Amy Vaughan

Welcome to Language Arts 9 Honors Option at FAITH!

Welcome to Language Arts 9 Honors Option 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:

 

Jan 17/19: The graded Writing Assignment “Home” was returned back to your child this morning. We collected the Study Questions Unit 3 for a completion grade and they have already been given back. The students took Vocabulary Quiz 1/2 in class which was also graded and returned back to your child. 
      During our class Discussion we listened and silently read along to a bone chilling recording of
Edgar Allan Poe’s The Tell – Tale Heart. Some worksheet comprehension questions based on the story were done in class as well. Our novel Weathering Heights was another part of our class discussion reviewing the details from this weeks chapters. For next week the students should be reading novel chapters 12-16. Don’t forget a writing assignment will be due next week as stated on the Agenda, Love Letter from Catherine to Heathcliff. 
Please follow the Agenda as always for all other questions, classwork, and assignments.
Jan 10/19: We had a wonderful morning as always at Faith Home School Tutorial! From our Literature books we read aloud and discussed  {page 29} Death of the Hired Man. We wrote a brief Free Writing sample on our own personal definition of What is Home? The students have jumped right into their novels Weathering Heights.
For next week they should read novel Chapters 7-11. They will also be having their first Vocabulary Quiz 1/2 next week. Please follow our new Agendas as always for all other questions, classwork, and assignments.
Have a wonderful week!
Jan 3/19: Welcome Back! We hope you were all able to enjoy a wonderful Christmas Holiday spent with family and friends. Students received their new Agendas listing all their Spring assignments. {Below you will also see it linked to this web site}. Everyone should have all their new materials and class supplies at this time. Please bring them with you each week to class. During our class discussion this morning, we read aloud and discussed
Good Morning Miss Dove {page 3} from our Literature books. A character sheet for our new novel
Weathering Heights was also passed out this morning to each student. Please complete this at home and bring it next week. Have a wonderful week and follow your new Agendas for all questions, classwork, and assignments.
For class on January 3: No assignments or reading due before class
Please remember to bring the following on Thursday:
1. World Literature book
2. Wuthering Heights novel
3. Vocab B Workbook
4. Usual class materials like pencils, paper, and notebook
On Thursday, I will provide you with a copy of the new semester agenda (also linked below) and the copied study questions for our novel.

LA9 2019 Spring Semester Agenda – This is the basic outline for your spring 2019 semester in LA9. This will allow you to plan and be prepared each week and give you a plan for your work at home.

LA9 Supply List 2018-19 – 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 these policies before the first class.

Secondary Schedule 18-19 – times and days that each class meets.

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