Week of November 25th

7th Grade Newsletter

November 25-27 2019

Special Notes:

Monday: Book fair, 7th grade Thanksgiving Mini-Potluck (Bring snacks to share!), Human Food Chain in the morning

Wednesday: Free dress half day! Happy Thanksgiving!

Curriculum Foci:

Language Arts: Latin 7; finishing up verbs. Writing a Thanksgiving song.

Religion:  Submit ethics of cloning paper, Create stories exemplifying human dignity and discipleship

Science: Finish modes of evolution lab competition

Washington State History: Focus: Political office qualifications.  Presenting Pecha Kucha Projects.  Current event this week is a “feel good” article.

Literature: The seventh graders have completed preparations for their Literature Circle group projects; they are presenting the projects this week and next week.

Week of November 18

7th Grade Newsletter

November 12-15 2019

Special Notes:

Book fair Thursday and Friday

Grandparents Day Friday

Curriculum Foci:

Language Arts:Latin 7; finishing up verbs. Writing a Thanksgiving song.

Religion:  This week we will work on editing our ethics of cloning paper

Science: This week we will finish up our Evolution presentations and take Quiz 2 on Meiosis, Mitosis, Mendelian genetics (punnet squares) and the evidences for Evolution.

Washington State History: Focus: Political office qualifications.  Presenting Pecha Kucha Projects.  Current event this week is a “feel good” article.

Literature: The seventh graders have completed preparations for their Literature Circle group projects; they are presenting the projects this week and next week.

Week of November 12

7th Grade Newsletter

November 12-15 2019

Special Notes:

Hot Lunch Wednesday

7th Grade Mass on Friday

Curriculum Foci:

Language Arts: Latin 6. SLE 2A, 3C

Religion:  This week we will work on self reflections, morality and our first cooking class!

Science: This week we will be working on the theory of evolution.

Washington State History: Focus: Preamble.  Bill into Law.  Current event is on Newsela.com, SLE 2A, 2C, 3B

Literature: The seventh graders are reading and discussing books about Washington State history in Literature Circle groups.

Week of November 4th

7th Grade Newsletter

November 4-8 2019

Special Notes:

Parent teacher conferences Thursday and Friday

Curriculum Foci:

Language Arts: Latin 4; letter to congress due Tuesday; beginning verbs. SLE 2A, 3C

Religion:  This week we will work on self reflections, morality and our first cooking class!

Science: This week we will be working on the theory of evolution.

Washington State History: Focus: Early 20th century industry and war;  current event, Washington State centered,  due on Wednesday, Oct. 16.  Giant Map in Gym on Friday–resources.SLE 2A, 2C, 3B

Literature: The seventh graders are reading and discussing books about Washington State history in Literature Circle groups.