Category: English 8

English 8 – Wednesday, May 15th

Collect Writer’s Notebooks.   Book pics ❤

Please return class library books at the final exam 🙂  (if you haven’t already)

Finals:

  • Hour 1 – Thursday, May 16th 8:00 – 10:00am
  • Hour 2 – Thursday, May 16th 10:10am  – 12:10pm
  • Hour 6 – Monday, May 20th 8:00 – 10:00am

English 8 – Tuesday, May 14th

Book talk & Indie read. Notebook:  Reader/Writer Surveys.   Build your stack (book spine sheet) w/ symbols.  Time to work.

Deadlines:

  • Portfolio due TODAY by 11:59pm!
  • Notebooks collected May 15th – TOMORROW

Finals:

  • Hour 3 – Friday, May 17th 8:00 – 10:00 am
  • Hour 7 – Monday, May 20th 10:10am – 12:10pm

English 8 – Thursday, May 9th

Book talk & Indie read. Work on/finalize MG and/or soundtrack paper.  Portfolio handouts.

Upcoming:  Portfolio talk-through & work time tomorrow in class.

Deadlines:

  • Student book talks (including Flipgrid) due by individual sign-up dates
  • Multi-genre Paper due no later than 11:59pm May 9th (upload/move to the submissions folder in Dropbox) THIS IS TODAY!
  • Part Two – Soundtrack paper due in your Portfolio Tuesday, May 14th
  • Notebooks collected May 15th

English 8 – Wednesday, May 8th

Book talk & Indie read. QW#36:  Best high school memory. Conferences for MG paper (all 9-12 pages). Work on MG and/or soundtrack paper when not conferencing.

Deadlines:

  • MG pre-conference sheets:  fill out show Mrs. C if you didn’t have it at conference
  • Student book talks (including Flipgrid) due by individual sign-up dates
  • Multi-genre Paper due no later than 11:59pm May 9th (upload/move to the submissions folder in Dropbox) THIS IS TOMORROW NIGHT!
  • Part Two – Soundtrack paper due in your Portfolio Tuesday, May 14th
  • Notebooks collected May 15th

English 8 – Tuesday, May 7th

Book talk & Indie read. ST/QW:  Songs from your life list (see soundtrack assignment page).  Conferences for MG paper (all 9-12 pages). Tips for finalizing your MG paper. Work on MG when not conferencing.

Deadlines:

  • MG pre-conference sheets:  fill out and be ready to conference if you haven’t yet.
  • Student book talks (including Flipgrid) due by individual sign-up dates
  • Multi-genre Paper due no later than 11:59pm May 9th (upload/move to the submissions folder in Dropbox)
  • Part Two – Soundtrack paper due in your Portfolio Tuesday, May 14th
  • Notebooks collected May 15th

English 8 – Monday, May 6th

Book talk & Indie read. Conferences for MG paper (all 9-12 pages). Work on MG when not conferencing.

Deadlines:

  • MG pre-conference sheets:  fill out and be ready to conference if you haven’t yet.
  • Student book talks (including Flipgrid) due by individual sign-up dates
  • Multi-genre Paper due no later than 11:59pm May 9th (upload/move to the submissions folder in Dropbox)
  • Notebooks collected May 15th

English 8 – Friday, May 3rd

Book talk & Indie read. WRITE CLUB for MG paper (all 9-12 pages). Conferences w/ Mrs. C next week. “Ideal” rubric list for your finalized project.

Deadlines:

  • MG pre-conference sheets:  fill out and be ready to conference on Monday 5/6
  • Student book talks (including Flipgrid) due by individual sign-up dates
  • Multi-genre Paper due no later than 11:59pm May 9th (upload/move to the submissions folder in Dropbox)
  • Notebooks collected May 15th

English 8 – Thursday, May 2nd

Indie read.  Time for mg work.

Deadlines:

  • WRITE CLUB for MG paper all 9-12 pages – Friday, May 3rd TOMORROW!
  • Student book talks (including Flipgrid) due by individual sign-up dates
  • End game for MG paper – May 9th
  • Notebooks collected May 15th

English 8 – Wednesday, May 1st

Book talk & Indie read. Quickwrite #35: play – bio/character sketch or interview questions. Time for mg work.

Deadlines:

  • WRITE CLUB for MG paper all 9-12 pages – Friday, May 3rd
  • Student book talks (including Flipgrid) due by individual sign-up dates
  • End game for MG paper – May 9th

English 8 – Tuesday, April 30th

Book talk & Indie read. Time for mg work & teacher check-ins.

Upcoming: work on mg pieces and making it all work together (Wed. 5/1 & Thurs. 5/2)

Deadlines:

  • WRITE CLUB for MG paper all 9-12 pages – Friday, May 3rd
  • Student book talks (including Flipgrid) due by individual sign-up dates
  • End game for MG paper – May 9th