Travel through ancient civilizations with us in Core. Language Arts and History will be integrated throughout our journey.
In this course we will spend the year working hard to develop reading, writing, listening, speaking, and critical thinking skills in accordance with the California State Standards for 8th graders. Through many different genres of literature, we will explore the world in which we live. The literature selections will come from poems, novels, short stories, and plays. We will also study grammar, vocabulary in context, spelling, word decoding, and essay writing.