Welcome to ELA

Class overview

Welcome to our class page! In this class, students will develop their skills in English literacy, digital literacy, critical thinking , active listening, and public speaking at the 7th or 8th Grade level. They will learn how to close-read a variety of complex texts, think critically about ideas and information, participate in academic discussion, cite credible evidence to support claims, and communicate their ideas effectively through the English language.

Upcoming Novels/Plays:

8th Grade:

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare

7th Grade:

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave by Frederick Douglass

Science & Society (Research Unit)

ALD (Academic Language Development):

Assignments will be made available through Google Classroom and Amplify.