• Grading Policy

    • Daily Participation and Classwork 25%  
    • Homework 10%
    • Projects 25%
    • Tests/Quizzes 40%
     

    Required Materials

    • Folder or binder
    • Pen or pencil (only blue or black ink)
    • Silent Reading Book
    • Chromebook (charged each day)
     
     

    Units of Study

    • Unit 1: Rites of Passage
    • Unit 2: The Holocaust 
    • Unit 3:
    • Unit 5: Invention 
     
     

    Textbooks

    • Pearson: My Perspectives 
     
     

    Novels

    • Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick
    • Esperanza Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan
    • Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine 
    • Among the Hidden by Margaret Peterson Haddix