8th Grade Projects

Week of May 20th

Students are taking the MAPS Math test today in class and meeting with Mr. Lenon to discuss electives for next year. Tuesday-Thursday: Students NOT going on the GoCampus trip will merge with Mrs. Rosario’s students who are NOT going on the trip.  Students will be with Mrs. Rosario’s substitute teacher for those days. Students GOING on the GoCampus trip should pack with “layering” in mind.  The weather is anywhere from the mid 50s to high 60s with rain and clouds in...

May 20, 2019 Read more

Coming Up Next Week!

Monday-Students will be taking the Math MAPS test during Projects. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday-GoCampus trip for participating students.  Students who are not participating will continue to work on their Westward Expansion...

May 15, 2019 Read more

Week of May 6th

Next week is a busy week! Students will attend the last assembly of the year on Monday, and take the Smarter Balanced ELA and Math tests on Tuesday and Wednesday. Please encourage your child to bring a water bottle and snacks to school on testing days. Our final project of the year, Westward Expansion, will be due on May 30th. Students will create a game board with a partner that includes questions of varying difficulty and instructions for playing. Don’t forget that...

May 2, 2019 Read more

Testing this Week

Greetings Everyone, Just a friendly reminder that students will be taking the Smarter Balanced Science test Wednesday morning. Please be sure students are on time and have eaten a healthy breakfast. ...

April 29, 2019 Read more

Renfroe: Important Information for the Week of April 29th

Parents, Please be aware that 8th graders will be testing on May 1 (Smarter Balanced Science), so please have your children eat a good breakfast and arrive on time. Mr. Lewis will take attendance and then students will test right away. In the afternoon, students will be going to Maverick and the park during project time. Please send your child with money for Maverick. On Monday, May 6th Mrs. Renfroe will be moving to 3rd grade full-time and Mrs. Lane will move to Projects. Please...

April 23, 2019 Read more

Mrs. Renfroe 4/16/19

8th Homeroom Students and Parents: Thank you to everyone who came on Friday for conferences! The students had so much to share with their parents and it was fun for me to see! For those that were unable to make it on Friday, I have sent emails out with times and days to re-schedule for next week. Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns. 8th Projects: We began a review of life sciences last week and we will continue it this week. Our 8th grade SBAC Science Test will be...

April 17, 2019 Read more

Mrs. Renfroe Important Info 4/9/19

Hello! Yesterday you should have received an email through Infinite Campus explaining an upcoming change for 8th grade projects. I will be transitioning to 3rd grade this month and Mrs. Lane will be transitioning into 8th grade projects. On May 6th Mrs. Lane will be the project teacher for your student. I have loved having the opportunity to teach your child this year and will still be in touch with them as we finish out the school year. Your children are amazing and they will be in great...

April 9, 2019 Read more

Mrs. Renfroe 4/7/19

Hello! I hope you all had a wonderful break! Please note that CONFERENCES are Friday, April 12th. Each spring, the students host their own conference. Please come any time from 7:30am-2:00pm, with your student, to review work from 3rd quarter and receive the 3rd quarter report card. I will be located in Mr. Lewis’s room during this time. Students did a great job on their ABC American Revolution Books. They will share these with parents and guardians at our conferences on Friday,...

April 7, 2019 Read more

Mrs. Renfroe 3/27/19 Important!

Good evening!  Student’s have been working hard to earn a trip to Maverick before break begins. They achieved their goal and we will be walking to Maverick tomorrow at the beginning of projects class (1:15). If your student would like to purchase an item at Maverick, please send them with cash. If you do not want your child to attend the Maverick outing, please let me know before 1:15 tomorrow! An email was sent through Infinite Campus as well. Thank you,  Mrs....

March 27, 2019 Read more

Mrs. Renfroe 3/25/19

Happy Monday! Students will be finishing their American Revolution ABC Books this week. They will begin presenting their completed books to the class on Wednesday. This is our last project of quarter 3 (ends on March 28th). All grades have been updated in Infinite Campus as of this morning. Please contact me if you have any questions about grades! After Spring Break we will spend 3 weeks reviewing science standards to prepare for the 8th grade science test. The social studies standards...

March 25, 2019 Read more