ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR PRE-K THROUGH GRADE 8.  PLEASE CALL (413) 532-2831 FOR A TOUR!

Grade 6 (Mrs. Fedora)

 

mfedora@materdolorosaschool.org

 

     Week of 1/13 - 1/17

Grade 6

Religion - Saint 'quote of the day' and audio of brief biography will continue.  

Spirit of Truth - Completing Unit 1 lessons and activities.

ELA (Literature/Grammar/Writing/Vocabulary)- Reading - Unit 3 'Progress ELA' textbook - informational text;reading skills of drawing inferences, determining central idea and details, analyzing the development of key ideas, close reading; Grammar - Pronouns (Subjective, Objective, Possessive Case); Writing - compare and conrast essay using characters from "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens; Vocabulary Workshop-Unit 4 spelling and vocab test is Mon., 1/13.

Grade 7

Grammar/Vocabulary/Writing- Vocabulary Workshop-Unit 5 spelling and vocabulary test is Mon., 1/13; Writing-expository writing lessons and activities; our fourth 5-paragraph essay will be a cause and effect report; Grammar-personal pronouns (nominative and objective case).

Grade 8

Grammar/Vocabulary/Writing- Vocabulary Workshop-Unit 5 spelling and vocabulary test is Mon., 1/13; Writing-expository writing; our fourth 5-paragraph essay will be an explanatory essay on a famous person who fought for their beliefs; Grammar-personal pronouns(nominative and objective case, proper use after conjunctions, possessive and compound pronouns).

History - Ch. 22, "The Progressive Era" lessons and activities; Ch. 22 vocabulary test part 2 is scheduled for Tue., 1/14.

Have a good week.

Mrs. Fedora