Mrs. Ramona Rice

Carmel Middle School

Carmel Clay Schools

300 S. Guilford Road (Map It!)

Carmel, IN 46032

(317) 846-7331 ext. 6447


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Q1 Updates and Information

8 Honors -- Assessments and Weighting

  • Reading Common Assessment -- 30%: The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak
  • Writing Common Assessments -- 30%: Theme Analysis
  • WWW/Vocabulary -- 10%: Magic Lens and Word Within the Word
  • Focus Standards & Other Skills -- 30%: media literacy, speaking & listening skills, research elements

 8 Regular -- Assessments and Weighting

  • Reading Common Assessments -- 30%: Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie by Jordan Sonnenblick
  • Writing Common Assessments -- 30%: Journalism Narrative Writing
  • WWW/Vocabulary -- 10%: Greek/Latin stems
  • Focus Standards & Other Skills -- 30%: conventions, media literacy, speaking & listening skills, research elements