9/30 10/4

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Monday – Discussed Chapter 15 & 16, handed in survival collage, Setting worksheet

Tuesday – Read 17 & 18, Ch. 17 & 18 questions

Wednesday – Read One and Zero by Kathryn Otoshi and discussed Theme, group work with children’s books, Identify the theme in Hatchet

Thursday -Locker Vocabulary, Read Chapter 19 & Epilogue and complete questions

Friday – Hatchet Movie

9/23 – 9/27

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Monday – Oxymoron assignment, Chapter 11 & 12 questions

Tuesday – Repetition assignment, Read chapters 13 & 14, Quiz corrections (Simile, Metaphor, Personification quiz) due tomorrow, Quiz (on hyperbole, onomatopoeia, alliteration, repetition in Hatchet) on Thursday.

Wednesday – Idiom wkst, Chapter 13 & 14 questions, Quiz tomorrow (on hyperbole, onomatopoeia, alliteration, repetition in Hatchet)

Thursday – Quiz (on hyperbole, onomatopoeia, alliteration, repetition in Hatchet), analogy practice

Friday – Read chapters 15 & 16 and answer chapter questions, survival collage

9/16 -9/20

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Monday – Read chapters 7 & 8 and comprehension questions, Quiz tomorrow on similes, metaphors and personification

Tuesday – Quiz on similes, metaphors and personification,  Figurative language packet # 2 : Alliteration, Onomatopoeia, Hyperbole, Repetition

Wednesday – Alliteration PowerPoint, alliteration competition, alliteration worksheet

Thursday – Onomatopoeia videos, onomatopoeia assignment (3 different options:

1. packet-due tomorrow; 2. onomatopoeia song- due Monday; 3. onomatopoeia video- due Monday) pick one, all worth 15 pts.

Friday – Hyperbole joke competition, hyperbole wkst., read Ch.11 & 12

9/9 – 9/13

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Monday – Star Reading Test, no homework

Tuesday – Read chapters 5 & 6, figurative language packet (practicing similes and metaphors)

Wednesday – Simile and Metaphor Worksheet, Chapter 5 & 6 questions

Thursday – Introduction to Personification, practice and “Write, Rip, Write” strategy, no hw

Friday – Personify a feeling writing assignment, final due Monday

9/2 – 9/6

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by Sarah Canter on 03-09-2013

Monday – No School! 🙂 Labor Day

Tuesday – discussed internet safety, no assignment

Wednesday – In class, we listened to the first two chapters of Hatchet by:Gary Paulsen. No homework.

Thursday – In class we went over comprehension questions to chapters 1 & 2 and read chapters 3 & 4. Assignment:Survival Worksheet (both sides).

Friday – survival information, bandanna activity, no hw