Students completed work on their collage wrapping up the last of the class time for work on this project. Collages are due tomorrow.
Students completed a survey today for the government of Alberta called "OurSchool Survey". We continued work on our collages with the limited time remaining. Due to the survey, we will continue work on our collage project tomorrow in class and move the due date for this project to Wednesday.
We worked on our collage projects today. Students will have some time on Monday to finish up. Collages are due Tuesday February 28th.
We worked on our collage project for "Path of Our Sorrows" or "Ride Forever". We will complete work on these tomorrow in class. The project is due for Tuesday.
We completed our viewing of music videos and analyzed the imagery that accompanied the song lyrics in both samples. We began our analysis of two poems that we will design a visual accompaniment for in the form of a collage.
We began our media studies unit today and analyzed the music video "Video Killed the Radio Star". Classic.
We completed our final essay today and handed in one of three. Some students may hand in their final selection for grading tomorrow at the beginning of class if they did not do so today in class. We reviewed AR reading goals and identified how many points are needed to reach individual goals by March 17th.
We completed our final essay of the unit and began revision and editing. We will put the finishing polish to one of our three essays tomorrow in class and submit it for final assessment. Students may select the essay they feel is their strongest and will have an opportunity to revise and edit this selection in class tomorrow prior to printing. Good work everyone. I am proud of the confidence you achieved during this writing unit.
We challenged ourselves today to compete the majority of a five paragraph essay in one class period. Students were diligent responding to the prompt. We will finish this final essay tomorrow. Well done.
We completed our personal response essay from last day and used some time to revise and edit. Students in 8-1 began planning their final essay of the unit. Both classes will be writing this personal response essay tomorrow in class.
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