WELCOME ♥ 2018-2019
Welcome Parents and Students!
I am looking forward to meeting all of you and exploring the wonderful world of English by delving into the various realms of literature and creating our own adventures in writing!!!
I will be communicating with both you and your parents via Remind 101, email, and here. Please pay attention to these methods of communications.
Pre-AP ELA - Please text @elalight to (972) 885-6304 or 81010.
ELA - Please text @ela2light to (972) 885-6304 or 81010.
Please email me if you have any questions. It is the fastest way to get a hold of me. I do have tutorials before school Monday through Thursdays starting at 7:30am and Fridays by appointment only.
ELA Supply List
2 composition books
3x5 index cards
5 different colored highlighters
Colored Pens (optional)
Blue/black pen and pencil
Novels (all novels are subject to change):
Regular: 12 Angry Men, The Hunger Games
PAP: 12 Angry Men, Romeo and Juliet, House On Mango Street, To Kill A Mockingbird
Great Websites to use in and out of the classroom:
1) Newsela - (newsela.com) Great source for non-fiction articles. Plus, students can work at their own reading level and change it as they progress.
2) NoRedInk - (www.noredink.com) Great source for revising and editing skills. This site personalizes sentences based on your interests. I will post exercises and tests on this site.