Wednesday, 1/31/18

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1st & 2nd Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Canada Unit Test – Monday, 2/5/18

  1. Warm 13 – Quebec Independence (use teacher notes to summarize the reading).
  2. We reviewed Quebec Independence movement and read differentiated reading articles.
  3. After reading, we analyzed viewpoints of the authors about separatism.
  4. Students completed a ticket out the door, reviewing the information covered today.

HW: Study!

2018 Canada Teacher Notes

Quizlet Links: 

Part 1: https://quizlet.com/_4ch0gd

Part 2: https://quizlet.com/_4ch6zw

Study Guide Assistance: 2018 Canada Study Guide

 

3rd Block (7th Grade Reading):

  1. Students completed warm up 12 #3 today. 
  2. There Will Come Soft Rains – introduction to author, setting, and mood
  3. There Will Come Soft Rains – vocabulary review

HW: None

TWCSR Vocabulary

 

5th Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Canada Unit Test – Monday, 2/5/18

  1. Students completed a portion of warm up 13.
  2. Students were divided into two lexile groups to read differentiated articles about Quebec Separatism.
  3. Students then analyze their reading and the viewpoints of the article authors.

HW: Study for test! Vote on Mrs. Bitler’s blog!

2018 Canada Teacher Notes

Quizlet Links: 

Part 1: https://quizlet.com/_4ch0gd

Part 2: https://quizlet.com/_4ch6zw

Study Guide Assistance: 2018 Canada Study Guide

 

6th Block (7th Grade Reading): Vocabulary Quiz – Thursday 2/8/18

We introduced Ray Bradbury’s “There Will Come Soft Rains” short story with the vocabulary.

HW: Warm up due Friday!

TWCSR Vocabulary


Tuesday, 1/30/18

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1st & 2nd Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Canada Unit Test – Monday, 2/5/18

Warm Up 12 is due! Please turn in any incomplete or missing work. See me if you need to earn some points back for the Canada Map Test. Today, we reviewed the teachers notes in Quebec/history sections and read an article about Separatism.

2018 Canada Teacher Notes

Quizlet Links: 

Part 1: https://quizlet.com/_4ch0gd

Part 2: https://quizlet.com/_4ch6zw

Study Guide Assistance: 2018 Canada Study Guide

 

3rd Block (7th Grade Reading):

Students completed warm up 12 #2 today. We completed the Response to Literature paragraphs of Sound of Thunder. Students identified both strengths and weaknesses in their writing. 

 

5th Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Canada Unit Test – Monday, 2/5/18

Students completed a portion of warm up 13. Then, students reviewed Quebec’s independence movement in the teacher notes. Students were divided into two lexile groups to read differentiated articles about Quebec Separatism.

2018 Canada Teacher Notes

Quizlet Links: 

Part 1: https://quizlet.com/_4ch0gd

Part 2: https://quizlet.com/_4ch6zw

Study Guide Assistance: 2018 Canada Study Guide

 

6th Block (7th Grade Reading):

We introduced Ray Bradbury’s “There Will Come Soft Rains” short story with the vocabulary.

HW: Warm up due Friday!


January 9, 2018

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6th Grade Social Studies (Blocks 1, 2, & 5)
*Map Quiz: Wednesday, 1/17.

Today, we began Canada geography. We reviewed the Canada map together and took a pre-test.

HW: Color the provinces and territories. Study for map quiz next Wednesday 1/17.

 

7th Grade Reading (Blocks 3 & 6)

Today, we began reading A Sound of Thunder. Study the vocabulary terms on page 2!