# This Week in Eighth Grade

Week 40  Learners will practice finding diagonal distances between two points on the coordinate plane. Then, they'll compare and contrast a book and movie adaptation and explore common character archetypes throughout modern literature.
Students will practice finding diagonal distances between two points on the coordinate plane. Then, they'll compare and contrast a book and movie adaptation and explore common character archetypes throughout modern literature.
Find the Distance Between Two Points on the Coordinate Plane
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Find the Distance Between Two Points on the Coordinate Plane
Did you know that you can use the Pythagorean theorem to find the distance between two points on the coordinate plane? Try it out with this eighth-grade geometry worksheet!
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Distance Between Two Points
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Distance Between Two Points
Give your students practice finding diagonal distances between two points with this two-page geometry worksheet!
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Analyzing an Adaptation: Book vs. Movie
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Analyzing an Adaptation: Book vs. Movie
This graphic organizer gives students the opportunity to analyze the extent to which a filmed production of a story stays faithful to or departs from the related text.
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Archetypes in Modern Literature
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Archetypes in Modern Literature
Students make connections between classic and modern literature by identifying shared character archetypes found in each.
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