Ms. Hansen
Some Shakespearian Fairies landed in my classroom

English and Language Arts

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Bring 7th grade A. Frank book every day, Bring 8th grade To Kill a Mockingbird book every day

 Monday  Feb. 20, 2017:  

  • No School

Tuesday Feb. 21,  2017 

Wednesday Feb. 22,  2017:

  • 7th and 8th Dear - Be prepared with a book!

 Thursday Feb 23.,  2017

  • 7th grade Journal day(see Tuesday Journal)
  • 8th grade Journal (see Tuesday Journal)

Friday Feb. 24,  2017


We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.

~Anne Frank



About Me:

Hi, my name is Deborah Hansen, and I love teaching middle school Language Arts.  I earned my MS in Urban Teaching from Metropolitan State University and my Reading licensure and Journalism degree from The University of Minnesota.  I have two children, a 24 year-old son named Ethan, and a 21 year-old daughter named Elena, both graduates of Lake Harriet Community School.  My husband, Eric, and I have lived in the Linden Hills neighborhood for over 30 years.  



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TeenLitcon 2016

Some students spent a Saturday afternoon with me at the Twin Cities TeenLitCon (Literature Conference) 

Expectations for students requiring adaptations

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