8th Grade ELA PAGE
 Friday 4/3
* Please go to teams for your assignment. You must answer the question on teams. I want to make certain everyone is checking daily
Thursday 4/2
* "from BLOODY TIMES: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Manhunt for Jefferson Davis" in Collections. Complete Context clues pg.197 and Language Conventions pg. 198

Wednesday 4/1
* "from BLOODY TIMES: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Manhunt for Jefferson Davis" in collections. Answer 3,4,5 in Analyzing the Text and Critical Vocabulary 1-5. Complete online


Tuesday 3/31
* Second Reading ""from BLOODY TIMES: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Manhunt for Jefferson Davis" in collections.  Read Analyze Structure: Comparison and Contrast on pg. 195 Complete Level up Tutorial (Key resources to get there) before answering questions Answer Analyzing the Text Questions 1,2, Make sure your answers are  thorough


Monday 3/30
* First reading ""from BLOODY TIMES: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Manhunt for Jefferson Davis" in collections.  All you need to do today is make sure you listen and read this story.



Friday 3/27
* Today will be catch up day. No new assignments will be given. You can make up any work you have missed the last two weeks since we have been on remote learning
* Please go to teams and respond to my message

Thursday
3/26
* Study for Vocabulary test tomorrow Sadlier 9
* Resources on Screen ( Read Author Biography, View Battle of Shiloh, Battle of Fredericksburg, and Chamberlain Defends)  
* First reading  "A Mystery of Heroism" Listen to reading.
* Second reading "A Mystery of Heroism" Read on your own
* Answer Questions 2,4,7,9,11,13,15,17, and 19 on line ( You have today and tomorrow to complete this assignment

Wednesday 3/25
* Sadlier Vocab unit 9 (Literary Text
* Drummer Boy of Shiloh: Complete Vocab Strategy pg. 175
* Go to the website here concerning indicative mood https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=YVWjlGxy9is
* Complete Language Conventions: Indicative mood pg. 176
* IXL  E-5 Interpret figure of speech
A number of you are not turning assignments in. The report cards come out next week. Once the report card is issued, work not completed cannot be filed late and grade changed.



Tuesday 3/24
* Sadlier Vocab unit 9 (informational Text)
* Second read "Drummer Boy of Shiloh"
* Read Analyze stories and Determining Meanings of words and phrases pg. 173
* Complete Analyzing the Text online pg. 174
* Complete Critical Vocabulary online pg. 175
*IXL E-4 Identify the source of Allusions
Any questions email me. Work must be completed today.

Monday 3/23
* Sadlier Vocab unit 9 (Completing the sentences) 
* View the Video on pg. 167
* First read Drummer Boy of Shiloh (Audio) pg. 167-172
* Click on highlighted words in blue if you do not know the definition
* After the first read click on the close read pg. 168
* IXL E-3 Interpret the meaning of allusions


Wednesday 3/18
* Read Newsela article assigned and take the quiz
* Watch the Video on Harriet Tubman (Once you go to pg. 151 click on resources and watch the video)
* First Reading: Listen to the reading of Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad pg. 151
* three assignments have been posted for Sadlier vocab unit 9 for Friday (Must be completed by the end of the day Thursday)
* IXL E 3-4 Due end of Day Friday
                  Four of you did not go on collections yesterday!!!!!!!!!!

Unless specified the work placed here is to be done that day and submitted.  It is considered late if done the next day

Thursday 3/19.
* Read Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad Pg. 151
* Complete Analyzing the Text on pg. 164 on line.  Do not forget to cite text evidence.  I will be able to check your responses for grading. It must be completed today.
* Sadlier vocab assigned on Tuesday must be completed by the end of the day

Friday 3/20 
* Complete Any assignments from previous days of the week
* Read Analyze Text and Analyze Structure on page 163 Collections (Any Questions email me)
* Complete Critical Vocabulary and Vocabulary Strategy pg. 165 Complete on Collections
* Complete Language Conventions pg. 166
Note: All assigned work is to be completed during the day and turned in.  You are normally in class for 80 minutes each day.  The work assigned should take less time to complete.  WE ARE NOT ON VACATION

Monday 3/23  Please go on teams and reply to my message