Mrs. Leitzel

Mrs. Leitzel

Welcome to a new school year! I am so happy to be teaching for another year at St. Ann School! This year, we will learn so much in 8th grade Religion, 7th and 8th Language Arts, and Literature. Please do not hesitate to contact me at the school or through email: mleitzel@stann-emmaus.org if you have any questions during the school year. Let's work to make this year a happy and successful one!

Thank you so much for choosing St. Ann School for your child's education!



February 2019


Confirmation practice is Sunday, February 10th after the 12 noon mass. Please arrive at 12:45 for this short practice.


Homework for February 15th:



  • 7th LA:

Vocab 21/22 Exercises due WED, 2/20!! Spelling 25 Exercises due WED, 2/20!

Vocab papragraph moved to THURSDAY, 2/21! (Tests will be same days as usual)


8th LA:


Vocab 21/22 Exercises due WED, 2/20!! Spelling 25 Exercises due WED, 2/20!

Vocab papragraph moved to THURSDAY, 2/21! (Tests will be same days as usual)


  • 7th Literature:


GREEN: None!

GOLD: Read Chapter 27 and 28 Tom Sawyer- no questions.


  • 8th Literature:


  • We will continue our internet research on Animal Testing.


  • 8th Religion:

Confirmation questions (last 3) should be memorized by next Tues, 2/19!

Gifts of the Holy Spirit Interview sheets are due!

3 Questions for Msgr. Coyle for Tues, 2/19!




  • (Homework will be posted daily in this section. Homework is primarily given during the week. Tests are given with at least two days notice.)
    • Spelling is due every Wednesday. Tests are on Thursday.
    • Two Vocabulary Units are covered biweekly. Vocabulary Exercises are due on Tuesday. Vocabulary paragraph using 10 words due on Wednesday. Vocabulary tests are on Friday.

For each trimester, the student will read a book of his/ her own choosing independently and complete a response and a project. Students are expected to read for 20 minutes a day, and they will have an opportunity to read in class on "Free Read Friday."