Weekly Update – 11/23-11/24

Good morning!


We’re preparing for a short week next week along with our first ever Virtual Conferences! Here’s what’s coming up next week.


7th Literature:


We finished The Giver this week! So many twists and turns and I think the kids really loved it!


Monday – Continue working on The Giver final project

Tuesday – My Path


Dates to know:

Friday, December 4 – The Giver final project due

Tuesday, December 8 – Begin A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Thursday, December 17 – A Christmas Carol test

Wednesday, January 6 – All students must have their own copy of And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie to annotate


7th Religion:


We began our unit on the Holy Spirit’s role in our lives and our faith this week.


Monday – Saint of the Day – Blessed Miguel Agustin Pro, attend virtual Mass, Homily discussion, Notes pgs. 68-69 in textbook

Tuesday – Early dismissal: No class


Dates to know:

Tuesday, November 24 – Luke bible study chapter 7 due

Monday, December 7 – Chapter 6 and Advent test

Friday, December 18 – Chapter 7 test


8th Literature

We are finishing up our unit on A Midsummer Night’s Dream!


Monday – Watch A Midsummer Night’s Dream from The Shakespeare Globe Theater

Tuesday – Interactive writing (121 only, 119 no class due to early dismissal)


Dates to know:

Monday, December 14 and Tuesday, December 15 – O. Henry Annotations Test

Wednesday, January 6 – All students must have their own copy of Animal Farm by George Orwell to annotate


**If you have signed up for a conference with me you will be receiving an invite today by noon. IF you have signed up for a conference and do not receive the invite let me know ASAP.


Have a great weekend and a wonderful Thanksgiving next week. Stay safe and healthy!


Ms. Shupe