Tuesday, February 25, 2020

8th Grade News:

Rising Freshman Orientation nights for the public high schools are scheduled for the following dates:

Great Mills High School: Monday, March 9th from 6-7:30

Leonardtown High School: Wednesday, March 11th from 6-7:30

Chopticon High School: Tuesday, March 17th from 6-7:30

Homework:

8th Grade: Reading: Reread Chapter One, “The House on Mango Street.” Write a description of your own home, mirroring the description in Chapter One and using the elements of the style of a vignette. You should write about the physical description of your home, as well as briefly mention any family members who live with you. You should also describe what ‘home’ means to you. You should answer the following questions: Does your home make you who you are/define you? How does it affect your identity? Does it depict your culture? You should accompany this with either a photograph or a drawn picture of their own home.

English: Finish the comparative paper for the 2 poems we read in class.

7th Grade: Your Fractured Fairy Tale is due tomorrow. Definitions/Antonyms/Synonyms for The War That Saved My Life Chapters 1-4 are due tomorrow as well.

6th Grade: none