Tuesday, October 5, 2010


Continue to explain Commonplace Books Assignment
Sample Commonplace Books assignment and accompanying article: "School Matters: Giving Parents Access to Teacher Ratings: What's There to Hide?"
Work in small groups on additional practice article: "Students Refuse to Give Up on Dream Act, Despite Latest Setback"

HW: Clip or print out a current event of your own choosing (published in the last 90 days) from a reputable news source (see links at side) and bring to class on Thursday. Write a summary (80-100 words) that includes the author's name and position--bring on Thursday with your article.

Read chapters 10 and 11 of Ragged Dick and write down a memorable quotation AND a discussion question OR comment for each chapter. Be prepared to discuss chapters 8-11 on Thursday.

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