Friday

  • Reading—Read for 2 hours this week. Record your thoughts, questions and comments in your reading log. Your signed reading log is due by Friday.
  • Spelling—Spelling sort due by Friday. Spelling test on Friday. Spelling activity: complete the chart the parts activity using all of your spelling words. Due by Friday.
  • Spelling story—Write a story using a minimum of 10 spelling words. Be sure to underline the words. Due by Thursday.
  • Article of the Week—On Newsela, complete one article this week, reading, annotating, writing to the prompt, and taking a quiz with 75% or 100% accuracy.
  • Math—Complete any unfinished math work.
  • Long Term Project—Work on your poetry anthology book project, due by 3/1.  Remember that as part of this project you will need to memorize and perform a poem that is at least twelve lines in length.
  • Reminders:
    • NO signed star card due on Monday because of Friday’s garden work.
    • Work regularly on memorizing your performance poem.
    • Put the finishing touches on your poetry anthology book project.

Thursday

  • Reading—Read for 2 hours this week. Record your thoughts, questions and comments in your reading log. Your signed reading log is due by Friday.
  • Spelling—Spelling sort due by Friday. Spelling test on Friday. Spelling activity: complete the letter card activity using all of your spelling words. Due by Friday.
  • Article of the Week—On Newsela, complete one article this week, reading, annotating, writing to the prompt, and taking a quiz with 75% or 100% accuracy.
  • Math—Complete problems 8-20 through 8-24 of the Review and Preview for 8.1.2.
  • Long Term Project—Work on your poetry anthology book project, due by 3/1.  Remember that as part of this project you will need to memorize and perform a poem that is at least twelve lines in length.
  • Reminders:
    • Work regularly on memorizing your performance poem.
    • Conference slip due.

Wednesday

  • Reading—Read for 2 hours this week. Record your thoughts, questions and comments in your reading log. Your signed reading log is due by Friday.
  • Spelling—Spelling sort due by Friday. Spelling test on Friday. Spelling activity: complete the letter card activity using all of your spelling words. Due by Friday.
  • Spelling story—Write a story using a minimum of 10 spelling words. Be sure to underline the words. Due by Thursday.
  • Article of the Week—On Newsela, complete one article this week, reading, annotating, writing to the prompt, and taking a quiz with 75% or 100% accuracy.
  • Math—Complete the Review and Preview for 8.1.1.
  • Long Term Project—Work on your poetry anthology book project, due by 3/1.  Remember that as part of this project you will need to memorize and perform a poem that is at least twelve lines in length.
  • Reminders:
    • Work regularly on memorizing your performance poem.
    • Conference slip due.

Tuesday

  • Reading—Read for 2 hours this week. Record your thoughts, questions and comments in your reading log. Your signed reading log is due by Friday.
  • Spelling—Spelling sort due by Friday. Spelling test on Friday. Spelling activity: complete the letter card activity using all of your spelling words. Due by Friday.
  • Spelling story—Write a story using a minimum of 10 spelling words. Be sure to underline the words. Due by Thursday.
  • Article of the Week—On Newsela, complete one article this week, reading, annotating, writing to the prompt, and taking a quiz with 75% or 100% accuracy.
  • Math—Study for tomorrow’s Chapter 7 test; complete the Chapter 7 Closure Problems if you didn’t do so in class.
  • Long Term Project—Work on your poetry anthology book project, due by 3/1.  Remember that as part of this project you will need to memorize and perform a poem that is at least twelve lines in length.
  • Reminders:
    • Work regularly on memorizing your performance poem.
    • Return conference slips.

Friday

  • Reading—Read for 2 hours this week. Record your thoughts, questions and comments in your reading log. Your signed reading log is due by Friday.
  • Spelling—Spelling sort due by Friday. Spelling test on Friday. Spelling activity: complete the letter card activity using all of your spelling words. Due by Friday.
  • Spelling story—Write a story using a minimum of 10 spelling words. Be sure to underline the words. Due by Thursday.
  • Article of the Week—On Newsela, complete one article this week, reading, annotating, writing to the prompt, and taking a quiz with 75% or 100% accuracy.
  • Math—Complete any unfinished math work.
  • Long Term Project—Work on your poetry anthology book project, due by 3/1.  Remember that as part of this project you will need to memorize and perform a poem that is at least twelve lines in length.
  • Reminders:
    • Signed Star card due on Tuesday.
    • Monday is a holiday for President’s Day.
    • Work regularly on memorizing your performance poem.
    • Zumba on Thursday.

Thursday

  • Reading—Read for 2 hours this week. Record your thoughts, questions and comments in your reading log. Your signed reading log is due by Friday.
  • Spelling—Spelling sort due by Friday. Spelling test on Friday. Spelling activity: play tic tac toe using all of your spelling words. Due by Friday.
  • Article of the Week—On Newsela, complete one article this week, reading, annotating, writing to the prompt, and taking a quiz with 75% or 100% accuracy.
  • Math—Complete problems 7-121 through 7-125 of the Review and Preview for 7.3.4.
  • Long Term Project—Work on your poetry anthology book project, due by 3/1.  Remember that as part of this project you will need to memorize and perform a poem that is at least twelve lines in length.
  • Reminders:
    • Work regularly on memorizing your performance poem.

Wednesday

  • Reading—Read for 2 hours this week. Record your thoughts, questions and comments in your reading log. Your signed reading log is due by Friday.
  • Spelling—Spelling sort due by Friday. Spelling test on Friday. Spelling activity: play tic tac toe using all of your spelling words. Due by Friday.
  • Spelling story—Write a story using a minimum of 10 spelling words. Be sure to underline the words. Due by Thursday.
  • Article of the Week—On Newsela, complete one article this week, reading, annotating, writing to the prompt, and taking a quiz with 75% or 100% accuracy.
  • Math—Complete the Review and Preview for 7.3.3.
  • Long Term Project—Work on your poetry anthology book project, due by 3/1.  Remember that as part of this project you will need to memorize and perform a poem that is at least twelve lines in length.
  • Reminders:
    • Work regularly on memorizing your performance poem.

Tuesday

  • Reading—Read for 2 hours this week. Record your thoughts, questions and comments in your reading log. Your signed reading log is due by Friday.
  • Spelling—Spelling sort due by Friday. Spelling test on Friday. Spelling activity: play tic tac toe using all of your spelling words. Due by Friday.
  • Spelling story—Write a story using a minimum of 10 spelling words. Be sure to underline the words. Due by Thursday.
  • Article of the Week—On Newsela, complete one article this week, reading, annotating, writing to the prompt, and taking a quiz with 75% or 100% accuracy.
  • Math—Complete the Review and Preview for 7.3.2.
  • Long Term Project—Work on your poetry anthology book project, due by 3/1.  Remember that as part of this project you will need to memorize and perform a poem that is at least twelve lines in length.
  • Reminders:
    • Work regularly on memorizing your performance poem.
    • We will not distribute Valentines in class today, but we will celebrate heart health on Valentine’s Day and have a small treat.

Friday

  • Reading—Read for 2 hours this week. Record your thoughts, questions and comments in your reading log. Your signed reading log is due by Friday.
  • Spelling—Spelling sort due by Friday. Spelling test on Friday. Spelling activity: play tic tac toe using all of your spelling words. Due by Friday.
  • Spelling story—Write a story using a minimum of 10 spelling words. Be sure to underline the words. Due by Thursday.
  • Article of the Week—Written response in final draft form is due by Friday.
  • Math—Complete any unfinished math work.
  • Long Term Project—Work on your poetry anthology book project, due by 3/1.  Remember that as part of this project you will need to memorize and perform a poem that is at least twelve lines in length.
  • Reminders:
    • Work regularly on memorizing your performance poem.
    • Monday is a holiday in honor of Lincoln’s birthday.
    • We will not distribute Valentines in class, but we will celebrate heart health on Valentine’s Day and have a small treat.
    • Signed star card due on Tuesday.

Thursday

  • Reading—Read for 2 hours this week. Record your thoughts, questions and comments in your reading log. Your signed reading log is due by Friday.
  • Spelling—Spelling sort due by Friday. Spelling test on Friday. Spelling activity: complete the synonym concentration activity using all of your spelling words. Due by Friday.
  • Article of the Week—Written response in final draft form is due by Friday.
  • Math—Complete the Review and Preview for 7.3.1.
  • Long Term Project—Work on your poetry anthology book project, due by 3/1.  Remember that as part of this project you will need to memorize and perform a poem that is at least twelve lines in length.
  • Reminders:
    • Work regularly on memorizing your performance poem.

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