Mrs. Bourcy's Language Arts Page
Welcome to 8th grade language arts!
Check this page often for class announcements, updates, and due dates!
1) Red bookmark due Friday- 2 hours
2)All need a picture for Wednesday to use as inspiration for a poem. It should be something/someone/someplace, etc. that you are connected to, have positive memories of, enjoy the thought of writing a poem about that topic.
3) Poetry Portfolio DUE Tuesday, May 9th. Refer to the directions/guidelines sheet provided in class on Tuesday.
*Poetry recitation on Friday, May 5th. Refer to the list of poems to select from. Work on your poem a few minutes each day to help you prepare for your recitation.
4) Collaborative project with Social Studies to begin on Monday, 5/8. Look for additional details to follow soon.
"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!