Toni Ann Pugliese | Literature

Toni Ann Pugliese | Literature

WEEK OF DECEMBER 11-15

Grade 6: 

Unit 7 Vocabulary Test (Tues)

Unit 8 Workbook pages due (Thurs)

Unit 8 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

Grade 7:

Unit 7 Vocabulary Test (Tues)

Unit 8 Workbook pages due (Thurs)

Unit 8 Spelling Test (Fri)

Selection Test on One Ordinary Day with Peanuts (Fri)

 

Grade 8:

Unit 7 Vocabulary Test (Tues)

Unit 8 Workbook pages due (Thurs)

Unit 8 Spelling Test (Fri)

Selection Test on A Running Brook of Horror (Fri)

 

 

WEEK OF DECEMBER 4-8

Grade 6:

Cumulative Vocabulary Test on Units 1-6 (Tues)

Quiz on autobiography excerpt, The Story of My Life – Helen Keller (Wed)

Unit 7 HW pages due (with 3x each) (Thurs)

 

Grade 7:

Cumulative Vocabulary Test on Units 1-6 (Tues)

Selection Test on drama, A Christmas Carol (Wed)

Unit 7 HW pages due (with 3x each) (Thurs)

 

Grade 8:

Cumulative Vocabulary Test on Units 1-6 (Tues)

Quiz on autobiography excerpt, Still Me – Christopher Reeve

Unit 7 HW pages due (with 3x each) (Thurs)

 

WEEK OF NOVEMBER 27-DECEMBER 1

Grade 6:

Vocabulary Review pages 84-87 (due Thurs)

Test on poems, The Walrus and the Carpenter and Fairy Lullaby (Fri)

*No Spelling Test this week due to it being a review week.

 

Grade 7:

Vocabulary Review pages 84-87 (due Thurs)

We will begin to work on drama A Christmas Carol this week

*No Spelling Test this week due to it being a review week.

 

Grade 8:

Selection Test on drama, The Diary of Anne Frank (Mon)

We will be reading The Last Seven Months of Anne Frank this week.

Vocabulary Review pages 84-87 (due Thurs)

-No Spelling Test this week due to it being a review week.

-No class Friday due to School Mass @ 10:00

 

WEEK OF NOVEMBER 20-22

Grade 6:  Students will watch film adaptation of fantasy drama we read, The Phantom Tollbooth

Grade 7: Students will watch film adaptation of summer reading book, The Mighty (Freak the Mighty)

Grade 8: Students will finish reading drama as a group, The Diary of Anne Frank – Selection Test will be Monday, 11/27

 

*No Spelling or Vocabulary this week

WEEK OF NOVEMBER 13-17

Grade 6:

Selection Test on fantasy drama, The Phantom Tollbooth (Wed)

No Vocabulary/Spelling this week (No school Thursday and Friday)

 

Grade 7:

Selection Test on teleplay, The Monsters Are Due On Maple Street (Mon)

Quiz on Non-fiction Narrative, An American Childhood (Wed)

No Vocabulary/Spelling this week (No school Thursday or Friday)

 

Grade 8:

We will continue to read and discuss drama, The Diary of Anne Frank

No Vocabulary/Spelling this week (No school Thursday or Friday)

WEEK OF NOVEMBER 6-10

Grade 6:

Unit 6 Vocab Test (Tues)

*We will begin working on fantasy drama, The Phantom Tollbooth this week.

*No spelling test this week

 

Grade 7:

Unit 6 Vocab Test (Tues)

Selection Test on teleplay, The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street (Fri)

*No spelling test this week

 

Grade 8:

Unit 6 Vocab Test (Thurs this week due to mass Tues 11/7)

*We will begin to read drama, The Diary of Anne Frank this week.

*No spelling test this week

WEEK OF OCTOBER 30

Sorry for the later update this week. I have been out for two days and under the weather. However, the students had all of this information from me telling them and it being on the homework board.

 

GRADE 6:

Unit 5 Vocabulary Test – (Tues)

Quiz on autobiography, The Fun Of It – (Amelia Earhart) – (Wed)

Unit 6 Vocabulary pages with 3x each (due Thurs)

Unit 6 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

GRADE 7: 

Unit 5 Vocabulary Test – (Tues)

Quiz on story, An Hour With Abuelo (Wed)

Unit 6 Vocabulary pages with 3x each (due Thurs)

Unit 6 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

GRADE 8:

Unit 5 Vocabulary Test – (Tues)

*NO CLASS WED. DUE TO MASS*

Unit 6 Vocabulary pages with 3x each (due Thurs)

Quiz on photobiography, Lincoln (Fri)

Unit 6 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

WEEK OF OCTOBER 23-27

Grade 6:

Unit 4 Vocabulary Test (Tues)

Unit 5 Vocab pages and 3x each (due Thurs)

Selection Test on Ghost of the Lagoon (Fri)

Unit 5 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

Grade 7:

Unit 4 Vocabulary Test (Tues)

Unit 5 Vocab pages and 3x each (due Thurs)

Selection Test on Rikki-Tikki-Tavi (Fri)

Unit 5 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

Grade 8:

Unit 4 Vocabulary Test (Tues)

Selection Test on memoir, The Great Rat Hunt (Wed)

Unit 5 Vocab pages and 3x each (due Thurs)

Unit 5 Spelling Test (Fri)

WEEK OF OCTOBER 16-20

Grade 6:

Reading Test on short story, Nadia the Willful (Mon)

Units 1-3 Cumulative Vocab Test (Tues)

Unit 4 homework pages and 3x each (due Thurs)

Unit 4 Spelling Test (Thurs)

* No class Friday due to class mass @ 8:30

 

Grade 7:

Reading Test on biography, Eleanor Roosevelt (Mon)

Units 1-3 Cumulative Vocab Test (Tues)

Unit 4 homework pages and 3x each (due Thurs)

Unit 4 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

Grade 8:

Reading Test on short story, A Mother in Mannville (Mon)

Units 1-3 Cumulative Vocab Test (Tues)

Unit 4 homework pages and 3x each (due Thurs)

Unit 4 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

 

WEEK OF OCTOBER 9-13

Grade 6:

Vocabulary Review pages 42-47 (due Thurs)

We will be reading short story, Nadia the Willful this week. (Selection Test will be next Monday 10/16)

*No Spelling Test this week due to it being a review week

 

Grade 7:

Vocabulary Review pages 42-47 (due Thurs)

We will be reading biography, Eleanor Roosevelt this week. (Selection Test will be next Monday 10/16)

*No Spelling Test this week due to it being a review week

 

Grade 8:

Vocabulary Review pages 42-47 (due Thurs)

We will be reading short story, A Mother in Mannville this week. (Selection Test will be next Monday 10/16)

*No Spelling Test this week due to it being a review week

 

WEEK OF OCTOBER 2-6

Grade 6:

Unit 2 Vocabulary Test (Tues)

Unit 3 HW pages – including 3x each (due Thurs)

Reading Selection Test on short story, Scout’s Honor (Fri)

Unit 3 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

Grade 7:

Selection Test on personal essay, Names/Nombres (Mon)

Unit 2 Vocabulary Test (Tues)

Unit 3 HW pages – including 3x each (due Thurs)

Quiz on narrative poem, Casey at the Bat (Fri)

Unit 3 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

Grade 8: 

Unit 2 Vocabulary Test (Tues)

Unit 3 HW pages – including 3x each (due Thurs)

Selection Test on short story, Stop the Sun (Wed)

Unit 3 Spelling Test (Thurs)

*No class on Friday due to mass @ 10:00

 

 

 

 

 

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 25-29

Grade 6:

Unit 1 Vocab. Test (Tues)

Reading Test on President Cleveland, Where Are You? (Wed)

Unit 2 Vocab. HW (due Thurs)

Unit 2 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

Grade 7:

Selection Test on Thank You, M’am (Mon)

Unit 1 Vocab. Test (Tues)

Unit 2 Vocab. HW (due Thurs)

Unit 2 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

Grade 8:

Selection Test on Raymond’s Run (Mon)

Unit 1 Vocab. Test (Tues)

Unit 2 Vocab. HW (due Thurs)

Unit 2 Spelling Test (Fri)

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 18-22

Grade 6: 

Spell/Vocab HW for Unit 1 (due Thurs)

Unit 1 Spelling Test (Mon 9/25-due to no school this Friday)

Reading Test on President Cleveland, Where Are You? (Monday, 9/25)

 

Grade 7:

Spell/Vocab HW for Unit 1 (due Thurs)

Unit 1 Spelling Test (Mon 9/25-due to no school this Friday)

Reading Test on Thank You, M’am (Monday, 9/25)

 

Grade 8:

Spell/Vocab HW for Unit 1 (due Thurs)

Unit 1 Spelling Test (Mon 9/25-due to no school this Friday)

Reading Test on Raymond’s Run (Monday, 9/25)

 

 

 

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*We have a classroom fee of $30 that should be sent in by the end of this month. Thank you in advance. (cash or check made payable to SJRS)

 

SUMMER READING TEST SCHEDULE:

Monday 9/11 

6th Grade – Soul Surfer

7th Grade – Freak the Mighty

8th Grade – Hatchet

 

Tuesday 9/12

6th Grade – Number the Stars

7th Grade – Tuck Everlasting

8th Grade – On the Devil’s Court 

 

WEEK OF MAY 29th

Grade 6:

  • Lesson 6 Vocab and Spelling pages (with sentences) – due Thurs.
  • Selection Test on science fiction short story, All Summer in a Day – Fri.
  • Lesson 6 Spelling Test – Fri.

Grade 7:

  • Lesson 6 Vocal and Spelling pages (with sentences) – due Thurs.
  • Lesson 6 Spelling Test – Fri.
  • Selection Test on autobiography, The Noble Experiment (Jackie Robinson) – Mon. 6/5

Grade 8:

  • Lesson 4 Spelling Test – Tues. (postponed from Fri)
  • Lesson 4 Vocab Test – Tues.
  • We will be watching The Outsiders movie Wednesday and Thursday
  • Friday – School mass @10:00 am

WEEK OF MAY 22nd

Grade 6:

  • We will share persuasive essays in class on Monday.
  • Lesson 5 Vocab. and Spelling pages with 3x each (due Thurs)
  • Figurative Language Quiz (Fri)
  • Lesson 5 Spelling Test (Fri)

Grade 7:

  • Selection Test on Waiting (Wed)
  • Lesson 5 Vocab and Spelling pages with 3x each (due Thurs)
  • Figurative Language Quiz (Fri)
  • Lesson 5 Spelling Test (Fri)

Grade 8:

  • Final Test on The Outsiders (including story vocab) – Mon.
  • Lessons 1-3 Vocab. Test (Tues)
  • Lesson 4 Vocab. and Spelling pages with sentences (due Fri)
  • We will be going to lab to work on SJRS Memories paragraph on Wed.
  • NO CLASS ON THURSDAY DUE TO MASS @ 10:00
  • Lesson 4 Spelling Test (Fri)

WEEK OF MAY 15th

Grade 6:

  • We will be working on writing a persuasive essay this week. (Topic: Fast Food at School) – requirements found on sheets distributed Monday
  • Vocabulary Test on Lessons 1-3 (Tues)
  • Lesson 4 Spelling Test (Fri)

Grade 7:

  • No class Monday due to 7th grade field trip
  • Vocabulary Test on Lessons 1-3 (Tues)
  • Lesson 4 Spelling Test (Fri)
  • We will begin a short story this week (Wed) TBD

Grade 8:

  • Read ch. 10 of The Outsiders and complete questions for the chapter (due Wed)
  • Final Test on The Outsiders (which includes vocab from story) – Mon.
  • Lesson 3 Vocab and Spelling pages and 3x each (due Thurs)
  • Lesson 3 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

WEEK OF MAY 8th

Grade 6:

  • Test on Call It Courage (Wed)
  • Vocab. p. 6, Spelling p. 90 and 3x each (due Thurs)
  • Lesson 3 Spelling Test (Fri)

Grade 7:

  • Test on The Call of The Wild (Wed)
  • Vocab. p. 6, Spelling p. 94 and 3x each (due Thurs)
  • Lesson 3 Spelling Test (Fri)

Grade 8:

  • We will continue to read The Outsiders this week and complete questions.
  • Next quiz will be on chapters 10-12 TBA

WEEK OF MAY 1st

Grade 6:

  • Reading Quiz on Chapters 1-3 – Call It Courage  (Wednesday)
  • Vocab. p. 4, Spelling p. 88 and sentences for each spelling word for Lesson 2 (Due Thurs)
  • Question Guide Chapter 4 for Call It Courage (Due Friday)
  • Lesson 2 Spelling Test (Fri)

Grade 7:

  • Vocab. p. 4, Spelling p. 92 and sentences for each spelling word for Lesson 2 (Due Thurs)
  • Question Guide Chapter 6 for The Call of The Wild (Due Friday)
  • Lesson 2 Spelling Test (Fri)

Grade 8:

  • Vocab. p. 4, Spelling p. 96 and sentences for each spelling word for Lesson 2 (Due Thurs)
  • Question Guides 4 and 5 due this week for The Outsiders
  • Lesson 2 Spelling Test (Thurs this week – due to Mass on Fri)

 

WEEK OF APRIL 24th

Grade 6:

  • We will begin reading Call It Courage this week.
  • Read Chapter 2 independently  – Question Guide due Wednesday
  • Vocab. page 2, Spelling page 86 and 3x each (in yellow workbook) – due Thurs.
  • We will read Chapter 3 of Call It Courage in class on Wednesday.
  • Spelling Test on Lesson 1 (Silent words and suffixes) – Fri.
  • Reading Quiz on Chapters 1-3 of Call It Courage –Fri.

Grade 7:

  • We will begin reading The Call of The Wild this week.
  • Read Chapter 2 independently – Question Guide due Wednesday
  • Vocab. page 2, Spelling page 90 and 3x each (in red workbook) – due Thurs.
  • We will read Chapter 3 of The Call of The Wild in class on Wednesday.
  • Spelling Test on Lesson 1 (Silent words and suffixes) – Fri.
  • Reading Quiz on Chapters 1-3 of The Call of The Wild – Fri.

Grade 8:

  • We will begin reading The Outsiders this week.
  • Read Chapter 2 independently – Question Guide due Wednesday
  • Vocab. page 2, Spelling page 94 and 3x each (in green workbook) – due Thurs.
  • We will read Chapter 3 of The Outsiders in class on Wednesday.
  • Spelling Test on Lesson 1 (Silent words and suffixes) – Fri.
  • Reading Quiz on Chapters 1-3 of The Outsiders – Fri.

 

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