Homework

June 10, 2021
All missing or low grades make up work is due tomorrow.

June 9, 2021
All make up work is due by Friday, June 11.

June 8, 2021
1) Students will be completing the LinkIt Benchmark Assessment today.
2) All assignments are due by Friday, June 11.

June 7, 2021
1) Three Wishes essay is due today.
2) Choosing the Right Word Unit 10 is due today.
3) Unit 10 Vocabulary Test Thursday.

Tomorrow will be a virtual day for students and staff.  Students will work on LinkIt Benchmark C.

June 4, 2021
1) IReady Reading Diagnostic should be completed by 2:30.
2) Test on Unit 10 Vocabulary words will be on Wednesday.

June 3, 2021
1) iReady Reading Diagnostic needs to be finished today.  Only available until the end of the school day.
2) All work is due by June 11.
3) Blooket to practice Unit 10 words: hhttps://www.blooket.com/play?hwId=60b8c51ed443ca001e91299e

June 2, 2021
Make sure all work is completed for Marking Period 4.  The last day to turn in make-up work is Friday, June 11.

June 1, 2021
1) Critical Thinking Questions for "Three Wishes" due today.
2) IReady Reading due Friday - 30 minutes.

May 24-May 27
1) Chapters 7 and 8 due Tuesday, Chapters 9 and 10 due on Wednesday, and Chapters 11, 12, and 13 due on Thursday.
2) IReady Reading - 30 minutes is due on Thrusday.

May 21, 2021
1) All question sets for Taking Sides should be finished.
2) IReady 45 minutes is due today.

May 20, 2021
1) Finish all the questions from this week.
2) IReady is due tomorrow.

May 19, 2021
1) Taking Sides Questions for Chapters 1 and 2 are due today.
2) Taking Sides Questions for Chapters 3 and 4 are due tomorrow.
3)IReady - 45 minutes is due on Friday.

May 18, 2021
1) Questions for Chapters 1 and Chapters 2.
2) IReady - 45 minutes due on Friday.

May 17, 2021
1) Movie Review is due today.
2) IReady Reading - 45 minutes is due on Friday.

May 14, 2021
IReady is due today. 45 minutes.

May 13, 2021

IReady Reading is due tomorrow. 45 minutes

May 12, 2021

1) Critical Thinking Questions for "James and the Giant Peach".
2) IReady Reading - 45 minutes is due on Friday.

May 11, 2021
IReady Reading - 45 minutes is due on Friday.

May 10, 2021
1) Study for Unit 9 Vocabulary Test. https://www.blooket.com/play?hwId=60991767b0195c00225064ed
2) IReady for this week 45 minutes.   

May 7, 2021
1) iReady Reading is due today. 45 minutes
2) Unit 9 Vocabulary Test Tuesday.

May 6, 2021
1) ReadWorks.org assignment from May 5 should be completed.
2) Unit 9 "Choosing the Right Word" from May 5 should be completed.
3) IReady Reading is due tomorrow 45 minutes.
4) Unit 9 Vocabulary Test Tuesday.

May 5, 2021
All work from today is due.

May 4, 2021
IReady Reading for this week is 45 minutes.

May 3, 2021
1) Finish Critical Thinking Questions.
2) IReady - 45 minutes.

April 30, 2021
1) Worksheets are due today.
2) IReady - 45 minutes is due today.

April 29, 2021
1) Critical Thinking Questions due today.
2) Worksheets are due tomorrow.
3) IReady - 45 minutes due tomorrow.

April 28, 2021
1) Critical Thinking Questions for "The Tiger Who Would Be King" and "The Ant and the Dove".
2) IReady Reading - 45 minutes is due on Friday.

April 27, 2021
1) Worksheet on Folk Literature.
2) IReady Reading - 45minutes

April 23, 2021
IReady Reading is due today. (45 minutes)

April 22, 2021
1) Cumulative Review is due today.
2) iReady Reading - 45 minutes is due tomorrow.

April 21, 2021

1) Finish Cumulative Review for Unit 4.
2) IReady Reading -45 minutes for this week.

April 20, 2021
1) Table for Poetry Collections 7 and 8 is due today.
2) Poetry Test will be on Thursday.
3) IReady for this week - 45 minutes

April 19, 2021
1) Concrete poem is due today.
2) Table for Poetry Collections 7 and 8 are due tomorrow.
3) Study for Poetry Test. Test is Thursday.
4) iReady Reading is due on Friday.

April 16, 2021
1) iReady Reading is due today - 45 minutes.
2) Concrete poem is due on Monday.

April 15, 2021
1) Haiku is due today.
2) IReady - 45 minutes is due tomorrow.

April 14, 2021
1) Haikus are due tomorrow.
2) iReady is due on Friday.

April 13, 2021
1) Critical Thinking Questions for Poetry Collection 4 are due today.
2) iReady Reading is due on Friday - 45 minutes.

April 12, 2021
iReady Reading is due on Friday - 45 minutes.

April 1, 2021
Have a wonderful Spring Break!

March 31, 2021
Poetry Collection 3 identification of similes, personification, and metaphors.

March 30, 2021
1) Matching activity is due tomorrow.
2) Worksheet on Poetic Devices is due today.
3) Test on Unit 8 Vocabulary Words tomorrow.
 
All make-up work is due today.

March 29, 2021
Worksheet on Poetic Devices is due tomorrow.

* All make-up work is due tomorrow.  Tomorrow is the last day of Marking Period 3.
** No iReady this week.  


March 25, 2021
iReady Reading is due tomorrow.

March 24, 2021
1) Critical Thinking Questions for Poetry Collection 1 are due today.
2) iReady Reading, 45 minutes is due on Friday.

March 23, 2021
1) ReadWorks.org is due today.
2) IReady Reading for the is week is 45 minutes.

March 22, 2021
1) Finish readworks.org assignment: Julia de Burgos.
2) iReady Reading this week is 45 minutes. 


March 19, 2021
1) Questions on Gary Soto's poems is due today.
2) iReady Reading - 45 minutes due today.

March 18, 2021
1) Questions of Gary Soto's poetry due tomorrow.
2) iReady due tomorrow.

March 17, 2021
1) Cumulative Review assignment is due today.
2) iReady Reading is dues on Friday. 45 minutes


March 16, 2021
1) Cumulative Review assignment is due tomorrow.
2) iReady Reading is dues on Friday. 45 minutes

March 15, 2021
1) Study for Unit 7 test.  Test is tomorrow.
2) iReady Reading is due on Friday. 45 minutes.

March 12, 2021
1) iReady Reading is due today 
2) Jeopardy game needs to be submitted to me today.

March 11, 2021
1) Jeopardy game should be finished today.
2) iReady Reading is due tomorrow, 45 minutes.
3) Unit 7 vocabulary test is on Tuesday.

March 10, 2021
1) iReady Reading - 45 minutes is due on Friday.
2) Jeopardy Game is due on Friday.  Thursday will be the last day to complete the assignment.

March 9, 2021

1) iReady Reading - 45 minutes
2) Complete any missing work

March 8, 2021
1) South Amboy Brochure is due today.
2) iReady Reading is 45 minutes this week.

March 5, 2021
1) iReady -45 minutes are due today.
2) Make sure the assignments from this week are turned in: ReadWorks.org "First Ladies" and Authors' Style essay.

March 4, 2021
iReady Reading is due tomorrow.
Please make sure the work from this week has been completed.

March 3, 2021
iReady Reading for this week will be 45 minutes.
Authors' Style Essay

March 2, 2021
1) Essay is due today.
2) ReadWorks.org should have been finished in class.
3) iReady Reading - 45 minutes is due on Friday.

March 1, 2021
1) Authors' style comparison essay is due tomorrow.
2) iReady - 45 minutes.

February 26, 2021
1) IReady Reading - 45 minutes is due today.
2) Planning sheet for authors' style essay should have been completed during class.

February 25, 2021
1) Critical Thinking questions for "Letter From a Concentration Camp" are due today. 2) Unit 6 Vocabulary Test is tomorrow. 3) iReady Reading is due tomorrow.

February 24, 2021
1) Unit 6 "Choosing the Right Word" is due today.
2) Critical Thinking Questions for "Letter From a Concentration Camp" are due tomorrow.
3) IReady Reading - 45 minutes is due on Friday.

February 23, 2021
1) ReadWorks.org assignment "Wesley Harris: An Account of Escaping Slavery" is due today.
2) IReady Reading this week - 45 minutes due on Friday.

February 22, 2021
1) Critical Thinking Questions for "Langston Terrace" should have been finished on Friday.  Students must have turned in today.
2) ReadWorks.org assignment "Wesley Harris: An Account of Escaping Slavery" is due today.
3) IReady Reading for this week is 45 minutes.

February 18, 2021
1) ReadWorks.org assignment "A Museum of Their Own" is due today.
2) IReady Reading for this week is 15 minutes and is due on Friday.

February 17, 2021

1) ReadWorks.org assignment "A Museum of Their Own" is due tomorrow.
2) IReady Reading for this week is 15 minutes and is due on Friday.

February 16, 2021 1) LinkIt Progress Monitor - should have been finished in class 2) Finish ReadWorks.org assignment - log into readworks.org; student log in; log in with Google; complete "Slavery in the North" -due today 3) iReady Reading Assignment for this week - 15 minutes due on Friday

February 11, 2021
1) Research paper is due today.
2) IReady reading - 15 minutes is due.
3) ReadWorks.org assignment will be due on Tuesday.

February 10, 2021
1) iReady Reading this week - 15 minutes.
2) Research paper on notable African American is due tomorrow.

February 9, 2021
1) Students should make sure their research paper is set up correctly,
2) Students should complete the 15 minutes of iReady for this week.

February 8, 2021
1) iReady -15 minutes will be due on Thursday.
2) Research project typed in MLA Style will be due on Thursday.

February 4 and February 5 - Website was down
1) Critical Thinking Questions for "Jackie Robinson: Justice at Last".
2) iReady Reading - 15 minutes.

February 3, 2021
1) iReady Diagnostic should have been completed.
2) Movie Review for The Miracle Worker will be due today.
3) iReady Reading assignment for this week is 15 minutes due on Friday.

February 2, 2021
1) iReady Diagnostic will be completed in class tomorrow.
2) Movie Review for The Miracle Worker will be due on Wednesday.
3) iReady Reading assignment for this week is 15 minutes.

January 29, 2021
1) iReady Reading is due today.
2) Movie Review for The Miracle Worker is due on Tuesday.

January 28, 2021
1) iReady Reading - 45 minutes due tomorrow.
2) The Miracle Worker test is tomorrow.
3) Movie review for The Miracle Worker is due on Tuesday.

January 27, 2021
1) iReady Reading for this week is 45 minutes.
2) Test on The Miracle Worker will be Friday.

January 26, 2021
1) The Miracle Worker, Act II 
questions are due today.
2) iReady Reading for this week is 45 minutes.
3) Test on The Miracle Worker will be Friday.


January 25, 2021
1) The Miracle Worker, Act II
questions are due tomorrow.
2) iReady Reading for this week is 45 minutes.

January 22, 2021
1) iReady Reading is due tomorrow.
2) All make up work is due.

January 21, 2021
1) iReady Reading is due tomorrow.
2) All make up work is due tomorrow.

January 19, 2021
1) IReady Reading for this week - 30 minutes
2) Make up work is due by Friday.

January 15, 2021
iReady  Reading is due today.

January 14, 2021
1) Linkit Benchmark should have been finished during class.
2) iReady Reading - 45 minutes is due tomorrow.
3) Unit 5 Vocabulary Test is tomorrow.

January 13, 2021
1)iReady Reading is due on Friday.
2) Unit 5 Vocabulary Test is Friday.

January 12, 2021
1) The Miracle Worker, Act I questions are due today.
2) iReady Reading -45 minutes due on Friday.

January 11, 2021
1) Act I questions are due tomorrow.
2) iReady Reading for this week is 45 minutes.
3) Unit 5 Test will be Friday.

January 8, 2021
iReady Reading is due today.

January 7, 2021
iReady Reading - 45 minutes this week.

January 6, 2021
iReady Reading - 45 minutes this week.

January 5, 2021
iReady Reading - 45 minutes this week.

January 4, 2021
iReady Reading - 45 minutes this week.

December 23, 2020
1) iReady Reading is due today.
2) Linkit is due today.

Have a wonderful winter break!  There is no work over break.

December 22, 2020
1) Critical Thinking questions are due today.
2) LinkIt assignment on informational text is due today.
3) IReady Reading - 15 minutes are due tomorrow.

December 21, 2020
1) Critical Thinking questions from class today are due tomorrow.
2) iReady - 15 minutes this week (due on Wednesday).

December 16, 2020
iReady Reading- 45 minutes is due on Friday.

December 15, 2020
1) Slideshow is due by tomorrow morning 8:00 am. Presentations will be tomorrow.
2) iReady Reading - 45 minutes this week - due on Friday.

December 14, 2020
iReady Reading - 45 minutes.

December 11, 2020
iReady Reading is due today.

December 10, 2020
1) Make sure the Critical Thinking Questions are done.
2) Make sure "Choosing the Right Word" is completed.
3) iReady is due tomorrow.

December 9, 2020
1) Critical Thinking questions are due tomorrow.
2) iReady Reading - 45 mintues for this week.
3) Unit 4 Vocabulary Test on Friday.

December 8, 2020
iReady Reading - 45 minutes

December 7, 2020
iReady Reading - 45 minutes is due on Friday.

December 4, 2020
iReady Reading is due today. 45 minutes.

December 3, 2020
1) Help Wanted Ad is due on Friday.
2) IReady Reading - 45 minutes is due on Friday.

December 2, 2020
1) Critical Thinking Questions for "The Tail" are due today.
2) Help Wanted Ad is due on Friday.
3) IReady Reading - 45 minutes is due on Friday.

December 1, 2020
1) iReady Reading - 45 minutes due on Friday
2) Critical Thinking Questions due on Wednesday.

November 30, 2020
iReady Reading - 45 minutes this week.

November 25, 2020
iReady Reading - 20 minutes is due today.

November 24, 2020
1) Finish essay on symbolism.
2) iReady Reading - 20 minutes
3) Unit 4 vocabulary words due Thursday, December 3.
4) Study for test on "The Sound of Summer Running" and "Eleven".

November 23, 2020
1) iReady Reading - 20 minutes this week
2) Symbolism essay will be due at the end of the day tomorrow.
3) Test on "The Sound of Summer Running" and "Eleven" will be on Wednesday.


November 20, 2020
1) iReady is due today.
2) Study for Unit 3 Vocabulary Test. (Test is on Monday.)

November 19, 2020
1)Finish "Choosing the Right Word".
2) Critical Thinking Questions for "Eleven" due tomorrow.
3) iReady Reading - 45 minutes

November 18, 2020
1) Work from November 17 is due on November 19.
2) iReady Reading due on Friday - 45 minutes.

November 17, 2020
1) Critical Thinking for "The Sounds of Summer Running" are due tomorrow.  We will review and discuss the story tomorrow.
2) iReady Reading for the week is due on Friday. (45 minutes).

November 16, 2020
1) Essay from today is due tomorrow.
2) iReady Reading for the week is due on Friday. ( 45 minutes this week).

November 13, 2020
iReady Reading is due today - 30 minutes for this week.

November 12, 2020
1) Text-dependent questions for "Becky and the Wheels-and-Brake-Boys" (Due on Thursday, November 12).
2) iReady Reading is due on Friday (30 minutes).
3) Test tomorrow on the stories: "Becky and the Wheels-and-Brake-Boys" and "The Southpaw".


November 10, 2020
1) Text-dependent questions for "Becky and the "Wheels-and-Brake-Boys" (Due on Thursday, November 12).
2) iReady Reading is due on Friday (30 minutes).
3) Test Friday on the stories: "Becky and the Wheels-and-Brake-Boys" and "The Southpaw".


November 9, 2020
1) iReady Reading (30 minutes - since we have four days of school this week).
2) Opinion/Persuasive Essay is due today.

November 4, 2020
1) Persuasive essay is due on Monday.
2) iReady Reading is due today. (20 minutes)

November 3, 2020
1) ReadWorks.org articles are due today.
2) iReady Reading is due tomorrow. (20 minutes).

November 2, 2020
1) ReadWorks.org assignments due tomorrow.
2) iReady Reading for this week. (20 minutes)

October 30, 2020
1) iReady Reading is due today.
2) Critical Thinking Questions for "Names/Nombres" is due today.
3) Unit 3 vocabulary words are due on Monday.

October 29, 2020
1) Critical Thinking questions are due tomorrow.
2) iReady is due tomorrow.
3) Unit 3 words are due on Monday.

October 28, 2020
1) iReady is due on Friday.
2) Unit 3 words are due on Monday, November 2.

October 27, 2020
1) iReady Reading is due on Friday.
2) Unit 3 Vocabulary words are due on Monday, November 2.

October 26, 2020
1) iReady Reading starts today.
2) Students started to copy Unit 3 Vocabulary words.

October 23, 2020
1) Travel Brochure is due today.
2) iReady Reading is due today.  45 minutes with 75% accuracy. (Program closes out on Sunday, so students have extended time)

October 22, 2020
1)  Brochures are due tomorrow.
2) Finish "Choosing the Right Word" - counts as a grade.

3) iReady Reading is due on Friday.
4) Unit 2 Vocabulary Test will be tomorrow.


October 21, 20201
1) Brochures will be worked on in class tomorrow. Due by Friday.
2) iReady Reading is due on Friday.
3) Unit 2 Vocabulary Test will be Friday.


October 20, 2020O
1) Travel brochure will be due on Thursday.  Students will work on this assignment during class several days.
2) iReady Reading is due on Friday.
3) Unit 2 Vocabulary Test will be Friday.

October 19, 2020
1) iReady Reading is due on Friday.
2) Unit 2 Vocabulary Test will be Friday.

October 16, 2020
iReady Reading is due.

October 15, 2020
1) Critical Thinking questions for "My Papa, Mark Twain".
2) Fact and Opinion worksheet.
3) iReady Reading.

October 14, 2020
iReady Reading is due on Friday.

October 13, 2020
1) Unit 2 Vocabulary Words are due tomorrow.
2)iReady Reading weekly assignment: minimum of 45 minutes with 75% accuracy.  Due on Friday.

October 9, 2020
1) Finish ReadWorks.org questions.
2) iReady Reading is due today. (45 minutes with 80% accuracy)

October 8, 2020
1) Venn Diagram and Critical Thinking questions should have been completed during class.
2) iReady Reading is due tomorrow. (45 minutes and 80% accuracy)
3) Unit 2 Vocabulary Words are due on Wednesday.

October 7, 2020
iReady Reading is due on Friday. 45 minutes and 80% accuracy.

October 6, 2020
1) Finish Critical Thinking Questions for "Why Monkeys Live in Trees".
2) iReady Reading.

October 5, 2020
iReady Reading Weekly assignment: 45 minutes with at least 80%.

October 2, 2020
iReady Reading is due today.  

October 1, 2020
1) Students worked on ReadWorks.org assignment: Sandra Cisneros.  Due today.
2) Students had time to complete the weekly iReady Reading weekly assignment. Goal: 45 minutes with 80% accuracy. Due tomorrow.

September 30, 2020
1)Finish autobiographical narrative. Due today.
2) ReadWorks.org Article: Sandra Cisneros.  Due tomorrow.
3)Work on iReady Reading. Due on Friday.
4) Study Unit 1 Vocabulary Words - Test tomorrow

September 29, 2020
1) Autobiographical essay is due tomorrow. There will not be time in class to work on it.
2) iReady Reading weekly assignment is due on Friday.

September 28, 2020
iReady Reading - Students will start to work on iReady Reading assignments. Students need to complete at least 45 minutes of iReady per week and score 80% to receive a 100.

September 25, 202
No homework.

September 24, 2020
Complete the Critical Thinking questions for "The Drive-In Movies".

September 23, 2020
No homework

September 22, 2020
Unit 1 "Choosing the Right Word" p. 17-18.  If this was not completed in class, students need to complete tonight.

September 21, 2020
Study for test on "Stray".  The test is tomorrow.

September 18, 2020
No homework.
There will be a test on "Stray" will be Tuesday, September 25.

September 17, 2020
No homework.
Make sure all previous work has been completed and turned in.

September 16, 2020
If students did not finish p. 40 Practice A and Practice B during class, they need to finish it tonight.

September 15, 2020
1) Finish Plot Diagram for "Stray"
2) Unit 1 Words are due tomorrow.

September 14, 2020
1) Make sure the 9/11 letter or drawing is turned in.
2) If you need to, finish the Critical Thinking questions for "Stray".
3)  Unit 1 words are due on Wednesday.

September 11, 2020
Summer Reading is due today.

September 10, 2020
1) Summer Reading is due tomorrow.
2) Unit 1 vocabulary words will be due on Wednesday, September 16. Students will have some time in class over the next week to copy the information during class. Copy the word, part of speech, definition, antonyms, and synonyms for the word.

September 9, 2020
1) Summer Reading is due on Friday.
2) Unit 1 vocabulary words will be due on Wednesday, September 16. Students will have some time in class over the next week to copy the information during class. Copy the word, part of speech, definition, antonyms, and synonyms for the word.


September 8, 2020

1) ReadWorks.org assignments are due today.
2) Summer Reading is due on Friday, September 11.