Ms. Gorman

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8th Grade Homeroom

Welcome to 8th grade, class of 2018! We look forward to seeing you at Meet the Teacher on August 21!

Monday, August 21: Meet the Teacher, 4:00-7:00

Tuesday, August 22: Testing Day- NOT FOR 8TH GRADERS!

Wednesday, August 23: First day of school! Early dismissal @ 11:50.

Thursday, August 24: Full day of school

Thursday, August 31: Gorman class mass @ 8:30

8th Grade Religion

Homily Evaluations: Two homily evaluations are required each month as part of preparation for the Sacrament of Confirmation.

Weekend Readings: Weekend readings are read and discussed each Friday in order to prepare for the weekend mass. Reflection questions are due each Monday to religion teachers. 

Tuesday Tunes: Each Tuesday, we evaluate music for its message and reflect on how to live out the message of the song in our lives.

Priest Meetings: We meet with Father Ed or Father Louis monthly to discuss content, Confirmation and Church issues.

Texts: Sadlier, We Live our Faith as Members of the Church, Confirmation preparation book

8th Grade Language Arts

Google Classroom

NoRedInk– your username is your school email, password is whatever you set it to.

Reading Focus:

Writing Focus: 

6th Grade Social Studies

Online Textbook

Newsela– remember to “Sign in with Google”

Interactive Notebooks:

  • Interactive Notebook Rubric
  • Notebooks are evaluated at the end of each unit.
  • My notebook is available for students to check out during lunch.

Unit of Study: