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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Posted by admin on November 15, 2017 in Uncategorized |

My office hours are Wednesday mornings from 8:30-9:00.  You can get help on an assignment, ask questions about class content, and/or retake and revise tests during this time.  It is always helpful to let me know ahead of time that you are coming. 

Extra copies of assignments, scoring guides and resources can be found in Google Classroom.

LANGUAGE ARTS
The Crossover Essay  (All resources for the essay have been handed out.  There are copies of all resources in Google Classroom as well.)
– Review scoring guide
– Write third body paragraph
Homework:
Essay due Monday by 8:00 A.M.
Turkey Trot is on Friday.  Collect cans, money and work on idiom costume.

SOCIAL STUDIES
*  Practice map quiz
*  Draft  body paragraphs for persuasive letter in Google Classroom
Homework:  Three body paragraphs for persuasive letter due by Monday, 11/27.
Europe quiz Thursday

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Posted by admin on November 14, 2017 in Uncategorized |

My office hours are Wednesday mornings from 8:30-9:00.  You can get help on an assignment, ask questions about class content, and/or retake and revise tests during this time.  It is always helpful to let me know ahead of time that you are coming.  

LANGUAGE ARTS
The Crossover Essay
– Analyze sample body paragraph
– Write second body paragraph
Homework:
Second body paragraph due tomorrow
Turkey Trot is on Friday.  Collect cans, money and work on idiom costume.

SOCIAL STUDIES
*  Review Europe map
*  Analyze sample body paragraphs for persuasive letter assignment
Homework:  Revise first body paragraph by tomorrow
Europe quiz Thursday

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Thursday, November 9, 2017

Posted by admin on November 9, 2017 in Uncategorized |

My office hours are Wednesday mornings from 8:30-9:00.  You can get help on an assignment, ask questions about class content, and/or retake and revise tests during this time.  It is always helpful to let me know ahead of time that you are coming.  

LANGUAGE ARTS
The Crossover Essay
– Analyze sample body paragraph
– Write first body paragraph
Homework:
First body paragraph due Monday
HRL due Tuesday, 11/14
Collect cans and money for Turkey Trot
Work on Turkey Trot costume

SOCIAL STUDIES
*  Map quiz
*  Read, analyze and discuss evidence that supports/does not Washington Redskins changing their team name.
*  Analyze sample persuasive paper
*  Write introduction together for Washington Redskins paper.
Homework:  Check online grades

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Posted by admin on November 8, 2017 in Uncategorized |

My office hours are Wednesday mornings from 8:30-9:00.  You can get help on an assignment, ask questions about class content, and/or retake and revise tests during this time.  It is always helpful to let me know ahead of time that you are coming.  

LANGUAGE ARTS
The Crossover Essay
– Review introduction paragraphs
– Collect evidence for essay (salmon-colored paper)
Homework:
Essay Preparation (salmon-colored):  1 trait, 2 pieces of evidence and 2 explanations due tomorrow
HRL due Tuesday, 11/14
Collect cans and money for Turkey Trot
Work on Turkey Trot costume

SOCIAL STUDIES
*  Practice map quiz
*  Read, analyze and discuss evidence that supports/does not Washington Redskins changing their team name.
Homework:  Map quiz tomorrow

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Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Posted by admin on November 7, 2017 in Uncategorized |

My office hours are Wednesday mornings from 8:30-9:00.  You can get help on an assignment, ask questions about class content, and/or retake and revise tests during this time.  It is always helpful to let me know ahead of time that you are coming.  

LANGUAGE ARTS
The Crossover Essay
– Review Essay Guidelines
– Craft group introduction
Homework:
Introduction due tomorrow
HRL due Tuesday, 11/14
Collect cans and money for Turkey Trot
Work on Turkey Trot costume

SOCIAL STUDIES
*  Review Europe map
*  Read, analyze and discuss evidence that supports/does not Washington Redskins changing their team name.
Homework:  Map quiz on Thursday

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Monday, November 6, 2017

Posted by admin on November 6, 2017 in Uncategorized |

My office hours are Wednesday mornings from 8:30-9:00.  You can get help on an assignment, ask questions about class content, and/or retake and revise tests during this time.  It is always helpful to let me know ahead of time that you are coming.  

LANGUAGE ARTS
The Crossover reading comprehension quiz
*  Record evidence (quotes and summaries) to support  character traits (Google Classroom)
Homework:
2 quotes and 2 summaries due in Google Classroom tomorrow
HRL due Tuesday, 11/14
Collect cans and money for Turkey Trot
Work on Turkey Trot costume

SOCIAL STUDIES
*  Review Europe map
*  Reflect on Andrew Young’s message
Homework:  Map quiz on Thursday

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Friday, November 3, 2017

Posted by admin on November 3, 2017 in Uncategorized |

My office hours are Wednesday mornings from 8:30-9:00.  You can get help on an assignment, ask questions about class content, and/or retake and revise tests during this time.  It is always helpful to let me know ahead of time that you are coming.  

LANGUAGE ARTS
*  Warm up: Journal write
*  Finish The Crossover
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Brainstorm character traits for Josh, JB and dad
Homework:
The Crossover reading comprehension quiz on Monday
HRL due Tuesday, 11/14
Collect cans and money for Turkey Trot
Work on Turkey Trot costume

SOCIAL STUDIES
*  Map quiz
*  Label new map
*  Finish Native American presentations
Homework:  Map quiz on Thursday

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Posted by admin on November 1, 2017 in Uncategorized |

My office hours are Wednesday mornings from 8:30-9:00.  You can get help on an assignment, ask questions about class content, and/or retake and revise tests during this time.  It is always helpful to let me know ahead of time that you are coming.  

LANGUAGE ARTS
*  Warm up:  Answer questions and discuss The Crossover
*  Read The Crossover (163-189)
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Brainstorm character traits for Josh, JB and dad
Homework: HRL due Tuesday, 11/14
Collect cans and money for Turkey Trot
Work on Turkey Trot costume

SOCIAL STUDIES
* In preparation for our guest speaker, Andrew Young, watch and discuss A Time for Justice
Homework:  Europe map quiz moved to FRIDAY

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Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Posted by admin on October 31, 2017 in Uncategorized |

My office hours are Wednesday mornings from 8:30-9:00.  You can get help on an assignment, ask questions about class content, and/or retake and revise tests during this time.  It is always helpful to let me know ahead of time that you are coming.  

LANGUAGE ARTS
*  Hand back and discuss “Write That I. . .” poems
*  Distribute and discuss redesigned HRL
*  Read The Crossover (134-163)
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Brainstorm character traits for Josh, JB and dad
Homework: HRL due Tuesday, 11/14
Collect cans and money for Turkey Trot

SOCIAL STUDIES
*  Color/review Europe map
*  Journal:  Summarize 3 important ideas from  the Native American article.
*  Share out ideas
Homework:  Native American article due tomorrow
Europe map quiz moved to FRIDAY

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Friday, October 27, 2017

Posted by admin on October 27, 2017 in Uncategorized |

My office hours are Wednesday mornings from 8:30-9:00.  You can get help on an assignment, ask questions about class content, and/or retake and revise tests during this time.  It is always helpful to let me know ahead of time that you are coming.  

LANGUAGE ARTS
*  Add information about each character to our class chart (in Google Classroom)
*  Read The Crossover (101-134)
Homework: Collect cans and money for Turkey Trot

SOCIAL STUDIES
*  Label new map:  Arctic Ocean, Baltic Sea, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg
*  Meet with small group to discuss Native American questions and responses

Homework:  Native American article due Wednesday
Europe map quiz on Thursday

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