Objective One: Connect simple sentences to create complex sentences.

  1. View the Complex Sentence Video with your class.
  2. Review with this Complex Sentence Prezi.
  3. Today’s Mechanics Takeaway (JF): For today’s mechanics topic, complete one three part post:

*What is today’s topic?
*What’s most important for you to know, do, or remember?
*Provide a clear example!

Objective Two: Read and show understanding in Newsela!

  1. Choose the most bizarre story you can find in Newsela
  2. Read the article at the highest Lexile level where you can have success.
  3. Write the quiz!
  4. Repeat the process! 

Join the class in watching today’s CNN Student News