8th Grade ELA: Today, in class, we revised for transitions and organization – these revisions need to be finished by tomorrow One star revision is small revisions, like improving, deleting, or adding a word here and there. Two star revision is medium revisions, like improving, deleting, or adding a sentence here and there. Three star … Continue reading 8th grade ELA Classwork and Homework
In 8th grade, our kiddos do a lot of writing because the best way to improve something is to practice, practice, practice. You will see in your child’s Writer’s Notebook many entries, ideas, blurbs, revision techniques, etc. Students are learning to not let their brains get in the way of their writing, meaning they let … Continue reading 8th Grade English Curriculum
During 8th grade, most of our reading is done in what is known as Independent Reading Workshop. Students select books that interest them and are near their level of reading, then write Responses to Reading. Students and I meet one-on-one on almost a weekly basis to set goals and discuss reading strategies they use to … Continue reading 8th Grade Reading Curriculum
Today’s homework is posted at the individual teacher’s pages. Please use these links to access them. 7th and 8th Math – Mrs. Kurz – Math Homework 7th and 8th Religion – Mrs. Slama – Religion Homework 7th and 8th Science – Mr. Buechter – Science Homework 7th and 8th Social Studies – Mrs. Thomas – Social Studies Homework 7th … Continue reading Homework
Today was a fantastic day! I truly enjoyed meeting all of you and welcoming you to my class. This will be a year filled with learning and challenges, as well as fun and memories. Please don’t hesitate to come to me if you have any questions or concerns.