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Monday, October 16

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    videos for word-maps:
    vocabulary from "The Landlady"
    facade:
    rapacious:

    vocabulary words from "The Open Window"
    Self-possessed word-map from Hannah Reimer on Vimeo.
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    futile
    imprudent
    blank word-map:
    {BlankWM.pdf}
    videos for word-maps:
    vocabulary from "The Landlady"
    vocabulary words from "The Open Window"
    Self-possessed word-map from Hannah Reimer on Vimeo.
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Wednesday, September 13

  1. page Literary Devices edited ... Create a lesson to teach a 5th grader. Use them in your writing (or create your own examples…
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    Create a lesson to teach a 5th grader.
    Use them in your writing (or create your own examples) of the 8 terms.
    Roberto, The Insect Architect by Nina Laden read aloud
    PUNS galore!
    Resources for the quiz
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    10:06 am

Thursday, September 7

  1. page Literary Devices edited {katyhamm-awesome-an-editors-eye-grammar-2.jpeg} There are 16 literary devices that repeatedly…
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    There are 16 literary devices that repeatedly appear in the literature we read this year.
    They help make writing more interesting, unique, vivid or humorous.
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    2. recognize them when you come across them
    3. be able to incorporate some of them into your own writing
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    Resources for the quiz
    Literary
    Literary Devices Project
    STEP 1: Watch ALL FIVE, that means all 5, of the video clips below.
    The 16 Literary Devices that you need to understand and be able to identify are explained in multiple video clips below.
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    Use them in your writing (or create your own examples) of the 8 terms.
    PUNS galore!
    Resources for the quiz
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    found by John P.
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  2. page Literary Devices edited ... {katyhamm-awesome-an-editors-eye-grammar-2.jpeg} Resources for the quiz Literary Devices H…
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    Resources for the quiz
    Literary Devices HUNT
    STEP
    Project
    STEP
    1: TheWatch ALL FIVE, that means all 5, of the video clips below.
    The
    16 Literary
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    clips below. Watch
    Watch
    each part
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    each link. Fill-in
    Fill-in
    the blanks
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    be downloaded here:
    {LitDevicesHunt_NotesWBlanks.docx}
    on MyUSM.
    Fill-in all the blanks for all 16 terms.

    VIDEO CLIPS:
    alliteration, allusion, cliche
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    onomatopoeia, oxymoron, personification
    pun, simile, symbol
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    you understand fully,very well, and go
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    them. Write oneyour own example of that lit device in the blank spot under threethe definition on your packet. Choose 3 different devices.
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    examples on thisthe handout right
    STEP 3: Circle or star three or four terms that seem a bit complicated or confusing to you. If none are confusing, you may skip this step, but try to identify at least one or two terms that are a bit harder to understand than the others.
    STEP 4: Choose 8 terms that you want to work on and eventually master.
    STEPList them on your packet in the numbered spaces provided.
    STEP
    5: (DONE in class)IN CLASS)
    Visit each of the stations in class to:
    Research your 8 terms.
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    the 8 terms.terms in picture books or songs or poems.
    Create study aid(s) to help you learn the 8 terms (both paper and electronic aids).
    Create a lesson to teach a 5th grader.
    Use them in your writing (or create your own examples) of the 8 terms.
    PUNS galore!
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    11:23 am

Saturday, August 26

  1. page Racism and Dehumanization edited Videos and articles on race, culture and IDENTITY from CNN Segregation in Chicago Islamaphobia …
    Videos and articles on race, culture and IDENTITY from CNN
    Segregation in Chicago
    Islamaphobia in the U.S.
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Tuesday, May 30

  1. page Cumulative Vocabulary Test edited ... Quizlet link from Caroline all words and synonyms definitions, synonyms and antonyms from D…
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    Quizlet link from Caroline
    all words and synonyms
    definitions, synonyms and antonyms from Divya
    62 words total:
    literary devices
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Tuesday, May 23

  1. page Cumulative Vocabulary Test edited ... Quizlet link from Caroline all words and synonyms 66 62 words total: literary devices s…
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    Quizlet link from Caroline
    all words and synonyms
    6662 words total:
    literary devices
    short stories
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Sunday, May 21

  1. page Cumulative Vocabulary Test edited Practice test ANSWER KEYS Quizlet link from Caroline ... and synonyms and antonyms 66 words …
    Practice test ANSWER KEYS
    Quizlet link from Caroline
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    and synonyms and antonyms
    66 words total:
    literary devices
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    Practice test ANSWER KEYS
    Quizlet link from Caroline
    all words and synonyms and antonyms
    66 words total:
    literary devices
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