What Did I Miss? (Daily Agendas)

If you were absent, you can find out what you missed in class here. 

Monday, 3/2:

- Update Planner

- Weekly Article: Losing Kobe Bryant

* KWL Chart

* Begin reading & annotating

* Finish for HW, due Friday

- Expository Essay Draft

* Format Google Doc

* Begin drafting

 

Tuesday, 3/3: PAWS For Fun Schedule

- Finish Expository Essay Drafts

- STIR or Work on Weekly Article Assignment

 

Wednesday, 3/4:

- Keeper: whose/ who's

* Rule & Examples

* Journal/ Highlight/ Prove

* Share

- Revision Lesson: Transitions

* How they improve writing

* Revise your draft

 

Thursday, 3/5:

- Keeper: too/ two/ to

* Rule & Examples

* Journal/ Highlight/ Prove

* Share

- Revision Lesson: Word Choice

* Assignment in google classroom

 

Friday, 3/6:

- Turn in Weekly Article assignment

- Finish Word Choice assignment in google classroom

- STIR

- Revision Lesson: Sentence Structure

* Look for run-ons

* Evaluate your sentence variety

 

Monday, 3/9:

- Keeper: it's / its

* Rule & Examples

* Journal/ Highlight/ Prove

* Share

- Finish Sentence Revision

- Begin Peer Revision Assignment

 

Tuesday, 3/10:

- Book Recommendation: The Ghost Collector by Allison Mills

- Open-note Keepers Quiz

- Writing Workshop / STIR

* Finish draft

* Finish revising word choice

* Finish revising sentences

* Finish peer revision #1 (#2 due tomorrow)

* STIR

 

Wednesday, 3/11:

- Turn in Peer Revision papers

- Keeper: then / than

* Rule & Examples

* Journal/ Prove/ Share

- Editing Musical Chairs!

 

Thursday, 3/12:

- Review MOY Essay & Reflect on Writing Progress

- Finalize & turn in Expository Essay

- STIR

 

Friday, 3/13: School Cancelled

 

Monday, 3/16 - Friday, 3/20: Spring Break

 

Monday, 3/23 - Friday, 4/3: School Closed

Visit AISD's "Learning at Home" Website for 7th Grade Enrichment Lessons:

https://sites.google.com/austinisd.org/aisd-learning-at-home/6th-12th/seventh-grade-students

 

Monday, 4/6 - Friday,5/1: School Closed

Visit my Blend Website for Virtual Learning Opportunities for 7th Grade ELA:

https://aisdblend.instructure.com/courses/175143

* These Virtual Learning Opportunities are a great way to continue improving your ELA skills. However, they are OPTIONAL for all students and will not be graded. Just do your best. If you have any questions or concerns, email me: carie.juettner@austinisd.org. *