Blocks 4 and 5 agenda 12/10/18 to 12/14/18

Monday 12/10/18 Warm-up 18 Box 1 CW: Read two articles and answer questions HW: None

Tuesday 12/11/18 Warm-up 18 Box 2 CW: Activity 2.6 Evaluating Sources HW: None

Wednesday 12/12/18 Warm-up 18 Box 3 CW: Activity 2.6 Evaluating Sources Continued-RAFT strategy HW: Start Studying for Unit 2 Assessment next Wednesday

Thursday 12/13/18 Warm-up 18 Box 4 CW: Primary and Secondary Sources /Domains HW: Study for Unit 2 Assessment next Wednesday

Friday 12/14/18 Warm-up 18 Box 5 CW: Activity 2.7 Gathering Evidence from a Film-RAFT strategy HW: study for Unit 2 Assessment next Wednesday


Book Report on Independent Reading Book is due Wednesday, December 19th.

Unit 2 Assessment is Wednesday, December 19th.

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Blocks 4 and 5 Agenda 12/3/18 to 12/7/18

Monday 12/3/18 Warm-up Week 17 Box 1 CW: Read Independent Reading Book/Review Text Features pg. 87/Identify Text Features Activity 2.3 “Facts About Marketing to Children” pg. 92 HW: None

Tuesday 12/4/18 Warm-up Week 17 Box 2 CW: Read Independent Reading Book/Read “Facts About Marketing to Children” pg. 92 Answer text dependent questions HW: None

Wednesday 12/5/18 Warm-up Week 17 Box 3 CW: Read Independent Reading Book/Intro to Propaganda Techniques HW: None

Thursday 12/6/18 Warm-up Week 17 Box 4 CW: Read Independent Reading Book/Intro to Propaganda Techniques Activity HW: None

Friday 12/7/18 Warm-up Week 17 Box 5 CW: Carousel Activity HW: None

Book Report Due December 19th!!

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Blocks 4 and 5 Agenda 11/26/18 to 11/30/18

Monday 11/26/18 Warm-up 16 Box 1 CW: Preview vocabulary for Unit 2/QHT Chart/Introduction to Unit 2 and Embedded Assessment 1/Unpack Rubric for EA 1 HW: None

Tuesday 11/27/18 Warm-up 16 Box 2 CW: Text features Introduction-Power Point and Notes HW: None

Wednesday 11/28/18 Warm-up 16 Box 3 CW: Media Center visit-get book for book report due December 19th/Complete Book Survey online/Activity 2.2 Read $211 Billion and So Much to Buy HW: None

Thursday 11/29/18 Warm-up 16 Box 4 CW: Go over Book Report Rubric and Expectations/Activity 2.2 Answer Text Dependent Questions HW: None

Book Report Rubric: Snow globe book report (1)-2e1b7ns

Text dependent Questions: Activity 2.2_form_B_scaffolded (1)-pnl411

Friday 11/30/18 Warm-up 16 Box 5 CW: Independent Reading Time/finish Activity 2.2 Text Dependent Questions  HW: None


Independent Reading Log Survey Link

Blocks 4 and 5 Agenda 11/12/18 to 11/16/18

Monday 11/12 Warm-up Week 15 Box 1 CW: Writing Beginning of Myth HW: Study for Mythology Test Wednesday

Tuesday 11/13 Warm-up Week 15 Box 2 CW: Begin Drafting Myth HW: Study for Mythology Test

Wednesday 11/14 Warm-up Week 15 Box 3 CW: Mythology Test/Continue drafting myth HW: Finish draft

Thursday 11/15 Warm-up Week 15 Box 4 CW: Type Final Myth HW: None

Friday 11/16 Warm-up Week 15 Box 5 CW: Type Final Myth and turn in HW: Have a great Thanksgiving!

Study guide key link:

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Kahoot link for review:

Survey Link for Myth:


Blocks 4 and 5 Agenda 11/5/2018 to 11/9/2018

Monday 11/5 Warm-up Week 14 Box 1 CW: Creation Myths from Around the Globe HW: None

*Note that Greek God Wanted Poster is due Friday*

Tuesday 11/6 – Teacher Work Day

Wednesday 11/7 Warm-up Week 14 Box 2 and 3 CW: Begin Myth Brainstorming Plot Illustrations/Plot Diagram/Study Guide for Test Next Wednesday 11/14/18 HW: None

Thursday 11/8 Warm-up Week 14 Box 4 CW: Myth Brainstorming/Drafting HW: Turn in Greek God Wanted Poster tomorrow

Friday 11/9 Warm-up Week 14 Box 5 CW: Drafting Myth HW: None

Test over Mythology will be Wednesday, 11/14/18

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Extended Day Tutoring Begins 11/5/2018

Extended Day Tutoring will begin next week. Lab days and hours available are as follows:

6th, 7th, and 8th grade ELA Labs Wednesdays 8:15-8:50 a.m.

6th, 7th and 8th grade Math Labs Thursdays 8:15-8:50 a.m

8th grade Science Lab Mondays 8:15-8:50 a.m.

Students are to report to the cafeteria and wait for the lab teacher to come get them. Students will not be permitted entry after 8:25 a.m.


Blocks 4 and 5 agenda 10/29/18 to 11/2/18

Monday 10/29 Warm-up Week 13 Box 1 CW: Read Phaethon/Complete Questions HW: None

Tuesday 10/30 Warm-up Week 13 Box 2 CW: Read Phaethon/Review Questions/Complete Plot Diagram HW: None

Wednesday 10/31 Warm-up Week 13 Box 3 CW: Read Arachne/Complete Questions HW: Bring Colored Pencils to class tomorrow

Thursday 11/1 Warm-up Week 13 Box 4 CW: Symbolism/Wanted Poster (Colored Pencils) HW: None

Friday 11/2 Warm-up Week 13 Box 5 CW: The Fox and the Burro/Finish Wanted Poster HW: Wanted Poster Due Monday

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Blocks 4 and 5 agenda 10/22/18 to 10/26/18

Monday 10/22: Warm-up week 12 Box 1 CW: Block 4 Quiz Hercules-Finish Mythology Stations HW: None

Tuesday 10/23: Warm-up week 12 Box 2 CW: Finish Mythology Stations HW: None

Wednesday 10/24: Warm-up week 12 Box 3 CW: Elements of Plot/Pixar Short HW: Study for Elements of Plot Quiz on Friday

Thursday 10/25: Warm-up week 12 Box 4 CW: Elements of Plot/Pixar Short HW: Study for Elements of Plot Quiz on Friday

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Friday 10/26: Warm-up week 12 Box 5 CW: Elements of Plot Quiz/Phaethon first read HW: None

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