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BRISTOL and LIVERPOOL - MIDDLE SCHOOL        BLOCK 5 FINAL GRADES

http://www.mediafire.com/?65ovol1xq639ub6 - Bristol

http://www.mediafire.com/?ac6yk72zn2vs6ws - Liverpool

oxford - your grades are on your specific  group section


ALL MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS -

HERE IS THE LINK SO YOU MAY DOWNLOAD THE WORKSHEET FOR THE MOVIE. 

THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PYJAMAS

http://www.mediafire.com/?icu9xuau81cem4a   -  striped pijama

 

DUE DATE:  2 DAYS AFTER FINISHING THE MOVIE

ALL STUDENTS:     Blog Updates

As of today all the blogs are up to date. 

ALL STUDENTS EXTRA CREDIT BLOCK 5

This project is available to all English Students for extra credit on your final grade for block V as long  as you  have met the 80% requirement for learning activities completed. 

REQUIREMENTS

1. You may visit up to 3 of the following 6 museums

2. You must turn in the ticket stub.

3. You must take pictures inside and outside of the museum and  present them  in a PPT presentation.  (1 PPT per museum if you choose to do more than one).

4. You will record over the images describing or comparing the artwork you see ticket stub attached to  the report.

5. You will burn 1 CD with all of the presentations (if you choose to do more than one).

5. This project will be worth .5 for each museum visited.  

ACCEPTABLE MUSEUMS FOR THIS ACTIVITY

1. Frida Kahlo's House  - Coyoacan       

2. Diego Rivera's Studio - Coyoacan

3. The Leon Trosky Museum  - Coyoacan  

4. Dolores Olmedo House - Xochimilco

5. The National Palace - Zocalo

6. The Secretary of Public Education Building

                                                                                                                     

ALL STUDENTS - MIDDLE SCHOOL              BLOCK 4 GRADES

HERE ARE THE LINKS FOR YOUR BLOCK 4 GRADES.

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR DOUBTS ABOUT THE GRADES REGISTERED PLEASE EMAIL ME TO YOUR CLASS EMAIL.

http://www.mediafire.com/download.php?51qjvjfsa2uh1i0 - bristol

http://www.mediafire.com/download.php?1r2zt6yru2z9ajb - liverpool

http://www.mediafire.com/download.php?u2ddlwxyodowtdf  -oxford

 

See you all on Wednesday... hope you are enjoyiing your long weekend....  

ALL STUDENTS - BLOCK 4 brain teaser

The extra credit brainteaser is up on the blog in its corresponding section..

Remember only the first five students from each group that turn it in will have the opportunity to obtain the extra credit.

ALL STUDENTS

As everyone knows next Wednesday February 22nd, the Mexico delegation will be heading out for the IX MUN in Queretaro. Thursday and Friday there will be no school, however you will be responsible for work that will be left by several of your professors.

English:  esch group will be responsible for a workload equivalent to (2) two hours.

Your specific assigments are detailed in your group section here on the blog.

The due date for everyone not attending MUN is Monday February 27th, 2012.

********* REMINDER: FAILURE TO DELIVER COMPLETED ASSIGNMENTS WILL EQUAL MINUS 2 POINTS FROM YOUR FINAL BLOCK 4 GRADE *************

STUDENTS ATTENDING MUN:  For those students that will be attending MUN,  you are welcome to complete the 2 assignments for your group and turn into me by Thursday March 1st for extra credit.  THIS IS OPTIONAL

ALL MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS

 I will be picking up all notebooks on Friday 01/20/12. please make sure that your coversheets are signed and that you have all note and exercises completed through Wednesday 01/18/12.

HG Wells students

Please make sure that you turn in your student book and reading book so that I may grade all work done through Wednesday 01/18/12.  Please give to Alex and he will collect and place in the teachers' lounge.

MUN Students

Please check the MUN section for updates on topic and country assignments.

Draft due: Thursday January 12th, 2012

ALL STUDENTS

The extra credit brainteaser is up on the blog in its corresponding section..

Remember only the first five students from each group that turn it in will have the opportunity to obtain the extra credit.

ALL STUDENTS - THOR WORKSHEET

All students in my groups and students from Miss Gaby's 2nd grade group are responsible for downloading, printing and completing the attached worksheet for the movie Thor.

DUE DATE:  Bristol - Thursday 01/12

                       Liverpool - Friday 01/13

                       Oxford -      Thursay 01/12

 

thor activity sheet.docx

www.megaupload.com/?d=7BHRGKBV
 

WELCOME TO BLOCK 3 and Semester 2

Hoping everyone had an excellent holiday and you are all rested and ready to return to work with renewed energy and focus. 

This block / partial will focus on reinforcing the many skills you already possess and introducing some techniques and stratagies to improve your fluency.

Let's make this a great 2012 !!!!

BLOCK 2 GRADES - ALL GROUPS

Attached are the addresses to review the class record for your groups.

 

ALL ENGLISH STUDENTS - SOUL SURFER ACTIVITY

Hey guys,

 I hope you all enjoyed the movie and each of you take  away a valuable life lesson, just like Bethany you all can do whatever you set your mind to do.  SImply remember you have to have FAITH.

Please download the following activity, complete and give to your specific English teacher.

http://www.megaupload.com/?d=VRNBPPY5

 

Discussion Topic week 10/17/11- 10/21/11

This week's topic has been uploaded in the FORUM section, remember you have until Friday 10/21/11 to  post your comments.

 

Discussion Topic week 09/05/11- 09/09/11

This week's topic has been uploaded in the FORUM section, remember you have until Friday 09/09/11 to  post your comments.


DISCUSSION FORUM

This year we will continue with our weekly discussions in the FORUM  section of the site.  For my new students, this section will have a different ethical or moral dilemma every week that you as students will upload comments.  It is a standing weekly homework assignment for all my groups, the topic is available on Monday and you will have until Friday to add you comment.  

I do not grade your opinion, however I do grade gramatical accuracy. 

Every week from each group I will choose the comment that meets the following criteria as the comment of the week, and that student will receive .2 towards their block / partial exam. 

CRITERIA:

              WRITTEN WITH IN THE ASSIGNED WEEK

              GRAMMATICALLY CORRECT 

               ANSWERS ALL THE ELEMENTS OF THE DILEMMA

               DEMONSTRATE CRITICAL THINKING

                                                                                                         

WELCOME TO SCHOOL YEAR 2011-2012

Welcome back to all my students. I hope you all had an excellent summer and are ready to buckle down and have and excellent school year.  

 I hope to challenge you this year with activities that will be thought provoking as well as entertaining. 

Please remember to check you own sections for projects, homework assignments and general information that is specific to your group.