Head’s Up

  1. 1. State Testing Dates: Make sure you do not schedule any appointments/trips/etc during these dates.  It is very DIFFICULT on your student if they miss a test(s) and have to make them up. Testing takes place in the mornings.
MATH PT5/23-5/24
  1. 2. Food, Inc. Projectdue dates (all due dates are graded):

Friday, May 24 – all 5 parts are due & checked off

Thursday, May 30 – present project to teachers/peers

Tuesday, June 4 Farmer’s Market – present projects & prepared food to whole school

  1. Concert on the Green – on May 21st, starting at 6pm, come watch our music classes perform.  Bring your lawn chairs or blankets!  There will be a Food Truck available for dinner! We have a lot of middle school students in the music program (choir, instrumental, & rock band).

4.. 8th Grade Graduation takes place at the Antioch Community Center, in the ballroom, on Wednesday, June 5th at 4:30pm.  Everyone is invited to come & celebrate our 8th grade students!

Week 5:  Food, Inc


This Week’s Assignments/Homework: not inclusive – assignments may be added.  Class assignments not finished during class become homework.

  • Vocabulary: 10 minutes a day on Membean
  • Literature Book: Omnivore’s Dilemma; pacing guide for reading, RJW + Reflection due on Fridays, quiz on Fridays
  • CommonLit: A Lesson in Farming, Classroom to Cafeteria; due Friday
  • Writing: In class choose a partner to research one of the following food borne illnesses (see attachment for details); due Friday
  • Math: CPM, Khan, POD, pacing guide with due dates, assessments on Fridays
  • Science “Nutrition”: participation & assignments; due on Science day
  • Food, Inc Project:  continue creating a booth to present to class/school; see due dates at beginning of email.