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Franklin Middle School

1200 Outer Park Drive
Springfield, IL 62704
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Lesson Plans

Lesson plans are submitted online every Monday morning.  Please check online for due dates.  Contact me by email with any questions.

Note:  Lesson plans are subject to change.  

My Reading List

This summer, the two books I read were JUST KIDS, by Patti Smith, and THE TOWER, THE ZOO, AND THE TORTOISE, by Julia Stuart.  Currently I'm reading CAT'S EYE,  by Margaret Atwood.  (I'm also beginning the Harry Potter series with my son.  Can you believe I've never read them?)

Stories and Definitions

News 2 days ago Literary terms, short story PDFs, and vocabulary definitions can be found under the Resources tab.

Welcome to 8th grade literature!

News Aug 17 Hello!  It was nice meeting so many of you at open house last night....

Among the Hidden

News May 17 https://quizlet.com/87470003/among-the-impostors-flash-cards/


News May 7 Here is the link to a PDF. http://nisbah.com/summer_reading/the-outsiders_se_hinton.pdf  

4th Quarter Ex. Credit Opportunity

News Apr 9 If you would like to donate a new or used copy of THE OUTSIDERS to the classroom library, you can earn 15 points....

Visit the Secret Annex Online

News Jan 10 This link provides a 3D tour of the Secret Annex, the hiding place of Anne Frank and 7 others in Amsterdam during WWII. http://www.annefrank.org/en/Subsites/Home/

Collection 3 literary terms and vocabulary

News Dec 15 https://quizlet.com/254355665/collection-3-vocabulary-and-lit-terms-flash-cards/?new

Padlet - Discussion of theme in Bradbury story

News Nov 27 https://padlet.com/katyp1/4oexbebp4mm7

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