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Language Arts 6

Instructor
Mrs. Dawa
Department
Lang Arts

Course Description

Welcome to your Language Arts 6 Classwork/Homework Page!!!  This is where you will find a description of your daily classwork and homework.  If you have any questions, please let me know.  Let's have a wonderful year! =)  Sincerely, Mrs. Dawa

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Due:

HRC February is due Thursday, February 28th, 2019.

Due:

Just a reminder: nightly assignments are described in the "Posts" section. =)

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Tri.2 Week 11 2/19 ~ 2/22

Tuesday - Thursday nights read and record 10 minutes on your HRC February (due Thursday, Feb. 28th).

   

Tuesday: CW: Work on FW#8 Newspaper Article.  See handout for directions.

HW R/R 10 mins; continue working on FW#8 Newspaper Article

 

Wednesday:

CW: Continue working on FW#8 Newspaper Article.  See handout for directions.

HW R/R 10 mins; finish FW#8 Newspaper Article (due tomorrow)

  

Thursday: CW:

HW:

 

Friday: CW:

HW:

Tri.2 Week 10 2/12 ~ 2/16

Tuesday - Thursday nights read and record 10 minutes on your HRC February (due Thursday, Feb. 28th).

   

Tuesday: CW: Finish/go over answers to FW#6.5 Poetry Analysis Q's 1-6; begin discussing FW#7 "Meet Hate with Love" Poem.

HW R/R 10 mins; brainstorm FW#7 "Meet Hate with Love" Poem

 

Wednesday: CW: Continue FW#7 "Meet Hate with Love" Poem.

FW#7 Meet Hate with Love Poem:

Write a 20 line poem (at least 2 stanzas) addressing Martin Luther King, Jr.’s philosophy of "meeting hate with love."  Be sure to use at least 3 examples of figurative language: i.e. metaphors, similies, personification, hyperbole, alliteration and/or idiom). Highlight the 3 times that you use Figurative Language.

HW: R/R 10 mins; finish FW#7 "Meet Hate with Love" Poem (due tomorrow)

  

Thursday: CW: Turn in FW#7; Create Valentine Acrostic Poems.

HW:R/R 10 mins.

 

Friday: CW: Read Chapters 5-6 in Freedom Walkers.  Continue working on FW#2 People Log and begin FW#8 Newspaper Notes Ch. 6 (summarize the events in the chapter using bullet points).

HW: Have a great weekend!

Tri.2 Week 9 2/4 ~ 2/8

Monday - Thursday nights read and record 10 minutes on your HRC February (due Thursday, Feb. 28th).

 

Monday: CW: Go over HRC February; continue FW#2 People Log; continue reading Ch. Introduction ~ Ch. 3 in Freedom Walkers.

HW:  R/R 10 mins.; continue working on Biography Project due Friday, February 8th.

  

Tuesday: CW: Finish reading Ch. 3 in Freedom Walkers; Play "Dawa's Dilemma's": Vocabulary Review Game

 Homework: R/R 10 mins.; continue working on Biography Project due Friday, February 8th.

 

Wednesday: CW: Reading Comprehension Test; Complete FW#6 Ch. 2-3 Q's 1-4.

 Homework:HW: Homework Free Night! =)

  

 Thursday: CW: Grade FW#6 Ch. 2-3 Q's 1-4; Read Ch. 4 in Freedom Walkers (add new characters to FW#2 People Log.

 Homework: R/R 10 mins; Biography Project due tomorrow.  Staple 1. Title Page  2. Biography Essay  3. Works Cited  4. Outline

 

Friday: Turn in Biography Project; change jobs; continue reading Ch. 4 in Freedom Walkers; begin FW#6.5 Poetry Analysis.

HW: Have a great weekend!

Tri.2 Week 8 1/28 ~ 2/1

Monday - Thursday nights read and record 10 minutes on your HRC January (due this Friday, Feb. 1st).

 

Monday: Walk through Yellow Ribbon Week Gallery.  Complete WN#4B Yellow Ribbon Week Response:  Write about a piece that moved you or that you related to.  Describe it.  Why did it move you?  Explain. And/Or write about how you would help a person through the challenge described.  What advice would you give?  Explain.

Homework:  R/R 10 mins; continue working on your Biography "Outline."

Tuesday: CW: Continue working on Biography Outline/begin Biography Essay.

Homework: R/R 10 mins.; finish Biography Outline/begin Biography Essay.

Wednesday: CW: Create Works Cited Page; continue working on Biography Project.

Homework: R/R 10 mins. (HRC due Fri.); continue working on Biography Essay.

Thursday: CW: Create Title Page; Mini Lesson: Capitalizing Titles; continue working on Biography Project.

Homework: R/R 10 mins. (HRC due tomorrow.); continue working on Biography Project (due Fri. Feb. 8th).

Friday: CW: Turn in HRC January; review FW#2 People Log; Close Read Freedom Walker Chapter 1.

HW:  Have a great weekend; remember your Biography is due Friday, February 8th.

Tri.2 Week 7 1/22 ~ 1/24

Monday - Thursday nights read and record 10 minutes on your HRC January (due Friday, Feb. 1st).

 

Monday: No School/Holiday

 
 
 

Tuesday: CW: Compare Original Monsters to Friend Monsters.  Turn in Monster Project: Your monster, your description/essay, and your friend's monster. Go over the directions to the Biography Project.

 Homework:R/R 10 mins; Bring 3x5 note cards (at least 15) for Biography Project research.

 

 

Wednesday: CW: Begin Prewriting Activities: Note cards (see handout for directions).

 

Homework:HW:  R/R 10 mins; finish 15 Note cards.

  

 

Thursday: CW:

Continue Prewriting Activities: Outline (see handout for directions).

 

Homework: Have a great weekend!

 

 

 Friday: No School