Sunday, April 30, 2017

Week of May 1st-5th Language Arts Homework Lounge


Week of May 1st-5th  2017
Welcome to Our Language Arts Homework Lounge!

Upcoming Important Dates
 May 1st-5th Finals Review
May 8th-12th Finals
May 17th-19th Half Days & Parent Conferences (Returning Parents)
Bring Morning Snack-No Lunch on Half Days
Dismissal at 11:45am
May 22nd $15.00 Field Day & Last Day of School
May 23rd Graduation and End of the Year Ceremony (All students are required to be present in honor of your accomplishments)

Let's Welcome Mr. Reed to GPS!
Ms.Treadway's Maternity Leave Long-Term Substitute
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Mr. Reed and Mrs. Sinclair via email or by school phone. Thank you again for everything!




Group 3 Week of May 1st-5th Language Arts Homework
·         Complete 1 sentence per Spelling Word-Due Friday 5/5
·         Practice and Review Spelling Words- Spelling Test Friday 5/5
·         Reading Log Due Friday 5/5
·         Review Grammar Video Clips for Finals on Language Arts Blog
Spelling Skill Reminder: A contraction is a shortened form of two combined words.
An apostrophe is used in place of the missing letter or letters.
Spelling Words -Practice and Review
1.    He’s
2.    Couldn’t
3.    She’ll
4.    Doesn’t
5.    We’d
6.    That’s
7.    Hadn’t
8.    Shouldn’t
9.    How’s
10. Weren’t
11. There’s
12. Wouldn’t
13. What’s
14. Where’s
15. Aren’t
16. Here’s
17. They’ll
18. We’ll
19. You’d
20. He’d

 


        



Review for Final Review Video Clips

Groups 3-6

Groups 3-6

Groups 3-6


*Only Group 6*

*Only Group 6*


Groups 3-6

Groups 3-6
Groups 3-6
Groups 3-6
Groups 3-6
Groups 3-6

Review Poetic Devices
  • Simile
  • Metaphor
  • Hyperbole
  • Alliteration
  • Imagery
  • Onomatopoeia
  • Personification
  • Haiku
  • Concrete Poetry
  • Free Verse
Similes and Metaphors


Hyperboles

Alliteration
Imagery
Onomatopoeia

Personification

Haiku

Concrete Poetry

Free Verse






Monday, April 24, 2017

Week of April 24th-28th 2017 Language Arts Homework Lounge

Week of April 24th-28th 2017
Welcome to Our Language Arts Homework Lounge!
Upcoming Important Dates
April 24-28 Upper Classmen Trip
April 28th Ms.Treadway Leaves for Maternity Leave
May 1st-5th Finals Review
May 8th-12th- Finals
May 17th-19th Parent Conferences (Returning Parents)
May 22nd $15.00 Field Day & Last Day of School
May 23rd Graduation and End of the Year Ceremony

Group 3 Language Arts HW (Study Hall)
Poetry Portfolio Project Due Monday April 24th
Complete 1 Sentence Per Spelling Word Due Friday 4/28
Reading Log Due Friday 4/28

Skill Reminder: Just add -ed or -ing to words with an unstressed final syllable. Double the final consonant before adding -ed or -ing to words of one syllable or a stressed final syllable that ends in a single vowel and consonant.

Spelling Words
  1. Wondering
  2. Fastened
  3. Permitting
  4. Controlled
  5. Listening
  6. Regretted
  7. Suffered
  8. Admitted
  9. Referred
  10. Bothered
  11. Submitted
  12. Whispered
  13. Transferred
  14. Occurring
  15. Canceled
  16. Developing
  17. Scrubbing
  18. Upsetting
  19. Wondered
  20. Quarreled

Group 4-5 Language Arts HW(Study Hall)
Poetry Portfolio Project Due Today-April 24
Complete 1 Sentence Per Spelling Word Due Friday 4/28
Reading Log Due Friday April 4/28

Spelling Words
  1. Uninterested
  2. Continuous
  3. Psychiatrist
  4. Novelist
  5. Revise
  6. Frightened
  7. Chemist
  8. Triplets
  9. Imitate
  10. Socialize
  11. Impede
  12. Lavish
  13. Irate
  14. Nuclear
  15. Eighth
  16. Collide
  17. Fluorescent
  18. Insinuating
  19. Infuriating
  20. Commissary

Please send me an email at KTreadway4Gerard@gmail.com if you have any questions, or concerns. Thank you and have a wonderful week!


Monday, April 17, 2017

Week of April 17-21 Language Arts Lounge

Week of April 17-21 2017
Welcome to Our Language Arts Homework Lounge!

Upcoming Important Dates
April 17th Progress Reports
April 24-28 Upper Classmen Trip
May 1st-5th Finals Review
May 8th-12th- Finals
May 17th-19th Parent Conferences

Group 3 Week of April 17th-21st Language Arts Homework
· Begin Poetry Portfolio Project-Please see requirements and follow Rubric
Due- Monday 4/24
· Complete 1 sentence per Spelling Word-Due Friday 4/21
· Practice and Review Spelling Words- Spelling Test Friday 4/21
· Reading Log Due Friday 4/21

Skill Reminder: In most words with the VCCV pattern, the syllable break occurs between the two consonants in the middle of the word. In VCCV words, the accent may be on either the first or the second syllable.

Spelling Words 
1.    Pretty
2.    Service
3.    Thunder
4.    Blanket
5.    Effort
6.    Follow
7.    Subject
8.    Perhaps
9.    Attack
10. Entire
11. Chimney
12. Tunnel
13. Effect
14. Suspended
15. Challenge
16. Pretzel
17. Survive
18. Pillow
19. Hunger
20. College




Group 4 Week of April 17th-21st Language Arts Homework
· Begin Poetry Portfolio Project-Please see requirements and follow Rubric Due- Monday 4/24
· Complete 1 sentence per Spelling Word-Due Friday 4/21
· Practice and Review Spelling Words- Spelling Test Friday 4/21
·  Reading Log Due Friday 4/21


Spelling Words
1.     Abandon
2.     Easter
3.     Completely
4.     Disruptive
5.     Harass
6.     Grim
7.     Competition
8.     Decrease
9.     Dictator
10.            Elastic
11.            Hybrid
12.            Haggle
13.            Verdict
14.            Multiple
15.            Lagoon
16.            Semicircle
17.            Hilarious
18.            Gruesome
19.            Homage
20.            Hospitable
21.            Contaminate
22.            Despondent



Group 5 Week of April 17th-21st Language Arts Homework
•Begin Poetry Portfolio Project-Please see requirements and follow Rubric
Due-Friday 4/21 (If you are leaving for the trip next week), If you are here in class Due Monday April 24th
•Complete 1 sentence per Spelling Word-Due Friday 4/21
· Fill in the blank spelling worksheet-Due Friday 4/21
•Practice and Review Spelling Words- Spelling Test Friday 4/21
•Reading Log Due Friday 4/21

Spelling Words
1.       Escapade
2.       Tomatoes
3.       Obstetrics
4.       Arrangement
5.       Sheer
6.       Eclipse
7.       Variety
8.       Vacancy
9.       Traffic
10.    Werewolves
11.   Relevancy
12.   Humorous
13.   Apology
14.   Disappointment
15.   Magnetism
16.   Cauterize
17.   Peevishness
18.   Galoot
19.   Vernal
20.   Acquittal
Group 6 Week of April 17th-21st Language Arts Homework
·         Begin Poetry Portfolio Project-Please see requirements and follow Rubric
·         Due-Friday 4/21 (If you are leaving for the trip next week)
 If you are here in class next week and not going on the trip- Due Monday April 24th
·         Spelling Word Definitions Due Friday 4/21
·         Practice and Review Spelling Words- Spelling Test Friday 4/21
·         Reading Log Due Friday 4/21-May use American Lit /British Lit or Chapter Readings
·         NO Chapter Book SUMMARIES DUE THIS WEEK

Spelling Words