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Welcome to 7th grade Language Arts class with Ms. Pillow. I am looking forward to a wonderful school year together. In this class we will be reading and writing every day as well as doing DGP's, (Daily Grammar Practice), and DRP’s, (Daily Reading Practice). We will become better readers and writers this year. 
 
If you ever have any concerns or questions please contact me at 901-634-2830.
Thank you,
Ms. Pillow
 
 
 
 
 
 

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August 14, 2017: Lesson Plans

 

Monday, August 14, 2017:  Journal 4; Think about something that you know how to do that your parent does not know much about.  How would you go about teaching your parent how to do it?  Details please.  TLW will continue to take clozed notes over DGP, (Daily Grammar Practice) notes so that they will be able to complete their daily warm-up.

Tuesday, August 15, 2016Journal #5; Write about what it would be like if everything in your life was only one color.  Details please!  TLW will continue to take clozed notes over DGP, (Daily Grammar Practice) notes so that they will be able to complete their daily warm-up.

Wednesday, August 16, 2016: Journal #6; If your family could take a vacation to any country in the world, where would you want to go and why?  Details please!  TLW receive “Words on the Go” Lesson 1 vocabulary; the worksheet for the words will be due on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 with the quiz on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017.  5th period will receive their first set of 20 SAT vocabulary words with their vocabulary assignment due on Monday, 8/21/2017 and the quiz on Wednesday, 8/23/2017.

Thursday, August 17, 2016 Journal #7; You see you best friend steal $5.00 from another classmate that neither of you get along with.  What will you do?  Details please.  TLW will continue to take clozed notes over DGP, (Daily Grammar Practice) notes so that they will be able to complete their daily warm-up.

Friday, August 18, 2016: Journal #8; If you could have any animal in the worlds for a pet, what animal would you choose and why?  Details please.  TLW will continue to take clozed notes over DGP, (Daily Grammar Practice) notes so that they will be able to complete their daily warm-up.

**********Summer Reading Quiz**********

Monday, August 28, 2017

August 7, 2017: Lesson Plans

 Monday, August 7, 2017:  TLW, (The Learner Will) stay in homeroom all day as we share and review Bon Lin Middle School-wide expectations; arrival/dismissal; assemblies; bus expectation; cafeteria; restrooms; hallways; will take a tour of the school so they know how to walk in the halls and where the cafeteria, the office, gym, labs, music room, and orchestra room. TLW received their locks and lockers.  Also received information paper to take home and have signed as well as the information about their lab top.
 

Tuesday, August 8, 2016TLW again be in homeroom for the day. TLW participate in a Socratic Seminar to review the PBIS strategies for the year; take a tour of the school so they will know where their classes are and attend a PBIS Pep Rally in the afternoon.

 Wednesday, August 9, 2016: Journal 1, TLW write themselves a letter about their expectations for themselves this year; what do they expect 7th grade to be like; and what do they think of 7th grade so far. I will return the letters back to them at the end of the year so they can see if what they wrote held true and if they were able to complete their goals. TLW complete a “Pre-Assessment” to let me know what they know so far in LA. 

Thursday, August 10, 2016 Journal 2, Think about the phrase, “Why me? and write about whatever comes into your mind.  TLW will begin to take closed notes over DGP, (Daily Grammar Practice) notes so that they will be able to complete their daily warm-up.

Friday, August 11, 2016: Journal 3, The internet is the “moon landing” of your generation. Write what you think about the internet, how important is it for you? TLW will continue to take closed notes over DGP, (Daily Grammar Practice) notes so that they will be able to complete their daily warm-up.

**********Summer Reading Quiz**********

Monday, August 28, 2017