Due tomorrow : Irony Sheet ( 3 Types of Irony ) ; Thursday : Idioms Sheets With Art Work ; Friday : Egyptian Hieroglyphics

11/12/19

Friday : Egypt Hieroglyphics ( Write the entire hieroglyphics sheet; full name ; and a sentence with 4 words )

 

Extra Credit : At least 30 cookies with your first and last name initials on each cookie. ( 500 Extra Points )

 

Monday : Read Theory 80 Quizzes


Due tomorrow : Debate ( Have Opening Statement, Concluding Statement, and 5 back-up evidences on the back to use during the Rebuttal. Bring your picture your drew and Part I and II that was returned back to you today. )

11/06/19

Read the handouts to see the way you will be graded.

Some of you may use a microphone.


Egyptian Gods due Wednesday November 13

11/05/19

Draw one of the gods or goddesses. Then, color it on one side.

For each god, list two facts in complete sentences.

 

 

 


Tuesday 11/12 : Pass 15 Extra Read Theory quizzes. Total of 65.

11/04/19

Email me parents and students if you are struggling with Read Theory and I can make accommodations for you.

Thank you. Please email me before it is due and not on the day it is due. 


Leadership : Ted Talk 3 minutes due Tuesday ( 11/12 )

11/04/19

You are to do a Ted Talk for the class.

It should be 3 minutes. You are going up with no cards but you may have key points written down to "go off" on a topic of your choice.

Your topic should be about an issue in society you are concerned about : homelessness, high school drop-out rate, bullying in school, obesity in children, any form of discrimination, highlight an ignored hero or heroine, etc. Or you may have the option of sharing an experience you went through to educate the class. ( Google "Ted Talk For Middle School Kids" or "Ted Talk By Middle School Kids")

 

Main Topic :  ?

 

Start by posing a question or share an experience you went through. 

 

What lesson did you learn from this experience ?

 

 

What are solutions to address this issue or what other ideas do you have related to this ?

 

What do you want the audience to get from this ?

 

End with a quote from a famous person and what it means to you.

 

 

 

If you are under time, Mr. Kim will say the remaining seconds left and you will improvise the rest to make it 3 minutes.

 

The Topic Cards for  you to "go off" on will state :

 

-Introduction/Personal Experience

 

-Lesson I Learned

 

- Solutions or Other Ideas

 

- Audience's Lesson

 

-Quote and Meaning

 

 

 

 


Egyptian Vocabulary Google Slides page 87 - Due Friday with 15 Week Grade Sheet

11/01/19

Slide 1 : Egyptian Vocabulary Google Slides

Slide 2 - Slide 25 :

 

Each word from page 87 gets a slide with definitions.

Out of the 24, 10 must have images.

 

Do all 24 images for Extra Credit.

Due Next Friday.

I attached the Egyptian Section, Biography ( 48 ), Glossary ( 54 )

 

Attachments

History Pumpkin. Ask me for approval first on the person you chose.Due October 31 in the Library but email me a picture of it first before you submit it. Read the attachments below.

10/30/19

Attachments

Dia De Los Muertos Extra Credit- Due Friday October 25 - Do an ofrenda box honoring a famous Latino or Latina. There should be at least be 5 items in there and a calavera or skull homage to this person. There should be one paragraph typed ( 6 sentences at least )about why this person should be honored.

10/30/19


Mesopotamia Rap Song- Practice ( Performing it on Monday . New Date. )

10/30/19

Your mouth must move during the song.

Look up Mr. Nickys Mesopotamia Rap on YouTube.

Attachments

Pros And Cons due Wed. ; Gilgamesh due Wed. with Mesopotamia Gods

10/28/19

Read Theory Account. - 50 Quizzes Passed

10/28/19

Student Side

  1. Students navigate to ReadTheory.org in their internet browser on any device (computer, tablet, mobile).
  2. Students sign up.
  3. Students log in.
  4. Students go to the the "My Teachers" page.
  5. Students enter YOUR email address ( ysk4725@lausd.net ) in the space provided.
  6. Students click the "Send Invitation" button.

 


Read Theory Pass 15 Extra Quizzes ( Left side should say 35 quizzes )

10/28/19

Due Wednesday : Mesopotamia Gods

10/23/19

Mesopotamia Section Outline 1, 2, and 3- Due Monday for Period 1 and 2 ; Due Tues. for Period 3 and 4

10/22/19

How To Outline :

 

Title of the section goes on top of your History Notebook.

 

I. Blue headline

   A. Main Idea of the entire area before the next blue headline.

        ( 2 sentences )

        1. Example one that "backs up" or supports the Main Idea.

        2. Another example that "backs up " or supports the Main Idea.

        ( It should be one from each red subsection. If there are 3 red

           subsection, have 3 examples instead. )

 

II. Next blue headline

    A. Main Idea

        1.

        2.

 

Summary ( 2 sentences ) : 

 

 

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Attachments

Mesopotamia Word Search And Superhero Role Model ( Due tom. 10/22 for Period 2; due Wed 10/23 for Period 3 )

10/21/19

Due Monday 10/28 : 15 Extra Quizzes Completed from Read Theory

10/21/19

Mesopotamia Vocab Test Tuesday 10/22 Matching Test

10/21/19

History Pumpkin. Ask me for approval first on the person you chose.Due October 31 in the Library but email me a picture of it first before you submit it. Read the attachments below.

10/18/19

Attachments

Dia De Los Muertos Extra Credit- Due Friday October 25 - Do an ofrenda box honoring a famous Latino or Latina. There should be at least be 5 items in there and a calavera or skull homage to this person. There should be one paragraph typed ( 6 sentences at least )about why this person should be honored.

10/18/19


Veterans Day Extra Credit Due Friday 10/25- Print the label that is attached. Fill it out to honor a veteran. Though Veterans Day honors our soldiers that served, you may also pick one that is no longer with us. Thank you for your service. It can be a relative or a family friend.

10/18/19

Attachments

Due tom. : Warner Brothers pg 9-13

10/15/19

Due Monday : Read Theory 20 Quizzes passed; Mesopotamia Vocab Slides

10/15/19

Leadership- Research 5 charities. Then, pick one to be your year-round project.

10/14/19

Leadership- 5 Charities

 

(You need a coffee can by next Monday)

 

1. Charity Name-

 

What does it do for society,

 

in general ?

 

Give specific examples of

 

services provided.

 


Read Theory Account.

10/14/19

Student Side

  1. Students navigate to ReadTheory.org in their internet browser on any device (computer, tablet, mobile).
  2. Students sign up.
  3. Students log in.
  4. Students go to the the "My Teachers" page.
  5. Students enter YOUR email address ( ysk4725@lausd.net ) in the space provided.
  6. Students click the "Send Invitation" button.

 


Personification Assignment due on Tuesday

10/10/19

WB page 9 due Friday

10/08/19

Mesopotamia Vocab. Glossary; Biography ; and Mesopotamia Book Attached- Due Thursday

10/07/19

Textbook attached.  Page 55 for the word list.

 

Holt Biography for Sargon, Gilgamesh, and Nebuchadnezzar.

 

Holt Glossary for the rest of the words.

Attachments

Genre Writing Due Thursday with Grade Sheets and Mesopotamia Vocabulary

10/07/19

Genre in Narrative :

 

Categories a story fits into

 

based on theme or ideas

 

or characters presented.

 

Examples of Genre :

 

Science Fiction ; Myths ;

 

Fairy Tales; Gothic or

 

Horror ; Romance ;

 

Historical Fiction ;

 

Fantasy; Detective Novel ;

 

Humor or Comedy ;

 

Biography or

 

Autobiography ; Drama ;

 

Mystery ; Legend ; Poetry

 

or Prose ; etc.

 

Story 1 and 2 both take

 

place on an island far,far

 

away.  15 sentences.  3rd

 

Person Perspective

 

Genre 1 :

 

( 15 sentences )

 

Period 1 : Genre 2 is mandatory.

Period 3 : Genre 2 is Extra Credit.

 

 

Genre 2 :

 

( 15 sentences )

 

 

Start by describing the setting.

 

The story must match that

 

genre.  Conflict and Resolution

 

should be included.

 

 

 


Mesopotamia Cuneiform Writing due Friday October 4

10/02/19

Mesopotamia   “ Land

Between Two Rivers. “

 

  First Civilization     

 

Today it is known as  Syria, Iraq, and Turkey.

 


Cereal Box Project- October 7 ( Monday )

10/01/19

Early Human Outline Section 2

09/27/19
Attachments

Example of History Outlines from Section 1 on Early Humans

09/25/19
Attachments

Continue Reading Logs Week 2. Bring book you read, finished Reading Logs, and a large empty cereal box for writing project

09/25/19

Theme Handout and Quickwrite now due Tuesday October 1- Staple all 4 pages together

09/25/19

Tone Vs. Mood Quick Write and Handout due Wednesday Sep 25

09/23/19

Conflict In Literature - September 24 ( Tues. )

09/18/19

Early Humans Vocab Word List

09/17/19
Attachments

Reading Log Starts TODAY.

09/16/19

Monday : Bring money for the Book Fair . You need a Fiction book for my Narrative unit. You may either purchase a book or check out a book from the LIbrary. Practice your Interview. Due Monday.

09/13/19

Early Humans Vocabulary Chart and Test on Friday 9/20

09/12/19

Go to page 27 of the History Book in Mr. Kim's class. The green one.

 

From prehistory to megaliths there are 15 words.

For each word, write the word, the definition from the Glossary (in the back starting on page R54).

Then, look at the page number next to the word on page 27. Go to that page and write how the book uses the word.

 

Example : prehistory ( page 28 ).

 

For 10 of them, draw a picture based on the sentence you copied.

( Extra Credit : Draw all 15. )

 

You will have a test on these words.

Period 1 : Fill in the blanks. Spelling counts.

Period 3 : Matching test.

 


Due Friday : Role Model Interview and Venn Diagram

09/11/19

Role Model Fact Vs. Fiction and Fact And Opinion Handout due Wednesday ; Cave Paintings : Art and writing due Thursday.

09/09/19

Important due dates below.

09/04/19

Thursday : September 5 ( Bring art supplies and a paper bag for our Early Human Cave Paintings. )

Friday : September 6 ( Early Human Prediction Chart and Warner Brothers Superhero Rough Sketch )

Mon : September 9 ( Bring the biography book you read on one of your role models. )


Read Graduation Quotes. Pick your favorite one by tomorrow.

09/03/19

Aztec Girl. Superhero creation by Kyara Sanchez

08/29/19

Attachments

Warner Brothers Young Storytellers Premiere, last year.

08/29/19


Rough Sketch due Friday 9/6. Warner Brothers Young Storytellers Superhero Project starts in September

08/28/19

This is my 3rd year collaborating with Warner Brothers Young Storytellers Superhero Project. Students are to create their original superhero with a narrative and comic. They will get a red carpet premiere at Warner Brothers Studio Lot in Burbank.

My class was featured in a Los Angeles Times Article.

Link is below. :

 

 

Attachments

Final Draft of Career Speech due tom. on index cards 8/29

08/28/19

Early Humans Prediction due on 9/6 Friday

08/28/19

History : Bring one paper bag for cave painting assignment. Moved to 9/5 due to an assembly

08/26/19

Leadership : This Wed. Chess Tournment. Read Chess Rules

08/26/19

Read one of the books from the Library by Monday 9/9

08/26/19

Career Speech : Rough Draft due this Wed. Memorized Speech due 9/3

08/26/19

Early Humans Cornell Notes

08/22/19
Attachments

Leadership : Hero/Heroine Of The Week due tomorrow 8/22

08/21/19

English/History Due Friday 8/23 : Supply check and parent letter; Personal Time Capsule

08/21/19