Thursday, December 11, 2014

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Students out of class / getting caught up

With the holidays and cold/flu season upon us, many students will be out of class and miss work in the next few weeks. Please note that science assignments are available on and that English and Reading assignments can be accessed through the Google Classroom (which is available through If you have any questions about posted assignments, feel free to contact teachers as needed. 

8th grade Homework calendar

Please remind your students that they should access the 8th grade Homework calendar to find out what assignments they missed.  We appreciate your support at home as we help our students develop the self-direction habits they need to complete their missing assignments.  Thank you!

8TH GRADE TEAM COntact InFormation
Mrs. Abate; learning support teacher
Mrs. Crothers; mathematics teacher
Mr. Haskins; science teacher
Mrs. Galecki; reading teacher
Mrs. Hickman; English teacher

Mr. Smith; social studies teacher

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Science waves unit

The following email was sent to students on 12/09/14: 

Dear students,
We are currently learning about waves in science class. You can follow along with the class using the science website. The following links may interest you:.
Downloadable AssignmentsCopies of Notes from ClassWaves YouTube playlistQuiz Study Guide
Also, below you will find a summary of the homework for the remaining nights this week:

D1 Waves Review Worksheet (due Thursday)
D1 Waves Review Worksheet (due Thursday)
Study for quiz
Sound broken outline (for Friday)
Light broken outline  (for Monday)

If you have any questions, be sure to see me during class.
Mr. Haskins

Monday, December 8, 2014

Calendar Updates

Friday, December 12
 [sci] D2 Quiz: Properties of Waves
 [Social Studies] Constitutional Convention Newspaper DUE
Monday, December 15
 IM 1 Quiz
Tuesday, December 16
 [English] Founders or Traitors paper due Dec 19 (end of class)
 [sci] D3 Elements of Sound & Light
Wednesday, December 17
 [Social Studies] Complete Study Guide and prepare for TEST
Thursday, December 18
 [English] Founders or Traitors paper due Dec 19
 [Social Studies] Study for TEST
Friday, December 19
 [English] Founders or Traitors paper due Dec 19 (end of class)
 [Social Studies] Chapter 5 TEST
Monday, December 22
 [Reading] AR Points due Tues., Jan. 6
 [sci] Unit Test - Waves
Tuesday, December 23
  [Event] AMS Children's Hospital Auction
Wednesday, December 24 -  Friday, January 2, 2015
 Winter Vacation
Monday, January 5, 2015
 School is in session
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
 [Reading] AR Points due Tues., Jan. 6