April 29

Lesson Plans for April 30-May 4

8th Grade English

Homework for the Week:  Continue practicing the Argument Writing vocabulary list on Vocabulary.com.  You will have a quiz next week.

Monday

  • Respond to a prompt in your Google journal–Title:  Mindset Monday–What is a song that has lyrics that are growth-minded? Give example and explain.
  • Finish graphic organizer for argument.

Tuesday

  • Complete a Flash Draft of your argument for debate.

Wednesday

  • Respond to a prompt in your Google journal–Title:  Would You Rather Wednesday–Would you rather make up a rule of your choice or get rid of a rule of your choice?  What would the rule be? Explain why.
  • Review Debate Format and expectations.

Thursday

  • Complete Day One of Dailies 2018-6–discuss as a class.
  • Participate in class debates.

Friday

  • Respond to a prompt in your Google journal–Title: Fantabulous Friday–What is something you are excited about right now?  Give details/explain.
  • Finish class debates.

PreAP English

Homework for the Week:  Continue practicing the Argument Writing vocabulary list on Vocabulary.com.  You will have a quiz next week.

Monday

  • Respond to a prompt in your Google journal–Title:  Mindset Monday–
  • Finish graphic organizer for argument.

Tuesday

  • Complete a Flash Draft of your argument for debate.

Wednesday

  • Respond to a prompt in your Google journal–Title:  Would You Rather Wednesday–
  • Review Debate Format and expectations.

Thursday

  • Complete Day One of Dailies 2018-6–discuss as a class.
  • Participate in class debates.

Friday

  • Respond to a prompt in your Google journal–Title: Fantabulous Friday–What is something you are excited about right now?  Give details/explain.

TIER 2 Tutoring

This week students will work on reading and vocabulary topics in the Study Island program.

April 20

Lesson Plans for April 23-April 27

8th Grade English

Monday

  • Holiday

Tuesday

  • Respond to a prompt in your Google journal.
  • Continue working on Writing a Thesis notes and exercises.

Wednesday

  • Complete Day Four of Dailies 2018-5–discuss as a class.
  • Use Pro/Con chart from the hyperdoc assignment to create a claim/thesis.
  • Practice with Argument Writing vocabulary on Vocabulary.com.

Thursday

  • Complete Day Five of Dailies 2018-5–discuss as a class.
  • Work on planning an argument paper.

Friday

  • Respond to a prompt in your Google journal.
  • Fill in a graphic organizer for your argument paper.

PreAP English

Monday

  • Holiday

Tuesday

  • Respond to a prompt in your Google journal.
  • Continue working on Writing a Thesis notes and exercises.

Wednesday

  • Complete Day Four of Dailies 2018-5–discuss as a class.
  • Use Pro/Con chart from the hyperdoc assignment to create a claim/thesis.
  • Practice with Argument Writing vocabulary on Vocabulary.com.

Thursday

  • Complete Day Five of Dailies 2018-5–discuss as a class.
  • Work on planning an argument paper.

Friday

  • Respond to a prompt in your Google journal.
  • Fill in a graphic organizer for your argument paper.

TIER 2 Tutoring

This week students will work on reading and vocabulary topics in the Study Island program.

April 14

Lessons for April 16-April 20

8th Grade English

Monday

  • Mrs. Pearce, WOHS counselor, will be in our classes today to dispense paperwork and discuss information about high school plans.

Tuesday

  • Complete Day One of Dailies 2018-5–discuss as a class.
  • Continue working on the Argument Writing Hyperdoc we started on Friday.

Wednesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt in your Google journal:  Would You Rather Wednesday?
  • Finish the Argument Writing Hyperdoc we started on Friday.
  • Practice with Argument Writing vocabulary on Vocabulary.com.

Thursday

  • Complete Day Two of Dailies 2018-5–discuss as a class.
  • Use Pro/Con chart from the hyperdoc assignment to create a claim/thesis.

Friday

  • Students will write a Flash Draft based on what they learned in the hyperdoc assignment we finished this week.

PreAP English

Monday

  • Mrs. Pearce, WOHS counselor, will be in our classes today to dispense paperwork and discuss information about high school plans.

Tuesday

  • Complete Day One of Dailies 2018-5–discuss as a class.
  • Continue working on the Argument Writing Hyperdoc we started on Friday.

Wednesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt in your Google journal:  Would You Rather Wednesday?
  • Finish the Argument Writing Hyperdoc we started on Friday.
  • Practice with Argument Writing vocabulary on Vocabulary.com.

Thursday

  • Complete Day Two of Dailies 2018-5–discuss as a class.
  • Use Pro/Con chart from the hyperdoc assignment to create a claim/thesis.

Friday

  • Students will write a Flash Draft based on what they learned in the hyperdoc assignment we finished this week.

TIER 2 Tutoring

This week students will work on reading and vocabulary topics in the Study Island program.

April 1

Lesson Plans for April 2-April 6

8th Grade English

Monday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt in your Google journal:  Mindset Monday–If I knew I couldn’t fail, I would… Complete this statement and explain.
  • Discuss Informational Text Structures/Organization–participate in a group activity–sorting informational texts by the structure

Tuesday

  • Complete Day One of Dailies 2018-4–discuss as a class.
  • Complete individual assignment over text structures.

Wednesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt in your Google journal:  Would You Rather Wednesday? Would you rather take a one-week trip to a foreign country of your choice?  Or take a four-week trip around your own country?–Explain.
  • Discuss Informational Text Features–complete scavenger hunt

Thursday

  • Complete Day Two of Dailies 2018-4–discuss as a class.
  • Finish Word Study 7 Choice Board and turn it in.  DUE TODAY.

Friday

  • Complete Day Three of Dailies 2018-5–discuss as a class.
  • Take quiz over Word Study List 7.

PreAP English

Monday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt in your Google journal:  Mindset Monday–If I knew I couldn’t fail, I would… Complete this statement and explain.
  • Discuss Informational Text Structures/Organization–participate in a group activity–sorting informational texts by the structure

Tuesday

  • Complete Day One of Dailies 2018-4–discuss as a class.
  • Complete individual assignment over text structures.

Wednesday

  • Respond to the following journal prompt in your Google journal:  Would You Rather Wednesday? Would you rather take a one-week trip to a foreign country of your choice?  Or take a four-week trip around your own country?–Explain.
  • Discuss Informational Text Features–complete scavenger hunt

Thursday

  • Complete Day Two of Dailies 2018-4–discuss as a class.
  • Finish Word Study 7 Choice Board and turn it in.  DUE TODAY.

Friday

  • Complete Day Three of Dailies 2018-5–discuss as a class.
  • Take quiz over Word Study List 7.

TIER 2 Tutoring

This week we will take a benchmark on the Study Island program in order to determine teaching topics in tutoring.