Mrs. Suranyi's Page
6th Grade Reading Comprehension
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
510-793-8660 ext. 56022
Best time to call:
after school until 5:00 p.m.
Please get plenty of sleep tonight and have a good breakfast in preparation for STAR testing.
The ELA (English Language Arts) portion of the STAR has been completed so we will need to finish Unit 5. The vocabulary words for Unit 5 Week 5 have been given out and Word Boxes/Word Webs will be due on Wednesday, May 22nd.
Notices of Possible Failure were sent out on Wednesday, April 24,2013. General Progress Reports were distributed to all other students on Thursday and Friday.
It is a new trimester and to get students ready for Middle school no late homework will be accepted unless you have been absent.
Word Webs were introduced recently in class as an option to the Word Boxes the following are the general directions:
First bubble - vocabulary word with the part of speech
Second bubble - definition of the word
Third bubble - sentence in the main selection where the vocabulary word in used with the page number it was found
Fourth bubble - your own sentence "filled with meaning" showing the proper use of the vocabulary word
The abitlity to take Accelerated Reader tests at home has been taken away. If you need to take an AR quiz you can take them in my class during independant work time, in the Library at lunch, recess and your class Library time.
Word Squares should be written on a separate sheet of paper instead of the spiral notebooks now.
Reading is a key
to improving learning
in all subject areas.
Let learning take you
around the world!
FUSD notified teachers on Friday, September 21 that all Treasures weekly and unit assessments can be sent home on a regular basis. After all assessments should be used as a communication tool to involve parents with their childrens' learning and progress.
Reading Logs and homework will begin to be assigned Mondays, September 24th until the end of the 2012-2013 school year.