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 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Kyle Meetze - email@example.com
Alisa Long- firstname.lastname@example.org
Ashley Holmes email@example.com
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 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Orchestra - Jennifer Mann - email@example.com
Dance - Megan Viazanko- firstname.lastname@example.org
Dance - Kara Corley - email@example.com
Band - Melanie Winn- firstname.lastname@example.org
Art - June Collins - email@example.com
Art - Beth Maddox - firstname.lastname@example.org
Chorus - Augie Gil- email@example.com
STEM - Cliff Roberts - firstname.lastname@example.org
ICIVICS - Melody Shafer - email@example.com
Outdoor Ed - Phillip Thomas - firstname.lastname@example.org
Outdoor Ed - Stephen Harmon - email@example.com
Outdoor Ed- Abby Chisholm - firstname.lastname@example.org
PE - Candice Cobb - email@example.com
PE - Ben Anderson- firstname.lastname@example.org
Digital Design - Ryan Panter - email@example.com
Supplemental Math - Ann Bennett - firstname.lastname@example.org
Academic Seminar LA - Susan Myrick - email@example.com
Math RTI - Trisha Hamilton - firstname.lastname@example.org
ELA RTI - Rayna Kleckley - email@example.com
Academic Seminar LA - Jennifer Williams - firstname.lastname@example.org
Latin - Jessica Stolebarger - email@example.com
French - Dr. Todd Spaulding - firstname.lastname@example.org
French - Erin Hamner - email@example.com
French - Cheikh Fall - firstname.lastname@example.org
French - Catherine Pontens-Alemu - email@example.com
Chinese - Na Zhang - firstname.lastname@example.org
Chinese - Susan Wang - email@example.com
Chinese-Natalie Lukity - firstname.lastname@example.org
Spanish - Samantha Simmons - email@example.com
Spanish - Valentina Salomon firstname.lastname@example.org
Spanish - Hilda Duarte - email@example.com
Spanish - Filder Segura - firstname.lastname@example.org