The Dark Shadow Shrine

Friday, February 23, 2007

Yr 6 GP (those absent today!)

Hi those absent today! I assigned a piece of work today....please check with Clarence and get the necessary stuff from him or come to see me on Mon. You have till next Tue (27 Feb) during GP lesson to submit your work if you want your grade for this half term.....
GCM

Thursday, February 22, 2007

Year 3/5/6 Lit Stuff

Yr3&5:
Now that you've got back your essays, check out the sample scripts written by your fellow classmates to get an idea of what I'm looking for in a 'good' script, and compare with your own.
(Year 3) Click on the LOTF hyperlink on left panel
(Year 5) Click on the LWFC hyperlink on left panel
Yr 5&6:
Print/Read/File the student presentation report for M4M Act2 scene 4 if u did not have a copy:
Click on the M4M hyperlink on left panel
If you encounter difficulties accessing the links above, try right click on the link and save target to open.

GCM

Wednesday, February 21, 2007

Yr 6 GP Blogging

Deadline: 27 Feb 2007 (Tue)
Duration of Blogging: Week starting 5 Feb - Week starting 26 Feb
Number of entries: 7(own entries) + 3(comment on others)

GCM

Monday, February 12, 2007

Year 6 GP Retake

Hi

1) pls read what I have to say at this URL and spread the word around:
http://www.freewebs.com/jgcm/Year%206%20GP%20Retake.doc
2)For those keen on taking the Jun paper, I'm afraid you have to give me your names (either see me or drop ur name under my door) latest by 3PM on Tue (13 Feb). My apologies for the tight deadline but I have my own deadline to meet as well and there are certain issues, the confirmation of which, I only received this morning.
3)But pls do NOT sign up for the Jun paper blindly....It's a DIFFERENT paper, and there are certain implications that go with taking it. Make sure you know what these are! (check out the URL)

GCM

Friday, February 09, 2007

Yr 5 IB Class

Go to the IB Stuff hyperlink on the left hand panel and:
1) print the 2 handouts on Oral Commentary
2) READ them
3) File up!
It should help you do your presentation on Mesure for Measure.....

GCM

Thursday, February 08, 2007

Yr 5&6 Measure4Measure Quiz

There will be an impromptu quiz on "Measure for Measure" anytime in class within the next 2 weeks. It will be a simple written quiz (not essay) based on the entire play which will go towards your Achievement grade. So make sure you READ!

GCM

Wednesday, February 07, 2007

Yr 3 Lit Quiz

There will be a lit quiz on LOTF chapter 1 - 3 anytime next week. No reference to text during quiz, so make sure you READ!!!

GCM

Tuesday, February 06, 2007

Yr 3 Dish of the Month

Task: Follow the instructions below to conjure your own unique, lip-smacking dish (SLURP!):

1) Give a short write-up on the following quesion:
Trace the gradual degeneration (i.e. worsening) of Jack's character from Chapter 1 to 4 and discuss the significance of his change at each stage.
2) Length is ≈ 400 words
3) Indicate the following on your script: name/class/date/whole question
4) Remember to give supporting evidence from the text in the form of events in the story or quotes
5) Some research is strongly recommended before you embark on your writing
6) DEADLINE: 15 FEB 2007 (THUR) BEFORE 5pm in my pigeonhole (you may want to refer to details on the GCM Assessment Guidelines handout regarding penalty for late submission)
7) Plagiarism and ‘ghost-written’ scripts will be rejected and penalized! Be forewarned!
8) Drop me a howler if you have any queries. See howler hyperlink at bottom left hand panel.

GCM

Yr 3&5 Filing Comments

Note the following and act accordingly:

1)get ACS Litetrature Ring File
2)indicate name & class
3)content page (record only your own marked assignments)

http://www.freewebs.com/jgcm/content%20page.doc
4)IB Chart (for IB students only)

http://www.freewebs.com/jgcm/IB%20Chart.doc
5)GCM Assessment Guidelines

http://www.freewebs.com/jgcm/GCM%20Guidelines%20for%20Literature%20Presentation%20Assignment.doc
6)Presentation reports
(zap for your class)
7)your own research printouts and notes (optional)
8)dividers (one for each new text)
9)all stuff must be stapled where relevant
10)punch holes and file in, not just chuck and let it dangle loosely


GCM

Monday, February 05, 2007

YEAR 5 IB CLASS: ASSIGNMENT!

Like Water for Chocolate "Recipe"

Task: Follow the instructions below to conjure your own unique dish:

1) Go to URL: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/likewater/study.html
2) Choose any ONE question (EXCEPT Qn 1 to 3)
3) Give your response in the form of a short write-up (≈ 400 - 500 words)
4) Reflect the following on your typed script: name/class/date/whole question)
5) Research, Research and Research before you embark on your writing
6) DEADLINE: 15 FEB 2007 (THUR) BEFORE 5pm in my pigeonhole (you may want to refer to details on the GCM Assessment Guidelines handout regarding penalty for late submission)
7) Plagiarism and ‘ghost-written’ scripts will be rejected and penalized! Be forewarned!
8) Drop me a howler if you have any queries. See howler hyperlink at bottom left hand panel.


GCM