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Wednesday, January 16th and Thursday, January 17th are minimum days.  School is dismissed at 12:15.  On Wednesday, Periods 1, 2 and 3 will meet and on Thursday, Periods 4, 5, and 6 will meet.
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Week 14

Week 14 2018
Finish Anne Frank Play
Start Book Thief
Chapter 6 Grammar
Boy in the Striped Pajamas
Introduce Project
Monday: Anne Frank Diary informational text elements and Anne Frank play Dramatic Elements due Wednesday
Wednesday: Do First Read “Boy in the Striped Pajamas” questions 1-3. Give 3 reviews. Do it early enough to get reviews.
Thursday: Do “Boy in the Striped Pajamas” Character and Point of View.

Week 6

Week 6 2018
Chapter 2 grammar
Roots 2
A Night to Remember
The Tell Tale Heart
Monday: Vocabulary 1 test tomorrow
Tuesday: Finish Monster and packet due Friday
Wednesday: Finish Monster due Friday
Thursday: 90 minute reading log due Friday
Getting ready for Socratic seminar

Week 5 2018

Week 5 2018
Sorry Wrong Number
Violence in the Movies
A Night to Remember
Roots 2
Ch 2 grammar
HW: Ch 2 packet pages and grammar test tomorrow
Food for Thought blast
Sorry Wrong Number
Violence in the Movies
A Night to Remember
Roots 2
Ch 2 grammar
HW: Monster pages 127-200 with questions due Friday
How They Saw It blast
Hw: Monster pages 127-200 with questions due Friday
HW: Monster pages 127-200 with questions due Friday. 120 minutes reading log due Friday
Vocabulary 1 Test Tuesday, 9/25

Week 4

Week 4 2018
Chapter 1 Spelling test
Roots 1 test
Chapter 2 grammar
HW: Final rewrite of personal narrative due Monday, 9/10
Spelling Unit 1 pkt due and quiz on Wednesday, 9/12
Crossword Puzzle and and roots quiz Thursday, 9/13
Thursday: Monster pages 89-126 and questions due tomorrow, 9/14. Reading log due tomorrow.
Chapter 2 grammar pkt and quiz on Tuesday, 9/18.

Week 2

Week 2 2018
8/27/18 Monday
Explain reading requirement. Pass out grammar pkt and reading sheet. Continue with beginning of studysync and personal narrative.
HW : Monster due Wednesday (we will get it from library), supplies due tomorrow, and signed policy sheet.
Tuesday, 8/28/18
Check supplies, signed sheet. Ch 1 grammar. Roots . Opener for Monsters. Pass out Monster pkt. Work on narrative. Choose one you remember well. Use Elizabeth’s sentence variety sheet. Go over rubric for personal narrative. Begin writing.
HW: Chapter 1 grammar quiz tomorrow and pkt due
Wednesday 8/29/18
Roots. Ch 1 Grammar
Hw: Ch 1 grammar packet due tomorrow and Ch 1 grammar quiz tomorrow.
Thursday, 8/30/18
Class work
Collect Pkt
Ch 1 Grammar quiz
Personal narrative conferences
Start to rewrite an engaging personal narrative
Ch 1 spelling pkt
Rubric for narrative
HW: Prologue of Monster pages 1-44 with questions completed due tomorrow
Signed reading logs due tomorrow.
Friday, 9/1
Check Monster work and ask question. Make a plot chart and check it
Memoir project- 6-wd memoir
Practice roots
Rewrite due Wednesday, 9/5, typed and double-spaced. 2nd rewrite due Thursday, 9/6
Spelling test Friday, 9/7
Crossword Puzzle and and roots quiz Tuesday 9/11
EXTRA CREDIT: Pet picture 5 pts with a full or empty Kleenex box- due Friday 9/7
Kleenex and notebook paper will be appreciated.