Mind Bender Monday - Idiom Practice
RACES Response - practice w/partner
Unit 4 Greek and Latin Roots - roots, root meaning, and 10 words; PowerPoint
Summative - 10/19 Units 3 & 4 Greek and Latin Roots - STUDY each night!
Learning Target - I CAN cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Novel Study continues - Flush by Carl Hiaasen
Wednesday Warm-up - Silent Reading; Research states that readers have a stronger vocabulary. "Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader."
Chapter 16 Comprehension Completion
Reviewed - Greek & Latin Roots (units 3&4) Practice 4A-4D
Thursday - Informational Text; We read a terrific article on Manatees. This slow-moving mammal is also known as 'the sea cow'.
Our protagonist in our novel, Flush, just ran into a sleeping manatee during his escape from danger.
Research Activity - due 10/23
Writing - Narrative Outline due 10/22
Warm-up; How long does it take to foram a habit?
Chapter 17 - Reading
Summative - Units 3&4 Greek and Latin Roots