September 4

Lesson Plans for September 4-September 8

8th Grade English

Monday

  • Labor Day Holiday

Tuesday

  • Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal–Title: Tell Me Something Good Tuesday–What is something good that has happened to you recently? Explain.
  • Review policies and procedures in our English notebook.
  • Finish surveys from last Thursday and Friday.

Wednesday

  • Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal– Title: Would You Rather Wednesday–Would you rather be able to fly or turn invisible?  Explain why.
  • Record vocabulary notes in our English notebooks.
  • Begin our first vocabulary assignment.

Thursday

  • Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal–Title:  Thoughtful Thursday–What are three qualities of a great friend? Explain their importance.
  • Complete a grammar diagnostic assessment.

 Friday

  • Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal– Title:  Favorite Food Friday–What is your favorite food?  Explain why.
  • Record Constructed Response notes in English notebook.
  • Apply steps using a question about this week’s Article of the Week in Mrs. Iske’s class.

 

PreAP English

Monday

  • Labor Day Holiday

Tuesday

  • Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal–Title: Tell Me Something Good Tuesday–What is something good that has happened to you recently? Explain.
  • Complete essay exam over summer reading of The Book Thief.
  • Finish surveys from last Thursday and Friday.

Wednesday

  • Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal– Title: Would You Rather Wednesday–Would you rather be able to fly or turn invisible?  Explain why.
  • Record vocabulary notes in our English notebooks.
  • Begin our first vocabulary assignment.

Thursday

  • Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal–Title:  Thoughtful Thursday–What are three qualities of a great friend? Explain their importance.
  • Complete a grammar diagnostic assessment.

 Friday

  • Respond to the following prompt in Google daily journal– Title:  Favorite Food Friday–What is your favorite food?  Explain why.
  • Record Constructed Response notes in English notebook.
  • Apply steps using a question about this week’s Article of the Week in Mrs. Iske’s class.
August 20

Lesson Plans for August 21-August 25, 2017

8th Grade English and PreAP English

Monday

  • Respond to and discuss a prompt on the board:  Last year, what was your favorite class and why?
  • Create a daily writing journal in Google Docs.
  • Participate in a snowball writing activity based on today’s eclipse.

Tuesday

  • Respond to and discuss a prompt on the board:  What did you find most interesting about the solar eclipse yesterday?
  • Begin to set up our English notebooks.
  • Participate in a scavenger hunt for class procedures and policies–paste in English notebook.

Wednesday

  • Respond to and discuss a prompt on the board:  What is the most exciting thing about a new year?
  • Discuss/cover expectations for English notebooks and paste them in the notebook.
  • Finish notebook set-up.
  • Begin first writing activity–create a heart map.

Thursday

  • Respond to and discuss a prompt on the board: What is the most frightening thing about a new school year?
  • Complete an expository writing screener on Moby Max.

 Friday

  • Respond to and discuss a prompt on the board:  What are your goals for this school year?
  • Finish heart maps in English notebook from Wednesday.
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