Instead of having my students fill out an information card this year, I'm having them e-mail me information. They're to send me a little introduction with information about where they went to middle school, what they liked about English class last year, and what their academic, social, and academic goals are for the year.
I'm making them make their own academic e-mail address. No more 9th graders with e-mail addresses like "email@example.com" or "firstname.lastname@example.org", but, rathe,r e-mail addresses that area variation on their names and that show up as their government names in my inbox.
You should read the ones I'm already getting. Very cute.
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