MGM 8th Grade House News
November 30, 2018
School website: mgms.lexington1.net
Take a Stand Expedition
1. Why take a stand?
2. How do I, others, and organizations take a stand?
Musical Theatre Production of Guys and Dolls Jr
Join MGM Musical Theatre 7th and 8th grade casts for a dice rolling good time this week as they present the musical "Guys and Dolls JR." See what Nathan, Adelaide, Sky and Sarah and the amazing cast are up to as they try travel from the heart of Times Square to Havana and back.
8th grade cast performs on Thursday and Friday night at 6:30pm and 7th grade roars to the stage on Saturday at 4pm and 6:30pm. Tickets are available at the door for $7 and kids under 5 are free.
See you there!
MGM Counseling Department - Follow us on Twitter: @mgmcounseling
MGM PTO NEWS
See upcoming PTO dates:
* Ongoing - keep saving your used ink and toner cartridges
Dec 5 - Collaborative Planning Day - Dismiss at 12:40
Dec 7 - Krispy Kreme car line sale 7am
Dec 7 - PTO Meeting 8am (following car line sale)
Dec 11 - Pelican's Snoballs & Box Tops Collection during lunches
Dec 12 - Pelican's Snoballs & Box Tops Collection during lunches
Dec 13 - Merchandise Sale during lunches
Dec 14- Merchandise sale during lunches
Dec 21- Half Day
Dec 24 - Jan 4 - Winter Break
Book Club December 11th 3:30-4:30
Relay for Life - Fill a Water Bottle
Can you imagine the impact we could have as a school if EVERY CREW could fill a water bottle for Relay for Life?
Bring your dimes to CREW and fill up a water bottle for Relay for Life.
Save the Date - 9th Grade Course Selection
Rising 9th Grade Course Selection Night @ MGM
Tuesday, January 15. 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Don't forget your 2018-2019 yearbook! The price will go up soon. Please go to jostensyearbooks.com to order yours today.
Week of Dec 3rd
8th grade iCivics-summative on Elections, Monday 12/3
7th grade iCivics-summative on Elections, Friday 12/7
8TH GRADE UPCOMING ASSESSMENTS
ENGLISH I: Check Schoology for updates
PRE-ALGEBRA: Slope-intercept form quiz on Tuesday
ALGEBRA I: 6.1-6.3 quiz on Friday
Case Study Due (Summative Grade)-Friday
GEOMETRY: Triangle Theorems Quiz on Monday
Triangle Mid-Chapter Assessment on Thursday
SCIENCE : Test Tuesday (Space Tools and Technology, Universe and Galaxies, StarsO
SOCIAL STUDIES: Research for Take A Stand Debate is due at the end of class on Tuesday 12/4 (Formative Grade)
Take A Stand Debates (Summative Grade) are Tuesday 12/11, Wednesday 12/12, and Thursday 12/13.
WORLD LANGUAGES: Please click on the link to view assessments.
Teacher Contact Information
Please contact your child's teacher if you have any questions or concerns.
Dr Bill Coon - email@example.com
Dr. Kyle Meetze - firstname.lastname@example.org
Alisa Long- email@example.com
Ashley Holmes firstname.lastname@example.org
8th Grade Core Teachers
Please see the attached information for 8th grade core teachers. Each content area also provided tips for success in these classes.
Drama - Rachel Cooper - email@example.com
Orchestra - Jennifer Mann - firstname.lastname@example.org
Dance - Megan Viazanko- email@example.com
Dance - Kara Corley - firstname.lastname@example.org
Band - Melanie Winn- email@example.com
Art - June Collins - firstname.lastname@example.org
Art - Beth Maddox - email@example.com
Chorus - Augie Gil- firstname.lastname@example.org
STEM - Cliff Roberts - email@example.com
ICIVICS - Melody Shafer - firstname.lastname@example.org
Outdoor Ed - Phillip Thomas - email@example.com
Outdoor Ed - Stephen Harmon - firstname.lastname@example.org
Outdoor Ed- Abby Chisholm - email@example.com
PE - Candice Cobb - firstname.lastname@example.org
PE - Ben Anderson- email@example.com
Digital Design - Ryan Panter - firstname.lastname@example.org
Supplemental Math - Ann Bennett - email@example.com
Academic Seminar LA - Susan Myrick - firstname.lastname@example.org
Math RTI - Trisha Hamilton - email@example.com
ELA RTI - Rayna Kleckley - firstname.lastname@example.org
Academic Seminar LA - Jennifer Williams - email@example.com
Latin - Jessica Stolebarger - firstname.lastname@example.org
French - Dr. Todd Spaulding - email@example.com
French - Erin Hamner - firstname.lastname@example.org
French - Cheikh Fall - email@example.com
French - Catherine Pontens-Alemu - firstname.lastname@example.org
Chinese - Na Zhang - email@example.com
Chinese - Susan Wang - firstname.lastname@example.org
Chinese-Natalie Lukity - email@example.com
Spanish - Samantha Simmons - firstname.lastname@example.org
Spanish - Valentina Salomon email@example.com
Spanish - Hilda Duarte - firstname.lastname@example.org
Spanish - Filder Segura - email@example.com