Category Archives: 8th Grade ELA

ELA week of May 15-19

Please read Ch 8 in The Princess Bride and complete the Study Guide questions. I feel a quiz coming on!!! We will watch the Princess Bride movie this week! We will work on the Argumentative Essay throughout the week as … Continue reading

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Princess Bride

Cube Character due Wednesday, May 3rd Continue reading Chapter 6, The Festivities If you haven’t turned in your vocab and study guide questions, please turn them in for a late grade.  

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Vizzini’s Resume and Travel Brochure

Due Wednesday, May 10th

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Vizzini’s Resume

Find 3-4 good quotes from the book about Vizzini and his killer team of assassins. Cite the pages!

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April 10, 2017

Vocabulary due tomorrow (definitions only, no sentences)

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Princess Bride Homework

Read chapter 5 and complete all study guide questions and Character Information.  Due Monday, April 3rd.  Quiz Monday!

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This Week’s Schedule

Please edit your Acceptance Speeches based on feedback and practice giving your speech.  Please plan your schedule keeping YAF in-class work time in mind. Mon: 35 mins of YAF work time Tues: 45 mins of YAF work time Wed: Acceptance … Continue reading

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Young Authors’ Faire

Please continue to work on your projects.  Next Thursday will definitely be an in-class work day, and the rest of the schedule will be set when we come back on Monday. Do any background research and continue writing while your … Continue reading

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The Princess Bride

Read Chapter 1 The Bride and do Study Guide Questions for the Intro and Ch. 1

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Acceptance Speeches

Your Acceptance Speech, using all 15 words listed below is due Wednesday.  Thursday we will give the speeches. lay   lie   accept   except   principle   principal   affect   effect   loose   lose   sit   … Continue reading

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