Friday, May 16

English:  The vocabulary quiz will be Monday. An assembly will be Tuesday morning and field day will be Tuesday afternoon.

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Thursday, May 15

English:  I LOVED your narrative poems!  I knew you would write some fabulous ones :)

Remember to bring your textbook no later than tomorrow in order to avoid disciplinary actions :(

Reading:  I do not know about you, but I cannot wait to see what happens to George in the land of the Eloi…stay tuned ;)

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Wednesday, May 14

English:  Your narrative poem is due tomorrow.  Remember to bring your textbook if you did not do so today :)

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Friday, May 9

You continue to impress me with your hard work!  The final diagramming test was phenomenal; the Breadwinner test was as well :)

English:  This benchmark is planned for Wednesday.  We will review during part of class Monday and part of class Tuesday.  Using your textbook you should review the following sections:

*lessons 12.3 and 12.4

*unit 13

*lessons 10.1, 10.2, and 10.3

*unit 17

Reading:  This two-part benchmark will be Tuesday and Wednesday.  We will continue to review strategies during class.

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Monday, May 5

English:  We tackled “double diagramming” today.  Review the frame examples on p. 471 if you were absent.  The final diagramming test is Thursday.

Reading:  We checked the questions for chapter 15 and reviewed the novel.  This test is planned for Thursday as well.

Keep focused!

 

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Thursday, May 1

English:  A diagramming quiz is planned for tomorrow.  Finish diagramming the following “Form B” sentences:  ex. A 1, 2, 4, 5, and 10; ex. C 2, 3, 6, 7, and 8; ex. D 1, 2, 4, 5,6,7, 9, and 10.  Consult your notes if you need to do so, but do not rely on them :)

Reading:  Today we read chapter 14 and answered those questions.  Due to testing on Monday and Tuesday next week, The Breadwinner test will be either Wednesday or Thursday.

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Wednesday, April 30

Reminders:  The final GALA is Friday night; tickets will be sold ($7.00) during lunch Thursday and Friday.  Aspire Tests are Monday and Tuesday.  You need two #2 wooden pencils.

English:  Please take the DLR 20 quiz as soon as you are ready if you were absent today.  We added indirect objects to diagram frame #3.  You may see this information in the textbook on p. 467.  Collect WS 183/184 upon your return.

Reading:  Read chapter 13 and answer the first five questions.  The illustration at the bottom of the page refers to question 3.

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Tuesday, April 29

English:  All classes will have a DLR 20 quiz tomorrow.  Diagram sentences #4, 7, and 10 on page 418 if you did not do so during class today.

Reading:  Both classes have read through chapter 12 and answered those questions.

If you have been absent, please be diligent and catch up as soon as possible :)

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Monday, April 28

English:  All classes should complete WS 187/188.  Review the information on diagramming prepositional phrases at the top of the page before you begin.   You may use frame #1, #2, or #3. 

Reading:  Fourth period completed chapter 12 and its questions.

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Friday, April 25

There are only four more Fridays!  Stay focused and finish strong!

English:  We practiced drawing frames 1, 2, and 3 today in class.  We added prepositional phrases to each of those base frames.  If you missed class, refer to p. 470 in the textbook to see how to add those phrases.  Then on p. 418 diagram all words in sentences # 1, 5, and 12.

Reading:  Read chapter 11 and answer the corresponding questions.

Have a wonderful weekend :)

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