Welcome to our reading group website! Visit this site daily to view class work, homework, important due dates, take quizzes and learn about projects.

Class Work:

  1. Finish typing chapter 21 and email to: tsharkey@atafordpas.org
  2. Put beginning, middle, end paper in top basket
  3. Sit with your partner and get started on your webquest tasks; you have 30 minutes today
  4. Introduction to plot diagram and reading response web


Keep current on all online review questions; you should have all questions completed for our current chapter. Click on the link below to complete any questions you have missed:

Online Review

*Make sure you have all journals completed; look below!*

6/02/12: Beginning, Middle, End (Quiz Grade; one paragraph for each section)

6/01/12: Describe that Character 5/25/12: Character Map 5/18/12: Venn Diagram: Compare and contrast yourself with Billy

5/12/12: Finish packet

5/11/12: Study vocabulary for chapters 6-10; quiz tomorrow

5/04/12: "Another World" (Finish up at home!)

4/29/12: Complete Vocabulary for chapters 6 through 10

4/27/12: Vocabulary Word Search (Ch. 1-5)

4/23/12: Vocabulary Ch. 1-5

4/21/12: Write a letter to Billy about a time you wanted something badly.

  • Were you able to get it? How?
  • Are you still working toward your goal?


Coonhound Project:
Use the following websites to help create an encyclopedia entry about one of the following hounds; you may create two for extra credit.

Redbone Coon Hound, Treeing Walker Coonhound, Bluetick Coonhound


Hound Help 1
Hound Help 2

"Where the Red Fern Grows" Webquest Project

Click on the link below to complete the webquest; you may work with a partner if you would like, and 3 out of 5 tasks must be completed by Wednesday, June 9th.