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Word Within the Word Ideas questions are due Tuesday, October 28th. 

The Word Within the Word list 3 of 50 stems is Wednesday, Nov. 5. Be sure to study all of the stems you have learned! 

Prepare for the Grammar Independent Study post-test on Thursday, October 23rd. What sections of your pre-test showed the need for more attention? Review your Grammar Independent Study packet!

"Sound of Thunder" vocabulary test is Monday, October 27th. Be able to apply the meanings of the words to answer the questions. 

Begin reading and annotating your author autobiography. Follow these guidelines carefully to plan your work:

By Wednesday, October 29th: Read and annotate one-third of your book to be ready for your first group discussion.

By Wednesday, November 5th: Complete two-thirds of your autobiography for your second group discussion. 

By Tuesday, November 11th: FINISH reading and annotating your autobiography for your final group discusssion.

We will have computers and dedicated time to write your Analysis I on November 12th and 13th; it is due on November 14th.
 
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For Tuesday, October 21st: Complete workbook p. 24. 

For Wednesday, October 22nd: Workbook pages 25 and 26.

Stiudents who scored 14 points or less on the subject pronoun and "ser" quiz may take anoter small quiz to improve their scores WEDNESDAY, October 22nd at 7:30 am.

For Friday, October 24th: Know what famous person or character (novel, cartoon, movie, super hero or fairy tale) you and your partner are writing about.

Friday and Monday are in-class workdays. Laptops will be available Monday to create your final copy, which is due at the beginning of class on Tuesday, October 29th. Use the assignment description and rubric to create your description.