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Welcome to 7th Grade Language Arts! 

 
This trimester, we will be reading the novel Touching Spirit Bear by author Ben Mikaelsen. Writing assignments will be based off of the events and themes embedded in the text. Get ready to put your creativity cap on and bring this novel to life! 


* There will be more information to come as the school year begins! *




Homework Assignments

11/20/17
  1. Period 1,2= Finish totem pole drawing and/or online creation for sharing tomorrow

11/18/17
  1. Period 6 = Finish totem pole drawing and/or online creation
      1. Sharing out on Monday for IB Bucks!

11/15/17
  1. Make sure to "Turn-In" your argument essay on Google Classroom 

11/7/17
  1. Period 3,4 - Circle Justice meeting on Thurs. and your essay is DUE: Friday! 
  2. Period 1,2,6 - Finish Chapter 17 and 18 Questions on Google Classroom

11/6/17

  1. Period 1, 2 - Finish reflection and Chapter 15-16 Questions if needed
  2. Period 3,4 - Work on ESSAY! 

Argument Essays are now due FRIDAY for 
periods 1,2 and 6!

10/26/17
  1. Periods 1,2,6 -- Work on body paragraphs for your argument essay. Your essay will be due November 1 (NEXT WEDNESDAY!)
  2. Periods 3,4 -- Write/type your thesis statement 

10/10/17: 
  1. Period 6 -- Chapter 1-10 test tomorrow, 10/11
  2. Periods 1,2 -- Chapter 1-10 test Thursday, 10/12
  3. Periods 3,4 -- Chapter 1-10 test TBD
TURN IN ALL Chapter Questions! 
Lots are missing! [insert crying emoji]

10/6/17: Have a wonderful long weekend! 
  1. Be sure to get caught up on chapter questions - the link is below if you need the text 
  2. Chapter 1-10 TEST this week 

10/4/17

Book

  1. Finish Chapter questions for tomorrow! 

9/29/17
  1. Articles due! 
    1. Period 6,2 = Friday
    2. Period 1 = Monday
    3. Period 3,4 = Tuesday 


9/25/17
  1. Continue drafting, editing and revising your news article.
Due dates: 
        Period 1: Friday 9/29 -- end of day
        Period 2: Friday 9/29 -- end of day
        Period 3: Tuesday 10/3
        Period 4: Tuesday 10/3 
        Period 6: Friday 9/29 -- end of day

9/21/17
1. Fill out graphic organizer for the article on Cole 

9/14/17
  1. Periods 1,2,6: Finish filling out Chapter 2 Summary chart  


9/13/17
  1. Finish Chapter 1 Questions for Touching Spirit Bear
(Audio of Chapter 1 is available on YouTube ) www.youtube.com ---> search book title and chapter 

9/11/17
  1. Finish Note-taking/Summary Chart for Chapter 1 in Touching Spirit Bear

9/5/17
I hope everyone had a relaxing long weekend! 
The homework for today still stands:
  • Finish Circle Justice response questions 
  • 1-inch binder for Language Arts only.
    • I still have approx. 10 binders that are up for grabs! 
    • Remember to ask older siblings/friends/family members if they have any old ones
    • $1-$3 at nearby stores 

8/20/17
Welcome 7th graders! These are the materials that you will need for Ms. Stack's Language Arts class: 
  • 3-ring, 1-inch binder ($1-$3 at Staples, Walmart, Dollar Store or hand-me-down) *I also have extra
    • These binders will be used for Language Arts  only.
  • Loose leaf lined paper (to put in binder) 
  • Pencil and/or blue or black pen 

I am *NOT* going to expect you to have these materials for the first day(s) of school but would just like to give a heads up to those of you who like to plan ahead! 

Team News

Welcome to Bobcat Country! 

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CONGRATULATIONS!

Former Awards:
KNOWLEDGEABLE
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Meet your teachers!
Mrs. Malone - Mr. Irving  - Mrs. John 
Mr. Burnell - Ms. Hurley  - Ms. Stack 




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Ms. Stack's Schedule

2017-2018 Schedule
Period 1: Language Arts
Period 2: Language Arts
Period 3: Language Arts
Period 4: Language Arts
Period 5: Prep
Period 6: Language Arts
Period 7:  Prep
Period 8:  PRIDE Block