January 13

Friday, January 13 Wrap-up

If you have been absent at all this week, make sure to catch up on the following:

  • Sentences of the Week document–we have completed all sections as of today. SHARE!

  • Journal prompts–look at assignment posts on Classroom for the week.

  • Vocabulary Study #5 Choice Board–this is due next Friday.

  • Paragraph–check today’s assignment post on Classroom for this.

HAVE A GREAT THREE-DAY WEEKEND!

 

January 13

Lesson Plans for January 16-20

TEKS OF THE WEEK:  8.2, 8.16, 8.17, 8.19, 8.20, 8.21

English

Monday

Holiday

 

Tuesday

Respond to journal prompt in online journal.

Using paragraph from Friday, add phrases and clauses; in groups, pick one of the sentences to compare with mentor sentences and revise.  Share best sentences.

 

Wednesday

Respond to journal prompt in online journal.

Choice Board work day

 

Thursday

Respond to journal prompt in online journal.

Using paragraph from Friday, add phrases and clauses; in groups, pick one of the sentences to compare with mentor sentences and revise.  Share best sentences.

 

Friday

Turn in choice boards.

Take vocabulary #5 quiz.

In groups, work on sentence combining exercises, focusing on clauses and phrases.

Pre-AP English

Monday

Holiday

 

Tuesday

Respond to journal prompt in online journal.

Using paragraph from Friday, add phrases and clauses; in groups, pick one of the sentences to compare with mentor sentences and revise.  Share best sentences.

 

Wednesday

Respond to journal prompt in online journal.

Choice Board work day

 

Thursday

Respond to journal prompt in online journal.

Using paragraph from Friday, add phrases and clauses; in groups, pick one of the sentences to compare with mentor sentences and revise.  Share best sentences.

 

Friday

Turn in choice boards.

Take vocabulary #5 quiz.

In groups, work on sentence combining exercises, focusing on clauses and phrases.

7th Grade Power ELA

Monday

Holiday

Tuesday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.

Work on diagnostics Learning Odyssey.

 

Wednesday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.

Work on Vocabulary in Moby Max.

 

Thursday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.

Work on diagnostics in Learning Odyssey.

 

Friday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.

Work on Vocabulary in Moby Max.

 

January 6

Lesson Plans for January 9-January 13

TEKS OF THE WEEK:  8.02, 8.14, 8.19, 8.20, 8.21

English

Monday

Complete Day One of Sentences of the Week document–Sentence Variety with Clauses and Phrases.

Complete more clause vs. phrase practice.

Go over new Vocabulary Study #5 Choice Board.

 

Tuesday

Respond to a journal prompt in your online writing journal.

Work on choice board.

 

Wednesday

Take Universal Screener

 

Thursday

Finish Universal Screener if necessary.

Complete Days Two and Three of Sentences of the Week document–Sentence Variety with Clauses and Phrases.

 

Friday

Respond to a journal prompt in your online writing journal.

Revise a paragraph, adding phrases and clauses for detail and variety–Quiz.

Work on choice board.

 

Pre-AP English

Monday

Complete Day One of Sentences of the Week document–Sentence Variety with Clauses and Phrases.

Complete more clause vs. phrase practice.

Go over new Vocabulary Study #5 Choice Board.

 

Tuesday

Respond to a journal prompt in your online writing journal.

Work on choice board.

 

Wednesday

Take Universal Screener

 

Thursday

Finish Universal Screener if necessary.

Complete Days Two and Three of Sentences of the Week document–Sentence Variety with Clauses and Phrases.

 

Friday

Respond to a journal prompt in your online writing journal.

Revise a paragraph, adding phrases and clauses for detail and variety–Quiz.

Work on choice board.

 

7th Grade Power ELA

Monday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal–discuss.

Begin working on Top Ten Lists.

 

Tuesday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.

Finish Top Ten Lists–share with class.

 

Wednesday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.

Work on Vocabulary in Moby Max.

 

Thursday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.

Work on diagnostics in Learning Odyssey.

 

Friday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.

Work on Vocabulary in Moby Max.

January 1

Lesson Plans for January 2-January 6

TEKS of the Week:  8.2, 8.19, 8.20, 8.21

English

Monday

Welcome Back class talk.

Complete Top Ten Lists for 2016 in English Notebook.

 

Tuesday

Respond to a journal prompt in your online writing journal.

Finish Top Ten Lists for 2016–discuss in groups–create final lists in Google Docs.

Begin working on Vocabulary Study Chart #5–due Monday.

 

Wednesday

Respond to a journal prompt in your online writing journal.

Review analogies and how to solve them–practice.

Add analogy problems to Vocabulary Chart.

 

Thursday

Respond to a journal prompt in your online writing journal.

Take notes on Adjectival and Adverbial Phrases vs. Clauses in English Notebook.  Complete practice assignment in notebook.

 

Friday

Career Field Trip to Le Tourneau

 

Pre-AP English

Monday

Welcome Back class talk.

Complete Top Ten Lists for 2016 in English Notebook.

 

Tuesday

Respond to a journal prompt in your online writing journal.

Finish Top Ten Lists for 2016–discuss in groups–create final lists in Google Docs.

Begin working on Vocabulary Study Chart #5–due Monday.

 

Wednesday

Respond to a journal prompt in your online writing journal.

Review analogies and how to solve them–practice.

Add analogy problems to Vocabulary Chart.

 

Thursday

Respond to a journal prompt in your online writing journal.

Take notes on Adjectival and Adverbial Phrases vs. Clauses in English Notebook.  Complete practice assignment in notebook.

 

Friday

Career Field Trip to Le Tourneau

 

7th Grade Power ELA

Monday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal–discuss.

Begin working on Top Ten Lists.

 

Tuesday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.

Finish Top Ten Lists–share with class.

 

Wednesday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.

Work on Vocabulary in Moby Max.

 

Thursday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.

Work on diagnostics in Learning Odyssey.

 

Friday

Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.

Work on Vocabulary in Moby Max.