I hope that everyone had a fun and safe summer. I am excited to be your teacher and I look forward to new challenges and learning experiences. The blog will be our primary tool for communication between school and home, and place to check in for reminders, assignments, and events happening in the classroom and at the … Read more
In your journal, answer the following questions: What types of text do you prefer to read? Do you have a favorite story that you have read/listened to? List some of the strategies that you use before, during and after reading. Is writing a challenge for you? Do you have difficulty generating ideas? Organizing your writing? … Read more
Here is a list of the books we are currently reading in class: Nathan R: The book I am currently reading is Twilight, by Stephanie Meyer. It is about Bella Thorne, a teenager who falls in love with a vampire. Nathan T: Book title, The Annotated Sword of Shannara. Author, Terry Brooks. Book description. The … Read more
Before we get started on the course, I would like to have a better idea of our writing strengths and challenges. Complete the following writing activities: Short Paragraph What was your favourite movie/TV show as a child? Use specific details to explain. Opinion Piece In 3-5 paragraphs answer, respond to the topic: It is important … Read more
If you took one-tenth the energy you put into complaining and applied it to solving the problem, you’d be surprised by how well things can work out… Complaining does not work as a strategy. We all have finite time and energy. Any time we spend whining is unlikely to help us achieve our goals. And … Read more
Our secondary O&M student of the month has recently demonstrated the ability to plan in advance for route travel. As he works towards the goal of earning an off-campus pass, he has combined soliciting aid skills with knowledge of public transit to arrive at destinations of his choice, with minimal assistance. The winner this month is Joseph R. Congratulations!
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Welcome to ENG4C! Throughout the semester will be contributing to journals. Sometimes I will provide you with prompts, sometimes I will ask you to reflect on something we have read or watched or sometimes I will give you the opportunity to write about anything that you want. In your ENG4C folder, create a document call … Read more
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