• December 5th - December 9th

    Posted by Kelly Jackson on 12/4/2022 4:10:00 PM

    Homework 

    *Study vocabulary nightly.  

    *Vocabulary Sentences ~ Due Wednesday, December 7th for 10 Bonus Points on quiz.

    *Reading Plus "Reading" Lesson ~ One lesson per week.

    *Read nightly in selected non-fiction texts.  The project-based assignment ~ "Informational Poster Project" ~ will be due by Monday, December 12th.  The assignment is a major grade.  

     

    Bell Ringers - Daily in-class via Canvas

     

    2nd Benchmark ELA Assessment on Monday, December 5th

     

    Greek/Latin Root Words Book 2 Unit 8 on Wednesday, December 7th

    *Students received Book 2 Unit 8 words with their meanings and origins along with the unit's vocabulary words to be studied nightly.  Students must learn the meaning of the roots, definitions/synonyms of the vocabulary words, and how to use the words correctly in context.  Quizlet link is available on my website.

      

    Grammar Quiz on Friday, December 9th   

    *Students will take a short grammar quick-check based on the daily grams of each day during the week.  

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  • November 28th - December 2nd

    Posted by Kelly Jackson on 11/27/2022 1:25:00 PM

    Homework 

    *Study vocabulary nightly.  

    *Vocabulary Crosswords ~ Due Wednesday, November 30th for 10 Bonus Points on quiz.

    *Reading Plus "Reading" Lesson ~ One lesson per week.

    *Read nightly in selected novels.  The project-based assignment ~ "Informational Poster Project" ~ will be due by Monday, December 12th.  The assignment is a major grade.  

     

    Bell Ringers - Daily in-class via Canvas

     

    Academic Vocabulary Unit 7 on Wednesday, November 30th

    *Students received Unit 7 words with their meanings to be studied nightly.  Students must learn the meaning of the roots, definitions/synonyms of the vocabulary words, and how to use the words correctly in context.  Quizlet link is available on my website.

      

    Grammar Quiz on Thursday, December 1st 

    *Students will take a short grammar quick-check based on the daily grams of each day during the week.  

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  • November 14th - November 18th

    Posted by Kelly Jackson on 11/13/2022 2:15:00 PM

    Homework 

    *Study vocabulary nightly.  

    *Vocabulary Sentences ~ Due Wednesday, November 16th for 10 Bonus Points on quiz.

    *Reading Plus "Reading" Lesson ~ One lesson per week.

    *Read nightly in selected non-fiction texts.  The project-based assignment ~ "Informational Poster Project" ~ will be due by Monday, December 12th.  The assignment is a major grade.  

     

    Bell Ringers - Daily in-class via Canvas

     

    Greek/Latin Root Words Book 2 Unit 7 on Wednesday, November 16th

    *Students received Book 2 Unit 7 words with their meanings and origins along with the unit's vocabulary words to be studied nightly.  Students must learn the meaning of the roots, definitions/synonyms of the vocabulary words, and how to use the words correctly in context.  Quizlet link is available on my website.

     

    Text Structures Assessment on Thursday, November 17th

     

    Cold Read on Friday, November 18th 

    * Students will read a passage and answer questions based on the passage read.

      

    Grammar Quiz on Friday, November 18th   

    *Students will take a short grammar quick-check based on the daily grams of each day during the week.  

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  • November 7th - November 11th

    Posted by Kelly Jackson on 11/5/2022 10:00:00 AM

    Homework 

    *Study vocabulary nightly.  

    *Vocabulary Word Frames ~ Due Wednesday, November 9th for 10 Bonus Points on quiz.

    *Reading Plus "Reading" Lesson ~ One lesson per week.

    *Read nightly in selected novels.  The project-based assignment ~ "Informational Poster Project" ~ will be due by Monday, December 12th.  The assignment is a major grade.  

     

    Bell Ringers - Daily in-class via Canvas

     

    Unit 4 RI 6.2 & RI 6.3 (Including 6.1 & 6.4) Summative Assessment will continue on Monday, November 7th

     

    Academic Vocabulary Unit 6 on Wednesday, November 9th

    *Students received Unit 6 words with their meanings to be studied nightly.  Students must learn the meaning of the roots, definitions/synonyms of the vocabulary words, and how to use the words correctly in context.  Quizlet link is available on my website.

     

    Comprehension Quest on Thursday, November 10th

    *Students will work with a partner to complete a comprehension quest on text structures.

     

    Cold Read on Friday, November 11th

    * Students will read a passage and answer questions based on the passage read.

      

    Grammar Quiz on Friday, November 11th 

    *Students will take a short grammar quick-check based on the daily grams of each day during the week.  

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  • October 31st - November 4th

    Posted by Kelly Jackson on 10/30/2022 10:00:00 PM

    Homework 

    *Study vocabulary nightly.  

    *Vocabulary Sketchnotes ~ Due Wednesday, November 2nd for 10 Bonus Points on quiz.

    *Reading Plus "Reading" Lesson ~ One lesson per week.

    *Read nightly in selected novels.  The project-based assignment ~ "Informational Poster Project" ~ will be due by Monday, December 12th.  The assignment is a major grade.  

     

    Bell Ringers - Daily in-class via Canvas

     

    Greek/Latin Book 2 Unit 6 on Wednesday, November 2nd

    *Students received Book 2 Unit 6 words with their meanings and origins to be studied nightly.  Students must learn the meaning of the roots, definitions/synonyms of the vocabulary words, and how to use the words correctly in context.  Quizlet link is available on my website.

     

    Unit 4 RI 6.2 & RI 6.3 (Including RI 6.1 & 6.4) Summative Assessment will begin on Thursday, November 3rd 

      

    Grammar Quiz on Friday, November 3rd   

    *Students will take a short grammar quick-check based on the daily grams of each day during the week.  

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  • October 24th - October 28th

    Posted by Kelly Jackson on 10/23/2022 9:00:00 PM

    Homework 

    *Study vocabulary nightly.  

    *Vocabulary Cross-Words ~ Due Wednesday, October 26th for 10 Bonus Points on quiz.

    *Reading Plus "Reading" Lesson ~ One lesson per week.

    *Read nightly in selected novels.  The project-based assignment ~ "Informational Poster Project" ~ will be due by Monday, December 12th.  The assignment is a major grade.  

     

    Bell Ringers - Daily in-class via Canvas

     

    Academic Vocabulary Unit 5 on Wednesday, October 26th

    *Students received Unit 5 words with their meanings to be studied nightly.  Students must learn the meaning of the roots, definitions/synonyms of the vocabulary words, and how to use the words correctly in context.  Quizlet link is available on my website.

     

    Cold Read on Friday, October 28th

    * Students will read a passage and answer questions based on the passage read.

      

    Grammar Quiz on Friday, October 28th   

    *Students will take a short grammar quick-check based on the daily grams of each day during the week.  

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  • October 17th - October 21st

    Posted by Kelly Jackson on 10/16/2022 1:45:00 PM

    Homework 

    *Study vocabulary nightly.  

    *Vocabulary Sentences ~ Due Wednesday, October 19th for 10 Bonus Points on quiz.

    *Reading Plus "Reading" Lesson ~ One lesson per week.

    *Read nightly in selected non-fiction texts.  The project-based assignment ~ "Informational Poster Project" ~ will be due by Monday, December 12th.  The assignment is a major grade.  

     

    Bell Ringers - Daily in-class via Canvas

     

    Greek/Latin Root Words Book 2 Unit 5 on Wednesday, October 19th

    *Students received Book 2 Unit 5 words with their meanings and origins along with the unit's vocabulary words to be studied nightly.  Students must learn the meaning of the roots, definitions/synonyms of the vocabulary words, and how to use the words correctly in context.  Quizlet link is available on my website.

     

    Cold Read on Friday, October 21st

    * Students will read a passage and answer questions based on the passage read.

      

    Grammar Quiz on Friday, October 21st   

    *Students will take a short grammar quick-check based on the daily grams of each day during the week.  

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  • October 10th - October 14th

    Posted by Kelly Jackson on 10/9/2022 2:00:00 PM

    Fall Break 

    *Monday, October 10th & Tuesday, October 11th 

     

    Bell Ringers - Daily in-class via Canvas

     

    "The Message" Group Project

    *Students will be working in groups to complete a literary cumulative project encompassing all literary standards.

     

    "Hitchhiker" Culminating Lessons

    *Students will complete activities encompassing all literary standards throughout the remainder of the week.

     

    Greek/Latin Root Words Book 2 Unit 5 on Wednesday, October 19th

    *Students received Book 2 Unit 5 words with their meanings and origins along with the unit's vocabulary words to be studied nightly.  Students must learn the meaning of the roots, definitions/synonyms of the vocabulary words, and how to use the words correctly in context.  Quizlet link is available on my website.

     

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  • October 3rd - October 7th

    Posted by Kelly Jackson on 10/2/2022 1:30:00 PM

    Homework 

    *Study vocabulary nightly.  

    *Vocabulary Roll-a-Word ~ Due Wednesday, October 5th for 10 Bonus Points on quiz.

    *Reading Plus "Reading" Lesson ~ One lesson per week.

    *Read nightly in selected novels.  The project-based assignment ~ "Literature Brochure" ~ will be due by Monday, October 3rd.  The assignment is a major grade.  

     

    Bell Ringers - Daily in-class via Canvas

     

    Academic Vocabulary Unit 4 on Wednesday, October 5th

    *Students received Unit 4 words with their meanings to be studied nightly.  Students must learn the meaning of the roots, definitions/synonyms of the vocabulary words, and how to use the words correctly in context.  Quizlet link is available on my website.

     

    Unit 3 RL 6.9 including RL 6.1-6.7 Summative Assessment begins on Wednesday, October 5th

     

    "The Message" Group Project

    *Students will be working in groups to complete a literary cumulative project encompassing all literary standards.

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  • September 26th - September 30th

    Posted by Kelly Jackson on 9/25/2022 2:30:00 PM

    Homework 

    *Study vocabulary nightly.  

    *Vocabulary Wordframes ~ Due Thursday, September 29th for 10 Bonus Points on quiz.

    *Reading Plus "Reading" Lesson ~ One lesson per week.

    *Read nightly in selected novels.  The project-based assignment ~ "Literature Brochure" ~ will be due by Monday, October 3rd.  The assignment is a major grade.  

     

    Bell Ringers - Daily in-class via Canvas

     

    1st 9-Weeks District Benchmark Assessment begins on Tuesday, September 27th

    *Please make sure your child is well rested and please encourage him/her to do their BEST!

     

    Greek/Latin Root Words Book 2 Unit 4 on Thursday, September 29th

    *Students received Book 2 Unit 4 words with their meanings and origins along with the unit's vocabulary words to be studied nightly.  Students must learn the meaning of the roots, definitions/synonyms of the vocabulary words, and how to use the words correctly in context.  Quizlet link is available on my website.

     

    Cold Read on Friday, September 30th 

    * Students will read a passage and answer questions based on the passage read.

      

    Grammar Quiz on Friday, September 30th    

    *Students will take a short grammar quick-check based on the daily grams of each day during the week.  

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