7th Grade Language Arts Relationships . Relevance . Rigor Getting to know students Challenging students to write to high expectations Connecting students to why reading matters Inspiring Independence Parent Communication Tools SharePoint Online Grades Look for Track student progress announcements, assignments, due dates, and links to important information Access through the TFMS website: http://tfms.svsd410.org/ using the Skyward Online Grading System Access through the TFMS website or the Family Access tab on the SVSD website: http://svsd410.org/ Email Email is the most effective way to communicate with all 7th grade teachers. firstname.lastname@example.org Writing Expository & Persuasive: 1-2 Five Paragraph Essays per month, MSP in May Grammar & Vocabulary Parts of Speech, Diagramming, Latin & Greek Roots, Quizzes every Wednesday Literature The Little Prince, A Christmas Carol, Literary Circles, Poetry •Homework •Tests •Late/Absent Work •Special Projects •Beginning in January 2012 Volunteers needed! •Fridays - Two 30 minute sessions (we think) •Approximately mid-January through April •This is a great experience! If you are interested in learning more, please add your name to the sign-up list Thank you for being here in support of your kids!