Eighth Grade Bulldog Pride Newsletter


Monday, Jan.6: Module 4 , Lesson 2 Review and  Solving multi-step equations using the distributive property and combining like terms.

Tuesday, Jan.7:  Module 4, Substituting multi-step equations.

Wednesday, Jan. 8: Module 4, Multi-step equations with and without fractions.

Thursday, Jan. 9: Multi-step equations with and without fractions.

Friday, Jan. 10: Module 4, Teacher made Rational number equations including decimals.

Hope you had an awesome holiday season. Welcome back to a New Year, 2020.


Welcome back, students! We are excited to begin with our 3rd guidebook unit of the year, Call of the Wild!

Mon, Jan 6: COTW, Lesson 1: Introduction to The Call of the Wild

Tues, Jan 7: COTW, Lesson 2: Characterize Buck

Wed, Jan 8: COTW, Lesson 3: Build Vocabulary and Analyze Tone and Mood

Thurs, Jan 9: COTW, Lesson 4: Analyze Buck’s Character and Relationships

Fri, Jan 10: COTW, Lesson 5:  Summarize “The Other Animals”


Monday: Review Unit 3

Tuesday-Wednesday: Unit 3 Assessment

Thursday-Friday: Introduction to Biological Evolution and Phenomenon


MONDAY: anchor phenomena

TUESDAY: geologic time scale

WEDNESDAY: Earth’s formation

THURSDAY: emergence of life

FRIDAY: mass extinction

**Teacher made test: February 4** District Assessment: February 5-6**

Social Studies

Monday- Compromise of 1850 and the Fugitive Slave Law

Tuesday- Dred Scott Decision

Wednesday- Louisiana Secedes from the Union

Thursday- effects of the Civil War on Louisiana

Friday- effects of the Civil War on Louisiana

girls Health and Pe

This Week We Will Be Physical Fitness Testing

boys health and pe

This week we will finish with the Basketball unit.

Quest For Success

We will begin Unit 5 lessons. Achieve Levelset will be given Monday, January 13th.


Focus: The Band’s focus this week will be to start reading new music, and continue to work on basic

              Fundamentals.  Students should be practicing out of their method books at home, as well as

              The music that is given to them.


Band Fundraisers this year:  World’s Finest Chocolate Sale begins  in January.


Monday, January 6:  BETA Meeting @ Skinny Time

Monday, January 6:  BB @ WTMS 5:30 PM

Wednesday, January 8:  Report Cards

Wednesday, January 8:  Stu Co Meeting @ Skinny

Thursday, January 9:  4-H Meeting @ Skinny

Wednesday January 9:  BB @ EDW 5:30 PM

Friday, January 10:  BB @ LKMS

Saturday, January 10:  BB @ LKMS

Monday, January 13: BB @ LCOMS vs ETMS @ 5:30 PM

Thursday, January 16:  Honor Roll Breakfast @ 9:30 AM

Thursday, January 16:  BB @ LCOMS vs CCMS 5:30 PM

Friday, January 17:  PBiS Bash

Monday, January 20:  NO SCHOOL MLK DAY

Tuesday, January 21:  NO SCHOOL PD DAY

Wednesday, January 22:  BB @ LCOMS vs RMS 5:30 PM

Thursday, January 23:  Snowball Sale $3

Friday, January 24:  PBIS Dress Down $1

Friday, January 24:  LCOMS BB Tournament

Saturday, January 25:  LCOMS BB Tournament

Monday, January 27:  BB @ BBMS 5:30 PM

Wednesday, January 29:  8th Grade Meeting for SL Scheduling 9:00 AM

Thursday. January 30:  BB @ LCOMS vs SWMS 5:30 PM

Friday, January 31:  Redemption Friday

Friday, January 31:  8th Graders schedule for SLHS during Quest for Success Classes