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A holiday present! There will be no homework this week. We will resume reading, reading responses, and vocabulary development exercises after the break.
Have a great vacation everyone!

posted on: December 18, 2006

Homework - Week of October 23-27

Read and respond to the article, "The Cuban Missile Crisis - 1962." This work is due on Thursday. Study for Friday's spelling test. Here are your ten words:
1. adventurous
2. unnatural
3. capture
4. questionable
5. beneficial
6. efficient
7. impression
8. expression
9. emotional
10. negotiate

posted on: October 24, 2006

Homework - Week of September 11-15

Read "Coasting Along" and complete the true/false items on the back. The reading assignment is due on Thursday for 3rd period and Friday (due to testing) for 6th period. Study the following words for Friday's spelling test:

1. tremendous
2. doesn't
3. collapse
4. because
5. believe
6. thoroughly
7. through
8. retrieve
9. glimpse
10. weird

posted on: September 11, 2006

Homework - Week of August 28 - Due Thursday August 31

For this week, read the Post-It Note article and answer the questions on the Questions and Answers Worksheet. This assignment is due Thursday.

posted on: August 28, 2006

Homework - Week of August 21 - Due Thursday, August 24

1. Read "School Meals Getting Leaner" and answer the questions on the handout. Follow the instruction sheet.

2. Complete the handout "Synonyms Only," page 7. Be sure to follow the directions. For EXTRA CREDIT, use six words that are not synonyms correctly in six different sentences. Write these sentences on the back of your handout.

PARENTS, PLEASE NOTE: This homework comes from copyrighted material and cannot be posted online. Students who are absent must see Mrs. Israel-Hiles to get their assignment.

posted on: August 20, 2006

Syllabus and Information Sheet

Please return your completed and signed syllabus and information sheet by this Wednesday. Copies of both handouts are provided below (just in case!).

3rd Period Syllabus
6th Period Syllabus

Don't forget to bring a novel to school tomorrow for homeroom and during DEAR in your 3rd period class.

posted on: August 14, 2006

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