Students should be finished with their notes for their nonfiction book and should begin writing their paragraphs. They will also begin their final research project for Social Studies!!!!
Here are this week's EXCITING assignments:
Monday: SS Test over arts, architecture, and public works
Tuesday: Paragraph writing for nonfiction mini lesson
Wednesday: Writing Workshop: Writing paragraphs
Thursday: Writing Workshop: Writing paragraphs
Friday: Writing Workshop: Writing paragraphs (Due today); review for SS test
This week, we are finishing our SS presentations and working on our nonfiction books.
Here are this week's assignments:
Monday: finish SS Presentations
Tuesday: Writing Workshop; note taking-use the document on Google Classroom
Wednesday: Writing Workshop: note taking
Thursday: Writing Workshop: Student/Teacher Conferences to check progress
Friday: Writing Workshop: Finish note taking
Social Studies presentations are due this week. We will present next week and study for our test. We will also start researching for our nonfiction books that the students are writing. Here are this week's assignments:
Monday: No school
Tuesday Choose nonfiction topic (natural phenomenon from your SS country); text features on Google Classroom and notes in journal
Wednesday: Conference with Ms. Harsh for Social Studies presentations;
Thursday: Nonfiction Writing Workshop: Note taking
Friday: SS Presentations; research & take notes for nonfiction book
Next week, we will finish our presentations and worko n our books.
Reminder: We do have school on February 19th.
This week, students are practicing using context clues to determine the meaning of new words. We are continuing our research for Arts, Architecture, and Public Works in Social Studies.
Monday: Snow Day
Tuesday: Mastery Connect Preform for Context clues; research and gather relevant information
Wednesday: Context Clues Workshop: Tic-Tac-Toe, Phone Texting Activity, Context Clues Board Game, Book
Scavenger Hunt; Online Activities
Thursday: Context Clues Workshop
Friday: Context Clues Quiz; Final Conference with Ms. Harsh for SS- Presentations due next week
February 12--SS Presentations Due
February 14--Valentine's Parties
My name is Ms. Harsh. I teach Language Arts and Social Studies. I have two children, one of whom is graduating this year. I have been teaching for 17 years, and this is my 11th at Willard. I love to read, garden, and watch movies. I am also a HUGE fan of NCIS and Duck Dynasty. I have one dog: Izzy (a brindle Boxer). Please feel free to make comments or ask general questions on this website. If you have any specific questions regarding your child, please email those to the teachers' school email.