This week, we spent a lot of time researching and writing! We are doing two things in the 6th and 7th grades right now: writing novel response essays about themes and researching for the history projects. 267 more words
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This week, in sixth and seventh grade, we finished our novel projects– both individual, mini assignments ranging from poetry to movie trailers and back through text messages and language techniques and group projects taking popular board games and reinventing them as “novel games”– Clue with all the different locations from Liesel’s life in… 318 more words
A week of drafting, editing, novel games, silly Shakespeare, research, wrapping up, and pi!
Sixth and seventh graders are working on their final copies of their memoirs– adding sensory and specific details and making sure that they are “showing, not telling” about their experiences. 273 more words