Friday, 12.14.18

All classes:  Finish Touchstones – enter answers either today or Monday.  NO HW

AC READING:  Students will be assessing one of their double entry journals with a rubric .. and then we will be trading with other AC classes (names blocked out).

Thursday, 12.13.18

Happy Thursday!

All classes:  We are in the computer lab (118 – by attendance office) to do a mini lesson on Career Cruising with Mrs. Crandall (counselor) and students will begin Touchstones for Qtr 2 – we will work on this tomorrow and enter answers on Monday.

OL READING:  Assessment over Chapters 16-25 will be on Tuesday.  We will review next week, but if you have your own book or even if you want to come in homeroom and review those chapters – you always welcome!

Wednesday, 12.12.18

Happy Wednesday!   Thank you for those that have donated Clorox wipes and tissues.  It is much appreciated!

Blocks 1, 2, 4, 5 (OL READING):  Finish handout from yesterday on diction, evidence, context clues and figurative language.  Students will read chapters 23-25 silently and answer a few questions about their reading.  NO HW!

Block 3 (AC READING):  Jigsaw Activity in groups.  NO HW!

Tuesday, 12.11.18

Two hour delay today .. we are having every class, just for a shorter amount of time.

Thank you to all of the Durham Leadership Program (DLP) members and parents that helped us shop for our angels this morning!  It was so much fun and there will be some happy kids on Christmas due to our community’s generosity!

Blocks 1, 2, 4, 5 (OL READING):  Portfolio – students add short stories … Finish Activity 2.8 on Diction, Evidence, Context Clues, and Figurative Language.  NO HW!

Block 3 (AC READING):  Portfolio – students add short stories … Walk Two Moons read chapter 30-31 aloud and 32-33 silently.   NO HW!

Monday, 12.10.18

Happy Monday!   We are in need of tissues and Clorox wipes … please and thank you!

Blocks 1, 2, 4, 5 (OL READING): Walk Two Moons – chapter 21, Activity 2.8 handout on diction, evidence, context clues, figurative language (and read chapter 22 during while working on this handout).  NO HW!

Block 3 (AC READING):  Walk Two Moons – chapters 27-29 and double entry journal #3.  NO HW!

Friday, 12.7.18

Happy Friday!  We are in need of tissues and Clorox wipes … please and thank you =)

Blocks 1, 2, 4, 5 (OL READING):  Double entry journal #3 over chapters 9-19.  Walk Two Moons chapters 20-21.  NO HW!

Block 3 (AC READING):  Journal entry using 5 vocabulary words (that were given yesterday), Walk Two Moons chapters 25-26.  NO HW!

Thursday, 12.6.18

Happy Thursday!  Remember it is super helpful if you have your own copy of Walk Two Moons

Blocks 1, 2, 4, 5 (OL READING):  Read chapter 16 aloud.  Read chapter 17-19 silent and silent reading check.  NO HW!

Block 3 (AC READING): Background/myths/vocabulary.  Read chapters 23-24 in character parts.  NO HW!

Wednesday, 12.5.18

Happy Wednesday!

Blocks 1, 2, 4, 5 (OL READING):  Walk Two Moons Chapter 1-15 Assessment and journal over chapters 11-14 in composition notebook.  NO HW!

Block 3 (AC READING):  Finish questions from yesterday (student choice of 3), complete Sal’s bubble sheet and begin sheet on background info, myths and vocabulary.  NO HW!

Tuesday, 12.4.18

Blocks 1, 2, 4, 5 (OL Reading): Walk Two Moons study guide. We will review study guide today and assessment is on Wednesday. OL Reading will be having an assessment over chapters 1-15 on Wednesday. Please do this quizlet as a review in addition to the study guide we will be doing .. lots of fun ways to review. Thank you to Mrs. Hall for setting this up for our classes. https://quizlet.com/345601600/walk-two-moons-chapters-1-15-flash-cards/

Block 3 (AC Reading): Share journal and read chapters 21-22. If there is time, students will choose questions to answer over chapters.  NO HW!

Monday, 12.3.18

Happy Monday!  Hope everyone had a great weekend!  I am feeling so much better and back at school =)

Blocks 1, 2, 4, 5 (OL Reading):  Read chapters 14-15 and study guide.  We will review study guide tomorrow and assessment is on Wednesday.  OL Reading will be having an assessment over chapters 1-15 on Wednesday.  Please do this quizlet as a review in addition to the study guide we will be doing .. lots of fun ways to review.  Thank you to Mrs. Hall for setting this up for our classes.   https://quizlet.com/345601600/walk-two-moons-chapters-1-15-flash-cards/

Block 3 (AC Reading):  Journal and read chapters 16-20.  NO HW!