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Alex M. Martino
Junior High School
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Mrs. Coleman
7th Grade Reading Seminar - Martino Jr. High



October 15-19

Monday/Tuesday: In class, read UpFront article "Football and Patriotism".  HW: V4 Part E (all)

Wednesday/Thursday: Turn in V4 Part E.  In class, complete Notice & Note worksheet for UpFront article.  HW: V4 quiz next class period.  Blocks 6 & 13 must also complete V4 review worksheet.

Friday/Monday: Turn in Notice & Note if you still have it.  V4 Quiz today!  HW: Complete fill-in-blank retell for "No Job? Get Lost!" article.

October 8-12

Monday: No school

Tuesday & Wednesday: Turn in main idea practice we started last class.  In class, Jamestown test.  HW: V4 A-C due next class.

Thursday & Friday: V4 A-C due today.  In class, introduce "Notice & Note" for nonfiction.

October 1-5

Monday: In class, graded inference practice.  HW: V3 Part E.

Tuesday/Wednesday: Turn in V3 Part E.  In class, complete a Jamestown practice test and V3 review.  HW: V3 quiz next class period (Thursday/Friday).  Jamestown test next week- practice tests are on my webpage.

Thursday/Friday: V3 Quiz today!  Graded main idea practice using 6Way Paragraphs and UpFront magazine.  HW: Finish the graded main idea practice we started in class.

September 24-28

Monday/Tuesday: Turn in Graded Main Idea Practice (6Way Paragraphs).  In class, reading UpFront magazine debate and complete worksheet.  HW: V3 A-D

Wednesday/Thursday: Turn in V3 A-D.  In class, discuss how to make inferences.

Friday/Monday: In class, graded inference practice.  HW: V3 Part E.  V3 quiz is next week.


Friday, Oct 5 is the 1st Trimester Midterm.

There will be a Jamestown test on October 9/10

September 17-21

Monday: Turn in analogy worksheet.  In class, discuss Main Idea vs Broad and Narrow.  

                HW: V2 E (evens only)

Tuesday/Wednesday: Turn in V2E.  In class, take the district AIMS assessment (not graded).  HW: Study for V2 Quiz on Thursday/Friday.

Thursday/Friday: V2 Quiz!  Graded Main Idea practice in class.

September 10-14

Monday & Tuesday: Turn in Christopher Reeve worksheet.  Review analogies and introduce Lesson 2 vocabulary.  HW: V2 A-C due next class.

Wednesday & Thursday: Turn in V2 A-C.  Analogy practice in class.  Begin discussing Main Idea.

Friday & Monday: Continue Main Idea lesson.  HW: V2 Part E due next class.  V2 quiz will be Sept 21/22.

September 3-7, 2018

Monday: No school

Tuesday & Wednesday: Turn in V1 Part E.  Vocabulary review in class.  HW: Study for the V1 quiz

Thursday & Friday: V1 Quiz today!  HW: Worksheet on Christopher Reeve due next class.

Vocabulary Practice

~Worldly Wise Book 7 Materials~

Book 7 Practice Quizzes


~Wordly Wise Book 8 Materials~

Book 8 Practice Quizzes

UpFront Magazine

To access the UpFront articles at home,

visit the UpFront website and log in as a student.

Enter the password coleman1819



Test Retake Forms

Jamestown Tests may be retaken within one week of receiving the grade.  Please review the form, complete all steps, and have a parent/guardian sign the form.  Please note: a different test will be given.  Test Retake for Jamestown.

Cumulative Vocabulary Tests may also  be retaken. Please review the form, complete all steps, and have a parent/guardian sign the form.  Retake must be completed by the end of the trimester. Vocabulary Test Retake Form

Students interested in retaking the Phineas Gage test, should complete the attached form and complete ALL steps before retaking the test.  Phineas Gage Redo Request Form

Class Notes


1st Trimester:


Main Idea