Tuesday, May 23, 2017

BLUE Tues. May 23 & GOLD Wed. May 24

1. Agenda Reminders
~Last IR Assignment due Tuesday, May 30
~Research Speech due and present June 1st/2nd
2. Story Presentation?
3. Research Speech
    Research / Read / Notes / Start Writing in Lab
    Look for at least two sub points for your topic
4. Exit Note for Research Speech
5. Last IR Assignments

Thursday, May 18, 2017

BLUE Friday, May 19 & GOLD Monday, May 22

1. Agenda Reminders
~Got book? Finish by May 24!
~Research Speeches May 30/31
~Last IR Assignment due May 26th
~Any 8th Grade Speeches?? :)
1. Any Story Presentations? (SL)
2. Research Speech!
    Brainstorming (W)
    Assignment Sheet/Rubric
4. Last Vocabulary Notes/Challenge (L)

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

BLUE Wed. May 17 & GOLD Thurs. May 18

1. Agenda Reminders 
    ~Finish IR book by May 24
    ~Bring book next class!!
    ~8th grade speeches being accepted through Friday
    ~Short Story Poster & Presentation today
2. Poster Presentations
    Listener Notes 

Monday, May 15, 2017

BLUE Mon. May 15th & GOLD Tues. May 16th

Image result for project due next class

1. Agenda Reminders
~Read your book by May 24th! Assignment TBA
~8th Grade Speeches due tomorrow/Wed
~Story Round Up Poster & presentation due next class\
~Assembly schedule today!
~math SBA next door - shhhhh
~Homeroom tomorrow = Core 2
2. Finish poster!
    Library Lab available if need be

Thursday, May 11, 2017

BLUE Thurs. May 11 & GOLD Fri. May 12

1. Agenda Reminders
~Story Round-Up Poster/Presentation due May 17/18
~8th Grade Speech Draft due May 16
~Last day for T3 work May 30 (check Powerschool)
2. Story Round Up
    Work Time / Computer Lab Time

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

BLUE May 9 & GOLD May 10

1. Agenda Reminders
~Finish IR book by May 24th
~8th Grade Speech Assignment?!
~Summer Writing Camp
2. Short Story Round Up
    Reread Story / Make sure to have thorough notes
    Work time for poster
        Computer Lab next class (except Core 2)

Thursday, May 4, 2017

BLUE Friday, May 5 & GOLD Monday, May 8

1. Agenda Reminders
~Read your "last" IR book by May 24
~8th Grade Speech? :) due May 16
~Last day for Late T3 Work May 30 
~Summer Writing Camp!
2. Daily Writing
3. Short Story Round Up!
    Introduction of Project
    Groups - Review and Choose Story
    Read story independently?

Daily Writing Prompt:
In six or more sentences, tell about the IR book you're reading - What is it? Why'd you pick it? How far are you? What's it about? What do you think so far? What's good about it? What's not so good? Etc.