UNIT D (GRADES 7 & 8)

RELIGION

The month of November will continue:

  • A study of Jesus's early life and the four Gospel writers
  • Discussion of current moral topics
  • Continuing service projects throughout the school and parish

LANGUAGE ARTS

  • Students continue to enjoy a variety of literature, while studying the various components of each piece
  • English topics have included sentence structure and the parts of speech
  • Creative writing projects will continue during November

MATHEMATICS

  • All math groups have started the necessary topics of each level
  • There are four math groups in Grades 7/8: Algebra, Transition Math, 7th Math, and 8th Math

SCIENCE

  • The month of November will have the students finishing up the unit on diversity and beginning to explore the wonderful world of solutions
  • We will be doing more labwork this unit

SOCIAL STUDIES

  • Our next stop on our tour will be Ancient Europe
  • Students will be giving presentations and doing projects to show what they learned about Ancient Greece & Rome

GUIDANCE

Topics for November will include:

  • Building Quality Relationships
  • Meeting Individual Goals

SPANISH

  • Seventh grade students will continue to build their vocabulary
  • The topics covered are telling time, naming the body, and the classroom
  • 8th grade students will continue to study and master: choosing correct pronouns, possessive adjectives, using the verbs gustar (to like), ser (to be), tener (to have), and the conjugation of verbs
  • They will also review telling time, the classroom, naming the body, and the calendar.

SPECIAL EVENTS

  • Yearbook
  • Wed., Dec. 8th, 8:30 AM: All School Mass - Feast of the Immaculate Conception
  • Dec. 11 - 12th: 8th Grade Bake Sale after all masses
  • Mon., Dec. 13th, 7:00 PM: All School Christmas Music Program in the church
  • Wed., Dec. 15th, 9:00 AM: Winter Band Concert Rehearsal at Xavier High School
  • Fri., Dec. 17th, 7:00 PM: Winter Band Concert at Xavier High School
  • Wed., Dec. 22nd: Christmas Class Party

 

Teachers:

Miss Connie Kordick (Language Arts, Mathematics, Religion, Guidance)

Miss Amy Leibfried (Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, Guidance)

Mrs. Naida Garza (Spanish and Resource)

Mrs. Rosemary Younce (8th Grade Language Arts)

 

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