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Weekly Assignments

October 22-26
*Plans are subject to change.*

8th
Mon: Write Elegy due at the end of class
Tues: Write couplet due at the end of class
Wed: Quiz over Poetry (matching) Start "The Giver"
Thurs: Introduction to "The Giver" Read Ch. 1-2
Fri: Spelling Test Read Ch. 3-5 QUIZ MONDAY

7th
Mon: Start Where the Red Fern Grows Ch. 1-2
Tues: Ch. 3-4
Wed: Activity
Thurs: Student-led conference preparation
Fri: Spelling Test

6th
Mon: How to write a paragraph
Tues: Setting the Tone
Wed: RAFTS 3
Thurs: Dialogue
Fri: Spelling Test Work on adding dialogue to rough draft Rough Draft due Monday

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October 15-19
*Plans are subject to change.*

8th
Mon: Ode
Tues: Lyric
Wed: Ballad
Thurs: Epic
Fri: Sonnet/ Spelling Test

7th
Mon: Review
Tues: Review
Wed: Chapter Test
Thurs: Student-led conference preparation
Fri: Begin "Where the Red Fern Grows" Spelling Test

6th
Mon: Brainstorming
Tues: Creating the Lead
Wed: RAFTS 2
Thurs: Small Groups
Fri: Spelling test/ mentor text

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October 8-12
*Plans are subject to change.*

8th
Monday: Begin Poetry Notes
Tuesday: Acrostic
Wednesday: ABC Poetry
Thursday: Concrete Poetry
Friday:Concrete Poetry Spelling Test

7th
Monday: Auxiliaries
Tuesday: Principal Parts of Verbs
Wednesday: Review
Thursday: Present, Past, Future tenses
Friday: Perfect Tenses Spelling Test

6th
Monday: Tuck Everlasting Video
Tuesday:  Narrative Writing-Ideas
Wednesday: Finding a Topic
Thursday: RAFTS 1 
Friday: Small groups/grammar Spelling Test/Compare and Contrast Essay due on turnitin.com
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October 1-5
*Plans are subject to change.*
No spelling test this week.

8th
Mon: Rough Draft due
Tues: Brochure (in class project)
Wed: Brochure (in class project)
Thurs: Brochure (in class project)
Fri: Brochure due (in class project)/Final draft due by 8am to turnitin.com

7th
Mon: Rough Draft due
Tues: Word Origins
Wed: Word Origins
Thurs: Word Origins
Fri:Word Origins/ Final draft due by 8am to turnitin.com

6th
Mon: Reading Guide due/Study guide/Start final project
Tues: Review/Final project
Wed: Comprehension Test/ Final project
Thurs: Vocab Test/Final Project
Fri:Final Project due
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September 24-28
*Plans are subject to change.*
No spelling test this week.

8th
Mon: Mentor Text/Work on lead
Tues: Lead due for persuasive essay
Wed: RAFTS 3
Thurs: Mentor Text Reading log due/ rough draft due Monday
Fri: No school

7th 
Mon: Mentor Text/Work on lead
Tues: Lead due for expository essay
Wed: RAFTS 3
Thurs: Mentor Text Reading log due/ rough draft due Monday
Fri: No school

6th
Mon: Vocab #3 Ch. 21-22
Tues: 23-24
Wed: 25-Epilogue
Thurs: Review/quiz Monday
Fri: No school
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September 17-21
*Plans are subject to change.*

8th
Monday: Research Day/Planner due tomorrow
Tuesday: Creating the Lead
Wednesday: RAFTS/Conventions
Thursday:Small Group Work
Friday: Spelling Test/Reading Log due

7th 
Monday: Research Day
Tuesday:Creating the Lead
Wednesday:RAFTS/Conventions
Thursday: Small Groups
Friday:Spelling Test/Reading Log due

6th
Monday: Ch. 9-12 Due
Tuesday: Ch 13-14 due
Wednesday: Ch. 15-20
Thursday: Review
Friday: Quiz over Ch. 9-20
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September 10-14
*Plans are subject to change.*

8th
Mon: Differentiated Groups
Tues: Mentor Text Assign Topic
Wed: Individual Conferences
Thurs: Organization/Creating the Lead
Fri: Spelling Test/Reading Log Creating the Lead

7th
Mon: Differentiated Groups
Tues: Mentor Text Assign Topic
Wed: Individual Conferences
Thurs: Organization/Creating the Lead
Fri: Spelling Test/Reading Log Creating the Lead

6th
Mon: Ch 3-6 due
Tues: Ch. 7-8 due; review for quiz
Wed: Ch 1-8 Quiz and reading guide due
Thurs: Ch. 9-10
Fri: Ch. 11-12
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September 4-7
*Plans are subject to change.*

8th
Tues: Main Idea/Synthesizing; Spelling list
Wed: Ideas
Thurs:RAFTS
Fri: Small group work/Spelling Test

7th
Tues: Main Idea/Synthesizing; Spelling list
Wed: Ideas
Thurs:RAFTS
Fri: Small group work/Spelling Test

6th
Tues: Main Idea/Synthesizing
Wed: Vocabulary Pre-test for Tuck Everlasting/ANticipatory Guide
Thurs: Vocab Ch. 1-8 Read Ch. 1-2
Fri: Review Ch. 1-2 Read Ch. 3-4
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August 27-31
**Plans are subject to change.**

All classes are still reviewing material this week.

Monday: Word Choice/ Pass out spelling list
Tuesday: Sentence Fluency
Wednesday: Conventions/ Questioning/Predicting
Thursday: Making Connections/Visualizing
Friday: Spelling Test/ Main Idea

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August 20-24
**Plans are subject to change.**

All classes are reviewing material at this point. 

Monday: What is a Rubric?
Tuesday: Ideas
Wednesday: Organization
Thursday: Word Choice
Friday: Sentence Fluency Spelling Test/Vocab Test
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