Students will receive points for assignments completed.  Grades will be based on a combination of classwork and participation, homework, larger projects, essays and exams.  Please refer to the grading scale that was sent home at the beginning of the year with the course description. 

Homework: Week of 1/21/2020

Read to page eighty-three in The Examination and complete your second log entry by class on Thursday.

Read to page ninety-six in The Examination by class on Friday

Complete the confidential cooperative group evaluation. Due Friday.

Homework: Week of 1/13/2020

Read to page thirty-nine in The Examination by class on Tuesday.

Bring your purple literature book to class on Wednesday.

"Taking Tests in China" due on Thursday.

Read up to page forty-nine in The Examination and complete your first journal entry by class on Tuesday, January 21st.

 

Homework: Week of 1/6/2020

The Examination visual dictionary is due on Thursday.

The quickwrite is due on Wednesday in your WTL.

"Reunifying China" (#7 in your WTL) is due on Friday. Read pages 213-219 in your text. and complete 1-3 on page 219.

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Homework: Week of 12/9/2019

The final draft of the African folk tale is due on Tuesday.

Three open-ended questions for our guest speaker are due on Tuesday.

Quarter two notebooks are due on Thursday.

The thank you letter to Ms. Paula is due on Thursday.

The baby name interview (number one in Q. three notebook) and baby picture are due on Tuesday, December 17th.

Homework: Week of 12/2/2019

The final draft of the Sahara Travel Guide is due on Wednesday.

African folk tale story map is due on Thursday.

The paragraph comparing and contrasting cultural practices is due in WTL on Thursday.

"The Empire of Mali" due on Friday. Read the lesson in your textbook and respond to numbers 1-4 in your notebook.

Homework: Week of 11/18/2019

Bring history textbook to class on Tuesday.

The character analysis final draft is due on Wednesday.

The Africa map is due on Wednesday.

Complete "West African Culture and Daily Life" 1-6. This is # thirteen in your WTL. Due Thursday.

Bring purple literature book to class on Thursday.

Homework: Week of 11/12/2019

Character analysis essay outline from Seven Daughters and Seven Sons is due on Wednesday.

Character analysis essay rough draft is due on Friday.

The Adalusian poem, containing at least twenty typed lines, is due on Friday. Follow the directions on the handout from today, Wednesday. 

Homework: Week of 11/4/2019

Prepositions and prepositional phrases due on Tuesday.

Statements and Opinions due on Tuesday in your WTL. This should be number nine in your table of contents. 

Read from page 175 to page 195 in Seven Daughters and Seven Sons. Complete a log entry in your notebook (# 10 in the table of contents). Due Wednesday.

Go to Google Classroom (The code is 6pcx702) and follow the directions for Adalusian poetry. Due Thursday.

The character analysis sheet and the character map are due on Friday.

 

Homework: Week of 10/21/19

Read the remaining pages of part II by class on Wednesday. Choose three quotes to respond to in your reading. Turn the quote and response in on Wednesday.

Read to the top of page 158 in Seven Daughters and Seven Sons by class on Thursday.

Complete the verb and adverb sheet: Due Thursday.

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Homework: Week of 10/14/19

The Three Religions Quiz is on Tuesday.

Write two questions that you would like to ask for each of the following characters: Buran/Nasir, Father, Mother, Uncle, Jihha, Gindar and Hassan by class on Tuesday.

Read to page 110 in Seven Daughters and Seven Sons by class on Wednesday.

Final draft of script is due on Thursday.

Character thought bubble is due on Thursday.

 

Homework: Week of 10/7/2019

Read to the top of page forty-one in Seven Daughters and Seven Sons by class on Tuesday. As you are reading, continue to add details to your character analysis.

"Muhammad and Islam" for your history text is due on Wednesday in your notebook. Complete 1, 2 and 5 on page ninety-six after your reading.

The three religions quiz is on Wednesday.

Homework: Week of 9/30/2019

Complete the first fifteen words on your Seven Daughters and Seven Sons vocabulary sheet and turn in on Wednesday in your notebook.

Read to page 17 in Seven Daughters and Seven Sons by class on Wednesday.

The noun, pronoun and adjective test is on Thursday.

Be prepared to turn quarter one notebooks in on Friday.

Homework: Week of 9/23/2019

Sensory chart from "All Summer in a Day" is due on Tuesday.

Noun sheet # fourteen is due on Tuesday.

Essay rough draft is due on Wednesday. Before getting started, review the front page of the essay packet, page twelve of the SRMS Writing Handbook and the sample essay that we color-coded in class.

Bring your history book to class on Wednesday.

The final draft of persuasive essay is due on Friday. Turn in all prewriting with your final. Refer back to your directions.

Page twenty-three of your adjective sheet is due on Friday.

If you have not completed your freehand map and map questions in class, complete and turn in on Monday.

Homework: Week of 9/16/2019

Finish reading the Justin Lebo non fiction piece and complete the sequence chart that we started in class. The sequence chart is due Tuesday.

Show Don't Tell: The pizza was great is due on Wednesday in your notebook.

Bring your purple literature book to class on Thursday. There's no new homework, as we are finishing our debates. 

The opinion chart out of your persuasive essay packet is due on Friday

Write about a time that you were bullied or experienced a friend or loved one being bullied. This is # ten in your notebook. Due Friday

Homework: Week of 9/9/2019

Show Don't Tell: The morning walk was interesting is due on Tuesday.

Color code "Eleven" for short story elements: Due Wednesday.

Show Don't Tell: The roller coaster ride was fun is due on Thursday in your notebook.

The Short Story Elements and Forms of Literature quiz is on Friday.

Homework:Week of 9/3/2019

Simile Metaphor sheet is due on Wednesday.

Six box figurative language is due on Thursday.

Cultural universal of Sonoma County due Friday in WTL.

Homework: Week of 8/26/19

Interview a parent to help fill in events on your timeline: due Tuesday.

The letter decribing your study habits are due on Thursday in your notebook.

Parallel timelines are due on Friday.

 

Homework: Week of 8/19/2019

World geography test is on Wednesday.

Typed, personal letter is due on Wednesday.

Classmate posters due on Thursday.

Homework: Week of 8/14/2019

Parent signature on core letter and email form are due on Friday.

Complete the sentence stems (first page of packet) for your personal letter. Due on Friday.