8th Grade Homework

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Language Arts

  • Petey Test on Friday, 10/19
  • Article of the Week: Due Tuesday, 10/23.
  • October  Book of the Month Club due November 1
  • Next Book: The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton due 10/29.
 Grammar  Complete diagrams p. 18. Due Fri., 10/19
 Spelling  Spelling List #3 - 3x each due Thurs. 10/18 
 Writing Workshop  Both the novel Petey and the poem "Poet of Cripples" address the topic of disabilities. Write a four-paragraph essay to compare and contrast this topic found in both works. Due Tuesday, 10/23, typewritten and MLA format.


 Pre-Algebra - Mrs. Scirocco
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IXL DUE 10/22/18:  Algebra 1- EE.1,2,3 (Yes, again)- 20 minutes TOTAL

1)  p. 460/482 # 1-6 & 9-20   Click here for help video: Simplifying radicals
2  Test corrections due Thursday
3)  Ch. 9.1-9.2 quiz on FRIDAY (note change of date)
1)  p. 460/484 # 7, 8, 21, 22, 27
2) Test Corrections due Thursday
3) Quick Quiz Ch. 9.1-9.2 on Friday
1) No School - Professional Day
10/19 - Friday
 4 Square Graphing Paper.pdf    

 Algebra - Mrs. Scirocco

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IXL DUE 10/14/18: Alg. EE.1,2,3 (Yes, again!)

1) p. 460/484 # 1-6, 9-20     Extra Help video:  Simplifying radicals
2)  Quick Quiz 9.1-9.2 changed to Friday
3) Test corrections due Thursday


1)  p. 460/484 # 7,8,21,22,27 - Check odd answers while you work!
2)  Test Corrections due Thursday
3) Quick Quiz 9.1-9.2 Friday


1) No School - Professional Day





8_Ch. 1_Extra Credit #1.pdf    Ch. 1 Extra Credit #2.pdf    8_Ch. 1_Extra Credit #3.pdf
8_Ch. 1_Extra Credit #4.pdf    8_Ch. 1_ Extra Credit #5.pdf

 4 Square Graphing Paper.pdf

Science- Mrs. Graizzaro

                        Lesson 4 vocab quiz Friday 10/19

                        Classifying Matter Quiz Wednesday 10/24

8a and 8b - Lesson 4 vocab in your notebook
                          complete pages 44 and 45

8a and 8b -Lesson 1, 2, 3 notes will be checked on Thursday
read pages 56-61 and answer the question on the pages due Thursday
pg 62 and 62 due Thursday



Pray like a Saint! 

Manna Bite discussion each Tuesday...how did the Gospel and Homily feed us like God fed the Isrealites manna? Is our spiritual relationship being fed?

Saint of the Month: Pier Giorgio Frassati
Virtue of the Month: Friendship ~ sharing a mutual love that seeks the good of the other


Ch 1 Quiz -  DATE CHANGE - Tuesday, 10/16
Social Studies - Mr. Curtin

10/15   Sections 2 and 3 Take home quiz due tomorrow, 10/16.     Please have a D.E.A.R. book with you at all times.  I am going to check and points will be deducted if you do not have a book!
This day in history  October 15, 1863: The C.S.S. Hunley, the world’s first successful combat submarine, sinks during a test run, killing its inventor and seven crew members.