She has written a book about teaching middle school history, Making History Mine: In my 8th grade classroom, the best days come when we pull apart a difficult text. We tease out political implications. We analyze for tone - is it plainspoken or hifalutin, and why?
Each quarter, you are asked to read one of the 25 from the Historical Fiction genre. Please let me know what book you have chosen by clicking the link to submit your Historical Fiction Plan.
The book we are reading in class will count as one of the four Historical Fiction books for first quarter. You will need to respond to two short writing assignments for this book.
Since we are halfway through the book now, the first of the two assignments is ready for you to work on. The due date to have this turned into the Turn in Assignments page is Thursday, December 23, To access this assignment, click the attachment below named "TheLandPart1.
You will be blogging four times about your Historical Fiction book on Wright's Wildcats Blog see link on the navigation panel left or directly with this link. You will be reading a historical fiction novel about the Middle Ages and writing a book report.
The details are outlined on the Middle Ages Reading page. There is a BookReport turn in page to submit your work. Destiny has a resource list to help you in choosing your read; there are also a number of historical fiction books in the 7th grade library that you may sign out.
Quarter 1 reading completion: Now that we have finished reading "The Land" in class, download the attachment "The Land2. After grading, you may count the book toward your historical fiction reading goal for the year.
This assignment is due in two weeks: Friday, April 1, Since we are studying geography this quarter, your historical fiction assignment for quarter 4 is to read a historical fiction novel of your choice. After reading the book, submit a book report that discusses the characters, theme, summarizes the story, etc.
Additionally, research the setting or location of the book and write a one paragraph description of the geography of the book in your own words. Give details and links to where you found the information.
Don't forget to submit a historical fiction plan for this quarter with the link above. The plan is due by Friday May 6. Submit the report on the assignment page anytime before Friday, June 3.This book is one of a series in which students will travel around the world without leaving the room via the innovative Social Studies Skills Series.
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In 5th grade all students will be completing a report of information. It will be done using 50 states, as this is what we are currently working on in Social Studies. The following is a list of links, to appropriate web sites that can be used as a resource, in addition to the books used in class and.