September 20,2017 – 8th Grade


History –  Make certain that the first 10 pages of history notes, and defined terms, are copied in your notebook by next Thursday.

English – Lesson 2 Usage Test tomorrow! Lesson 2 Assignments — Pre-assessment, Key Word Sort & Root Highlight, 2a, 2b, 2c, Key Word Symbols, and 2 “short line” sentences — will be collected tomorrow. Be sure you have completed IXL A.1 as well.

Science – MODS 2 & 3 – bring supplies for s’mores if you can.  All mods – continue to bring items for your thermodynamics project

Math Mod 1 – practice writing out examples in notes for quiz.

Math Mods 3 & 4 – practice writing out examples in notes for quiz.

Literature (Lampe) – Finish Reading and taking notes on “Fox Hunt”

Literature (Kable) 6 – Stargirl Background Collages — A middle school, high school boy / girl is…

Literature (Kable) 9 – Be ready for Quiz over Act I of Twelve Angry Men at the end of class tomorrow. See 12 Angry Men – Act I Notes to review.

Religion – Read pages 88-92 for Monday

Spanish -Quiz jueves – Flipbook due

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A proud graduate of SPSL, this marks my eleventh year teaching English and Literature in Catholic schools. Outside the classroom, I can be found passing the time in various stages of the writing process, reading, watching movies, fretting over Creighton's latest performance, and doling out questionable life advice to one of my ten nieces and nephews.

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Lesson 2 Usage Test