Mrs. Iske's Blog

I cannot live without books.–Thomas Jefferson

Lesson Plans for October 8-12

October5

 

  Advanced
Monday  
  • SSR/Rl
  • AOW:  “If You Want to Be a Better Learner, Try Drawing”
  • Discuss Chps. 8-11
  • Read Chps. 12-14–finish for HW
Tuesday  
  • SSR/RL
  • Discuss Chps. 12-14
  • Read and discuss chps. 15-17
Wednesday  
  • SSR/RL
  • Discuss and review last night’s reading–Chp. 15-17
  • Characterization Practice
  • HW:  SWTWC Chp. 18
Thursday  
  • SSR/RL
  • Discuss and review last night’s reading–Chp. 18
  • Read Chps. 19-20 together
Friday  
  • SSR
  • Discuss Chp. 19-20
  • HW:  Chp. 21-22

 

 

Reading
Monday
  • SSR/RL/RC
  • AOW:  “If You Want to Be a Better Learner, Try Drawing”
  • TEKS Focus 6A (Plot):  “The Day I Caught WIllie Cooper”–Quiz
Tuesday
    • SSR/RL/RC
    • Tangerine:  second half of “Thursday, November 23, Thanksgiving”–”Friday, November 24”
Wednesday
    • SSR/RL/RC
  • Tangerine:  “Monday, November 27”-”Tuesday, November 28”
Thursday
    • SSR/RL/RC
    • Tangerine:  “Wednesday, November 29”-”Friday, December 1”
Friday
    • SSR/RL/RC
    • Tangerine:  “Saturday, December 2”-”Sunday, December 3”
    • Turn in AOW

 

Lesson Plans for August 20-24

August19

 

Reading
Monday
  • Set up interactive notebooks
Tuesday
  • Universal Screener
Wednesday
  • Library
  • SSR and introduce reading log
Thursday
  • SSR/Reading Log
  • Introduce class novel, Tangerine
  • Begin Hyperdoc work over novel
Friday
  • SSR/Reading log
  • Finish Hyperdoc work from Thursday

 

Advanced
Monday
  • Set up interactive notebooks
Tuesday
  • Universal Screener
  • Introduce The Book Thief choice board–due August 31
Wednesday
  • Library
  • SSR and introduce reading log
Thursday
  • SSR/Reading log
  • Work on Choice Board
  • Watch The Book Thief
Friday
  • SSR/Reading log
  • Work on Choice Board
  • Watch The Book Thief

Lesson Plans for August 16-17

August15

 

Thursday
  • Back to School Activities
    • Entry/Exit
    • Abbreviated Syllabus
    • Basic Rules
    • Supplies
    • One-Pagers
Friday
  • Join Google Classroom
  • Finish one-pagers
  • Begin setting up interactive notebook

Grade Posting Policy

August19

Please be aware that the posting of your child(s) grades will vary according to the subject area ranging from three (3) days to two (2) weeks determined by the complexity of the assignments. Minor assignments:  1-3 days; Major assignments:  3-5 days; Major writing assignments, major projects:   10 days.  Please check your child’s teacher website for additional information.

Welcome to the wonderful world of 8th grade ELA!

August22


Skip to toolbar