413 Johnson Avenue
Bridgeport, WV 26330
8th Grade English
Spirit Week Oct. 23-27
My name is Ashley Edgell and I teach Eighth grade English. I love the English language and I love teaching my students to appreciate it and use it to its maximum potential. I enjoy reading novels and I love to discuss them with my students. Recommendations Welcome!! I am a graduate of Fairmont State University with a Bachelors in Secondary English Education with a Minor in Journalism. I have two wonderful children and an amazing family. I am a Bridgeport Native and proud to be a BRAVE!!
** If nothing is indicated on the calendar date below, that means there is no homework for that night
Activity1- read and summarize the Snow Fall/Tunnel Creek Sections of the article. (4-5 well developed paragraphs)
Activity2- Print and highlight all instances of imagery and vivid language used in the Snow Fall/Tunnel Creek Sections
Activity3-read and summarize the "To the Peak" section. (3-4 well developed paragraphs)
Activity 4-write a 15 line poem that rhymes that expresses the main points of the "To the Peak" Section
Activity5-read and summarize "The Descent Begins (3-4 well developed paragraphs)
(You may do any of the same activities with the last three sections-blur of white, discovery, word spreads)
Activity 6-create a timeline of events of the entire article
Activity 7-create a mural that represents the events describe in all sections of the article
Activity 8 -watch the "Avalanche at Tunnel Creek" documentary in the word spreads section. Create a journal entry, 4-5 paragraphs long expressing your thoughts, feelings, and emotions post viewing
Refer to the links below. Each link pertains to a sense related article.