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Grade 7/8 (Mrs. Forest)

2022 - 2023 School Year

cforest@materdolorosaschool.org

 

 

Agenda for Week of 9/26 - 9/30

 

Dear Parents and Students,

I hope that all our Mater Dolorosa School students and families are doing well and enjoying this wonderful fall weather. 

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 a review on Unit 3 "Solving Equations and Problems" in the Algebra Math books with Lesson 3-5 "Equations with the Variables on Both Sides" with daily in-class and homework assignments this week to help the 8th grade class prepare for their  Math Quiz on Topic 3: Lesson 3-5 "Equations with the Variables on Both Sides" that is scheduled for  Friday, 9/30.

 

Religion - 8th Grade:

We will continue with Unit 1 "The Early Church" and complete Session 3 "Witnesses to the Faith".  Along with our regular lessons from our Religion Books, we will focus on Adoration this week.  

 

7th Grade Math (Pre-Algebra):

We will continue with a review on Integers with Unit 1 "Integers and Rational Numbers" - Lesson 1-8 "Divide Integers" with daily in-class and homework assignments this week to help prepare the 7th grade class for their Math Quiz on Topic 1: Lesson 1-8 "Divide Integers" that is scheduled for Friday, 9/30. 

 

6th Grade Math:

We will begin to use the 6th Grade Envision Math books with Unit 1 "Use Positive Rational Numbers" on Lesson 1-4 "Understand Division with Fractions" with in-class and homework assignments this week to help the 6th grade class prepare for their Math Quiz on Topic 1: Lesson 1-4 "Understand Division with Fractions" that is scheduled for Friday, 9/30.  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 on Lesson 3 "Fives and Review" on Wednesday, 9/28. ***

 

5th Grade Math:

We will begin Topic 2 "Use Models and Strategies to Add and Subtract Decimals" with Lesson 2-2  "Estimate Sums and Differences of Decimals" this week with daily in-class and homework assignments to help the 5th grade class prepare for their Math Quiz on Topic 2: Lesson 2-2 "Estimate Sums and Differences of Decimals" that is scheduled for Friday, 9/30.  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 our 5' and 6's Multiplication Facts on Wednesday, 9/28.  *** 

 

 Important Information / News

 

Please note that the students in Grades K - 8 will be taking their first Star Assessment for this school year during the week or next.  All students will take this Assessment Test to evaluate what they know for their grade level in both Math and ELA.  

  

*** 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 :)