English 8 Home Page

Welcome to Mrs. Backes's English Web Page!

All of the information needed to be successful in English will be given out in class, but you might find helpful information on this site, too. Soon after the beginning of the year, I will start sending out my daily homework email. Please contact me with your email address if you would like to receive it.

Feel free to email me if you have any questions about upcoming assignments or grades, or if you have any major concerns about English class. I will respond to you as soon as I can.

My contact information is 
Email: kbackes@warsaw.k12.ny.us
Phone: 585-786-8000 Ext. 2128



Word of the Day

drumbeater discuss

Definition:(noun) One that supports a cause, especially vehemently.
Synonyms:partisan, zealot
Usage:The editor of the newspaper was an unabashed drumbeater for the cause.