Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Winter break is almost here!  Students have been given homework for today, the 19th, and January 5th.  They return to classes on January 6th.  I will be getting all grades completed in the gradebook today, so if you are curious to see your childs grades, they will be up to date this afternoon.  Some students requested extra credit, which I will include after the assignments.  If students choose to complete the extra credit, it will need to be turned in the day they return to class from break, January 6th.


Read “Tales of Islam” and complete graphic organizer  Tales of Islam

Grammar worksheet, misplaced and dangling modifiers  Misplaced and dangling modifiers worksheet

Vocabulary:  mob/mot/mov and brev/cede/ceed/cess  Vocabulary 3

Extra Credit, due 1/6.  Write a summary using “Tales of Islam” and the graphic organizer

Students should also choose and start reading a new book.  They will be completing another book talk on January 29th

For those of you who celebrate Christmas and New Years, I would like to say Merry Christmas and have a happy New Year!