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          Mrs. Cook-Shultz
     
      I am an 8th grade teacher at River Bend Middle School.  I am looking forward to the 2017 - 2018 school year.  
     
          
    Mrs. cook-Shultz
           
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    Biographical Information:

    Experience: Learning Specialist
    Loudoun County High School - 16 years
    Eagle Ridge Middle School - 1 year
    River Bend Middle School - 15 years

    Education: Bachelor of Science - Special Education 
    Bloomsburg University 
    Masters in School Administration/Supervision 
    George Mason University

     
     
    A Day Schedule:
    A1-English 8 in Room A14
    A2- Resource
    A3-English 8 in Room A14
    A4-English 8 in Room A5
     
    B Day Schedule:
    B5-Resource
    B6- (CLT) Collaborative Learning Team 
    B7-Duty Period
    B8-English 8 in Room A3
     
     
    1st Nine Weeks:

    Plot Unit: Short Stories: (based upon individual class needs) 

    Literary Terms: Theme, Dialogue, Antagonist, Protagonist, Irony, Characterization

    Five-Paragraph Essay: Introduction, Hook, Thesis, Body Paragraphs, Conclusion

    Narrative Paper: Words to Live By

    2nd Nine Weeks:

    Read The Outsiders

    OTTW Project

     Expository Paper: Social Change

    Poetry Unit

    3rd Nine Weeks:

    Hollocaust Reading Unit

    Nonfiction book clubs

    Research Paper

    Review Writing Elements for Writing SOL in March

    4th Nine Weeks:

    Read The Giver

    Literary Essay

    End of year projects

    Reviewing for Reading SOL