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Spirit Week: Monday - Space Day, Tuesday - Game Day, Wednesday - Rock Star Day, Thursday - Spirit Day (pep rally & parade), Friday - Twin/Dynamic Duo Day

Homework is due on Tuesday, September 18th on Edmodo. Please see the Announcements tab for important information concerning homework.

Independent reading test for class period 2/3 will be Thursday, 9/20.

Independent reading test for class periods 4/5 & 7/8 will be 10/3.

9 weeks test will be 10/4. 


Jag Day is 9/22


Week of 9/17

Writing: W8.3 This week we will be participating in writing workshops. We will use the mentor text, "Fences," by David Rowe.

Monday: We will discuss context and point of view to introduce characters.

Tuesday: We will use narrative techniques such as dialogue, pacing, description, and reflection to develop experiences, events, and/or characters.

Wednesday: We will learn to use transitions to indicate a signal shift in the story, use precise words and sensory words, and provide a conclusion to our narratives. 

Thursday & Friday: Students will implement all the techniques learned this week to their narratives to improve their writing. Final narratives will be a test grade.


Cornell Notes: We are learning Cornell notetaking skills. You may see the forms tab for our recent notes.

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Please see Calendar for important dates.