2.4 Extra Post: Pretend that some words are going to be destroyed so they can never be used in speaking or writing again. What five words would you want to be saved from being destroyed because they are your favorite words? Why?
2.2 Extra Post: Compare and contrast yourself to an animal. Tell what the animal is and how you are the same as that animal and how you are different.
2.1 Extra Post: Pretend it is ten years after you graduate from high school. Where do you think you will be? What do you think you will be doing?
2.1 Penguin Chick: What conclusion can you draw from the fact that a penguin chick in a nursery went to its parents for food?
Pretend you are writing a want ad for a good student. Share the things that make students successful and include those qualities as job requirements.
1.5 Rows and Piles of Coins: How did you know that Saruni did chores for his parents before the story started?
Mrs. Jensen has created this blog so her students can share their thoughts with each other.