Mrs. Carr - English 8th Grade


William Floyd Middle School
 
I am looking forward to a fun and exciting year.  Please use this website as an extension of our class.  Below you will find blog posts about weekly homework, lessons, handouts and at the bottom of the weekly blog page you can find all of the lesson material via PowerPoint. 
 
On this website is also a post entitled, "Helpful Links," that post contains links that will help you if you are struggling with skills in class.  Check out the links when you have time!
 
Email me with your questions!
 
 


9/5-9/9

posted Apr 1, 2014, 9:25 AM by Candice Carr   [ updated Sep 19, 2016, 11:16 AM ]

HW:
T-Shirt Activity Due
Parent Signature Form
Letter to Teachers

Meet the Teacher Night-9/8-7pm

**Camp Advantage - Physics**

posted Apr 1, 2014, 9:16 AM by Candice Carr   [ updated Jun 29, 2015, 12:17 PM ]

Day 1-Physics of Sports

Activity 1- Physics of Sports Article Annotation

Activity 3- Important Discoveries in Physics
 
Day 2-Physics of Rollercoasters

Activity 1- Rollercoaster Design and History

Activity 3-Disney Design You Own Rollercoaster
Website for Roller Coaster Ride Builder:  http://dep.disney.go.com/sodi_app/index.html?st=2

Day 3-Physics of Rockets

Activity 1-Parts of Speech Activity NASA Website


TKAM NOVEL ATTACHMENT

posted Mar 10, 2014, 3:53 AM by Candice Carr   [ updated Jan 9, 2015, 11:37 AM ]

See attachment for novel.

**Camp Advantage-Photovoice**

posted Dec 7, 2013, 7:57 AM by Candice Carr   [ updated Jun 30, 2015, 1:28 PM ]

Day 1

Activity 2- History of Photography Web Quest

Activity 3- Forced Perspective Photography

Day 2

Activity 1- Photos and Their Titles-Title Match

Activity 2- Budget and Buy a Camera

Day 3

Activity 2- National Geographic


11/25-11/26

posted Nov 24, 2013, 3:46 PM by Candice Carr

Monday: Read pages 158-179
Tuesday: No HW
Wednesday:off
Thursday:off
Friday:off

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posted Nov 7, 2013, 6:12 AM by Candice Carr   [ updated Oct 8, 2015, 5:20 AM ]

Extra Help: Thursday
 
Monday:off
Tuesday: Add two details from pages 73-78 to the Structured Notes Graphic Organizer from your packet.
Wednesday: Create a Structured Notes Graphic Organizer (from the packet) in your writer's notebook and add three details in your notebook (on the organizer) from pages 79-81.
Thursday:
Friday: Read pages 91-111.  Annotate and add three notes to the Structured Notes Organizer in your writer's notebook.

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posted Nov 1, 2013, 5:16 PM by Candice Carr   [ updated Oct 8, 2015, 5:20 AM ]

Extra Help: Wednesday
 
Monday: Read and annotate pages 162-168
Tuesday: Read and annotate pages 168-176 and complete QuickWrite #4
    End of Unit Assessment Tomorrow
Wednesday: Read and annotate pages 177-186
Thursday: Read and annotate pages 187-195
Friday: No HW-Catch up or read ahead

2016 - Summer Reading Grade 8

posted Oct 25, 2013, 6:21 AM by Candice Carr   [ updated Jun 15, 2016, 7:42 AM ]

Attached-Summer Reading Packet
"Harrison Bergeron" by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
Due on Friday, September 2nd
 

1/20/16- Weekly HW

posted Oct 17, 2013, 7:19 AM by Candice Carr   [ updated Jan 21, 2016, 5:31 AM ]

Tuesday: Read and annotate Shirley Chisholm's Speech 
Wednesday: Answer packet questions on pages 14, 11 and 12 (pages are out of order)
Thursday: Complete page 9 of "EQUAL RIGHTS for WOMEN"
Friday: tbd


**TKAM read chapter 1**



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