October 23

Lesson Plans for October 24-October 28

8th Grade English and Advanced English

Monday, October 24
Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal–Title: “Mindset Monday”~Theodore Roosevelt once said, “Believe you can, and you’re halfway there.” Do you think that believing in yourself is important? Why or why not?
Participate in a prewriting activity for narrative writing.

Tuesday, October 25
Complete Day One of Daily Language 2~discuss as a class.
Complete the counselor lesson about supportive friendships.
Begin writing your scary narrative.

Wednesday, October 26 (Early Release at 12:00)
Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal– Title: “Would You Rather Wednesday”~Would you rather watch a scary movie with a scary movie buff or watch a scary movie with a scaredy-cat? Make sure to explain your choice.
Work on your scary narrative.

Thursday, October 27
Complete Day Two of Daily Language 2~discuss as a class.
Work on your scary narrative.

Friday, October 28
Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal–Title: “Free Topic Friday”~You may write about anything you want as long as it is school appropriate, and you don’t mind if your principal sees it.
Work on your scary narrative.

October 18

Lesson Plans for October 17-21

8th Grade English and Advanced English

Monday, October 17

School Holiday

Tuesday, October 18

Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal–Title: “Tenacious Tuesday”–Read the following quote: “Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other.” ~Robert H. Schuller–Explain what you think this quote means in your own words.  Don’t forget to provide a personal example.

Review and complete Counselor Lesson #6~Showing Basic Respect.

Finish the analysis of Stephen King’s essay, “Why We Crave Horror Stories?”

Wednesday, October 19

Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal– Title:  “Would You Rather Wednesday”~Would you rather walk through a graveyard at midnight or spend a night in a spooky abandoned old house? Explain why.

Participate in learning stations activity about descriptive writing.

Thursday, October 20

Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal–Title:  Thoughtful Thursday–If you had to give up one of your five senses (vision, smell, taste, touch, hearing) which would you give up and why?

Finish the learning stations activity from Wednesday.

Friday, October 14

Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal–Title:  “Free Topic Friday”~You may write about anything you want as long as it is school appropriate, and you don’t mind if your principal sees it.

Participate in a prewriting activity for narrative writing.

October 7

Lesson Plans for October 10-October 14

Monday, October 10

Weekly geography puzzler–learn today’s clue.

Complete day one of daily geography openers.

First Nine Week’s Exam

 

Tuesday, October 11

Weekly geography puzzler–learn today’s clue.

Complete day two of daily geography openers.

Begin talking about our national park project.

 

Wednesday, October 12

Weekly geography puzzler–learn today’s clue.

Complete day three of daily geography openers.

Work on our national park project.

 

Thursday, October 13

Weekly geography puzzler–learn today’s clue.

Complete day four of daily geography openers.

Continue working on national park project.

 

Friday, October 14

Weekly geography puzzler–learn today’s clue.

Complete day five of daily geography openers–click the “Turn In” button on Classroom.

Continue working on our national park project.

October 7

Lesson Plans for October 10-October 14

8th Grade English and Advanced English

Monday, October 10

Respond to the following prompt in your Google writing journal–Title:  “Mindset Monday”~Read the following quote: “If people throw stones at you, then pick them up and build something.”  What do you think this quote means?  How can you apply this to your personal life?

First Nine Week’s Exam

 

Tuesday, October 11

Complete Day Three of Daily Language Study #2022-1.

Begin talking about the elements of scary stories and complete an activity.

 

Wednesday, October 12

Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal– Title:  “Would You Rather Wednesday”~Would you rather be a famous movie star or a member of your favorite popular music group?  Make sure to explain your choice.

Complete an activity about why people like scary stories.

 

Thursday, October 13

Complete Days Four and Five of your Daily Language Study 2022-1.

Discuss the structure of a narrative story.

 

Friday, October 14

Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal–Title:  “Free Topic Friday”~You may write about anything you want as long as it is school appropriate, and you don’t mind if your principal sees it.

Begin brainstorming for a descriptive Halloween story.