8th Grade -

Language: Conventions


Every-Day Edit Brush up on your DOL skills by taking a glance at daily writing challenges.
Hyphens, Dashes, Ellipses, & Commas Prezi Presentation A mini-lesson over these four tricky punctuation marks.
Practicing Plurals An interactive game where students are asked to help the “Plural Girls”  find the plural forms of words.    Students can select a difficulty level that meets their abilities.
Spelling City Work on spelling and vocabulary words by using different interactive activities.
Test Your Spelling An interactive site where students can practice their spelling skills; a narrator reads the passage, and students must spell words from the passage as they are read
Torture the Teacher  Work to master the 100 most commonly misspelled words.  Enjoy torturing the teacher by selecting the wrong spelling and forcing the teachers to resign.
Visual Spelling Bee Do you enjoy participating in the spelling bee each year?  If so, try this online version.  The words get more challenging as you go.