Trailblazers Team

8th Grade

Septmeber 27- October 1

Monday:

  • Literature: UP dated grade sheet, Daily Reading Practice  #2,”Heracles” journal, “Heracles” questions due
  • Language Arts:  Journal 20. Practice dialogue punctuation and capitalization.
  • Science- Students worked in the media center on animal interaction project
  • Social Studies
    • Math
    • period 1:
    • period 2: test tomorrow
    • period 3,8,9: add, sub, mult decimals WS
  • Mrs. Schumann:
  • Literature:  Finishing Diagnostic Assessment, No homework
  • Math:  Long Multiplication and Place Value Quiz, No homework
  • Language Arts: Daily Writing Practice, No homework (Perfect Day Rough Drafts due for period 9)
  • Mrs. Chari
  • Math – Matching Decimals to Fractions, Study 3 times tables
  • Literature- Read for 20 mins. and write a summary of your favorite chapter

Tuesday:

  • Literature:  DRP#2, Read “Jason and the Golden Fleece”, literary terms
  • Language Arts: Journal 21. Capitalizing and punctuating dialogue correctly. Worked on worksheet in class, due by tomorrow.
  • Science- students worked in the media center on animal interaction projects
  • Social Studies
  • Math
  • period 1:
  • period 2: test today
  • period 3,8,9: # search – rows 1-6, columns 1-8   QUIZ Thursday
  • Mrs. Schumann:
  • Literature: Notes on Oral Tradition, Review Storyteller’s Unit, no homework
  • Math: Notes on Long Division, No homework
  • Language Arts:  Peer editing Perfect
  • Mrs. Chari
  • Math- Converting Decimals to Fractions, Study 4 times tables
  • Literature- Read for 20 mins and journal

Wednesday:

  • Literature: DRP#2 Wednesday’s, literary terms, Introduce Native American Myths
  • LanguageArts: Dialogue Punctuation worksheet due. Journal 22. Read and discuss “Mind’s Flight” p.76-77 for characteristics of a short story, with specific focus on sensory details.
  • Science- Students presented animal interaction projects
  • Social Studies
  • Math
  • period 1:
  • period 2:  2.1 WS
  • period 3,8,9: finish # search puzzle  – quiz tomorrow (rounding and decimal ops)
  • Mrs. Schumann:
  • Literature: Begin discussing characteristics of a hero, no homework
  • Math:  Long Division notes continued, no homework
  • Language Arts: Write revised copies of Perfect Day essay, no homework
  • Mrs. Chari
  • Math- Converting Fractions to Decimals, study 5 times tables
  • Literature- Read for 20 mins and journal

Thursday:

  • Literature:   Thursday’s DRP#2 , Read “Scarface”, literary terms, plot map
  • Language Arts: Journal 23. Identify sensory details in “Dragonwings.” Complete sensory detail graphic organizers for settings which will become the basis for a descriptive paragraph.
  • Science-
  • Social Studies
  • Math
  • period 1:
  • period 2: 2.2 WS
  • period 3,8,9: QUIZ today  –  maze challenge
  • Mrs. Schumann:
  • Literature: Begin reading Heracles, no homework
  • Math: Long Division Notes
  • Language Arts: Fini
  • Mrs. Chari
  • Math- Decimal Mixed Review, Study for multiplication quiz on 10/1/10
  • Literature-  Read for 20 mins and journal, entry due tomorrow

Friday:

  • Literature: DRP#2, Nigerian Myth,  First Journal check Monday. (5  journals)
  • Language Arts:
  • Journal 24. Use sensory details to create a descriptive paragraph for a chosen setting. Assignment: Sensory Detail Paragraph due Monday. Time permitting: Identify action and linking verbs, text p. 464-465.

  • Science-
  • Social Studies
  • Math

  • period 1:
  • period 2: 2.3 WS
  • period 3,8,9: fraction review WS
  • Mrs. Schumann:
  • Literature:  Read Heracles, no homework
  • Math: Long Division game,
  • Language Arts:
  • Mrs. Chari
  • Math- no homework
  • Literature- Read for 20 mins.
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