Archive for the ‘Reading’ Category

Miracle at Midnight – 4/12/15

Monday, April 13th, 2015

What is your opinion of the video Miracle at Midnight? How did it connect to Number the Stars and our learning of this time period in class? Use specific examples to support your response.

Life in Ancient Mesopotamia

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Use the link below to access reading material about life in Ancient Mesopotamia during our non-fiction unit.

Non Fiction Literature Circle 1

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Write a brief summary stating what you have learned about your non-fiction topic thus far. Be sure to include examples from the text and use your book to assist you.

Reading – October

Monday, October 7th, 2013

What is the main conflict in the story you are reading? What are ways in which you can connect to this situation? Use examples from the text to support your responses.

Miracle at Midnight

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

What did you think of the movie Miracle at Midnight? Explain using details to support your response.

Guided Reading 1

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011

Which character are you most alike?  In what ways are you similar to this character?

Guided Reading – 2/23/10

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

During reading we have discussed visualization.  What can you visualize about your novel thus far?

Year of Miss Agnes

Thursday, September 17th, 2009

What are some differences between Miss Agnes’ classroom and our classroom?

Open Ended Response to Guided Reading Novel

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

You just finished your guided reading novel.  Many of you enjoyed your novel, while other students did not find it to be a good fit.  Write an open ended response, about liking the book or disliking the book.  Be sure to use the formula; Topic, Reason 1, Reason 2, Reason 3, Personal Connection and Conclusion in your response.  Edit and revise your work prior to submitting it.  Be sure to read other student responses as well!  

Guided Reading 2

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

In class we discussed visualization.  What can you visualize about your guided reading novel?  Think about describing either the character, the setting or even the plot.