May 27, 2015

8th Grade Confirmation Retreat

St. Stans eighth graders travelled to Passionists at Molloy Retreat House in Jamacia Estates on Tuesday, November 25th for the 8th grade Confirmation Retreat. There was much reflection and community at the event as the students prepare for their Confirmation.

For more pictures see our album on Facebook, click here.

Homework

 

 

 

 

AMNESTY FOR MATH WRITTEN HOMEWORK ONLY – THURSDAY, 5/28/15 – Your name, the word Amnesty and the date of the homework assignment along with the completed homework assignment – otherwise no credit

8th grade Finals: Monday, 6/1: Science NYS test(am) and Social Studies(pm); Tuesday, 6/2: ELA; Wednesday, 6/3: Religion; Thursday; 6/5: Math.  6/4 is 1/2 day – faculty meeting 6/5: dinner dance 1/2 day for 8th graders

8th Grade:  Continue to attend Sunday mass – preferably at SSK’s 9 am mass – bring in the signed bulletin from the church/mass you attended on Mondays.

Announced 5/15 – Mrs. C has okayed 8th grade 2015 t-shirt distribution for Friday, 5/29, and they may wear it for the month of June.  Yearbooks for 8th graders will be distributed the day before the rest of the school gets theirs.

Tuesday, 5/26: MATH: due to Altar Servers/Choir/Lectors trip – homework is to review topics given for the final.  REL: same as Math

Monday, 5/25: CLOSED

Public HS Calendar on DOE web site

Public HS Round 1 match is due in early March.

 

 

8th Grade Wish List

  1. 20-30 laptops or I Pads (or equivalent) for classroom use
  2. Smart Board attachment – document reader
  3. Additional corking for the hall to hang work
  4. Digital camera to take pictures of student activities
  5. Mindstorm Lego EV3 kits for Robotics Club

 

Math Club – Mathmagicians

 

 MATHMAGICIANS

ROBOTICS CLUB/STOCK MARKET GAME

Fridays starting 9/19 3:15-4:45 PM

ROBOTICS – WE WILL BE  BUILDING FIRST LEGO LEAGUE ROBOTS!

ALL 7TH AND 8TH GRADE HONORS STUDENTS ARE INVITED TO JOIN!

COME AND HAVE FUN WHILE LEARNING !!!!

Web Resources – Math

www.brainingcamp.com – lessons, questions, challenges – some will be assigned as HW

www.khanacademy.com – on line lessons some with practice offered

www.thefutureschannel.com – short movies on science & math/careers related

www.math-aids.com – free worksheets you create with answer key

www.math-play.com

www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com

www.coolmath.com

www.learnzillion.com – lessons you can view over & over – search topic

www.mathplayground.com

www.mathtv.com

www.classzone.com

www.kidsknowit.com

www.ixl.com