Ms. Svensen's Class

Daily Agenda

Wednesday, 2/14/18

Word of the Day

  • none

Agenda

  • Argument Benchmark Essay

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 3/2: Entire Genre Wheel
  • Presidents Day Fri - Mon No School

Tuesday, 2/13/18

Word of the Day

  • none

Agenda

  • Argument Benchmark Essay

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 3/2: Entire Genre Wheel
  • Presidents Day Fri - Mon No School

Monday, 2/12/18

Word of the Day

  • none

Agenda

  • Argument Benchmark Essay

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 3/2: Entire Genre Wheel
  • Presidents Day Holiday Weekend Fri - Mon No School

Friday, 2/9/18

Word of the Day

  • excerpt

Agenda

  • Pit Bulls
  • Hebrew Kingdoms

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Today: VBM #17
  • Due Fri, 3/2: Entire Genre Wheel

Thursday, 2/8/18

Word of the Day

  • duplicity

Agenda

  • Pit Bulls
  • Hebrew Kingdoms

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 2/9: VBM #17
  • Due Fri, 3/2: Entire Genre Wheel

Wednesday, 2/7/18

Word of the Day

  • cadence

Agenda

  • Pit Bulls
  • Hebrew Kingdoms

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 2/9: VBM #17
  • Due Fri, 3/2: Entire Genre Wheel

Friday, 12/1/17

Word of the Day

  • cadence

Agenda

  • Pit Bulls
  • Hebrew Kingdoms

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 2/9: VBM #17
  • Due Fri, 3/2: Entire Genre Wheel

Friday, 12/1/17

Word of the Day

  • deft

Agenda

  • Compass
  • Mesopotamia Study Guide
  • Mesopotamia Unit Test

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes

Thursday, 11/30/17

Word of the Day

  • commend

Agenda

  • Analysis
  • Mesopotamia

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Thursday, 11/30: Study Guide sections Chapters 3 and 4
  • Due Friday, 12/1: VBM #10
  • Due Friday, 12/1: Mesopotamia GRAPES Poster
  • Friday, 12/1: Mesopotamia Unit Test

Wednesday, 11/29/17

Word of the Day

  • bias

Agenda

  • Creative Writing
  • Mesopotamia

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Thursday, 11/30: Study Guide sections Chapters 3 and 4
  • Due Friday, 12/1: VBM #10
  • Due Friday, 12/1: Mesopotamia GRAPES Poster
  • Friday, 12/1: Mesopotamia Unit Test

Tuesday, 11/28/17

Word of the Day

  • accessible

Agenda

  • Digitize Journal
  • Mesopotamia

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Thursday, 11/30: Study Guide sections Chapters 3 and 4
  • Due Friday, 12/1: VBM #10
  • Due Friday, 12/1: Mesopotamia GRAPES Poster
  • Friday, 12/1: Mesopotamia Unit Test

Monday, 11/27/17

Agenda

  • Journal
  • Mesopotamia

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Thursday, 11/30: Study Guide sections Chapters 3 and 4
  • Due Friday, 12/1: VBM #10
  • Due Friday, 12/1: Mesopotamia GRAPES Poster
  • Friday, 12/1: Mesopotamia Unit Test

Friday, 11/17/17

Agenda

  • 6th Grade Olympics!
  • Have a great Thanksgiving Break!

Thursday, 11/16/17

Agenda

  • Benchmark Informational Essay
  • Mesopotamia

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Friday: 6th Grade Olympics
  • Next Week: Thanksgiving Break

Wednesday, 11/15/17

Word of the Day

  • wistful

Agenda

  • Benchmark Informational Essay
  • Mesopotamia

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Friday: 6th Grade Olympics
  • Next Week: Thanksgiving Break

Tuesday, 11/14/17

Agenda

  • Benchmark Informational Essay
  • Mesopotamia

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Friday: 6th Grade Olympics
  • Next Week: Thanksgiving Break

Monday, 11/13/17

Word of the Day

  • veto

Agenda

  • Benchmark Informational Essay
  • Mesopotamia

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due today: Vocabulary Bookmark #9
  • Due today: ALL missing Trimester 1 work

Thursday, 11/9/17

Word of the Day

  • unwitting

Agenda

  • Benchmark Informational Essay
  • Mesopotamia
  • Last Day of Trimester 1

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Monday, 11/13: Vocabulary Bookmark #9
  • Due Monday, 11/13: ALL missing Trimester 1 work
  • Friday: observed holiday for Veteran's Day, no school

Wednesday, 11/8/17

Word of the Day

  • tacit

Agenda

  • RoboBees Informational Essay: Color Coding and Details
  • Mesopotamia: Study Guide Ch. 3 and 4
  • Compass Learning: How-to for ELA

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Monday, 11/13: Vocabulary Bookmark #9
  • Due Monday, 11/13: ALL missing Trimester 1 work
  • Thursday, 11/9: Last Day of Trimester 1
  • Friday: observed holiday for Veteran's Day, no school

Tuesday, 11/7/17

Word of the Day

  • signify

Agenda

  • RoboBees Informational Essay
  • Mesopotamia: Study Guide Ch. 3 and 4

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Monday, 11/13: Vocabulary Bookmark #9
  • Due Monday, 11/13: ALL missing Trimester 1 work
  • Thursday, 11/9: Last Day of Trimester 1
  • Friday: observed holiday for Veteran's Day, no school

Monday, 11/6/17

Word of the Day

  • raze

Agenda

  • RoboBees Informational Essay
  • Mesopotamia: Study Guide Ch. 3

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Monday, 11/13: Vocabulary Bookmark #9
  • Thursday, 11/9: Last Day of Trimester 1
  • Due Monday, 11/13: ALL missing Trimester 1 work
  • Friday: observed holiday for Veteran's Day, no school

Friday, 11/3/17

Word of the Day

  • qualify

Agenda

  • RoboBees Informational Essay
  • Mesopotamia: GRAPES

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due today: Vocabulary Bookmark #8

Thursday, 11/2/17

Word of the Day

  • plucky

Agenda

  • RoboBees Informational Essay
  • Mesopotamia: GRAPES

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 11/3: Vocabulary Bookmark #8

Wednesday, 11/1/17

Agenda

  • Research Questions

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 11/3: Vocabulary Bookmark #8

Tuesday, 10/31/17

Agenda

  • Research Questions

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 11/3: Vocabulary Bookmark #8

Monday, 10/30/17

Word of the Day

  • ouster

Agenda

  • Research Questions

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 11/3: Vocabulary Bookmark #8
  • Halloween/Black & Orange Spirit Day Tomorrow!

Friday, 10/27/17

Word of the Day

  • niche

Agenda

  • Deconstructing Prompts

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due today: Vocabulary Bookmark #7

Thursday, 10/26/17

Word of the Day

  • mandatory

Agenda

  • Deconstructing Prompts

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/27: Vocabulary Bookmark #7

Wednesday, 10/25/17

Word of the Day

  • leery

Agenda

  • Deconstructing Prompts

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/27: Vocabulary Bookmark #7

Tuesday, 10/24/17

Word of the Day

  • keen

Agenda

  • Deconstructing Prompts

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due today: Conference Evaluations
  • Due Fri, 10/27: Vocabulary Bookmark #7

Monday, 10/23/17

Word of the Day

  • jangle

Agenda

  • Close Reader
  • Mesopotamia

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Tue, 10/24: Conference Evaluations
  • Due Fri, 10/27: Vocabulary Bookmark #7

Friday, 10/20/17

Conferences 7:00 - 11:00

Thursday, 10/19/17

Conferences 10:30 - 4:00, 5:00 - 8:00

Wednesday, 10/18/17

Minimum Day, Conferences 1:00 - 4:00

Word of the Day

  • integrity

Agenda

  • Early Humans Test

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/27: Vocabulary Bookmark #7

Tuesday, 10/17/17

Word of the Day

  • guzzle

Agenda

  • Conference Practice
  • Study Guide

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/27: Vocabulary Bookmark #7

Monday, 10/16/17

Word of the Day

  • fawn (verb)

Agenda

  • Conference Folders
  • Study Guide

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/27: Vocabulary Bookmark #7

Friday, 10/13/17

Word of the Day

  • encore

Agenda

  • Book Chat
  • Study Guide

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due : Vocabulary Bookmark #6
  • Due : Book Chat

Thursday, 10/12/17

Word of the Day

  • dainty

Agenda

  • Academic Summary Quiz
  • Study Guide

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/13: Vocabulary Bookmark #6
  • Due Fri, 10/13: Book Chat

Wednesday, 10/11/17

Word of the Day

  • civil

Agenda

  • Academic Summary Quiz
  • Book Club
  • Study Guide

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/13: Vocabulary Bookmark #6
  • Due Fri, 10/13: Book Chat

Tuesday, 10/10/17

Word of the Day

  • bliss

Agenda

  • Academic Summary
  • Study Guide

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/13: Vocabulary Bookmark #6
  • Due Fri, 10/13: Book Chat

Monday, 10/9/17

Word of the Day

  • bellow

Agenda

  • Annotation
  • Study Guide

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/13: Vocabulary Bookmark #6
  • Due Fri, 10/13: Book Chat

Friday, 10/6/17

Word of the Day

  • aerie

Agenda

  • Book Club
  • Circle

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due today: Vocabulary Bookmark #5

Thursday, 10/5/17

Word of the Day

  • yore

Agenda

  • Annotation
  • Early Man

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/6: Vocabulary Bookmark #5

Wednesday, 10/4/17

Agenda

  • The Subject
  • Hunters and Gatherers

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/6: Vocabulary Bookmark #5

Tuesday, 10/3/17

Word of the Day

  • whet

Agenda

  • Annotation
  • Library
  • Early Man

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/6: Vocabulary Bookmark #5

Monday, 10/2/17

Word of the Day

  • vent (verb)

Agenda

  • Assembly
  • Book Club
  • Early Man

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 10/6: Vocabulary Bookmark #5

Friday, 9/29/17

Word of the Day

  • unkempt

Agenda

  • Quiz
  • Book Club
  • Early Man

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due today: Vocabulary Bookmark #4

Thursday, 9/28/17

Word of the Day

  • titan

Agenda

  • Plot Diagram
  • Early Man

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/29: Vocabulary Bookmark #4

Wednesday, 9/27/17

Word of the Day

  • scoff

Agenda

  • Main Idea/Text Features
  • Book Club
  • Early Man

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/29: Vocabulary Bookmark #4

Tuesday, 9/26/17

Word of the Day

  • ravine

Agenda

  • Main Idea/Text Features
  • Plot Diagram
  • Early Man

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/29: Vocabulary Bookmark #4

Monday, 9/25/17

Word of the Day

  • quibble

Agenda

  • DLR
  • Academic Summary
  • Early Man

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/29: Vocabulary Bookmark #4

Friday, 9/22/17

Word of the Day

  • pert

Agenda

  • Academic Summary
  • Plot Diagram

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due today: Vocabulary Bookmark #3

Thursday, 9/21/17

Word of the Day

  • melody

Agenda

  • DLR
  • Academic Summary

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/22: Vocabulary Bookmark #3

Wednesday, 9/20/17

Word of the Day

  • linger

Agenda

  • DLR
  • Book Club
  • Academic Summary

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/22: Vocabulary Bookmark #3

Thursday, 9/14/17

Word of the Day

  • immune

Agenda

  • DLR
  • Organization
  • Lascaux Cave

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/15: Vocabulary Bookmark #2

Coming Up

  • BVMS Spirit Day tomorrow!

Wednesday, 9/13/17

Word of the Day

  • homonym

Agenda

  • DLR
  • Preview Statement
  • Lascaux Cave

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/15: Vocabulary Bookmark #2

Tuesday, 9/12/17

Word of the Day

  • giddy

Agenda

  • DLR
  • Preview Statement
  • Lascaux Cave

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/15: Vocabulary Bookmark #2

Monday, 9/11/17

Word of the Day

  • faze

Agenda

  • DLR
  • Preview Statement
  • Patriot Day: The Constitution
  • Your Island

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/15: Vocabulary Bookmark #2

Tuesday, 9/5-Friday, 9/8

Agenda

  • MAP Testing: Reading and Language
  • Geography

Thursday, 8/31/17

Word of the Day

  • dawdle

Agenda

  • DLR
  • Word of the Day
  • Vocabulary Bookmark
  • Letter

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/1: Vocabulary Bookmark #1

Coming Up

  • Back to School Night: 8/31/17 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, 8/30/17

Word of the Day

  • celebrity

Agenda

  • DLR
  • Word of the Day
  • Text Types/Features
  • Textbook Scavenger Hunt

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/1: Vocabulary Bookmark #1

Coming Up

  • Back to School Night: 8/31/17 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Tuesday, 8/29/17

Word of the Day

  • bovine

Agenda

  • DLR
  • Vocabulary Bookmark
  • Textbook Scavenger Hunt
  • WEB Activity 2:25 p.m.

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/1: Vocabulary Bookmark #1

Coming Up

  • Back to School Night: 8/31/17 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Monday, 8/28/17

Word of the Day

  • appropriate (verb)

Agenda

  • DLR
  • Word of the Day
  • Vocabulary Bookmark
  • Textbook Scavenger Hunt

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 9/1: Vocabulary Bookmark #1

Coming Up

  • Back to School Night: 8/31/17 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Friday, 8/25/17

Agenda

  • DLR Quizlet #1
  • Black & White Portrait
  • Textbook Scavenger Hunt

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 8/25: All About Me Poster

Thursday, 8/24/17

Agenda

  • DLR
  • Book Sort
  • Resource Journals
  • Textbook Scavenger Hunt

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 8/25: All About Me Poster and iPad Contract

Wednesday, 8/23/17

Agenda

  • Daily Language Review
  • Class Rules!
  • iPad Contract

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 8/25: All About Me Poster and iPad Contract

Tuesday, 8/22/17

Agenda

  • Fundraiser Assembly
  • Warmup
  • Class Rules!
  • Library

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 8/25: All About Me Poster
  • AM only: Fundraiser orders in by 9/8

Monday, 8/21/17

Agenda

  • Warmup
  • Class Rules!
  • Eclipse Myths

Homefun

  • Daily: Read 30 minutes
  • Due Fri, 8/25: All About Me Poster

Friday, 8/18/17

Agenda

  • Welcome to 6th Humanities!
  • WOW! Week of Welcome Activities!

Thursday, 8/17/17

Agenda

  • Welcome to 6th Humanities!
  • WOW! Week of Welcome Activities!

Wednesday, 8/16/17

Agenda

  • Welcome to 6th Humanities!
  • WOW! Week of Welcome Activities!