Mansfield Middle School
Mrs. Andrews
Homework Page

 

READING

Classwork:  Unit 1: Character Work

                    -Library every other Tuesday - remember to bring back your books!

                      Library visits:

                                                 Tuesday, October 24th

                                                 Monday, November 6th (No School Tuesday, Nov 7th - Professional Day)

                                                 Tuesday, November 28th

                                                 Tuesday, December 12th

 Homework: Read a minimum of 20-30 minutes each night Monday - Thursday and fill in reading log.

                    Try to find time to curl up with a good book and read some on the weekends!

                    -Remember to Stop & Jot every 10-15 pages.  Use your jot chart for ideas to jot about.

                    -Reading log due every Friday.

 

 

 LANGUAGE ARTS

 Classwork: Narrative Writing - Slice of Life - Drafting

                    Focus on:

                                   -writing in paragraphs

                                   -strong word choice

                                   -using the five senses to describe

                                   -using figurative language: alliteration, simile, metaphor, onomatopoeia