Giving Evidence

Wk. of 11/27 : When we write a reflection based on a passage, we must give evidence using the text in that passage.  Make sure that you include sentence fragments and/or quotes that can be included to support the claims that you are making in your writing.   This can be very effective, so long as you don’t commit plagiarism.  It will make your writing more substantial, colorful, and impactful.

Giving Thanks

Week of November 20th As Thanksgiving approaches and we give our respective thanks for all we have, we also must remember that those thanks must be heartfelt and genuine, not because it’s the “right thing to do”, but because the more thankful and grateful we are, the more we will have to be grateful/thankful for.   For some reason, be it vibrational or cosmic or whatever you want to call it, positive things…

Report Cards – Wk. of November 6, 2017

Report cards came out last week.  That being said, they were only for the first quarter of the year.  If you/your child were/was happy with the grades, then let that serve as a motivator to continue working hard.  Even with straight A’s, there is ALWAYS room for improvement.  However, if you/your child were/was not happy with the grades, then let that also serve as a motivator to work hard and do…