Ms. Gonzalez's Reading Newsletter

December 4, 2015

News Flash

We are collecting Box Tops through 12/10.

Please send in empty egg cartons for a game after finals.

RTWC #18 is due NEXT FRIDAY.

Week of Final Exams: Monday & Friday are regular days.

1st Period Final Exam will be on Tuesday, 12/15.

4th Period Final Exam will be on Wednesday & Thursday, 12/16 & 12/17 since this period will be shorter.

The final exam will cover Main Idea, Story Elements, Inferences & Author's Purpose

GRADE RECOVERY IS STILL AVAILABLE THROUGH THE END OF THE SEMESTER!!

Want to see your child's grades?

Please find the live link at the bottom of this newsletter which will take you directly to the website.

Curriculum Updates

1st Period- We are done reading Out of My Mind. Our new novel is Escaping the Giant Wave which will be a novel study. We will have a quiz after each 3 chapters consisting of vocabulary and comprehension. Students are encouraged to review skills for the final exam.


4th Period- We are finishing Out of My Mind. Upon completion, we will begin our novel study of Escaping the Giant Wave. We will have a quiz after each 3 chapters consisting of vocabulary and comprehension. Students are encouraged to review skills for the final exam.

Upcoming Dates

December 18th- Last Day of Semester I

December 21st- January 1st- Winter Break

January 4th & 5th - Teacher Workdays--students off

January 6th- First Day of Semester II