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Goochland Middle School

English 8-Week of April 27-May 1

Written By: ccharltonmatejka - Apr• 24•15

Week of April 27-May 1

English 8

Monday, April 27 and Tuesday, April 28

English SOLs: 8.1, 8.2, 8.5, 8.6

-Do Now-Tell us about a thing you will never write about.

-Practice SOL Test

-Two Vocab Words

-Essay Assignment (Day 1 only)

-Day 2-Essay Assignment DUE

-Dead End in Norvelt

-Quiz-reading

 

Wednesday, April 29 and Thursday, April 30

-Do Now-Write a review of a movie, and give it 4 stars.

-Practice SOL Test

-Two Vocabulary Words

-Dead End in Norvelt

 

Friday, May 1

-Do Now-What are your summer plans?

-Dead End in Norvelt

English 6-Week of April 27-May 1

Written By: ccharltonmatejka - Apr• 24•15

English 6-Week of April 27-May 1

*Spelling Test on Friday

Monday, April 27

SOLs: English-6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

-Do Now-Tell me about a book you can read without getting bored.

-SOL Practice

-Word #10

-Go over spelling list for the week

-Test Friday

-Essay Assignment-DUE WEDNESDAY

*Vocabulary Test Thursday!

 

Tuesday, April 28

SOLs:  English-6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

-Do Now- Are you an early bird or a night owl?

-SOL Practice

-Vocabulary Jeopardy

-Continue in-class novel

-Quiz-novel

 

Wednesday, April 29

SOLs:  English-6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

-Do Now-Is your glass half full or half empty?

-SOL Practice

-Vocabulary Crossword

-In class novel

 

Thursday, April 30

SOLs:  English 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

-Vocabulary Test

 

Friday, May 1

SOLs:  English 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

-Do Now-Tell about a time where everything you hoped actually happened.

-Spelling Test

-SOL Practice

-Continue in-class novel

100 Points Project

Written By: ccharltonmatejka - Apr• 22•15

Due May 22nd or 25th, dependent upon which day you are in attendance in my classroom!

100 POINTS PROJECT

Need glue sticks

Written By: ccharltonmatejka - Apr• 17•15

I need glue sticks, so if any of you are in the store, help me out :)

English 6-Week of April 20-24

Written By: ccharltonmatejka - Apr• 17•15

English 6-Week of April 20-24

*Spelling Test on Friday

 

Monday, April 20

SOLs: English-6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

-Do Now-Write a brief movie review of your favorite movie.

-SOL Practice

-Word #4

-Go over spelling list for the week

-Test Friday

-Continue in-class novel

 

Tuesday, April 21

SOLs:  English-6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

-Do Now- Describe your last attempt to learn something that did not come easily to you.

-SOL Practice

-Word #5

-Continue in-class novel

-Fun activity

 

Wednesday, April 22

SOLs:  English-6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.

-Do Now-Summer, what do you like best about it.

-Practice SOL Test

-SOL Jeopardy Practice/Flash cards

-Vocabulary Word #6

-In-class novel

-Quiz-novel

 

Thursday, April 23

SOLs:  English 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

-Do Now-You have inherited 15 million dollars and must give it all away, where will it go?

-Practice SOL

-Vocabulary Word #7

-SOL Jeopardy cards

-In-class novel

Friday, April 24

SOLs:  English 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

-Do Now-List the top five things you like/love about your life.

-Practice SOL Test

-Vocabulary Word #8

-SOL Jeopardy cards

-In-class novel

-Spelling Test

Week of April 20-24

Written By: ccharltonmatejka - Apr• 17•15

Week of April 20-24

English 8

Monday, April 20 and Tuesday, April 21

English SOLs: 8.1, 8.2, 8.5, 8.6

-Do Now-Tell us about a thing you will never write about.

-Practice SOL Test

-Vocabulary Words 3 & 4

-Dead End in Norvelt

-Quiz

Wednesday, April 22 and Thursday, April 23

-Do Now-Write a review of a movie, and give it 4 stars.

-Practice SOL Test

-Vocabulary Words 5 & 6

-Dead End in Norvelt

Friday, April 24

-Essay Assignment

-Dead End in Norvelt

English 6-Week of April 13-17

Written By: ccharltonmatejka - Apr• 11•15

English 6-Week of April 13-17

 

*Spelling Test on Friday

 

Monday, April 13

SOLs: English-6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

  • Do Now-Describe your spring break.
  • SOL Practice
  •  New Vocabulary List
  • Word #1
  • Go over spelling list for the week
  • Test Friday
  • Begin in-class novel

 

Tuesday, April 14

SOLs:  English-6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

  • MAPS Testing

Wednesday, April 15

SOLs:  English-6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

  • Do Now-What is your favorite season of the year and why?
  • Practice SOL Test
  • SOL Jeopardy Practice/Flash cards
  • Vocabulary Word #2
  • In-class novel

Thursday, April 16

SOLs:  English 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

  • Do Now-Describe the best meal you’ve ever eaten in detail.
  • Practice SOL
  • Vocabulary Word #3
  • SOL Jeopardy cards
  • In-class novel

Friday, April 17

SOLs:  English 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

  • Do Now-What are you “imperfect” about?
  • Practice SOL Test
  • Vocabulary Word #4
  • SOL Jeopardy cards
  • In-class novel
  • Spelling Test

English 8-Week of April 13-17

Written By: ccharltonmatejka - Apr• 11•15

Monday, April 13 and Tuesday, April 14

English SOLs: 8.1, 8.2, 8.5, 8.6

-Do Now-Do you feel like you get social media or do you just use it because that is where your friends and family are?

-Practice SOL Test

-New Vocabulary List

-Word #1

-Dead End in Norvelt

**Tuesday and Wednesday – MAPS Testing

Wednesday, April 15 and Thursday, April 16

-Do Now-Describe an item you were attached to as a child. What became of it?

-Practice SOL Test

-Word #2

-Dead End in Norvelt

Friday, April 17

-Do Now-Describe your ultimate escape plan and tell what you are escaping from.

-Practice SOL Test

-Word #3

-Dead End in Norvelt

English 8-Week of March 30-April 3

Written By: ccharltonmatejka - Mar• 28•15

Week of March 30-April 3

English SOLs: 8.1, 8.2, 8.5, 8.6

Monday and Tuesday, March 30 and March 31

  • Do Now-Do you have any animals in your life? If you do, what do they mean to you?
  • SOL Practice’
  • Finish Vocabulary Words
  • Vocabulary Jeopardy
  • Dead End in Norvelt

Wednesday and Thursday, April 1 and April 2

English SOLs: 8.1, 8.2, 8.5, 8.6

  • Do Now-What was your favorite book as a child? How did it influence who you are now?
  • SOL Practice
  • Vocabulary Test
  • Dead End in Norvelt

Friday, April 3

English SOLs: 8.1, 8.2, 8.5, 8.6

Spring Break Fun

English 6-March 30-April 3

Written By: ccharltonmatejka - Mar• 28•15

Monday, March 30

SOLs:  English 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

·      Do Now-Beach, mountain, forest or something else entirely?

·      SOL Practice Test

·      Vocabulary Word #7

·      Finish novel

  • Finish drawings

Tuesday, March 31

SOLs:  English 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

  • Do Now-Is there a place in this world you would NEVER want to visit? Why not?
  • SOL Practice Test
  • Vocabulary Word #8
  • Short Test on novel (easy for kids parents)

Wednesday, April 1

SOLs:  English 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

  • Do Now-Write about the last disagreement you had with a friend or family member.
  • SOL Practice Test
  • Vocabulary Words 9 & 10
  • Fun writing assignment

Thursday, April 2

SOLs:  English 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.5

  • Do Now-Who is the most important person in your life?
  • SOL Practice Test
  • Vocabulary Jeopardy & Crossword Puzzle

Friday, April 3

SOLs:  6.4

Vocabulary Test