Monthly Archives: January 2015

The End of January

We finished semicolons this week.  The entire middle school did really well on the assessment. Be sure to check out Headmaster on Monday to see your current grades. We will be learning about colons next week. The sixth graders are … Continue reading

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Grammar, Novels, and Vocabulary….Oh My!

We have had a productive week in middle school.  We completed a unit on semicolons. We learned the five main rules of usage for semicolons.  We will review the rules on Tuesday and Wednesday, and each class will have a quiz … Continue reading

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The Night of the Burning

Today was a fabulous day for our middle schoolers.  We had the unique opportunity to Skype with Linda Press Wulf, the author of the novel The Night of the Burning.  Last year Linda Wulf happened to read my classroom blog where the sixth … Continue reading

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