Mr. Oiler – MS English/Reading

Middle School English

Dear Parents,

WE ARE BACK! I hope everyone had an awesome summer and that the kiddos are ready to get back to work! I’m looking forward to another great year here at HFCS and can’t wait to get started!

Peace in Christ,

Mr. Oiler

Homework

THURSDAY 9/20/18

6th grade

CLASSWORK:

DLR Week 4 – Thursday

Graded Voyages – Noun Review pp. 24-25

Unit 3 Vocabulary – Read & Define words

Continue reading Old Man and the Sea

HOMEWORK:

Unit 3 Vocabulary – Choosing the Right Word

7th grade

CLASSWORK:

DLR Week 4 – Thursday

2.3 Comparative and Superlative Adjectives, pp. 22–23

Unit 3 Vocabulary – Read & Define words

Continue reading: Lost Hero

HOMEWORK:

None

8th grade

CLASSWORK:

DLR Week 4 – Thursday

2.3 Comparative and Superlative Adjectives, pp. 22–23

Unit 3 Vocabulary – Read & Define words

Continue reading: Son of Neptune

HOMEWORK:

Unit 3 Vocabulary – Choosing the Right Word

WEDNESDAY 9/19/18

6th grade

CLASSWORK:

DLR Week 5 – Wednesday

Voyages – Noun Review pp. 24-25

Unit 2 Vocab Test

Finish picture/thank you card for Mrs. León

HOMEWORK:

FINISH Voyages – Noun Review pp. 24-25

7th grade

CLASSWORK:

DLR Week 5 – Wednesday

Unit 2 Vocab Test

Continue reading: Lost Hero

HOMEWORK:

None

8th grade

CLASSWORK:

DLR Week 5 – Wednesday

Unit 2 Vocabulary Test

Continue reading: Son of Neptune

HOMEWORK:

None

TUESDAY 9/18/18

6th grade

CLASSWORK:

DLR Week 4 – Tuesday

Voyages – Noun Review pp. 24-25 [Still working…finish tomorrow]

Ted Talk Tuesday: https://www.ted.com/talks/jarrett_krosoczka_why_lunch_ladies_are_heroes

Draw picture/thank you card for Mrs. León

HOMEWORK:

Study for Wednesday’s Unit 2 Vocabulary Test

7th grade

CLASSWORK:

DLR Week 4 – Tuesday

2.2 Demonstrative, Interrogative, and Indefinite Adjectives, pp. 20–21

TedTalk Tuesday: https://www.ted.com/talks/amy_cuddy_your_body_language_shapes_who_you_are

HOMEWORK:

Study for Wednesday’s Unit 2 Vocabulary Test

8th grade

CLASSWORK:

DLR Week 4 – Tuesday

2.2 Demonstrative, Interrogative, and Indefinite Adjectives, pp. 20–21

TedTalk Tuesday: https://www.ted.com/talks/adam_grant_the_surprising_habits_of_original_thinkers/transcript

TedTalk response sheet

HOMEWORK:

Study for Wednesday’s Unit 2 Vocabulary Test

MONDAY 9/17/18

6th grade

CLASSWORK:

DLR Week 4 – Monday

Voyages – Noun Review pp. 24-25 [Finish tomorrow]

Continue reading aloud Old Man and the Sea

Create your own movie poster: “Old Man and the Sea”

HOMEWORK:

Study for Wednesday’s Unit 2 Vocabulary Test

Finish: Create your own movie poster: “Old Man and the Sea”

7th grade

CLASSWORK:

DLR Week 4 – Monday

2.1 Descriptive Adjectives, Position of Adjectives, pp. 18–19

Create your own movie poster: Lost Hero

HOMEWORK:

Study for Wednesday’s Unit 2 Vocabulary Test

Finish: Create your own movie poster: Lost Hero

8th grade

CLASSWORK:

DLR Week 4 – Monday

2.1 Descriptive Adjectives, Position of Adjectives, pp. 18–19

Read aloud: Son of Neptune

HOMEWORK:

Study for Wednesday’s Unit 2 Vocabulary Test

Resources

http://www.quizlet.com

in search bar: jasonoiler

The vocabulary words and definitions can be found on Quizlet to assist the students in studying for their Vocabulary Tests. There are flashcards and various games to help them prepare.

Use Lexile to find books on your child’s reading level. Just input your child’s lexile score from their Scantron results sheet passed out at parent/teacher conferences.

http://www.lexile.com

 

 

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