Lesson Plans for October 17-21
8th Grade English and Advanced English
Monday, October 17
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.