Weekly Assignments

Monday, October 5

Vocabulary quiz

Book fair video

Homework: Worksheet 1 (Capitalization Practice)


Tuesday, October 6

Go over vocabulary quizzes

Create website


Wednesday, October 7

Common/proper nouns, p. 195

Nouns activity

Online review of nouns


Thursday, October 8

MAP Language Test


Friday, October 9

Exercise 6, 7, and 10, p. 196


Monday, Sept. 28

-Practice Essays

-Fill out study organizer

Click here to see the notes that will be on the test.

Review for test


Tuesday, Sept. 29

Play game/Review for test


Wednesday, Sept. 30

Unit 1 Test


Thursday, Oct. 1

Go over tests

Vocabulary review


Friday, Oct. 2

No School: Collaboration Day

Monday, Oct. 5

Vocabulary quiz

Start Websites 


Monday, Sept. 21

Tuesday, Sept. 22

MAP Reading tests


Wednesday, Sept. 23

Correct WS 91 & online activity

Hand in wanted posters

Read "Should Kids Do Extreme Sports?" 

Do vocabulary sheet and answer questions (Due Monday)

Thursday, Sept. 24

Outdoor Education Day


Friday, Sept. 25

No School


Monday, Sept. 14

Discuss Online

Homework: Worksheet 6 (Cross-curricular connection)

Tuesday, Sept. 15

Read “The Cat Who Thought She Was a Dog”

Homework: Vocab ½ sheet & questions


Wednesday, Sept. 16

Computer agreements

Correct homework

Discussion Groups

Homework: Story Map


Thursday, Sept. 17

Read "The Highwayman"



Friday, September 18

Interactive online activity

Continue work on posters

Homework: Worksheet 91 (Vocabulary Practice)/Wanted Poster--draw or print (in color) a picture of The Highwayman and describe him (due Wednesday)


Monday, Sept. 7

No School


Tuesday, Sept. 8

4 Areas of substantive conversation

Trial Fishbowl

Discuss Article


Wednesday, Sept. 9

Read "All Summer in a Day"

Homework: Worksheet 86


Thursday, Sept. 10

Correct worksheet 86


Discuss questions appointment style 


Friday, Sept. 11

Similes, Metaphors, & Personification 

Figurative language sheet

Read "A Day's Wait"


Monday, August 31

-Share Dr. Love Activities

-"Seventh Grade" Four-Square

-Discuss Point of View

Tuesday, Sept. 1

Collect About Me Papers

Read/Listen to "Oranges"

Homework: Turn the poem into a comic strip. It must be colored.

 Wednesday, Sept. 2

Discuss literary elements of "Oranges"

Compare/Contrast "Oranges" and "Seventh Grade"

Thursday, Sept. 3

Watch Sample Discussions

Discuss four areas of substantive conversation: critically thinking, contributing, connecting, & concluding

Create a Google Doc about your area

Friday, Sept. 4

Journal Entry

Read "Why Are Your Clothes so Cheap?"

Monday, August 24

Namecards/seating chart


Partner Matching

Homework: Get expectations sheet signed

Tuesday, August 25

Collect expectations

About You Sheet/Pictures

Journal Entry

Who Are You?

Notes--Unit 1

Wednesday, August 26

-Collect Expectations sheet

-Go to lab: -Review use of Google Docs

-Go over photo booth

-Type biographical info. (It's due Tuesday.)

Thursday, August 27

Continue work on biography. (It's due Tuesday.)

Pass out books

 Read "Seventh Grade", p. 114

Friday, August 28

Discuss "Seventh Grade"

Dr. Love Activity


Angie Kurt-Sconsa,
Jan 7, 2013, 9:13 AM