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8th Grade

Archive for March, 2010

Week of March 15-19

Monday:

  • Literature: Non-fiction activity
  • Language Arts: Paraphrasing as a strategy for understanding poems better. Work with examples and complete paraphrasing chart for “Barbara Frietche” due tomorrow. Discuss study sheet for poetry test on Friday.
  • Science-
  • Social Studies
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  • Math
  • period 1:  Sectio 9.2
  • period 2:
  • period 3,5,6: 2.2 Quadratic’s WS
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Tuesday:

  • Literature:  Read two non-fiction pieces,compare /contrast
  • Language Arts: Turn in “Barbara Frietche” paraphrasing sheet. Introduction to persuasive writing through journal. Begin poetry mini practice test. Poetry test on Friday.
  • Science-
  • Social Studies  
  • Math
  • period 1: Section 9.3
  • period 2:
  • period 3,5,6: 2.3 Practice Plugging & Chugging
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Wednesday:

  • Literature: Group activity, compare/contrast
  • Language Arts: Return graded work and update grade sheet. Introduction to persuasive writing continued: Taking a clear position and supporting position with reasons. Poetry test Friday.
  • Science-
  • Social Studies  
  • Math
  • period 1: Section 9.4 #2-36evens
  • period 2:
  • period 3,5,6: 2.4 Intro to Slope WS

Thursday:

  • Literature: Read play “Diary of Anne Frank”
  • Language Arts: Finish and discuss poetry mini practice test. Poetry test tomorrow.
  • Science
  • Social Studies  
  • Math
  • period 1: 9.5 #3-60 (thirds: ex 3, 6, 9, 12…)
  • period 2: no HW
  • period 3,5,6: 2.5 Slope from Coordinates
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Friday:

  • Literature:  Continue reading “Diary of Anne Frank” Monday, write Letter #4 of novel.  Problem/solution G.O. due
  • Language Arts: Poetry test!
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Math
  • period 1 Section 9.6 # 1-27 odd & # 54-70even
  • period 2:
  • period 3,5,6:  Finish Stations 1, 2, 4, & 6
                                                         & begin STUDY GUIDE for TEST THURSDAY!!!

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