Ms. Gorman

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8th Grade Homeroom

5/16-5/18- Washington, D.C. trip/non-attendance days

5/21: May Crowning practice 12:30-1:30

5/22: Great America field trip 9:00-6:30

5/23: May Crowning practice 12:30-1:30

5/24: Yearbooks distributed (8th grade only), May Crowning 2:00

5/25: Locker clean out/iPad collection/”Ditch” afternoon

5/28: Memorial Day- no school

5/29: Graduation practice 12:30-1:30, 8th grade early dismissal at 1:30, Graduation Dinner 6:30

5/30- Non-attendance day, Graduation Mass at 7:30


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. 

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

Reading Focus: Night, Elie Wiesel 

Writing Focus: Expository 


6th Grade Social Studies

Online Textbook

Newsela– remember to “Sign in with Google”

Interactive Notebooks:

Student projects:

Current unit of study: Ancient Rome