Janet Hayes

Ms. Janet Hayes
Welcome to 8th Grade Language Arts!

This webpage will provide you with useful information pertaining to the class as well as important events. 
Please contact me if you have any questions or concerns.
My email address is jhayes@dcps.k12.va.us
Ridgeview Middle School's Phone number is 276-835-1601
My planning time is from 1:30-2:45.
Useful websites: 
www.portaportal.com  Go to guest login:  jjhayes

The 8th Grade Writing SOL is March 27th & March 28th

Week of 3/20/17-3/24/17
Spelling and Vocabulary Test: There will be no tests this week due to preparing for the 8th grade Writing SOL.

Essay Prompt:  No essay prompt this week due to SOL review.  Students have an SOL study packet they are completing. 

Students are focusing on different types of irony, verbal, situational, and dramatic along with main idea and summarizing.  Students are working on homophones and editing skills (punctuation, capitalization, subject-verb agreement). 

Supply List:

3 inch binder
10 section dividers
1 subject notebook
USB Flash Drive (2 GB or more)