Ms. Gaul's Gazette #5
what's trending this week

February 2-6

  • February - The Giver Questions for Chapters 1-3
  • February 4 - MLA Quiz due
  • January 22 - Persuasive Writing Discussion Board Post
  • January 23 - Narrative Writing Discussion Board Post

Live Help Thursdat 8pm

Phrases and Clauses Review Session

Thesis Statement Resources

Practice Making an Argument

Who doesn't love arguing? But arguing is different from making a logical case with evidence.

Ever tried to win a disagreement? In Argument Wars, you will try out your persuasive abilities by arguing a real Supreme Court case. The other lawyer is your competition. Whoever uses the strongest arguments wins!

You don't need to log in to play, here's the link: https://www.icivics.org/games/argument-wars

What would you do with Super Powers?

For your narrative story, try choosing the first option only. Watch these videos on Superhero science to learn more about how each superpower would really work in the real world. Here's a link to all of the videos: http://ed.ted.com/series/?series=superhero-science

Need Help?

Email Me: cassandra.gaul@gavirtualschool.org

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