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Lit Final Exam Schedule in Google Classroom

Lit Final Exam Schedule

Friday, May 28th  10:50-11:45  
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Monday, April 12 10:43 AM

Past Assignments

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When Stars are Scattered HW in Google Classroom

When Stars are Scattered HW

Reread p. 140-173
Complete all the vocabulary for Quarter 3 in your packet as well as the discussion questions that pertain to these pages. 
Quote Analysis #2 completed and collected in class
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, May 4 3:02 PM

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Friday Work 4-30-21 in Google Classroom

Friday Work 4-30-21

1. Complete all the work in your packet for Quarter 2. 
2. If you finish early, please work ahead on skills in FRECKLE.
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, April 30 1:50 AM

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Zoom Tuesday and Thursday at 2:00  in Google Classroom

Zoom Tuesday and Thursday at 2:00

Francuck Lindsay is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.


Topic: 8th grade literature
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Created by Lindsay Francuck: Wednesday, April 28 8:06 AM

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Quote Analysis in Google Classroom

Quote Analysis

Select a quote from pages 1-69 and complete the following assignment
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Saturday, April 24 9:14 PM

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When Stars are Scattered HW in Google Classroom

When Stars are Scattered HW

Read ch. 1-5 and complete all of the work in the packet labeled Quarter 1. 
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, April 20 9:41 AM

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Friday work 4-16-21 in Google Classroom

Friday work 4-16-21

1. Work in your novel study packet, particularly on the first 4 vocab words (up through depressing). Be sure to copy the entire sentence the word is in. Use your chromebooks to locate the correct definition only after you've used context clues to give your best guess as to what the word means. 
2. You may work ahead on the Quarter 1 Quiz. You will able to answer 9/10 questions so far. 

3. You may read ahead, up to p. 69. Annotate along the way, using the symbols we discussed in class.
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Saturday, April 17 10:49 PM

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Refugee Packet in Google Classroom

Refugee Packet

We read the stories together in class. HW: answer questions
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, April 13 1:20 PM

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Friday work 4-9-21 in Google Classroom

Friday work 4-9-21

Poetry Packet (6 poems in all)
Read and answer questions
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, April 9 6:53 PM

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Friday work 3-26 in Google Classroom

Friday work 3-26

1. Read "Woman Who Helped Anne Frank Dies at 100" and complete all questions
2. If you finish early, complete Freckle "Adolf Hitler"
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, March 26 8:11 PM

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Thursday - Character Profile in Google Classroom

Thursday - Character Profile

Submit your finished profile here! Then, turn in your packet with rubric, so I can use that to grade. Don't forget to complete the page in the packet "Profile Explanations."
Thank you!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, March 26 8:11 PM

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Act 1 and Act 2  Packet in Google Classroom

Act 1 and Act 2 Packet

Complete on looseleaf as we read though the scenes together.
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Wednesday, March 17 11:50 AM

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Read Act 2, Scene 2-3 in Google Classroom

Read Act 2, Scene 2-3

After reading, complete questions #5-10 that pertain to these scenes. Bring to class on Tuesday when you return.
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, March 19 8:43 PM

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Diary of Anne Frank HW Act 2 in Google Classroom

Diary of Anne Frank HW Act 2

Read Act 2, Scene 1 and complete questions #1-4 on the Act 1-2 Questions document
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, March 16 3:22 PM

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2:00 ZOOM TODAY! See you then! (same link as Tuesday) in Google Classroom

2:00 ZOOM TODAY! See you then! (same link as Tuesday)

Francuck Lindsay is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: 8th grade literature
Time: This is a recurring meeting Meet anytime

Join Zoom Meeting
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Passcode: 284139
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Meeting ID: 825 5181 1950
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Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, March 19 8:43 PM

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Anne Frank Test - Act 1 in Google Classroom

Anne Frank Test - Act 1

There are 10 questions. Use your book. Answer carefully and do your best!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Wednesday, March 17 11:50 AM

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Friday work 3-12 Who Was Anne Frank? in Google Classroom

Friday work 3-12 Who Was Anne Frank?

1. Read pamphlet and answer all the questions
2. Vocabulary Act 2
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, March 12 11:35 PM

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If you have time, Friday work 3-12   #11 - Author's Intent - At your level in Google Classroom

If you have time, Friday work 3-12 #11 - Author's Intent - At your level

Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, March 12 11:35 PM

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Friday work 3-5-21 in Google Classroom

Friday work 3-5-21

1. complete the Anne Frank packet, WS 70, 71, 72, 81, 75, 76 (you already have half this packet finished, complete the remaining pages)
2. If you finish early, you can read the rest of Scene 5.
3. Test on Act 1 is Thursday, March 11
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Saturday, March 6 7:07 PM

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Diary of Anne Frank HW in Google Classroom

Diary of Anne Frank HW

Read Scene 3, answer questions # 9-20
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, March 2 4:16 PM

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Friday work 2-26 in Google Classroom

Friday work 2-26

Complete questions #1-8 in the "Diary of Anne Frank" packet. Write your answers neatly on looseleaf, in COMPLETE sentences. Reread scene 1-2 for complete understanding.
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Saturday, February 27 1:15 AM

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Diary of Anne Frank HW in Google Classroom

Diary of Anne Frank HW

WB 70, 71, 72, 81 (just the 2nd column using the Annex website on GC)
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Wednesday, February 24 3:53 PM

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Friday work 2-19-21 in Google Classroom

Friday work 2-19-21

complete "Element of Drama" ws. Take notes inside the boxes using your big textbook p. 804-805
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, February 19 3:17 AM

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Friday work 2-12-21 in Google Classroom

Friday work 2-12-21

Complete the "Hope Was Here" Project. Due Thursday 2-18-21, be ready to present to class
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, February 12 7:56 AM

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Hope Was Here HW in Google Classroom

Hope Was Here HW

Reread ch. 17-18 and complete comprehension questions #1-13
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, February 2 11:36 AM

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Hope Was Here HW in Google Classroom

Hope Was Here HW

Read Ch. 11-14 and complete questions in packet as well as annotations. 
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, January 26 3:28 PM

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Friday work 1-22-21, #11 - Messages & Themes - At your level in Google Classroom

Friday work 1-22-21, #11 - Messages & Themes - At your level

Class code is fej9aw
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Sunday, January 24 9:57 AM

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Hope Was Here HW in Google Classroom

Hope Was Here HW

Read and complete comprehension questions for ch. 7-8. Only do the front page #1-12. Omit the back side.
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Wednesday, January 20 6:57 AM

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Friday work - 1-14 in Google Classroom

Friday work - 1-14

Reread Hope was Here for ch. 1-6 and complete comprehension questions in packet PLUS the character analysis for any of the characters we have come across so far
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Saturday, January 16 7:06 AM

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Friday work 1-8-2021 in Google Classroom

Friday work 1-8-2021

Log into Star Renaissance and complete your personalized assignments located in the upper right corner. Complete all. Do your very best! You're all doing such a great job!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Thursday, January 7 4:12 AM

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"Hope Was Here"

Complete all vocabulary on 3 pages in your red folders.
www.dictionary.com
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Wednesday, January 6 11:06 AM

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Touching Spirit Bear Red Folder in Google Classroom

Touching Spirit Bear Red Folder

Complete the entire red folder! You will have class time on Thursday as well!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, December 8 8:34 PM

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Touching Spirit Bear - Friday Work 12-10 in Google Classroom

Touching Spirit Bear - Friday Work 12-10

Complete entire red folder (except the 2 test pages)
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Saturday, December 12 2:45 PM

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Touching Spirit Bear Test, part 2 in Google Classroom

Touching Spirit Bear Test, part 2

Created by Lindsay Francuck: Wednesday, December 16 11:24 AM

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Touching Spirit Bear Read & Annotate ch. 25-26 in Google Classroom

Touching Spirit Bear Read & Annotate ch. 25-26

We will finish ch. 27-28 in class on Thursday!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, December 8 8:33 PM

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Touching Spirit Bear ch. 20-24 in Google Classroom

Touching Spirit Bear ch. 20-24

Complete all the work in the red folder. Complete the Novel One-Pager (classwork)
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Thursday, December 3 3:09 PM

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Freckle Friday 12-4-2020 in Google Classroom

Freckle Friday 12-4-2020

Read the story and answer the questions
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, December 1 3:46 AM

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Touching Spirit Bear ch. 17-20 in Google Classroom

Touching Spirit Bear ch. 17-20

We will finish reading ch. 20 together on Thursday, but you can complete all the work in the red folder except #2,4 on the comprehension questions. 
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, December 1 2:57 PM

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Happy Thanksgiving! in Google Classroom

Happy Thanksgiving!

I hope you all have a peaceful and healthy Thanksgiving! 
 
Mrs. Francuck
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, November 24 1:33 PM

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Friday 11-13-2020 Work on Touching Spirit Bear in Google Classroom

Friday 11-13-2020 Work on Touching Spirit Bear

On Thursday, we read chapter 9-12 together. Complete the 2 comprehension questions worksheets in your red folder that pertain to chapter 9-12. Be sure you annotated adequately! Interesting quotations, new vocabulary and predictions/questions are all great annotations.
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, November 13 1:12 AM

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Friday Work 11-20-20 in Google Classroom

Friday Work 11-20-20

Complete the comprehension worksheets for chapter. 13-16 (Understanding the Story & Chapter Summary).
Also complete the Vocabulary Study for 17-20 and the Matching.
Over break, reread up to chapter 16 if you need to AND/OR read ahead if you must! Enjoy the novel! Expect the unexpected!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, November 20 4:42 AM

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Touching Spirit Bear ch. 13-16 in Google Classroom

Touching Spirit Bear ch. 13-16

Complete Vocabulary for ch. 13-16. Also complete conflict WS in red folder p. 57. You can preread ch. 13-16 and annotate. We will read together in class on Thursday. 
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, November 17 3:10 PM

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Freckle - Friday 11-13-2020 in Google Classroom

Freckle - Friday 11-13-2020

#92 - Messages and Themes. At your level.
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, November 13 1:12 AM

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Touching Spirit Bear in Google Classroom

Touching Spirit Bear

Complete the following in your red folder: Chapter 9-12 Dictionary Detective and Vocabulary Study. Story Timeline (record the first 2 events) and Quotation Quest (complete 2 out of 3)
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, November 10 2:36 PM

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Touching Spirit Bear in Google Classroom

Touching Spirit Bear

Read though chapter 4, p. 40.
Complete the following in your red folder: Understanding the Story ch. 1-4, Chapter Summary ch. 1-4, Dictionary Detective ch. 5-8, Vocabulary Study ch. 5-8
Be ready with these items completed for Wednesday's class (we are following a Tuesday schedule that day)
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Thursday, October 29 1:02 PM

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Touching Spirit Bear in Google Classroom

Touching Spirit Bear

Finish reading through chapter 4, page 40. Continue to annotate. 
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, October 27 2:59 PM

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Friday Work 10-23-20 in Google Classroom

Friday Work 10-23-20

1. Finish Freckle assignment (Colors of Healing)
2. Touching Spirit Bear (in red folder) complete the following:
a. p. 51 Author questions
b. p. 4 Dictionary Detective
c. p. 5 Vocabulary Study
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, October 23 5:52 PM

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Conference Sign-Ups in Google Classroom

Conference Sign-Ups

 
Please sign up for your desired time slot! I am looking forward to sharing all the wonderful things about your child that I have witnessed! I'll be sharing the Zoom link when the date is closer. 
 
Thank YOU!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, October 13 8:53 AM

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Powerschool and Grades! in Google Classroom

Powerschool and Grades!

Please double check Powerschool grades with your child! I will accept late assignments.
Please place any last minute assignments in my bin to be included on Quarter 1 Report Cards! 
I look forward to conferencing with you very soon! 
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Thursday, October 22 5:42 PM

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Book Report Rubric and Choice Board in Google Classroom

Book Report Rubric and Choice Board

Choose one square (#'s were entered in class and your child has a hard copy of this in their folder). Reports are to be typed and neatly completed. We cannot wait to hear about what you have been reading!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Thursday, September 17 12:54 PM

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Storyboard That in Google Classroom

Storyboard That

Create a 3 square story board for Raymond's Run to show the plot of the story. Copy and paste the link here.
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Thursday, October 15 5:05 PM

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Book Report Project - Class time! in Google Classroom

Book Report Project - Class time!

Students will have some class time on Tuesday the 20th to complete the 1st Quarter Book Report Project, if they choose to bring in materials to utilize this time, they may!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Thursday, October 15 3:09 PM

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Freckle - Details & Evidence - At your level in Google Classroom

Freckle - Details & Evidence - At your level

Created by Lindsay Francuck: Thursday, October 15 5:05 PM

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Raymond's Run Packet in Google Classroom

Raymond's Run Packet

We reread the story and completed the packet. If you need additional time, you may have until Thursday. Focus on finishing your personal choice book and completing the project that is due next Thursday, October 22. 
Also, book logs will be due October 22. 
Keep up the GREAT work everyone!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, October 13 3:24 PM

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Raymond's Run packet- Friday work 10-9-20 in Google Classroom

Raymond's Run packet- Friday work 10-9-20

Vocabulary, Reading Warm Up, Comprehension pages. This will be due Tuesday at end of class. Some class time will be given Tuesday. Do as much as you can on Friday. Enjoy the story!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Friday, October 9 4:11 AM

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Raymond's Run reading packet in Google Classroom

Raymond's Run reading packet

Read "Raymond's Run" in the packet and answer the questions along the side. 
You may also preread the entire story in the book to prepare for Thursday's class and discussion. p. 27
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, October 6 3:03 PM

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Friday 10-2 in Google Classroom

Friday 10-2

Finish packet with the next story
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Saturday, October 3 5:07 AM

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Literature HW in textbook, p. 23 in Google Classroom

Literature HW in textbook, p. 23

P. 23. # 2 all, #4 all (see p. 15 for citing passages), # 6 a (draw a chart) and #7. 
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, September 29 3:09 PM

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Friday Work 9-25-20 in Google Classroom

Friday Work 9-25-20

Read "The Baker Heater League" p. 11-16 and "The 11:59" p. 20-22 and complete packet that was distributed in class yesterday. We will reread and discuss on Tuesday. Packet is due at end of class Tuesday after we have had a chance to go over everything!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Saturday, September 26 2:39 AM

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#30 - Explicit Information - At your level in Google Classroom

#30 - Explicit Information - At your level

Created by Lindsay Francuck: Thursday, September 17 8:55 PM

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#02 - Chocolate in Google Classroom

#02 - Chocolate

Created by Lindsay Francuck: Thursday, September 17 8:55 PM

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STAR Testing in Google Classroom

STAR Testing

Star Testing for reading is tomorrow, Thursday! Please eat well, sleep well and breathe! We have reviewed good test taking strategies and are prepared.
Reminder to bring your personal choice reading book to class every Tuesday/Thursday/Friday and whenever you have Study Hall. 
Good luck and ROCK OUT your STAR TESTS!
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Wednesday, September 16 1:30 PM

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Scholastic Book Order in Google Classroom

Scholastic Book Order



Dear Family,

Now more than ever it is so important for your child to have books in the home. Plus our class gets FREE books with every order!

Class Order Due Date: 09/09/20

Connect to Our Class Page: https://orders.scholastic.com/PDFFR

Shop the flyers with your child: https://editions.mydigitalpublication.com/publication/?i=667429

All books ship to the class, and I hand them out to the kids to take home.

Thank you for encouraging the love of reading!

PS: Feel free to forward the class page link to extended family who may want to support your child's reading.

Mrs. FRANCUCK

Class Code: PDFFR
 
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, September 1 11:31 AM

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Personal choice reading book in Google Classroom

Personal choice reading book

Be sure to bring in your new personal choice reading book! If you are ordering through Scholastic, the orders are due by tomorrow (Wednesday)
The Quarter Book Report will be discussed next week once the novels are approved. I cannot wait to see what you are reading for fun! 
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Tuesday, September 8 3:02 PM

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Meet the Teacher Video & Misc. Info in Google Classroom

Meet the Teacher Video & Misc. Info

Hello! A pre-recorded video for Meet the Teacher was sent to your email and also posted in your child's Google Classroom. Please let me know if you have not received it. Also, if there are any additional family emails you'd like me to add to my distribution list, please let me know!
 
Your children are off to a GREAT START! Thank you for helping to support them with their book coverings, additional school supplies and a happy and healthy attitude!
 
Enjoy your 4 day weekend. There is NO homework. 
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Thursday, September 3 12:55 PM

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A Single Shard in Google Classroom

A Single Shard

Created by Lindsay Francuck: Wednesday, September 2 8:31 AM

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Welcome and Supplies List! in Google Classroom

Welcome and Supplies List!

Welcome! Please have your textbook covered by Tuesday and bring a dry erase marker! Also, be sure to have a red folder, red notebook and your summer reading packet (unless you already turned it in!) Thank you! 
Created by Lindsay Francuck: Thursday, August 27 1:17 PM