Monday News, 11/23/20

“Showing gratitude is one of the simplest yet most powerful things humans can do for each other.”
– Randy Pausch


We begin another new week of learning with a POSITIVE attitude & new techniques to manage our stress:
*The specialized breathing technique of the week is “Jesus, I trust in you” Breathing – a calming combination of both prayer and mindful breathing that I often use in times of need. Thank you, Lord, for allowing us to offer up to you ALL that we hold close in out hearts.
Jesus, we trust in you

HOMEWORK
6th Grade English: 
*No Bell Ringers this week 🙂
*Finish Thanksgiving Greeting Card for nursing home resident
*E-Learners: print out all of the Persuasive Writing Resource Pages posted on Google Classroom. Trim them & glue all into your Writers Workshop notebook for tomorrow
7th Grade English:   
*No Bell Ringers this week 🙂
*Finish Thanksgiving Greeting Card for nursing home resident
*E-Learners: print out all of the Persuasive Writing Resource Pages posted on Google Classroom. Trim them & glue all into your Writers Workshop notebook for tomorrow
8th Grade English:   
*No Bell Ringers this week 🙂
*Finish Thanksgiving Greeting Card for nursing home resident
*E-Learners PRINT OUT:
1. The Grinch Notes Page
2. ALL of the Persuasive Writing Resource Pages posted on Google Classroom. Trim them & glue all into your Writers Workshop notebook for tomorrow

REMINDERS:


Thursday News

“Sometimes we should express our gratitude for the small and simple things like the scent of the rain, the taste of your favorite food, or the sound of a loved one’s voice.”
– Joseph B. Wirthlin


Jesus, we trust in you

HOMEWORK
6th Grade English: 
*Thursday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*Complete the One-Pager Project, tracing over ALL pencil in color. E-Learners must attach a photo to the Google Classroom assignment & submit it online
7th Grade English:   
*Thursday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*Complete the One-Pager Project, tracing over ALL pencil in color. E-Learners must attach a photo to the Google Classroom assignment & submit it online
8th Grade English:   
*Thursday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom, compose a complete paragraph
*Complete the One-Pager Project, tracing over ALL pencil in color. E-Learners must attach a photo to the Google Classroom assignment & submit it online

REMINDERS:
*Please bring in food items and monetary donations for the Parish Sharing Program. TOMORROW is the final day 🙂

Wednesday News, 11/18/20

We continue to make an effort to have a GRATEFUL heart:
“Piglet noticed that even though he had a very small heart,
it could hold a rather large amount of gratitude.”
– from Winnie-the-Pooh (A.A. Milne)

Jesus, we trust in you

HOMEWORK
6th Grade English: 
*Wednesday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom, compose a complete paragraph
*One-Pager Project
7th Grade English:   
*Wednesday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*One-Pager Project
8th Grade English:   
*Wednesday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom, compose a complete paragraph
*One-Pager Project

REMINDERS:
*Please bring in food items and monetary donations for the Parish Sharing Program. Student representatives will collect both daily 

Tuesday News, 11/17/20

Today, we began reflecting on the aspects of our lives for which we are most THANKFUL. In. the midst of many challenges, taking inventory of our MANY blessings is time well spent
Jesus, we trust in you

HOMEWORK
6th Grade English: 
*Tuesday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*One-Pager Planning Page on Google Classroom
*All test corerctions & extra credit is due TOMORROW
7th Grade English:   
*Tuesday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*One-Pager Planning Page on Google Classroom
*All test corerctions & extra credit is due TOMORROW
8th Grade English:   
*Tuesday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*One-Pager Planning Page on Google Classroom
*All test corerctions & extra credit is due TOMORROW

REMINDERS:
*PICTURE DAY is tomorrow for Room 19 🙂
*Please bring in food items and monetary donations for the Parish Sharing Program. Student representatives will collect both daily 

Monday News, 11/16/20

We begin another new week of learning with a POSITIVE attitude & new techniques to manage our stress:
1. The specialized breathing technique of the week is “SQUARE” Breathing
2. Our Mindful Movement theme is “Shapes Movements”, specifically TRIANGLE movements this week
Hopefully these strategies will be helpful OUTSIDE of school as well 🙂
Jesus, we trust in you

HOMEWORK
6th Grade English: 
*Monday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*Make test corrections for points if needed
7th Grade English:   
*Monday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*Make test corrections for points if needed
8th Grade English:   
*Monday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*Make test corrections for points if needed

REMINDERS:
*ROOM 19 PICTUREDAY will be THIS WEDNESDAY, 11/18/20 🙂
*Please bring in food items and monetary donations for the Parish Sharing Program. Student representatives will collect both daily 🙂

Thursday News, 11/12/20

Good morning !
We continue to keep doing our very best to adapt to any challenges that come our way.
Jesus, I trust in you…

HOMEWORK
6th Grade English:
*All Bell Ringers are due TOMORROW by 8:00 AM
7th Grade English:
*All Bell Ringers are due TOMORROW by 8:00 AM
8th Grade English:
*All Bell Ringers are due TOMORROW by 8:00 AM

REMINDERS:
*Bring in a t-shirt to be used as an art smock & make sure you have headphoneswhen we return on Tuesday
*Room 19 will take class pictures during the school-wide retake day, date to be deteremioned…

Wednesday News, 11/11/20

We do our best each day to spread KINDNESS to those around us.
Jesus, we trust in you

HOMEWORK
6th Grade English: 
*Wednesday & Friday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
7th Grade English:   
*Wednesday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*Study for tomorrow’s Chapter 2 Test
8th Grade English:   
*Wednesday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*Study for tomorrow’s Chapter 2 Test

REMINDERS:
*Bring in a t-shirt to be used as an art smock
*Make sure you have headphones

Tuesday News, 11/10/20

We can all be so very grateful for this BEAUTIFUL weather, and all the splendor of the fall season!
Jesus, we trust in you

HOMEWORK
6th Grade English: 
*Tuesday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*Review pages 50-53 (if not completed in class)
*Study for tomorrow’s Chapter 2 Test
7th Grade English:   
*Tuesday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*Review Slide 2.7 & check over all other slides  🙂
*Study for Chapter 2 Test (Thursday, 11/12/20)
8th Grade English:   
*Tuesday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*Review Slide 2.8 & check over all other slides  🙂
*Study for Chapter 2 Test (Thursday, 11/12/20)

REMINDERS:
*Bring in a t-shirt to be used as an art smock
*Make sure you have headphones

Monday News, 11/9/20

We begin another new week of learning with a POSITIVE attitude & new techniques to manage our stress:
1. The specialized breathing technique of the week is “HAPPINESS & KINDNESS Breathing”
2. Our Mindful Movement theme is “Shapes Movements”, specifically CIRCLE movements this week
Hopefully these strategies will be helpful OUTSIDE of school as well 🙂
Jesus, we trust in you

HOMEWORK
6th Grade English: 
*Monday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*Google Review Slides 2.4 & 2.5
7th Grade English:   
*Monday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*p.51, Ex. 2 on Google Classroom
8th Grade English:   
*Monday English Bell Ringer on Google Classroom
*Figurative Language Quizizz

REMINDERS:
*Bring in a t-shirt to be used as an art smock
*Make sure you have headphones

Thursday News, 11/5/20

Good morning !
We continue to keep doing our very best to adapt to any challenges that come our way.
Jesus, I trust in you…

HOMEWORK
6th Grade English:
*Thursday Bell Ringer- a complete paragraph is required, so be sure to use your FLOW Map as a resource…
*p.45, Ex. 3 on Google Classroom
*Study for Chapter 2 Test (Wednesday, 11/11/20)
7th Grade English:
*Thursday Bell Ringer- a complete paragraph is required, so be sure to use your FLOW Map as a resource…
*p.49 Ex. 2 on Google Classroom
*Extra Credit p.49, Ex. 4
*Study for Chapter 2 Test (Thursday, 11/12/20)
8th Grade English:
*Thursday Bell Ringer
*Extra Credit: p.54, Ex. 1 in notebook
*Study for Chapter 2 Test (Thursday, 11/12/20)

REMINDERS:
*Bring in a t-shirt to be used as an art smock & make sure you have headphoneswhen we return on Tuesday
*Room 19 will take class pictures during the school-wide retake day, date to be deteremioned…