• Mrs. Tobin's email: tt01bps@birmingham.k12.mi.us
  • The Language of Literature will be the anthology of short stories to study vocabulary, setting, characters, plot, theme and other literary elements. We will read Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, read several mysteries through book clubs, share Greek myths, and enjoy reading screen plays or other dramatization of stories during class.
  • http://prev-criterion.ets.org. Log in for Criterion writing
  • Sentence Writing Strategies will be used to study the structure of language:

  • Quizlet link...make your own electronic flashcards to help with memorizing information: http://quizlet.com/class/486643/
  • Writing tip: Use the below transition list to help your writing flow naturally:

  • Be a responsible student and share information with other students in your hour.

Welcome Back to School! 2013-2014

Use the wiki to keep track of class assignments throughout the year. Scroll to the bottom of the screen to get most recent assignments. Links will be posted at the top of the wiki.

Complete reading True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle and a novel of your choice. Complete activities mailed home with report card. Electronic copy below: