English 7
Homework: "Ghost" Vocab Set 2
Monday, March 19, 2018 11:23 AM -0700By: Anna DeRoos
Students identified at least one synonym, the part of speech, created an illustration and wrote a sentence using the word for six vocabulary words related to our Ghost in the Tokaido Inn novel. [Image:"Ghost" Vocab Set 2.pdf] Homework: &q
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Homework: "Ghost" Vocab Set 3
Thursday, March 22, 2018 11:27 AM -0700By: Anna DeRoos
Students must find a synonym, identify the part of speech, create an illustration and write the word in a sentence for 6 words related to the Ghost in the Tokaido Inn reading.

"Ghost" Vocab Set 3.pdf

Homework: "Ghost" Vocab Set 3
Due: Tuesday, March 27th




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Homework: "Ghost" Ch. 22-24 Reading and Q's
Thursday, March 22, 2018 11:23 AM -0700By: Anna DeRoos
Today in class we read chapter 21 together. Students were asked to read chapters 22-24 for homework and write two questions (or predictions or facts) for each chapter. We will read the final chapter together on Thursday, March 29th. Homework: Ghost
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Challenge Day Survey Link
Monday, March 19, 2018 10:41 AM -0700By: Anna DeRoos
If you participated in Challenge Day, please complete a survey using the link below. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/quest2018
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Challenge Day Permission Slips Due Friday 3/9
Thursday, March 8, 2018 12:55 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
7th grade students have been selected to participate in Challenge Day on Thursday, March 15th. The goal of the Challenge Day Program is to build community and to help stop the teasing, violence and alienation that are so deeply a part of the school e
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Homework: "Ghost" Ch. 12-15 reading and questions
Thursday, March 8, 2018 12:52 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
Today in class we read Ghost in the Tokaido Inn Chapter 11. For homework, students were asked to read chapters 12-15 and write two questions per chapter. Homework: Ghost in the Tokaido Inn Ch. 12-15 reading and questions Due: Friday, March 16th
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Homework: Social Justice Research Essay Graphic Organizer
Friday, March 2, 2018 7:59 AM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
Any students who did not complete their graphic organizers in class this week need to finish it for homework this weekend and turn it in on Monday. Homework: Social Justice Research Essay Graphic Organizer Due: Monday, March 5th
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Homework: Ghost in the Tokaido Inn Ch. 7-10
Thursday, March 1, 2018 7:54 AM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
Today in class we read Ghost in the Tokaido Inn chapter 6. Students were asked to read chapters 7-10 for homework and write at least two questions (or predictions or details) per chapter. Homework: Read Ghost in the Tokaido Inn Ch. 7-10 and create t
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Compare and Contrast Corrections/Feedback
Friday, February 23, 2018 6:32 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
Today in class students were given back their compare and contrast short response paragraphs to look over the feedback I wrote and make corrections. Compare and Contrast Short Response Paragraph Feedback Lesson Hand Back Compare and Contrast Short R
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Homework for 2/22
Thursday, February 22, 2018 3:36 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
1) Homework: Ghost in the Tokaido Inn book contract Due: Friday, February 23rd 2) Homework: Ghost in the Tokaido Inn Ch. 2-5 reading and questions Due: Thursday, March 1st
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Ghost in the Tokaido Inn Novel
Thursday, February 22, 2018 3:22 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
We began reading our next novel today in class, Ghost in the Tokaido Inn. Unlike with Shadow Spinner, students will not have comprehension questions for the reading, instead they will be asked to write at least two questions or notes for each chapter
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MLA Lesson and Research
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 9:45 AM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
The students will spend Tuesday and Wednesday of this week learning about MLA formatting and conducting their research for their social justice topic. [Image:MLA Format.pdf] [Image:Social Justice Report.pdf] [Image:_Social Justice Essay Grading Ru
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Social Justice Research Report
Friday, February 16, 2018 4:11 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
Today we began working on our social justice research reports. We will be working on them for the next few weeks. Below you will find an explanation of the assignment (with due dates) and links to the assignment and grading rubric. We will be working
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Mind Map Presentations
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 9:24 AM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
The 7th graders have been working hard on completing their Parts of Speech Mind Maps in preparation for their presentations. Students worked in groups of 4 to complete the assignment and will be graded on their presentation techniques as well as the
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Grammar Mind Maps
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 11:19 AM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
Grammar Mind Map Assignment Part 1: Create your mind map -- Due Wednesday, 2/7 Carefully review the handout on the parts of speech. Pay particular attention to the part of speech to which you have been assigned. Design and create a mind map for that
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Triangle Factory Fire Vocabulary
Monday, January 8, 2018 2:45 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
Students were asked to complete 6 vocabulary words related to the Triangle Factory Fire reading. [Image:Triangle Factory Fire Vocabulary.pdf]
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Comprehension Q's for Triangle Factory Fire reading
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 3:25 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
Students answered comprehension questions that demonstrated their understanding of the "Flesh and Blood So Cheap" and "The Story of the Triangle Factory Fire" stories we read in class. We also watched an 8 minute video news segmen
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The Story of the Triangle Factory Fire Reading
Monday, January 8, 2018 10:57 AM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
Below you will find a scanned and uploaded version of "The Story of the Triangle Factory Fire" which we read and analyzed in class. [Image:"The Story of the Triangle Factory Fire".pdf]
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Homework: Compare and Contrast Short Response Paragraph
Thursday, February 1, 2018 4:00 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
In continuing with our theme -- what inspires people to take action to improve their world -- we read and analyzed a narrative titled "The Most Daring of Our Leaders" and a speech by John Lewis from the Democratic National Convention. Stude
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Why Are We Doing This? Assignment
Thursday, February 1, 2018 3:30 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
In connection with what we are doing in social studies class, I asked students to look at a list of skills they should work hard to acquire to be successful in 7th grade and beyond. They were asked to pick three items from the list that they consider
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Final Exam Observations
Monday, January 29, 2018 2:24 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
Today in class I handed back their final exam essays and went over 6 of the most common mistakes I had noticed while grading. Students were also able to read over their own essays and look at the notes I left specifically for them as well. [Image:Se
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SRI Login Information
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 12:47 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
[ https://h100000023.education.scholastic.com/slms/studentaccess ]https://h100000023.education.scholastic.com/slms/studentaccess User names and passwords are on the rosters. Students should first get to the yellowish HMH Log-in site Choose the ligh
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English Final Exam
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 3:11 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
For the English Final Exam, students are expected to write a 3 paragraph character analysis essay. The students will spend this week filling out their graphic organizers. On the day of the final they will be expected to revise and edit their essay an
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Homework: Triangle Factory Fire Vocabulary
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 3:43 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
We finished reading an historical account of the Triangle Factory Fire called "Flesh and Blood So Cheap". Students were given a vocabulary worksheet that they are expected to complete as homework. Homework: Triangle Factory Fire Vocabulary
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Flesh and Blood So Cheap reading
Monday, January 8, 2018 2:58 PM -0800By: Anna DeRoos
We began our next collection in the English textbook. The theme is "guided by a cause". Throughout this collection students will explore the question: What inspires people to take action to improve their world? Today in class we watched a
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