“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Seuss 

    We are experiencing some problems with the online textbook.

    The stories from the text we are reading in class will be linked to our Google classroom. 


    After school help: Wednesday, October 16


     Please see:  Daily Classwork and Homework Assignments by Week

    This week:

     - "The Tell-Tale Heart" - open book test will be on Thursday, October 17.  Notebook is due by Friday, October 18.  We will also complete a project on how Poe uses suspense.

     - Sustained Silent Reading (SSR) will continue.  Students will identify nonfiction signposts found in Freedom Summer.  Requirements are stapled into reading journals.  Next THREE signposts will be collected and graded on Friday, October 18.

    - Grammar - Revising and editing paragraphs will continue.  Quiz will be on Friday, October 18.

     - RST - Students will work on improving introductory paragraphs.  


     - RST - Students will continuing working on writing tasks with a focus on introductory paragraphs.

     - Grammar homework will continue by revising and editing a paragraph. 

     - Students will begin reading "The Ransom of Red Chief". 

        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"