Announcements

  • October- Day A and B Calendar

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  • October's Character Trait is COURAGE!

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  • PCMS Washington DC Trip- November 1st- 3rd, 2017!

    Attached is information regarding the 8th grade DC trip for current 7th graders which will take place next Fall!

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  • Send Our Calendar Events to Your Personal Calendar

    If you use a calendar from Google, Office 365, or Outlook on your desktop or mobile device, you can now subscribe to our school calendar and send its events to your personal calendar software.

    If you have never done this in your calendar, search online for how to import an online calendar to your calendar software using an iCal link.

     Then, just follow these 3 steps:

    1.    On the school home page, scroll down to What’s Happening and click on the icon for the Monthly View

    2.    You’ll now see a “Subscribe” button at the top left of the calendar.  Click on it.

    3.    Copy the URL that pops up and paste it into your personal calendar software

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  • Please Join the PTA

    Please don't forget to join our PTA.  You can now pay your membership fees online:  https://nyspta.force.com/UnitLookup   Just enter the PTA unit code 18-086.

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HOMEWORK (scroll down)

  • ELA-Sanderson, Calebrese, Bermudez

    Complete Root Packet #5 for fact=to do or make (factory, manufacture, artifact).

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  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    Students must write a letter to their cousin explaining why the North and South are going to fight the Civil War.  The students must use the following words and term:

    Sectionalism

    Ethnocentrism

    Secede

    Election of 1860

    DUE: Thursday 10/12 (Tomorrow)

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  • Halstead / Conetta's CIVIL WAR HALL OF FAME Social Studies Project

    Project Requirements:

    1.  Students will create an object that represents their assigned Civil War topic.

    2.  Students will create a placard describing their assigned topic.

    3.  Students will give a 2-4 minute presentation on their assigned topic.

    Important Dates:

    Project Update #1 - Friday 10/13 (Homework Assignment)

    Project Update #2 - Friday 10/20 (Homework Assignment)

    Project DUE DATE:  Monday 10/30

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  • ELA-Sanderson/Calebrese/Bermudez

    Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017: Complete Root Packet #3 for dict=to speak (dictator, contradict, predict).

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  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    Read pages 493 - 497 in textbook and answer questions 1-3 on page 497. (NOT Period 1, 4, 8 - Only periods 2 & 5 have to complete homework)

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  • ELA-Sanderson/Calebrese/Bermudez/Torruella

    For Thursday, September 28, 2017:

     Root packet #3: chron--Write three sentences using our "chron" words and illustrate the root

    Edgeland Academy 8th Grade
  • ELA-Sanderson/Calebrese/Bermudez/Torruella

    For Wednesday, September 27, 2017:

    Root packet #3: cent--Write three sentences using our "cent" words and illustrate the root.

    Edgeland Academy 8th Grade
  • ELA-Sanderson/Calebrese/Bermudez/Torruella

    For Friday, September 29, 2017:

    Root packet #3: circum--Write three sentences using our "circum" words and illustrate the root.

    Study for tomorrow's root and grammar quiz. Review the roots bio, cent, chron, and circum by writing them five times each on the root packet. Review your Garbled Grammar.

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  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    For Tuesday 9/26/17 - On plain computer paper (NOT lined paper), draw a collage contrasting the North and the South before the Civil War (1/2 page North, 1/2 page South).  The pictures must be COLORED.  This assignment is a QUIZ Grade!

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  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    Draw at least 1 image from each of the 6 units from last year on white computer paper and color them to create a Collage.  The units from last year are:  1) Native Americans  2) European Exploration to the New World  3) Colonial America  4) Revolutionary War  5) Government  6) Westward Expansion.  This task will be counted as a QUIZ grade.

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ABOUT THE EDGELAND ACADEMY

  

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world"

Nelson Mandela

 The name Edgeland derives from the area of Midland Avenue and Grace Church Street in Port Chester that is located on the “edge” of Port Chester close to the border of Rye by where Home Depot now resides.  The esteemed Faculty of the Edgeland Academy are extremely energetic and set high expectations for their students all while delivering instruction that is engaging and  fun.  

  

ANNOUNCEMENTS

PLEASE HELP ELIMINATE HUNGER IN PORT CHESTER

THE ONE WORLD CLUB IS HAVING A FOOD DRIVE FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER.  PLEASE CONSIDER DONATING:  CANNED FRUITS AND VEGETABLES, RICE, PASTA, CEREAL,  COOKING OIL, BLACK BEANS, AND TUNA FISH.

ALL DONATIONS CAN BE BROUGHT TO MRS. IANTORNO'S CLASSROOM.