Thomas Jefferson Middle School 8th Grade Student Supply List 2017 ~ 2018

* UPDATED – June 5, 2017

General supplies – to be used in 1 or more subjects:

Loose leaf paper (6-8 packages) Pens (black or blue, & red) Highlighters Organization system (ex: expandable portfolio folder, binder, etc.) - optional

Colored pencils Dry erase markers

Pencils & hand-held pencil sharpener Erasers Wire locker shelf (optional)

Computer Specific Supplies

Headphones/earbuds (inexpensive) Wireless Mouse (optional)

Subject specific supplies:

Language Arts / Communication Arts

• 3-subject notebook with pockets

• Pocket folder

Math • 3-ring binder (2” or larger) filled with loose leaf paper & 5 dividers – Algebra

• 3-subject notebook – Math 8 (Arce & Arnold)

• Pocket folder

• Scientific calculator (used in science too)

o Recommended: Texas Instruments TI-30X IIS Social Studies • 1-subject notebook with pockets or 1-subject notebook and folder Science • Spiral notebook

• Folder (or section in organization system) Biology • 3-subject notebook Spanish • 1-subject Spiral notebook

• 1 Pocket folder

• 1 package 3 x 5 index cards German • To be determined Advisory • Kleenex boxes (2-3 boxes) - turn in to Advisory teacher 1st week of school Orchestra • Spiral or composition notebook

Intangibles:

1. Positive Attitude – I will complete all work & put forth my best effort on each task I am assigned. 2. Priority List – School work will be at the top of my list not my extra-curricular & social activities. 3. 3 R’s –> RESPECT, RESPONSIBILITY, REFLECTION.