April 29: study guide due tomorrow (Tuesday), TEST THURSDAY [reading/sticky not necessary.]
April 19 Have a safe and fun vacation! Study guide will be given Monday/ test Thursday when we return from break!
April 2: study guide and TEST due start of class on Thursday, April 4th.
March 18th: questions 1-4 on Starry Rift in packet [reading/sticky by choice!]
March 1: due at start of class; TYPED book review/rough draft
Feb 28 rough draft of all parts of book review due at start of class
Feb 22 Book review due Friday, March 1
THE PEARL TEST in 3 parts: Friday, Feb 1; Monday, Feb. 4 & Tuesday, Feb 5th. COMPLETED STUDY GUIDE due at start of class on Friday.
Jan 29: Finished reading The Pearl in class. Study guide vocab on pg 1 & 2 due at start of class on Thursday.
Jan 11: continue reading novel 20 min. nightly/ 1 sticky note per night
Jan 3: Book review: Rough draft (all parts handwritten or typed) due at start of class on Tuesday, Jan 8th. FINAL: due typed at start of class THURSDAY, JAN 10th. If you are absent, you must send it via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or to Mrs. K with someone.
Dec 6: see Dec 3 & GET TEST SIGNED
FINISH NOVEL FOR/OVER BREAK
Dec 3: read 20 min, 1 sticky = culture
Nov 30: read 40 min/ 2stickies: focus AUTHOR'S STYLE
Nov 10 continue as always: read 20 min nightly / 1 sticky note unless instructed otherwise
Nov 9: TEST Thursday Nov 15 & Friday Nov. 16. STUDY GUIDE and flashcards complete due Thurs. Nov. 15
Nov 5th: yin yang journal entry/2 sticky notes about character (signatures as needed)
Nov 1: book review signed, read 20 min nightly, bring book daily
Oct. 18: bring book review novel to class. book review part one DUE MONDAY, OCT 22. Book review parts 1 & 2 due Tuesday, Oct 23. [see 10/10 for format]
Oct 10: Finish novel for Tuesday, Oct 16, for BOOK REVIEW. Bring book review novel to class on Tuesday, Oct. 17.
Sept 6: finish SYMBOLISM postcard quiz, due Friday/full color, Sept 7th: also read 20 min and bring novel
Aug. 29th: finish Reader's Survey! Due Friday 30th.
Please read a minimum of 20 minutes nightly.
Bring novel daily.
Read a minimum of 40 min. total each weekend.
April 30: write short story using all spelling list words. Underline each spelling word.
April 29: spelling unit 7; wrong words X 10 each, alphabetize list, front & back of sheet due TUESDAY. TEST FRIDAY.
April 20: Have a safe and fun vacation! Writing for argument unit continues after break. Deciding a charity to receive our tag sale money!
April 2: ADVERTISEMENT/ donation/ permission slip due Wed April 3 at start of class.
March 18th extra credit: link to ad
March 1: bring in three advertisements or one magazine for Monday
Feb 22 Spelling unit 6; pretest Monday, Feb 25, packet work & test Friday, March 1
Jan. 29: spelling unit 5; pretest today. Incorrect words X 10 & Cloze activity due Wed. start of class. Identify & define prefix/root/suffix. TEST FRIDAY 02/01.
Jan 11: spelling unit 4;pretest today. Assignment and packet work due day of TEST, TUESDAY, JAN 15
Jan 4; Person of the Year ; typed, research due Monday, ROUGH DRAFT due TUESDAY, FINAL TYPED due Wed.
Dec 11: Choose one topic, write 3 body paragraphs, use transitional phrases/ & 3 Fs / 3 different elaboration strategies DUE: wED 10/12
Dec 3: spelling unit 3; misspelled words x 10, alphabetize word list, do assignment as indicated on spelling list. Spelling work due at end of class, Tues. 12/04 & TEST = WED, 12/05.
Nov. 14: typed rough drafts of 2 different moods (1/2-3/4 pg), due end of class Friday Nov 16th.
Oct 23: poetry packet; parent sign for Oct 24
Oct 17: TYPED final PANTOON poem due Friday, Oct 19
Oct 17: parent signature on spelling test; due Friday
Oct 10: spelling unit 2: incorrect words X 10/ alphabetize list/ complete word clues/complete one category (one choice/all words)by Monday10/15. Test & Packet due 10-/17.
Sept 7: revised rough draft autobiopoem/ thesaurus due MOnday Sept. 10 at start of class.
Sept 4: rough draft (hand-written) autobiopoem due Friday Sept 6th
Aug 29: Finish Writer's Survey due Friday, Aug 30th