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    8th Grade

    Reading &

    Language Arts

    Core

     
     
     

    Welcome to Mrs. Acuña's Web Page

    Please check this site MONTHLY for Core and school announcements throughout the year. I will update this page and the assignment calendar at the beginning of every month.
    Welcome back 8th Graders!!! Here we are in August! I look forward to this year's head-start in working with you and making this last year in middle school the best ever!

    See the links below for how to prepare.


    Announcements

    READING: We will be starting the month with bimonthly Greek & Latin (etymology-based spelling and vocabulary) and with quarterly Independent Reading. By the end of the month, we will be starting our first core novel, The Crucible.

    ENGLISH: Reviewing grammar Chapters 1-3 and working on the Goals essay.

     

    August 2018 Welcome Letter & Supply List

     

    Core Novels and Independent Reading Requirements

     
     
     

    Dates to Remember:

    • 8/15 Back-to-School Night - min. day
    • 8/24 Fall Planning - min. day

    Wednesdays - early release days - 2:05 dismissal

    Contact Me

    Here are the best ways and times to contact me:

    Phone: (714 ) 816-3320 x77242
    Email: aacuna@losal.org (preferred)
    Conference time: 10:30-11:15

     

    Study Hall: 8:00-8:40am Tuesdays & Wednesdays; 3:15-3:55pm Tuesdays & Thursdays

    Schedule

    Period 1 - Reading 8
    Period 2 - Language Arts 8
    Period 3 - CONFERENCE

    Period 4 - Reading 8
    Period 5 - Language Arts 8
    Period 6 - Reading 8
    Period 7 - Language Arts 8