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Posts Tagged ‘The Reading Workshop

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 […]


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 […]

What Do You Think About The Big Test?

April 11, 2011

In the Reading Workshop we are talking about the OAA. If you check out what Mr.McGuire said on his blog at The Reading Workshop. Here is what I said: I don’t know about anyone else, but I’m not all that nervous about the test. I think that once the test day does come around that […]


March 16, 2011

In the Reading Workshop we are talking about predictions. I am reading the book Ghost In The Machine. It is really good. When you are reading a good book it usually makes you want to predict something. I really enjoy making predictions because once you make one then it makes you want to keep on […]

What Grade Should You Get?

March 15, 2011

In the Reading Workshop we are talking about what kinds of grades you get and why you should get them. Check out Mr.McGuire’s post at the Reading Workshop. I think that a student should be graded on there hard work andhow much they pay attention in class. I think that a teacher should give a […]

What Is It About Your Book That Makes It Exciting?

February 28, 2011

In The Reading Workshop I am reading the book Skeleton Creek by Patrick Carman. This book is really exciting. It’s a mystery book involving two teenage kids trying to solve a mystery on there own while keeping it a secret. The way this book is so creative is because you can read a chapter and […]

How Do You Feel When You Read Yous Book?

February 21, 2011

In the Reading Workshop we are  talking about how you feel when you are reading your book. The book I’m reading is called Because Of Anya. This book makes me feel really sad when I read it. This book is about a ten year old girl that has cancer. She is trying really hard not […]

Making Connections

February 15, 2011

In the Reading Workshop we are working on an assignment about making connections in your book. One connection I had in my book was when I was reading Last Shot. There was one part of the book when the main character shot a buzzard beater. I remember when I went to this one basketball game […]

How Do You Want People To Think Of You When You Grow Up?

February 10, 2011

In the Reading Workshop, we had an assignment to write what people want to think of us when we grow up. I really enjoy softball so that’s what I decided to write about. I have many goals as a softball player, here are just a few goals. If someone were to remember me in some […]