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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

  • ENGLISH 7 per 4, 5 ~ 5/28/16 Here is the posting for the weekend Anti-Bullying reading and responding assignment, due Tuesday, 5/31/16:Read the following three articles: 1. "More teens talking to their parents ...
    Posted May 28, 2016, 8:29 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • All English 7 Classes ~ 5/26/16 Periods 4, 5: Today was the last day to work on your Anti-Bullying Campaign posters - and they look absolutely wonderful!  Students were able to work in the classroom through ...
    Posted May 26, 2016, 2:35 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • H Eng 7 per 1, 3, 6 ~ 5/20/16 Class began with inter-team shares of the "Exact Words" activity as well as the "Print Ad search & ID the techniques" homework assignment. All work was collected in class.Last ...
    Posted May 20, 2016, 6:28 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • H English 7 per 1, 3, 6 ~ 5/19/16 Today the following topics were reviewed: demographics (Remember: all adults are NOT a target audience!); tone and audience, and evaluating an advertisement. Students were instructed to take notes.The lesson ...
    Posted May 19, 2016, 7:10 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • English 7, per 4, 5 ~ 5/19/16 Today in class students began drafting their anti-bullying campaign posters. Draft paper was provided. This is an in-class activity which must be completed no later than next Thursday ...
    Posted May 19, 2016, 6:30 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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