|Subject Area||ELA/Social Studies|
|Unit of Instruction||Back to School|
SL1.1 Engage in a range of collaborative discussions with partners, building on others’ ideas and clearly expressing yours
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Morning Work: Each morning, as the students enter the classroom, they will find a writing prompt/question on the board. They will then respond to that prompt/question; their response should be about one paragraph in length.
-Throughout the week, students will be participating in team-building activities that will provide them an opportunity to acquaint themselves with their classmates:
-Back to School M&Ms and 7Up Activity
-Interview a New Classmate
-Time will also be spent on teaching the class about the classroom rules and procedures.
-Additionally, students will complete the following activities:
-Spelling Choice Board activities
Homework: Students should read 15-20 minutes each night, Monday through Thursday, and then complete the provided reading log.
We will have a spelling test on Friday, August 16th. The students will study each day, in class, by completing various choice board activities.