Friday, September 23, 2011

9/23/11 HOMEWORK: Revise Final Drafts with Peer Feedback

@TottenEnglish: Typed Final Draft of 5 Paragraph Essay from the Writing Prompt Above Due MONDAY!! No comp/printer? Follow the formal writing standards in the tab above.

Post comments below, text, or mention @eltotten on twitter if you have questions!

Thursday, September 22, 2011

What's an effective "meatball"?

*Took me almost 1 1/2hrs to finish. Post a comment or mention @eltotten on twitter with your questions.*


Effective Meatball Final Draft

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

9/19/2011: "There Will Be Soft Rains" - All assignments due 9/21/2011

Totten Sub Plan

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Theme Revisited: Pd. 1 & 3 Homework

Practice identifying theme using the higher level thinking and vocabulary I demonstrated in class. Be prepared to share your thoughts, triumphs, and difficulties. Call or Text me if you need to... GOOD LUCK! 

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Theme Revisted

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Harrison Bergeron Post Test on Thursday!

Re-Read The Story!!

Here's what you need to study:

Character Traits 
Active Reading Strategies
5 Elements of Fiction : How to identify, evidence from the story
Making Inferences & Identifying Theme
Comprehension & Details from the Story

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Thursday, September 1, 2011

How To Post A Great Comment!

Posting Comments



In order to preserve your personal privacy and safety it is important that the following procedures are followed when posting comments:
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  • Never post any personal information
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  • Use proper English
  • Refrain from using text language and shortcuts
  • Respect other opinions and use sentence starters such as, I respectfully disagree, you make a good point, I support…………