• Resource ID: M8M2L4*
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: Math

### Developing the Concept of Slope

Given multiple representations of linear functions, the student will develop the concept of slope as a rate of change.

• Resource ID: M8M2L14*
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: Math

### Comparing and Contrasting Proportional and Non-Proportional Linear Relationships

Given problem solving situations, the student will solve the problems by comparing and contrasting proportional and non-proportional linear relationships.

• Resource ID: E8RdM2L1
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Compare/Contrast Themes and Genres in Literary Texts

You will learn how to analyze, make inferences, and draw conclusions about theme and genre in different cultural, historical, and contemporary contexts and provide evidence from the text to support your understanding.

• Resource ID: E8RdM2L2
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Analyze Linear Plot Developments in Literary Texts/Fiction

You will learn how to use the elements of linear plot development to determine whether and how conflicts are resolved.

• Resource ID: E8RdM3L3
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Synthesize Ideas in Informational/Expository Text

You will learn how to synthesize and make logical connections between ideas within a text and across two or three texts representing similar or different genres and support with textual evidence.

• Resource ID: E8WrM3L1
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Edit Drafts for Grammar, Mechanics, and Spelling

You will learn how to edit a draft for grammar, mechanics, and spelling using editing strategies.

• Resource ID: E8WrM2L1
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Revise Your Writing

You will learn strategies to help you revise your writing to achieve clarity, coherence, and transition in order to address purpose, audience, and genre.

• Resource ID: E8WrM1L9
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Write a Persuasive Text that Supports a Position

You will learn to write a persuasive text that responds to the views of others by using evidence that differentiates between fact and opinion to support your viewpoint.

• Resource ID: E8WrM1L1
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Writing Literary Text with an Engaging Story Line

You will learn how to write an imaginative story that sustains reader interest and includes well-paced action, an engaging story line, and a believable setting.

• Resource ID: E8WrM1L2
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Write Literary Text That Develops Interesting Characters

You will learn how to write an imaginative story that develops interesting characters and believable dialogue.

• Resource ID: E8WrM1L3
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Write Literary Text That Uses Literary Strategies/Devices to Enhance the Style and Tone

You will learn how to write an imaginative story that uses literary strategies/devices to enhance style and tone.

• Resource ID: E8WrM1L4
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Write a Personal Narrative

You will learn how to write a personal narrative that has a defined focus and includes reflections about decisions, actions, and/or consequences.

• Resource ID: E8WrM1L5
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Write Expository Text That Is Logically Organized

You will learn how to write an expository text that is logically organized, with a controlling idea and an effective introduction and conclusion.

• Resource ID: E8WrM1L6
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Write Expository Text That Uses a Variety of Sentence Structures, Rhetorical Devices, and Transitions

You will learn how to write an expository/procedural text that uses a variety of sentence structures, rhetorical devices, and transitions.

• Resource ID: E8WrM1L7
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Write Expository Text That Synthesizes Ideas

You will learn how to write an expository text that synthesizes ideas.

• Resource ID: E8WrM1L8
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Write a Persuasive Text with a Clear Thesis

You will learn how to write a persuasive text that includes a clear thesis with a position.

• Resource ID: M8M2L6*
• Grade Range: 6–8
• Subject: Math

### Determining Slopes from Equations, Graphs, and Tables

Given algebraic, tabular, and graphical representations of linear functions, the student will determine the slope of the relationship from each of the representations.

• Resource ID: M8M3L2*
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: Math

### Demonstrating the Pythagorean Theorem

Given pictures or models that represent the Pythagorean Theorem, the student will demonstrate an understanding of the theorem.

• Resource ID: E8RdM3L4
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Analyze Texts with Similar/Different Purposes

You will analyze works written on the same topic and compare how authors achieved similar or different purposes.

• Resource ID: E8RdM3L2
• Grade Range: 8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Make Inferences in Informational/Expository Text

By using different organizational patterns as guides, you will learn how to make subtle inferences and draw complex conclusions while distinguishing factual claims.