20 October: Check-In Conferences & Nigeria Webquest

Objective:

I can use a variety of materials and texts to expand my knowledge of a culture knowing our unit novel was only one view into this culture (RI 10).


Entry Task:

As you come into class, grab a notecard off the front table and write the following information:

  • Your name

  • Check Skyward for your current grade

  • Your goal grade for the term

  • Any missing assessments listed in Skyward (you can also include graded assessments you are unhappy with


As you all work today, I will be calling you back for individual conferences. Please bring this notecard with you.


What’s Going On:

Take out your laptop and access our Nigeria Webquest posted on Google Classroom. Move through the provided links to answer the questions. Use this information to get a more rounded view of Nigerian culture.


Exit Task:

If you finish with class time remaining, work on the following:

  • Complete your Things Fall Apart essay

  • Check Skyward and work on missing/redo work

  • Complete comprehension minutes in Lexia (login to lexiapowerup.com)

Complete an extension CommonLit reading (Google Classroom: Week 5)