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1 1 st Weeks 8th Grade ELAR Pacing Guide Updated 8/17/2017 Week Process Skills Content SE s 3 Fiction Figure 1A (purpose), Figure 1B (questioning), and Figure 1C (monitor & adjust Comprehension: Figure 1D (inference), Figure 1E synthesize), and Figure 1F Genre: 6A (plot development), 6B (characterization), 6C (POV) Figurative Language: 8A Myths: 3B Process: 14A-14E Write an imaginative story: 15Ai-Av Types of sentences: 1B 1C 6 Drama Figure 1A (purpose), Figure 1B (questioning), and Figure 1C (monitor & adjust Comprehension: Figure 1D (inference), Figure 1E synthesize), and Figure 1F Genre: 5A (protagonist, antagonist through dialogue and staging) Figurative language: 8A Myths: 3B Process: 14A-14E Types of sentences: 1B 1C Figure 1A (purpose), Figure 1B (questioning), and Figure 1C (monitor & adjust Comprehension: Figure 1D (inference), Figure 1E synthesize), and Figure 1F Genre: 4A (purpose and poetic forms) Figurative language: 8A Process: 1A-14E Write a poem: 15Bi, Bii, Biii Types of sentences: 1B 1C

2 Prentice Hall Literature: Language and Literacy, Gradde 8 The 11:5 Thank You, Ma am Raymond s Run The Finish of Patsy The Ninny An Hour with Abuelo The Tell-Tale Heart Teaching Literary Elements with Short Stories CommonLit The Scholarship Jacket Polly Sits Tight The Devil Measuring Up Sylvia Tree Dancer The Day I Caught Willie Cooper 3 Fiction Scope Magazine Into the Storm The Quinceanera Game Over Fast-R Passages Other (search online) Forgotten Faces Stargirl Island of the Blue Dolphins The Lottery by Shirley Jackson The Sniper by Liam O Falherty The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Connell La Llorona Snow by Julia Alvarez Cuentos Tales from Hispanic Southwest Hispanic Female and Young: An Anthology Grimm s Fairy Tales (Cinderella) All Summer in a Day by Ray Bradbury How Many Stars in My Crown by Rosemary Wells La Bamba by Gary Soto Secret for Two by Quentin Reynolds

3 Prentice Hall Literature: Language and Literacy, Grade 8 Commonlit.org Single Selections: The Governess (pg. 817) from Anne Frank & Me (pg. 80) Trifles Activities: Online resources available on interactive digital path, teacher edition, student edition, and other resources and downloads; account required (teachers need to register and set-up their classes and add book to account) Series of questions follows each of the selections a recommendation is to select those that are text dependent questions 6 Drama Scope Magazine The Necklace The Tell Tale Heart The Golden Curse When Girls Ruled Baseball Hercules the Mighty The Book thief The Prince and the Pauper The Salem Witch Trials Narrative of Frederick Douglas Robin Hood Anne Frank The Giver Novio Boy Assessment: SISD Checkpoints Assessments per selection are also available via Prentice Hall resources; (recommendation, students need to be given cold reads when they are assessed so teachers may save one of the selections as an assessment) Measuring Up From I Remember Mama Sixth Amendment Lesson

4 Prentice Hall Literature: Language and Literacy, Grade 8 Single Selections: Directly connected to poetry tested SE: Collection 5 (forms of poems) Old Man pg. 718 Runagate Runagate pg. 720 Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind pg. 723 Collection 3 (figurative language) Concrete Mixers (pg. 675) Harlem Night Song (pg. 677) The City is so Big (pg. 678) Collection 4 (figurative language) Little Exercise (pg. 683) Ode t o Enchanted Light (pg. 685) The Sky is Low, the Clouds Are Mean (pg. 686) Collection 1 (sound devices) Cat (pg. 650) Silver (pg. 657) Your World (pg. 658) Activities: Online resources available on interactive digital path, teacher edition, student edition, and other resources and downloads; account required (teachers need to register and set-up their classes and add book to account) Series of questions follows each of the selections a recommendation is to select those that are text dependent questions Assessment: SISD Checkpoints Assessments per selection are also available via Prentice Hall resources; (recommendation, students need to be given cold reads when they are assessed so teachers may save one of the selections as an assessment)

5 MP1 8 th Grade ELAR Pacing Guide Week Source Recommended Selections, Activities, and Assessments Google Search (Paired) All.com Tupac Shakur Commonlit.com Song The Old Backpack Sir Robin of the Hood Paired A Night of Remorse by Teresa Hildreich Somebody should have taught him Retold by Jane Watkins And Tomorrow The Rose that Grew from Concrete When Your Hero Falls Mother to Son by Langston Hughes Fifth Grade Autobiography by Rita Dove An Obstacle by Charlotte Perkins Gilman Heart to Heart by Rita Dove Nature by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Travel by Robert Louis Stevenson There will come Soft Rains by Sara Teasdale

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