Amy Vaughan

Welcome to Language Arts 8 at Faith Home School Tutorial!

Welcome to Language Arts 8 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 Septemeber 23/pm

please let us know.

 

Weekly Work:
9/17/19: 
Collected: Writing: Autobiography
In Class: Took Notes on Chapter 3 Verbs. Did Worksheet/ Review Game on Direct and Indirect Objects. 
For Next Week: Study for Vocabulary Quiz 15-36. No Agenda Changes.
9/10/19: 
Collected: Grammar Exercises 4.7
In Class: Students took a Grammar on Test Nouns/ Pronouns. Students also took class notes on Chapter 3 Verbs.
For Next Week: No Tests or Quizzes! Writing Assignment Autobiography {pg. 73} will be due!
                          Follow Agenda / No Changes.
9/3/19: 
Collected: Grammar Exercises 2.11 & Writing Assignment: Childhood Treasure
In Class: Discussed Chapter 4: Pronouns  and Took Vocabulary Quiz Roots 1-14
For Next Week: Follow Agenda as always for all questions, classwork, and assignments.
* Be ready for next weeks Grammar Test!  Chapters 2 & 4
8/27/19: 
Collected: Grammar Exercises 1.2
In Class: Students took Grammar Test Chapter 1.  Students received a Noun worksheet for class notes.
For Next week: Follow Agenda as always for all questions, classwork, and assignments. Be prepared for Vocabulary Quiz Roots 1-14.
Writing Assignment (pg. 15} Child
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?

LA8 Fall Semester Agenda 2019 – This is the basic outline for your fall 2019 semester in LA8. This will allow you to plan and be prepared each week and give you a plan for your work at home.
LA8 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.