I will accept social studies CLASSWORK or language arts SUBJECT-VERB AGREEMENT WORKSHEETS designated with an "M" (missing) for partial credit until Friday, 5/24 (this week!).    All work listed on Engrade with an "A" (absent)  dated May 21 (Tuesday)  or before must also be completed by May 24.

Thank you to all of my students who brought me cards and gifts (and coffee)  
 for Teacher Appreciation Week!

Upcoming Events:
  1. Students should take home their noteboooks.  They will not need them for the rest of the year.
  2. This Friday, May 24, is the last day to submit any classwork listed on Engrade as an "M" (missing)  or as an "A" (absent) dated on or before May 21.
  3. Memorial Day (no school): Monday, 5/27
  4. Field trip to Universal: Thursday, 5/30.  If you do not bring in a copy of the front and back of your insurance card by Thursday morning, 5/23, you will not be permitted to attend.  There are no refunds.

Homework from 

  1.   Why question due Monday.
  2. Letters of Gratitude to 2 faculty/staff members (rough draft) checked Tuesday
  3. “It’s a Small World After All” map, flag, & timeline presentations on Wednesday
  4. Quotation Quotient due Wednesday.
  5. Letters of Gratitude to 2 faculty/staff members due Thursday.
  6. Word Wizard (week 20) due Friday.

5/17

Week  of
5/20  to 5/24

Classwork

Homework

Y Book Check: Word Wizard (from Friday) & Why Question
 
May Writing Prompt

​​Monday
 
5/20

Letters of Gratitude to 2 faculty/staff members (rough draft) checked tomorrow.

A Schedule

CW check: Letters of Gratitude (rough draft)
 
“It’s a Small World After All” Project, parts II (flag), III (timeline), IV (anthem)
  1. “It’s a Small World After All” map, flag, & timeline presentations tomorrow
  2. Quotation Quotient

Tuesday
 
5/21

"Small World" project, part 1
“It’s a Small World After All” Project, part III: Timeline (focus on historians)
Each member of your group must complete his/her own timeline, but the same information & wording is acceptable.
  1. The title of the timeline must include the name of your country.
  2. You must include 6 “events.”
  3. All events must contain dates, written at the TOP of the box.
  4. The first event must mention the origin of your country.
  5. At least one event must be about a conflict.
  6. At least one event must contain a person’s name.
  7. At least two events must be positive, and at least two must be negative.
  8. Thoughtfully illustrate at least three of the events.

B Schedule

Professions, mix-and-match
professions, roots & affixes
"Small World" project, timeline template
Y-Book Check: Quotation Quotient
 
Presentations:
“It’s a Small World After All” map, flag, & timeline
Letters of Gratitude to 2 faculty/staff members due tomorrow.

Wednesday
 5/22

C Schedule​

Collection: Letters of Gratitude to 2 faculty/staff members
 
Presentations (cont.):
“It’s a Small World After All” map, flag, & timeline
 
“It’s a Small World After All” Project, part IV (anthem)
  1. Word Wizard
  2. All late work (“m” in Engrade)  NO MATTER the original due date and all absent work ("a" in Engrade) from 5/21 or before must be turned in by tomorrow.  

Thursday
5/23

D Schedule

Anthem presentations Wednesday, 5/29.

Y-Book Check: Word Wizard
 
Presentations (cont.):
“It’s a Small World After All” map, flag, & timeline
 
“It’s a Small World After All” Project, part IV (anthem)

​​Friday
5/24

A Schedule

Parents' Information

Welcome Back! pdf
PDF version of Parent Orientation Slideshow Presentation
Welcome Back Information

Volunteer Opportunity: Wish List

One way to complete volunteer hours is through providing  classroom enhancements.  Please let me know if you order anything so that I can remove it from my wish list.  Links to Amazon for each item appear below.

Samsung ML-3560 DB Toner Cartridge (no generic)
Eye & Hook dots
retractable purple pens
sticky wall clips
push pins, clear
Intruder Defense System (Safety Bar)
magnet sheets
Legal-sized laminating pouches
Ledger-sized paper (11 x 17)