Oct 3 - Progress Reports
Oct 6 - Picture Day
- Scholastic Book Orders Due Oct. 23
- 1st Quarter Non-Book Report Project information was sent home recently. Please encourage your child to get started as soon as possible. Project is due October 13th.
- Vocabulary Workbooks have arrived! Students will be given their workbooks on Monday and begin the first lesson in it this week as well. They will have a page assigned each night for homework. This will be checked the next day in class.
Monday: Read 30 minutes and summary & Vocabulary Workbook pages 7 - 8
Tuesday: Read 30 minutes and summary & Vocabulary Workbook page 9
Wednesday: Read 30 minutes and summary & Vocabulary Workbook page 10
Thursday: Read 30 minutes and summary & Vocabulary Workbook page 11
Wednesday - Blood on the River Chapters 8 - 18 Quiz
Friday - Vocabulary Lesson 1 Test
Monday - Students will read chapters 14 and 15 in our novel, Blood on the River: Jamestown 1607 and continue to work in their study guides. We will also finish a lesson on Capitalization.
Tuesday - We will read chapters 16 - 18 in our novel and finish the study guide questions for those chapters. We will also spend some time preparing for the quiz students will take on chapter 8 - 18 on Wednesday.
Wednesday - Students will take a quiz on chapters 8 - 18 for our novel, Blood on the River: Jamestown 1607. We will also work on a close reading activity using a nonfiction text related to the Jamestown Colony.
Thursday - Students will participate in a class discussion centered around the chapters we have read for the second quiz. The discussion will aim at getting students to think deeply about character actions and motivations and the themes presented so far in our reading. We will also begin a grammar lesson on using commas in our writing.
Friday - Students will take their first Vocabulary test based on Lesson 1. We will also read chapters 19 and 20 in Blood on the River: Jamestown 1607 and complete the study guide questions for those chapters.