Amy Vaughan

Welcome to Language Arts 7 at Faith Home School Tutorial!

Welcome to Language Arts 7 at FAITH tutorial! I am so pleased that you have decided to share your student with me. Language Arts is a multi-faceted course that is both challenging and exciting. We will cover four main topics including: GRAMMAR, LITERATURE, WRITING, and VOCABULARY. If you would like to find out more about me, read this link: About Mrs. Amy Vaughan.

Important Dates:

Progress Reports will be emailed to parents the week of September 17th

If you have not received a report by Monday September 23/evening, please let us know.

Weekly Work:
9/17/19:
Collected: Writing: Prose Poem
In Class: Notes on Chapter 3 Verbs. Did a worksheet/ game  on Direct/ Indirect Objects.
For Next Week: Agenda Change: Omit writing assignment: Family Traditions until further notice.
     Be prepared for next weeks Vocabulary Quiz 15-36! 
9/10/19: 
Collected: Grammar Exercises 4.2
In Class: Students took a Grammar Test on Pronouns. They also took notes on Chapter 3 Verbs.
For Next Week: Writing Assignment: Poem for Prose {page 121} will be due.
Assignment Instructions:
-Choose any Biblical story.
-Rewrite in poetry form with line breaks. It does not have to rhyme.
-Do not just copy the story word for word. Rewrite it and use your own summary.
                          Follow Agenda/ No changes. No Tests or Quizzes!
9/3/19: 
Collected: Grammar Exercises 2.14 & Writing Assignment: Biographical Sketch
In Class: Took Vocabulary Quiz Roots 1-14,  Discussed Chapter 4 Pronouns. Did a review sheet over Nouns/ Verbs. 
For Next week: Be ready for Grammar Test Chapters 2/4!  Follow Agenda as always.
8/27/19: 
Collected: Grammar Exercises 1.2
In Class: Students took Grammar Test Chapter 1. A worksheet on Nouns was given to students.
For Next Week: Please follow the Agenda as always for all questions, classwork, and assignments.
Be prepared for Vocabulary Quiz Rts 1-14! Writing Assignment: Biographical Sketch {with interview} will be due!
Please complete the Nouns worksheet for homework by providing examples {see worksheet instructions}
8/20/19:
Collected/ Checked for: Curriculum & Syllabus signatures
In Class: We took notes/ discussed Chapter 1 Sentences : {Subject Predict, Types of Sentences, Sentence Errors.}
Played a small group game to reinforce our skills.
For Next Week: Be prepared for a Grammar Test on Chapter 1 : Sentences
Follow Agenda as always {no changes} for all questions, classwork, and assignments
8/13/19:
We had a wonderful first day at Faith Tutorial! All class procedures, rules, and policies were introduced this morning. Agendas were passed out to students and discussed in detail. We collected the paper packets that students were asked to bring as part of their supply list. The required curriculum/ books were also checked for a grade. Please have parents review and sign the class Syllabus with them back next week. Follow your Agenda as always for all questions, classwork, and assignments

Before 8/13 –

***Respond to prompt in paragraph form: 

-What qualities make a good learner? What strategies will make you successful in class this year?

LA7 Fall Semester Agenda 2019 –  This is the basic outline for your fall 2019 semester in LA7. This will allow you to plan and be prepared each week and give you a plan for your work at home.

LA7 Supply List 19-20 – students must come prepared for class the first day with all necessary materials. They will receive a supply grade on the first day of school.

Language Arts Courses policy – please read and familiarize yourself with our class policies before the year begins.

Secondary Class Schedule 19-20 – times and days that each class meets.

 If you have any questions, you can email the instructor at uuangel@yahoo.com. Please allow 24 hours for a response.