Grade 8 (Mrs. Forest)


Agenda Week after Winter Vacation

2/25 - 3/1

8th Grade Religion class will begin Unit 4 "Reason, Rebellion and Reform" with Chapter 13 "A Time for Reform".  8th Grade Algebra will continue with Chapter 8, and will learn about Unit 8-3 "Slope of a Line".  7th Grade Pre-Algebra will begin Chapter 6 and will learn about Unit 6-2 "Writing & Solving Proportions". 6th Grade Math will continue with Topic 11 "Percents", and will complete Lesson 11-3 "Percents Greater than 100 or Less than 1".  5th Grade Math will continue with Topic 5  “Dividing 2 - Digit Divisors", and will complete Lesson 5-5 "1-Digit Quotients", along with review on their Multiplication Facts.


Important Dates and Reminders

I hope that everyone has a Wonderful Winter Vacation.  May you get the opportunity to spend some quality time with your families and friends. :)

Our MD PTO will be hosting a Family Bingo Night event on Saturday, 2/23 at 6:00 pm in the social center.  

**** Please note that another letter regarding the 8th grade field trip to Boston, MA. was sent home on Friday, 2/15.   As always, thank you for your ongoing support. *** 


***Please check below to see if your class has any upcoming tests or quizzes, as I will post this information a week in advance.***


8th Grade:

Vocabulary 8 - Unit 10 Test on Spelling/Vocabulary on Wednesday, 2/27

Religion -  "Open Book" Test on Chapter 13 "A Time for Reform" on Thursday, 2/28

Algebra 8 - Quiz on Unit 8-3 "Slope of a Line" on Friday, 3/1  


7th Grade:

Pre- Algebra - Quiz on Unit 6-2 "Writing & Solving Proportions" on Friday, 3/1


6th Grade:

Math - Topic 11 - Percents/ Quiz on Lesson 11-3 "Percents Greater than 100 or Less than 1" on Friday, 3/1


5th Grade:

Math -  Multiplication Lesson 4 Quiz on "Threes and Review" will be on Wednesday, 2/27  Topic 5 Quiz on Lesson 5-5 "1-Digit Quotients" is scheduled for Friday, 3/1

***  Please keep practicing your multiplication facts weekly.  This will help with your division skills. ***


Have a Wonderful Winter Vacation,

Mrs. Forest :)