Tuesday, August 16, 2016

September Dates

It's time to start filling out the September calendar! Here are some dates you'll want to put on there.

6th - 3:00 - Classroom Open House - Drop off supplies, choose your name tag, and say hello. This is NOT mandatory. 

7th - First day of school for all 8th graders - 7:45 

8th - Back to School Night - 6:30 - 7:30 - Parents only

12th - After school classes and Homework Club begin

13th - PTA meeting - 6:30

19th - Board of Directors meeting - 6:30 

22nd - 8th Grade Night - 7:00 - Parents and students

Monday, August 15, 2016

Summer Homework Week 10

This week is all about lists. Take time to make 3 lists.

1. Make a list of ways to be organized in 8th grade.
2. Make a list of ways to stay cool in the heat.
3. Make a list of things you love. Post this one to the blog.

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Summer Homework Week 9

The 2016 Summer Olympics started this weekend. I'd like everyone to write one paragraph, but you get to choose the topic. 

1. Why would Portland be a great location for a future Olympics?
2. What sport isn't an Olympic event, but you think should be? Be sure to tell why.