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”

10/15/18 – 10/19/18

Monday – Assessment on the poem: “A Blessing”

Tuesday – STAR Reading Test

Wednesday – My Perspectives Book: pages 144-147, Assessment on this poem is Tuesday (10/23/18)

Thursday – My Perspectives Book: pages 148 – 149, Assessment on this poem is Tuesday (10/23/18)

Friday – My Perspectives Book: pages 150 – 151, Assessment on this poem is Tuesday (10/23/18)

10/8/18 – 10/12/18

Monday – Small Groups: My Perspectives Book pages 138-141

Tuesday – Small Groups: My Perspectives Book pages 142 – 143, Research question page 140

Wednesday – Go over answers to pages 138-143, Group Discussion page 141, Concept Vocabulary Practice Assignment page 141

Thursday – Early Release, End of Grading Period Party!

Friday – No school for students – In-service Day

10/1/18 – 10/5/18

Monday – Begin Explanatory Essay outline (whole class model) and pages 128-130

Tuesday – Finish outline together as a class, page 131, begin typing 

Wednesday – Finish typing Explanatory Essay, pages 132-133

Thursday – Finish Essay, Star Reading Scores and Chart, Mindfulness Moment #4 

Friday – Organized Small Groups, My Perspectives book pages 134 -137

9/24/18 – 9/28/18

Monday – “My Perspectives” Book: Unit 2 – Hachiko pages 118 – 122.

Tuesday – “My Perspectives” Book: Unit 2 – Hachiko pages 123-125.

Wednesday – “My Perspectives” Book: Unit 2 – Hachiko page 126.

Thursday – “My Perspectives” Book: Unit 2 – Hachiko page 127.

Friday – “My Perspectives” Book: Online Comprehension Check on Unit 2 – Hachiko 

9/17/18 – 9/21/18

Monday – Summer Reading Project due this Friday! Today’s assignment: “My Perspectives” book pages 112-115.

Tuesday – Summer Reading Project due this Friday! Complete the chart that goes along with the directions at the top of page 116: “Review the text, and record concrete details and other information related to the process Goodall used to gain the chimpanzees’ friendship.”

Wednesday – Summer Reading Project due this Friday!, “How – to” Explanatory Essay – page 116. We will finish this assignment in class tomorrow.

Thursday – Summer Reading Project due this Friday! , Complete Editing Sheet, Finish “How – to” Explanatory Essay – page 116. Submit on Google Docs: scanter@kentschools.net, Essay Reflection Questions Page 116.

Friday – Summer Reading Project due today!, Unit 2 Comprehension Check on My Life With The Chimpanzees

9/10 – 9/14

Monday – Finish Pretest, Work on Summer Reading Project – due next Friday, September 21st

Tuesday – “My Perspectives” Book pages 90-93

Wednesday – “My Perspectives” Book pages 94-98

Thursday – “My Perspectives” Book pages 99- 105

Friday – “My Perspectives” Book pages 105 – 111, Comprehension questions pg.111