Week of 01/25/16 - 01/29/16

posted Jan 24, 2016, 5:02 PM by Angela Furnari

This week, we will:

 

Monday, 1/25/16

Art Day

·         I will pass out weekly word lists, and spelling work menus.

·         I will introduce Unit 14 with a PowerPoint and discussion, and we will complete Exercise 14A.

Work Stations

·         Finish Chocolate Ch. 5 Reading Comp. Questions.

·         Work on Lit. Circle Assignment #2 due Thursday, 1/28.

·         Work on Americans vs. Americans Social Studies Packet.

·         Work on Chocolate Brochure.

HW: Finish Wordly Wise Exercise 14A.  Literature Circle 2 Questions due Thurs. 1/28.  Read for 30 minutes. 

 

Tuesday, 1/26/16

Furnari—Library

·         We will correct 14A, and begin Exercise 14B.

·         We will correct Chocolate Ch. 5 Questions, and we will read the first few paragraphs of Ch. 6 our loud together, annotating and highlighting as appropriate.

·         We will complete a Fort Sumter Map Skills & Reading Comprehension Activity, and we will begin a reading/critical thinking activity called The Decision of a President:  “Who Would you Hire?”

Work Stations

·         Work on Ch. 6 of “The Story of Chocolate”.

·         Complete Fort Sumter Activity.

·         Work on The Decision of a President.

·         Work on Lit. Circle Assignment #2 due Thursday, 1/28.

·         Read quietly.

HW: Finish Wordly Wise Exercise 14B.  Literature Circle 2 Questions due Thurs. 1/28.  Read for 30 minutes. 

 

Wednesday, 1/27/16

Early Dismissal at 12:30 pm

Black History Program at 9:12 am

Lunch in Classrooms

·         We will correct 14B, and begin Exercise 14E.

Work Stations

·         Work on Ch. 6 of “The Story of Chocolate”.

·         Work on The Decision of a President.

·         Work on Wordly Wise 14E.

·         Work on Lit. Circle Assignment #2 due Thursday, 1/28.

·         Read quietly.

HW: Finish Wordly Wise Exercise 14E.  Literature Circle 2 Questions due Thurs. 1/28.  Read for 30 minutes.

 

Thursday, 1/28/16
Weiman—Library

·         We will correct 14E, and begin Exercise 14D.

·         We will meet in Literature Circles, using our Literature Circle Question Responses to guide our discussion, and turning in our responses.  We will also introduce our Literature Circle Choice Project (due Fri. 02/05), which will provide students a menu of creative options from which to choose.

·         We will complete a Social Studies Close Reading Activity on the Beginning of War, and the South Secedes, using appropriate visible reading strategies.

HW: Finish Wordly Wise 14D.  Read for 30 minutes.  Spelling TEST and Wordly Wise QUIZ TOMORROW.

 

Friday, 1/29/16

·         We will correct 14D, grade, and turn in Wordly Wise Pages.

·         We will review the reading/critical thinking activity - The Decision of a President:  “Who Would you Hire?”

Work Stations

·         Turn in Spelling Activities.

·         Take Spelling Test.

·         Take Wordly Wise Unit 14 Quiz.

·         Finish Ch. 6 Chocolate if not done.

·         Work on Chocolate Brochure.

·         Work on Final Lit. Circle Project.

HW:  Read and Rest.

 

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Angela Furnari,
Jan 24, 2016, 5:02 PM
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