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Goochland Middle School

Archive for August, 2013

Week of September 2-6, English 6A

Week of September 2-6 English 6A Monday, September 2nd – No School! Enjoy your holiday! Tuesday, September 3rd and Wednesday, September 4th Day 1 – Block 4, Day 2 – Block 4 SOLs: English – 6.1, 6.2, 6.5, 6.7, 6.8 Do Now – Critical Thinking Survival Activity Sentence / Fragment review exercise on Board Read [...]

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Week of September 2-6, English 7

Week of September 2-6 English 7 Monday, September 2 – No School! Enjoy your holiday. Tuesday, September 3 SOLs: English-7.1, 7.4, 7.5, 7.9 Do Now-Critical Thinking –The Survival Game Begin Subjects/Predicates Activity Read the short story, “The Bully” Text Code Big FAT Questions Short Story Plot Diagram Vocabulary Word 2 Wednesday, September 4 SOLs: English-7.1, [...]

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Book Chat Due September 27

Many of you have asked about AR points and book projects. AR Points will be given per nine weeks. Students must earn 10 points per nine weeks for a 100 quiz grade, 9 points equal 90, 8 points equal 80, and so on.  My students made their first trip to the library today and checked [...]

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English 7-Week of August 26-30

Week of August 26-30, 2013 English 7 Monday, August 26 SOLs: English-7.1, 7.5, 7.9 Do Now – Pretend you’re a raindrop.  Where would you land and what would happen along the way? Grammar-Fragments/Sentences activities (2) Discuss different genres of fiction. Have students name two examples of various genres. Read “Three Wishes” Students are to Text [...]

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English 6A-Week of August 26-30

Week of August 26-30, 2013 English 6A Monday, August 26 Day 2, Block 4 SOLs:  English – 6.7, 6.8 Students will complete the pre-writing assessment   Tuesday, August 27 and Wednesday, August 28 Day 1 – Block 4, Day 2 – Block 4 SOLs: English – 6.1, 6.2, 6.5, 6.7, 6.8 Do Now – English [...]

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Biography Poster Project

I have a creative group of students this year!  I am so excited to be their teacher!

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English 6A-Week of August 19-23, 2013

Week of August 19-23 English 6A Monday, August 19/Tuesday August 20 Day 1-Block 4, Day 2-Block 4 SOLs: English-6.1, 6.2, 6.7, 6.8 1,  Explain seating chart 2.  Go over classroom rules Homework-Get rules signed (will be first HW grade) 3.  Review that there is no cellphone usage 4.  Go over bulletin board Homework-bring a picture [...]

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Biography Poster

I thought my parents would like to see what we’re doing in class this week with both English 7 and English 6A.  I am looking forward to a wonderful school year!  I will have these posted on Back to School night! Biography Poster Step 1:  You are to partner with one of your classmates. Requirements [...]

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English 7: Week of August 19-23

Week of August 19-23  English 7  Monday, August 19 Block 1, Block 3 SOLs:  English-7.1, 7.2, 7.9 1,  Explain seating chart 2.  Go over classroom rules Homework-Get rules signed (will be first HW grade) 3.  Review that there is no cellphone usage 4.  Go over bulletin board Homework-bring a picture of yourself, your family, your [...]

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Open House

Please do not forget that open house will be this Wednesday from 3 to 7 p.m. I look forward to seeing you in Room M120.

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