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Language Arts 7

Instructor
Mrs. Leibfried
Department
Lang Arts

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Week of April 15-19

Monday - Continue Study Sync Unit 4
Tuesday - Quiz on Topic and Theme - Study Sync
Wednesday - Field Trip to Science Center
Thursday - Study Sync - HRC due
Friday - Study Sync
 
All grades will be updated no later than April 19 - thank you for your patience

IMPORTANT NOTES TO PARENTS AND STUDENTS:

The 7th Grade Field trip to the Science Center is Wed April 17.  PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU HAVE FILLED OUT A PERMISSION SLIP ONLINE FOR YOUR STUDENT BY TOMORROW APRIL 12.
 
NEXT RESPONSE JOURNAL IS DUE APRIL 25.  PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOUR STUDENT IS READING AND ALWAYS, ALWAYS BRINGS A BOOK TO CLASS.
 
OUR STATE TESTING WINDOW IS THE LAST WEEK OF APRIL AND THE FIRST WEEK OF MAY - PLEASE PUT THESE DATES ON YOUR CALENDAR AS IT IS IMPORTANT YOUR STUDENT GETS ENOUGH REST AND HAS A GOOD BREAKFAST
 
FINALLY THE LAST DAY OF SCHOOL IS JUNE 6 - GRADES WILL CLOSE IN MY CLASS WEDNESDAY MAY 26...
 
MORE DAILY INFORMATION FOR NEXT WEEK TO FOLLOW - CHECK YOUR STUDENT'S GRADES ON AERIES PLEASE!

March 25 through March 29 Homework and Agenda

Monday March 25 - Continue with Study Sync Unit 4 using Chrome Books
Tuesday March 26 - Same as above HW Complete Response Journal 1
Wednesday - Response Journal 1 due - see rubric which will be posted next - hw - GET HRC SIGNED
Thursday - HRC 3 Due - Finish "Think' Questions using computer
Friday - Track Meet - Minimum Day HAPPY SPRING BREAK!!!
 
ALL GRADES WILL BE UP TO DATE NO LATER THAN FRIDAY MARCH 29
THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE

March 11-15 Agenda

Monday - Review one more day for Giver Final
Tuesday - Giver Final - Theme Essay test - meet in lab 606 - must complete essay by end of period.  May use annotated book.  Also do Close Reading Questions
Wednesday - New policies and new forms handed out - begin Giver Movie
Thursday - Giver movie - 1st Home Reading Calendar due tri 3
Friday - Complete Giver movie - Venn Diagram - movie vs book due

Change in Schedule this Week - The Giver Final moved to Tuesday March 12

Because of a practice CAASPP test we had to take the schedule below has been amended to the following:
 
Wednesday March 6 - Finish CAASPP testing if needed - Begin review for The Giver Test
 
Thursday March 7 - Continue Review - Go over new criteria for this trimester (will be posted also on the site).
 
Friday March 8 - Begin The Giver movie - Venn Diagram paper movie vs book -
15 points
 
THE GIVER TEST WILL BE TUESDAY MARCH 12

WELCOME TO TRIMESTER 3! PLEASE CHECK YOUR TRIMESTER 2 GRADES ON AERIES TONIGHT (Monday)

This week we are finishing up The Giver with a final exam. These grades will be on THE Trimester 3 GRADING PERIOD
All Trimester 3 requirements will be posted by Thursday of this week:
 
Monday - Finish annotating The Giver book and all the Close Read Questions - both due after the final on Friday
 
Tuesday - In class - prepare for The Giver test HW Study for Giver Test
 
Wednesday - CAASPP (STATE TEST) PRACTICE SESSION
 
Thursday - FINISH CAASPP PRACTICE - GIVER REVIEW
 
Friday - GIVER FINAL - ANNOTATIONS GRADED - CLOSE READ QUESTIONS TURNED IN - BOOK RETURNED
 
MONDAY MARCH 11 - NEW FORMS, POLICIES DISCUSSED, SEAT CHANGE - BEGIN GIVER MOVIE

Last Week Of Trimester 2 - February 28-March1

Monday - Review for Quiz on Giver - Chapters 10-15
Tuesday - Giver Quiz
Wednesday - Continue Giver
Thursday - last Tri 2 HRC due - Giver 
LAST DAY OF TRI 2
Friday - First day of Trimester 3

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!!!