Grade 8 (Mrs. Forest)

2022 - 2023 School Year

cforest@materdolorosaschool.org

 

Agenda for Week 2/6 - 2/10

 

 

Dear Parents and Students,

I hope that all our Mater Dolorosa School students and families are doing well.  Hopefully all our MD students had a wonderful Catholic Schools Week, and had a fun time celebrating Mater Dolorosa School last week.  This week we will focus on getting back on our regular school schedule with our normal academics. 

Below you will find an overview of the math topics that will be covered in Grades 5-8 for this week. 

    

8th Grade Math (Algebra):

We will continue with Unit 8  "Introduction to Functions" with an introduction on Lesson 8-4 "The Slope-Intercept Form of a Linear Equation" with daily in-class and homework assignments to help the  8th Grade class prepare for their Math Quiz on Topic 8: Lesson 8-4 "The Slope-Intercept of a Linear Equation" that is scheduled on Friday, 2/10.   

 

 

Religion - 8th Grade:

We will complete Unit 3 with Session 15 "Celebrating Lent",  and begin Unit 4 "We Are Called" this week.             

 

7th Grade Math (Pre-Algebra):

We will continue with Topic 5 "Solve Problems Using Equations and Inequalities" with an introduction on Lesson 5-3 "Solve Equations Using Distributive Property".....in our Pre-Algebra Books (Lessons 3-2) with daily in-class and homework assignments to help the 7th Grade class prepare for their Math Quiz on Topic 5: Lesson 5-3 "Solve Equations Using Distributive Property" that is scheduled on Friday, 2/10. 

 

 

6th Grade Math:

We will continue with Unit 4 "Represent and Solve Equations and Inequalities" with an introduction on Lesson 4-4 "Write and Solve Multiplication and Division Equations" with daily assignments and homework to help the 6th Grade class prepare for their Math Quiz on Topic 4: Lesson 4-4 "Write and Solve Multiplication and Division Equations" that is scheduld on Friday, 2/10.   Along with focusing on our different math topics weekly, we will continue to reinforce our math skills weekly with practicing "Multiplication Facts".  *** The Multiplication Facts Quiz this week will be a "Timed" quiz on Lesson 19 "Cumulative Review". ***

 

 

5th Grade Math:

We will continue with Topic 5 "Use Models and Strategies to Divide Whole Numbers" with an introduction on Lesson 5-5 "Use Sharing to Divide: Two-Digit Divisors" with daily in-class and homework assignments to help the 5th Grade class prepare for their Math Quiz on Topic 5: Lesson 5-5 "Use Sharing to Divide: Two-Digit Divisors" that is scheduled on Friday,  2/10.   Along with focusing on our math topics, we will reinforce our math skills with weekly "Multiplication Facts Quizzes".  *** The Multiplication Facts Quiz this week will be on Lesson 13 " A Cumulative Review ".  *** 

 

 

 Important Information / News

 

During this school week all students will complete another "Star Assessment" (mid school-year assessment) in both Math and Reading / ELA.  

Friday - 2/10.... will be the rescheduled "Celebrate Our Faculty and Staff" event that was to take place on Friday, 2/3.  ** Student's may dress down in their teacher's favorite color today. **  The teacher's and staff will receive a wonderful luncheon today.....Thank You So Much.  The entire school will participate in a MD Dance Party at 1:00 pm in the school's gymnasium.  This will give everyone a chance to dance, relax, listen to music, and visit with each other.

Father and Daughter's Dance will be held on Friday, 2/10 from 7 - 10 pm in the Pope Saint John Paul II Social Center.  Tickets are available for purchase at Nick's Nest and MD's School Office.

 

  *** Thank you with your ongoing help and support, and please continue to check our webpages for any additional updates or important information throughout the school year.  Thank You So Much. ***

 

Have a Wonderful Week,

Mrs. Forest :)