I hope everyone had a great Spring Break and got some rest. We are in our last 9 weeks of the school year!! It has gone by fast and the rest of the year will go by even faster. Buckle down and finish the year off strong!
Monday-Teacher work day
Tuesday-Friday: We are going to continue reading our novel “Refugee”. We should finish next week so try and be at school each day so you don’t miss anything that happens. Exciting things happening for Isabel, Mahmoud, and Josef!
Monday-Teacher Work Day
Tuesday: Novel Projects Due. Dystopian Scavenger Hunt with Novel Groups
Wednesday: Finish Scavenger Hunt if necessary. Present Projects.
Thursday: Present Projects.
Friday:”Matched” Novel group will present their project.
Monday: Students will review the RACE strategy for answering questions. Using that strategy, students will practice answering questions completely.**Anyone that failed the plot structure quiz on Friday can retake it today.
Tuesday: We will reflect on the events of September 11, 2001. Students will read about lives, and then they will learn about what happened to them on that fateful day. Some survived, some did not.
Wednesday: Students will learn new vocabulary for “The Mission” from Scholastic Magazine then read the story.
Thursday: Students will continue working on activities from “The Mission”. They will be looking at the plot and setting, making inferences on character traits and also making connections to it and an expository text.
Friday: Students will take notes on character traits.