May 11

Lesson Plans for May 15-May 19

English

Monday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Mindset Monday–How can you make the next two weeks your strongest in middle school? (Shout-out to Kayla Graham for this one.)
  • Finish revising papers in PEG Writing.

Tuesday

  • Those who are not going on the field trip will complete the journal prompt and finish revising persuasive papers.
  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Tasty Tuesday–If you had to eat one food for the rest of your life, what would you never get tired of?  Explain why.  (Shout-out to Jacee Pinson for this one!)

Wednesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Would you Rather Wednesday: Would you rather stay in middle school the rest of your life or go to high school?  Explain why.  (Shout-out to Kayla Graham for this one!)
  • Complete Comma Notes and Comma Scavenger Hunt.

Thursday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Three Things Thursday: If you could solve three world problems, what would they be?  Give short reasons why.
  • Work on final exam review.

 Friday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Free-write Friday: Write about anything you want to as long as it’s appropriate.
  • Work on final exam review.

 

Pre-AP English

Monday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Mindset Monday–How can you make the next two weeks your strongest in middle school? (Shout-out to Kayla Graham for this one.)
  • Finish revising papers in PEG Writing.

Tuesday

  • Those who are not going on the field trip will complete the journal prompt and finish revising persuasive papers.
  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Tasty Tuesday–If you had to eat one food for the rest of your life, what would you never get tired of?  Explain why.  (Shout-out to Jacee Pinson for this one!)

Wednesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Would you Rather Wednesday: Would you rather stay in middle school the rest of your life or go to high school?  Explain why.  (Shout-out to Kayla Graham for this one!)
  • Complete Comma Notes and Comma Scavenger Hunt.

Thursday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Three Things Thursday: If you could solve three world problems, what would they be?  Give short reasons why.
  • Persuasive speeches

 Friday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Free-write Friday: Write about anything you want to as long as it’s appropriate.
  • Persuasive speeches

 

7th Grade Power ELA

Monday

  • Moby Max

Tuesday

  • Learning Odyssey

Wednesday

  • Moby Max

Thursday

  • Learning Odyssey

Friday

  • Free time Friday

 

May 7

Lesson Plans: May 8-May 12

English

Monday

  • STAAR Math Re-test
  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Mindset Monday–How can you help yourself to have a successful testing experience this week?
  • Finish working on persuasive organizers.

Tuesday

  • STAAR Reading Re-test
  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Top Two Tuesday–What are the top two best things that have ever happened to you?  Explain why.
  • Begin writing persuasive papers.

Wednesday

  • STAAR Science Test
  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Would you Rather Wednesday: Would you rather lose your sense of taste or your sense of smell?  Explain why.
  • Work on writing our persuasive papers.

Thursday

  • STAAR Social Studies Test
  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Three Things Thursday: If you could solve three world problems, what would they be?  Give details.
  • Continue writing persuasive papers.

 Friday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Free-write Friday: Write about anything you want to as long as it’s appropriate.
  • Finish writing persuasive papers.

Pre-AP English

Monday

  • STAAR Math Re-test
  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Mindset Monday–How can you help yourself to have a successful testing experience this week?
  • Finish working on persuasive organizers.

Tuesday

  • STAAR Reading Re-test
  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Top Two Tuesday–What are the top two best things that have ever happened to you?  Explain why.
  • Begin writing persuasive papers.

Wednesday

  • STAAR Science Test
  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Would you Rather Wednesday: Would you rather lose your sense of taste or your sense of smell?  Explain why.
  • Work on writing our persuasive papers.

Thursday

  • STAAR Social Studies Test
  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Three Things Thursday: If you could solve three world problems, what would they be?  Give details.
  • Continue writing persuasive papers.

 Friday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Free-write Friday: Write about anything you want to as long as it’s appropriate.
  • Finish writing persuasive papers.

7th Grade Power ELA

Monday

  • STAAR Preparation

Tuesday

  • STAAR Reading Test

Wednesday

  • STAAR Testing

Thursday

  • STAAR Testing

Friday

  • Free time Friday
May 1

Lesson Plans for May 1-May 5

English

Monday

  • Visit from Ms. Pearce, high school counselor
  • Homework: Continue researching your persuasive paper topic.  Complete the first five rows of your Dialectical Research Journal.

Tuesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Top Two Tuesday–What are your top two favorite movie characters or book characters ever?  Explain why.
  • Fill in your persuasive paper organizer.

Wednesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Would you Rather Wednesday:  Would you rather have super-sensitive taste or super-sensitive hearing?  Explain why.
  • Watch a video about writing a persuasive claim.
  • Work on writing a claim for our persuasive paper.  Write your claim on the organizer.

Thursday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Three Things Thursday: What are three things you would love to do, but something is holding you back?  Give details.
  • Watch a video about writing a counter argument/claim and rebuttal.
  • Work on writing a counter argument for your persuasive paper.  Write your counter argument and rebuttal on your organizer.

 Friday

  • Visit from Ms. Pearce, high school counselor

 

Pre-AP English

Monday

  • Visit from Ms. Pearce, high school counselor
  • Homework: Continue researching your persuasive paper topic.  Complete the first five rows of your Dialectical Research Journal.

Tuesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Top Two Tuesday–What are your top two favorite movie characters or book characters ever?  Explain why.
  • Fill in your persuasive paper organizer.

Wednesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Would you Rather Wednesday:  Would you rather have super-sensitive taste or super-sensitive hearing?  Explain why.
  • Watch a video about writing a persuasive claim.
  • Work on writing a claim for our persuasive paper.  Write your claim on the organizer.

Thursday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Three Things Thursday: What are three things you would love to do, but something is holding you back?  Give details.
  • Watch a video about writing a counter argument/claim and rebuttal.
  • Work on writing a counter argument for your persuasive paper.  Write your counter argument and rebuttal on your organizer.

 Friday

  • Visit from Ms. Pearce, high school counselor

 

7th Grade Power ELA

Monday

  • STAAR Preparation

Tuesday

  • STAAR Preparation

Wednesday

  • STAAR Preparation

Thursday

  • STAAR Preparation

Friday

  • STAAR Preparation
April 23

Lesson Plans for April 24-April 28

English

Monday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Mindset Monday–Write about one of the biggest mistakes you have ever made.  What important lessons did you learn from that mistake?  How did making that mistake improve who you are today?
  • Begin planning our persuasive paper.

Tuesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Truthful Tuesday–What do you have the hardest time being truthful about?  Explain.
  • Complete a review over punctuation using notes.
  • Continue researching our topic and record facts in our dialectical journal.

Wednesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Would you Rather Wednesday:  Would you rather be able to teleport anywhere or be able to read minds?  Explain why.
  • Watch a video about writing a persuasive claim.
  • Work on writing a claim for our persuasive paper.

Thursday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Three Things Thursday:  Give details.
  • Continue researching for our paper and continue filling in the organizer.

 Friday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Freewrite Friday: Write about anything you want to as long as it’s appropriate.
  • Continue researching for our paper and continue filling in the organizer.

 

Pre-AP English

Monday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Mindset Monday–Write about one of the biggest mistakes you have ever made.  What important lessons did you learn from that mistake?  How did making that mistake improve who you are today?
  • We will work on our proposals today.

Tuesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt: Truthful Tuesday–What do you have the hardest time being truthful about?  Explain.
  • Complete a review over punctuation using notes.
  • Work on persuasive research proposal.

Wednesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Would you Rather Wednesday:  Would you rather be able to teleport anywhere or be able to read minds?  Explain why.
  • Watch a video about writing a persuasive claim.
  • Work on writing a claim for our persuasive paper.

Thursday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Three Things Thursday:  Give details.
  • Research topic and continue filling in the organizer.

 Friday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt:  Freewrite Friday: Write about anything you want to as long as it’s appropriate.
  • Continue researching for our paper and continue filling in the organizer.

 

7th Grade Power ELA

Monday

  • Respond to journal prompt in Power Writing Journal.
  • Work on diagnostics Learning Odyssey.

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.