INDEPENDENT READING Students can do magazines and newspapers as well as books!
Class Information (Week of February 26th):
This week we are beginning our 4th unit Argumentative paragraph and essay writing. This unit will be looking at informational writing, and will help reinforce writing in Science and USH classes. This unit will not have as much homework nightly. In addition, students have a 2nd Reading Response due by March 8th.
Monday, February 26th-In class, students will have last day of research for their 5 paragraph topic. Homework: Finish all research for 5 paragraph topic.
Tuesday, February 27th-- NO CLASS, 8th grade students on Field Trip about Careers. Homework: Finish research for rough draft of essay tomorrow.
Wednesday, February 28th- In class, write rough draft of 5 paragraph Argumentative essay, and self-edit. Homework: Finish rough draft if not done, due THURSDAY.
Thursday, March 1st-- In class, begin typing of 5 paragraph Argumentative essay IF rough draft is done, and self-edit. Homework: If behind on Argumentative Essay come to SSC tonight.
Friday, March 2nd-- In class, peer edit final draft of Argumentative essay and print. Homework: If not done, plan on SSC Monday or Tuesday of next week.