March 19

Tues March 19

ALL Blocks:

  • DGP Week 14, Days 3 & 4
  • Discuss what Response to Literature  writing is and what setting and characters are in a story.
  • Complete the bottom half of the organizer for the Response to Literature writing after we had gone over all of it

Homework-  Finish the all of the organizer if you did not finish in class. You should be ready to type the final in class tomorrow. Don’t forget that DGP Quiz over Weeks 13 & 14 on Tuesday, March 26.

March 18

Mon March 18

ALL Blocks:

  • DGP Week 14, Days 1 & 2
  • Discuss what Response to Literature  writing is and what setting and characters are in a story.
  • Complete the top half of the organizer for the Response to Literature writing after we had gone over all of it

Homework-  Finish the top half of the organizer if you did not finish in class. Don’t forget that DGP Quiz over Weeks 13 & 14 on Tuesday, March 26.

March 14

Thurs March 14

ALL Blocks:

  • DGP Week 13, Days 3 & 4
  • Using the RATE strategy (or RACE strategy) continue working on the questions on the stories read on Tuesday in complete sentences

Homework-  Finish the questions if not completed in class.

March 13

Wed March 13

ALL Blocks:

  • Go over the RATE strategy (or RACE strategy) for answering questions in complete sentences
  • Answer at least 3 questions on the story read in class yesterday

Homework-  No Homework tonight

March 11

Mon March 11

ALL Blocks:

  • Complete DGP Week 13, Days 1 & 2
  • Check and go over the answers to the questions at the end of the poem “The Walrus and the Carpenter” from last week. These were then turned in at the end of class.

Homework-  No Homework tonight

March 8

Fri March 8

ALL Blocks:

  • Reread the poem “The Walrus and the Carpenter” poem from yesteday
  • Write a paragraph explaining whether your prediction paragraph from yesterday was right or wrong
  • Answer the questions at the end of the poem

Homework- Finish the questions if not finished in class.

March 6

Wed March 6

ALL Blocks:

  • Complete the DGP Quiz over Weeks 11 & 12
  • Pass out graded papers to place in our portfolio folders

Homework- No homework tonight. Remember that tomorrow is the last day to turn in your dance permission slip if you plan on attending it.

March 5

Tues March 5

ALL Blocks:

  • Go over examples of incorrectly written answers for questions in the Argumentative Essays Practice Packet
  • Complete and then check the DGP Review Sheet for the quiz tomorrow
  • Check that students have written DGP Weeks 11 & 12

Homework- Be ready for the DGP Quiz over Weeks 11 and 12 TOMORROW.

March 4

Mon March 4

ALL Blocks:

  • Pass back Argumentative Essay Practice Packets
  • Go over finding the claim in an argumentative essay
  • Complete the Argumentative Writing Test

Homework- Be ready for the DGP Quiz over Weeks 11 and 12 on Wednesday.

March 1

Fri March 1

ALL Blocks:

  • DGP Week 12, Day 5
  • Turn in the Argumentative articles and questions packet
  • Complete and then check the crossword puzzle using the Argumentative terms and definitions

Homework- Be ready for the test on MONDAY over Argumentative Writing and the Terms.