Emergency Closing Assignments
Is it a snow day?
Have you already played outdoors and now you're ready for some academic fun?
  
 
READ AND RESPOND
There's no better time than the present to practice your reading and writing skills! Click on one of the reading passages below and then write a response to the matching prompt.  Remember to reword the prompt as you begin.  Write one paragraph for each bulleted question and cite evidence from the text to support your ideas.
 
 
CREATIVE WRITING
 Use this super fun scrambler by Scholastic http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/story-starters/ tocreate a story starter.  Then, jump into a Word document and write a story.  Challenge yourself to include strong sensory details, figurative language, and dialogue.