G6 ESL, 27 Feb- 3 March, 2017

What is happening in G6 ESL?

I hope you had a restful holiday and enjoyed relaxing with family and friends. Now it’s back to work and six weeks to go until the fourth quarter and Easter break.

Mon 27 Tues 28 Wed 1 Thurs 2 Fri 3
SS Neolithic Revolution Assessment SS Neolithic Revolution Assessment
SS Current Events & Service Learning

EAP

In EAP students will review sentence structure, verb tenses and verb agreements for a quiz next week. Students will also look at characteristics of nonfiction texts, practice their reading comprehension, and have some additional time to learn vocab for English, SS and Science.

ENGLISH

In English, students are continuing to draft their short stories. The foci this week is to add description and dialogue to their writing.

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SOCIAL STUDIES

Students will learn about the Neolithic or Agricultural Revolution in Social Studies. There will be a brain frame assessment on Friday on this.

Vocab to learn:

Neolithic

agricultural

nomadic

settled

hunters and gatherers

foraging

specialisation

domestication

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SCIENCE

Students will work on their claim, evidence and reasoning posters. They will then start their individual Magnetic Inquiry assessment using the scientific method.

G6 ESL, 13-17 Feb, 2017

What is happening in G6 ESL?

I hope you had a restful weekend have had recovered from our exciting CWW adventures last week.

This week is a four-day week for students. In all subject areas you will continue with tasks you started before CWW.

There is a one-week holiday next week. After the holiday there will be an EAP vocab and sentence structure quiz.

Mon 13 Tues 14 Wed 15 Thurs 16 Fri 17
      SS Early Humans Quiz Teacher PD Day
        No school for students
        HOLIDAY

EAP

In EAP students will review verb tenses, practice their reading comprehension and have some additional time to review for the SS Early Human Quiz.

See the ESL Resources folder and EAP Google Classroom for review materials.

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ENGLISH

In English, students will begin drafting their short stories.

SOCIAL STUDIES

In Social Studies, students will finish viewing “Walking With Cavemen.” They will complete their notes and review for a quiz on Thursday.

Homework: Review for Quiz.

SCIENCE

Students will continue to learn about magnets and undertake a task researching magnetic strength. They will continue to work their way through the scientific method to complete this task.

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