Tarheels/ Team 1 Newsletter
November 14, 2014
- Please donate tissues and hand sanitizer. The cold season has begun.
- No school for students November 26-28 due to the Thanksgiving holiday.
- Field Trip Announcement! On November 25th students will travel with their homeroom to the Green Room in Newton to view "Miracle on a 34th Street" a musical. Students will need a bagged lunch on this day. Some students ordered bagged lunches from the cafeteria. If your child did not turn in their order form they MUST pack their own lunch that day.
- 4 1/2 Week Reward for qualifying students will take place on December 5th during 3rd and 4th periods.
Popcorn Poppers Needed
Friday, Dec. 5th, 9-11am
JFMS Team 1
RSVPs are enabled for this event.
Academic Class Information
All Articles can be found on my webpage under 7th Grade Documents. They are identified by the title of the article for that particular week. Novels will be checked out to students by next week.
1st and 3rd periods were assigned a Think Tac Toe choice board for upcoming projects. They are given 9 options and must choose 2 projects from those choices to complete. The due date is December 18th and one of the two must be presented to the class.
2nd and 4th period will receive project information in two weeks.
Math Group Tutoring and Afterschool Help Sessions
1st, 2nd & 4th periods have been working on recognizing proportional relationships, identifying if their is a constant of proportionality and explaining what a point (x,y) means on a graph of a proportional relationship. They will be taking their Ch. 2 test later this week on Wednesday or Thursday.
3rd period is finishing up Ch. 1 understanding unit rate and using proportional relationships to solve multi-step ration problems. They will be taking their ch. 1 test on Tuesday.
The Council on Adolescents of Catawba County will be delivering the Entering Adolescence program to our students on Dec. 1st - 4th. Permission must be given by parents/guardians for students to participate. Permission forms will be sent home on Nov. 17, 2014. Parents/guardians should return the completed and signed forms immediately. For more information on the COA program visit www.coacatawba.org or call 828-322-4591