Weekly Update

 In ELA Lab - 7th & 8th, English, Model UN, Social Studies - 8th Grade, Uncategorized, Very Well Minded

February 10-15

Seventh Grade Social Studies: We will continue our study of Andrew Jackson’s presidency and continue to delve further into U.S-Native American relations during this time period.

As a reminder, my office hours are Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday during lunch.

We are in need of pencils for our classroom. Thank you in advance for your classroom donations.

Eighth Grade Social Studies: We will begin our study of the Cold War by reviewing the end results of World War II, the overarching ideological differences between the United States and the Soviet Union, and discussing the post-WWII colonialism that would also serve as a contributing factor of the Cold War.

As a reminder, my office hours are Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday during lunch.

We are in need of pencil for our classroom. Thank you in advance for your classroom donations.

Very Well Minded: We will begin our unit on working memory and continue to reinforce our organizational strategies. Please encourage your student to use their agendas and complete their missing assignments.

Model United Nations: 

Fundraising

We will be hosting a Pasta Night on February 21, here on Power campus. This fundraiser will also help us raise money for the travel team and future scholarships. Students will get their tickets today in class and are responsible for selling them to friends, family, etc. This Pasta Night fundraiser is a mandatory event for all team members.

 

MCC Conference

We had an amazing learning experience at Mesa Community College’s High School Model United Nations conference this past weekend! Our team worked together with dozens of other school to draft creative and collaborative resolution to address some of the most pressing international issues.