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    Mrs. DiSabella
    Email: disabellae@hasdk12.org
    (570) 459-3221
    Grade (s): 10, 11, 12
    Subject (s): English II, III, IV
    Welcome to Mrs. DiSabella's classroom!
    "The rest of your life is a long time and whether you know it or not it's being shaped right now. You can choose to blame your circumstances on fate or bad luck or bad choices or you can fight back. Things aren't always going to be fair in the real world, that's just the way it is but for the most part you get what you give. Let me ask you all a question. What's worse not getting everything you wished for or getting it but finding out it's not enough? The rest of your life is being shaped right now with the dreams you chase, the choices you make and the person you decide to be. The rest of your life is a long time and the rest of your life starts right now."
    Hello students!
         I just wanted to let you know that I miss you all. I hope you and your families are all healthy and safe. I look forward to seeing your smiling faces soon.
         I am working on some activities for the future, but until then, please use the following links to stay a top of your English skills.
    **please email me if you can see this message and access the links below and ask your friends to check my page if they are able to**
    If you have any questions,  please do not hesitate to email me at disabellae@hasdk12.org. 
    JUST ADDED (4/9)
    Students, please take a moment to join my Schoology pages. Please let your friends know as well.
    11th grade access code: QDWWQ-738Q9
    10th grade access code:
    - PERIOD 1/2: VHP25-XK7BJ
    - PERIOD 8/9: XDNR-DCZ2-4KR6S
    - Mrs. Papa has set up a schoology class for the class. Here is the information:

    Class 2022 - 10th grade: 
    Access Code
    Class 2021 - 11th grade:
    Access Code
    Class 2020 - 12th grade:  
    Access Code
    -Some scholarships for SENIORS to consider:
    All previously assigned Study Island assisnments have been reopened for you to PRACTICE and REVIEW with. These assignments will NOT be graded.
    Mr. Uplinger has published information about the rest of the school year. If you would like the read the letter, please go to the district main page. As far as our classes are concerned, starting the week of May 11th we will have full instruction on the platform Edgenuity. This will be required work and you will receive a satisfactory/unsatisfactory grade. There will be a parent/guardian training on this on May 1st at 6:00 pm and it will also be televised on Channel 99. Again, if there are any questions, please email me at disabellae@hasdk12.org. Stay safe!
    In Mr. Uplinger's letter, Quarter 3 make up work is mentioned. We are still working to see what that entails. Please check this page often for updates as we find out more information. 
     Also, please sign up for our Schoology Page. 
    11th grade access code: QDWWQ-738Q9
    10th grade access code:
    - PERIOD 1/2: VHP25-XK7BJ
    - PERIOD 8/9: XDNR-DCZ2-4KR6S
    I have received clarification about Quarter 3 extra credit. ANY student may participate in the extra credit opportunity (I strongly advise ALL student look over their 3rd quarter grades).
    YOU MUST EMAIL ME if you are going to be completing extra credit so I know to look for your work.
    10th Grade Extra Credit:
    - Complete any Study Island exercises that you have less than a 100% for
    - Submit an overdue Performance Task
    - Make up any tests you did not take (these will be completed in Schoology, so make sure you sign up if you haven't done so already)
    11th Grade Extra Credit:
    - Complete any No Red Ink exercises you have less than a 100% for (they have all been opened)
    - Submit an overdue Performance Task
    - Make up any tests you did not take (these will be completed in Schoology, so make sure you sign up if you haven't done so already)
    Hi guys! This is just a quick reminder that yesterday started your work on edgenuity.com. I have been checking your progress, and it is nice to see some of you are working through your assignments. If you have not started your work by Wednesday, please expect someone from the district to contact you. If you run into any issues, please feel free to email me or message me through Edgenuity.
    Lastly, please remember to check your Quarter 3 grades. If you are going to be completing extra credit, you must let me know what you have done so I can upadte your Quarter 3 grade. If you need to take a test or submit a Performance task, you need to contact me ASAP so I can let you know how to do that.
    Please remember that today is the FINAL day to do make up work for 3rd Quarter. 
    Also, all assignmnets for Quarter 4 have been uploaded into Edgunity.  
    As you know, I have been sending emails through Edgunity to you all as a class. You should be seeing them. If you are not, please let me know ASAP! 
    Here is a copy of the one I sent today:
    Good morning!
    I would like to congratulate you all on your first full week of online learning. Looking at your progress, I can see that many of you have figured out how to work this learning platform.
    Some of you are working on one class at a time and some of you are going from class to class and both are great methods! Please be sure that you are completing what is assigned to you to the best of your ability and ask for help when you need it.
    Remember- all work must be completed by June 5th.
    Let me know if you need any help!
    Mrs. D
    It appears that Edgunity has crashed. Please try logging in at a later time. If you are able to log in, let me know.
    Edgunity is back on line. Please log in and continue your lessons.
    Please be sure you are checking both your Edgunity email and your Skyward email. I have been sending out multiple reminders about work not being completed.
    Please note: There are 3 days left to finish your courses (today *Wednesday*, tomorrow, and Friday) after that, if your coursework is not completed to the standards required by the Superintendent, you will receive a "U" as a grade for Quarter 4.