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M.S.Ed. in Learning and Teaching Online from CSU East Bay

Single Subject Teaching Credential: English from CSU Sacramento

B.A. in English from UC Davis...Go Ags!



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School Supplies

Welcome to Ms. Brown's class. I'm excited to announce that this year we will have daily access to Chromebooks in English 9! In addition to the supplies provided by me, you will need to bring the following daily:

  1. blue or black pens
  2. red pens (for correcting only)
  3. pencils (for scantrons)
  4. binder paper
  5. SET of highlighters with SIX colors: yellow, orange, pink, purple, blue, and green
  6. small post-its (for annotating text)

Target's current sale includes all of these items. Please make sure the set of highlighters contains ALL six colors. Students will use specific colors to identify specific aspects of writing. I will have a few sets to share, but in previous years, students comment that they regretted not picking up their own supplies (that included orange and purple) while they were on sale at the beginning of the year. My 2013-2014 student survey suggested that I encourage students to invest in these materials during the first week of school.They recommend students buy the double pack and share (or save the second set for the second semester).


Class Links

Do you need help brainstorming? InstaGrok

Do you need help revising a thesis? Mindomo 

Do you need to research current events? NewsMap or Newsela



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