8th Grade ELA
The 8th grade will study English Language Arts aligned with the Common Core State Standards. Students will work on highlighted objectives with embedded common core instruction in preparation for college and career readiness. Students will read a combination of fiction, nonfiction, and informational texts as well as  lessons in writing and grammar and vocabulary. In addition, we will read Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai, and Night by Elie Wiesel.

Grammar Girl's Ultimate Writing Guide for Students By Mignon Fogarty is an excellent resource for student writing and grammar.