Weekly Update 10/12-10/19

7th Literature:

We have are about in the middle of My Brother Sam is Dead. We have been learning not only about the novel, but also the history behind it. We will be continuing with the novel next week.

Monday: No School!!

Tuesday: Review chapter 8 questions; read chapter 9 and do the questions.

Wednesday: My Path

Thursday: Review chapter 9 questions; read chapter 10 and do the questions

Friday: Review chapter 10 questions; read chapter 11 and do the questions

Coming up:

Literature – Final project for Sam will begin in class on Friday, October 23. Our next book is The Giver by Lois Lowry and we will begin reading it on Tuesday, October 27.

7th Religion:

We are wrapping up our chapter on The Holy Trinity. We’ve gone over when and why we pray to the Trinity and when we can call on the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit throughout our day.

Monday: No School!!

Tuesday: Saint of the Day: Blessed Marie-Rose Durocher; Luke Bible Study Chapter 2; Luke Chapter 1 questions are due at 8am

Wednesday: Saint of the Day: St. Callistus II; watch 8am mass and reflect on the homily; go over chapter 3 study guide.

Thursday: Saint of the Day: St. Teresa of Avila; review for chapter 3 test

Friday: Saint of the Day: St. Margaret Mary Alacoque; Chapter 3 test; complete page 42 in textbook.

Religion: All bible study question are due the Tuesday after they are assigned. Chapter 3 test is on Friday, October 16.

8th Grade Literature:

This is the week!! The reading of A Midsummer Night’s Dream begins! I’m so excited to watch and listen to them do their best Shakespeare.

Monday: No School!

Tuesday: Continue to work on pre-reading with A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Wednesday: My Path

Thursday: Act I, Scene I

Friday: Go over Act I, Scene I and William Shakespeare

Have a great long weekend!