Mrs. Reichow's 8th Grade ELA

Welcome to 8th grade Advanced English Language Arts!

This year we will be using this website temporarily until our class transitions to a platform, CANVAS.  Students will be notified when we will transition to CANVAS.

Thanks, Mrs. Reichow


Class Information 2017-2018

Course focus:

  • Active reading
  • Text analysis: Analysis of literature and informational texts from varied literary periods
  • Writing for a variety of purposes
  • Effective listening, speaking, and viewing
  • Collaboration and discussion


Curriculum  Resources and Highlights:

  • HMH Collections
  • Novels
  • Supplemental programs such as: Achieve 3000 and other resources


Supplies needed daily for ELA class: (all supplies can be shared with other classes unless noted with *)

  • Folder with pockets for ELA class *
  • Personal novel (DEAR Book-Drop Everything And Read)
  • Personal headphones/earbuds
  • Lined loose notebook paper
  • Pens (red, blue, black)
  • USB Drive
  • #2 Pencils (mechanical preferred)
  • Colored pencils or washable markers * (Please bring one of these items to class during 1st week of school. These items will be left in class)
  • Highlighters
  • Post-it notes recommended *


Home-School Communication:

Best way to contact me is via email or REMIND 101 app. :)



Remind 101 app

*Get class text messages periodically sent to your phone via REMIND 101 app.

To be added to text message group: go to OR

Send a message from Smart Phone to be added…

Text your class code to the following number: 81010
class code: @lreichow (make sure to type @)

754 323-3200


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