Category Archives: 8th Grade ELA
Please complete and turn in the comprehension questions by Wednesday (or Thursday at the very latest). Enjoy your field trip to the pumpkin patch. Our Outsiders test will be on Friday.
The Outsiders novel test on Friday, October 20th. Compare and Contrast Essay on US & Sudan due October 25th.
Our test on The Outsiders (the whole book) will be on Friday, September 20th. Read and review your notes, re-familiarize yourself with the text, and study vocabulary.
Dead Words worksheets (both of them!) are due tomorrow. If you haven’t met with me, schedule a meeting for your compare and contrast paper. US/Sudan due 10/25
Your compare and contrast essay on the US and Sudan is due October 25th. It needs to be typed and please follow the rubric. Our first writing workshop will be tomorrow.
Letter to Ponyboy or Johnny is due Monday (Think About It) Complete your plot chart up to the CLIMAX Complete today’s lesson on loose leaf paper: What did you decide is the climax? Why? Cite the text and reference the … Continue reading
Think About It letter to Ponyboy or Johnny is due on Monday, 10/2
Read Ch 8 of The Outsiders and complete the questions. Be sure to cite the text and to look for symbolism and information that you get through inference.
Finish reading Ch 7 and answer the questions up to #6. What can you infer about the characters? Dig a little deeper for these questions.