Language Arts
***Please note:  As of January 2, 2017, all assignments will be posted on Google Classroom.  See our class page for upcoming projects, assessments, and homework assignments.  

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Week 12/12-16:  Sign into Google Classroom for all future assignments. The final draft of the Prologue/Epilogue assignment is due on Wednesday, December 14. You must turn the assignment in electronically on our Google Classroom.  All period 2 students are in the Google Classroom, but Period 1 students must sign in using the code: 82p7yq





Week 12/2-12/9

Monday: Period 2: Sign into our Google Classroom, click on Epilogue/Prologue assignment, and share your Google doc with mfrancis@fairlawnsds.org and cjaffe@fairlawnsds.org.  Here is the class code:  91fsjn3

Friday:  Period 1: Sign into our Google Classroom.  The classroom code is: 82p7yq



Week of 11/28-12/2

MondayClick here to access a quizlet created by a student for the "Sorry, Wrong Number" quiz. 

Tuesday:Click here to access a quizlet created by a student for the "Sorry, Wrong Number" quiz. 

Wednesday:  Revise and edit your Billy Weaver paragraph. Please staple both rubrics to the back of the rough draft and staple the final draft on top. Study for your quiz on Friday.

Thursday: Study for the quiz tomorrow!

Friday: Don't forget to revise and edit your Billy Weaver paragraph. Staple the final draft on top, then the rough draft with my comments, and then the two rubrics. It is due on Monday!



Week of 11/21-11/25

Monday:  Choose three adjectives to describe Mrs. Stevenson in "Sorry, Wrong Number"; we will work on the chart in class tomorrow. Also, don't forget to bring in materials/donations for the Walk-a-thon!

Tuesday-Wednesday: NO HW




Week of 11/14-11/18

Monday:  Write the rough draft of the Billy Weaver paragraph.
Tuesday:  Revise and edit your paragraph on Billy Weaver. Print a copy to bring to class. 
Wednesday: Finish the vocabulary for "Sorry, Wrong Number" and add comments to the Walk-a-thon Google doc. We will discuss this on Friday!

Thursday: Finish reading "Sorry,Wrong Number"; we will read it aloud in class. Perod 1: iDon't forget to add to our Google doc. Click here for the link: 
https://docs.google.com/a/fairlawnsds.org/document/d/1s7qEWC6jorOZxz2QN7lf2AVfL7ftysp86RZZQUg6Xyo/edit?usp=sharing


Friday:
 Answer questions 1-7



Week of 10/31-11/4
Monday:  Study for Wednesday's quiz on "The Landlady" (vocabulary +comprehension)
Tuesday: "The Landlady" quiz is tomorrow, Wednesday, November 2
Study for the quiz tomorrow.
-Click here for the answer key to the questions we went over in class today
answers to the focus questions forLL.docx
-Click here for the vocabulary words: Vocabulary for Landlady.doc
Wednesday: 
No homework. Study for your other tests/quizzes this week!
Thursday: No homework. Study for your other test/quizzes this week!
Friday: No homework. 




Week of 10/24-10/28
Monday: no HW
Tuesday: Finish "The Landlady" vocabulary
Wednesday: No Homework
Thursday: No Homework
Friday: Finish reading "The Landlady". Quiz on "The Landlady" will be on Wednesday, November 2 (vocabulary + comprehension)




Week of 10/17-10/21

Complete IR Project by Friday, October 21, 2016


Week of 10/10-10/14

Monday: Go to noredink.com for the grammar activities for this week. There are five activities that are due on Friday, October 14. 
                The password for period 1 is: c7kwadvc
The password for period 2 is:  83hf8v4h
Tuesday: Make sure to finish your IR book by Friday. Plan accordingly.
Wednesday: NO SCHOOL
Thursday: Finish your IR book by tomorrow! Don't forget to complete the noredink assignment!
Friday: Make sure you have finished your IR book. You must have at least 10 vocabulary words and 10 facts filled out on your graphic organizer by Friday, October 14. 
The noredink.com activities should be completed!




Week of 10/3-10/7

Monday: NO SCHOOL
Tuesday: NO SCHOOL
Wednesday: Continue reading your IR book. You must be done reading by October 14, 2016
Thursday Continue reading your IR book. You must be done reading by October 14, 2016
Friday: Make sure you are at least half way done with your IR book. You must have at least 5 vocabulary words and 5 facts filled out on your graphic organizer by Monday, October 10. 


Week of 9/19-9/23:

Monday:
1.  Finish summary of "Raymond's Run". Use the outline to help you.
 "Raymond's Run" by Toni Bambara is a tale about ____________________. The main characters are: ______________________________________________.  The setting is________. To begin, ____________. Then, ______________. After that, ___________. So, ____________. As a result, ______________. Therefore, _____________________. 

2. Quiz: Thursday on "Raymond's Run" by Toni Cade Bambara. Study your six vocabulary words, review your summary, and go over the questions we did in class.  Click here for an electronic copy of the text: https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=ZnJpc2NvaXNkLm9yZ3xpbGE4fGd4OjFjZWYxN2ZjN2UyNjM3ODg

Tuesday
1. Select a non-fiction book by Friday, September 23. Please sign the IR permission slip!

2. Quiz: Thursday on "Raymond's Run" by Toni Cade Bambara. Study your six vocabulary words, review your summary, and go over the questions we did in class. Click here for an electronic copy of the text: https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=ZnJpc2NvaXNkLm9yZ3xpbGE4fGd4OjFjZWYxN2ZjN2UyNjM3ODg

3. Vocabulary words:  prodigy, clutch, liable, crouch, relay, and sidekick

Wednesday:

1. Select a non-fiction book by Friday, September 23. Please sign and return the IR permission slip.

2. Quiz: Thursday on "Raymond's Run" by Toni Cade Bambara. Study your six vocabulary words, review your summary, and go over the questions we did in class. Click here for an electronic copy of the text: https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=ZnJpc2NvaXNkLm9yZ3xpbGE4fGd4OjFjZWYxN2ZjN2UyNjM3ODg

3. Vocabulary words:  prodigy, clutch, liable, crouch, relay, and sidekick


Thursday:  Select a non-fiction book by Friday, September 23. Please have a parent sign  the IR permission slip.

Friday: Bring your IR book to class every day next week.






Weeks of 9/6-9/16: 

Assignments:

1. Supplies due: Thursday, September 8, 2016

2. My Phone project due: Monday, September 12, 2016

Thursday: Write a summary of "Raymond's Run". This is due on Tuesday, September 20.  Use this outline to help you write:


 "Raymond's Run" by Toni Bambara is a tale about ____________________. The main characters are: ______________________________________________.  The setting is________. To begin, ____________. Then, ______________. After that, ___________. So, ____________. As a result, ______________. Therefore, _____________________.