The root of the week is grad, gress= to step. The quiz will be Friday.
The skill of the week is multiple meaning words.
Every week students will get a list of root words on Monday. There are 10 words with a common "root" that we will study. A quiz on the words will be given on Friday.
3rd period: we will continuing the book, Hoot. All students have been given a copy of the book to keep for the entire unit. Students are encouraged to take their Hoot book home with them to read or reread chapters. This week we will read chapters 4-7 this week. There will be assessments given every chapter. Students are allowed to use their books for the tests.
There is no assigned book for this class and no daily homework. However each week our class will have a root of the week. On Monday, each student will get a list of 10 words that all contain the same root. We will study the words during the week with the quiz on Friday. Students will need to study their list for the quiz on Friday. A complete list of the root words can be found on my website as a PDF file.(Look under First nine week root word lists.)