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Monday, November 7

Salamanders are known for


their ability to regenerate
(grow back) their limbs.
Knowing this, what do you
think the significance of the
Chapter 7 title,
Salamander is? Why?
Use at least 1 piece of
textual evidence to support
your answer.

Learning Targets
I can cite several pieces of text-based evidence to support an
analysis of a text (RL.7.1)
I can determine the central idea of a text (RL.7.2)
I can analyze the interactions between individuals, events, and
ideas in a text (RL.7.3)
I can effectively engage in discussions with diverse partners
about seventh-grade topics, texts, and issues (SL.7.1)

Character Poster
In your Toons, you will make a Character Poster about what characters
think, feel and say about Ender.
1.Make an inference about what Bonzo thinks of Ender. Support your
inference with textual evidence.
2.Write an important quote from Bonzo. What does this quote reveal
about Bonzo? Explain. What does this quote reveal about Bonzos
attitude toward Ender?
3.What else do we learn about Bonzo through the author? Cite evidence
from the text.
4.Color in your poster and make it visually pleasing.
*NOTE: You should have at least 3 pieces of textual evidence with citations

Character Poster: How will I be


graded?

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Wednesday, November 9

Patiently wait as you are


assigned a laptop, then log
on with your Wheeler email
address. Mentally prepare
yourself for your Mid-Unit
Assessment!

Learning Targets
I can cite several pieces of text-based evidence to support an
analysis of a text (RL.7.1)
I can determine the central idea of a text (RL.7.2)
I can analyze the interactions between individuals, events, and
ideas in a text (RL.7.3)

Do you believe in

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fate? Why or why

Thursday, November 10

not?

Learning Targets
I can cite several pieces of text-based evidence to support an
analysis of a text (RL.7.1)
I can analyze the interactions between individuals, events, and
ideas in a text (RL.7.3)

Toon
Thursday...

OREO CHALLENGE
1.Toon Leader: Nominate one person from your Toon
to take on this challenge (yes, it can be you).
2.When called to the front, you will be handed an
Oreo. Separate the two halves of the Oreo and
keep the half with the filling.
3.Smoosh the Oreo on your forehead.
4.Using the muscles in your face, wiggle the Oreo
down to your mouth to eat it. You CANNOT use
your hands.
5.If the Oreo falls, you must start over again.

Chapter 8
As we read Chapter 8, think about the many characters in
Enders Game, where they are from, and how you would
describe them to someone who does not know them. During
the audio book, write down the page numbers in your
notebooks of descriptions of any of the following characters
to make the upcoming assignment easier: Bernard, Alai,
Bonzo Madrid, Rose the Nose Rosen, Dink Meeker, Mazer
Rackham.
Answer the text-dependent questions.

Characterization Chart
Refer to the page numbers you jotted down
as well as all previously read Chapters to
fill in the Characterization Chart with your
Toons. When providing textual evidence,
remember to include a CITATION!