Welcome to 7th-8th Grade
Classroom News and Notes
Week of November 23rd
Reading: We are still reading “The Westing Game” by Ellen Raskin. We will read chapters 23 - 25.
Spelling: We will take a pretest on Monday for Unit 13. The first four pages of Unit 13 will be due on Wednesday because it is a short week, we will also take our test on Wednesday.
GUM (Grammar, Usage, and Mechanics): We finished Unit 2 last week. We will take some time off to focus on a writing unit. We will start with a paragraph writing review.
Algebra 1: We will have lessons 42 - 44 this week.
PreAlgebra: We will complete lessons 39 – 41 this week.
Social Studies: We will be wrapping up our study of the United States this week as well as test on this long unit.
Science: Classifying organisms and understanding the connections between the seven levels of taxonomy will continue to be our focus this week.
Music: Hand chimes will be working on some music for our children's Christmas service in the coming weeks.