• Week of 2/19

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 2/19/2019

    Wednesday 2/20:

    B1: Milkweed & Upstanders vs. Bystanders Research

    B2: Choose Book Club Book - Upstanders vs. Bystanders Research History & Today

    Homework:

    Important Dates:

    • February 27th - Early Release
    • Gordon Korman Visit Feb. 25th
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Tuesday 2/19:

    B1: Show WWII Battle Projects / Continue reading Milkweed & adding to Journal

    B2: Finish showing WWII Battle Projects / Night Workshop (Complete book and tasks for tomorrow)

    Homework:

    Important Dates:

    • February 27th - Early Release
    • Gordon Korman Visit Feb. 25th
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School
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  • Week of 2/11

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 2/11/2019

    Friday 2/15: Half Day

    B1: Show WWII Battle Projects

    B2: Show WWII Battle Projects 

    Homework:

    Important Dates:

    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break

    Thursday 2/14: NEWSIES @ CLS!

    B1: Milkweed/WWII Battle Project (Video due at end of class today)

    B2: WWII Battle Projects (Broadcast due at end of class today) & Night Workshop: Bystanders vs. Upstanders

    Homework:

    Important Dates:

    • February 14th - Musical at CLS
    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break

    Wednesday 2/13:

    B1: Milkweed/WWII Battle Project (Video due at end of class tomorrow)

    B2: WWII Battle Projects (Broadcast due at end of class tomorrow) & Night Workshop: Bystanders vs. Upstanders

    Homework:

    Important Dates:

    • February 14th - Musical at CLS
    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break

    Tuesday 2/12:

    B1: Milkweed/WWII Battle Project (Recording narrations today)

    B2: WWII Battle Projects (Recording broadcast and WeVideo editing) & Night Workshop: Bystanders vs. Upstanders

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Bring in change for Pennies for Patients
    • WWII Projects due Thursday

    Important Dates:

    • February 14th - Musical at CLS
    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break

    Monday 2/11:

    B1: Milkweed/WWII Battle Project (Recording narrations today)

    B2: WWII Battle Projects (Recording and WeVideo editing) & Night Workshop: Bystanders vs. Upstanders

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Bring in change for Pennies for Patients
    • WWII Projects due Thursday

    Important Dates:

    • February 14th - Musical at CLS
    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
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  • Week of 2/4

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 2/4/2019

    Friday 2/8:

    B1:  Milkweed/Dr. Korczak & WWII Battle Project (Scripts need to be completed by end of class today)

    B2: WWII Battle Projects (Scripts need to be completed by end of class today) & Night Workshop: Bystanders vs. Upstanders

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Unfinished scripts for WWII Project

    Important Dates:

    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break

    Thursday 2/7:

    B1:  Milkweed/Night of the Broken Glass & WWII Battle Project

    B2: WWII Battle Projects & Night Workshop: Bystanders vs. Upstanders

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break

    Wednesday 2/6:

    B1:  Milkweed/Night of the Broken Glass & WWII Battle Project

    B2: WWII Battle Projects & Night Workshop: Bystanders vs. Upstanders

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break

    Tuesday 2/5:

    B1:  Milkweed & WWII Battle Project

    B2: WWII Battle Projects & Night Workshop

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break

    Monday 2/4:

    B1:  Milkweed & WWII Battle Project

    B2: WWII Battle Projects & Night Workshop

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
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  • Week of 1/28

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 1/28/2019

    (No school Mon./Wed./Thur.)

    Tuesday (1/29)& Friday (2/1)

    B1:  Milkweed & WWII Battle Project

    B2: WWII Battle Projects & Night Workshop

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
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  • Week of 1/22

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 1/22/2019

    Friday 1/25: PBIS ASSEMBLY TODAY!

    B1:  Milkweed & WWII Battle Project

    B2: WWII Battle Projects

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break

    Thursday 1/24:

    B1:  Milkweed & WWII Battle Project

    B2: WWII Battle Projects

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break

    Wednesday 1/23: EARLY RELEASE

    B1:  Intro to Milkweed & Explain WWII Battle Project

    B2: Finishing up presenting GRIT Speeches

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • January 23rd - Early Release
    • February 15th - Half Day
    • February 18th - No School
    • February 27th - Early Release
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break

    Tuesday 1/22:

    B1: Present remaining Speeches, Quick Write, WWII Vocab and Intro

    B2: Presenting GRIT Speeches Today!

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • January 23rd - Early Release
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  • Week of 1/14

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 1/14/2019

    Thursday 1/17:

    Presenting GRIT Speeches Today!

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • B2: Practice your speech if you are going on Tuesday

    Important Dates:

    • Institute Day: January 18th - No School
    • Monday, January 21st - No School
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Tuesday 1/15 & Wednesday 1/16:

    LA: Writing Workshop: Grit Speeches: Presenting TOMORROW

    SS: WWII Map & Vocabulary

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Practice your speech - B1 is presenting tomorrow and B2 will be going tomorrow and Tuesday

    Important Dates:

    • Institute Day: January 18th - No School
    • Monday, January 21st - No School
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Monday 1/14:

    LA: Writing Workshop: Grit Speeches - Peer Editing - Presenting Thursday

    SS: WWII Map

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Make sure you completed all the writing workshop tasks for your speech draft. Peer editing/begin practicing speeches on Monday

    Important Dates:

    • Institute Day: January 18th - No School
    • Monday, January 21st - No School
    • January 23rd - Early Release
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  • Week of 1/7

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 1/7/2019

    Friday 1/11:

    LA: Writing Workshop: Grit Speeches - Presenting next Thursday

    SS: WWII Map

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Make sure you completed all the writing workshop tasks for your speech draft. Peer editing/begin practicing speeches on Monday

    Important Dates:

    • Institute Day: January 18th - No School
    • Monday, January 21st - No School
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Wednesday 1/9 & Thursday 1/10: MAP TESTING

    LA: Writing Workshop: Worked on Grit Speeches

    SS: Stock Market Challenge

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • Institute Day: January 18th - No School
    • Monday, January 21st - No School
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Tuesday 1/8:

    LA: Quick Write & Worked on Grit Speeches

    SS: Stock Market Challenge

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • MAP Testing 1/9 & 1/10
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Monday 1/7:

    WELCOME BACK!!

    LA: Grit speeches

    SS: GEO BEE PRELIMS - Stock Market Challenge

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • MAP Testing 1/9 & 1/10
    • January 23rd - Early Release
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  • Week of 12/17

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 12/17/2018

    Friday 12/21:

    LA: GRIT- Finish researching and begin putting together your speech

    SS: Stock Market Challenge

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Speech draft ready to go once you get back from break!

    Important Dates:

    • HAVE A WONDERFUL BREAK!!! Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Thursday 12/20:

    LA: GRIT- Finish researching and begin putting together your speech

    SS: Stock Market Challenge

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Record your 2 min video on FlipGrid

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Wednesday 12/19:

    LA: GRIT- Continue researching your chosen person who has shown demonstrated grit.

    SS: Stock Market Challenge

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • B2: Record your 2 min video on FlipGrid

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Tuesday 12/18:

    LA: GRIT- Continue researching your chosen person who has shown demonstrated grit.

    SS: Great Depression Articles & Timeline ~ Stock Market Challenge

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Monday 12/17:

    LA: GRIT- Begin Researching your chosen person who has shown demonstrated grit.

    SS: Great Depression Article & Timeline ~ Stock Market Challenge

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release
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  • Week of 12/10

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 12/10/2018

    Friday 12/14: Music Assembly

    LA: GRIT- Introduction to Research & Speech Assignment/Worktime

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Thursday 12/13:

    LA: GRIT- Kyle Carpenter's Story

    SS: Great Depression Article & Timeline ~ Stock Market Challenge

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Wednesday 12/12:

    B1: LA: GRIT- Arn Chorn Pond TED Talk and analysis questions  SS: Who was affected by the stock market crash?

    B2: LA: GRIT- Arn Chorn Pon TED Talk and analysis questions SS: Stock Market Challenge - Who was affected by the stock market crash?

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Tuesday 12/11:

    B1: LA: GRIT- Arn Chorn Pond vocab and article  SS: Who was affected by the stock market crash?

    B2: LA: GRIT- Arn Chorn Pon Article   SS: Stock Market Challenge - Who was affected by the stock market crash?

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Monday 12/10:

    Shortened Schedule: CLS Elective talk this afternoon

    Today: 

    B1: Show 1920's Projects - Arn Chorn Article Vocab

    B2: Show 1920's Projects - Stock Market Challenge

     

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release
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  • Week of 12/3

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 12/3/2018

    Friday 12/7:

    Today:

    1920's Inquiry: Continue working on the final project. See rubric in Google Classroom. Due on Monday!

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • 1920s Project due Monday

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Thursday 12/6:

    Today:

    1920's Inquiry: Continue working on the final project. See rubric in Google Classroom. Due on Monday!

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • 1920s Project due Monday

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Wednesday 12/5:

    Today:

    1920's Inquiry: Begin working on the final project. See rubric in Google Classroom.

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Tuesday 12/4:

    Today:

    LA: Book Study Workshop: Letter to Author/Conferencing: Letters are due tomorrow!

    1920's Inquiry: Find research to support your claim. (3 supports & reasoning)

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Letter to author is due tomorrow

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release

    Monday 12/3:

    Today:

    LA: Book Study Workshop: Letter to Author/Conferencing: Letters are due Wednesday

    1920's Inquiry: Find research to support your claim. (3 supports & reasoning)

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Letter to author is due Wednesday

    Important Dates:

    • Christmas Break 12/24 through 1/4
    • January 23rd - Early Release
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