January 26th – January 30th

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.

Monday/ Tuesday:

  • Chapters 17-21 Quiz
  • Persuasive Essay (worth 35% of your grade)

Handouts & Notes: N/A

Wednesday/ Thursday:

  • Revising & Editing Warm Up
  • Reading Comprehension Quiz

Handouts & Notes: ALWG Controversy Article


  • 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

Late Assignments:  If you missed the quiz this week, sign up for FIT.