Academic Focus/Important Dates:
•Argumentative Essays due Monday, November 5th
•DOL 9-12 quiz Monday, November 12th
•Tuesday, November 13th: Book Fair during morning LA periods
•Greek/Latin Roots: Unit review Test Friday, November 16th
•Membean (3 days per week/10 min per day)
•Pronoun Unit – Test date in December
•IXL.com will be assigned in conjunction with the pronoun unit
•November timed essay (40 minutes) – Thanksgiving narrative
•The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder: A fun group project will end this novel study, as well as an end-of-novel assessment (Tuesday, November 20th).
As promised, my newsletters will be brief. Should you need any additional information, please feel free to contact me. Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours!!