Week of 11/07/16 - 11/11/16

posted Nov 4, 2016, 4:45 PM by Angela Furnari

This week, we will:

 

Monday, 11/07/16

Library – Furnari

·         I will introduce Wordly Wise List 7 to the students using a PowerPoint presentation.  They will finish WW 7A for homework.

·         We will read a short passage, complete comprehension questions, and watch a short video about the Armed Forces and Veterans’ Day.  Students will write a letter to a veteran, either one they know personally or a general letter, thanking them for their service.

·         We will take notes on the important points of the Declaration of Independence, pausing to clarify and discuss as needed.

Work Stations

·         Complete “Paul Revere’s Ride” Selection Test.

·         Work on Wordly Wise (WW) 7A.

·         Work on Travel Brochure, due TOMORROW.

·         Work on Literature Circle Assignment #1, due Monday, 11/14.

HW: Read for 30 minutes.

 

Tuesday, 11/08/16

·         We will correct WW 7A from their homework the previous day. 

·         We will review the answers to the “Paul Revere’s Ride” Selection Test that students completed the day before.

·         Students will work on an HISD Snapshot assessment that demonstrates their understanding of Information Text, Poetry & Paired Selections.

Work Stations

·         Work on WW 7B.

·         Complete November Istation Assessment.

·         Work on Literature Circle Assignment #1, due Monday.

HW: Read for 30 minutes.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

Wednesday, 11/09/16

·         We will correct WW 7B from their homework the previous day.

·         Students will watch an episode of the cartoon Liberty Kids, one which shows the midnight ride of Paul Revere.  They will complete an active listening guide.

Work Stations

·         Work on WW 7E.

·         Work on “Foul Shot” poetry annotation and coding of poetic elements.

·         Complete November Istation Assessment.

·         Work on Literature Circle Assignment #1, Monday.

HW: Read for 30 minutes.

 

Thursday, 11/10/16

·         We will correct WW 7E from their homework the previous day. 

·         Students will complete a Declaration of Independence Activity, allowing them to focus on comprehension of the document’s important sections.

Work Stations

·         Work on WW 7D.

·         Students will begin a Textbook Scavenger Hunt on the American Revolution.

·         Complete November Istation Assessment.

·         Work on Literature Circle Assignment #1, due Monday.

HW: Study for Wordly Wise Unit 7 QUIZ tomorrow.  Read for 30 minutes.

 

Friday, 11/11/16

Furnari Book Fair Preview: 8:45-9:15 a.m.; 2:15-2:45 p.m. 

·          We will correct WW 7D from their homework the previous day, and they will turn in their work from the week.

Work Stations

·         Complete Wordly Wise Quiz 7.

·         Complete American Revolution Textbook Scavenger Hunt.

·         Work on Literature Circle Assignment #1, due Monday.

HW:  Read & Rest.

 

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Angela Furnari,
Nov 4, 2016, 4:45 PM
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