Monday, January 23, 2017

Today I will.....
finish my book report.
So I can.....
present it to the class.
I'll know I have it when.....
I have shown the genre, characters, and summary in my book report.






History:
Read this question and think of the answer!

The main purpose of the settlers of Jamestown was to~
A.  practice their own religion.
B.  study the plants and animals.
C.  plant new crops.
D.  make a profit for the Virginia Company of London.

Homework:
card quiz tomorrow - vocab boxes due tomorrow


TOC: p. 73 key events of the Rev. War notes

1.  study note cards for 5 minutes
2.  finish last poster in gallery walk
3.  use graphic organizers to complete 1/2 of note page
4.  exit ticket






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Friday, January 20, 2017

Writing:
Homework: None


Today I will.....
complete my editing sheet and work on my book report.
So I can.....
show the class what my Cynthia Rylant book is about! 
I'll know I have it when.....
I have created a book report that I am proud of!




History:
Read the question and think of the answer!

Plymouth, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts Bay were all.....
A.  Colonies founded for political reasons.
B.  Colonies founded for religious reasons.
C.  Colonies founded for economic reasons.
D.  Colonies founded for social reasons.

Homework:  vocab boxes due Tuesday; card quiz Tuesday

TOC:
p. 71 US1.6b Rev. War Events

p. 72 US1.6b "                        "


1.  Weekly Review
2.  Review Declaration of Independence cards
3.  Group activity - 4 major events of the Revolutionary War.
4.  Exit Ticket







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Thursday, January 19, 2017

Writing:
We have guidance today!


History:
Read this question.  Be ready to discuss!

Puritans, who left the Church of England, established which colony to avoid religious persecution?
A.  Jamestown
B.  Massachusetts Bay
C.  Pennsylvania
D.  Georgia

Homework:
vocab boxes due Tuesday

card quiz Tuesday

TOC:
p. 70 US1.6b D.O.I notes


1.  study note cards for 5 minutes
2.  watch quick Brain Pop video about the D.O.I 
3.  complete page 70 in binder
4.  watch "Too Late to Apologize"
5.  exit ticket








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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Today I will.....
create a book report.
So I can.....
describe my Cynthia Rylant book to the class.
I'll know I'll have it when....
I have created my book report.




Read this question and think about the answer.
The colony of Georgia was settled by~
A.  Separatists from the Church of England.
B.  debtors seeking economic freedom.
C.  Quakers wanting to practice their religion freely.
D.  stockholders from the Virginia Company of London.

Homework:
vocab boxes due Tuesday

cards quiz Tuesday

1.  Check homework
2.  Complete Mid Year Assessment











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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Writing: 
Homework:  None

Today I will....
complete task cards about double negatives.
So I can.....
understand how to avoid using them in my sentences.
I'll know I have it when.....
I complete my task cards correctly.











History:
Answer this question in your head! Be ready to discuss.

Plymouth Colony was settled by -
A.  debtors seeking economic freedom.

B.  separatists seeking religious freedom.
C.  separatists looking for wealth and riches.
D.  Quakers wanting to practice their religion freely.


Homework:   
1. finish and color cartoons
2.  vocab boxes due Tuesday.
3.  card quiz Tuesday.

TOC: 
p. 65 US1.6 Vocab Boxes
p. 66 US1.6 "                   "
p. 67 US1.6 "                   "
p. 68 US1.6a Proclamation of 1763
p. 69 US1.6a Proc. of 1763 Picture

1.  Cut out new cards
2.  Work on cartoons for 5 minutes 
3.  Work with a partner to write a summary.
4.   Create picture of the Proclamation of 1763











Friday, January 13, 2017

Writing:
Homework:  None


Today I will.....
complete an editing sheet for a grade.
So I can...
review and edit sentences.
I'll know I have it when....
I complete it with a grade of 70% or higher.

1.  Editing sheet
2.  continue working on journal entry from yesterday - what did you do over your snow-cation?








History:
Homework:
none


TOC:  
p. 64 US1.6a Colonial Dissatisfaction

1.  Turn in old note cards
2.  Complete a set of notes with a group
3.  Exit Ticket












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Thursday, January 12, 2017

Writing:
Today I will.....

revise and edit sentences.
So I can.....
make sentences look and sound better.
I'll know I have it when.....
I correctly fix the sentences.






Welcome Back! I hope you enjoyed your SNOW DAYS!!! I did : ) 

Homework:  None

TOC:  None

1.  I will complete my test from Friday - I will read quietly if it is finished.
2.  Once EVERYONE has finished their test, we will work on cartoon assignment from last week.









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