Mrs. J. Foreman's -Announcements

  • Welcome to my 6th grade ELA class! 

     

  • Monday, April 11 - Witch of Blackbird Pond Lesson 4- Analyzing chracter responses

    Tuesday, April 12 - Witch of Blackbird Pond Section Quiz

    Wednesday, April 13 - Witch of Blackbird Pond Lesson 5 - Finding the Central Idea

    Thursday, April 14 - Witch of Blackbird Pond Lesson 6 Analyzing character through word choice

    Friday, April 15 - No School - Good Friday

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  • Monday, April 4, 2022 - Cold Read Test

    Tuesday, April 5, 2022 - Witch of Blackbird Pond - Lesson 1 - Read the Road Not Taken. Wk bk page 160

    Wednesday, April 6, 2022- Witch of Blackbird Pond - Lesson 2, How is Our Identity Shaped: Wk. pg. 161

    Thursday, April 7, 2022 - Witch of Blackbird Pond Lesson 3 - Analyze Setting Wk pg. 162 Read first half of chapter 1. Write to describe Setting

    Friday, April 8, 2022 - Witch of Blackbird Pond Lesson 4 - Analyzing Character responses to episodes in the text.

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  • Monday - March  28 - Out of the Dust Lesson 33-34 - CWT Final Draft due, begin Extension Task

    Tuesday, March 29 - Out of the Dust Lesson 35 - Conducting Research for Extension Task

    Wednesday, March 30 - Out of the Dust Lesson 36 Writing a News Article (Extension Task)

    Thursday, March 31 - Out of the Dust Lesson 37-38 Creating a News Page (adding pictures, links, etc.)

    Friday, April 1 - Presenting Extension Task 

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    • Monday 3/21/22

      Out of the Dust lesson 30 Plan and write a rough draft

      Tuesday 3/22/22

      Out of the Dust lesson 31 - finish writing rough draft

      Wednesday 3/23/22

      Out of the Dust lesson 32 - Assess & Revise rough draft

      Thursday 3/24/22

      Out of the Dust lesson 33 - Edit and Write Final Draft

      Friday 3/25/22

      Out of the Dust lesson 34 - Examine a Research task

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  • Monday, March 14 - Teacher In-Service - No School

    Tuesday, March 15 - Out of the Dust Lesson 27- Identifying Themes

    Wednesday, March 16 - Out of the Dust Lesson 28- Making Predictions Based on Historical Facts

    Thursday, March 17 - Out of the Dust Section 6 - 7 Quiz

    Friday, March  18 - Out of the Dust Lesson 29 - Examine a writing prompt and take notes

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  • Monday, March 7 - Out of the Dust - Lesson 21 - Read Spring pgs. 153-167

    Tuesday, March 8 - Out of the Dust - Lesson 22 - Read Spring pgs. 168 - 189 Work pg. 145

    Wednesday, March 9 - Out of the Dust Section 4-5 Quiz - Workbook pg. 146 - 147

    Thursday, March 10 - Out of the Dust Lessons 24-25 - Workbook pg. 148-150

    Friday, March 11 - Out of the Dust Lesson 26 - Compare/Contrast 2 poems - Read Summer 1935

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  • Thursday, March 3, 2022

    Out of the Dust - Lesson 19 - Workbook page 142 - Drafting an Essay

    Friday, March 4, 2022 - Out of the Dust Lesson 20 - Workbook page 143-144 - Revising and Edit Essay Final Draft

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  • Monday Feb. 21 - Out of the Dust Lesson 13-14 Workbook pg. 137-138

    Tuesday Feb. 22 - Out of the Dust Lesson 15

    Wednesday Feb. 23 - Out of the Dust Lesson16 - Read Autumn 1934 pgs. 99-110

    Thursday Feb. 24 - Out of the Dust Lesson 17 - Finish reading Winter 1935 pg. 111-149

    Friday Feb. 25 - Out of the Dust Lesson 18

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  • Monday - Feb. 14 - Out of the Dust Lesson 8 - Compare and Contrast structures used to convey information

    Tuesday - Feb. 15 - Out of the Dust Lesson 9 - Understand and write about characters.

    Wednesday - Feb. 16 - Out of the Dust Lesson 10 Analyze text for tone and mood

    Thursday Feb. 17 Out of the Dust Lesson 11 - Write a poem using a model

    Friday - Feb. 18 - Out of the Dust Section 1-3 Test

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    • Monday 2-7-22

      Complete - Extension Task Presentations/speeches

      Essay writing

      Tuesday 2-8-22

      Complete presentations

      Essay writing 

      Wednesday 2-9-22

      Out of the Dust lesson 5

      Research the Drought years

      Thursday 2-10-22

      Out of the Dust lesson 6

      Write a summary of informational article "The Drought" ; read 2 additional texts; revise summary to include new information learned

      Workbook page 122-126

      Friday 2-11-22

      Out of the Dust lesson 7

      Create a timeline of historical events relative to the Dust Bowl  Workbook page 127-129

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    • Monday, 1/31/22

      Out of the Dust - lesson 1- Examine verse, structure, time period, and location  Workbook pages 106-107  Vocab. fondness, ancient, riled, pestering, and achievement  Read pages 1-16, discuss; Workbook pages 110-114

      Tuesday Feb. 1, 2022

      Out of the Dust lesson 2 - Examine how author develops characters; finish reading Winter 1934 Workbook pages 115-116

      Wednesday 2/2/22

      Out of the Dust Lesson 3 - Explore how author uses figurative language to give meaning  Workbook pages 117-119

      Thursday 2/3/22

      Out of the Dust Lesson 4 Read essay by Woodie Guthrie and write about it in own words  Workbook page 120-121

      Friday 2/4/22

      Out of the Dust learnzillion Out of the Dust Section 1 Quiz

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  • Monday - Jan. 24 - Steve Jobs Lesson 24 - Beginning Research for the Extension Task

    Tuesday - Jan. 25 -  Steve Jobs Lesson 37 - Planning a speech

    Wednesday - Jan. 26 - Steve Jobs Lesson 38 - Writing a First Draft of Extension Task

    Thursday - Jan. 27 - Steve Jobs Lesson 39 - Revising and editing your speech

    Friday - Jan. 28 - Steve Jobs Lesson 40 - Creating a visual presentation

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  • Monday Jan. 17 -  Martin Luther King Day - No School

    Tuesday Jan. 18 -  Steve Jobs - Lesson 33 and Interim Testing

    Wednesday - Jan. 19 - Steve Jobs - Lesson  34 1st block - Lesson 35/Interim Testing 2nd block

    Thursday - Jan. 20 - Interim Testing & Working on CWT

    Friday - Jan. 21 - Interim Testing & Working on CWT

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  • Monday - Jan. 10 - Lesson 28 - Comparing and Contrasting Central Ideas and Themes

    Tuesday - Jan. 11 - Steve Jobs Section 6 Quiz, workbook pg. 71

    Wednesday - Jan. 12 - Cold Read Task Part 1 and Part 2

    Thursday - Jan. 13 - Lesson 31 Reviewing J.K. Rowlings speet and CWT

    Friday - Jan. 14 - Lesson 32 - Identifying a Claim and Evidence

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  • Happy New Year!!!

    Monday - Jan. 3 - Teacher's In-service - No school

    Tuesday - Jan. 4 - Steve Jobs Lesson 24 - Casey at the Bat Workbook pg. 62-63

    Wednesday - Jan. 5 - Steve Jobs Lesson 25 Analyze Language and Word Choice - Workbook pg. 64

    Thursday - Jan. 6 - Casey at the Bat Test and Comprehension Quiz

    Friday - Jan. 7 - Steve Jobs Lesson 26 & 27 - David & Goliath Workbook pg. 69 & 70.

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  • Monday - Steve Jobs Lesson 20 - Overcoming Obstacles - Read and Summarize

    Tuesday - Steve Jobs Lesson 21  - Point of View - Workbook pg. 54

    Wednesday - Steve Jobs Lesson 22 - Supporting and Contrasting Claims - Workbook pgs. 55-58

    Thursday - Steve Jobs - Lesson 23 - Present Claims and Findings - Workbook pg. 59

    Friday - Multi-media presentation - A Mile in His Shoes

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

           Workbook page 49-50  & Discussion Board on Canvas

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

             Finish lesson 15 Use RACES to write paragraph:  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 and 13 - Summarizing letters of Wilbur Wright and discussing point of view. Review Mother to Son poem.

    Tuesday - 11/30 - Mother to Son Quiz

    Wednesday - 12/1 - Steve Jobs Lesson 11 - Workbook pg. 46- Use text evidence to support a claim

    Thursday - 12/2 - Steve Jobs lesson 13. Workbook pg. 47-48. Analyzing a character

    Friday - 12/3 - Steve Jobs section 3 Quiz on forms

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  • Monday - November 15 - Steve Jobs - Lesson 7 - "To Failure"

    Tuesday - November16 - Steve Jobs - Lesson 8 - Mother to Son

    Wednesday - November 17 - Steve Jobs Story 2 Test on Forms

    2nd Block - Steve Jobs Lesson 9

    Thursday - Steve Jobs - Lesson 9 cont'd. - Work on Study Guide for Story 3 Test on Steve Jobs

    Friday - Steve Jobs Story 3 test, Essay Quiz

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  • Monday, Nov. 8- Steve Jobs Lesson 5 - Supporting a Claim

    Tuesday, Nov. 9 - Steve Jobs Lesson 6 - Identify the Central Idea of a Text

    Wednesday, Nov. 10 - Steve Jobs - Section 1 Quiz

    Thursday - No School - Veteran's Day

    Friday, Nov. 12 - Steve Jobs -Test 1

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  • Monday - Nov. 1 - Compare & Contrast activity (Hatchet novel & movie). Steve Jobs Lesson 1 - Famous Failure speech, Steve Jobs commencement address

    Tuesday - Nov. 2 - Steve Jobs Lesson 1 cont'd.

    Wednesday - Nov. 3 - Steve Jobs Lesson 2 -  Analyzing Word Choice/Tone

    Thursday - Nov. 4 - Steve Jobs -  Lesson 3 - Summarizing Story 1- workbook pg. 28-29

    Friday - Nov. 5 - Steve Jobs - Lesson 4 - Summarizing Stories 2 & 3

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  • Monday - Oct. 25 - Hatchet Extension Task - Powerpoint Presentation

    Tuesday - Oct. 26 - Hatchet Extension Task - Powerpoint Presentation

    Wednesday - Oct. 27 - Hatchet Extension Task - Powerpoint Presentation

    Thursday Oct. 28 - Library

    Friday  Oct. 29 - Hatchet - Multimedia Presentation

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  • Monday - Oct. 18- No School - Teacher's In-service

    Tuesday - Oct. 19- Hatchet - Lesson 32- Extension Task -          Begin Research

    Wednesday - Oct. 20- Hatchet Lesson 33/34 - Ext. Task- Conducting Research 7 Determining Credible Sources

    Thursday - Oct. 21 - Hatchet- Lesson 35 - Ext. Task- The Elements of Multimedia Presentation

    Friday - Oct. 22 - Hatchet - Multi-media presentation

     

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  • Monday - No School

    Tuesday - No School

    Wednesday - Hatchet lesson 29 - Finishing CWT

    Thursday - Hatchet lesson 30 - Publishing CWT

    Friday - Hatchet lesson 31 - Cold Read Test

    Lessons can be viewed on cpsb.learnzillion.com or on launchpad

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  • Monday Oct. 4 - Hatchet - Lesson 23 - Read Ch. 19 and epilogue

    How does Brian evolve from Ch.1 to the epilogue?

    Tuesday  Oct. 5- Hatchet Section Quiz 8/9 

    Wednesday  Oct. 6- Hatchet - Lesson 24 - CWT Planning to write the Culminating Writing Task

    Thursday  Oct. 7- Hatchet Lesson 25/26 - CWT - Drafting and editing the CWT. Write your claim and 3 examples.

    Friday Oct. 8 - Hatchet Lesson 27/28 - Revising and drafting the CWT

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    • Monday 9/27/21 - Cold Read Test

      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 - Use RACES to show how Brian's change in his attitude toward the hatchet reflect his change in his survival skills.

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    • Monday 9/27/21 - Cold Read Test 

      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 toward the hatchet.

      Friday 10/1/21- Hatchet lesson 22 - Use RACES 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

    Hatchet Lesson 16 - Read Ch. 11-12

    Find text evidence for Brian becoming confidant.

    Tues - 9-21

    Hatchet Lesson 17 - Read Ch. 13-14

    Wednesday - 9-22

    Hatchet Lesson 18

    Chapter 15 Read aloud

    Thursday- 9-23 - 1/2 Day - SHHS Homecoming

    Working with Text Evidence

     Friday 9-24

    Quiz on Theme

    Lesson 19

    Chapter 16 Read Aloud

     

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  • Monday - 9/13 - Lesson 14 Hatchet - Read Ch. 9-10 Highlight annotations in book.

    What survival skills is Brian utilizing?

    Review Types of Conflict

    HW - Study for Wednesday's Test

    Tuesday - 9/14 - Hatchet Lesson 15 - Themes

    Wednesday - 9/15 - Hatchet Test 2 Ch. 5-10

    Thursday - 9/16 Hatchet Lesson 16 Read ch. 11-12

    Text evidence of Brian becoming more confidant.

    Friday - 9/17 - Hatchet lesson 17 - Read ch. 13-14

    What has changed for Brian, mistakes made, lessons learned?

     

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  • No School

    9-7-21

    Hatchet Lesson 10

    Read Chapter 6-7 

    Study Guide given, test next week

    Wednesday 9-8-21

    Hatchet Lesson 11

    Finish reading Chapter 7 and Ch. 8

    Write a synopsis ( a short summary like on the back of a book) for Chapter 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)

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    • Monday 3/21/22

      Out of the Dust lesson 30 Plan and write a rough draft

      Tuesday 3/22/22

      Out of the Dust lesson 31 - finish writing rough draft

      Wednesday 3/23/22

      Out of the Dust lesson 32 - Assess & Revise rough draft

      Thursday 3/24/22

      Out of the Dust lesson 33 - Edit and Write Final Draft

      Friday 3/25/22

      Out of the Dust lesson 34 - Examine a Research task

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    • Monday 2-7-22

      Finish Presentations - Essay writing 

       

      Tuesday 2-8-22

      Essay Writing

      Continue with presentation of speeches

      Wednesday 2-9-22

      Out of the Dust lesson 5

      Research the Drought years

      Thursday 2-10-22

      Out of the Dust lesson 6

      Write a summary of informational article "The Drought" ; read 2 additional texts; revise summary to include new information learned

      Workbook page 122-126

      Friday 2-11-22

      Out of the Dust lesson 7

      Create a timeline of historical events relative to the Dust Bowl  Workbook page 127-129

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  • Daily Agenda

    Posted by Jessi Foreman on 9/2/2021

    Please go to the blackboard tab to see our weekly agenda.

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