Q3W8, 03/15/2021, Innovative Adv ELA

TeacherGinger Barnhart
Subject AreaELA
Grade Level8
Week #03/15/2021
Unit of InstructionEnd of Quarter Stuff :)
Standard(s) Taught
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria
Classroom Activities

Monday-Tuesday: Horror Story Take 1
In our Google Classroom, find the Horror assignment. Using a new Doc, write a story that creates suspense for the reader (min 500 words). Include all the parts of a narrative.

Wednesday-Thursday: Late/Missing Work

Bonus Points Available:
Watch one of the following movies and write a star-rating review (This will be run through plagiarism software… so don’t cheat!)

Harriet (HBOmax)
Just Mercy (Amazon Prime)
13th (Netflix) *MA for language
Selma (Amazon Prime)

How to Write a Movie Review
Watch the entire film. It’s important to watch the whole movie before writing your review, so you have the necessary information to write a thorough, thoughtful piece. …
Start with a hook. …
Include a general summary. …
Establish your opinion. …
Evaluate the film. …
Wrap it up.

Assignments Due

Horror Story Pre-Test (Google Classroom)

Star Rating Review Extra Credit (Students missing work are not eligible)

Additional Resources