Short Note on Grades

I hadn’t planned on explaining my decision. But since students have asked, I’ll share my response: I kept everyone’s percentage, but gave all students an A. My assignments are created for students to master their topics, and I expect students to work on them as best they can in MY CLASSROOM. Since we were not…

Activity Updates

This is all from what was posted on Google Classroom so parents can stay up to date too. Assignments are voluntary, they will not be part of the gradebook nor count for any extra credit. For 6th and 8th Grade ELA classes: Hello all, welcome to another week at home! I’d like students to continue…

To the After-Lunchers and the End-of-Dayers, 6th Grade ELA

Hello students. All work over the break will not be scored nor is it mandatory, therefore I cannot reasonably expect for you to continue working on reading the novel and completing the work that accompanies each chapter. Please continue reading, depending on how many days we lose, we may not continue reading it as a…

To The Elders – 8th Grade ELA

Hello students. All work over the break will not be scored nor is it mandatory, therefore I cannot reasonably expect for you to continue working on the essay at this time. I would like students to do the following over the break, if possible: Read you Fun Book, pick up another and keep going. Keep…

UPDATE: For parents and Students

Hello to all of you,This is the newest information that has come out. It completely changes student and teacher schedules over the next two weeks.Please read, teachers have been sent the following updated instructions: ​

A Message to my Students and Their Parents

Hello to all of you, These are going to be difficult times and I hope, first of all, that you are keeping yourselves safe. I’d also like for us all to try and be patient with each other, with our children. My classes have been operating with Google Classroom since the beginning of the year,…

Q3 is Ending Soon

Hello to all my parents and students and readers, Q3 is ending soon!!!! Can you believe it? The school year just zooms bye. Here are a few updates on classes and the direction we’ll be taking as we leave Q3 and head into Q4. The Elders – 8th grade We’re just getting into the nuts…