GRC6 – Week of 10/16/17

Monday –

  • Book Fair
  • Letters From Rifka Quiz 1

Tuesday –

  • iRead
  • Daily Grammar Practice
  • Narrative Writing Assignment – Introduction & Brainstorming
  • HW: Narrative final draft due Friday at the end of class

Wednesday –

  • iRead
  • Daily Grammar Practice
  • Narrative Writing Assignment – Rough Draft
  • HW: Narrative final draft due Friday at the end of class

Thursday –

  • iRead
  • Narrative Writing Assignment – Self-Editing
  • HW: Narrative final draft due tomorrow at the end of class

Friday –

  • iRead
  • Daily Grammar Practice
  • Narrative Writing Assignment – Final Draft

Drama Elective – Week of 10/16/17

Monday –

  • Bell Ringer
  • Understanding a Play and Its Parts

Tuesday –

  • Bell Ringer
  • Rehearsal Terminology
  • HW: Terminology Test on Monday

Wednesday –

  • Bell Ringer
  • The stage, theatre space, and body position
  • HW: Terminology Test on Monday

Thursday –

  • Bell Ringer
  • Terminology Review Game
  • HW: Terminology Test on Monday

Friday –

  • Bell Ringer
  • Introduction of Monologue Assignment
  • Monologue Checklist
  • HW: Terminology Test on Monday

GRC6 – Week of 10/9/17

Monday – Data Analysis Day – No Students

Tuesday –

    • iRead
    • Daily Grammar Practice
    • White Team – “America and I” by Anzia Yezerski – Read and Discuss
    • Red Team – Narrative Writing Assignment (due Friday)
    • HW: Letters from Rifka quiz on Oct. 16th; Book fair on Oct. 16th

Wednesday –

    • iRead
    • Daily Grammar Practice
    • White Team – “America and I” – Elements of Fiction and Characterization
    • Red Team – Narrative Writing Assignment (due Friday)
    • HW: Letters from Rifka quiz on Oct. 16th; Book fair on Oct. 16th

Thursday –

    • iRead
    • Daily Grammar Practice
    • White Team – “America and I” – Figurative Language
    • Red Team – Narrative Writing Assignment (due Friday)
    • HW: Letters from Rifka quiz on Oct. 16th; Book fair on Oct. 16th

Friday –

    • iRead
    • Daily Grammar Practice
    • White Team – “America and I” – Mood, Tone, and Theme
    • Red Team – Narrative Writing Assignment (due today!)
    • HW: Letters from Rifka quiz on Oct. 16th; Book fair on Oct. 16th

Drama Elective – Week of 10/9/17

Monday – Data Analysis Day – No Students

Tuesday –

  • Welcome
  • Class Expectations
  • Class overview: entrance procedure, agendas, syllabus, info sheet, exit procedure
  • HW: Signed syllabus due Friday; materials check on Friday

Wednesday –

  • Student Information Sheet
  • Emergency Procedures
  • HW: Signed syllabus due Friday; materials check on Friday

Thursday –

  • What is Drama?
    • Students will discuss what they believe drama is, its importance, and its basic elements.
  • Ensemble Building Game
  • HW: Signed syllabus due Friday; materials check on Friday

Friday –

  • Turn in Signed Syllabus
  • Notebook Set Up
  • Bell Ringer Introduction
  • Ensemble Building

GRC6 – Week of 10/2/17

Monday –

  • iRead
  • Daily Grammar Practice
  • “America and I” by Anzia Yezerski – Read and Discuss

Tuesday –

  • iRead
  • Daily Grammar Practice
  • “America and I” – Elements of Fiction and Characterization

Wednesday –

  • iRead
  • Daily Grammar Practice
  • “America and I” – Figurative Language

Thursday –

  • iRead
  • Daily Grammar Practice
  • “America and I” – Mood, Tone, and Theme

Friday –

  • No School – Teacher Work Day

GRC6 – Week of 9/25/17

Monday –

  • iRead/Paragraph HW Check
  • Daily Grammar Practice
  • Portfolio Work Day
  • HW: Vocab. quiz 2 on Thursday

Tuesday –

  • iRead
  • Daily Grammar Practice
  • Peer Evaluation – Students will learn how to peer evaluate and will complete their own peer evaluations.
  • HW: Vocab. quiz 2 on Thursday

Wednesday –

  • iRead
  • Daily Grammar Practice
  • Paragraph Revision and Final Edit – Students will look over the peer editing comments, will make the necessary revisions, and will rewrite the final draft
  • HW: Vocab. quiz 2 tomorrow

Thursday –

  • iRead
  • Daily Grammar Practice
  • Vocabulary Quiz 2 – Students will take and review the vocabulary quiz.
  • HW: Final draft for risk-taking paragraph due tomorrow.

Friday –

  • iRead
  • Daily Grammar Practice
  • Weekly Reflection – Students will reflect on the past 9 weeks, commenting on their feelings, how they thought it went, what they hope to improve, etc.
  • HW: Letters from Rifka reading due Monday

Drama Elective – Week of 9/25/17

Monday –

  • Bell Ringer
  • Monologue Memorization
  • HW: Final Monologue Presentation on Thursday

Tuesday –

  • Bell Ringer
  • Monologue Memorization
  • HW: Final Monologue Presentation on Thursday

Wednesday –

  • Bell Ringer
  • Monologue Memorization
  • HW: Final Monologue Presentation tomorrow

Thursday –

  • Bell Ringer
  • Monologue Presentations

Friday –

  • Bell Ringer
  • Monologue Presentations