6th Grade ELA- M-Step practice- “Fishy Weather Conditions” Point Of View Notes/ Song Greek & Latin test- week of April 18, 2016 7th Grade ELA- M-Step Review: “Life in the Food Chain” Symbolism Project for “What do Fish Have to do With Anything?” DUE April 12, 2016 Project needs to include: 2 citations, definition, picture, […]
Monday: S.I.F.T poem Poem will be a song–(lyrical) Tuesday: Continue S.I.F.T poem Wednesday : Introduce Article of the Week #6 Read/Annotate 4 Q.A.R questions–all 7 steps of Q.A.R must be completed Thursday: Write a ONE-PAGE reflection for Article of the Week #6 Homework over winter break: **** If you did not complete Article of the […]
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December 21, 2016 Hello 7th graders, I hope you are all enjoying your break so far! As promised, this is the ONLY opportunity to receive extra credit for the 3rd card-marking ( 7 POINTS TEST GRADE). Please see the directions below! After completing our extensive unit on “Digital Footprint”- you are to create a […]
Happy Holidays! Wishing you a Holiday filled with love, laughter, and warm memories. Thank you to all my wonderful students and parents for their continued support and loyalty. Merry Christmas and have a safe and Happy New Year! See you all in 2016!
Winter Packet Directions: Read and annotate “More parents, schools trying to dig out from piles of homework” by Newsela Staff. 4 Q.A.R questions– underline key terms in the question, use 4 colors, eliminate 2/explain why they are wrong/ underline in the text if needed, identify Q.A.R. strategy to the left of the number. Write a […]
Wednesday & Thursday: Complete Argumentative Essay: Citations should be either a direct quote or paraphrase. Direct Quote: “_____________________” ( Smith, 1). Claim/Thesis:____________________________ Argument #1: ____________________________ _________________________(own) ________________________ (cite) _________________________(cite) Argument #2: ________________ ___________________________(own) ___________________________(cite) _____________________________(cite) Counter argument: 5 steps (see notes)
6th & 7th Grade: Report Cards were sent home with your child today. Please ask your child to see their report card.
Tuesday: Today students: Completed their portfolios for the second card-marking Reviewed the different techniques of figurative language Please play the figurative language games on the blog if you need more help! Homework: ONLY annotate the article, ” College recruiters take social media behavior seriously” do not complete the Q.A.R OR Summary!