• Resource ID: E8RdM2L6
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Understanding Poetry

    You will learn how to find the meanings of words through analogy and other word relationships.

    • Resource ID: E8RdM2L8
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Understanding Drama

    You will learn how to make complex inferences in a play and use textual evidence to support your understanding.

    • Resource ID: E8RdM2L11
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Imagery and Figurative Language (Grade 8)

    You will learn how to make complex inferences and use textual evidence such as imagery and figurative language to support understanding.

    • Resource ID: E8WrM3L3
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Appositive Phrases, and Adverbial and Adjectival Phrases and Clauses

    You will learn how to use and understand the purpose of appositive phrases, and adverbial and adjectival phrases and clauses.

    • Resource ID: PBS357
    • Grade Range: 3–8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Using the Correct Verb Tense | No Nonsense Grammar

    Verb tense is used to show when an action occurs, whether it is in the past, the present, or the future.

    • Resource ID: E8WrM1L9
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Write a Persuasive Text that Supports a Position

    You will learn to write a persuasive text that responds to the views of others by using evidence that differentiates between fact and opinion to support your viewpoint.

    • Resource ID: E8RdM3L2
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Make Inferences in Informational/Expository Text

    By using different organizational patterns as guides, you will learn how to make subtle inferences and draw complex conclusions while distinguishing factual claims.

    • Resource ID: E8WrM3L6
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Punctuation

    You will learn strategies to help you edit your writing for correct punctuation.

    • Resource ID: E8RdM2L2
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Analyze Linear Plot Developments in Literary Texts/Fiction

    You will learn how to use the elements of linear plot development to determine whether and how conflicts are resolved.

    • Resource ID: E8WrM3L1
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Edit Drafts for Grammar, Mechanics, and Spelling

    You will learn how to edit a draft for grammar, mechanics, and spelling using editing strategies.

    • Resource ID: E8WrM2L1
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Revise Your Writing

    You will learn strategies to help you revise your writing to achieve clarity, coherence, and transition in order to address purpose, audience, and genre.

    • Resource ID: E8WrM1L6
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Write Expository Text That Uses a Variety of Sentence Structures, Rhetorical Devices, and Transitions

    You will learn how to write an expository/procedural text that uses a variety of sentence structures, rhetorical devices, and transitions.

    • Resource ID: E8WrM1L7
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Write Expository Text That Synthesizes Ideas

    You will learn how to write an expository text that synthesizes ideas.

    • Resource ID: E8RdM3L1
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Summarize Informational/Expository Text

    You will learn how to summarize main ideas, supporting details, and relationships among ideas within expository text.

    • Resource ID: E8RdM2L4
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Analyze Point of View in Literary Texts/Fiction

    You will learn how to identify and understand an author’s choice of point of view, including limited versus omniscient and subjective versus objective.

    • Resource ID: E8RdM2L3
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Analyze the Central Characters in Literary Text/Fiction

    You will learn how the central characters’ qualities influence them and resolution of the central conflict.

    • Resource ID: E8WrM3L2
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Subordinating Conjunctions

    You will learn how to use and understand the purpose of subordinating conjunctions.

    • Resource ID: E8WrM3L4
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Main and Subordinate Clauses

    You will learn how to use and understand the purpose of main clauses and subordinate clauses.