Hello Parents!

Reminders:

  • Vocab hw due Tuesday, reading log due Friday, and vocab quiz on Friday this week
  • 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. Students have 2 1/2 weeks to finish their AR book requirements for the quarter. 
  • Mass is regular schedule this week (Thursday)
  • Spirit day is on Friday. Students may wear St. Rose shirts and pants only.

6th Grade:

Rdg: Foreshadowing and identification in our novel

LA: Continue the novel Touching Spirit Bear.

6th Vocabulary: List 9 – Eponyms: Places

 

7th Grade:

LA: Poetry analysis and continue Genius Hour research

7B Rdg Grp: Begin the mystery/suspense short series called, “The Run” on readworks.org with comprehension and story elements analysis

7th Vocabulary List: List 9 “The Sciences”

 

8th Grade:

LA: Identifying rhetorical devices in media (ethos/pathos/logos) and continue Genius Hour research

7A/8B Rdg. Grp: Revise and peer edit argument essay for The Outsiders, begin movie with comparison activities

8A Rdg. Grp: Code Orange theme analysis, incorporating proof from characters, setting, and plot

8th Vocabulary List: List 25 “Age”