• Wednesday, April 22, 2020

    Happy Wednesday, everyone! I hope you are having an awesome week!

    Today's Check-in is in TEAMS. Check your email for the invitation link. If you have trouble or missed the meeting, email me instead to say hello.

    Remember to check ALL of your teachers' websites before starting in on your work for the day!

    Your Special for Today is Library. Make sure to check Mrs. Smith's website for your assignment.

    RELA: (Reading and Writing)

    • Task #1: Among the Hidden
      • Go to One Note.
        • First read my feedback from your responses yesterday - It's in RED on yesterday's page in One Note.
        • The assignment is listed under Content Library - Distance Learning - 4/22/20 Ch. 9-10
        • Follow the directions on this page in One Note.
    • Task #2: Listen to the next chapter of Posted.
      •  Click Here to listen to me read the second part of the chapter called, "The Response". No response for today - Just listen and enjoy!
      • If you missed previous day's readings, go to "DL Phase 2 Resources > Links for Readings of Posted. All the chapters are there.
    • Task #3: Independent Reading (30 min)
    • "Can Do" Activities for Writing - If you are looking for writing activities to do this week, choose from the list below. These are OPTIONAL, but if you choose to do some, please let me know.
      • Complete a writing activity from the list below using your research from the first 2 weeks of Distance Learning (remember, you researched an argument topic of your choice).
        • Essay
        • PowerPoint
        • Letter to someone who might care about it or need to know (Examples: If you researched standardized testing, you could write to Mrs. Adelberger. If you researched social media, but you can't use it, you could write to your parents.)
        • Brochure
        • Poem
        • Commercial for you "tech people"
        • Your Choice...
      • Write a story - any story - fiction or not - that you want to write. Have fun with it. Maybe base it on something happening in real life right now...
      • Start a "Quarantine Journal". This could be in a notebook, a diary, or it could be more technology based - you could make a video journal.
      • April is "National Humor Month". Write some jokes. Tell some at class meeting this week.
      • April 21st is "National Kindergarten Day". Write about your favorite memory from Kindergarten and then tell us at class meeting this week.
      • Today is EARTH DAY! Write a poem about our wonderful planet!

    PRE-ALGEBRA: 

    • Essential Qusetion: How do I find landmark data (mean, median, mode, and range)?
    • Time: About 60 minutes
    • Tasks for Today:
      • Your assignment is in TEAMS.
      • Read through the directions - It's called "April 22nd Lesson Overview".
      • Then open the worksheets - They are called "April 22nd Student Resources".
      • Do your work on a separate sheet of paper, and include the DATE each day. Work through the lesson.
      • Type your answers into the spaces on the first page of the worksheet document. You only need to type your answers for Calendar, Counting Tape, and Daily Variable and Independent Practice.
      • No answer key for today.
      • Submit to me in TEAMS.
      • Look for feedback from me at some point throughout the day.
      • Check in at office hours if you want me to explain anything in detail.

    SCIENCE: No Science for today. Check back tomorrow.