Friday, 10.5.18

Happy Friday!

All classes:  We will be watching a flocabulary video on theme and students will answer 10 questions about theme.  Students will read “Thank You M’am” silently (finish from yesterday) and we will watch a powerpoint to review plot diagram.   NO HW!

Thursday, 10.4.18

Happy Thursday!   I am home today with my sick son, so I will miss you all today!

All classes:  Read page 50 as a class in Springboard book.  Answer #3, 4, 5 on page 51.  Discuss page 52 (top half) as a class.  Read “Thank You M’am”  silently.  NO HW!

Wednesday, 10.3.18

Happy Wednesday!   It is Book Club day!  My favorite!  I love to hear the quality discussions about the books!  Students will create 2 discussion questions about their reading and then discuss with their group.  Students will then read 20+pages by next Wednesday.  NO HW!

Tuesday, 10.2.18

All classes: Students will be taking “Touchstones” which shows us what students have learned so far … we will complete this today.  Students can complete their journal from before the break if they have time =) Please remember to always have a reading book in this class. NO HW!

Monday, 10.1.18

Welcome Back!  I hope everyone had a fun and restful Fall Break!

All classes:  Students will be taking “Touchstones” which shows us what students have learned so far … we will complete this tomorrow.  Please remember to always have a reading book in this class.  NO HW!

Friday, 9.21.18

Remember next week is Fall Break .. no school!  Enjoy your break and be safe!  Make good choices and be kind.

Blocks 1, 2, 4, 5, (OL READING):  Media Center so everyone has the opportunity to have a book – it is an expectation to have a book in class at all times.  Students will be starting a journal called “The Famous Dinner Table” .. this will be completed after we return from break – it is in the journal section of the composition notebook.  NO HW!!

Block 3 (AC READING):  Media Center so everyone has the opportunity to have a book – it is an expectation to have a book in class at all times.  Students will be continuing a journal called “The Famous Dinner Table” .. hopefully we will have time to share some of the student writing during class.  NO HW!

Thursday, 9.20.18

Happy Friday Eve!

Blocks 1, 2, 4, 5 (OL READING): Book Club Day!  Students will be creating 2 discussion questions and answering them in their book club group.  Tomorrow, we will go to the media center – students will have the opportunity to renew, return, check out books … NO HW!

Block 3 (AC READING):  “The Famous Dinner Table” – students will brainstorm why, where, when and include dialogue in their table discussion… NO HW!

Wednesday 9.19.18

Blocks 1, 2, 4, 5 (OL READING): Classes will be meeting in the computer lab to type their personal narratives. All typing should be completed by end of class on Wednesday. This is not homework. It is an assessment and all of this will be completed at school. Book club day will be on Thursday.

Block 3 (AC READING): Book club day !!  NO HW

Tuesday, 9.18.18

Blocks 1, 2, 4, 5 (OL READING): Classes will be meeting in the computer lab to type their personal narratives. We will also be in the computer lab on Wednesday. All typing should be completed by end of class on Wednesday. This is not homework. It is an assessment and all of this will be completed at school. Book club day will be on Thursday.

Block 3 (AC READING): Classes will be meeting in the computer lab to type their personal narratives.  All typing should be completed by end of class on Tuesday. Remember dialogue should be included (4 indirect and 4 direct). This is not homework. It is an assessment and all of this will be completed at school. Book club day will be on Wednesday.

Performing Arts Permission Forms

Students must have performing arts permission forms … they were handed out in homeroom .. parents do not have to donate, but it is appreciated.  If students don’t have the permission form completed, they will not be able to participate in performing arts events.  Thanks!