Toni Ann Pugliese | Literature

Toni Ann Pugliese | Literature

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)

 

 

 

WELCOME BACK!

Hello and welcome back! 

Thank you to all of you who have sent in tissues, paper towels, and cleaning wipes thus far! Those items are like gold around here. 🙂

We tend to go through them quickly.

Another thing that we can never have too much of is looseleaf paper. Please feel free to send in paper at any time during the year!!!

*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.

 

WEEK OF APRIL 3rd

Grade 6:

  • Unit 15 Vocabulary Test (Tues)
  • Vocab Workbook Review pages (due Thurs)
  • Reading Selection Test on Aaron’s Gift (Fri)
  • NO SPELLING TEST THIS WEEK – (Review Week)

Grade 7:

  • Cumulative Vocabulary Test (Units 1-15) – (Tues)
  • Reading Selection Test on Last Cover (Fri)
  • NO NEW SPELLING OR VOCAB WORDS THIS WEEK

Grade 8:

  • Vocab Test Unit 15 (Tues)
  • Reading Selection Test on Still Me – Christopher Reeve (Wed)
  • Vocab Workbook Review pages (due Thurs)
  • NO CLASS FRIDAY DUE TO SCHOOL MASS @ 10 am

WEEK OF MARCH 27th

Grade 6:

  • Unit 14 Vocab. Test (Tues)
  • Unit 15 Workbook sections (Due Thurs)
  • Selection Test on short story, Lob’s Girl  (Fri)
  • Unit 15 Spelling Test (Fri)

Grade 7:

  • Unit 15 Vocab. Test (Tues)
  • Workbook Review pages 194-201 (due Thurs)
  • Selection Test on Science Fictional story, Dark They Were, And Golden-Eyed (Fri)
  • NO SPELLING TEST THIS WEEK (REVIEW WEEK)

Grade 8:

  • Unit 14 Vocab. Test (Tues)
  • Selection Test on short story, Rules of the Game (open-book) (Wed)
  • Unit 15 Workbook sections (Due Thurs)
  • Unit 15 Spelling Test (Fri)

WEEK OF MARCH 20th

Grade 6:

  • Unit 13 Vocab Test (Tues)
  • Unit 14 Workbook HW (due Thurs)
  • Unit 14 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

Grade 7:

  • Unit 14 Vocab Test (Tues)
  • Unit 15 Workbook HW (due Thurs)
  • Unit 15 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

Grade 8:

  • Reading Test on The Monkey’s Paw (Tue)
  • Unit 14 Workbook HW (due Thurs)
  • Unit 14 Spelling Test (Fri)

WEEK OF MARCH 13th

Grade 6:

  • Cumulative Vocabulary Test (Units 1-12) – Tues.
  • Reading Quiz on  All I Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten – Wed.
  • Unit 13 assigned vocab pages and 3x each (due Thurs)
  • Unit 13 Spelling Test – Fri.

Grade 7:

  • Reading Quiz on excerpt from Nelson Mandela’s Long Walk to Freedom – Mon.
  • Unit 13 Vocabulary Test – Tues.
  • Unit 14 assigned vocab pages and 3x each (due Thurs)
  • Unit 14 Spelling Test – Fri.

Grade 8:

  • We will be reading short story, The Monkey’s Paw this week. (Test will be 3/21)
  • NO VOCAB OR SPELLING THIS WEEK due to Mon. confessions, no school on Wednesday, and mass on Friday

WEEK OF FEBRUARY 27

Grade 6:

  • Unit 12 Vocabulary Test (Tues)
  • Workbook Review Pages 156-163 (due Thurs)
  • Quiz on The Jacket (Fri)
  • NO SPELLING TEST THIS FRIDAY DUE TO IT BEING A REVIEW WEEK.

Grade 7:

  • Cumulative Vocabulary Test – Units 1-12 (Tues)
  • Reading Test on short story, What Do Fish Have to do With Anything? (Wed)
  • Assigned workbook pages for Unit 13 with 3x each (due Thurs)
  • Unit 13 Spelling Test (Fri)

Grade 8:

  • Cumulative Vocabulary Test – Units 1-12 (Tues)
  • Workbook Review Pages 156-163 with 3x each (due Thurs)
  • Unit 13 Spelling Test (Fri)
  • Reading Test on biography, Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad (Fri)

WEEK OF FEBRUARY 20th

Grade 6:

  • ALL Unit 12 vocab pages with 3x each (due Thurs)
  • Unit 12 Spelling Test (Fri)
  • Quiz on Informative Nonfiction piece, Summer of Fire (Fri)

Grade 7:

  • Vocabulary Review Pages 156-163 (due Thurs)
  • Quiz on short story, The Scholarship Jacket (Fri)
  • NO spelling test this week due to it being review lessons

Grade 8:

  • Vocabulary Review Pages 156-163 (due Thurs)
  • Quiz on radio play, The Hitchhiker (Fri)
  • No spelling test this week due to it being review lessons

 

WEEK OF FEBRUARY 13th

Grade 6:

  • Catholic Daughter Entries: Poem/Essay (due Tues)
  • Unit 11 Vocabulary Test (Wed)
  • No class Friday due to Class Mass @ 8:30

Grade 7:

  • Catholic Daughter Entries: Poem/Essay (due Tues)
  • Unit 11 Vocabulary Test (Tues)
  • Unit 12 wkbk. pages (due Thurs)
  • Test on autobiography, Boy: Tales of Childhood (Fri)
  • Unit 12 Spelling Test (Fri)

Grade 8:

  • Catholic Daughters Entries: Poem/Essay (due Tues)
  • Unit 11 Vocabulary Test (Tues)
  • Unit 12 wkbk. pages (due Thurs)
  • Test on Flowers for Algernon (Fri)
  • Unit 12 Spelling Test (Fri)

WEEK OF FEBRUARY 6th

Grade 6:

  • Unit 11 workbook homework (due Thurs)
  • Selection Test on essay, My First Dive with the Dolphins (Fri)
  • Unit 11 Spelling Test (Fri)

Grade 7:

  • Unit 11 workbook homework (due Thurs)
  • Selection Test on short story, The White Umbrella (Fri)
  • Unit 11 Spelling Test (Fri)

Grade 8:

  • Unit 11 workbook homework (due Thurs)
  • We will begin reading Flowers for Algernon this week (Test will be next week – TBD)
  • Unit 11 Spelling Test (Fri)

 

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