Students are working on identifying author's purpose and writing for a variety of audiences this week. This activity includes food, so it should be fun!!
Here are this week's assignments:
Monday: SS work on finding quality information and citing sources for SS
Tuesday: author's purpose notes and Workshop:Author's Purpose "Fill the Tree"; Author's Purpose matching Game; Online practice
Wednesday: Writing for a purpose with Goldfish snacks and Gummi Bears
Thursday: Writing for a purpose conference with Ms. Harsh; Finding a third purpose with Jolly Ranchers
Friday: Writing for a purpose quiz in Mastery Connect
Looking ahead: ^th grade scheduling for MS
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.