8th Gr ADV ELA

THE BOOK THIEF by Markus Zusak
Thanks to parents for giving permission to read this book.  It is an excellent addition to our Holocaust unit.  
Here's our reading schedule:
 
Part 2--Read by Wednesday, 2/12
Part 3--Read by Tuesday, 2/18
Part 4--Read by Friday, 2/21Image result for the book thief
Part 5--Read by Tuesday, 2/25
Part 6--Read by Friday, 2/28
Part 7 Read by Tuesday, 3/3
Part 8 Read by Friday, 3/6
Part 9 Read by Tuesday, 3/10
Part 10 Read by Friday, 3/13
 
INDEPENDENT RESEARCH REPORT 
Schedule:
ACTION: TO BE TURNED IN DUE DATE
General Topic Approval Friday, February 21
3 Book Sources Wednesday, February 26
1 Internet Source Friday, February 28
Informal Bibliography Tuesday, March 3
Digital Note Cards Friday, March 13
Research Statement Monday, March 16
Informal Outline Wednesday, March 18
Body Paragraph 1 drafted and balanced Thursday, March 19
Body Paragraph 2 drafted and balanced Friday, March 20
Body Paragraph 3 drafted and balanced Tuesday, March 31
Introductory Paragraph drafted Wednesday, April 1
Concluding Paragraph drafted Thursday, April 2 
Self Evaluation completed Friday, April 3  (In Class)
Peer Evaluation completed Tuesday, April 7 (In Class)
Cover Page Designed Wednesday, April 8
Works Cited Double Check  Thursday, April 9
Annotations Check Tuesday, April 14 (In Class)
FINAL DRAFT TURN IN Wednesday, April 15