Mrs. Alicia Matthews-ELAR 6th and 7th Grade

Phone: 972.947.9446

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science from Stephen F. Austin SU Generalist 4-8 ELAR 4-8 Technology Applications K-12 Special Education K-12 ESL

Mrs. Alicia Matthews-ELAR 6th and 7th Grade

 I am looking forward to an exciting new year in a brand new building!  I am beginning my 12 year in LE and my 6th year teaching ELAR. My husband and I have been married for 21 years and we have 4 beautiful children, Sherise (My bonus daughter is 29), Devin (18), Avery (15), and Kamryn (14).  We have lived in Little Elm for 21 years and love watching our town grow.  When I am not teaching, I love working out, cooking, gardening, reading, and watching movies with my family. 

My teaching style is building relationships before anything else! I believe in giving all children a voice by support, love, and encouragement. I believe each child has a gift and I try to help them discover that through reading, writing, creating, and sharing.

This year will be such an amazing year for your child and I am blessed to be a part of it. Please feel free to contact me by email anytime you have questions or concerns.  

 

Mrs. Alicia Matthews

6th Grade ELAR

7th Grade Honors ELAR 

 

Grading Policy: 

Classwork- Formative (60%)

  • Common Formative Assessments (CFA)
  • CFA Quiz- every week over skills learned
  • Homework and daily classwork

Tests- Summative - (40%)

  • Unit exams
  • CSA- Common Summative Assessment (projects, essays, and multiple choice exams).

If a student does not turn in an assignment when due, an ‘M’ will be placed in the gradebook until the work is turned in. An 'M' will transfer to a '0' (zero) automatically at the end of a grading period. 

 

 

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    Tutoring: Monday/Wednesday Mornings
                      8:00am- 8:35am 

    First Period 8:55 – 9:50

    Second Period 9:53 – 10:43

    Third Period 10:46 – 11:36

    Fourth Period 11:39 – 1:12  

    Fifth Period 1:15 – 2:05

    Sixth Period 2:08 – 2:58

    Seventh Period 3:01 – 3:51

    Clubs & Enrichment 3:54 – 4:30