Reading: Read your Nonfiction text for 15 mins and fiction for 15 mins. Go to the library and find nonfiction books on one topic that interests you. Expository text.
Writing: Read over the mentor text and use the persuasive essay organizer to help you find what to include in a persuasive essay. Annotate: write on the text what you noticed.I notice......... I learned......
MAth 4.6 3 post its on word problems
Hw for Wed, December 4, 2013 Day 1
Reading: Read for 30 mins. 15 mins fiction and 15 mins non fiction. Preview the pages and use text features to help you understand more about the topic. Use post its to jot your thinking. GO TO THE LIBRARY TO BORROW EXPOSTIRY NF ON YOUR TOPIC.
Writing: Write three body paragraphs. Use the Persuaive Person chart and use the Tree map to help you in your writing
MATH: 4.7 3 post its.
Homework For Thurs Dec 5, 2013 Day 2
Reading: Read for 30 mins. Choose two prompts from the bookmark to write about based on your NF reading.
Writing: MAke sure your 3 body paragraphs are written. Quick draft of an essay to support this claim: Kids should go on field trip. looseleaf paper.
MAth: 4.8 Post its!!!!
Homework for Friday Dec 6, 2013 Day 3
Reading: Read for 30 mins. Read the rest of the article on "The Huge Country. " Annotate the article in which you write out how the text features helped you know what the text is mostly about. What is the main idea of the section you read.
Writing: Write an essay in which you PERSUADE people to visit China. Give 3 reasons why they should using the facts you researched on China's geographical features. LOOSELEAF PAPER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
MAth : Complete Worksheet Task
Homework for Monday Dec 9, 2013 Day 4
Reading: Read for 30 mins. NF 15 mins and Fiction 15 mins. Stop and jot the type of text it is. Compare/contrast...Sequencing....Question/Answer....Cause/ Effect
Writing: Work on your conclusion. Publish our class essay on looseleaf paper. Use our Introduction and Body paragraph 1. The rest of the essay is your own work. Intro...3 body paragraphs...Conclusion.
MAth 4.9 3 post its.