Eighth Grade

Be imitators of God, therefore, as dearly loved children and live a life of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.” Ephesians 5:1-2


Contact Mrs. Saiki



Dates to Remember…

October 2nd – Boxtops Campaign Begins

October 5th – Staff for a Day

October 9th – Student Council Petitions Due – Meeting in High School Room at 12:00pm

October 10th-October 16 – Students Campaign

October 13th – Student Council Speech Drafts due

October 17 – Student Council Speeches – 1:20pm in the Worship Center

October 18th – Election Day

October 18th – 9th Grader for a Day fieldtrip to Grace Brethren High School (8:00-1:00)

October 20th – Boxtops Campaign Ends and Student Council winners are posted

October 26th – Picture Retakes

October 27th – End of the 1st Quarter – 2:00pm dismissal


8th Grade Math (Week of Oct 16)

Tuesday – BLUE – Lesson 3-2 Pg.154 #10-34 evens, Lesson 3-3 Pg.165-167 #14-40 evens/GOLD – Chapter 2 Test

Wednesday – Grace Brethren Field Trip

Thursday (9/14) – BLUE – Pg.169 Midchapter Practice Test and review / GOLD – Lesson 3-1 Pg.147-148 #14-48 evens, Lesson 3-2 Pg.154 #10-42 evens


8th Grade Latin

Tuesday, October 24th lesson 8 completed in workbook.

Thursday, October 26-Quiz 9


 Language Arts, Mrs. Adams

Tuesday, October 24

Johnny Tremain “A World to Come” Sections 1 and 2

Prepare for vocabulary quiz

Wednesday, Oct. 25

Vocabulary quiz chapters 1-8

Johnny Tremain “A World to Come” Sections 1 and 2 (annotation complete)

Johnny Tremain “A World to Come” Sections 3 and 4

Type introduction for paper

Thursday, Oct. 26

Johnny Tremain “A World to Come” Sections 3 and 4 (annotation complete)We will not be writing a paper or reading quiz on this chapter.

Final draft for Lively Art of Writing chapter 3 due (be sure to include rough draft)

Typed introduction due (remember the thesis statement is the last sentence of the introduction)

Homework: Scarlet Deluge is to be read and annotated by Tuesday Oct. 31 Be prepared for a reading quiz.

Tuesday, Oct.31

Reading quiz “Scarlet Deluge” Annotation due

New book report book due

Book report dates:

January 17th-Annotated book due

January 18th- In class book report









8th Grade Language Arts (Gold)

Mrs. Dingman

Please bring your book report book, the Lively Art of Writing, Johnny Tremain, Grammar 8, and notebook with eight tabbed dividers to class, along with index cards, a pen, pencil, and paper.

During the week of October 17th-October 19th, we will not start chapter 8, A World to Come, due to the Grace Brethren Field trip.

This is a great time to catch up on any missing assignments.  All missing assignments are due Tuesday, October 24.

Tuesday, October 17

“The Fiddler’s Bill,” Section 5 due, Reading quiz on chapter (no analytical summary paper due for “The Fiddler’s Bill”)

Lively Art of Writing, chapter 3 writing assignment (in class)

Wednesday, October 18

No Class (Grace Brethren field trip)

October 19

Johnny Tremain in class

Tuesday, October 24

DEADLINE for ALL MISSING ASSIGNMENTS.   (I must have all missing assignments by this date for Quarter 1 Report Cards)

J.T., “A World to Come,” sections 1-2 fully annotated.


Tuesday, October 24, all missing assignments due

Please note the revised due dates:
Tuesday, November 7 = Book Report Book, Fully Annotated (40 points)
Thursday, November 9 = In Class Written Report (60 points)
(This gives you three extra weeks, so please plan accordingly.)



History (week of 10/23/17)

Monday: Read Ch.5, Sec. I p.73-77; Complete Ch.5 Activities 1 & 2 p.31-33

Tuesday: Read Ch.5, Sec. II p.77-80; complete Ch.5 Activity 3 p.34

Wednesday: Colonial Newspaper Part 1=Rough draft a plan of articles and sketch pictures (time given in class to complete)

Thursday: Colonial Newspaper Part 2=Finish Final Draft (Time given in class to complete)

Friday: None

Science (week of 10/23/17)

Monday: Read Ch.3B p.59-63; Complete Ques. 5, 8, 12

Tuesday: Read Ch.3C p.3-69; Complete 3C Review number 1, 3-4, 6-7

Wednesday: Complete Ch.3 Study Guide

Thursday: Study for Ch.3 Test; *Ch.3 Test Tues. 10/31

Friday: Study for Ch.3 Test; *Ch.3 Test Tues. 10/31