ELA Week of 12/11/17


Christmas Carol Service Project ideas

Information about our end of the year field trip went home on Friday, 12/8/17.


TeacherAlison Weaver
Subject AreaELA
Grade Level6th
Week #12/11/17-12/15/17
Unit of InstructionQuarter 2, Week 8
Standard(s) Taught
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Determine a theme or central idea of a text. (A Christmas Carol)

Write informative texts to examine a topic and convey ideas, concepts, and information on the topic.   (ThinkCERCA)

Produce clear and coherent writing.  (ThinkCERCA)

Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.  (ReadWorks, DIA, ThinkCERCA)

Classroom Activities
  • Read an article about Satchel Paige and answer questions from ReadWorks.org.
  • Apply standards learned in quarter 2 on the Reading DIA.
  • Begin ThinkCERCA:

1.Connections within a text lesson and quiz. (Due 12/8)

2. Jackie Robinson CERCA set.  This will be worked on Dec. 12 and 13th.  (Due 12/13)


username: 1aplhacode@ivyhawn.com

password: birthdate

*This should only be worked on during class unless the student is absent.

  • Begin A Christmas Carol audible version and reader’s theater.
Assignments Due
  • Satchel Paige Comprehension Test on Monday (Readworks.org)
  • Reading DIA #2 on Tuesday (computer based)
  • ThinkCERCA Connections with Informational Text assignment due by the end of class Tuesday.  (Students were given time in class on Friday, Monday, and Tuesday after other tests/assignments.)
  • ThinkCERCA set on Jackie Robinson due Thursday by the end of class.
  • On Monday, 12/18 one Service Activity for the community should be complete.  This was assigned on 12/7/17.
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