10/31 – 11/4

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by Sarah Canter on 31-10-2011

Monday – Review personal narrative format

Tuesday – SBA #1 Personal Narrative

Wednesday – SBA #1 Personal Narrative

Thursday – Ch.13 & 14 questions, character chart, read chapters 15 & 16

Friday – none 🙂 End of the Grading Period Party!!!

10/24 – 10/28

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by Sarah Canter on 24-10-2011

Monday – figurative language packet #3

Tuesday – read chapters 11 & 12, chapters 11 & 12 questions, figurative language study guide. Figurative Language Quiz on Friday!!!

*Practice your figurative language skills and have fun at the same time! Play some figurative language games!!!

1. Go to: www.portaportal.com and sign in the “Guest Access” box with my password: scanter 

2. Click on any of the “Analogy Games” or any “Figurative Language Games” for extra practice 🙂

 

Wednesday – chapter 11 & 12 questions and 10 questions worksheet

Thursday – Study for quiz!

Friday – Quiz on figurative language. End of the first 9 weeks grading period. Read chapters 13 & 14

10/17/11

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by Sarah Canter on 17-10-2011

Monday – Personify a feeling assignment – final draft due tomorrow. Quiz tomorrow on similes, metaphors and personification.

Tuesday – Quiz on: similes, metaphors and personification., read chapters 9 & 10, vocab paper and ch. 9 & 10 questions

Wednesday – survival collage

Thursday – Check grades on Progress Book. My grades close Wednesday.

Friday – figurative language packet #2

10/10 – 10/14

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by Sarah Canter on 10-10-2011

Monday – read chapter 6, setting worksheet and Chapter 5 & 6 questions

*Students either already received their final paper back or will get it in the next two days. Every student has the option of correcting the mistakes and turning the paper back in for a better grade.

*Students should turn in the revised paper to me as soon as possible. The students should turn in their original paper, the original grade sheet and the revised copy of the paper to my “late tray” on my desk.

Tuesday – discussed chapters 5 & 6, read Hope is an Open Heart as a class, finish figurative language packet #1

Wednesday – Figurative Language sheet #2, Read chapters 7 & 8

Thursday – Early Release Day! Chapter 7 & 8 questions and correct personal narratives if you want to turn it in for a better grade. Corrected/revised personal narratives are due WEDNESDAY, Oct. 19th (next Wednesday!) Turn in the following to receive a better grade:  The original personal narrative, the original grade sheet and the corrected/revised personal narrative, all stapled together. These papers go in my “late work” tray on my desk.

Friday – No School! 🙂 Have a wonderful, relaxing weekend!!!

10/3 – 10/7

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by Sarah Canter on 03-10-2011

Monday- shared journals, survival video clips, read chapter 1 of Hatchet as a class, no homework

Tuesday – read chapter 2, chapter questions 1 & 2, and both sides of vocabulary sheet.

*Students were given the option of doing an advanced assignment instead of chapter questions*

Wednesday- read chapters 3 & 4, comprehension questions (or advanced assignment), Missing Person Report

*Students will be getting their personal narratives back throughout this week and next week. Every student has the option of correcting the mistakes and turning the paper back in for a better grade.

*Students should turn in the revised paper to me as soon as possible. The students should turn in their original paper, the original grade sheet and the revised copy of the paper to my “late tray” on my desk.

Thursday – survival kit (both sides) and take the survival quizzes on the right of this page 🙂 There is a basic quiz and an advanced quiz. Try them both to test your survival knowledge!

Friday – read chapter 5