Category: English 8

English 8 – Thursday, May 12th

Finish up anything that needs finishing! NOTHING accepted after Saturday 5/14 (and at this point if you turn in anything late in Dropbox, you MUST email Mrs. C).

PAST DUE: Portfolio & Notebook Tours & End of Semester Survey

DEADLINE: Grade Pitch due in Flipgrid no later than end of day TODAY 5/12

English 8 – Wednesday, May 11th

Senior English: What to “take with you” – a quick review of stuff we learned this year

End of semester survey & permission form (find it on GClassroom and take it TODAY)

PAST DUE: Portfolio & Notebook Tours

NEW ASSIGNMENT: Grade Pitch due in Flipgrid no later than end of day tomorrow, Thursday 5/12

English 8 – Monday, May 9th

Reading Wrap-Up!!

Indie Read w/ rate calculation (and average rate). Estimate total pages read and compare with a 2 hr/wk goal #. Book spines & labeling.

DEADLINE: Notebook Tours due in Flipgrid no later than end of day Tuesday 5/10

WHAT’S LEFT?: Grade Pitch – upcoming info Wednesday & Thursday

English 8 – Thursday, May 5th

Indie Read

Quickwrite #37: Best High School Memory

WRITE/WORK TIME ⏰

DEADLINE: Spring Portfolio due in Dropbox no later than end of day Friday 5/6 (that’s tomorrow!)

UPCOMING: Notebook Tours & Grade Pitch . . . and that’s all.

English 8 – Wednesday, May 4th

Indie Read

Quick Survey: High School Theme Song (find this as an assignment on GClassroom)

WRITE/WORK TIME ⏰

DEADLINE: Spring Portfolio due in Dropbox no later than end of day Friday 5/6

PAST-DUE: Seniors Write! papers were due 5/1

English 8 – Tuesday, May 3rd

Indie Read

Quickwrite #36: “How to Start a Movement” – TED Talk by Derek Sivers

WRITE/WORK TIME ⏰

DEADLINE: Spring Portfolio due in Dropbox no later than end of day Friday 5/6

PAST-DUE: Seniors Write! papers were due 5/1

English 8 – Monday, May 2nd

Indie Read

ASSIGNMENT: Spring Portfolio Intro & Overview (Note this involves collecting your previous drafts, writing one new draft – a quickwrite expansion – and a letter about your learning. Read the details on the assignment sheet.)

Time to get started. . .

PAST-DUE: Seniors Write! papers were due 5/1 (yesterday)

DEADLINE: Spring Portfolio due in Dropbox no later than end of day Friday 5/6