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Homework this week: Vocabulary Homework due Tuesday. Reading logs due Friday, and also a Vocabulary quiz. We will be doing STAR testing on Tuesday to assess reading level.

6th:

Rdg: Preparing book project for “Number The Stars”

Skills for the week: Writing a summary essay

LA – Vocabulary list: “Eponyms: Places”

Math – Fractions are our friends! We will work with ordering fractions, changing mixed numbers to improper fractions, and changing decimals to fractions. As always, students will receive a Study Guide for Wednesdays homework and our quiz will be on Friday. We will continue practicing our facts. Has your child shown you our ‘dance’ we made up to count by sixes? If not, ask him/her! It’s quite a hoot!

7th:

LA – Vocabulary list: “Tell It Like It Is”

Blue and Yellow Rdg Grps. – Continue “The Girl Who Owned a City,” Reading Chap. 13 & 14.

Skills for week: Collaborating to create “Glenbard” design

8th:

Yellow Group LA – Argument essay, final draft.
Blue Rdg Grp LA – Parts of speech
Both Groups- Vocabulary: “How (Or Not How) To Say It”

Blue Rdg Grp – Continue Code Orange, by Caroline Cooney. Ch. 17-19. Planning for book project

Yellow Rdg Grp – Reading “Farewell to Manzanar”

Skills for the week: Identifying parts of a plot