Tuesday, 10.10.17

Homeroom:  Red Ribbon Week is next week along with Conference Week .. early release is this Thursday and all next week!

Blocks 1 and 7 (AC Reading): “Suitcases and Snowglobes” packet, writing prompt and reading comprehension questions turned in at the end of class. NO HW!

Block 2 (OL Reading):  Vocabulary quiz over chapters 1-6, new set of vocabulary for chapters 7-14 (one set for comp book and one set for home) .. and begin reading chapter 6 silently.  NO HW!

Blocks 3 and 4 (6th grade LA):  Page 40-41 and talk about different beginnings of narratives .. NO HW!

Monday, 10/9/17

Mrs. Stahler is back today!  We are going to see where everyone is and catch up today =)  There is no HW in any classes …

Remember Thursday is early release and next week is conference week/early release ……

Monday, 10/2 – Friday 10/6

Mrs. Stahler will be out Monday, 10/2-10/6.

AC Reading will be working on “A Concrete Garden” reading activities and writing prompts.  After that is completed, students will be reading “Suitcases and Snowglobes” and working on the same kind of activities as we did with the other short story.  This is NOT HW unless you do not finish what is expected of you in class.  Use your time wisely.  Be kind and make good choices.

OL Reading will be reading Touching Spirit Bear and writing after each chapter in their composition book.  Journal entries have been glued in the composition book.  Use your time wisely in class.  Be kind and make good choices.

Language Arts – Mrs. Hall will be leading the class.  Students will be working on Activity 1.7 and creating a memory map.  I can’t wait to see these when I return!  Use your time wisely in class.  Be kind and make good choices.

Friday, 9.22.17

AC Reading (Blocks 1 and 7):  “A Concrete Garden” short story and activities .. NO HW!

Reading (Block 2): Media Center lesson about textual citation with Mrs. Baker .. NO HW!

Language Arts (Blocks 3 and 4):  Vivid Verbs activity/sharing ….. NO HW!

Thursday, 9.21.17

AC Reading (Blocks 1 and 7):  “A Concrete Garden” short story and activities .. NO HW!

Reading (Block 2): oops, yesterday’s blog was incorrect .. we did finish the warmup and Touchstones .. and then we began setting up the composition book for Touching Spirit Bear – we will continue with that today …

Language Arts (Blocks 3 and 4):  continue with “The Jacket” ….. NO HW!

Wednesday, 9.20.17

AC Reading (Blocks 1 and 7): Warmup (literary term), students will have time to complete Touchstones, and hopefully we will begin “A Concrete Garden” short story and activities .. NO HW!

Reading (Block 2): Warmup (the whole week), students will have time to complete Touchstones, and hopefully we will begin “A Concrete Garden” short story and activities .. NO HW!

Language Arts (Blocks 3 and 4):  continue with “The Jacket” ….. NO HW!

Friday, 9.15.17

7th grade will have testing today .. we will only see blocks 3, 6 and 7 for academic classes ….

Block 7 (AC Reading): “Strange Orchid” assessment due at the end of class, remember to have a book every day .. NO HW!

Blocks 3 and 4 (6th grade Language Arts with Mrs. Hall):  Remember 3rd block will meet in Digital Age Classroom … we will begin “The Jacket” – you will have copies of the story instead of carrying the book around.  Yesterday, we ended up reviewing all of our assignments and getting students caught up and reading .. so today, we will actually begin the next story =) NO HW!

Thursday, 9.14.17

7th grade will have testing today .. we will only see blocks 3, 2 and 1 for academic classes ….

Block 1 (AC Reading): “Strange Orchid” assessment due at the end of class, remember to have a book every day .. NO HW!

Block 2 (Reading): “Strange Orchid” assessment due at the end of class, remember to have a book every day .. NO HW!

Blocks 3 and 4 (6th grade Language Arts with Mrs. Hall):  Remember 3rd block will meet in Digital Age Classroom … we will begin “The Jacket” – you will have copies of the story instead of carrying the book around.  NO HW!

Wednesday, 9.13.17

Welcome back!  I hope everyone is safe and has power .. we are looking forward to a normal day at school today .. no testing!

AC Reading (Blocks 1 and 7):  Warmup (literary term), begin “The Strange Orchid” assessment.  NO HW

Reading (Block 2):  Warmup (the whole week), begin “The Strange Orchid” assessment.  NO HW

Language Arts (Blocks 3 and 4):  Page 28-29 in working textbook .. NO HW