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Letter to Families


The purpose of the Honors 7th grade Language Arts Adoption Committee is to carry out the instructional materials selection process materials for a major course redesign of 1 unit in Honors 7th Grade Literature and Composition and make a recommendation to the Instructional Materials Committee based upon objective evidence gathered during the process.  The committee will include teacher representatives, building/district administration and 2 parent representatives. The committee will be facilitated by the 6-12 English Curriculum Developer.


Committee Member Affiliation
Kristin Barna Tillicum Middle School
Amy King Odle Middle School
Rebecca Davis Big Picture
Carol O’Neil Chinook Middle School
Scott Norton Highland Middle School
Rachel Guim Tyee Middle School
Bjorn Unneland ELL
Terry Lee Parents and Community
Kathy Meyers Administration
Cathy Wellington Secondary ELA Curriculum Developer
Hope Hurla Special Education
John Eklof Equity


The role of the members of the committee:

  • Attend scheduled meetings
  • Serve as a communication link to the community they represent
  • Assist in collecting data regarding the instructional materials under consideration
  • Through a consensus process, make a formal recommendation to the Instructional Materials Committee
The Bellevue School District acknowledges that we learn, work, live and gather on the Indigenous Land of the Coast Salish peoples, specifically the Duwamish and Snoqualmie Tribes. We thank these caretakers of this land, who have lived and continue to live here, since time immemorial.