Pictures of Hollis Woods
Patricia Reilly Giff
Vocabulary: covered, retired, fault, whittling, shattering, meandered, fragments, peer, dangling, trundled, composition, jubilant, disinfected, nestled, valuable, rummage, motto, maneuvered, gradually, frenzy
Common Core Standards
· Plot and Themes
· Fluency with Expression
· Suffixes: -ate, -ive, -ship
· Contractions and Negatives
· Writing for Test: Thinking KAP
Vocabulary Project: Deal; No Deal Due by the end of the novel so work on it and keep track of our progress in Class!!!
3/6 & 3/7 7th Grade Natural Helpers Training A Day
3/12 Early Dismissal: End of third quarter is coming fast!!!
3/14 B Day
3/19 Explore Test
3/21 No School
3/28 End of the 3rd Quarter and Solo and Ensemble at Phillips
Third Quarter ends this month and the kids will need to make sure that they have the work done and turned in for credit. Please try to check in with them often about being responsible! Great job Forensics Kids on the performances and on the great behavior!!
Key Vocabulary for the Novelcovered (v), retired (adj), fault (n), whittling (v), shattering (v), meandered (v), fragments (n), peer (v), dangling (v), trundled (v), composition (n), jubilant (adj), disinfected (v), nestled (v), valuable (adj), rummage (v), motto (n), gradually (adv), frenzy (n)
Common Core: Author’s Purpose, Monitor and Clarify, Prefixes re-, pro-,
trans-, who or whom and word endings –ty, -ity, -ion
February 20 Level II Forensics
February 21 No School