Weekly Assignments Please check Powerschool and Google Classroom for your Weekly Assignments
How does my child receive his or her grade: Student work is graded by weighted categories: Projects: 40% Tests: 30% Quizzes: 20% Daily Work: 10%
The Office of Catholic Schools for the diocese does not allow schools to give a grade for homework or class participation.
The School Year Reading List This is a sampling of possible readings
The Lord of the Flies (William Golding) Dr. Jeckyll and Mr. Hyde (Robert Louis Stevenson) A Raisin in the Sun (Lorainne Hansberry) A Christmas Carol (Charles Dickens) Animal Farm (George Orwell) Beowulf: A Retelling (Richard Nye) The Time Machine (H. G. Wells) The Giver (Lois Lowry) The Merchant of Venice (William Shakespeare) The Children of Willesden Lane (Mona Golabek and Lee Cohen) Short Story Unit
If you have any questions about Language Arts Grade 8, please contact me by email.