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It's not as lucky as Friday the 13th. We worked on a Story called "A Stolen Kitten" in Read Works. For homework this weekend: www.readworks.org Class Code:BYRAHX Choose your name. Password is 1234 A Stolen Kitten Use your packets to answer the ones that are marked correct the same way,... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Zombies
Posted Sep 7, 2017 at 6GSS
We finished up a 6th grade level passage at 500 lexile of over a thousand words entitled, "At the Office" Check out www.readworks.org to see these kinds of passages. Today, we did our first read of an Isaac Asimov science fiction story in our new textbook adoption (Springboard) entitled "The... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2017 at Zombies
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Use the Learning Level here to learn them: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Europe/Eur_GL_1024_768.html Then test yourself here: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Europe/Eur_G0_1024_768.html Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2017 at 6GSS
Theme - An idea about life or human nature that an author is trying to share with readers. Theme is not a one word topic. It must be stated in sentence form. Theme is not directly stated, unless you are reading a fable. It must be inferred. SLIME - An... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2017 at Lucero
Today, we created our accounts for our new textbook adoption on Springboard. The link is https://cobbga.springboardonline.org/ebook/login The students have logins written in the inside cover of their agendas. I have asked the students to complete 15 minutes in www.membean.com and 15 minutes in www.readtheory.org In addition, they should become more... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2017 at Zombies
Posted Aug 31, 2017 at 6GSS
This week we are introducing our new textbook adoption and beginning some vocabulary work. https://quizlet.com/216787976/unit-1-academic-vocabulary-flash-cards/ Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2017 at Zombies
Download GenresSG https://www.quia.com/rr/111225.html https://www.quia.com/cb/876464.html https://www.quia.com/mc/382369.html http://reviewgamezone.com/games/supershooter/index.php?2196&title=Literary+Genres+B Continue reading
Posted Aug 24, 2017 at Zombies
Posted Aug 24, 2017 at 6GSS
Here are the Quizlets for our Unit 1 Vocabulary! Study 'em up! https://quizlet.com/216787976/unit-1-academic-vocabulary-flash-cards/ https://quizlet.com/216788236/unit-1-literary-terms-flash-cards/ Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2017 at Lucero
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Today, we took notes about conflict. Talented artist Kimberly M. shared hers with us! Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2017 at Lucero
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We did this in class today! Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2017 at Lucero
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Today, we learned about marking up text using the thinking notes strategy. Here is an excellent student example completed by Shakyra M. ! Note that the picture on the second page is one of our dear teacher Ms. Lucero when she was competing in the State Track meets in High... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2017 at Lucero
Students! This is my Language Arts blog! If you are looking for my Social Studies class blog for Ms. Stewart's and my classes, click on the link below: http://mccleskeyms.typepad.com/6gss/ Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2017 at Zombies
Here are the notes we have taken in our reader's/writer's notebooks in class for you to peruse and study to prepare for the quiz! Download GenresSG Here is a more detailed version: Download GENRES Watch the following videos to help you understand what literary genres are: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2aGPvpeutY Genres quick video... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2017 at Zombies