Writing

Google Docs:
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username: IDnumber@summit.k12.nj.us
Password: individual to each student (the same password you put in your chromebook)

Google Classroom:
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username: IDnumber@summit.k12.nj.us
Password: individual to each student (the same password you put in your chromebook)

Week of 5.22.18

posted May 22, 2018, 7:46 AM by Emily Cooper

Weekly Goals
Make observations on plant growth by drawing pictures and jotting notes about changes
take notes in different formats (boxes and bullets, fact, sketch, T-chart, timeline) based on reading and videos
begin choosing a research topic to write about

Week of 4.23.18

posted Apr 23, 2018, 11:43 AM by Emily Cooper

Weekly Goals
Prepare for PARCC by practicing writing essays

Week of 3.26.18

posted Mar 26, 2018, 6:54 PM by Emily Cooper

Weekly Goals
Finish brainstorming literary essay using outline
Write 3 or 5 paragraph essay
Add transition words
Edit and revise essay

Week of 3.12.18

posted Mar 12, 2018, 11:55 AM by Emily Cooper

Weekly Goals
Read books and discuss themes in each 
begin noticing and discussing common themes throughout books
choose two books to compare/contrast using theme

Week of 2.26.18

posted Feb 27, 2018, 6:31 AM by Emily Cooper

- discuss themes
- read books and decide what theme/themes are shown in the books

Week of 2.19.18

posted Feb 21, 2018, 9:24 AM by Emily Cooper

- finish post on demand
- share final projects

Week of 2.12.18

posted Feb 12, 2018, 7:05 AM by Emily Cooper

- finalize draft
- put into final project
- show what they learned in this unit by writing an on-demand

Week of 2.5.18

posted Feb 6, 2018, 7:52 PM by Emily Cooper

- finish drafting
- write a strong closing
- edit and revise
- begin putting into final project

Week of 1.29.18

posted Jan 31, 2018, 6:56 AM by Emily Cooper

Weekly Goals
draft information book with a focus on:
- strong opening
- transition words
- strong closing
- author view point

Week of 1.15.18

posted Jan 16, 2018, 4:58 PM by Emily Cooper

Weekly Goals
continue taking notes on information book topic
add to notes using reference books, articles, websites, videos
begin laying out and drafting information books

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