Mrs. Fink's Lesson Plans

  Monday Aug. 19 Tuesday Aug. 20 Wednesday Aug. 21 Thursday Aug. 22 Friday Aug. 23
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
Hand out textbooks and go over expectations 1.1 Thinking Like a Geographer
Read p. 14-17
Assign: Section 1 Review p. 17
#1-6
Go Over 1.1 Quiz Notes

1.2 The Earth in Space
Read p. 34-38
Assign: Section 2 Review p. 38
#1-6
1.1 Quiz

Go Over Notes for 1.2 Quiz


1.2 Quiz

Go over Study Guide for Chapter Test
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Hand out textbooks and go over expectations 1.1 Kinds of Sentences
Read p. 32
Discuss Kinds of Sentences
Complete wkst 1
Assign: p. 33-34
#1-30
1.2 Complete Subjects and Complete Predicates
Read p. 37
Discuss
Complete wkst 5-6
Assign: p. 37-39
#1-32
1.3 Simple Subjects and Simple Predicates
Read p. 40
Discuss
Complete wkst 7
Assign: p. 41-42
#1-28
1.4 Finding the Subject
Read p. 45-46
Discuss
Complete wkst 11
Assign: p. 46-47
#2-16 Even
#17-28
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
Hand out textbooks and go over expectations 1.1 Kinds of Sentences
Read p. 34
Discuss
Complete wkst 1-2
Assign: p. 34-35
#1-35
1.2 Complete Subjects and Complete Predicates
Read p. 37
Discuss
Complete wkst 3
Assign: p. 37-39
#1-32
1.3 Simple Subjects and Simple Predicates
Read p. 40
Discuss
Complete wkst 5
Assign: p. 41-42
#1-25
1.4 Finding the Subject
Read p. 43-44
Discuss
Complete wkst 7
Assign: p. 44-45
#1-17 Odd
#19-25
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
Hand out textbooks and go over expectations Go over Unit 1: Plot and Conflict
Read p. 28-35
Discuss

Short Story: Raymond's Run

What's worth the EFFORT?
read p. 36
Assign: Quickwrite
Discuss: Meet the Author p. 37

Discuss: Plot and Making Inferences

Read: "Raymond's Run"
p. 38-46
Discuss
Assign: Comprehension
p. 47 #1-3
Assign: Vocabulary Practice
p. 48 #1-6

Complete and go over Study Guide
Test: "Raymond's Run"

Short Story: The Ransom of Red Chief

Is any plan FOOLPROOF?
read p. 50
Assign: List It
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
Prep Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

  Monday Aug. 26 Tuesday Aug. 27 Wednesday Aug. 28 Thursday Aug. 29 Friday Aug. 30
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
Chapter 1 Test

Using Geography Skills
2.1 Forces Shaping the Earth
Read p. 44-48
Assign: Section 1 Review p. 48
#1-6

2.1 Quiz


2.2 Landforms and Water Resources
Read p. 49-54
Assign: Section 2 Review p. 54
#1-6
2.2 Quiz

2.3 Climate Regions
Read p. 55-60
Assign: Section 3
Review p. 60
#1-6

2.3 Quiz


2.4 Human-Environment Interaction
Read p. 63-66
Assign: Section 4 Review p. 66
#1-6
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Assign Vocab Lesson 1

1.5 Conjunctions

Read p. 48

Discuss

Complete wkst 13-14
Assign: p. 49-50
#1-24
1.6 Fragments and Run-ons
Read p. 51-52

Discuss

Assign: p. 51-54
#1-15 Odd
#17-22
Unit 1 Checkup
p. 58-59

Assign #2-32 Even

#33-48

Enrichment Activity


Generate sentences to create an Employment ad

Underline Complete Subjects once and Complete Predicates twice.
Vocab Test 1

Unit 1 Test


The Sentence
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)

Assign Vocab Lesson 1

1.5 Compound Subjects and Compound Predicates

Read p. 46

Discuss

Assign: p. 46-48
#1-28

1.6 Compound Sentences

Read p. 51

Discuss

Complete wkst 13
Assign: p. 52-53
#1-18
1.7 Conjunctions
Read p. 54

Discuss

Complete wkst 15-16
Assign: p. 55-56
#1-20

1.8 Complex Setences

Read p. 57-58

Discuss

Complete wkst 17-18
Assign: p. 58-60
#1-28
Vocab Test 1

1.9 Fragments and Run-ons

Read p. 63-64

Discuss

Complete wkst 22
Assign: p. 63-66
#1-29 Odd
#30-34
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)

Discuss: Meet the Author p. 51


Discuss: Conflict Resolution and Predicting

Read: "The Ransom of Red Chief"
p. 52-61
Discuss
Assign: Comprehension
p. 63 #1-3

Assign: Vocabulary Practice

p. 64 #1-8

Vocabulary Strategy: Prefixes
p. 64 #1-6

Grammar in Context
p. 65 #1-5
Study Guide:

"The Ransom of Red Chief"

Go Over Study Guide
Test: "The Ransom of Red Chief"

When does trash become TREASURE?
read p. 66
Assign: Web It
(Share)
Read Meet the Author
p. 67


Discuss Conflicts and Subplots  as well as Sequence of Events p. 67

Read: "Clean Sweep"
p. 68-76
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
Prep Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

 

  Monday Sept. 2 Tuesday Sept. 3 Wednesday Sept. 4 Thursday Sept. 5 Friday Sept. 6
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
No School 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
No School Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
No School 2.4 Quiz

Go over Study Guide for Chapter Test

Review
Chapter 2 Test:
Earth's Physical Geography
3.1 World Population
Read p. 44-48

Assign: Section 1 Review p. 48
#1-6
3.1 Quiz

Read: Time Perspectives The World Goes Global
p. 77-80

Do Exploring the Issue
p. 80 #1-2
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
No School Assign Vocab Lesson 2

2.1 Kinds of Nouns
Read p. 70-71

Discuss

Do Wkst 19


Assign: p. 70-72
#1-13
2.2 Collective and Compound Nouns
Read p. 73-74

Discuss

Do Wkst 21


Assign: p. 73-75
#1-30
2.3 Singular and Plural Nouns
Read p. 76-77

Discuss

Do Wkst 23


Assign: p. 77-78
#1-32
Vocab Test 2

2.4 Possessive Nouns
Read p. 81-82

Discuss

Do Wkst 27


Assign: p. 82-83
#2-24 Even
#25-32
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
No School Assign Vocab Lesson 2

Unit 1 Checkup
Lessons 1-9
p. 68-69

#1-34
Unit 1 Test:

The Sentence
2.1 Kinds of Nouns
Read p. 82-83

Discuss

Do Wkst 24

Assign: p. 82-84
#1-35
Vocab Test 2

2.2 Compound and Collective Nouns
Read p. 85-86

Discuss

Do Wkst 25

Assign: p. 85-87
#1-26
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
No School        
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
No School Assign: Comprehension
p. 77 #1-3

Vocabulary Practice
p. 78 #1-6

"Clean Sweep" Study Guide
Test: "Clean Sweep"

Read: What makes you SUSPICIOuS?
p. 80

Describe characteristics of suspicious characters from books, TV shows, and movies.
Share with class.
Listen and Follow Along in your book to: "The Tell-Tale Heart"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KnHFMAxACnM

Assign: Comprehension p. 88 #1-3
Assign: Vocabulary Practice
p. 89 #1-10

Study Guide: "The Tell-Tale Heart"
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
No School 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

  Monday Sept. 9 Tuesday Sept. 10 Wednesday Sept. 11 Thursday Sept. 12 Friday Sept. 13
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
3.2 Global Cultures
Read p. 82-88

Assign:
Section 2 Review
p. 88 #1-6
3.2 Quiz

3.3 Resources, Technology, and World Trade
Read p. 92-96

Assign: Section 3 Review
p. 96 #1-6
3.3 Quiz

Chapter 3 Study Guide

Go Over Study Guide
Chapter 3 Test:

Earth's Human and Cultural Geography
4.1 Physical Features
Read p. 116-122

Assign: Section 1 Review
p. 122 #1-6
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Assign Vocab Lesson 3

Unit 2 Checkup
Lessons 1-4

p. 88-89
#1-63 Odd

Unit 2 Test

Nouns
3.1 Kinds of Verbs
Read p. 100-101

Assign: p. 101-103
#1-42
3.2 Verb Phrases
Read p. 104

Assign:
p. 105-106
#1-25
Vocab Test 3

3.3 Simple Verb Tenses
Read p. 107

Assign: p. 108-109
#2-28 Even

Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
Assign Vocab Lesson 3

2.3 Singular and Plural Nouns
Read p. 90-91

Assign: p. 91-92
#1-65
2.4 Possessive Nouns
Read p. 94

Assign: p. 95-96
#1-28
Unit 2 Checkup
Lessons 1-4

p. 101-102
#1-75 Odd
Unit 2 Test:

Nouns
Vocab Test 3

3.1 Kinds of Verbs
Read p. 112-113

Assign: p. 112-114
#1-18

12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
Is seeing BELIEVING?
p. 90

Discuss:
Foreshadowing and Reading a Radio Play

Begin Reading:
"The Hitchhiker"
Finish Reading: "The Hitchhiker"

Comprehension
p. 102 #1-3
Complete Study Guide for "The Hitchhiker" Test Over:

"The Hitchhiker"

Read: Great Reads
"Hoot"
p. 104-109
Read Through: Media Study
p. 110-111

Discuss
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

  Monday Sept. 16 Tuesday Sept. 17 Wednesday Sept. 18 Thursday Sept. 19 Friday Sept. 20
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
4.1 Quiz

4.2 Climate Regions
Read p. 124-128

Assign: Section 2 Review
p. 128 #1-6
4.2 Quiz

Chapter 4 Study Guide

Go Over Study Guide
Chapter 4 Test

Physical Geography of the United States and Canada
5.1 History and Governments
Read p. 134-141

Assign: Section 1 Review
p. 141 #1-6
5.1 Quiz

5.2 Cultures and Lifestyles
Read p. 144-150

Assign: Section 2 Review
p. 150 #1-6
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Assign Vocab Lesson 4

3.4 be, have, an do
Read p. 110

Assign:
p. 110-112
#1-36
MAP Testing MAP Testing 3.5 Perfect Tenses
Read p. 113-115

Assign:
p. 113-116
#2-72 Even
Vocab Lesson 4 Test

3.6 Irregular Verbs
Read p. 117-118

Assign: p. 118-119
#1-20
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
Assign Vocab Lesson 4

3.2 Verb Phrases
Read p. 115

Assign:
p. 116-117
#1-26
MAP Testing MAP Testing 3.3 Tenses
Read p. 118-120

Assign:
p. 119-121
#1-44
Vocab Lesson 4 Test

3.4 Form of be, have, and do
Read p. 122

Assign: p. 123-124
#1-25
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
Watch: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants Watch: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants MAP Testing Finish Watching
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
Activity
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

 

  Monday Sept. 23 Tuesday Sept. 24 Wednesday Sept. 25 Thursday Sept. 26 Friday Sept. 27
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th Homecoming
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Homecominng
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
Chapter 5 Study Guide

Go Over Study Guide
Chapter 5 Test:

History and Cultures of the United States and Canada
6.1 Living in the United States and Canada Today
Read p. 158-162

Assign: p. 162 #1-6
6.1 Quiz

Read Time Perspectives
p. 164-166
Homecoming
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Assign Vocab Lesson 5

3.7 More Irregular Verbs
Read p. 120-121

Assign:
p. 121-123
#1-37

3.8 Progressive Forms
Read p. 124

Assign: p. 125-126
#1-38
3.9 Transitive and Intransitive Verbs
Read p. 129

Assign: p. 130-131
#1-30
Vocab Lesson 5  Test

3.10 Direct and Indirect Objects
Read p. 132-133

Assign:
p. 132-135
2-40 Even
Homecoming
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
Assign Vocab Lesson 5

3.5 Irregular Verbs
Read p. 125-126

Assign:
p. 127-128
#1-29 Odd

3.6 More Irregular Verbs
Read p. 129-130

Assign: p. 130-131
#1-26
3.7 Progressive Forms
Read p. 132

Assign: p. 132-134
#1-26
Vocab Lesson 5 Test

3.8 Transitive and Intransitive Verbs
Read p. 137-138

Assign:
p. 138-139
#2-26 Even
Homecoming
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
When is it time to LEAVE?
Read p. 114

Discuss: Memoir and Recognizing Cause and Effect

Read: "My First Free Summer"
p. 116-119
Comprehension
p. 120 #1-2

Vocabulary Practice
p. 121 #1-5

Study Guide
Test: "My First Free Summer"

When is it ok to be SCARED?
Read p. 122

Surven p. 122
Discuss: Conflict in Nonfiction and Chronological Order
p. 123

Read: "The Great Rat Hunt"
p. 124-132
Homecoming
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Homecoming
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Homecoming

 

 

 

  Monday Sept. 30 Tuesday Oct. 1 Wednesday Oct 2 Thursday Oct. 3 Friday Oct. 4
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
Chapter 5 Test: History and Government of the U.S. and Canada 6.1 Living in the United States and Canada
Read p. 158-162

Assign: Section 1 Review
p. 162 #1-6
6.1 Quiz

6.2 Issues and Challenges
Read p. 168-172

Assign: p. 172 #1-6
6.2 Quiz

Chapter 6 Study Guide
Chapter 6 Test:

The United States and Canada Today
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Assign Lesson 6 Vocab

3.8 Progressive Forms
Read p. 124

Assign:
p. 125-126 #1-38
3.9 Transitive/Intransitive Verbs
Read p. 129

Assign:
p. 130-131 #1-30
3.10 Direct/Indirect Objects
Read p. 132-133

Assign:
p. 132-135 #1-39 Odd
3.11 Predicate Nouns and Predicate Adjectives
Read p. 136

Assign:
p. 136-138 #2-24 Even
Lesson 6 Vocab Test

3.12 Active and Passive Voices
Read p. 139-140

Assign:
p. 140-141
#1-20
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
Assign Lesson 6 Vocab

MAP Testing (Mattea)
3.8 Transitive/Intransitive Verbs
Read p. 137-138

Assign:
p. 138-139 #2-26 Even
3.9 Direct/Indirect Objects
Read p. 140-141

Assign:
p. 141-143 #1-27
3.10 Predicate Nouns and Predicate Adjectives
Read p. 144

Assign:
p. 145-146 #2-20 Even
Lesson 6 Vocab Test

3.11 Active and Passive Voices
Read p. 147-148

Assign:
p. 148-149
#1-14
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
Discuss "My First Free Summer"

Comprehension p. 120 #1-2
Vocab Practice
p. 121 #1-5

Study Guide
Test:
"My First Free Summer"

MAP Testing (Mattea) Read: "The Great Rat Hunt"
p. 124-132

Comprehension
p. 133 #1-3
Vocabulary Practice
p. 134 #1-10

Grammar in Context
p. 135 #1-5

Study Guide
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

  Monday Oct. 7 Tuesday Oct. 8 Wednesday Oct 9 Thursday Oct. 10 Friday Oct. 11
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
Patriot's  Pen Essay Writing
(Computer Lab)
Patriot's  Pen Essay Writing
(Computer Lab)
Patriot's  Pen Essay Writing
(Computer Lab)
Patriot's  Pen Essay Writing
(Computer Lab)
Patriot's  Pen Essay Writing
(Computer Lab)

Culture Fair Discussion
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Assign Lesson 7 Vocab

3.13 Subject-Verb Agreement
Read p. 144

Assign:
p. 145-146
#1-17



3.14 Inverted and Interrupted Order
Read p. 147-148

Assign:
p. 147-149
#1-22
3.15 rise, raise; lie, lay; sit, set
Read p. 150

Assign:
p. 151-152
#1-30
3.16 bring, take; let, leave; lend, loan
Read p. 153-154

Assign:
p. 154-155
#1-18
Lesson 7 Vocab Test

Unit 3 Checkup

Assign:
p. 158-160
#1-45 odd
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
Assign Lesson 7 Vocab

3.12 Subject-Verb Agreement
Read p. 152-153

Assign:
p. 152-154
#1-22


3.13 More About Subject-Verb Agreement
Read p. 155-156

Assign:
p. 155-158  #1-30
3.14 Agreement in Inverted and Interrupted Order
Read p. 159-160

Assign:
p. 160-161 #1-20
3.15 lie, lay; rise, raise
Read p. 162-163

Assign:
p. 162-163 #1-16
Lesson 7 Vocab Test

3.16 affect, effect; accept, except
Read p. 164

Assign:
p. 164-165 #1-14
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
"The Great Rat Hunt" Test When does truth become LEGEND?
Read p. 136

Do Discussion

Share with Class

Read: "Paul Revere's Ride" & "The Other Riders"
p. 138-142 & 145-146

Comprehension
p. 143 #1-3
p. 147 #1-3
 "Paul Revere's Ride" and "The Other Riders

Study Guide
Test over "Paul Revere's Ride" and "The Other Riders
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

  Monday Oct. 14 Tuesday Oct. 15 Wednesday Oct 16 Thursday Oct. 17 Friday Oct. 18
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
Go Over Latin America Culture Fair Project   Research Day for Culture Fair Working on Latin America Project Present Latin America Project
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Assign Lesson 8 Vocab

Unit 3 Checkup

Assign:
p. 158-160
#1-45 odd
Unit 3 Review Unit 3 Test:

Verbs
Test Correct

4.1 Adjectives
Read p. 180-181

Assign:
p. 181-183 #2-36 Even
Lesson 8 Vocab Test

4.2 Comparing with Adjectives
Read p. 186-188

Assign:
p. 187-189 #1-19

Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
Assign Lesson 8 Vocab

3.16 affect, effect; accept, except
Read p. 164

Assign:
p. 164-165 #1-14




Unit 3 Checkup

Assign:
p. 168-170
#2-54 Even
Unit 3 Review Unit 3 Test

The Verb

Lesson 8 Vocab Test

Test Correct

4.1 Adjectives
Read p. 190-191

Assign:
p. 191-193
#1-28
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
What do you CHERISH?
Read p. 176

Do List It
Share with the class
Read:
"The Treasure of Lemon Brown"
p. 178-185
Comprehension
p. 187  #1-3

Vocabulary Practice
p. 188  #1-6

Study Guide
Test over:

"The Treasure of Lemon Brown"
When is it better not to KNOW?

Read p. 196
Do Discuss
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

  Monday Oct. 21 Tuesday Oct. 22 Wednesday Oct 23 Thursday Oct. 24 Friday Oct. 25
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th No School
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance No School
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
Present Latin America Cultural Fair 8.1 History and Governemnts
Read p. 208-215

Assign:
p. 215 #1-6
8.1 Quiz

8.2 Cultures and Lifestyles
Read p. 218-224

Assign:
p. 224 #1-6
8.2 Quiz

Chapter 8 Study Guide
No School
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Assign Lesson 9 Vocab

4.3 Adverbs
Read p. 190-191

Assign:
p. 1-15


4.4 Comparing with Adverbs
Read p. 195

Assign:
p. 196-197 #1-20
4.5 Negatives
Read p. 198

Assign:
p. 199-200 #1-25
Lesson 9 Vocab Test

4.6 Adjective or Adverb
Read p. 201

Assign:
p. 202-203 #1-26



No School
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
Assign Lesson 9 Vocab

4.2 Comparing with Adjectives
Read p. 196-198

Assign:
p. 196-199
#1-22

4.3 Adverbs
Read p. 200-201

Assign:
p. 201-203
#1-26
4.4 Comparing with Adverbs
Read p. 206-208

Assign:
p. 206-209
#1-19
Lesson 9 Vocab Test

4.5 Negatives
Read p. 210-211

Assign:
p. 211-212  #1-22

No School
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
Read:

"Flowers for Algernon"
p. 198-223
Read:

"Charly"
p. 224-226

Comprehension
p. 227 #1-3

Vocabulary Practice
p. 228 #1-6
Grammar in Context:
Compare Correctly

p. 229  #1-4

Study Guide
Test Over:

"Flowers for Algernon"

"Charly"

Can allies be OPPONENTS?
read p. 230
No School
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade No School
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

 

  Monday Oct. 28 Tuesday Oct. 29 Wednesday Oct 30 Thursday Oct. 31 Friday Nov. 1
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
Chapter 8 Test

History and Cultures of Latin America
9.1 Mexico
Read p. 232-236
Assign:
p. 236 #1-6
9.1 Quiz

9.2 Central America and the Caribbean
Read p. 237-240
Assign:
p. 240 #1-6
9.2 Quiz

9.3 South America
Read p. 246-252
Assign:
p. 252 #1-6
9.3 Quiz

Chapter 9 Study Guide
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Lesson 10 Vocab

Unit 4 Checkup

p. 206-207
#1-47
Unit 4 Review Unit 4 Test Halloween Movie Lesson 10 Vocab Test

5.1 Correct Sentences
Read p. 222-223
#1-18
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
Lesson 10 Vocab

4.6 Adjective or Adverb
Read p. 213-214

Assign:
p. 214-215 #1-20
Unit 4 Checkup

p. 218-220
#1-57 Odd
Unit 4 Review

Modifiers
Halloween Movie Lesson 10 Vocab Test

Unit 4 Test

Modifiers
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
Summary p. 230

First-Person Point of View
*Subjective
*Drawing Conclusions

Read "Rules of the Game"
p. 232-242
Comprehension
p. 243 #1-3

Vocabulary Practice
p. 244 #1-10

Vocabulary Strategy
p. 244 #1-6
Review the Story

Complete Study Guide
Halloween Movie Test over

"Rules of the Game"

Begin watching

Whale Rider
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

 

 

  Monday Nov. 4 Tuesday Nov. 5 Wednesday Nov. 6 Thursday Nov. 7 Friday Nov. 8
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
9.3 Quiz

Chapter 9 Study Guide
Chapter 9 Test

Latin America Today
10.1 Physical Features
Read p. 274-280
Assign:
p. 280 #1-6
10.1 Quiz

10.2 Climate Regions
Read p. 282-288
Assign:
p. 288 #1-6
10.2 Quiz

Chapter 10 Study Guide
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
5.1 Correct Sentences
Read p. 222-223
#1-18
5.2 Proper Nouns and Proper Adjectives
Read p. 224-226
Assign:
p. 225-227
#1-15
5.3 Interjections
Read p. 228
Assign:
p. 228-229
#1-20
5.4 Uses for Commas
Read p. 230-231
Assign:
p. 230-231
#1-12
Commas Worksheets
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
5.1 Interjections
Read p. 236
Assign:
p. 237-238
#1-24
5.2 Sentences and Interjections
Read p. 239
Assign:
p. 239-240
#1-20
5.3 Proper Nouns and Proper Adjectives
Read p. 241-242
Assign:
p. 242-244
#1-35
5.4 Uses for Commas
Read p. 245
Assign:
p. 246-247
#1-20
5.5 More Uses for Commas
Read p. 248
Assign:
p. 249-250
#1-20
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
Whale Rider Finish Whale Rider

Activity
When is a RISK worth Taking?

Discuss: Characterization and Asking Questions

Read: "from Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad"
p. 268-277

Read: Frederick Douglass Letter
p. 278

Comprehension
p. 279 #1-3

Vocabulary Practice
p. 280 #1-8

Study Guide
Test:

"from Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad"

Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

 

  Monday Nov. 11 Tuesday Nov. 12 Wednesday Nov. 13 Thursday Nov. 14 Friday Nov. 15
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
Chapter 10 Test

Physical Geography of Europe
11.1 History and Governments
Read p. 294-303
Assign: p. 303 #1-6
11.1 Quiz

11.2 Cultures and Lifestyles
Read p. 306-312
Assign: p. 312 #1-6
11.2 Quiz

Chapter 11 Study Guide
Chapter 11 Test

History and Cultures of Europe
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Start Lesson 12 Vocab Packet

5.5 More Uses for Commas
Read p. 235
Assign:
p. 236 #1-16
5.6 Dates, Addresses, and Letters
Read p. 238-239
Assign: p. 239-240
#1-50
5.7 Direct Quotations
Read p. 241-242
Assign: p. 242-243
#1-22
5.8 Titles
Read p. 244-245
Assign:
p. 245-246
#1-38
5.9 Semicolons and Colons
Read p. 247-248
Assign: p. 247-249
#1-18
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
Start Lesson 12 Vocab Packet

5.6 Dates, Addresses, and Letters
Read p. 253
Assign:
p. 254-255 #1-26
5.7 Quotation Marks
Read p. 256-257
Assign: p. 257-259
#1-33
5.8 Titles of Long Works
Read p. 260
Assign: p. 260-262
#1-38
5.9 Colons and Semicolons
Read p. 263-264
Assign:
p. 264-265
#1-18
5.10 Abbreviations and Numbers
Read p. 268-269
Assign: p. 269-271
#1-33
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)

What are the signs of GREATNESS?
read p. 282
Complete Web It

Discuss Biography; Identifying main ideas and details
p. 283

Read: "The Mysterious Mr. Lincoln"
p. 284-287

Assign:
Comprehension p. 288 #1-3

Vocabulary Practice
p. 289 #1-6

Vocabulary Strategy
p. 298 #1-4

Study Guide
Test:

"The Mysterious Mr. Lincoln"

Is it ever right to GIVE UP?

Read p. 290
Assign: Quickwrite
Read: Characterization in Poetry p. 291

Sound Devices
p. 291

Read: "Barbara Frietchie" and "John Henry" p. 292-297

Read p. 298
Assign: Comprehension
p. 299 #1-2

Complete "Barbara Frietchie" and "John Henry" Study Guide
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

 

  Monday Nov. 18 Tuesday Nov. 19 Wednesday Nov. 20 Thursday Nov. 21 Friday Nov. 22
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
12.1 Northern Europe
Read p. 320-328
Assign:
 p. 328 #1-6
12.1 Quiz

12.2 Europe's Heartland
Read p. 329-337
Assign: p. 337 #1-6

12.2 Quiz

12.3 Southern Europe
Read p. 338-342
Assign: p. 342 #1-6
12.3 Quiz

12.4 Eastern Europe
Read p. 348-356
Assign:
p. 356 #1-6
12.4 Quiz

Chapter 12 Study Guide
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Start Lesson 12 Vocab Packet

5.10 Abbreviations
Read p. 252-253
Assign:
p. 253-254 #1-24
5.11 Apostrophes
Read p. 255-256
Assign: p. 256-257
#1-32
5.12 Hyphens, Dashes, and Parentheses
Read p. 258
Assign: p. 259-260
#1-28
Unit 5 Checkup
Assign:
p. 262-264
#1-55
Unit 5 Test

Capitalization and Punctuation
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
Start Lesson 12 Vocab Packet

5.11 Apostrophes
Read p. 272
Assign:
p. 273-274 #1-23
5.12 Hyphens, Dashes, and Parentheses
Read p. 275
Assign: p. 276-277
#1-20
Unit 5 Checkup
p. 279-281
#1-55
Free Day Unit 5 Test:

Capitalization and Punctuation
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
Test

"Barbara Frietchie" and "John Henry"
Does every CONTRIBUTION count?
Read p. 328

Do Chart It
p. 328

Discuss: setting, historical fiction, character's motivations
p. 329
Read: "The Drummer Boy of Shiloh"
p. 330-335

Assign:
Comprehension
p. 336 #1-3

Vocabulary Practice
p. 337 #1-6
Read: "The Civil War Journal"
p. 339-342

Assign:
Comprehension p. 343 #1-2

Study Guide
Test

"The Drummer Boy of Shiloh"
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

 

  Monday Nov. 25 Tuesday Nov. 26 Wednesday Nov. 27 Thursday Nov. 28 Friday Nov. 29
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
13.1 Physical Features
Read p. 372-375
Assign: p. 375 #1-6
13.1 Quiz

13.2 Climate and the Environment
Read p. 378-382
Assign: p. 382 #1-6
No School No School No School
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
Unit 5 Test Correct

6.1 Pronouns and Antecedents
Read p. 280
Assign:
p. 281#1-16
6.2 Personal Pronouns
Read p. 285-286
Assign: p. 286-287
#1-21
No School No School No School
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
Unit 5 Test Correct

6.1 Personal and Possessive Pronouns
Read p. 298-300
Assign:
p. 299-301 #1-20
6.2 Pronoun Antecedents
Read p. 302-304
Assign: p. 303-305
#1-24
No School No School No School
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
Read: "Hallucinations"
Part I
p. 346-353
Read: "Hallucinations"
Part Two
p. 353-365
No School No School No School
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

 

  Monday Dec. 2 Tuesday Dec. 3 Wednesday Dec. 4 Thursday Dec. 5 Friday Dec. 6
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
13.2 Quiz

Begin Chapter 13 Project
Project Day Project Day Project Day Present Projects
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
6.3 Subject and Object Pronouns
Read p. 288
Assign: p. 289-290
#1-18
6.4 Pronouns in Compound Subjects and Objects
Read p. 291
Assign:
p. 291-292 #120
6.5 Possessive Pronouns
Read p. 293
Assign: p. 294-295
#1-26
6.6 Interrogative Pronouns
Read p. 296
Assign:
p. 296-297 #1-21
6.7 Demonstrative Pronouns
Read p. 299
Assign: p. 299-301
#1-20
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
6.3 Pronoun Cases
Read p. 308-310
Assign: p. 309-311
#1-24
6.4 Interrogative Pronouns
Read p. 312-313
Assign:
p. 313-314 #1-20
6.5 Demonstrative Pronouns
Read p. 315-316
Assign: p. 316-317
#1-22
6.6 Indefinite Pronouns
Read p. 318-320
Assign:
p. 319-322 #1-31
6.7 Reflexive and Intensive Pronouns
Read p. 323-324
Assign:
p. 324-325 #1-35
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
Comprehension p. 367 #1-3

Vocabulary Practice
p. 368 #1-6

Study Guide
Test: "Hallucinations"

Are you SUPERSTITIOUS?
Read p. 372

Discuss list of superstitions
Read: "The Monkey's Paw"
read p. 374-384

Assign: p. 385 #1-3
Vocabulary Practice
p. 386 #1-6

Vocabulary Strategy
p. 386 #1-5

Study Guide
Test: "The Monkey's Paw"
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep

 

 

  Monday Dec. 9 Tuesday Dec. 10 Wednesday Dec. 11 Thursday Dec. 12 Friday Dec. 13
Period 1
8:00-8:42
(Study Hall)
9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th 9th/11th
Period 2
8:45-9:35
(Guidance)
Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance Guidance
Period 3
9:38-10:28
(7th/8th Social Studies)
14.1 History and Governments
Read p. 388-394
Assign:
p. 394 #1-6
14.1 Quiz

14.2 Cultures and Lifestyles
Read p. 396-400
Assign: p. 400 #1-6
14.2 Quiz

Chapter 14 Study Guide
Chapter 14 Test:

History and Cultures of Russia
Free Day
Period 4
10:31-11:21
(7th English)
6.8 Indefinite Pronouns
Read p. 302-303
Assign:
p. 303-305 #1-18
6.9 Reflexive and Intensive Pronouns
Read p. 306
Assign: p. 307-308
#1-16
Unit 6 Checkup
p. 311-313
#1-45 Odd
Unit 6 Test: Pronouns Test Correct Day
Period 5
11:24-12:14
(8th English)
6.8 Choosing the Correct Pronoun
Read p. 327-328
Assign:
p. 327-329 #1-16
Unit 6 Checkup
p. 332-333
#1-42
Unit 6 Jeopardy Review Unit 6 Test: Pronouns Test Correct Day
12:17-12:42
(Lunch)
         
Period 6
12:45-1:35
(7th/8th Reading)
Discuss Setting in Nonfiction and Connections

"Going Where I'm Coming From"
p. 396-404
Read: "My Father and the Figtree"
p. 405-406

Comprehension
p. 407 #1-3

Vocabulary Practice
p. 408 #1-4

Study Guide
Test:
"Going Where I'm Coming From"
Read:
"The Story of an Eyewitness"
p. 412-418

"Leaving Desire"
p. 419-426
Assign: p. 427 #1-3

Vocabulary Practice
p. 428 #1-6

Study Guide
Period 7
1:38-2:28
(Elementary Counseling)
5th/6th Grade 1st/2nd Grade Open 3rd/4th Grade Kindergarten
Period 8
2:31-3:21
(Prep)
No School Prep Prep Prep Prep