Valerie Shaw

English II, Honors English II
Wildcat Academy of Business and Finance, A&O Club
Clarksville High School
Phone: (931) 648-5690

About Me

I am honored to be embarking upon my fifth year as a Wildcat in the 2017-18 school year. My husband and I are both retired Soldiers and have a grown daughter who is a CHS graduate. I love teaching, and I love students. My mission is to motivate my students to succeed. I will always push them to be their absolute best while supporting them every step of the way. My education includes a BA in English (Professional Education minor) - Austin Peay State University and a MA. Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction (Instructional Technology concentration) - Austin Peay State University.

WK2 - Students will receive laptops NEXT TUESDAY, 22 Aug 2017. You must have turned in your forms and have your backpack with the padded compartment or a padded sleeve to receive your laptop.

HONORS: Begin reading Night. There is a hyperlink to the right of the full pdf. Night 1 is due August 30th.

posted 8/17/2017 10:04:00 AM

Materials REQUIRED:

- Pen, pencil, highlighters

- Your school-issued FULLY CHARGED laptop and earbuds/headphones

- 1-inch 3 ring binder (DEDICATED for English)

- Lots of paper

- One designated “class supply” item: post-notes, highlighters, copy paper, pencils, hand sanitizer, tissue, or Clorox/Lysol wipes.

- Novels: Everyone will read To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee in Module D. (Honors classes will have three additional novels: Module A – Night; Module B – Killing Lincoln - Module C – I Am Malala).

posted 8/6/2017 3:03:00 PM

Welcome to the 2017-18 School Year!!
posted 8/1/2017 2:48:00 PM


Classroom Expectations

1.  Be Prepared...ALWAYS

2.  Engage Mentally

3.  Honor Time

4.  Respect Others

Thesis Builder
The Writing Center
Grammar Bytes