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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 mind, once expanded to the dimensions of larger ideas, never returns to its original size." (Oliver Wendell Holmes)




Homework Assignments

  • 8/28/15 Good work in all English 7 classes discussing various texts relating to making difficult choices and character ("Prep Rally," "The Road Not Taken," "Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes. "The following ...
    Posted Aug 28, 2015, 5:51 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • 8/27/15 All English 7 Classes Today students in all periods were given an introduction and a brief tour of the LATIMES online. The subscription is for the entire year; please explore the site, and feel ...
    Posted Aug 27, 2015, 5:17 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • Wed., 8/26/15 Today's Agenda for all English 7 classes focused on the following: "Thinking about the choices I make." The following ideas were added to the Essential Question: What do difficult ...
    Posted Aug 26, 2015, 6:56 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • 8/25/15 Today in English 7 classes students continued to explore the concept of choice. H English per 1, 3, and 6 shared their responses to a quote, which was followed by ...
    Posted Aug 25, 2015, 4:39 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • 8/24/15 ~ All English 7 Today, Monday, the following was due to be turned in:* signed syllabus letter tear-off* signed Shoe Box Collage letter* Baseline writing taskAny student who did not turn in ...
    Posted Aug 24, 2015, 4:49 PM by Ellen Yuen
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Class Announcements

  • All of my students! 8/18/15 It was wonderful to meet all of you - this is going to be a terrific year!
    Posted Aug 18, 2015, 6:16 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • All English 7 students 8/16/15 Before leaving for Florida, I finished reading Barbara Kingsolver's wonderful book, Flight Behavior.  Now having fun reading Dorothy Must Die (Danielle Paige).  What are YOU reading??
    Posted Aug 16, 2015, 10:15 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • For all English students ~ 7/28/15 Here is an ongoing list of books I've recently read and enjoyed:Still Alice, Lisa Genova [not AR](the book on which the Julianne Moore-starring film was based ...
    Posted Jul 28, 2015, 7:04 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • H English 7 periods 1, 3, 5 5/7/15 Web Resources for Finding Examples of AdvertisementsLinks to the following sites can be found on the Useful Links page:Advertisement AvenueAd FlipAd*AccessColoribus Advertising ArchiveRetronaut ...
    Posted May 7, 2015, 6:00 PM by Ellen Yuen
  • 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
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