Thursday, February 5, 2015

'Tequila Worm' and "The Drive-in"

Do you have memories of seeing a movie at the drive-in?


 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 "The Drive-In" (pgs. 72-79) 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). We will also continue to add to our Story Plot Chart ('Tequila Worm').   

Academic Free Choice Time  Congratulations! You have earned 'Academic Free Choice Time.' You may do any of the following: (1.) Read a book. (2.) Take an A.R. test(3.) Work on your 100 Word Challenge: 5 Words (Week 20), which is to be published tomorrow. (4.) Work on your 'The Tequila Worm' Reading Guide (Week 2), which is also due tomorrow. Enjoy this time!    

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.) Complete your 100 Word Challenge: 5 Words (Week 20) story, which we will publish tomorrow, Friday, February 6. (3.) Complete 'The Tequila Worm' Reading Guide (Week 2), which is due tomorrow, Friday, February 6.