St Anthonys Catholic School
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Eighth Grade

Eighth Grade

Welcome to Eighth Grade.

Thursday, 26 April 2018 09:56

6th Grade In-Class Exodus Map Project

Tuesday, 10 April 2018 18:04

6th: Ancient History & Religion


Ancient History

Egypt "Pyramid" Project

-rough draft of 2 sides and completion of those 2 sides due Friday, April 13th


1. Lent & Holy Week Packet due Wednesday, April 11th

2. Test on Friday, April 13th

How to get log onto for assigned work:

1. Go to -

2. Enter class code 7P7C4W

3. Default password is 1234

Monday, 26 March 2018 06:44

7th: World History & Religion



***Due Thursday, May 24th*** 

1. Watch Documentary - Take Notes (will be collected)

-send via Google Docs by Wednesday May 9th at 11:59pm

Click on the link below to watch the Twelve Apostles Documentary for your project:



***Updated as of Friday, April 20th @ 11:02am***

American History

Please click on the above title to download the information for the Civil War Board Game Project. (website to get other Civil War info.)

1. Set #3 (Questions #31-45) of The Civil War Board Game - Friday, April 27th at 7:55 am (must be emailed by using Google Docs - share with This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

2. History of American Slavery Documentary - Thursday, April 26th

3. Final Exam Study Guide was passed out this week to the students.

Research Paper

1. Mini-Thesis III Outline - Tuesday, April 24th(must be emailed by using Google Docs - share with This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

2. Mini-Thesis IV & V Outline - Thursday, April 26th(must be emailed by using Google Docs - share with This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)




8th Grade Calendar (*Subject to change)

Sat., 21st --- School Auction 
Mon., 23rd --- Art Trek
Mon., 23rd --- Last day to work with partners on American Slavery Documentary
Tues., 24th --- History Quiz on "Civil War" (posted-poned - TBD)
Tues., 24th --- Mini-Thesis Outline III
Wed., 25th --- Rough Draft of Research Paper (moved to Friday, May 11th)
Wed., 25th --- 8th Grade Progress Reports
Thurs., 26th --- American Slavery Documentary 
Thurs., 26th --- Mini-Thesis Outline IV & V
Fri., 27th --- Turn in Progress Report (signed)
Fri., 27th --- Civil War Board Game Set 3 #31-45 Questions
Sun., 29th --- Pack for Catalina
Mon., 30th --- departing for Long Beach at 6:30am
Fri., 4th --- arriving back at Long Beach 3:30pm
Sat., 5th --- First Holy Communion (Kenya)
Mon., 7th --- Graduation Fee due
Mon., 7th --- Award Assembly
Mon., 7th --- Talk Show/News Program for Civil War Battle (starting assignment on this day)
Fri., 11th --- Civil War Board Game Set 4 #46-60 Questions
Fri., 11th --- Research Paper Rough Draft (send via Google Docs.)
Mon., 14th --- Civil War Board Game (Final Copy) of directions to the game
Fri., 18th --- Research Paper Due
Mon., 21st --- Civil War Board Game due
Mon., 21st --- (not sure yet) Jr. High Dance 12-2:30pm)
Wed., 23rd --- May Crowning School Mass 11am
Wed., 23rd --- Presentations of Civil War Battle Talk/News Show
Thurs., 24th --- NOON Dismissal
Thurs., 24th --- Color Run
Fri., 25th - Mon., 28th --- 4 Day Weekend (Memorial Day)
Tues., 29th --- English Final
Wed., 30th --- History Final
Thurs., 31st --- Math Final
Monday, June 3rd --- Retreat at Oxnard Beach Park (Parents will be BBQing) 
-wear class shirt
Tuesday, June 4th --- Grad trip to Magic Mountain 
-appropriate free dress
Wednesday, June 5th --- NOON Dismissal
                                   --- Field Day (wear class shirt)
                                   --- Banquet (in the evening)
                                           -casual nice to semi-formal???
                                           -More info to be sent out
Thursday, June 6th --- NOON Dismissal only for 8th graders
-free dress 
Friday, June 7th --- NOON Dismissal only for 8th graders (nice clothing)
                          --- Graduation Photos at 8am (bring gowns)
                          --- Prayer Service at 11am in the Condon Center
                          --- 5:15pm - Graduation Mass 
                              - bring gown with honor cords if you earned one and metals you earned to wear
                              - be at the school by 4:30pm




Wednesday, 21 March 2018 21:34

7th Grade Work - Due Tues., 27 March

Log onto ReadWorks Website for assignments to complete.


      2. Enter class code 3JJHCL

      3. Make your default password is 1234

Click on the link below to complete your web quest 

For your assignment to be accepted...

1. Write neatly

2. Write complete sentences

3. Turn it in on time (due Wednesday, March 21st)

Monday, 19 March 2018 19:23

7th - Feudal Japan Web Quest

Web Quest due Tuesday, March 20th - download the file
*Students had 2 class periods last week to work on this

Feudal Japan Test next Wednesday, March 28th

Thursday, 01 February 2018 16:52


  • Thursday, 03/22: 8th Grade Museum of Tolerance Field Trip (Dress Uniform)
  • Friday, 03/23: NO SCHOOL (Teacher CIP Mtg.)
  • Tuesday, 03/27: Shadow Stations
  • Tuesday, 03/27: 8th Grade - Final Payment for Catalina Trip
  • Thursday, 03/29: Early Dismissal 12pm (Easter Vacation)


  • Monday, 04/09: School Resumes
  • Monday, 04/09: Award Assembly
  • Wednesday, 04/11: Early Dismissal 12pm 
  • Wednesday, 04/11: Mr. Softee
  • Friday, 04/20: Movie Night
  • Monday, 4/23: Art Trek
  • Tuesday, 04/24 - Friday, 04/27: 6th Grade Outdoor Ed School ???
  • Saturday, 04/28: School Auction
  • Monday, 04/30 - Friday, 05/04: 8th Grade Catalina Trip


  • Friday, 05/04: 8th Grade arrives back from Catalina
  • Monday, 05/07: Award Assembly
  • Friday, 05/11: 7th Grade Retreat
  • Thursday, 05/17: STAR Testing
  • Wednesday, 05/23: May Crowning Mass 11am
  • Thursday, 05/24: Color Run
  • Thursday, 05/24: Early Dismissal 12pm
  • Friday, 05/25: NO SCHOOL
  • Monday, 05/28: NO SCHOOL - Memorial Day 


  • Friday, 06/01: Spirit Wear
  • Monday, 06/04: 8th Grade Magic Mountain Trip
  • Tuesday, 06/05: 8th Grade Retreat
  • Wednesday, 06/06: Early Dismissal 12pm
  • Wednesday, 06/06: Field Day
  • Wednesday, 06/06: 8th Grade Banquet
  • Thursday, 06/07: 8th Grade ONLY - 12pm Dismissal
  • Friday, 06/08: 8th Grade Graduation Pictures 8am
  • Friday, 06/08: 8th Grade Prayer Service 11am - Condon Center
  • Friday, 06/08: 8th Graduation Mass 5:15pm
  • Tuesday, 06/12: School Picnic
  • Wednesday, 06/13: Award Assembly
  • Thursday, 06/14: Early Dismissal 12pm
  • Friday, 06/15: Last Day of School - 10am Dismissal
Tuesday, 26 September 2017 19:17

7th World History

2nd Trimester History Final Exam (will count as 10% of their major grade) - Tuesday, March 6th


*Final Project Due: Friday, February 16th


 *Test on Friday, February 23rd





Tuesday, 26 September 2017 19:10


Journey Through Lent (Challenges) Essay - Friday, February 16th
Lent & Holy Week Packet and Test -  Monday, March 26th

Almsgiving - Raising money to donate to Heifer International


8th Grade Religion

The Bible: The Gospel of Matthew

Learning Outcomes:

1. In Matthew's Gospel, Jesus is the Messiah who springs from within God's people (the ancestor's of Christ) yet is destined to be the Savior of the whole world (symbolized by the Magi).

2. Jesus' teaching is opposed by the Jewish leaders.

3. Jesus is shown to be both human and divine, as witnessed by his Transfiguration and his miracles.

4. Jesus declares that Peter is the foundation of the Church, and sends us, his Church, into the world with a message of love and salvation.

Key Scripture Passages:

  • Matthew 1:117, 2:1-12
  • Matthew 12:15-21, 13:53-58, 15:1-9
  • Matthew 14:22-32, 17:1-9
  • Matthew 16:13-19, 28:16-20

Key Words:

  • Pharisees
  • scribes
  • Transfiguration
  • evangelize
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