Lesson Plans February 3-7

Monday: Passion Poem from last week is due today. Students will complete questions over “Hatchet” and compare with non-fiction texts. Any work that is not completed will be homework and due Wednesday.

Tuesday: STEM Challenge for “Hatchet”. We will have challenges in class to go with Chapters 1-3 of our novel. STAAR practice passages will be handed out DUE FRIDAY.

Wednesday: We will be discussing imagery and students will create a scene based on chapter 3 of our novel.

Thursday: Vocabulary.com practice over Ch. 5-8. Write vocabulary words and definitions for the next 3 chapters.

Friday: STAAR practice passage due. Complete work from Wednesday. Work on vocabulary.com when finished.

**Don’t forget 20 book reading challenge! 1st 10 books due March 4th.

ADVANCED:

Monday: Passion Poem from last week is due today. Setting Challenge: Students will discuss the setting of a dystopian novel and create their own. STAAR practice passages will be handed out DUE FRIDAY.

Tuesday: Complete setting challenge. Present creations to the class.

Wednesday: Expository Text practice/Compare to novel

Thursday: Quiz over first section of novels. Continue reading.

Friday: Dystopian Art Activity. STAAR practice passage due. 

Lesson Plans November 11-15

We have finished reading “Freak the Mighty”! I think most students really liked it and got into the story!

In advanced class, students are finishing up “The Boy in the Striped Pajamas” and will be working on projects for it this week. Ask them about their crossword puzzles!

Monday: Discuss Analogies and complete a worksheet over “Freak the Mighty” vocabulary using those analogies.

Tuesday: Study Sync Practice over our novel.

Wednesday: Interactive Plot Diagram. Create crossword puzzles with partner.

Thursday: Review Novel. Take Quizizz over the novel in preparation of test on Friday. (Is due by class on Friday if not finished in class)

Friday: Final test over novel. Students will have time to read their own books after they finish the test.

ADVANCED:

Students are at different places in their novels and novel projects. They will continue working on the following this week. Everything is due Friday!

  1. Complete Novel
  2. Compete 4 Quizizz assignments
  3. Create crossword puzzles that will be shared with the class
  4. Work on Choice Boards

Monday: Chapter 16-20 questions due

Tuesday: Quiz over ch. 16-20

Friday: Final Test over novel

Lesson Plans Sept. 30-Oct. 4

Monday: Complete Questions from Friday. Figurative Language Mini-Lesson: Onomatopoeia

Tuesday: Figurative Language Mini-Lesson: Personification. Vocabulary Quiz over Chapters 1-6 for those that did not make about an 80 last week. This test will be on paper instead of Vocabulary.com. Please Study! Introduce new vocabulary for next few chapters. Read Chapter 7

Wednesday: Figurative Language Mini-Lesson: Irony. Study Sync Practice with Figurative Language. Vocabulary Practice.

Thursday: Tone and Mood Lesson. Flocabulary Practice.

Friday: Tone and Mood Activity. Read Chapter 8

 

ADVANCED:

Monday: Complete One Pagers. Figurative Language Mini-Lesson: Onomatopoeia

Tuesday: Figurative Language Mini-Lesson: Personification. Introduce Vocabulary for Novel. Begin packet over background knowledge for novel.

Wednesday:Figurative Language Mini-Lesson: Irony. Study Sync Practice with Figurative Language.

Thursday: Figurative Language Mini-Lesson: Pun. Tone and Mood Lesson. Flocabulary Practice.

Friday: Figurative Language Mini-Lesson: Allusion. Tone and Mood Activity. Finish working on Background knowledge packet

 

Lesson Plans September 9-13

Monday: Test Review over Plot/Setting. Vocabulary practice over plot terms on vocabulary.com

Tuesday: Complete any assignments given. Discuss answers for Test Review

Wednesday:  Intro to “Freak the Mighty”

Thursday: Test over Plot/Setting

Friday: “Freak the Mighty” vocabulary. Introduce Reading Blogs.

ADVANCED

Monday: Test Review over Plot/Setting. Vocabulary practice over plot terms on vocabulary.com

Tuesday: Complete any assignments given. Discuss answers for Test Review

Wednesday: Vocabulary and Introduction “The Most Dangerous Game”.

Thursday: Test over Plot/Setting

Friday: Read “The Most Dangerous Game”. Answer questions for homework.