1/14/19 – 1/18/19

Monday – Finish Argumentative Essay Outline

Tuesday – Begin Small Groups – My Perspectives Book  Pages 234 – 237, Group Test on this story will be next Tuesday 1/22.

Wednesday – My Perspectives Book Pages 238-244 (Close Read only on this page), Group Test on this story will be Tuesday 1/22.

Thursday – My Perspectives Book Pages 244-246, Group Test on this story will be Tuesday 1/22.

Friday – My Perspectives Book Page 247, Group Test on this story will be Tuesday 1/22.

1/7/19 – 1/11/19

Monday – STAR Reading Test

Tuesday – My Perspectives Book: Pages 224-226, “Comprehension Questions” and “Close Read”.

Wednesday – My Perspectives Book: Pages 226-227: “Analyze the Media” and “Writing to Sources (Write an objective summary)”.

Thursday – Interactive Online Argument Writing – Middle School assignment 

Friday – My Perspectives Book: Pages 228 – 231, Complete 1/2 of the Argumentative Essay Outline

12/17/18 – 12/21/18

Monday – Pages 219 – 221

Tuesday – Open-book Test on “The Black Hole of Technology”

Wednesday – No homework

Thursday – Bowling Field Trip!

Friday – Early Release Day! Have a wonderful and safe holiday break!! 🙂 

12/10/18 – 12/14/18

Monday – Online Test for “Feathered Friend”, Finish essay from page 204 and sub to my Google Classroom by tomorrow.

Tuesday – “Teens and Technology Share a Future” Pages 206-210, Test for this story will be on Thursday.

Wednesday – Pages 210-213, Test tomorrow.

Thursday – Online Test for “Teens and Technology Share a Future”

Friday – “The Black Hole of Technology” Pages 214-217 and “Close Read The Text” on page 218, Test for this story will be on Tuesday.

12/3/18 – 12/7/18

Monday – My Perspectives Book – pages 186-191

*Assessment next Monday (12/10) on “Feathered Friend”

Tuesday – My Perspectives Book – pages 193-199

*Assessment next Monday (12/10) on “Feathered Friend”

Wednesday – My Perspectives Book – pages 200-203

*Assessment next Monday (12/10) on “Feathered Friend”

Thursday – My Perspectives Book – Begin the argumentative essay on page 204 by completing the outline. The outline is available through the online book (link on the top of this page). 

*Assessment Monday (12/10) on “Feathered Friend”

Friday – My Perspectives Book – Log into my Google Classroom, write the argumentative essay on page 204, and complete the reflection questions in your book on page 204.

*Assessment Monday (12/10) on “Feathered Friend”

11/26/18 – 11/30/18

Monday -Tier 3 Vocabulary Pretest, Word Study Choice Board: Choose 4 boxes to complete using your vocabulary words, Pick 8 vocabulary words to study and memorize tonight, Test is this Friday on these 30 vocabulary words.

Tuesday – Word Study Choice Board: Choose 4 different boxes to complete using your vocabulary words, Pick 8 more vocabulary words to study and memorize tonight, Test is this Friday on these 30 vocabulary words.

Wednesday -Word Study Choice Board: Choose 4 different boxes to complete using your vocabulary words, Pick 8 more vocabulary words to study and memorize tonight, Test is this Friday on these 30 vocabulary words.

Thursday – Word Study Choice Board: Complete the last 4 boxes using your vocabulary words, Study and memorize the last 6 vocabulary words tonight, Test is tomorrow on these 30 vocabulary words!

Friday -Test on Tier 3 Vocabulary Words

11/12/18 – 11/16/18

Monday – Type the Explanatory Essay and review rubric (page 181)

Tuesday – Finish Final Draft and complete page 183 

Wednesday – Movie to complete Unit 2

Thursday – Movie to complete Unit 2

Friday – Introduction to the “All School Reads” book.

11/5/18 – 11/9/18

Monday – Choose a story for Independent Learning

Tuesday – Read your Independent Learning story, complete pages 176-177, and complete the worksheet of comprehension questions for your story.

Wednesday – Assessment on Independent Learning story, complete pages 180-181 in book.

Thursday – Graphic organizer for Explanatory Essay

Friday – Begin typing Explanatory Essay

10/29/18 – 11/2/18

Monday – Read and complete all activities on pages 162-167 and the Close Read activity on page 168.

Tuesday – Complete all activities on pages 168-169.

Wednesday & Thursday – Complete all activities on page 170. Read the “Research Assignment” box on the top of page 171. Pick one of those topics, research and find 10 interesting facts about it, and then create a Google Slide with the research on it.

Friday – Complete the online assessment of this story through the “My Perspectives” link on this blog  

10/22/18 – 10/26/18

Monday – Guidance lesson with Mrs. Lorduy.

Tuesday – Assessment on “Predators” 

Wednesday – Pages 152-159 & Close Read the text

Thursday – Page 160 (Page 161 optional)

Friday – Assessment on “Monkey Master”