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Grissom Middle School

35701 Ryan Road, Sterling Heights MI  48310   Phone 586.825.2560   Attendance  586.698.4543

Mr. Wilson

DWilson@wcskids.net

Class MottoBecoming Lifelong Readers by Working Smarter, Not Harder.

Class Slogan2,500 in 2014!

Lesson Plans are subject to changes.

Writing w/Power Textbook: www.ilanguagearts.com/miwarren

User name:GrissomELA8

Password: mrwilson

DAILY ACADEMIC VOCABULARY EXPLORATION(D.A.V.E.) WEBSITE:

http://Grissomdave.weebly.com /no password required

 

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English Language Arts/Grade 8(ELA/8)

Week of 9/2/13 thru 9/6/13

Monday: Labor Day/No School

Tuesday:

Welcome Back

Hand-out Book Lists

Hand-out/Review School Supply List

Wednesday:

Silent Independent Reading(SIR)

Hand-out/Review Class Syllabus

Review Student Code of Conduct

Thursday:

SIR

Group Seating Activity

Writing: Do You have the Sense of a Goose?

Friday:

SIR

Finish Writing: Do You have the Sense of a Goose?

Group Seating Activity

Create 40 Book Beginning Illustration

 

 

English Language Arts(ELA/8)

Week of Monday 9/09/13 through 9/13/13

Monday 9/09:

First late Start Dayclasses start at 9:30 am

SIR

Writing: What is the Connection Between Literacy and Athletics?

Read Aloud: The Hard Facts Fans and Aspiring Athletes Sometimes Overlook

Tuesday 9/10:

SIR

DRP Reading Test

Wednesday 9/11:

SIR

Finish DRP Reading Test

Discuss /Notes on Genres

Genre Matching Assignment

Homework: Finish All Work

Thursday 9/12:

SIR

Skill Builder: Coming to Consensus

Review Genre Types for Friday 9/13 Quiz

Homework: Study for Genre Quiz

Friday 9/13:

SIR

Finish Skill Builder: Coming to Consensus

Genre Quiz

Hand-out/Review 40 Book Challenge Materials

 

English Language Arts(ELA/8)

Week of Monday 9/16/13 through 9/20/13

Monday 9/16:

SIR

Monday 9/16: cont

Common Core Vocab Week 1:Define /Use in Quality Sentence

Homework: Cont to Study Week I Common Core Vocab

Tuesday 9/17:

SIR

Begin Iowa Testing cont: Reading Day 1

Grammar Conventions: Eight Parts of Speech

Homework: Finish Grammar

Wednesday 9/18:

SIR

Iowa Testing: Reading Day 1 cont/Begin Reading Day 2

Writing: Paragraph Essay Plan Sheet/Writing Prompts

Thursday 9/17:

SIR

Iowa Testing: Reading Day 2 cont

Reading Comprehension: What Abilities are Needed to Become a Musician/Athlete

Essay Plan Sheet Due/Reading Comprehension

Friday 9/17:

SIR

Iowa Testing: Vocab/Spelling/Conventions/Punctuation

 

English Language Arts(ELA/8)

Week of Monday 9/23/13 through 9/27/13

Monday 9/23/13:

        Late Start Day: School Starts @ 9:30 am

        Iowa Testing cont

        Common Core Vocab Week One Quiz

        Assign Common Core Vocab Week 2-(15 words) Assess, Comprehend, Connotation, Context, Differing, Indicate, Integrate,Irony,Mediums, Omission, Propel, Quantitatively, Salient, Signal, Suifficient

        SIR

Tuesday 9/24/13:

SIR

   Iowa Testing, cont

 

Reading Comprehension: Non-fiction

Homework: Finish Reading Comprehension

Iowa Testing cont

Wednesday 9/25/13:

SIR

   Iowa Testing cont

 

Thursday 9/25/13:

SIR

   Iowa Testing cont

Friday 9/25/13:

SIR