Homework

Wednesday February 20th

Tonight students need to complete chapter 11 notes and the packet. Tomorrow is their quiz for chapter 6 through 11. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Tuesday February 19th


Welcome back. Today we reviewed chapter 9 in class and read chapter 10. Students must have chapter 10 notes and up to and including question 4 completed from the packet completed for tomorrows class. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Wednesday February 13th

Half day!
Complete your focus question and vocabulary sentences for chapter packet 9-11.
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Tuesday February 12th

Snow day!
Don't forget your Readworks and Reading Plus due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Monday February 11th

Today we finished discussing chapter 8 in class. Students worked independently analyzing our main characters in a short one to two paragraph response. Student than worked with a partner to create a character conflict chart due tomorrow. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Friday February 8th


Today we continued working on our two perspectives narrative and added a setting and mood to our stories.  We also went over chapter 8 to prepare for our next quiz the upcoming week.
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Thursday February 7th

Students read and took notes on chapter 9 independently or in pairs. Students than began to write their own short story in the same style as The Pigman. They need to have one even told from two different perspectives a total of three to four paragraphs. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm.

Wednesday February 6th

Today we went over chapters six and seven in class. We worked on our study guide packet throughout class and analyzed the differences between John and Lorraine. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm.

Tuesday February 5th

Today students worked on their Readworks and ReadingPlus weekly online assignments. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm.

Monday February 4th

Today students did a Read and Write. Students were able to work individual or in small groups to go over their novel, notes, and packets for chapters six and seven. Students also began their second packets: answered the focus questions and wrote sentences for the new vocabulary to be handed in at the end of the period. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm.

Friday February 1st

Today we had a quiz on chapters 1-5 and then continued to work on our Reading Plus and Read Works for the remainder of the period. Both are due tonight at midnight. 

Thursday January 31st
Today we had our Socratic Seminar in class. Students were broken into two groups to ensure everyone had the opportunity to speak. At the end of class we had a review game to prepare for tomorrow's quiz. 
Friday we will have a quiz on chapters 1-5
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Wednesday January 30th

Today students did a Read and Write. Students were able to work individual or in small groups to go over their novel, notes, and packets for chapters one through five to review for the Socratic. 
Thursday we will have a Socratic Seminar come prepared with notes from chapters one through five. 
Friday we will have a quiz on chapters 1-5
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm


Tuesday January 29th

Today students worked on their Readworks and ReadingPlus weekly online assignments. 
Thursday we will have a Socratic Seminar come prepared with notes from chapters one through five. 
Friday we will have a quiz on chapters 1-5
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm


Monday January 28th

Today we reviewed chapters one and two of The Pigman. We also went over a new note taking strategy called Chapter Notes. We worked on chapter one as a class and students worked on chapter two with a partner. 
Thursday we will have a Socratic Seminar come prepared with notes from chapters one through five. 
Friday we will have a quiz on chapters 1-5
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Thursday January 24th


Today we went over our setting notes to prepare for our next novel The Pigman.  Students were asked to complete the notes and look for a podcast about current events that might interest them for homework. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Wednesday January 16th

Today students took their Linkit Benchmark B test in class today. We worked on Reading Plus and Readworks after the test. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Tuesday January 15th


Today students took their "Amigo Brothers" test on Google Classroom. Afterwards students worked on Reading Plus and Readworks. 
Tomorrow students will take the Linkit Benchmark B in class. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Monday January 14th

Today students completed their packets for "Amigo Brothers" and quizzed one another in pairs to prepare for tomorrow's test. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Friday January 11th

Today students started their "Amigo Brothers" review packet. There will be a test on the short story on Tuesday 1/15
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Thursday January 10th

Today students presented their poster charts in their groups to the class. Everyone did very well supporting their opinions with quotes from the short story.
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Wednesday January 9th

Today we completed our short story "Amigo Brothers" in class. Students worked in groups to determine the outcome to the story's cliffhanger. Students will present their poster projects in class tomorrow. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Tuesday January 8th


Today we started a new short story in class. Students have to complete the first three worksheet pages in their packets and read up to page 327 for homework tonight. 
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59 pm

Monday January 7th 

We worked on a story excerpt in class and students have to answer the worksheet open ended question for homework. The last question must be answered in a paragraph on a separate sheet of paper.
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59pm

Friday January 4th

Creative writing five paragraphs, Readworks, and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59pm

Thursday January 3rd


Creative writing five paragraphs, Readworks, and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59pm

Thursday December 6th

Projects and portfolios are due in class on Friday
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59pm


Wednesday December 5th


Students were asked to read and annotate an article for homework to discuss in tomorrow's class. 
Projects and portfolios are due in class on Friday
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59pm


Tuesday December 4th

Projects and portfolios are due in class on Friday
In class today we worked on Reading Plus and Readworks today. Both can be found on our Google Classroom page if students still need to complete them. They are due every week on Friday. 

Monday December 3rd

Projects and portfolios are due in class on Friday
Readworks and Reading Plus are due on Friday at 11:59pm

Tuesday November 27th

In class today we worked on Reading Plus and Readworks today. Both can be found on our Google Classroom page if students still need to complete them. They are due every week on Friday. 

Monday November 26th


Now that we have finished our novel we will move on to the different corresponding projects. Tomorrow I will be checking the chapter notes that students should have been taking while we read the book. The notes will count as a quiz grade. If students have completed this already there is no homework due tomorrow. 

The project for our book is due next Wednesday 12/5. 

The book portfolio is due next Tuesday 12/4.

Friday November 16th

Today students broke into small groups or worked independently to finish our novel and corresponding study guide questions. Students are asked to have them done and be ready for discussion on Monday. Enjoy your weekend!