Homework

November 13, 2019

I was absent today.

Lesson Plan for all classes: 1)Read page 191 about the author and background. 2) Read page 192-202. 3)Answer Critical Thinking questions on page 202. 4) Answer Vocabulary on page 203. 5)Students may also continue to copy Unit 4 words in Vocabulary Workshop book Due 11/15 6)ReadingPlus is due on 11/15



November 12, 2019
1)ReadWorks.org assignment on the computer. (Due on 11/13)
2) Students had time to finish Escaping the Giant Wave Project. (Due 11/13)
3) Students had time to work on ReadingPlus. (Due on 11/15)
4) Students had time to copy Unit 4 words. (Due on 11/15)

November 6, 2019
1) Students completed a ReadWorks.org assignment on the computer. (Due on 11/13)
2) Students had time to finish Escaping the Giant Wave Project. (Due 11/13)
3) Students had time to work on ReadingPlus. (Due on 11/6)
4) Students had time to copy Unit 4 words. (Due on 11/15)

November 5, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due Wednesday. (Program closes out on Sunday.)
2) Escpaing the Giant Wave Project is due on 11/13. (Today was the last day in class to work on the assignment. No extra time in class.)
3) Unit 4 vocabulary words are due on 11/15.

November 4, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due Wednesday. (Program closes out on Sunday.)
2) Unit 3 Vocabulary Test will be tomorrow. Study the words.
3) Escpaing the Giant Wave Project is due on 11/13. (Worked on assignment today and will work on the assignment in class on Tuesday. No extra time in class.)

November 1, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due today. (Program closes out on Sunday.)
2) Unit 3 Vocabulary Test will be on Tuesday. Study the words.

October 31, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due on on Friday.
2) Escaping the Giant Wave questions are due on Friday.
3) Unit 3 Vocabulary Test will be on Tuesday.

October 30. 2019
1) Reading Plus is due on on Friday.
2) Escaping the Giant Wave questions are due on Friday.
3) Unit 3 Vocabulary Test will be on Tuesday.

October 29, 2019
1) Unit 3 vocabulary words are due tomorrow.
2) Reading Plus is due on Friday. (Program will close out on Sunday night.)
3) Escaping the Giant Wave questions are due on Friday.


October 28, 2019

I was absent.
  1. Students will continue to read Escaping the Giant Wave.  Students should read Chapters 5, 6, and 7.

  2. Students already have questions on the novel. Questions 1 to 23 can be completed.

  3. Students can finish copying Unit 3 Vocabulary words from the Vocabulary Workshop book.

  4. Reading Plus is due on Friday.



October 25, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due today.  (Program will not log students out until Sunday night.)
2) Unit 3 vocabulary words are due on Wednesday, October 30.  Students will have time in class to copy the word, part of speech, definition, synonyms, and antonyms.


October 24, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due on Friday.  (Program will not log students out until Sunday night.)
2) Unit 3 vocabulary words are due on Wednesday, October 30.  Students will have time in class to copy the word, part of speech, definition, synonyms, and antonyms.
3) Bring novel and vocabulary book to class.

October 23, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due on Friday.  (Program will not log students out until Sunday night.)
2) Unit 3 vocabulary words are due on Wednesday, October 30.  Students will have time in class to copy the word, part of speech, definition, synonyms, and antonyms.
3) Bring novel and vocabulary book to class.

October 22, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due on Friday.  (Program will not log students out until Sunday night.)
2) Unit 3 vocabulary words are due on Wednesday, October 30.  Students will have time in class to copy the word, part of speech, definition, synonyms, and antonyms.

October 21, 2019
1) Unit 2 Vocabulary Test is tomorrow.
2) Reading Plus Assignment for this week is due on Friday. (Program will not log students out until Sunday night.)

October 18, 2019
1) Students continued working on travel brochure.  Due date has been extended to Monday.
2) Students continued working on Reading Plus.  Assignment is due today.
3) Questions on p. 148 from yesterday were due today.


October 17, 2019
1) Answer Critical Thinking Questions on page 148.  (It will be collected on Friday.) 2) Reading Plus is due tomorrow.
3) Students will continue to work on the brochure tomorrow in class.

October 16, 2019
1) Reading Plus assignment was assigned.​(Should be completed by Friday.  Program allows students to work on the assignment over the weekend.)
2) Students will be working on the brochure assignment during class this week.  Needs to be finished by Friday at 3:00 pm.
3) Unit 2 Vocabulary Test will be on Tuesday.

October 15, 2019
1) Reading Plus assignment was assigned.​(Should be completed by Friday.  Program allows students to work on the assignment over the weekend.)
2) Students will be working on the brochure assignment during class this week.  Needs to be finished by Friday at 3:00 pm.

October 11, 2019

No homework.

October 10, 2019
No homework.

October 9, 2019
Unit 2 Vocabulary words are due tomorrow.

October 8, 2019
1) Finish Critical Thinking Questions.
2) Reading Warm-up for "Names/Nombres".

October 7, 2019
1) Unit 2 words due on Thurday.
2) Worksheet on Author's Perspective needs to be completed.

October 4, 2019
No homework.
Unit 2  vocabulary words due Thursday.

October 3, 2019
1) Readworks.org assignment - due tomorrow.
2) Start to copy Unit 2 Vocabulary words. - Due on 10/10

October 2, 2019

Unit 1 Vocabulary Test tomorrow.

October 1, 2019
1) Reading Warm-up Worksheet.
2) Test tomorrow on the stories: "Why Monkeys Live in Trees" and "The Case of the Monkeys That Fell From the Trees".  Bring everything to class.
3) Unit 1 Vocabulary Test on Thursday.

September 30.2019

I was absent on Friday and today.  All classwork needs to be finished for tomorrow.


September 26, 2019
Vocabulary Unit 1 Test on Thursday, October 3.

September 25, 2019
1) Students worked on autobiographical narrative.  Due today at 7:00 p.m.  
2) Vocabulary Unit 1 Test on Thursday, October 3.


September 24, 2019
1) Students worked on autobiographical narrative.  Due tomorrow at 7:00 p.m.  Students will have time to work on the assignment tomorrow.
2) Vocabulary Unit 1 Test on Thursday, October 3.


September 23, 2019
1) Students will work on Tuesday and Wednesday on the final copy of the autobiographical narrative in class.
2) Vocabulary Unit 1 Test will be on Thursday, October 3. Study the words.

September 20. 2019

No homework.  Have a wonderful weekend!


September 19, 2019
1) Unit 1 Vocabulary words from Vocabulary Workshop book are due on Friday.  Students had time in class over the week to copy the words.  Students can view the words on vocabularyworkshop.com and select Level A.
2) Finish Critical Thinking questions.

September 18, 2019
Unit 1 Vocabulary words from Vocabulary Workshop book are due on Friday.  Students had time in class over the week to copy the words.  Students can view the words on vocabularyworkshop.com and select Level A.

September 17, 2019

No homework. 

September 16, 2019
No homework.

September 13, 2019

No homework.

September 12, 2020
Bring textbook to class tomorrow and each day unless noted not to bring it.

September 11, 2019

1) Signed guidelines and grading policy sheet is due on 9/12.  Copy of the handouts can be found on my teacher page under digital documents.
2) September 11 assignment is due tomorrow in Google Classroom.  Do not share the document with me.  Make sure to add it to the Google Classroom assignment.
3) Bring textbook to class tomorrow.

September 10, 2019
Signed guidelines and grading policy sheet is due on 9/12.

September 9, 2019
Signed guidelines and grading policy sheet is due on 9/12.

September 6, 2019
1) Summer Reading is due on 9/9.  Turn in early for 10 points extra credit.
2) Signed guidelines and grading policy sheet is due on 9/12.

September 5, 2019
1) Summer Reading is due on 9/9.  Turn in early for 10 points extra credit.
2) Signed guidelines and grading policy sheet is due on 9/12.
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June 7, 2019 
1) Reading Plus is due today.
2) Return your textbook.

June 6, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due on Friday.
2) Start to return your textbook.

June 3, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due on Friday.
2) Tangerine Project is due on Tuesday, June 4.  

May 31, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due on Friday.
2) Tangerine Project is due on Tuesday, June 4.  
3) Comic strip is due today.

May 29, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due on Friday.
2) Tangerine Project is due on Tuesday, June 4.  
3) Comic strip is due on Friday.  

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1A25rFiJFLQrgnTuBGgMNorSLqsxCTO3AApzuhkGh_dQ/edit?usp=sharing


https://docs.google.com/document/d/18wp4KH7Zf-kPmoF8DmtctFS6JFSV52PmuPStM0zg_-Y/edit?usp=sharing

May 28, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due on Friday.
2) Project for Tangerine is due on Tuesday, June 4. 

https://docs.google.com/document/d/18wp4KH7Zf-kPmoF8DmtctFS6JFSV52PmuPStM0zg_-Y/edit?usp=sharing


May 22, 2019
Reading Plus is due tomorrow.
Critical Thinking questions due tomorrow.

May 20, 2019

Reading Plus is due on Thursday.

May 16, 2019
Reading Plus is due on Friday.

May 14, 2019
Reading Plus is due on Friday.
Test on "Mowgli's Brothers" and "James and the Giant Peach" on Thursday, May 16.

May 13, 2019
Reading Plus is due on Friday.
Test on "Mowgli's Brothers" and "James and the Giant Peach" on Thursday, May 16.

May 10
Reading Plus is due.
Test on "Mowgli's Brothers" and "James and the Giant Peach" on Thursday, May 16.

May 9
Reading Plus is due tomorrow.
Critical Thinking questions for "from James and the Giant Peach" are due tomorrow.
Test on "Mowgli's Brothers" and "James and the Giant Peach" on Thursday, May 16.

May 6 -May 10

Reading Plus is due on Friday.

May 1 - May 3, 2019

Reading Plus is due on Friday.

April 29. 2019
1) Critical Thinking questions p. 864.
2) Reading Plus is due on Friday.

April 17, 2019

Worksheet on Cause and Effect

April 15, 2019 - April 19, 2019

Reading Plus is due on Thursday.

April 12, 2019

1) ReadWorks.org article is due today.
2) Reading Plus is due today.

April 10, 2019
1) Reading Warm-up for Poetry Collection 5
2) Reading Plus due on Friday.

April 8, 2019
1) Brochure on South Amboy is due tomorrow.  Students will have time in class tomorrow to work on the assignment.
2) Reading Plus is due at the end of the week.

April 4
1) Students started to work on a brochure for South Amboy.  Brochures are due on Tuesday, April 9.  They will have time in class to conitnue to work on the project.
2) Reading Plus is due tomorrow.

April 1- April 2

1) South Amboy Opoly Game is due on Wednesday, April 3.
2) Weekly Reading Plus assignment is due on Friday.

March 29, 2019

1) Plan information and bring in supplies for South Amboy Oploy Game Board.  Due on Wednesday, April 3.
2) Reading Plus due today.

March 28, 2019
1) Plan information and bring in supplies for South Amboy Oploy Game Board.  Due on Wednesday, April 3.
2) Reading Plus due on Friday.

March 27, 2019
1) Plan information and bring in supplies for South Amboy Oploy Game Board.  Due on Wednesday, April 3.
2) Reading Plus due on Friday.

March 25-March 29, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due on Friday.
2) Weekly Reading Log is due on Monday, April 1. Last week for the challenge.
3) Test on Poetry tomorrow. 3/26

March 18 - March 22, 2019
1) Pi-kus from Friday are due on Tuesday. (tomorrow)
2)Weekly Reading Plus  Assignment is due on Friday.

3) 15 minutes a day reading.  Mark in the reading log.

March 11, 2019 - March 15, 2019
1) Weekly Reading Plus  Assignment is due on Friday.
2) 15 minutes a day reading.  Mark in the reading log.

March 7, 2019

1) Reading Plus is due tomorrow.
2) 15 minutes of reading for log sheet.  March is known as Reading Month.  Students are asked to read for 15 minutes each night and log on the sheet provided.  Copies can be found on my teacher's page.  Students will be given a Rita's Ice certificate for completing the assignment.  The student with most time read will receive a Barnes and Noble gift certificate.  Students may use the novels towards iPlay reading reward.
3) ReadWorks.org questions are due tomorrow.
4) Taking Sides questions are due tomorrow.

March 6, 2, 2019
Reading Plus.
15 minutes of reading for log sheet.

March 5 - March 8, 2019

Reading Plus is due on March 8.

February 25-March 1, 2019

Reading Plus is due on Friday, March 1.
Final copy of compare and contrast essay on authors' styles is due tomorrow.

February 15, 2019 - February 22, 2019

Reading Plus assignment is due on Friday.
Bring textbooks to class.

February 13, 2019
Reading Plus is due tomorrow.

February 11, 2019

Reading Plus is due on Thursday.
Create notecard for presentation on African American.

February 8, 2019

Reading Plus is due today.
Research paper is due today.

February 7, 2019
Reading Plus is due tomorrow.
Research paper is due tomorrow.

February 5, 2019
Reading Plus is due on Friday.
Research paper is due on Thursday.

February 4, 2019

Reading Plus is due on Friday.

February 1, 2019

Reading Plus is due today.

January 31, 2019
1) Reading Warm-up
2) Reading Plus due tomorrow.

January 30, 2019
1) Reading Plus is due on Friday.
2) Bring textbooks to class tomorrow.

January 29, 2019
1) Book and Movie Review due today.
2) Reading Plus is due on Friday.
3) Test on The Miracle Worker tomorrow.

January 28, 2019
1) Book and Moview Review due tomorrow.
2) Reading Plus is due on Friday.
3) Test on The Miracle Worker on Wednesday.

January 25, 2019

Reading Plus is due.

January 22 to January 24, 2019
Test on Act III words on Thursday.
Reading Plus is due on Friday.

January 17, 2019
Reading Plus Assignment is due on Friday.
Test on Act II vocabulary words Friday.

January 16, 2019
Reading Plus Assignment is due on Friday.
Test on Act II vocabulary words Friday.

January 7 - January 10, 2019
Reading Plus Assignment is due on Friday.

January 2, 2019

Finish questions 1 through 7.a. on page 393.  The only question the students do not have to complete is 7.b.
No Reading Plus assignment this week.

December 20, 2018
Reading Plus assignment is due tomorrow.  Many students have not started the assignment.

December 19, 2018

Reading Plus Assignment is available. (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

December 18, 2018
Reading Plus Assignment is available. (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

December 17, 2018
1) Test tomorrow on "The All-American Slurp".
2) Reading Plus Assignment is available. (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

December 14, 2018

Reading Plus is due.

December 13, 2018
Reading Plus.  (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

December 12, 2018
Reading Plus.  (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

December 11, 2018
1) Reading Warm-up
2) Reading Plus.  (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

December 10, 2018
Reading Plus.  (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

December 7, 2018
1) Essay is due today.
2) Reading Plus.  (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

December 6, 2018
1) Essay is due tomorrow.
2) Reading Plus.  (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

December 5, 2018
1) Start brainstorming ideas to support your position.
2) Reading Plus.  (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

December 4, 2018
1) Essay on Egyptian Pyramids.
2) Reading Plus.  (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

December 3, 2018
1) Test tomorrow on "Becky and the Wheels-and-Brake Boys" and "The Southpaw".
2) Reading Plus assignment is posted for the week.  (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

November 30, 2018
1) Reading Plus Weekly Assignment is due on Friday. (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)
2) Test on "Becky and the Wheels-and-Brake Boys" and "The Southpaw" on Tuesday.


November 29, 2018
Reading Plus Weekly Assignment is due on Friday. (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

November 28, 2018
Reading Plus Weekly Assignment is due on Friday. (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

November 27, 2018
1) Finish text-dependent questions on "Becky and the Wheels-and-Brake Boys".
2) Reading Plus Weekly Assignment is due on Friday. (Program has the weeks listed Monday through Sunday. Assignment should be completed by Friday.)

November 26, 2018

Reading Plus Weekly Assignment

November 21, 2018
1) Students completed a ReadWorks.org assignment: Thanksgiving: Fact or Fiction.
2) Today was the last day to work on Thanksgiving Acrostic poem.
3) Reading Plus assignment is due.

November 20, 2018
1)  Help Wanted Ad is due today.
2) Thanksgiving Acrostic Poem is due tomorrow.
3) Reading Plus is due this week.

November 19, 2018
1)  Students worked on Help Wanted Ad for a babysitter for Junior from "The Tail".  Information can be found on Google Classroom.  Students will have some time in class tomorrow to work on the Assignment. Due at the end of the day tomorrow.
2) Reading Plus Assignment is scheduled. Due by the end of the week.

November 14, 2018
Reading Warm-up for "The Tail" and Reading Plus assignment.

November 13, 2018

Reading Plus assignment is scheduled for the week.

November 6, 2018
Students worked on ReadWorks.org assignment and ReadingPlus assignments in class today.  They need to complete the assignments.

October 31, 2018
I was in a workshop today.  The students had to read two ReadWorks.org assignments.  Any work not completed during class must be completed tonight.

October 29, 2018

Students have to complete all questions on Escaping the Giant Wave. 
Students have to complete character trait worksheet.

October 26, 2018

Students continued to read Escaping the Giant Wave. Students should have completed reading up to p. 109 and completed questions 1 to 30.

October 18, 2018

Graphic Organizer for travel brochure is due tomorrow.  Presentations on travel brochure tomorrow.

October 15, 2018
ReadWorks.org assignment is due on Wednesday.

October 10, 2018

Reading Warm-up: "Names/Nombres"

October 4, 2018
Reading Warm-up: "My Papa, Mark Twain".

October 1, 2018

Test tomorrow on "Why Monkeys Live in Trees" and "The Case of the Monkeys That Fell From the Trees".  Bring your textbook, notes, worksheets, answers to Critical Thinking questions, etc.

September 28, 2018
ReadWorks.org assignment is due today.
Test on the stories next week.

September 27, 2018
ReadWorks.org assignment is due tomorrow.
Reading Warm-up

September 26, 2018
Personal narrative is due today by 4:00 pm.
ReadWorks.org assignment is due Friday.

September 25, 2018

Personal narrative due Wednesday at 4:00 pm.  Turn assignment in in Google Classroom.  ReadWorks.org assignment is due on Friday.

September 24, 2018
Autobiographical narrative will be due on Wednesday by 4:00 pm.  Students will have time in class tomorrow to finish the assingment.

September 20, 2018
Finish Coat of Arms

September 18, 2018
Reading Warm-up  "The Drive-In Movies".

September 13, 2018
Summer Reading assignment is due tomorrow.
Students had to read "Stray" today and be ready to discuss the story.

September 12, 2018

Summer Reading assignment is due on Friday.

September 6, 2018
Signed class information paper due 9/13.
Summer Reading assignment due Friday, September 14.  If the assignment is turned in early, students will be able to earn extra credit.

September 5, 2018

Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year!  I look forward to meet everyone tomorrow.  Have a wonderful night!