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Grade 6 (Mrs. Fedora)

 

mfedora@materdolorosaschool.org

 

 *Have a nice February break!

     Week of 2/10 to 2/14

Grade 6

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

Spirit of Truth - final Unit 1 lessons -  Lectio Divina, How to Use the Bible, Bible Scavenger Hunt.

ELA (Literature/Grammar/Writing/Vocabulary)- Reading - continue with Unit 3 literature selections in 'Progress ELA' textbook - informational text;reading skills of drawing inferences, determining central idea and details, analyzing the development of key ideas, close reading; Grammar - Continuing Pronouns (Subjective, Objective, Possessive Case); Writing - compare and conrast essay using characters from "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens;we also work on developing/improving our writing across the content area; Vocabulary Workshop-Unit 5 lessons and activities.

Grade 7

Grammar/Vocabulary/Writing- Vocabulary Workshop-Unit 6 lessons and activities;Writing-We completed our writing assignment for Catholic Schools Week that focuses on how MD School is a community of faith, service, and knowledge;finished up notes on causes and effects for our natural event expository essay;Grammar-continuing personal pronouns (nominative and objective case).

Grade 8

Grammar/Vocabulary/Writing- Vocabulary Workshop-Unit 6 lessons and activities; Writing-completing rough draft, editing, revising of explanatory essay/research report on an American suffragette;Grammar-continuing applying personal pronouns(nominative and objective case, proper use after conjunctions, possessive and compound pronouns).

History - Working on completing rough drafts of Suffragette reports and 19th Amendment posters this week.  We will begin our next chapter when we return from Feb. break.

Have a good week.

Mrs. Fedora