MGM 8th Grade Gators News

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Week of December 8th

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 8th

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ELA Grade Level:

Hamilton's classes only - Quiz "Advanced Searching Techniques" (December 8th)

Petersen's classes only - Reading Journals (3) due this Friday (December 12th)

English I:

Petersen's classes only - Reading Journals (3) due this Friday (December 12th)


Math:

Pre- Algebra - Test Chapter 5 Wednesday (December 10th)


Algebra I - Test 6.1-6.4 Friday (December 12th)


**8th grade Pre-Algebra and Algebra I - Cumulative Semester Exam on Wednesday, December 17th


Science:

Quiz on Earth's Seasons (Wednesday, December 10th)


Social Studies:

Timeline Activity (to be completed in class)

Unit 7 Quiz (Friday, December 12th)


World Language Novice A French/Spanish: Unit 2 Summative Assessment

World Language French Immersion: None

World Language Novice B2: Summative assessments this week

World Language Novice B3: Summative assessments start Wednesday and working on the final product for our case study

World Language Novice C1: Unit 10.2 Summative Assessment

World Language Novice C2: Summative assessments start Wednesday and working on

the final product for our case study

World Language Novice C3 Spanish: Unit 14.2 Summative Assessment

World Language Latin Novice A: Group presentations (summative) on Roman Families

World Language Latin I: None

World Language Latin II: Interpretive Formative Thursday 12/11 on the perfect active tenses

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 Sistercare

The following items are needed between now and December 12th:

  • diapers (all sizes)
  • baby wipes
  • baby food (all stages)
  • baby bath products
  • strollers
  • New Sheets (twin or double)
  • laundry detergent
  • trash bags (X-large)
  • paper towels
  • toilet paper

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

HOUSE HAPPENINGS

Thank you for sharing your children with us each day!