April 15 - 19, 2024

April 15-19, 2024

 

Monday:
     1. Bell Ringer # 6 (LEAP Review)

     2.  Research Simulation Task

         a) Reread/review prompt, Finish outlining Essay Task

         b) Begin Drafting/Typing Essay

 

Tuesday:

  1. Bell Ringer # 7 (LEAP Review)

     2.  Research Simulation Task

         a) Continue Drafting/Essay

         b) Begin Drafting/Typing Essay

 

Wednesday:

    1. Bell Ringer # 8 (LEAP Review)

     3. Finish Typing/Revising/Submitting Essays
     4. Intro. To Unit 2- Text Scavenger Hunt- Become familiar with new unit anchor text-

         Sugar Changed the World

 

Thursday:

  1. Bell Ringer #9 (LEAP Review)

    2. Sugar Changed the World

       a. Introduce Unit Objectives and Culminating Writing Task

     3. Intro. To Unit 2- Text Scavenger Hunt- Become familiar with new unit anchor text-

         Sugar Changed the World

 

Friday:

    1. Bell Ringer # 10 (LEAP Review)

    2. Sugar Changed the World

       a. Review Unit Objectives and Culminating Writing Task

       b. Analyze illustration on pg.1 of the text and discuss, “What do you notice about the structure of   

       the sugarcane plant?”

    3. “Sugar Cane” by Grace Nichols

       a. Read/Annotate poem aloud as a class

       b. Re-read poem independently/Identify words that convey the emotions of the sugar cane plant

       c. Partner share- Words/Emotions conveyed