Monthly Archives: April 2015

April 28, 2015

Agenda:

1. Read Poetry

2. Select 2-3 Poems to Include in Poem In Your Pocket Day Item

3. Begin Creating Something for Poem In Your Pocket Day

Homework:

1. Read Civil War Novel and Complete Dialectical Journals #6-10 plus Literature Circle Role Sheet (due Friday, May 1st)

April 27, 2015

Agenda:

1. Log-In to Shmoop

2. Complete ELA Literacy Segmented Assessment Claims 2 & 3

3. Continue Reading Civil War Novel and Working on Dialectical Journals #6-10

Homework:

1. Read Civil War Novel and Complete Dialectical Journals #6-10 and Literature Circle Role Sheet due Friday, May 1st

April 23, 2015

Agenda: Literature Circle Meeting #1

  1. Discussion leader leads discussion (5 min)
  2. Each person shares their role sheet (10 min)
  3. Fill out Timeline for first reading section (15 min)
  4. Turn in role sheets
  5. Evaluate group members participation (10 min)
  6. Collect evaluations
  7. Distribute new role sheets
  8. Continue reading novel

Homework:

1. Read Civil War Novel and Complete Dialectical Journals #6-10 and Literature Circle Role Sheet (due Friday, May 1st)

April 22, 2015

Agenda:

1. Log-In to Shmoop

2. Complete Literacy Segmented Assessment Claim 1 Part 2

3. Continue Reading Civil War Novel and Working on Dialectical Journals/Literature Circle Role Sheet

Homework:

1. Read Civil War Novel and Complete Dialectical Journals #1-5 and Literature Circle Role Sheet (due tomorrow)

April 21, 2015

Agenda:

1. Log-In to Shmoop

2. Complete Literacy Segmented Assessment Claim 1 Part 1

3. Continue Reading Civil War Novel and Working on Dialectical Journals

Homework:

1. Read Civil War Novel and Complete Dialectical Journals #1-5 and Literature Circle Role Sheet (due Thursday, April 23rd)

April 17, 2015

Agenda:

1. Present Scranimals Poetry Project and Collect

2. Review Dialectical Journals Requirements

3. Continue Reading Civil War Novel and Working on Dialectical Journals

Homework:

1. Read Civil War Novel and Complete Dialectical Journals #1-5 plus Literature Circle Role Sheet (due Thursday, 4/23)

April 16, 2015

Agenda:

1. Civil War Novel Book Talk

2. Choose Civil War Novels and Start Reading

3. Meet in Literature Circle Groups

4. Divide Book Up for Meetings

5. Choose Roles for First Meeting and Future Meetings

Homework:

1. Scranimals Poetry Project due tomorrow (Be ready to present!)