Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Due 9/16
Use each vocabulary word in a sentence:
Consuming
Initial
Current
Drone
Overcome
Lurch
Indicate
Wince
Audible
Rigid

Students copied definitions in their class notebooks and took photos with their iPads. The words are also on our Hatchet set 1 list on vocabulary.com.

Monday, September 12, 2016

HW due 9/14: Make a list of 10 adjectives
HW due 9/12: List 5 verbs and 5 adjectives

In class, we are reading Hatchet, studying 10 vocab words, and working with subjects/predicates in grammar.

Our Hatchet words are:
consuming
initial
current
drone
overcome
lurch
indicate
wince
audible
rigid

Thursday, September 1, 2016

NewsELA accounts and google form 9/1

In class today, students will create NewsELA accounts using their school gmail accounts.
Here is the link:

https://newsela.com/join/#/REEUY

Our class can also be added by going to newsela.com, creating an account and using the class code REEUY. Students need to add the class so that they can access the assigned articles. 

Once we have read today's assigned article, linked here:
https://newsela.com/articles/louisiana-flood-climate-change/id/20745/ 

We will complete a google form as our homework assignment. Linkt o the form is here: 
https://docs.google.com/a/petk12.org/forms/d/1BpjHeKeidbgwe1-pwiSYxKmYLvXhjpVDGBlOiJrEfrE/edit

It will also be sent to student's via their school email accounts.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Homework assigned 10/28

Due 10/30:
Answer the following questions using complete sentences. Type or print neatly on binder paper. YOu may also complete the form I sent you via your school email account.

Why did Ponyboy feel that he and his friends were different than the Brumly boys and Tim Shepard’s gang?

Do you think that Randy was right to not show up at the rumble?

Do you believe that fighting is a good way to solve conflicts? Explain why fighting is or is not a good way to solve problems.

OR Complete and submit your answers using the following google form (cut and paste into your browser):

https://docs.google.com/a/petk12.org/forms/d/1XkLeOz6dQQFWu5xVfpnWNlMFMq71-u_EjSzB3JH7DhE/viewform


*The form was also sent via email to all students.*

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Homework assigned 10/22, due 10/26

Complete ch.7 worksheet. Do matching section for vocab, but you do not have to do the paragraph using the words. Answer questions #1-6 using complete sentences on separate paper. Do the writing activity, and write at least 3 sentences for that one.

On Monday, you should have the ch. 6/7 worksheet (double-sided), with 2 pages stapled to it (one labeled ch.6 questions, and one labeled ch. 7 questions).

The vocab/reading quiz will be Monday. Students may use notes, the book, and handouts to help them on the quiz.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Homework due 10/22

Answer questions #1,2,3, and 5 on the CHAPTER 6 side of the 6/7 worksheet. Answer the questions on binder paper (or type) and use complete sentences!

Study for our plot structure/Outsiders/sentence combining quiz on Thursday (vocab on Quizlet).

Complete plot structure chart for book or movie of your choice if you did not turn it in today.

Friday, October 16, 2015

Homwork due 10/20

HW Due 10/20: Complete plot structure chart for your favorite book or movie