Hello Parents!

Reminders:

  • There is a vocabulary quiz on Friday, and the vocab. homework is due tomorrow. There will be a reading log due this Friday,j Oct. 25th. It is ready in Google Classroom currently, in case anyone wants to complete it early.
  • The 3 required AR books to be read for 2nd quarter are nonfiction in each students’ AR reading level. Students can test on more than three books if they want to try for a higher score in the grade book.
  • Mass is regular schedule this week (Thursday), but we do have Red Ribbon Week activities this Thurs. – next Thurs. (see The Roar for daily details)
  • Nut day tomorrow (Tues.) for students that received one yellow log or less this 1/2 qtr.
  • Nut day this Wed. for a donation of $1 or more to the America Cancer Society. Wear a shirt representing the color of cancer ribbon for someone they would like to honor or in memory of.

6th Grade:

Rdg: Wrap up the 6 Traits of Writing

LA: 6 Traits of writing wrap-up

6th Vocabulary: List 6 – Homophones

 

7th Grade:

LA: Continue Scope Magazine skills, and begin Genius Hour research

7B Rdg Grp: Continue reading the book The Girl Who Owned a City

7th Vocabulary List: List 6 – Words from Mythology

 

8th Grade:

LA: Identifying literary elements in Scope Magazine, begin Genius Hour research for a community project

7A/8B Rdg. Grp: Continue reading the book The Outsiders

8A Rdg. Grp: Continue reading the book Code Orange

8th Vocabulary List: List 22 – A Bit Different