Monday, November 13th

Today’s Agenda & Assignments:

  • New roots. *See roots page for list.
  • Take chapters 8-11 reading quiz. *If you were absent, you will need to make this up.
  • Group activity: Discuss and match human motives with characters from novel.
  • Read and annotate chapter 12. *See the ATTWN page for a list of detailed annotations.

Tonight’s Homework:

  • Finish reading chapter if needed.
  • Chapters 12-14 Reading Quiz on Thursday.
  • Roots Quiz Friday. Quizlet: Click here

Tuesday, November 14th

Today’s Agenda & Assignments:

  • Review this week’s roots.
  • Read and annotate chapter 13. *See the ATTWN page for a list of detailed annotations.
  • Respond in your writer’s notebook to the following prompts:
    • Read pages 211-212 carefully. Notice how each character is described as a particular animal. What do you think is the purpose of this animal-like diction?
    • Read pages 213-214 carefully. This is more of that 3rd person omniscient point of view. How does this create suspense for us as readers?

Tonight’s Homework:

  • Finish reading chapter if needed.
  • Chapters 12-14 Reading Quiz on Thursday.
  • Roots Quiz Friday. Quizlet: Click here

Wednesday, November 15th

Today’s Agenda & Assignments:

Tonight’s Homework:

  • Finish reading/working on reading guide if needed.
  • Quiz on chapters 12-14 tomorrow.
  • Roots Quiz Friday.

Thursday, November 16th

Today’s Agenda & Assignments:

  • Review roots by playing quizlet: Quizlet Review
  • Take quiz on chapters 12-14. See me if you were absent.
  • We watched two video clips about Vera and discussed her good/evil sides.
  • Read chapter 15. Find a list of annotations on the ATTWN page of the blog.

Tonight’s Homework:

  • Finish reading chapter 15 if your class did not finish in class.
  • Roots quiz tomorrow.

Friday, November 17th

Today’s Agenda & Assignments:

  • Take roots quiz.
  • Read chapter 16. See the ATTWN page for a detailed list of annotations.
  • Post unanswered questions in response to my Google Classroom post.
  • Do group activity about this mystery “puzzle.”

Tonight’s Homework:

Have a wonderful, happy Thanksgiving! If you have been out sick, please catch up with the reading through chapter 16.