Classroom News: September 10-14
6th Grade Social Studies
This week we will be learning about the physical geography of our planet. The students will have a short quiz over this section on Tuesday before they head to Camp Kern. The students will also be remembering the events of 9/11 this week.
7th Grade Social Studies
This week the seventh graders will continue to analyze the Declaration of Independence. They will have a graded assignment on this document. We will watch a video on the Revolution this week, and the students will have a quick quiz on the contents of the video. By the end of the week, we will start to discuss the development of our Constitution.
8th Grade Social Studies
The eighth graders will have their first chapter test on Tuesday over chapter 3. The students completed a study guide on Friday to help them prepare. We will also remember the events of 9/11 on Tuesday. The students will start the Political Convention process on Wednesday. They will have their first assignment for Convention due on Tuesday, 9/18. In addition to all of this, we will start studying political parties in America towards the end of the week.