Welcome to 8th Grade English!
Please see Classroom Expectations for more detailed information, but here are a few things we will be doing in English this year!
I will inform you of announcements/what we are doing on this page.
REMINDER TO PARENTS:
Fridays, 8/16, 8/23, and 8/30 are ALL EARLY RELEASE DAYS! STUDENTS WILL BE OUT AT 2PM!
Monday, 8/12/19 Curriculum Night grades 5-8, 5:30-6:30pm
Week of 8/12/2019 SLO testing Monday and Tuesday, Reading Inventory on Thursday
Week of 8/19/2019 Collections reading/evidence and explanation
Week of 8/26/2019 Begin The Outsiders by SE Hinton
Students will be reading:
The Outsiders for 1st Quarter
Parallel Journeys for 2nd Quarter in Social Studies class to align with the study of World War II
Fahrenheit 451 for 3rd Quarter
Animal Farm for 4th Quarter
Along with writing papers, students will also get creative with dioramas, and other hands-on projects. Please keep your shoeboxes!
Let's have a great year!