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Teachers of the Year

CONGRATS to our Teachers honored by Florida Council of Teachers of English at the 2010 Conference in Orlando this month:

Wendi Woodell

Wendi Woodell - Teacher of the Year

Julie Hakes

Julie Hakes - Beginning Teacher of the Year

Gift of the Magi

The Gift of the Magi was presented by Polk Theatre for Polk County 7th & 9th Graders on December 1st, 2nd, 3rd. We are awaiting results.

2010-11 Writing Portfolio Ideas File

Language Arts Grade 6
Persuasive and Expository Writing Prompts
Language Arts Grade 7
Persuasive and Expository Writing Prompts
Language Arts Grade 8
Persuasive and Expository Writing Prompts
English I Grade 9
Persuasive and Expository Writing Prompts
English II Grade 10
Persuasive and Expository Writing Prompts

Link to 09-10 Author's Backpack Guidelines: Click here Table Info

*ESOL Language Arts students’ participation in the Author’s Backpack Writing Portfolios:  According to a student’s individual language acquisition level, utilize graphic organizers to paragraph development to essay writing to demonstrate the student’s yearly progress in writing and language proficiency.