English Assignment for September 16, 2013

posted Sep 12, 2013, 4:31 AM by mister maxim   [ updated Sep 16, 2013, 8:35 AM ]
In class so far, we've read page 1-12 of Frindle, by Andrew Clements. Here's a quick summary of what we've read so far...

Fifth grader Nick Allen knows just how to make school more cool. In third grade, he transformed Miss Deaver's room into a tropical paradise with some paper palm trees and a sandy beach. In fourth grade, he taught his classmates to mimic the high-pitched calls of blackbirds. But now, in fifth grade, he's come up with his most ingenious idea yet

To use a direct quotations to support your answers.

Today's assignment
In class today, you will have the following assignment...
  1. Read pages 13-24 in Frindle.
  2. Complete the Menu Activity at this link.
Example of what's expected
Each question on the "menu activity" is a short answer question. Here's an example of what your answers should look like in order to get full credit. 

What you will be graded on
  1. You need to have at least 4 points worth of answers
  2. You answers should include at least one direct quotation.
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