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Today’s Classes and Tonight’s Homework – 12/18/18

ELA AGENDA:

Begin reading Chains

  • On Thursday we will have an Accountable Talk discussion on Chapter I –  Chapter  VIII (pages 1-52).  You will have class time today and class time tomorrow (after Word Work) to work on getting this reading done

HISTORY AGENDA:

Turn in Battle Maps and paragraphs

1.) Treaty of Paris EDPuzzle (linked in your Google Docs)

2.) Finish Reading Notes 7 (Study Guide)

3.) Practice States and Capitals

HOMEWORK

ELA:  Word Work due tomorrow

History:  Review states and capitals for game tomorrow (you have to do it in under 3 minutes to avoid the quiz on Friday); Study for test on Chapters 6 and 7 (Declaration of Independence AND The American Revolution) on THURSDAY, 12/20/18.  Here is a  STUDY GUIDE (you have one linked in your Google Classroom as well).

Today’s Classes and Tonight’s Homework – 12/17/18

ELA AGENDA:

1.) Turn in Open Responses

2.) New Seats

3.) Open Journal

4.) New Circles (just for today)

5.) Agenda Books

HISTORY AGENDA:

1.) Decoding Warm-up

2.) WGOITW w/Mr. O’Brien

3.) Sea Warfare in the Revolution

4.) Review Sheet

5.) Agenda Books

HOMEWORK:

ELA:  None due tomorrow; Word Work due Wednesday

HISTORY:  Battle Map due tomorrow

**States and capitals for time on Wednesday, 12/19!**

**Chapter 6 & 7 (Declaration of Independence and the American Revolution) Test Thursday, 12/20**

Today’s Classes and Tonight’s Homework – 12/14/18

ELA AGENDA

1.) Final Lit. Circle Meeting

2.) Summarizer

3.) Open Responses

4.) Agenda Books

HISTORY AGENDA:

All Battle Maps, All Day!

Directions Clarified:

Follow the directions to write about your three battle choices.  Valley Forge WAS NOT a battle!  For your Valley Forge paragraph, just tell me what it was AND its importance to the Americans during the Revolutionary War.

HOMEWORK:

ELA:  Open responses due Monday

History:  Battle Maps due Tuesday

Today’s Classes and Tonight’s Homework – 12/13/18

ELA AGENDA:

1.) Go over rubrics

2.) Open Responses

3.) Agenda Books

HISTORY AGENDA:

1.) Hand backs galore

2.) Battle Map

3.) Agenda Books

HOMEWORK:

ELA:  Finish literature circle book for Friday, 12/14

History:  None

Today’s Classes and Tonight’s Homework – 12/12/18

ELA AGENDA:

1.) Word Work presentations

2.) Rubric hand out and discussion

3.) Open responses and conferencing

4.) Agenda Books

HISTORY AGENDA:

1.) American Revolution Video part 3

2.) Chapter 7 Reading Check and discussion

3.) Battle Map intro.

4.) Agenda Books

HOMEWORK:

ELA:  Sparkle Words and Finish Lit. Circle book for Friday

HISTORY:  Two Geography Challenges – pages 98 and 99 (Key Battles of the American Revolution and Battle of Yorktown)

  • Do on a piece of paper in your binder
  • Write the heading (in the purple section down the side of your book) and the page number and UNDERLINE IT
  • Answer each question IN COMPLETE SENTENCES using part of the question in your answer
    • EXAMPLE:
      • Question:  Identify four interesting details on this map.
        • Exemplar Answer Starter:  Four interesting details on this map are…
      • Question:  In which region(s) – New England Colonies, Middle Colonies or Southern Colonies – did the key battles of the American Revolution take place?
        • Exemplar Answer Starter:  The key battles of the American Revolution took place in…
  • Skip lines in between each answer