Grade 8 East Homework Hotline

Mrs. Shannon Mariconda 
East House Leader    
English Language Arts
Mrs. Fran Blackman      Mathematics
Mr. Dean Vaccaro                   
 Social Studies
Mrs. Lorry Given  Science
Monica Orban      ELL & Bilingual Social Studies

Class Assignments 
 Mrs. Mariconda 
English Language Arts 

Students are expected to read for 30 minutes daily - can be at home, on the bus, during lunch, etc.

Any work that is not completed in class will need to be completed at home - all work for this class will be done in class otherwise.

Outsiders Work:
p. 56-75, Nothing Gold Can Stay Close Read, p. 75-90, p. 90-99, & p.99-118, are all due. Please submit on Google Classroom no later by Marc h 1st, 11:59pm - they will not be counted after this. Students have access to an e-text and audio book through Google Classroom. All assignments are on Google Classroom.

March Blogs:

Due by 11:59pm on 3/14. Students must submit their work on their East Block # Google Classroom.

Ms. Blackman 

Common Core



None/Finalize Presentation 


(Assembly today) 
  Mrs. Given 

All classes will have a current events article due on the last day of every other month that your class meets. Articles should be science-related, and published within the past 3 months. Next one is due March 29 , 2018

All "Bridge" Project paperwork due: Thursday, February 22.

  Mr. Vaccaro
Social Studies
- Finish reading Ch 6. Finish the entire UNP.  
- Ch 6 Unit Test is Tuesday, 12/19

Creating America online book link (missing Constitution section):

TCI History Alive online book
  teacher:  username: student's last name+first initial (lowercase)
  password: Roton1

Mr. Jackson 
Social Studies/Science  
1. Check google classroom daily for assignments and announcements.

2. Make sure journal entry 1 and design cost are completed in STEM Journal on google classroom. 

Ms. Orban 
ESL/Bilingual Social Studies 


Monday: None
Tuesday: 4.2 Practice A
Friday: None

 Important Dates 

6th Grade Trip: Nature's Classroom (April 4-6)
7th Grade Trip: New York City (4/19-4/20)
8th Grade Trip: Boston (5/9-5/11)

Encore Interest Survey