8th Grade ELA

0

10/3/17

The Monkeys Paw_FULL TEXT

 

 10/2/17

 

Raymond’s Run Full Text Pg. 38

CCR sheet includes:

-Response to all CCR questions

-6 Vocabulary words defined

 

 

___________________________________________

FINAL EXAM REVIEW

1) Literary Devices Vocabulary Quizlet

2) Simple-Compound-and-Complex-Sentences-in

3) Types-of-Sentences-PowerPoint-Activity-and-answers

4) The Eight Parts of Speech- Final PP

5) Ninja Game Parts of Speech

6) Parts of Speech Practice

7) 

https://

 

SIMPLE, COMPOUND, COMPLEX & COMPOUND-COMPLEX SENTENCES

https://

https://

https://

https://

 

PARTS OF SPEECH

https://

https://


 

FLOWERS FOR ALGERNON

PG. 198

 

  1. flowers_for_algernon pdf

  2. FLOWERS FOR ALGERNON full text II
  3. WED QUEST: Flowers for Algernon

 

 

 

 

___________________________________________

 

EXTRA CREDIT OPPORTUNITY

The Outsiders Extra Credit


 

The Outsiders

 

https://ffilms.org/the-outsiders-1983/

 

A link to Mrs. Houssaiky’s Blog: https://iblog.dearbornschools.org/houssaiky/

Intro:    The_Outsiders_PowerPoint

Theme in Poetry_Prezi

 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 Resources

The-Outsiders-Vocabulary

1) Lit Circle Group Assignmentd 2015-2016     2) Lit Circle Role Sheet   3) Literature Circle Notes Worksheet

The-Outsiders-Chapter-1-3-Questions

Outsiders-Chapter-45-and-6-Questions

The-Outsiders-Chapter-7-8-and-9-Questions

Outsiders-Chapter-10-11-and-12-Questions

English 8 Literary Devices

Outsiders Chapter 1-6 Vocab Quiz

https://quizlet.com/15257454/outsiders-chapter-1-6-test-flash-cards/

Vocab Chapter 1 and 2

 Vocab Web Template

Click here to print

The_Outsiders_Full_Novel

Foure Square

Lit Circle Role Sheet

Audio Book Chapters:  https://misslewisreading.weebly.com/the-outsiders-audio-chapters.html

Audio Book #2:  https://monteromyp2english.wikispaces.com/Audio+The+Outsiders

New York Times: The Outsiders: 40 Years Later


 


 

 

Southern Poverty Law Center   —>Hate Map

A Brief History

https://youtube.com/watch?v=MTbHYBeUe0Y%2520frameborder%3D0%2520allowfullscreen

 

 

The Auschwitz Album

Tour of the Secret Annex

https://iframe%20src=//www.slideshare.net/slideshow/embed_code/key/K3dBXSOJYcQAI%20width=595%20height=485%20frameborder=0%20marginwidth=0%20marginheight=0%20scrolling=no%20style=border:1px%20solid%20#CCC;%20border-width:1px;%20margin-bottom:5px;%20max-width:%20100%;%20allowfullscreen%20/iframe%20div%20style=margin-bottom:5px%20strong%20a%20href=//www.slideshare.net/cnakazaki/holocaust-literature-unit-prereading-and-notes%20title=Holocaust%20literature%20unit:%20pre-reading%20and%20notes%20target=_blankHolocaust%20literature%20unit:%20pre-reading%20and%20notes/a%20/strong%20from%20stronga%20target=_blank%20href=//www.slideshare.net/cnakazakiChristina%20Nakazaki/a/strong%20/div

HolocaustIntroduction Gallery Walk


 

 

The Medicine Bag & Who Are You Today, Maria?  

                                                                              https://quizlet.com/_22skx0

 

Study Guide distributed on Fri. Mar. 4th, 2016 Due on Monday

Sample Collage

Click Here—> Cultural Identity Collage

 

 

                               CCR Assignment  

                                   

CCR Sheet The Medicine Bag  CCR Sheet Who Are You Today Maria

Vocab Map Word List:

  1. authentic
  2. commotion
  3. unseemly
  4. descendant
  5. sheepishly
  6. conspiracy

 

 

M-step Argumentative Essay 

Grade 8 Argumentative Performance Task: Penny

  1. Paraphrase all 4 sources (articles)

  2. Complete Part 1: Assessment Items (pg. 8)

  3. Sample IBC Penny Argument

  4. IBC Organizer

  5. Mstep_Argumentative_Rubric

 

 

MSTEP

 


HARRIET TUBMAN

Image result for harriet tubman and the underground railroad

 Timeline Project

?

   

 

 

 

 

 

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Create a Timeline to illustrate the stops of The Underground Railroad from the plantation to Canada.
  2. Identify the stop location by name, location and important names at each stop.
  3. Write a detailed description of significant information for each location, using at least one of the vocabulary words in context. Highlight the 8 vocabulary words on your poster.
  4. Include an appropriate illustration for each panel.
  5. Include a Map Key

 

 

Links:

 

https://

https://

 

https://

https://

 


 MIDTERM REVIEW

Practice. Practice. Practice!

Types of Sentences Practice Quiz #1

Types of Sentences Rules Practice Quiz #2

8 Parts of Speech Quizlet #3

Declarative, Interrogative, Exclamatory & Imperative Sentences Quizlet #4

IXL Grammar Practice_Click Here


 

Jan. 14th, 2016         Group Assignment   30 pts

 

With Table Group: Using the same directions from  below, write a story together.

 (The story can’t use more than one sentence from each person’s paper).


 

 

Jan. 13th, 2016          HOMEWORK    20 pts

Independently: Write a short story using one  simple, one compound, one complex, and one  compound/complex sentence.  Story must have an  interjection.

  • Skip Lines
  • Label the types of sentences in the blank space above your sentence.

 

Jan. 11th, 2016        8 Parts of Speech

The Eight Parts of Speech- Midterm Review

 


 

Jan. 6th, 2016                    Types of Sentences Homework

 

Notes Slides:  Simple-Compound-and-Complex-Sentences-in

  • Write 10 Simple Sentences – underline the simple subject, circle the verb.
  • Write 10 Compound Sentences- underline the simple subjects, circle the conjunction (FANBOY).

 

 

Dec. 14, 2015                         I AM Poem

Front Page I AM POEM PART 1

Back Page I AM POEM PART 2


 

Dec. 1, 2015                         The Hitchhiker  Pg. 92

 The Hitchhiker Full Text

Homework:   The HItchhiker CCR Sheet


 

Nov. 23, 2015     Poetic Devices in Katy Perry- Firework Lyrics

                                        Fireworks_Katy Perry Handout

https://

 

 

 

 


 

Nov. 2, 2015         The Raven_FULL TEXT  

 

Notes: 1) Poetic Devices Vocabulary List      2) The Raven_Glossary

 

– Assignments:   1) Poetic Devices_Vocab Map 

                           2) The Raven Poem & CCR

                           3)  The Raven_Group Activity   

The Raven: A Literary Analysis

Click Here–>   Poetic Devices_Power Point Slides  

Test Yourself–> Poetic Devices Test- Quizlet

https://

 
 
 

 

https://

 

 

 

 


Oct. 27, 2015    The Monkeys Paw_FULL TEXT

– Assignments: – C.C.R (A-H) & Vocab

 

https://

 

 


 

Oct. 14, 2015    The Tell Tale Heart Full Text 

 

– Assignments: – C.C.R & Vocab Map_T.T HEART

– Text Analysis Homework

– Vocab Practice_ Homework 

– Analyzing Suspense Diagram

– TellTale Diamond Summary

Diamond Summary Rubric_Tell Tale Heart   

Animated Video:

 

 https://youtu.be/wDLLHTdVSgU

 


 

Oct. 12, 2015    The Lesson of the Moth & Identity Poem Full Text

Assignments: – C.C.R & T2T

Watch this:

https://

 

 

 

Oct. 6, 2015               Us and Them FULL TEXT

                                            Assignments: – C.C.R & Us & Them Vocab Map

                                                                      – Types of Irony Notes: Irony Notes PowerPoint

https://

 
 
 

     Raymonds Run Full Text             

                                           Assignments: – Story Map/Plot Diagram

                                                                         – Vocab Maps

                                                                         – C.C.R Questions


Sept. 10, 2015               Vision Board Slides


2015-2016

Final Exam

Practice. Practice. Practice.

Final Exam Quizlet – Figurative Language

ANSWER KEY– Practice Test


FINAL PROJECTS

1) Due Mon. Jun.1st         Plot Diagram-  Group Activity

In your literature circle, all members will collaboratively create a Plot Diagram   for The Breadwinner, on a large poster board. Details will be discussed in class.

 

2)  Due Tues. Jun. 2nd        The Sequel-     Independent  Activity

The conclusion of The Breadwinner presents a cliffhanger – the perfect invitation for an exciting sequel to be written continuing Parvana’s adventures.  Deborah Ellis, in fact, has written a sequel to this novel entitled Parvana’s Journey.  Describe what you think will happen to Parvana and her family in the sequel to The Breadwinner.  Write the first chapter of your own sequel to The Breadwinner and then a brief summary of the rest of your book.

 

 


 

The Breadwinner

What is Theme? -Prezi


M-Step Prep – Performance Task: Penny

1. https://prezi.com/dcq4bycwyc4a/the-history-of-money/

2. Evolution of Money Timeline

3. MSTEP_Performance Task_Penny_Argumentative


M-Step Essay Homework

One page typed and due by

1. MSTEP Performance Task Narrative Essay

_______________________________________________________________________

The Diary of Anne Frank

1. The Diary of Anne Frank Full Text (1)

2. Vocab Map_DiaryofAnneFrank (1)

3. Story Map Diary of Anne Frank

_______________________________________________________________________

Harriet Tubman Full Story

 Harriet Tubman by Ann Petry

_______________________________________________________________________

***Midterm ***

Topics to Review:

1) Types of Sentences: Simple, Compound, Complex & Compound-Complex: Simple-Compound-and-Complex-Sentences-in

2) 8 Parts of Speech: Parts of Speech Notes

3) Kinds of Sentences: Kinds-of-Sentences-Flash-Cards (1)

 

 

__________________________________________________________________________________

 

Parts of Speech Notes

Copy & Paste for Prezi:

https://prezi.com/_qrtjdyrg0sb/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy&rc=ex0share

 

 

 


The Necklace

The Big Question

Leave a Reply

Copyright © 2019-2022 Mrs. Issa's Language Arts All rights reserved.
This site is using the Desk Mess Mirrored theme, v2.5, from BuyNowShop.com.

Follow this blog

Get every new post delivered right to your inbox.