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Grade 8 Activities

Select a section below to see specific optional enrichment activities.
The activities are divided by class subject.

Week 1

Text: Close Reader

  • Read Pages 91-108 Collection 5 The Diary of Anne Frank Act 1, Scenes 1 and 2
  • Questions 1-16

Week 2

Text: Collections Textbook

  • Read Pages 355-368 Collection 5 From The Diary of a Young Girl  
  • Questions Pages 366-368

Week 3
Text: Collections Textbook

  • Read Pages 369-378 Collection 5 From Anne Frank: The Book, The Life, The Afterlife
  • Questions Pages 376-378

Text: Collections Textbook

  • Read Pages 379-384 After Auschwitz

Chapter One Closure (Page 38)

  • Problems: CL 1-62, CL 1-63, CL 1-64, CL 1-65, CL 1-66, 1-67,  CL 1-68

Chapter Two Closure (Page 84)

  • Problems: CL 2-90, CL 2-91, CL 2-92, CL 2-93, CL 2-94, CL 2-95,  CL

Chapter Three Closure (Page 142)

  • Problems: CL 3-118, CL 3-119,  CL 120, CL 121, CL 122, CL 123, CL 124, CL 125, CL 3-126

Chapter Four Closure (Page 178)

  • Problems: CL 4-72, CL 4-73, CL 4-74, CL 4-75, CL 4-76, CL 4-77, CL 4-78, CL 4-79, CL 4-80

Chapter Five Closure (Page 211)

  • Problems: CL 5-62, CL 5-63, CL 5-64, CL 5-65, CL 5-66, CL 5-67, 5-68

Read: p. 468-479

  • Do: Using Vocabulary, Understanding Concepts, Critical Thinking, Challenge p. 479

Read: p. 480-485

  • Do: Using Vocabulary, Understanding Concepts, Critical Thinking, Challenge p. 485

Read: p. 486-491

  • Do: Using Vocabulary, Understanding Concepts, Critical Thinking, Challenge p. 491

Read: p. 492-499

  • Do: Using Vocabulary, Understanding Concepts, Critical Thinking, Challenge p. 499

Read: p. 500-505

  • Do: Using Vocabulary, Understanding Concepts, Critical Thinking, Challenge p. 505

Keep a daily log of your physical fitness activities; OR, research a sport or leisure activity that you want to learn more about.

Write a report or create a project on this topic.

Read for at least 30 min each day.

  1. Topic 9 Preview:  Please complete pages 220-221 in your Active Journal using pages 560-561 in your textbook.
     
  2. Read pages 563-570 in your textbook and complete pages 230-231 in your Active Journal. You may also want to watch the following video by signing into Pearson Realize: 
    Video: An Immigrant Story
     
  3. Read pages 573-578 in your textbook and complete pages 233-234 in your Active Journal. You may also want to watch the following video by signing into Pearson Realize:
    Video: Life in Cities
     
  4. Read pages 580-588 in your textbook and complete pages 236-237 in your Active Journal. You may also want to watch the following video by signing into Pearson Realize:
    Video: Rise of the Progressive Movement
     

  1. Read pages 590-596 in your textbook and complete pages 238-239 in your Active Journal. You may also want to watch the following video by signing into Pearson Realize:
    Video: Progressives in the White House
     
  2. Read pages 597-608 in your textbook and complete pages 240-241 in your Active Journal. You may also want to watch the following video by signing into Pearson Realize:
    Video: Victories and Setbacks
     
  3. Read pages 609-618 in your textbook and complete pages 242-243 in your Active Journal. You may also want to watch the following video by signing into Pearson Realize:
    Video: Entertainment and the Arts
Activities Optional

Students will not be graded, penalized, or held accountable for optional enrichment activities provided during this time of school closures; all offerings are optional.