• Class Announcements and Information for October 23rd-17th

    Posted by Caroline Miles at 10/20/2017 4:00:00 PM

    Class Information and Annoucements for October 23rd-27th

    This week track 2 students will be starting to write their Hero's Narrative. Students will be tasked with creating their own hero. They will have to write their hero's journey. This paper will be due on November 9th.

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  • Class Information and Announcements for October 16th-20th

    Posted by Caroline Miles at 10/13/2017 4:00:00 PM

    Class Information and Announcements for October 16th-20th

    This week students will end their unit 2 study of The Lightning Thief. Students will complete their end of unit 2 assessment in class on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week. Students will also have a vocab quiz on Friday on their list #4 words. These words and quizlet flashcards and games can be found on the vocabulary page of my website.

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  • Class Information and Announcements for October 9th-13th

    Posted by Caroline Miles at 10/6/2017 4:00:00 PM

    Class Information and Announcements for October 9th-13th

    This week students will be finish reading our novel The Lightning Thief. Students will be given their vocab list #4 practice on Monday. This practice will be due on October 16th. Students will also be receiving a study guide for their end of unit 2 assessment at the end of the week. This assessment will be on October 17th. 

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  • Class Information and Announcements for October 2nd-6th

    Posted by Caroline Miles at 9/29/2017 4:00:00 PM

    Class Information and Announcements for October 2nd-6th

    This week we will continue our study of our central novel The Lightning Theif. Students will be given their AOW #3 on Monday. This AOW is due next Monday, October 9th. 

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  • Class Announcements and Information for September 25th-29th

    Posted by Caroline Miles at 9/22/2017 4:00:00 PM

    Class Announcements and Information for September 25th-29th

     In ELA this week we will continue our study of The Lightning Thief. Students will complete their mid-unit 2 assessment in class on Wednesday and Thursday. This is a scaffolded writing assignment. Students will turn this is for a major grade at the end of class on Thursday. Students will have a vocabulary quiz on Friday on their quarter 1 list #3 words. Students can use the quizlet resources on my vocabulary page to help them study this week.

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  • Class Announcements and Information for September 18th-22nd

    Posted by Caroline Miles at 9/15/2017 4:00:00 PM

    Class Announcements and Information for September 18th-22nd

    We will continue our study of our central novel The Lightning Thief. Students will be given their next set of vocab words and practice on Monday. This practice is due on Monday, September 25th. 

    2nd and 5th period ELA book of choice projects are due on Friday. This is now an optional assignment. Students who turn in a book choice project will be given the opportunity  to replace their lowest test score with their project score.

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    Comprehension Check 8-14

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  • Class Information and Announcements for September 11th-15th

    Posted by Caroline Miles at 9/8/2017 4:00:00 PM

    Class Information and Announcements for September 11th-15th

    Welcome back Track 2! We are continuing our study of The Lightning Thief. Students will be given an article of the week on Monday. Students have a week  to complete this work. Along with the article, is a review of context clues and questions. Students should be working on this assignment a little every night to make sure it is complete.

     

    2nd and 5th period ELA book of choice projects are now due on September 22nd. This is now an optional assignment. Students who turn in a book choice project will be given the opportunity  to replace their lowest test score with their project score.

     

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  • Track 3 Only: Class Information for September 5th-8th

    Posted by Caroline Miles at 9/1/2017 4:00:00 PM

    Track 3 Only: Class Information for September 5th-8th

    This week we will continue our study our novel. Students' vocabulary practice is due on Tuesday. Students will have a vocabulary quiz on these words on Thursday. Interim progress report card cover sheets and missing work is due by Friday. 

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    Comprehension Check for Chapters 4-7

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  • Track 3 Only: Class Information and Announcements for August 28th-September 1st

    Posted by Caroline Miles at 8/25/2017 4:00:00 PM

    Track 3 Only: Class Informaton and Announcements for August 28th-September 1st

    This week we will continue to dive into our novel The Lightning Thief. Students will be taking a mid-unit assessment on Wednesday, August 30th. This assessment will ask students to use their inferencing skills to complete different task pertaining to our novel. Students will be getting a study guide for this assessment on Monday. Students will also be getting their next set of vocabulary words on Monday. Their vocabulary practice will be due next Tuesday, September 5th. 

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    Comprehension Check for Chapters 1-3

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  • Track 3 Only: August 21st-25th Class Announcements and Information

    Posted by Caroline Miles at 8/18/2017 4:00:00 PM

    Track 3 Only: August 21st-25th Class Information and Announcements

    Welcome back Track 3! I hope everyone had a wonderful track out! This week students will being reading the novel The Lightning Thief in class. We will use this novel as our central text throughout the remainder of first quarter and into our second quarter. Students will be given their first AOW (Article of the Week) this week. This AOW is due next Monday, August 28th. Students will also be given back on Monday two assessments, their Elements of a Story Assessment and their first vocabulary quiz. Students may make corrections to these quizzes to earn points back to their grade. Students will be given a corrections sheet that must be completed for both quizzes. Assessment corrections are due on Monday, August 28th. 

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