Agenda and Assignments

2nd Quarter

November 13-17

Monday: Performance Assessment Step 2: Informational Writing. Homework: Read “The Twins” and “Rock Rats” from Peak.

Tuesday: Performance Assessment Step 2: Informational Writing. Homework: Read “Bangkok” from Peak.

Wednesday: Performance Assessment Step 2: Informational Writing. Homework: Read “The Summit Hotel” from Peak.

Thursday: Performance Assessment Step 2: Informational Writing. Homework: Read “Gear of the Dead” from Peak.

Friday: Performance Assessment Step 2 DUE: Informational Writing. Work on Text Structures. Homework: Read “Peak Experience” from Peak.



November 6 - 10

Monday: Academic Vocabulary: DETERMINE. Homework: Complete activities for determine on pages 52 and 53 of your Learning Notebook.

Tuesday: Introduce our new novel, Peak. Student presentations about Everest. Homework: Read “A Couple of Stitches” from Peak.

Wednesday: Performance Assessment Step 1: Instruction on Informational Writing. Homework: Read “Circling the Drain” from Peak.

Thursday: Finish Performance Assessment Step 1: Instruction on Informational Writing. Homework: Read “The Twins” from Peak.

Friday: Notes on Text Structures. Homework: Read “Rock Rats” from Peak.



October 30 - November 3

Monday: Close Reader - “Finding Your Everest”. Homework: finish the ANALYZE activities on pages 48-49 of your Learning Notebook.

Tuesday: Close Reader - “Finding Your Everest”. No homework.

Wednesday: Research Mt. Everest and prepare for a short presentation on Monday. No homework.

Thursday: No School

Friday: No School