Assignments

Course Name: English Language Arts 

Grade: 8 

Teacher: Mrs. Friburger

Unit Name:Suspense!



Unit Order 


 Date


Lessons and Objectives

Bell Ringer/Warm Up


Activities / Materials /

Assessments / Homework

Monday

9/16

Students will:

Bell Ringer:  Grammar Challenge


Objectives: 

  1. Correctly identify and use common and proper nouns..

  2. Demonstrate level of comprehension of previously read material.

  1. Grammar Chapter 2 Lesson 7

  2. Novel Study: Read and complete study guide items

Blocks 1 and 2- The Westing Game

Chapters 1-11 quiz

Block 3 - I am the Cheese

pp. 11-76 quiz



Tuesday

9/17

Students will:

Bell Ringer:  Check grammar exercises from homework. Read grammar summary/notes for the day.


Objectives: 

  1. Correctly identify and use concrete and abstract nouns.

  2. Read new material for comprehension. 

  1. Grammar Chapter 2 Lesson 8

  2. Novel Study: Read and complete study guide items

Blocks 1 and 2- The Westing Game

pp. 67-79

Block 3 - I am the Cheese

pp. 78-93


Students complete appropriate study guide items for homework if needed.


Wednesday

9/18

Students will:

Bell Ringer: Check grammar exercises from homework. Read grammar summary/notes for the day.


Objectives: 

  1. Correctly identify and use compound, plural, and possessive nouns. 

  2. Read and demonstrate comprehension of new material.


  1. Grammar Chapter 2 Lesson 9.

  2. Novel Study: Read and complete study guide items

Blocks 1 and 2- The Westing Game

        pp. 80-93

       Block 3 - I am the Cheese

       pp. 94-105


Students complete appropriate study guide items for homework if needed



Thursday

9/19

Students will:

Bell Ringer: Check grammar exercises from homework. Read grammar summary/notes for the day.




Objectives: 

  1. Correctly identify and use collective nouns.

  2. Demonstrate level of  comprehension of previously read  material.


  1. Grammar Chapter 2 Lesson 10

  2. Novel Study: Read and complete study guide items.

Blocks 1 and 2- The Westing Game

Pp. 94-105

Block 3 - I am the Cheese

Pp. 106-118 



                

                      


Friday

9/20











Students will:

Bell Ringer: Grammar Challenge/Review spelling words.


Objectives: 

  1. correctly spell weekly spelling words.

  2. Read and demonstrate comprehension of new material.

  1. Spelling- Quiz 4

  2. Cold Read Quiz and TDA.