• 8th Grade ELA

     

    Units

     

    1. Elements of Literature

    Point of View

    Plot

    Theme

    Transforming Ideas

    Wrap-Up: Elements of Literature

    1. Literary Elements

    Structure and Form

    Figurative Language

    Connotation and Denotation

    Wrap-Up: Literary Elements

    1. Reading Strategies

    Central Idea and Summary

    Author’s Purpose

    Text and Visual Elements

    Making Inferences

    Synthesizing Information

    Wrap-Up: Reading Strategies

    1. Analyzing Nonliterary Texts

    Word Choice

    Text Structures

    Analyzing an Argument

    Analyzing Conflicting Evidence

    Wrap-Up: Analyzing Nonliterary Terms