8th Grade Homeroom

8th grader Zachary Engel will be representing SJS at the middle school speech contest at the St. Mary’s County Fair on Friday at 2:00.  His topic is Living with Autism.  It would be wonderful to see a “sea” of SJS families there to support him as he is very nervous.

8th Grader, Riley McCloskey, will be performing with her dance troop at 6:00 in one of the auditoriums.

***Mandatory Confirmation Meeting Monday, October 1 in the church.***

6th Grade:

-Advice for Auggie Assignment:

At the end of Part 1, Auggie feels completely betrayed by Jack. He says “I was pretty sure I would never go

back to school again” (80). Based on what you know about the characters, write what advice you

think they would give to Auggie about returning to school or about how to deal with the Jack situation.  Answer using complete sentences in your Literature/Reading spiral notebook. You won’t receive full credit if you do not follow directions.

Your paragraph of the week assignment is due on Monday

7th Grade:  Finish chapter 5 of the Magician’s nephew

Your rough draft for your writing to inform essay should be written in your ENGLISH NOTEBOOK by tomorrow.

8th Grade: Please Bring your rough draft of your autobiography WITHOUT your name on it for our Read Around Groups on Monday.