Welcome to our class!

Supplies for Creative Writing:
a notebook (composition book or spiral notebook) just for this class
either a 3 ring binder or an accordion file to keep your handouts
a flash drive or access to GoogleDocs
your imagination :)


Join our Padlet discussion about The Book Thief:
http://padlet.com/meganmenard/jirfidmxh8zx


The Book Thief Movie Trailer


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Reading Schedule

Day of the Week
Date
Class & Homework
Pages
Tuesday
3/8/16
23 pages
3-26
Thursday
3/10/16
35 pages
27-62
All week
Spring Break
50 pages
63-113
Monday
3/21/16
50 pages
113-163
Wednesday
3/23/16
50 pages
114-164
Friday
3/25/16
50 pages
164-214
Tuesday
3/29/16
50 pages
214-264
Thursday
3/31/16
50 pages
264-314
All week
Week of CMAS Math
100 pages
314-414
Monday
4/4/16
20 pages
414-434
Wednesday
4/6/16
50 pages
434-484
All week
Week of CMAS Literacy
66 pages
484-550
Tuesday
4/19/16
Watch The Book Thief
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Thursday
4/21/16
Watch The Book Thief
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Revising the Short Story - Narrative Writing



Dialogue Documents





Are you interested in entering a short story contest? Here is the information for the 8th annual Rocky Mountain PBS StoryMakers Contest for middle school students. The winners get to attend a very special all-day event with their families.

The link for contest details is: http://www.rmpbs.org/storymakers/. Paste the link in a new search to access the website.

If you visit the website, you will find a scoring rubric and links to read the winning stories from last year.

Here are the rules and information about the deadline: