Mrs. Volosin's Language Arts Class 
     "Books, to the reading child, are so much more than books-- they are 
                               dreams and knowledge, they are a future, and a past."  
                                            -Esther Meynell
 
 

HOMEWORK AND REMINDERS- 7B

 

EXPERT 21 READING PROGRAM ONLINE WEBSITE ADDRESS FOR STUDENTS TO LOG IN:
 

Scholastic Scope student password: crownpink685

HOMEROOM-    Seventh grade: Bring home Schoology letters with parent access codes

7B News: Save the Date for Medieval Times Field Trip on June 10, 2015 / Parent pick-up will be required at Eisenhower


SNACKS SOLD AND INGREDIENTS ARE ATTACHED ON MY "HANDOUTS" PAGE UNDER "FOOD LIST INGREDIENTS"
                     
ALL CLASSES- Personalized Reading Books needed daily! 

NON-Narrative / Persuasive Writing Unit Resource:

Self-assessment tool for persuasive writing: homework helper:

http://www.timeforkids.com/homework-helper/a-plus-papers/persuasive-essay /

PARCC website for practice tests: http://practice.parcc.testnav.com/#  
Grades 6-8 ELA Tutorial: http://parcc.pearson.com/tutorial/

 PARCC PRACTICE TESTS: http://parcc.pearson.com/practice-tests/english/


Week of June 15 - June 19

Monday-  Reading / 
Writing:
 
*Be prepared for the Protest Song Lesson Presentation 

Tuesday
-
 Reading: 
Writing: 

*Be prepared for the Protest Song Lesson Presentation

Wednesday- 
Reading / 
Writing
*Be prepared for the Protest Song Lesson Presentation

Thursday- 
Reading / 
 
Writing
*Be prepared for the Protest Song Lesson Presentation

Friday-
Reading / 
Writing: 



Week of June 8 - June 12

Monday-  Reading / 
Writing:
 
*Protest Song Work (refer to Schoology) Presentation due: Monday; group lesson plan for protest song due: Monday!!!

Tuesday
-
 Reading: 
Writing: 

*Protest Song Work (refer to Schoology) Presentation due: Monday; group lesson plan for protest song due: Monday!!!

Wednesday- 
Reading / 
Writing
*Protest Song Work (refer to Schoology) Presentation due: Monday; group lesson plan for protest song due: Monday!!!

Thursday- 
Reading / 
 
Writing
*Protest Song Work (refer to Schoology) Presentation due: Monday; group lesson plan for protest song due: Monday!!!

Friday-
Reading / 
Writing: 
*Protest Song Work (refer to Schoology) Presentation due: Monday; group lesson plan for protest song due: Monday!!!
***Complete "Holocaust Poem and Photograph Activity" from class! due: Monday


Week of June 1 - June 5

Monday-  Reading / 
Writing:
 
*PERIODS 1/2: COMPLETE reading Literature Circe book; two pages of notes are due for the third discussion (refer to "Smart Readers Take Notes" on Schoology):due: THURSDAY, JUNE 4th!!!
*PERIODS 3/6 and 7/8: COMPLETE reading Literature Circe book; two pages of notes are due for the third discussion (refer to "Smart Readers Take Notes" on Schoology): Friday, June 5th

Tuesday
-
 Reading: 
Writing: 

*PERIODS 1/2: COMPLETE reading Literature Circe book; two pages of notes are due for the third discussion (refer to "Smart Readers Take Notes" on Schoology): due: THURSDAY, JUNE 4th!!!
*PERIODS 3/6 and 7/8: COMPLETE reading Literature Circe book; two pages of notes are due for the third discussion (refer to "Smart Readers Take Notes" on Schoology): Friday, June 5th

Wednesday- 
Reading / 
Writing
*PERIODS 1/2: COMPLETE reading Literature Circe book; two pages of notes are due for the third discussion (refer to "Smart Readers Take Notes" on Schoology): due: TOMORROW!!!
*PERIODS 3/6 and 7/8: COMPLETE reading Literature Circe book; two pages of notes are due for the third discussion (refer to "Smart Readers Take Notes" on Schoology): Friday, June 5th
**Protest Song Interpretation Assignment-Metaphor due: Monday, June 8---assignment is on Schoology

Thursday- 
Reading / 
 
Writing
*PERIODS 3/6 and 7/8: COMPLETE reading Literature Circe book; two pages of notes are due for the third discussion (refer to "Smart Readers Take Notes" on Schoology): Friday, June 5th
**Protest Song Interpretation Assignment-Metaphor due: Monday, June 8---assignment is on Schoology

Friday-
Reading / 
Writing: 
**Protest Song Interpretation Assignment-Metaphor due: Monday, June 8---assignment is on Schoology


Week of May 25 - May 29

Monday-  Reading / 
Writing:
 


Tuesday
-
 Reading: 
Writing: 

*Continue reading Literature Circe book; two pages of notes are due for the third discussion (refer to "Smart Readers Take Notes" on Schoology): Friday, May 29th
*Work on drafting research paper with citations; refer to documents on Schoology--final revisions due by Monday, June 1st
***ROUGH drafts of research papers are due tomorrow

Wednesday- 
Reading / 
Writing
*Continue reading Literature Circe book; two pages of notes are due for the third discussion (refer to "Smart Readers Take Notes" on Schoology): Friday, May 29th
*Work on drafting/editing research paper with citations; refer to documents on Schoology--final revisions due by Monday, June 1st (refer to Proper Citations presentation on "Awesome Links and Activities")


Thursday- 
Reading / 
 
Writing
*Continue reading Literature Circe book; two pages of notes are due for the third discussion (refer to "Smart Readers Take Notes" on Schoology): Friday, May 29th
*Complete revising research paper with citations AND a Works Cited page; refer to documents on Schoology--final revisions due by Monday, June 1st (refer to Proper Citations presentation on "Awesome Links and Activities")


Friday-
Reading / 
Writing: 
*COMPLETE reading Literature Circe book; two pages of notes are due for the last discussion (refer to "Smart Readers Take Notes" on Schoology): PERIODS 1 and 2-THURSDAY, June 4th; PERIODS 3 and 6 and 7 and 8 due: FRIDAY, June 5th
*Complete revising research paper with citations AND a Works Cited page; refer to documents on Schoology--final revisions due by Monday, June 1st (refer to Proper Citations presentation on "Awesome Links and Activities"); SUBMIT FINAL RESEARCH PAPERS INTO SCHOOLOGY BY MONDAY, June 1st!!!
















 



































































 














 

 
 


 
 

 
 
 


 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Writing is an exploration.  You start from nothing and learn as you go."
                        -E.L. Doctorow
 
*Recommendended reading books can be downloaded from "Handouts" Page