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Christina Magnifico Berkowitz

English III

662-893-3344 ext. 350 

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Mrs. Berkowitz English III

Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year I cannot wait to see all the things we will accomplish in A16 this year.

SIGN UP FOR REMIND:  TEXT 81010 MSG @berkoengl 

AMERICAN LITERATURE

 

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Welcome to American Literature. Your student will have a calender for the current month in his or her binder. As the year goes by we will cover Native American Myths, Puritan-Early American Literature, Romanticism, Transcendentalism, Roaring Twenties, and ending with Modern American Literature. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me at the link above.

 

 

THREE IMPORTANT GOALS COVERED ALL SEMESTER LONG IN A16:

READING!
WRITING!
ACT!

 

 

ACT INFORMATION

For Practice:

https://get2college.org

To sign up:

https://www.act.org

 

Christina Magnifico Berkowitz

Lesson Plans

TEXTBOOK CHECK OUT:

VIP STUDENTS YOU MUST GET AN ORANGE TEXTBOOK AND YOU MAY PICK IT UP WEDNESDAY THE 6TH  12-2 p.m.

CHECK OUT SCHOOLOGY FOR DAY TO DAY ASSIGNMENTS!

READING IS ESSENTIAL

  • READ EVERY DAY 20 MINUTES
  • Journal what you read
  • Look up words that are unfamiliar

 

 

You are your own key to success push yourself daily and make a better you!

OFFICE HOURS ARE:

WEDNESDAY MORNINGS- 7:10-7:40

FRIDAY MORNINGS- 7:10-7:40

These meetings will be held every Wednesday and Friday til the end of the 20-21 school year! 

 

 


About the Teacher

Subjects Taught
English III

Education
I am a former graduate of University of Mississippi with a degree in Secondary Education: English. I am also an alumni of OBHS :)

Experience
This is my 8th year teaching. I started my teaching career at Horn Lake High School and I have been delighted to be back HOME the last 7 years. 
I have previously taught: English III, Creative Writing, ACT Prep-ENG. I have also spent many hours coaching Volleyball, Soccer and Softball. 
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Bio
My name is Christina Magnifico-Berkowitz and I have a passion for what I do. I have a very supportive family. My husband and my children are my biggest fans. I am very thankful to wake up every morning and have the opportunity to go to work and change students lives. I am here to give your student the best education they can get. I currently teach English III (American Literature). 

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