Allegany-Limestone Central School

8th Grade - English - Mrs. Ayers

 
 

Spring       

"If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant..."  Anne Bradstreet
 
Welcome to Mrs. Ayers's page!
 ELA 8
Homework: 
  • New homework
    • Daily Dazzle 10, questions 1-10
    •  due Friday, April 11th
Nonfiction
    • Read "Walt Whitman Biography"
        • discuss;respond to comprehension questions

POETRY
  • Elegy (Tues.-Thurs.)
    •  "O Captain! My Captain!"
      • define vocabulary and terms
        • practice activity
      • Identify the extended metaphor
      • Paraphrase each stanza
        • complete the graphic organizer
      • Respond to comprehension questions
    • Quiz-Thursday, April 10th
Shakespeare unit (Friday)
  •  Read "Shakespeare's Biography"
    • check comprehension
      • respond to questions



 

 

 

 


 




 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 

 

 



 

 

 
 
 

 


 


gayers@alcsny.org
(716) 375-6600 extension 2266 for Middle School or 2220 for High School