Week beginning: August 25, 2014
**Homework assignments are subject to change. This is a general overview of our week.
Spelling: Ice breaker activity
Reading/Language: Prepare school binder/organize
Spelling: Introduce Unit 1 word list
copy wordlist into planner
English/Reading: Mr. Tannen's Ties
Students create a tie depicting their personality
traits, likes, hobbies, etc
Spelling: cont. activities
English/Reading: Students will write a summary paragraph
explaining each item they chose to put on their tie and why
it is reflective of their personality
Spelling: study your word list
Reading/English: Students will brainstorm "All About Me"
afterwhich they will create their poster for student of the week
Spelling: Spelling test 1
READ YOUR Library BOOKS 30 MINUTES A DAY 5X A WEEK!!!!
***LIBRARY CHECK-OUT WILL BE ON MONDAY !!
Students will check out 3 books each week as follows:
2 Chapter book-FICTION
1 Non-Fiction book