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(ALL TOPICS AND HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS BELOW ARE TENTATIVE)   

 

December 2nd – December 6th

Posted on December 1, 2019

Monday, December 2nd 

  • Today is the last day for 8th grade parents to register for public high schools.
  • Reconciliation (Grades 6-8) 
  • 1st trimester ends today

Thursday, December 5th 

  • Report Card Conferences/12:30 Dismissal 

Friday, December 6th 

  • 8:30 School Mass 
  • Student Council Inductions 

***All Topics are Tentative***
Topics for the week of December 2nd 
8th Grade Science
Monday, December 2nd – The properties of Earth/What causes the changes in the season? 
Tuesday, December 3rd – The properties of Earth/What causes the changes in the season? 
Wednesday, December 4th – The properties of Earth/What causes the changes in the season? 
Thursday, December 5th – The properties of Earth/What causes the changes in the season? 
Friday, December 6th – Quiz 


8th Grade Religion
Monday, December 2nd – 8:30 Mass/Reconciliation 
Tuesday, December 3rd – Exam 
Wednesday, December 4th – Project: Newspaper topics (Pentecost to Charlemagne) 
Thursday, December 5th – Project 
Friday, December 6th – Project


7th Grade Science
Monday, December 2nd – Plate boundaries 
Tuesday, December 3rd – Plate boundaries 
Wednesday, December 4th – Plate boundaries 
Thursday, December 5th – Review for Friday’s exam
Friday, December 6th – Exam (Continental Drift) 


6th Grade Science
Monday, December 2nd – Earth’s atmosphere 
Tuesday, December 3rd – Earth’s atmosphere 
Wednesday, December 4th – Earth’s atmosphere 
Thursday, December 5th – Earth’s atmosphere 
Friday, December 6th – Why Earth receives different amounts of sunlight


5th Grade Science
Monday, December 2nd – Nutritional facts 
Tuesday, December 3rd – Nutritional facts 
Wednesday, December 4th – Nutritional facts 
Thursday, December 5th – Vitamins and minerals 
Friday, December 6th – Vitamins and minerals 


 

November 18th – November 22nd

Posted on November 18, 2019

***All Topics are Tentative***
Topics for the week of November 18th
8th Grade Science
Monday, November 18th – Project (Due on Friday)
Tuesday, November 19th – Project 
Wednesday, November 20th – Molloy School Trip
Thursday, November 21st – The differences between living organisms 
Friday, November 22nd – The differences between living organisms 


8th Grade Religion
Monday, November 18th – Exam Review 
Tuesday, November 19th – Exam
Wednesday, November 20th – Monasteries begin to be established throughout the world
Thursday, November 21st – How Charlamagne strengthened the Church
Friday, November 22nd – How Charlamagne strengthened the Church 


7th Grade Science
Monday, November 18th – The theory of plate tectonics and sea-floor spreading
Tuesday, November 19th – The theory of plate tectonics and sea-floor spreading
Wednesday, November 20th – The theory of plate tectonics and sea-floor spreading
Thursday, November 21st – The theory of plate tectonics and sea-floor spreading
Friday, November 22nd -The theory of plate tectonics and sea-floor spreading (Quiz on Monday)


6th Grade Science
Monday, November 18th – The relationship between temperature and kinetic energy
Tuesday, November 19th – The relationship between temperature and kinetic energy
Wednesday, November 20th – How heat is transferred 
Thursday, November 21st – How heat is transferred 
Friday, November 22nd – Quiz 


5th Grade Science
Monday, November 18th – Symbiotic relationships 
Tuesday, November 19th – How energy passes through ecosystems 
Wednesday, November 20th – How energy passes through ecosystems 
Thursday, November 21st – Exam Review 
Friday, November 22nd – Exam (Ecosystems) 


 

November 11th – November 15th

Posted on November 12, 2019

***All Topics are Tentative***
Topics for the week of November 11th 
8th Grade Science
Monday, November 11th – No School/Veteran’s Day 
Tuesday, November 12th – The Roman Empire and Christianity 
Wednesday, November 13th –  The Roman Empire and Christianity 
Thursday, November 14th – Review for Friday’s exam
Friday, November 15th – Exam (The Church Begins) 


8th Grade Religion
Monday, November 11th – No School/Veteran’s Day
Tuesday, November 12th – Project (Evolution)
Wednesday, November 13th – Project 
Thursday, November 14th – Project 
Friday, November 15th – Project 


7th Grade Science
Monday, November 11th – No School/Veteran’s Day
Tuesday, November 12th – Half-life of an object
Wednesday, November 13th – Half-life of an object 
Thursday, November 14th – Half-life of an object 
Friday, November 15th – Quiz 


6th Grade Science
Monday, November 11th – No School/Veteran’s Day
Tuesday, November 12th – Density of an object 
Wednesday, November 13th – Density of an object 
Thursday, November 14th – Density of an object
Friday, November 15th – Quiz


5th Grade Science
Monday, November 11th – No School/Veteran’s Day
Tuesday, November 12th – Instincts and learned behavior
Wednesday, November 13th – Instincts and learned behaviors 
Thursday, November 14th – Symbiotic relationships 
Friday, November 15th – Symbiotic relationships 


 

November 4th – November 8th

Posted on November 1, 2019
  • Monday, November 4th – Boot Camp Activity
  • Tuesday, November 5th – Box Top Day 
  • Wednesday, November 6th – Bake Sale/Student Council Elections 1:15 p.m. 
  • Friday, November 7th – School Closed

Saturday, November 9th – 8th-grade TACHS exam

***All Topics are Tentative***
Topics for the week of October 28th
8th Grade Science
Monday, November 4th – Evidence of evolution
Tuesday, November 5th – Evidence of evolution
Wednesday, November 6th – Project (Create a book detailing the evolution of an organism still alive today) 
Thursday, November 7th – Project
Friday, November 8th – No School/Professional Development Day


8th Grade Religion
Monday, November 4th – 8:30 Mass/Fr. Marc
Tuesday, November 5th – The Church begins to grow
Wednesday, November 6th – The Church begins to grow
Thursday, November 7th – Christianity and the Roman Empire
Friday, November 8th – No School/Professional Development Day


7th Grade Science
Monday, November 4th – Relative and absolute ages
Tuesday, November 5th – Using half-life to determine the age of something
Wednesday, November 6th – Using half-life to determine the age of something 
Thursday, November 7th – Quiz 
Friday, November 8th – No School/Professional Development Day


6th Grade Science
Monday, November 4th – How fluids behave 
Tuesday, November 5th – How fluids behave 
Wednesday, November 6th – Calculating density 
Thursday, November 7th – Calculating density
Friday, November 8th – No School/Professional Development Day


5th Grade Science
Monday, November 4th – How organisms adapt to survive
Tuesday, November 5th – How organisms adapt to survive 
Wednesday, November 6th – Vertebrates and invertebrates
Thursday, November 7th – Vertebrates and invertebrates 
Friday, November 8th – No School/Professional Development Day


 

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