Monthly Archive: August 2014

Aug 26

8H

Wise Old Woman Quiz

Aug 25

8H: 8/25-29

Monday, August 25 (D2) Writing prompt pre-test Discuss SMART goals for the school year Text Structure review; Plot Structure review Checkout textbooks HW: Read “Wise Old Woman” in Lit text. Be prepared for a quiz next class   Tuesday, August 26 & Wednesday, August 27, 2014 NRI sign-up; Capitalization assignment Houghton Counseling Intro “Wise Old …

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Aug 25

English 8: 8/25-29

Monday, August 25 School counselor intro lesson (B. Houghton) Sign up for NoRedInk (NRI) Complete 1st NRI assignment (Commas) Components of Writing (Topic/Support/Close/Transition) HW: Review “Wise Old Woman” vocabulary terms     Tuesday, August 26 Paragraph practice (Warm-up: Topic/Support/Close) 6 Types of Conflict Chart Read “Broken Chain” (work on unit organizer) Exit tickets: Vote on …

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Aug 20

Protected: Honors Data & SMART Goal

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Aug 18

English 8: August 18-22

Monday, August 18 Reading Interest Survey Student introductions / (Adjective Memorization Activity) Syllabus / Classroom Expectations HW: Return signed syllabus     Tuesday, August 19 Parts of Speech Diagnostic Test / Syllabus collection Review of text structure group activity HW: Review types of text structure   Wednesday, August 20 Interactive Achievement Reading Pretest – Assign …

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Aug 18

8H: Aug. 18 – 22

Monday, August 18 & Tuesday, August 19 (D1-2) Parts of Speech Diagnostic Test Student introductions / (Adjective Memorization Activity) Multiple Intelligences survey Syllabus / Classroom Expectations Leadership Styles Reading & Questionnaire HW: Return syllabus and read “Leadership Styles” article from Wall Street Journal. Be prepared to discuss your survey results and the article next class. …

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Aug 05

Protected: NTA Links

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