Grade 8 (Mrs. Forest)


Agenda for Week of 1/20 - 1/24

In 8th Grade Religion we will continue with Unit 2 "Church History" on Lesson 2 with our Sophia Institute series, along with focusing on the Lures Program.  The 8th grade Algebra class will begin Chapter 8 "Introduction to Functions" and will focus on Unit 8-1 on equations in two variables.  7th grade Pre-Algebra will continue with Chapter 3 and focus on Unit 3-4 with solving inequalities with adding and subtracting.  While the 6th grade math class will begin Topic 10 "Rates", and will foacus on Lesson 10-1 on "Understanding Rates".   Also in the 6th Grade Math class there will be weekly assessment "timed" quizzes to reinforce many math facts.  Lastly in Literature class (7th and 8th), we will continue reading "Brian's Winter" by Gary Paulsen, and will complete reading Chapters 6 - 10 this week. 


Important News and Dates 


There will be no school on Monday, 1/20 in observance of Martin Luther King Day.  I hope you enjoy the long weekend. 

On Friday, 1/24....Students in Grades 5-8 will celebrate with Blessed Sacrament students with a "Snowball Dance" in the school's gymnasium from 6:30 - 9.  Please remember to submit payment if you plan on attending before Friday.  Hope to See You All There!!

Our Annual Catholic Schools Week will be celebrated the following week (1/27 - 2/2) with many different "themed" events.  


8th Grade:

Literature - 8 "Open Book" Test on "Brian's Winter" with Chapters 6 - 10 on Thursday, 1/23

Algebra 8 - Quiz on Unit 8 - 1  "Equations in Two Variables" on Friday, 1/24


7th Grade:

Literature - 7  "Open Book" Test on "Brian's Winter" with Chapters 6 - 10 on Thursday, 1/23

Pre-Algebra 7 - Quiz on Unit 3-4   "Solving Inequalities with Addition and Subtraction" on Friday, 1/24


6th Grade:

Math 6 - Assessment Quiz #2 "Timed Math Facts" on Wednesday, 1/22

Topic 10/ Lesson  10-1 Quiz on "Understanding Rates" on Friday, 1/24


Have a Wonderful Week,

Mrs. Forest :)