Make sure you keep up with your reading. You should be finishing up your holocaust book so that you can start working on the Gift-a-Character Book Project which is due on MAY 17th.
Graduation Speeches are due this FRIDAY, May 3rd. Every student must turn in a typed speech for credit in language arts class.
Best of luck to those who hope to audition for Graduation Night!
April 12th: Poetry Recitation
April 16th: Shadow Day
April 25-26: Spring MAP Testing
Friday was the end of 2nd Quarter. We are half-way there, 8th graders!!
Please take time to look at your grades on HomeLogic. Contact me with any questions.
I hope everyone enjoyed break!
I am very exciting to be starting our novel study of Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred Taylor. Be sure to keep up with your journaling throughout the unit!
Don't forget to read your entire novel over break. You will be writing your character essay when we return.
Use post-it notes to identify quotes to support your character's personality traits.
The Benchmark 4 test is tomorrow. Study your review guide tonight!
Your tall tale rough draft is due this Friday. Remember to include dialogue.
You should be reading your novel at home every night to prepare for your book talk. Remember that your script must be memorized!
Lincoln Junior High