Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Week of October 16 - 20

Period 1 - Intensive Reading 8 - Co-taught with Mrs. Markiewicz - http://lmarkiewicz.blogspot.com/
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Period 3 - Reading 7 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day. 
  • We will continue to work our way through the SRA Corrective Reading Program.  Students will not have homework while using this program.  If we achieve our weekly goals, we will read supplemental materials such as short stories, poetry, and other works of literature. 

Period 4 - Reading 8 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • The students will continue with the Challenger reading series.   

Period 5A - Practical English 10 - Co-taught with Mr. Wanger - http://wagnerenglish.blogspot.com/
  •  Please click the link above to view Mr. Wagner's Homework Helpline.

Period 6B - Language Arts 7/8 - *Students will have a bi-weekly spelling list.  Please help your child review the spelling word nightly! Students will only have other homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • Students will begin Lesson 4 spelling list on Monday, October 16. They will complete the lesson 4 spelling packet and sentences over the next two weeks.  The lesson 4 spelling test will take place on Friday, October 27.
  • During the week students will complete daily bellringers that help them improve their grammar, spelling, and punctuation skills. 

Period 7 - English 8 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/
  • Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.

Period 8 - English 7 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/

Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.

Monday, October 9, 2017

Week of October 9 - 13

Period 1 - Intensive Reading 8 - Co-taught with Mrs. Markiewicz - http://lmarkiewicz.blogspot.com/
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Period 3 - Reading 7 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day. 
  • We will continue to work our way through the SRA Corrective Reading Program.  Students will not have homework while using this program.  If we achieve our weekly goals, we will read supplemental materials such as short stories, poetry, and other works of literature. 
  • After completing the SRA lessons this week, students will be reading a passage, " Nick's Tourette's Syndrome."  They will complete activities prior to reading and after reading.

Period 4 - Reading 8 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • The students will be reading a passage, " Nick's Tourette's Syndrome."  They will complete activities prior to reading and after reading.    

Period 5A - Practical English 10 - Co-taught with Mr. Wanger - http://wagnerenglish.blogspot.com/
  •  Please click the link above to view Mr. Wagner's Homework Helpline.

Period 6B - Language Arts 7/8 - *Students will have a bi-weekly spelling list.  Please help your child review the spelling word nightly! Students will only have other homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • NO spelling list this week due to the  In-service on Monday, Data Delay on Wednesday, and Pep Rally on Friday.  We will begin Lesson 4 spelling list on Monday, October 16.  Enjoy your week off! 
  • Students will write the rough and final drafts of their pen pal letters this week.  They will mail their pen pal letters on Friday!
  • During the week students will complete daily bellringers that help them improve their grammar, spelling, and punctuation skills. 

Period 7 - English 8 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/
  • Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.

Period 8 - English 7 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/

Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.

Monday, October 2, 2017

Week of October 2 - 6

Period 1 - Intensive Reading 8 - Co-taught with Mrs. Markiewicz - http://lmarkiewicz.blogspot.com/
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Period 3 - Reading 7 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day. 
  • We will continue to work our way through the SRA Corrective Reading Program.  Students will not have homework while using this program.  If we achieve our weekly goals, we will read supplemental materials such as short stories, poetry, and other works of literature.

Period 4 - Reading 8 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • The students will continue in the Challenger Series, Book 1.  They will complete lessons 8 and 9 focusing on word endings and vowel sounds while reading.  They will complete the comprehension and writing activities that accompany the passages.  

Period 5A - Practical English 10 - Co-taught with Mr. Wanger - http://wagnerenglish.blogspot.com/
  •  Please click the link above to view Mr. Wagner's Homework Helpline.

Period 6B - Language Arts 7/8 - *Students will have a bi-weekly spelling list.  Please help your child review the spelling word nightly! Students will only have other homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • Students will work on envelope and friendly letter writing skills this week.  They will have a quiz on the parts of an envelope and friendly letter on Wednesday, October, 4th.
  • Lesson 3 spelling test will take place on Friday, October 6th.   Please help your child study their words nightly.  
  • During the week students will complete daily bellringers that help them improve their grammar, spelling, and punctuation skills. 

Period 7 - English 8 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/
  • Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.

Period 8 - English 7 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/

Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.

Monday, September 25, 2017

Week of September 25 - 29

Period 1 - Intensive Reading 8 - Co-taught with Mrs. Markiewicz - http://lmarkiewicz.blogspot.com/
  •  Please click the link above to view Mrs. Markiewicz's Homework Helpline


Period 3 - Reading 7 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day. 
  • We will continue to work our way through the SRA Corrective Reading Program.  Students will not have homework while using this program.  If we achieve our weekly goals, we will read supplemental materials such as short stories, poetry, and other works of literature.

Period 4 - Reading 8 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • The students will continue in the Challenger Series, Book 1.  They will complete lessons 6, 7, and 8 focusing on word endings while reading.  They will complete the comprehension and writing activities that accompany the passages.  

Period 5A - Practical English 10 - Co-taught with Mr. Wanger - http://wagnerenglish.blogspot.com/
  •  Please click the link above to view Mr. Wagner's Homework Helpline.

Period 6B - Language Arts 7/8 - *Students will have a bi-weekly spelling list.  Please help your child review the spelling word nightly! Students will only have other homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • Students will work on envelope and friendly letter writing skills this week.  They will have a quiz on the parts of an envelope and friendly letter on Friday, September 29th.
  • Lesson 3 spelling test will take place on Friday, October 6th.   Please help your child study their words nightly.  
  • During the week students will complete daily bellringers that help them improve their grammar, spelling, and punctuation skills. 

Period 7 - English 8 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/
  • Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.

Period 8 - English 7 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/

Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.

Monday, September 18, 2017

Week of September 18 - 22

Period 1 - Intensive Reading 8 - Co-taught with Mrs. Markiewicz - http://lmarkiewicz.blogspot.com/
  •  Please click the link above to view Mrs. Markiewicz's Homework Helpline


Period 3 - Reading 7 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day. 
  • We will continue to work our way through the SRA Corrective Reading Program.  Students will not have homework while using this program.  If we achieve our weekly goals, we will read supplemental materials such as short stories, poetry, and other works of literature.

Period 4 - Reading 8 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • The students will continue in the Challenger Series, Book 1.  They will complete lessons 5 and 6 focusing on word endings while reading.  They will complete the comprehension and writing activities that accompany the passages. 
  • Students will also be reading a short story entitled The Boy Who Couldn't Find Fear" and completing the activities for vocabulary, character, setting, synonyms, and antonyms after reading. 

Period 5A - Practical English 10 - Co-taught with Mr. Wanger - http://wagnerenglish.blogspot.com/
  •  Please click the link above to view Mr. Wagner's Homework Helpline.

Period 6B - Language Arts 7/8 - *Students will have a bi-weekly spelling list.  Please help your child review the spelling word nightly! Students will only have other homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • *Change* Due to length of the lists, students spelling tests will not be bi-weekly.  The lesson 2 spelling test will take place on Wednesday, September 20th, due to CDT testing.   Please help your child study their words nightly.  
  • During the week students will complete daily bellringers that help them improve their grammar, spelling, and punctuation skills. 

Period 7 - English 8 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/
  • Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.

Period 8 - English 7 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/

  • Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.  

Monday, September 11, 2017

Week of September 11 - 15

Period 1 - Intensive Reading 8 - Co-taught with Mrs. Markiewicz - http://lmarkiewicz.blogspot.com/

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Period 3 - Reading 7 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day. 
  • This week we will be beginning the SRA Corrective Reading Program.  Students will not have homework while using this program.  

Period 4 - Reading 8 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • The students will continue in the Challenger Series, Book 1.  They will complete lessons 3 and 4 focusing on long and short vowel sounds while reading.  They will complete the comprehension and writing activities that accompany the passages. 

Period 5A - Practical English 10 - Co-taught with Mr. Wanger - http://wagnerenglish.blogspot.com/
  •  Please click the link above to view Mr. Wagner's Homework Helpline.

Period 6B - Language Arts 7/8 - *Students will have a bi-weekly spelling list.  Please help your child review the spelling word nightly! Students will only have other homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • *Change* Due to length of the lists, students spelling tests will not be bi-weekly.  Lesson 2 will be this coming Wednesday due to CDT testing. Students will have a spelling test on Lesson 2 words on Wednesday, September 20th.  Please help your child study their words nightly.  
  • During the week students will complete daily bellringers that help them improve their grammar, spelling, and punctuation skills. 
  • Students will also choose their pen pals this week and begin envelope fill-in activities. 

Period 7 - English 8 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/
  • Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.

Period 8 - English 7 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/

  • Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.  

Monday, September 4, 2017

Week of September 5th - 8th

Period 1 - Intensive Reading 8 - Co-taught with Mrs. Markiewicz - http://lmarkiewicz.blogspot.com/
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Period 3 - Reading 7 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day. 
  • This week we will be beginning the SRA Corrective Reading Program.  Students will not have homework while using this program.  
Period 4 - Reading 8 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  •  This week we will begin using the Challenger Series.  The students will complete lessons 1 - 3 focusing on long and short vowel sounds while reading.  They will complete the comprehension activities that accompany the passages. 
Period 5A - Practical English 10 - Co-taught with Mr. Wanger - http://wagnerenglish.blogspot.com/
  •  Please click the link above to view Mr. Wagner's Homework Helpline.
Period 6B - Language Arts 7/8 - *Students will have a weekly spelling list.  Please help your child review the spelling word nightly! Students will only have other homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • Students will have a spelling test on Lesson 1 words on Friday, September 8th.  Please help your child study their words nightly.  
Period 7 - English 8 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/
  • Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.
Period 8 - English 7 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/
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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Week of August 28th through September 1st

Welcome Back! 

Period 1 - Intensive Reading 8 - Co-taught with Mrs. Markiewicz - http://lmarkiewicz.blogspot.com/
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Period 3 - Reading 7 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day. 
  • This week we will be reviewing classroom procedures, rules, participating in getting to know you activities, and completing placement testing. 
Period 4 - Reading 8 - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • This week we will be reviewing classroom procedures, rules, participating in getting to know you activities, and completing placement testing.  
Period 5A - Practical English 10 - Co-taught with Mr. Wanger - http://wagnerenglish.blogspot.com/
  •  Please click the link above to view Mr. Wagner's Homework Helpline.
Period 6B - Language Arts 7/8 - *Students will have a weekly spelling list.  Please help your child review the spelling word nightly! Students will only have other homework for this class if they are absent or do not complete the work assigned for the day.
  • This week we will be reviewing classroom procedures, rules, participating in getting to know you activities, and completing placement testing.  
Period 7 - English 8 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/
  • Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.
Period 8 - English 7 - Co-taught with Miss Zangari - http://mzangarihw.blogspot.com/
  • Please click the link above to view Miss Zangari's Homework Helpline.  

Friday, April 28, 2017

Week of May 1 - 5

Reading 7/8  (Pd 1) -  *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or are do not complete an assignment in class.
  •    Everyday students will complete a daily reading review activity in order to strengthen and improve their reading comprehension skills.  During these warm-ups, students practice the skills of analyzing and breaking down the language of a question and use the process of elimination when selecting choices for multiple choice questions.
  • Students will continue to read Max the Mighty, the sequel to Freak the Mighty.  As they read, they will be completing post-reading activities in their Max the Mighty packets.  We are half-way through the novel.  

Language Arts 7/8 (Pd 2) - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or are do not complete an assignment in class.
  • Everyday students will complete a daily language review activity in order to strengthen their grammar and spelling skills.   
  • Students will continue working on nouns this week and next week.  They are working on common vs. proper, singular vs. plural, and possessives. 
English 7/Language Arts 7  (Pd 4) -  co-taught with Ms. Fowler
  •  Please click on the link above to view Ms. Fowler's homework helpline.
Practical English 12 (Pd 5A) - co-taught with Mr. Wagner 
  • Please click on the link above to view Mr. Wagner's homework helpline.
Practical English Literature 12 (Pd 6A) - co-taught with Mr. Wagner 
  • Please click on the link above to view Mr. Wagner's homework helpline.
English 7/Language Arts 7  (Pd 8) -  co-taught with Ms. Fowler
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Monday, April 24, 2017

Week of April 24 - 28



Reading 7/8  (Pd 1) -  *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or are do not complete an assignment in class.
  •    Everyday students will complete a daily reading review activity in order to strengthen and improve their reading comprehension skills.  During these warm-ups, students practice the skills of analyzing and breaking down the language of a question and use the process of elimination when selecting choices for multiple choice questions.
  • Students will continue to read Max the Mighty, the sequel to Freak the Mighty.  As they read, they will be completing post-reading activities in their Max the Mighty packets.

Language Arts 7/8 (Pd 2) - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or are do not complete an assignment in class.
  • Everyday students will complete a daily language review activity in order to strengthen their grammar and spelling skills.   
  • Students will be working on nouns this week and next week.  They are working on common vs. proper, singular vs. plural, and possessives. 
English 7/Language Arts 7  (Pd 4) -  co-taught with Ms. Fowler
  •  Please click on the link above to view Ms. Fowler's homework helpline.
Practical English 9 (Pd 5A) - co-taught with Mr. Wagner 
  • Please click on the link above to view Mr. Wagner's homework helpline.
Practical English Literature 9 (Pd 6A) - co-taught with Mr. Wagner 
  • Please click on the link above to view Mr. Wagner's homework helpline.
English 7/Language Arts 7  (Pd 8) -  co-taught with Ms. Fowler
  •  Please click on the link above to view Ms. Fowler's homework helpline.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Week of April 17 - 21

Reading 7/8  (Pd 1) -  *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or are do not complete an assignment in class.
  •    Everyday students will complete a daily reading review activity in order to strengthen and improve their reading comprehension skills.  During these warm-ups, students practice the skills of analyzing and breaking down the language of a question and use the process of elimination when selecting choices for multiple choice questions.
  • Students will continue to read Max the Mighty, the sequel to Freak the Mighty.  As they read, they will be completing post-reading activities in their Max the Mighty packets.

Language Arts 7/8 (Pd 2) - *Students will only have homework for this class if they are absent or are do not complete an assignment in class.
  • Everyday students will complete a daily language review activity in order to strengthen their grammar and spelling skills.   
  • Students will continue to work on their writing skills through daily journal entries. 
  • Students will have the final drafts of their pen pal letters written by Friday, 4/21.  
English 7/Language Arts 7  (Pd 4) -  co-taught with Ms. Fowler
  •  Please click on the link above to view Ms. Fowler's homework helpline.
Practical English 9 (Pd 5A) - co-taught with Mr. Wagner 
  • Please click on the link above to view Mr. Wagner's homework helpline.
Practical English Literature 9 (Pd 6A) - co-taught with Mr. Wagner 
  • Please click on the link above to view Mr. Wagner's homework helpline.
English 7/Language Arts 7  (Pd 8) -  co-taught with Ms. Fowler
  •  Please click on the link above to view Ms. Fowler's homework helpline.

Week of October 16 - 20

Period 1 - Intensive Reading 8  - Co-taught with Mrs. Markiewicz -  http://lmarkiewicz.blogspot.com/  Please click the link above t...