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Language Arts 7

Instructor
Mrs. Leibfried
Department
Lang Arts

Course Description

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January 30 - February 8 Homework and Daily Work UPDATED!

Wed 1/30 - Reflection of Yellow Ribbon Week Gallery due - Annotation of Chapters 1-3 of The Giver Due - Read Chapter 4
 
Thurs 1/31 - Review of Chapters 1-4 - work on Close Read Questions
HRC due
 
Friday 2/1 - Discuss The Giver and correct Close Read Questions
 
Enjoy the Super Bowl on Sunday!\
 
Monday February 4 - More Review with Chapter 5 included - Annotate
 
Tuesday February 5 - QUIZ ON CHAPTERS 1-5************
 
Wednesday Feb 6- Begin Chapters 6,7,8
 
Thursday Feb 7 - HRC Due Continuation of above chapters
 
Friday Feb 8 - Finish all chapters with 8 - check annotations -25 points
 
 ENJOY YOUR THREE DAY WEEKEND!
 
REMEMBER RESPONSE JOURNAL 2 IS DUE FEB 20
END OF TRIMESTER 2 IS MARCH 1
GRADES WILL CLOSE IN THIS CLASS FEB 26
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Week of January 14-18

Monday Jan 14 - Meet in Lab 609 - All Yellow Ribbon Week essays will be due at the end of each period - 50 pts possible.
 
Tuesday Jan 15 - Response Journal Due (45 pts) at the beginning of each period.  Personal Narratives returned
 
Wed Jan 15 - Min Day 12:20 Dismissal - conferences - Library to check out The Giver
 
Thurs Jan 16 - Min Day 12:20 Dismissal - conferences - Begin background on The Giver - HRC Due
 
Friday Jan 18 - Discuss Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream Speech"
 
Have a nice three day weekend thanks to MLK
 

Week of January 7 - 11 2019

HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL:
 
Monday - Write Zone
Tuesday - Write Zone, Grammar Packet HW 219,220,221,222
Wednesday - Begin Mandatory Yellow Ribbon Week writing
Thursday - HRC due - continue YRW
Friday - Work on Response Journal 1 - TRI 2/ AND FINSIH YRW Writing 1 
 
NEW DUE DATE FOR RESPONSE JOURNAL - MONDAY JANUARY 14
 
ALL GRADES INCLUDING PERSONAL NARRATIVE WILL BE POSTED NO LATER THAN MONDAY JANUARY 14.

Last Post of 2018 - December 17-21 - HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL!!!

IMPORTANT DATES: DECEMBER 19 - PERSONAL NARRATIVE DUE - 100 POINTS - WE HAVE BEEN WORKING ON THIS IN CLASS FOR ALMOST THREE WEEKS
 
DECEMBER 20 - HRC 3 DUE
 
DECEMBER 21 - HOLIDAY READ IN - 7AM LIBRARY - EXTRA CREDIT
12:20 dismissal
 
PLEASE DO NOT FORGET THE HOLIDAY READING EXTRA CREDIT
 
JANUARY 7, 2019 - BACK TO SCHOOL
 
JANUARY 10 - RESPONSE JOURNAL 1 DUE!!!
 

Week of December 10-14

Monday - Discussion of proper dialogue rules (also in packet and on Edlio on powerpoint).  Continue working on Personal Narrative in class
 
Tuesday - Interim CAASPP testing all day in Lab 606
 
Wednesday - If Tuesday was not complete, interim CAASPP testing
 
Thursday - In Class Personal Narrative work - HRC #2 Due
 
Friday - Same as Thurs without the HRC
 
REMEMBER: Personal Narrative is due DECEMBER 19 FOR 100 POINTS!!!!

December 6, 7 and other Deadlines

December 6 - HRC 1 Due
December 7 - Begin writing with chrome books the two page Personal Narrative using packet as a resource
This essay is due December 19 for 100 points - 
 
Extra Credit is available for Read In - December 21
 
More info coming on the above dates

Schedule and Homework for Week of Nov 5 - 9 and 12-16

Monday Nov 5 - Grades update; Response Journals; catch up
 
Tuesday Nov 6 - Finish Chapters 5 and 6 in Call
Homework Complete and type Chapters 4 and 5 - Quest. 10-14
 
Wednesday Nov 7 - Answers due to above questions - Class time will be given to work on your Response Journal  HW - get HRC Signed
 
Thursday Nov 8 - HRC Due - Continue chapters 6 and 7 - IN CLASS READING LOG DUE
 
Friday - Finish Book - Work on Final Questions RESPONSE JOURNAL 1 DUE END OF TRIMESTER 1
 
****Monday NO SCHOOL VETERANS DAY
 
Tuesday - Wednesday - Watch movie "Call of the Wild"
 
Thursday Nov 15 - FINAL EXAM CALL OF THE WILD - USE YOUR COMPLETED PACKET AS A STUDY GUIDE
 
FRIDAY NOV 16 - MINIMUM DAY - 12;20 DISMISSAL  HAPPY THANKSGIVING!  SEE YOU BACK MONDAY NOV 26 FOR TRIMESTER 2
 

Schedule and Homework for Week of Oct 29-Nov 2

Monday 10/29 - Disaster Drill Schedule - Begin Chapter 3 In Call
 
Tuesday 10/30 - Finish Chapter 3 - HW Begin Questions 1-7 on Study Guide - Chapters 1-3
 
Wednesday 10/31 - Happy Halloween! Questions 1-7 due printed from Office 365 HW - Get HRC signed
 
Thursday - 11/1 - Begin Chapters 4-5 - HW Complete First Read Chapters 4-5
HRC DUE
 
Friday 11/2 - Work on Study Guide Questions Chapters 4-5 

Week of October 22-26

Dear Parents and Students
 
This schedule will be updated on Monday.  I am re thinking and rescheduling after today The Call of the Wild calendar etc.  I will be publishing a now until the end of the trimester (2 plus weeks) calendar on Monday.
 
Please remember though students your Response Journal 2 is Due November 1.
 
ALL GRADES WILL BE UPDATED BY TUESDAY EVENING.  THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE.
HAVE A GREAT WEEKEND.
 
Mrs. Leibfried

Agenda and Homework for Week of Oct 15 - 19

Monday - Discuss the quick write on The Klondike - Pass out Call of the Wild packet 
HW - Work on Response Journal 1 due Wednesday
 
Tuesday - Study Sync - Read "Call of the Klondike" Do focus questions
HW - Response Journal 1 due tomorrow
 
Wednesday - Turn in Response Journal 1 - 25 points (Response Journal 2 due November 1) Continue "Call of the Klondike"
 
Thursday - Discuss packet, characters, setting etc of Call of the Wild HRC #8 due 
HW - Read Chapters 1-3 in Call - annotate per class instructions
 
Friday - Chapters 1-3 in audio - Quick Write 5

Agenda and Homework for Week of October 8-12 UPDATE

 
 
Thursday - 
Homework - Research the Alaskan Klondike Gold Rush - Find 10 facts that you can write about in the Quick Write tomorrow (10 pts homework)
 
Friday - Quick Write #4 - Continue with Study Sync story Unit 1 and Focus Questions
 
 

Remember! Test tomorrow on The Running Dream and HRC Due!

To all of my classes:
 
The Running Dream Final test is tomorrow.  It consists of 10 short answer questions which are 5 points a piece equaling a total possible of 50 points for the exam
 
To study: Review the book - know the characters, plot, setting, conflicts, moral and theme.
Most importantly, review the complete Study Guide you have been working on including the questions that were not assigned.
 
Remember to bring your book to class to turn in to the library.  You will not be allowed to use your book for the test.
 
REMEMBER TO GET YOUR HRC SIGNED AND BRING THAT IN AS WELL!
 
:) Mrs. Leibfried