• The Outsiders

    Unit 1

    RL.8.1

    I can define textual evidence that supports a claim.

    RL.8.2

    I can define the theme/main idea and provide an objective summary. 

    RL.8.3

    I can analyze how characters develop throughout a text.

    RL.8.4

    I can determine the meaning of unknown words using context clues.

    I can determine how words/phrases used by an author impacts tone.

    RL.8.6

    I can identify various points of view. I can point out how different points of view affect the story.

    W.8.2

    I can develop the topic with well developed relevant content.

  • 10/21-10/25 Agenda

    Posted by Shannon Heckman on 10/21/2019

    Wrapping up The Outsiders

    -Character Biography Project is due Thursday, October 24. 

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  • 10/14-10/18 Agenda

    Posted by Shannon Heckman on 10/15/2019

    Narrative Papers due Tuesday, 10/15/19

    Finish reading The Outsiders

    -Vocabulary Strategies

    -Journaling

    -Character Biography Project - Due Thursday 10/24/19 

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  • 9/30 - 10/4

    Posted by Shannon Heckman on 9/30/2019

    Read Aloud - Outsiders

    -Developing a plot

    Writing - Narrative

    -Revising Wednesday and Thursday

    -Editing Friday

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  • 9/23-9/27 Agenda

    Posted by Shannon Heckman on 9/23/2019

    Journaling and Quick Writes

    The Outsiders: Vocabulary Strategies, Plot Diagram, Chapter Analysis

    Writing: Begin writing a narrative paper and understanding the writing process. 

     

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  • 9/17/19 Agenda

    Posted by Shannon Heckman on 9/17/2019

    Outsiders - continues...

    Journal Entry

    We will read chapter 4, and begin developing a plot diagram.

    HW: Read 20 minutes! 

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  • 9/13/19 Agenda

    Posted by Shannon Heckman on 9/13/2019

    Warm-up

    Finish "Eleven" and turn in. 

    IDR

     

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  • 9/11/19 Agenda

    Posted by Shannon Heckman on 9/11/2019

    Independent Reading

    Annotation: Eleven

    Read Aloud - Outsiders

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  • 9/10/19 Agenda

    Posted by Shannon Heckman on 9/10/2019

    Agenda

    We will be going to the LMC for FastBridge 

    Read Aloud - Outsiders 

    Continue Annotation of Eleven. 

    HW: Read for 20 minutes! 

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  • 9/9/19 Agenda

    Posted by Shannon Heckman on 9/9/2019 7:40:00 AM

    IDR

    Close Reading and Annotation - 3 reads of a text

    - What is the purpose of close reading and annotation? 

    -Begin reading and excerpt from Eleven

    How can we use these strategies while reading The Outsiders

     

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  • 9/5/19 Agenda

    Posted by Shannon Heckman on 9/5/2019

    The Outsiders - Character Traits - Due 9/6/19

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