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Week of Oct. 15-19, 2018


Scholastic for Students                 

2nd 9 weeks: 

*We will have a new AR goal.



correctly, precisely, exactly


to put things together to see how they are the same


Difference between things


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


A conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reasoning

main idea

What the passage is mostly about


comparison not using like or as


comparing two things using like or as


the lesson or moral of the story


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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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!