Terrific Thursday!!!

Agenda:

Adjectives; Project work with a partner “It’s All Greek to Me”

Homework:

None

Due Dates and Upcoming Tests:

Project is due on Wednesday along with a presentation with their partners

Mark Your Calendar:

NO School Friday, February 15th and Monday, February 18th 

Wonderful SNOWY Wednesday!

Agenda:

SSR/Conferences; Partner work on “It’s Greek to Me”

Homework:

None

Due Dates and Upcoming Tests:

Poster and Presentation on “It’s Greek to Me” Due Next Wednesday

Mark Your Calendar:

1/2 Day tomorrow Thursday, February 14th

No school Friday, February 15th and Monday, February 18th

Marvelous Monday!!

Agenda:

SSR/Conferences; Partner work “It’s All Greek to Me”; This partner work will continue for the next few days, the students were allowed to choose their own partner and will have to create a poster to present to the class

Homework:

None unless they did not finish their creative writing that was due on Friday; We did not assign an article of the week due to our short week

Due Dates and Upcoming Tests:

Students will get “The Scholarship Jacket” tests back tomorrow and a retake will be Thursday morning if they would like (For a retake we average the two grades to get the grade we will put in the gradebook)

Mark Your Calendar:

Thursday, February 14th is a 1/2 Day

Friday, February 15 and Monday, February 18th no school mid-winter break

Thoughtful Thursday!!!

Agenda:

Work with adjectives and the words: the, a, an; Test on “The Scholarship Jacket”; Chart on Unit 6 that we are beginning

Homework:

Creative Writing # 5 Due Tomorrow

Due Dates and Upcoming Tests:

“The Scholarship Jacket” Test is today except 5th Hour they are slightly behind due to testing

Creative Writing Due Tomorrow

Mark Your Calendar:

February 14th 1/2 Day

February 15th and 18th No School

 

Welcome Back From the Cold, it is Friday!!!

Agenda:

Complete NWEA Reading Testing; Study Guide sheet for the story “The Scholarship Jacket”; Test will be on Wednesday

Homework:

NEWSELA will be due at midnight tonight; The article topic is the climate change in the Midwest

Due Dates and Upcoming Tests:

“The Scholarship Jacket” Test on Wednesday

ELA District Common Assessment on Monday

Mark Your Calendar:

1/2 Day on Thursday, February 14th

No School on Friday, February 15 and Monday, February 18th

Fabulous Second Semester Friday!!!

We have officially made it to the second half of the year!  Time is flying by….

Agenda:

NWEA Testing on Thursday and Friday

Homework:

None

Due Dates and Upcoming Tests:

District ELA Assessment Next week on the computer after NWEA Reading Testing has been completed; Please check Student and Parent Connect with some grades for this card marking, if you see something missing please get it turned in.  Late credit is better than no credit.

Mark Your Calendar:

February 6th 1/2 Day

Wonderful Wednesday!!!

Agenda:

SSR/Conferencing (Please remind your students to have a book for SSR on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday this is part of our classroom on those days they are expected to have what they need.  We make time to visit the library every other week.); Inferencing chart and reading of “The Scholarship Jacket”

Homework:

Creative Writing #4 Due Friday

Due Dates and Upcoming Tests:

End of the card marking is Friday; we have completed book talks (some have not been prepared for this and it is a summative grade); any late work the students have the last day to submit it is on Friday

Mark Your Calendar:

1/2 Day is Friday, January 18th

Monday, January 21 no school

1/2 day on Tuesday, January 22nd and Wednesday January 23rd

Terrific Tuesday!!!

Agenda:

Review for Assessment; Assessment for 4 Types of Sentences; Working on Inferences and reading “A Scholarship Jacket”

Homework:

None; check student connect to make sure you have all assignments in by Friday at the latest

Due Dates and Upcoming Tests:

Creative Writing #4 Due Friday

Mark Your Calendar:

1/2 Day Friday (End of the card marking)

No School Monday, January 21st, 2019

1/2 Day January 22, 2019

1/2 Day January 23, 2019

Fabulous Friday!!!

Agenda:

SSR/Conferences; Collect 3 Paragraphs and Book Project; Start the Big Question for “The Scholarship Jacket” and Vocabulary Logs for our new short story- this is not homework this weekend

Homework:

Make sure you have completed Newsela for tonight, every Newsela is worth 15 points.  It adds up!!

Due Dates and Upcoming Tests:

Grammar Test on 4 Types of Sentences is Tuesday

End of the Card Marking is a week from today!!!

Mark Your Calendar:

1/2 Day Friday, January 18th

No School on Monday, January 21st

1/2 day both Tuesday and Wednesday January 22 and 23

 

Enjoy your weekend!!!

Happy Tuesday! Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! It is hard to believe we are coming to the 1/2 way point in the year.  The card marking ends a week from Friday.  Please check-in with your son/daughter and make sure they are staying on top of their assignments and due dates.  As always, thank you for your support.

Agenda:

Review of Types of Sentences; Library Visit; Book Talks; Began Assessment of Zebra

Homework:

Book Talks have begun (check with your son/daughter as to when they present to the class); Book Project Due on Friday they were given this BEFORE break; 3 paragraph character analysis on the character Zebra which is due on Friday

Due Dates and Upcoming Tests:

Working on a Zebra Assessment the kids know exactly what to expect, not a traditional assessment

Zebra Character Writing Due FRIDAY!!!

Mark Your Calendars:

1/2 Day on Friday, January 18th

No School on Monday, January 21st

1/2 Day January 22nd and 23rd