Mrs. Briggs         English 7      e-mail: kimbriggs@campbell.k12.va.us 

Recent Announcements

  • Check back here often for up-to-date information!
  • Wk of 1/7/19
    Report cards will go home tomorrow, Tuesday 1/8.  Although no formal conferences are scheduled, if you would like to meet, please let me know.  

    The Article of the Week homework assignments will begin again this week.  Please encourage your child to turn these in on time and to carefully adhere to the scoring rubric to earn maximum points.  

    English MAP Testing will be Jan. 8 - Jan. 11.  Please be sure students are well-rested and have a hearty breakfast each morning to help them perform their best :)  Thank you!
    Posted Jan 7, 2019, 10:54 AM by Kim Briggs
  • Wk of 10/22/18
    Article of the Week homework assignments are now in full swing.  A new article will be distributed every Wednesday and due the following Tuesday.  Students are expected to thoroughly annotate the article and respond in writing to focus questions.  A Reading grade and a Writing grade will be earned for each article.  Scoring rubrics will be attached, and students have an overview sheet in their binder noting clear expectations for these assignments.  They should also have several modeled examples of articles we've completed in class to assist them.  Please let me know if you have any questions.  
    Posted Oct 23, 2018, 4:48 AM by Kim Briggs
  • Wk of 9/24/18
    A Scholastic Book Club order form will be sent home 9/24.  You can order online or send the order form with payment back in to me.  This is an easy way to get great books in the hands of your middle schooler!  Your orders through Scholastic also allow me to grow our classroom library with books your kids want to read.  Please consider helping us out :)  Open the flyer for more details.
    Posted Sep 23, 2018, 1:18 PM by Kim Briggs
  • Wk of 8/27/18
    Welcome to 7th Grade!  Check back periodically for classroom updates and new resources.  Students have access all year to the folder titled "Instructional Resources" which allows them to print another copy of a lost homework assignment.  Feel free to email me with any questions or concerns regarding your child's English instruction.  
    Posted Aug 27, 2018, 11:43 AM by Kim Briggs
  • Wk of 4/23

    The English 7 SOL Test is Tuesday 5/1 and the English 6 SOL Test is Wednesday 5/2 .  We are preparing for these important assessments in class.  Students have a packet with relevant vocabulary to review at home.  Please email me with any questions or concerns.  I am confident they will be successful if they give 100% next week :)  Please ensure that your child gets plenty of rest and a good breakfast on test mornings.  Thank you for your support!

    Posted Apr 24, 2018, 8:14 AM by Kim Briggs
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