8th Grade Weekly Learning Plan, Week of June 7 - 11
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Wednesday is the last day for 8th grade. Graduation is on Thursday!
(We no longer have 8:30 check-ins.)
Area and perimeter of shapes; slope continued
Continue with Ch. 2, Reasoning and Proofs
Finding slope from 2 points; parallel and perpendicular lines; linear equations in slope-intercept form; finding x and y intercepts.
Continue ch. 6 - solving systems of equations using graphing, substitution, and elimination
Discussion of chicken wing dissection and time to complete related questions
Continue study of Buddhism.
Comma test. Eradicating comma splices and other run-on sentences. Vocabulary poem about “Affinity.”
“Lift Every Voice and Sing” - compare the content and style of the poem with “The Hill We Climb”
Article of the Week (AoW), finish House on Mango Street, make inferences, cite evidence
Continue study of the parts of argumentative writing.
Please check Google Classroom Art assignment each Week
January Video Workout “We Love/Hate Cardio” no due date. Have fun with this one - pick and choose which drills you want to try from the video.