Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Cleaning Beans in 'Tequila Worm'

"Beauty Inside, Beauty Outside (Aunt Ida Cleaning Pinto Beans)" by LeeNora Parlor

 Today's Learning Objective  Describe how a particular story’s plot unfolds in a series of episodes as well as how the characters respond or change as the plot moves toward a resolution.

Guided Reading: Tequila Worm  Today we read the chapter "Cleaning Beans" (pgs. 61-71) of Tequila Worm. As we read, we will stop periodically to discuss the text and, if time permits, work on the guiding questions and 'Preparing the Learner Activities" within our 'The Tequila Worm' Reading Guide (Week 2).

Homework  (1.) Read your A.R. book at home for at least 30 minutes and make a Digital Reading Log entry using the 3rd Quarter Reading Log(2.) Continue working on your 100 Word Challenge: 5 Words (Week 20) story, which we will publish on Friday, February 6. (3.) Continue working on 'The Tequila Worm' Reading Guide (Week 2) and Story Plot Chart ('Tequila Worm').