Ms. Canete


Welcome to Seventh Grade ELA!



 
HOMEWORK

Due Tuesday 10/17:
Newsela article "Trump ends DACA program"

Due Monday 10/16/17:
Newsela article on El Paso - Juarez

(7-2, 7-3) Due Tuesday 10/10/17
Las Vegas shooting Newsela annotations & quiz

HW Due Thursday 10/5/17
Complete the Mango Street Journal Topics PART ONE

Due 10/2/17- 
7-2 & 7-3: Take a detailed picture of something or someone in your life. It should be focused very closely on one feature (i.e. not just you and a friend hanging out, but their hair, their hands, their shoes, etc). Be prepared to show it on your phone. If you don't have a phone, e-mail the picture to Ms. Canete ncanete@lccsnj.org


Due Thurs 9/14/17 - "The Bear That Wasn't" plot handout (on back of plot notes). Describe the different plots parts of the short story in each box.  Due Fri 9/15/17 - 9/11 Interview - Syllabus signed


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In this class, we are:

 

a community

good listeners

respectful & encouraging

not perfect, but

forgiving

leaders by example

risk-takers

change-makers

the kind of people who raise others up

&

 “choose kind”


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Homework Due Dates
3/23

7B & 7G: Personal Narrative brainstorm & planner

3/24 (all classes)

PARCC Writing Prompts (choose 3 to mark up and complete)