Sylvia McFadden | Literature

Sylvia McFadden | Literature

Homework: February 14, 2019: Happy Saint Valentine’s Day!!!

Homework: February 14, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

Vocabulary Test is moved to next week.  Students will complete a writing assignment in class tomorrow instead.

Grade 7 – Literature

Vocabulary Test is moved to next week.  Students will complete a writing assignment in class tomorrow instead.

Grade 8 – Literature

No homework.  Students will begin reading The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton next week.

 

Homework: February 13, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

Students need to review/study for Reading Comprehension Test tomorrow on Chapters 8-14 in The Prisoner of Azkaban.

**** Also, it is not too early to review for Vocabulary Test for Chapter 15 on Friday!!

Grade 7 – Literature

If anyone had a Vocabulary Re-do, please do this tonight.  Vocabulary Test is moved to next Tuesday!!

Grade 8 – Literature

Students took the End of Book Test today for Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl.  No homework tonight.

Homework: Tuesday February 12, 2019:

Homework:  Tuesday February 12, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

Students received their new vocabulary words for Chapter 15.  Vocabulary Test this Friday for Chapter 15 The Prisoner of Azkaban.  Students will work on their Study Guide tomorrow in class for the Reading Comprehension Test on Thursday for Chapters 8-14.

Grade 7 – Literature

Students received their new vocabulary words for Chapters 6-9 in Hoot.  Vocabulary Test on Friday.

Grade 8 – Literature

Students played the “Buzzer” Game today.  Please review Study Guide to prepare for tomorrow’s End of Book Test in Anne Frank: Diary of  a Young Girl

Homework: February 7, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

Vocabulary Test tomorrow for The Prisoner of Azkaban. Grade 6 is participating in a Prayer Partner activity tomorrow.  If we are unable to complete the test, the test will be scheduled for Monday.  Be ready!!

Grade 7 – Literature

Students were given two activities to complete before tomorrow.  1. Text Connections (and) 2.  Character Traits (students can select any character from Chapters 1-5) in Hoot.   Please be ready for the Vocabulary Test for Chapters 1-5 tomorrow.  

Grade 8 – Literature

Students have a Take Home assignment to prepare 5 questions concerning the Holocaust in preparation for our guest speaker coming to our school.  Then, please begin reviewing the Study Guide for the End  of Book Test.  End of Book test is next Tuesday for Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl

Homework: February 6, 2019:

Homework: February 6, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

Students need to finish reading Chapter 14 in The Prisoner of Azkaban tonight.  A short quiz tomorrow following this homework assignment.

Vocabulary Test this Friday!!

Grade 7 – Literature

Students took the Chapters 1-5 Reading Comprehension Test for Hoot today.  Please be ready for the Vocabulary Test this Friday!

Grade 8 – Literature

Please begin working on the Study Guide prepared for you to assist with the End of Book Test next Tuesday in Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl

 

Homework: February 5, 2019:

Homework:  February 5, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

Students need to finish reading Chapter 13 at home.  Be ready to share tomorrow.  Vocabulary Test this Friday.  ******Reading Comprehension Test next Tuesday for Chapters 8-14 in The Prisoner of Azkaban!!

Grade 7 – Literature

Finish Study Guide for Chapters 1-5 in Hoot.  Reading Comprehension Test tomorrow, Chapters 1-5 in Hoot.

Grade 8 – Literature

Students were given their End of Book Study Guide and Open Essay questions.  Students should be ready to write about any of the questions on the “yellow” paper.  Six to eight sentences is an appropriate length to answer any of those questions.   End of Book Reading Comprehension Test next Tuesday February 12, 2019, in Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl

 

Homework: February 4, 2019:

Homework: February 4, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

New vocabulary words were given out today for Chapter 13/14.  Vocabulary Test on Friday for words from The Prisoner of Azkaban

Grade 7 – Literature

Reading Comprehension Test on Wednesday for Chapters 1-5 in Hoot.  Vocabulary Test for words from Chapters 1-5 test on Friday.

Grade 8 – Literature

End of Book Reading Test (in class) will be Tuesday February 12, 2019.  Students will finish Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl this week.  We will start our new novel next Wednesday!!

Homework: February 1, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

Finish reading Chapter 12 in The Prisoner of Azkaban by Monday.  Be ready to discuss.

Grade 7 – Literature

Chapters 1-5 Reading Comprehension Test for Hoot next Wednesday.

Grade 8 – Literature 

Final End of Book Test will be in one week.  We will prepare Study Guides next week for Anne Frank: Diary of  a Young Girl

Congratulations to all the Literature students that performed today at the Talent Show. You were all amazing!!

Grade 6 – Literature

We did not meet today due to the Delayed Opening.  Please refer to the previous posting for tomorrow’s assignment.

Grade 7 – Literature

We did not meet today due to the Delayed Opening and the Talent Show.  Please refer to the previous posting for tomorrow’s assignment.

Grade 8 – Literature

Section 3 Take Home Test is due tomorrow for Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl

 

Homework: January 30, 2019:

Homework: January 30, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

Finish reading Chapter 11 in The Prisoner of Azkaban.  Be ready to discuss tomorrow.

Grade 7 – Literature

No homework.  Reading Test on Chapters 1-5 in Hoot, next week!!

Grade 8 – Literature

Take Home Reading Test, Section 3, due Friday in Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl

 

Homework: January 29, 2019:

Homework: January 29, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

Students will finish their posters in class tomorrow.  No homework.

Grade 7 – Literature

7-C needs to finish their questions and answers at home tonight due tomorrow for Chapter 1 in Hoot.

7-H will finish questions and answers in class for Chapter 1 in Hoot.

Grade 8 – Literature

Students will need to hand in their Section 3 Take Home Test this Friday at the start of class for, Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl

Happy Catholic Schools Week!!

Grade 6 – Literature

No homework in honor of Student Appreciation Day!!  No Vocabulary Test this week.

Grade 7 – Literature

Students who handed in their King Kong book received their new reading novel, Hoot.  We started a preview today.  Tomorrow we will read Chapter 1.

Grade 8 – Literature

Students need to remember that Take Home Test 3 is due Friday for Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl

 

Make Up Test Week Continues Next Week!!

Students in Literature have next week to continue with taking any tests they might have missed in Q2.  Please see me for exact date next week.

Homework: January 25, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

No homework

Grade 7 – Literature

Students took the End of Book Test today for King Kong.  We will finish our jungle pictures early next week, and we begin a new book!!

Grade 8 – Literature

Students were given the Take Home Test, Section 3, for Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl.  This is due Friday February 1, 2019.

*******We are coming to the end of the diary.  We will have an End of Book Test in the classroom in approximately 1 week.  I will prepare an outline to study.  Students should reread any part of the diary they missed in class or to review for the test.  Any questions, please just ask.

 

 

Homework: January 24, 2019:

Homework: January 24, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

Study/review for Vocabulary Test (tan-colored cards) tomorrow in The Prisoner of Azkaban

Grade 7 – Literature

Students were given class time to prepare Study Guide for End of Book Test in King Kong.  End of Book Test is tomorrow.

Grade 8 – Literature

Student were given Take Home Test #3 (Section 3) due February 1, 2019.  This covers the diary dates previously listed for Section 3 in Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl

******End of Book (Unit Test) for Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl will be administer in approximately one week.  This test will be done in class.  Any questions, please ask. (I will provide an outline to assist students in their review.)

Note to Students and Parents!! Internet was down!!

Just a note….Internet was down the entire second half of the day yesterday.  I could not post anything to you.

Update!!  Homework: January 23, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

Study/review for Vocabulary Test for The Prisoner of Azkaban on Friday!!

Grade 7 – Literature

Students will continue to finish Study Guide for King Kong. End of Book Test on Friday.  Study Guide will help!!

Grade 8 – Literature

Vocabulary Section 4 Test tomorrow.  See previous posting for diary dates from Section 4 in Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl

 

Homework: January 18, 2019:

Grade 6 – Literature

Students should study/review for The Prisoner of Azkaban Reading Test on Tuesday!!

Grade 7 – Literature

Make-up Test Week!  Please see me for a Make-Up Test if you missed a test/or tests.  Thank you!

Grade 8 – Literature

Vocabulary Section 4 (see previous posting for Diary Dates) has been moved to Thursday of next week, January 24, 2019 due to the Confirmation Retreat taking place on Tuesday.

Also, next week is Make-Up Test Week in Literature!! Please see me if you have any tests to make-up.  

 

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