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Class Name: 7th Grade Language Arts
Teacher: Elle Skelton
Location: 130
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Due: May 30
We will be watching "She's the Man" on Thursday May 30 and Friday May 31. You must print and sign to the attached permission slip to be able to watch the movie.

Due: May 30
Thursday, May 30 is the last day to turn in any late/missing work.

Due: May 28
Twelfth Night Packets
Act 3
Acts 4/5

Due: May 27
Online homework for the remainder of the year has been assigned. You may work ahead, but all assignments must be completed by the dates listed below.

April 28: NRI Week 12
May 5: Zinc A Day in the Life of an American Trail Keeper
May 12: NRI Week 13
May 19: The Refugee Olympians in Rio
May 27: NRI Week 14

Due: May 15
Twelfth Night Packets
Act 1
Act 2

Due: Apr 23
SpringBoard lesson 4.5 (pages 290-298)

In class assignment for Wed (4/17) and Thursday (4/18).
If you are absent, be sure to print the attached PDF (or come tear out of your SpringBoard book) so that you can make-up the work.

Only complete pages 290-296. We will work on it more in class next week.

Due: Apr 21
Zinc due Sunday night

Due: Apr 14
NoRedInk Week 11 due Sunday night
Due: Apr 7
SpringBoard Zinc due Sunday night

Due: Mar 17
NoRedInk week 10 due Sunday night
Due: Mar 12
Final draft of Animal Farm essay due

Essay must be typed using MLA formatting. The Perdue Owl link will show you a sample essay formatted correctly.

The last page of you essay should be a works cited. Copy and paste the attached works cited into your own document.

Print your essay to turn it in. If you are unable to print, email it to me or bring it on a USB and I will print it.
If it is a Word document, email it as an attachment to
If is a Google Doc, share it with
I will reply to all emails confirming that I have received it. If I do not reply, assume I didn't get it.
Due: Mar 10
Spring Board Zinc due Sunday night
Due: Mar 8
Project instructions. Use class time on Friday to work on your project.

Create a poster based on one of the Russian Revolution topics we researched and presented on earlier in the unit. One half of the poster should be your topic and the other half should be the Animal Farm representation. On each side list key details and events. Then use string or yarn to create a line to matching details or events. You should have at least 5 paired details or events.
Example of matching detail or event:
Adolf Hitler broke his pact with Russia and invaded them for resources. = Mr. Fredrick gave the pigs fake money for timber and then attacked the farm.

Due: Mar 6
Rough draft of Animal Farm essay is due.
Due: Mar 3
NoRedInk Week 9
Due: Feb 24
SpringBoard Zinc
Due: Feb 17
NoRedInk Lesson 8
Due: Feb 10
SpringBoard Zinc due Sunday night at 11pm
Due: Feb 3
NoRedInk Lesson 7
Due: Jan 21
SpringBoard Zinc
Due: Jan 13
NoRedInk lesson 6
Due: Jan 8
Final Draft of Informative Essay on the branches of government due.
Due: 12/23/2018
We will be having the spelling bee when we return from break. If you want to study, the lists are attached.
Due: 12/17/2018
Complete the Works Cited page for your essay and finish any work not completed in class.

1. Read your sources.
2. Determine your 3 main points. (these must be approved by the teacher before you can move on)
3. Highlight your sources with 1 color for each main point
4. Create an outline for your essay. Include in order what information you are going to include in your essay. Keep track of where you got each piece of information.

Works Cited
See attached image for an example
Follow the link to create your citations.
Be sure to use MLA citation format and list your sources in alphabetical order.

Due: 12/16/2018
SpringBoard Zinc
Due: 12/11/2018
Find two credible sources for your essay on the branches of government.

Have a copy of the source and the following citation information:
author and/or publishing organization
publication date
Due: 12/9/2018
NoRedInk Lesson 5
Due: 12/5/2018
Final draft of argumentative essay due.
The essay can be typed or hand written.
Due: 12/2/2018
SpringBoard Zinc due Sunday night at 11pm
Due: 11/29/2018
Claims, Evidence, and Reasoning Quiz (in class)

All questions based on NoRedInk lessons.
Due: 11/11/2018
Zinc due Sunday night
Due: 11/4/2018
NoRedInk Week 3
Due: 10/31/2018
SpringBoard 2.11 Which Claims to Believe
pages 130-134
Due: 10/29/2018
Symbolism Scavenger Hunt (group project)

See attachment for requirements.
Due: 10/28/2018
Spring Board Zinc
Due: 10/21/2018
NoRedInk lesson 2
Due: 10/14/2018
Spring Board Zinc
Due: 10/7/2018
NoRedInk Lesson 1
Due: 10/2/2018
Final draft of personal narrative due.

Can be typed or hand written.
A copy of the rubric is attached.
Due: 9/30/2018
Zinc assignment due 9/30
Due: 9/23/2018
NoRedInk Diagnostic Test

If you have not created an account yet, class codes are posted the class website.
Due: 9/16/2018
Complete the Zinc reading assignment.
Create a NoRedInk account if you have not done so already.
Due: 9/13/2018
Back to School Night Announcement

Dear parents,

Due to a family medical emergency I will not be at Back to School Night.

If you would like to speak to me, I would be happy to set up an in person or phone conference. The best way to contact me is via email at I can also be contacted at (305) 698-8000.

I'm looking forward to partnering with you this school year.

Mrs. Elle Skelton

Due: 9/2/2018
First Zinc assignment due Sunday at 10 pm.

Log in to your SpringBoard account.
Click "Zinc"
Click "Articles"
Click "Assigned Articles"
Click on the title of the article to view and complete the questions.
Due: 8/28/2018
Choices Poster

Write out the quote and author
Explain why it matters to you (3-4 sentences)
Decorate the poster
Put your name on the back
Due: 8/28/2018
Create SpringBoard account using the class code on the home page.
Due: 8/28/2018
Turn in last page of syllabus.
Due: 8/28/2018
Summer reading assignment due.
Due: 8/24/2018
Find a quote that is meaningful to you that relates to our theme: choices.
Bring a copy of the quote and the author's name to class.