Posted in March 2013

March 21st, 2013: New Vocabulary for the week

Objectives: Students will learn new words that they will enter into their register. Students will connect with the words in order to understand them. Students will use non-verbal representations to better understand the words.   Assignment: 1) Find a picture that best represents each word. 2) Post a link on the blog 3) Explain why … Continue reading

March 19th: Option 2: What is Molly?

Objectives: Students will learn about a new form of ecstacy that is especially dangerous. Students will understand what they read. Studetns will think critically and connect about what they have read. Before you Read: 1) What is Molly? 2) Why is Molly becoming popular? 3) What do you think could happen to you if you … Continue reading

March 19th: More Vocab Games

Objectives: Students will participate in online vocabulary games in order to improve their vocabulary. Students will take note of new words. 1) Visit at least one of the following websites. http://sat.tyrannosaurusprep.com/Vocabulary/Quiz-Games http://www.vocabking.com/ http://www.softschools.com/tests/sat/vocabulary/ http://www.quia.com/mc/1527.html http://www.vocabulary.com/ http://www.vocabtest.com/vocabulary_word_test.php?grade=9&unit=1 http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/web_games_vocab.htm http://quizhub.com/quiz/free/f-vocabulary.cfm http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/vocabulary-games/homophones-games/homophones.html http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/vocabulary_games/suffixes-and-prefixes.html http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/vocabulary_games/compound-words.html http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/vocabulary_games/context-and-definitions.html 2) The goal is to learn new vocabulary 3) As you play, note … Continue reading

March 18th 2013: Parts of a Story

Objectives: Students will learn about 5 different parts of a story so that they can be successful on the STAR reading exam. Students will learn about these parts of a story through multi-media. Students will come up with their own examples in relation to the examples used in the video. YOU WILL NEED TO LOG … Continue reading

Friday, March 15, 2013: Quiz and the Week in Rap

Objectives: Students will be assessed over their Tier 2 Words of the Week. Students will understand current events of the week throug multi-media. Students will read for understanding. Quiz: http://m.socrative.com/student/#joinRoom Type in room number: 340022   When you are done: Go to the following link: http://www.flocabulary.com/week-in-rap-march-15-2013/ Complete the crossword puzzle relating to this weeks current … Continue reading

March 13th: Parts of a Story

Objectives: Students will learn about 5 different parts of a story so that they can be successful on the STAR reading exam. Students will learn about these parts of a story through multi-media. Students will come up with their own examples in relation to the examples used in the video. YOU WILL NEED TO LOG … Continue reading