The Soup Scoop

English with Mrs. Campbell

Unit 2: News

We are focusing on analyzing the art of storytelling through Anthem and Before We Were Free.

Essential Question: What Happens when a society values community at the expense of individuality?

Current Assignments

ALL UNIT 1 WORK IS DUE!

The final deadline for all Unit 1: Reading and Writing assignments is this FRIDAY, October 30th.


ESSAYS MUST BE SUBMITTED TO SCHOOLOGY BY FRIDAY!!!

Retaking the Unit 1: Reading Test

All English II students have received the opportunity to retest for the Unit 1: Reading test. Please, discuss this opportunity with your child. This is not a required reassessment; however, all students were required to complete this form: Request to Retest Tuesday, October 27th.


If you have any questions about the retest, please, feel free to email me.


*ALL RETESTS MUST BE TAKEN PRIOR TO THANKSGIVING BREAK. THE LAST DAY TO TAKE THE RETEST IS THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH.*

Reading Unit: ANTHEM

We will begin work with Anthem and Before We Were Free next week.

Writing Unit: Narrative Storytelling

As an introduction to story telling, we are reviewing the elements of fiction by writing fun spooky stories this week.


  • Tuesday (Elements of Fiction Learning Stations)
HW plot diagram and notes for spooky story pre-writing


  • Thursday (Developing Ideas Learning Stations)
HW finish spooky story draft if not finished in class


  • Friday (Revision Learning Stations & Share *if time)
HW bring student ID to checkout Anthem next week

need help? request seminar time!!!

What is it?

Schoology is an online course management system that allows teachers to create and manage academic courses for their students. It provides teachers with a method of managing lessons, engaging students, and sharing content with students and parents.


Do parents NEED an account? No. It is completely optional.

You can see all of the assignment descriptions and attachments in the edline course
, but logging into Schoology would let you see all of your child's work , feedback from me, due dates, late work, upcoming assignments, etc.

Shout-Out For Being AWESOME!

Vocabulary Work:
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Independent Reading Book Review:

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Thanks for being AWESOME guys! :)

Keep in touch!

Feel free to contact me anytime with questions, concerns, or just to hear about how great your kid is doing! :)