Chestnut Talented and Gifted
Middle School

GROWTH IS THE MINDSET

“The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth." -John F. Kennedy

ELA CURRICULUM

 

Eighth grade ELA students will spend the majority of the year focusing on grammar, vocabulary, comprehension, and reading skills. During classes, students will be exposed to more complicated stories, poems, vocabulary words, concepts, and activities. Our lessons align with the MA Curriculum Standards and are reflective of MyPerspectives modules.

 

UNIT OVERVIEW

Unit I: Rites of Passage

Unit II: The Holocaust

Unit III: What Matters

Unit IV: Human Intelligence

Unit V: Invention

ABOUT MS.  MARCELIN

This is my second year teaching at TAG and I am beyond excited! I hope to create a learning environment where students feel represented and valued. Through literacy, students and I will explore the connections between content and culture.

CONTACT MS. MARCELIN

Chestnut Talented and Gifted Middle School 

355 Plainfield Street, Springfield MA 01104

marcelinm@springfieldpublicschools.com

School Phone: 413-750-2333

Email is my preferred method of communication.  I will try to respond to all emails within one business day.