Welcome to Ms. Hoskins' 8th Grade Language Arts!

  • Co-Taught Irony Test Review

    Posted by Savannah Hoskins on 3/3/2017

    Below is the study guide for Ms. Gaskins' Co-taught ELA Irony Test. You will need to study:

    1. The three types of Irony

    2. "The Monkey's Paw," 

    3. Rope

    4. "The Tell Tale Heart"


    Co-Taught Irony Test Review

    The Monkey's Paw PDF

    Tell Tale Heart PDF

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  • Co-Taught Post! Essay Info

    Posted by Savannah Hoskins on 2/10/2017

    In class we are writing our first full length 5 paragraph essay! The assignment is to write an argumentative essay about whether genetic modification is a good idea or a bad idea. For this weekend's homework (02/10/17), students need to finish their introduction and first body paragraph. Go to the Resources page to access the article and outline sheet! First paragraph and introduction are due Monday!


    Article:Genetic modification article

    Organizer: Graphic Organizer

    Thesis Statement vs Topic Sentence Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nx2-PcBzZjo

    How to Write a 5 Paragraph Essay Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5uSJEiNZ1rE

    How to Write a Concluding Statement Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5gakRCXluS4

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  • Welcome 8th Grade Parents & Students!

    Posted by Savannah Hoskins on 8/2/2016

    For Small Group ELA with Ms. Hoskins, click the small group tab to the right -->


    For Co-taught ELA with Ms. Hoskins and Ms. Gaskins, visit Mrs. Gaskins page: https://www.paulding.k12.ga.us/Domain/2028



    It is going to be a great year of learning and I am so excited to share this journey with all of you! Please use this website to answer questions you may have, find and download useful forms, and access websites we use in class. Please contact me if you have any question or concerns. 


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