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Friday, December 7th: Bishop Carroll Letter of Application due (on Google classroom)

Friday, December 14th: Spirit Day

Wednesday, December 19th: Middle School Christmas Party; dismiss @ 11; end of 2nd quarter and 1st semester

Students are participating in Advent Angels again this year. This first week is a handmade or store bought card, next week is fruit, and the following week is candy and $5 gift at the Christmas party. 

Book orders were sent home this week. They are due back Wednesday, December 12th. If you order online and spend $25, you get to choose a free book (worth up to $5). My online teacher code is MGDJ6. Please let me know if you have any questions. 

8th ELA: Students will finish reading Touching Spirit Bear before Christmas break. They will continue working on Greek and Latin roots for vocabulary.

7th ELA: Students will finish reading Rifles for Watie before Christmas break. They will continue working on Greek and Latin roots for vocabulary.

6th ELA: Students will finish their plagiarism unit before Christmas break and continue working on Greek and Latin roots for vocabulary.

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Important dates:

 

Friday, November 9th: BC Curriculum Fair* (we will depart St. Peter at 7:15 am)

Monday, November 19-23: No School

Monday, November 26-30: ACT Aspire Test at St. Peter (during classes)

ELA

*Following the BC Curriculum Fair, 8th grade students will be introduced to and work on their letters to Father Bernie. These letters will be due December 7th.

Students will continue to work on Greek and Latin roots for vocabulary. The students will continue taking notes at home for grammar and doing the practice pages in class. 7th and 8th grade students will continue reading their novels for ELA.