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                                             Extra Credit Opportunities

 urTunes

Search your music library for a song that has the same theme (not subject) as a short story, poem, or novel that we have read.

Make a t-chart comparing them and/or write a paragraph explaining why you believe that they have the same message.  There should not be any grammatical errors. (5-15 pts.)

 

WWW (Wide World of Words) creation of the class of ‘15

Hear a vocabulary word being used on TV, on the radio, by a teacher, coach, or parent, etc. …write it down and turn it in for extra credit on Friday.

To get full credit you need the word, how it was used, where and when it was used, who used it, and an explanation of the context in which the word was used.

There should not be any grammatical errors. (2-4 points per word)

 

word-hoard 1.  a person's vocabulary (noun) extra credit idea suggested by Steven Brumbaugh, class of '19

Demonstrate your growing personal Word-hoard by using previous vocab words on your weekly vocab tests.  Mark them in your sentences with an asterick (*) and earn bonus points for your sentences.  (2-4 points per word, 1-5 words per week)

 

What is happening in the world

 Read and summarize one article from TweenTribune  or Newsela  each week to turn in on Friday.

 

What the future may hold

 Read and summarize one article from Futurism  each week to turn in on Friday.

 

Like to read?  Online books

http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/   

 

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