Language Arts - 8 Gold
About Language Arts
In Language Arts we will cover state standards on reading, writing, and public speaking. Students will:
- Use McDougal Litell Literature book to study fiction, nonfiction, and poetry.
- Learn grammar through Language Network and "Music Monday"
- Learn vocabulary through Red Hot Roots and/or literary text with tests given every other week.
In addition, we will be reading and discussing plays/novels in class including:
- Nothing But the Truth
- The Diary of Anne Frank
- The Outsiders
- Various novels that deal with war as part of our war-lit circles at the end of the year