Category: English 8

English 8 – Friday, May 18th

Indie read.  Book totals & books pics 🙂

Deadlines:

  • Soundtrack paper – EVERYONE – due in Dropbox Friday 5/18
  • SPRING PORTFOLIO due no later than class time Mon. 5/21
  • Memory Books due Monday 5/21 firm even if you are absent (& yes, you HAVE to come to the “final” to pick it up)
  • Turn in classroom library books by Friday 5/18 (unless you make other arrangements with Mrs. C)

Upcoming: Final for this class is Thursday, May 24 at 10:10am.

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English 8 – Thursday, May 17th

Read aloud:  Dragons Love Tacos & Indie read.  Course survey & lab time.

Deadlines:

  • Soundtrack paper – EVERYONE – due in Dropbox Friday 5/18
  • SPRING PORTFOLIO due no later than class time Mon. 5/21
  • Memory Books due Monday 5/21 firm even if you are absent (& yes, you HAVE to come to the “final” to pick it up)
  • Turn in classroom library books by Friday 5/18 (unless you make other arrangements with Mrs. C)

Upcoming: Final for this class is Thursday, May 24 at 10:10am.

English 8 – Tuesday, May 15th

Book talk x 2 & Indie read.  Quickwrite #24:How to Start a Movement  Work on memory book OR discussion of Dear Martin.

❤ Volunteer to guest book talk in other hours!

Deadlines:

  • Soundtrack paper – EVERYONE – due in Dropbox Friday 5/18
  • SPRING PORTFOLIO due no later than class time Mon. 5/21
  • Memory Books due Monday 5/21 firm even if you are absent (& yes, you HAVE to come to the “final” to pick it up)
  • Turn in classroom library books by Friday 5/18 (unless you make other arrangements with Mrs. C)

Upcoming: Final for this class is Thursday, May 24 at 10:10am.

English 8 – Monday, May 14th

Read Aloud The Rooster Who Would Not Be Quiet.  Indie read.  Quickwrite #23:  What’s your biggest regret?  Portfolio info & overview.  Finals discussion (a few of you are exempt).

❤ Volunteer to guest book talk in other hours!

Deadlines:

  • Notebooks will be collected later this week – have yours every day.
  • Get reading Dear Martin  – finish the book for Tuesday 5/15
  • Soundtrack paper – EVERYONE – due in Dropbox Thursday 5/17
  • SPRING PORTFOLIO due no later than class time Mon. 5/21
  • Memory Books due Monday 5/21 firm even if you are absent (& yes, you HAVE to come to the “final” to pick it up)
  • Turn in classroom library books by Friday 5/18 (unless you make other arrangements with Mrs. C)

Upcoming: Final for this class is Thursday, May 24 at 10:10am.

English 8 – Friday, May 11th

Indie read.  WRITE CLUB sharing of memory book progress & more Dear Martin Part One discussion/video & thought logs.  Soundtrack paper assignment – everyone (but two different versions)

Upcoming:  Portfolio info next week.  Final for this class is Thursday, May 24 at 10:10am.

Deadlines:

  • Get reading Dear Martin  – finish the book for Tuesday 5/15
  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Memory Books due Monday 5/21 (& yes, you HAVE to come to the “final”)

memory-book-checklist-2018 – ENG 8 MSWord

memory-book-checklist-2018-eng-8PDF

 

English 8 – Thursday, May 10th

Book talk & Indie read.  Quickwrite #22:  your own life soundtrack list. Time for work on Memory Books or Dear Martin Part One discussion & thought logs.

Upcoming (depends on which last project you signed up for):

  • “Memory-bookers” – accept the invite to the Dropbox folder for your memory book.  upload/copy/move work for your memory book to this folder so we can take a look at it on Friday.
  • Dear Martin “crew” – be ready for more discussion and even some writing about the book so far. 😎

Deadlines:

  • Be ready to share your memory book progress in WRITE CLUB this Friday 5/11.
  • Get reading Dear Martin  – finish the book for Tuesday 5/15
  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Memory Books due Monday 5/21 (& yes, you HAVE to come to the “final”)

English 8 – Wednesday, May 9th

Book talk & Indie read.  Quickwrite #21:  best high school memory. Time for work on Memory Books or Dear Martin Part One discussion.

 

Upcoming (depends on which last project you signed up for):

  • “Memory-bookers” – accept the invite to the Dropbox folder for your memory book.  upload/copy/move work for your memory book to this folder so we can take a look at it on Friday.
  • Dear Martin “crew” – be ready for more discussion and even some writing about the book so far. 😎

Deadlines:

  • Be ready to share it in WRITE CLUB this Friday 5/11.
  • Get reading Dear Martin  – finish the book for Tuesday 5/15
  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Memory Books due Monday 5/21 (& yes, you HAVE to come to the “final”)

 

English 8 – Tuesday, May 8th

Book talk & Indie read.  Time for work on Memory Books or Dear Martin reading.

Upcoming (depends on which last project you signed up for):

  • Plan on getting work done this week on the writing part of your memory book this week.  Be ready to share it in WRITE CLUB this Friday 5/11.
  • Get reading Dear Martin  – chapters 1 – 14 for Wednesday 5/9.

Deadlines:

  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Memory Books due Monday 5/21 (& yes, you HAVE to come to the “final”)

 

English 8 – Monday, May 7th

Book talk.  Mission accomplished updates, categories, and favorites. ❤

Upcoming (depends on which last project you signed up for):

  • Plan on getting work done on the writing part of your memory book this week (in class starting tomorrow).  Be ready to share it in WRITE CLUB this Friday 5/11.
  • Get reading Dear Martin  – chapters 1 – 14 for Wednesday 5/9.

Deadlines:

  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Memory Books due Monday 5/21 (& yes, you HAVE to come to the “final”)

 

English 8 – Friday, May 4th

Book talk x 2 & Indie read.  Multi-genre Presentations! Quickwrite #20:  multi-genre experience reflection

Deadlines:

  • Student book talks going on now!  (check the date you signed up for)
  • Memory Books due Monday 5/21 OR Dear Martin Chapters 1 -14 by 5/9