Teacher Info

Teacher Cheryl Donovan - Seventh Grade

Hello and welcome to the 2017-2018 school year. I am on of the seventh grade ELA and Honors ELA teachers. I'm excited to meet you and have a wonderful year together!
 
 

This week in class

Monday
Welcome back! I'm excited to here how your 30 Day Challenge is going!
Quarter two ends Friday!

Review stems/vocabulary words nightly!

ELA:
RI Outcome tomorrow
Literary Terms Worksheet (both sides) Use resources to help you!

Honors ELA:
Draft your strongest stanza for your poem tonight. NOT the whole poem.

Tuesday
ELA: 6-Way (Remember to use the "WIN" strategy.; Read "How They Croaked" and complete all of the guided reading questions

Honors:
6-Way

Wednesday
ELA:
None

Honors ELA:
If I Were In Charge of the World final copy due Friday


Thursday
ELA:
None

Honors ELA:
If I Were in Charge of the World Performance Task Project due tomorrow

Friday
ELA:
Figurative Language # 2 (both sides)

Honors ELA:
Interrogation Script due in class-we are NOT printing in class so you will need to print on your own, in the library before or after school on Monday morning or during lunch

 
 

Downloads List

1960s Research Project [5/11/2017]
Color Blasting a Structured Paragraph [10/16/2013]
Community Service Hours Opportunity [9/5/2017]
Foundation Meet and Greet [4/24/2017]
Gary Schmidt [1/17/2017]
How to use google docs as a flashdrive [10/13/2015]
Invent an Animal [1/11/2018]
Invent an Animal Rubric [1/11/2018]
Literary Elements [10/15/2013]
Literary Terms Review Notes [8/25/2017]
Online Textbook Directions [10/1/2014]
Qtr 2 PT Sample [1/12/2017]
rebuttal [1/25/2017]
SLAM response [10/1/2014]
State of the District Address [1/24/2017]
Unit 8 Vocab Intro [5/4/2017]
Vocab Unit 6 Sentences [3/14/2017]
Writing Coach Trouble Shooting Letter [2/21/2013]

 
 

Cool Links

Introduction to Sign Post Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6SzYoKUF0bI

NewsELA
http://www.newsela.com

Sign Post: Again and Again
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vn31z6NFSAA

Sign Post: AHA moment
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZUuqSKPG_3M

Sign Post: Contrasts and Contradictions Sign Post
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PPpc4J3EXhk

Sign Post: Memory Moment Signpost
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLLjumKKtgs

Sign Post: Tough Questions?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hd2UgBjvyAQ

Sign Post: Words of the Wiser
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Po39Il6EaQ

Upfront---Student Code is HCtigers
https://digital.scholastic.com/resources/classpasscode/?app=upfront&state=%2Fhome-page-logged-out.html&role=classroom

Vocabtest.com review site (we are level B)
https://www.vocabtest.com/

Word Within A Word Quizlet Link
https://quizlet.com/subject/word-within-the-word/