Weekly Outline

Grade 8: Miss Percy

Grade 8: Miss Percy

December 10-14

 

Language

(Miss Percy)

 

Writing

Students will choose to write a prologue, epilogue or alternative ending for their novel to conclude our Independent Novel Study. They will then work on some procedural writing before we break for the holidays.

 

Grammar

Students will wrap up homophones & editing paragraphs.

 

Reading

Students will be working on reading comprehension based on stories, articles and more, reading independently, in small groups, or as a class. We will submit their final Checkpoint of their Independent Novel Study (INS), including the ongoing vocabulary sheet. Students will complete the descriptive image page in their package & choose their final writing task topic.

 

Spelling

Our spelling program will continue first week back in January

 

Math

(Mr. Kudera)

 

Cumulative tests will take place on December 18.

History

(Miss Percy)

Students will wrap up Chapter 7 on Immigration

 

Science

(Mrs. Becke)

 

This week, Grade 8 students will review Fluid Dynamics in preparation for their test in January.

 

Physical Education

(Coach Fretz)

 

 

Students will be taking part in modified volleyball skills this week.  Students will also take part in cooperative games to earn points for their House (Torrin, Malliag, Kyleakin).  

 

Visual Art

(Mrs. Adamson)

 

There is no art class this week.

 

French (Mme. Israil)

 

This week students will be introduced to “Christmas vocabulary and celebrations in France“

 

Music (Mr. Kudera)

 

 

 

Health

(Mr. Fretz)

There will be no health class this week.



 

 

Drama

(Ms. Khilnani)

 

There will be no drama class this week.

Computers (Mr. Kudera)

There will be no computers class this week.