No One Expects a Tree to Fall on Them!

I’m seeing a lot of articles about the incident, but most of them are using a picture of a fallen tree which wasn’t the one we were hit by and isn’t even near the area. So, here’s the best article I’ve found on the subject, a local piece by the Martinez News-Gazette. It happened pretty…

@StudySync is Problematic for Resubmitted/Late Work.

English classes need to double check the work they completed late or resubmitted and double check that I’ve updated the score on PowerSchool. Every assignment was gone through on Tuesday and Wednesday, 10/15-10/16, to update scores but there are now a plethora of assignments with dates of completion before 10/14 that are showing up which…

Late Work/Re-submissions Deadline Approaches

The final date for all Quarter 1 late work and re-submission is MONDAY, OCT. 14th at MIDNIGHT. There will be no exceptions. The quarter officially ends on Oct. 21, but I’ll need time to completely go through all of the quarter’s assignments to check and score them. Beginning this week, Oct. 7th, all further assigned…

Spooktober is Upon Us

8th graders have started reading Lord of the Flies (that’s pretty spooky) and they’re finishing up chapter 2 at the moment. 6th graders are continuing to review short stories and articles. Each one will include a First Read and a Close Read, then a Blast! (I’m sure StudySync has trademarked that or something). Film and…