Literature Assignments

Literature Standards, Objectives and Assignments

Below are the California State Standards that are being taught this week 11/06/09 to 11/13/09 



2.6 Use information from a variety of consumer, workplace, and public documents to explain a situation or decision and to solve a problem.


Writing Strategies

2.6 Write technical documents: a. Identify the sequence of activities needed to design a system, operate a tool, or explain the bylaws of an organization. b. Include all the factors and variables that need to be considered.

c. Use formatting techniques (e.g., headings, differing fonts) to aid comprehension.


Writing Conventions


1.4 Edit written manuscripts to ensure that correct grammar is used. Punctuation and Capitalization

1.5 Use correct punctuation and capitalization.

Spelling 1.6 Use correct spelling conventions.  


The objective and assgigments for this week are the following: 


Language Arts

8:45- 9:45 am

Literature Book (LB), Selection Support Workbook (SS)

 Reader’s Companion (RC)

Objective: Students will use an Internet Map to write a partner directions to their specific destination.  

LB pg. 550- 553 #’s 1-6  

Objective: Students will read and be able to identify the cause and effect in the essay “Why is the Sky Blue?”

LB pg. 682- 685 #s 1-10

 Holiday- No School 

Objective: Students will be able to identify the comparison and contrasts in an essay

LB 898- 901

#s 1-8

Objective: Students will be able to identify what by-laws are and explain why they are important.

LB. pg. 928- 931 #’s 1-7