November 27

Lesson Plans for the week of 11/26 – 11/30

MONDAY – November 26th (Redden is OUT- School Field Trip)

Redden 6th Grade 

  • Complete ReadWorks assignment “Friendship Probelm Solved”
  • Study for Drama Vocabulary test on Wednesday 11/28

 Redden 7th Grade 

  • Complete ReadWorks assignment “The Run #6 and #7”

Redden 8th Grade

  • Read Library books first 15 minutes
  • Complete ReadWorks assignment “See If I Care..”

TUESDAY – November 27th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Continue Out of my Mind novel
  • Study for Drama Vocabulary test tomorrow 11/28

Redden 7th Grade

  • Begin Dictionary Skills review – Flocabulary Assignment

Redden 8th Grade

  • Review Irony Notes
  • Read “The Lottery” Whole Group
  • Time permitting watch “The Lottery” video

WEDNESDAY – November 28th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Take Drama Vocabulary test
  • Continue Out of my Mind novel

Redden 7th Grade

  • Continue Dictionary Skills assignments

Redden 8th Grade

  • Watch ” The Lottery” video if time did not permit on Tuesday
  • Discuss Irony-  Take quiz over “The Lottery”

THURSDAY- November 29th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Continue Out of My Mind novel
  • Review 5 Text Structures vocabulary, test date to be determined
  • Begin Text Structures Flocabulary Assignment

Redden 7th Grade

  • Complete Dictionary Skills Flocabulary Assignment
  • Review for “Freak The Mighty” novel test on 11/30

Redden 8th Grade

  • Complete “The Lottery” Quiz if needed
  • Begin “Lamb to the Slaughter” (Whole group discussion)

FRIDAY – November 30th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Complete “Out Of My Mind” novel test
  • Time permitting Text Structures (Whole Group) Activity

Redden 7th Grade

  • Complete “Freak The Mighty” novel test
  • Time permitting Dictionary Skills (Whole Group) Activity

Redden 8th Grade

  • Complete ” Lamb to the Slaughter” and discuss
  • Work on incomplete assignments and/or re-d0’s
November 11

Lesson plans for the week of November 12th-16th

MONDAY – November 12th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Being Grateful Slideshow
  • Begin “Thankful” poster
  • Continue Out of my Mind novel
  • Hand out new Drama Vocabulary and Review

 Redden 7th Grade 

  • Being Grateful Slideshow
  • Begin “Thankful” poster
  • Begin Staar packet review.. Importance of understanding the structure and how to answer Staar questions

Redden 8th Grade

  • Being Grateful Slideshow
  • Begin “Thankful” poster
  • Create Irony journal pages

TUESDAY – November 13th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Continue “Thankful” poster
  • Continue Out of my Mind novel
  • Begin Scope “Monkey’s Paw- Inferencing Activity (Whole Group)

Redden 7th Grade

  • Continue “Thankful” poster
  • Continue Staar packet review.. focus on reading comprehension strategies

Redden 8th Grade

  • Continue “Thankful” poster
  • Finish up Irony Notes and look at examples

WEDNESDAY – November 14th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Continue “Thankful” poster
  • Continue Out of my Mind novel
  • Complete Inference activity over  Monkey’s Paw- discuss tone and mood

Redden 7th Grade

  • New London field trip

Redden 8th Grade

  • Continue “Thankful” poster
  • Look at Irony examples-
  • Create you own example of Irony

THURSDAY- November 15th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Continue “Thankful” poster
  • Continue Out of My Mind novel
  • Watch Monkey’s Paw video
  • Compare and contrast Activity

Redden 7th Grade

  • Continue “Thankful” poster
  • Continue Staar packet review.. focus on reading comprehension strategies

Redden 8th Grade

  • Continue “Thankful” poster
  • Read “The Ransom of Big Chief” – look for examples of situation and verbal Irony

FRIDAY – November 16th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Continue “Thankful” poster
  • Monkey Paw Quiz
  • Thanksgiving Activity

Redden 7th Grade

  • Continue “Thankful” poster
  • Thanksgiving Activity

Redden 8th Grade

  • Continue “Thankful” poster
  • Thanksgiving Activity
November 5

Lesson plans for the week of November 5th through the November 9th

MONDAY – November 5th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Go over Common Assessment test
  • Continue Out of my Mind novel
  • Study for Poetry Vocabulary test – Wednesday 11/7

 Redden 7th Grade 

  • Continue Freak the Mighty novel
  • Begin reviewing Theme (watch video)

Redden 8th Grade

  • SR 10mins
  • Review Elements of a Short Story in journals
  • Watch Youtube and Shmoop Videos

TUESDAY – November 6th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Plot Diagram Powerpoint and Vocabulary terms in journal
  • Study for Poetry Vocabulary test – Wednesday 11/7

Redden 7th Grade

  • Continue Freak the Mighty novel
  • Theme (whole group) activity

Redden 8th Grade

  • SR 10min
  • Read “The Landlady” by Ronald Dahl- answer questions

WEDNESDAY – November 7th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Poetry Vocabulary Test

Redden 7th Grade

  • Finish Freak the Mighty novel
  • Plot Diagram (whole group) activities

Redden 8th Grade 

  • NO CLASS – CAREER FAIR

THURSDAY- November 8th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Continue Out of my Mind novel
  • Begin Plot Flocabulary Assignment

Redden 7th Grade

  • Take Freak the Mighty novel test
  • Begin Theme Flocabulary assignment

Redden 8th Grade

  • SR 10mins
  • Finish questions if needed from ” The Landlady”
  • Watch Tales of the Unexpected “The Landlady”
  • Watch The Landlady short film

FRIDAY – November 9th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Finish “Plot Element” Flocabulary assignment
  • Work on incomplete work if needed / SR time

Redden 7th Grade

  • Finish “Theme” Flocabulary assignment
  • Work on incomplete work if needed / SR time

Redden 8th Grade

  • “Five Element of a Short Story” Flocabulary assignment
  • Work on incomplete work if needed / SR time
October 24

Lesson Plans for the week of October 22nd- 26th

MONDAY – October 22nd

Redden 6th Grade

  • Continue Out of my Mind novel

 Redden 7th Grade 

  • Continue Freak the Mighty novel

Redden 8th Grade

  • Continue Tangerine novel

TUESDAY – October 23rd 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Go over Poetry Vocabulary (Whole Group)
  • Flocabulary (Types of Poetry assignment)
  • HW: Study Vocabulary-

Redden 7th Grade

  • Intro of Edgar Allen Poe (Video)
  • Background and life of Edgar Allen Poe

Redden 8th Grade

  • ” The Day I Caught Willie Cooper” Comprehension assignment

WEDNESDAY – October 24th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Types of Poetry review continued (Whole Group)
  • Continue Out of my Mind novel
  • HW: Study Vocabulary-

Redden 7th Grade

  • Continue Background and life of Edgar Allen Poe
  • Continue reading Freak the Mighty novel 

Redden 8th Grade 

  • Go over College fair field trip
  • Continue Tangerine novel

THURSDAY- October 25th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Types of Poetry review continued (Whole Group)
  • Continue Out of my Mind novel

Redden 7th Grade

  • Review Mood- Watch Video over Mood
  • Continue reading Freak the Mighty novel 

Redden 8th Grade

  • Begin Elements of a Short Story
  • Continue Freak the Mighty novel

FRIDAY – October 26th

Redden 6th Grade

  • Continue Out of my Mind novel 
  • Finish up Types of Poetry (Whole Group)

Redden 7th Grade

  • Flocabulary assignment over Mood

Redden 8th Grade

  • Continue Freak the Mighty novel
  • Continue Elements of a Short Story
October 15

Lesson plans for the week of October 15th – 19th

MONDAY – October 15th

Redden 6th Grade

  • Pass out new vocabulary for Out of my Mind and review
  •  Continue reading Out of my Mind novel

 Redden 7th Grade 

  • Continue Freak the Mighty novel

Redden 8th Grade

  • Finish part two of Tangerine novel
  • Begin Tangerine part 2 test

TUESDAY – October 16th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Review Figurative Lang terms
  • Complete “Grandma’s Garden” lesson (Whole group)

Redden 7th Grade

  • Review Figurative Lang terms
  • Complete “Busy as a Bee” lesson (Whole group)

Redden 8th Grade

  • Complete Tangerine part 2 test

WEDNESDAY – October 17th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Work on incomplete assignment and assignment re-do’s

Redden 7th Grade

  • Work on incomplete assignment and assignment re-do’s

Redden 8th Grade

  • Work on incomplete assignment and assignment re-do’s

THURSDAY- October 18th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Study Out of my Mind Vocabulary (Whole Group)
  • Continue Out of my Mind novel

Redden 7th Grade

  • Continue Freak the Mighty novel

Redden 8th Grade

  • Begin Part 3 of Tangerine

FRIDAY – October 19th

STUDENT HOLIDAY!!!!! 

END OF 9 WEEKS- 

October 8

Lesson Plans for the week of October 8th – October 12th

MONDAY – October 8th

Redden 6th Grade

  • Continue Out of my Mind novel
  • Scope Inferencing Activity ” The Good Deed”  

 Redden 7th Grade 

  • Continue Freak the Mighty novel
  • Complete Freak the Mighty vocabulary (Whole Group)

Redden 8th Grade

  • Continue Tangerine novel
  • Complete Smiley Face tricks from Tangerine novel

TUESDAY – October 9th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Continue Out of my Mind novel
  • Complete Scope Inferencing activity

Redden 7th Grade

  • Figurative Language (Whole Group) review
  • Flocabulary assignment over Figurative Language

Redden 8th Grade

  • Continue Tangerine novel
  • Complete ReadWorks assignments 5 & 6

WEDNESDAY – October 10th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Figurative Language (whole group) review, Figurative Language in song
  • Begin Flocabulary assignment over Figurative Language

Redden 7th Grade

  • Continue Freak the Mighty
  • Complete Flocabulary assignment over Figurative Language

Redden 8th Grade 

  • Read & Discuss “Syliva, Tree Dancer”
  • Assignment over “Syliva, Tree Dancer”

THURSDAY- October 11th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Out of my Mind #3 vocabulary review
  • Continue Out of my Mind novel

Redden 7th Grade

  • Continue Freak the Mighty novel
  • Figurative Language (whole group) lesson

Redden 8th Grade

  • Test over Tangerine part #2

FRIDAY – October 12th

Redden 6th Grade

  • Out of my Mind vocabulary test #3
  • Complete Figurative Language group work

Redden 7th Grade

  • Figurative Language quiz
  • Work on incomplete assignments if time allows

Redden 8th Grade

  • Complete Tangerine part #2 test
  • work on incomplete assignments if time allows
October 5

Lesson Plans for the week of October 1st – October 5th

MONDAY – October 1st 

Redden 6th Grade

  • SR time 
  • Continue in Out of my Mind 

 Redden 7th Grade 

  • SR time 
  • Begin Freak the Mighty novel 

Redden 8th Grade

  • SR time  
  • Continue in Tangerine Novel
  • Begin Types of Conflict Activity 

TUESDAY – October 2nd 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Begin For the Love of the Game Inference/Comprehension activity.  Unwrap, read article- (Whole Group)
  • For the Love of the Game Quiz and review

Redden 7th Grade

  • SR time  (library book)
  • Characterization Activity

Redden 8th Grade

  • SR time (Library)
  • Work on Types of Conflict journal assignments in google classroom

WEDNESDAY – October 3rd 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Out of my Mind vocabulary quiz #2
  • Complete Flocabulary Assignment Making Inferences

Redden 7th Grade

  • SR time
  • Characterization Quiz

Redden 8th Grade 

  • SR time (Library)
  • Begin Flocabulary Conflict lessons and Quiz

THURSDAY- October 4th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Pass out Out of my Mind Vocabulary #3 and go over (Whole Group) test on 10/12
  • Continue  Out of my Mind novel

Redden 7th Grade

  • Begin Max and Kevin Characterizations pages for Freak the Mighty
  • Continue Freak the Mighty novel Chap. 4

Redden 8th Grade

  • SR time (Library)
  • Complete Flocabulary assignment over Conflict

FRIDAY – October 5th

Redden 6th Grade

  • Read Chapter in Out of my Mind
  • Character Inferencing Activity (whole group)
  •  Study Out of my Mind Vocabulary #3 (test on 10/12)

Redden 7th Grade

  • Read 2 chapter 5 &6  in Freak the Mighty novel
  • Work on completing Theme Flocabulary

Redden 8th Grade

  • SR time (Library)
  • ReadWorks assignment Missing #5 
  • Work on incomplete work if time allows

 

October 1

Important Homecoming Information :)

Happy Homecoming Week! 

Students will be allowed to wear mums/garters on Friday, Oct 5th.  All bells and noisemakers must be taped.  The school will not be responsible for lost or damaged mums/garters.  It will be the student’s responsibility to keep up with the mum/garter.

Students will also have the opportunity to participate in theme days:

Monday-  Tacky Tourist

Tuesday-  Dress as your favorite Meme/Vine

Wednesday-  Dress in your favorite decade

Thursday-  Western

Friday- Maroon and White

September 25

Lesson Plans for the week of September 24th-28th

MONDAY – Sept. 24th

Redden 6th Grade

  • Read Chapter 7 & 8 in Out of my Mind novel
  • Complete Antonym & Synonym assignment

HW: Study for Out of my Mind vocabulary test on 9/26

 Redden 7th Grade 

  • Silent Reading
  • Complete ReadWorks assignments (work needing to be completed)

Redden 8th Grade

  • Silent Reading
  • Read Tangerine

TUESDAY – Sept. 25th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Work on incomplete assignments for first 10 mins of class
  • Flocabulary Assignment & Quiz- Making Inferences
    HW: Study for Out of my Mind vocabulary test TOMORROW 

Redden 7th Grade

  • Silent Reading (Library Book)
  • Characterization Powerpoint Assignment

Redden 8th Grade

  • Watch Presto and complete plot diagram

WEDNESDAY – Sept. 26th 

Redden 6th Grade

  • Out of my Mind vocabulary quiz #2
  • Complete Flocabulary Assignment Making Inferences

Redden 7th Grade 

  • Characterization Quiz
  • Begin going over Freak the Mighty Vocabulary in Journal

Redden 8th Grade 

  • Flocabulary Assignment & Quiz over Plot Elements 

THURSDAY- Sept 27th

Redden 6th Grade

  • Silent reading time (Library Book)
  • Pass out Out of my Mind Vocabulary #3
  • Read Out of my Mind novel

Redden 7th Grade

  • Silent reading time (Library Book)
  • Discuss Bullying & Background Information for Freak the Mighty

Redden 8th Grade

  • Journal Entry-  Who is your favorite character in Tangerine and why?
  • Discuss Journal Entries
  • Read Tangerine 

FRIDAY – Sept. 28th

Redden 6th Grade

  • Silent Reading (Library Book)
  • Complete missing or incomplete assignments
  • ReadWorks assignment
  • Study for Out of my Mind vocabulary quiz #3 (Quizlet)

 Redden 7th Grade 

  • Begin reading Freak the Mighty

Redden 8th Grade

  • Silent Reading (Library Book)
  • Complete missing or incomplete assignments
  • ReadWorks assignment