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Wednesday, Oct. 17: VOCABUTOONS Quiz #1 Corrections due (half-credit).
Friday, Oct. 19: Final draft of literary magazine piece due.
No late or missing work will be accepted for credit after Thursday, Oct. 18.
Oct. 8 & 9: Finish Because of Mr. Terupt before we begin reading The War With Grandpa.
Oct. 10: VOCABUTOONS Quiz #1 (words 1-10)
Oct. 11: Discuss advantages of another generation living in your home.
Oct. 12: Writing assignment: Build a paragraph that explains what Peter's bedroom means to him.
Thursday, Oct. 4: Independent Reading Contract (IRC) due.
Wednesday, Oct. 10: VOCABUTOONS 6 Quiz #1
Monday, Sept. 24: Continue vocabulary study with VOCABUTOONS. Continue work on IRC activities, which are due Thursday, Oct. 4. Introduce sentence diagramming.
HOMEWORK: Students should read their Independent Reading Contract (IRC) book and work on chosen activities in order to meet Oct. 4 due date.
Quick-writes in composition book
Introduction to VOCABUTOONS
Friday, Sept. 7: 1. Genre choice and Book Title for IRC decided today.
Aug. 20-28: Introduction to Notice and Note: Strategies for Close Reading of Fiction.
August 29 & 30: Book Tasting. Thank you Mrs. Karen Sweat from Dorsch Memorial Library for your assistance.
Friday, Aug. 31 & Monday, Sept. 3: No School.