Welcome to 8th Grade English 2017-2018

Welcome to Spring….finally!! ¬†Students are finishing up the novel Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne, in lieu of a 4th quarter independent read. ¬†We are looking at perspective and a the role of the narrator in the reader’s interpretation of text.

After we finish this novel, we will be working on small nonfiction pieces based in the Civil War to get students ready for the Washington DC field trip with a stop at Gettysburg.

 

 

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