September 29 - October 3

September 29, 2014

  • The teacher will introduce the Reading Skill: Make Inferences, the Literary Analysis concept: Setting, and the selection vocabulary.
  • Students will read the short story “There Will Come Soft Rains” by Anton Chekhov.
  • Students will answer the Critical Thinking Questions and complete the After You Read Activities.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

  • The teacher will review the Reading Skill: Make Inferences, the Literary Analysis concept: Setting, and the selection vocabulary.
  • Students will complete the All-in-One and Readers Notebook workbook activities for the short story.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

  • The teacher will review the Reading Skill: Make Inferences, the Literary Analysis concept: Setting, and the selection vocabulary.
  • Students will complete the Open Book Test for the short story.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

  • The teacher will review students for the test.
  • Students will complete the test and enrichment and/or remediation activities.
  • Students will complete the Writing Assignment in the textbook (if time permits - may be assigned for homework).

Friday, October 3, 2014

  • Students will analyze texts to extend ideas.
  • Students will analyze expository texts, reading and understanding a technical article and a news release.
  • Students will complete the After You Read activities and the Timed Writing Prompt.