Daily Lessons and Homework

Mr. Oncay’s Language Arts, Grade 8

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Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

5/22

Classwork:

Finish Ch. 3 notes.  Begin Ch. 4

Homework:

Finish Ch. 4 notes

5/23

Classwork:

Read Ch. 5

Homework:

Finish Ch. 5 notes

5/24

Classwork:

Begin Ch. 6

Homework:

Finish Ch. 6 notes

5/25

Classwork:

Read Ch. 7

Check notes for Ch 1-6

Homework:

Finish Ch. 7 notes

5/26

Classwork:

Check notes.

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CALL test (short)

Homework:

None

5/15

Classwork:

Comic book gallery.

Time for imagery presentations. Due Wednesday.

Homework:

Time for imagery presentations.

5/16

Classwork:

Practice read aloud. Get help from your coach.

Hand out CALL.

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Explain notes assignment.

Read Ch. 1

Homework:

Time for imagery presentations.

5/17

Classwork:

Metaphor presentations.

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What I love to do presentation

Read Ch. 1

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CALL notes links

Homework:

Finish CALL  Ch. 1 notes

5/18

Classwork:

More metaphor presentations.

Read CALL Ch. 2

Homework:

Finish Ch. 2 notes

5/19

Classwork:

Check notes.

Read Ch. 3 + notes

Homework:

Finish Ch 6 by next Thursday.

5/8

Learning day for teachers. No school.

5/9

Classwork:

Unusual schedule.  20 minutes for the metaphor project.  Start drafting.

Homework:

None.  Last CAASPP day.

5/10

Classwork:

Focus on the metaphor project

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What I love to do presentation

Homework:

Finish a first draft.  Make sure the link is posted.

5/11

Classwork:

Time for imagery presentations.

Talk about the comic book.

Homework:

Work on your diagram comic book.  Due Monday 5/15

5/12

Classwork:

Time for the comic book.

Homework:

Finish the comic book if you didn't finish in class. (but hopefully you already did.

5/1

Classwork:

Review "metaphors around us."  Due Wednesday.

Introduce diagramming comic book

Homework:

None

5/2

Classwork:

Introduce

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What I love to do presentation

Work on diagramming comic book. 

Homework:

None

5/3

Classwork:

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What I love to do presentation

Work on diagramming comic book. 

Homework:

None

5/4

Classwork:

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What I love to do presentation

Due Tuesday.

Work on diagramming comic book. 

Homework:

None

5/5

Classwork:

(No Mr. O)

Diagram comic book due.

Finish "What I love to do" presentation.

Homework:

None

4/24

Classwork:

New IBD unit

Discuss "linguists"

Quickwrite - What I love to do.

Read, "Metaphorically speaking"

Homework:

None

4/25

Classwork:

Discuss/Read/Watch "metaphors are around us."

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Metaphors are around us links

Homework:

None

4/26

Classwork:

CAASPP testing

Homework:

None

4/27

Classwork:

CAASPP testing

Homework:

None 

4/28

Classwork:

CAASPP testing

Homework:

None

4/17

Classwork:

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Essay checklist review

Homework:

Polish your essay.  Due Wednesday.

4/18

Classwork:

Begin Grammar #10

Final work on the essay.

Homework:

Polish your essay.  Due Wednesday.

4/19

Classwork:

Printed essay due. Scavenger hunt

Continue grammar #10

[Pano picture during second]

Homework:

Grammar TBA

4/20

Classwork:

Grammar #10 continued.

Homework:

TBA

4/21

Classwork:

[special assembly during 3rd]

Remember: CAASPP testing next week.

Homework:

None

4/3

Classwork:

Check research paper first body paragraphs. Continue writing.

Homework:

Finish body paragraph #2

4/4

Classwork:

Continue writing.

Homework:

Finish body and conclusion in class tomorrow.  Reach your own deadlines.

4/5

Classwork:

Finish body and conclusion

Homework:

Read/Revise essay.

4/6

Classwork:

Finish introduction

Trade essays with coach.

Homework:

Final revisions.  Printed essay due tomorrow.

4/7

Classwork:

Position paper due.

Essay scavenger hunt.

Grammar review.

Homework:

None.  Practice life skills!  Avoid your devices.  Hug your family members. GO OUTSIDE.

3/27

Classwork:

Introduce grammar #9.

Work on research cards.

Homework:

6 sources (including one primary source) and 40 note cards (minimum) due by Wednesday.

3/28

Classwork:

Continue Grammar #9

Work on research cards.

Setup essay links.

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Links to essays

Homework:

6 sources (including one primary source) and 40 note cards (minimum) due by Wednesday.

3/29

Classwork:

Check cards.

Work on Grammar #9.

Homework:

Finish grammar #9

3/30

Classwork:

Grade grammar #9.

Organize cards to start writing.

Homework:

None.

3/31

Classwork:

Practice introductions.

Start writing. First body paragraph due by Monday.

Homework:

None, if you were efficient in class.

3/20

Classwork:

Grade grammar test.

More practice creating research cards.

Homework:

Finish one source card by tomorrow.

3/21

Classwork:

Practice debate. Flash draft your points. (see article)

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"Shoot Out" article

Homework:

Work on source and note cards.  At least four source cards and twenty note cards due by Monday.

3/22

Classwork:

Practice writing an introduction to your "violent game" debate.

Homework:

Work on source and note cards.  At least four source cards and twenty note cards due by Monday.

3/23

Classwork:

Debate sessions (TBD).

Homework:

Work on source and note cards.  At least four source cards and twenty note cards due by Monday.

3/24

Classwork:

Debate sessions (TBD).

Homework:

Work on source and note cards.  At least four source cards and twenty note cards due by Monday.

3/13

Classwork:

-Grade grammar #8

-Receive and log argument essay

-Introduce research cards.

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http://sccl.org.  

Click on “Research>Online Resources”

Homework:

County library card (same warning for two weeks)

3/14

Classwork:

Finish clauses practice #1 and #2

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Comma placement challenge

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County library site.

Homework:

Study for Friday's quiz

3/15

Classwork:

Grade clauses practice.

Begin making research cards.

Make research paper plan.

Homework:

Finish research paper plan

3/16

Classwork:

Review for quiz.

Check plans.

Homework:

Study for quiz

3/17

Classwork:

Quiz on grammar units #7 and #8.

Time for research cards.

Homework:

None.

3/6

Classwork:

Special schedule

Library cards?

Handout grammar #8

Homework:

Grammar TBA

Revise poems. Print artwork.

3/7

Classwork:

Last Dickinson poems.

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Writing about poetry.

More time for poetry projects.

Homework:

Finish grammar #8 by Thursday

Revise poems. Print artwork.

3/8

Classwork:

Quiz review.

Finish poetry projects.

Homework:

Finish Grammar #8

3/9

Classwork:

Grade Grammar #8

Poetry project gallery.

Homework:

Study for the quiz

3/10

Classwork:

Poetry analysis test.  

(Dickinson)

Homework:

None

2/27

Classwork:

-Vacation thoughts? Did you get a library card?

-Grade Grammar 7.2 (conjunctions)

-Introduce poetry project.

-Work on rough draft poems

Homework:

Work on rough draft poems.  Three selected poems due by Wednesday. See directions.

Library card due by Friday please.

2/28

Classwork:

-Intro Dickinson packet

-Work on rough draft poems

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Rough draft poem links

(hand-written drafts are o.k. too)

Homework:

Finish rough draft poems. Bring a printout or rough draft poems tomorrow.

3/1

Classwork:

-Continue Dickinson

-Review rough drafts.

Homework:

Begin revising poems for project. Bring artwork you might want to glue.

3/2

Classwork:

-Talk about library cards.  

-Hand out construction paper. Time for poem work.

Homework:

Revise poems for project. Bring artwork you might want to glue.

3/3

Classwork:

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Self-Assessment link.

More time for poem work.

Homework:

Revise poems for project. Bring artwork you might want to glue.

2/13

Classwork:

Continue poetry unit

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Here is the link to fix/post your quizlet work.  Poetry term quiz on Friday.

You also use this link to create a "rough draft" space for your poems. (limerick, haiku, and conceit to start).

Here's a link to all the example files if you need them.

Homework:

None unless you didn't finish your quizlet. That must be completed correctly by tomorrow.

2/14

Classwork:

Found poetry (Valentine's day special)

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Here is the link to the lesson.

Homework:

Study the poetry terms for Friday's quiz.

2/15

Classwork:

Continue poetry terms.

Concrete, Sonnet, etc.

Homework:

Study for the quiz on Friday.

2/16

Classwork:

Analyze a poem. Practice with terms.

Homework:

Study for the quiz.

2/17

Classwork:

Poetry term quiz.

Homework:

None

2/6

Classwork:

Diagramming compound and complex sentences.

Continue work on argument essay.

Homework:

Work on argument essay. Due Wednesday.

2/7

Classwork:

-Begin grammar #7.2 - complex sentences and commas

-Time for argument essay.

Homework:

Finish and print argument essay.

2/8

Classwork:

-Work with your coach.  Mark the argument essay checklist.

-Submit essay.

Homework:

Grammar 7.2 #1 through 30.

Stop at #30.

2/9

Classwork:

-Begin poetry unit

Homework:

Finish Grammar 7.2

2/9

Classwork:

Continue poetry unit

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Here is the link to post your quizlet work.

Here's a link to all the example files if you need them.

Then try to write a limerick.

Homework:

None

1/30

Classwork:

Write "informational" pre-assessment.

Homework:

Finish through the counter-argument of your "superstition" essay.

1/31

Classwork:

Finish your draft.

Time for Grammar #7.

Homework:

Grammar #7

2/1

Classwork:

Grade Grammar #7.

Begin final drafts. Writing conferences.

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Post a link to your superstition essay.

Homework:

Work on typing your final draft.  Finish through the first body paragraph. Edit and IMPROVE it.

2/2

Classwork:

Time for typing.  Writing conferences.

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Finding conjunctions in the media (TBA)

Homework:

Find conjunctions in the media (due Monday).  Cite correctly.

2/3

Classwork:

Review "works cited" page.

More time for typing.

Conjunction practice.

Homework:

Final essay due Wednesday.  

1/23

Classwork:

Review sample argument essay.

Discuss "alternative facts."  

Work on drafts.

Homework:

Finish the introduction and first body paragraph but NOT MORE THAN 20 minutes of work.

1/24

Classwork:

Begin Grammar #7

Time for drafting.

Homework:

More drafting time.

1/25

Classwork:

CSM - cyberbullying talk

Continue Grammar #7

Homework:

More drafting.  

1/26

Classwork:

Finish Grammar #7

Time for drafting

Homework:

Finish draft by Monday.

1/27

Learning Day. No school.

1/16

Holiday

1/17

Classwork:

-Search and study for "superstitions."

-Discuss the questions.

-Grammar review

Homework:

None

1/18

Classwork:

Begin Grammar 6.2.

Review argument outline.

Homework:

Diagram practice #3.

1/19

Classwork:

No Mr. O today.

Finish argument outline.

Continue Grammar 6.2

Homework:

Finish Grammar 6.2

1/20

Classwork:

Grade Diagram practice #3

Grade Grammar 6.2.

Initial argument outlines.

Talk about missing assignments.

Homework:

Be sure outline is ready for writing next week.

1/9

Classwork:

Finish Gram 6.

Begin reading "Reason" (IBD)

Homework:

None.  *Finish Grammar 6 if you didn't finish in class.

1/10

Classwork:

Grade Grammar #6

Then, IBD. "Reason" Discussion links.

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Homework:

None

1/11

Classwork:
(Mr. Oncay is attending a meeting). In groups, read and annotate "Supernatural."

Handout "using quotations."

Homework:

Finish "quotations" page

1/12

Classwork:

Grade "quotations" page.

Review argument strategies. Discuss whether superstitions/rituals help or hinder lawyers.

Homework:

None

1/13

Classwork:

Begin a partner paragraph arguing about the IBD articles.

Grammar "fishing" related to grammar 1-6.

Homework:

None

1/2

Holiday

1/3

Classwork:

Receive book reviews.

Grade grammar test.

Homework:

None

1/4

Classwork:

Receive Outsiders test.  

Review lit. analysis essay writing. Receive outline help.

Homework:

Begin outline new Outsiders theme essay.

1/5

Classwork:

Grammar #6

(and finish theme essay outline)

Homework:

Grammar TBA

1/6

Classwork:

Write theme essay (with prompt) in class.

Homework:

None.

12/13

Classwork:

Finish Ch. 8

Begin Ch. 9

Homework:

Finish Ch. 9 + notes

12/14

Classwork:

Grade Ch. 9

Read Ch. 10

Homework:

Finish Ch. 10 + notes

12/15

Classwork:

Grade Ch. 10

Read Ch. 11

Homework:

Read Ch. 11 + notes

12/16

Classwork:

Finish the book (Ch. 12)

Vocab review.

Begin holiday fun.

Homework:

Study for the test

12/17

Classwork:

Outsiders test

Holiday fun.

Homework:

None

(We will write a theme paper when you return)

12/6

Classwork:

Grade Ch. 4

Begin Ch. 5

Homework:

Finish Ch., 5 + notes

12/7

Classwork:

Grade Ch. 5

Grammar fake test (study guide)

Test on Friday.

Begin Ch. 6

Homework:

Finish Ch. 6 + notes

12/8

Classwork:

Grammar review

Begin Ch. 7

Homework:

Read Ch. 7 through page 113

12/9

Classwork:

Finish Ch. 7

Begin Ch. 8

Questions about test?

Grammar review?

Homework:

Study for the grammar test.

12/10

Classwork:

Grammar 4/5 test.

Continue Ch. 8

Homework:

Outsiders test next Friday

(Vocab too)

11/28

Classwork:

Talk about theme, and perspective-taking.

Begin Ch. 2

Homework:

Finish Ch. 2 plus notes through pg. 27

11/29

Classwork:

Other groupings.

Grade Ch. 2.

Begin Ch. 3

Homework:

Finish Ch. 3 + notes

11/30

Classwork:

Finish book review posts.

Grade Ch. 3

Homework:

None

12/1

Classwork:

Finish review post.

Review writing about literature (receive tests back).

 

Begin Ch. 4

Homework:

Finsh up through page 60 + notes (half of Ch. 4)

12/2

Classwork:

Continue Ch. 4

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Practice paragraph about theme.

Homework:

None

11/14

Classwork:

Intro Grammar #5 (adverbs and adjectives) plus review.

Homework:

Finish ODDS of grammar #5 worksheet.

11/15

Classwork:

Some book review time but not much.

Work on grammar #5.

Homework:

Finish ORB review

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(Remember, here's the link to the directions).

11/16

Classwork:

Submit printed book reviews.

Finish and grade grammar #5.

Begin Outsiders.

Homework:

Finish reading through page 10.

11/17

Classwork:

Mr. O on a field trip.  Sub today.

Handout active reading sheet for Ch. 1

Outsiders TBA

Homework:

Read (TBA)

11/18

Classwork:

Outsiders continued.

Homework:

None.

11/7

Classwork:

Mini spelling bee.

Practice prepositions.

Rules for Wednesday's test.

Homework:

Finish Grammar #4

ORB 5x5 due Wednesday.

11/8

Classwork:

Grade Grammar #4 (prepositions)

Homework:

Study for tomorrow's test.

ORB 5x5 due tomorrow

11/9

Classwork:

Check 5x5s

Literature test on "Everything Stuck" and "A&P"

Homework:

None

11/10

Classwork:

Begin ORB review.

Review prepositions.

Homework:

ORB review due 11/16

11/11

Classwork:

Holiday.  No school.

Homework:

10/31

Classwork:

Argument pre-assessment

Homework:

ORB

11/1

Classwork:

Continue "A&P" back cover page.

Practice Oncayglyphics.

Homework:

Finish the Oncayglyphics if you didn't finish in class.

11/2

Classwork:

Grade Oncayglyphics #1

Finish and grade "A&P"

Discuss the story and bigger topics of "theme."

Homework:

ORB (5x5 due 11/9)

11/3

Classwork:

Clear up any A&P confusion.

Begin Grammar #4

Homework:

Finish the "A&P" active reader.

11/4

Classwork:

Grade the "A&P" active reader.

Continue grammar 4 (prepositions).

Homework:

ORB (5x5 due 11/9)

mini-spelling bee Monday

10/24

Classwork:

Work on the "Stuck" active reading sheet.

Play a vocab game.

Rags to Riches Game

Concentration game

Battleship game

Here is a word bank

Homework:

Finish the "Stuck" active reading sheet.

10/25

Classwork:

Dice game.

Fake grammar test (study activity).  

Homework:

ORB

10/26

Classwork:

Grade "Stuck" active reading sheet.

Homework:

Study for the grammar test Friday.

10/27

Classwork:

Review fake test answers.

Begin "A&P."

Homework:

Study for the grammar test Friday.

10/28

Classwork:

Grammar test Units 1 through 3.

Homework:

ORB

10/17

Classwork:

Review graded Narrative essays.

Check vocab sentences.

Homework:

ORB

and/or fix essay mistakes. Due 10/19.

10/18

Classwork:

-Coaching for on demand essay.

-Vocab review

-Begin new story.

Homework:

Study for the vocab quiz.

Finish fixing Narrative essay errors?

Maybe review "Eleven," by Sandra Cisneros.

10/19

Classwork:

District on-demand essay (Narrative)

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Link to narrative page.

Here's the complicated rubric.

Homework:

ORB.  5x5 #2 due tomorrow

Study for the vocab quiz.

10/20

Classwork:

Vocab quiz #3

Check 5x5's

Continue "Everything Stuck"

Homework:

ORB

10/21

Classwork:

No School

Homework:

ORB

10/10

Classwork:

Vocab review game

Finish Bergeron chart

Homework:

Finish vocab sentences

1, 5, 9, 11, 12, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19

10/11

Classwork:

Sentence challenge

Prep for Friday's test

P3. "hide" drill

Homework:

ORB

10/12

Classwork:

How to write a literary analysis paragraph.

Homework:

ORB and study for Friday's test.

10/13

Classwork:

How to write a literary analysis paragraph.

Homework:

Study for tomorrow's test

10/14

Classwork:

Literature test on

"The Apprentice," "The Lie," and "Harrison Bergeron."

Homework:

ORB

10/3

Classwork:

Work on "Bergeron" active reading sheets.

Homework:

ORB. The first 5x5 is due tomorrow.

10/4

Classwork:

Check 5x5

Finish "Bergeron" AR.

Work on "Bergeron" chart.

Hand out Grammar #3 pronouns.

Homework:

Grammar # 3: ODDS only.

10/5

Classwork:

Mr. O has to go to an all day meeting.

Answers to Grammar #3 odds.

Finish "Bergeron" AR.

Homework:

Finish Grammar #3

10/6

Classwork:

Grade Grammar #3.

Check "Bergeron" chart.

Homework:

ORB

10/7

Classwork:

Get grades for Bergeron AR.

Vocab list #3

Dice game.

Homework:

ORB

10 sentences due Tuesday.

9/26

Classwork:

Finish "The Lie."

Dice game: grammar review

Homework:

Finish vocab sentences (see last Friday)

9/27

Classwork:

Finish "The Lie"

Diagram #2

Homework:

Finish Diagram #2

9/28

Classwork:

Grade Diagram #2.

Grade "The Lie" handout.

Begin "Harrison Bergeron."

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Chart the story

Homework:

ORB

9/29

Classwork:

Continue "Harrison Bergeron"

Review vocab.

Homework:

Study for the vocab quiz.

9/30

Classwork:

Vocab quiz #2

Continue "Bergeron"

Homework:

ORB

9/19

Classwork:

More directions related to the "outside reading book" review.

You can always read more here.

Work on Grammar #2 (nouns).

Get approval for ORB books.

Homework:

ORB (that's code for "read your ORB book for 15-20 minutes)

9/20

Classwork:

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Update review page.

Finish Grammar #1 and #2 and grade them.

Homework:

ORB, and finish Grammar #2

9/21

Classwork:

Grade Grammar #2

Diagram lesson #1

Handout Diagram #1

Homework:

Finish Diagram #1

Maybe use this link.

9/22

Classwork:

Grade Diagram #1

Read "The Lie" in class.

Handout active reading sheet for "The Lie."

Homework:

ORB

9/23

Classwork:

New vocab list.

Words for sentences: 3, 5, 8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 18, 19, & gravely

Finish active reading sheet.

Homework:

ORB

9/12

Classwork:

Grade Lit. tests

Vocab review.

Continue "The Apprentice"

Homework:

Look for an "outside reading book."  (ORB).  Due (to be checked) IN CLASS Monday.

9/13

Classwork:

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Short survey

Finish "The Apprentice"

Grade Apprentice Active Reading Sheet.

Handout Grammar #1.

Homework:

Finish The first "#1 through #10" of Grammar worksheet 1.

9/14

Classwork:

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Review ORB directions. 

Grade Grammar #1.

Review Vocab.

Homework:

Study for the vocab quiz.

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Maybe try the game.

Top score so far: Claire C.

9/15

Classwork:

Vocab quiz.

Handout Diagram #1

Homework:

Find an ORB book by Monday.  Bring it to class Monday.

Reflections flyer

(one house point per entry)

Reflections Entry Form

9/16

Classwork:

Learning Day. No school.

Homework:

Find an ORB book by Monday.  Bring it to class Monday.

Eighth grade level FICTION book that you WANT to read.  NO boring books.  Pick something you like.  No graphic novels. 

9/5

Holiday

9/6

Classwork:

Finish vocab lesson

Some writing conferences.

Homework:

Finish 10 vocabulary sentences. (use format taught in class)

9/7

Classwork:

Sentence challenge.

Writing conferences. Time for typing essays.

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essay links.

Homework:

Finish final draft by Friday.

9/8

Classwork:

Writing conferences.

Time for typing essays.

Homework:

Finish final draft by Friday.

9/9

Classwork:

Submit final essays.

You must print and staple at home.  Double-check the directions on the back cover page.

Begin "The Apprentice."

Handout: Apprentice active reader.

Homework:

None

8/29

Classwork:

Lit. Terms continued.

Lit. Term game.

Questions about essay.

Homework:

Work on narrative draft.  Finish up through 200 words by tomorrow.

8/30

Classwork:

Check drafts.

Time for essays.

Homework:

Finish narrative draft by Thursday.

8/31

Classwork:

Writing folders.

Time for drafts.

Homework:

Finish narrative draft by tomorrow.

9/1

Classwork:

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Setup essay links.

Initial drafts. Peer editing scavenger hunt.

Review lit terms: Game

Homework:

Study for quiz.

Here's that lit. term game. 

9/2

Classwork:

Literary Term Quiz

Handout Vocabulary list #1

Homework:

None.  Except: Go out and play.  Do something just for fun --NOT electronics.

8/22

Classwork:

Handout: Personal Narrative Back Cover Page

Handout: Personal Narrative Outline Help.

Handout: Proofreading #2 Proudest

Handout: Correction symbols.

Finish checking supplies.

Homework:

Finish Proofreading #2 by Wednesday.

8/23

Classwork:

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Try some typing.

Time for working on outlines.

Get approval (writing conference).

Make a seating chart.

Homework:

Finish proofreading #2

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Have you seen my pencil grip post?

8/24

Classwork:

Grade Proofreading #2

Continue drafts.

Homework:

Work on narrative outline.

8/25

Classwork:

Check outlines.

Handout Literary Terms packet. Quiz Friday 9/2.

Homework:

Work on narrative draft. Through 100 words by tomorrow. (fifteen minutes of work)

(Back to School Night tonight)

8/26

Classwork:

Initial draft progress.

Lit term lessons.

Lit term quiz game.

Homework:

None.

Do not work on the draft.  We'll do that next week.

8/15

Classwork:

--Intro to Mr. Oncay

--Greensheet

--First Day assignments (handout) and about materials

--House Competition

--Photos/Music question

Homework:

--Email Mr. Oncay>Follow directions.

--Fill out Mr. Oncay's survey (on the "Resources" page)

--Bring a brown paper shopping bag by Wednesday.

8/16  [Assembly schedule]

Classwork:

--Who sent the email?

--Creating writing folders

--Pick a supervisor

--Practice fire drill

Homework:

--Bring a brown paper bag to class if you haven’t already (label it with your name). You can drop it off before school.

--Here’s how to cover a book (except I don’t use tape)

8/17

Classwork:

--Covering books today

--Do password reset

--The card deck challenge

Homework:

--Any other class materials you need? Checking on progress tomorrow.

8/18

Classwork:

--Check about class materials.

--How grades work.

Interesting size comparison slides (planetary bodies).

--Handout: Proofreading worksheet #1

Homework:

--Finish Proofreading Worksheet #1

8/19

Classwork:

--Grade Proofreading Worksheet #1

--Quickwrite: Create a sample for Mr. O to read. (Tell a story).

Homework:

None (unless you still need to get our classrooms supplies).