Second Quarter Week # 8
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.
"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!"
* 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.
Practice cursive Writing ( Vocabulary Terms)
Study your Notes.
Spelling Test on Friday...(Continue to study your Vocabulary Terms/Review Notes)
study for Test.
Read an interesting book!
Weekly Vocabulary Terms:
10 Vocabulary Terms only! Please study and score your Best.