Unit 2: The Power of Power

Week of 9/28

Essential Questions

  • Why is my voice valuable to the world around me?

  • How can I use my voice to understand the world around me?

Coming Soon

Animal Farm by George Orwell

The 1st six weeks will end on October 2nd. We will be reading Animal Farm by George Orwell in the 2nd six weeks. I wanted to let you know ahead of time to start acquiring this book. I also encourage you to check out the Book Xchange box in our school library to see if you might obtain a copy there.


You need a copy of the book in class on Monday, 10/5

Monday, 9/28

Children's Story

Everything you need to know!

In Class:


Skills of Focus:

  • Theme
  • Writing Process

Homework:

  • 30 minutes of Membean this week - 120 minutes between 9/8 and 10/2
  • Membean Quiz Friday
  • Bring Animal Farm to class Monday

Tuesday, 9/29

In Class:

  • SSR
  • Plot Diagram Check
  • Children’s Story Text


Skills of Focus:

  • Plot


Homework:

  • 30 minutes of Membean this week - 120 minutes between 9/8 and 10/2
  • Membean Quiz Friday
  • Bring Animal Farm to class Monday
Big image

Wednesday, 9/30

In Class:

  • SSR
  • Children’s Story Text


Skills of Focus:

  • Plot
  • Characterization
  • Character Development


Homework:

  • 30 minutes of Membean this week - 120 minutes between 9/8 and 10/2
  • Membean Quiz Friday
  • Bring Animal Farm to class Monday
Big image

Thursday, 10/1

In Class:

  • SSR
  • Children’s Story Text


Skills of Focus:

  • Plot
  • Characterization
  • Character Development


Homework:

  • 30 minutes of Membean this week - 120 minutes between 9/8 and 10/2
  • Membean Quiz Friday
  • Bring Animal Farm to class Monday

Friday, 10/2

Indoor Pep Rally!


In Class:

  • Membean Vocabulary Quiz
  • Children’s Story Text Check


Skills of Focus:

  • Vocabulary Development
  • Writing Process


Homework:

  • Bring Animal Farm to class Monday