Thursday, September 1, 2016

Happy Labor Day - September 5

Monday, September 5
School is Closed

You're Invited! AMS 8 Curriculum Night

Thursday, September 8, 2016
6:30 - 8:30 PM
Middle / High School Auditorium

The 8th grade team would like to welcome our parents and guardians to curriculum night, Thursday, September 8, 2016! The night will begin at 6:30 PM in the auditorium. The curriculum night will allow parents and guardians to hear about the important events and activities the students will be involved in this school year. 

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Parent Resource AR Renaissance Home Connect

What parents need to know about Home Connect:

  • Use your student's AR login information. Your child's AR login information is included in the letter sent home today. 
  • You can sign up for email alerts about AR quiz results.
  • View the"Bookshelf" and see all the books your student read in middle school.
  • View your student's progress towards reaching an AR point goal.
Click on the button below and check out Accelerated Reader Renaissance Home Connect, a terrific parent resource for monitoring your child's AR progress.

Monday, August 29, 2016

Flight 93 Memorial Virtual Field Trip

On Friday, September 9, 8th Grade students will participate with other schools in a virtual field trip of the Flight 93 Memorial.  The program will broadcast live from Shanksville, PA and is hosted by the National Park Service.  Students will be able to interact with the hosts via Twitter using the #actiontohonor

Collaboration and Innovation in Math Class

After multiple days of collaboration, innovative thinking, and problem solving, we will begin our Patterns unit tomorrow, which encourages mathematical thinking through expression, equations, tables, graphs, and using mathematical models.  We are off to a great school year! (A few pics from today's activity).