As we finish up in the second trimester, we will be wrapping up Unit 2 in StudySync as well as working through a novel study of The Outsiders. As always, I have included a very brief overview of content we will be covering throughout the month.
February Academic Focus:
- 40-minute timed expository writing (Aspire prep)
- StudySync: continue in Unit 2: The Powers that Be
- Students will take a Unit 2 test the last week of February
- Membean training: two days a week for 15 minutes
- Membean Quiz: February 11 & February 25
- Supplemental grammar: IXL will be sporadically implemented
- Novel Study: The Outsiders
- Weekly comprehension quizzes (over three chapters)
- Vocab for three chapters
- “Study Guide” questions prompting analysis and critical thinking
- Grammar: practice with types of sentences; adjective & adverb clauses
- Essay (towards end of novel): Argumentative
As always, feel free to reach out with any additional questions and/or concerns.