Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Frequently Asked Questions

Here is a link to Frequently Asked Questions

This document will be updated as questions are asked so check back often.

(Google classroom links and class zoom links are coming soon. Stay tuned.)

Welcome, 8th Grade Vikings!

Meet your teachers here.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1wooyW0wXAlNvJngb4QGqvmOxJUmHY7ph/view?usp=sharing

Or try this

***As of 4pm Wed Aug 5th, schedules have been emailed to parents and students. If you did not receive a schedule by email (and you have checked your spam folder), please contact Mrs. Higdon at thigdon@voyageracademy.net.

The bell schedule, google classroom info, and zoom links for class will be shared on this site by 3pm Friday.

Monday, August 3, 2020

Meet the Teacher Introduction Videos - available on here by the end of the day on Wednesday, Aug. 5

Drop In Meet the Teacher video call - Friday, August 7, 9 am - 10 am Feel free to join our meeting any time during this hour and introduce yourself to the team. We look forward to meeting you!

Topic: 8th Grade: Drop In and Meet the Teachers!Time: Aug 7, 2020 09:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)'
Meeting ID: 794 4334 2904
Passcode: Vikings8th

Questions? - If you have unanswered questions after these introductions, please email Tricia Higdon (thigdon@voyageracademy.net). We will monitor all questions and will compile a Frequently Asked Questions information page to send to parents.


Textbook & Supply Pick Up - Monday, August 10, 2-4 pm  To expedite this process, please print your student’s last name neatly on a piece of paper and display this in your car’s windshield.  We will deliver a bag with textbooks and supplies to your car. Stay tuned for more details.

Friday, May 22, 2020

8th Grade Awards Ceremony

Copies of Certificates will be shared with students

Photo slideshow link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1KdRjWfI-sLCn_lGmR2OMV56ib0Pu-Xwm/view?usp=sharing

Recording of Ceremony: file still loading but this should be the link to view or download
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_BKXjXeRq1zB_rY9-ahhMonPuDn0Cy0F/view?usp=sharing

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Thursday, May 21, 2020

The 8th grade time for picking up items from your locker is Thursday, May 21 from 12:30 - 2:30. Please also return your science textbook, SS textbooks, library books, ELA books, and any loaner devices / chargers you may have at home.  

The 8th Grade Ceremony is on Friday, May 22 at 10:00.  Stay tuned for the link for how to join this online event.  We look forward to celebrating the end of a wonderful year with you!


Science:
Complete the End of Year Feedback survey in Google Classroom if you have not done this.  Finish any assignments marked incomplete or missing in PowerSchool. 
Join us tomorrow for the online 8th Grade Ceremony at 10:00 a.m. 


Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

The 8th grade time for picking up items from your locker is Thursday, May 21 from 12:30 - 2:30. Please also return your science textbook, SS textbooks, library books, ELA books, and any loaner devices / chargers you may have at home.  

The 8th Grade Ceremony is on Friday, May 22 at 10:00.  Stay tuned for the link for how to join this online event.  We look forward to celebrating the end of a wonderful year with you!


Science:
1- Finish your Flocabulary assignments for Evolution if you did not finish yesterday: Video, Vocab Cards, Vocab Game, Read & Respond, and the Quiz. 
2 - Complete the End of Year Feedback survey on Google Classroom. 
3 - Check PowerSchool and finish any assignments that are Missing or Incomplete.

Math: complete end of year survey 

ELA:
1. Latin & Greek root: ment.
2. Complete End-of-Year Survey on Google Classroom if you didn't do it yesterday.
3. Check PowerSchool and finish any assignments that are missing.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Science:
1 - Attend class today via Zoom.  See Google Classroom and your email for your the link / password to join class.  We'll talk briefly about evolution and I'll give you a few announcements about End-of-the-Year details.  
2 - Complete the Flocabulary assignments for Evolution: Video, Vocab Cards, Vocab Game, Read & Respond, and Quiz.  You have 2 days to work on these assignments.  They are due by the end of the day on Wednesday. 

Math: Cancelling live office hours; Message me if you have questions. I will be available to answer them.
1st & 4th - finish statistics notes (in GC stream); complete end of year survey
2nd, 3rd & 5th - IXL X8 (20 minutes or smartscore of 85)

ELA:
1. Latin & Greek Root: cid/cis (I assigned this one ten days ago but forgot to post it on Google Classroom, so you may have already done it.)
2. Be prepared to share about your project on Zoom or make a quick video telling about your book, your product, and your process.