8th Grade Homeroom

Congratulations to 8th grader Zachary Engel was awarded 1st place at the middle school speech contest at the St. Mary’s County Fair tomorrow 2:00.  His topic is Living with Autism. 

***Mandatory Confirmation Meeting on Oct. 1 in the church at 7:00.***

6th Grade:

For Homework:

In your READING notebook, please answer, IN COMPLETE SENTENCES, the following questions.  Failure to follow directions will result in a lower grade.

  1. If your family was described as a galaxy, who do you think would be the sun that everyone orbits around? Explain your answer.
  2. How is your relationship with your sibling(s) similar or different from Auggie and Via’s? If you don’t have siblings, would you like to have Via and Auggie as siblings? Why or why not?

7th Grade:

In your reading notebook, please answer the following questions IN COMPLETE SENTENCES.  Failure to follow directions will result in a lower grade.


  1. What things do we learn about Charn and its history, both in this chapter and in the previous chapter? What things are we told directly and what can we infer? What would living in this society be like?
  2. Jadis describes what the sounds of Charn during the time of peace was like. List the things that she could hear. What other things would she have been likely to hear?

Your rough draft of your writing to inform essay should be written according to my standards in your ENGLISH NOTEBOOK by Tuesday.

8th Grade:

There is A Single Bead Chapters 6-8 quiz tomorrow.

SMR was here today so we did not have class. Please Bring your rough draft of your autobiography WITHOUT your name on it for our Read Around Groups on Tuesday.