Mrs. Apollon's Language Arts Class   6-A

 

Second  Quarter   Week # 8

            12/18/17-12/22/17

 

To be a strong writer you have to be a strong reader!

 

Dear parents and guardians, 

                     

We at Driftwood Middle, encourage you to make sure your child is in school daily for students ' daily attendance makes a huge difference in their academic growth. Students are to practice their cursive writing every night (Homework included)

Thank you again for your support in making this school year a successful one!

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Vocabulary Terms Test are administered every Friday.

Students,

"You are here to learn. I am gladly here to facilitate your learning so boys and girls we are in it together to win it!"

Mrs. Apollon

 

This week's Target Learning Goal

 

This week, students will  be working on the following goals:

* Opposing counter claim/Rebuttal Paragraph ( Revise/Edit)

* First draft planning sheet (  completion of the three body paragraphs)  Seaworld

* Revise/Edit first draft paper.

*   H . I. N .T .S.  Elements      

 

 

Word of the week:

nutrition (noun)  :  the process of nourishing or being nourished.

 

Quote of the week:

" I teach you and you teach me. Together we learn to love to learn."  unknown

 

                            H. I.N.T.S. Elements  

      H - hypothesis (  judgement based on facts)

      I -   illustration ( Picture mind, visuals, something you can connect to)

      N -  Numerical Datas ( Statistics, results)

      T-    testimonies ( factual informations given by reliable experts, organizations)

       S-    similarities/differences ( What can I use as evidence in my writing?)

      

 

Reading Instructional Focus:

Context Clues, Author's Purpose, Main Idea.

Assignments

Monday

Practice cursive Writing ( Vocabulary Terms)

 

Tuesday

Study your Notes.

 

Wednesday

Spelling Test on Friday...(Continue to study your Vocabulary Terms/Review Notes)

 

Thursday

 study for Test.

 

Friday

Read an interesting book!

 

Weekly Vocabulary Terms:  

honesty

refuse

purpose

delivery

practice

sample

statement

always

homework

elaborate

 

 10  Vocabulary Terms only!  Please study and score your Best.