English/Language Arts Complete Semester 2 Curriculum for Grades 8 & 9

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8th - 9th, Homeschool
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This complete semester 2 curriculum will take you from the first day procedures, syllabus, and get-to-know-you activities to the final semester reflection. Every day and every lesson is planned and created for your 8th or 9th grade students. This curriculum is aligned to CCSS standards; the semester 1  and semester 2 curriculum will cover all of the CCSS standards for both 8th and 9th grade. 

Each of these units are classroom tested and perfected. Each unit also carries a perfect 4.0 rating here on TpT. Check out the preview for more information on what units are included, or click through to see each unit in detail below! 

This bundle comes with my 24/7 support as well. If you have any questions, need advice, or just need a sounding board, I am available via email at any time! 

This bundle includes the following:

➀ Semester Goal Setting and Syllabus Review

Analyzing Rhetoric Complete Unit Bundle

➪This includes lessons and activities on Ethos, Pathos, Logos, Logical Fallacies, Analyzing Rhetoric, and Bell Ringers to practice all skills! 

Analyzing Rhetoric with Dr. King's Letter From a Birmingham Jail.

The Argument Games

➄ Two Argument Pre-Writing Activities

Argumentative Writing Unit

Citing Textual Evidence

Debate Complete Unit

Literature Circle Unit

Complete Poetry Analysis

➫ with The Negro Speaks of Rivers Poetry Analysis Lesson.

❶❶To Kill a Mockingbird Complete Unit Bundle

➪ This unit includes five To Kill a Mockingbird Lessons: 

Introducing To Kill a Mockingbird, Literary Analysis with TKAM, Paired Passage with We Wear the Mask, Analyzing Rhetoric with Atticus Finch's Closing Arguments, and Theme/Character Analysis Essay.

❶➋ Reflect 'N' Sketch

❶❸ Cube of Reflection Activities

➊❹ End-of-Year Writing Prompts


Three bonus lessons for extra time, extension activities for gifted learners, and sub plans!

➾ Word Choice One Day Lesson

Walden Theme Analysis with Found Poetry

Paradox in Literature

To learn more about the Semester 1 Bundle to correlates with this Second Semester Bundle Click HERE

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1 Semester
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