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Welcome to 8th Grade ELA

My name is Mrs. Golden and this is my 10th year at Bon Lin Middle School.  I am excited about what this year has in store for us. There is no place I would rather B than Bon Lin Middle School.  I am teaching four language arts classes this year and I am one of the Beta Club sponsors.  

Bell Schedule - 8th Grade (only)

Homeroom - 7:40 - 8:03

1st Period 8:06 - 9:09

2nd Period 9:12 - 10:15

3rd Period10:18 - 11:21

 4th / 5th Period11:24 - 12:58

5th Period 1:01 - 2:04

6th Period 2:07 - 3:00



Curriculum Content - Novels

Q1 "Flowers for Algernon"






Recent Posts

Q3 Week 1 Notes...

- Students need to bring headphones daily
- "Monster" & "Nothing But the Truth" novel need to be returned
- 1st and 3rd period classes have reading assignments to share with their parents tonight (1/7/20)
The quarter 3 curriculum introduces "Identity and Unwritten Rules"
- This week we are reading:
          "The Bear That Wasn't"
          “Words Matter” by Mary Young Pimatisiwin
          “Finding Confidence” by Cameron Tuttle
          “Names and Identity” by Jennifer Wang
          “Gender and Identity” by Lori Duron
          "The Lunch Date"
Additionally we are reviewing the end of semester 1 exam, and practicing for TN Ready assesments.