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Fourth Nine Weeks
Due Date: 5/31/2017
Subject: 8th Grade Language Arts

4th Nine Weeks:

Treasure Island

Week of May 1-5:

Monday-Bellwork-Figurative Language Paragraph. Read and discuss Chapter 17-18 of Treasure Island.  Answer questions. Vocabulary words 1-5.

Tuesday- Bellwork-Figruative Language. Vocabulary words 6-10. Cite text evidence activity; "Two Days with No Phone"

Wednesday- Science Blitz all day

Thursday- Bellwork- Science State testing. Read Ch. 19-21 of Treasure Island.

Friday- Bellwork-Figurative Language. Vocabulary Test. Read Chapters 22-24 of Treasure Island

2nd Nine Weeks
Due Date: 12/31/2016
Subject: 8th Grade Language Arts

2nd Nine Weeks

Mystery Unit

Week of November 14th-18th:

Monday- Bellwork-Oxymorons. Case 21 Practice "The Windy Hill." Read "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" from Scope magazine. Complete Making Inferences skill sheet.

Tuesday- Bellwork-Oxymorons. Case 21 Practice"The Titanic" poem and questions.  Group reading of the drama "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow."  Go over literary elements of the drama. TSW complete a skill sheet on the literary elements.

Wednesday- Bellwork-Oxymorons. Finish "The Titanic" Case 21 practice.  Quiz on "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow."

Thursday- Watch movie Get A Clue.  Compare and contrast movie to the book The Westing Game.

Friday- State Test Reward Day- Bowling and Dodgeball Tournament.


Article of the Week
Due Date: 8/25/2014
Subject: 6th Grade Language Arts

Article of the Week:

***AoW- No AoW this week.

        -Close read

        -Complete Gist Map

        -Make a Personal Connection

        -Write a 3-5 sentence summary of article using your Gist Map

 *Article of the Week:  Given out on Monday and due on Friday of that week.

*If you lose the Article of the Week, you can print another copy.  You can find it under Handouts/Article of the Week at the top of my website.