English 8

In English 8 , students will continue to develop skills in literary comprehension, vocabulary, grammar and writing. Students will study literary elements and themes in novels from varied genres. Also, during literature reading, some philosophies will be examined in the light of a Biblical worldview. Student study of the five-paragraph essay and research paper will increase writing skills. Grammar study is designed to review and build upon skills previously learned. The student will be expected to master grammar skills.