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Advanced Language Arts Period A, B, and D 2017-2018

Instructor
Jennifer Murphy
Term
2017-18 School Year
Department
Language Arts
Description
 Dear Parents and Students,
 
Welcome back to school! I am excited to work with all of you this year. I am
confident that we will have a productive and challenging year in the 7th grade. Please see the class letter sent home on our first day for the course information and expectations together and let me know if you have any questions or concerns.  I am looking forward to seeing you at Back to School Night THIS Thursday, August 17th!  

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Due:

Week of September 18 - 22
 
Monday:
  • Read AR – goals and character analysis due Wed. Oct. 11th.
  • Vocabulary Worksheet due tomorrow.
  • Vocabulary Unit 2 Test Thursday
  • Grammar worksheet due Wednesday (Thursday for Period A)
 
Tuesday:
  • Read AR – goals and character analysis due Wed. Oct. 11th.
  • Vocabulary Unit 2 Test Thursday
  • Grammar worksheet due Wednesday (Thursday for Period A)
 
Wednesday:
  • Read AR – goals and character analysis due Wed. Oct. 11th.
  • Vocabulary Unit 2 Test tomorrow / Review due Thursday.
 
Thursday:
  • Read AR – goals and character analysis due Wed. Oct. 11th.
  • Collections p.36 #1-6 due Friday.
  • Sentence Structure Test Tuesday.
 
Friday:
 
 
Writing Folder Table of Contents:
 
Add 7th grade Divider Sheet
Table of Contents:
Literature Notes
Writing Notes (Claim . . . )
Writing with Evidence Shaping Sheet Example (CEE)
Rikki shaping sheet
Rikki final paragraph
Grammar Notes: Sentence Structure
6th grade papers in the back behind the 6th grade divider sheet.
 

Past Assignments

Due:

Week of September 11 - 15
 
Monday:
  • Read AR – 1st quarter AR writing due by Oct. 11th.
  • “Big Things Come in Small Packages” pp.3-12 (close reader) Blue boxes with partners, green Questions on your own.
  • Vocabulary Unit 2 note cards due Wednesday.
 
Tuesday:
  • Read AR – 1st quarter AR writing and goals due by Oct. 11th.
  • Vocabulary Unit 2 note cards due tomorrow.
  • Vocabulary Unit 2 Questions due next Tuesday (choose one of the writing paragraphs)
 
Wednesday:
  • Read AR – 1st quarter AR writing and goals due Oct. 11th.
  • Vocabulary Unit 2 Questions due Tuesday (choose one of the writing paragraphs)
  • Collections: pp. 19-30  Compare Media ("Abby Sunderland", "Ships of Fools", and "Was Abby Too Young to Sail?") p.23 #1-2 and p. 27 #1-5  and p.29 #1-3 due Friday.
 
Thursday:
  • Read AR – 1st quarter AR writing and goals due Oct. 11th.
  • Vocabulary Unit 2 Questions due Tuesday (choose one of the writing paragraphs)
  • Answer on lined paper: Compare Media p.23 #1-2, p. 27 #1-5, p. 29 due tomorrow. P.30 in class tomorrow.
  • Compare Media Quiz tomorrow.
 
Friday:
  • Read AR
  • See Google Classroom for Grammar Notes to copy on lined paper.
  • Vocabulary Packet due Tuesday.  Test Thursday.

Due:

Week of September 5 - 8
 
Monday: Holiday - No School!!!
 
Tuesday:
  • Read AR – 1st quarter AR Goals due Oct. 11th.
  • Vocabulary Unit 1 Test Thursday
  • Review due Thursday
Finish reading "Rogue Wave" and answer 4-5 GQs
 
Wednesday:
  • Read AR – 1st quarter AR writing due by Oct. 11th.
  • Vocabulary Unit 1 Test tomorrow.
  • Review due tomorrow.
  • Collections pp. 16 #1-7 and 17 #1-5 and 1-4 due Friday
 
Thursday:
  •  Read AR – 1st quarter AR writing due by Oct. 11th.
  • Collections pp. 16 #1-7 and 17 #1-5 and 1-4 due tomorrow.
  • Bring your close reader tomorrow.
  • Test Selection on Rogue Wave 
 
Friday:
  • Read AR
  • Read "Big Things Come in Small Packages"
 

Due:

 Week of August 28 - September 1
 
Monday:
  • Read AR
  • Vocabulary packet due tomorrow.
  • Finish the Rikki-tikki-tavi paragraph in pencil.
 
Tuesday:
  •  Read AR
  • Vocabulary Unit 1 Test next Thursday 9-7-17
  • Write the paragraph (we wrote together) in colors on lined paper.
  • “Other” Rikki character paragraph due end of class tomorrow in Google Classroom. 
 
Wednesday:
  • Read AR
  • Vocabulary Unit 1 Test next Thursday 9-7-17
  • Mini poster due tomorrow.
  • Finish “other” Rikki character in Google Classroom.
 
Thursday:
  • Read AR
  • Vocabulary Unit 1 Test next Thursday 9-7-17
  • Mini poster due tomorrow.
  • Finish “other” Rikki character in Google Classroom.
 
Friday:
same as Thursday

Due:

Week of August 21 - 25
 
Monday:
  • Read 20 minutes
  • Vocabulary Notecards due Wednesday.
 
Tuesday:
  • Read 20 minutes
  • Vocabulary Notecards due tomorrow.
  • Vocabulary Question/Packet due next Tuesday.
 
Wednesday:
  • Read 20 minutes
  • Vocabulary Questions due Tuesday (including one writing activity on the last page).
  • Finish Reading Rikki-tikki-tavi.  
 
Thursday:
  • Read 20 minutes
  • Vocabulary Questions due Tuesday.
  • Rikki-tikki-tavi plot chart (Finish the boxes with sentences and you will have class time tomorrow to draw at least one colored picture.)
 
Friday:
  • Read 20 minutes
  • Vocabulary Questions due Tuesday (including one of the writing paragraphs)
  • Rikki-tikki-tavi plot chart with a colored picture and character chart due Monday.
 
 

Due:

 Welcome to 7th grade Advanced Language Arts!
 
Monday:
  • Bring a silent reading book.
  • Bring back the class letter portion.
  • Panther Book due Wednesday.
 
Tuesday:
  • Bring a silent reading book.
  • Bring back the class letter portion.
  • Panther Book due tomorrow.
  • Hand Print due Thursday
 
Wednesday:
  • Read 20 minutes
  • Hand print due tomorrow
 
Thursday:  BACK to SCHOOL NIGHT!!!!!!
  • Read 20 minutes
  • Bring back class letter slip if not returned
  • Finish Silent Interview pictures
 
Friday:
  • Read 20 minutes
  • Read the article on newsELA about “How to safely view a solar eclipse” and take the quiz. To take the quiz you will need to choose "Activities".
 
 
Google Classroom Codes:
Period A:  ylit7oj
Period B:  1xw3huh
Period C:   ctsufx
Period D:  zbyjlj
Period E:  fsbxkn
 
 
NewsELA: