Week of February 20-23, 2018

8th Grade
Tuesday, February 20 HW: complete vocabulary lesson 25 and finish reading/annotating LotF ch. 8.

Wednesday, February 21 HW: Read/annotate LotF ch. 9-10.

Thursday, February 22 HW: Read/annotate LotF ch. 11.

Friday, February 23 HW: Read/annotate LotF Ch. 12.

  • Upcoming:
    * Lord of the Flies seminar discussion on Tuesday.
    * Timed-Write Friday, March 2, beginning at 7:40 a.m.

 

7th Grade
Tuesday, February 20 HW: complete vocabulary lesson 25.

Wednesday, February 21 HW: Read/annotate short story and be prepared for discussion tomorrow!

Thursday, February 22 HW: Read/annotate short story and be prepared for discussion tomorrow!

Friday, February 23 HW: Read/annotate short story and be prepared for discussion on Monday!

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Week of February 12 to 16, 2018

8th Grade
Monday, February 12 HW: Finish reading/annotating LotF Ch. 4 and complete Vocabulary lesson 24.

Tuesday, February 13 HW: Make flashcards for vocabulary lessons 22-24 and read/annotate LotF Ch. 5.

Wednesday, February 14 HW: Read/annotate LotF ch. 6 and study vocabulary lessons 22-24 for tomorrow’s quiz.

Thursday, February 15 HW: Read/annotate LotF Ch. 7.

Friday, February 16 HW: None assigned. (Catch up on missed work.) Enjoy R & R weekend!

 

7th Grade
Monday, February 12 HW: Complete vocabulary lesson 24 and make flashcards for lessons 22-24. Quiz on Friday!

Tuesday, February 13 HW:  Complete Miracle Worker rough draft for tomorrow.

Wednesday, February 14 HW: Miracle Worker letter due tomorrow!

Thursday, February 15 HW: Study flashcards/word list for tomorrow’s quiz on lessons 22-24.

Friday, February 16 HW: None assigned. (Catch up on missed work.) Enjoy R & R weekend!

February 5-9, 2018

8th Grade

Monday, February 5 HW: Essay due tomorrow! Make sure you have your text of Lord of the Flies (LotF).

Tuesday, February 6 HW: Vocabulary lesson 23 and finish reading/annotating LotF Ch. 1

Wednesday, February 7 HW: LotF Ch. 2 and 3 due Friday.

Lord of the Flies questions for reading and discussion: LotF Qs for reading and discussion

Thursday, February 8 HW: MAP Testing today periods 1-3. Read/annotate LotF ch. 2 and 3 for tomorrow.

Friday, February 9 HW: None assigned–R&R for 8th grade (Tax credit drive winners!). Catch up on anything you missed this week!

 

7th Grade

Monday, February 5 HW: MAP Testing today. Be prepared with Warriner’s Ex. 3 p. 146 tomorrow. UPCOMING: Miracle Worker seminar Wednesday and unit test on Thursday MW SG

Clips from the 1962 film version of The Miracle Worker:

Tuesday, February 6 HW: Complete Vocabulary lesson 23 and Seminar Discussion questions for tomorrow. MW Seminar Preparation

Wednesday, February 7 HW: Study for The Miracle Worker unit test tomorrow. MW SG

Thursday, February 8 HW: Thesis and POA due tomorrow. MW Writing Assignment

Friday, February 9 HW: Work on your writing assignment. Type as much as possible. Rough draft due Wednesday, February 14. Final essay due Thursday, February 15.

Week of January 29 to February 2

8th Grade
Monday, January 29 HW: Two GOOD discussion questions for tomorrow’s seminar on MND

MND seminar questions

Tuesday, January 30 HW: Study for the unit test tomorrow!

MND Study Guide

MND rhythm exercises

Wednesday, January 31 HW: Working thesis and POA

MND character notes

MNDessayprompts

8th_Essay_Organizer

8th_LSU_thesis_chart

Thursday, February 1 HW: Topic sentences and quotations

5_paragraph_structure

Friday, February 2 HW: TYPED rough draft due Monday, Feb. 5–final, polished essay due Tuesday, Feb. 6. Bring Lord of the Flies on Monday!

 

7th Grade
Monday, January 29 HW: Vocabulary lesson 22

Tuesday, January 30 HW: Miracle Worker paragraph writing assignment MW Paragraph writing assignment

Wednesday, January 31 HW: Warriner’s Ex. 1 p. 143

Thursday, February 1 HW: Warriner’s Ex. 2 p. 144

Friday, February 2 HW: Warriner’s Ex. 3 p. 146

January 22-26, 2018

8th Grade
Monday, January 22 HW: Make flashcards (or a word list) for vocabulary lessons 19-21. Vocabulary Quiz on Friday!

Tuesday, January 23 HW: Warriner’s Ex. 10 p. 286

Wednesday, January 24 HW: Warriner’s Review D p. 287

Thursday, January 25 HW: Study for tomorrow’s vocabulary quiz on lessons 19-21.

Friday, January 26 HW: Warriner’s Review E p. 288

A Midsummer Night’s Dream Character notes are here: MND character notes

 

7th Grade
Monday, January 22 HW: Vocabulary lesson 21

Tuesday, January 23 HW: Make flashcards (or a word list) for vocabulary lessons 19-21. Vocabulary Quiz on Friday!

Wednesday, January 24 HW: Complete Noun Clauses worksheets Noun Clauses Worksheets

Thursday, January 25 HW: Study for tomorrow’s vocabulary quiz on lessons 19-21.

Friday, January 26 HW: Warriner’s Review C p. 134

 

Week of January 16-19, 2018

8th Grade
Tuesday, January 16 HW: Warriner’s Ex. 5 p. 275

Wednesday, January 17 HW: Warriner’s Ex. 7 p. 278

Thursday, January 18 HW: Warriner’s Review C p. 280

Friday, January 19 HW: Vocabulary lesson 21

 

7th Grade
Tuesday, January 16 HW: Warriner’s Ex. 5 p. 126

Wednesday, January 17 HW: Finish “Adjective Clauses” worksheets

Thursday, January 18 HW: Vocabulary lesson 20

Friday, January 19 HW: Finish “Adverb Clauses” worksheets Adverb Clauses Worksheets

January 8-12, 2018

Welcome to second semester!

8th Grade
Monday, January 8 HW: Bring A Midsummer Night’s Dream tomorrow for in-class reading. Complete vocabulary lesson 19.
Tuesday, January 9 HW: Read Warriner’s pps. 271-273 (commas). Complete Ex. 3 p. 273.
Friday, January 12 HW: Warriner’s Ex. 4 p. 274 (use the Oxford comma!) and vocabulary lesson 20. Comma reference link: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/607/01/

7th Grade
Monday, January 8 HW: Bring The Miracle Worker to class tomorrow for in-class reading. Complete vocabulary lesson 19.
Tuesday, January 9 HW for 7E: Warriner’s Ex. 2 p. 122.
Thursday, January 11 HW for 7B and 7D: Warriner’s Ex. 2 p. 122.
Friday, January 12 HW: Warriner’s Ex. 3 p. 123.