In class we have been reading Woods Runner and in English we have started Modifiers. In U.S. History we are completing a project on Lewis and Clark and Pike's Expedition. In Geography the students are making a map of the United States and they are mapping nine features within the United States! Religion we are studying the Paschal Mystery. During Morning Work we are creating the Jesse Tree ornaments and reading the Bible verse before we start the day. I will post pictures of the Jesse Tree when we have more ornaments on the tree. Have a great day!
I hope everybody had a great Thanksgiving, don't forget dress rehearsal for the Christmas Play is Thursday after Mass on then on Sunday after 10 o'clock Mass. The students are doing a great job and can't wait to see it with their costumes on!
The students did a great job on Testing! This week the students have several tests, please make sure they are getting plenty of sleep. In Religion they made business cards for Jesus they will posted in our classroom, and I will post a picture on here once they are hung. I am looking forward to visiting with everyone at parent teacher conferences. When you come to class, make sure to read the students For Sale descriptions of their haunted houses. All of them did a great job with our latest writing assignment!
Check out what our creative 8th graders came up with. With their partners each group designed a menu representing the Origins of the Constitution using types of food and mentioning the important parts of each origin.
Don't forget to wear Red, White, Blue or Camo on Monday to commemorate Patriots Day! Everybody did a great job on their first English tests! Next week 7th grade has a Geography Test on Thursday and 8th grade has U.S. History test on Friday! Congratulations to the girls on their volleyball game, I know they didn't win, but St. Martin's is a hard team! I am proud of all of them!
I just wanted to say I think we are off to a great start to the school year! I also wanted to remind everybody to check the work list for the picnic. I hope to see all the families this weekend. The students will be eating lunch with their prayer pals on Thursday, the preschoolers are very excited about this! Everybody did great on the Geography tests, keep up the great work 7th grade!