Language Arts 7 - Daily Assignments

Quarter 4, Week 9

posted May 21, 2018, 6:09 AM by Jessica Anderson   [ updated May 21, 2018, 1:22 PM ]

Monday, May 21:  Read Ch. 9 in The Outsiders. Do study guide questions. 

HW: Read Ch. 10 (and do the SG questions) for tomorrow. Read AR daily. 

Tuesday, May 22:   Ch. 9/10 QuizRead Ch. 11 (and beginning of Ch. 12) in The Outsiders. Do study guide questions.

HW:  Read AR daily. 

Wednesday, May 23:  Finish reading The Outsiders. Discuss themes.

HW: Work on study guide. Read AR daily. 

Thursday, May 24:  Take The Outsiders AR tests - Reading Practice AND Literacy Skills.

HW: Read AR daily. Study guide due by Monday.

Friday, May 25: Per. 1 - study hall, per. 2 - Otter Update, per. 5-8 - Delagoon Park day! Bring a sack lunch!

HW: Read AR daily. Study guide due by Monday.

Quarter 4, Week 8

posted May 11, 2018, 12:17 PM by Jessica Anderson   [ updated May 16, 2018, 10:03 AM ]

Monday, May 14:  Read Ch. 5 in The Outsiders. Do Ch. 5 study guide questions. 

HW: Read Ch. 6 (and do the SG questions) by Wednesday. Read AR daily. 

Tuesday, May 15:   Discuss poem in Ch. 5.

HW: Read Ch. 6 (and do the SG questions) by Wednesday. Read AR daily. 

Wednesday, May 16:   Ch. 5/6 Quiz. Read Ch. 7 and do Ch. 7 study guide questions.

HW: Read AR daily. Ch. 1-7 study guide questions due tomorrow!

Thursday, May 17:  Read Ch. 8. Complete Ch. 8 worksheet.

HW: Read AR daily. Ch. 8 worksheet due Monday.

Friday, May 18:  Teacher Swap Day!

HW: Read AR daily. 

Quarter 4, Week 7

posted May 8, 2018, 8:50 AM by Jessica Anderson


***Awesome (FREE!) opportunity for teens through the Fergus Falls Public Library!

teen lit con bus trip

Monday, May 7:  The Outsiders - finish Chapter 1 (pg. 10-18). Work on study guide (character boxes and Ch. 1 questions.

HW: Read AR daily. Final draft of personal narrative due by 3:30 TUESDAY.

Tuesday, May 8:   Read Ch. 2 in The Outsiders. Complete Ch. 2 questions and character boxes.

HW: Read AR daily. Continue character boxes for all greasers, plus Sandy, Marcia, & Cherry.


Wednesday, May 9:   1960s/slang information. Continue working on Study Guide. HW: Read AR daily.

Thursday, May 10: Read Ch. 3 in The Outsiders. Complete Ch. 3 questions and character boxes. HW: Read AR daily.

Friday, May 11: Read Ch. 4 in The Outsiders. Complete Ch. 4 questions. HW: Read AR daily.

****Keep up in The Outsiders book and Study Guide when you are absent!



Quarter 4, Week 6

posted Apr 30, 2018, 8:38 AM by Jessica Anderson   [ updated May 2, 2018, 7:28 AM ]

Vote HERE for your MCA Math Incentive in LA class on Wednesday!

**Last Friday was midterm - do you have half of your Q4 AR goal??? 

Monday, April 30:  Adding details mini-lesson. Drafting the personal narrative.

Click HERE to see a personal narrative sample.

HW: Read AR daily. Continue drafting the personal narrative outside of class if needed.

Tuesday, May 1:   Editing mini-lesson. Drafting the personal narrative.

HW: Read AR daily. Finish drafting the personal narrative outside of class if needed.

Wednesday, May 2:   Revising the personal narrative. Peer edit and self edit.

HW: Read AR daily. Complete Adult Edit for extra credit.

Thursday, May 3:  Study Hall

HW: Read AR daily. 

Friday, May 4: Personal narrative loose ends - make sure to turn in a paper copy of the final draft by the end of the day on Tuesday, May 8. Introduction to The Outsiders - begin chapter 1.

HW: Read AR daily. Final draft of personal narrative due by 3:30 on Tuesday, May 8.

***Awesome (FREE!) opportunity for teens through the Fergus Falls Public Library!

teen lit con bus trip

Quarter 4, Week 5

posted Apr 23, 2018, 6:07 AM by Jessica Anderson

Monday, April 23:  Personal narrative notes/practice sheet.

HW: Personal Narrative Worksheet Packet due Wednesday.

Tuesday, April 24:   Brainstorming topic ideas - complete brainstorm worksheet in packet.

HW: Read AR daily. Personal Narrative Worksheet Packet due Wednesday.

Wednesday, April 25:   Planning your personal narrative - complete planning sheet and introduction in packet.

HW: Read AR daily. Planning sheet and introduction due by Friday.

Thursday, April 26:  Narrative sample activity.

HW: Read AR daily. Planning sheet and introduction due by Friday.

Friday, April 27: Begin drafting your personal narrative.

HW: Read AR daily.

**Today is midterm - do you have half of your Q4 AR goal??? 

Quarter 4, Week 4

posted Apr 16, 2018, 7:44 AM by Jessica Anderson

Monday, April 16:  MCA Reading Test.

HW: Read AR daily.

Tuesday, April 17:   MCA Reading Test.

HW: Read AR daily.

Wednesday, April 18:   MCA Reading Test.

HW: Read AR daily.

Thursday, April 19:  MCA Reading Test.

HW: Read AR daily.

Friday, April 20: Begin Personal Narrative unit.

HW: Read AR daily. 

Quarter 4, Week 3

posted Apr 6, 2018, 1:33 PM by Jessica Anderson   [ updated Apr 10, 2018, 1:59 PM ]

Monday, April 9:  DEL review.

HW: Study! DEL test tomorrow! Here are the online flashcards/games.

Tuesday, April 10:  DEL test. MCA incentive brainstorming.

HW: Read AR daily.

Wednesday, April 11:  MCA item sampler - "Rivulet" poem. Try out "tools." Vote for MCA incentives HERE.

HW: Read AR daily.

Thursday, April 12: Read Scope story "Follow the Water." Take quiz. Begin worksheet (due Monday).

HW: Read AR daily.

Friday, April 13: Finish "Follow the Water" worksheet. Brainstorm test-taking strategies.

HW: Read AR daily. "Follow the Water" worksheet is due Monday. Get a good night's sleep on Sunday and eat breakfast Monday morning. We'll be taking the Reading MCA test starting on Monday. 

Quarter 4, Week 2

posted Mar 27, 2018, 2:00 PM by Jessica Anderson   [ updated Apr 2, 2018, 8:57 AM ]

Monday, April 2:  DEL notes, read "Would You Ban Texting and Walking" article, take QUIZtexting/walking debate worksheet.

HW: Texting debate worksheet. Read AR daily.  If you are reading a Margi Preus book for extra credit, remember that you need to finish and test on it by TOMORROW when she visits.

Tuesday, April 3:  DEL notes, texting/walking group slide presentation.
Extension articles:

HW: Read AR daily.

Wednesday, April 4:  DEL notes, plot line activity, DEL worksheet due Friday.

HW: DEL worksheet due Friday. Read AR daily.

Thursday, April 5: STUDY HALL

Friday, April 6:  DEL review sheet, DEL crossword puzzle.

HW: DEL crossword puzzle due Monday. Study DEL terms - Quiz will be Tuesday. Read AR daily.

Quarter 4, Week 1

posted Mar 23, 2018, 11:34 AM by Jessica Anderson

Monday, March 26:  DEL notes, read "They Failed" article and discuss.

HW: Get going on Q4 AR.

Tuesday, March 27:  DEL notes, "They Failed" vocabulary work, set Q4 AR goals. 

HW: Vocabulary worksheet due Monday. Read AR daily.

Wednesday-Friday:  No School

Quarter 3, Week 9

posted Mar 19, 2018, 5:52 AM by Jessica Anderson

Monday, March 19:  DEL notes #6, sentence review game.

HW: Study! Sentence test is tomorrow. Q3 AR is due Thursday.

Tuesday, March 20:  DEL notes #7, sentence test. 

HW: Q3 AR is due Thursday.

Wednesday, March 21:  DEL notes #8, MCA prep.

HW:Q3 AR is due tomorrow.

Thursday, March 22: Study hall, Otter Update, Q3 celebration.

Friday, March 23:  No School

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