Mon--Chapter 4; workbook pages and bellringers continued
Tues--Chp 5; workbook pages and bellringers continued
Wed--Chp 6 and 7; workbook pages and bellringers cont.
Thurs--finish all workbook pages and bellringer assignments
Fri==test on the novel
Monday--Test prep; testing tips
Tues-Thurs--Book projects; reading
Fri-workbook pages on Call of the Wild
**Classroom time and activities will be limited due to testing.
Monday--Lesson 3: Reading Chapter 1 of Call of the Wild; Choices Project activity
Tuesday--Lesson 4: Finishing up Chapter 1; wkbk pg 246
Wednesday--Review section 1 and quiz
Thursday--Test prep day; activities on Canvas
Monday--Lesson 39-40: Students will finish research task and create a presentation.
Tuesday-Lesson 41: Students will present research to class; Unit 3 Cold Read task.
Wednesday-Unit 4 introduction
Thursday--Lesson 1: Begin reading "CALL OF THE WILD"
Friday--Lesson 2: Characterize Buck from the book
Monday-Lesson 33: Students will type and submit the final draft of their essays.
Tuesday-Lesson 34: Students will watch a video about source evaluation and begin brainstorming research topics.
Wednesday-Lesson 35: Students will begin the extension task, researching an issue.
Thursday-Lesson 36: Students will continue to research for the extension task.
Friday-Lesson 37: Students continue research for the extension task and evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of different mediums.
This week we will be working on the Unit 3 Essay. Prewriting and rough drafts will be on paper. Final copy will be typed and sent on computers.
March 21--Final quiz for novel
March 22-Lesson 30: Preparing for unit 3 essay
March 23-Lesson 31: writing a rough draft
March 24-Finishing Lesson 31 writing the rough draft
March 25: Lesson 32/33: revising and typing a final copy
Students will continue to work on test prep for a part of the block.
Inservice Monday; test prep for half of block begins
Tuesday-Section 5 quiz; all bellringers should be completed by the end of the day
Wednesday--Lesson 27: Literature circles discuss novels
Thursday--Lesson 28:Literature circles finish work/discussion; students should finish reading novel and taking notes in reading logs by this day
Friday--Library visit; Lesson 29; quiz on novel
**Nine weeks ends this week
Monday--Lesson 22: Students will reread "Tell Tale Heart" and answer questions about the story.
Tuesday--Lesson 23: Students will review questions and complete workbook pages 161-162.
Wednesday--Lesson 24: After analyzing the narrator, students will look at how the story would change from a different perspective.
Thursday--Lesson 25: Students will write about how the story would be different from another perspective.
Friday--Lesson 26: Students will share their different perspectives of Tell Tale Heart.
**Students should have 18 bellringer activities done by Tuesday, March 15th.
Thursday--Lesson 20: Students will examine vocabulary and read "Tell -Tale Heart"; then they will complete pg 158-159 in the workbook.
Friday--Lesson 21: Students will Reread the story and complete workbook pg 160.
**Students will be continuing to read the Unit 3 independent novel assignment.
Monday--Novel reading check; Finish Lesson 15, reading "Ransom of Red Chief", defining words, answering questions
Tuesday--Progress Reports go home; Lesson 16 Cold Read on "Ransom of Red Chief"
Wednesday--Book Fair visit; Lesson 17 Cold Read Writing Task
Thursday--Lesson 18 Review narrative point of view; begin Lesson 19
Friday--Lesson 19 rewriting a scene from the story from a different perspective
Mon--Book projects due and Lesson 12 (Students will work in groups to discuss novels.)
Tues--Finish Lesson 12 and Lesson 13 (Students will finish work on novel and discuss it in groups.)
Wed--Review Unit 3 Section 3 and take quiz
Thurs--Lesson 14 (Students will read "The Ransom of Red Chief")
Fri--Lesson 15 (Students will summarize "The Ransom of Red Chief"
**Students will continue working on bellringers and reading and taking notes through page 82 in our novels.
Monday--Reading Check for novel; Finish Unit 3 Lesson 7 and work on Lesson 8
Tuesday--Finish Lesson 8 and review for Section 2 quiz
Wednesday--Section 2 Quiz; read novels
Jan 31-Feb 4
Students have been working on Unit 3. We're reading "Allegory of a Cave" and studying unit questions and vocabulary. Students have also received the novel for our novel study. Kids will read 25 pages a week and take notes in a reading log.
Progress Reports went home on Wednesday, Feb 2.
Please email me with any questions.
Welcome to Ms. Duhon's page!