We are finishing our Novel unit this week. Students will be turning in their Spirit Squares on Wednesday. This will count as a summative grade. Students have received a lot of time to do this project, so late work will not be accepted. Please check in with your child to make sure that they have … Continue reading January 15-19th
Inclement Weather Day – January 8th This week we will continue reading Touching Spirit Bear. Students should be working on their spirit squares, which will be likely due next week. This week (Thursday) students will take a formative assessments on TSB, chapters 16-22. Homework: Tuesday – Letter to Cole Wednesday – Finish study guide, Finish … Continue reading January 8-12
Welcome Back! I hope that you enjoyed your snow days! This week we will finish working on Touching Spirit Bear. Students should be ready for your vocabulary summative on Wednesday. These are the TSB vocabulary words that you received several weeks ago. Retakes are not permitted so please study. Students will take their TSB … Continue reading Welcome Back!
December 4-8th We are continuing our Novel Study of Touching Spirit Bear. This week students are participating in a mock trial. Every student will have a role. On Monday and Tuesday, students will be busy preparing for the trial. Their preparation will be graded. Students will present their cases on Wednesday and Thursday. Again, every … Continue reading December 4-8
Welcome students. Students received their novel reading packets for Touching Spirit Bear today. We will be reading chapters 1-8 this week and will have an assessment on Friday. Monday: Students read chapters 1&2 in the novel. Students should finish answers questions on page 6 of their packet for HW. Students may follow this link for … Continue reading Nov 13- Nov 17
Welcome to week 14! Don’t forget that there is no school for students on Tuesday November 7th. On Monday we will be finishing our literary genres formative. On Friday there will be a vocabulary pretest for our upcoming unit. We will also begin our novel study this week. ELAGSE6W9: Draw evidence from literary or informational … Continue reading November 6th – November 10th
Homework for 11/1/2017 Historical Fiction Passage Organizer for Homework with Answers from Classwork. Review of Classwork from 11/1 Classwork answers with homework organizer Excerpt from Realistic Fiction Passage
Welcome to week 13! We have a busy week ahead. We are beginning our study of Genres. We will study the characteristics of several genres and will be able to tell how they are similar and different. Monday: Students had an opportunity to make corrections on their summative assessment. Tuesday: Students will practice the key … Continue reading Welcome to Week 13!
Welcome! This week we will finish our study of text structures. There will be a quiz on cause and effect on Tuesday and a test over all of the text structures on Thursday. Your homework is to study your text structures notes to be prepared for these assessments. Check here for a copy of text … Continue reading Welcome to Week 12!
Welcome to week 11! We have a busy week planned. Due to conferences, students are dismissed at 1:30 daily. We will continue our study of text structures this week. MONDAY – Today we read a paragraph and identified the elements that make it order and sequence text structure. Afterwards, they placed each of those events … Continue reading Welcome to Week 11!