Language Arts 8:15-10:15
8:15-8:45-Teacher will read with students the following article (CLICK HERE). Students will then read the article again independently at their own level. You can read with the following students at the back table in a small group while the rest of the class works independently: Angel, Jacob, Katie, Samra, Lorena, Yareli, Arthuro, Jacob, and Sammy.
8:45-9:00 As a class read the Gary Soto biography (CLICK HERE).
We have already read two Gary Soto books year. Next year you will hear the audio story “Seventh Grade” by Gary Soto.
In a Google Document I would like for you to write as much as you can about the first day of 6th grade. What do you remember? What did you feel? Who did you sit next to? What did you do at recess and lunch? Do you remember what you learned? Write this in about 2-3 paragraphs.
Now, on the same page write for me what would be the perfect first day of 7th grade? What would you wear? What would you eat? Who would you hang out with? What are your teachers like? How are the classes? Write this in about 2-3 paragraphs.
Today you will be working on the following lessons from Think Central (you must be logged in to Think Central to find them). During this block the teacher will pull Angel, Jacob, Katie, Samra, Lorena, Yareli, Arthuro, Jacob, and Sammy to the back table to help you work in Think Central and Khan Academy. You will need scratch paper to work out your problems.
-First Assignment 12/16/15
-Second Assignment 12/16/15
-You can work on Khan Academy at your level, or you can work on Ratios and Proportions (CLICK HERE)
During this block you will review the Chapter 4 Test in your book a whole class.
Teacher will walk students out to the basketball courts for P.E. Teacher will then have an hour prep.
Social Studies 2:08-2:45
In you history book, you will read and work through lesson 1 “the Nile Valley.”