Grade 8 (Mrs. Forest)


Agenda Week 3/18 - 3/22 

8th Grade Religion class will continue with Unit 4 "Reason, Rebellion and Reform". This week our focus will be on "Lent" and "Holy Week".  8th Grade Algebra will continue with Chapter 8, and will be working on Unit 8-7 "Functions Defined By Equations".  7th Grade Pre-Algebra will continue with  Chapter 7 with Unit 7-3 "Percents and Decimals".  6th Grade Math will continue with Topic 11 "Percents", and will complete Lesson 11-5 "Finding the Percent of a Number".  5th Grade Math will begin Topic 6 “Multiplying Decimals", and will complete Lesson 6-5 "Multiplying a Decimal by a Whole Number", along with review on their Multiplication Facts.


Important Dates and Reminders

I hope that everyone got the oppotunity to enjoy the many St. Patrick events this past weekend!   

Our Education Fair will take place on Thursday, 3/28 from 6 - 7:30.  The 8th grade students will be working on a Math Project - "String Designs" during school, and will need to complete any unfinsished projects at home before this Educational Fair.   

**** Please note that the next payment for the 8th Grade field trip to Boston, MA. will be due by Thursday, 3/28   The final payment needs to be submitted by Friday, 4/12.  A letter regarding the second payment was sent home on Friday, 3/15.  As always, thank you for your ongoing support. *** 


***Please check below to see if your class has any upcoming tests or quizzes, as this information will be posted a week in advance***


8th Grade:

Religion 8 - "Open Book" Test on "Lent" and "Holy Week" will be on Thursday, 3/21

Algebra 8 -   Quiz on Unit 8-7 "Functions Defined by Equations" on Friday, 3/22


 7th Grade:

Pre- Algebra - Quiz on Unit 7-3 "Percents and Decimals" will be on Thursday, 3/21


6th Grade:

Math - Topic 11 Quiz on Lesson 11-5 "Finding the Percent of a Number" on Friday, 3/22


5th Grade:

Math -  Multiplication Quiz on Lesson 7 "Cumulative Review" will be on Wednesday, 3/20.  Quiz on Topic 6 "Multiplying Decimals" with Lesson 6-5 "Multiplying a Decimal by a Whole Number" is scheduled for Friday, 3/22

***  Please keep practicing your multiplication facts weekly.  This will help with your multiplication with decimals. ***


Have a Wonderful Week,

Mrs. Forest :)