LAFS.RI.8.1.1 Cite textual evidence
LAFS.RI.8.1.3 Analyze how a text makes connections.
LAFS.RI.8.2.4 Determine the meanings of words; analyze the impact of word choices.
LAFS.RI.8.2.5 Analyze structure.
LAFS.RI.8.2.6 Determine author’s point of view or purpose.
LAFS.8.SL.2.4 Present claims and findings, emphasizing salient points in a focused, coherent
manner with relevant evidence, sound valid reasoning, and well-chosen
details; use appropriate eye contact, adequate volume, and clear
Bellringers, free-writes, Think-Pair-Share
Begin reading, “The Drummer Boy of Shiloh” by Ray Bradbury (Collections Textbook)
Literature Circles Week 4 discussion (make-up from Friday)
DEAR time – students will read the weekly pages in their literature circle books
Literary Analysis (Performance Assessment workbooks)
Read and annotate “Civil War Journal” (Close Reader workbooks)
Literature Circles Weeks 4 discussion