Past homework

Homework: Thursday, April 17: 

ELA: 
Prep-to-read: Complete - test on ch. 5 tomorrow
GLR day 2 - entire front of sheet

History:
Thieves due tomorrow - test on ch. 12 tomorrow
Essay 2 prewrite

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test: Friday
Reading test Friday: Recent poems (see PtR packet for the list)
Reading test: Chapter 5 Tuesday




Homework: Tuesday, April 15: 

ELA: 
Prep-to-read: All questions related to "I Hear..." and "I, Too"
Grammar 77-78

History:
GR 12-5

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test: Friday
GLR: wk 27 test Wednesday
Reading test Friday: Recent poems (see PtR packet for the list)



Homework: Monday, April 14: 

ELA: 
GLR day 3
Prep-to-read: All questions related to "O Captain! My Captain!"

History:
John Brown Biography

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Quiz 12-4 tomorrow
History test: Thursday
GLR: wk 27 test Wednesday



Homework: Thursday, April 10: Don't forget: Eighth grade end-of-the-year 
materials are due tomorrow

ELA: 
LH 55
GLR day 2
Color sonnets due Friday

History:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History 12-3 will be given to the HR as class work tomorrow
Grammar ch. 10 tomorrow




Homework: Wednesday, April 9: Don't forget: Eighth grade end-of-the-year 
materials are due Friday

ELA: 
LH 53-54: ABC only
GLR cards
Color sonnets due Friday

History:
Ch. 11 Thieves revisions due tomorrow, quiz tomorrow on 12-3

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History 12-3 quiz tomorrow
Grammar ch. 10 Friday




Homework: Monday, April 7: 

ELA: 
LH 51
GLR day 2
Color sonnets due Friday

History:
GR 12-2, quiz tomorrow

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
none




Homework:  Friday, April 4: All homework due Monday - Don't forget about your 
Compare and Contrast essay, due Monday: One page, typed, and double spaced.

ELA:  
Prep-to-read: first page and all questions on the back re: "On the 
Grasshopper and the Cricket"
Compare-contrast essay: Casey at the Bat and Beowulf 

History:
Students not attending the field trip will complete the Civil War packet as 
an alternate activity

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
none




Homework:  Wednesday, April 3: 

ELA:  
GLR day 1, wk 26
LH 49

History:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History quiz 12-1 tomorrow




Homework:  Tuesday, April 1: 

ELA:  
Beowulf and Casey Venn diagrams and charts

History:
GR 12-1

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR cumulative test Wednesday



Homework:  Monday, March 31: 

ELA:  
LH 41
Prep to read packet (includes prep to read and selection reading focus with 
two summary paragraphs)

History:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Reading test: Casey and Beowulf tomorrow
GLR cumulative test Wednesday



Homework:  Wednesday and Thursday, March 26 and 27: Book reports due this 
Friday. Bring in your book any time before then.

*** This homework is due on Friday for both HR and SW***

ELA:  
Vocab dev and semantic maps 
Book reports

History:
GR 11-4; get going on yout Thieves.  Quiz on Friday

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test Friday
GLR test tomorrow (Thursday for HR)



Homework:  Tuesday, March 25:  Book reports due this Friday.  Bring in your 
book any time before then.

ELA:  
GLR sheets done for week 25
LH grammar sheet 41

History:
none; get started studying for ch. 11 and completing thieves notes for ch. 11-
4

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test Friday
GLR test tomorrow (Thursday for HR)




Homework:  Wednesday, March 12:

ELA:  
GLR cards
LH grammar sheet

History:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Quiz 11-2 History Thursday
Quiz 11-3 Friday




Homework:  Tuesday, March 11:

ELA:  
GLR day 3 (sheet complete)

History:
Thieves 11-1 and 11-2
GR 11-2

Upcoming project due dates:

History poster/flipbook project: March 7
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR test tomorrow, week 24
Quiz 11-2 History tomorrow
Quiz 11-3 Friday






Homework:  Thursday, March 6:

ELA:  
GLR day 2
LH 32-33

History:
Project due tomorrow 

Upcoming project due dates:

History poster/flipbook project: March 7
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 



Homework:  Wednesday, March 5:

ELA:  
GLR cards
LH 29

History:
Guided reading 11-1

Upcoming project due dates:

History poster/flipbook project: March 7
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 



Homework:  Monday, March 3:

ELA:  
GLR day 3
Grammar packet - test tomorrow will be open notes

History:
Guided reading packet - test tomorrow will be open book/notes

Upcoming project due dates:

History poster/flipbook project: March 7
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test, ch. 10 tomorrow
Grammar test: Agreement - tomorrow
GLR - Wednesday



Homework:  Wednesday, February 27:  Rain is in the forecast!  Consider 
bringing a lunch tomorrow in case we have to eat in the class room (due to 
the weather and the musical in the MPR).

ELA:  
GLR day 2
Prep to read: Sam McGee parts only (up to 19)

Complete classwork (retelling) if not done already

History:
Continue working on project - make some progress tonight - don't fall behind!

Upcoming project due dates:

History poster/flipbook project: March 7
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Sam McGee/Dying Cowboy test delayed - Monday





Homework:  Wednesday, February 26:  Rain is in the forecast!  Consider
bringing a lunch tomorrow in case we have to eat in the class room (due to the
weather and the musical in the MPR).

ELA: 
GLR cards
Paul Revere card mini-project

History:
Continue working on project - make some progress tonight - don't fall behind!

Upcoming project due dates:

History poster/flipbook project: March 7
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
(see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests:
Sam McGee and the Cowboy test Friday



Homework:  Tuesday, February 25:  Picture day is tomorrow

ELA:  
LH 20
Work on Paul Revere's Ride card, due Thursday


History:
Continue working on project

Upcoming project due dates:

History poster/flipbook project: March 7
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR wk 22 Wednesday




Homework:  Monday, February 24:  

ELA:  
GLR day 3
One page response to the article of the week

History:
Continue working on project

Upcoming project due dates:

History poster/flipbook project: March 7
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR wk 22 Wednesday



Homework:  Thursday, February 20:  

ELA:  
Ch. 5 reading notes, up to but not including the Skills in Action section on 
the back of the packet

History:
Vocabulary activity (all - these can have more than one answer)

Upcoming project due dates:

History poster/flipbook project dates TBA
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 7th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 



Homework:  Wednesday, February 19:  

ELA:  
GLR cards, week 21

History:
GR 9-3

Upcoming project due dates:

History poster/flipbook project dates TBA
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 7th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Test GLR wk 21 Thursday



Homework:  Tuesday, February 18: 

ELA: 
Ch. 4 Literary focus packet
LH 15
Review pp. 464-469 for tomorrow's chapter 4 test

History:
GR 9-2

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
(see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 7th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests:
Test: ch 4 ELA tomorrow
Test GLR wk 21 Thursday




Homework:  Wednesday, February 12:  

ELA:  
GLR day one cards

History:
Thieves 9-1

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 7th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Test: Ray Bradbury stories : early next week


Homework:  Monday, February 10:  Bring your Thursday folder back tomorrow!

ELA:  
LH 101

History:
Thieves for chapter 8 due tomorrow

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 7th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test: chapter 8: Tuesday
Grammar test: types of sentences: Tuesday



Homework:  Thursday, February 6:  Book reports are due tomorrow. 

ELA:  
Vocab dev + semantic maps

History:
Study guide: complete everything before the main ideas

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 7th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test: chapter 8
Grammar test: types of sentences: Tuesday


Homework:  Wednesday, February 5:  Book reports are due this Friday. 

ELA: 
Prep-to-read: first section (pre-reading)

History:
Study guide: complete everything before the main ideas

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
(see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 7th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests:
Monday: History test: chapter 8
Grammar test: types of sentences: Tuesday 


Homework:  Tuesday, February 4:  Book reports are due this Friday. 

ELA:  
LH worksheet - Simple or Compound Sentences

History:
Thieves 8-4

Get started on your study guides!  History test will be early next week

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 7th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 



Homework:  Monday, February 3:  Book reports are due this Friday. 

ELA: 
GLR day 3 (back)
Prep to read: Steam Rising

History:
Guided reading 8-4


Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
(see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 7th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests:
Steam Rising selection standards test tomorrow


Homework:  Thursday, January 30: 

ELA:  
GLR day 2 (front)
Vocab dev. + semantic maps

History:
Guided reading 8-3


Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: February 7th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Grammar test: Clauses - postponed to tomorrow



Homework:  Wednesday, January 29: 

ELA:  
GLR cards

History:
Thieves 8-2


Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Grammar test: Clauses - Thursday




Homework:  Tuesday, January 28: 

ELA:  
GLR EC (crossword)
Prep to read: Raymond's Run - all of page three, including the 4-6 sentence 
response

History:
GR 8-2


Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR Wednesday
Raymond's Run Wednesday
Grammar test: Clauses - Thursday



Homework:  Monday, January 27:

ELA: 
GLR day three (back)
Prep to read: Raymond's Run - all of page two and the first question on page 
three

History:
Thieves 8-1


Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
(see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests:
GLR Wednesday
Raymond's Run Wednesday
Grammar test: Clauses - Thursday


Homework:  Thursday, January 23: Field trip permission slips and donation 
money due tomorrow for the Museum of Tolerance trip

ELA:  
GLR day two (front)

History:
MLK, Jr. "found" paragraph extra credit opportunity (optional)



Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 



Homework:  Wednesday, January 22: 

ELA:  
GLR cards

History:
8-1 guided reading


Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 





Homework:  Tuesday, January 21: 

ELA:  
Vocabulary development for Raymond's Run

GLR back, week 18


History:


Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR test tomorrow



Homework:  Thursday, January 16:

ELA: 
GLR day one

History:
Study guide main ideas 9-12

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
(see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests:
History test ch.7 Friday



Homework:  Wednesday, January 15: Don't forget to bring in your Thursday 
folder if you haven't already done so!

ELA:  
GLR cards, week 18


History:
GR 7-3
Study guide main ideas 5-8 + Essay 1

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Tell-tale Heart Thursday
History Quiz 7-3 Thursday
History test ch.7 Friday



Homework:  Tuesday, January 14:

ELA:  
GLR day 3 (back)
Tell-tale Heart notes - Selection Standards Check (skip final paragraph)

History:
Thieves 7-2
Study guide main ideas 1-4

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR Wednesday
Tell-tale Heart Wednesday
History Quiz 7-3 Thursday
History test ch.7 Friday




Homework:  Thursday, January 9:

ELA:  
GLR day 2 (front)
Tell-tale Heart vocabulary 

History:
Study guide vocabulary and VIPEAEtc sections

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 



Homework:  Wednesday, January 8:

ELA:  
GLR cards
Chapter 4 notes

History:
Complete take-home quiz 7-1

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 



Homework:  Tuesday, January 7:

ELA:  
GLR week 16, day three (back)
Grammar: LH 76

History:
GR 7-1

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR wk. 16 Wednesday



Homework:  Monday, January 6: Don't forget to bring progress reports back 
signed tomorrow.

ELA:  
GLR week 16, day two (front)

History:
Thieves 7-1, complete (-S, which will be done in class tomorrow)

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR wk. 16 Wednesday




Homework:  Monday, December 16:

ELA: 
Grammar: Test homework odds
Switch class: Complete class work for A Christmas Carol, Stave 2
Home room: Complete class work for A Christmas Carol, Stave 1

History:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
(see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests:
Weeks 1-15 cumulative GLR test Wednesday
Grammar test, phrases, tomorrow
A Christmas Carol Comprehension test Thursday


Homework:  Thursday, December 12: Book reports are due tomorrow.

ELA:  
Dickens class work if not complete
Book report

History:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Weeks 1-15 cumulative GLR test Wednesday





Homework:  Tuesday, December 10: Book reports are due on Friday, December 13.

ELA:  
Appositives sheet
GLR extra credit due (optional) - test tomorrow

History:
Thieves notes will be turned in tomorrow.  Make sure they are complete!

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test tomorrow



Homework:  Monday, December 10: Book reports are due on Friday, December 13.

ELA:  GLR sheet (back)
Chapter 3 vocabulary review
Reading test, ch. 3 tomorrow

History:
Complete the study guide; test postponed to Wednesday

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test Wednesday



Homework:  Friday, December 6: Book reports are due on Friday, December 13.

ELA:
none

History:
Study guide: Main ideas 5-8 and essay number 1

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Chapter 3 reading test - next week
Selection standards check test: Friday
History test Tuesday



Homework:  Thursday, December 5: Book reports are due on Friday, December 13.
Tomorrow is the last day of Operation Gift Box.  Students are encouraged to 
bring in small new toys or small personal hygiene items (toothbrushes, etc.) 
to help fill a box for less fortunate girls and boys by Friday.

ELA:
GLR day one
Prep to read for In Response..., complete the back side of the sheet

History:
Study guide: VIPs 7-12 and main ideas 1-4

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Chapter 3 reading test - next week
Selection standards check test: Friday
History test Tuesday



Homework:  Wednesday, December 4: Book reports are due a week from Friday 
(December 13).
This Friday is the last day of Operation Gift Box.  Students are encouraged 
to bring in small new toys or small personal hygiene items (toothbrushes, 
etc.) to help fill a box for less fortunate girls and boys by Friday.

ELA:
GLR cards (don't forget the pictures)
Prep to read for camp harmony, RSF 1-3, LSF 1, 2, 4, 5

History:
Study guide: VIPEA section

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Chapter 3 reading test - next week
Selection standards check test: Friday
History test Tuesday



Homework:  Monday, December 2: Book reports are due a week from Friday 
(December 13).
This Friday is the last day of Operation Gift Box.  Students are encouraged 
to bring in small new toys or small personal hygiene items (toothbrushes, 
etc.) to help fill a box for less fortunate girls and boys by Friday.

ELA:
Grammar: LH 70
GLR EC (optional): quiz tomorrow

History:
Thieves 6-2: I, E, V, E
Study guide: Vocabulary (all) and VIPs 1-6

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR - Wednesday
Chapter 3 reading test - next week
Selection standards check test: Friday
History test Tuesday





Homework:  Monday, December 2: Book reports are due a week from Friday 
(December 13)

ELA:
GLR sheet (back) week 14
Vocab development + maps (use the example format)

History:
Guided reading 6

Other: History test and book reports coming soon.

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR - Wednesday
Chapter 3 reading test - next week
Selection standards check test: Friday


Homework:  Thursday, November 21.  

ELA:
GLR sheet (front) week 14

History:
Complete Lewis and Clark project.  
Continue to review for cumulative quiz tomorrow.

Other: See below for Friday's tests

Minimum day tomorrow, followed by a week off  for Thanksgiving break

Upcoming project due dates:

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Cumulative quiz, history ch. 1-5
Reading test: Recurring themes: Friday



Homework:  Tuesday, November 18.  

ELA:
GLR cards: don't forget to include your icons/pictures on each card.  
Grammar 68/9

History:
Begin Lewis and Clark project.  It will be turned in Friday.
Continue to review for cumulative quiz Friday.

Other: See below for Friday's tests

Minimum day this Friday, followed by a week off  for Thanksgiving break

Upcoming project due dates:

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Cumulative quiz, history ch. 1-5
Reading test: Recurring themes: Friday



Homework:  Monday, November 17.  

ELA:
GLR sheet (back)
Chapter 3 vocabulary development with semantic maps (complete on the back of 
the Prep-to-read packets)

History:
6-1 Guided reading

Other: Cumulative quiz, chapters 1-5 in history this Friday (open notes)
Minimum day this Friday, followed by a week off  for Thanksgiving break

Upcoming project due dates:

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR week 12 Wednesday
Cumulative quiz, history ch. 1-5



Homework:  Thursday, November 14.  

ELA:
GLR sheet (front)

History:
Optional: Complete extra credit assignment (up to 2 points test EC)

Other: 

Upcoming project due dates:

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 



Homework:  Wednesday, November 13.  

ELA:
GLR cards (remember: pictures instead of definitions)

History:
Study Guide: "Know" 7-12 + essay 2 prewrite
Review chapter 5 - re-read chapters in preparation for tomorrow's test
Complete Thieves class work if unfinished

Other: History test tomorrow

Upcoming project due dates:

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Projected ch. 5 test date: Thursday 11/14



Homework: Thursday, November 7.  

ELA:
GLR week 12, day 2 (front of page)
Chapter 3 notes page 2

History:
Begin study guide entries (leave 3 pages in your notebooks for Thieves 5-3).  
Do the vocabulary (all) and VIPs 1-5.

Other:

Upcoming project due dates:

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Projected ch. 5 test date: Thursday 11/14




Homework: Monday, November 4.  

ELA:
"Embarrassed" writing
Review for tomorrow's reading test (p. 178-187)
GLR day 2

History:
Complete Thieves 5-2 (I, E, V, and E only)

Other: Bring in your fundraiser white slip for extra credit in ELA

Upcoming project due dates:

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Reading:  chapter 2 (TUE)
History: Quiz 5-2 (TUE)




Homework: Wednesday, October 30.  

ELA:
Grammar LH 95 (Subject complements)
Flashcards for week 11 roots

History:
GR 5-2

Other: 

Upcoming project due dates:

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History quiz 5-1 tomorrow



Homework: Tuesday, October 29. 

ELA:
Grammar LH 94 (Direct/indirect objects)

History:
Thieves 5-1: Complete the class work (do everything except the reading 
strategy)
Quiz 5-1 tomorrow

Other: GLR cumulative test coming tomorrow: Study all your cards

Upcoming project due dates:

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
(see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests:
GLR cumulative test (weeks 1-10) Wednesday
History quiz 5-1 tomorrow



Homework: Monday, October 28.  

ELA:
Vocabulary development + semantic maps (stapled)

History:
GR 5-1

Other: GLR cumulative test coming Wednesday: Study all your cards

Upcoming project due dates:

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR cumulative test (weeks 1-10) Wednesday


Homework: Thursday, October 24.  Don't forget: Book reports are due tomorrow!

ELA:
Book reports and class work essays on defending or condemning one who chooses 
to put him/herself and his/her family in danger in order to help others.

History:
none

Other:
Red Ribbon Week reminders:
Friday is Twin Day


Upcoming project due dates:

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 


Homework: Tuesday, October 22.  Don't forget: Book reports are due on October 
25th!

ELA:
GLR extra credit due tomorrow
GLR quiz tomorrow, week 10
Complete the argument/persuasive essay prewrite assigned in class today. You 
do not have to complete the essay tonight; just the prewrite.

History:
(Thieves 4-1, 4-2, and 4-3 and study guide due Thursday)

Other:
Red Ribbon Week reminders:
Wednesday is wear a tie day
Friday is Twin Day


Upcoming project due dates:

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History ch. 4 test Thursday
GLR quiz tomorrow


Homework: Wednesday, October 16.  Have you begun your constitution book yet?  
It's due THIS FRIDAY on October 18th.  Don't forget: Book reports are due on 
October 25th!

ELA:
GLR flashcards
Gr. p. 8: conjunctions + interjections

History:
GR 4-2 (quiz tomorrow, so get those Thieves done!)

Other:
Continue work on your constitution book, due October 18

Upcoming project due dates:
Constitution book: Due October 18 (see details under class downloads to the 
left)

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Sugihara test Friday
Grammar test (ch. 2) Tuesday
History 4-2 quiz tomorrow


Homework: Monday, October 14.  Have you begun your constitution book yet?  
It's due THIS FRIDAY on October 18th.  Don't forget: Book reports are due on 
October 25th!

ELA:
Writing as assigned Friday in Library: "Reality set in"
GLR week 9, day 3 (back)

History:
Complete the Future Fright class work if necessary
Complete the Supreme Court Case Study - answer questions 1-5
Chip away at your constitution book; it's due Friday!

Other:
Check grades and sign PACK planners for extra credit
Continue work on your constitution book, due October 18

Upcoming project due dates:
Constitution book: Due October 18 (see details under class downloads to the 
left)

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR week 9 quiz Wednesday


Homework: Thursday, October 10.  Have you begun your constitution book yet?  
It's due on October 18th.  Don't forget: Book reports are due on October 25th!

ELA:
GLR day 2; front of the sheet
Grammar sheet (adverbs)

History:
Annotate the supreme court case reading.  No need to answer the questions; 
just include a minimum of 15 annotations as per the example shown in class.

Other:
Thursday folders signed and due back tomorrow.
Library is tomorrow.
Anti-bullying posters due tomorrow (optional school-wide assignment)
Continue work on your constitution book, due October 18

Upcoming project due dates:
Constitution book: Due October 18 (see details under class downloads to the 
left)

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
4-1 history quiz tomorrow (really, this time)


Homework: Wednesday, October 9.  Have you begun your constitution book yet?  
It's due on October 18th.  Don't forget: Book reports are due on October 25th!

ELA:
GLR day 1, note cards
Vocabulary development sheet

History:
Guided reading 4-1

Other:
Continue work on your constitution book, due October 18

Upcoming project due dates:
Constitution book: Due October 18 (see details under class downloads to the 
left)

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
4-1 history quiz tomorrow




Homework: Tuesday, October 8.  Have you begun your constitution book yet?  
It's due on October 18th.  Don't forget: Book reports are due on October 25th!

ELA:
GLR day 2, back of sheet
Prep to read: Harriet Tubman - complete the packet
Finish your Harriet Tubman classwork essay

History:
none

Other:
Continue work on your constitution book, due October 18

Upcoming project due dates:
Constitution book: Due October 18 (see details under class downloads to the 
left)

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR week 8 tomorrow



Homework: Thursday, October 3.  Have you begun your constitution book yet?  
It's due on October 18th.  Don't forget: Book reports are due on October 25th!

ELA:
GLR day 2, front of sheet
Prep-to-read packets: complete the entire packet through #11 on the back.  Do 
not complete 12 (short answer) or the final question.
Consider preparing for the Harriet Tubman prompt we've been discussing in 
class this week.  The prompt is printed below for your use.

History:
none

Other:
Continue work on your constitution book, due October 18

Upcoming project due dates:
Constitution book: Due October 18 (see details under class downloads to the 
left)

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Harriet Tubman test tomorrow.  Performance task to include writing an essay 
to the prompt as was discussed in class. 

 Prompt: 

How does the meaning of words and phrases, including figurative language and 
connotative meanings, influence the meaning and tone in “from Harriet Tubman: 
Conductor of the Underground Railroad” by Ann Petry? How do these word 
choices affect the implications? Explain and support your answer by citing 
details from the story. Be sure to do a quick brainstorm, outline, or other 
prewriting activity before you begin the writing. Use your notes gathered 
from the reading.




Homework: Wednesday, October 2.  Have you begun your constitution book yet?  
It's due on October 18th.  Don't forget: Book reports are due on October 25th!

ELA:
GLR cards, day one, week 8

History:
Thieves and study guide are due Thursday (ch. 3 test Thursday)
Complete the essay prewrites

Other:
Continue work on your constitution book, due October 18

Upcoming project due dates:
Constitution book: Due October 18 (see details under class downloads to the 
left)

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test Thursday


Homework: Tuesday, October 1.  Have you begun your constitution book yet?  
It's due on October 18th.  Don't forget: Book reports are due on October 25th!

ELA:
GLR quiz tomorrow
Complete prep to read questions 18-21

History:
vocabulary activity
Thieves and study guide are due Thursday (ch. 3 test Thursday)

Other:
Continue work on your constitution book, due October 18

Upcoming project due dates:
Constitution book: Due October 18 (see details under class downloads to the 
left)

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test Thursday
GLR quiz tomorrow


Homework: Monday, September 30.  Have you begun your constitution book yet?  
It's due on October 18th.  Don't forget: Book reports are due on October 25th!

ELA:
Grammar: WH workbook 21-22
Greek and Latin roots day 3 (back of sheet), week 7

History:
Guided reading 3-3
Test Thursday (complete thieves and study guide by test day)

Other:
Continue work on your constitution book, due October 18

Upcoming project due dates:
Constitution book: Due October 18 (see details under class downloads to the 
left)

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test Thursday
GLR quiz Wednesday


Homework: Thursday, September 26.  Have you begun your constitution book 
yet?  It's due on October 18th.  Don't forget: Book reports are due on 
October 25th!

ELA:
Grammar: Linking verbs sheet 5
Greek and Latin roots day 2 (front of sheet), week 6

History:
none, but work on thieves as quiz 3-2 is tomorrow

Other:
Continue work on your constitution book

Upcoming project due dates:
Constitution book: Due October 18 (see details under class downloads to the 
left)

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
3-2 quiz tomorrow (history)


Homework: Wednesday, September 25.  Have you begun your constitution book 
yet?  It's due on October 18th.  Don't forget: Book reports are due on 
October 25th!

ELA:
Grammar: Action verbs and helping verbs sheet 4

History:
Guided reading 3-2

Other:
Continue work on your constitution book

Upcoming project due dates:
Constitution book: Due October 18 (see details under class downloads to the 
left)

Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks 
 (see details under class downloads to the left)
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 



Homework: Tuesday, September 24

ELA:
Study for the Greek and Latin roots test tomorrow
Complete the Vocabulary development for Harriet Tubman

History:
Continue Thieves response to ch. 3-1 and 3-2

Other:
Bring in your progress reports tomorrow if you have not done so already

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 


Homework: Monday, September 23

ELA:
Greek and Latin roots, week 6 back of sheet (day 3)
Complete the chapter 2 notes packet

History:
Continue Thieves response to ch. 3-1 and 3-2
Interpreting poloitical cartoons, activity 3.  Question 6 is extra credit, 
and students must include a copy of the cartoon they are analyzing to receive 
credit.

Other:
Algebra extra credit: get the PACK planners signed with your latest grades
Bring in your progress reports tomorrow if you have not done so already

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 


Homework: Wednesday, September 18

ELA:
Greek and Latin roots, week 6 cards (day 1)

History:
Begin Thieves response to ch. 3-1

Other:


Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 


Homework: Tuesday, September 17:  Happy constitution day!

ELA:  Test tomorrow; chapter one lit focus and academic vocab
Grammar: none; test Friday
Greek/latin roots: none; continue studying for the cumulative test tomorrow, 
wks 1-5
Writing: none
Reading: none

History: 
1) Guided reading, ch. 3-1

  
Other:


Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR cumulative test Wednesday
Chapter One test in reading: Tomorrow




Homework: Tuesday, September 10:  Have you begun reading for your first book 
report?  It's due on September 13th.  That's Friday!

ELA:
Grammar: Pronouns sheet, 1-20
Greek/latin roots: Day 4 (optional), test tomorrow
Writing: none
Reading: Venn diagram (compare/contast the tale of Zenta with the Urashima 
Taro story, both from "The Inn of Lost Time"

History: 
Declaration of Independence writing due tomorrow.
Consider beginning the answering of the questions on your study guide in your 
notes tonight.
Thieves notes for chapter 2 are due on Thursday after you take your test.
  
Other:
Walk-a-thon for Wounded Warriors is Wednesday.  Bring in a bit of spare 
change if you can manage it as we're taking up a donation!

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  September 13th and October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History, chapter 2, Thursday
G/L roots: Wednesday
Inn of Lost Time selection check: Friday
History test next week.  Both classes will have a study guide by tomorrow 
after school.



Homework: Monday, September 9:  Have you begun reading for your first book 
report?  It's due on September 13th.  That's Friday!

ELA:
Grammar: none
Greek/latin roots: Day 3, week 5
Writing: none
Reading: none

History: 
Prewrite essays on your study guide tonight: 1) What was the Great 
Awakening?  What were its most important effects?  2) Describe two ideas 
about the government that colonists brought with them from England.  Use the 
sample essays to guide your writing.
Declaration of Independence writing due Wednesday.
Thieves notes for chapter 2 are due on Thursday after you take your test.
  
Other:
Picture day is tomorrow.
Walk-a-thon for Wounded Warriors is Wednesday.  Bring in a bit of spare 
change if you can manage it as we're taking up a donation!

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  September 13th and October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History, chapter 2, Thursday
G/L roots: Wednesday
Inn of Lost Time selection check: Friday
History test next week.  Both classes will have a study guide by tomorrow 
after school.


Homework: Friday, September 5:  Have you begun reading for your first book 
report?  It's due on September 13th.  That's next week Friday!

ELA:
Grammar: none
Greek/latin roots: none
Writing: none
Reading: none

History: 
Students were given a writing assignment to begin this weekend.  It is due 
Wednesday.  We will discuss it further on Monday, but it would be a fantastic 
idea to start putting some ideas down now. The details can be found through 
the class downloads link to the left.
  
Other:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  September 13th and October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History test next week.  Both classes will have a study guide by tomorrow 
after school.


Homework: Tuesday, September 3:  Have you begun reading for your first book 
report?  It's due on September 13th.  Ten more days!


ELA:
Grammar: WH p. 9-10 activities A and B
Greek/latin roots: days 3 and 4
Writing: none
Reading: none

History: 
None.  This would be a great time to catch up on Thieves, however.  Have you 
completed through 2-3? Quiz tomorrow!

Other:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  September 13th and October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR test tomorrow, week 4
Social studies quiz, chapter 2-3 tomorrow


Homework: Friday, August 30:  Have you begun reading for your first book 
report?  It's due on September 13th.


ELA:
Grammar: none
Greek/latin roots: none
Writing: Great dinner "show vs. tell" paper: students can attempt a rewrite 
this weekend based on the peer commenting we did in class today; the papers 
will be turned in Tuesday.
Reading: none

History: 
None.  This weekend would be a great time to catch up on Thieves, however.  
Have you completed through 2-3? 

Other:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  September 13th and October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
none


Homework: Thursday, August 29:  Have you begun reading for your first book 
report?  It's due on September 13th.

Field trip permission slips and donation money due tomorrow for Riley's 
Farm.  Forms were sent out Monday.

ELA:
Grammar: none; test tomorrow
Greek/latin roots: Day two
Writing: Great dinner "show vs. tell" paper
Reading: none

History: 
Guided Reading 2-3 

Other:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  September 13th and October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
Grammar test, ch. 1 tomorrow


Homework: Wednesday, August 28:  Have you begun reading for your first book 
report?  It's due on September 13th.

Tomorrow is our first visit to the library.  Students, please bring your ID 
cards!

ELA:
Grammar: none
Greek/latin roots: Day one: flashcards.
Writing: none
Reading: Complete the graphic organizer for The Circuit

History: 
Continue work on Thieves 2-2 and 2-3 *this is only checked on the day of the 
test*  

Other:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  September 13th and October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History quiz, chapter 2.2 (Moved to tomorrow, open notes, so get those 
Thieves notes done)
Grammar test, ch. 1





Homework: Monday, August 26:  Have you begun reading for your first book 
report?  It's due on September 13th.

ELA:
Grammar: none
Greek/latin roots: day three, the entire back of the page
Writing: none
Reading: Complete the second page of your prep to read packets for "The 
Circuit"

History: 
Continue work on Thieves 2-2 *this is only checked on the day of the test*  
Guided reading 2-2 due tomorrow

Other:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  September 13th and October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
History quiz, chapter 2.2 (Wednesday, open notes, so get those Thieves notes 
done)
GLR quiz, week 3 (Wednesday)
"The Circuit" test (Wednesday)


Homework: Wednesday, August 21st:  Have you begun reading for your first book 
report?  It's due on September 13th.

ELA:
Grammar: p. 88 evens
Greek/latin roots: day one, five flashcards due tomorrow
Writing: none
Reading: none

History: 
Begin work on Thieves 2-1 *this is only checked on the day of the test*
Turn in Guided reading 2-1

Other:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 6 weeks
1st trimester:  September 13th and October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
none




Homework: Tuesday, August 20th:  Have you begun reading for your first book 
report?  It's due on September 13th.

ELA:
Grammar: none
Greek/latin roots: day four; test tomorrow
Writing: none
Reading: Prep to read: complete the Lemon Brown Prep-to-read packet, but save 
number 12 on the back for class tomorrow; test tomorrow

History: 
none

Other:
none

Upcoming project due dates:
Book reports: Requirement: 400 pages of self-chosen reading every 
1st trimester:  September 13th and October 25th
2nd trimester: December 13th and February 17th
3rd trimester: March 28th and May 9th

Upcoming tests: 
GLR quiz Wednesday
Lemon Brown test Wednesday