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  • Monday Jan. 17, 2022 - NO SCHOOL Martin Luther King Day

    Tuesday Jan. 18, 2022 -

      1st Block - Interem test

      2nd Block - Lesson 33 Work on first draft of CWT

    Wednesday Jan 19, 2022

       1st Block - Lesson 34 - Revising/ Peer Edit CWT

       2nd Block - Lesson 35 overview - Interem Testing

    Thursday & Friday  Jan 20 & 21, 2022

       Interem Testing and work on CWT as finish tests

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  • Monday 1/10/22

    Steve Jobs lesson 28

    Compare / contrast central ideas and themes of "Casey at the Bat" and "David and Goliath"

    Workbook page 69-70

    Tuesday 1/11/22

    Steve Jobs learnzillion section 6 quiz

    Wrokbook page 71

    Wednesday 1/12/22

    Steve Jobs lessons 29-30 "Fringe Benefits of Failure" by JK Rawlings Cold Read Task parts 1 & 2

    Thursday 1/13/22

    Steve Jobs lesson 31 Review JK Rawling's speech and preview Culminating Writing Task

    Fridat 1/14/22

    Steve Jobs lesson 32 - identify claim and evidence for CWT

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  • Monday 1/3/22 

    Teacher In Service NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS!

    Tuesday 1/4/22

    Steve Jobs lesson 24  "Casey at the Bat"  Workbook pages 60-63

    Wednesday 1-5-22

    Steve Jobs lesson 25 Workbook page 64

    Analyze word choice and language in a poem "Casey at the Bat"

    Thursday 1-6-22

    "Casey at the Bat" test & "Casey at the Bat" comprehension quiz

    Friday 1-7-22

    Steve Jobs lessons 26 & 27 Workbook pages 65-68

    Analyze poem "David and Goliath" and Determine the theme

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  • Monday Dec. 13, 2021 

    Steve Jobs lesson 20 -Read and Summarize "Overcoming Obstacles"  Workbook page 53

    Tuesday Dec. 14, 2021

    Steve Jobs lesson 21 -Determine Point of View Workbook page 54

    Wednesday Dec. 15, 2021

    Steve Jobs lesson 22 - Supporting and Contradicting Claims in Jobs' address workbook pages 55 - 58

    Thursday Dec 16, 2021

    Steve Jobs lesson 23 - Presenting Claims and Findings Workbook page 59

    Friday Dec 17, 2021

    A Mile in His Shoes- Compare and contrast Steve Jobs and Mickey Tussler

    Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!!!

     

     

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  • Monday 12/6/21 - Steve Jobs lesson 14 - beginning of lesson 15

         Workbook page 49-50  & Discussion Board/Debate on Canvas

    Tuesday 12/7/21 - Learnzillion Section 3 Quiz Wilbur Wright

           Finish lesson 15 Use RACES to write paragraph giving final opinion on debate topic:  Would Wilbur Wright agree with Steve Jobs' statement to stay hungry, stay foolish?

    Wednesday 12/8/21 - Steve Jobs lesson 16

        Milton Hershey Cold Read Task part 1

    Thursday 12/9/21 - Steve Jobs lesson 17

         Milton Hershey Cold Read Task part 2

    Friday 12/10/21 - Steve Jobs lesson 18- Mindset for Achievement & lesson 19 - Rereading Mindset for Achievement

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  • Monday 11/29/21

         Steve Jobs lesson 10 (& 13) - Summarizing letters of Wilbur Wright and discussing point of view of the letters

         Review "Mother to Son" poem

    Tuesday 11/30/21

         Mother to Son Quiz

    Wednesday 12-1-21

         Steve Jobs lesson 11 - Workbook page 46 - Using textual evidence to support a claim

    Thursday 12-2-21

        Steve Jobs lesson 12 - review of lesson 13 Workbook page 47-48 Analyzing a character

    Friday 12-3-21

      Steve Jobs section 3 Quiz on forms

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  • Monday 11-15-21 Steve Jobs lesson 7 Poem "To Failure" Workbook page 34  Study Guide Story 2

    Tuesday 11-16-21 Steve Jobs lesson 8 Poem "Mother to Son" Workbook pages 35-39

    Wednesday 11-17-21 Steve Jobs Story 2 Test

          Begin lesson 9 if time allows WB pg 40-42 Study guide story 3

    Thursday 11-18-21 Steve Jobs lesson 9 Discussion board on canvas (after Workbook pages 40-42)

    Friday 11-19-21 Steve Jobs story 3 test & story 3 essay quiz

    No School Next Week!  Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! 

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  • Monday 11/8/21  Steve Jobs lesson 5 - Supporting a claim with evidence

    Tuesday 11/9/21 Steve Jobs lesson 6 - Identify a central idea of a text

    Wednesday 11/10/21 Steve Jobs Section 1 Quiz

    Thursday 11-11-21 Veteran's Day  - NO SCHOOL

    Friday 11-12-21 Steve Jobs Story 1 test (story 1 comprhension, vocabulary, and identifying main idea and tone in paragraphs)

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  • Monday 11-1-21

      Steve Jobs lesson 1 - Famous Failures, Steve Jobs' Address, 

                                     Vocabulary cards

    Tuesday 11-2-21 - Lesson 1 continued - Discuss tone/mood in writing, continue working with vocabulary in Workbook, write paragraph about overcoming failure

    Wednesday 11-3-21 - Steve Jobs lesson 2 -Analyze word choice and tone

    Thursday 11-4-21 - Steve Jobs lesson 3 - summarize story 1, workbook page 28

    Friday 11-5-21 Steve Jobs lesson 4 - Summarize story 2 & 3, workbook page 28-29

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  • Monday 

        Hatchet lesson 36 - Bibliography on powerpoints 

                                   Students who have not submitted multiparagaph lesson 22 or CWT will work on completion/submission

    Tuesday 

        Hatchet lesson 37 - 38  _ Presenting powerpoints until complete

    Wed-Thurs. - presetations

    Friday - If all presentations are complete, and all CWT and multi-paragraphs are submitted, we will watch "A Cry in the Wild" and compare and contrast it to the novel Hatchet, since we were unable to do so last Friday because too many students did not have their work completed.

     

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  • Monday 10-18-21  NO SCHOOL Teacher in service

    Tuesday 10-19-21 Hatchet lesson 32-Begin extension task

    Wednesday 10-20-21 Hatchet lesson 33-34 cont. ext. task (research)

    Thursday 10-21-21 Hatchet lesson 35 cont. working on ext. task (inserting multi-media into power point presentation)

    Friday 10-22-21 - Watch "A Cry in the Wild" so we can later compare and contrast it to Hatchet novel and discover the books are always better!

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  • Monday & Tuesday 10/11 & 10/12)  No School  Fall Break!

    Wednesday (10/13/21) 

      Hatchet lesson 29 - Edit / Publish CWT

    Thursday (10/14/21) - CRT part 1

    Friday (10/15/21) - CRT part 2 #15 (multi-paragraph essay)

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  • Monday 10/4/21

    Hatchet lesson 23

    Read Chapter 19 and Epilogue

    What is permanently different about Brian?

    Tuesday 10/5/21

    Hatchet Learnzillion Section 8/9 Quiz

    Wednesday 10/6/21

    Hatchet lesson 24

    Survival by Numbers article

    Part 1 Culminating Writing Task

    Thursday 10/7/21

    Hatchet lesson 25 - Part 2 CWT

    Hatchet lesson 26 - Drafting CWT

    Friday 10/8/21

    Hatchet lesson 27 - Revise CWT for transition words

    Hatchet lesson 28 - Revise CWT Sentences

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  • Monday 9/27/21 - We will do a Cold Read Task (to access what students know and what they need to learn).

    Tuesday 9/28/21 - Hatchet Section 5,6,7 Quiz on cpsb.learnzillion.com

    Wednesday 9/29/21 - Hatchet lesson 20 - Read chapter 17

                   How does Brian continue to show he's learned survival lessons?

    Thursday 9/30/21 - Hatchet lesson 21 - Read Chapter 18

                   Use graphic organizer to show Brian's change towards the hatchet.

    Friday 10/1/21- Hatchet lesson 22 - Using RACES write to show how Brian's change in his attitude toward the hatchet reflect his change in his survival skills.

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  • Monday 9/20/21

    Hatchet lesson 16 - Read Chapters 11 & 12

      Text evidence that Brian is becoming confident

    Tuesday 9-21-21

     Hatchet Lesson 17 - Read Chapters 13 & 14

         What's changed for Brian?  What mistakes has he made?       What has he learned from those mistakes?

    Wednesday 9/22/21

    Hatchet lesson 18 - Read Chapter 15

    Thursday 9/23/21

    Work with text evidence

     

    Friday 9/24/21

    Hatchet lesson 19

       Read Chapter 16 - Discuss memory moments

       Quiz on theme

     

     

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  • Wednesday 9/15/21

     Hatchet lesson 14 - Read Ch. 9 & 10

     What survival skill is Brian utilizing?

    Review Types of Conflict

    Thursday 9/16/21

    Hatchet lesson 15 - look for Theme in Hatchet

    study for Chapter 5-10 test using study guide

    Friday 9/17/21

    Hatchet Chapters 5-10 Test

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  • Students can find all lessons through cpsb launchpad in the Canvas tab.  In Canvas, click English, then modules.  All tests/quizzes/graded assignments can be found under that title in Hatchet module and completed online.

    Monday 9/13/21

     Hatchet lesson 14 - Read Ch. 9 & 10

     What survival skill is Brian utilizing?

    Review Types of Conflict

    Tuesday 9/14/21

    Hatchet lesson 15 - look for Theme in Hatchet

    study for Chapter 5-10 test using study guide

    Wednesday 9/15/21

    Hatchet Chapters 5-10 Test

    Thursday 9/16/21

    Hatchet lesson 16 - Read Chapters 11 & 12

    Find text evidence for Brian becoming confident in survivng

    Friday 9/17/21

     Hatchet lesson 17 - Read Chapters 13 & 14

     What's changed for Brian? 

     What mistakes has he made and lessons did he learn?

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  • Monday 9-6-21

       NO SCHOOL

    Tuesday 9-7-21

        Hatchet lesson 10 

        Read Chapters 6 - Chapter 7 where it says, "For now he has...

    Wednesday 9-8-21

       Hatchet lesson 11

       Finish reading Chapter 7 from "For now he had.." - Ch. 8

       Write a blurb (story synopsis like on the back of a book) for Chapters 6-8  

    Thursday 9-9-21 

       Hatchet lesson 12 - Look for evidence about Brian's belief about survival

    Friday 9-10-21

        Hatchet lesson 13 - POV (Point of View)

        Write a scene from Hatchet in 1st person POV 

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  • Click on the blackboard page to discover basic plans of your student's work week.  Students can access full lessons on their Canvas page!

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  • Monday - Lesson on Character Traits and Characterization

    Tuesday - Write Tools Folder and sample writing for future reference

    Wednesday - Hatchet lesson 1 (Summarization/Characterization)

    Thursday - our 1st Cold Read Task

    Friday - Hatchet lesson 2 (describing Brian)

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