Ms. Kittelson 2013-2014
Daily Lessons and Homework August 19-23, 2013

Monday, August 19, 2013

Grade 6 ELA:

> Complete and review the
Reader's Companion for "Oscar and the Big Fish" and "The Giving Tree."

Grade 7(B) ELA Enrichment:
> Read "
Oscar and the Big Fish" and discuss key vocabulary and central theme

Grade 10 ELA:
> Continue writing your own personal narrative inspired by "
Prescilla with Wings"

For ideas on how to write a set-up that is replete with sensory details and which foreshadows -- albeit ambiguously -- what is to come later, read the first few paragraphs of Roald Dahl's "
Lamb to the Slaughter."

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Grade 6 ELA:

> Complete a Reader's Companion for "The Giving Tree"
> Preview this
Menu of Literary Techniques

Grade 7(C) ELA Enrichment:
> Read "Oscar and the Big Fish" and discuss key vocabulary and central theme
> Also go over this
Menu of Literary Techniques

Grade 10 ELA:
> Menu of Literary Techniques and discuss how they relate to your narrative
> Continue writing your personal narrative

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Grade 6 ELA:

> Complete and
turn in a Reader's Companion for "Oscar and the Big Fish" OR "The Giving Tree"
> Read aloud
sight words and advanced practice words

Grade 7(A) ELA Enrichment:
> Read "
Oscar and the Big Fish" and discuss key vocabulary and central theme
> Also go over this
Menu of Literary Techniques

Grade 10:
> Continue writing your personal narrative

Thursday, August 22, 2013


Grade 6 ELA and Grade 7 ELA Enrichment::
> Learn about
sentence types and write 23 compound sentences

Grade 10 ELA:
> Review a peer's narrative then heed the advice of your peer in the revision of your own narrative

Friday, August 23, 2013

Grade 6 ELA and Grade 7 ELA Enrichment::
> Continue to learn about sentence types and to write 23 compound sentences

Grade 10 ELA:

> Play "
I Have Who Has?" with 44 literary terms