Dec. 5 - 9, 2022

 Dec. 5-9, 2022

Unit 2: Sugar   Lessons 5-7

Monday:

  1. Bell Ringer # 6
  2. “Cane Cutting Scene” Painting & “Sugar Cane” Poem by Grace Nichols (Unit Reader)
  1. Finish OPTIC Organizer & Tone of painting
  2. Test on Poem/Painting
  3. Sugar Changed the World

a. Finish Text Features Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday:

  1. Bell Ringer # 7

  2. Sugar Changed the World

      a. Read Prologue (p. 1-3) aloud & Take notes on authors’ purpose in Reading Log

      b. Finish reading prologue silently (pg. 4-8) & Annotating using sticky notes/Answer & Discuss

         Guiding Questions Handout

      c. Close Read Excerpt/Discuss Authors’ purpose

Wednesday:

  1. Bell Ringer # 8

     2. Sugar Changed the World by Marc Aronson and Marinal Budhos

  1. Lesson 6- Read aloud first section of Part One (pages 9-10 in book)
  2. Model and add first event to the History of Sugar Timeline together
  3. Read pages 10-21 stopping @ “The Champagne Fairs” (Add events including date and short description for the history of sugar.)

Thursday:

  1. Bell Ringer # 9
  2. Sugar Changed the World by Marc Aronson and Marinal Budhos
  1. Continue Reading pages 10-21 stopping @ “The Champagne Fairs” (Add events including date and short description for the history of sugar.)
  2. Share/Discuss Important Events from Timeline with group Members
  3. Semantic Map- Analyze the word “Refine” p. 15

 

Friday:

  1. Bell Ringer # 10

  2. Sugar Changed the World by Marc Aronson and Marinal Budhos

a. Re-read excerpt (pg. 13 in book)/Identify and analyze the allusion/Reading Log Lesson 6

b. Allusion skill practice