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ELA 8 Spring 18a

1. Marigolds

2. When Do Kids Become Adults

3. Multimedia CampaignFlag: heart
P. 273

1. You will be addressing the question of, "When do kids become adults?"

2. Identify your stance. Gather support.

3. Develop your argument as an outline, mindmap, or other form of graphic
organizer.

4. Create your product in your chosen media.

5. Present your campaign to the class.

4. Articles
Textbook pp 247-257

5. PSAFlag: heart
Create PSA in pairs or groups of 3 maximum.

This section includes an individual quiz on sections Analyze the Media and
Analyze Ideas in the Media, pp. 263-268

6. The Whistle
In the Close Reader

7. Final examFlag: heart

8. Homework and Participation
Students will turn in two self-evaluations per grading period. The teacher will provide the forms for these evaluations. Students will be given a few minutes in
class at least once a week to complete these evaluations, but they only need to be turned in twice a term.

The final homework and participation score will be the average of the student's self-evaluation and the teacher's evaluation, with notes from the teacher i there is a significant discrepancy.

9. Newsletter

ELA 8 Spring 18a Marigolds Pre-reading activity As you read Identify 2-4 sentences that stand out Identify questions you have Post-reading activity Discussion Analyzing the Text p. 226 Critical Vocabulary p. 227 Quiz When Do Kids Become Adults Pre-reading activity As you read Identify at least 4 persuasive arguments Identify questions you have Post-reading activity Critical Vocabulary p. 245 Analyzing the Text p. 244 Performance Task p. 244 Discussion Multimedia Campaign Articles Pre-reading activity As you read Identify 4-6 persuasive facts or statistics Identify questions you have Post-reading activity Analyzing the Text p. 260 Critical Vocabulary p. 261 Quiz PSA Review pp 263-268 Create PSA Present PSA Individual quiz The Whistle Final exam Homework and Participation Newsletter Can use psuedonym Volume 1 Volume 2