thrift * thermostat *
throughout throttle *
fiftieth thesaurus *
charity threshold *
notch detach *
cartwheel etymology *
Grammar Focus for this week: complete subjects, complete predicates, simple subject, simple predicates, adjectives, and a variety of conventions(punctuation, grammar, usage, and spelling).
Reading focus: “The Song of Wandering Aengus,” “Sonnet 43,” and “Magic and the Brain.”
Skills: central idea, evidence, text structure, literary devices, figurative language(similes, paradoxes, metaphors, imagery, idioms, personification).
Homework: Monday, October 9, 2017
Grammar workbook page 6. Journal topic: What things are better than going to school? (full page)
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Grammar workbook pages 8 and 9. Journal topic: I wish I had a million …. because…
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Grammar workbook pages 103 and 104. Journal topic Describe your favorite toy. What did you like
best about it? Explain.
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Sketch a picture of a brain and label the lobe sections. Say what each section if used for. Use your class
notes and the text from Collections.
Friday, October 13, 2017