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Teacher Cari Clousing - Special Education Teacher 6-8 grade  (Send e-mail)

This is my 15th year of teaching and my 9th year in district 157c. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions or concerns.
I'm in room 2808 in the 6th grade wing.

I will be following the 7th grade Bell Schedule.
1st Period 7:45-8:29 II (Tues. & Thurs.) (Mon., Wed., Fri. OG Group)
2nd Period 8:31-9:13 II
3rd Period 9:15-9:57 Social Studies Co Teaching
4th Period 9:59-10:41 Science Co Teaching
5th Period 10:44-11:26 PLC
6th & 7th Period 11:26-12:41 Lunch/Plan
8th & 9th Period 12:44-2:10 ELA Direct Instruction

This week in class

PARCC Testing:
Math will be administered on April 25th-27th.
Come to school well rested and make sure you eat a healthy breakfast.

School library is open from 7:00am-3:30pm everyday if you need time to work on homework.

No School Monday

Week of 4/18-4/121
Direct ELA: New Book

Theme Discussion
The Stowaway Solution by Gordon Korman

Article reviews throughout the week.
Scope Articles
Journal Writing
Cont. to use Raz kids at school and home. 20 minutes of reading each night.
Try an access Newsela at home for extra reading practice.
My class code is D7AR2R
The students use their google logins. They should know these logins since we use them in class.

ELA: Review chapters 1&2
Read chapters 3-5 today.
Scope Articles in group.

Comprehension check chapters 3-5
Read chapters 6-8
Newsela articles

Theme Thursday
April 20- Neon Day
April 27- Black Day

ELA- 6 Way Paragraph Practice
Begin Book 3 "Now You See Them" Chapters 11 & 12


Important Dates

Lincoln Way STEM Night


Downloads List

I Can Bike Summer Program [3/7/2017]
Reading Level Correlation Chart [11/10/2015]
The Fugitive Factor Vocabulary [2/27/2017]


Cool Links


Google Earth

Great Math Worksheet Site for at Home Practice!

Math Facts Practice

Raz Kids

Reading Practice

Reading, Math and Language Arts Practice


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