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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 per 6 ~ 1/19/17 This is CRUNCH TIME! A deadline approaches, and each one of you is busy juggling multiple responsibilities: working collaboratively with a partner(s); planning and designing spreads; photographing events, staff ...
    Posted Jan 19, 2017, 4:46 PM by Ellen Yuen
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    Posted Jan 12, 2017, 6:52 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • H ENGLISH PER 2, 4 ~ 1/11/17 STUDENTS - REMIND.COM ONLY WORKS IF YOU AND YOUR PARENTS RESPOND TO MY TEXT MESSAGES. TONIGHT I SENT OUT THE SECOND REMIND MESSAGE TO BRING IN YOUR GREEK GOD POSTERS ...
    Posted Jan 11, 2017, 6:58 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • Yearbook ~ 1/8/17 Greetings my dedicated and hard-working staffers!This is an addendum to the (rather lengthy but so-well-planned) document I attached to the Remind message, which, I have been ...
    Posted Jan 8, 2017, 7:13 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • WHAT'S ON TAP - PER 1, 2, 4, 5 ~ 1/8/17 Lots of reading, writing, critical thinking, interactive conversations, and general mind-expansions! All classes will participate in many skill-building activities that will help to prepare you all for the ...
    Posted Jan 8, 2017, 7:17 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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