Monthly Archives: February 2012

Taste of Holcomb Bridge

When: Thursday, March 01, 2012

 Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Where: Holcomb Bridge Middle School

Why: To learn about and experience other cultures

Cost: $5.00 per person and $20.00 for a family of five

We hope to see you there!

Research Presentations and Lit Reviews are Graded!

… and should be in the book by this evening. Here’s a sampling of some of the presentations.

Websites
Olympic Gods Presentation
The History of Lacrosse Presentation
Transporting Zoo Animals Presentation
Drug Addiction Presentation
Photography Presentation

Brochures (Click for a closer look)

Dog and Human Mouths

Oil


Prezi Presentations

Were fantastic! We weren’t able to save/link them, though!

Video Presentations

We had one video presentation. I’ll link it here when I get the URL.

The next assessment will be during the week of February 27 through March 1

We will be having an assessment for unit 4 which encompasses chapters 8, 9, and 10 the week of February 27th through March 2nd. During this week we will be having CRCT practice in the morning so the schedule will be different from the usual schedule.

The plan is…

Wednesday 2/22 study guide will be given to the students

Review for the assessment will be on February 27th for class periods 5th , 7th, and 4th .

Review for the assessment will be on February 28th for class periods 3rd and 8th

Test will be on February 28th for class periods 5th and 7th

Test will be on February 29th for class periods 4th and 3rd

Test will be on March 1st for 8th period

Sincerely

Mrs. Higgins

Research Presentation Schedule (In case you forget)

4th Period
Thurs., Feb. 9CDan
BrH
BecW
BriTal
Fri., Feb. 10KevRi
ChSch
DarBro
DalMo
Mon., Feb. 13ErMc
DanMat
AmAl
DylBro
KyHo

8th Period
Thurs., Feb. 9SydFlo
RaWa
Mikwe
Sebu
Domwi
Fri., Feb. 10Bryal
Juba
Savwh
Braal
Mon., Feb. 13Caher
Jarsi
Rygre
Hen
Grila

7th Period
Wed., Feb. 8Alha
Khaba
Thurs., Feb. 9Danar
Almi
Jehip
Jilal
Megsta
Thomon
Fri., Feb. 10Glenbe
Sagiv
Jasay
Alyvi
Mon., Feb. 13Adgui
Niclo
Micshe
marste
majohn
Thurs., Feb. 16Kahe
Olmc
Antsco

5th Period
Thurs., Feb. 9Marste
Edgui
Laspe
Paogue
Fri., Feb. 10Imar
Cacro
Ratay
Jopa
Mon., Feb 13Aryvar
Carbro
Tyhe
Bemor
Ang
Jemc

Mrs. Higgins Physical Science

We are now studying unit 2, energy and the different forms of energy. The students need to be reviewing their notes on a regular basis and reading the sections assigned to them in a chapter.So that when they have a test they are prepared for it.

My help sessions are on Monday and Wednesday from 3:10 till 4:20 and Wednesday morning 7:10 till 7:30.

February 13th – 16th

There are many activities going on next week to be aware of!! Next Tuesday, February 14th  is the 8th grade trip to Centennial HS.  Wednesday, February 15th  is the 8th grade Career Day and Chorus trip. Friday is a student holiday!

Math 8 classes–you have a test next Thursday, February 16th.  We will only have Monday to review.  If you are struggling with this unit, I am available for a help session Wednesday or Thursday morning for some addtional review.

Lit Review– Herb’s Final Product

Herb would score very high on the rubric. Compare his final product with yours.

Herb Finished Lit Review