Grades 7-8 Language Arts- Mrs. Laricks

"To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment."
                                           -- Ralph Waldo Emerson


                   June 6-10, 2022

            8th Grade Language Arts   

Field Day on Tuesday, June 7th
Dinner Dance on Thursday, June 9th at 5:30pm
Walk Down the Hall on Friday, June 10th at 1pm
Graduation on Monday, June 13th at 5pm
     

READING
www.newsela.com
We will read and analyze the poem, "Invictus"



PR
OJECT of the MONTH 


VOCABULARY/SPELLING
www.vocabtest.com/vocabulary_workshop/level_c.php


GRAMMAR
www.exercisesinenglish.com/ir-level-h
This week we are studying verbals (infinitives).
* page 79 due Wednesday, 6/7
* page 80 due Thursday, 6/8


WRITING
www.owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/mla_style/mla_style_introduction.html

COMPLETED  MEMORY BOOK DUE MONDAY, 6/06

7th Grade Language Arts

READING
www.newsela.com/
This week we will continue reading S.E. Hinton's novel, The Outsiders.
* Chapter 9 & Questions for Monday, 6/06
* Chapter 10 & Questions for Wednesday, 6/08
* Chapter 11 & Questions for Thursday, 6/09
* Chapter 12 & Questions for Friday, 6/10
* Novel Test on Monday, 6/13

PROJECT of the MONTH
 
VOCABULARY/SPELLING
www.vocabtest.com/vocabulary_workshop/level_b.php


GRAMMAR
www.exercisesinenglish.com/ir-level-g
This week we will focus on adverbs.

* page 89 due Tuesday, 6/07
* page 90 due Thursday, 6/09
* page 91 due Friday, 6/10
* page 92 due Monday, 6/13

WRITING
www.owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/mla_style/mla_style_introduction.html

We will utilize the writing process to write a persuasive essay (problem-solution).
* Final Paper Due Wednesday, 6/08


Go STORM!!!