Thursday, 3/1/18

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Book Fair is Coming!

Book Fair Dates: Monday, March 5th – Friday, March 9th

Location: The Media Center

Shopping Hours: Mon. – Thurs. 8:30 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.; Fri. 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Shop the Online Scholastic Book Fair from Sunday, February 25th – Saturday, March 9th

 

Blocks 1 & 2 (6th Grade Social Studies): Latin America Map Test – Friday 3/2

  1. Warm Up 16 (use Canada teacher notes)
  2. Latin America PPT notes
  3. Discovery ticket

HW: Study!

2018 Canada Teacher Notes
2018 Latin America Vocabulary
2018 Latin America Teacher Notes

 

Block 3 (7th Grade Reading)

  1. No warm up
  2. Unit 1 passage: reading & questions

HW: None

 

Block 5 (6th Grade Social Studies): Latin America Map Test – Friday 3/2

  1. Warm Up 16 (use Canada teacher notes)
  2. Latin America PPT notes
  3. Ticket out the door

HW: Study!

2018 Canada Teacher Notes
2018 Latin America Vocabulary
2018 Latin America Teacher Notes

 

Block 6 (7th Grade Reading)

  1. No warm up
  2. Main Idea activator activities
  3. Main Idea passage review

HW: Glue the main idea house


Wednesday, 2/28/18

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Book Fair is Coming!

Book Fair Dates: Monday, March 5th – Friday, March 9th

Location: The Media Center

Shopping Hours: Mon. – Thurs. 8:30 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.; Fri. 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Shop the Online Scholastic Book Fair from Sunday, February 25th – Saturday, March 9th

 

Blocks 1 & 2 (6th Grade Social Studies): Latin America Map Test – Friday 3/2

  1. Warm Up 16 (use Canada teacher notes)
  2. Latin America map review
  3. Latin America teacher notes (read & annotate page 1)
  4. LA vocabulary

HW: Complete LA vocabulary

2018 Canada Teacher Notes
2018 Latin America Vocabulary
2018 Latin America Teacher Notes

 

Block 3 (7th Grade Reading)

  1. No warm up
  2. Unit 1 passage: reading & questions

HW: None

 

Block 5 (6th Grade Social Studies): Latin America Map Test – Friday 3/2

  1. Warm Up 16 (use Canada teacher notes)
  2. Latin America map review
  3. Latin America notes

HW: Study!

2018 Canada Teacher Notes
2018 Latin America Vocabulary
2018 Latin America Teacher Notes

 

Block 6 (7th Grade Reading)

  1. No warm up
  2. Main Idea activator activities
  3. Main Idea passage review

HW: Complete 3 passages – Mouse, Bat, & Aliens


Monday, 2/26/18

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Book Fair is Coming!

Book Fair Dates: Monday, March 5th – Friday, March 9th

Location: The Media Center

Shopping Hours: Mon. – Thurs. 8:30 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.; Fri. 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Shop the Online Scholastic Book Fair from Sunday, February 25th – Saturday, March 9th

 

Blocks 1 & 2 (6th Grade Social Studies): Latin America Map Test – Friday 3/2

  1. Warm Up 16 (use Canada teacher notes)
  2. Latin American introduction
  3. Latin America map

HW: Complete Latin America map (due Wednesday)

 

Block 3 (7th Grade Reading)

  1. No warm up
  2. Unit 1 passage: reading & questions

HW: None

 

Block 5 (6th Grade Social Studies): Latin America Map Test – Friday 3/2

  1. Warm Up 16 (use Canada teacher notes)
  2. Latin American introduction
  3. Latin America map

HW: Complete Latin America map (due Wednesday)

 

Block 6 (7th Grade Reading)

  1. No warm up
  2. Unit 1 passage: reading & questions

HW: None

 


Thursday, 2/15/18

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1st & 2nd Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Think Tac Toe due TOMORROW!
*Please see me if you need make-up work

  1. Warm Up 15
  2. Aborigine Think Tac Toe

HW: TTT due tomorrow!

Australia Think Tac Toe


3rd Block (7th Grade Reading): 

  1. Touchstones 3

HW: None

 

5th Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Think Tac Toe Due TOMORROW!

  1. Warm Up 15
  2. Introduce Aborigine Think Tac Toe

HW: TTT due tomorrow

Australia Think Tac Toe

 

6th Block (7th Grade Reading): 

  1. Touchstones 2 remediation
  2. Touchstones 3

HW: None


Tuesday, 2/13/18

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1st & 2nd Block (6th Grade Social Studies):
*Please see me if you need make-up work

  1. Warm Up 15
  2. Primary source analysis
  3. Differentiated reading articles
  4. “Say, Mean, Matter” reading strategy

HW: “Say, Mean, Matter” reading strategy

Australia History

Australia Teacher Notes

 

3rd Block (7th Grade Reading): Choice Board – Wednesday 2/14, Elements of Plot Test – Wednesday 2/14

  1. Students completed warm ups
  2. Continue Choice Board

HW: Study! 

Study Guide Answers:
1. A
2. B
3. C
4. A
5. C
6. A
7. B
8. C
9. C
10. C

 

5th Block (6th Grade Social Studies): 

  1. Warm Up 15
  2. Primary source analysis
  3. Differentiated reading articles
  4. “Say, Mean, Matter” reading strategy

HW: “Say, Mean, Matter” reading strategy

Australia History

Australia Teacher Notes

 

6th Block (7th Grade Reading): 

  1. Complete Socratic seminar
  2. Touchstones 2 remediation

HW: None


Monday, 2/12/18

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1st & 2nd Block (6th Grade Social Studies):
*Please see us if you need make-up work

  1. Warm Up 14
  2. Australia history notes
  3. Australia history teacher notes
  4. Teacher notes questions

HW: Teacher notes questions

Australia History

Australia Teacher Notes

 

3rd Block (7th Grade Reading): Choice Board – Wednesday 2/14, Elements of Plot Test – Wednesday 2/14

  1. Students completed warm ups
  2. Continue Choice Board

HW: Study! 

Study Guide Answers:
1. A
2. B
3. C
4. A
5. C
6. A
7. B
8. C
9. C
10. C

 

5th Block (6th Grade Social Studies): 

  1. Warm Up 145
  2. Complete history notes
  3. History teacher notes

HW: None

Australia History

Australia Teacher Notes

 

6th Block (7th Grade Reading): Elements of Plot Test: Monday, 2/12

  1. Elements of Plot Test
  2. Continue Socratic seminar

HW: Study!


Friday, 2/9/18

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1st & 2nd Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Postcard Home 2/12/18

  1. Warm Up 14
  2. Australia Map Test
  3. Postcard Home

HW: Study! Postcard Home

Australia Geography PPT

Australia Teacher Notes

 

3rd Block (7th Grade Reading): Think Tac Toe – Wednesday 2/14, Ray Bradbury Test – Wednesday 2/14

  1. Students completed warm ups.
  2. Georgia Health Survey
  3. Continue Think Tac Toe

HW: Study! 

 

5th Block (6th Grade Social Studies): 

  1. Warm Up 14
  2. Australia Map Test
  3. Postcard Home

HW: Study! Postcard Home 

 

Australia Geography PPT

Australia Teacher Notes

 

6th Block (7th Grade Reading): Elements of Plot Test: Monday, 2/12

  1. Socratic Seminar
  2. Elements of Plot Review

HW: Study!

Study Guide Answers:
1. B
2. E
3. A
4. B
5. C.
6. D
7. C
8. A
9. A
10. A
11. 3rd limited
12. 1st
13. 2nd
14. Metaphor – comparison of two things not using “like” or “as”
15. Simile – a comparison of two things using the words “like” or “as”
16. Hyperbole – an exaggeration
17. Idiom – figure of speech that doesn’t mean exactly what it says
18. Irony – the expression of one’s meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite, typically for humorous or emphatic effect
19. Allusion – making a reference to something else
20. Personification – giving human characteristics to an animal or object


Thursday, 2/8/18

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1st & 2nd Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Australia Map Test – Friday 2/9/18

  1. Australian Map Identification Review
  2. Australia Teacher Notes – Geography & Location
  3. Postcard Home

HW: Study! Postcard Home

Australia Geography PPT

Australia Teacher Notes

 

3rd Block (7th Grade Reading): Think Tac Toe – Wednesday 2/14, Ray Bradbury Test – Wednesday 2/14

  1. Students completed warm ups.
  2. Vocabulary Quiz
  3. Continue Think Tac Toe

HW: Study! 

 

5th Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Australia Map Test – Friday 2/9/18

  1. Australian Map Identification Review
  2. Australia Teacher Notes – History
  3. Postcard Home
  4. HW: Study! Postcard Home

    Australia Geography PPT

    Australia Teacher Notes

 

6th Block (7th Grade Reading): 

  1. Vocabulary Quiz
  2. Complete “There Will Come Soft Rains” 
  3. Socratic Seminar

HW: Page 1 & 2 of Socratic Seminar


Wednesday, 2/7/18

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1st & 2nd Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Australia Map Test – Friday 2/9/18

  1. Australian Map Identification Review
  2. Australia Geography Notes
  3. Discovery Ticket #1

HW: Study!

Australia Geography PPT

 

3rd Block (7th Grade Reading): Vocabulary Quiz – Thursday, 2/8/18

  1. Students completed warm ups.
  2. “There Will Come Soft Rains” skills review
  3. Introduce Think Tac Toe

HW: Study! 

TWCSR Vocabulary

https://quizlet.com/_4eodw8 

 

5th Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Australia Map Test – Friday 2/9/18

  1. Australian Map Identification Review
  2. Australia Geography Notes
  3. Discovery Ticket #1
  4. Postcard Home

HW: Study! Complete Postcard Home.

Australia Geography PPT

 

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

  1. “There Will Come Soft Rains” reading and reading comprehension questions

HW: Study!

TWCSR Vocabulary

https://quizlet.com/_4eodw8


Tuesday, 2/6/18

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1st & 2nd Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Australia Map Test – Friday 2/5/18

  1. Australian Map Identification Review
  2. Australia Video Clip
  3. Australia Geography Notes

HW: Study!

Australia Geography PPT

 

3rd Block (7th Grade Reading): Vocabulary Quiz – Thursday, 2/8/18

  1. Students completed warm ups.
  2. Completedc reading and annotating “There Will Come Soft Rains”
  3. Answer comprehension questions and complete packet

HW: Study! 

TWCSR Vocabulary

https://quizlet.com/_4eodw8 

 

5th Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Australia Map Test – Friday 2/5/18

  1. Australian Map Identification Review
  2. Australia Video Clip
  3. Australia Geography Notes

HW: Study!

Australia Geography PPT

 

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

  1. Warm ups were due Friday! Turn in ASAP if overdue!
  2. Today, we took the Georgia Climate survey.

HW: Study!

TWCSR Vocabulary

https://quizlet.com/_4eodw8