For my Writing students, we are going to learn the skills to be amazing writers. I will teach your kids how to formulate strong thesis sentences, strong body paragraphs, and powerful conclusions. We will be working on learning the writing process to be able to write amazing personal narratives, persuasive essays, poems, daily journals, and other skills needed to be successful in your future here at WMS and beyond.
7th Grade Social Studies/Washington State History
The first half of this year we will be covering History Alive! :The Medieval World and Beyond. Your student will be working in small group workshops and in a whole group seminar settings to help them understand the text and the world around them. For Washington State History, your student will be learning about the foundations of our state and how government works. Your students will be working with fellow classmates to help them understand our state, government, and the rich history of Washington.
8th Grade Social Studies
In this class your student will be working with the History Alive! The United States textbook. Throughout this course your student will be working in small group workshops and in a whole group seminar settings to help them understand the text and the world around them. The course runs through the foundations of our country through the Civil War.