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Welcome to Mrs. Heffron's Class!

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Hello and welcome to Mrs. Heffron's Reading Class! I would like to begin by telling you about myself. I have been a teacher for over ten years and have enjoyed many of those years as a Wilkes-Barre Area School District employee. I graduated from Wilkes University with my Bachelor's Degree and went on to get my Master's Degree, in both ESL and Reading from King's College. I look forward to meeting my students from year to year and know that they will learn to enjoy reading for entertainment as well as for academic purposes. I hope you enjoy all my site has to offer! Click below to read the 2015-2016 Welcome Back Parent and Student Letter!
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7th & 8th Grade Novels

7th Grade Novels:
1st Quarter: On My Honor
2nd Quarter: Sadako and the Thousands Paper Cranes
3rd Quarter: Fever 1793
4th Quarter: Boy in the Stripped Pajamas

8th Grade Novels:
1st Quarter: Drums, Girls and Dangerous Pie
2nd Quarter: After Ever After
3rd Quarter: Notes from the Midnight Driver
Author Study: Jordan Sollenblick
4th Quarter: Stargirl

8th Grade Author Study

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Our 8th grade students enjoyed reading several of Jordan Sonnenblick's books throughout the school year, click to the left to find out more about this well-written author!

Mrs. Heffron's Monthly Book Pick

Rules Check every month for new and exciting reading adventures! April is Autism Awareness Month. The book, Rules by Cynthia Lord is a fictional novel about teens and autism.
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 April 13 - English/Language Arts
April 20 -Math
April 27 - Science
 
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Books, books and more books!
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