Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

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Grant High Generals

2245 NE 36th Ave | Portland, OR 97212
Phone: (503) 916-5160 | Fax: (503) 916-2695

Stephanie D'Cruz

Position: English Teacher
Email: sdcruz2@pps.net
Phone: 75 767

Course Syllabus

Sustained Silent Reading Information

Current Homework

 Bring your reading book every day for English!

Your on-going homework is to read an average of 30 minutes per night in your SSR book. Make sure you update goodreads at least once a week. 

Week of Jan. 12-16

For Wed. Jan. 14 - Draft of Future Self Profile Due  Here is the assignment

Journalistic Style PowerPoint

For Fri. Jan. 16 - Final, Typed Future Self Profile Due  

Week of Jan. 20-23

For Tues. Jan. 20 - QUIZ on Cinematic Elements

For Thurs. Jan 22 - SSR Project for 2nd Quarter Due  Here is the assignment  Rubric

Week of Jan. 26-29 - EXAMS!!

Wed. Jan. 28 - Writer's Workshop Exam - Word of Day and Sentence Style Test

Thurs. Jan 29 - English Exam - Film Clip Presentations and Analysis


Teaching Schedule

Teaching Schedule for 2014-15
Monday Morning/Tuesday/Thursday - Blue Schedule
Period 1 2 3 4
Class Eng 1-2 Prep Eng 1-2 Eng 1-2
Monday Afternoon/Wednesday/Friday - Gray Schedule
Period 5 6 7 8
Class Writer's Workshop Prep Writer's Workshop Writer's Workshop