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Liberty
Junior High School
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Mr. Bollini
8th Grade Language Arts - Liberty Jr. High
dbollini@nlsd122.org

Please find the schedule for the upcoming school days located here. As always, these plans are considered "tentative" as they can change due to the different demands of the individual classes. 

TRIMESTER 1

Week 1: August 21-25

AUG 21

  • Introduction to LA
  • Begin Class Initiation Activities
    • HOMEWORK:
      • Bring in Supplies for Binder by Wednesday

AUG 22

  • Daily Language Review (abbreviated as DLR)
  • Finish Classroom Initiation Activities
  • Pass Out Green Literature Book
    • HOMEWORK:
      • Bring in Supplies for Binder tomorrow

AUG 23

  • Literature Terms Pretest & Grade
  • Grammar Pretest
  • Assemble Binders

AUG 24

  • DLR
  • Begin Poetry Unit
  • Poetry Packet - Go Over
  • Ink Think & Discuss w/ PPT
  • Willow & Gingko Poem w/ WS

AUG 25

  • DLR
  • Finish Willow & Gingko
  • Ink Think #2
  • Figurative Language Notes
  • Red Wheelbarrow Poem & Interpretation Chart

 

Week 2: Augst 28 - September 1

AUG 28

  • DLR
  • Cont. Figurative Language Notes
  • Mother & Son Poem w/ Partner
  • Begin Song Lyrics w/ a Partner

 

AUG 29

  • DLR
  • Anne Sexton's "Young" Poem (Mood)
  • Label Frost Poem
  • Continue Song Lyrics

 

AUG 30

  • DLR
  • Simile Metaphor WS
  • Label "On the Grasshopper & the Cricket"
  • Continue Song Lyrics

 

AUG 31

  • DLR
  • Simile, Metaphor, & Personification WS
  • Continue Songs Are Poetry Project
    • Homework:  
      • Finish gathering the information for the project if not complete by the end of class
      • Bring Headphones/MP3 Player for use in class during project work time

 

SEP 1

  • DLR
  • Begin work on presentation for Songs Are Poetry Project
    • Homework:
      • Finish Data Collection
Week 3: September 4-8

SEP 4 – NO SCHOOL – LABOR DAY

 

SEP 5

  • DLR
  • Begin AIMSweb Reading Test
  • Begin Presentations work for Song Are Poetry Project
    • Homework:
      • Finish Presentation for Songs Are Poetry Project for Thursday

 

SEP 6

  • Continue AIMS Reading
  • Finish Songs Are Poetry Presentations
  • Homework:
      • Finish Songs are Poetry presentation due Thursday

 

SEP 7

  • DLR
  • POETRY PROJECT DUE TODAY!!
  • Read & Discuss Annabel Lee in Packet w/ WS
    • Homework:
      • Finish Annabel Lee Poem WS

SEP 8

 

Week 4: September 11-15

SEP 11

  • Poetry Unit Test
  • AIMS Fluency Testing
    • Homework
      • None

SEP 12

  • DLR
  • Go over Poetry Unit Tests
  • Begin Poetry Writing
  • Mining Your Heart WS
    • Homework
      • Finish Mining Your Heart WS

SEP 13

  • DLR
  • Check in Mining your Heart Worksheet
  • Begin Ideas WS
  • Start Rough Draft of Poem
    • Homework:
      • Finish Ideas WS

SEP 14

  • DLR
  • Check in Ideas Worksheet
  • Continue Writing Rough Draft of Poem
    • Homework
      • Rough Draft Due Friday

SEP 15 - 1/2 Day Teacher's Institute

  • Check in Rough Draft of Poem
  • Self Edit & Revision Work Time 
Week 5: September 18-22

September 18

  • DLR
  • Peer Edit Rough Draft
  • Begin Final Draft
  • Begin Short Stories Unit
  • Begin Literature Terms Notes
    • Homework:
      • Finish Final Draft for Tuesday

September 19

  • DLR
  • Check in Final Draft of Poem
  • Type Final Draft
  • Continue Literature Terms Notes
    • Homework:
      • Final Draft (Typed) needed for tomorrow

September 20

  • Label Final Draft of Poem & Submit
  • Finish Literature Terms Notes

September 21

  • DLR
  • Collect & Share Final Draft of Poems
  • Begin Reading "Charles" in Green Lit. Book w/ Plot Chart

September 22

  • Discuss "Charles" Plot Chart
  • Begin "Ransom of Red Chief" w/ Irony WS
  • Begin Short Story Vocabulary Comic
Week 6: September 25-29

Sept 25

  • DLR
  • Lit Term Review (Pro/Ant/POV/Irony/Characterization)
  • Read "Raymond's Run" from Packet
  • Characterization WS
  • Continue Vocabulary Comic
    • Homework:
      • Finish Characterization WS

Sept 26

  • DLR
  • Characterization WS for "Raymond" Check in
  • Lit Term Review (Mood/Tone/Imagery/POV/Setting)
  • Begin "The Moustache" w/ Plot Chart
  • Continue Vocabulary Comic

Sept 27

  • DLR
  • Finish "The Moustache" w/ Plot Chart
  • Continue Vocabulary Comic

Sept 28

  • DLR
  • Lit Terms Review Game
  • Finish Vocabulary Comic
    • Homework:
      • Vocabulary Comic Due tomorrow
      • Study for Lit Terms Quiz

Sept 29

  • Lit Terms Quiz
  • Begin Constructed Response Essay
Week 7: October 2-6

Oct 2

  • DLR
  • Go Over Quiz
  • Finish Constructed Response Essay

Oct 3

  • Type Constructed Response Essay in Google Classroom (first 30 Minutes)
  • Begin "The Outsiders" Unit
  • 1960s Presentation

Oct 4

  • DLR
  • "The Outsiders" Decade Comparison Nearpod Activity
  • Begin Reading Ch. 1 & 2 w/ Reading Log
    • Homework: 
      • Finish Ch. 1 & 2 w/ Reading Log

Oct 5

  • DLR
  • "The Outsiders" Reading Quiz Ch 1 & 2 w/ Discussion
  • Begin Reading Ch. 3 & 4 w/ Reading Log
    • Homework: 
      • Finish Ch. 3 & 4 w/ Reading Log

Oct 6

  • "The Outsiders" Reading Quiz Ch 3 & 4 w/ Discussion
  • Begin Reading Ch. 5 & 6 w/ Reading Log
    • Homework: 
      • Finish Ch. 5 & 6 w/ Reading Log
Week 8: October 9-13

OCT 9 - NO SCHOOL -- COLUMBUS DAY

Oct 10

  • DLR
  • "The Outsiders" Reading Quiz Ch 5 & 6 w/ Discussion
  • Begin Reading Ch. 7 & 8 w/ Reading Log
    • Homework: 
      • Finish Ch. 7 & 8 w/ Reading Log

Oct 11

  • DLR
  • "The Outsiders" Reading Quiz Ch 7 & 8 w/ Discussion
  • Begin Reading Ch. 9 & 10 w/ Reading Log
    • Homework: 
      • Finish Ch. 9 & 10 w/ Reading Log

Oct 12

  • DLR
  • "The Outsiders" Reading Quiz Ch 9 & 10 w/ Discussion
  • Begin Reading Ch. 11 & 12 w/ Reading Log
    • Homework: 
      • Finish Ch. 11 & 12 w/ Reading Log

Oct 13

  • "The Outsiders" Reading Quiz Ch 11 & 12 w/ Discussion
  • "The Outsiders" Characterization Drawing
    • Homework: 
      • Study For "The Outsiders" Unit Test on Tuesday
Week 9: October 16-20

October 16

  • The Outsiders Characterization Drawing
  • Final Lit Terms Check
  • Characterization Squares
    • Homework:
      • Finish Characterization Squares

October 17

  • Finish The Outsiders Characterization Drawing
  • Begin working on Study Guide for The Outsiders
    • Homework:
      • Characterization Drawing due tomorrow
      • Finish Study Guide
October 18
 
  • Turn in Characterization Drawing
  • Go Over The Outsiders Study Guide
  • The Outsiders Unit Review (Jeopardy Review)
    • Homework:
      • Study for The Outsiders Unit Test
 

October 19

  • The Outsiders Unit Test
  • Begin The Outsiders movie w/ Top Hat Organizer

October 20

  • Continue "The Outsiders" Movie
Week 10: October 23-27

October 23

  • Finish The Outsiders Movie
  • Discuss differences between The Outsiders movie & novel
  • Begin Constructed Response (Page 1 of Organizer)
    • Homework: 
      • Finish Claim, Reason 1, Evidence, Elaboration, and Analysis

October 24

  • Check in Page 1 of Organizer
  • Finish Reason 2, Evidence, Elaboration, Analysis, and Conclusion
  • Type Rough Draft of Constructed Response
    • Homework:
      • Finish Typing Rough Draft

October 25

  • Check in Rough Draft of The Outsiders Constructed Response
  • Share & Peer Edit Rough Drafts
  • Type Final Draft of Constructed Response
    • Homework:
      • Final Draft of Constructed Response due tomorrow
October 26
 
  • DLR
  • Begin Introduction to Grammar Unit
  • Form & Function
  • Sentence Fragments with Run-on Sentences WS

October 27

  • DLR
  • Continue Intro to Grammar Unit
  • Subjects & Predicates
Week 11: October 30 - November 3

October 30 

  • DLR
  • Continue Intro to Grammar Unit
  • Simple, Compound, & Complex Sentences

OCT 31 - HALF DAY - TEACHER'S INSTITUTE

  • Intro to Grammar Quiz

November 1

  • DLR
  • Continue Intro to Grammar Unit
  • Semicolon & Colon Usage

November 2

  • DLR
  • Continue Intro to Grammar Unit
  • Capitalization Notes

November 3

  • Continue Intro to Grammar Unit
  • Punctuating Dialogue & Proofreading WS
Week 12: November 6-10

November 6

  • DLR
  • Continue Intro To Grammar Unit
  • Intro to Grammar Study Guide & Review
    • Homework:
      • Study for Intro to Grammar test for Tuesday

November 7

  • DLR
  • Intro to Grammar Unit Test & Review
  • Begin The Hitchhiker

November 8

  • DLR
  • Return & Go Over Intro to Grammar Unit Test
  • Finish "The Hitchhiker" & Begin Movie Poster Project

November 9 (PSAT Test Day)

  • Continue Work on The Hitchhiker Movie Poster Project

November 10 (Veteran's Day Assembly) (Last day of 1st Trimester)

  • Finish The Hitchhiker Movie Poster Project
  • Watch The Hitchhiker Twilight Zone episode

TRIMESTER 2

Week 13: November 13-17

November 13

  • DLR
  • Begin Folkore Unit
  • Ink Think: What makes something Beautiful? Is Beauty truly in the Eye of the Beholder?
  • Read "Owl" in Green Lit Book w/ Questions at the end (697)

November 14

  • Ink Think: Would you want to live forever?
  • Read "It's Better to Die Forever"
  • Read "Aunty Misery"
  • Do WS from Packet & check

November 15

  • Ink Think: Have you ever tricked anyone into giving you what you want? Have you ever been the victim of a trick?
  • Read "Raven and the Coming of the Daylight"
  • Read "The Five Eggs"
  • Read "The Souls in Purgatory"
  • Complete WS #2

November 16

  • Urban Legends
  • Go over "Souls" WS
  • "Emails"
  • Urine in the Pool Urban Legend
  • Complete Urban Legends WS
  • Read "The Girl in the Lavender Dress"

NOV 17 - 1/2 Day -- TEACHER'S INSTITUTE

Week 14: November 27 - December 1

November 27

November 28

  • Folklore Test
  • Begin Introduction to Narratives
  • Handout Packets & Go through notes
  • Sample Stories
  • Senses WS
  • Assign Family Legend
    • Homework:
      • Bring Ideas for Family Legend

November 29

  • Check in Senses WS
  • Begin Narrative Elaboration WS
  • Important Narrative Tips
  • Think Sheet (Every Event needs 1 Narrative Elaboration Strategy)
    • Homework:
      • Think Sheet Due Tomorrow

November 30

  • Check in Think Sheet
  • Elaboration Practice WS w/ Partner
  • Circle/Star Elaborations
  • Opening Sentence
  • How To: Dialogue
    • Homework: 
      • Rough Draft Due Monday

December 1

  • Work on Rough Draft
    • Narrative Elaboration
    • Dialogue
    • Sensory Details
    • Voice
    • Transitions
      • Homework:
        • Finish Rough Draft for Monday
Week 15: December 4-8

December 4

  • Rough Draft Due Today
  • Type Final Draft of Narrative Paper in Computer Lab
    • Homework:
      • Family Legend Due Tomorrow

December 5

  • Turn in Family Legend
  • Begin "Of Mice and Men" Unit
  • Handout Packet
  • About the Author & Migrant Farmers
  • Begin Ch. 1
    • Homework: 
      • Finish Ch. 1 w/ Lit Terms

December 6

  • "Of Mice and Men" Reading Quiz Ch. 1 & Discussion
  • Check in Lit Terms
  • Begin Ch. 2
    • Homework:
      • Finish Ch. 2 w/ Lit Terms

December 7

  • "Of Mice and Men" Reading Quiz Ch. 2 & Discussion
  • Check in Lit Terms
  • Begin Ch. 3
    • Homework:
      • Finish Ch. 3 w/ Lit Terms

December 8

  • "Of Mice and Men" Reading Quiz Ch. 3 & Discussion
  • Check in Lit Terms
  • Begin Ch. 4
    • Homework:
      • Finish Ch. 4 w/ Lit Terms
Week 16: December 11-15

December 11

  • "Of Mice and Men" Reading Quiz Ch. 4 & Discussion
  • Check in Lit Terms
  • Begin Ch. 5
    • Homework:
      • Finish Ch. 5 w/ Lit Terms

December 12

  • "Of Mice and Men" Reading Quiz Ch. 5 & Discussion
  • Check in Lit Terms
  • Begin Ch. 6
    • Homework:
      • Finish Ch. 6 w/ Lit Terms

December 13

  • "Of Mice and Men" Reading Quiz Ch. 6 & Discussion
  • Check in Lit Terms
  • Begin "Of Mice and Men" Characterization Activity

December 14

December 15

  • "Of Mice and Men" Unit Test
  • Begin "Of Mice and Men" Movie
Week 17: December 18-22

December 18

  • Finish "Of Mice and Men" Movie

December 19

  • Strange Goings On Unit
  • Begin Reading "Flowers for Algernon"

December 20

  • Strange Goings On Unit
  • Cont. Reading "Flowers for Algernon"

December 21

  • Strange Goings On Unit
  • Finish Reading "Flowers for Algernon"

 

DEC 22 -- NO SCHOOL - WINTER BREAK BEGINS! MERRY CHRISTMAS!

Week 18: January 8-12

January 8

  • Begin AIMSWeb Testing
  • Reading & Grammar Stations

January 9

  • Continue AIMSWeb Testing
  • Cont. Reading & Grammar Stations

January 10

  • Finish AIMSWeb Testing
  • Finish & Grade Reading & Grammar Stations

January 11

  • Begin Verbs Unit
  • Action Verbs & Direct Objects
  • WS 24
  • Begin Media Literacy Unit
  • Super Slogans & Definitions

January 12

  • Direct & Indirect Objects WS
  • Definitions & Examples of Media
Week 19: January 15-19

JAN 15 - NO SCHOOL - MLK Day

January 16

  • Verbs:  Linking & Helping Verbs
  • Media Literacy
  • Society Views of Topics
    • Beauty
    • Real Men Should
    • Guns
    • Social Media

January 17

  • Verbs:  Linking & Helping Verbs Review (From Red Book)
  • Media Literacy
  • Begin Advertising Techniques
    • Homework:
      • Verb Quiz tomorrow

January 18

  • DO & IO/Linking vs. Action Verb Quiz
  • Media Literacy
  • Finish Advertising Techniques

January 19

  • Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Media Literacy
  • Finish Advertising Methods
  • Begin Frontline Readings
Week 20: January 22-26

January 22

  • Past, Present, & Future Tenses
  • Media Literacy
  • Media Literate Mind 3-2-1 Reading
    • McDonalds Organic Clip

January 23

  • Progressive Verbs w/ WS 30
  • Media Literacy
  • Begin Commercial Products Project

January 24

  • Perfect Tense Verbs
  • Media Literacy
  • Continue Commercial Products Project

January 25

  • Irregular Verbs
  • Media Literacy
  • Finish Commercial Products Project
    • Homework: Present Project tomorrow

January 26

  • Verbs Study Guide & Answers
  • Media Literacy
  • Present Projects
    • Homework:
      • Study for Verbs Test
Week 21: January 29 - February 2

January 29

  • Verbs Test
  • Begin Presentations

January 30

  • Go Over Verbs Test
  • Finish Presentations
  • Begin Wall-E

January 31

  • Correct Verbs Tests
  • Continue Wall-E

February 1

  • Finish Wall-E & Discussion
  • Begin Hunger Games
  • Handout & Go over Packet
  • Anticipatory Guide

February 2

  • Begin Reading The Hunger Games
  • Chapters 1-3 in Class
  • 1-3 Lit Terms Work
  • 1-3 Vocabulary Work
    • Homework:
      • Finish 1-3 w/ Lit Terms
Week 22: February 5-9

February 5

  • The Hunger Games
  • 1-3 Reading Quiz
  • Discussion Questions
  • Read Ch. 4-6 w/ Lit Terms
    • Homework
      • Finish 4-6

February 6

  • The Hunger Games
  • 4-6 Reading Quiz
  • Character Sketches
    • Adjective to Describe the Character & Quote that fits Adjective
  • Read Ch. 7-9 w/ Lit Terms
    • Homework:
      • Finish 7-9

February 7

  • The Hunger Games
  • 7-9 Reading Quiz
  • Begin 10-12
  • Continue Character Sketch
    • Homework:
      • Finish 10-12

February 8

  • The Hunger Games
  • 10-12 Reading Quiz
  • Finish Character Sketch
  • Begin 13-18 -- 2 Day Reading Assignment -- No Quiz tomorrow!!!
  • Discussion Questions

February 9

  • The Hunger Games
  • Continue 13-18 Reading
  • Discussion Questions
  • Finish Sketch
    • Homework:
      • Finish 13-18
Week 23: February 12-16

February 12

  • The Hunger Games
  • 13-18 Reading Quiz
  • Discussion Questions
  • Read Ch. 19-21 w/ Lit Terms
    • Homework
      • Finish 19-21

February 13

  • The Hunger Games
  • 19-21 Reading Quiz
  • Discussion Questions
  • Read Ch. 22-24
    • Homework
      • Finish 22-24

February 14

  • Hunger Games
  • 22-24 Reading Quiz
  • Begin 25-27 w/ Lit Terms
  • Discussion Questions
    • Homework:
      • Finish Novel & Prepare for Quiz

February 15

  • Final Hunger Games Quiz (25-27)
  • Finish Lit Terms for 25-27
  • Finish Packet
    • Homework: Finish Packet for Tuesday

FEB 16 - 1/2 Day -- TEACHER'S INSTITUTE

  • Finish Work on Packet
Week 24: February 19-23

FEB 19 - NO SCHOOL -- PRESIDENT'S DAY

February 20

  • Hunger Games Test Review
  • Bingo Review
  • I have..., Who has?
    • Homework: 
      • Study for Hunger Games Test

February 21

  • Hunger Games Test
  • Collect Packets
  • Hunger Games Essay Response

February 22

  • Go Over Hunger Games Tests
  • Begin Hunger Game Movie

February 23

  • Continue Hunger Games Movie

TRIMESTER 3

Week 25: February 27 - March 3

Feb 27

  • Hunger Games Test
  • Begin Argumentative Essay Unit
  • Begin Notes
  • Claim Sentences 

Feb 28

  • Continue Argumentative Essay
  • Conclusion Paragraph
  • Elaboration Strategies

March 1

  • Finish Argumentative Notes
  • Sample Argumentative Writing (30 Minutes)

March 2

  • Finish Practice Argumentative & Peer Edit
  • Final Draft & Submit 

March 3

  • Practice PARCC work (Full Period)
Week 26: March 6-10

March 6

  • Timed Argumentative Paper in LRC (Full Period) 

March 7

  •  Begin Hunger Games movie w/ Analysis

March 8

  •  Finish Hunger Games movie w/ Analysis

March 9

  • Begin Holocaust Unit
  • The Rise of Nazism & Kristallnacht

March 10

  • Continue Holocaust Unit
  • Concentration Camps
  • Public Sentiment
  • Begin Background information on Anne Frank
Week 27: March 13-17

March 13

  • Continue Holocaust Unit
  • Finish Anne Frank Background info
  • Begin "The Diary of Anne Frank"

March 14

  • Continue Holocaust Unit
  • Continue "The Diary of Anne Frank" 

March 15

  • Continue Holocaust Unit
  • Finish "The Diary of Anne Frank" Act 1

March 16

  • Continue Holocaust Unit
  • Begin Act 2 
  • Character Changes WS in Packet 

March 17

  • Continue Holocaust Unit
  • Finish "The Diary of Anne Frank" Act 2
  • Finish Packet
  • Test Review
    • Homework:
    • Study for Test on Monday
Week 28: March 20-24

March 20

  • Anne Frank Test
  • Begin Verbals Unit
  • Sentence Type Review w/ Subordinating Conjunctions 

March 21

  • Verbals Unit
  • Adverb Clauses notes
  • WS 104 

March 22

  • Verbals Unit
  • Adjective Clauses
  • Essential & Non-essential Clause
  • WS 111 & 117 

March 23

  • Verbals Unit
  • Noun Clauses
  • Review for Clauses Test
    • Homework:
      • Study for Clauses test

March 24

  • Verbals Unit
  • Clauses Test
  • Watch Act 1 of "Anne Frank"
Week 29: April 3-7

April 3

  • Continue Verbals Unit
  • Clauses & Prepositional Phrases Review

APRIL 4 - NO SCHOOL -- TEACHER'S INSTITUTE

 

April 5  -- PARCC Day 1

  • Verbals Unit
  • Adverb Clauses Notes

April 6 -- PARCC Day 2

  • Verbals Unit
  • Adjective Clauses Notes

April 7 -- PARCC Day 3

  • Verbals Unit
  • Noun Clauses Notes
Week 30: April 10-14

April 10 -- PARCC Day 4

  • Verbals
  • Participles Notes

April 11 -- PARCC Day 5

  • Verbals
  • Begin Gerunds & Infinitives


April 12 -- PARCC Day 6

  • Verbals
  • Finish Gerunds and Infinitives
  • Begin Review for Verbals Test w/ Study Guide
    • Homework:
    • Study for Verbals Test (Thursday) Answer to Study Guide on Website

April 13

  • Verbals
  • Verbals Kahoot!
  • Verbals Test
  • Introduce Hero's Journey Project

APRIL 14 - NO SCHOOL -- GOOD FRIDAY

Week 31: April 17-21

APRIL 17 - NO SCHOOL -- EASTER HOLIDAY

 

April 18

  • Hero's Journey
  • Continue Notes, Theories, & Beliefs

April 19

  • Hero's Journey 
  • Finish Notes, Theories, & Beliefs 
  • Due Dates

April 20

  • Grammar Final
  • Choose Group/Topic & Begin Work time
  • Aaron Elster Presentation during Block 13 (You will need to come ready for group project immediately)

April 21

  • Grammar Project Work Time
Week 32: April 24-28

April 24

  • Grammar Project Work Time
  • Project Due @ the end of class

April 25

  • HJ: Begin HJ Movie

April 26

  • HJ: Finish HJ Movie & Discussion WS

April 27

  • HJ: Threshold Think Sheet & Rough Draft
  • Threshold Paper Due Tomorrow

April 28

  • Grammar Final: Commas
  • HJ: Threshold Due 
  • Begin Guide Think sheet
Week 33: May 1-5

May 1

  • HJ: Guide RD
  • Grammar Final: Conjunctions & Sentence Structure

May 2

  • HJ:  Guide Due
  • Begin Abyss Think Sheet
  • Grammar Final:  Adjectives & Adverbs

May 3

  • HJ: Abyss RD
  • Grammar Final:  Regular & Progressive Verbs 

May 4

  • HJ: Abyss Due 
  • Begin Talisman Think Sheet
  • Grammar Final:  Perfect Tense Verbs 

MAY 5 - HALF DAY -- TEACHER'S INSTITUTE

  • Work Day
Week 34: May 8-12

May 8

  • HJ: Talisman RD
  • Grammar Final: Adverb Clauses

May 9

  • HJ:  Talisman Due
  • Work on Student Letter to Parents
  • Grammar Final:  Adjective Clauses

May 10

  • HJ: Boon Think Sheet
  • Grammar Final: Noun Clauses

May 11

  • HJ: Student Letter Due
  • Work on Boon RD
  • Grammar Final: Infinitives

May 12

  • HJ: Boon Due
  • Grammar Final:  Participles & Gerunds
Week 35: May 15-19

May 15

  • HJ: Artifacts Dude
  • Final Grammar Review

May 16

  • Grammar Final Exam
  • Parent Letter Due
  • HJ Work Day 

May 17

  • HJ: Favorites, Table of Contents, Cover Page DUE
  • Continue Work Day 

May 18

  • HJ:  Read "Hero's Return"
  • Work Day 

May 19

  • HJ Final Due & Begin Presentations
Week 36: May 22-26

May 22

  • HJ Presentations

May 23

  • HJ Presentations

May 24

  • End of the Year Wrap Up Activities

May 25

  • 8th Grade Six Flags Trip 

May 26

  • Graduation Practice
Week 37: May 29 - June 2

MAY 29 - NO SCHOOL -- MEMORIAL DAY

MAY 30 - NO SCHOOL -- RECORDS DAY

MAY 31

JUNE 1

JUNE 2 - LAST DAY OF SCHOOL (No Snow Days Used)