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Old Quarry School: Teacher Pages/8th Grade: Ryan, Shawn


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Mr. Ryan's Home Page and daily work

It's your grade, earn it....

by Mr. Ryan

Mr. Ryan


mail to: sryan@sd113a.org
630-257-2286 Ext. 4 302

For more information

See link above for basketball information


Classzone.com information

Classzzone 7th grade student text code: 2467900-240

Classzzone 8th grade student text code: 2375582-230

Newsela Codes
2nd- SWYHZ
3rd- ZWANH
4th- TESJH
7th- QUEIO


Students are responsible for preparing for class, prior to class, every day.  This includes but is not limited to:SQ3r of chapter, bringing all materials needed for work (Pen, pencils, spiral, 2-pocket folder, red editing pen, highlighter, BAV spiral on BAV days and text) including additional materials for projects like glue sticks, poster boards, markers,tape, scissors.

Additionally, notetaking, while primarily done during class is an ongoing assignment that students need to be working on at home. 





  Two Week Format- scroll down please 


  • Section 4
  • Section 4


  • Review activities for chapter
  • Review activities for chapter


  • Chapter 5 test
  • Chapter 2 test


  • Second Step Day
  • Review test results


  • OFF
  • OFF



 PLEASE review chapter materials from the week in preperation for next weeks assessment.

 BAV is to be reviewed as needed.  A spiral is mandatory that will be collected during each trimester. There will be BAV tests and a final exam.



  • Review background information on Cantigny and Robert McCormick
  • Map activity and note taking



  • 9-11 essays due!
  • NOte taking and class discussion
  •  Map activities and note talking



  • TRIP (Black team)
  • Constitution Day activities



  • Complete and review all section 3 materials
  • Class reading section 3
  • Class zone.com review


 BAV Day

  • Constittion Day activities 
  • Complete section 3 activities




 Make sure all notes up through section 3 are done 



Assignment details

   Writing samples for class will follow similar format throughout the year.  All answers must be full sentences.  Whenever possible answers must state source and author.  Details are important, use them to support your answers, always.

 SQ3R= Survey section looking for any nontext information to build background info., Q-give yourself focus by reviewing the essetntial question or questions prior to the actual reading, 3r- Read it!, review your understanding and finally reread. 



  • Chapter 5 prereading activity Reading strategy and note taking strategy review

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