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**Reading log

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**Read for 20 minutes. 
 

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**Read for 20 minutes.
**Final draft of explanatory essay needs to be submitted.

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**Editing Checklist for explanatory essay 

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**Rough draft of explanatory essay 
**Read for 20 minutes.

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**Explanatory essay outline 
**Read for 20 minutes.

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**Read for 20 minutes.
**Complete the body paragraphs (paragraphs 2 and 3) on your explanatory outline. 

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**Hook, thesis, and background information needs to be filled out on your outline.

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**Reading log is due!
**The hook and thesis portion of your explanatory essay outline needs to be completed.  Nothing more needs to be filled out.

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!

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*Read for 20 minutes.
 

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**RACE:  What is one quality that Pamela S. Turner believes dogs and humans share?
 
**Read for 20 minutes and log it!

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**Finish "Hachiko ..." study guide.
**"Hachiko ..." test on Friday!

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it. 

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*Read for 20 minutes and log it!
*Finish "Hachiko ..." loyalty worksheet.
 

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!
**Finish the character/conflict extended response sheet.

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!
**Complete and bring back the Elective Selection Form 

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!
**Fill out and bring back the electives form.

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!
**Finish reading "Hachiko:  The True Story of a Loyal Dog" and filling out the graphic organizer.

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**Reading log is due on Friday!

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!

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**"My Life With the Chimpanzees" test on Friday.
**Finish punctuation worksheets.
**Read for 20 minutes and log it!
 

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!
There will be a test for "My Life With the Chimpanzees" on Friday.

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**Finish RACE question for central idea.

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**Reading log is due!!
**Finish RACE for "My Life With the Chimpanzees" 

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!
 

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!
**Finish the comprehension check on page 111 of your language arts book.  You need to complete 1-5 and the summary.  

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!  Reading log is due on Friday!

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!
 

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it.
**Finish the summary (page 96) and the quick write (page 97)

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Read for 20 minutes and log it!
Make sure that you have read and annotated "Reading Buddies."

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it.
**Finish reading and annotating "Reading Buddies" on page 94.

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Reading log is due!  

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**NARRATIVE DUE!!!
Read for 20 minutes and log it!

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!
**Work on narrative.  The narrative should be complete and ready for tomorrow's activity of adding dialogue and proper paragraph placement.

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!
**Finish first draft of narrative.

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Read for 20 minutes and log it!
Work on narrative. The rough draft is due Monday.

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Read for 30 minutes and log it! 

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Read for 20 minutes and log it!  The reading log is due on Thursday, December 19.  

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Read for 20 minutes and log it!

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**Finish your plot diagram.

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it.  Reading logs are due on Friday.
**Finish the prewriting planning sheet
**Bring a new, unwrapped toy for the toy drive if you can.  This is optional.  Bring as many as you would like ... :) 

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!
**Finish your central idea planning worksheet

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it!

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Summary for "Eleven" is due on Friday
I have attached the rubric that I will be using to grade this assignment.  

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it.  

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**Read for 20 minutes and log it! 

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**Reading Log (read for 20 minutes)

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**Reading Log (due Friday)

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**Finish vocab/word study worksheet.

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**Reading Log
**Finish Adjectives/Adverbs worksheet.

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**Reading Log
**Finish "Bad Boy" summary (color-coded).
 
 

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**Reading Log (due November 15)

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**Finish from "Bad Boy" annotations and comprehension questions 1-3
Most students finished this in class.
 

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**Reading Log (due tomorrow)
**Final draft of Halloween story 
You only have to do this if you do not finish in class.

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**Reading Log (due Friday)
**Editing Worksheet (one side only)
Most will be finished with this already.  

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**Reading Log (due Friday)
**Rough draft of Halloween story

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**"Michaela DePrince: The War Orphan ..." Cornell Notes
**Test tomorrow on "Michaela DePrince:  The War Orphan ..."

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**Reading Log (due Friday)

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**Analyze Craft and Structure (page 57) #1-4 is due tomorrow.  Make sure to show evidence for
#3a, 3c, and 4b.  

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**Reading Log is due tomorrow!! 

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**Reading Log (due Friday)

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**Reading Log (due Friday)

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**Reading Log (due Friday)
**Finish text questions for "Michaela DePrince:  The War Orphan Who Became a Ballerina."
 

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**Reading Log
**"The War Orphan Who Became a Ballerina" Summary
 

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**Reading Log 

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**Reading Log

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**Finish annotations for "The War Orphan Who Became a Ballerina."
**Finish Comprehension Check on 1-3 page 55.

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**Reading logs are due tomorrow!  
**Nouns worksheet
 

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**Test on "Brown Girl Dreaming" on Friday

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**Finish questions on page 21 of unit 1

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**Reading Log (due Friday)
 

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**Finish Sticky Note Analysis for "Brown Girl Dreaming."

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**Reading Log

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**Reading log
**Bring your own set of Post-it notes.  

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**Reading Log
**Finish Analyze the Text questions on page 20.  
**Finish summaries for "Brown Girl Dreaming."

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*Finish #1-2 of Analyze the Text Questions on page 20. 
*Reading Log (read for 20 minutes)
 

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**Finish reading and annotating from "Brown Girl Dreaming."
**Read for 20 minutes.
 

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Read for 20 minutes.
Make sure your quick write is finished.
**Write about a time that frightened you (quick write).
Bring composition book if you haven't already.  
 

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Bring a composition book to use for writing.
Read for 20 minutes.
Finish quick write.

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Bring a composition book to use for writing.  

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Please bring a composition book to use for writing.  This book will not be used for anything else, so if you already have one that is being used for another subject please bring a new one in on Monday.