Welcome to Mrs. Graves's English Language Arts Classes!

Course Information


Course: Gr 8 Eng LA
Teacher: Kay Graves
School: Bow Memorial School
Location: Room 4

     Units of Study:
  • Autobiographies
  • Plays
  • Poetry
  • Short stories
  • Novels
  • Nonfiction
  • Narrative essays
  • Persuasive essays
  • Research/position papers

Ongoing Studies:
  • Writer's notebook
  • Grammar and usage
  • Weekly adages
  • Assignment notebook checks
  • First five minutes impromptu writing
  • Writing skills
  • Literary analysis and responses
  • Study/learning strategies
  • Vocabulary and spelling