Monday, 8/21: Welcome to Seventh Grade English!

Welcome to Seventh Grade English! (Short classes today due to the Tour Schedule.) Seating Charts/Schedules/Name Pronunciation, etc. Web Page: or or–>Mr. Coward Know it. Use it. Love it. I. Copy homework into assignment book (AKA: planner). This is the first thing we do every week. The homework for the entire week goes up Monday (or the first day of […]

Monday, 5/8 (22): Copy Homework, SAWs, Debrief Test #32 (OMG!)

Open House is Thursday evening! Copy homework into planner. Book Pitches continue tomorrow! “SAWs, 5/8.”– Each twice. embryo, paralyzed, theory, investigate, obtain The movie was so scary we were ______ with fear in our seats. Since the evidence was ____(ed) illegally, it could not be used in court. The village did not do much ______(ion) […]

Monday, 5/1: Copy Homework, SAWs, Debrief Test 31, Tom Sawyer

Copy homework into assignment book. Book Pitch starts Thursday! “SAWs, 5/1.” inequity, resources, adequate, illustrate, disproportionate       6. (2) The campers did not have _____ ______ to survive in the wilderness, so they had to come home. 7. He used several examples to _______ his point. 8. Historically there is a(n) ______ between the wages […]

Monday, 4/3: Copy Homework, SAWs, Husker Du, Euphemisms, Mars?!

Copy homework into planner. “SAWs, 4/3.” – abstain, capacity, distribute, method, morality      6. The Chief Elder said that Jonas had the “______ to see beyond.” 7. After Mardis Gras, you are supposed to ______ from something you like until Easter. 8. This word has to do with scruples. _______ 9. Every Monday, you copy […]

Monday, 3/27: Copy Homework, SAWs, Debrief Test 28, GMovie

Copy homework into planner. Giver Project due Friday. “SAWs, 3/37.” — Once each for the pix, once each for the sentences. aspect, retain,  relevant, affirmative, discriminate        6. Their religion affects almost every ______of their lives. 7. He is old enough to _______right from wrong. 8. A landlord may _____ part of your deposit if you break the lease. 9. The […]

Monday, 3/20: Copy Homework, SAWs, Wheel of Doom, Debrief Test 27, Giver

Copy homework into planner. I will have Giver Project handouts tomorrow. “SAWs, 3/20.”  Each word twice; once for a picture and once for a sentence. formulate, criteria, assess, standardized, correspond      6. The root of this word means to judge.  _______ 7. After a lot of thinking, he _____(ed) a plan. 8. After her friend […]