You already have your district-adopted Language Arts materials. This document contains everything else you will need to do your grade-level language arts planning for each school year - all in one convenient location.
The document contains a list of:
the grade-level standards and claims for grade 8
list of practices to include in daily/weekly instruction
blueprints for the grade-level Smarter Balance Summative Assessment
check off listing of grade level standards, by strand
hints to maximize instruction by strand
sample items from 2014, 2015 and 2017 SBA Practice Tests/Performance Tasks -
organized neatly by strand
list of the current SBA Interim Assessments available for classroom use
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