Monthly Archives: August 2013

Rikki-Tikki Tavi, Elements of Plot, and Plot Diagrams, Oh MY…

        The 7th and 8th graders recently read the story Rikki-Tikki-Tavi  by Rudyard Kipling.  We discussed each character in depth.  The students learned all five elements of a plot, and then they worked in groups to answer some … Continue reading

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Read, Reflect, Share

Today we discussed the book Wonder in our 6th grade class.  Please respond to the following statement.  Use proper grammar, spelling, and punctuation. 6th Grade Explain in your own words what you think the 3rd precept means.  “Have no friends not … Continue reading

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I Wonder About Wonder

      We all read the book Wonder this summer. ·What do you think of the line ‘Don’t judge a boy by his face’ which appears on the back cover of the book? ·Did this affect how much you wanted … Continue reading

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