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Dates to Remember:
October 28/29: Jamestown reading skills test
November 4/5: End-of-trimester vocabulary test
Monday: Turn in V4 Review sheet. In class, take V4 quiz. HW: Finish all 3 worksheets for UpFront article "My Mother is an Addict".
Tuesday/Wednesday: Turn in UpFront work. In class, discuss Notice & Note signposts for the UpFront article. Read debate"Do We Need Stricter Gun Laws?" HW: V5 A-D due next class.
Thursday/Friday: Turn in V5 A-D. In class, discuss the steps to writing a constructed response and work on analyzing the authors' claims worksheet for the debate we read.
FYI: Friday, October 18, is the last day to retake the Jamestown reading test. All requirements for the retake are listed below under the blue bar labeled "Test Retakes"
Monday: No School!
Tuesday: Turn in V4 A-C. In class, complete V4 Part E. HW: Vocab 4 Square packet due next class.
Wednesday/Thursday: Turn in Vocab 4 Square. In class, discuss Notice & Note and begin our next UpFront article. HW: V4 review sheet due next class. V4 quiz is next class.
Friday/Monday: Turn in V4 review. In class, take V4 quiz. Study guide for end-of-trimester vocab test will be passed out. HW: Finish work for UpFront article.
Monday: Turn in V3 review sheet. In class, take the V3 quiz. HW: Finish both worksheets for "The Fight for Hong Kong" and prepare for the Jamestown reading test.
Tuesday/Wednesday: Turn in both "Hong Kong" worksheets. In class, take your first Jamestown reading test. HW: V4 A-D due next class.
Thursday/Monday: Turn in V4 A-D. Complete V4 Part E and vocab "four square" in class. Begin discussing Notice & Note for nonfiction.
Friday: White day (full day of school)
Jamestown Tests may be retaken within one week of receiving the grade. Please review the form, complete all steps, and have a parent/guardian sign the form. Please note: a different test will be given. Test Retake for Jamestown.
Cumulative Vocabulary Tests may also be retaken. Please review the form, complete all steps, and have a parent/guardian sign the form. Retake must be completed by the end of the trimester. Vocabulary Test Retake Form
Students interested in retaking the Phineas Gage test, should complete the attached form and complete ALL steps before retaking the test. Phineas Gage Redo Request Form