Mrs. Susan Murray

email: smurray@brigantineschools.org

School phone number: 609-266-3603

To view your child's grades:  http://www.mygradeportal.com

 

Click on link below to enter Google Classroom:

Google Classroom period 3/6 

Google Classroom period 1/2 

 

 


 

 

 

Materials: 

  • Three-subject notebook 
  • two-pocket folder
  • Highlighters (4 pack)
  • Post-it Notes (small square)
  • Book to read

 

 

Text: 

 

  • Scott Foresman: Reading Street 
  •    *I have extra copies that may be signed out and borrowed
  • Practice Book (students will each receive a workbook)
  • Grammar and Writing
  • Vocabulary Workshop/Vocabulary for Success
  • Various novels

 

 

Target Skills

 

 

  • Genre
  • plot (character, setting, conflict, resolution, theme) 
  • fact/opinion 
  • compare/contrast 
  • sequence (flashback, foreshadowing)
  • generalization
  • main idea/supporting details
  • authors purpose
  • cause/effect
  • author's purpose   

 

  • Focus/ideas
  • Organization/paragraphs
  • Voice
  • Word choice
  • Sentences
  • Conventions (spelling, grammar, punctuation, capitalization)