Middle School Social Studies Weekly Newsletter 10/22

“Fix your thoughts on what is True, and Honorable, and Right, and Pure.” Philippians 4:8
 Looking Ahead:

I hope your children had a great long weekend! 

5th and 6th grade students will be looking at the different regions of the United Sates. They will also be creating wonderful regional maps.

7th and 8th grade will be focusing on Europe in the Middle Ages with a focus on the expansion and then fall of the Roman Empire.

Reminders:
Please remember to check laptops before sending them to school. They need to be fully charged in order to take full advantage of the technology.

If you have not done so, please send your child with their headphones. This will help them use the laptops while also keeping a well-balanced learning environment.
As a reminder, it is Red Ribbon week. I am looking forward to seeing all the students participate. The following is a list of what the different days will consist of:

Monday: Fun Socks
Tuesday: National Disabilities Awareness Day (Students will receive a white ribbon to wear)
Wednesday: Tie Down Drugs
Thursday: Throwback decade
Friday: Red shirt and Jeans

Please see the flyer that was sent home on Thursday as well as the school’s newsletter for additional information.

What we will be covering this week:
  • 5th Grade: Regions of the United States
  • 6th Grade: Regions of the United States
  • 7th Grade: From Republic to Empire
  • 8th Grade: From Republic to Empire
Dates and Reminder:
  • Week of 10/22: Red Ribbon Week
  • Friday, 10/26: Middle School Halloween Dance
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at .

Middle School Social Studies Weekly Newsletter 9/14

“Think of what is above, not of what is on earth” Colossians 3:2
Looking Ahead:
The children had a great week! Our days are full of learning, exploring and movement!
This week all Middle School students received their laptops and look forward to use them throughout the year.
Reminders:
Please remember to check laptops before sending them to school they need to be fully charged in order to take full advantage of the technology.
If you have not done so please send your child with their headphones this will help them use the laptops while also keeping a well balanced learning environment.
What we will be covering this week:
  • 5th Grade: Early Exploration; Map Skills; Explores
  • 6th Grade: Early Exploration; Map Skills; Explores
  • 7th Grade: Introduction: The World in 300 C.E.
  • 8th Grade: Introduction: The World in 300 C.E.
Dates and Reminder:
  • Tuesday, 9/18: School Picture Day
  • Wednesday, 9/19: Mass Formal Uniform Required
  • Thursday, 9/20: 5th & 6th Map Quiz
  • Friday, 9/28: Half Day: Dismissal at 12:00 PM- Teacher Professional Development
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at

Middle School Social Studies Newsletter 9/21

“Anyone who believes in God’s Son has eternal Life.” John 3:36

 

Reminders:

Please remember to check laptops before sending them to school. They need to be fully charged in order to take full advantage of the technology.

 

Fall Fiesta is on Sunday, October 7th. The whole school will be performing at this event. All of St. Mary’s students participate in this event.

What we will be covering this week:

  • 5th Grade: Spanish Explorers
  • 6th Grade: Spanish Explorers
  • 7th Grade: The World in 300 C.E.; Teaching the World’s History
  • 8th Grade: The World in 300 C.E.; Teaching the World’s History

Dates and Reminder:

  • Friday, 9/28: Minimum Day

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at .

 

Middle School Social Studies Weekly Newsletter 9/14

“Think of what is above, not of what is on earth” Colossians 3:2
Looking Ahead:
The children had a great week! Our days are full of learning, exploring and movement!
This week, all Middle School students received their laptops, and they look forward to using them throughout the year.
Reminders:
Please remember to check laptops before sending them to school. They need to be fully charged in order to take full advantage of the technology.
If you have not done so, please send your child with their headphones. This will help them use the laptops while also keeping a well-balanced learning environment.
What we will be covering this week:
  • 5th Grade: Early Exploration; Map Skills; Explores
  • 6th Grade: Early Exploration; Map Skills; Explores
  • 7th Grade: Introduction: The World in 300 C.E.
  • 8th Grade: Introduction: The World in 300 C.E.
Dates and Reminder:
  • Tuesday, 9/18: School Picture Day
  • Wednesday, 9/19: Mass Formal Uniform Required
  • Thursday, 9/20: 5th & 6th Map Quiz

 

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at .