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       THIS YEAR WE WILL READ, WRITE, DISCUSS,

                            WRITE ABOUT WHAT YOU'RE READING,

                                                   AND MORE!

 

THIS 9 WEEKS' BIG QUESTIONS:

Why should we sacrifce for those who suffer injustice?

How can we combat injustice when we see it?

 

 

OBJECTIVES for 3rd 9 weeks

citing text evidence

writing arguments

conducting research

working with a group

grammar review of active and passive verbs and confusing pairs

engaging in discussions and collaborating in groups

determining main idea and theme

 

    (CHECK MY CALENDAR PAGE

FOR MORE INFORMATION!)

SSR = SILENT SUSTAINED READING (UNINTERRUPTED SILENT READING IN CLASS FOR 20 MINUTES DAILY

FROM A SELF-CHOSEN BOOK)

MON SSR, CALENDAR SET UP FOR THE WEEK, USE IPADS tO CONDUCT RESEARCH ON injustice packet

TUES SSR,  SAME AS ABOVE

WED  SSR, gallery walk of WWII posters, finish packet

THU  SSR, 

FRI   SSR,

 

NEXT WEEK: SEE CALENDAR

 

 

  REMEMBER TO TAKE YOUR

HANDBOOK WITH YOU TO ALL OF YOUR CLASSES DAILY,

 ESPECIALLY MINE. 

 WE WILL RECORD HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS IN IT

 AND ADD IMPORTANT DATES.

ALSO, WE REQUIRE STUDENTS TO

CARRY WITH THEM (TO ALL CLASSES) A BOOK TO READ,

WHETHER IT IS AR OR NOT.

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