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Welcome back to school for  2014-2015!  This year we will be exploring many literary genres - short stories, poetry, myths and legends, 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 mind, once expanded to the dimensions of larger ideas, never returns to its original size." (Oliver Wendell Holmes)




Homework Assignments

  • All English 7 students ~ 4/17/15 One week of Smarter Balanced Common Core Testing finished - yay! We should be finished with this part of the English testing on Monday, 4/20.  Next...math!Homework:Bring your ...
    Posted by Ellen Yuen
  • ALL ENGLISH 7 STUDENTS ~ 4/14/15 PLEASE READ TODAY'S POST UNDER "CLASS ANNOUNCEMENTS."
    Posted Apr 14, 2015, 5:17 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • English 7 ~ 4/10/15 Today in class we began with the Capitalization and Punctuation quiz. Following that, students participated in a lesson on pronoun homophones, with a focus on possession and contractions. The lesson ...
    Posted Apr 10, 2015, 5:53 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • H English per 1, 3, 5 ~ 4/10/15 After today's grammar lessons I hope that there is a little less confusion about clauses!  More grammar to come!Homework: 1. *Complete the take-home "After Twenty Years" test ...
    Posted Apr 10, 2015, 5:55 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • H English, per 1, 3 & 5 ~ 4/9/15 Homework:1. Complete the Pronoun Homophone sheet, Exercise B, 1 - 16.2. Do pages 123 -124 of the "After Twenty Years" packet:        Build Grammar Skills: Clauses        Reading Strategy: Breaking Down ...
    Posted Apr 9, 2015, 5:13 PM by Ellen Yuen
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Class Announcements

  • 15-week AR Test Alert!!! 4/14/15 THIS ALERT IS FOR ALL OF MS. YUEN'S ENGLISH 7  CLASSES:ANY STUDENT WHO TAKES AN AR TEST UP UNTIL TUESDAY, APRIL 21, AND FAILS (60% or below) MAY ...
    Posted Apr 14, 2015, 5:15 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • To all students: 4/10/15 We are doing the Smarter Balanced Common Core Testing in English beginning Monday, 4/13, and continuing through to the following Monday, 4/20. We will be testing every day ...
    Posted Apr 10, 2015, 5:35 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • To All Students -- 11/26/14 Here is what some of you have been waiting for:From Nathan Levy's Stories With Holes Volume 1:Story 9. 53 Bicycles"A man lies dead in a room ...
    Posted Nov 26, 2014, 12:10 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • Ms. Yuen is Out Loud 11/12/14 Students, come and hear me read to you while you eat your lunch and earn FIVE extra credit points!That's Wednesday, 11/12/14 in the library at lunch ...
    Posted Nov 10, 2014, 5:00 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • H English 1, 3, 5 ~ 11/7/14 Wonderful work on the Missing/Wanted Poster presentations this week. We have quite a few budding thespians in our midst.Next week students will work independently on a culminating task ...
    Posted Nov 7, 2014, 6:14 PM by Ellen Yuen
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