Monday, October 30

  • vocab:
  • 17. chide, v. – to censure severely or angrily; to scold
  • 18. apprehensive, adj. - mentally upset over possible misfortune or danger; nervous; scared.
  • 19. impudent, adj. - marked by casual disrespect
  • 20. obscure, adj. - remote and separate physically or socially; dark; hidden

  • sub for day: Mrs. Donohue
  • worksheet on first chapters of Caged Bird

Tuesday, October 31

  • vocab warm-up:

    • Only two words, end of the list.

    • Draw pictures with captions to illustrate the following words:

    • 21. inequity, n. - injustice by virtue of not conforming with standards; something that is not fair.
    • 22. iniquity, n. - evil
  • How was yesterday?

    • How far are you on the worksheet?

  • Vocab quiz on Friday

Wednesday, November 1

  • Vocab quiz Friday!
  • Vocab warm-up

    • Choose four vocab words from the list

    • Draw one picture that shows the four words

    • Write a caption

  • Reading time
  • Discuss book

    • Momma is the grandmother!

  • Characterization sheet

Thursday, November 2

  • Vocab quiz tomorrow!

  • Vocab warm-up:

    • On a small piece of paper

    • write a very short, very exciting story

    • using four vocab words

  • Book Love Experiment
    • read
    • log pages
  • Look at Angelou poems

    • take notes!

  • Work on characterization sheet

Friday, November 3

  • Vocab quiz

  • Book Love Experiment

  • Finish characterization sheet

  • Start reading work sample from p. 117

    • what should you put in the margin?

    • how much should you put in the margin?