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Beginning Writing Terms Grade 8
PREWRITING
5W and HOW? questions
PURPOSE
AUDIENCE
Always start by PREWRITING: ... Explore possible topics.... Choose…
WHO influenced him? ... WHEN did he live? ... WHAT did he accomplis…
WHY are you writing?... Explain a Topic.... Describe an experience.…
WHO will read my paper? ... HOW much do they know about the topic?
PREWRITING
Always start by PREWRITING: ... Explore possible topics.... Choose…
5W and HOW? questions
WHO influenced him? ... WHEN did he live? ... WHAT did he accomplis…
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Grade 8: Non-fiction/Writing
attitude
author
audience
author's purpose
a frame of mind in favor of or opposed to a person, policy, b…
writer of a text
people watching a play
the reason the author wrote a literary work, or shared inform…
attitude
a frame of mind in favor of or opposed to a person, policy, b…
author
writer of a text
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Grade 8 L&L Creative Writing
Figurative Language
Literal Language
Onomatopoeia
Simile
Writing or speech not meant to be interpreted literally
language that means exactly what it says
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
A comparison using "like" or "as"
Figurative Language
Writing or speech not meant to be interpreted literally
Literal Language
language that means exactly what it says
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GRADE 8 ELA: Short Story & Narrative Writing
apparition
grisly
lacerate
acute
n. a ghost
adj. terrifying; gory; gruesome
v. to tear or mangle
adj. sensitive; sharp
apparition
n. a ghost
grisly
adj. terrifying; gory; gruesome
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Srakspn grade 8 invitation writing piece
Te gustaría
Me gustaría
Quieres
Piensas
You would like/would you like?
I would like
you want/... Do you want?
you think/plan
Te gustaría
You would like/would you like?
Me gustaría
I would like
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Grade 8 Essay Sample Writing Vocabs
赫赫有名 (hè hè yǒu mín)
挺 (tǐng)
成就感(chéng jiù gǎn)
训练 (xùn liàn)
famous
quite, very
sense of achievement
to train
赫赫有名 (hè hè yǒu mín)
famous
挺 (tǐng)
quite, very
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Grammar For Writing Grade 8
PREWRITING
5W and HOW? questions
PURPOSE
AUDIENCE
Always start by PREWRITING: ... Explore possible topics.... Choose…
WHO influenced him? ... WHEN did he live? ... WHAT did he accomplis…
WHY are you writing?... Explain a Topic.... Describe an experience.…
WHO will read my paper? ... HOW much do they know about the topic?
PREWRITING
Always start by PREWRITING: ... Explore possible topics.... Choose…
5W and HOW? questions
WHO influenced him? ... WHEN did he live? ... WHAT did he accomplis…
Grade 8: Non-fiction/Writing
attitude
author
audience
author's purpose
a person
writer of a text
people watching a play
the reason the author wrote a literary work, or shared inform…
attitude
a person
author
writer of a text
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Poetry Terms Grade 8
Figurative Language
Prose
Rhyme
Cadence
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
written or spoken language in its ordinary form
Repetition of sounds at the end of words
Rhythm
Figurative Language
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
Prose
written or spoken language in its ordinary form
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Grade 8 Vocabulary - Writing - Lesson 9
sinister
properties
prohibit
professional
(adj.) appearing evil or dangerous; threatening evil or harm
characteristics used to describe an object
using law to keep people from doing something
A person who has special knowledge and skills and conforms to…
sinister
(adj.) appearing evil or dangerous; threatening evil or harm
properties
characteristics used to describe an object
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Grade 8 M1U1L3: Inferring about Character: Close Reading of the Poem "Inside Out" and Introducing QuickWrites
infer
predict
fate
smeared
Deduce or conclude (information) from evidence and reasoning…
Say or estimate that (a specified thing) will happen in the f…
To be destined to happen, turn out, or act in a particular way.
Coat or mark (something) messily or carelessly with a greasy…
infer
Deduce or conclude (information) from evidence and reasoning…
predict
Say or estimate that (a specified thing) will happen in the f…
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Grade 8 Vocabulary-Terms and Definitions
Abstract
allegory
allusion
analyze
thought of apart from concrete realities, specific objects, o…
a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through…
a reference to a famous person, place, event, or work of lite…
breaking down something into elements to be examined individu…
Abstract
thought of apart from concrete realities, specific objects, o…
allegory
a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through…
39 terms
Grade 8 Academic Vocabulary_Juckett
Analysis
Claim
Cite
Inference
examining parts of a text to understand how they work togethe…
a statement that a writer is making/arguing about a particula…
to make reference to support the evidence; to quote a text
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reasoning;…
Analysis
examining parts of a text to understand how they work togethe…
Claim
a statement that a writer is making/arguing about a particula…
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Grade 8 Mainstream LIT Vocabs
pacifist
independence
devout
discrimination
someone who believes in peace
the ability to live your life without being helped or influen…
believing strongly in a religion and obeying all its rules or…
treating a person or particular group of people differently
pacifist
someone who believes in peace
independence
the ability to live your life without being helped or influen…
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Grade 8 List 1
Harbinger
Augment
Incredulous
Rue
[noun]: one that pioneers in or initiates a major change: pre…
[verb]: to make greater, more numerous, larger, or more intense
[adj.]: unwilling to admit or accept what is offered as true.
[verb]: to feel sorrow or regret for (something) [noun]: regr…
Harbinger
[noun]: one that pioneers in or initiates a major change: pre…
Augment
[verb]: to make greater, more numerous, larger, or more intense
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Grade 8 Writing Prompts Terms - Set 1
specific
examples
details
response
precise or exact
instances that support your argument
a particular fact or piece of information about something or…
something that is said or written as a reply to something
specific
precise or exact
examples
instances that support your argument
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Nonfiction Vocabulary Grade 8 Reading
biography
text structure
text feature
text evidence
a written story about another person's life or achievements
the way a text is organized to help the reader better compreh…
text, pictures, graphs and charts embedded in a fiction story…
text from the reading passage that proves or supports the wri…
biography
a written story about another person's life or achievements
text structure
the way a text is organized to help the reader better compreh…
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Literary terms - grade 8 T1 2015
speaker
theme
narrative poem
figurative language
the voice that talks to the reader in a poem; not always the…
idea(s) about human experience/life the author wants to express
a poem that tells a story
Words that communicate ideas that are not ordinary or literal
speaker
the voice that talks to the reader in a poem; not always the…
theme
idea(s) about human experience/life the author wants to express
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Grade 8 Imperfect AR Sentence Writing
I/used to visit/my/brother. Hint: pers…
We/used to study/everyday.
You (familiar) /used to change/the/mes…
He/used to practice/at/the/office.
Yo visitaba a mi hermano.
Nosotros estudiábamos todos los días.
Tú cambiabas el mensaje.
Él practicaba en la oficina.
I/used to visit/my/brother. Hint: pers…
Yo visitaba a mi hermano.
We/used to study/everyday.
Nosotros estudiábamos todos los días.
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Greek and Latin Roots Grade 8
carn
chron
fort
fract/ frag
flesh/ meat
time
stregth
break
carn
flesh/ meat
chron
time
Nonfiction Vocabulary Grade 8 Reading
biography
text structure
text feature
text evidence
a written story about another person's life or achievements
the way a text is organized to help the reader better compreh…
text, pictures, graphs and charts embedded in a fiction story…
text from the reading passage that proves or supports the wri…
biography
a written story about another person's life or achievements
text structure
the way a text is organized to help the reader better compreh…
Poetry Terms Grade 8
Figurative Language
Prose
Rhyme
Cadence
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
written or spoken language in its ordinary form
Repetition of sounds at the end of words
Rhythm
Figurative Language
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
Prose
written or spoken language in its ordinary form
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Hebrew Vocabulary Grade 8 (August 31)
אוצר מילים
ביטויים
בכתב
בעיה
Vocabulary
Expressions
In writing
Problem
אוצר מילים
Vocabulary
ביטויים
Expressions
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Grade 8 - English Arts - Writing Process
Thinking about personal ideas and expe…
what am I going to write about?
Why am I writing this?
For whom am I writing this?
Prewriting
Topic
Purpose
Audience
Thinking about personal ideas and expe…
Prewriting
what am I going to write about?
Topic
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Hebrew Vocabulary Grade 8 (August 31)
אוצר מילים
ביטויים
בכתב
בעיה
Vocabulary
Expressions
In writing
Problem
אוצר מילים
Vocabulary
ביטויים
Expressions
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WORD LIST 2 (GRADE 8)
agitate
apprehensive
asset
camouflage
stir up; disturb
(adj.) fearful or anxious about future
(n.) something of value; property
disguise; hide
agitate
stir up; disturb
apprehensive
(adj.) fearful or anxious about future
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Grade 8 - LA: "The Outsiders" - Mrs. Miskew
Gang
Dig (formal)
Dig (informal)
Holler (informal)
a group of people, especially young people, who regularly ass…
break up and move earth with a tool or machine, or with hands…
like, appreciate, or understand
give a loud shout or cry
Gang
a group of people, especially young people, who regularly ass…
Dig (formal)
break up and move earth with a tool or machine, or with hands…
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Grade 8 - English Arts - Writing Process - Terms
Thinking about personal ideas and expe…
Listing, Free Write, Talking, Sketchin…
How can I hook my audience? How can I…
Are my purposes and ideas clear?
Prewriting
Generating and Organizing Ideas
Drafting strategy
Revising
Thinking about personal ideas and expe…
Prewriting
Listing, Free Write, Talking, Sketchin…
Generating and Organizing Ideas
20 terms
a film review grade 8 and FCE CM
soundtrack
the plot
the set
costumes
What the film is about.
time, place
soundtrack
the plot
What the film is about.
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GRADE 8 COMMON CORE VOCABULARY COMPLETE
transformation
pre-image
image
rotation
moving a shape so that it is in a different position, but sti…
the original image before transformation
a figure resulting from a transformation
a transformation made by rotating (turning or spinning) a fig…
transformation
moving a shape so that it is in a different position, but sti…
pre-image
the original image before transformation
30 terms
Grade 8 Education Verbs
cantar
bailar
trabajar
llegar
to sing
to dance
to work
to arrive
cantar
to sing
bailar
to dance
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ZIS Grade 8 Poetry Vocabulary
stanza
meter
rhyme
repetition
A group of lines in a poem.
the rhythmic pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables
when the endings of words sound the same
Repeating a sound, word, phrase, or line for emphasis or effect
stanza
A group of lines in a poem.
meter
the rhythmic pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables
37 terms
Grade 8 SS East Africa
Axum (Aksum)
Kushites
Assyrians
Meroee
(modern day Ethiopia and Eritrea)... Controlled trade, lived by…
Used bronze weapons for fights.
Used iron weapons, stronger than the Kushites' weapons, helpe…
Capital of Kush during the second period (from about 590 BC).…
Axum (Aksum)
(modern day Ethiopia and Eritrea)... Controlled trade, lived by…
Kushites
Used bronze weapons for fights.
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Grade 8 - LA: Poetry Terms - Mrs. Miskew
Figurative Language
Prose
Rhyme
Cadence
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
written or spoken language in its ordinary form
Repetition of sounds at the end of words
Rhythm
Figurative Language
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
Prose
written or spoken language in its ordinary form
20 terms
Pine View Grade 8 Science Vocabulary Term 1
Atom
Chemical Change
Chemical Equation
Chemical properties
The smallest unit of an element
Changing of one substance into another with a different arran…
A shorthand way of writing all the atoms and molecules of a c…
The identifying characteristics of a substance such as color,…
Atom
The smallest unit of an element
Chemical Change
Changing of one substance into another with a different arran…
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GRADE 8 COMMON CORE VOCABULARY COMPLETE
transformation
pre-image
image
rotation
moving a shape so that it is in a different position, but sti…
the original image before transformation
a figure resulting from a transformation
a transformation made by rotating (turning or spinning) a fig…
transformation
moving a shape so that it is in a different position, but sti…
pre-image
the original image before transformation
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Grade 8 Social Studies Review Key Events
Jamestown
Reasons for Exploration
Mayflower Compact
Virginia House of Burgesses
-1607-First successful colony in the New World ... -Struggled du…
-Social ... -Political-gain new land... -Religious-spread Christian…
1620-self-government of the Pilgrims
First representative assembly in North America
Jamestown
-1607-First successful colony in the New World ... -Struggled du…
Reasons for Exploration
-Social ... -Political-gain new land... -Religious-spread Christian…
41 terms
Literary Terms Grade 8 ELA Gunston
Conflict
External Conflict
Internal Conflict
Exposition
struggle between opposing forces. Ex. man vs. man; man vs. se…
a struggle between a character and an outside force.
a struggle that takes within the character's own mind.
introduces setting and characters; reveals a conflict/sets th…
Conflict
struggle between opposing forces. Ex. man vs. man; man vs. se…
External Conflict
a struggle between a character and an outside force.
12 terms
Grade 8 Latin & Greek List 8
pan (G)
pedis (L)
polis (L)
pro (L)
Definition: all... Examples: panorama, panacea
Definition: foot... Examples: pedal, biped
Definition: city... Examples: metropolis
Definition: before, for... Examples: proceed, propose, prodigy
pan (G)
Definition: all... Examples: panorama, panacea
pedis (L)
Definition: foot... Examples: pedal, biped
26 terms
Grade 8: Direct Object Pronouns (start with the "terms" and re-write the sentence with a direct object pronoun).
Ellos venden los discos compactos en l…
Juan vende el carro.
Yo vendo mi libro.
Uds. ven la televisión.
Ellos los venden en la tienda de música.
Juan lo vende.
Yo lo vendo.
Uds. la ven.
Ellos venden los discos compactos en l…
Ellos los venden en la tienda de música.
Juan vende el carro.
Juan lo vende.
64 terms
Grade 8 Lists 1-8
hyper
hypo
peri
pro
more than
under; less than
around
for
hyper
more than
hypo
under; less than
8 terms
Grade 8 List 5
meter
theo,the
path
anthrop
measure
god
disease
mankind
meter
measure
theo,the
god
25 terms
Election vocabulary Grade 8
Bias
Budget
Cabinet
Campaign Manager
Favoring a particular point of view over another
A plan for raising and spending money
An important group of policy advisers to the president, made…
A person who helps plan the broad outlines of a campaign: whe…
Bias
Favoring a particular point of view over another
Budget
A plan for raising and spending money
107 terms
Grade 8 Word Wall
adjective
adverb
alliteration
allusion
a word that modifies a noun or pronoun
a word that modifies a verb, adverb, or adjective
Repeated beginning sound
A casual reference in literature to a person, place, event, o…
adjective
a word that modifies a noun or pronoun
adverb
a word that modifies a verb, adverb, or adjective
15 terms
Prefixes grade 8 102516
tort
nihil
ism
super
twist
nothing
doctrine/law
over
tort
twist
nihil
nothing
45 terms
Grade 8 Literary Terms
an indirect or hidden reference to ano…
the repeated sound of the first conson…
the person or force that opposes the p…
the overall feeling which surrounds a…
Allusion
Alliteration
Antagonist
Atmosphere
an indirect or hidden reference to ano…
Allusion
the repeated sound of the first conson…
Alliteration
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Grade 8 Literature Terms
Setting
Imagery
Audience
Connections
Time, place and circumstances in a story
Figurative language that appeals to the five senses
The people for whom a piece of text is written
Links people make between things they are reading and things…
Setting
Time, place and circumstances in a story
Imagery
Figurative language that appeals to the five senses
15 terms
Academic Vocabulary (Grade 8)
anecdote
ballad
bias
biblical allusion
a short story or incident usually presented as part of a long…
a song or song-like poem that tells a story of tragedy, love,…
a tendency to think a certain way
any reference in a book to the Bible or the stories in the Bi…
anecdote
a short story or incident usually presented as part of a long…
ballad
a song or song-like poem that tells a story of tragedy, love,…
52 terms
`Grade 8 vocab
(ROOT)... PER... perceive, percent, permis…
PERCUSSION... Percussion is more difficu…
PERENNIAL... Home Depot sells perennial…
PERMEATE... When my mother cooks chicken…
root... "Through"
noun or adjective (depending on use) ... noun-the sharp strikin…
adjective... lasting for a long time, continuous, living longer…
VERB... to penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout
(ROOT)... PER... perceive, percent, permis…
root... "Through"
PERCUSSION... Percussion is more difficu…
noun or adjective (depending on use) ... noun-the sharp strikin…
38 terms
Grade 8 Literary Terms
Allusion
Antagonist
Atmosphere
Audience
an indirect or hidden reference to another person, place, or…
the person or force that opposes the protagonist
the overall feeling which surrounds a piece of writing
the group of people who will experience the play, read the li…
Allusion
an indirect or hidden reference to another person, place, or…
Antagonist
the person or force that opposes the protagonist
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