Language Arts Homework

Week of 5/14-18

posted May 14, 2018, 7:11 AM by Jackie Klein   [ updated May 14, 2018, 7:12 AM ]

7th Grade Homework: Spelling final study guide and late tickets due Wednesday, 5/16!
5/14: Project work time
5/15: Finish holocaust projects
5/16: Spelling final-project presentations
5/18: Last day of school!  Walking field trip to Loveland Sports Park

8th Grade Homework: Spelling final study guide and late tickets due Thursay, 5/17!
5/14: Digital time capsule work time
5/15: Finish digital time capsules
5/17: Last day for 8th grade!  Spelling final, digital time capsule presentations. 

Week of 5/7-5/11

posted May 8, 2018, 7:41 AM by Jackie Klein

7th Grade: 
5/7: Read Boy in the Striped Pajamas, preview book fair in the Library
5/8: Finish reading Boy in the Striped Pajamas
5/9: iReady reading test, project work time
5/11: Project work time

8th Grade: 
5/7: Digital Time Capsule work time, preview book fair in the Library
5/8: Go over project checklist, work on time capsule
5/10: iReady reading test, project work time
5/11: Project work time

Week of 4/30-5/4

posted May 2, 2018, 8:54 AM by Jackie Klein

7th Grade: 
4/30: Holocaust book project overview: Library time
5/1: Begin reading The Boy in the Stripped Pajamas
5/2: Continue reading The Boy in the Stripped Pajamas
5/4: Continue reading The Boy in the Stripped Pajamas

8th Grade:
4/30: "At Gettysburg" reflection questions and library time
5/1: Finish "At Gettysburg" reflection and project overview
5/3: Digital Time Capsule work time
5/4: Digital Time Capsule work time

Week of 4/23-4/27

posted Apr 24, 2018, 9:26 AM by Jackie Klein   [ updated Apr 25, 2018, 7:37 AM ]

7th Grade:
4/23: Catch-up day
4/24: Holocaust background research
4/25: "The Power of Light" short story discussion
4/27: No School

8th Grade:
4/23: Man in the Water Reflection questions
4/24: Finish Man in the Water reflection questions and first grade poems
4/26: "At Gettysburg" poem discussion
4/27: No School

Week of 4/16-4/20

posted Apr 16, 2018, 8:34 AM by Jackie Klein   [ updated Apr 16, 2018, 8:49 AM ]

7th Grade: 
4/16: Finalize and edit Plant Feastival presentations, work on scripts
4/17: Finish scripts, finish notecards and begin practicing
4/18: Finish practicing, present to 8th graders
4/20: No school

8th Grade: 
4/16: Share poetry anthology, library time
4/17: "Man in the water" article intro and discussion
4/ 19: "Man in the water" disucssion. 

Week of 4/2-4/6

posted Apr 2, 2018, 8:12 AM by Jackie Klein

Homework for both grades: Spelling Packet and test-Lesson 16-due Friday, 4/6
7th Grade: 
4/2: Spelling Packet overview and library time
4/3: Deconstructing testing prompts
4/4: Continue poetry annotation of "The Bells" 
4/6: Spelling Test: Plant Feastival Intro

8th Grade: 
4/2: Spelling packet overview and library time
4/3: Deconstructing testing prompts
4/5: Continue working on poetry anthology
4/6: Spelling Test: continue working on poetry anthology

Week of 3/26-3/30

posted Mar 26, 2018, 2:10 PM by Jackie Klein

7th Grade:
3/26: Poetry overview and library time
3/27: Poetic devices vocab notes
3/28: How to annotate poems, 
3/30: Continue poetry annotations

8th grade: 
3/26: Poetry anathology overivew and library time
3/27: Bio Poem, Acrostic and Haiku overview: writing time
3/29: Concrete and blackout overview: writing time
3/30: Writing time 

Week of 3/19-3/23

posted Mar 19, 2018, 7:14 AM by Jackie Klein

Homework for both grades: Spelling Packet and Test-Lesson 15-due Friday, 3/23

7th grade: 
3/19: Review expectations, spelling packet overview and library time
3/20: Cyrano project introductions and work time
3/21: CMAS practice test, project work time
3/23: Spelilng test, finish Cyrano projects

8th Grade: 
3/19: Review expectaitons, spelling packet overview and library time
3/20: Poetic terms notes, poetry anthology overview
3/22: CMAS practice test, work on poetry anthology
3/23: Spelling tests, work on poetry anthology

Week of 3/5-3/8

posted Mar 8, 2018, 7:59 AM by Jackie Klein

7th Grade:
3/5: Catch-up on missing work, turn in late tickets
3/6: MVHS field trip
3/7: Finish Reading "Cyrano de Bergerac" and watch the end of the performance

8th Grade: 
3/5: Catch-up day, turn in late tickets, library time
3/6: MVHS field trip
3/8: Poetry analysis pre-test, create texting poems

Week of 2/26-3/2

posted Feb 26, 2018, 11:09 AM by Jackie Klein   [ updated Feb 27, 2018, 7:16 AM ]

Homework for both grades: Spelling test and packet-Lesson 14-due Friday, 3/2
Unused late tickets for 3rd quarter will be collected on Tuesday, 3/6 for extra credit. 
7th Grade: 
2/26: Spelling packet work time and library time
2/27: Finish comprehension questions for Act III of Cyrano, begin reading Act IV
2/28: CMAS prep, Finish reading Cyrano and watch the performance
3/2: Spelling test, finish watching the performance and begin projects

8th Grade: 
2/26: Spelling packet work time and library time
2/27: Finish working on twelfth night projects
3/1: CMAS prep, share Twelfth Night projects
3/2: Spelling test, catch-up day. 

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