Tuesday, January 15

AC Social Studies

-Warm up 17

-Physical and political features of Africa group activity

Hw: Study for map test tomorrow

 

Language Arts

-Warm up Week 21 #2

-TLQ Strategy continued

-Work on body paragraph for explanatory essay

Hw: Students should have at least one body paragraph completed for homework tonight. Use the TLQ strategy for text evidence/supporting details. Students may reference page 101 in their Springboard text for TLQ explanation/reminder. Rough draft due Tuesday, January 22

Monday, January 14

AC Social Studies

-Warm up #17

-Political and physical features of Africa continued

Hw: Study physical and political features of Africa for map test this Wednesday

Language Arts

-Warm up Week 21 #1

-TLQ Writing Strategy

**Students will be working on Explanatory essays this week and rough draft will be due at the beginning of class on Tuesday, January 22nd so students will be able to peer edit and begin working on final drafts. The final draft will be due next Thursday, January 24th at the beginning of class.

Hw: Find at least two different sources of text evidence from class (sources listed on notes sheet) that supports/answers your research question/statement and write it down on your notes sheet.

Friday, January 11, 2018

AC Social Studies

-Physical and political features of Africa

Hw: Study for map test Wednesday

 

Language Arts

-Gathering notes for Explanatory essay continued

Hw: (Blocks 4,5) Choose one of the following questions to begin researching next week: 1.) Why are teens and tweens important to advertisers?  2.) How effective are ads targeted to teenage audiences?  3.) What role does advertising play in the lives of youth? (Block 6) Bring your research question that you picked and your notes from class to our class on Monday (Block 7) Choose one of the following questions to begin researching next week: 1.) What techniques are used especially for young audiences?  2.) How effective are ads targeted to teenage audiences?  3.) Why are teens and tweens important to advertisers?

Monday, December 17

AC Social Studies

-Southwest Asia’s Systems of Government continued

Hw: None

 

Language Arts

-Warm up Week 19 #1

-Evaluating sources continued

Hw: Study your study guide for assessment this Wednesday; Snow globe book report due this Wednesday

Thursday, December 13

AC Social Studies

-Warm up #16

-History of Southwest Asia Part 2 Assessment

-Governments of Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and Israel Anticipation Guide

Hw: None

 

Language Arts

-Warm Up Week 18 #4

-Evaluating online resources

Hw: Work on your study guide (which is due Wednesday, December 19th) for assessment next Wednesday; Snow globe book reports due next Wednesday!