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Literacy: The ability to communicate verbally and in written form intelligently and effectively.

September 26 - 30

 

 

ALL MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS MUST HAVE A CHOICE NOVEL AT ALL TIME

Summer Reading was due on Friday, 9/9

 

Grade 6

Seedfolks - Comprehension test (Kim - Wendell) 9/28 ESSAY FORM (5)

Seedfolks - Gonzalo ~ finish all work we began in class on Monday

1. read, textmark his chapter

2. decide on 2 traits (provide textual evidence)

3. create 2 symbols (must be colored)

4. react to Gonzalo in sentences (paragraph style)

5. choose one character (Kim, Ana, Wendell, Gonzalo) and write a 5 line poem about him/her using the pattern ABABA

Vocabulary - 

Seedfolks and Johnny Tremain- Please purchase these novels


 

Grade 7

Ben-Hur - have Part 3 completely read by Wednesday, 9/28

Vocabulary

RLP (Reading Log Prep) - due 9/30 Choice Novel activity

A Long Walk to Water and My Brother Sam is Dead - both novels are due 9/30

 

 

 

 

Grade 8

Patriot's Pen essay - DUE: October 17th

Vocabulary

The Hiding Place - Project #2 due 9/30

The Hiding Place - Comprehension test 10/3 

The Call of the Wild and West Side Story - please purchase these novels.