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D.E.A.R. Test #2  

D.E.A.R. Test #2 is October 3rd.


Narrative Writing Test  

Narrative Writing Test is Wednesday, September 27th. We have practiced in class writing using Narrative Techniques, as well as reading material where these techniques are used. We will continue to work on this skill Monday and Tuesday.


I Will Always Write Back- Novel Test   

Overall Novel Test for I Will Always Write BackThis is the same day as your D.E.A.R. test #2.


D.E.A.R. Test #2  

D.E.A.R. Test #2 is October 3rd. You should be reading in class daily during D.E.A.R. Time and recording your reading times/responses on your Reading Logs.


Quiz: Reading Skills & Verbals   

Quiz on Friday! Verbals (Infinitives, Participles, and Gerunds) will be on the Quiz. In addition, there will be a Reading passage and skills questions below. Please look over the passages in the Reading section of your binder as we have practiced close reading for the exposition, amongst other skills. *There is a Verbals Study Guide.

-Please see Verbals powerpoints uploaded to my website. Also, students have these same copies in their binders with examples/class notes.


Midpoint Test  

Midpoint Test is Thursday, August 31st.


D.E.A.R. Test is September 6th   

Almost daily, students are given the last 15 minutes of class to read their library book. We call this D.E.A.R. (drop everything and read) time. They are required to read two books per quarter and take tests on these books on or before given days.

*Our first independent library book reading test will be September 6th.