Signature Page (due August 24) - See link to the disclosure document on the right.
Bucket List (August 28) - Students write a bucket list to showcase a little of their personality.
Encyclopedia (September 1) - Students write an entry for our Encyclopedia of a Junior High Life. See link to the right.
Friendship Story (September 8) - Students write their own short story about friendship. One page. See details to the right.
Notebook 1 (September 8) - Entries 1-5. See Schedule page for details.
Ordinary Poem (September 14) - In their notebook as Entry 8, students write four short poems (min. 5 lines each) about ordinary things they see in their lives, capturing a moment or an object in the reader's mind. They then pick their best one and rewrite it on a blank white paper, "dolling it up" with color/pictures for display in the classroom.
Symbol Story (September 18) - See link to the right.
Vocabulary Poker (September 22) - See link to the right. Come see Nelson for the words from the Vocab Deck of cards.
Wedding Puzzle (September 26) - See link to the right.
Movie Scene (October 6) - Narrate a favorite scene from a movie or TV show. Use action, description, and dialogue, and avoid simply summarizing. At least one page, double-spaced if typed.