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Franklin Middle School

1200 Outer Park Drive
Springfield, IL 62704
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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?)

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

How to Choose a Novel

News Nov 27 Readers, you will be making a list of novels you'd like to read this year.  There are many ways to choose a novel: - Start with a website of suggested novels for middle school. https://www.goodreads.com/shelf/show/middle-school - Think about a book or short

Collection 2 (+) Literary Terms Quizlet

News Nov 15 https://quizlet.com/_41jbw6

Collection 2 Vocabulary Quizlet

News Nov 13 https://quizlet.com/_415381

Here is a link to an online copy of THE PIGMAN.

Resources Sep 26 http://www.tvdsb.ca/webpages/gilll/eng_1p.cfm?subpage=148088

Collection One Vocabulary and Quizlet link

News Sep 9 VOCABULARY - COLLECTION ONE From “Broken Chain” (p. 17) apparent  sullen  impulse  retrieved  emerged  From “Flower

Collection One Literary Terms and Quizlet link

News Sep 9 LITERARY TERMS - COLLECTION ONE setting  character  protagonist antagonist  plot  subplot  conflict internal conflic

Supplies for class

Resources Aug 20 You will need a folder, paper, writing utensil, novel, and a textbook for class.  You will need these items daily.  As they say in the Scouts, be prepared!

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