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Tara O Hea - Sixth Grade  (Send e-mail)

Welcome to my teacher page! I am so happy to be working with your children this school year. Together, we will work towards your children's goals and prepare them for success at HCMS and beyond.

If you would like to reach me, please do not hesitate to call or e-mail me at tohea@fsd157c.org.

For the 2017-2018 school year, I am co-teaching ELA with Mrs. Bouck as well as teaching a specialized instruction ELA class. I enjoy working with my wonderful students.

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Dear Students,

I believe in you.
I am here for you.
I expect great things.
I love your uniqueness.
I will NEVER give up on you.
You are listened to.
Your opinion matters.
You are important.
You're a winner.
You will succeed.
We'll have a wonderful year together.

Love,

Mrs. O'Hea
 
 

This week in class

Monday
**This page reflects assignments in my ELA class. Please see Mrs. Bouck's teacher webpage for assignments from our co-taught ELA classes**

11/13: We worked on comprehension activities for "Soul Surfer". HW: Complete tic-tac-toe comprehension activities

Tuesday
11/14: We will begin reading "Life Doesn't Frighten Me" by Maya Angelou and discussing the theme.

Wednesday
11/15: We will analyze word choice in the poem, "Life Doesn't Frighten Me" and write about it.

Thursday
11/16: *Theme Thursday: Day*
We will write our own version of "Life Doesn't Frighten Me" and discuss the project due on 11/27.

Friday
11/17: We will see the movie, "Wonder" and write about it when we return. Homework is to complete the "Life Doesn't Frighten Me" project due on 11/27, and to continue to read your choice books this weekend. Remember, the expectation is that you read one choice book approved by me and also one choice book that is a Rebecca Caudill Award Nominee each quarter. The first book talk of the second quarter is due by December 4th. I will assess whether you read these books or not through our "book talks".

 
 

Downloads List

Letter to Parents Regarding Reading Comprehension Strategies Taught in Class [9/4/2017]
Meet Mrs. O'Hea [8/20/2017]
Signposts Power Point [9/4/2017]

 
 

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