6th Grade – We are finishing up our unit on Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry. We will read a short play and a book on Nelson Mandela to finish up our unit on courage in the face of adversity.
7th Grade – We are currently reading Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl. The students are filling out Socratic Seminar packets as they read.
8th Grade – We are beginning the memoir Night. We will be working on the elements of a memoir and how they differ from an autobiography. The students will be expected to write a final paper in which they analyze how the author’s relationships change throughout the book.
March 14-15 – Junior High Musical – The Wizard of Oz
6th grade –
3/6/19 – Roll of Thunder final project due