• Language Arts Assignment: 
     
    Day 1:  Read a text you have at home (10-15 minutes).  It can be a fictional story, nonfiction book, magazine, or news article (like Time for Kids).     If you read a fictional text, please answer the following question using iRACE.  
     
     Choose one character trait to describe your character.  Be sure to explain why that word is the best choice.  
     
    If you read a nonfictional text, please answer the following question using iRACE.  
     
    What is the main idea of the text.  Support it with evidence.   
     
    You can answer the question in your reading notebook, on a separate sheet of paper, or choose to type it.  Hand it into your teacher tomorrow.  
     
    HAPPY READING!
     
    Day 2:  Begin writing a narrative story.  It can be a personal narrative about something that you experienced or it can be realistic fiction that you create.  Remember to include all of the author skills we have learned so far this year.  Reread it to check for punctuation, capital letters and spelling.  It should be at least 1 page.  
     
    You can write it in your writer's notebook, on a separate sheet of paper, or choose to type it.  Pictures/Illustrations are optional.  Hand it into your teacher tomorrow.