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Archive for April 2011

Testing Is Over With!

April 29, 2011

As you can tell, the 6th Graders of Laurelville have been working very hard to prepare for these tests. Well all that hard work and dedication paid off, because most the people I talked to said it was pretty easy. I’m so happy to say that we are done with testing. This past month seemed […]

6th Grade Camp….Can’t Wait!!!

April 27, 2011

Aaahhhh! I CANNOT wait for 6th Grade Camp any longer!!! But the good thing is that it’s one week away. It’s sooooo exciting. It’s going to be so much fun. No parents. no brothers or sisters, no chores. Just my friends and I having an awesome time together. I already have most of my supplies […]

1 Test Down, 1 To Go!

April 27, 2011

Well, us 6th graders just got finished with our first Achievement Test, the Reading Test, on Tuesday. Now we only have one more test to do, the Math Achievement test, on Thursday. I can’t wait for the last test to be over with! I got to say the Reading Test wasn’t that bad. You get […]

Why Do You Read?

April 25, 2011

I read because it’s fun, it keeps me interested. To read you don’t need electronics to read, you just need your brain and a quite place. It’s like a little television in your brain, seeing characters doing everything that you are reading. It’s not exactly like TV because there are so many more books than […]

Ways to hear your inner voice

April 25, 2011

1. One way you can hear your inner voice is to stop reading, <b>close your eyes and think</b>. 2. Another way is to <b>block out any other thoughts and sounds</b>. 3. Once you are done reading a chapter you should think about what you just read in that chapter. 4.  You should also get a […]

Hard Worker

April 25, 2011

I am a hard worker. I jump right in. People agree that I am what I am, a hard worker. I try not to whine, it makes the job go more slower. Work is every day life, deal with it. Work can only be hard when you make it hard. Slackers. I don’t like slackers. […]

Poem Of Life

April 25, 2011

This poem is something we are working on in The Reading Workshop. This poem is written by Langston Hughes. We have to think of how the author feels and how you feel. Well, son, I’ll tell you: Life for me ain’t been no crystal stair. It’s had tacks in it, And splinters, And boards torn […]

What do you think… Separated Or Combined?

April 25, 2011

In the Reading Workshop Mr. McGuire wrote this post and wanted us to comment on it. Here is the his post: The current read aloud in Reading Workshop is Freak the Mighty written by Rodman Philbrick.  Max, a struggling reader is placed with the “smart” kids so that he can be with Kevin, his disabled […]

The Big TEST! And What’s After The Test

April 21, 2011

Well, the big Ohio Achievement Test is coming up(less than a week!) I’m not all that much nervous, to tell you the truth. From what I’ve been seeing with the practice tests that we have been taking, I’ve been doing pretty good. So hopefully,  not just me, but everyone will get a great score! I […]

BIG BAD MARTHA, OH MY!

April 19, 2011

If you check out Mr.McGuire’s blog you see that he has a new post up. That new post is about the test. Not just the test, but the test grader. Go and see what he wrote at The Reading Workshop. Here is what I thought about his post. I think that everyone needs to write […]