April 9-In class we talked about author's claim and supporting details. We are reading more informational text and linking that with the novel and a video to see how they all relate. Viewed John Stossel's video regarding DDT.
Homework-Read chapter 4, p9 in workbook
April 10-Students had to trace/outline an argument using video from yesterdays lesson. I took a quiz grade and we will review the answers tomorrow in class.
Homework-Read chapter 5, wrkbk pg. 14
April 11-We read the nonfiction article "Exterminator". Read for understanding, annotate and tag any unfamiliar words. (pgs. 10-13)
Homework-Read chapter 6, complete workbook page that corresponds with that chapter. There will be a quiz on "The Exterminator" on Friday.