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Friday, February 22, 2019



7th- FINAL DRAFT of essay is due Monday (printed). 6th- Rough draft (thesis and 3 body paragraphs) is due Monday (printed).

February 21, 2019



7th- Your FINAL draft of the essay is due Monday. It needs to be printed and ready to hand in when you get to class. Anything turned in past this point will be considered late. 6th- We will start writing drafts of your essays tomorrow in class.

February 19, 2019



7th- Greek and Latin Quiz Wednesday, Final Draft of essay due Friday 6th- Adverb Quiz Wednesday, Outline due Wednesday

February 15, 2019



7th- The coordinate conjunction quiz is Tuesday, and the Greek and Latin quiz is Wednesday; If you did not turn in your rough draft today, you need to finish it for TUESDAY. 6th- adverb quiz will be Wednesday  

February 13, 2019



You may wear a Valentine’s shirt tomorrow with your uniform pants. 7th- Greek and Latin cards due FRIDAY, quiz next week; ROUGH DRAFT due FRIDAY 6th- Greek and Latin cards due Thursday, quiz Friday; Kit character change and examples due tomorrow

February 12, 2019



7th- Greek and Latin cards due Thursday, quiz Friday; ROUGH DRAFT due THURSDAY 6th- Greek and Latin cards due Thursday, quiz Friday

February 11, 2019



7th- Greek and Latin word parts cards due Thursday, quiz Friday; rough draft of essay due Wednesday 6th- Greek and Latin word parts cards due Thursday, quiz Friday

February 5, 2019



All classes: STUDY Wordly Wise 9-12 and Greek and Latin word parts. The test is Friday.

January 28, 2019 REVISED 1/30



7th – Work on Wordly Wise 12- A, B, C, D, cards & sentences due Friday, quiz MONDAY 6th – ACE response: Were you surprised by the ending of The Witch of Blackbird Pond? Explain why or why not using text evidence. -Work on Wordly Wise 12- A, B, C, D, cards & sentences due […]

January 25, 2019



7th- none 6th- finish The Witch of Blackbird Pond (ch. 20-21) for Monday, adjective quiz Monday

January 24, 2019



7th- If your poem is not turned in, bring it TOMORROW. 6th- finish ACE prompts if not turned in during class, read and annotate ch. 18-19

January 22, 2019



7th- finish poem if not turned in 6th- finish 4 ACE responses **NO Wordly Wise this week. Work on organizing your note cards!

January 17, 2019



7th- WW11 Quiz Friday, poem due Friday 6th- WW11 Quiz Friday, read (with annotation chart) chapter 14

January 15, 2019



7th- WW11 C & D 6th- WW1 C & D, finish adj. worksheet if you didn’t get it done for today

December 19, 2018



7th- WW9 cards and sentences due Thursday, Outsiders test Thursday, WW9 quiz Friday 6th- WW9 cards and sentences due Thursday, Verb quiz Thursday, WW9 quiz Friday

December 18, 2018



7th- WW C and D, Read and annotate Ch. 10-12 (finish the book) 6th- Finish reading Ch. 7 and 8, writing notes as you go, and answer the chapter questions if you didn’t finish in class.

December 14, 2018



7th- Read Ch. 6 & 7 and annotate, secret Santa gifts for next week, show parents pizza note 6th- none

December 11, 2018



7th- WW cards due Thursday, WW Quiz Friday 6th- WW cards due Thursday, helping verb quiz Thursday, ALL Witch of Blackbird Pond Questions Ch. 1-5 due Thursday, WW Quiz Friday

December 5, 2018



7th- Study WW for test Friday, finish reading Ch. 4 and annotate 6th- Study WW for test Friday

December 3, 2018



7th- adjective worksheet, study WW for Test on Friday 6th- finish chapter 4 and answer questions, study WW for Test on Friday

November 28, 2018



7th– WW cards & sentences due Thursday, Ch. 1 & 2 questions due Thursday, character poster due Friday 6th– WW C & D, cards, and sentences due Thursday, finish verb worksheet if not competed in class

November 26, 2018



7th- WW8- A and B due Tuesday 6th- We will do WW lesson 8 this week, but the book pages will be shifted back one day. A and B will be due Wednesday, and C and D, cards, and sentences will all be due Thursday.

November 16, 2018



There is no homework. Have a great week off! 6th- I will collect the ACE paragraphs, and you will take the sentence problem quiz on the Monday we get back.

November 15, 2018



7th- sentence problem worksheet, sentence problem quiz Friday 6th- sentence problem quiz Friday, finish ACE response to *What is your initial impression of Kit’s Aunt Rachel, Uncle Matthew, or Mercy?

November 14, 2018



6th- Sentence problem worksheet, read ch. 3 and answer questions- pay attention to the descriptions of character reactions 7th- None

November 13, 2018



There is no Wordly Wise this week. 7th- Tomorrow is the last day to bring food donations. 6th- No homework.

November 6, 2018



7th- WW C and D, Literature TEST Thursday, verb sheet 6th- WW C and D, Literature TEST Thursday, read chapter 2 WoBP and answer questions

October 31, 2018



6th and 7th grades- Finish WW6 cards and sentences- Due Thursday Have a safe Halloween!

October 25, 2018



7th- finish story ending plan, study WW5- Quiz Friday 6th- study WW5- Quiz Friday

October 19, 2018



7th- Finish Pronoun Review 6th- PRINTED Narrative DUE MONDAY with planning plot diagram

October 18, 2018



7th- Study word parts- Quiz tomorrow (Friday), ACE paragraph about theme due Friday 6th- Study word parts- Quiz tomorrow (Friday), Narrative final printed draft due Monday

October 16, 2018



7th- Greek and Latin study aid due Thursday 6th- Greek and Latin study aid due Thursday; work on narrative draft if you don’t have at least one paragraph typed

October 10, 2018



7th- Finish defining the figurative language devices if you didn’t finish in class. literaryterms.net      literarydevices.net 6th- No homework  

October 9, 2018



7th- Finish “Thank You Ma’am” chart 6th- Summary fix or redo and timeline due tomorrow

Friday, October 5



There is no homework, and we will not do Wordly Wise next week because of the short week.

October 3, 2018



7th- study WW 1-4 and Greek and Latin 6th- summary of OMOTS due tomorrow, and study WW 1-4 and Greek and Latin

October 1, 2018



7th- White Umbrella paragraph revision and Study WW 1-4 and Greek and Latin word parts 6th- Study WW 1-4 and Greek and Latin word parts

Friday, September 28



There is no homework. Have a great weekend! Next week will be a review week for Wordly Wise, so there are no sentences or cards due, but you can start studying lessons 1-4 and the Greek and Latin word parts from the first week. The test will be on Friday.

Tuesday, September 25



All classes: -WW4 C & D due Wednesday -sentences & cards due Thursday – WW4 quiz & Commonly Confused Words quiz Friday

Monday, September 24



All classes: WW4 A & B due tomorrow, C & D due Wednesday, sentences and cards due Thursday, Quiz Friday *If you need help with sentences, bring them tomorrow (Tuesday). *There will also be a quiz over the Commonly Confused Words 1-5 on Friday.

Thursday, September 20



7th– WW3 quiz Friday, bring book, write topic sentence with character and word 6th– WW3 quiz Friday, bring book

Wednesday, September 19



7th- WW3 cards and sentences due tomorrow, WW quiz Friday, choose character (narrator or Mona) and a word that describes her 6th- WW3 cards and sentences due tomorrow, WW quiz Friday

Tuesday, September 18



7th- WW3 C & D for Wednesday (cards and sentences due Thursday, quiz Friday) 6th- WW3 C (no D) for Wednesday (cards and sentences due Thursday, quiz Friday)

Wednesday, September 12



7th WW cards and sentences (10 with context clues) due Thursday, Quiz Friday   6th WW cards and sentences (10 with context clues) due Thursday, Quiz MONDAY “Through the Tunnel” quiz Thursday  

Monday, September 10



7th Grade: -WW2 A & B due Tuesday (C & D due Wednesday, cards and sentences due Thursday, quiz Friday) -Write 5 sentences with pronouns and antecedents- DO NOT UNDERLINE OR CIRCLE ANYTHING!   6th Grade: -WW2 A & B due Tuesday (C & D due Wednesday, cards and sentences due Thursday, quiz MONDAY) -Bring […]

September 6



7th- WW1 quiz Friday, bring book for reading time, we’ll try to finish the reading section of NWEA tomorrow 6th- Write 5 sentences that have a pronoun and antecedent in them (NO UNDERLINES!), WW1 quiz Friday, bring book for reading time  

September 5



All classes: WW flashcards due Thursday WW sentences due Thursday WW quiz Friday

September 4



Wordly Wise Chapter 1 sections C and D due Wednesday flashcards due Thursday sentences due Thursday quiz Friday

Wordly Wise Flashcards



Front of Cards words and parts of speech in correct colors   Back of Cards Definitions in correct colors pictures   Part of Speech Colors nouns- green pronouns- blue verbs- red adjectives- purple adverbs- orange prepositions- yellow interjections- pink conjunctions- black

August 27



All classes: Work on collective noun sheet (answer as many as you can).

August 23



All classes: Study for WW roots and affixes quiz. Bring a book to read.

August 22



7th grade: WW “mini projects” due tomorrow, study WW roots and affixes, finish literary terms poster (if not already turned in)   6th grade: WW “mini projects” due tomorrow, study WW roots and affixes

August 21



All classes: Work on WW “mini project” if you have a lot left to do (due Thursday), and study WW roots and affixes (quiz Friday).

Link for 6th grade Wordly Wise week 1



This is the link we are using for the Wordly Wise Greek and Latin roots and affixes definitions this week. http://www.readingrockets.org/article/root-words-roots-and-affixes

Link for 7th grade Wordly Wise week 1



This is the link we are using for the Wordly Wise Greek and Latin roots and affixes definitions this week. http://www.oakton.edu/user/3/gherrera/Greek%20and%20Latin%20Roots%20in%20English/greek_and_latin_roots.pdf    

August 16, 2018



All classes: – Bring a book to read tomorrow – Finish intro. letter if you didn’t turn it in during class

August 15



Welcome back! We had a great first day. If your child did not bring a 3 ring binder, dividers, paper, and note cards, please send these in as soon as possible. We will start using them in the next few days.