8th Grade Homework 3-9-15

Religion:  We are finishing writing an examination of conscience for Reconciliation next week.  Students will receive a copy of this to help them with a nightly examination of conscience.

Social Studies:  We are working on partner projects using a new program called goanimate4schools.

Language Arts:  Simple Solutions lessons 85 & 86 for Monday night, and lessons 87 & 88 for Tuesday night.  We will take the quiz on-line Thursday in the computer lab.  Students are to write a nightly writer’s notebook entry.  Notebooks will be collected throughout the next 2 weeks for quarter 3 assessment.

We are working on an argumentative essay in class.  Background research for topics needs to be completed by Wednesday and then we will begin to draft.  The due date for the essay will be next week (probably mid-week).

The extra credit essay related to Jackie Robinson is due March 11.  The extra credit mapman is due March 26.

Please consider donating gently used books for a book drive that runs through this Friday.

The House of St. Therese will sponsor a House Competition food drive for St. Vincent dePaul.  The food drive will begin next week and end March 26.  There will be first,second, and third place certificates given to the houses that collect the most food items.  Thank you in advance for your generous spirits during this Lenten season.

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