December 20, 2011
Yesterday and today all students finished their final group meetings for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. All journal responses are due today. Students will be asked to stay at lunch or after school until these assignments are handed in. Tomorrow and Thursday we will be viewing both version of the movie and students will be expected to participate in a class discussion of the similarities and differences between these versions and the novel.
December 15, 2011
Today Group B had a group meeting on chapters 25-27. Groups C & A will be meeting tomorrow regarding chapters 22-24. Their reading responses for these chapters are due tomorrow too.
December 14, 2011
Today Groups A & C both had group meetings on chapters 19-21. Group B will be having a group meeting tomorrow for chapters 25-27. Their journal responses for these chapters are also due tomorrow. Any students who are not up to date in their journal responses as of Thursday will be expected to stay for Homework club on Thursday.
December 13, 2011
Today students in Group B had a group meeting for chapters 22-24. Groups A & C will be having group meetings for chapters 19-21 tomorrow. Their journal responses for these chapters are also due tomorrow. Any students who are not up to date in their journal responses as of Thursday will be expected to stay for Homework club on Thursday.
December 12, 2011
Each group had a group meeting today and discussed their assigned chapters. Group B has a group meeting tomorrow in which Chapters 22-24 are due with their next reading response.
December 9, 2011
Today students in Group A and C had group meetings about chapters 13-15. All groups are having meetings for Chapters 16-18 on Monday, and Group B will be discussing chapters 19-21 as well.
December 8, 2011
Yesterday students had a substitute and worked on their journal responses. Students in Groups A and C will be having meetings tomorrow for Chapters 13-15 and their journal responses for these chapters are due tomorrow. Students in Group B will be having a meeting on Monday about Chapters 16-18 and 19-21. Both journal responses for these chapters will be due Monday. Students will have class time tomorrow to work on these responses.
December 5, 2011
Today Groups A & C had group meetings about chapters 7-9. Tomorrow all 3 groups will be having meetings. Group B will be meeting about chapters 13-15, and Groups A & C will be meeting about chapters 10-12. The corresponding journal responses are due tomorrow as well.
December 2, 2011
Students have been meeting in their groups to discuss the chapters and ask questions of their group members to gain a deeper understanding of the novel. Groups A & C will be meeting on Monday and Group B will be meeting on Tuesday. Group A & C have journals responses due for Chapters 7 - 9 on Monday and Group B has journal responses for Chapters 10-12 due on Monday, and Chapters 13-15 due on Tuesday.