G6 ESL, 21-25 November, 2016

WHAT IS HAPPENING IN ESL CLASSES THIS WEEK?

Mon 21 Tues 22 Wed 23 Thurs 24 Fri 25
        Novel Study due
         Service Learning Research due (Benford’s classes)
         

 EAP

Students will

  • Practice reading and speaking aloud with poems and energizers
  • Continue with The Iron Man and identify different types of sentences in the story.
  • Prepare for an oral book report

Next week there will be a vocab quiz on all the important vocabulary you should be learning this quarter. Words and their definitions you need to include:

Conflict Matter Decrease Character
Cause Solid Dissolve Setting
Effect Liquid Disperse Plot
Movement Gas Expand Conflict
Research Increase Contract Theme
Fragment Run-on sentence Compound sentence Complex sentence

ENGLISH 

Students will work independently on their Novel Study project. They will also confer (talk) with a teacher about conflict in their novel. All tasks should be completed by Friday 25 Nov.

Homework: Novel Study tasks

SOCIAL STUDIES

Students will learn about the effects of WW1. They will then begin their own research project on a conflict that has occurred in the world sometime during the last 100 years. Service Learning groups should also have made contact with their service-learning partner by Fri 25 Nov and be thinking about solutions.

SCIENCE

Students will continue conducting experiments with solids, liquids and gases.  Work your way through the handouts with lots of predicting, observing, testing, and evaluating! Make sure you know the words on the vocab cards below.

Matter Vocab Cards

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