Back to School Night– 4:00 – 8:00

August 31, 2010


I hope to see you at our Back to School Night.  You can visit your teachers from 4-8 tonight and learn the layout of NRHS.

If you are unable to make it, here is a copy of the “Class Expectations” sheet that I will distribute.

Honors English 9 Class Expectations

The 2 things that you need to know are

1. Your summer assignments are due on the 3rd day of class.

2. You will have a comprehension QUIZ on Wish You Well on the 2nd day of class.

Freshmen Orientation

August 19, 2010

It was wonderful to see you at Freshmen Orientation!  Thanks for taking the time to come out and learn about NRHS.

I have the powerpoint attached to the previous posting, so feel free to look it over again.

Also, here is my supply list:

 1. College-ruled paper (Only college-ruled is allowed in English classes.)

2. A binder or folder to corral  your notes and returned assignments; dividers may be helpful

3. Black ink pens (No other color is acceptable!)

4. #2 pencils

5.  Dry erase markers to leave in the classroom (2)

  During the year, these items may be needed:

1. Note cards for research

2. Posterboard

3. Flashdrive

Please feel free to email me with any questions.  My email is

Welcome to Honors English or English 9

August 18, 2010

I hope that you are enjoying your summer and getting plenty of rest.

I look forward to meeting you in September.

Attached is the powerpoint presentation that I will use for FRESHMEN ORIENTATION.  It includes a supply list for our class. 

Murray Transition Presentation