“Becoming fearless isn’t the point. That’s impossible. It’s learning how to control your fear, and how to be free from it.”

—Veronica Roth, Divergent

Veronica Roth wrote the Divergent series--you'll find it in our classroom library!

Welcome to 8th grade ELA!

What are we going to be doing in the next few days?

*Creating our own words--neologisms!

*New vocabulary!

*Puzzlers...for instance, What's the official language of the U.S.? 

(Ask your child!)