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.