Welcome to the 8th Grade website!  Below you can find some general announcements and the weekly homework!  On the left side of the page you can find a link to the general 8th Grade calendar as well as links to your individual class pages, which provide additional resources.

General Announcements
1. Math and Spanish Exams will be on Wednesday, Dec 19 and Thursday, Dec 20

MIDDLE SCHOOL PLAY TRYOUTS HAVE BEEN CHANGED TO TUESDAY (11TH) THURSDAY (13TH) OR FRIDAY  (14th)  3:00 - 4:30 in Mrs. Sytsma's room. 
YOU WILL NEED A COMPLETED STUDENT TRYOUT FORM. 
SIGN UP OUTSIDE OF MRS. SYTSMA'S ROOM BEFORE TRYOUTS.
 
 Week Of: December 10, 2018
 
BibleMr. Wiener/Mrs. Sytsma - updated 12/10/2018
Click here for what we did in chapel recently (includes photos & video): Chapel Blog website        

M: Review for test
T: Review for test
W: TEST on Paul’s Missionary Journeys
Th: TEST on Paul’s Missionary Journeys
F:  (T/Th): 1 John 4:7-9 & Hebrews 12:1; DUE: Take a L.A.P. (Bible Journal)

 

Language ArtsMr. Schutte - updated 12/10/2018

M -Writing Workshop: Introductions

        H/W -Revised Introduction due Tuesday

T -Membean; MTSS

        H/W -Membean due Wednesday

W - Writing Workshop: Conclusions

        H/W-Revised Conclusion due Thursday

TH -Library Time; MTSS

        H/W -None

F -Writing Workshop: Adopting An Essayist's Tone; Writing Time

H/W -Final Draft due Tuesday 12/18

Vocabulary Links:

Classroom Password: bluetruck6


Honors Algebra Miss VanDenBerg - Updated 12/10/18

Monday - Review - HW: Chapter 5 Review

Tuesday - Chapter 5 TEST - No homework

Wednesday - No homework

Thursday - 6.1 Graphing Systems - HW: 6.1 Graphing WS

FridayExam Review

Honors Algebra Exam will be Wednesday, December 19.

Exam Review Packet

Exam Review SOLUTIONS

Algebra Miss VanDenBerg - Updated 12/10/18

Monday - 5.6 Inequalities - HW: 5.6 WS

Tuesday - 5.6 Inequalities - HW: Chapter 5 Review

Wednesday - Review HW: Study

Thursday - Chapter 5 TEST No homework

FridayExam Review

Algebra Exam will be Wednesday, December 19.

Exam Review Packet

Exam Review SOLUTIONS

Bridge MathMiss VanDenBerg - Updated 12/10/18

Monday - HW: Review WS (SOLUTIONS)

Tuesday - Equations TEST No homework

Wednesday - No homework

Thursday - Amusement Park Project - No homework

FridayNo homework

Amusement Park Project will be done mostly in class. It will be due on Thursday, December 20.

Email me at vandenberg@timothychristian.com

ScienceMrs. Hopek - Updated 12/10/18

Please check back on a daily basis as assignments shift day to day based on student understanding and what we accomplish in class!

Current Unit:   "DNA and Biotechnology"

M: History of DNA Discovery; Start Building of DNA Model 

 -HW:  Finish Prepping DNA Model Pieces for TUESDAY

T: DNA Replication

    -HW:  There will be a CheckPoint on DNA Structure and Replication on WEDNESDAY

W: DNA to Proteins

  -HW: 

Th:  DNA to Proteins

  -HW: 

F: DNA Mutations 

  -HW: 

Link for Mitosis:  https://www.cellsalive.com/mitosis.htm 

Quizlet Links:  https://quizlet.com/join/y6WfYtaqx

Bioman Link:  https://biomanbio.com/HTML5GamesandLabs/LifeChemgames/protsynthracehtml5page.html

Email me at Hopek@timothychristian.com

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Computer Applications - Mrs. Hopek

 
Most assignments will be completed in class.  However, the assignments to be completed outside of class will be specifically noted by Mrs. Hopek.

 

Social StudiesMrs. Sytsma - updated 12/10/2018

Monday-  Doughboys - who are they?

TRENCH WARFARE - Computer Fun - DUE TODAY

Tuesday - American troops enter the war

Standards Based Grading Question - Here is the web site to go to for the play    - DUE TODAY

 https://historyplays.weebly.com/uploads/8/6/2/0/8620008/_the_christmas_truce_world_war_i_-_complete_play.pdf

Wednesday - Life on the Home Front

Thursday - Propaganda

Friday -  Intolerance and Suspicion

WW I FLIP CHART   - DUE  DECEMBER 17       You should have at least 4 of the flip chart pages done by the end of this week.

Junior scholastic Magazine = www.scholastic.com/js

          Password is runtherace2


A great website to practice the states and capitals is:


 

Email me at sytsma@timothychristian.com


Literacy Block - Mr. Schutte and Mrs. Sytsma updated 12/10/18

T: Realistic Fiction Book Clubs

HW: None

Th: Quiz over character; Realistic Fiction Book Clubs

HW: None


Email me at schutte@timothychristian.com

Spanish Miss Wieringa  --updated 12/13/18

 M: 2.2 Packet p. 7,11
 T:   2.2 Packet p.14
 W
TH
 F: Vocabulary Extra Credit
        2.2 Test:
  •  Vocabulary (Matching)
  •  Grammar(Tener/Ir)


**Listening Section Tuesday, December 18
**Thursday, December 20: Semester Exam!!




 
Choir - Mrs. DeJager  
 
Drama - 
 

Quizlet for Vocab Terms

 
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Corrine Wieringa,
Nov 28, 2018, 5:44 AM
ĉ
Mr. Schutte,
Dec 11, 2018, 12:30 PM
Ċ
Heather Hopek,
Nov 29, 2018, 1:19 PM
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Heather Hopek,
Nov 28, 2018, 7:07 AM