October 17th

8th Grade: 

Due: Tuesday, October 31st

Create a brand new holiday with its own traditions, rituals, foods and activities

Please be sure to use 12 point font, double spaced and it must be 3 pages.  If you write 5 solid paragraphs, you will have 3 pages easily!  One page is ~250 words so in reality, you are only writing a 750 word essay. 

Due Thursday: Chapters 9 and 10 in A Single Bead need to be read.

Due Monday: Lesson 5 workbook pages and spelling/vocab test will be given

Due Monday: 15 character trait activity

7th Grade:

Due: Tuesday, October 31st

Eleanor Roosevelt once said, “You must do the thing you think you cannot do.”  Write a narrative about a time when you did something you thought you could not do.  Be sure to include specific details so that a reader can follow your story.

Please be sure to use 12 point font, double spaced and it must be 2 pages.  If you write a solid 5 paragraphs, you will have more than that!  One page is ~250 words so in reality, you are only writing a 500 word essay.

Use the following link to finish your interactive notebook notes if you didn’t finish copying them down in class.

http://crafting-connections.blogspot.com/2014/12/anchors-away-monday-122214-types-of.html

6th Grade: Please read through chapter 6 in The Red Kayak