Week of 1/19/15 - 1/23/15

posted Jan 20, 2015, 6:33 AM by Angela Furnari

This week, we will:

 

Monday, 1/19/15

NO SCHOOL – Martin Luther King Day

Tuesday, 1/20/15

·         Collect last week’s reading log.  Pass out new reading log.

·         Introduce Chocolate Tri-Fold Brochure Mini-Project (due Fri. 1/23)

·         Take a portion of a Released STAAR Test (3 Passages & 25 Questions), annotating, highlighting, and using other active reading and test-taking strategies.

·         Early finishers may work on:

o Completing the Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Activities from Friday,

o Creating their Chocolate Tri-Fold Brochure,

o Continuing their Social Studies Textbook Scavenger Hunt,

o Or, reading independently for their Reading Log.

HW:  Read 30 minutes & log it.  Finish Martin Luther King Jr. Activities if not done yet.  Have Lit. Circle Book & Parent Approval Form Ready for tomorrow’s Book Check.

 

Wednesday, 1/21/15

·         Complete, review, & collect Spelling Review Exercise 3a.

·         Distribute & discuss New Lit. Circle Questions, and Student Exemplars.

·         Briefly review Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Activities.

·         Review Ch. 6 & 7 of Chocolate.

Workstation Groups

·         Complete “Kids Around the World” & “Mystery of the Smudged Words” Context Clues Practice Worksheet.

·         Work on Chocolate Tri-Fold Brochure.

·         Continue Social Studies Textbook Scavenger Hunt.

·         Begin reading Lit. Circle Book Independently.

·         Conduct in-class Lit. Circle Book Check & Collect Parent Approval Form during Workstation time.

HW:  Read 30 minutes & log it.  Work on Chocolate Tri-Fold Brochure (due Friday 1/23).

 

Thursday, 1/22/15

Weiman – Library

Computer Lab Day:

·         Furnari – 7:55-8:45 a.m.; 1:05-2:00 p.m.

·         Weiman – 8:50-9:40 a.m.; 2:00-2:55 p.m.

·         Complete, review, & collect Spelling Review Exercise 3b.

·         Causes of the Civil War PowerPoint, Notes, & Discussion.

·         Review & Collect “Kids around the World” & “Mystery of the Smudged Words” Context Clues Practice Worksheet.

Workstation Groups

·         Work on Chocolate Tri-Fold Brochure.

·         Continue Social Studies Textbook Scavenger Hunt.

·         Continue reading Lit. Circle Book Independently.

HW:  Read 30 minutes & log it. Finish Chocolate Tri-Fold Brochure (due Friday 1/23).

 

Friday, 1/23/15

PE Day

·         Complete, review, & collect Spelling Review Exercise 3 Test Yourself.

·         Review Released STAAR Test from Monday.

·         Complete, Review, & Collect “An Inferencing Incident” Practice Worksheet.

·         Share & Collect Chocolate Tri-Fold Brochure Mini-Projects.

·         Continue reading Lit. Circle Book Independently.

HW:  Read 30 minutes & log it. Get Reading Log signed.
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