Tuesday, May 29: Revise and Reflect

Click HERE for the Unit 10: Digital Portfolio HyperDoc

Goals: Revise, edit, and reflect on the narrative you wrote this fall. Add it to your portfolio.

Announcements:

  • Book Talks–Today or Friday, June 1
  • iPad return June 4
  • Digital Portfolio project due June 6

 

1) #074 Agenda

Click HERE to open the class assignment calendar. Copy this week’s assignments into your GVJH agenda. Press MARK AS DONE for assignment #069 in Google Classroom.

 

2) Book Talks

Either jot down ideas in your My Next Reads list or give your own book talk.

 

Requirements for 60-Second Booktalk

 

3) Revise & Edit Your Narrative

Find Your NarrativeRevise & Edit

Click HERE for how to change the sharing settings to “anyone with the link.”

 

4) Add the Narrative Doc to Your Portfolio Site and Write Your Reflection

Click HERE for how to add a Doc to your site.

On the Narrative page for your site, write a reflection responding to the question below:

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Homework: Charge iPad, Finish Revising and Editing Your Narrative

Thursday, May 24: Work Time or PAT

Goals: Analyze the craft of a speech. Evaluate responses (vote). Catch up on late work or enjoy preferred activity time.

Announcements:

  • Return Among the Hidden today. Take a photo of a page if you still need #066 Voice Actors Wanted!
  • All library books due May 25.
  • iPad return June 4–To purchase iPad go to bit.ly/sbTEPP
  • Digital Portfolio project due June 6
  • Book Talks Tomorrow

 

1) #071 Starter–Thoughtful Thursday

 

 

2) Work Time or PAT

 

Homework: Charge iPad, Bring all library books to turn in

Monday, May 21: Quarter 4 Reading Ladder Reflection

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Click HERE for theUnit 9: Among the Hidden website.

Goals: Participate in book talks by jotting down next reads or giving a brief talk recommending your book.

Announcements:

  • Return Among the Hidden today. Take a photo of the page you want to read aloud.
  • All library books due May 25.
  • iPad return June 4
  • Digital Portfolio project due June 6

 

1) #069 Agenda

Click HERE to open the class assignment calendar. Copy this week’s assignments into your GVJH agenda. Press MARK AS DONE for assignment #069 in Google Classroom.

 

2) Book Talks

Either jot down ideas in your My Next Reads list or give your own book talk.

 

Requirements for 60-Second Booktalk

 

3) #070 Reading Ladder Reflection (Quarter 4)

Open your #BookLove Reading Log in Drive. Complete the reading ladder reflection for quarter 4.

Make sure to include a Potential Goal for Readers in the Set Goals section.

TEACHER EXAMPLE FROM QUARTER 3

 

4) Start #066 Voice Actors Wanted! Assessment (DUE THURS. 5/24)

Today your main priority is to choose the passage you want to read aloud. Take a photo with your iPad so you can practice reading it.

You will make your recording on Flipgrid. Download the Flipgrid app from self service. You will find the join code in Google Classroom Assignment #066.

 

VOICE ACTORS WANTED ASSESSMENT

VOICE ACTORS WANTED GRADING SCALE

 

5) Return Among the Hidden

Leave your book with me. I will take it to the library. Remember, you should have taken a photo of the part you want to read aloud.

 

Homework: Charge iPad, Finish Voice Actors Assessment (Due Thurs., May 24)

Thursday, March 21: Reading Ladder Reflection for Quarter 3

Click HERE for Unit 7: Poetry Workshop HyperDoc

Learning Targets: Track your reading progress for third quarter. List books from easiest to most challenging. Set specific goals for next quarter.

Announcements:

  • Absent Yesterday? Read the blog. Publish one poem
  • Due Today #026 Weekly Pages 12: Google Classroom > #026 > MARK AS DONE
  • Friday 3/23 Book Talks

 

1) Starter: Golden 10 

Open Google Classroom and assignment #024 Golden 10: Weekly Work Chart.

Read the directions.

Spend 10 minutes on late work or “To do if I have time…”

 

2) # 029 Quarter 3 Reading Ladder Reflection

Open #029 Reading Ladder Reflection Quarter 3  in Google Classroom. Read the instructions.

Choose one goal from the Potential Goals for Readers. This goal must be in your reflection.

Read my example below as a mentor text.

 

3) #022 Poetry Workshop HyperDoc: Publish

Open #022 Poetry Workshop in Google Classroom.

Open the link to the Poetry Workshop HyperDoc.

Scroll to Publish and read the directions. Watch the video tutorials (on the #VisiblePoem Slide Deck) to get started.

 

 

3) Debrief & Exit Routine

Open the #03assignment in Google Classroom. Answer the questions below:

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MONITORING: How many books did you finish this quarter? How many books have you finished this year?

 

Homework: Read, Charge Your iPad, Read, Charge iPad, #029 Reading Ladder Qtr. 3, #022 Publish Free Verse Poem

 

Thursday, January 18: Reading Ladder Reflection Quarter 2

Bookshelf with ReadGoals: Track your reading progress so far this quarter. Write specific goals for next quarter.

Announcements:

  • Are you reading at home 30 minutes daily?
  • Bring book tomorrow for reading time.
  • 1 student missing STAR assessment.

1) Reading Ladder Reflection

  • Open your #BookLove Reading Log in Drive.
  • Scroll to the Reading Ladder Reflection for Quarter 2
  • For Challenge Yourself, list only books you finished.
  • For Find Your Reading Rate, use all the pages you read, even if you did not finish the book.
  • In the set goals section, make sure you answer all questions, and include 2 or 3 Potential Goals for Readers (click the link to open).

TEACHER EXAMPLE

(Click HERE to open in a new window.)

Reading Ladder Reflection

Click HERE to see Ms. McMillan’s actual Reading Ladder Reflection from this quarter. Scroll past quarter 1.

2) What to Do When You Are Done (See the right sidebar for ideas.)

If you have not complete The Outsiders Final Assessment and Reflection, please complete that first.

3) Continue Viewing The Outsiders

Homework: Finish Reading Ladder Qtr. 2, Read, Bring Book Tomorrow

Thursday, October 19: Reading Ladder Reflection

Bookshelf with ReadGoals: Track your reading progress so far this quarter. Write specific goals for next quarter.

Announcements:

  • Narratives Due YesterdayIf you are not done, you need to complete yours as soon as possible for partial credit.
  • PAT Time Tomorrow: Thank you for your respectful behavior with the substitute on Tuesday and with our career day speakers.

Reading Workshop

1) Reading Ladder Reflection

  • Open your #BookLove Reading Log in Drive.
  • Scroll to the Reading Ladder Reflection for Quarter 1
  • For Challenge Yourself, list only books you finished.
  • For Find Your Reading Rate, use all the pages you read, even if you did not finish the book.
  • In the set goals section, make sure you answer all questions, and include 2 or 3 Goals for Potential Readers (click the link to open).

TEACHER EXAMPLE

(Click HERE to open in a new window.)

Reading Ladder Reflection

2) Finish Drafting Your Narrative (if you are not done).

  • Open Draft Your Narrative in Google Drive.
  • Use your Storyboard to give you ideas.
  • You must have a beginning, middle, and end.
  • The length requirement is 350 – 550 words.

3) What to Do When You Are Done (See the right sidebar for ideas.)

Homework: Read. Charge your iPad. Finish Your Reading Ladder Reflection. Finish Narrative Draft (Late). Bring Your Book Tomorrow!