Study Guide Answer Key

Here are the answers for the Study Guide for the Final Exam tomorrow. Check your work against these answers to make sure you understand the concepts and vocabulary that will be on the test. Answer Key – Final Summative Study Guide – 2018 It would be a good idea to review the vocabulary words for Units…

Last Full Week…

And it is truly a FULL one! Upcoming Events: 5/14 – All students received the Study Guide for Thursday’s Final Exam. There will be time in class on Wednesday to work on and finalize this using the textbooks. 5/14- Special Hawk Time Grill Out (Hotdogs will be served!) 5/15- Seventh Grade Olympic Day- Wear your…

Study Guide for Final Exam

The Final Summative Assessment for 7th Grade Language Arts classes will be given on Thursday, May 17. All students will receive a printed copy of the Study Guide on Monday, but for those who would like to see and possibly begin working on it over the weekend, I am attaching a copy of it here:  Final…

Wrapping Up the Year

Upcoming Events: 5/14- Special Hawk Time Grill Out (Hotdogs will be served!) 5/15- Seventh Grade Olympic Day- Wear your country’s color shirt and sunscreen!  My homeroom is Great Britain Blue. 5/16- 8th Grade Walk to Hillgrove Ceremony 5/18- Cultural Extension Day 5/21- Awards Day Ceremonies 5/22 and 5/23- Early Release Things to Know for Language…

Week of 4-23 through 4-27

  Learning Targets Evaluate the ideas, structure, and use of language in a comedic monologue performance. Evaluate a comedic monologue, and create a humorous effect in a written response. Write a comedic monologue with effective ideas, structure, and language. Standards of Focus SL.7.1a: Come to discussions prepared, having read or researched material under study; explicitly…

Week of 4-9 4-13 2018

Welcome back from break, everyone! Your schedule, classes, and assignments are going to be a bit different for the next two weeks due to Milestones testing, but we are going to go with the flow and keep the learning up!  Our goal is to finish strong! Parents:  I’d love to provide students with some treats during those…

Have a Great Spring Break!

I  hope everyone had fun and enjoyed your cultural extension day for Africa!  If you weren’t able to finish The Queen of Katwe, I’d suggest you try to watch it!  It has THE BEST ending!  It’s on Netflix for those who have it.  🙂 As far as Language Arts, please be patient while I get your Leader Multimedia…

Week of March 26 – 30

Standards of Focus W.7.6: Use technology, including the Internet, to produce and publish writing and link to and cite sources as well as to interact and collaborate with others including linking to and citing sources. W.7.8: Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources, using search terms effectively; assess the credibility and accuracy of…

Research Presentation Choices

  Today you will do 2 things – look at the 4 choices for your Biographical Presentation and complete your Annotated Bibliography.  Below you will find an example of the bibliography format and tutorials and examples of your 4 choices: Annotated Bibliography: Here are the 4 choices for you and your partner: PowToons Video Powtoon…

Week of 3-19 through 3-23

This week, students will begin developing their multimedia presentations.  The choices for each partnership are : PowToons Video Audacity Podcast Sway Presentation Tri-Fold Display Board Students spent the last week researching a great leader whose choices had positive impact on people and will now take that information and build an interactive, multimedia presentation that will…