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      Welcome to Mr. Kabodian's English Classes' wiki pages 

 

We are MacDonald Middle School Junior Trojans.

We value Respect, Responsibility, and Relationships!

 

   

 

Tonight's Homework (for past homework, click here)

Wednesday, June 6

  • Watch the end of the movie, Wonder Woman

    • Treat

    • Finish the Hero’s Journey note sheet and turn it in

      • Complete all three columns, 27 points

  • Take a walk

  • Begin The Truman Show tomorrow

 

 

 

We watched this excellent video on the topic of Hero's Journey:

Hero’s Myth video

 

 

 

Handouts and other documents/links:

Literature Group resources

The Great American Read - a great summer activity and challenge

People are more than 'awesome'

The Giver audio by chapter

11 Times the Jetsons Predicted the Future

Science Fiction stuff (including some of the stories)

Research Project Packet 2018 Revised AK.pdf

Career Information Report.doc

Career Interview and Values.pdf

Using the Right Word.doc

Poems, info., and assignment.pdf

Your wiki page and your portfolio grade

Conversation about how we can protest through poetry

Multiple Intelligences Self-Assessment

Free IQ test

Text to speech reader

PSA.pdf

ProCon.org

How NOT to Plagiarize video

Persuasive Writing packets  (use the Download tab)

Fun Page

Walk_Two_Moons_Essay_Choices.doc 

What Does America Stand For? Video of teens’ thoughts

Famous Quote links: BrainyquoteForbes top 100 quotes; and Shmoop

Messages from the past and  Class of 2023 Messages

The Little Horse is NewlY by ee cummings

Inspiration Assignment.pdf

The Joy of Reading and Writing: Superman and Me by Sherman Alexie

Take in the State Fair by Garrison Keillor

Book Review Tips and examples of Book Reviews 

Complete Sentences and Topic Sentences handout 

Our First Wiki Assignment 

Our Book of Choice assignment

  

  

 

 

Many thanks to Dennis Hinrichsen and Grace Carras for visiting our classes and sharing their poetry and time with us!


 

  

 

 

 

 

Student work highlighted 

Some of the best poems from each hour:

1st

Evie

Max

 

2nd 

Meera

 

5th 

Elijah V 

Elijah L 

Anna D 

Alex 

Dalen

 

Examples of introduction paragraphs for Persuasive essays:

David and his conclusion

Halle, her conclusion, and her PSA

Hadiya and her PSA

Sarah and her PSA

Laura (works cited example) and her PSA

Jillian and friends PSA

Joe and friends PSA

Zora’s conclusion

 

Bibliography example: for books (below)

 

 

 

 

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Bibliography example: for websites (below)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Visit The Future of Education

 

 

 

 
   
 

 

 

 

 


 The Giver

 

Chapter…by this date…pgs.

  2-4         Thur., 3/10        20

  5-6          Fri., 3/11        15

  7-9       Mon. 3/14           20

 10-11  Tu/W, 3/15/16     15

 12-13   W/Th., 3/16/17    19

 14-18     Tue., 3/22         34

 19-20     Wed., 3/23        16

 21-23     Thur., 3/24       

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