MGM 7th Grade Gator News (11/10/14)

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Week of November 10

Happy Monday! Another week has come and gone. We are busy here in the Swamp learning and leading. We hope that these updates will keep you informed about happenings at MGM and within the 7th grade House. Please continue to use Schoology for more detailed classroom updates.

News & Updates

Relay for Life T-Shirts

Relay for Life T-Shirts are available for purchase in the school counseling center. These t-shirts make a great gift and proceeds will support MGM's Relay for Life efforts. Click HERE for more information. Shirts this year are $20 (short sleeve) and $25 (long sleeve).
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Novice A Spanish Needs Your Help!

Novice A Spanish classes are in need of your help! Starting the week of November 10th through Friday November 14th, we will be selling PULSERAS (Bracelets) for the service project with the Pulsera Project, which is part of our case study. We will be selling during every lunch. You may visit the Pulsera Project for more information about our project (www.pulseraproject.org).

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Celebrating Our Veterans

Information was sent home with reports cards regarding our Veteran's Day Celebration. If you have a family member or friend who has served, please encourage them to attend our Veteran's Day Breakfast on November 12th. All attending need to have signed up with Ms. Sawyer in the Counseling Center, dsawyer@lexington1.net.

Upcoming Assessments

Check Schoology for more details. Email your student's teacher with specific questions.


Social Studies: Final Journal Entries due Friday.


Pre-Algebra: Ch5 Test Tuesday, 11/11


Science: Respiratory and Circulatory System Test


World Language Novice A French/Spanish: None

World Language French Immersion: None

World Language Novice B2: Summative Assessments

World Language Novice B3: Summative Assessments

World Language Novice C: Summative Assessment for unit 10.1

World Language Novice C2: Summative Assessments

World Language Novice C3 Spanish: None

World Language Latin: None

Chew on This!


ELA is starting a new unit of study! Your child will be reading and writing informational text. We’re reading a very informative text called Chew On This. Please ask your child to tell you about it!


Amazon Link: http://www.amazon.com/Chew-This-Everything-Dont-About/dp/0618593942/ref=sr_1_1/180-2001274-0601039?ie=UTF8&qid=1415643460&sr=8-1&keywords=chew+on+this

Thank you for sharing your children with us each day!