Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Week of December 11th

This year I will be co-teaching with Miss Frank for periods 3 and 4, Intensive Reading 7.I will also be teaching with Miss Zangari during period 6B, English 8
Please review Miss Frank's and Miss Zangari's teachers homework blogs for any information regarding the above mentioned classes.

For All Classes below:

*Please note that all assignments listed are the lessons/assignments that are completed during class. If a student is absent or not able to complete the assignment in class, it will become homework.

Period 1- English Literature 9-12
Daily: Vocabulary Journal- Word of the Day written in a complete sentence
The Outer Edge: Uncommon Courage, Read the following and complete related vocab. and comprehension activities: In the Face of Danger, Risking It All, A Close Call, Alone Against the Tanks
FRIDAY: Complete Unit Review Assessments 1-3


Period 2- English 9-12
Daily:  Daily Warm Up Language Series
Up with Language Series: Begin Adjectives and Adverbs Unit (Definition, Recognition, Usage, Classifying)
MONDAY- Vocabulary Lesson

Period 7- Current Events 7-8
MONDAY- Holidays Around the World- Reading A- Z
Scholastic News: Spying on Polar Bears  Read articles and complete related vocab. and comprehension activities

Period 8- Current Events 9-12
MONDAY- Holidays Around the World- Reading A-Z
Channel One News- Students view Channel One News Daily, classroom discussion points occur daily based on current news topics within the newscast, Word of the Day focus within each newscast; Weekly News Portfolio completion
Friday: 5 question multiple choice quiz on daily newscasts

Sunday, December 3, 2017

Week of December 3rd

This year I will be co-teaching with Miss Frank for periods 3 and 4, Intensive Reading 7.I will also be teaching with Miss Zangari during period 6B, English 8
Please review Miss Frank's and Miss Zangari's teachers homework blogs for any information regarding the above mentioned classes.

For All Classes below:

*Please note that all assignments listed are the lessons/assignments that are completed during class. If a student is absent or not able to complete the assignment in class, it will become homework.


Period 1- English Literature 9-12
Daily: Vocabulary Journal- Word of the Day written in a complete sentence
The Outer Edge: Uncommon Courage, Read the following and complete related vocab. and comprehension activities: In the Line of Fire, Without a Second Thought, A Flight for Freedom, Alligator Attack, and In the Face of Danger


Period 2- English 9-12
Daily:  Daily Warm Up Language Series
Up with Language Series:Continue with Nouns and Pronouns 
Finish the week with review activities regarding nouns and pronouns.

Period 7- Current Events 7-8
Scholastic News: A Secret Code, A Pikachu Spider, Debate It, Read articles and complete related vocab. and comprehension activities

Period 8- Current Events 9-12
Channel One News- Students view Channel One News Daily, classroom discussion points occur daily based on current news topics within the newscast, Word of the Day focus within each newscast; Weekly News Portfolio completion
Friday: 5 question multiple choice quiz on daily newscasts

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Week of November 27th


This year I will be co-teaching with Miss Frank for periods 3 and 4, Intensive Reading 7.I will also be teaching with Miss Zangari during period 6B, English 8
Please review Miss Frank's and Miss Zangari's teachers homework blogs for any information regarding the above mentioned classes.

For All Classes below:

*Please note that all assignments listed are the lessons/assignments that are completed during class. If a student is absent or not able to complete the assignment in class, it will become homework.

MONDAY- NO SCHOOL

Period 1- English Literature 9-12
Daily: Vocabulary Journal- Word of the Day written in a complete sentence
The Outer Edge: Uncommon Courage, Read the following and complete related vocab. and comprehension activities: One Woman's Struggle, A Long, Cold Night, Trapped in a Canyon, A Young Man Speaks Out


Period 2- English 9-12
Daily:  Daily Warm Up Language Series
Up with Language Series:Continue with Nouns and Pronouns (Singular and Plural, Possessives)
Friday- Vocab. Lesson

Period 7- Current Events 7-8
Scholastic News: Kid Spotlight, A New Blue- watch feature videos, read articles, complete related vocab. and comprehension activities.  
Geography Spin for the month of November on Thursday and Friday

Period 8- Current Events 9-12
Channel One News- Students view Channel One News Daily, classroom discussion points occur daily based on current news topics within the newscast, Word of the Day focus within each newscast; Weekly News Portfolio completion
Friday: 5 question multiple choice quiz on daily newscasts

Week of November 20th

This year I will be co-teaching with Miss Frank for periods 3 and 4, Intensive Reading 7.I will also be teaching with Miss Zangari during period 6B, English 8
Please review Miss Frank's and Miss Zangari's teachers homework blogs for any information regarding the above mentioned classes.

For All Classes below:

*Please note that all assignments listed are the lessons/assignments that are completed during class. If a student is absent or not able to complete the assignment in class, it will become homework.

WEDNESDAY- EARLY DISMISSAL 11AM
THURSDAY- THANKSGIVING- NO SCHOOL🍗
FRIDAY- NO SCHOOL

Period 1- English Literature 9-12
Daily: Vocabulary Journal- Word of the Day written in a complete sentence ;Final Test on  "The Picture of Dorian Gray"
Wednesday- Thanksgiving Trivia

Period 2- English 9-12
Daily:  Daily Warm Up Language Series
Up with Language Series:Continue with Nouns and Pronouns (Singular and Plural and Review)
Wednesday- Thankgiving vocab. crossword

Period 7- Current Events 7-8
Scholastic News: A Pilgrim Discovery
Complete related vocab. and comprehension activities
Wednesday- Thanksgiving Vocab. Crossword

Period 8- Current Events 9-12
Channel One News- Students view Channel One News Daily, classroom discussion points occur daily based on current news topics within the newscast, Word of the Day focus within each newscast; Weekly News Portfolio completion
Wednesday-Thanksgiving vocab. Crossword

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Week of November 13th

This year I will be co-teaching with Miss Frank for periods 3 and 4, Intensive Reading 7.I will also be teaching with Miss Zangari during period 6B, English 8
Please review Miss Frank's and Miss Zangari's teachers homework blogs for any information regarding the above mentioned classes.

For All Classes below:

*Please note that all assignments listed are the lessons/assignments that are completed during class. If a student is absent or not able to complete the assignment in class, it will become homework.

FRIDAY- DRESS DOWN DAY

Period 1- English Literature 9-12
Daily: Vocabulary Journal- Word of the Day written in a complete sentence 
Finish Unit on Reading Strategies and Literary Elements: Make sure all Exercises are completed and corrected. Begin "The Picture of Dorian Gray" Chapters: The Yellow Book, The End of Hope, A Face from the Past, and The Stranger
Read, discuss, and complete related vocab. and comprehension activities.
Review for test on MONDAY.


Period 2- English 9-12
Daily:  Daily Warm Up Language Series
Up with Language Series:Continue with Nouns and Pronouns (Singular and Plural, Constant Forms and Major Spelling Changes)


Period 7- Current Events 7-8
Reading A-Z Articles this week: Celebrating Food and Family, Cranberries, and Two Kettles
Complete related vocab. and comprehension activities

Period 8- Current Events 9-12
Channel One News- Students view Channel One News Daily, classroom discussion points occur daily based on current news topics within the newscast, Word of the Day focus within each newscast; Weekly News Portfolio completion
Friday: 5 question multiple choice quiz on daily newscasts

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Week of November 6th

This year I will be co-teaching with Miss Frank for periods 3 and 4, Intensive Reading 7.I will also be teaching with Miss Zangari during period 6B, English 8
Please review Miss Frank's and Miss Zangari's teachers homework blogs for any information regarding the above mentioned classes.

For All Classes below:

*Please note that all assignments listed are the lessons/assignments that are completed during class. If a student is absent or not able to complete the assignment in class, it will become homework.


Period 1- English Literature 9-12
Daily: Vocabulary Journal- Word of the Day written in a complete sentence 
Finish Unit on Reading Strategies and Literary Elements: Make sure all Exercises are completed and corrected. Begin "The Picture of Dorian Gray" Chapters:  Dorian in Love,  Prince Charming and the Actress,The First Mark
Read, discuss, and complete related vocab. and comprehension activities.
TUESDAY- VETERAN'S DAY ASSEMBLY
WEDNESDAY- SCHOOL BOARD MEETING ASSEMBLY

Period 2- English 9-12
Daily:  Daily Warm Up Language Series
Up with Language Series:Continue with Nouns and Pronouns (Signals, Common/Proper, More than One, Singular and Plural)
FRIDAY- VOCABULARY LESSON

Period 7- Current Events 7-8
Scholastic News: An Army Family/ Ready, Set, Sneeze/Shooting Stars/Numbers in the News
Complete related vocab. and comprehension activities, test on magazine articles on Thursday
FRIDAY- VETERAN'S DAY REVIEW

Period 8- Current Events 9-12
Channel One News- Students view Channel One News Daily, classroom discussion points occur daily based on current news topics within the newscast, Word of the Day focus within each newscast; Weekly News Portfolio completion
Monday: 5 question multiple choice quiz on daily newscasts
FRIDAY- VETERAN'S DAY REVIEW

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Week of October 30th

This year I will be co-teaching with Miss Frank for periods 3 and 4, Intensive Reading 7.I will also be teaching with Miss Zangari during period 6B, English 8
Please review Miss Frank's and Miss Zangari's teachers homework blogs for any information regarding the above mentioned classes.


For All Classes below:  


*Please note that all assignments listed are the lessons/assignments that are completed during class. If a student is absent or not able to complete the assignment in class, it will become homework.

TUESDAY- HAPPY HALLOWEEN!- LAST DAY OF 1st QTR.
WEDNESDAY- 1st DAY OF THE 2nd QTR.



Period 1- English Literature 9-12
Daily: Vocabulary Journal- Word of the Day written in a complete sentence 
Finish Unit on Reading Strategies and Literary Elements: Make sure all Exercises are completed and corrected. Begin "The Picture of Dorian Gray" Chapters: Two Very Different Friends, The Wish, Dorian in Love, and Prince Charming and the Actress
Read, discuss, and complete related vocab. and comprehension activities.

Period 2- English 9-12
Daily:  Daily Warm Up Language Series
Up with Language Series: Punctuation (Finish Review), Begin Nouns and Pronouns (Recognition, Concrete/Abstract, and Signals)

Period 7- Current Events 7-8
Finish Reading A-Z: Jack O'Lanterns Unit. 
Scholastic News: Bat Rescue, Debate It: Allow Halloween Costumes at School? Mummy Mystery
Complete related vocab. and comprehension activities, test on magazine articles on Friday

Period 8- Current Events 9-12
Channel One News- Students view Channel One News Daily, classroom discussion points occur daily based on current news topics within the newscast, Word of the Day focus within each newscast; Weekly News Portfolio completion
Friday: 5 question multiple choice quiz on daily newscasts