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Welcome to a new school year! Please see the links below to access all posts for daily homework and other updates, if needed. I am looking forward to a great year ahead!
 
Scholastic TAB book orders are due by Friday, September 10.
 
Dear Family,

You can choose to have your books shipped to your home or delivered to me with our class order.

With a $25 order, you can pick a FREE $5 Book (use code: READS).

Class Order Due Date: 09/10/21

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Thank you for your support!

Ms. Lynch
 
 

Posts

Thursday, September 16

6th grade: 
  • Spelling: Test on Chapter 2 words on Friday
  • Literature: 
  • BRING A NOVEL TO READ EVERY FRIDAY.
7th grade:
  • Spelling: Test on Chapter 2 words on Friday
  • Literature: Complete the three body paragraphs for your explanatory essay.
  • BRING A NOVEL TO READ EVERY FRIDAY.
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling: Test on Chapter 2 words on Friday. 
  • Literature: Rewrite/revise your 4-5 paragraph essay comparing/contrasting the story with the video.
  • BRING A NOVEL TO READ EVERY FRIDAY.

Wednesday, September 15

6th grade: 
  • Spelling: Test on Chapter 2 words on Friday
  • Literature: p. 23, read all. Do "Read it" questions.
  • BRING A NOVEL TO READ ON THURSDAY.
7th grade:
  • Spelling: Test on Chapter 2 words on Friday
  • Literature: Draft the three body paragraphs for your explanatory essay.
  • BRING A NOVEL TO READ ON THURSDAY.
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling: Test on Chapter 2 words on Friday. 
  • Literature: Rewrite/revise your 4-5 paragraph essay comparing/contrasting the story with the video.
  • BRING A NOVEL TO READ ON THURSDAY.

Tuesday, September 14

6th grade: 
  • Spelling: Test on Chapter 2 words on Friday
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: p. 21, 1-4
  • BRING A NOVEL TO READ ON THURSDAY.
7th grade:
  • Spelling: Test on Chapter 2 words on Friday
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: 
  • BRING A NOVEL TO READ ON THURSDAY.
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling: Test on Chapter 2 words on Friday.
  • Vocab: 
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: Revise your thinking and improve your 5 paragraph compare/contrast essay comparing the story "The Medicine Bag" and the video Apache Girl's Rite of Passage. 
  • BRING A NOVEL TO READ ON THURSDAY.

Monday, September 13

6th grade: 
  • Spelling: Test on Chapter 2 words on Friday
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: Close reading: Annotate - p.16, 17, 18, 19
 
7th grade:
  • Spelling: Test on Chapter 2 words on Friday
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: p. 46, 1-5 Analyze the Text
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling: Test on Chapter 2 words on Friday.
  • Vocab: 
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: Draft and revise your 5 paragraph compare/contrast essay comparing the story "The Medicine Bag" and the video Apache Girl's Rite of Passage.

Friday, September 10

6th grade: 
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: 
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
  • SCHOLASTIC BOOK ORDER DUE TODAY!
 
7th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: 
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
  • SCHOLASTIC BOOK ORDER DUE TODAY!
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling:
  • Vocab: 
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: 
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
  • SCHOLASTIC BOOK ORDER DUE TODAY!

Thursday, September 9

6th grade: 
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: p. 20 Analyze the Text, just the first question.
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
  • SCHOLASTIC BOOK ORDER DUE FRIDAY, SEPT 10.
 
7th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: 
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
  • SCHOLASTIC BOOK ORDER DUE FRIDAY, SEPT 10.
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling:
  • Vocab: 
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: Complete the handout comparing the story to the video.
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
  • SCHOLASTIC BOOK ORDER DUE FRIDAY, SEPT 10.

Tuesday, September 7

6th grade: 
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: workbook p. 11, 1-10; p.13; p. 16,17; p.19; p. 20, 1-5
  • Literature: Read "Brown Girl Dreaming" in lit book
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
  • SCHOLASTIC BOOK ORDER DUE FRIDAY, SEPT 10.
 
7th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: Complete workbook pages you did not finish in class today. (p.15, 1-5; p.16; p.17; p. 19; p. 20)
  • Literature: Complete comprehension questions on p.36-37.
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
  • SCHOLASTIC BOOK ORDER DUE FRIDAY, SEPT 10.
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling:
  • Vocab: 
  • Grammar: Complete workbook pages you did not finish in class today.(p.15, 1-5; p.16; p.17; p. 19; p. 20)
  • Literature: Complete comprehension questions on p.30.
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
  • SCHOLASTIC BOOK ORDER DUE FRIDAY, SEPT 10.

Thursday, September 2

6th grade: 
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: workbook p. 11, 1-10 and p.13 (for homework if not completed in class)
  • Literature:
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
 
7th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: Complete workbook pages you did not finish in class today. (p.15, 1-5; p.16; p.17; p. 19; p. 20)
  • Literature: Complete and turn in all overdue work.
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling:
  • Vocab: 
  • Grammar: Complete workbook pages you did not finish in class today.(p.15, 1-5; p.16; p.17; p. 19; p. 20)
  • Literature: Complete and turn in all overdue work.
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.

Wednesday, September 1

6th grade: Still working on NWEA testing.
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar:
  • Literature:
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
 
7th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar: Complete workbook pages you did not finish in class today.
  • Literature: 
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling:
  • Vocab: Test again on chapter 1 on Thursday.
  • Grammar: Complete workbook pages you did not finish in class today.
  • Literature: Complete and turn in all overdue work.
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.

Tuesday, August 31

ALL CLASSES DID NWEA TESTING TODAY AND WILL FINISH TOMORROW.
 
6th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar:
  • Literature:
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
 
7th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  Test again on chapter 1 words on Wednesday.
  • Grammar:
  • Literature: 
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling:
  • Vocab: Test again on chapter 1 words on Wednesday.
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: 
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.

Monday, August 30

ALL CLASSES DID NWEA TESTING TODAY AND WILL FINISH TOMORROW.
 
6th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar:
  • Literature:
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
 
7th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  Test again on chapter 1 words on Wednesday.
  • Grammar:
  • Literature: 
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling:
  • Vocab: Test again on chapter 1 words on Wednesday.
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: 
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.

Friday, August 27

6th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar:
  • Literature:
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
 
7th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  
  • Grammar:
  • Literature: 
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling:
  • Vocab: 
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: Analyze the Text - p.22 Choose three questions to answer. Cite textual evidence in your answers.
  • Please bring in sticky notes to use for literature.  We will need them all year long.

Thursday, August 26

6th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:   Test tomorrow.
  • Grammar:
  • Literature: Annotate "Brooklyn Rain" in lit book. Look for support to the following questions:  1. What changed recently in the speaker's life? 2. What does she say or do that shows how she feels about the change? (Use sticky notes)
  • Parent letter to me is due ASAP, please!
 
7th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  Test tomorrow.
  • Grammar:
  • Literature: 
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling:
  • Vocab: Test on Friday.
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: Write inferences to be turned in tomorrow about "The Medicine Bag."
    • In paragraphs 41-42, what is Grandpa going to do? 
    • How does Martin feel about that?  
    • Provide text evidence to support your answers.

Wednesday, August 25

6th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:   Test on Friday.
  • Grammar:
  • Literature: Annotate "Brooklyn Rain" in lit book. Look for support to the following questions:  1. What changed recently in the speaker's life? 2. What does she say or do that shows how she feels about the change? (Use sticky notes)
  • Parent letter to me is due ASAP, please!
 
7th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab:  Test on Friday.
  • Grammar:
  • Literature: 
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling:
  • Vocab: Test on Friday.
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: Write inferences to be turned in tomorrow about "The Medicine Bag."
    • In paragraphs 41-42, what is Grandpa going to do? 
    • How does Martin feel about that?  
    • Provide text evidence to support your answers.

Tuesday, August 24

6th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab: complete exercises in chapter 1 (IV, V, VI). Due Wednesday.  Test on Friday.
  • Grammar:
  • Literature: Write a one paragraph summary of "Wagon Train at Dusk."
  • Parent letter to me is due by Friday, August. 20 or Monday, Aug 23 (If you need more time, please take it.  I just want to put a due date out there in case you need one!
 
7th grade:
  • Spelling: 
  • Vocab: Complete exercises V and VI due Wednesday. Test on Friday.
  • Grammar:
  • Literature: 
 
8th grade:
  • Spelling:
  • Vocab: Complete exercises V, VI by Wednesday.. Test on Friday.
  • Grammar: 
  • Literature: Write a paragraph demonstrating how the narrator's attitude changes during the story.  Include text references. (The Medicine Bag.)