Mrs. Teresa Settle Norris 8 th Grade * HCMS. Language Arts is an Ocean. Begin by sharing a little with me about yourself. Complete the Student Information Form. Who are these two handsome men with Mrs. Teresa?. Meet the teacher…. What High School
8th Grade * HCMS
did she get both the English and Journalism Awards?
* What does an “Outstanding Philosophy Minor” study?
* When did she go back into teaching? What happened in Houston County to make her go back into teaching?
Get out FP 1 – Procedures & Responsibilities for 8th grade
HIGHLIGHT things you may have trouble remembering in a certain color. Use that color from now on for information like that.
Review Discipline Policy
Returning from an absence / Today's Catch
RED FLAG COMPARISON...
FP 2 – TWO-SIDED NOTES
Top - 8th grade rules
Bottom – Mrs. Teresa's Class Rules
Left side – Colored ILLUSTRATIONS...
Cooperative Learning / Groups of 4
Paper Return location
Books to share / Books to leave alone!
Supplies (ask first...)
I like to read most of the time.
2.I know the difference between a complete sentence and a sentence fragment.
3. I consider myself to be a fairly organized person.
4. I believe reading and writing are important lifelong skills.
5. I consider myself to be a fairly good speller.
What is the PURPOSE of a study guide?If you knew what was going to be on a test, and you were given adequate time, is there ANY reason you can think of why you would fail it?
Take a MARKER.
Take a SHEET OF BLANK PAPER.
Take FIVE (5) minutes.
DRAW a minimum of THREE pictures to depict YOU… You may also write words, but do NOT write your name on your paper!
When finished, wait for further instructions.
S.P.I.’s – TCAP