Friday, December 22, 2017


Students,wish you all happy holidays!!
During the break read raz kids  (three stories everyday) and work on them. Practice your fluency!!!

Re read all the articles we have covered so far and practice reading them aloud!!!

Wednesday, December 20, 2017


DOL week 9 (Day 2)
Article of the day-Food and eating

Read for 30 minutes and complete the reading log.

Monday, December 18, 2017


Read the article of the day- Find food
Re read it and write all the key details.

Read for 30 minutes and complete the log

DOL Week 9

Grade 4  students will work on long vowels. Complete the activity and practice reading the words aloud. Follow the rule. If it is a long vowel wit one syllable you only say the sound of the first vowel.

Friday, December 15, 2017


DOL Week 8 completed
Read for 30 minutes and complete the log.

Make sure all vocabulary words- Oceans, and Healing Paws should be on Google slides with illustrations. Progress report grades are due next week so please check on readworks to see if you have any incomplete assignments.
There should be NO assignments on readworks site.

Practice your vocabulary on Oceans for test on Monday.

Thursday, December 14, 2017


DOL Week 8
Article of the day- Oceans

Re-read the article- Is it time for a new toothbrush and complete the activity.

Read for 30 minutes and complete the log.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017


DOL Week 8
Article of the day. Read and summarize in your own words. Check the rubric please

Read for 30 minutes and complete the log.
Students practice reading fluency the article of the day.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017


DOL Week 8
Article of the day-paraphrase

Read for 30 minutes and complete the log.

Monday, December 11, 2017


Article of the day- paraphrase
DOL week 8
Read the new text- Bread baking now and then and highlight the vocabulary words in the article and write the meaning in your notebook.

Read for 30 minutes and complete the log. 

Friday, December 8, 2017


Complete all vocabulary in the google slides
DOL week 7 completed
Reading log

Article of the day.
Vocabulary test on article of the day (Animals form different places) and Healing paws for grades 6-8
Students in grades 4 will have vocabulary test on Animals from different places.

Students practice your fluency.

Thursday, December 7, 2017


DOL Week 7
Article of the day and its summary
Read for 30 minutes and complete a summary

Students complete any missing assignment correctly with 80 % and above accuracy. Make sure there are no assignments left on All assignments due tomorrow i.e Friday, December 8. All other assignments will be graded as Missing and that means a 0.

Phonics for Grade (4) Hard and soft C and G words

Wednesday, December 6, 2017


Create your own questions from the article-Healing Paws and answer them in complete sentence

Complete the activity on homophones

Reading log

Read for 30 minutes.

Monday, December 4, 2017


Reading Log

If you did not complete the summary please complete the summary on the article about bicycles.

Read for 30 minutes and talk about what you just read to a member in your family.

Friday, December 1, 2017


Reading Log
Complete all the summary of the articles done.

Complete the vocabulary of Animals from  different places in google slides. I have emailed you the word list with meanings.

All work will be graded on Monday!!

Thursday, November 30, 2017


DOL, Reading Log and article of the day for all grades.

Vocabulary test on words covered so far.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017


Grades 6-8
Article- Desert
Reading Log

Grade 4
Article- Desert
Hard C 

Tuesday, November 28, 2017


Grades 6-8
DOL- Week 6 Wednesday
Article- Polar Bears
Write a summary about what you have learned
Reading Log
Vocabulary Practice. Please make sure your google slides has all of the vocabulary words in it with the meanings , picture, sentence and  examples. You may include two pictures in the miscue.

Grades 4
DOL Week 6 Wednesday
Article Polar bears
Write a summary based on the article
Reading Log
Please practice the vocabulary words from the USA article Meet a soldier.

Monday, November 27, 2017


Grades 6-8

Please go back to the vocabulary guide that I sent in your email and practice the words and its meanings. I will retake the exam on Friday December 1st.

DOL Week 6
Reading Log
Article a day- Animals from different places

Grade 4
Practice vocabulary- United States of America and Meet a soldier.
DOL Week 6
Article a day

Read for 30 minutes

Tuesday, November 21, 2017


DOL Week 5 completed
Reading Log completed till Friday
Reading passages- The story of first thanksgiving
all other incomplete assignments should be completed
Vocabulary test on all assignments should be completed

Grade 4
Meeting a soldier
The first thanksgiving
Reading Log
DOL Week 5

Monday, November 20, 2017


Read the article Pilgrims Home and complete the answer to the following question:
What did the Pilgrims first build? Why?
Using the article ”The Pilgrim’s Home” describe their houses. 

Reading Log
DOL-Week 5

Check the vocabulary and get ready for the test.
Vocabulary and questions are uploaded on the google classroom

Friday, November 17, 2017


Grades 6-8
Re read the article about Pilgrims'home and complete the vocabulary and the questions
DOL -week 4 completed
Reading log completed
Check your interactive vocabulary on google slides Make sure all vocabulary words are included> make sure you include words from this week articles-United States of America

Grade 4
Test on hard and soft C words
Complete all 4 articles from United States of America
Reading Log-Completed
DOL- Completed Week 4

Thursday, November 16, 2017


Grades 6-8

Please make sure you complete the first 4 articles from the articles of the day- United States of America

DOL- day 4 Thursday
Reading Log

Write the following meanings:
national anthem

Grade 4
Phonics page 11
Reading Log
Article of the day-  United States Constitution

Tuesday, November 14, 2017


No School tomorrow, however students do come in with your parents to pick the report card and meet all your teachers.

DOL Week 4 complete till Day 3 Wednesday
Reading Log. Complete until Wednesday
Article of the Day. make sure you have an entry for all three articles from United States of America

Make sure all the articles from:
Scientists are completed

Grades 6-8 Go on assignments and complete all the assignments that are missing
Meet a soldier
Pilgrims and Puritans
A Dangerous Landslide
Escaping Mt Pinatubo

Monday, November 13, 2017


DOL- Week 4 Monday
Article of the day- United States of America
Reading Log. I could not pass the new logs for grades 6, 7, and 4 as I was covering another room. Please write on a piece of  paper  or your notebook.

Grades 7 and 8 will also read Pilgrims and Puritans and write the meanings of the words they did not understand.

Friday, November 10, 2017


Grade 4 Phonics pgs 5-8
Reading log

All others
Complete the article of day- Mae Jamieson
Meet a solider All 3 activities- Vocabulary and comprehebnsion
Reading Log

Thursday, November 9, 2017


Read the article -Meet a soldier . Write the meanings of the vocabulary words and practice reading it.


Reading Log and the summary.

Students please listen to the article again and again  to build your fluency.

Sequencing the recipe. make sure you use the linking words. first, next, then, also, In addition, After that, Finally
Look at the rubric before submitting your essay.

Grade 4 you will read the article on Mario Malino   and complete the activity. practice reading it aloud.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017


7th and 8th graders: Read "A Dangerous landslide" and answer the questions in complete sentences.
Meanings of the vocabulary words.

Complete the writing assignment for  Peanut Butter Muffins. Read it thoroughly and answer the question. At the back rewrite the steps using the signal words. Please check the rubric given to you so you can write accordingly. I have attached the sheet in your email, as wells in google classroom. If you need copies please come and see me after class today.

All the others including 7/8th graders
Reading log- summary
Article of the day- Benjamin Bannekar

Tuesday, November 7, 2017


7th/8th graders: Complete the questions and answer of Escaping Mt. Pinatubo and the vocabulary words in the interactive vocabulary.

All the others  and 7th/8th graders complete the following.
Read a book for 30 minutes and complete the reading log and the summary.

DOL Week 3

Article of the day- Jane Goodall.

Monday, November 6, 2017


Work on DOL
Complete the article of the day
7/8 th graders read the article-Escaping Mt. Pinatubo write the words and its meaning of words you don't know in the interactive vocabulary in google slides.

Read a book for 30 minutes.

Friday, October 13, 2017


Complete the DOL till Week 2
Read a book and complete the reading log.

All interactive vocabulary notebook should be completed on google slides with pictures. Test on all words on Monday, October 16, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017


DOL Thursday Week 2

Article of the day- Natural Wonders of the World.- Volcano
Reading log

Practice vocabulary words for test on Monday, October 16, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017


Tomorrow all  paragraph for the Articles of the Day due- They will be graded. Please refer to the rubric on google classroom.

All DOL will be graded to week 1 and Week 2 til Wednesday.

DOL Wednesday Week 2

Articles of the day- Natural Wonders of the World.
Reading log

Tuesday, October 10, 2017


Complete the open ended question in your notebook-
Group B-How has computers changed things in the recent years? Use the text "How grandma did her homework" to support your answer
Group- A -How can drawings help people communicate? Support your answer with evidence from the story-"Martin's Birdhouse" .

Follow the steps
Change the question to a statement and answer it.
State your evidence- In the text ....... in paragraph ..... it states that.....
Finally I would like to say that......

Complete DOL Day 1 and 2

Write a paragraph on all the articles using Celebrations around the world.

Read for 20 minutes and complete the log.

Friday, October 6, 2017


Complete the last article- Saint Patrick's Day and complete the book of knowledge. 
Practice reading all 5 articles- Hanukkah, Day of the Dead, Chinese New Year, Kwanzaa, Eid, and Saint Patrick's Day fluently. Listen to the audio and practice reading  fluently to your best.

Complete the quiz-
Group A-Martin's birdhouse
Group B- How grandma did her homework.

Thursday, October 5, 2017


Complete the book of knowledge after reading the article- Hanukkah
Complete DOL day 4

Grade 8 Complete the questions and answers from read works
Group A- Martin's birdhouse
Group B-How grandma did her homework.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017


Practice reading the article "Eid" fluently after listening to it two times and complete the book of knowledge.

Work on DOL- Wednesday
Complete your interactive vocabulary notebook.

 Read for 20 minutes.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017


Read the article- Day of the dead. Practice reading the article at home independently after listening to it, complete the book of knowledge.

Complete the DOL Day 2

Work on your interactive vocabulary notebook  slides 1-7

Monday, October 2, 2017


Complete the Book of Knowledge- Kwanzaa & Chinese New Year Please write in complete sentences.

DOL- Day 1

Write down all the new words that you have not heard before in your notebook.
Read a book for 20 minutes.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017


Students grades 4-8 please complete the book of knowledge after reading the article. Make sure you are writing at least 3 sentences about what you have read.

Grades 1-3 Complete the facts- All about me and bring it back on Monday.
Please get all parents forms back to me by Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Welcome Back!!!

Gujarati bilingual classes resumed on Monday September 18,2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017


Complete your activity on odyssey (1 hour)

Read for 30 minutes

Monday, May 15, 2017


Complete the week 16 assessment from the drive.

Work on DOL Week 17 Monday

Work on your reading test at your reading level.
MAP test begins today.

Friday, May 12, 2017


Read for 30 minutes

Practice test at your level

MAP test begins May 15, 2017 so students start working on your skills that need more practice.

Thursday, May 11, 2017


Complete the quiz from tweentribune: Are humans the only animals who use the stars to navigate?
Read at your lexile level please.

Work on the test at your grade level.

Read for 30 minutes

Wednesday, May 10, 2017


Read and gather more information about your Indian famous personality and then write about their adult life. Include as many details as you in your own words.

Complete another test at your level.

Read for 30 minutes.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017


Group A & B Please reread the articles from tweentribune -See 100 landmarks under one roof. Write the important details and complete the quiz.

Complete the test at your level.

Read for 30 minutes.

Friday, May 5, 2017


Complete the assessment of your respective group. Jackie Robinson and A man of vision.

Complete Test 1 to 4 from your level,

Read for 30 minutes.

Thursday, May 4, 2017


Group A; Jackie Robinson Complete page  10,11, 14, 15, and 16
Group B: A man of Vision Complete page 11, 12, 14 and 15

Read for 30 minutes

Wednesday, May 3, 2017


Group A and B please complete your question and answers from your respective reading text
Group A- Jackie Robinson
Group B- A Man of Vision

Read for 30 minutes.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017


Group A and B will re read the texts - A- Jackie Robinson and Group B a Man of Vision , write all the meaning  of words you do not know.  Next you will write in your own words  (using 10 complex sentences) what you understand about the person you just read.

Friday, April 28, 2017


Read the biography of the Indian person that you read over the spring break and complete the first page of the biography sheet which i shared with you on the drive. Please write in complete sentence only page 1 about the early life and the childhood life of your person.

Work on daily reading level
Group B Level 2 week 6
Group A level 1 Week 7

Wednesday, April 26, 2017


Group B- complete the classwork pages 11, 12
Group A - write  FIVE words beginning with r blends- br, cr, dr, fr, gr, tr

Group A and Group B will  work on week 5 from Daily reading from the drive.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017


Complete the classwork and re read the text again.
Group A- Tarantula Work on page 14
Group B- Endangered birds. Work on page 13

Write the questions and answers in complete sentences 

Monday, April 24, 2017


Group A and B complete the circle map and add as many facts about your animal/bird
Read for 30 minutes.

Friday, April 21, 2017


Group A- Tarantula. Write 7-10 new facts that you learned about the tarantula.
Week 4 Complete the activity for Day1- Day 4

Group B- Endangered birds- Write a brief description of your endangered bird/animal, where they are found and why they are endangered.
Week 4 Day 1- Day 4

Read for 30 minutes

Monday, April 17, 2017


Read the article- Who invented earmuffs? from tweentribune. Write 5 important facts about it and then take the quiz.

Read for 30 minutes.

Thursday, April 6, 2017


Starting from tomorrow you will do one page of daily reading level 1 or reading level 2
So you will do a total of 6 pages

Write the question and answers in complete sentences.

Start researching on your famous Indian personality and complete the graphic organizer.

Read everyday for 30 minutes

Have a great spring break!!!

Wednesday, April 5, 2017


Group A- Read Jack O Lantern read again and complete page 10 and 11
Group B Fall forward Spring Back  read again and complete  page 10 and 11

Read a book for 30 minutes

Tuesday, April 4, 2017


Read the article again
A- Jack O lantern
B- Fall forward Spring back

Then answer the questions in complete sentences.

Complete all grammar activities

Monday, April 3, 2017


Complete all your missing assignments. Tomorrow is the last day I will wait for your missing assignments. Missing assignments will be graded a 0 after  Tuesday evening.

Read your leveled article from the reading a-z and write the meanings and answer to the focus question in your notebook.

Read for 30 minutes.

Friday, March 31, 2017


Complete the grammar final test.
Make sure you follow the directions

Please complete all the three quizzes from tween tribune They will be up in grade book on Tuesday. No late submission.

Read for 30 minutes.

Thursday, March 30, 2017


Complete the noun, pronoun and adverb from the grammar test
Read the article- Take a look at these six presidential homes and write the key details about each of the six presidential homes, No quiz needed today!!!!!!!

Read for 30  minutes!!!!!

Wednesday, March 29, 2017


Read the article- Five false facts about the human body based on your lexile level. Write the 5 key details and then take the quiz.

Complete the conjunction and interjection activity.

Read for 30 minutes.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017


Complete the first three activities from Adjective sheets
Read: Why does rain have a distinctive smell from tweentribune as per your lexile and answer the quiz. Make sure you write the key details from the article in your own words

Friday, March 24, 2017


Work on Front row as per your level.
Read a book for 30 minutes 

Thursday, March 23, 2017


Pick any 6 alphabets and write person, place or thing beginning with it.
Complete the activity of adverbs using pages 3 and 4.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017


Work on Verbs and complete the activities.

Complete the adverb activities Group B

Tuesday, February 28, 2017


Group A- Complete the questions and answers of the article -Whom does he look like?
Group B- Complete the answers of the article- The Old picture

Grade 1  Complete your class work- word family short a
Grade 2- Compound words

Read for 30 minutes and talk about what you read to a family member.

Friday, January 13, 2017


As our classes will be cancelled from Monday, January 17, 2017 due to ACCESS Testing please work on storytown lessons as per your level everyday.
Day-1 Read the story and find the meanings of words you do not know and summarize the story.
Day 2- Answer the questions

Read a book of your choice everyday for 30 minutes.

Work on razplus everyday!!!

Wednesday, January 11, 2017


Write the answers of L-6 as per your reading level

Nuna gets a chance Grade 3- below level
Michael Jordan Grade 2 -on level
Nancy Lopez- Grade 2 below level

Spelling test of common 100 words. List 4

Read a book for 30 minutes

Tuesday, January 10, 2017


Write the summary  and the meanings of the difficult words of L-6 from your level on story town
Nuna gets a chance Grade 3- below level
Michael Jordan Grade 2 -on level
Nancy Lopez- Grade 2 below level

Spelling words from List- 3

Read for 30 minutes.

Monday, January 9, 2017


Final draft of your New Year resolution

Practice list 1 and 2 of the Fry 100 words shared on the drive

Read a book for 30 minutes