Q3W8 Fundamentals 8th Grade (2/22 – 2/25)

TeacherSheri Potter
Subject AreaFundamentals of Agriscience
Grade Level8th grade
Week #Q3W8
Unit of InstructionCreative Writing
Standard(s) Taught

12.03 Prepare written and/or oral materials using correct English grammar.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

This week students will work on an essay based on the topic below. This assignment will be due by the beginning of class on Friday and can be emailed to me at Potters@ivyhawnschool.org

Classroom Activities


Tuesday 2/22: If you could own any animal, what would you own and why?

Wednesday 2/23: Tell me about a type of animal that you would never want to own and why?

Friday 2/25: “Ideas are like rabbits, you get a couple and learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen.” – John Steinbeck What do you think Mr. Steinbeck meant by this quote.

Assignments Due


This week we will be writing an essay about “What you plan to accomplish while you are in FFA.” The requirements are as follows:

* Cover Page should have: Title
Member Name
Chapter Name
Personal email address
Advisor’s Signature ( REQUIRED)
*Essay—minimum of 500 words
* Number each page

***Any additional time this week will be spent out at the garden.***

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