Hello Parents!

Reminders:

  • Vocab hw due Tues., reading log due Fri., NO vocab test this week, it will be next Fri., 4/27 (4/26 for 8th)
  • See link for Mother’s Day opportunity: http://stroseschool.stroselions.net/2018/04/02/honoring-special-women-lives-2/
  • ISTEP is this week and next. Please have students to school on time. Thanks!

 

6th Grade:

Rdg & LA: sentence structure & pre-rdg for Freak the Mighty.

Skills for the week: sentences structure

6th Vocabulary: List 16: Latin Roots

 

7th Grade:

LA: figurative language – simile/metaphor

7B Rdg Grp: using quotation marks in tricky sentences/contexts

Skills for week: fig lang, quotations

7th Vocabulary List: “Aspects of Language” & “Words from Names” lists

 

8th:

LA:  figurative language review/identification, analogies

7A/8B Rdg. Grp: pre-rdg for The Giver

8A Rdg. Grp: Begin reading for the novel No Pulling Back, by Ruth Ann Hanley.

Skills for the week: fig lang, analogies

8th Vocabulary List: “Disagreement” & “Cooperation and Groups” lists