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8th Grade

Teacher: Mary Beth Horner



Teacher: Mrs. Mary Beth Horner
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Dress Down Day tomorrow $2

Red White and Blue to benefit Wounded Warriors!



Homework for: /Thursday  Oct. 21, 2014

Honors math: p163 #42, p 646 #83-93 odds quiz (study)


Social Studies: 


English/grammar:  WB pp 119-120

Religion:    After Test Assignment p 17

Literature/Writing: read pp 932-941 Anne Frank Act II


other:  Practice Pre-Amble each night.  

7th Grade Language Arts:How-To project due Wed. 10-29 , Reading worksheet

vocabulary/spelling test for Three Century Woman and The Hindenburg on Friday Oct. 24


Dates for most tests are posted one week in advance. *Quizzes and spelling/Vocabulary tests are posted 2-3 days in advance. Tests and quizzes are sent home regularly for your review. Please sign and have your child return them within two days using their test folder.  *There may be an occasional un-announced pop quiz in some subjects.

Extra Credit  100 points are available in Language Arts using the 100 point Extra Credit reading  assigment

Upcoming Events 

 Pink Dress Down Day : Thursday Oct. 30  $2 or give from the heart

Haunted House / Halloween Fun NIght : Thursday Oct. 30 7-9pm

Student Council Induction ceremony ; Friday Nov. 7 immediatly following First Friday Mass

7th and 8th grade students will be performing the Pre-Amble after our Veterans Day Prayer Service on Tuesday Nov. 11; all are welcome.

Conferences:  Monday Nov. 10 and Tuesday Nov. 11   early dismissal both days.




My goal, as the 8th grade teacher, is to prepare your child for high school. To achieve this, I hold him/her responsible for him/herself - the successes and the failures. We all learn from our mistakes as well as from things we do well; however, I want students to accept any consequences of their mistakes without placing blame on someone else.