ELA 6.01, ELA 6.06, ELA 6.09, ELA 6.10, ELA 6.11, Lesson Plans

Lesson Plans for January 18-22

 

Parents,

We start Genius Hour this week! What is Genius Hour? Students will be introduced to GH and what it is. They’ll be shown some helpful videos and examples from past students. Next week, we will dive in and start researching. I can’t wait to see what all our children learn. A note will come home Tuesday to sign and return.

Monday –

MLK Day – We honor you! Check out one of our classes in the newspaper!

https://www.news-journal.com/news/local/after-summer-of-racial-justice-protests-longview-area-teachers-navigate-mlk-day-lessons/article_4eb581b2-5779-11eb-b7f1-83c6bf082912.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=email&utm_campaign=user-share

Tuesday – 

  1. Introduce Genius Hour
  2. Turn in Genius Hour topic and driving question
  3. Examples of Genius Hour

HW: Flocabulary: Primary/Secondary Sources (DUE FRIDAY)

Wednesday –

  1. Subject/Predicate MLK poem

HW: Flocabulary: Primary/Secondary Sources (DUE FRIDAY)

Thursday –

  1. “I Have a Dream” Poster

HW: Flocabulary: Primary/Secondary Sources (DUE FRIDAY)

Friday –

  1. Character Lesson – Include Others
  2. Finish all work
  3. MLK puzzles when done with all work

Have a great weekend! See you next Tuesday!

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
ELA 6.01, ELA 6.02, ELA 6.06, ELA 6.09, ELA 6.12, Lesson Plans

Lesson Plans for the Week of January 11-15

photo credit: pinterest

Parents,

Ask your child what he/she is thinking about researching, creating, designing, etc. for a Passion Project/Genius Hour idea. We will be starting Genius Hour next week. **What are you passionate about? What do you want to learn more about? Who or what can you improve/help in your community? What new skill do you want to learn? More will come home soon about this.

Monday – 

Bad Weather Day – SNOW DAY!

Tuesday – 

  1. Finish last week’s lessons:
  • Titanic Grammar
  • Titanic Task Cards
  • It’s/Its
  • Titanic Summarizing

      2 . If done, get a Titanic Passenger Ticket and begin researching. Learn if you survived or not!

HW: Flocabulary: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. & Leadership video & quiz

Wednesday – 

  1. Titanic Passengers – Research and share a little about “yourself” and whether you survived or not.

HW: Flocabulary: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. & Leadership video & quiz

Thursday –

  1. MLK Grammar
  2. MLK Symbaloo (early finishers)  MLK Symbaloo

HW: Flocabulary: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. & Leadership video & quiz

Friday –

  1. Dr. King Gimkit
  2. MLK Poem
  3. Dr. King’s Dream – Write “My Dreams”

Have a great 3 day weekend! See you next Tuesday!

 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
6.02, 6.06, 6.09, ELA 6.01, ELA 6.02, ELA 6.06, ELA 6.09, Lesson Plans, Uncategorized

Lesson Plans for the Week of January 4-8

photo credit: indigogo.com

WRITING:

Monday – 

Teacher Work Day

Tuesday – Welcome Back! Beginning of 3rd nine weeks

  1. Flocab’s “Year in Review”
  2. New homework calendars
  3. Background of Robert Ballard searching for (and finding) the Titanic
  4. Dress Up Days video

HW: Think about a Passion Project/Genius Hour idea. We will be starting this soon.

**What are you passionate about? What do you want to learn more about? Who or what can you improve/help in your community? What new skill do you want to learn? More will come home soon about this.

Wednesday – 

  1. Read “Searching for the Titanic”
  2. It’s/Its
  3. Titanic Task Cards (context clues)
  4. Titanic grammar
  5. Searching for the Titanic summarizing

HW: Think about a Passion Project/Genius Hour idea.

Thursday –

Continue…

  1. Read “Searching for the Titanic”
  2. It’s/Its
  3. Titanic Task Cards (context clues)
  4. Titanic grammar
  5. Searching for the Titanic summarizing

HW: Think about a Passion Project/Genius Hour idea.

Friday –

Finish…

  1. Character Lesson – Happy New Year!! Make goals/Make Them Happen!
  2. It’s/Its
  3. Titanic Task Cards (context clues)
  4. Titanic grammar
  5. Searching for the Titanic summarizing

Finished with work: Enjoy the provided Titanic resources and Ocean Podcast.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
ELA 6.01, ELA 6.02, ELA 6.06, ELA 6.09, ELA 6.10, Lesson Plans

Lesson Plans for the Week of December 14-18

REMINDER: On Thursday and Friday, students are released at 12:15. Busses will run at this time. Due to COVID and social distancing guidelines, students may not leave early if they don’t have an exam the last period.

WRITING:

Monday – UGLY SWEATER DAY

  1. Quizizz (semester exam review)
  2. Semester Exam Review Game

HW: Happy Holidays (enjoy time with your family)!

Tuesday – ELF YOURSELF (WEAR STRIPES)

  1. Motivational Video
  2. Bell Work
  3. Semester Exam Review -Game

HW: Happy Holidays (enjoy time with your family)!

Wednesday – SANTA HAT

  1. Christmas Trivia
  2. Semester Exam Review – TRUST NO ONE!

HW: Happy Holidays (enjoy time with your family)!

Thursday: DECORATE YOURSELF LIKE A PRESENT

Early Release at 12:15: Semester Exams for periods 1, 3, 5, & 7

Friday: WEAR PJ’s

Early Release at 12:15: Semester Exams for periods 2, 4, 6, & 8

Wishing you all a very happy, relaxing, and enjoyable holiday break! See you in the new year!

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
ELA 6.01, ELA 6.10, ELA 6.11, Lesson Plans

Lesson Plans for the Week of 10/26-10/30

It’s RED RIBBON WEEK!

Red Ribbon Week

WRITING:

Monday –

  1. Amount vs. Number  Grammar Hack Video
  2. Begin Halloween/fall Poem

HW: Complete “Number vs. Amount” (Google Classroom) 

Tuesday –

  1. Finish Halloween/fall Poem
  2. Share poem with others on Flipgrid

HW: Complete “Number vs. Amount” (Google Classroom) 

Wednesday – EARLY RELEASE @ NOON!

  1. Finish sharing poem on Flipgrid
  2. Halloween/Fall Subway Art on Canva

HW: Complete “Number vs. Amount” (Google Classroom) 

Thursday –

  1. Teamwork Activity – Watch out for ZOMBIES!

HW: Complete “Number vs. Amount” (Google Classroom) 

Friday –

  1. Character Lesson
  2. Read Halloweiner
  3. Halloween GIMKIT

ADVANCED WRITING:

Monday –

  1. Finish bio poems on Flipgrid
  2. Amount vs. Number  Grammar Hack Video
  3. Begin Halloween/Fall poem (groups)

HW: Complete “Number vs. Amount” (Google Classroom) 

Tuesday –

  1. Finish Halloween/Fall Poem
  2. Find a Creative Commons picture to accompany Halloween/fall poem
  3. Present group poem in front of the Green Screen

HW: Complete “Number vs. Amount” (Google Classroom) 

Wednesday –EARLY RELEASE @ NOON!

  1. Finish Green Screen poem presentation
  2. Halloween/Fall Subway Art on Canva

HW: Complete “Number vs. Amount” (Google Classroom) 

Thursday –

  1. Teamwork Activity – Watch out for ZOMBIES!

HW: Complete “Number vs. Amount” (Google Classroom) 

Friday –

  1. Character Lesson
  2. Read Halloweiner
  3. Halloween GIMKIT

Have a great weekend!

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
6.02, 6.10, 6.11, ELA 6.01, Lesson Plans

Lesson Plans for the Week of 10/5-10/9

trusted trusted trusting gerd leonhard wordle | Find out mor… | Flickr

WRITING:

Monday –

  1. Similes/Metaphors
  2. Work on narrative in Storyjumper (revising/editing)

HW: Quizizz – “Narrative Writing” (due Thursday)

Tuesday – 

  1. Work on narrative in Storyjumper (revising/editing)

HW: Quizizz – “Narrative Writing” (due Thursday)

Wednesday – 

  1. Work on narrative in Storyjumper (revising/editing)

HW: Quizizz – “Narrative Writing” (due Thursday)

Thursday –

  1. Storyjumper – continue narrative
  2. Quizlet Live vocabulary practice

HW: No homework!

Friday – There will be a sub in Mrs. Boo’s room. Talk to your child about great behavior.

  1. Character Lesson – Are you Trustworthy?
  2. Flocabulary “5 Elements of a Story” (video & quiz)

 

ADVANCED WRITING:

Monday –

  1. Writing Stations – PEER Editing

HW: Final changes on narrative story in Storyjumper  **We’ll be editing all class and conferencing with Mrs. Boo

Tuesday – 

  1. Writing Stations- TED TALK

HW: Final changes on narrative story in Storyjumper  **We’ll be editing all class and conferencing with Mrs. Boo

Wednesday – 

  1. Writing Stations – Poetry

HW: Final changes on narrative story in Storyjumper  **We’ll be editing all class and conferencing with Mrs. Boo

Thursday –

  1. Writing Stations- Vocabulary

HW: NO HOMEWORK!

Friday – There will be a sub in Mrs. Boo’s room. Talk to your child about great behavior.

  1. Character Lesson – Are you Trustworthy?
  2. Flocabulary “5 Elements of a Story” (video & quiz)

Have a great weekend!

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
6.06, 6.09, 6.10, 6.11, ELA 6.01

Lesson Plans for the Week of 9/7-9/11

Never Forget! photo credit: history.com

WRITING:

Monday –

Labor Day

Tuesday – 

  1. Topic Sentences & Relevant Details – lesson & practice
  2. Flocab “Topic Sentences”

HW: Flocabulary “Topic Sentences” video & quiz (this is a grade)

Wednesday – 

  1. Topic Sentence review
  2. Begin hamburger template

HW: Flocabulary “Topic Sentences” video & quiz (this is a grade)

Thursday –

  1. Write a well-constructed paragraph with correct punctuation and capitalization.

HW: Flocabulary “Topic Sentences” video & quiz (this is a grade)

Friday – FLOCABULARY (TOPIC SENTENCES) DUE!

  1. Edgenuity
  2. 9/11 Virtual Tour

 

ADVANCED WRITING:

Monday –

Labor Day

Tuesday – 

  1. Begin Diary Entry (Melody’s perspective)
  2. Transitions & Million $ Words

HW: Finish Diary Entry and Study for Vocab. Test (Test on Tuesday, September 15).

Quizlet Link: https://quizlet.com/_8ns1xa?x=1qqt&i=hpu9x

Wednesday – 

  1. Continue Diary Entry
  2. Closing with a Clincher

HW: Finish Diary Entry and Study for Vocab. Test (Test on Tuesday, September 15).

Thursday –

  1. Finish final draft of Diary Entry

HW: Finish Diary Entry and Study for Vocab. Test (Test on Tuesday, September 15).

Friday – Never Forget!

  1. Edgenuity
  2. 9/11 Virtual Tour

Have a great weekend!

Print Friendly, PDF & Email