Weekly Agenda
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October 16th to 20th

Facing Fear

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” - Eleanor Roosevelt


Monday

Bell Work/Practice Week 8

Writing an Introduction Paragraph

Tuesday

Introduction paragraph practice

Wednesday

“Face Your Fears & Scare the Phobia Out of Your Brain”

Thursday

Short Response & “Wired for Fear” video

Friday

“Road Not Taken,” by Robert Frost

This week you will need:

Writing Notebook, Collections textbook, pencil


October 8 - 13: IWA, step three


Sept.25th to Sept. 28th

Writing Unit:

Idaho Writing Assessment

Monday

Everyday: Bell Work & Practice (Week 5)

(Link for the IWA steps) IWA Step One

Tuesday

IWA Step One

Wednesday

IWA Step Two: Hurricanes & Tornadoes

Thursday

IWA Step Two

Friday

Creative Writing Rogue Waves & Tsunamis

Another Tsunami video

Bring to class everyday:


Writing Notebook, pencil, & book to read


Last week’s “Facing Fear” short response assessment








Sept.18 - Sept. 22

Writing “Boot Camp”

I can use proper English when I write and speak.

Monday

Everyday: Bell Work & Practice (Week 4)

Alphabetization

I can use reference material to look up words I do not know.

Tuesday

Parts of Speech

Essential Question: Why do the rules of language matter?

Wednesday

“Face Your Fears: Choking Under Pressure is Every Athlete’s Worst Nightmare,” Close Reader (9 - 12)

Close Reader is kept in the classroom.

I can cite explicitly from the text.

Thursday

Short Response: What is the main idea of this article?

Friday

“Smart”, by Shel Silverstein

Vocabulary Quiz

Picture Write: Animal Athletes

Bring to class everyday:


Writing Notebook & Pencil


Link for this week!