Friday, February 24th, 2017

  • 1. Journal: None today.
  • 2. 10th grade: 1st hour only: Gatsby activity.
  • 3. 8th grade: Make sure you have read The Giver through page 107. Expect a quiz on Monday over pages 80 – 107. Vocabulary will be Wednesday, March 1st. (Chaps. 12 – 16). The Giver movie and visual image project.
  • 4. 7th grade: 3rd hour only: Make sure you have read up to chapter 14 (stop at 14). Annie activity.
  • 5. Reminder: Next YAL project/signed reading log/half-sheet with book sign up due March 23rd, 2017.

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

  • 1. Journal: None today.
  • 2. 10th grade: Read chapter 8 of The Great Gatsby. Character Map. Chapter summary. Discussion questions and vocabulary. Watch movie if time allows (most likely not).
  • 3. 8th grade: Read The Giver next two chapters. Do discussion questions and vocabulary.
  • 4. 7th grade: Read chapter 11 of Bud, Not Buddy and then do discussion questions. Read next chapter and work on vocabulary.
  • 5. Reminder: Next YAL project/signed reading log/half-sheet with book sign up due March 23rd, 2017.

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

  • 1. Journal: I NEED STUFFED OWLS! Does anyone have stuffed owls??!!??!!
  • 2. 10th grade: Vocab test! Chapter 7 summary sheet. Movie. DEAR. 
  • 3. 8th grade: DEAR for 26 minutes. Vocabulary test. Correct test. Read and discuss. Worksheets due from yesterday.
  • 4. 7th grade: Visual images and worksheets for Bud, Not Buddy due! DEAR for 26 minutes. Vocabulary test. Grade tests. Read and discuss the book.
  • 5. Reminder: Next YAL project/signed reading log/half-sheet with book sign up due March 23rd, 2017.

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

  • 1. Journal: I NEED STUFFED OWLS! Does anyone have stuffed owls??!!??!!
  • 2. 10th grade: Finish reading chapter 7 of The Great Gatsby. Work on discussion questions. Extra credit opportunity. Next vocab test is WEDNESDAY!
  • 3. 8th grade: Do two Giver worksheets. Due at the end of the hour! Next vocab test is WEDNESDAY!
  • 4. 7th grade: Work on visual image projects. Due Wednesday. Do worksheet on Bud, Not Buddy due tomorrow at start of hour. Next vocab quiz is WEDNESDAY!
  • 5. Reminder: Next YAL project/signed reading log/half-sheet with book sign up due March 23rd, 2017.

Monday, February 20th, 2017

  • 1. Journal: I NEED STUFFED OWLS! Does anyone have stuffed owls??!!??!!
  • 2. 10th grade: Read chapter 7 of The Great Gatsby. Work on discussion questions. Start 8 if time allows. Next vocab test is WEDNESDAY!
  • 3. 8th grade: Read Chapter 9, 10, and 11 of The Giver. Do discussion questions and work on black and white half of visual image project. Next vocab test is WEDNESDAY!
  • 4. 7th grade: Finish reading chapters 9 & 10 today if you didn’t get a chance to yesterday. Brainstorm differences between Annie and Bud. Assign visual image project. Next vocab quiz is WEDNESDAY!
  • 5. Reminder: Next YAL project/signed reading log/half-sheet with book sign up due March 23rd, 2017.

Friday, February 17th, 2017

  • 1. Journal: None.
  • 2. 10th grade: Watch chapters 4, 5, and 6 of The Great Gatsby movie. Read chapter 7 of the novel and work on discussion questions.
  • 3. 8th grade: Watch a portion of The Giver movie. Assign visual image project. It’s a two-part deal this time!
  • 4. 7th grade: Finish reading chapters 9 & 10 today if you didn’t get a chance to yesterday. Watch a portion of the movie Annie. Discuss the comparison paper for the book & movie.
  • 5. Reminder: Next YAL project/signed reading log/half-sheet with book sign up due March 23rd, 2017.

Thursday, February 17th, 2017

  • 1. Journal: None.
  • 2. 10th grade: SOPHOMORE SURVEY! Go to computer lab. Read The Great Gatsby chapter 6. Discuss. Watch the television show that was based on “Jay G” if time allows.
  • 3. 8th grade: Vocabulary test! Correct together. Continue to read The Giver and do discussion questions. Watch The Giver if time allows.
  • 4. 7th grade: Go over discussion questions for 6-8 in Bud, Not Buddy. Read chapter 9 and 10, and do discussion questions. Watch Annie if time allows!
  • 5. Reminder: Next YAL project/signed reading log/half-sheet with book sign up due March 23rd, 2017.

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

  • 1. Journal: None.
  • 2. 10th grade: DEAR for 26 minutes. Vocabulary test. Correct together.
  • 3. 8th grade: DEAR for 26 minutes. Read rest of chapter 6, and 7 of The Giver and do discussion questions. Vocab test Thursday.
  • 4. 7th grade: DEAR for 26 minutes. Read Bud, Not Buddy. Chapters 6, 7, and 8 if you did not finish yesterday. Take vocabulary test. Correct together.
  • 5. Reminder: Next YAL project/signed reading log/half-sheet with book sign up due March 23rd, 2017.

Tuesday, February 14th, 20

  • 1. Journal: None.
  • 2. Quiz on chapters 4 & 5 of The Great Gatsby! Read chapter 6 and do discussion questions. Vocab test tomorrow.
  • 3. 8th grade: Read chapters 5, 6, and 7 The Giver and do discussion questions. Watch a small portion of the movie if time allows. Vocab test on Thursday. 
  • 4. 7th grade: Read Bud, Not Buddy. Chapters 6, 7, and 8. Discuss and do questions & vocabulary. Vocab test on Weds (10 words, chaps 1-5).
  • 5. Reminder: Next YAL project/signed reading log/half-sheet with book sign up due March 23rd, 2017.