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Thursday, September 20

AC Social Studies

-Warm up

-Economics continued

-Economics review game

Hw: None (*Bring your study guide to class tomorrow so we can work on it during class)


Language Arts

-Revise personal narrative and peer editing

Hw: Final copy of personal narrative due tomorrow! This is a test grade so be sure your parents do a final check of your work!

Tuesday, September 18

AC Social Studies

-Warm up

-Economics quiz review

Hw: Study your vocabulary and study guide for your quiz tomorrow


Language Arts Blocks 6-7

-Figurative Language and Sensory Details review

-“Why Couldn’t I Have Been Named Ashley”

– Transition Words

Hw: Make sure you have revised your lead (introduction) and is complete. Also, you must have at least one important detail in your narrative’s middle where you have looped your information. In other words, you should have at least 2 additional detail sentences where you have added sensory details and/or figurative language to your narrative’s middle.

Monday, September 17

AC Social Studies

-Warm up Week 7

-Economics (Ch. 3) continued

Hw: None (Ch. 3 Assessment Wednesday; Unit Test Friday)

Blocks 4-5 Language Arts

  • “Why Couldn’t I Have Been Named Ashley?” (Springboard Activity 1.8)

  • Revising the Middle (Powerpoint lesson and “Revising the Middle” practice activity)

Hw: Revise middle of your paper (Take at least one important sentence in the middle of your narrative and add a minimum of two descriptive sentences using figurative language and/or sensory details.)

Tuesday, September 4

AC Social Studies

-Warm Up Week 5

-Review Citizen Participation in Government

-Ch. 2 Discovery Ticket #3

-Two Forms of Democracies

Hw: None

Language Arts

-Warm Up Week 6 #1-4

-”Bad Boy” Text Dependent questions turn in (blks 4,5,7)

-Personal Narrative Assignment Introduction

-Graphic Organizer

Hw: Complete Personal Narrative Graphic Organizer (*Students will meet me in the computer lab tomorrow. 4th and 5th will meet in Room #708 which is the lab in the Connections Hall across from art. Blocks 6 and 7 will meet me in the computer lab next to the attendance office.

Thursday, August 30

AC Social Studies

-Warm up week 4

-Chapter 2: Section 3 “Citizen Participation In Government”

*Discovery Ticket #2

Hw: None

Language Arts

-Warm up Week 5 #4

– Blk 4 ,5 and 7: ”Bad Boy” Vocabulary 4-square and read story

-Blk 6 “Bad Boy” text dependent questions continued

Hw: Blk 7 Possessive noun worksheet

Wednesday, August 29

AC Social Studies

-Warm up week 4

-Chapter 2: Section 2 “Distribution of Power”

*Discovery Ticket Tomorrow

Hw: None


Language Arts

-Warm up Week 5 #3

-Blk 4: Possessive Nouns worksheet

- Blk 5: ”Bad Boy” Vocabulary 4-square

-Blk 6: “Bad Boy” continued

-Blk 7: Work on Final Draft

Hw: Blks 4-5 Possessive noun worksheet; (BLK 7) Complete final summary if not completed in class; ALL BLOCKS remediation due by tomorrow

Tuesday, August 28

AC Social Studies

-Warm up week 4

-Chapter 2: Section 1 “What is government?” Review

-Discovery ticket

Hw: None


Language Arts

-Warm up Week 5 #2

-Blk 4 and 5: Work on final summary of “The Scholarship Jacket” (due tomorrow)

-Blk 6: “Bad Boy” vocabulary 4-square and begin story

-Blk 7: Work on rough draft summary of “The Scholarship Jacket” (rough draft due tomorrow)

Hw: (Blks 4,5)Complete final summary if not completed in class; Blk 7 rough draft due; ALL blocks remediation due Thursday


Monday, August 27

AC Social Studies

-Warm up Week 4

-Chapter 2, Section 1: Government

Hw: Complete reading comprehension questions and vocabulary for Ch. 2, Section 1 worksheet

Language Arts

-Warm Up Week 5 #1

-Possessive Nouns (ALL Blocks)

-Blocks 4 and 5 work on summary rough draft for “The Scholarship Jacket”

-Block 7 IRR Chart for “The Scholarship Jacket”

Hw: Blocks 4 and 5 complete rough draft for summary; Block 6 complete possessive noun worksheet; block 7 complete IRR Chart



Friday, August 24

AC Social Studies

-Warm up Week 3

-Conclude presentations

-Intro to ch. 2 Government

Hw: None


Language Arts

-Warm up Week4 #9-10

-Review text-dependent questions and IRR chart

-Work on summary (block 6)

Hw: Block 6 summary on “The Scholarship Jacket” due Monday; Blocks 4,5,7 bring text-dependent questions and IRR charts to class Monday

Thursday, August 23

AC Social Studies


Hw: None

Language Arts

-Warm up Week 4 #7-8

-Blocks 4,5,7 work on text-dependent questions

-Block 6 Complete IRR chart for “The Scholarship Jacket” and write summary paragraph

Hw: Complete unfinished classwork by using on-line textbook to access “The Scholarship Jacket”. Students may use the Springboard Text link found on the page at the top of my blog and follow the instructions on the page to log in.