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  • 8th Grade ELA

    Welcome to 8th grade ELA!
    I am  happy to have you in my class this year. We will be exploring many types of narrative and expository texts to further strengthen your reading level. I am looking forward to getting to know all of you.
    Here is a bit about myself. I have been teaching in the Deer Valley school district for 22 years as a Language Arts educator.
    I have been here at Desert Sky for 21 of those years.
    I thoroughly enjoy teaching young adolescents and having them teach me as well.
    I have one daughter, Madison, who recently graduated high school and is off into the world of adulthood.. In my free time I enjoy spending my time with her, as well as reading and watching football (Go Chiefs!!!!).
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    Class Schedule
    Period Times Class Name
    1st A day 8:15-10:15 8th grade ELA
    2nd B day 8:15-10:15  ADV 8th grade ELA
    3rd A day 10:25-12:25  8th grade ELA
    4th B day 10:25-12:25 8th grade ELA
    5th A day 1:00-3:00 prep
    6th B day 1:00-3:00  8th grade ELA



  • Mission Statement

    Our mission is to prepare all students to be active, productive and successful problem solvers in our ever changing world.