We all have a lot of questions, but let’s stick with what we do know. As of this post, the district will be closed to students until April 3. This leaves me in a unique situation, as many of you know. Please review the video below where I explain the situation as of this posting. I will edit this post as things change.
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Today, students read independently. Absent students should read independently for 20 minutes and submit a half-page summary of their reading with an absent form attached for credit.
Then, students discussed the previous practice AIR test. Students were given a copy of the test and the text for the test. Students completed test corrections. They will have time to finish these tomorrow; they will be due at the end of class Friday.
Today, students responded to the journal prompt below. Students with an excused absence should write a half-page response to the journal and submit to Mrs. Evans with a completed absent work form.
Behavioral Scientist Steve Maraboli once said, “Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t.” React to this quote. What are some things you can’t control in your life? How can you release them so that you can focus on controlling what you can control? What are some things you can control in your life? What can you do to better control those things? Explain your thoughts.
Then, students read independently. Students with an excused absence should read independently for 20 minutes and submit a half-page summary of their reading and reactions to their reading with an absent form attached for credit.
Students who need Brave passes to make up work were encouraged to get them today and attend tomorrow. Friday is the last day to submit late work; late work passes will be pulled Friday after school.
Today, students finished their practice AIR test from yesterday. If students finished early, they were to do this week’s NoRedInk.com assignment and/or read independently.
Today, students took a practice AIR test using EdCite.com. Students were reminded to do their best on the essay portion just as we practiced last week. We will finish the test tomorrow in class. Students should spend at least one class period working on the test.
Today, students finished writing their corrected essays from yesterday’s discussion. Students were to submit it with their original response attached by the end of class.