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    Literary Essay: Opening Texts and Seeing More

    What makes a Literary Essay?


    - Hooks the reader 

    - Names the author and text

    - States a claim and some supports

    Body Paragraphs

    - States the claim (Restate)

    - Provides one support (Answer)

    - Give evidence to prove the support is true (Cite Evidence)

    - Includes an explanation of evidence (Explain)



    - Restates the claim and supports

    - Makes the reader think 


    New this school year, students will use their district Google account credentials to log into Pearson Envision Math.  You will no longer use a username or password to access your Math resources and class assignments.  

    Please find the login instructions below:

    1.  Log into your district Google account (or Gmail)

    a.  Your email is studentID@jacksonsd.org

    2.  Open a new tab and go to our school website (holman.jacksonsd.org)

    3.  At the top of the page, go to "FOR PARENTS & STUDENTS"

    4. Click on "Envision Math Login"

    5.  You will be taken to the Pearson EnVision website and will be automatically signed in.

    6.  Click Pearson Realize on the right side and you're ready to get your math on!


    Topic 1:  Understand Place Value

    Essential Question

    How are whole numbers and decimals written, compared, and ordered?


    exponent, base, power, value, expanded form, thousandth, equivalent decimals

    Review Multiplication and Division Facts daily!  

    Xtra Math

    Math Study Guides

    Topic 1 Study Guide



    We will be completing our first unit of Social Studies after Unit 1 in Science.


    Compelling Question:  


    Performance Tasks:


    All videos, websites, and assignments can be accessed in Google classroom! 


    Structures and Properties of Matter

    matter, particle, solid, liquid, gas, physical change, chemical change, mass, weight

    Enduring Understandings

    Matter can be subdivided into particles that are too small to see

    When two or more different substances are mixed, a new substance with different properties may be formed 

    Design Process:

    Ask, Imagine, Select & Plan, Create, Test & Evaluate, Improve & Share

    Check out our Google classroom for videos and additional resources!  




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