Today we started our class by doing our spelling bee. After that the students take their time and filled in all of their literature club paperwork
Today students had a chance to answer their Edmodo group questions in class, and start studying for their Spelling Bee which will take place next Monday. The received a sample of the 450 words that will be in play at the bigger Spelling Bees. I cannot post the list to the web due to copyright rules.
Step 1) With this list of words, students will start their studying by writing each of the words three times each.
Step 2) Students will select 10 words to write the definition of the word.
Step 3) Students will select 10 words to create a good sentence that demonstrates their understanding of the word.
Due Monday 12/15/2014.
Take this quiz and take it serious while you are taking it. This will be due by Friday, but the sooner you take it, the sooner you are done.
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Today students did their Literacy Club readings and took notes using their Reading Strategies Cards. I also had the small Group Captains post their selected questions to their captains reading groups and have them ready to post on Tuesdays and Thursdays to their own groups.
Today students started by writing a narrative in the mystery genre. Students needed to finish at least a page of writing. Due tomorrow.
Next students broke into their novel groups and read chapter 7 and 8. After discussing the focus questions students were reminded that focus questions need to be answered via Edmodo by midnight tomorrow.
Today in class students broke into their novel groups, and then proceeded to read chapter five and chapter 6. After that they discuss the questions that were going on at Edmodo. Questions will need to be answered by midnight tomorrow night