Trailblazers Team

8th Grade

August 29- September 2

Monday

  • Literature (Mrs. Henry):  Set up binders, Facts discussion, Book Mark assignment, due Wed.  Monday’s Help Notes for Daily Reading Practice.Met with each student to discuss OAA scores and set goals for this year.
  • Language Arts (Mr. Pekarcik): Set up binders and folders. Students received journals, reviewed informational handout on journal expectations. Journal 1: What we know about writing. Class time for finishing last week’s business card assignment.
  • Science (Mr. Walton):
  • Social Studies (Mr. Garver-Hughes):
  • Math (Mrs. Lukey):
  • 1st period-
  • 2nd period-
  • 3, 8, 9 period-
  • Mrs Schumann:
  • Literature:
  • Language Arts:
  • Math:
  • Mrs. Chari
  • Literature:
  • Math:
  • Language Arts:

Tuesday

  • Literature (Mrs. Henry):  Diagnostic Assessment, met with each student to discuss OAA scores and set goals for this year, Book Mark due tomorrow.  Tuesday’s Help Notes for Daily Reading Practice,  Quiz on Monday’s and Tuesday’s notes tomorrow.
  • Language Arts (Mr. Pekarcik): Journal 2.  Writing with purpose and audience in mind. Group work: Begin analysis of magazine advertisements for target audience.
  • Science (Mr.Walton):
  • Social Studies (Mr. Garver-Hughes):
  • Math (Mrs. Lukey):
  • 1st period-
  • 2nd period-
  • 3, 8, 9 period-
  • Mrs Schumann:
  • Literature:
  • Language Arts:
  • Math:
  • Mrs. Chari
  • Literature:
  • Math:
  • Language Arts:

Wednesday

  • Literature (Mrs. Henry):  Book Mark due.  Wednesday’s Help Notes for Daily Reading Practice.  Quiz on Monday’s and Tuesday’s Help Notes.
  • Language Arts (Mr. Pekarcik): Journal 3. Writing with purpose and audience in mind continued. Complete and share findings of ad analysis. Begin Writing to Discover: “My Choice” Writing Assignment. Review directions and begin brainstorming/prewriting.
  • Science (Mr. Walton):
  • Social Studies (Mr. Garver-Hughes):
  • Math (Mrs. Lukey):
  • 1st period-
  • 2nd period-
  • 3, 8, 9 period-
  • Mrs Schumann:
  • Literature: 
  • Language Arts:
  • Math:
  • Mrs. Chari
  • Literature:
  • Math:
  • Language Arts:

Thursday

  • Literature (Mrs. Henry):  Thursday’s Help Notes for Daily Reading Practice.  Notes on Elements of Fiction (plot) 
  • Language Arts (Mr. Pekarcik): Journal 4. Continue prewriting for “Writing to Discover: “My Choice” Writing Assignment.
  • Science (Mr. Walton): Conduct the displacement versus distance lab.
  • Social Studies (Mr. Garver-Hughes):
  • Math (Mrs. Lukey):
  • 1st period-
  • 2nd period-
  • 3, 8, 9 period-
  • Mrs Schumann:
  • Literature:
  • Language Arts:
  • Math:
  • Mrs. Chari
  • Literature:
  • Math:
  • Language Arts:

Friday

  • Literature (Mrs. Henry): Friday’s Help Notes for Daily Reading Practice.  Continue discussion of Elements of Literature, (plot, setting, etc.)
  • Language Arts (Mr. Pekarcik): Journal 5. Finish prewriting and begin drafting for “My Choice” Writing Assignment.
  • Science (Mr. Walton): Introduction to the calculation of speed
  • Social Studies (Mr. Garver-Hughes):
  • Math (Mrs. Lukey):
  • 1st period-
  • 2nd period-
  • 3, 8, 9 period-
  • Mrs Schumann:
  • Literature:
  • Language Arts:
  • Math:
  • Mrs. Chari
  • Literature:
  • Math:
  • Language Arts:
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