Study Skills and Writing

Get ready for high school! Use this site in conjunction with Google Classroom to keep updated on the latest skills practice, writing workshop information, and high-school prep. Please check the Google Calendar for a quick reference to homework assignments and due dates.

What's on the Writing Agenda?

7th Grade: Your mini-research papers on "Should Lyddie Sign the Petition" are due on Friday, February 16th. A draft is due on February 15th, so that you can take part in a peer review. If you know you will be leaving early for vacation, please submit your essay before you leave. Reminder: your paper should be in MLA format.


8th Grade: Your Graduation Poems are due on Friday, February 16th. A draft of your poem is due on Thursday, February 15th. No need to format in MLA--use whatever formatting is appropriate for your piece. Just be sure your name is on the print-out.