Category Archives: Poetry

Hello Fabulous Six Graders! When you are rereading “The Fun They Had,” consider how the setting played an important role in this short story by Isaac Asimov. How does the setting in this story affect the the problems both characters … Continue reading

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Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Quote of the Day: “Mistakes have the power to turn you into something better than you were before” Good Morning Scholars! Take time to read the quote. What does this mean to you and how might you apply your understanding … Continue reading

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Friday, 2-13-15¬†Entrance Slips: 8th graders: What did the author of “The Mysterious Major” mean when he wrote: “He compromised with evil, and helped defenseless people as much as he could…”?         7th graders: What did Frederick Douglass … Continue reading

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7th and 8th Grade Homework Tonight! 1. What did Booker do to pay for his education at Hampton? 2. What important institution did Booker create in 1881  and how did if affect the lives of African Americans?

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8th Graders: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 We are working to answer text dependent questions where you must use the text to make inferences, determine the meaning of words as well as identify the main idea of the text. We also … Continue reading

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Welcome all 6th Graders: Monday, February 9th, 2015 What will 6th graders do today? Copy down your homework Copy down your new schedule Read chapter 6 in The Smell of Old Lady Perfume Play a fun game! 6th graders: Here … Continue reading

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Dear Sixth Grade Scholars, We will focus on the features of today’s text. This is important because it will give us, the audience, a jump start on comprehending a tough text. Please go to this site and get ready to … Continue reading

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