My Day Monday
Opening Song – “Happy Birthday” Stevie Wonder (5:57- 1980)
Do Now #1: Find your assigned seat and sit down.
Do Now #2: How much did you remember about the signposts over the weekend? Re-do this worksheet for a quiz grade. We’ll collect.
SLTs & HW Check
SLT- I can identify signposts while I read a text.
Circle the verbs, underline the nouns
Mini Lesson: Finding Signposts in Independent Reading
Excerpt from The Rock and the River:
“Father,” I said, pulling away from Mama.
Father looked tall in the low-ceilinged hospital corridor. He pulled his hands out of his coat pockets and removed his gloves. “Where’s your brother?” He asked, looking me in the eyes.
I was in trouble.
Use a post-it to flag any time you see a signpost in your reading
** What short story are you reading? We’re coming around to make a note.
Exit Ticket (in your notebook):
I saw a _____ signpost when …