Mrs. Bourcy's Page
Mrs. Bourcy's Language Arts Page
Welcome to 8th grade English language arts!
Check this page often for class announcements, updates, and due dates!
What's DUE? 9/24-9/29
Next Monday's Word Talkers:
Be certain to complete the Google Slides on your word. Use BOB Vocabulary List one to remind you what information you need to include. Share your slides with me by Thursday 9/27. Practice the presentation for Monday, 10/1.
1) Be certain to keep up with the inclass reading of The Wednesday Wars if you are absent. See me to borrow a copy of the book to take home with you if needed.
2) The Wednesday Wars journal entries and annotations. The need to be complete, detailed, and focused for each chapter/prompt.
3) 2 1/2 hour bookmark- Friday, 9/28
4) Review new vocabulary words for 5 minutes per night. New vocabulary words are given on Monday of each week. Make yourself a study guide/flashcards/ or a Quizlet to help you learn your new words.
First Vocabulary Quiz- 10/10/18
5) Syracuse Stage $6 and permission slip due by 9/28.
Challenge: What does TAG stand for? Where and when do you use it?
** I am available for extra help during 1st and 5th periods. Please take advantage of this opportunity.