Cearlock Resource

Contact:

Room 2740

Email kcearlock@usd116.org

Blog http://umshw.usd116.org/users/KCearlock/

Team Blog http://umshw.usd116.org/users/hercules/

Phone 217-384-2685

Instructional Language Arts

The purpose of the 8th grade Instructional Language Arts is to improve student’s overall skills in Reading, Grammar, and Written Language.

Goals:

The students will improve overall reading fluency and comprehension skills, as well as, writing conventions as assessed by weekly Aimsweb Assessments.

Units of Study:

Throughout the school year, the class will cover a broad spectrum of topics. Some examples of these are:

· Sentence Structure

· Reading Comprehension Skills

· Reading Fluency skills

· Vocabulary Enhancement

· Research Techniques

· Parts of Speech

· Reading for Pleasure

Instructional Math:

The purpose of the 8th grade Instructional Math is to improve student’s overall skills in Math.

Goals:

The students will improve overall math computation and math reasoning as assessed by weekly Aimsweb Assessments.

Units of Study:

Throughout the school year, the class will cover a broad spectrum of topics. Some examples of these are:

Addition

Subtraction

Multiplication

Division

Place Value

Measurement

Time

Fractions

Decimals

Graphing

Geometry

Algebra

Ratios

Math Reasoning

Instructional Science:

The purpose of the 8th grade Instructional Science is to cover the disciplines of Life, Earth, and Physical science. The course will explore a “Big Idea” every 4-5 weeks. The engaging questions will tap into student’s natural curiosity about the world to develop essential concepts and content vocabulary. The course teaches a basic knowledge of science concepts and process skills through readings and experimentation.

Goal

Students will understand the interconnectedness of systems, how human activity affects, and is affected by the natural world. Students will develop those skills as they think, read and write.

Units of Study:

• Living Things Adapt to Survive

• Plant Parts have Special Jobs

• Fossils of Long Ago

• Air is a Gas

• How does Light Travel?

• How does Electricity Exist?

Materials and Resources:

Text books used in these classes are not issued directly to students. Coursework will be based on a variety of texts, articles, handouts, internet, primary source documents and other electronic media resources.

Students should bring the following to class every day:

· Student planner

· Pencil

Assessment of Student Learning

Students will be assessed based on their achievement of the course’s content in relation to the course goals. Student evaluation will include performance on tests, quizzes, projects, homework, and additional classroom activities.

Grade Scale

100 - 99.5% A+

99.5 - 92.5 A

92.5 - 89.5 A-

89.5 – 87.5 B+

87.5 – 82.5 B

82.5 – 79.5 B-

79.5 – 77,5 C+

77.5 – 72.5 C

72.5 – 69.5 C-

69.5 – 67.5 D+

67.5 – 62.5 D

62.5 – 59.5 D-

59.5 – 0 F

Student grades are formally issued at mid-quarter progress and the end of the quarter. Mid-quarter progress grades are an indication of student progress in the course are not in indicative of the final quarter grade. Parents may monitor their student’s grades by utilizing Skyward Family Access.

Course Behavior Expectations:

The class follows the school-wide Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports also know as Tiger Roar. A student is expected to:

· Be Responsible. Arrive on Time. Bring all necessary materials to class. Follow class procedures.

· Be Respectful. Speak respectfully to others. Listen while others are talking.

· Be Safe. Keep classroom clean. Keep hands, feet, and objects to yourself.

Class Rules:

Students should comply with all school rules and policies as stated in the student handbook.

· Raise hand and wait to be called on before speaking.

· Remain in seat unless given permission to get out of seat.

Possible Consequences:

· Verbal warning

· Seat change

· Room time-out

· Team time-out

· Student-Teacher Conference

· Parent-Teacher Conference

· Teacher Assigned Lunch Detention

· Referral

May 13-17

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading
C
Enrichment
Lesson 10


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 81
Corrective Reading
C
Enrichment Lesson 11


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 82
Corrective Reading C

Enrichment Lesson 12


Corrective Reading C
Lesson 83
Corrective Reading C

Enrichment Lesson #13


Corrective Reading C
Lesson 84
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
Drawing Conclusion

Lesson #2
Drawing Conclusion

Lesson #2
Drawing Conclusion

Lesson #3
Drawing Conclusion

Lesson #3
Drawing Conclusion

Lesson #4
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 19
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 53
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 20
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 53
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 21
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 54
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 21
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 55
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4
How do I solve division problems with remainders? Use long division and calculator to solve division problems. Quick Test
11B

Lesson #54

Written Practice
1-15
Fact Practice

DEA Testing

Computer Lab
Quick Test 11C

Lesson
#54

Written Practice
16-30
Fact Practice

DEA
Testing

Computer Lab


Dimension U

Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How can I draw triangles, rectangles, and circles?

How do I determine the diameter of a circle?
Use a ruler to draw triangles and rectangles with given measurements.

Use a compass to draw circles with a given radius.
Fact Practice

Lesson #22

Mental Math

A-H
Fact Practice

Lesson #22

Examples

1,2,3,4
Fact Practice

Lesson #22

Lesson Practice

A-K
Fact Practice

Lesson
#22

Written Practice

1-10


Dimension U/Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice

Social Studies
Timeline
Project
Daily Language Practice

Social Studies
Timeline
Project
Daily Language Practice



Mrs. Melvin
Daily Language Practice

Social Studies Timeline Project
Daily Language Practice

Social Studies Timeline Project
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. Shape Book"

Summarize Survey
"Shape Book"

Summarize Survey
"Shape Book"

Free
Pages
"Shape Book"

Free
Pages
"Shape Book"

Free
Pages
Exit Slips



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May 6 - May 10

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading
C
Enrichment
Lesson 3


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 75
Corrective Reading
C
Enrichment Lesson 4


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 76
Corrective Reading C

Enrichment Lesson 5


Corrective Reading C
Lesson 77
Corrective Reading C

Enrichment Lesson #6


Corrective Reading C
Lesson 78
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
Main Idea

Lesson #7
p. 80
1 & 2
Main Idea

Lesson #7
p.81
3,4,5
Main Idea

Lesson #8
p. 81
1,2, 3
Main Idea

Lesson #8
p. 82
4 and 5
Main Idea

Final Lesson
p. 84 & 85
Write the main idea?
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 14
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 49
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 15
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 49
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 16
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 50
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 17
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 50
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4
How do I solve division problems with remainders? Use long division and calculator to solve division problems. Quick Test
10D

Lesson #54

Written Practice
1-15
Fact Practice

Lesson #54

Written Practice
16-30
Quick Test 11A

Lesson
#55
Mental Math

a - h
Fact Practice

Lesson #55

Examples
1,2,3,4,5


Dimension U

Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How can I draw triangles, rectangles, and circles?

How do I determine the diameter of a circle?
Use a ruler to draw triangles and rectangles with given measurements.

Use a compass to draw circles with a given radius.
Fact Practice

Lesson #21

Written Practice
1-10
Fact Practice

Lesson #21

Written Practice
11-20
Fact Practice

Lesson #21

Written Practice
21-30
Fact Practice

Lesson
#22

Mental Math
A-H


Dimension U/Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice



Library

DEA Reading Test in Computer Lab
Daily Language Practice

Social Studies
Timeline
Project
Daily Language Practice



Mrs. Melvin
Daily Language Practice

Social Studies Timeline Project
Daily Language Practice

Social Studies Timeline Project
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension.

DEA Reading Test in Computer Lab
"Shape Book"

Summarize Survey
"Shape Book"

Free
Pages
"Shape Book"

Free
Pages
"Shape Book"

Free
Pages
Exit Slips



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April 22 - April 26

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading
C
Enrichment
Lesson 3


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 75
Corrective Reading
C
Enrichment Lesson 4


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 76
Corrective Reading C

Enrichment Lesson 5


Corrective Reading C
Lesson 77
Corrective Reading C

Enrichment Lesson #6


Corrective Reading C
Lesson 78
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
Main Idea

Lesson #7
p. 80
1 & 2
Main Idea

Lesson #7
p.81
3,4,5
Main Idea

Lesson #8
p. 81
1,2, 3
Main Idea

Lesson #8
p. 82
4 and 5
Main Idea

Final Lesson
p. 84 & 85
Write the main idea?
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 14
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 49
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 15
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 49
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 16
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 50
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 17
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 50
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4
How do I solve division problems with remainders? Use long division and calculator to solve division problems. Quick Test 9D

Lesson #53

Lesson Practice
a-h
Fact Practice

Lesson #53

Written Practice
1-10
Quick Test 10A

Lesson
#53

Written
Practice
11-15
Fact Practice

Lesson #53

Written
Practice
16-30


Dimension U

Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How can I draw triangles, rectangles, and circles?

How do I determine the diameter of a circle?
Use a ruler to draw triangles and rectangles with given measurements.

Use a compass to draw circles with a given radius.
Fact Practice

Lesson #21

Written Practice
1-10
Fact Practice

Lesson #21

Written Practice
11-20
Fact Practice

Lesson #21

Written Practice
21-30
Fact Practice

Lesson
#22

Mental Math
A-H


Dimension U/Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice



Library
Daily Language Practice


Social Studies
Civil Rights Worksheet
Daily Language Practice



Mrs. Melvin
Daily Language Practice


Social Studies
Civil Rights Essay
Daily Language Practice


Social
Studies
Civil Rights Essay
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. "Shape Book"

Compose
Survey
"Shape Book"

Conduct Survey
"Shape Book"

Summarize
Survey
"Shape Book"

Free
Pages
"Shape Book"

Free
Pages
Exit Slips



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April 15 - April 19

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading
B2
Lesson 63


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 72
Corrective Reading
B2
Lesson 64


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 73
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 65
Corrective Reading C
Lesson 74
Corrective Reading C
Enrichment Lesson #1

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 75
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
Main Idea
Lesson #4

p. 74
Corrections
Main Idea

Lesson #4

p.75
4 & 5
Main Idea

Lesson #5

p. 76

1 & 2
Main Idea

Lesson #5

p. 77

3, 4, 5
Main Idea

Lesson #6

p. 78

1, 2, 3
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 11
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 48
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 12
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 48
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 13
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 49
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 14
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 49
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4
How do I use subtraction algorithms to solve problems with 3 or more digits? Use substraction to solve problems with 3 or more digits. Quick Test 9B

Lesson #52

Written Practie
4-9 &
21-25
Fact Practice

Lesson #52

Written Practice
26 - 30
Quick Test 9C

Lesson # 53

Mental Math a-h
Fact Practice

Lesson #53

New Concept and Examples
1,2,3


Dimension U

Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I round numbers using a number line and money? Use a number line to round numbers to the nearest 10.

Round money amounts to the nearest dollar and 25 cents.
Fact Practice

Lesson #20
Written Practice
Corrections: 2-24
Fact Practice

Lesson #20

Written Practice
25-30
Fact Practice

Lesson #21

Mental Math

a - h
Fact Practice

Lesson #21

Examples
1,2,3,4


Dimension U/Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice







Social Studies
Civil Rights Worksheet.
Daily Language Practice


"Shape Book"

Begin rough draft of short story.
Daily Language Practice



Mrs. Melvin
Daily Language Practice


Social
Studies Assignment
Daily Language Practice


"Shape Book"

Short story final copy
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. "Shape Book"

Short Story rough draft
"Shape Book"

Short Story rough draft
"Shape Book"

Begin composing poem
"Shape Book"

Final Poem
"Shape Book"


Begin survey
page
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April 8 - April 12

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading
B2
Lesson 60


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 71
Corrective Reading
B2
Lesson 61


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 72
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 62
Corrective Reading C
Lesson 73
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 63

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 74
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
Main Idea
Lesson #3

p. 72
1 & 2
Main Idea

Lesson #3

p.73
3,4,5
Main Idea

Lesson #4

p. 74

1,2,3
Main Idea

Lesson #4

p. 75

4 & 5
Main Idea

Lesson #5

p. 76

1 & 2
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 9
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 46
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 10
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 46
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 11
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 47
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 12
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 47
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4
How do I convert fractions, decimals, and percents?

How do I use subtraction algorithms to solve problems with 3 or more digits?
Compare and relate decimals to fractions and percents that name tenths and hundredths.

Use substraction to solve problems with 3 or more digits.
Quick Test 9A

Fraction Activity C

9-18
Fact Practice

Lesson #52

Mental Math a-h

Problem Solving
Quick Test 9B

Lesson #52

Examples
1-5
Fact Practice

Lesson #52

Lesson Practice

a-f


Dimension U

Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I compute elapsed time?


How do I round numbers using a number line and money?


Solve elapsed-time problems.

Use a number line to round numbers to the nearest 10.

Round money amounts to the nearest dollar and 25 cents.
Fact Practice

Lesson #19


Written
Practice

11-30
Fact Practice

Lesson #20

Mental Math a-h
Fact Practice

Lesson #20

Examples
1-4
Fact Practice

Lesson #20

Lesson Practice

a - l


Dimension U/Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice





Library
Daily Language Practice


Shape Book

Rough draft of 6 facts from research
Daily Language Practice



Mrs. Melvin
Daily Language Practice


Social
Studies Assignment
Daily Language Practice


"Shape Book"

Poem
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. Begin "Shape Book" Project

Turn 6 facts into sentences.
"Shape Book"

"Shape Book"

Final research paragraph
"Shape Book"

"Shape Book"

Poem
"Shape Book"

Social Studies
Assignment
"Shape Book"

"Shape Book"

Final Poem
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April 1 - April 5

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading
B2
Lesson 55


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 66
Corrective Reading
B2
Lesson 56


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 67
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 57
Corrective Reading C
Lesson 68
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 58

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 69
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
Main Idea
Lesson #1

p. 69
3,4,5
Main Idea

Lesson #2

p.70
1,2,3
Main Idea

Lesson #2

p. 71

4 & 5
Main Idea

Lesson #3

p. 72

1 & 2
Main Idea

Lesson #3

p. 73

3,4,5
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 6
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 42
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 7
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 43
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 8
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 43
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 9
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 44
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4
How do I convert fractions, decimals, and percents? Name percents of a dollar.

Identify percents of a whole.

Compare and relate decimals to fractions and percents that name tenths and hundredths.
Quick Test 8D


Activitiy #26

1) a-e
Fact Practice


Activity #26

2) a-d
Quick Test 8D


Fraction Activity C

1-8
Fact Practice


Fraction Activity C

9-18


Dimension U

Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I compute elapsed time? Tell time on an analog clock.

Use a.m. and p.m. when stating the time of day.

Solve elapsed-time problems.
Fact Practice

Lesson #19

Mental Math

a-h
Fact Practice

Lesson #19

Examples

1,2,3
Fact Practice

Lesson #19

Lesson Practice

a-h
Fact Practice

Lesson #19

Written Practice

1-10


Dimension U/Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice


Begin "Shape Book" Project

Choose favorite type of candy and shape.
Daily Language Practice


"Shape Book"

Design Shape

Front and back cover from tag board
Daily Language Practice


"Shape Book"

"Shape Book"

Title Page
Daily Language Practice


"Shape Book"

Begin
researching candy
Daily Language Practice


"Shape Book"

Complete research and begin rough draft of informational paragraph.
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. Begin "Shape Book" Project

Choose favorite type of candy and shape.
"Shape Book"

Design Shape

Front and back cover from tag board
"Shape Book"

"Shape Book"

Title Page
"Shape Book"

Begin
researching candy
"Shape Book"

Complete research and begin rough draft of informational paragraph.
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March 25 - 29

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading
B2
Lesson 54


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 64
Corrective Reading
B2
Lesson 55


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 65
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 56

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 66


PBIS

Zero Referral
Celebration

"Minute to Win It"
No School

Spring Holiday
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
What Is Main Idea?

p.67
Main Idea

Lesson #1
Page 68
1 & 2
Main Idea

Lesson #1
Page 69

3, 4, & 5
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
No School

Spring Holiday
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 3
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 41
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 4
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 42
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 5
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 43
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
No School

Spring Holiday
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I subtract with more than three digits?

How do I solve word problems about equal groups?
Use the subtration algorithm to solve problems with three or more digits.

Write an equation to solve word problems about equal groups where the total is known.
Quick Test 8D

Lesson Activity
pp. 26 & 27
Fact Practice

Lesson #52

Mental Math
a - h

Problem
Solving
Quick Test 8D

Lesson #52

MNew Concept

Examples:
1,2,3,4,5
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
No School

Spring Holiday
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I read a temperature on a thermometer?

How do I solve problems involving Fahrenheit and Celcius scales?
Read temperatures on a thermometer.

Sove problems involving Fahrenheit and Celcius scales.
Fact Practice

Lesson #18

Witten Practice:
Finish and correct problems
1- 27
Fact Practice

Lesson #18

Written Practice:

Problems
28-30
Fact Practice

Lesson #19

Mental Math
a-h and
Problem Solving
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
No School

Spring Holiday
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice


Library
Daily Language Practice

Fable:
"Fox and the Grapes"

Worksheet questions
Daily Language Practice

Mrs. Melvin
goals
Daily
Language
Practice

Write a power paragraph compare and contrast:

2 fables
Venn Diagram
No School

Spring Holiday
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. Super Science

"Career in Cocoa"

pp.8 & 9
Super Science

"Candy Craving Alien"

T6
Super
Science

"Animal Highways"

pp. 10 & 11
Super Science

Worksheets

T5 & T7
No School

Spring Holiday
Exit Slips



Completion of worksheets.
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March 11 - 15

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading
B2
Lesson 54


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 63
Corrective Reading
B2
Lesson 55


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 64
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 56
Corrective Reading C
Lesson 65
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 57

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 66
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
Main Idea
Introduction page 67
Main Idea

Lesson #1
Page 68
1 & 2
Main Idea

Lesson #1
Page 69

3, 4, & 5
Main Idea

Lesson #2
Page 70

1,2,3
Main Idea

Lesson #2
Page 71

4 & 5
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 3
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 40
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 4
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 340
Corrective Reaing B2
Lesson 5
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 41
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 6
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 41
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I subtract with more than three digits?

How do I solve word problems about equal groups?
Use the subtration algorithm to solve problems with three or more digits.

Write an equation to solve word problems about equal groups where the total is known.
Quick Test 8C


Investigation #5

p.324 & 25
Fact Practice


Lesson Acticity

pp. 26 & 27
Quick Test 8D

Lesson #52

Mental Math a-h

Problem Solving
Fact Practice

Lesson #52

New Concepts
Ex. 1,2,3,4,5


Dimension U

Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I read a temperature on a thermometer?

How do I solve problems involving Fahrenheit and Celcius scales?
Read temperatures on a thermometer.

Sove problems involving Fahrenheit and Celcius scales.
Fact Practice

Lesson #17

25- 30
Fact Practice

Lesson #18

Mental Math a-h
Fact Practice

Lesson #18

Examples

1,2,3
Fact Practice

Lesson #19

Lesson Practice

a-d


Dimension U/Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice

Research for Social Studies

Comparison Poster

Decide two people, things, or events to compare
Daily Language Practice

Research for Social Studies

Comparison Poster

Decide which on 3-5 categories to compare
Daily Language Practice

Research for Social Studies

Comparison Poster

Research internet and books for pictures and information
Daily Language Practice

Research for Social Studies

Comparison Poster

Rough drafts and poster arrangement
Daily Language Practice

Research for Social Studies

Comparison Poster

Finished poster turn in
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension.

Tuskegee
Airmen

Timeline Worksheet
Super Science

"Career in Cocoa"

pp.8 & 9
Super Science

"Candy Craving Alien"

T6
Super Science

"Animal Highways"

pp 10 & 11
Super Science

Worksheets

T5 & T7
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Completion of worksheets.
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March 4 - 8

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading
B2
Lesson 52


Corrective
Reading C
Lesson 60

ISAT
Schedule

Class will not meet today.
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 53
Corrective Reading C
Lesson 61
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 54

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 62
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
Context
Lesson #8

p.62

Qustions
1-4
Context Lesson #8

P. 63

Questions
5-8
Context Lesson
Witing
Roundup

P. 64

Questions
1-6
Content Lesson
Writing
Roundup

P. 65

Questions 1-6
Main Idea
Introduction

pp. 66 & 67
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
ISAT
Schedule

Class will not meet today.
Corrective Reaing B1
Lesson 65
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 37
ISAT
Schedule

Class will not meet today.
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 1
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 38
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I convert fractions to decimals?

How do I convert decimals to percents?
Name percents of a dollar.

Identify percents of a whole.

Compare and relate decimals to fractions and percents that name tenths and hundredths.


Movie:
"Boy in the
Striped Pajamas"

for Social Studies
Quick Test 8B


Investigation #5

p.324
Fact Practice

Investigation #5

p.325
Quick Test 8C

Lesson Activity

pp.26 & 27


Dimension U/ Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I add columms of numbers with regrouping? Use addition algorithms to add 2 -3 digit numbers.

Use money manipluatives to add numbers involving regrouping.
Fact Practice

Lesson #17

Mental Math a-h
Fact Practice

Lesson #17

Examples
1 & 2
Lesson Practice
a - e
Fact Practice

Lesson #17

Written
Practice
1-10
Fact Practice

Lesson #17
Written
Practice
11-20


Dimension U/Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Movie:
"Boy in the
Striped Pajamas"

for Social Studies
ISAT
Schedule

Class will not meet today.
Daily Language Practice

"Boy in the
Striped Pajamas"

Worksheet

for Social Studies
Daily Language Practice

"Boy in the Striped Pajamas"

Journal writing
Daily Language Practice



Library
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. ISAT
Schedule

Class will not meet today.

"Red Tail"
Play

Tuskegee Airmen
Historical Fiction
ISAT
Schedule

Class will not meet today.

"Red Tail"
Play

Tuskegee Airmen
Historical Fiction

"Red Tail"
Play

Tuskegee Airmen
Historical Fiction
Exit Slips



Completion of worksheets.

February 25 - March 1

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills IAA
Testing

and

Math Lesson #51
Written Practice
1-30
IAA Testing

and

Math Lesson #51 Written Practice
1-30

Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 50

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 58

Corrective Reading B2
Lesson
51

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 59
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills


IAA
Testing


IAA
Testing


IAA
Testing
Content Lesson #7

P. 60

Questions
1-4
Content Lesson #7

P. 61

Questions
5-8
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills


IAA Testing

and Math


IAA Testing

and Math
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 62
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 37
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 63
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 37
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I add numbers with more than three digits?

How do I check one-digit division?
Use the addition algorithm to solve problems with three or more digit addends.

Use multiplication to check a one-digit division answer.



Movie

"Anne
Frank"

for Social
Studies
Project



Movie

"Anne
Frank"

for Social Studies
Project
Quick Test 8A

Investigation #5

Percents and Fractions

pp. 322 & 323
Fact Practice

Investigation #5

Percents and Fractions

pp. 324 & 325


Dimension U/ Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I write numbers in expanded form?

How do I find missing numbers in a subtraction problem?
Use digits to write a number in expanded form.

Use the addition algorithm to find the missing number.


Movie

"Anne
Frank"

for Social
Studies
Project


Movie

"Anne
Frank"

for Social
Studies
Project
Lesson #16

Fact Practice

Written Practice

11-20
Lesson #16

Fact Practice

Written Practice
21-30


Dimension U/Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills

Movie

"Anne
Frank"

for Social
Studies
Project


Movie

"Anne
Frank"

for Social
Studies Project
Daily Language Practice

Mrs. Melvin

Work on goals.
Daily Language Practice

Fables

"Fox and the Grapes"

and worksheet
Daily Language Practice

Fables

"Ant and the Grasshopper"
and worksheet
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. Super Science
"Mt. Everest, Death Zone"

pp.4-7
Super Science

"Mt. Everest, Death Zone"

Worksheet T4 and
Show Your Smarts
1-3
Super
Science

"Career in Cocoa"

pp. 8 & 9
Super
Science

"Candy-craving
Alien"

Worksheet
T6
Super Science

"Animal Highways"

pp 10 & 11

Worksheet T5
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Completion of worksheets.
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February 18 - 22

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills

President's Day

No School
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 48

Corrective Reading C Lesson 54
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 49

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 55
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 50

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 56
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
President's Day

No School
Context Lesson #5

P. 56

Questions
1-4
Context Lesson #5

P. 57

Questions
5-8
Content Lesson #6

P. 58

Questions 1-4
Content Lesson #6

P. 59

Questions 5-8
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
President's Day

No School
Corrective Reaing B1
Lesson 62
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 35
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 63
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 35
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 64
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 36
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I add numbers with more than three digits?

How do I check one-digit division?
Use the addition algorithm to solve problems with three or more digit addends.

Use multiplication to check a one-digit division answer.
President's Day

No School
Fact Practice

Lesson #51

Mental Math
a-h

New Concept
Examples 1,2,3
Quick Test 7C

Lesson #51

Lesson Practice

Written Practice
1-15
Fact Practice

Lesson #51

Written Practice

16-30


Dimension U/ Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I write numbers in expanded form?

How do I find missing numbers in a subtraction problem?
Use digits to write a number in expanded form.

Use the addition algorithm to find the missing number.
President's Day

No School
Lesson #16

Fact Practice

New Concepts
Example 1,2,3

Lesson Practice
Lesson #16

Fact Practice

Written Practice
1-10
Lesson #16

Fact Practice

Written Practice
11-20


Dimension U/Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills President's Day

No School


Finish
"Titanic"
Movie
Daily Language Practice

Mrs. Melvin

Work on goals.
Daily Language Practice

Power Paragraph

"The Titanic had three major problems>"
Daily Language Practice



Library
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. President's Day

No School


Finish
"Titanic"
Movie


Social Studies

or

SSR
Scholastic News

Titanic Worksheets
Super Science


"Mount Everest Death Zones"

pp.4-7
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Completion of worksheets.
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February 11 -15

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 46

Corrective Reading C Lesson
52
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 47

Corrective Reading C Lesson 53
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 48

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 54
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Parent/Teacher Conferences

8:00-12:00

No School for students
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
Context Lesson #4

P. 54

Questions
1-4
Context Lesson #4

P. 55

Questions
5-8
Context Lesson #5

P. 56

Questions
1-4
Content Lesson #5

P. 57

Questions 5-8
Parent/Teacher Conferences

8:00-12:00

No School for students
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 58
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 32
Corrective Reaing B1
Lesson 59
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 33
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 60
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 33
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Parent/Teacher Conferences

8:00-12:00

No School for students
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I find add and subtract numbers with decimals?
Use addition and subtraction to compare decimal numbers through hundreths.

Relate fractions to decimals that name tenths and hundreths.
Quick Test 7B



Finish:
Review 9A Cumulative Test
Fact Practice


Cumulative
Test 9B
Grade
Quick Test 7C

Investigation #5

Percents and Decimals

pp.322 & 323
Fact Practice

Investigation #5

Percents and Decimals

pp. 324 & 325

Parent/Teacher Conferences

8:00-12:00

No School for students
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I subtract 2-3 digit whole numbers?

How do I find missing numbers in a subtraction problem?
Use money manipulatives to subtract.

Use the addition algorithm to find the missing number.
Lesson #15

Fact Practice


Written Practice
25-30
Lesson #15

Fact Practice

Cumulative Test 1A Review
Lesson #15

Fact Practice

WCumulative Test 1B
Grade
Lesson #16

Missing Numbers in Subtraction

Mental Math
a-h
Parent/Teacher Conferences

8:00-12:00

No School for students
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice


Social Studies Vocabulary Test
"Daily Language Practice

Fable:
"The Leap at Rhodes"
Daily Language Practice

Mrs. Melvin

Work on goals.


"Titanic"

Movie

Worksheet
Parent/Teacher Conferences

8:00-12:00

No School for students
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. Scholastic News


"Remembering the Titanic"
pp.4 & 5
Scholastic News


"Remembering the Titanic"
pp.4 & 5

Worksheets
T3 & T4


Social Studies

or

SSR


"Titanic"

Movie

Worksheet
Parent/Teacher Conferences

8:00-12:00

No School for students
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Completion of worksheets.
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February 4 -8

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 43

Corrective Reading C Lesson
48
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 44

Corrective Reading C Lesson 49
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 45

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 50
Corrective Reading B2 Lesson 46

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 51
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
Context Lesson #2

P. 51

Questions
5-8
Context Lesson #3

P. 52 & 53

Questions
1-4
Context Lesson #3

P. 52 & 53

Questions
5-8
Context Lesson #4

P. 54 & 55

Questions
1-4
Context Lesson #4

P. 54 & 55

Questions 5-8
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 54
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 32
Corrective Reaing B1
Lesson 55
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 32
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 56
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 33
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 57
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 33
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I find add and subtract numbers with decimals?
Use addition and subtraction to compare decimal numbers through hundreths.

Relate fractions to decimals that name tenths and hundreths.
Lesson #50

Quick Test 6D

Complete Lesson #50
and Math Games
Cumulative Test 9A
Review
Cumulative
Test 9B
Grade
Investigation #5

Percents and Decimals

pp. 322 & 323

Dimension U

Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I subtract 2-3 digit whole numbers?

How do I find missing numbers in a subtraction problem?
Use money manipulatives to subtract.

Use the addition algorithm to find the missing number.
Lesson #15

Fact Practice

Mental Math a-h

New Concept
Lesson #15

Fact Practice

Example

Lesson Practice
a-h
Lesson #15

Fact Practice

Written Practice

1-15
Lesson #15

Fact Practice


Written Practice

15-30
Dimension U

Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice





Journal Writing


Library
"Daily Language Practice

Fable:
"The Leap at Rhodes"
Daily Language Practice

Mrs. Melvin

Work on goals.
Daily Language Practice

"Daniel's Story"

I am reading this book to the students. It is a story of a Jewish boy's life and how it changed during WWII.

Daily Language Practice


Social Studies

OR

SSR
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. Scholastic News


"Remembering the Titanic"
pp.4 & 5
Scholastic News


"Remembering the Titanic"
pp.4 & 5

Worksheets
T3 & T4
Scholastic News

News IQ

Read
Social Studies or SSR Scholastic News


News IQ

Worksheet P. 8
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Completion of worksheets.
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January 28 - February 1

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 40

Corrective Reading C Lesson
44
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 41

Corrective Reading C Lesson 45
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 42

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 46
Corrective Reading B2 Lesson 43

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 47
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
Unit #3

"What is context?"
pp 46 & 47 "What is context?"
Lesson #1
pp. 48 & 49

Questions 1-4
Lesson #1
pp. 48 & 49

Questions 5-8
Lesson #2

pp. 50 & 51

Questions 1-4
Lesson #2


pp.50 & 51

Questions
5-8
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 53
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 29


High School Registration
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 54
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 29


High School Registration
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I find add and subtract numbers with decimals?
Use addition and subtraction to compare decimal numbers through hundreths.

Relate fractions to decimals that name tenths and hundreths.
Lesson #50

Quick Test 6C

Mental Math
a-h

New Concept
Lesson #50

Fact Practice

Examples
1,2,3
Lesson #50

Quick Test 6D

Lesson Practice
a-j
Lesson #50

Fact Practice


Written Practice
1-10

Dimension U

Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I subtract 2-3 digit whole numbers?

How do I find missing numbers in a subtraction problem?
Use money manipulatives to subtract.

Use the addition algorithm to find the missing number.
Lesson #14

Fact Practice

Mental Math a-h

New Concept
Lesson #14

Fact Practice

Examples
1,2,3,4

Lesson Practice
a-d
Lesson #14

Fact Practice

Written Practice

1-15
Lesson #14

Fact Practice


Written Practice

15-30
Dimension U

Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice





Journal Writing
"Daily Language Practice

Fable:
"The Lion and the Mouse"
Daily Language Practice

Mrs. Melvin

Work on goals.
Daily Language Practice

"Daniel's Story"

I am reading this book to the students. It is a story of a Jewish boy's life and how it changed during WWII.

Daily Language Practice


Social Studies

OR

SSR
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. Super Science

"Wonder of Whiskers"
pp 14 & 15

Newsblast
Super Science

"A Tornado on the sun"
pp 10-13

Newsblast
Super Science

"A Tornado on the Sun"

Worksheets
T6 & T7
Social Studies or SSR Scholastic News

"Remembering the Titanic"

pp 4 & 5
Exit Slips



Completion of worksheets.
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January 21 - 25

T
Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills

No School

Martin
Luther
King
Birthday
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 36

Corrective Reading C Lesson 42
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 37

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 43
Corrective Reading B2 Lesson 38

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 44
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
No School

Martin
Luther
King
Birthday
"Prewriting Roundup"

Brainstorm something to write about that has "steps" or events in a sequence.
"Writing Roundup"

Writing a paragraph using idea and sequencial words:
first
next
then
last
Unit #3

"What is context?"
pp 46 & 47
"What is context?"

Lesson #1
pp. 48 & 49
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
No School

Martin
Luther
King
Birthday
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 51
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 28
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 52
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 28
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 53
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 29
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I find equal groups?
Write an equation to solve word problems about equal groups.

Multiple and divide to find equal groups.
No School

Martin
Luther
King
Birthday
Lesson #49

Fact
Practice

Written Practice
11-20
Lesson #49

Quick Test 6C

Lesson Practice
21-30
Lesson #49

Fact Practice

"Mean, Median, Mode" Packet

Review Median

Complete Median Page

Dimension U

Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I find missing numbers in a subtraction problem? Use addition to find a missing number in a subtraction problem. No School

Martin
Luther
King
Birthday
Lesson #13

Fact Practice

Lesson #13
Written Practice
Word Problems
1 & 2
Lesson #13

Fact Practice

Written Practice

25-30


Fact Practice


Practice Positive and Negative numbers on a number line.
Dimension U

Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills No School

Martin
Luther
King
Birthday
Daily Language Practice




Journal Writing

Read aloud
"Daniel's Story"
This is a story about a 14 year old boy during the Holocaust.
(Teacher read to students)
Daily Language Practice

Mrs. Melvin

Goalder assignment
Daily Language Practice

Fables

"Eagle and the Fox"

questions

Daily Language Practice


"Lion and the Mouse"

questions
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. No School

Martin
Luther
King
Birthday
Super
Science

"Underwater Hotel"
pp. 8 & 9

read
Super Science

"Underwater Hotel"
pp. 8 & 9

Newsblast
pp 2 & 3


Social Studies

or SSR
Super Science


"Wonder of Whiskers"

pp.14 & 15

Newsblast pp 2 & 3
Exit Slips



Completion of worksheets.

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January 14-18

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 33

Corrective Reading C Lesson
38
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 34

Corrective Reading C Lesson 39
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes


8th Grade
Career Conference


No School
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
"Great Blue Whales"

Read

Sequencing question
"Great Blue Whales"

Questions 2-5
"Writing Roundup"

1-4
"Writing Roundup"

Prewriting
a sequencial story


No School
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 51
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 27
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 52
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 27
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 53
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 28


Movie
"Pursuit of Happyness"


No School
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I find equal groups?
Write an equation to solve word problems about equal groups.

Multiple and divide to find equal groups.



DEA Math testing in the Computer Lab




DEA Math testing in the Computer Lab
Aimsweb
MCOMP

Lesson #49

Written Practice
11-30



8th Grade Career Conference




No School
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I add three-digit numbers? Use money amounts to represent addition of three-digit numbers with regrouping. Lesson #13

Fact Practice

Lesson Practice
a-e
Lesson #13

Fact Practice

Written Practice
1-10
Lesson #13

Fact Practice

Written Practice

11-20






8th Grade Career Conference






No School
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice


Fable

"A Milkmaid and Her Pail"
Daily Language Practice


Fable

"Eagle and the Fox"
Daily Language Practice

Mrs. Melvin

Discuss
Career Conference Sessions
and choose which ones students will attend.





Movie
"Pursuit of Happyness"




No School
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. Super Science

"Penquin Party"

Cheerio counting activity
Super Science


"Penquin Party"

WKSH T4 & T5
Socical Studies


or

SSR



Movie
"Pursuit of Happyness"





No School
Exit Slips



Completion of worksheets.
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January 7-11

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 30

Corrective Reading C Lesson
38
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 31

Corrective Reading C Lesson 39
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 32

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 40
Corrective Reading B2 Lesson 33

Corrective Reading C
Lesson 41
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
"Koalas"

Read

Sequencing question
"Koalas"

Questions
2-5
"The Hindenberg"

Read

Sequencing question
"The Hindenberg"
Questions
2-5
"Great Blue Whales"

Read

Sequencing question
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 47
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 24
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 48
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 24
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 49
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 25
Corrective Reading B1
Lesson 50
Corrective Reading B2
Lesson 25
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I find equal groups?
Write an equation to solve word problems about equal groups.

Multiple and divide to find equal groups.
Lesson #49

Quick Test 6A

Mental Math
a-h

New Concept practice
Lesson #49

Fact Practice

Examples
1,2,3
Lesson #49

Quick Test 6B

Lesson Practice
a-b

Group work to illustrate word problems
Lesson #49

Fact Practice


Written Practice
1-10

Dimension U

Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
How do I find missing numbers in a subtraction problem? Use addition to find a missing number in a subtraction problem. Lesson #12

Fact Practice

Mental Math a-h

New Concept
Lesson #12

Fact Practice

Examples
1 & 2

Lesson Practice
a-d
Lesson #12

Fact Practice

Written Practice

1-10
Lesson #12

Fact Practice


Written Practice

11-20
Dimension U

Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice





Journal Writing
Daily Language Practice


DEA Reading Test in the Computer Lab
Daily Language Practice

Mrs. Melvin

Write a goal letter to an elective teacher.
Daily Language Practice

Fables
pp. 1 & 2

"A Milkmaid and Her Pail"

& Worksheet

Daily Language Practice


Social Studies

OR

SSR
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. Scholastic News

"Birthday for a Bill" p. 3

WKSH T4
DEA Reading Test in the Computer Lab Super Science

"Penquin Party"
pp. 4-7

Video
Super Science

"Penquin Party"

Cheerio counting activity
Super Science


"Penquin Party"

WKSH T4 & T5
Exit Slips



Completion of worksheets.

December 17 - 21

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills
The Jacket
by Andrew Clements

Read Part III and questions

The Jacket

by Andrew
Clements

Read Part III and questions

The Jacket

by Andrews Clements

Read Part IV and questions

Team Movie for students with no failing grades



NO SCHOOL
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
"Koalas"

Read
and
Sequencing question
"Koalas"

Questions

2-5

The Polar Express

Read and questions.

The Polar Express

Read and questions.
NO SCHOOL Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
The Jacket
by Andrew Clements

Read
Part III and questions
The Jacket

by Andrew
Clements

Read Part III and questions
The Jacket

by Andrews Clements

Read Part IV and questions

Team Field Trip
to U of I Ice Skating Rink
NO SCHOOL Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I find mean, median, and mode.


Calculate mean, median, and mode.

Aimsweb
MCOMP
Benchmarch

Mean, Median and mode worksheets

Aimsweb
MCAP
Benchmark

Mean,
Median and mode worksheets



Classroom Holiday Party.


Team Movie for students with no failing grades


NO SCHOOL
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
What are even and odd numbers? Identify even and odd numbers.

Write even and odd numbers.

Aimsweb
MCOMP
Benchmarch

Aimsweb
MCAP
Benchmark

Classroom Holiday Party
Team Movie for students with no failing grades

NO SCHOOL
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills

Power Paragraph

or

Individual help with Social Studies
Comic Life


Power Paragraph

or

Individual help with Social Studies
Comic Life


Power Paragraph

or

Individual help with Social Studies
Comic Life


Team Field Trip
to U of I Ice Skating Rink


NO SCHOOL
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. Scholastic News


"Birthday for a Bill"
p. 3

Worksheet T4


PBIS
Bingo Party for students with zero referrals during 2nd quarter
Scholastic News

"Wild Pets"

pp. 4 & 5

News IQ p. 8


Team Field Trip
to U of I Ice Skating Rink


NO SCHOOL
Exit Slips



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December 10 - 14

Subject Essential Question Daily Objective Mon.
Agenda
Tues.
Agenda
Wed.
Agenda
Thurs.
Agenda
Fri.
Agenda
How will student's show what they have learned. Homework
Reading
3rd hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency and decoding skills
The Jacket
by Andrew Clements

Read Part I and questions

The Jacket

by Andrew
Clements

Read Part II and questions

The Jacket

by Andrews Clements

Read Part III and questions

The Jacket

by Andrew Clements

Read Part IV and questions
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe

Lesson Practice
None
Reading
6th hour
How do I become a more comprehensive reader? Increase
Comprehension
Skills
"Making Skeletons"
Questions
2-5
"How Mail is Delivered"

Read
"How Mail is Delivered"

Question 1/Sequencing
"How Mail is Delivered"

Questions
2-5
"The Digestive System"

Read
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Reading
7th hour
How do I become a more fluent and comprehensive reader? Increase fluency
and decoding skills
The Jacket
by Andrew Clements

Read
Part I and questions
The Jacket

by Andrew
Clements

Read Part II and questions
The Jacket

by Andrews Clements

Read Part III and questions
The Jacket

by Andrew Clements

Read Part IV and questions
SSR

Individual Aimsweb Weekly Probes
Aimsweb weekly probe & Lesson Practice None
Math
4th hour
Saxon 4


How do I find mean, median, and mode.

Work in groups to create posters.

Calculate mean, median, and mode.

Teacher demonstration of mean, median and mode.

Students will work in pairs to create posters to visually demonstrate mean, median and mode.


Mean worksheet

Problems 1-10

Extra Credit Problems 11-15


Median
worksheet

Problems
1-10

Extra Credit
Problems
11-15


Mode
worksheet

Problems
1-10

Extra Credit Problems
11-15

Dimension U

Computer Lab
Daily Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet

and practice
facts.
Math
4th Hour

Saxon 4
What are even and odd numbers? Identify even and odd numbers.

Write even and odd numbers.
Review odd and even numbers. Cumulative Test 2A

Review
Cumulative Test 2B

For a grade
Lesson #11

Mental Math
a-f

New Concept Example 1 & 2
Dimension U

Computer Lab
Formative Assessment
Completion of Lesson Practice
Correct fact sheet and practice facts.
English
8th hour
How do I improve my written communication skills? Increase written language skills Daily Language Practice




Flash Forward Grammar

pp. 22,23,24
Daily Language Practice


Flash Forward Grammar

pp. 25,26,27
Daily Language Practice

Mrs. Melvin

Write a goal letter to an elective teacher.
Daily Language Practice

Nature Writing Power Paragrah

Daily Language Practice


Social Studies

OR

SSR
Completed product

Teacher
Observation
None
Content Reading
9th Hour
How do I become a more informed reader in the content areas. Increase reading fluency and comprehension. Scholastic News

"Keep on Movin"

"Lego Man"

pp.2 & 3

Menu Makeover
T4
Scholastic News

"Snake Invaders"
pp. 4 & 5

News IQ
p. 8
Scholastic News

"Snake Invaders"
pp. 4 & 5

Chain of Events T3
Scholastic News

"Should Schools Ban Bake Sales?"

Persuasive Power Paragraph
Scholastic News


SS

OR

SSR
Exit Slips



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