Thursday, December 17, 2015

Friday/Monday, December 18/January 4, 2015

December 18 -- Charity games:   A1 

  • Leave your backpacks in your lockers.
  • Use the restroom and get a drink if you need to.
  • You need your dollar (or more) and a red slip to get into the games.
  • Sit as close together as you can.
  • No saving seats.
  • You may attend only your grade's games.
  • No cavetime today or tomorrow.
  • Your donations are doubled, so be generous. 

Announcements and Reminders:

Our next spelling test will cover all of this term's words, adding board/bored.

There will be no January Book of the Month.
We will concentrate on writing in January.                                                       

Don't forget to write Santa Letters!

  You can practice your spelling with
Spelling practice: 
The overall spelling test will be on January 7/8.
  Study for the Argument Vocabulary Post Test.
Quizlet for argument vocabulary:
(Notice that Quizlet provides you with several different ways to study for the test.)
Important Note: When we take the argument vocabulary post test (in Term 2), you will be expected to know ALL of the terms and their definitions. 
The overall argument vocabulary test will be on January 5/6. 

You can pick up helpful handouts at the front of the room.
If you'd like to print your own, here are the links.  Use the Download tab.

If you didn't complete the Evidence Charts for The Outsiders, you can pick up the make-up work.
Evidence Charts .docx

Hints for Evidence from The Outsiders.docx

Suggestions for Christmas reading:

January 4, 2015

Targets for Today:

Today’s  Agenda:

A1 will be going to the Charity Basketball Games.

If You Were Absent: