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Welcome To Language Arts! TO DO LIST: 1.Get your pencils sharpened 2.Get your supplies out (for a supply check) 3.Open your spiral notebook 4.Turn to page 1, of the 1 st section, title it warm-ups!
Todays Warm Up Caught Ya Grammar! The following sentence is written incorrectly. In your spiral notebook, write it correctly. once there was a four eyed weirdo from baltimore maryland who moved to tallahassee florida against his volition
Corrected Grammar Sentence Once, there was a four-eyed weirdo from Baltimore, Maryland, who moved to Tallahassee, Florida, against his volition. Vocabulary Word: volition (noun)Vocabulary Word: volition (noun) –The act or an instance of making a conscious choice or decision. –The four-eyed weirdo moved to Tallahassee, Florida against his WILL. He did not WANT to move to Tallahassee, Florida.
Todays Agenda Present Treasure MapsPresent Treasure Maps Go Over Reading Project RequirementsGo Over Reading Project Requirements Copy down Vocabulary WordsCopy down Vocabulary Words Tonights Homework:Tonights Homework: PLEASE RECORD IN YOUR AGENDA:PLEASE RECORD IN YOUR AGENDA: –Choose a book for your reading project, due Wednesday, August 23 rd. –AND Define your Vocabulary words, Due Tomorrow, August 22 nd. –8 th Grade ONLY: Write for 30-minutes in your blank book!!!