- Students should still be reading independently during their spare time – the equivalent of 20 minutes daily.
- In class, pre-service teacher Ms. Louise Gullander has been moving the students through some introduction to drama. Over the next couple of days their are screening the film What is Eating Gilbert Grape, and will be working on a written critique/analysis of it for next week.
- We began a class novel study for the novel Shattered by Eric Walters. So far, students should have completed the anticipation guide and probable passage activities – on the English 431 page, and a paragraph response for the movie The Pursuit of Happyness – What comment does the movie make about what it means to be human?