Quarter 3 Week 5 February 22 – 26, 2021

TeacherMelissa Forney
Subject AreaELA/Reading
Grade Level8
Week #5
Unit of InstructionAuthor's purpose, vocabulary, reading about Abraham Lincoln and Jeff Davis
Standard(s) Taught
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria
Classroom Activities

Monday – Read pp. 177-187 and take notes.

Vocabulary

  1. secede – to formally leave a relationship, club, or political group
  2. ruffian – a violent person, a thug or gang member
  3. boon – a help
  4. succumb – to give in to, to be overwhelmed by
  5. looter – a person who steals things during a riot or uproar
  6. vengeance – revenge
  7. jubilation – great joy
  8. provisions – supplies
  9. glaring – to look at with anger
  10. throng – a great group of people
  11. oppress – to crush or overwhelm
  12. periodically – every now and then
  13. trample – to run over, do away with
  14. refugees – people who run away after a fight or war and need a new place to live.

Tuesday – Read pp. 189- 198. Quiz over pp. 177 – 198.

Wednesday – Read your chapter book. Review pp. 177 – 198

Thursday – Read and Discuss

Friday – Summative test on vocabulary words, Kahoot, discussion

 

Assignments Due
  1. Come on time each day.
  2. Join in all discussions.
  3. Answer questions and answers.
  4. Do all assignments. 
  5. Read independently.
  6. Learn Vocabulary
  7. Watch the video about Abraham Lincoln’s funeral train.
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