Week of 12-11 to 12-21Posted by Kim Jeffries at 12/11/2017
Students will finish theri study of'" The Highwayman" and move on to analyze another poem by Emily Dickinson. Students will be reading "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens. They will choose a character from the novel, research the Victorian era in England, and complete an activity. Students will watch "A Christmas Carol" movie on Early Release Day.
Homework: Any work not completed in class should be worked on and completed at home.
THE TEAM IS TAKING DONATIONS FOR BOTTLED WATER AND INDIVIDUALLY PACKAGED CHIPS AND OTHER SNACKS FOR THE LAST DAY OF CLASS BEFORE THE WINTER HOLIDAY.
Week of 12-3-2017Posted by Kim Jeffries at 12/5/2017
This week in Language Arts Students will be analyzing the literary elements of the poem "The Highwayman" by Alfred Noyes. Reading Log due Friday, test on pom Monday December 9, 2017.
Week of 11-27Posted by Kim Jeffries at 11/27/2017
This week in Language Arts students will write a newsletter about Child Labour in the Cocoa Fields of Africa. Directions are on Google Classroom, assignmnet is due Thursday. No other homework this week.
Week of October 30th and November 6thPosted by Kim Jeffries at 10/30/2017
Students will be studying child labourers in the cocoa fields of Africa. This week they will analyze informational articles and write a newsletter that contains a informational graphic. The newsletter is due next week, see Google Classroom for the rubric. No homework.
Please turn in all field trip forms and monies by October 31st!!!!
Week of October 2Posted by Kim Jeffries at 10/2/2017
This week in Language Arts students will read and analyze short stories such as Dragon Wings and Seventh Grade. A reading log is due Friday for homework. Fall Book Project is due October 19th.
September 18thPosted by Kim Jeffries at 9/18/2017
This week in ELA students will read " The Legacy of Snowflake Bentley" in class. Reading Log due Friday.
September 11thPosted by Kim Jeffries at 9/12/2017
This week in ELA students will read the short story "Two Kinds" by Amy Tan. They will create their own narrative later in the week.
Homework: Article of the Week is on Mecca. It is a current event posted on Google Classroom, due Friday.
August 20 - September 4Posted by Kim Jeffries at 8/17/2017
Week of August 20
Homework: Reading Log
Students will read and analyze short stories such as "In Search of Our Mother's Gardens"
Week of August 27
Homework: AOW on Elephant Seals
Students will read and analyze "The Treasure of Lemon Brown"
Week of September 5
Homework: Reading Log due
Vocabulary Quiz on "The Treasure of Lemon Brown" Wednesday, September 6th
Week of August 7, 2017Posted by Kim Jeffries at 8/7/2017
This week in ELA students will be reading and analyzing a short story in their literature books entitled "The Treasure of Lemon Brown". AOW on Elephant seals is posted on Google Classroom, it is due for homework on Friday.
August 1, 2017Posted by Kim Jeffries at 8/1/2017
This week in Language Arts students will read and analyze short stories such as "In Search of Our Mother's Gardens" , "The Three Century Woman" and "The Treasure of Lemon Brown". A Reading log is due Friday, a copy of it is on Google Classroom.