Week at a Glance: March 19 – 23

Monday

ACUITY testing.  Yes, it counts as a grade.  When you are finished testing, you may read.
Homework: Read. Choose five words for Weekly Word Study.

Tuesday

Read first 15 minutes of class. Finish and print research paper and Works Cited page.  The research paper should be double spaced and in a boring size 12 font (like Times New Roman).  Your Works Cited page should have the title centered and use a hanging indent for the entries.  They should be listed in alphabetical order.
Homework: Read.  Complete Weekly Word Study.

Wednesday

Read first fifteen minutes of class.  Peer conference on your research paper.  Use the rubric to evaluate your partner’s paper.
Homework: Read.  Complete Weekly Word Study.

Thursday

Read first fifteen minutes of class.  Make revisions and corrections to your research paper based on the feedback from your partner.  Print out a new copy if you need to and edit using your Editing Checksheet.  Turn in your research paper!
Homework: Read.  Weekly Word Study due.

Friday

Read first 15 minutes of class.  Blogging:  Reflect on the book you are currently reading.  Pick several of the sentence starters to write a thoughtful blog post about your book.  Remember to include the title and author in your post.  Support your opinions with specific details.
Homework: Read.

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