Homework, December 9, 2013

234 – Writing: Write a paragraph (at least 5-6 sentences) answering the following questions:

What is the role of the narrator?

How do the narrator’s lines help tell the story?

236- Writing: Write the first 3 paragraphs of your “Santa’s Stuck” writing.  (Intro, Attempt #1, and Attempt #2)


Homework, October 30, 2013


—Review and practice your Close Reader skills by completing the Bartering for Basics comprehension worksheet.
—Circle words you don’t know.
—Underline important words.
—Find the “Gist” for each paragraph.
—Answer the questions.
For students who will be absent on Oct. 31:
Reading: go to this link: http://www.enchantedlearning.com/history/us/hispanicamerican/chavez/
Read the article and find the “Gist” for each paragraph.
Social Studies: Read pages 79-80 and complete a Venn Diagram for Review question #6 on page 80.