Feb 16th – Academic Habits and Language Arts

Academic Habits: Today we book talked the following books (in case students want to know:) Chronicles of Narnia: the Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe House Arrest All Rise for the Honorable Perry T Cook The Seventh Most Important Thing The Thing About Elephants Waiting for Augusta Pax Language Arts: Today we did an assignment Read More…

Feb 15th – Academic Habits and Language Arts

Academic Habits: Today students took their inference quiz. The quiz did not go as well as originally hoped despite spending days on the subject. Extra credit will be offered after break and grades for the quiz will not be put in until then. Students please bring your SSR book tomorrow. Language Arts: Today students wrote Read More…

Note on Tutoring

Just a reminder that tutoring will always take place unless otherwise stated. I have held tutoring sessions the past two weeks, but will not be able to tomorrow due to a Language Arts department meeting. Just to repeat: there will be no tutoring tomorrow due to a Language Arts department meeting. Thank you all!

Feb 14th – Academic Habits and Language Arts

Academic Habits: Today students had a pop quiz over chapters 1-5 of Westing Game. Afterwards they read chapters 7 and 8 and answered questions based on those chapters. The questions are not homework, but students are encouraged to use the following quizlets for the inference quiz tomorrow. https://quizlet.com/211413471/making-inferences-flash-cards/ https://quizlet.com/248023553/making-inferences-flash-cards/ https://quizlet.com/241869944/making-inferences-flash-cards/ Language Arts: Today students turned Read More…

Feb 8th – Academic Habits and Language Arts

Academic Habits: Today students did more inference practice with worksheets and we continued reading. (It is important that if students are missing school that they somehow make up the reading. The chapters are short. If your book is late coming in the mail or you cannot find one currently you can borrow one of mine. Read More…

Feb 7th – Academic Habits and Language Arts

My apologies for not posting yesterday! Academic Habits: Yesterday we started a lesson on making inferences by using commercials. We then continued to read the Westing Game. (We have read chapters 1-3 if students need to catch up.) Language Arts: Yesterday we reviewed the most missed items on our business letters, we went over our Read More…