This was the last week to turn in assignments for Progress Reports. Let's just say, the 7th Grade has seen better weeks. Waiting until the last minute to turn in work is not my style, and I am concerned that so many students seem to be perfectly comfortable with this style of workmanship. Snap out of it! Instead, challenge yourselves to turn QUALITY work in on time. Challenge yourselves to write clear and detailed sentences. Challenge yourselves to read your writing before you consider yourself done and fix your writing so that it is easily understandable. Challenge yourselves to use your agenda to check your assignments' completion. Challenge yourselves to take responsibility for being absent and completing the work and lessons you missed. And if you don't know how to do these things, challenge yourselves to ASK ME how. Come on, 7th Grade. Let's ge
Please remember, if you ever need a textbook, see me and I will assign a book to you. You can also always use the Internet to assist in your homework. Be sure to check the Chapter Links Tab for copies of assignments.
If you did not finish your chart on the "5 Factors for a Country's Success", or the "Southwest Asia Map packets", you have homework! They are both due tomorrow, Thursday, February 14. Happy Valentine's Day! ;o)
I just returned home from the School Board meeting. Our school was highlighted for our wonderful Green House Club! I was so excited to see Paige Brown and Nate Lacey at the meeting. I can't wait for the spring to see all of your additions to the Green House Garden!
I am in the process of adding some book pages so that you can easily access your textbook (easier said than done, but I'm working on it!). Until then, notice the links for the chapter assignments. I will add the links for each chapter as we go.
I know many of you are big fans of Mr. Hamden and Mr. Baldwin. Well, this week is your chance to show your appreciation because this is National Principals' Week! So, in the spirit of kindness, why not let bygones be bygones and share a laugh with our two wonderful principals this week!
This is my 14th year teaching. I love Social Studies, Reading and Writing! Tell me something you love and I will give you 5 Parker Pride Tickets!