All students will participate in daily work, and they will consist of:
40 BOOK CHALLENGE
Every short story has these five elements:
We are doing a 40-book challenge! By the end of the year, students are expected to read 40 - 50-chapter books. We will have a chart for them to help keep track of the book. We are doing Ready-Gen for reading along with Novel studies that begin in Janurary. We will be putting together Literacy circles at this time. There will be a monthly mission assigned every month as well as a weekly paragraph writing. The students will be able to write and illustrate their own power points and present them to the class.
Sept. Monthly Mission: Due September 28th (No late work accepted)
Choose a war and the importance it had in History
Tests are every last day of the week! I send home a weekly overview every week so you know exactly what your student is learning! Students will have time to study spelling, vocabulary, grammar daily in class.
Vocabulary Words :
OPERATION CLEAN SWEEP
WE ARE LEARNING:
DESCRIPTIVE WRITING: Using their senses to describe a place, event, or everyday life.
OPINION WRITING: students are researching cell phones in the classroom and deciding if this should be allowed. They must cite their references and follow the rubric cube. .
We will have all tests on Fridays.