Tuesday, September 29, 2015

ELA due Wednesday

See #4  on question paper about "The Jacket."  This is a drawing of one simile from the story you thought was especially effective.  Include a caption which is the exact simile used in the story.

Due Friday
Choose one of these two topics to write about in your writers notebook:describe a favorite teacher you've had past or present OR

…write a personal narrative about an incident you experienced with the teacher.

Monday, September 28, 2015

ELA due Tuesday

After Reading questions.  You may collaborate with a partner on these.  Save #4  for Tuesday with me. On the back of your paper, copy one example of descriptive language from the text.  

Friday, September 25, 2015

Math Due Monday 9/28

Activity Practice 2 page 33-34 questions 1-27 
We started this in class, so you should have it partially done already, YAY!
(this IS in your homework folder!)

ELA due Monday

Please read 1/2 hour.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

ELA due Wednesday

Explain the 4 ways writers develop a character.  I shared a 5th way so if you can name that, it's Bonus.

(These are listed on page  17 of your Springboard text.

SS due Wednesday

You need to continue working on gathering information to answer the questions on the Feudalism Report Card Sheet in your packet.  You should have column 3 of these notes complete.  In class wednesday, we will add scores (column 2).


**Do not yet worry about the link that I posted on the Blog earlier this week; we will get to that AFTER all notes are gathered.

Monday, September 21, 2015

SS assessment link and instructions

SS Assessment link

Here is the link that you will need for the "Feudalism Report Card" Assessment.

Steps you will need to take to use it correctly:
1.  Click on the this link:  Report Card
2.  Once on the document, go to File: Make a Copy
3.  Exit out from the original document
4.  Rename your copy to:  Your name and Grade- Feudalism Report Card
5.  You are now ready to begin typing in your scores and reasoning/examples

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

ELA due Wednesday

In your writer's notebook, composition book, write the story of what happened in the Elephant's Graveyard scene from either Simba or Nala's point of view.

1/2 page to 1 full page

Social Studies Due Wednesday

2-3:  Read page 20 in textbook and complete chart on page 3 in packet.

Friday, September 11, 2015

ELA due Monday

Choose one of these quotes and explain what it means to you AND how it connects to your life or someone you know about.

"Change in all things is sweet."   -Aristotle

"If we don't change, we don't grow.  If we don't grow, we aren't really living."   -Gail Sheehy

"Just when I think I have learned the way to live, life changes."    - Hugh Prather

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Math Homework for Tuesday Night 9/8/15

Lesson Practice 1-1 page 5 questions (14-16) 

If you have questions, please make an effort to find help from a peer or classmate. 

Due Wednesday

Please complete as much as you can of the sheet :  "Planning for your Independent Reading Program."