A blog following teacher Aaron Jura as he plans engaging, yet relevant English Language Arts content for High School students in New Orleans, LA.
Just about time to return from Mardi Gras break and begin the romanticism unit. Over the next three weeks we will skill build with short stories and excerpts from novels and films:
It will be a VERY busy three weeks -- of course this is also the time of year where I have to add in specific ACT prep for the class.
I've updated my website with content for my unit including ACT prep materials. Access them under the English III course homepage.
Over this period we will also be producing our first author's study panels. Check out that sub link off the English III course.
- Mr. J
PS: Check out HC's marching band -- with my students prominently featured in this viral video:
Mr. J is a high school teacher in New Orleans, Louisiana. Mr. J believes in the power of educators to help children and families achieve. Follow his blog for tips and techniques to keep engagement high and student achievement at the forefront.