Mrs. Kelley's Class

                                                            Welcome to Mrs. Kelley's 
                                             Eighth Grade Communication Arts Class!
Mrs. Kelley's Credentials:
1.  Middle School Degree in English and Science from MSSU
2.  Masters/Specialist degree in Curriculum and Reading and Writing from Grand Canyon University
3.  Finished coursework for National Board Certification in English / Language Arts, Early Adolescence
4.  20 Hours toward doctorate in Technology in education
5.  Crowder College Reading Professor for four years

LMS Vision:

Lamar Middle School's vision is to provide quality education that challenges students to reach their potential.  We expect students to achieve excellence with a high level of responsibility while treading others with respect.  As life-long learners students will be ready to handle life's situations with poise and confidence.

8th Grade Communication Arts:
Course of Study and Objectives
During this course, we will improve our skills in writing, spelling, vocabulary, and reading.  

1.  Improve writing skills
2.  Enlarge vocabulary and improve spelling skills
3.  Expand knowledge of correct grammar and usage
4. Grow in reading comprehension and love of literature
5.  Improve oral communication skills
6.  Develop problem-solving skills both independently and in groups.

Students need the following to be successful in my class:
1.  Students need to be willing and ready to learn.
2.  Students need to be willing to TRY.
3.  Students need to have a good attitude and get along with peers.
4.  Students need to ASK for HELP when they don't understand something.
5.  Students need to stay on task and not misuse time on unrelated topics.
6.  Students need to always have something to write with and paper.

cell phone:  417-262-0736

Sign-up for Class reminders:  
Remind Class of 2023
1.  Enter this number:  81010
2.  Text this message:  @3cdh9f

Google Classroom Codes:
1st Hour:   99rzckm
2nd Hour:   4pt28ep
3rd Hour:   57i70yz
4th Hour:   xf3ggp
5th Hour: jibtu8
7th Hour: aiogrmv

Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2019 West Corporation. All rights reserved.