Middle School Grade 8

Ms. Allison Palombo (’04)

apalombo@saintbernadette.org

Grade 8 Home Room

Literature & Language Arts

  • Grade 6 Literature & Language Arts
  • Grade 7 Literature & Language Arts
  • Grade 8 Literature & Language Arts

“Education is a shared commitment between dedicated teachers, motivated students, and enthusiastic parents with high expectations” – Bob Beauprez

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Incoming 6th Graders:

Required Readings:

     

Note: Students will have a summer reading test September 6, 2016

IXL Requirement: Spend 30 hours over the summer working on IXL practice assignments. If you master an area, please move on to another concept. Log on to ixl.com (if you do not have an IXL account, contact Ms. Palombo – apalombo@saintbernadette.org), go to Language Arts, Grade Level 6 and practice any of the following:

C.1 – Apostrophes E.1 – Capitalization K.1, K.2, K.3 – Subject & Predicate S.1 – Common and Proper Nouns T.1, T.2, T.3 – Regular Plural Nouns U.1, U.2 – Possessive Nouns X.1 – Possessive Pronouns AA.1 – Helping Verbs DD.1 – Linking Verbs HH.1, HH.2 – Adjectives II.1, II.2 – Adjectives that Compare JJ.1 – Adverbs KK.1, KK.2 – Adverbs that Compare LL.1, LL.2 – Adjectives and Adverbs PP.1, PP.2 – Coordinating Conjunctions TT.1 – Homophones UU.1, UU.2 – Frequently Confused Words VV.1, VV.2 – Analogies WW.1, WW.2 – Synonyms XX.1, XX.2 – Antonyms ZZ.1, ZZ.2, ZZ.3, ZZ.4, ZZ.5 – Prefixes AAA. 1, AAA.2, AAA.3 – Suffixes

 

6th Grade Supply List

 

 

Incoming 7th Graders: 

Required Readings:

   

Note: Students will have a summer reading test September 6, 2016

IXL Requirement: Spend 30 hours over the summer working on IXL practice assignments. If you master an area, please move on to another concept. Log on to ixl.com (if you do not have an IXL account, contact Ms. Palombo – apalombo@saintbernadette.org), go to Language Arts, Grade Level 7 and practice any of the following:

A.1, A.2, A.3 – Commas C.1, C.2 – Semicolons, colons, and commas D.1 – Apostrophes H.1 – Capitalization M.1 – Sentence Types N.1, N.2, N.3 – Subject and Predicate O.1 – Direct and Indirect Objects Q.1, Q.2 – Phrases and Clauses Y.1 – Subject-verb agreement Z.1, Z.2, Z.3, Z.4 – Nouns AA.1, AA.2 – Pronouns BB.2, BB.6 ­– Verbs CC. 1, CC.2, CC.3, CC.4 – Adjectives DD.1, DD.2, DD.3 – Adverbs EE.1, EE.2 – Adjectives and Adverbs GG.1 – Context Clues JJ.1, JJ.2 – Frequently Confused Words KK.1, KK.2 – Analogies LL.1, LL.2 – Synonyms MM.1, MM.2 – Antonyms OO.1, OO.2, OO.3, OO.4, OO.5 – Prefixes PP.1, PP.2, PP.3 – Suffixes RR.1, RR.2, RR.3, RR.4, RR.5 – Reference Skills

7th Grade Supplies

Incoming 8th Graders: 

Required Readings:

   

Note: Students will have a summer reading test September 6, 2016

IXL Requirement: Spend 30 hours over the summer working on IXL practice assignments. If you master an area, please move on to another concept. Log on to ixl.com (if you do not have an IXL account, contact Ms. Palombo – apalombo@saintbernadette.org),  go to Language Arts, Grade Level 8 and practice any of the following:

A.1, A.2 – Commas B.1, B.2 – Restrictive and Nonrestrictive Elements D.1, D.2 – Apostrophes H.1 – Capitalization M.1 – Sentence Types N.1, N.2, N.3 – Subject and Predicate O.1 – Direct and Indirect Objects Q.1, Q.2, Q.3 – Phrases and Clauses S.1, S.2 – Simple, Compound, Complex, Compound-Complex Sentences Z.1 – Active and Passive Voice AA.1 – Subject-verb Agreement BB.1, BB.2, BB.3, BB.4 – Nouns CC.1, CC.2 – Pronouns DD.1, DD.2, DD.3, DD.4, DD.5, DD.6 – Verbs EE.1, EE.2, EE.3, EE.4 – Adjectives GG.1, GG.2 – Adjectives and Adverbs II.1 – Context Clues JJ.1, JJ.2 – Multiple-meaning Words KK.1 – Homophones LL.1, LL.2 – Frequently Confused Words MM.1, MM.2 – Analogies NN.1, NN.2 – Synonyms OO.1, OO.2 – Antonyms QQ.1, QQ.2, QQ.3, QQ.4, QQ.5 – Prefixes RR.1, RR.2, RR.3 – Suffixes SS.1, SS.2, SS.3, SS.4 – Greek and Latin Roots TT.1, TT.2, TT.3, TT.4, TT.5 – Reference Skills

 

8th Grade Supply List