8th Grade Homeroom

A permission slip is coming home today for 8th grade to go see The show about Helen Keller next Thursday at SMR.  Please sign and send back in with $2 ASAP!

8th Grade will be going to Mt. Vernon on Dec. 13th.  Mr. DeMauro and I will be the teachers accompanying them.  Forms are going home today.  Please send back with money ASAP.  If you are interested in chaperoning and are an approved volunteer for SJS, you may send in money for yourself as well.  It is going to be so much fun and I am so excited that Mt. Vernon will be decorated for Christmas!!!!!

The Confirmation Retreat will be March 25th and 26th.  More details to come.

8th Grade’s last day of school will be Thursday, May 30th.  Graduation will be on Monday, June 3rd.

I have created a Facebook group for our class.  It is a closed group where I will post pictures of the fun things we are doing at school.  If you would like to join the group, please look for Mrs. Engel’s 8th Grade.  This is just for parents/guardians.

6th Grade:Reading: Essay Questions for Wonder are due tomorrow.

7th Grade: Chapters 9-11 and double entry journal.

English: 2nd draft of paper for Ms. Harper is due Tuesday

***This is Ms. Harper’s last week with us.  She had done a wonderful job and it was a pleasure having her in class with us***

8th Grade:  Read chapters 10-11 using sticky notes to write any questions or comments you have for the text.

English: Write the 5 careers you might want to pursue when you are older.  We will use these for our quick write activity in class tomorrow.