Classroom News: January 29 - February 2

HAPPY CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK! Please see the calendar that was sent home last week for all of this week's fun and faith-filled activities.
6th Grade World History
This week the students will continue their study of Ancient Greece. We will be taking notes in preparation for our chapter test, which will be next Tuesday, 2/6. We will also complete a Greek mythology activity that requires the students to try their hand at creating their own myth.
7th Grade Religion
We will complete our study of penance and anointing of the sick this week. The students will have a quiz on the material this Tuesday, 1/30. As part of our Catholic Schools Week activities, we will write letters to seminarians during class. 
8th Grade Social Studies
We will complete our study of the age of Imperialism this week. We will be discussing the importance of this to the beginning of World War I. We will also start our study of World War I this week by looking at the various causes of the war and discussing the early battles of the war.