Grammar and Writing: Students will be using the Voyages in English Grammar and Writing textbook and workbook. Students will be expected to take notes from PowerPoint presentations or add notes to hand-outs. They will practice learned material by using the English text and/or workbook. Each writing chapter relates directly to the grammar chapters in the textbook; students will be expected to use what they know and have learned about grammar to improve their writing. They may be expected to complete writing assignments at home or in the lab - with ample time given for both.
Students are expected to complete the assignment.
Reading: This will be new for the 2016-2017 school year. Stay tuned!
Vocabulary Workshop: VW will NEVER be accepted late. Students are introduced and tested on 20 new words each week. They will be expected to learn which syllable is stressed, definition, synonym, antonym, and spelling of each word. Grades will be taken twice a week (most weeks) on various sections of each unit. Every 4th week the students will be assigned a cumulative review of the previous 3 units. This review will be completed over a 2 week period ending with a 100 question test. Students are expected to study Vocabulary Workshop