Week of February 24th

7th Grade Newsletter

February 24-28th 2020

Special Notes: 

Tuesday: Hot Lunch today, Volleyball game vs. Vista at home 4 pm; Wrestling at Meridian 4 pm

Wednesday: Ash Wednesday Mass at 12:30 pm, Formal Dress

Friday: No School Mass, Regular Dress

Curriculum Foci:

Language Arts: Latin 12; personification; pronouns

Religion:  Prepare for Ash Wednesday and Lent through discussion of Sacraments and their role in leading us to God and away from sin

Science: Discuss plants though the history of the Earth and learn their structures and functions. 

World History: Focus:Feudalism in Asia.  Reminder–current events and Where in the World due Wednesday.  Satire will start next week.

Literature: In Literature Circle groups

Week of February 17th

7th Grade Newsletter

February 17-21th 2020

Special Notes: No School Monday

Curriculum Foci:

Language Arts: Latin 12; sentence structure (commas, quotes, colons, semi-colons)

Religion:  Discuss the meaning of Mass and make St. Therese of Lisieux’s sacrifice beads. Students will turn in their parish poems this Wednesday.

Science: Finish Earth’s History timeline and begin to discuss Plants

World History: Focus: Finishing up Middle Ages, Renaissance, and Reformation with study packet, then Jeopardy. Test, chapter 11 tentatively set for Wednesday. Where in the World and Current events due Wednesdays.

Literature: In Literature Circle groups

Week of February 3rd

7th Grade Newsletter

February 3-7th 2020

Special Notes: Map Testing Week

Monday: Pizza Lunch

Sunday: Open House (Bring a Family Friend! 2-4 pm

Curriculum Foci:

Language Arts: Latin 11; Renga Poem (group collaboration poem)

Religion:  Discuss the meaning of Mass and make St. Therese of Lisieux’s sacrifice beads. Students will turn in their parish poems this Wednesday.

Science: Students will present their evolution projects this week

Washington State History: Focus: Renaissance–art and architecture

Literature: In Literature Circle groups