"Once students learn how to learn, nothing is going to narrow their mind. The essence of teaching is to make learning contagious, to have one idea spark another." -- Marva Collins
 
 
   
  8th Grade English/L.A.

 
Mrs. Brummel
 
Brummell@oskycsd.org
 
 (641)673-8308 Ext. 1766

 
Announcements

MAP testing will be 10/2 and 10/3
Always do your best!


 

 
 

 Classroom Learning Goals

    LA.08.01 The students will critically examine a novel based on the elements of stories and apply reading strategies.
 
    LA.08.02 The students will examine and write poetry.
 
    LA.08.03 The students will write a persuasive essay.
 
    LA.08.04 The students will examine and evaluate non-fiction texts to construct a compare and contrast essay.
 
    LA.08.05 The students will comprehend and write a short story writing piece.
 
    LA.08.06 The students will write an expository essay and speech to inform, explain, clarify or define so the reader/listener learns something new.
 
    LA.08.07 The students will define and use vocabulary words.
 
    LA08.08 The students will write a five to seven sentence paragraph.
 
    LA.08.09 The students will comprehend and interpret non-fiction texts.