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Ms. Petruff's Class

Book covers for Fantasy and Science Fiction.  Titles listed under image
Subject: 
English

Ms. Petruff's English Language Development Class

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Units of Study

Current Unit - Unit 5: Evaluating Choices (February-April)

  • In this unit, we are comparing books to movies and making judgments about who did it best!
  • Unit 5 Daily Slide Show
  • Homework: Reading 30 minutes/day; completing Whooo's Reading journals and quizzes (1/month)

Previous Units

  • Unit 4: Rendering the Traditional New (January-February)

    • In this unit, we are thinking about how authors take and use or change traditional texts to make new and exciting ones.
    • Unit 4 Daily Slide Show
    • Homework: Reading 30 minutes/day; completing Whooo's Reading journals and quizzes (1/month)
  • Unit 3: Conflicting Viewpoints

    • In this unit, we are conducting research on social media and will engage in a debate on whether or not social media has a positive or negative effect on people.  We will then use this information to compose an editorial arguing for or against social media.
    • Unit 3 Daily Slide Show
  • Unit 2: Structuring Meaning

    • Unit 2 Daily Slide Show
  • Unit 1: Developing and Reflecting in Narratives

    • Unit 1 Daily Agenda Slide Show - If you weren't in class, look here to see what you missed!
    • Reading Homework Assignments (click HERE if you need the assignment sheet)
      • Daily homework: Read 20-30 minutes each night
      • Reading Homework sheets are due every Wednesday

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