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 Assignments will be posted for the week.  Be sure to check this page daily as changes for due dates may occur!
 
 
SEE GOOGLE CLASSROOM FOR ASSIGNMENTS AND PERMISSION SLIP FOR THE OUTSIDERS MOVIE 
 
Week of 4/23-4/27
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Short Story UnitShort Story UnitShort Story UnitShort Story UnitShort Story Unit
Satire PPCreate a SatireCreate a SatireCreate a SatireShare "Satire"
Satire of "Charles"or "The Satire of "Charles"or "The Satire of "Charles"or "The Satire of "Charles"or "The  
Dinner Party"Dinner Party"Dinner Party"Dinner Party" 
Satire Grade SheetHW: Work on SatireHW: Work on SatireHW: Complete Satire and print 
     
 
Week of 4/9- 4/13
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TestingTestingThe OutsidersThe OutsidersThe Outsiders
  ON REVENGERead and annotate Chap.11-12 FUNERAL
  Questionsor independent readingQuestions
     
  HW: Complete questions if   
  not done in class  
 
Week of 4/2-  4/6
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 The OutsidersEssay Evaluations
Presentation Multiple Paragraph Essay
 
 "Healing Brick City"Score based on Test rubricSelect Activity to presentPresentations of projects
 RI 1,2,3,5,6 on Friday 
 Assign on Commonlit.LIBRARY DAY
No Chromebooks- 6th grade testing
 
 Read and annotate chap.9 & 10
Read and annotate chap.9 & 10
Due Friday 
  
 
Week of 3 /19/2018
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The OutsidersPractice Test QuestionThe OutsidersPractice TestThe Outsiders
Commonlit Analysis“Self-Concept”"Hive Mind"NOTHING GOLD CAN STAY
"Herd Behavior " & Read and annotate  WHAT LOVE ISN'T
"Football Hooligans" Analytical Response  Covers same standards
Discussions and written response
    
Read and annotate Chap.3-5Read and annotate Chap.3-5Read and annotate Chap 6-8Read and annotate Chap 6-8 
Week of 3/12 
 
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Introduction to The OutsidersThe OutsidersThe OutsidersThe OutsidersPractice Test
powerpoint presentation"We Real Cool" poemRead and annotate chap. 1 &2Commonlit  
Four CornersTabletop Discussion ?'s "Herd Behavior " & 
"We Real Cool" poemSee Commonlit Unit. "Football Hooligans" 
 RL1,2,3,and 5 HW: Commonlit Questions 
HW:Commonlit Lit multiple ?'s  for "Herad Behavior" 
Week of 3/5
 
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"The Pigman""The Pigman"Analytical ResponseAnalyze practice essays- Pigman Poetry Refection
Persuasive essay -Table top questions- based onSelf-grade and peer gradecompare to samples
Elaborate, revise and edit“Fear Prompts Teens to Act Score
Impulsively” and “Stress for Pigman Poetry Refection
Success”Please Print paper
HW: Final copy of essay -3/8HW: Final copy of essay - 3/8
Week of 2/26
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"The Pigman""The Pigman""The Pigman""The Pigman""The Pigman" 
work DayWork Day 3rd period3rd Period Socratic SeminarPersuasive EssayPersuasive essay - 
 Socratic Seminar 6th and 7th 6th and 7th workday Elbaorate, revise and edit 
 period    
HW: Read and annotate HW: Read and annotate HW: Read and annotate    
Chapters 12-15Chapters 12-15Chapters 12-15HW; Elaboration of timed essay
HW: Final copy of essay - due 3/8
 
 
Common Lit. “Fear Prompts Teens to Act Impulsively” and “Stress for Success” Due 3/5
  
 
Week 0f 2/19
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No School                             No School                           "The Pigman""The Pigman""The Pigman"                              
  9-10 Radel Formative Socratic seminarSocratic seminar
  Socratic seminar  
  read articlesCreate questions with answers! 
  Create questions  
  HW: Read and annotate articles  
 
Week of 2/12
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"The Pigman""The Pigman""The Pigman""The Pigman"No School
Internal and External ConflictsChapters 9-11Chapters 9-11Table Top Discussion 
Chapters 6-8Analogies/Vocab. ActivityRead and annotate  
8 Radel Formative Read and annotate   
HW: Commonlit. Due 2/15HW: Complete AnalogiesHW:read and annotate  
for test corrections- EC
Read and annotate 9-11 due Thursday
   
 
Week of 2/5 
"The Pigman""The Pigman""The Pigman""The Pigman""The Pigman"
1 and 2 Character analysisGroup Vocabulary Chap.3-5Work Day 3rd and 6th periodThemes_Mood CheckpointWork Day
Complete presentationsFiction Prediction Chap.3-57th and IS NASA presentationRead and annotate Chap. 6-8Read and annotate
 Work Day FRAYER MODEL _Vocabulary 6-8Chapter 6-8
HW: Roots and AffixesHW: read and annotate HW: read and annotate HW: Read and annotate  
 chapters 3-5chapters 3-5Chapters 6-8 
 
Week of 1/29 -2/3
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Project Background for NovelSNOW DAY"The Pigman"Project Background for NovelProject Background for Novel
Enrichment Informative  Four CornersEnrichment Informative Presentations
Research  “The Pigman” Chapters 1-2 Create presentation- due Friday 
  Concept Checkwith outline! 
HW: Final Copy Persuasive  HW: Vocbaulary Chap. 1&2HW: Presentations and outlines Complete Chapter 1 and 2 
Essay 1/30 and Reading Chapters 1-2 Due 2/2 novel work
 
1/20/2018 
Due date for final copy of persuasive essay  will be postponed.  I want to provide an opportunity for students ask questions next week.   
Mrs. Radel 
 
1/22-  1/26
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Practice test assessment Project Background for NovelProject Background for NovelProject Background for NovelProject Background for Novel
review.Enrichment Informative Enrichment Informative Enrichment Informative Enrichment Informative
Organizer folders! papers dueResearch Research Research Research
HW: Commonlit. Paired ReadHW: Final Copy Persuasive HW: Final Copy Persuasive HW: Commonlit. Paired ReadHW: Final Copy Persuasive
"Duck and Cover.." &" Vietnam"Essay 1/30Essay 1/30"Duck and Cover.." &" Vietnam"Essay 1/30
 
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Week of 1/15- 1/20
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MLK Day - No schoolPractice AssessmentPractice AssessmentPractice AssessmentArgumentative Essay
    elaboration
  revision/edit
Reminder : rough draft is due HW: Common Lit. "The Cold War due 1/22 HW; Rough Draft by 1/19 HW; Rough Draft by 1/19Rubric
on Frida Graphic organizer due 1/17  HW: Complete elaboration
 
  
 revisions and edits
Final Copy Due 1/23 
 
Week of 1/8- 1/12
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Snow DayBracket Challenge_Last RoundCulminating Writing: Culminating Writing: Culminating Writing:
 Prompt- in classArgumentative EssayArgumentative EssayArgumentative Essay
 Justice Argumentative_ bracket Research- select topicResearchgraphic organizer
   Thesis Statements 
 HW: Common Lit. HW: researchHW: Finalize thesis statementHW: Rough draft due Thursday
 THE DAISY GIRL AD -due 1/12   
 
Week of 12/10-12/15
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Persuasive Paragraph forNEWSELA - Muslim Teen...NEWSELA - Muslim Teen...Bracket ChallengeBracket Challenge
"The Monstars Are on MapleThree Level Guide _ Muslims Prompt- writingDirectionsResearch
Street"4 corners Rubric  
Check Fiction/Prediction  Justice Argumentative_ bracket  
HW: Common Lit. HW: Common Lit. HW: Common Lit. SEE list on 12/22 
MCCARTHYISMMCCARTHYISMMCCARTHYISM  
 
Week of 12/4 - 12/ 8
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Equality Poem"The Monsters Are Due on"The Monsters Are Due onSpelling Bee - pretest Mini lesson on Opposing claim
Reciprocal Maple Street"Maple Street" and reuttal paragraph
Prejudice Poetry ArgumentFiction Prediction ChartFiction Prediction Chart
 Monsters Are Due on
Maple Street - prompt
response in class
Note 6th Period - refine Part 1Part2
argumentHW: Essential QuestionHW: Multiple Choice HW:  Complete Common Lit. 
HW: Complete class prompt
Common Lit  THE GRIFFIN
AND THE MINOR CANNON 12/8
    
 
Week of 11/27-12/1 
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IntroductionPoetryPoetryPoetryPoetry
"Greenies"Poetry ReviewThe Cold WithinThe Cold Within"The Cold Within" Formative
paper copies Author backgroundRead Two: 
HW: Common Lit-THE GRIFFIN  Read One:SIFT 
AND THE MINOR CANNON 12/8 HW: Ouizlet onStructure of the Poem/AuthorThesis statement 
Complete Class actvity  poerty terms  
 
Monday 11/20 
  • Complete classwork - Artic"They're Made out of Meat"  on Common Lit.
 Week odf 11/13- !1/17
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Analytical Essay Analytical Essay Work DayAnalytical Essay Work DayAnalytical Essay Work DayAnalytical Essay Work Day 
Theme- Justice and JudgementGraphic OrganizerRough draftElaborationRevise and Edit 
Research - find text support RubricFor each piece of evidence  
for theme of Justice and Judgement
  Create a "sandwich" introduce  
HW: Common Lit "Blue Eyed...HW: Complete graphicHW: Complete draftthe quote and then explain the
HW: Final Copy due Monday 11/20
 
Create Thesis  and find evidence in the novel for support.in your noveel - underline it or  makr with post itorganizer quote.  
 
 
Week of 11/13- 11/17
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Analytical Essay Analytical Essay Work DayAnalytical Essay Work DayAnalytical Essay Work DayAnalytical Essay Work Day 
Theme- Justice and JudgementGraphic OrganizerRough draftElaborationRevise and Edit 
Research - find text support RubricFor each piece of evidence  
for theme of Justice and Judgement
  Create a "sandwich" introduce  
HW: Common Lit "Blue Eyed...HW: Complete graphicHW: Complete draftthe quote and then explain the
HW: Final Copy due Monday 11/20
 
Create Thesis organizer quote.  
Week of 11/5-11/10
Analytical grade group essayThesis Station WorkThesis Practice3 level GuideAnalytical Essay
Read best essay - determineEvaluation of thesis statementsWrite 3 thesis statementsMillennials doubt fairness of Theme- Justice and Judgement
what elements make it effective1 Strong or Weak Thesisfor analytical essay promptsjustice system, poll findsResearch - find text support
Go over Common Assessment2 Match thesis Exit ticket - elements of a Justice and Judgement
for theme of Justice and Judgement
HW: Test CorrectionsComplete thesis statement PCstrong thesisCompare and Contrast Moved to Monday - due to Book Fair
Due 11/83 Elements of a thesis PC HW:  Complete thesisCreate Thesis statement 
 
Week of 10/30 - 11/2
 
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Canterville GhostCanterville GhostCanterville GhostThe True Confession...Common Lit Assignment
Chapter 2 and 4Chapter 5-7Questions Chapters 5-7Common Assessment Part 2
Start questions if time allowsPresentation Day for Projectsby John Godfrey Saxe
Assessment Study Guide
HW: Read Chap.4 Complete HW: review concepts for
Questions Chapters 2-4assesmentHW: Complete Classwork!
 Week of 10/23-1027
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The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...Canterville Ghost
Discussion Chapter 18-19Tone activityChapter 20 FormativeTic Tac Toe WorkdaySatire PP
Chapter 20-21 SIFTRead Chapter 22  Chapter 1
HW:Complete SIFT Chap.20-21 Focus topics belowTic Tac Toe Workday  
Common Lit- Due 10/29HW: Complete Tic Tac ToeHW: Complete Tic Tac ToeHW: Complete Tic Tac Toe HW: Chapter 1 questions
Poem "The Clock Man"due 10/27due 10/27due 10/27 
 
  • Why did they make Charlotte captain

  • Charlotte’s doubt about her return

  • Explanation to the owners of the Seahawk

  • Explanation to parents about the trip

  • Reaction by father to the journal

  • Charlotte’s final decision

Week of 10/16-10/20  LInk to Annotation Focus for Chapters 16-19
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The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...
Cornell Notes TCCD Chap. 13Chapter 13 FormativeAnalytical essay based onRead & AnnotateRead & Annotate
  Hurricane ComparisonChapters 16-17Chapters 18-19
 Chapter 14 &15 New Charlotte Change- review assessmentExit ticket Chapter 17Extra Time : Tic Tac Toe work
HW: Review events in Chap.14and Hurricane Extra Time : Tic Tac Toe workHW: Complete Chapter 19
Common Lit- Due ThursdayHW: Complete CW 14/15HW: Test Corrections due 10/19  
 
 
Week of 10/9 - 10/13
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The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...No School
Discussion chapters 11-12Station WorkStation WorkCommon Assessment  
3 Level GuideThemeThemeChapters 1-12 
 Character Static/DynamicCharacter Static/Dynamic  
 EventsEvents  
HW: Complete 3 level GuideExtra Time : Tic Tac Toe workExtra Time : Tic Tac Toe work  
Common lit. - due Thursday
HW: Read ann annotate chapter 13 -15 by Monday
   
Annotation Focus Topics for Chapters 13-15

Chapter 13

-Challenge to be part of the crew

- Advice from the crew

-Pg. 117 find the figurative language

- Reaction from the crew

Chapter 14

- Charlotte stand up to the captain

-Charlotte threatens the Captain

- Physical and emotional changes in CHarlotte

- Tension building between the Captain and Charlotte(way to punish Charlotte)

- Captain punishes Charlotte

- Charlotte’s second threat to the captain

Chapter 15

-description of the onset of the storm- what figurative lang. Is used

-Hollybrass dispute with the Captain

- Charlotte's task during the storm

- Who saves Charlotte …

- death of a sailor


 
Week of 10/2-10/6
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The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...
Analyze writing pieceComplete Box Questions 7&8Formative assessment Chap.8/9Chapter 10 TCCD_Reciprocal Read & Annotate
Revise and edit for best pieceDetails,Patterns, Big IdeaComplete Box Questions 9 Chapters 11-12
Anlytical rubric - gradeRelate Overtime, PerspectiveRules, Language of Discipline,  
 Core QuestionRelate Over Time, Ethics, HW: Complete Part 2HW: Complete Part 2
HW: Common Lit assignment Core QuestionPrediction ChartPrediction Chart
due FridayHW: Complete ClassworkHW: prediction chart for Chap 10  
 
Week of 9/25-9/29 
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The True Confession...Discussion based on FictionThe True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...
Class discussion:2 Irony, eventsPrediction chart Chapters 7-12 TCCD Fiction Prediction Chart
ONLY IN CLASS 
Writing Discussion
Check annotations 4-6Chapter 4-6 question 

Do Juvenile Killers Deserve Life   
HW: Prediction Chart Chap.9 Read and
 
  
 annotate 
Topics for annotation                                                                                                                        
Chapters 7                                  Chapter 9
Event with wood head                                      Description of the Captain
Second person?                                   The Needle "event"
Barlow’s warning /conclusion               Round Robin/Rebellion
Courting Charlotte                                Crew Quarters
Foreshadowing event                           Reveals plan to Captain

Chap .8
Daily activities
Change in relationship w/crew
Character description of Zachariah
Gift from Zachariah
How captain treats the crew
Charlotte eyes began to open to the Captain
Foreshadows trouble
 
 
Week of 9/18- 9/22 - please see daily for updates or changes! 
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The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...No SchoolThe True Confession...
Paired reading Paired readingFinish paired reading Class discussion: Irony, events
read and annotateWriting Chapter 4 Exit Ticket TCCD Read and annotate Chapter 6
    Prediction chart
HW: Chapter 4-6 Vocab.
HW:Prediction Chart column 1&2
  
HW: Prediction chart
Complete by Tuesday

 
HW:Read & Annotate Chapters 4-5
 
 
 
 WeeK of 9/11-9/15
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The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...The True Confession...
Read warning together- annotateDiscuss predictions madeChapter 1-3 & Warning ActivitiesDiscussion Chapters 1-2Chapter 3 Stretch
Read and annotate Chap. 1 *from chapter 1 and 2Chapters 1 and 2 ActivitiesChapter 3 ActivitiesMonologue
Prediction Chart Chapters 1-3 Reciprocal Questions format
and WarningTypes of Irony 
HW: Finish Chapter 1, readChapter 3/ annotate
HW: Complete Classwork  HW: Complete uo to 
& and annotate chap.2 PC chart HW: complete chapter 3 for Thurs.the monologue
 
Notes: For Annotations for chapter 1 and 2 focus on : Characters, Foreshadowing, Descriptions of the ship, and Class system -constraitns
 
Tues 9/5 Wed 9/6 Thurs 9/7 Fri. 9/8
Informative wrtingInformative wrtingThe True Confessions...Anticipation Guide 
Magazine formatBased on webquestRead articleDiscussion 
Hook Revise and edit3 level Guide_Good MannersIntroduction 
Thesis
Complete Free writeEnrichment Tic Tac Toe 
Draft
HW: Complete essay
submit in folder w/rubric

HW: Chapters 1-3 Vocab. Activities
 
  HW: Preview Chapters 1-3 VocabularyDue Wednesday


  • Review summer reading book for Friday 
  • Have parent/gaurdian complete "You Know Your Child Best" - due Friday
Thursday:  Complete Class Actiity: 6 word Memior - phrase and illustration for Friday 
 
Monday:  Complete Summer Reading Visual Journal for Wed.
Tuesday:  Complete Research for Webquest for The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle
Wednesday:  Complete presentation- be ready to present on Thursday
Thursday:  Complete brainstorm for informative "magazine article" based on research - inclass if time allows
Classwork/Homework 
 
 
 
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Canterville GhostCanterville GhostCanterville GhostThe True Confession...Common Lit Assignment
Chapter 2 and 4Chapter 5-7Questions Chapters 5-7Common Assessment Part 2
Start questions if time allowsPresentation Day for Projectsby John Godfrey Saxe
Assessment Study Guide
HW: Read Chap.4 Complete HW: review concepts for
Questions Chapters 2-4assesment
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Canterville GhostCanterville GhostCanterville GhostThe True Confession...Common Lit Assignment
Chapter 2 and 4Chapter 5-7Questions Chapters 5-7Common Assessment Part 2
Start questions if time allowsPresentation Day for Projectsby John Godfrey Saxe
Assessment Study Guide
HW: Read Chap.4 Complete HW: review concepts for
Questions Chapters 2-4assesment
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Canterville GhostCanterville GhostCanterville GhostThe True Confession...Common Lit Assignment
Chapter 2 and 4Chapter 5-7Questions Chapters 5-7Common Assessment Part 2
Start questions if time allowsPresentation Day for Projectsby John Godfrey Saxe
Assessment Study Guide
HW: Read Chap.4 Complete HW: review concepts for
Questions Chapters 2-4assesment
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Canterville GhostCanterville GhostCanterville GhostThe True Confession...Common Lit Assignment
Chapter 2 and 4Chapter 5-7Questions Chapters 5-7Common Assessment Part 2
Start questions if time allowsPresentation Day for Projectsby John Godfrey Saxe
Assessment Study Guide
HW: Read Chap.4 Complete HW: review concepts for
Questions Chapters 2-4assesment
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Introduction to The OutsidersThe OutsidersThe OutsidersThe OutsidersPractice Test
powerpoint presentation"We Real Cool" poemRead and annotate chap. 1 &2Commonlit
Four CornersTabletop Discussion ?'s"Herd Behavior " &
"We Real Cool" poemSee Commonlit Unit."Football Hooligans"
RL1,2,3,and 5HW: Commonlit Questions
HW:Commonlit Lit multiple ?'sfor "Herad Behavior"
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Novel/MovieTic Tac Toe BoardTic Tac Toe BoardTic Tac Toe BoardTic Tac Toe Board
Visual Journal - Select a Directions Work DayWork DayWork Day
scene to compare First Tic Tac Toe Due
Write a summary!
HW: Visual Journal Due 5/24HW: Visual Journal Due 5/24HW: Visual Journal Due 5/24
Gifted Training
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Memorial DayTic Tac Toe BoardTic Tac Toe BoardShort StoryPresentations
Work DayTest Day- The OutsidesRay Brad Bradberry interviewTic Tac Toe - second project
Author Study
Workday if needed- for final
project
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