September 28 - October 1

Monday, September 28, 2015

  • 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 29, 2015

  • 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.
  • Students will complete the Open Book Test for the short story.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

  • The teacher will review the Reading Skill: Make Inferences, the Literary Analysis concept: Setting, and the selection vocabulary.
  • The students will complete the weekly test. 

Thursday, October 1, 2015

  • 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 test practice reading from the textbook.

Friday, October 2, 2015

  • The teacher will introduce the skills: comparing narrators' points-of-view and developing vocabulary. 
  • The students will read the short story "One Thousand Dollars" by O. Henry.
  • The students will answer comprehension questions as they read.