Topic outline

  • Welcome

    Welcome to the 8th Grade Homework page. This page contains information about what assignments and other events are happening in each of your classes. Student and Parent Resources
  • Physical Education - Mr. Leegwater

            

    WEEK: Aug. 21 - 25

    PLEASE GO TO YOUR PE PAGE FOR SPECIFIC DETAILS AND LINKS TO ASSIGNMENTS 

    NOTE:  Please be prepared to go OUTSIDE during class.  Sweatshirt, Pants and a change of socks are all recommended. 

    Google Classroom: https://classroom.google.com


    Assignments:

    -  First Assignment - We will have time to do this in class on Tues. If not finished, DUE. Weds.


    • Bible 8

      August 21 - August 25

      Monday: In class - opening activities

      Homework due Tuesday - Bring a Bible to class

      Tuesday: In class - What is the Bible?

      Memory checkpoint: Pentateuch (5 books)

      Wednesday: In class - Sections of the Bible

      Thursday: In class - What's in Genesis?

      Memory checkpoint: History (12 books)

      Friday: In class: What's in Genesis? continued

      Memory checkpoint: Wisdom (5 books)

      Memory quiz next Friday (books of the Old Testament)




      • Math 8 - Mr. Haig

        August 21 - August 25

        Monday: In class - Number classification

        Homework: 10 minutes: Khan Academy - Pre-Algebra mission || bring your baton to your homeroom tomorrow!

        Tuesday: In class - Unknown numbers

        Homework: 10 minutes: Khan Academy - Pre-Algebra mission

        Wednesday: In class - Fractions or Decimals?

        Homework: 10 minutes: Khan Academy - Pre-Algebra mission

        Thursday: In class - Comparing Values

        Homework: 10 minutes: Khan Academy - Pre-Algebra mission

        Friday:  In class - Order of Operations

        Homework: Enjoy your weekend!




        • ELA 8 - Mrs. Lundy

          August 21-25

          Monday: 

          Activity: Introductions & Ok for Now by Gary Schmidt

          Assignment: none


          Tuesday

          Activity: Class overview, Procedures & Vocabulary Inventory

          Assignment: none 


          Wednesday

          Activity: Why and how of ELA 

          Assignment: none


          Thursday: 

          Activity: Introduction to Unit 1: Independent Reading 

          Assignment: none


          Friday: 

          Activity: Ok for Now

          Assignment: none


          Homework: 20 minutes of reading a day in your choice book. (alone, with a parent/friend/sibling, listening to a story). Keep your reading log up to date.

          • Science 8 Earth Science - Mrs. Styf

            NOTE:  Most of our assignments are on Google Classroom which can be accessed through the student's Google Drive or by students at classroom.google.com

            Aug. 21-25

            last Friday (18th) - Student Check-In Day  See you Monday.

            Monday (21st)   

            1. Illustrating MI drawing - due Tues.

            Tues.

            1. Review the definitions of the spheres (definitions found here).

            Wed.

            1. Continue studying for Monday's quiz on Objectives 1.1 and 1.2

            Thurs.

            1. Continue studying for Monday's quiz on Objectives 1.1 and 1.2

            Fri.

            1. Continue studying for Monday's quiz on Objectives 1.1 and 1.2 (system, spheres, interactions, changes to materials through physical and chemical changes)




            • Social Studies - Mr. Kool

              8th Grade Social Studies


              Week of Aug 18-25
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              Friday:  
              Mon: First day! 

              Summer Reading Assignment due Tuesday

              TuesSummer Reading Assignment due Today

              Map Work in groups

              Wed: Continue map work

              Thurs: Colony maps due. Quiz next week.

              Friday:  Vocab 1-10 due NEXT week Friday



              • Spanish8 - Roskamp

                 Señorita Roskamp's Website

                ALL HOMEWORK AND CLASS INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND ON THE 8th GRADE SPANISH WEBSITE.


                ¡Bienvenidos a la clase de Español!

                Things will look similar to 7th grade, all links can be found above!







                • Art - Mrs. Geuder

                  August 21-25


                  Monday: In class:  Welcome!  Begin Hand mini-project/homework.  Plus - eclipse! 

                  Tuesday: In class: Canopic Jars

                  Wednesday: In class: Canopic Jars - Begin!  Body first.  Have a picture printed!

                  Thursday: In class:  Canopic Jars - Head and begin proportions

                  Friday:  In class:  Canopic Jars - Proportions and limbs.


                  Next week: Hand Assignment due!  Follow the directions and do your best.  This should take you 30-45 min.  Include: name, symbol meaning of name, 10 patterns (5 your own, 5 zentangles), and all be done in PEN/INK.  Fill the space and work on your previous knowledge of contrast (dark vs light) to make your name show up!

                  • Mr. Veenstra: 7th/8th Band

                    Weekly Summary

                    Monday, August 21: First day! We will meet separately, and we will be using our instruments. We will play and spend a few moments going over the band handout for the year.

                    Tuesday, August 22: Special extra band day! No block scheduling this week, so we will be meeting today in our separate 7th/8th groups.

                    Wednesday, August 23: Split 7th and 8th band rehearsals. On normal Wednesdays, we will meet as a combined MS band for a block period.

                    Friday, August 25: Parent follow-up forms are due today! This is your homework assignment for the first week of band, so be sure to turn this in to get your 10 easy points. Next week, our regular homework begins, and you can include any practice minutes from June 1 through September 2 on that first homework link, which will be emailed to your parents on Friday, September 1. Some of you will start the school year with tons of extra credit!


                  • Orchestra

                    Here is the agenda for Mon. Aug. 21 - Sun. 27

                    MONDAY: -  Logistics, Review, Sight-read.

                    AH MONDAY: - 

                    WEDNESDAY: - Sight-read, dotted quarter and eighths.  Homework: Dotted quarter eighths due Friday

                    AH THURSDAY: -

                    FRIDAY: - Sight-read, ties.  Homework: Ties due Monday

                    AH FRIDAY: -  

                    Due this week: Practice recipe

                    • Math - Mrs. Gorter

                      Mon., August 21
                      Welcome!
                      Introductions
                      Questions
                      Rules
                      Figure me out game
                      Patterns
                      Math stories
                      No Homework

                      Tues., Aug. 22
                      Reviewing patterns and Order of Operations--PEMDAS
                      Review Math vocabulary
                      No Homework

                      Wed. Aug. 23
                      Accl. math
                      Math vocabulary
                      No Homework

                      Thurs. Aug. 24
                      Review Place value
                      Place value game
                      Accl. math
                      No Homework

                      Fri. Aug. 25
                      Review measuring
                      Finish work from week
                      Math minded games
                      No Homework