Teresa Vibar, Principal

1700 Summit Ave., Saint Paul, MN 55105

651-293-8860 | Get Directions

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360 Colborne Street, Saint Paul, MN, 55102

651-767-8100 | Get Directions

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Semester 1-Qt 1 & 2: Grades 7-8 Ramsey MS

  • September: Assessments and Introductions

    • Class Community Activities and Procedures
    • "How to Build a Reading Life"
    • Why Reading Matters

    October: Exercises in Reading Skill Development

    • Decoding/Word recognition
    • Context Clues
    • Vocabulary
    • Accuracy/Rate/Expression-Fluency
    • Recall and Comprehension
    • Writing about books
    • Book Chat #1

    November: Reading across Genres

    • Literacy in Science and Global Studies
    • Autobiography and Memoir selections
    • Skills testing & application
    • OLPA exam
    • Book Chat #2
    • Self-Perception Scale & Survey of Habits

    December: Writing about our Reading

    • Memoir reading-The Freedom Writers Diary (Gr. 8) The Dairy of Anne Frank, January 2015
    • Seedfolks/The House on Mango Street (Gr. 7)
    • Project Based Reading Project (to finish over Winter break)
    • Reading Development & Skills Proficiency Survey/Reflections
    • Book Chat #3
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