7th Gr. Short Stories
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Online version of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens
This is the video that we watched in class on Mon., Nov. 28
Edgar Allan Poe
This is the video that we watched in class on Monday, November 28
The Adventure of the Speckled Band
Movie: The Final Problem
Our movie serves two purposes: 1) comparing the cinematic version with Doyle's text, and 2) providing rich characterization tools with the visualization of Holmes, Watson, and Moriarty. After reading the story, watch the video., Complete the characterization table posted under CIA Plans & Files.
This is a great link for practicing your moves :)
Remember that if you wish to play during school hours, please be sure to ask your teacher first :)
Visit our Onslow County AIG symbaloo for chess!
There is a plethora of resources here; enjoy!!
Onslow County's Chess Channel
Please check out our chess channel on eduvision, choose the “chess channel” on the eduvision site. I have posted two videos in the Chess Strategies series, I will be posting more this week and then I will continue on a weekly basis. I hope you find them helpful; they are designed as short lessons.
Google Lit Trips
Night by Elie Wiesel
Go to this link and then click "download" at the upper right-hand corner.
Greek and Roman Mythology
Here's the link for creating your virtual museum of Greek and Roman gods and goddesses.
This is another option to the Museum Box website. Instead of designing sides of your boxes, this website allows you create virtual rooms in which to display your work.
EOG Practice Tests
Sept. 19 HW
Flipped Classroom! Watch this 3 minute video for HW tonight. You will be prepared for our work in class tomorrow, Sept. 20.
Sept 24 HW: Cinquain
eBook Version of "The Good Earth"
eBook "The Good Earth"
Forgot your novel? You can read the eBook on your laptop.
"All Summer in a Day"
Here's your link for the story for "All Summer in a Day" by Ray Bradbury
"Rikki Tikki Tavi"
If the link does not work, go to CIA Plans & Files and open the text.
Gr. 8 Flipped Video Mon., Oct. 22
Mon., Oct. 22
Elements of Non-fiction
"Face of War"
Great resources here for students and parents!
TIER III Projects
MB's Smilebox :)
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Full text of the story
This is a link to the full text of the short story, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, by James Thurber.
Edgar Allan Poe
Audio and text of "The Cask of Amontillado"
This link contains and audio file as well as the text of the story. You may follow along with the eBook or the text.
Link to Poe's Bio
You can use this link to start completing the notes for Edgar Allan Poe's Bio (this is our activity for class on Tuesday, 1/28 - just in case we have snow, you'll know )
An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge by Ambrose Bierce
A Change in Direction
Here's a great example of a paradox, too!
Interactive Timeline Tool
Use this digital tool from READ WRITE THINK to create an interactive timeline of Shakespeare's life.