You might also see me listed as Shannon Swanson-Harvey
8th Grade English Language Arts
Little Rock Girl 1957 and the A Mighty Long Way Final Assessment: Tentatively March 28th and 29th
The assessment for Chapters 1-5 was administered over two class periods (March 1st and 2nd) to accommodate absent students and those who require additional time. Assessment retakes were due by March 17th
Retakes for the Plessy v Ferguson, 14th Amendment, Jim Crow Laws, Brown v. Board of Education Assessment need to be completed by March 24th.
were due Feb. 9th
March 10th is the last day I will accept "late" character narratives.
We are currently reading A Mighty Long Way by Carlotta Walls LaNier. The novel deals with the Civil Rights Movement and there will be some sensitive language that students will be exposed to as part of the reading. Please read the letter from Tim Garrison, Director of Curriculum and Instruction.
Letter from Tim Garrison.docx
3rd Quarter Reading Log
Reading Log Q3a.docx
I am available most days after school except Wednesday, and some Thursdays. Please schedule with Mrs. Harvey in advance.