Thursday, August 8th

  • silent reading (or finishing your outline)
  • Finish final write for The Pearl
  • Outline—rough draft, double space.  Peer edit, type through google to check for authenticity of language
  • Good copy–computer lab A200 double space, 12 font, printed copy please
  • LAST DAY TOMORROW!! Bring things to have fun with in the park, badminton, books, balls, etc

Tuesday, August 6th

  • silent reading
  • Book Talk presentations: Bob, Thien
  • Lesson 6 vocabulary: 6A-6D
  • Final discussion-hand in notes with self assessment when completed
  • Hand in Chap 6 discussion questions and vocab

Wednesday, August 7th

  • NO PHONES!!! Put your phone in your bag, not pocket, sound off.
  • Lesson 6 reading quiz
  • The Pearl unit exam
  • Final essay: Rough outline- review the focus points for “The Pearl” for compare/contrast points
  • Outline should be completed for tomorrow-rough draft am/good copy in lab after break

Friday, August 2nd

  • silent reading
  • Book talk presentations: Thien, Chris, Siyoung, Robin, Bob
  • Lesson 5 vocab quiz
  • Chap 5 discussion
  • Hand in #5 questions & vocab
  • Read Chap 6-final discussion on Tuesday.  Notes will be handed in with self assessment.
  • Essay begins Tuesday after final discussion.  Think about the theme that speaks to you!

Thursday, August 1st

  • silent reading
  • Book Talk presentations: Linn, Thien, Richie, Ben
  • Paragraph creation with Lesson 5 vocab
  • Discussion #4
  • Hand in questions for Chap. 4
  • Read Chap. 5
  • Questions and vocab for Chap. 5

Wednesday, July 31st

  • silent reading
  • Book Talk Presentations: Ali, Amirreza, Anna, Sara, Sharon
  • Lesson 5 Vocab reading quiz
  • Discussion #3
  • Hand in Chap 3 questions
  • Review of Chap 3
  • Read Chap 4
  • Prepare role for discussion #4 tomorrow

Tuesday, July 30th

  • silent reading
  • Book Talk Presentations: Dung, Lewis, Malcom, Youbin, Taylor
  • Go over Vocab #5-5A-5D
  • Time to work on role and questions/vocab
  • Discussion #2- fill out self assessment
  • Hand in questions for Chap 2
  • Read Chap 3 and begin questions and vocab-make sure you read the vocabulary and questions before you begin.

Monday, July 29th

  • silent reading
  • Book Talk Presentations: Jerry, Dung, Vivian
  • Vocab #5-Exercises 5A-5D
  • Discussion #1- refer to rubric to score yourself on self-assessment
  • Hand in questions and vocab for Chap 1 The Pearl
  • Read Chap 2-refer to schedule for new role
  • Do role for #2 and questions and vocab for homework

Friday, July 26th

  • silent reading
  • Grammar Quiz #2
  • Vocab Quiz #1-4
  • Role assignment: discuss responses with group
  • Read Chap. 1
  • Complete role
  • Questions and vocab for Monday

Thursday, July 25th

  • silent reading
  • Go over “Warren Pryor”-homework check
  • Poetry final-use pencil for the scantron
  • Vocabulary #4-cloze writing
  • Go over Lit circle roles and expecatations
  • Background knowledge and quick write:
  • book talk presentations start next week.