• Eighth Grade ELA/Social Studies Virtual Learning Syllabus

     

    Daily Procedures:

     

    • Find a quiet space, with minimal distractions, before you begin your day.
    • Gather all of your supplies that you will need for class.
    • Sign into Zoom a few minutes before your scheduled class time!  Be sure to be in the Zoom waiting room before class begins.  
    • Be present for the entire class.  Try to avoid any interruptions during our Zoom time. 

     

    Class Instructions:

    • All cameras should be on during instructional time.  If there is a specific reason that you are unable to use your camera, please email before our Zoom class. 
    • All microphones should be muted.  Only unmute your microphone when you are adding to the class discussion.
    • Make sure that you have your chat open.  We will do most of our whole-group questions/answers using the chat option. 

     

    Attendance:

    • Attendance will be taken daily while in Zoom class.  
    • Attendance will be recorded to Powerschool. 

     

    Assignments:

    • Assignments for ELA/SS will be listed on the Weekly Playlist.  
    • Assignments will be posted each Friday, by 3:30, for the following week.  
    • All assignments from the previous week must be turned in by Monday at 12:01 am of the next week.  Per CCS expectation, no work will be accepted after the Monday cut-off. 

     

    Example: 

    August 2020

    Monday 

    Tuesday

    Wednesday

    Thursday

    Friday

    10

    11

    12

    13

    14

    Assignments posted for Week One (Aug. 17-21)

    17



    18

    19

    20

    21

    Assignments posted for Week Two (Aug. 24-28)

    24


    Assignments closed for Week One 

    25


    Grading complete for Week One 

    26

    27

    28

    Assignments posted for Week 3 (Aug. 31-Sept. 4)



    Lexia:

    • Lexia completion is a weekly expectation and an ELA grade. 
    • Students are expected to complete at least seven units of Lexia each week. 

     

    Tutoring:

    Tutoring is available, by appointment, from 3:00-4:00.  To make an appointment, please email me at anna.wethington@cravenk12.org