February 2nd – 7th

Note: If you’ve missed class, remember the book is available here in PDF format: A Long Way Gone_ Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by Ishmael Beah. You need to be caught up by the time you return to class.


  • Compound Comma Warm Up
  • A Long Way Gone Review Activity
  • Socratic Seminar Practice

Handouts & Notes:  ALWG Controversy ArticleALWG Review DayA Long Way Gone Socratic Seminar Practice

Tuesday/ Wednesday:

  • Unit Test on A Long Way Gone (worth 30% of your grade)
  • Preparation for Socratic Seminar (quiz grade)

Handouts & Notes: A Long Way Gone Unit Test Study GuideSocractic Seminar Packet Word Version

Thursday/ Friday:

  • Compound Comma Warm Up
  • A Long Way Gone Socratic Seminar Discussion

Handouts & Notes:  Socractic Seminar Packet Word Version

Late Assignments:  If you missed the test this week or the essay last week, sign up for FIT.