8th Grade Happenings

October 1, 2018

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Fundraiser Information

Candle Sales

8th graders will be selling Soy candles beginning September 24th. Money and forms will be due on October 10th.

Wreath and Poinsettia Sale

Wreaths and Poinsettia sales will begin on October 26th.

Skyward and Progress Reports

Progress Reports

Progress reports will be emailed on Friday. Shortly after you receive your child's progress report we will send a google form asking you to respond with a yes/no that you have reviewed the progress report with your child and checked Skyward for the most current grades.

Please check skyward regularly. We will be updating the site often.

Bike Trip

Please return the bike permission slips on time. They are due Monday, October 1st. We are still in need of drivers to transport students. Our bike trip is October 8th.

Washington DC

Please don't forget to sign up for Washington DC through the Brightspark link using the code that we provided on curriculum night.

Academically Speaking

Language Arts

Reading- We are reading the novel Milkweed, by Jerry Spinelli.

Skill: Elements of the Story

Grammar- Quiz this week



There is a test over chapter 4 on Thursday. I sent home a study guide on Thursday of last week.

Social Studies-

We are studying the Constitutional Convention.

Important Dates

October 5 Bike Rodeo

October 5 Progress Reports

October 8 Bike trip

October 26 CMS dance (3pm-5pm)