Mrs. Zakrzewski ELA

My email is szakrzewski@saintmatthewschool.com

Please bring your favorite summer reading book into school tomorrow, Wednesday, September 10, 2019.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Diamante poems are due tomorrow, Friday September 13.

Be prepared to work on your Summer Reading Book Review in class tomorrow, Friday September 13.

Summer Reading Book Review is due Tuesday, September 17. Please attach your Rubric to your Book Review.

I will be collecting ELA copybooks next week to make sure all classwork has been completed.

Thank you!

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

The Summer Reading Book Reviews are due now. Please hand in by Friday, September 20 to receive full credit.

Please bring in your copy of "The Outsiders." We will begin reading the book together tomorrow, Thursday, September 19. I have a few extra copies in the classroom for those who need them.

Spelling Test, Friday, September 20. Test will be on 15 of our 20 Spelling words.

Please hand in Word Wheels by Friday, September 20.

Please finish p. 92 in Exercises in English workbook.

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Spelling Test tomorrow Friday, September 20 on 15 of the following words:

  • beige, believe, biscuit, briefcase, completely, decision, doesn't, experiment, fierce, gauge, lieutenant, maneuver, perfume, politely, preserve, recruit, sleigh, thirtieth, through, weirdest

Group A: In your Vocabulary Book, complete page 17 & 18 for tomorrow.

Group G: Complete p. 92 Exercises in English for tomorrow.

Tomorrow, Friday, September 20 is the last day to hand in your Summer Book Review and Word Wheels.

Monday, September 23, 2019

Spelling Test on Lesson 2 will be on Friday, September 27.

Adverbs Test, Thursday, September 26.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Adverbs Test: use your study guide to prepare for the test tomorrow, Thursday , September 26.

Spelling Test on Lesson 2, Friday, September 27.

Spelling Test on Lesson 1 will be given Monday, September 30 for those who were absent.


Thursday, October 3, 2019

Spelling Test on Lesson 3 tomorrow, Friday, October 4.

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Spelling Test tomorrow, Friday October 11.

Groups A/G: Vocabulary Book up to & including page 31 due tomorrow, Friday October 11.

Groups Z/G: The Outsiders Reread pages 49-50. Rewrite this scene from Darry's Point of View to hand in tomorrow, Friday October 11.


Monday, October 14, 2019

Vocabulary Workshop test tomorrow, Tuesday October 15 on Units 1-3

Adjectives Test on Thursday, October 17.

Spelling Test on Friday, October 18.

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Adjectives Test tomorrow Wednesday, October 16.

Group A: The Outsiders Reread pages 49-50. Rewrite this scene from Darry's Point of View due by Friday, October 18.

Groups Z/A/G: Lyric Poem and Illustration due tomorrow Wednesday, October 16.

Monday, October 21, 2019

Field trip to Bartram Gardens Friday, October 25. Students may wear their gym uniforms and sneakers and pack a brown bagged lunch.

The Outsiders Vocabulary Chapters 1-4 definitions and Quizlet posted to Google Classroom, code eruczn.

The Outsiders Vocabulary Chapters 1-4 test, Thursday, October 24.

Be prepared to present a sample of your writing in class tomorrow, Tuesday, October 22.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Groups Z/A/G: Word Wheel due tomorrow.

The Outsiders Vocabulary Chapters 1-4 test, Thursday, October 24.

Field trip to Bartram Gardens Friday, October 25. Students may wear their gym uniforms and sneakers and pack a brown bagged lunch.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Groups A/G: Spelling Worksheet due tomorrow, Thursday, October 31.

Last day to hand in outstanding writing assignments is October 31.

Indoor Walk-a-thon tomorrow, October 31 at 1:00pm.

The Monsters are Due on Maple Street Vocabulary Quizlet posted to Google Classroom, code eruczn.

The Monsters are Due on Maple Street Comprehension/Vocabulary Test, Monday, November 4.

Have a safe and Happy Halloween!

Friday, November 8, 2019

Group A: Comparison paragraph due Monday, November 11.

Groups Z/A/G: Fog Poem and illustration due Monday, November 11.

Groups Z/A/G: Outsiders Vocabulary Chapters 5-7 due Monday, November 11.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Group A: Hero Poem due Wednesday, November 13.

Groups Z/A/G: Outsiders Vocabulary Chapters 8 & 9 due Wednesday, November 13.