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Central Lyon CSD

Secondary (7-12)

Welcome, My Educational Back Ground

I received a B.S. degree from Mankato State University in 1981. I have a double major in Elementary Education and Reading Disabilities. I also completed graduate courses for endorsements in Special Education. I have taught at Central Lyon since 1986 in special education, science, literature, and English. Helping students achieve . . .

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Wishing Hannah Great Future!

Hannah Veldhuisen

Central Lyon welcomes Hannah Veldhuisen who is student teaching with Mrs. Boeve’s 7 th grade Language Arts. She has a major in Elementary Education and a minor in Middle School from Dordt University. Her hometown is Emo, Ontario, . . .

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7th Grade English Goals

Students will be able to

1. Write argumnts to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence. 2. Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas, concepts, and information through the selection, organization, and analysis of . . .

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Beginning The Giver in April

Utopian Novel

The Giver by Lois Lowry is an utopian novel, and our last unit of the year. The students will complete a project that will enable them to use their critical thinking skills and creativity. Students will apply these skills by creating . . .

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7th Grade Literature goals

Students will be able to......

Reading Comprehension - Use previously learned strategies to comprehend informational texts (e.g., formulating questions before, during, and after reading; visualize, predict, identify the writer's purpose). . . .

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My Grade Scale

Middle School Literature grade scale: A - 92-100 B - 83-91 C - 74-82 D - 65-73 F - Below 65 

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The Central Lyon Community School District offers career and technical programs in the following areas of study: Business Education, Family & Consumer Sciences Education, Industrial Arts Education and Vocation Agriculture Education. It is the policy of the Central Lyon Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its educational programs and its employment practices. Inquiries or grievances may be directed to the Superintendent, Central Lyon CSD, 1010 S. Greene St., Rock Rapids, IA 51246, (712) 472-2664, superintendent@centrallyon.org. Please see District Board Policies for additional information on grievance procedures.