“I read a book one day and my whole life was changed.” – Orhan Pamuk

    After school help:  Wednesday, January 22 and Thursday, January 23


     Please see:  Daily Classwork and Homework Assignments by Week

    Marking Period 2 closes January 31

    Upcoming due dates:

      - Sustained Silent Reading (SSR) - Students will be reading fiction novels that they selected.  They will, once again, be asked to identify signposts. Requirements are stapled into reading journals.  The last three signposts are due January 28.

    - Independent Reading - Character Analysis Book Report is due on January 28.  Each student was given a copy of the requirements.  They are also available in Google classroom.

    Class update:

     - Students will be reading a novel.  In his Napra Nautilus Award-winning novel Touching Spirit Bear, author Ben Mikaelson delivers a poignant coming-of-age story of a boy who must overcome the effects that violence has had on his life. After severely injuring Peter Driscal in an empty parking lot, mischief-maker Cole Matthews is in major trouble. 

     Please feel free to contact us - jdparlow@jacksonsd.org OR jhesnan@jacksonsd.org 

    To access the online textbook:


    User Name:  student ID number@jsd (Example:  123456@jsd)

    Password:  student1

    Click "Go to the Online Textbook"