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Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

“Before everything else, getting ready is the secret to success.” –Henry Ford As a method of getting ready, we had the first …

Monday, September 24th, 2012 Recap

*Edited After completing the quizzes on gerunds and prepositions (which took up a majority of the class period), we broke down the …

Friday, September 14th, 2012 Recap

Friday brought the completion of our discussion of thesis statements, hooks, and how to use them to build a strong introduction paragraph.  We …

Thursday, September 13th, Reviewed

On Thursday we included more practice with getting an introductory paragraph started.  The students had the opportunity to use the 3-Sentence Introduction …

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

On Tuesday, the 10th Patriot Day, we continued our discussion of gerunds and thesis statements.  After practice changing verbs into gerunds, the students had …

Monday September 10th, 2012

This Monday we learned about gerunds. They sound daunting but they really are just words that end in -ing. Verb+ing=gerund We also …