Literature Connections 8
Welcome to Literature Connections! Check this page regularly for assignments, information about class, and extra copies of documents/instruction sheets.

Homework: 

Week of 1/30-2/3 
Due 1/31: Read Upfront magazine article on pg. 6-7, respond to the following questions
1) How has fake news affected our country so far? 
2) What are the consequences of people being exposed to fake news? 
3) In 5-8 sentences, relate fake news to Nazi propaganda

Week of 12/12-12/16
Due 12/16: IR project (with Notice & Note strategies) 
Due 12/16: Holocaust slideshare worksheet. Slideshare found here http://www.slideshare.net/gherm6/holocaust-summary-for-middle-school-students 

Week of 11/21-11/23

Due 11/22: Permission slip for trip to Museum of Jewish Heritage. NO LATE PERMISSION SLIPS ACCEPTED 

Week of 10/17-10/21
Due 10/17: read chapter 5 of The Outsiders and complete response questions 
Due 10/18: Complete paragraph on the bottom of "Nothing Gold Can Stay" poem analysis 
Due 10/20: noredink.com assignment for nouns/pronouns 
Class code: 4hdxhe83

Week of 10/10-10/14

See next week for due dates 

Week of 10/5-10/7 
Due 10/7: Finish reading chapter 4 of The Outsiders

Week of 9-19-9/23
Due 9/22: Chapter 2 questions (#1-2 only) 
Due 9/21: Finish reading chapter 1 of The Outsiders
Due 9/20: Write sentences for The Outsiders vocabulary chapters 1-2

Week of 9/12-9/16
Due 9/14: Share summer reading notes on google drive at kkrych@fairlawnsds.org 

Due 9/14: Visit one (or both!) of the two websites below and write 10+ facts you learn about life in the 1960's 

Defining Moments of the 1960s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q4GtCc2Z6NI


John Green’s Crash Course of the 1960s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lkXFb1sMa38



Week of 9/6-9/9
Due Thursday, 9/8: Bring all supplies to class (1 1/2 inch binder, paper, 4 dividers, pens/pencils)

Due Friday, 9/9: Summer reading assignment due in class or via google docs. ALL assignments must be typed and share with me at kkrych@fairlawnsds.org by Wednesday, 9/14.