Week 14 (11/8-11/10)

This is a short week. There is a teacher training day on Monday, and Friday is Verterans’ Day.

ENGLISH

In English, we will finish our discussion of poetry. We will discuss POV, hold a Socratic Seminar, and discuss the importance of poetry.

The objectives for the week are as follows:

 

Tuesday

SWBAT identify and create poetry in first and third person POV

Wednesday

SWBAT analyze symbol and metaphor in “Caged Bird”

Thursday

SWBAT analyze why poetry is an essential literary form.

SOCIAL STUDIES

In Social Studies, we will be concluding our study of China and begin discussion of Medieval Japan.

The objectives for the week are as follows:

Tuesday

SWBAT review key information on the Silk Road and Buddhism.

Wednesday

SWBAT describe ancient Japanese civilizations and analyze Japanese origin myths

Thursday

SWBAT demonstrate knowledge of the Silk Road, Buddhism, and facts on China.