English Language Arts 8

Daily Expectations
  • Students should bring an independent reading book and composition notebook every day to class.
  • Students should be reading a minimum of 20 minutes outside of class each weekday and at least once over the weekend. 
  • Students should be studying Word Within a Word stems 5-10 minutes each night. 
  • Class Syllabus
  • Classroom expectations (Matrix)
  • Students are expected to check Google Classroom regularly and complete assignments given.
Parent information:
September 19-23

Week of September 19-23 Work completed in class


  • Read pages 40-46 of The Outsiders

  • IXL: Completed E.1 in LEVEL H; begin F.1 LEVEL H

  • Reviewed lists 1 and 2 Word Within a Word; should be recorded in composition notebook. Students can study online (GC in the About section)

  • Reading Response question


  • MAP Reading

  • Silent Read

  • Study WWW Lists 1 and 2


  • Finishing MAP Reading

  • TBD


  • Student- paced Pear Deck activity

  • Read The Outsiders (pages TBD)


  • Quiz of the week: capitalization, WWW, written response to read aloud

  • Assign Letter to Ponyboy (due Tuesday, September 27th)


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  Sep 20, 2016, 5:58 AM Teresa McCulloch