Thursday, May 2, 2019

Thursday/Friday, May 2/3, 2019

Announcements and Reminders for Thursday/Friday, May 2/3, 2019:

Breaking News:  Testing has been delayed to next week. 
Have a Happy May the Fourth!  
RISE Test     -- Come rested, well-hydrated, and well-fed!   

Testing has been delayed until next week -- Tuesday for B-Day.

B-Day, plan on doing book groups and other activities in class. 

Targets for Today:

B-Day I can prepare for the state test.
I can take challenges! 

A-Day I can do my best on the state test. 
I can be patient when things are going the way they should.  THANK YOU!

Today’s  Agenda for Thursday/Friday, May 2/3, 2019:

B-Day -- No testing.  Testing has been suspended until next week. 
Plan on in-class activities including book groups. 

1. Work on your comma packets.

2. Can You Do This?  

Read Various Informational Texts and Answer Questions and take Challenges
Can You Do This?

3. Book Groups  --  Do NOT Read ahead of your group.
  • Check-in.
  • Read. 
  • Discuss. --Listen and Respond! 
    • Save the Last Word for Me
      • One student makes a comment or observation.
      • All others in the group respond to that.
      • The first student has the last word. 
      • The next student makes a comment or observation.


Make sure your phone has a safe home while you are testing. 

A2-- We will be in Lab 224 to test.   
I will assign computers to you.
You will log in with  

Do not enter the code until I tell you to do so. 


If You Were Absent:

You will be contacted to arrange a time to take the test. 

Omit:  take out or leave out.

 Help and Enrichment 

A Little Humor -- Extra Credit

Just for Fun -- Laughter is Good for You!

Knock-knock. Who’s there? 
Broken pencil. 
Broken pencil who? 
Never mind, it’s pointless.  

Knock, knock.
Who’s there?
Canoe who?
Canoe help me with my homework?

Knock, knock.
Who’s there?
Claire who?
Claire the way, I’m coming through!

Knock, knock.
Who’s there?
Ya who?
Wow. You sure are excited to see me

Knock, knock.
Who’s there?
Roach who?
Roach you a letter, did you get it?

Knock, knock.
Who’s there?
Harry who?
Harry up, it’s cold out here!

Knock, knock
Who’s there?
Alex who?
Alex-plain later!

Knock, knock!
Who’s there?
Annie who?
Annie body home?

Knock, knock.
Who’s there?
Norma Lee.
Norma Lee who?
Norma Lee I don’t go around knocking on doors, but I just had to meet you!

Knock, knock.
Who’s there?
Luke who?
Luke through the the peep hole and find out.