Good morning!

Today we are continuing to work on our informative writing piece which is on a charity. Students are researching a charity of a philanthropist of their choice and writing an essay.


  • Please return pen-pal permission slips to Mrs. Finley by tomorrow.
  • Core: 30 minutes of MobyMax “Reading Skills Informational” is due by Saturday at midnight.
  • Advanced: No Red Ink dependent clauses homework is due by Saturday at midnight.
  • Read 20-30 minutes to prepare for the October essay due on 10/31. Please type on Google Docs and upload to Google Classroom.


Upcoming Events:

  • Friday: Oct. 28th America Day-The theme is Pledge to help make America Drug Free. 6th graders come dressed in red, 7th graders come dressed in white, and 8th graders come dressed in blue.
  • Friday, November 11- Veterans Day Celebration at E.J. Hayes! We will have a catered lunch and a concert. Veterans are invited to eat with their student during their regularly scheduled lunch time (11:30-12:10 for 7th grade) and then join us for the Freedom Concert at 1:00 P.M. The Freedom Concert includes musical performances from the band, orchestra, and chorus, as well as video tributes and slide shows for our Veterans, and student and administration speakers.
  • Thursday, November 17- School Literacy Night. Students and parents are invited to come at 6 P.M. for the school spelling bee, storytime and book mark coloring contest, poetry cafe, and a game (Kahoot! or Quizzez). Food and drinks will be available to purchase in the poetry cafe.
  • Saturday, November 20- Please join E.J. Hayes at Barnes & Nobles. All proceeds help support our school library. At 10 A.M. Rock 101 will be playing. Mrs. Areaux, 7th grade Jaguar teacher and author, will be signing and selling copies of her books. Mrs. Butler, Hayes librarian, will also have a bookmark contest leading up to the November 20th event where students can submit a bookmark to win a copy of one of Mrs. Areaux’s books.

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~Mrs. Finley