Reading: Our goal is to read up to chapter 7. Soon we will be at the half way point of the novel, and we will have a 1/2 novel test in the next two weeks. We will be discussing how Brian is reacting to the events around him, how the tragedies in his early life are still affecting him, and where we start to see a change in Brian.
LA: We will be beginning unit 2 of our vocabulary, and the quiz on the unit will be next Friday. We will have an assessment for our chapter on Thursday and Friday this week. The test will comprise of writing and Aspire-like questions related to our chapter.
SS: We will begin our second chapter on ancient Mesopotamia. We will discuss how early people went from nomads to farmers to city dwellers.
Religion: We begin chapter two discussing what it means to sacrifice for others and where we can find inspiration and motivation to make these choices to benefit others.
Picture Day is Thursday. Order forms went home with your student on Friday. Please return order forms to school by Thursday morning, OR follow the instructions on the form to order online. Students should avoid wearing green in their clothing on picture day.