Ms. Anderson's English and Reading Class

Ms. Anderson

"Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him."

Maya Angelou


Thank you for allowing me the opportunity to work with your child this year.  My name is Ms. Anderson, and I will have the pleasure of working with your son/daughter for English Language Arts. I teach 7th grade Read 180 and 8th grade Ela.

I graduated from ULM with a B.S. in English Education in 2013. In  2016, I graduated with a M.S. in Teacher Leadership from Walden University.I am dedicated to teaching your child to be an effective writer and reader.



7th Grade Course:Read 180 Expectations/Outline

Read 180 is a course designed to assist readers with reading comprehension,critical reading and thinking, structured writing, reading fluency, grammar skills needed to write effectively, and narrative, research, and analysis based writing.We rotate daily; however, we will not rotate on the following days: include library, common assessments, or writing week.


8th Grade Ela Expectations/ Outline
 
This course covers reading comprehension, critical thinking, grammar,
vocabulary, and writing. Each nine weeks, we will read a new novel,
 fiction and nonfiction text, and use that information to write narrative, research, and literary analysis based essays.

The unit follows:
2nd- Flowers for Algernon/ Frankenstein
3rd- Tell-Tale Heart/ Monster
4th- Night/Diary of Anne Frank .

Please check the calendar for upcoming dates and assignments.
Tutoring is offered Monday - Friday from 6:45 til 7:15.
I cannot tutor Monday-Thursday afternoon because I have Reglals practice, but I will tutor Friday afternoon upon request. 



Contact
Number: 318-323-1143 ext 2132
Email: taylor.anderson@mcschools.net
Office Hours: 1:04-1:56
Planning Period 7