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Week of Oct. 15-19, 2018



Quizlet               

Scholastic for Students                 
 
      
   

2nd 9 weeks: 

*We will have a new AR goal.

Vocabulary:

accurately

correctly, precisely, exactly

compare

to put things together to see how they are the same

contrast

Difference between things

historical

connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)

inference

A conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reasoning

main idea

What the passage is mostly about

metaphor

comparison not using like or as

simile

comparing two things using like or as

theme

the lesson or moral of the story

tone

Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a character

 We will be reading: 

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All vocabulary words are on quizlet. Students can access quizlet from home to practice words.


In reading, students should read at least 20 minutes a day at homework as well as study vocabulary words. AR goals have been given to students for 1st 9 weeks. This will be a reading TEST GRADE!  



Oct. 19 - Pink Out Friday - deck out in pink to support cancer awareness!


 Week Of Oct. 22-26

Monday – It’s Cool to be Drug Free – wear your shades

Tuesday – Hat’s Off to Being Drug Free – wear your hats/caps

Wednesday – “RED”Y to Live a Drug Free Life – Wear Red

Thursday – Don’t Let Drugs Mix You Up – Wear mix match clothes

Friday – I’m too BRIGHT for Drugs – Wear bright neon colors
October Birthdays: 
Jordan Smith - Oct. 5
Austin Lee - Oct. 11
Myilan Moore - Oct. 11
Danity Anderson - Oct. 25




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leachk@unionyellowjackets.org


   

The district grading scale:

 A = 90-100
B = 89-80
C = 79-70
D = 69-65
  F = 64 and Below






Welcome to my class webpage! This year is my 16th year as a classroom teacher.  I love teaching and getting to know my students each year.  I also love spending time with my family, traveling, camping, and the beach.  I am looking forward to a wonderful school year here at UMS!
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