Mrs. Towery's Weekly Update

February 22nd - 26th

This Week's Hot Topics

  • Reading- Character Interactions
  • Math- Angles of a Circle
  • Science- The Rock Cycle
  • Social Studies- European Rule on Florida
  • Writing- Informative & Opinion Practice

STUDENTS NEED TO HAVE THEIR OWN HEADPHONES OR EARBUDS!!

Important Dates


23rd- FSA Night in Cafeteria, 5:30pm

26th- Quarter Clothing Sale in Cafeteria, 6:00-7:30pm

FSA Writing is on Tuesday, March 1st

As you know, the FSA ELA Writing assessment is approaching quickly. For this assessment, students will be given 120 minutes to read 3-4 sources, and then write a 4+ paragraph essay on the given topic. They may either be required to write an informational piece or an opinion piece.


If you would like to see some samples of the FSA ELA Writing from last year, please go to the following link: http://www.fsassessments.org/resources/#1-2


As always, thanks for your support!


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Week 23

  1. disagree
  2. disbelieve
  3. discomfort
  4. disconnect
  5. discredit
  6. disfavor
  7. dislocate
  8. disprove
  9. disrespect
  10. distaste
  11. strand
  12. stream
  13. strike
  14. string
  15. strong

Due on Friday

Math

PB pg. 205(intro), 207, 209 (front and back)


Spelling

Practice on spellingcity.com/ATowery


Writing

Read passage sets on "Clutter" and write an essay giving your opinion on whether clutter is sometimes okay or you should always be neat.