8th Grade Language Arts


Language Arts  •  Math  •  Science & Religion  •  Social Studies


 Week of Oct 8-12

This week the 8th grade worked on possessive noun review, appositives, spelling, and Greek and Latin word roots. In literature they finished and were tested on their class novel, And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie.


Texts Studied in 8th Grade:

  • And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
  • A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien 
  • Various poetry, short stories, and informational texts

Major Written Work in 8th Grade:

  • Poetry Writing
  • Character Analysis and Speech
  • Multi-genre Research Paper
  • In-class writing