Welcome to 9th Grade Language Arts

  • Welcome to high school!  We are so excited to have you as a member of the class of 2023.  In this 9th grade Language Arts class you will learn lots of skills to prepare you for your hig school career and for life after high school.  I will use Google classroom to communicate with you and as a place for you to turn in assignments. This page is for general information and periodic updates on the happenings in class, daily assignments and homework.  I look forward to our work together.

    August 26-August 30

    Monday: Welcome and review of syllabus.  Please have your parents/guardians sign the syllabus' back page and return it by Friday, August 30th.

    Block 1: Google sign-in, Quill.org sign-in and beginning skills assessment, "My Name" reading and brainstorming guide.

    Block 2: Sharing of brainstorming guide, work time on "My Name" essay.  HW: complete a first draft, typed, printed for class Friday. (See google for more information)

    Friday: "My Name" draft due, revision exercises in class.  HW: Polished version of "My Name" submitted to Google Classroom by Block 1.  (See Google for class assignment details)