Friday, November 17, 2017

LA 11/17


Objectives
RI.6.6 - Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and explain how it is conveyed in the text.
RI.6.8 - Trace and evaluated the argument and specific claims in a text.
W.6.1 - Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
W.6.9 - Draw evidence from informational text to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Activities
~Bell Work - Unit 2 Assessment discussion - Rewrite opportunity will be posted in classroom.
~ Finish up seminar notes. Research paired texts and internet for extra tidbits to help build your argument.



Homework
If you choose to re-do or revise your Unit 2 assessment, the assignment will be posted in Google Classroom. All revisions and corrections due Monday, November 27 at 4:00.
Reminders
                                                                                     

Thursday, November 16, 2017

LA 11/16


Objectives
RI.6.6 - Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and explain how it is conveyed in the text.
RI.6.8 - Trace and evaluated the argument and specific claims in a text.
W.6.1 - Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
W.6.9 - Draw evidence from informational text to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Activities
~Bell Work - Grade Suffixes #4
~Cont. Seminar Prep - articles and seminar note sheet can be found in Classroom. Review note sheet, and how to annotate in Xodo
~Table group discussion (if we have time)


Homework
~Work on seminar notes - Final Socratic Seminar is planned for Monday, November 27!
Reminders
 Canned Food Drive all this week!!! Bring in those cans to your first hour teacher!!                                                                                        

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

LA 11/15



Objectives
RI.6.6 - Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and explain how it is conveyed in the text.
RI.6.8 - Trace and evaluated the argument and specific claims in a text.
W.6.1 - Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
W.6.9 - Draw evidence from informational text to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Activities
~Bell Work - Library time! Bring in over due books!
~cont. Seminar Prep - “Should Kids Do Extreme Sports?”


Homework
~Base Words and Suffixes 4 - due Thursday
 
Reminders
 Canned Food Drive all this week!!! Bring in those cans to your first hour teacher!!                                                                                        

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

LA 11/14


Objectives
RI.6.6 - Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and explain how it is conveyed in the text.
RI.6.8 - Trace and evaluated the argument and specific claims in a text.
W.6.1 - Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
W.6.9 - Draw evidence from informational text to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Activities
~Bell Work - Grade Suffixes Practice 3, begin Suffixes 4
~cont. seminar prep - Xodo tutorial and practice


Homework
~Base Words and Suffixes 4 - due Thursday
Reminders
 Canned Food Drive all this week!!! Bring in those cans to your first hour teacher!!                                                                                        

Monday, November 13, 2017

LA 11/13


Objectives
RI.6.6 - Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and explain how it is conveyed in the text.
RI.6.8 - Trace and evaluated the argument and specific claims in a text.
W.6.1 - Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
W.6.9 - Draw evidence from informational text to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Activities
~Bell Work - Base Words and Suffixes 3
~Socratic Seminar Notes - introduction to seminar, practice sheet “Are Athletes Overpaid?”


Homework
~Base Words and Suffixes 3 - due Tuesday
Reminders
 Canned Food Drive all this week!!! Bring in those cans to your first hour teacher!!                                                                                        

Thursday, November 9, 2017

LA 11/9



Objectives
RI.6.6 - Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and explain how it is conveyed in the text.
RI.6.8 - Trace and evaluated the argument and specific claims in a text.
W.6.1 - Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
W.6.9 - Draw evidence from informational text to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Activities
~Bell Work - Suffix definitions
~Read “Are Athletes Overpaid?” Complete Scavenger Hunt
~Refugee Reading

Homework
~No Homework!

Canned Food Drive!!! Bring those canned or dry food items to your 1st hour teacher or to the office!!
Reminders
 No school on Friday, November 10!                                                                                         

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

LA 11/8


Objectives
RI.6.6 - Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and explain how it is conveyed in the text.
RI.6.8 - Trace and evaluated the argument and specific claims in a text.
W.6.1 - Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
W.6.9 - Draw evidence from informational text to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Activities
~Bell Work - Quick Write
~Grade Base Words and Suffixes practice #2
~Read “Should Libby’s Dad Do Her School Project?” Complete Scavenger Hunt

Homework
No Homework!
Reminders
 No school on Friday, November 10!