1st Period: Click on the links to begin studying this week’s vocabulary.
GROUP A: https://quizlet.com/_1yg7ec
GROUP B & C: https://quizlet.com/_1yg83z
Below are bullet points describing some of the activities we will do this week. Please see the ELA and SS sections on the sidebar for more detailed information and study resources.
First Period: Newsela invite code link: http://newsela.com/join/#/7ZNXJ
First Period Vocabulary: https://quizlet.com/_1xn6zq
We will be working on the Problem Based Research literacy project.
We continue to research WWII and the Holocaust.
We will begin our research project for International Night.
English Language Arts:
This week we will be reading the short story “Tuesday of the Other June.” We will also continue our novel reading and vocabulary study of “I Funny.” You will begin working on posters with an anti-bullying message, and begin drafting essays about bullying and topics related to bullying. Check the ELA section for specific documents and study resources.
Vocabulary Quiz on Thursday
This week you will be finishing your projects and begin investigating the causes and effects of WWI and WWII. Check the Social Studies section of the blog for specific documents and study resources.
This week is drug awareness week. We will be reading and examining various articles, current events, and statistics related to this topic, and work on anti-drug posters. Check the literacy section of the blog for specific documents and study resources.
Next week is parent-teacher conferences at Griffin. Please make sure you have taken home a conference schedule form to be signed, and return it to your homeroom teacher.
Today we will work with several types of pronouns using different exercises online. After you complete each of the exercises, show me the score that you received.
Welcome back from the break. Please check the updated agendas for your class.