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This week in class we will be continuing reading Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s library.
Monday: April 9, 2018
In Class: Go over vocabulary words, read chapters 4-6, work on Exit Ticket for after chapter 6.
Homework: Exit Ticket for Chapter 6: extended response
Tuesday: April 10, 2018
In Class: Vocabulary Day: finish identifying first 15 words.
Homework: Review Vocabulary Words
Wednesday: April 11, 2018
In Class: Review vocabulary, Read chapters 7-12.
Homework: Review Vocabulary
Thursday: April 12, 2018
In Class: Review Vocabulary, Read Chapters 13-18
Homework: Review Vocabuary. Packet Check #1 tomorrow
Monday, April 2, 2018
In Class: STAR #4, Testing relaxation, Reading Log
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 and April 4, 2018: ELA STATE TESTING
Thursday, April 5, 2018
In Class: Pass out novels and packets. Read chapters 1-3 of Mr. Lemoncello’s Library. Do chapter one Setting Worksheet together.
Homework: Complete Chapter 2 extended response worksheet (front and back)
The next two weeks we will be analyzing literary and informative writing.
Monday: March 5, 2018
In Class: Finish Common Assessment and Remember the Titans
Homework: Missing Peace Paragraphs due tomorrow, or they will be marked as missing.
This week in ELA we will continue writing our Argument Essays.
Monday: No School
Tuesday: Continue taking research notes in class. Start rough draft organizer.
Wednesday: Finish taking notes, get notes checked, start rough draft organizer.
Thursday: Finish rough draft.
Friday: Start typing paper.
There is no homework in ELA this week or next week. We will be working on our argument papers for the next two weeks.
This week we will be beginning our Argument writing unit. By the end of this unit students will know how to write a 5 paragraph argument essay using claims, evidence based research, and more.
Monday: Introduce Argument Unit. Go over vocabulary. Identify Claim, evidence and warrant. C.E.W. practice.
Tuesday: Finish Claim, Evidence and Warrant practice.
Monday: Alliteration. Homework: Alliteration ABC Challenge
Tuesday: Review all figurative language. Homework: Review Packet.
Wednesday: Review all figurative language. Homework: Study
Thursday: Figurative Language Test
Friday: Field Trip
This week in ELA we will learning how to make inferences and draw conclusions using evidence to support your reasoning.
Monday: January 8, 2018 Snow Day
Tuesday: January 9, 2018
In Class: Star #3 Reading
Wednesday: Janary 10, 2018
In Class: The Case of the Mysterious Neighbors
Homework: Whose Locker is This? page 5 worksheet
Thursday: January 11, 2018
In Class: Find out who Mrs. White’s mysterious neighbors are. Go over homework. Take notes on inferencing, mini practices- Principal Files.
Homework: Finish principal files worksheet if not completed in class.
Friday: January 12, 2018
In Class: Go over Principal Files inferencing worksheet. Encyclopedia Brown 2 minute Mysteries using inferences.
Monday: January 15, 2018 No School MLK JR
Tuesday: January 16, 2018
In Class: Inference with Non Fiction
Homework: Great Barrier Reef Article with Inferencing Worksheet
Wednesday: January 17, 2018
In Class: Inferencing with R.A.C.E. writing strategy
Homework: R.A.C.E. response
Thursday: January 18, 2018
In Class: Go over R.A.C.E. homework. Review for Inference quiz.
Friday: January 19, 2018
In Class: Inference Quiz
Homework: None. Enjoy your weekend.
Monday: December 18, 2017
In Class: Watch part 1 of Miracle At Midnight
Homework: Journals 12-17 due tomorrow
Tuesday: December 19, 2017
In Class: Watch part 2 of Miracle of Midnight
Wednesday: December 20, 2017
In Class: Mini Courage essay using similarities between Number the Stars and Miracle at Midnight
Homework: Finish essay if not done and submit via Google Docs.
Thursday: December 21, 2017
In Class: NTS Escape Room
Friday: December 22, 2017 (Early Release Day)
In Class: Minute to Win it and ELF
Monday: December 4, 2017
In Class: Discuss chapters 1-5, complete setting activity sheet, Star of David activity sheet, explore Tivoli Gardens, Copenhagen Denmark.
Homework: R.R. journals for chapters 1-5 due tomorrow.
Tuesday: December 5, 2017
In Class: Read chapters 6-8. Work on reader response journals
Homework: R.R. journals for chapters 6-11 due Monday
Wednesday: December 6, 2017
In Class: School Counseling Lesson with Mrs. Cottrill
Homework: Work on reader response journals
Thursday: December 7, 2017
In Class: Listen to chapters 9-11
Homework: Work on Reader Response journals
Friday: Devember 8, 2017
In Class: Vocabulary Day
Homework: Reader Response journals for chapters 6-11 due Monday