Homework Assigned By: Gale Kelly
April 16, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
Finish questions 2 and 3 on 'I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings' for tomorrow's class. Answers will be shared aloud. The poem is posted in Google Classroom.

Review for you literary terms quiz May 9.
April 15, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
INS #3 due May 10
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
INS #3 due May 10
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
Literary Devices quiz May 9
INS #3 due May 10
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Literary Devices quiz May 9
INS #3 due May 10
Homeroom
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
50/50 tickets are now overdue. Please return.
April 10, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
Finish final copy of animal poem in your booklet.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
Finish movie review.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Finish final copy of animal poem in your booklet.
April 4, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
1. Reading Fridays begin tomorrow
2. Finish Pre-Writing Exercise #2 in the Media Unit
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
1. Research Biographies (booklets and essays) due at the end of class tomorrow.
2. Next week: Reading Monday (to make up for missing tomorrow's Reading Friday) and Reading Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
1. Reading Friday tomorrow
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
1. Reading Friday tomorrow
2. Finish questions 1,2,3,4 on 'The Snail' in your Poetry Unit Booklet. Homework will be checked at the beginning of class tomorrow while students read their INS #3 novel.
March 26, 2019
Homeroom
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Please make an effort to get your 50/50 ticket money in asap.
March 5, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
We are still reading Romeo and Juliet as a class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
We are currently working on our Outsiders Booklet. This is a project that is fully done during class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
We have started our Read Aloud Novel called Freak the Mighty. Students who miss a day can borrow the book from the school's library.
Health
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Groups have been working on preparing their stress relief activity. They will finish their planning on Friday. Each group has a scheduled date for their activity presentation.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
We have started our Read Aloud Novel called Freak the Mighty. Students who miss a day can borrow the book from the school's library.
Homeroom
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Tickets have been sent home for our 50/50 Fundraiser. If you wish to have more tickets, feel free to email Miss Kelly and she will gladly send them along :)
February 25, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
We finished our Prologue worksheet today and reviewed it in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
UPDATE - Turning Points is now going to be due on Wednesday, Feb. 27 because some students still need more time.

We will begin Freak the Mighty on Thursday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
UPDATE - Turning Points is now going to be due on Wednesday, Feb. 27 because students need time to type their work in Google Classroom.

We will begin Freak the Mighty on Thursday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
School closed all afternoon - no ELA class.
February 20, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Complete Turning Points Activity #4 . This is found in your binder and on Google classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
Complete Turning Points Activity #4 . This is found in your binder and on Google classroom.
February 12, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
Finish 'Penny in the Dust' questions.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
No assigned homework from today's class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
No assigned homework from today's class.
Health
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
No assigned homework from today's class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
No assigned homework from today's class.
February 8, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
IMPORTANT
... your Narrative Unit Test is FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15, DAY 7 DURING PERIOD 4.
... your Independent Novel Study collage is now due TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 19, DAY 7 DURING PERIOD 2.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
no assigned homework from today's class
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Book-in-a-bag presentations begin Monday. Exciting!
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
Book-in-a-bag presentations begin Monday. Exciting!
Homeroom
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Don't forget to bring a novel everyday :)
February 6, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
Finish Task A in your Turning Points Booklet. Students have a copy of this booklet in their binder and it is posted in Google Classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
No assigned homework from today's class. Tomorrow we will be starting our Turning Points Unit - students will be given a copy of the booklet. A copy is also posted in the Google Classroom.
Health
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
No assigned homework from today's class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
Tomorrow we will be critiquing 'Lamb to the Slaughter' questions. We will also be presenting our visuals / scenes.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
As practice for your test, you can do 'Hero to Zero' question #3. This is NOT assigned for homework but is a great way to prepare for Friday's test.

Tomorrow is your last reading period. While students are reading, Miss Kelly will hold one-on-one teacher/student conferences to discuss the test on Friday.
Homeroom
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Please bring $4 for the hypnotist show. If this poses stress for a family, please don't hesitate to privately let me know - zero stress intended :)
February 5, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
No assigned homework from today's class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
No assigned homework from today's class.
Art
Assigned to Class: 225
No assigned homework from today's class. We will be completing 'Lamb to the Slaughter' work tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
'Hero to Zero' - Finish question 1 and question 2. We will discuss the answers in class tomorrow and work on question 3.
February 4, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
no assigned homework from today's class
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
no assigned homework from today's class
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
no assigned homework from today's class
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
Review for Friday's test.
- know literary terms (see handout)
- know how to write a constructed response answer (see handout)
- know types of text connections
Homeroom
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Students are asked to bring $4 to homeroom to cover the cost of the hypnotist during spirit week.

Spirit Week Feb. 25 - March 1

Monday, Feb. 25 - PJ Day
Tuesday, Feb. 26 - Twin Day
Wednesday, Feb. 27 - Pink Day
Thursday, Feb. 28 - Pride Day
Friday, March 1 - Jersey Day
January 31, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Review for test tomorrow
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
Finish long answer questions for the short story 'Not Ever Again'.

Reading Friday tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
Long answer questions for 'A Slippery Scheme' will be looked at by Miss Kelly tomorrow during your Friday Reading period. Please make sure you have both your answers and your novel.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
Review for tomorrow's test
Homeroom
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Make sure you are prepared with a novel for silent reading OR outstanding homework during homeroom. You can use tomorrow's homeroom to review your literary terms.

HEALTH CLASS TOMORROW - bring a pillow!
January 28, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
study for Friday's test
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
study for Friday's test
Religion
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
no homework
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
no assigned homework from today's class
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
no assigned homework from today's class
January 25, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Today was Reading Friday so there is no new assigned homework.

Enjoy your weekend!
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
Today was Reading Friday so there is no new assigned homework.

Enjoy your weekend!
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
Today was Reading Friday so there is no new assigned homework.

We did not get to read our rants today so we will read them on Monday during class.

Enjoy your weekend!
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
Today was Reading Friday so there is no new assigned homework.

Enjoy your weekend!
January 24, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
Finish writing your Rant. Today's class period was dedicated to completing the rant.

Important Note - many students are coming to class without the necessary materials. Please ensure you come with loose leaf paper or an exercise book, your ELA binder with all of your handouts in it, and a pencil.

Reminder - tomorrow is Reading Friday!
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Finish 'The Crazy Mixed-Up School Teacher' question #1. We will be writing our diary entries on Monday.

Important Note - many students are coming to class without the necessary materials. Please ensure you come with loose leaf paper or an exercise book, your ELA binder with all of your handouts in it, and a pencil.

Reminder - tomorrow is Reading Friday!
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
Finish 'The Crazy Mixed-Up School Teacher' question #1 and #2.

Important Note - many students are coming to class without the necessary materials. Please ensure you come with loose leaf paper or an exercise book, your ELA binder with all of your handouts in it, and a pencil.

Reminder - tomorrow is Reading Friday!
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
Today we began working on our Adopt a Soldier Assignment (posted in Google Classroom). Even though it is an 'at home' project, we will be going to the computer lab on Monday to continue working on it. Today's computer lab class was FANTASTIC!

Important Note - many students are coming to class without the necessary materials. Please ensure you come with loose leaf paper or an exercise book, your ELA binder with all of your handouts in it, and a pencil.

Reminder - tomorrow is Reading Friday!
Homeroom
Assigned to Class: 225
Fire Drill tomorrow so bring your coat to homeroom.
January 23, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
Today we finished up question #1 on the Rant / Rebuttal. Students worked very hard and their writing is coming along nicely. Tomorrow we will be sharing the answers and also reading out our Rants. This will give students an informal speaking mark so please make sure it's done :)
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
No assigned homework, other than the basic review literary terms and keep working on INS #2.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
Finish question #1 ('The Crazy Mixed Up School Teacher).
Religion
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
no homework
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
No assigned homework, other than the basic review literary terms and keep working on INS #2.
Homeroom
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Pink t-shirts orders are still being taken.
January 22, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
We worked on 'The Crazy Mixed Up School Teacher' in class today. The handout is in Google Classroom.

Keep working on your Independent Novel Study #2.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
We started writing answers to the questions on Rick Mercer's two Rants as well as the Rebuttal article. These will be finished and shared in class tomorrow.

Keep working on your Independent Novel Study #2.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
Today we watched 'The Trail of the Caribou' in class to help prepare for our Adopt a Soldier writing activity.

Keep working on your Independent Novel Study #2.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
We worked on 'The Crazy Mixed Up School Teacher' in class today. The handout is in Google Classroom.

Keep working on your Independent Novel Study #2.
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
If you would like to purchase a pink t-shirt for our Anti-bullying day, please bring $7 to Ms. Kelly who will record your order.
January 21, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
no assigned homework today
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
no assigned homework today
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
no assigned homework
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
no assigned homework today
January 18, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
Continue reading independent novel.
Reminders:
1.'Fire and Death' question due Monday
2. Spelling Bee on Monday
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
Continue reading independent novel.
Reminders:
1. 'Golden Pants' suspense question now due on Monday
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Continue reading independent novel.
Reminders:
1.'Fire and Death' question due Monday
2. Spelling Bee on Monday
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
Continue reading independent novel.
Tuesday we will be going to the computer lab to do research for our upcoming letter writing assessment.
Reminder:
1. Spelling Bee on Monday
January 17, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1 (207)
Write a well-developed paragraph discussing the use of internal conflict in Yvonne Galitis' short story 'Fire and Death'. Remember to use your graphic organizer to help you with the structure.

Reminder - independent novel study
project due Feb. 8
- short story test Feb. 1
- tomorrow is Reading Friday
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
Write a well-developed paragraph discussing the use of internal conflict in Yvonne Galitis' short story 'Fire and Death'. Remember to use your graphic organizer to help you with the structure.


Reminder - independent novel study
project due Feb. 8
- short story test Feb. 1
- tomorrow is Reading Friday
Religion
Assigned to Class: 7-4 (225)
no homework
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 9-2(205)
Finish the question:
Discuss two ways suspense is created in the short story 'Golden Pants' by Roger Lemelin. Remember to use your graphic organizer and the exemplar on the back.

Reminder - tomorrow is Reading Friday
Reminder - independent novel study
project #2 due Feb. 15
Reminder - short story test Feb. 8
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3(209)
Finish the question:
Discuss the theme 'it is important to stand up for what you believe in' as it relates to the story 'The Zarg Tyranny'. Be sure to refer to your graphic organizer as well as the exemplar on the back.

Reminder - tomorrow is Reading Friday
Reminder - short story test Feb. 11
- independent novel study
project due Feb. 15

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