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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 6:  Use Models and Strategies to Divide Decimals

    Essential Question

    What are the standard procedures for estimating and finding quotients involving decimals?


    dividend, divisor, quotient, remainder

    Review Multiplication and Division Facts daily!  

    Xtra Math

    Math Study Guides

    Topic 1 Study Guide

    Topic 2 Study Guide

    Topic 3 Study Guide 

    Topic 4 Study Guide

    Topic 5 Study Guide

    Topic 6 Study Guide



    Compelling Question:  


    Performance Tasks:


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


    Ecosystems and Invasive Species

    ecosystem, biotic, abiotic, population, community, habitat, reproduce, species, predator, prey, photosynthesis

    Enduring Understandings

    Plants get the materials they need for growth chiefly from air and water.

    Describe the movement of matter amont plants, animals, decomposers, and the environment. 

    Energy in animals' food was once energy from the sun. 

    Design Process:

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

    Check out our Science Google classroom for videos and additional resources!  

    Words Their Way

    Words Their Way

    Group 1 - Review of Double, e-Drop, and Nothing

    Group 2 - Prefixes (sub-, com-, pro-, en-)

    Words lists and activities can be found below:

    Spelling City 


    Holman Weather