Mrs. O's 7th and 8th Grade Blog!

October 7-10, 2019

Parents, please consider donating a gift card in any amount to any venue, or cash, to our gift card tree that 7th grade is putting together for the Future Fest Fundraiser on Nov. 1. Thank you so much for all of your support in this endeavor. Student Council is collecting new and gently used shoes to send to those in need in Ghana. There is a box in the front office where items can be dropped. The science test on human body systems is this Tuesday, October 8th. Students will study on...

October 6, 2019 Read more

September 30-October 3

7th grade families, please remember to send in cash or gift cards in any amount for our Future Fest Fundraiser. This is optional, of course, and we appreciate any support we get. Science test Monday, October 7th–students should be studying Quizlet terms on the human body systems. They will also receive a study guide that they will need to fill out and use for studying. They may use their 20 minutes of reading to study for this test. This week in class: 7th Grade Reading–Girl Who...

September 30, 2019 Read more

September 23-26

Seventh grade is putting together a gift card tree for the Future Fest Fundraiser that will be held November 1. Please, if you’re able, send any gift card in any amount into us, OR just send in case (again, any amount) and we will purchase gift cards through the OA Scrip program.  Monday of this week is picture day. This week in class: 7th Grade Reading: Students will read several chapters of The Girls Who Drank the Moon. We will explore theme, character traits, and practice...

September 23, 2019 Read more

September 16-19, 2019

Please consider donating a gift card to our 7th grade gift card tree for this year’s Oasis Academy Future Fest. We will collect gift cards in any amount and to any venue until the first week in November. It’s an awesome item, and last year it brought in great money for our school! Send gift cards to Mrs. O. or Mrs. Byrd.  Homework this week: Read for 20 minutes and fill out log; students may spend their 20 minutes studying science terms on Quizlet.  This week in class: 7th Grade...

September 15, 2019 Read more

September 9-12

Please consider donating a gift card to our grade level contribution for this year’s Future Fest! Mrs. Byrd and I will be collecting gift cards in any amount and from any place until October 30th. Just send them in to either class and we will take care of the rest. Thanks so much for any support you can give! Don’t forget the science vocabulary and content test on Monday! This week in class: 7th Grade Reading–Students will watch a video, and read and respond to informational...

September 8, 2019 Read more

September 3-5, 2019

Keep studying science vocabulary. The test will be Monday, September 9. There will also be several open ended questions about cells, their different parts, and functions of parts. Students may use reading homework time to study vocabulary. However, you must write down that you studies, as well as a reflection of how it’s going–which words are you still struggling with, are you ready, etc.  Homework is 20 minutes of reading each night. Please return reading logs to school on...

September 2, 2019 Read more

August 26-29

Hello! I hope everyone had a fabulous weekend–Cantaloupe Festival, kids’ sports and activities–whatever it was, I hope it was the best!  Parents, please remember to return ALL paperwork from the white binder.  Upcoming Tests/Quizzes: Final test on cells, along with vocabulary–Monday, September 9.  This week in class: 7th Grade Reading–Students will read about and summarize current events with our Week in Rap through Flocabulary; they will annotate poetry in...

August 25, 2019 Read more

August 19-22–Welcome Back to School!

  For your reference, here is the link to the Back to School Night presentation: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/13HMak5JsGg9AJ4hQXcZ9gm-B96TXUOvO86I-SCa7h8c/edit?usp=sharing Happy first week of school everyone! I am so excited to get busy and have a fantastic year.  Here are some reminders and a brief outline of our first week together: This is the place where you will find all relevant information regarding homework, due dates, quiz and test dates, reminders, etc. I will post at the...

August 15, 2019 Read more