MGM 8th Grade Gator News

Learn By Doing...Lead By Example

September 28, 2015

Welcome!

Please read below for house news, upcoming assessments, and 8th-grade house highlights!

NEWS AND UPDATES

GATOR TALES YEARBOOK

Reserve your copy of the 2016 MGMS Gator Tales yearbook! The cost is $55 through October 30! Click HERE to order.

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YEARBOOK STAFF NEEDS YOUR HELP!

The yearbook staff is in need of photos of MGM students at movie theaters. If you have any, or happen to go to the movies soon, please take photos of your MGM Gator and email to:aroberts@lexington1.net

8th GRADE FLORIDA TRIP - INFORMATIONAL MEETING

Are you interested in learning more about a possible 8th grade trip to Florida? (Kennedy Space Center, Universal Studios and Sea World) There will be an informational meeting on October 6th from 6:30-7:00 in the 8th grade house commons. Please join us and learn more!

READ YOUR WAY TO THE BIG GAME!

Is your child participating in the Read Your Way to the Big Game contest? If your student needs an additional reading log, it can be accessed HERE.

THE BOOK FAIR IS COMING

Please click the link to find out more!!


The Fair is from 10/8-10/16, but the online fair is from 10/2-10/22. Here is a link about the book fair and includes information about our online fair where parents can start purchasing on 10/2 and items will ship for free to MG

PSAT RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS

HEALING HEARTS

Healing Hearts is a grief support program offered through Lexington School District 1. If your family or students has experienced loss, you may be interested. The next session of Healing Hearts will be held at MGM on October 12, 2015 from 6:00 to 8:00.


For more information on Healing Hearts, click HERE.

UPCOMING ASSESSMENTS

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


Pre-Algebra: Quiz Thursday on Solving Equations (10/1)

Algebra I: Test Wednesday (9/30) Chapter Three

Algebra II: In Class project


Science: None


Social Studies:

Unit 1 Part 2 Summative on Thursday (10/1)


ELA Grade Level: Tuesday (9/29) End-of-Unit Summative Assessment in Dorneker and Petersen

English I: See Schoology for updates



World Language French Immersion (8th): None

World Language French Passport: Summative Presentational Writing and Interpersonal on 9/30-10/1

World Language Novice A: Unit 1.2 Summative Assessments

World Language Novice B2: None

World Language Novice C1: None

World Language Novice C3 Spanish: None

World Language Latin Novice A: None

World Language Latin 1: None

World Language Latin 2: None

Thank you for sharing your children with us each day!