Welcome to 8th Grade Language Arts and Social Studies!
Core 1 – 8:30-9:55
Core 2 – 9:57-11:22
Core 3 – 11:24-11:44 (Restroom during Core 3)
Enrichment/Intervention – 11:45-12:15
LUNCH – 12:15-12:45 (Restroom before entering Cafeteria)
Core 3 – 12:50-1:52
EW 1 – 1:55-2:40
EW 2 – 2:43-3:30
HomeworkPer board policy, 8th grade students are allowed to have 60-100 minutes daily (up to 25 minutes per subject) assigned as homework. Homework is not given as busy work, nor is it used as a discipline consequence. Assignments are meant to enhance or further understanding of material being covered in the classroom. Students are expected to turn in all homework on time. Late assignments are accepted the first and second nine weeks with a penalty of 10 points for each day the assignment is late. Late assignments are NOT accepted third and forth nine weeks.
GradingThe assignments are weighted as such:
Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Megan Carlson
Hello All! This is my eighth year at Grover C Fields Middle School and I am very excited to be teaching 8th grade Language Arts and Social Studies this year.
Basic and Fun Information about Mrs. Carlson
Hometown: Grifton, NC
High School: North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics (NCSSM)
College: Western Carolina University
Graduate School: Pennsylanvia State University
Favorite Television Show: Big Bang Theory and Criminal Minds
Favorite Singer/Band: Matt Nathanson
Favorite Food: PASTA
Favorite Sport: Football (watching); Softball (playing)
Favorite Book Series: HARRY POTTER
Favorite Website: youtube.com
If I could go anywhere in the world, where would I go: ITALY!!!
Contact Mrs. Carlson: firstname.lastname@example.org