Week 3 August 19-23

Monday, August 19, 2013

  • Students will take the Beginning-of-Year test on Pearsonsuccessnet.com. This test is a baseline test that will help provide valuable information regarding students' strengths and weaknesses.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

  • The teacher will continue modeling and instructing students on Foreshadowing, Plot, and Making Inferences through the excerpt “Occupation:  Conductorette” from I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou.
  • The student will complete selected pages in their All In One Workbooks.
  • The student will complete exercises related to Active and Passive Voice in the Grammar Workbook and the State Test Prep Workbook . 

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

  • The teacher will continue modeling and instructing students on Foreshadowing, Plot, and Making Inferences through the excerpt “Occupation:  Conductorette” from I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou.
  • The student will complete selected pages in their All In One Workbooks
  • The student will complete exercises related to Active and Passive Voice in the Grammar Workbook and the State Test Prep Workbook. 

?Thursday, August 22, 2013

  • The student will complete the Selection Test on excerpt “Occupation:  Conductorette” from I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou. 
  • In small groups, students will analyze expository texts, reading and understanding a feature article and newsletter. 
  • The student will complete a pre-assessment to determine knowledge of ambiguous pronouns. 

Friday, August 23, 2013

  • Students will complete the Test Practice: Reading quiz in the textbook.
  • The teacher will introduce the new selections:  "Marion Anderson: Famous Concert Singer" by Langston Hughes and "Tepeyac" by Sandra Cisneros. 
  • The student will complete pronoun exercises in the Grammar Workbook and the State Test Prep Workbook. 
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