Reading 8B

Tuesday, Jan 16th – Basketball is gone so students who were sick last week may catch up on material they missed.

Wednesday, Jan 17th – We will read about the author of The Lightning Thief, Rick Riordan. Here is a short video Then set the stage for beginning to read the book.

Thursday, Jan 18th – We will listen and read The Lightning Thief, pausing to discuss key points in the action.

Friday, Jan 19th – We will begin with a short fun read on current events and discuss how to complete the Current Events worksheet.  (grade). Then continue listening and reading to The Lightning Thief. 

Monday, Jan. 8th - Students will select and practice reading poems for two voices from Joyful Noise and I Am Phoenix. (grade)

Tuesday, Jan. 9th – Students will practice reading poems for four voices from Big Talk. (grade) and we will discuss where the road goes from here. 

Wednesday, Jan. 10th – Students will begin reading and listening to The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan.

Friday, Jan. 12th – Students will continue reading and listening to The Lightning Thief. 

Reading 8

Wednesday, Jan. 3rd – We will read aloud Love That Dog by Sharon Creech.

Thurdsay, Jan. 4th – We will look at the different forms of poetry in the book. Students will write a short poem of their own. Introduce the image chef website. 


Friday, Jan 5th – Students will write a concrete poem using the website above.