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Welcome to Burzi-Poole Online School

Watch the Video Below BEFORE starting this week's featured class

TODAY'S

SCHEDULE

CHOOSE ONE QUICK WRITE AND COMPLETE

Choose one quick write from the slides and complete it in your notebook or on your Google Doc.

COMPLETE READING LESSON FIFTEEN

Watch the VIDEO FIRST. Next, click on the green button below the video and complete the assignment. Turn into Google Classroom when done.

LEARN SOMETHING NEW

EXPLORE THE VIDEOS AND HAVE FUN!

FLIPGRID Quick Write

One FlipGrid Recording

Each Week

Write ONE Quick Write per day, BUT only record ONE Flip Grid reading per week.

Featured WRITING Class

How to Write an RST Essay

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WRITING CLASS

LESSON ONE

Today you will be introduced to your RST ESSAY topic for the week.

  1. AFTER you watch the video lesson, GO TO the assignment by clicking the button below.
  2. Make a copy of the assignment, and turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON TWO

In this Lesson you will go over the HOT intro.

  1. You will learn specific HOOKS to use, how to write the overview, and the 'mapping' thesis. and then WRITE your own original HOT paragraph.
  2. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON THREE

In this Lesson you will practice Identifying the elements of the HOT paragraph and Write your own.

  1. You will practice identifying the parts of the HOT Paragraph in the RST Essay
  2. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON FOUR

In this Lesson you will go over the Body Paragraphs Structure

  1. You will learn the specific FORMAT to use when writing a body paragraph AND the elements that must be included.
  2. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON FIVE

In this Lesson you will write Body Paragraph One

  1. You will review the specific FORMAT to use when writing a body paragraph AND learn about body paragraphs 2-3 in the RST essay.
  2. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON SIX

In This Lesson You Will Write Body Paragraphs 2 and 3 for the RST.

  1. You will review the specific FORMAT to use when writing a body paragraph AND learn about body paragraphs 2-3 in the RST essay.
  2. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON SEVEN

In this Lesson you will go over the CLINCHER CLOSING Paragraph.

  1. You will learn the specific STRATEGIES to use when writing a closing paragraph for the RST Essay.
  2. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON EIGHT

In this class you will go over the CLINCHER CLOSING Paragraph.

  1. You will learn the specific STRATEGIES to use when writing a closing paragraph for the RST Essay.
  2. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON NINE

In this class you will Create a FULL RST Piece.

  1. You will demonstrate what you have learned by taking a NEW Topic and writing a FRESH RST Essay on your own!
  2. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON TEN

In this Lesson you will identify elements of myths through a Nearpod lesson and brainstorm ideas for an original myth.

  1. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON ELEVEN

In this lesson you will use our knowledge of elements of a myth and create the beginning of our own original myth

1. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON TWELVE

In this lesson you will use our knowledge of the elements of Legends to read and analyze “Robin Hood” and complete a series of activities based on elements. 

  1. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON THIRTEEN

In this Lesson you will use your knowledge of elements of a legend and write your own original legend

  1. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON FOURTEEN

In this lesson you will use our knowledge to help you dive into TALES

1. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON FIFTEEN

In this lesson you will use our knowledge and complete a TEST on myths and legends!

  1. When you complete the assignment, Turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom.

Featured READING Class

Chasing Lincoln's Killer

Complete the newest UNLOCKED lesson and Turn Assignments into Google Classroom

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READING CLASS

LESSON ONE

Today you will LISTEN to Chapters 8-10 in Chasing Lincoln's Killer. As you listen, complete the "Case Files" that are found by clicking the button below.

LESSON TWO

Today you will complete a QUIZ on chapters 8-10

Make a Copy.

When you complete the quiz, Turn it in at an attachment in Google Classroom.

LESSON THREE

Today you will LISTEN to Chapter 11 in Chasing Lincoln's Killer.

As you listen, complete the "Case File" found by clicking the button below.

LESSON FOUR

Today you will LISTEN to Chapters 12-Epilogue in Chasing Lincoln's Killer. As you listen, complete the "Case Files" that are found by clicking the button below.

LESSON FIVE

In this lesson you will complete your Chasing Lincoln's Killer. INSTAGRAM Project.

Click the button below to begin (Spend max 1 hr)

LESSON SIX

In this lesson you will continue your Chasing Lincoln's Killer INSTAGRAM Project.

Make sure to go into your project you started in the previous lesson to continue working. (Spend Max 1 hr to work)

LESSON SEVEN

In this lesson you will FINISH your Chasing Lincoln's Killer INSTAGRAM Project.

Make sure to go into your project you started in the previous lesson to continue working. When you are ready to submit, simply TURN in on Classroom as attachment.

LESSON EIGHT

In this lesson you will watch a video recap of the events throughout Chasing Lincoln's Killer, and find 5-10 NEW facts not mentioned in the book.

Click the button below to begin

LESSON NINE

In this lesson you will complete the Final Test for Chasing Lincoln's Killer. After you complete the TEST, please turn it in as an attachment in Google Classroom

LESSON TEN

In this lesson you will use our reading comprehension and analysis to pick a controversial topic and defend their claim through a digital one-pager.

When you are ready to submit, simply TURN in on Classroom as attachment.

LESSON ELEVEN

In this lesson you will use our reading comprehension and analysis skills to read “Theseus and the Minotaur” and complete a series of activities based on elements. 

When you are ready to submit, simply TURN in on Classroom as attachment.

LESSON TWELVE

In this lesson you will complete the Quiz on Myths  **Students will begin How To Hyper DocThis will be due June 15

When you are ready to submit, simply TURN in on Classroom as attachment.

LESSON THIRTEEN

In this lesson you will use our knowledge of the elements of Legends to read and analyze “Trojan Horse” and complete a series of activities based on elements. 

When you are ready to submit, simply TURN in on Classroom as attachment.

LESSON FOURTEEN

In this lesson you will create a "Fixed Fairy Tale" Watch the video above and enjoy some funny 'fixed' fairy tales. Once done, create you own!

When you are ready to submit, simply TURN in on Classroom as attachment.

LESSON FIFTEEN

In this lesson you will use our knowledge and complete a TEST on myths and legends! When you complete the assignment,

When you are ready to submit, simply TURN in on Classroom as attachment.