• 8th Grade: PEN
  • Welcome to 8th Grade's PEN page!
     
    In 8th grade, PEN, or Program for ENrichment, is offered through the lens of art. Students will work with various media to build their skills in analysis, problem solving, and of course, creative thinking!
     
     
    Current Assignments:
     
    Students, check your PEN Class Notebook on OneNote for updated assignment information! 
     
     
     
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  • 8th Grade PEN – Tentative Calendar

    1st Month:

    Week 1

     

    Intro &

    About the Author

    Week 2

     

    About the Author

     

    DT #1: Labels & Stereotypes  

     

    *Theme, Format, Media Selection Due*

    Week 3

     

    About the Author

     

    DT #1: Labels & Stereotypes  

     

    *DT Discussion Selection Due*

    Week 4

     

    Open Studio

     

     
     
     

    *Book Check #1 Due:

    About the Author &DT#1*

     

    2nd Month:

    Week 1

     

    DT# 2: Insiders & Outsiders

    Week 2

     

    DT# 3: Forgery & Flattery

    Week 3

     

    Envelope Construction

    Week 4

     

    Open Studio &       Book Construction

     

    *Book Check #2 Due

    DT#2, DT#3, & Envelope*

    3rd Month:

    Week 1

     

    DT #4: Limitations & Inspirations

    Week 2

     

    DT #5: Beauty

    Week 3

     

    DT #6: Priceless & Worthless

    Week 4

     

     

    Mid-Project Critique

     

    *Book Check #3 Due:

    DT#4, DT#5, & DT#6 *

    4th Month:

    Week 1

     

    Mind Map

     
    *Book Check #4 Due: 
     
    Mind Map 
     
     

    Week 2

     

    Annotated Pages

     

    DT #7: Deepest Fear

    Week 3

     

    Title Page, Dedication Page, Table and Contents

     

    *Book Check #5 Due:

    Annotated Page & DT#7

     

     

     

     

    5th Month:

    Week 1

     

     

    Open Studio &  Book Construction

     

     

    Week 2

     

    *Book Check #6 Due:

    Book Contents 
     
     
    *Final Book Due*

     

    Book Critique  

    Week 3

     

    Open Studio/ Book Photography

     

    Book “Corrections” or Resubmissions (optional)

     

    End of Semester

     

     
     
     
     
     
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