This semester we will be reading: We will  use the Vocabulary Workshop Level A textbook,

Romeo and Juliet covering one unit a week.

By: William Shakespeare


Animal Farm We will also work on grammar using

By: George Orwell  the Basic English Grammar textbook.



By: Louis Sachar   I am available after school everyday after school for extra help!



The majority of the work in my class is graded based on effort, not correctness.  Tests and quizzes are graded on correctness, but my students have an opportunity to correct their mistakes for half of the credit missed.


Grading Scale

A ~ 90-100%

B ~ 80-99%

C ~ 70-79%

D ~ 60-69%

F ~ 59 and below