MGM 8th Grade Gator News

Learn By Doing...Lead By Example

September 8, 2015

Welcome!

Please read below for house news, upcoming assessments, and 8th-grade house highlights!

NEWS AND UPDATES

TRIP TO LEXINGTON TECHNOLOGY CENTER

All 8th-grade students will visit Lexington Technology Center next Friday, September 18th. Please sign and return the permission slip for your child.

GATOR TALES YEARBOOK

Get your 2016 Gator Tales yearbook at the lowest price of the year! Orders will be taken through September 18 for $50! You can order with cash or check through the front office, or click HERE to access the Josten's site to place your order!

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YEARBOOK STAFF NEEDS YOUR HELP!

The yearbook staff is always in need of sports photos. If your child is part of a MGM or Riverbluff sports team and you have pictures for yearbook consideration, please email them to aroberts@lexington1.net. Thank you!

PARENT SURVEY - PLEASE COMPLETE

Please click HERE to complete a parent survey for our Counseling Center.

HEALING HEARTS

Healing Hearts is a grief support program offered through Lexington School District 1. If your family or students has experienced loss, you may be interested. The next session of Healing Hearts will be held at MGM on October 12, 2015 from 6:00 to 8:00.


For more information on Healing Hearts, click HERE.

UPCOMING ASSESSMENTS

Check Schoology for more details. Email your student's teacher with specific questions.


Pre-Algebra: Map Testing Friday (9/11)

Algebra I: SLO Pretest Tuesday (9/9) & Wednesday (9/10), MAP Testing Friday (9/11)

Algebra II: SLO Pretest Tuesday (9/9) & Wednesday (9/10), MAP Testing Friday (9/11)


Science: See Schoology for Roller Coaster Lab Report due dates and rubric


Social Studies: Colonial America Quiz is Friday (9/11)


ELA Grade Level: MAP testing this week

English I: MAP testing this week


World Language French Immersion (8th): None

World Language French Passport: Presentational Writing on Morocco

World Language Novice A: Unit 1.1 Summative IPA

World Language Novice B2: Formative Interpretive Reading, Thursday (9/10)

World Language Novice C1: None

World Language Novice C3 Spanish: None

World Language Latin Novice A: None

World Language Latin 1: None

World Language Latin2: None

Thank you for sharing your children with us each day!