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Middle 6th-8th

Academics

MATHEMATICS

  • Use Reasoning to analyze information to solve problems
  • Construct arguments to solve problems and communicate results
  • Use reasoning, tools, and models to solve problems in: ration and proportion, number system, expressions and equations, statistics and probability, functions and geometry

RELIGION

  • Understand and communicate the teachings of the Catechism of the Catholic Church
  • Participate in Mass and the sacraments
  • Experience and appreciate a variety of prayer forms
  • Engage in service projects
  • Read and comprehend texts relevant to doctrine and teachings

READINGS/LANGUAGE ARTS

  • Read and comprehend literary and informational texts independently and proficiently noting details, text structure, and integration ideas
  • Research topics using print and digital tools to locate analyze and evaluate information
  • Produce clear and coherent writing appropriate to task, purpose, and audience
  • Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage
  • Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions
  • Acquire and use vocabulary based on grade level reading and content

SCIENCE

  • Understand and use the inquiry process to explain real world phenomena
  • Understand concepts of life, physical, earth/space, and engineering/technology
  • Analyze and interpret data to demonstrate understanding
  • Express understanding through written work, models, and designs

SOCIAL STUDIES

  • Understand important aspects shaping our history
  • Understand world geography and its effects on society
  • Understand political, economic, and social systems
  • Use a variety of digital tools to produce and publish as appropriate
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