Presentation on theme: "7 th Grade Language Arts. Relationships. Relevance. Rigor Getting to know students Challenging students to write to high expectations Connecting students."— Presentation transcript:
Relationships. Relevance. Rigor Getting to know students Challenging students to write to high expectations Connecting students to why reading matters Inspiring Independence
Parent Communication Tools SharePoint Look for announceme nts, assignment s, due dates, and links to important informatio n Access through the TFMS website : http :// tfms. sv sd 410. org / Online Grades Track student progress using the Skyward Online Grading System Access through the TFMS website or the Family Access tab on the SVSD website : http :// svsd 41 0. org /
Em ai l Email is the most effective way to communicat e with all 7 th grade teachers. lawrences@ svsd 410. org
Writing Expository & Persuasive : 1-2 Five Paragraph Essays per month, MSP in May Grammar & Vocabulary Parts of Speech, Diagramming, Latin & Greek Roots, Quizzes every Wednesday Literature The Little Prince, A Christmas Carol, Literary Circles, Poetry
Homework Tests Late / Absent Work Special Projects
Beginning in January 2012 Volunteers needed ! Fridays - Two 30 minute sessions ( we think ) Approximately mid - January through April This is a great experience ! If you are interested in learning more, please add your name to the sign - up list
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