8th Grade Language Arts

Welcome to 8th Grade Language Arts!

8th Grade Units

UNIT ONE: Non-Fiction and Science Fair Research paper

  • Assessing Credibility of Sources
  • Reading Non-Fiction
  • Summarizing/Paraphrasing
  • Paragraph Writing
  • Peer Revision
  • Public Speaking

UNIT TWO:  Short Stories

  • "The Inn of Lost Time"
  • "The Rules of the Game"
  • "Stop the Sun"
  • "The Most Dangerous Game"
  • "The All American Slurp"
  • "The Veldt"

UNIT THREE: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part Time Indian

UNIT FOUR: To Kill a Mockingbird
UNIT FIVE: Literature Circles