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Eighth Grade - Mrs. Darcie Porter


April 10th-April 12th 2017

Wednesday: Stations of the Cross; Midterm                    Have a wonderful Easter Break!

Mrs. Porter's email: darcieporter@stmaryscatholic.org

8th Literature

Accelerated Reader is 10% of a student's grade each quarter: 5% comprehension and 5% Points.  Students need 36 points each quarter.

Of Mice and Men questions due by Wed. 4/12

We'll watch the movie this week; the Of Mice and Men literary link essay is due Fri. 4/28

8th English

We use the red Elements of Language textbook.  Spelling tests are given on Friday, and the next spelling lesson is due on Monday.  We proofread sentences daily using the Mimio.

Writing- we'll start writing graduation speeches after the break

 

English- Chapter 18 test Tues. 4/11

Spelling- Lesson 33 due Mon. 4/24

TAG students visit Mrs. Reynolds Tuesdays during Religion and Wednesdays during English.

8th Religion

We use the Alive in Christ textbook series.  There are many online resources at aliveinchrist.osv.com.

We'll continue adding leaves to our Lenten Change of Heart Tree, one leaf for every day the intention is kept.

unit five Morality; chapter 14 test Mon. 4/10

7th English

We use the green Elements of Language textbook.  The spelling test is taken Friday, and the next lesson is checked the following Monday.  We proofread sentences daily using the Mimio.

Writing- 

English- Chapter 18 test Tues. 4/11

Spelling- Lesson 33 due Mon. 4/24

TAG students visit Mrs. Reynolds Wednesdays during Religion and Thursdays during English.

7th Financial Literacy & Career Education

Every Thursday

Turn in "Analyzing Net Worth" activity by Wed. 4/12

6th English

We use the blue Elements of Language textbook.  We proofread a sentence each day using the Mimio.  Spelling tests are every Friday, and the next lesson is due the following Monday.

Writing- 

English- Chapter 16 test Tues. 4/11-bring your index card!

Spelling- Lesson 32 due Mon. 4/24

TAG students visit Mrs. Reynolds Wednesdays during English and Thursdays during Study Hall.

 

We use a seven point grade scale at Saint Mary School.

 

Writing class is now a component of English class.