Mrs. Bourcy's Language Arts Page
Welcome to 8th grade language arts!
Check this page often for class announcements, updates, and due dates!
1) New literature circle begins this week. Keep up with the group assigned reading for each meeting. 3 worthy points due for each meeting to guide book discussions and Google Classrom responses that will be done weekly on novel. Bookmark will be completed based on your new literature circle novel. Bookmark due: Friday, 3/3
2) Persuasion begins this week! Look for the techniques discussed in class in the world around you. ( ads, commercials, editorials, etc.) We will create our own ads this week and write multiple persuasive pieces.
3) Review the persuasive vocabulary given in class.
"The more that you read, the more things that you will know.
The more that you learn, the more places that you'll go."
~ Dr. Seuss
Reminder: I am available for extra help during 1st and 5th periods....come see me if you have questions or need extra help. Also, if you would like to come for lunch, you are more than welcome!