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Supply lists (17-18)

Hiawatha 8A supply list for the 2017-18 school year

August 2017—

Dear Parent/Guardian:

We are looking forward to working with your child in September. As part of the Hiawatha 8 team, we hope that your child will find the 2017-2018 school year successful, challenging AND enjoyable! During our year together we will have the opportunity to bond as a team through activities such as visiting the Flight Trampoline Park, team breakfasts, and team service learning activities. This all culminates in June with the annual 8th grade trip to The Great Escape and our Moving Up Day festivities.

As the end of August approaches and those “back-to-school” ads appear, we recommend the following materials for Language Arts, Math, Social Studies, Science, and World Language classes.

For your planning purposes, the Grade 8 Open House has been scheduled for Wednesday, September 27. We hope to see you there.

Item Quantity For:

(5) 1.5” - 2” three-ring binders for Social Studies, Math, Language Arts, Science, World Language
Marble Composition Notebook 1 Language Arts
(1) pack of 24 colored pencils for ALL classes
(4) packs of five dividers for Math Tab dividers 4 packs of five dividers Math, Language Arts, World Language
*For “off team” accelerated science: five tab dividers in a binder and highlighter
(500-count) loose-leaf paper  to start the year for ALL classes
(1) pack of markers for Social Studies
(4) pocket folders for Social Studies, Science, Language Arts, Music
(1) pack pens minimum to begin year** for ALL classes
(1) pack pencils minimum to begin year** for ALL classes
Calculator: TI-30 SXII 1* for Math 8
Calculator: TI-84 Plus 1* for ALGEBRA I only
(1) pack of highlighters for Social Studies
(3) thin dry erase markers for Math, Social Studies, World Language
(4) packs of 100 index cards (white, 3 x 5) ** for ALL classes
(4) packs of Post-it Notes (3” x 2”) for Language Arts
(2) headphones or earbuds for World Language and Music
(2) boxes of Kleenex (for homeroom)
Assignment Pad, check made payable to FMS for $3.50

* Calculators will be provided in class, however purchase is strongly recommended for home use.
** These items should be replenished throughout the year as needed.

Important Locker and Lock Information
All returning Grade 7 students are expected to bring back the lock they were assigned the previous year and brought home over the summer. New Grade 7 students will be provided one, free-hanging, combination lock in homeroom at the start of the year. Students are responsible for their provided lock for their entire career at FMS. At the end of the school year, students will take their assigned lock home for the summer and bring it back for the next school year.
● Students who misplace or lose this lock will need to purchase a replacement. We encourage them to purchase a school-issued lock at a cost of $5 at their house office.
● Students must purchase their own lock for the locker they will use in the Physical Education locker room.

Physical Education at FMS
Welcome to Physical Education at FMS. Each student will be assigned a locker in which they should store their clothes/belongings. The following items are needed for physical education class:

● Combination padlock (please, no key locks)
● Change of clothes (shorts/sweats, t-shirt/sweatshirt)
● Pair of sneakers

Sincerely your team teachers,
Ms. McPherson, Mr. Hanson, Mr. Kapusinsky, Mrs. Foster, and Mrs. Crisafulli