Basehor-Linwood Middle School

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8th Grade Course Outline

Listed below are the required courses for the eighth grade and available electives. Students will select three electives. Math placement will be based upon the seventh grade math teachers recommendation and their Transitional Math grade.
First Semester Second Semester
1. U.S. History 1. U.S. History
2. English 8 2. English 8
3. Algebra I 8/ Pre-Algebra 8 3. Algebra I 8/ Pre-Algebra 8
4. Earth Science 4. Earth Science
5. Reading 8 5. Reading 8
6. (Elective) 6. (Elective)
7. (Elective) 7. (Elective)
8. (Elective) 8. (Elective)
Advanced Art (yr)  
Band (yr) Gateway to Tech, Robotics, Eng (sem)
Chorus (yr) 3D Sculpture (yr)
Orchestra (yr) Art (sem)
B.I.T. (yr) Tech (sem)
BLMS Tech Explorers (yr) Theatre (sem)
Career & Life Planning (yr) Creative Writing (sem)
Explorations of Technology  Intro to Coding (sem)
Physical Education (yr) Business Principals (sem)
Spanish (yr) Leadership 101 (sem)
Yearbook/Journalism (yr) Body Systems (sem)