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| Monday, September 16, 2019 |
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Day 14-18: September 16th-20th

7:00 AM » Friday, September 27, 3:30 PM

Day 14- Monday, September 16th

  • Pre-reading activities for The Cay (predicting, author’s background)
  • SSR- 10 minutes
  • Pre-reading activity handout
  • Discuss the importance/purpose of pre-reading activities
  • Pre-reading activities 1-3 on handout

Day 15- Tuesday, September 17th

  • Pre-reading activities for The Cay (predicting, author’s background)
  • NewsEla.com article (reading skills check)- read article assigned and take quiz
  • Pre-reading activities 5-6 on handout

Day 16- Wednesday, September 18th

  • SSR- 10 minutes
  • Book #assignment sheet- where is it?
  • Discuss reading expectations
  • Pre-reading activity 7- geography of Curacao, Venezuala, Panama Canal, United States
  • Chapter 1 worksheet- complete individually
  • Discuss exposition and what they have learned
  • Chapter 1 questions discussion

Day 17- Thursday, September 19th

  • Chapter 1 worksheet- finish
  • Chapter 2
  • Vocabulary
  • Read
  • Discuss plot elements (exposition, rising action)
  • Chapter 2 worksheet questions

Day 18- Friday, September 20th

  • Finish The Cay- Chapter 2
  • Chapter 2 worksheet
  • Review worksheet
  • SSR/Library book- read last 20 minutes of class
  • No LMC today due to testing






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Day 9-13, September 9th-13th

Monday, September 9, 7:00 AM » Friday, September 20, 3:30 PM

Day 9- September 9th

  • SSR- students will read the book they checked out from the library for 10 minutes
  • Finish literary terms worksheet (blue)
  • Pre-reading activities

Day 10- September 10th

  • Objective:   Independent reading, Literary vocabulary review/correcting, pre-reading activities for The Cay
  • NewsEla.com article (reading skills check) "Amusement Park Targeting Gamers"- read article assigned and take quiz
  • Literary vocabulary review- correct worksheet
  • Plot structure diagram(bottom of literary vocab worksheet)
  • Define parts of diagram:  exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution
  • Students will need to write the definition down on their handout

Day 11- September 11th

  • Objective:   Independent reading, Literary vocabulary review/correcting, pre-reading activities for The Cay
  • SSR- students will read the book they checked out from the library for 10 minutes
  • Entrance quiz
  • Plot activity- Three Little Pigs
  • Pre-reading activity handout
  • Discuss the importance/purpose of pre-reading activities
  • Pre-reading activities 1-3

Day 12- Septebmer 12th

  • News Ela article choice (choose something interesting to you)
  • Plot activity- Three Little Pigs continued
  • Pre-reading activity handout
  • Discuss the importance/purpose of pre-reading activities (predicting, author background)
  • Pre-reading activities 1-3

Day 13- September 13th

  • LMC- take library book and read, check out new books if you need too
  • Students will read to teacher???
  • (as they read I will check for ability and comprehension)