Phone: (609) 698-5880


Degrees and Certifications:

BA in English Literature Masters in the Art of Teaching

Mrs. Lauren Rollis

Welcome to Mrs. Rollis's  Web Page for Grade 8 Language Arts!!! 

This year we will explore texts that will present interesting topics, focus on critical writing skills, and fine-tune how we think about literature.  Exploring and building these skills will help prepare for high school challenges.      

Classroom Rules:

  • Communicate with me directly - questions, concerns, and/or personal information.
  • Cell phones are prohibited.
  • ABSENT WORK—It is the student’s responsibility to find out what work was missed, complete the work, and submit the work to me. 
  • Cheating = Zero; NO WORK = NO CREDIT! 

Materials Needed:

- Pen and/or pencil [EVERY CLASS!!!!]

- Small binder [with lined paper and a means of storing handouts]

- School-issued Chromebook

Binder Organization ~ Two ways!! 

#1: No DIVIDERS?? 

Front = current literature notes

Back = all year notes [writing, vocabulary, literary analysis]


  • Current Literature
  • Literary Analysis & Vocabulary
  • Writing 



Helpful Websites  (online homework help and tutors)   (content-specific quizzes)   (make online quizzes)   (grammar help)   ​(English grammar help for ELL Learners)