News...

Upcoming Events

# CLASSES

Language Arts

Math

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Week of September 12-16

Monday (A & E Blocks)
*Bellringer- "Colossus of Rhodes" monitor comprehension
*Plot- review
*Finish - Retelling: Summarizing the Plot- students will finish reading "The Wise Old Woman" and write summary; switch summaries and rate

Tuesday (A & E Blocks)
**SRI TESTING**

Wednesday (A Block) & Thursday (E Block)
*Bellringer- Make Connections activity sheet
*Vocabulary review game - Quiz next class

Thursday (A Block) & Friday (E Block)
*Bellringer- "Dirty Job? Oh Yeah!" - Make Connections
*Vocabulary Quiz
*Plot Activity - diagramming an event from your life

Monday (BCD Blocks)
*Bellringer- "Colossus of Rhodes" monitor comprehension
*Plot- review
*Finish - Retelling: Summarizing the Plot- students will finish reading "Duffy's Jacket" and write summary; switch summaries and rate
*Events that Advance Plot and Create Suspense & Foreshadowing - "3 Skeleton Key" with prediction chart

Tuesday (BCD Blocks)
**SRI TESTING**

Wednesday (BCD Blocks)
*Bellringer- Make Connections activity sheet
*Vocabulary review game - Quiz next class
*finish foreshadowing activity from Monday "3 Skeleton Key"

Thursday (BC Blocks) & Friday (D Block)
*Bellringer- "Dirty Job? Oh Yeah!" - Make Connections
*Vocabulary Quiz
*Plot Activity - diagramming an event from your life

Vocabulary Words: inference, paraphrase, plot, basic situation, conflict, external conflict, internal conflict, foreshadow, series of events, complications, climax, resolution, protagonist, antagonist, exposition, rising action, falling action, resolved, subplots, parrallel episodes, clarify, clarity, combine, compare, contrast, describe, explain, express, revise, sequence, summarize

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Science

Social Studies