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Welcome back to school for the 2016-2017 school year! Get ready to explore a variety of literary and writing genres - narrative, essays, poetry, myths and legends, and argumentation. 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

  • Yearbook ~ 5/8/17 OK ladies, here's the EXTRA CREDIT Online Photo Scavenger Hunt -- SINCE THIS IS EXTRA CREDIT, PLEASE BE SURE TO DO YOUR OWN WORK -- NO SHARESIES, NO TEAMWORK ON THIS ...
    Posted May 8, 2017, 4:40 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • Yearbook ~ 5/5/17 We have been reviewing for the final, as well as going over good writing skills. Thursday 5/4 we reviewed (and students took notes) on:- Expanded Caption Writing (handout)- Caption ...
    Posted May 5, 2017, 5:00 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • All English 7 students ~ 5/5/17 Students, thank you for working so hard these last eight days!  ELA testing is over in the classroom. Students who have not completed their Smarter Balanced assessments will be pulled ...
    Posted May 5, 2017, 4:36 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • All English 7 classes ~ 5/4/17 Yes, we have been testing since last Wednesday -- but the show must go on!1.  All students must bring their Close Readers (soft-covered consumable) to class tomorrow - Friday, May ...
    Posted May 4, 2017, 3:59 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • ENGLISH 7 ~ 4/22/17 AR ALERT:THE DUE DATE FOR THE FINAL 20-WEEK AR TASKS (READING LOGS AND TESTS) IS WEDNESDAY, MAY 17. THIS IS A SHORTER WINDOW THAN THE 15-WEEK PERIOD ...
    Posted Apr 22, 2017, 6:42 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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