Mrs. Barbara Varcadipane
7th Grade Language Arts and Reading
Memorial Junior School: 973-515-2427
Welcome to Mrs. Varcadipane's class!
The seventh grade Language Arts class is designed to develop skills as a communicator in writing and speaking. During the course of the year, students will write in a variety of styles including narrative, essay-explanatory, persuasive and comparative, short story, poetry, and research report. Effective oral communication will be developed through units of study in debate and public speaking.
Reading focuses of study will include reading comprehension strategies, how to approach different genres of text, and making inferences and drawing conclusions based on textual clues. Our studies will also include how to respond to text in a variety of formats including multiple choice, short answer or open-ended responses, as well as through essays and projects.
Please log into our google classroom for homework assignments and study tools.
ALL Language Arts Classes- Please bring all materials, notebook and Vocabulary book to class daily.
Period 1 Language Arts
Period 3 Language Arts
Period 4 Language Arts
Period 7/8 Reading - Read IRB and work on project
Period 10 Language Arts
Dates To Remember
Conferences - Tuesday, October 23rd and Thursday, October 25th
End of 1st Marking Period - November 7th
End of 2nd Marking Period - January 25
Conferences - Tuesday, March 5th and Thursday, March 7th
End of 3rd Marking Period - April 5th
Last day of school - Monday, June 24th