The Mr. Ellis Newsletter

What's Going On in Mr. E's Class and Around Midway Middle

Week of May 16th to May 20th

HOPE EVERYONE HAD A GREAT WEEKEND! ONLY 15 MORE DAYS OF SCHOOL! THIS IS THAT LAST WEEK BEFORE TESTING!


I WILL BE HAVING A SCIENCE EOG STUDY SESSION ON WEDNESDAY AFTER SCHOOL FOR ANY STUDENT IN MY SCIENCE CLASSES. IT WILL START AFTER SCHOOL AND END AT 4:30. STUDENTS MUST HAVE A SIGNED NOTE TO STAY WITH ME ON WEDNESDAY.


I ALSO HAVE A 8TH GRADE SCIENCE EOG STUDY GUIDE THAT IS ON MY SCHOOL WEBSITE UNDER THE DOCUMENT MANAGER PAGE FOR DOWNLOADING. I ALSO SENT IT VIA THE REMIND TEXT LAST FRIDAY. IF YOU WOULD LIKE ME TO SEND IT VIA EMAIL THEN JUST SEND ME A SHORT EMAIL AND I WILL SEND IT TO YOU ASAP.


EOG RALLY ASSEMBLY ON FRIDAY (MAY 20TH)


FIELD DAY ON THE FRIDAY AFTER EOGS (MAY 27TH)


SCHEDULE FOR THIS WEEK:


SCIENCE:

WE WILL BE IN THE LIBRARY THIS WEEK TAKING A TUTORIAL FOR OUR ONLINE TESTS (SCIENCE, SOCIAL STUDIES, AND MATH1). WE WILL ALSO TAKE A PRACTICE SCIENCE EOG TEST ON SCHOOLNET


MATH:

WE WILL RETURN TO OUR REGULAR CLASSES THIS WEEK. WE WILL TAKE AND DISSECT THE RELEASED VERSION OF THE MATH 8TH GRADE EOG.

MIDWAY MIDDLE TENTATIVE SPRING TESTING DATES

May 24, 2016 Reading (paper/pencil) (All 6th- 8th graders)

May 25, 2016 Math (paper/pencil) (All 6th- 8th graders)

May 26, 2016 8th grade Science – (Online)

May 27, 2016 EOG make up

May 31, 2016 8th NCFE SS- (online)

June 2, 2016 CTE (online – All computer labs will be used for testing)/

June 3, 2016 Math I (Online)

June 6, 2016 Make-up any/ all subjects

June 7, 2016 Make-up any/ all subjects

Would you like to get a text message from me telling you what your child has for homework each night?

Each night, I will send you a text message showing what that night's homework will be. Here are the instructions for signing up:


For Science 1A (Mon, Wed), text @ellissc1mw to 81010

For Science 2A, (Tues, Thur) text @ellissc1tt to 81010

For Science 8A, (Mon, Wed) text @ellissc8mw to 81010

For Science 9A, (Tues, Thur) text @ellissc8tt to 81010

For Math, text @mathellis to 81010