7th Grade with Mrs. Byrd

Welcome week three!

Reading- Thank you in advance for checking in with your kiddo and signing their reading log each day.  This week we will continue using the Daily Three (Read to Self, Work on Writing, and Word Work) along with continuing with annotating our poems, and beginning our 7th and 8th grade novels. I have been so excited to begin reading these books. Our 7th graders will be working on Freak the Mighty, a beautiful story of an unlikely friendship. The 8th graders will begin Lord of the Flies, a classic...

September 16, 2018 Read more

Upcoming Week of 09.10.18

What a fantastic first week in seventh grade! We didn’t waste anytime getting right to work and the class has done so well with adapting to our new classroom. I love these kids already! A couple of things… Blog Subscriptions- You can subscribe to these blog posts by simply entering your email on this page. That way you will automatically get an email sent to you when I update this page.  Scholastic- Your kids deserve to read books they love! And when children get to choose their own books,...

September 9, 2018 Read more

Back to School, Bighorns Style!

Back to school is right around the corner with the first day of school less that a week away! Tuesday, September 4th I am looking forward to meeting my families at tonight’s Back to School Night from 5:30-7:00 pm. We will begin with a meeting outside on the playground with everyone, then move to the classrooms. With the remodel, my room has moved to Room 15. As you know, this event is just for the parents and guardians, so if your student would like to come check out our room and meet...

August 29, 2018 Read more