Ms. Murvin's English Class

Ms. Murvin's Contact Information:

(757) 591-4862 ext. 32709 (recommended)

How to access Google Classroom:

How to access IR website:

How to access the online textbook:

    • Gildersleeve Homepage, Students Tab, Student Resources, Pearson Textbook Access
    • Username: first name.last name
    • Password: lunch number

Welcome to English 8! This is a busy year for us. We will have three SOLs! Our Writing SOLs are in March and our Reading SOL is in May.

Need After School Help? I am available on Thursdays!

Don't forget to have written permission!

Interested in Creative Writing?

Want to publish something you have written?

Come by on Thursdays after school in Room 509! Remember to bring a note!

Need to Know...

Wednesday, September 20: Paraphrase Quiz

Tuesday, September 26: Vocab Quiz

Monday, October 2: Midquarter

Thursday, October 5: Baseline Revision

Friday, October 6: Unit 1 Test

Tuesday, October 10: Progress Reports sent home (due signed by Friday)

Friday, October 13: The Tell Tale Heart Quiz

Friday, November 3: Quarterly Benchmark Exam

Monday, November 27: Set of Three Quiz

Friday, December 1: Unit 3 Prewrite Graphic Organizer due

Monday, December 4: Midquarter Assessment

Monday, December 11: Unit 3 Writing

Wednesday, December 22: Read In! Bring a blanket, snack, and book!