Essential Questions

Week 4: 8/27 - 8/31

Essential Question
Why is it important to include things like statistics, analogies, personal examples, etc. in your writing?

Assignments
1A
- Bellwork: Journaling
- 6 Minute Solutions
- Paragraph of the Week
- Main Idea/Supporting Details
- Adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing integer practice

2nd
- Bellwork: Q1:3
- 6 Minute Solutions
- Paragraph of the Week
- Paragraph writing notes and practice
- The Baker Heater League

Week 3: 8/20 - 8/24

Essential Question
Why is it important to use "toppings" when writing a paragraph?

Assignments
1A
- Bellwork: Journaling
- 6 Minute Solutions
- Paragraph of the Week
- Main Idea/Supporting Details
- Integer notes and practice

2nd
- Bellwork: Q1:2
- 6 Minute Solutions
- ELA Benchmark
- Writing a yummy paragraph

Week 2: 8/13 - 8/17

Essential Question
Why do we collect data?

Assignments:
1A
- Bellwork: Journaling
- Finish foldable/glue in
- Start Welcome Essay
- Reading comprehension assessment
- Reading fluency assessment
- Math baseline assessment
- Writing a yummy paragraph

2nd
- Bellwork: Q1:1
- Welcome Essay
- Reading comprehension assessment
- Reading fluency assessment
- Math baseline assessment

Week 1: 8/6 - 8/10

Essential Question:
Why is it important to have procedures in the classroom?

Assignments:
- Back to School surveys
- Welcome to 8th Grade PowerPoint
- Syllabus Scavenger Hunt
- Classroom procedures foldable

Homework:
1. Get syllabus signed by parents/guardians
2. Get Student Contact Info. sheet filled out by parents/guardians