*Membean (our vocabulary program) will be on-going. Minutes are due every Monday and quizzes/tests will be taken every three weeks on Tuesdays or Thursdays. User ID is student's first name_last name_memorial and password is student's student ID.

**Reading is on-going! You should be in a book EVERY day or night :)

***Need Help?
-Schedule tutorials with me-- Check your notes-- Look in your Lit book.-- Log in to No Red Ink for extra practice-- Use your grammar workbook-- Look it up on the internet!

Mrs. Handy's Technology Log

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

1.    Expository:
·       Read pg. 60 in Breakfast on Mars.
·       Respond to the prompt on the handout.  Write a full page.
·       Turn in when finished.
2.    Roots List #2: (Test is October 30th!!!)
·       Glue or tape this into your notebooks.
·       Begin making flashcards that are due Monday, October 22. 
3.    Outsiders Vocabulary:
·       Find the following vocabulary words in chapters 1, 2, and 3. 

        • Chapter 1: Quivering, Unfathomable, Savvy
        • Chapter 2: Roguishly, Incredulous, Nonchalantly
        • Chapter 3: Gallantly, Aloofness, Ornery, Elite, Dumfounded

·       Define the words using the definition that correlates with the use in the book, write the example from the book, and cite the page number.

        •  EXAMPLE:

·  Word- definition
·       “Example from book.” (pg. #)

4.    Finish reading/annotating Ch. 3:
·       Be ready to start chapter 4 on Wednesday!


  • Finish reading/annotating Ch. 3!!!

Monday, October 15, 2018

  1. Vignette
  2. Go over "Like Bookends" from last week
  3. AOW
  4. Grammar Review
  5. Outsiders
  • Membean

Friday, October 12, 2018

  1. Vignette
  2. Ted Talk
  3. Notebook Quiz
  4. Go over 9-weeks Test?
  5. AOW- SAR Review!
  6. Review The Outsiders Ch. 1/Annotating Review & Discussion
  7. Finish reading/annotating Ch. 2
  • Membean!
  • Finish reading/annotating Ch. 2

Thursday, October 11, 2018

  1. Quickwrite: Respond to the following question in your writing section.
    •  Think-About-It Thursday: If you could take a trip to anywhere in the world, where would you go, and why?
  2. Adverbs Practice on NoRedInk
  3. Adverbs Practice- you may use your notes!  Turn in to the sub when finished.
  4. Begin reading/annotating Ch. 2 of The Outsiders.
  • Membean!

Wednesday, October 10, 2018


  1. Vignette: Complete this as usual; we will check it when I return.                                      
  2. Adverbs Notes- glue or tape into your notebook!
  3. POW: "Like Bookends"-Complete a full analysis, and answer the question IN SAR format!  Turn in to sub when finished.
  4. Finish reading/annotating Ch. 1 of The Outsiders
  • Membean!
  • Finish reading/annotating Ch.1 of The Outsiders