The Hatchet Comprehension/Vocabulary test will be on Thursday, 12/7. Please review the text, questions, and other activities that we've complete. Also, be sure to know the 15 vocabulary words that were used when making the vocabulary dictionary.
HRC November: Read each night for 10 minutes on Monday-Thursday nights. Follow the directions on the calendar for recording the information each night. HRC November is due on Friday, December 1st.
The last day to submit any late or absent work for Trimester 1 is this Wednesday, 11/22.
I will be collecting HT#1 Survival Item and Paragraph, HT#2 Gary Paulsen's Biography (1-2 paragraphs) and HT#6 Illustration/Explanation on Friday (See daily posts for directions).
For the Book Talk: Book Report requirements, please see the attached handout. The project will be due on the Presentation Date assigned to each child. Presentations will begin on Tuesday, November 7th.
Questions: 1. Identify a fragment in Paragraph Two. Why is this fragment effective when combined with the sentence that follows it? 2. How is a fragments used as a transition between ideas in paragraphs 8 and 10? 3.Choose one of the fragments and rewrite it as a complete sentence. What effect does the revision have? Explain which you prefer.