Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Current Events Reflections

Students, as you complete your current events summaries, keep the following in mind:

  • Name the article title and publication in your summary.  Example:  "Travel Team", and article in the Marysville Gazzette, tells about the Marysville Lacrosse team and their recent wins on the road.
  • Be sure to write in third person throughout the summary.
  • Be prepared to share you article with the class.

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Military Mascots

Many of you were wanting to learn more about military mascots, so here are a few sites you might want to check out...

Coast Guard Mascots

Army Mascots

Monday, April 16, 2012

OAA Practice

It's that time of year to start thinking about testing and how we approach it as a genre.  There are strategies that  can help you be more successful.  The link below will help give you some extra practice and let you know what the OAA will look like and what kinds of questions you might see on the test.  Let me know what you think!