Civil Rights Movement Superhero Comic Books
Throughout our study of the Civil Rights Movement, students researched one of many influential activists of the time. While staying true to his/her contributions to the movement, students created original comic books featuring their civil rights superheroes.
8th Grade Third Trimester Policy
With all of the exciting 8th grade trips approaching, we would like to make you aware of our third trimester policy for 8th graders. In order to participate in privileges such as Chicago on Foot, Six Flags, and the picnic, the 8th graders must comply with the following expectations:
March Madness Basketball
MARCH MADNESS is here & the competition is back! I’ve started a pool called St. Giles Junior High 2018 through CBS Sports. If you’re interested in participating, join using the link posted on Goole Classroom to create your bracket before the tournament starts! Winners will receive a prize end of the tournament!
Links & Resources
Links & Resources
360 Cities This website allows students to search nearly any location on Earth and interactively explore it through the use of high-quality panoramic photographs. Through these, students may explore the geography, architecture, and beauty of foreign places. This is best used on the iPad.
FreeRiceThis website quizzes users in a variety of subject areas and adapts questions to ability. For each correct answer, 10 grains of rice are donated through World Food Programme to help end hunger.
50 States Interactive Map This interactive map games allows students to study the geography of the United States my dragging the shape of the state to its correct location.
NewsELA This website is a database of current events that has been adapted for students. Students may narrow their article search based on the following categories: war & peace, arts, health, science, law, finance, history, etc.).
Bernie’s Book Bank 2 out of 3 children from low income families have no books of their own. Bernie’s Book Bank, Chicago’s largest provider of quality children’s books is changing that with 12 books a year for 12 years!View More