Draw up a Venn diagram and show the differences and similarities between Samayai’s life in Brooks Park and her life with Uncle Raymond. Note things like the different living conditions, her attitude, her thoughts, and try to show how she changed after leaving Brooks Park. This is not extra credit for 6th period, but does need… Continue reading A Different Venn Diagram — Extra Credit
Read the following meme and then write a half-page explanation of what it means. You need to use a dictionary and define them.
Real-life cyber pirates have stolen the most recent film Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, and are holding the movie for ransom. If Disney, the producers of the movie, do not pay the ransom, the pirates will release the movie online for people to watch for free. You can read the full… Continue reading Pirates Steal Pirates of the Caribbean — EXTRA Credit
Given that most of us have finished reading Freak The Mighty, what are things you would like to change about the story? Use your imagination and write about the changes you would make to the story. For those who have not finished reading, do the same with what you know about the story. To get… Continue reading Changing Freak the Mighty — Make Up Work 5/5
Yes, you can work on it at home. Borrow a book from Mr. Hammons and read through chapters 22, 23, 24, & 25, for the following: ■The setting, both the time and the place. (Yellow Card) ■The main characters and their character traits. Also, look for things that they say and do that reveal their… Continue reading Freak The Mighty Life-Size Plot Diagram EXTRA Credit
We have just finished taking our STAAR tests. Write a full-page about what you think the benefits of the test might be. You can also write about how you think your education could be improved so that you perform better on the tests. You need to really give this some thought. Think about why you… Continue reading STAAR Thoughts Make-up Grade 5/12
READ THE FOLLOWING article and then answer the questions at the bottom. Please use correct punctuation. Teenagers who smoke cannabis damage their brains for LIFE and may be more likely to develop schizophrenia U.S. study found that mice exposed to even small doses of marijuana for 20 days suffered lasting brain damage into adulthood Results… Continue reading Is Marijuana Really Safe?