Dive deeper into higher grammar concepts and composing exercises featured in this work-text. Introduce your 8th grader to noun clauses, gerunds, and infinitives, while reviewing the 8 parts of speech plus diagramming. With multiply exercises, including 67 original sentence-writing exercises, help your child develop an excellent grasp of grammar. In addition, 22 composition practices are included to prepare your 8th grader with his research paper on a great American. With a condensed handbook provided in this book, your students will have all the tools needed to improve their overall oral and verbal communication skills.