MGM 8th Grade Gators News

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Week of December 15th

Take a minute to read through these updates and be better informed about happenings at MGM and within the 8th grade House. Please continue to use Schoology for more detailed classroom updates

NEWS AND UPDATES

Upcoming Assessments Week of December 15th

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


ELA Grade Level:


English I:


Math:

Pre- Algebra - Cumulative Semester Exam, Wednesday, December 17th


Algebra I - Cumulative Semester Exam, Wednesday, December 17th


Science:

None


Social Studies:

Unit 7 Summative Assessment American Revolution Presentation Due Thursday, December 18th.


World Language Novice A French/Spanish: None

World Language French Immersion: None

World Language Novice B2: None

World Language Novice B3: Recording presentational Monday

World Language Novice C1:None

World Language Novice C2: Interpersonal Monday

World Language Novice C3 Spanish: None

World Language Latin Novice A: Interpretive Summative assessment on the 1st and 2nd declension nouns and adjectives

World Language Latin I: Interpretive Summative assessment on the present active system of verbs

World Language Latin II: Interpretive Summative Assessment on the perfect active system of verbs

GATORS GIVE BACK

It is the season for giving. We are very excited about our third annual Gators Give Back Campaign. This three week service project provides opportunities for our school to give back to our community and those in need. Running from December 1st to December 19th, students will have the opportunity to donate to a different organization each week and learn more about the spirit of giving.

This week we are highlighting Pets Inc.

The following items are needed between now and December 18th:

  • tennis balls
  • pet toys
  • collars & leashes
  • liquid dish detergent
  • laundry detergent
  • rubber gloves
  • paper towels
  • cotton swabs
  • blanket
  • towels
  • wash clot

Full Flier Below - Each Week is a New Charity, so Stay Informed!

8TH GRADE EXPEDITION: I AM THE CHANGE

This year's 8th grade expedition is titled, "I am the Change." Our students will explore the following questions throughout the year: What is change? Why change? How is change brought about?


World Language

B3 and C2 classes will celebrate the end of their case study this Thursday. Letters were sent home with details. Students are being asked to bring in Hispanic food (chips, salsa, queso, Fanta, and Sprite). They will do a gallery walk of the magazine pages and celebrate the hard work that was done to get the magazine completed! Srta. Yordy is so proud of them

SAVE THE DATE - MISS MGMS GATOR PAGEANT

The 2015 Miss MGMS Gator Pageant will be held on Saturday, March 14. This is a pageant with a purpose. ALL proceeds go to Relay for Life. Girls in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade are invited to participate. Applications will be available the first week of February.

HOUSE HAPPENINGS

Thank you for sharing your children with us each day! Have a tremendous Winter Holiday!