Friday, February 22, 2019

02/22/2019

Homeroom:
1. Attendance / Announcements
2. Computer lab 18 - check proficiencies and typingclub.com



INC:

Brain Bowl



Learning Target: I can find information in an article.
Homework: Finish IR book!! Or read another book!! 

Plan for today:
1. Read article about YOUR historical setting
2. Fill out THE FIVE Ws questions
3. Insert Fascinating facts into outline
4. Start your rough draft 
              OR 
   Finish reading IR book
              OR 
   Finish a crossword puzzle you have started
         (do not get a new one)

Thursday, February 21, 2019

02/21/2019

Homeroom:

1. Attendance / Announcements
2. SSR - Silent, Sustained, Reading or ...  : 0 )



INC: 

1. Queen Elizabeth movie clips
2. Queen Elizabeth and William Shakespeare Brain Bowl


Learning Target: I can write an informative essay outline
Homework: Read IR book - 20 minutes

Plan for today:
1.  Choice - IR book is priority!!
              - SSR - IR book OR book of your choice
              - crossword (by yourself)/ Brain teaser
              - continue writing a creative writing story 
2. Informative Essay outline

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

02/20/2019

Homeroom:

1. Attendance / Announcements

2. Book return!!


Working Wednesday today!!





Learning Target: I can write an outline for a research essay
Homework: Read IR book - 20 minutes
Find TWO quotations that PROVE historical setting.

Plan for today:
1. Return graded work
2. Research Essay outline
3. Catchphrase

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

02/20/2019

Homeroom:

1. Attendance

2. Library visit - Many overdue books!!


INC:

1. Queen Elizabeth clips

2. Queen Elizabeth and William Shakespeare Jeopardy!



Learning Target: I can research independently
Homework: Read IR book - 20 minutes

Plan for today:
1.

02/19/2019

homeroom:

1. Attendance / Announcements

2. Board games - no more than FOUR people per game.


INC:

Queen Elizabeth continuation




Learning Target: I can find the most important info in an article
Homework: Read IR book - 20 minutes


Plan for today:
1. Creative writing
2. Divide and Conquer 


The Odor

Begin a story inspired by SMELL (Odor)...

- A person who creates perfume?
- A deodorant factory tester?
-The smell of Ms. Street's classroom right now

- A poem inspired by smell
- An animal's life in a garbage heap?

Friday, February 15, 2019

02/15/2019

Homeroom: 

1. Attendance / Announcements

2. Planet Earth!



INC: 

Introduction to Queen Elizabeth


Learning Target: I can read informative literature
Homework: Read IR book - 20 minutes

Plan for today:
1. New Seating Arrangements!
2. What is "informative literature"?
3. Divide and Conquer!!



Thursday, February 14, 2019

02/14/2019

Homeroom:
1. Attendance / Announcements

2. Reading IR book OR magazine from up front!



INC: 

Finish Romeo and Juliet


Learning Target: I can recognize causes and their effects
Homework: Read IR book - 20 minutes

Plan for the day:
1. Author postcards! 

2. History of Valentine's Day! 

3. Valentine's Day game