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Jourdanton ISD

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Sondra McClendon

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Welcome to Ms. McClendon's Page: 

~7th grade English~


Contact Information: 

School Phone: 830-769-2234

Email:  smcclendon@jisdtx.us


7th Grade English Grading Policy


Daily (journal entries, vocab., spelling, author’s chair readings, class activities, etc.)       40%

Quizzes (skills reinforcement/assessments, notebook checks, notebook tests)                30%

Tests (projects, reports, unit tests)                                                                                 30%

Homework Policy: If Homework is assigned, students are expected to have the assignment on their desk, ready to be turned in at the beginning of class. Homework is usually started in class and should be finished and brought back the next class period.

Students should bring their independent reading book with them to class every day.

Parents, Please check your child’s assignment book for Homework or other notes.

Late Work Policy:

  1. Work not 70% complete by the due date will be considered LATE.

  2. All LATE work must be turned in to the LATE basket by Friday of the same week it was due.

  3. Maximum grade of 70 allowed

  4. Late assignment will be noted in assignment book.

Corrections/Rework Policy:

  1. Students may correct All Daily work and tests that are less than 70 for extra credit.

  2. Correct all errors in another color of Ink out to the side of the original answer.

     DO NOT erase original answers.

  3. When through making corrections,Write “Finished” (and CIRCLE) at the top of the page next to the original grade.

  4. Turn in all Corrections to the REWORK basket by Friday of the same week it was returned (or by Monday if you received it on Friday).


  1. English Notebooks will be required each 6 Weeks.

  2. Notebooks should have a Cover Sheet and tab dividers (Tabs to read: Notes, Warm Ups, Daily, Quizzes, Tests, Writing).

  3. All papers should be organized by DATE behind the correct tab divider. (Ex: Oldest papers directly behind tab divider and more recent papers added to the end of the section.)



My Daily A/B Schedule

1st period (8:00 - 9:27) -- English 7 5th period (8:00 - 9:27) -- Advanced English 7
2nd period (9:33 - 11:00) -- English 7 6th period (9:33 -11:00) -- English 7
3rd period (12:32 - 1:58) -- English 7 7th period (12:32 - 1:56) -- English 7
4th period (2:40 - 3:30) -- RTI 8th Period (2:04 - 3:30) -- Conference