Every year, we start out with the Idea trait of the six traits of writing. In addition to the first trait, we also focus on grammar and editing. Peer editing is a major component of our class and it is important to learn it early in the year.
Tuesday, September 1st- We learned about subject verb agreement
Wednesday, September 2nd- Subject verb agreement review. Subject verb agreement quiz.
Homework- None. Spelling Tic-tac-toe are due on friday.
Thursday, September 3rd- Reviewed subject verb agreement.
Homework- Tic-tac-toe blocks due friday. Study for vocab quiz.
Friday, September 4th- Vocab Quiz
Homework- Get progress reports signed by next friday
*****There is a gap from September the 4th until Monday the 14th because the other site stopped functioning and Educatorpages did not return my e-mail to fix my account. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Monday, September 14th- We did pages 232,235,238,241,244, and 245. We did all part A and followed the directions in the book to complete our work.
Homework- Study all 25 vocabulary words for the big quiz on Friday ( we will receive our 5 newest words tomorrow, we did not receive them today because so many 8th graders were gone for sports).