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Welcome back to school for the 2015-2016 school year! Get ready to explore a variety of literary and writing genres - narrative, poetry, myths and legends, argumentation, and lots of nonfiction. This class site will have all of your assignments, class announcements, important dates on the calendar, and who knows what else!  Please visit this site frequently - you will discover many new things!

Words for thought: "The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving." (Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.)




Homework Assignments

  • CAASPP TESTING ALERT ~ 4/24/16 THIS COMING WEEK AT HOLMES ALL STUDENTS WILL PARTICIPATE IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS SBAC TESTING IN ALL GRADE LEVELS. THE TESTING BEGAN LAST WEEK, ON MONDAY 4/18,  IN ...
    Posted Apr 24, 2016, 4:21 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • H English per 1, 3, 6 ~ 4/22/16 Last Thursday, 4/21, in periods 3 and 5, and Friday, 4/22, in period 6, we completed our exploration and analysis of "All Summer in a Day" by viewing ...
    Posted Apr 24, 2016, 1:53 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • English 7 per 4, 5 ~ 4/24/16 Last Friday, 4/22, we completed our exploration and analysis of "All Summer in a Day" by viewing the movie version and drawing comparisons between the written text and the ...
    Posted Apr 24, 2016, 1:43 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • April 19, 2016 Today was a regular Tuesday schedule. In all English 7 classes the lessons focused on spelling, vocabulary, and grammar skills specific to "All Summer in a Day."All students who ...
    Posted Apr 19, 2016, 5:12 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • All English 7 Classes 4/18/16 THIS IS A FINAL AR REMINDER FOR ALL ENGLISH 7 CLASSES:ALL READING LOGS, DIALECTICAL JOURNALS, AND TOPS REPORTS ARE DUE IN CLASS ON TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2016, WITHOUT FAIL
    Posted Apr 17, 2016, 5:58 PM by Ellen Yuen
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Class Announcements

  • ELA SBAC TESTING ALERT ~ 4/24/16 THIS COMING WEEK AT HOLMES ALL STUDENTS WILL PARTICIPATE IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS SBAC TESTING IN ALL GRADE LEVELS. THE TESTING BEGAN LAST WEEK, ON MONDAY 4/18,  IN ...
    Posted Apr 24, 2016, 4:18 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • AR ALERT ~ 1/29/16 Friday, 1/29 was the final chance to request an AR test delete for the 5-week test. No exceptions. Be sure to take the correct test for the book ...
    Posted Jan 29, 2016, 6:34 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • AR Alert for Eng 7 per 4, 5 ~ 1/19/16 Immediate change to requirements for the 5-week grading period!! Students, in the interest of helping more of you to achieve success with the reading requirements in English 7 this ...
    Posted Jan 20, 2016, 1:52 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • Yearbook ~ 1/16/16 I just want to give a shout out to my fabulous Yearbook staff for immediately and enthusiastically jumping on the insane train called "the next deadline is upon us" and ...
    Posted Jan 16, 2016, 6:24 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • AR Update ~ 1/15/16 As of this date, all students in Ms Yuen's English 7 classes who attended class this week   have completed their STAR Testing for the 2016 semester. This was done ...
    Posted Jan 15, 2016, 5:25 PM by Ellen Yuen
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