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Mrs. Colleen Forest (Grade 8)

cforest@materdolorosaschool.org

 

Agenda - Week  11/27 - 12/1

In Religion, the eighth grade class will complete Unit 2 "The Growth of Christendom" this week.   The 8th grade Algebra class will continue learning about ratios with conversions. The 7th grade Pre-Algebra class will be reviewing decimal operations, and learn how to solve equations with decimals.  Eighth grade science will continue with Unit 1 "Motion and Forces” with Lesson 4 "Gravity and Motion", while seventh grade science will continue with Unit 1 "Life over Time" with Lesson 2 "Theory of Evolution by Natural Selection".  Lastly, the eighth grade Literature class will continue reading "The Witch of Blackbird Pond" by Elizabeth George Speare focusing on Chapters 12 - 15 this week.   

 

Important Information/Dates

Please enjoy the "Thanksgiving Holiday Break".  I hope that everyone has a wonderful and blessed Thanksgiving!!

The Barnes and Noble Bookfair to benefit Mater Dolorosa School is being held on Sunday, 11/26 beginning at 12:00 pm.  Hope you can visit this special event!

On Wednesday, 11/29 there will be a eighth grade parent meeting to discuss the "8th Grade Field Trip" at 6:00 pm in the school cafeteria.

 

8th Grade:

Science - Vocabulary Test on Unit 1 "Motion and Forces" on Lesson 3 "Forces" and Lesson 4 "Gravity and Motion" on Wednesday, 11/29.  The Standardize Test on Unit 1 "Motion and Forces" with Lessons 3 and 4 is scheduled for Tuesday, 12/5

Religion -  "Open Book" Test on Unit 2 "The Growth of Christendom" on Thursday, 11/30

Algebra - Quiz on Unit 7-1 "Ratios" on Friday, 12/1

 

7th Grade:

Science - Vocabulary Test on Unit 1 "Life Over Time" on Lesson 1 "Indroduction to Living Things" and Lesson 2 "Theory of Evolution by Natural Selection" on Wednesday, 11/29.  The Standardize Test on Unit 1 "Life Over Time" on Lessons 1 and 2 is scheduled for Tuesday, 12/5

Pre-Algebra - Quiz on Unit 2-7 "Decimal Operations and Equations" on Friday, 12/1

 

Have a Wonderful Thanksgiving Holiday,

Mrs. Forest :)