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Welcome to Eighth Grade!
Welcome to the eighth grade web page! I hope you find all the answers to your questions.  If you still have more questions even after you have looked through this website, please email me and I will do my best to help you out.
What's going on this week? August 13th
Lunch Helpers!

Thursday- August 16th--Ellee, Macy, Bryce

Friday- August 17th--Caroline, Alan, Harmon

Important Notes


  • Don't forget to get those Conduct Reports signed on the weekends.  They MUST be signed and return every Monday.
  • Check out the important website links to the right for information on your child's progress in each class and extra skills practice in math and reading.
Dates to Remember
  • Aug. 15th--Feast of the Assumption--Holy day of obligation--please join us for mass @ 8:45.
  • Sept. 3rd--Labor Day--NO SCHOOL!!
  • Sept. 7th--Progress Reports are ready for viewing.
  • Sept. 8th & 9th-- Fall Fest-- Looking forward to seeing you all there--please turn in "$$ Tree" donations by August 31st.
  • Sept. 12th-- early release day @ 3.
  • Sept. 27th--Grandparent's day--mass @ 8:45
  • Sept 28th-- FC Homecoming
  • Oct 5th--1st Quarter ends
  • Oct 8th-10th-- Parent/teacher conferences
  • Oct 11th--NO SCHOOL
  • Oct 12th--SMILE!! school pictures
  • Oct 18th & 19th--CYO camp-- more info to come.
  • Oct 22nd-26th--Fall Break--Have a safe and fun break!!

We will begin working in Chapter 1 - Variables, Expressions, and Integers. The students will evaluate/write variable expressions, use powers to describe repeated multiplication and use order of operations to evaluate expressions.

Algebra I

Students will begin with lots of review in chapter 1.  This chapter focuses on algebraic equations.  We will write, solve and graph equations and much more.


Students will discover the meaning of true happiness as the pursuit of holiness in chapter 1.

Students MUST have rosaries at school every Wednesday. They will receive participation points and I will be checking that they have one each time we go to church for rosary in the morning.


Social Studies

Students will explain how people arrived in the Americas, and describe the cultural contributions of the Native Americans in chapter 1.  We will be creating musuem exhibits in class to learn more about the first Americans.


Students will begin the year with a stem challenge to create a cupholder with limited supplies.

We will then begin studying the nature of scientific inquiry and engineering in the text.


Reading: Students will be reading a story called "An Hour with Auelo".  We will practice answering comprehension questions using the strategy RACE.  There will be a test on Friday over this story. 


There will be a  READ THEORY assignment this week. 
It will be due on Friday and is expected to ALL be done at school.

******Students were given their ReadnQuiz 1st quarter assignment.  They have until October 3rd to accumulate their points to achieve the grade that they choose.

Grammar:  Students will be learning about "The Sentence and Its Parts" in chpter 1.  
Writing:  Students will learn how to annotate using text symbols.  We will practice it with this week's reading story.

Spelling: Students will be working on Lesson 1 this week.  Spelling activities are due Friday morning before the spelling test.

WORD LIST:  avid, brusque, concise, demean, despicable, emulate, evoke, excruciating, inaugurate, pervade, proprietor, pseudonym, rebuff, resilient, turbulent.

There will be a SPELLING TEST Friday morning!

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Mrs. Hoff

Created: Aug 13, 2009
Updated: Aug 13, 2018
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Contact Me!
Mrs. Hoff

Created: Aug 13, 2009
Updated: Aug 13, 2018
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