Welcome to Eighth Grade!
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What's going on this week? May 15th
Dates to Remember
We will begin working in Chapter 11. The students will explore probability and data analysis.
Students will finish reviewing for their end of the year exam scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday this week. This exam will cover ALL the material we've gone over this year. They will have plenty of opportunities to ask questions and practice all these skills again.
We will begin studying the "The Lord's Prayer" in chapter 12. They will identify it as a blueprint for living the Gospel.
We will finish up this chapter this week and preapare for a test on Thursday.
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.
Students will begin chapter 9 this week. It focuses on identifying and discussing the importance of various aspects of the Jefferson era. We may or may not have a test over this chapter.
Have a Great Summer!
Reading: Students finished reading a play called "The Diary of Anne Frank". We will watch Act II of the movie this week
There will be a READ THEORY assignment this week.
Students will NOT have a Reading test Friday.
We will be studying prepositional, adverb, and adjective phrases along with interjections.
Writing: Apply these skills to writing.
Spelling: Students will work on Lesson 20 this week.
WORD LIST: alienate, fervent, forbearance, gullible, hindrance, inflammatory, ordain, ovation, overt, recant, rejoinder, reproach, servile, surpass, vilify.
There will be a SPELLING TEST Friday!