Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Poetry Exam and Library Visit

Poetry Final Exam  Our unit on poetry is coming to a close and now it's time to demonstrate what we have learned. Part of today's Poetry Exam will focus on the three poems featured below. Make sure that you read each poem carefully and refer back to each poem during the test. You can find your online Poetry Exam here

Poem # 1

Poem # 2

Poem # 3

Library Visit  It's Library Day! Finished with a book and need a new one? Bored with the one got and looking to exchange? Want to keep reading what you have and need to renew? Today is your chance to kickstart your reading program! Too many of you are struggling making progress towards your reading goal. A good book could be the difference. If you need help selecting one, let me know. You may also read and take A.R. quizzes while in the library today. 

Scholastic Book Order  Unimpressed with the library's offerings and want a new book just for you? Please consider ordering from Scholastic. Not only do they have a wide selection of the latest and hottest titles but buying from Scholastic earns our class points, which allows us to purchase new books for our classroom library.

You may either order your book online using our class activation code: FMRJ4. Or you can order the old-fashioned way by turning your order form to me along with cash or a check made our to Scholastic Reading Club. Deadline: Book orders will be due this Friday, November 21.   

Homework  (1.) Read your A.R. book at home for at least 30 minutes and make a Digital Reading Log entry. (2.) Continue working on your 100 Word Challenge: He was shocked to find . . . story, which we will publish on Friday, November 21. (3.) Consider buying a book or two form Scholastic. Orders are due Friday, November 21