8TH GRADE ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS

  • Course Type
    Core Courses, Credit Recovery
  • Grade Level
    6-8
  • Category
    Language Arts
  • Course Length
    Year

This course introduces students to literature and informational texts. Through lessons on the literary elements, the structure of texts, and the basics of grammar and composition, students apply analytical thinking skills to the works that they read. Students also delve into poetry in this course by dissecting the structure of poems, the language, and the terminology that is often affiliated with the genre. Students also apply their listening and speaking skills through presentations and projects.