Modern Fiction – September 29, 2016

Book Talk

* The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (click to visit on Amazon)

*Of course, the book is ALWAYS better, but after reading the book, you could watch the movie

*Click HERE for the movie trailer

Newsela Article: N.C. governor declares state of emergency as Charlotte violence erupts

*Click HERE to read this week’s Newsela article

*Choose the “MAX” level

*Take the correlating quiz by Friday

-Reading Time

*Spend 40 minutes reading during class

+Cell phones need to be put away

+Laptops should be closed

+Earbuds should be disengaged

+Need a reading log?  Click on Daily Reading Log

Extra Time In Class? (Optional)

*Play this game: Free Rice

+For every question you get right, they donate 10 grains of rice to the United Nations World Food Program

*Play a quick video game starring the Monkey King by clicking HERE

Very Interesting Article (Optional)

*  In Iran, drag racing draws a small but passionate crowd

ACT Prep (Optional)

*Kaplan ACT Practice Question Of the Day

SAT Prep (Optional)

*Kaplan SAT Practice Question Of the Day

*22 SAT Sentence Completion Practice Tests

*37 SAT Literature Practice Tests

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