Monthly Archives: October 2018

10/31/18

Today in class: DGP Week 6, Day 3-Marking Parts of the Sentence (not parts of speech) After DGP, we had a great time comparing our original monsters to the ones drawn by the How-To directions that the students wrote. 🙂 … Continue reading

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10/30/18

Today in class: DGP Week 6, Day 2-Marking parts of speech Continuing Expository How-To Writings Students received sets of written directions for How-To draw a monster. Students tried to draw the monster as closely as possible to the original without … Continue reading

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10/29/18

Today in class: DGP Week 6 Day 1-Capitalization and Punctuation Students drafted step-by-step directions for Monster How-To Writing. This must be finished by tomorrow, so we can move forward with the activity. HW-FINISH MONSTER AND HOW-TO DIRECTIONS IF YOU DID … Continue reading

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10/26/18

Today in class: DGP Week 5 Day 5 Sentence Diagramming Students began a How-to writing process by drawing a monster in class. These are to be completely drawn and colored before class on Monday. Do NOT put your name on … Continue reading

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Today in class:

DGP Week 5, Day 4- Sentence Types, Purpose and Clauses Shoe Tying How-to demonstration using yesterday’s writing assignment. We found out that we must be specific in our writing, we must use sequence, we can’t assume prior knowledge from the … Continue reading

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10/24/18

Today in class: DGP Week 5, Day 3-Mark the Parts of the Sentence-Subject, Predicate, DO and OP.   How-To Writing: Audience-Kindergarten Purpose-How-to directions Topic-Tying your shoes This was to be written step-by-step using sequence and transition words. We will be … Continue reading

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10/23/18

Today in class: After a brief review, students took the Vocabulary Quiz in class in two parts. NO HW 🙂

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Monday-10/22/18

Today in class: DGP Week 4 Day 1-Capitalization and punctuation Students and teacher checked Friday’s work, students analyzed and sequenced How-To Expository Writings. After this, students did a vocabulary review activity on the Smart board in preparation for the vocab … Continue reading

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10/19/18

Today in class: HW check for Vocabulary Packet Completion. HW check for accuracy of page 105 Vocabulary. How-To Popcorn and Balloon writing- HW if not completed in class. Please study for Vocab quiz on Tuesday.

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10/18/18

Today in class: Shortened Schedule for Early Release Block 2,3,5, & 7 met Vocab Pages 106 and 107. Homework if not completed in class. 3rd block complete 107 only. There will be a check for completion and accuracy on Friday. … Continue reading

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