September 3

Direction for the Week: September 5 -8

I hope that everyone enjoyed the Labor Day weekend!  Our four day week will focus on the following activities.

Advanced Language Arts 7

  • Genre preparation (fiction & mythology)
  • Essential question exploration:  What can cause a sudden change in someone’s life?
  • Guided reading
  • Response to text:  dialectical journals
  • Literary elements review:  plot, setting, antagonist, protagonist

Language Arts 7 (Periods 3 & 4)

  • Independent reading:  Boy by Roald Dahl
  • “Life Map”  (an activity designed for students to learn more about each other)
  • Genre preparation (fiction vs. non-fiction)
  • Guided reading:  Touching Spirit Bear by Ben Mikaelsen
  • Response to text:  Think Marks
  • Literary elements review:  protagonist & antagonist


Please make sure to turn in completed “From Your Perspective” surveys and Parent Contact Sheets before the end of the week!  Thank you!

Posted September 3, 2017 by acolleygjhs in category Uncategorized

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I am a highly qualified, certified teacher in the state of Ohio, and have a Master's of Science in Education. I speak German fluently, and have been the recipient of several grants including the Greenville Foundations Grant, the Japanese Fulbright Memorial Fund Grant, and the Funds for Teachers Grant.