A Peek At Our Week

January 11-15


*This Wednesday is the Reading Benchmark Test. An email will be sent with detailed information regarding the testing and schedule.*

Reading journals are due this week.


  • Literary Devices
  • Test Talk- Media Literacy/Test-Taking Strategies
  • Word Meaning
  • Test Talk- Word Meaning

Language Arts/Writing

*This week there is a Revising and Editing Checkpoint on Thursday, January 14th.*


Literary Essay

  • Studying Characters
  • Finding and Testing Central Ideas
  • Evidence to Support

Social Studies


*Research one important figure from the American Revolution

*Create a Tagexdo word cloud- Technology Project*


Students were assigned new words last week. This week they will:

  • Complete three word work activities in class
  • Take the Spelling Test on Friday, January 15th

(Words are uploaded on my website under Spelling)

Upcoming News/Classroom Events

There is reading homework due this week.

1/11- Fit Girls Forms due (It begins on the 18th)

1/13- Reading Benchmark Test

1/15- Spelling Test

1/15- End of the 2nd Marking Period

1/18- No School- holiday

1/25- Report Cards sent home

1/28- Homeroom Class Picture