Eighth Grade Homeschool Curriculum
Bridgeway Academy’s 8th grade homeschool curriculum packages are customized for your child to ensure academic success in middle school. Your advisor will work with you to find the best curriculum to meet the needs and goals of your child.
English / Language Arts
This course is designed to equip 8th grade students with a strong understanding of the eight parts of speech, grammar and writing skills.
In addition 8th grade students work to develop and integrate communication skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking.
Literature study is integrated into the 8th grade English courses; however, students are also encouraged to read and submit specific assignments for four different classic literature titles.
Your advisor will work with you to select the appropriate American History course to meet your 8th grade student’s specific needs and goals. Students who have chosen to focus on a more in-depth World History may also opt to take World History I, II or III.
Eighth grade students are placed in a math program that is suitable to meet their needs and abilities. Possible placements include: Remedial Math, General Math (a review of fractions, decimals and consumer math), Pre-Algebra, Algebra I, Geometry, Consumer Math
Eighth grade students are placed in a science program that will meet their needs while preparing them for their future studies in science.
Students may opt to take General Science, which provides an introduction to life science, earth science, physical science and chemistry or specialize in one of the following courses: Earth and Space Science, Physical Science, Biology
Eighth grade students may opt to take electives through our online learning labs. Visit our Live Online Classes page to learn more about these live, interactive homeschool courses where your child can learn with students from all over the world.
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