Important Dates: Friday, April 25th- Walnut Canyon and Montezuma Well field trip 7 am - 230 pm *Please arrive by 6:45 to get in your group to board the bus. Bring a sack lunch, sunscreen and water. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes you can do a lot of walking in.
Friday, May 2nd- 7th and 8th grade pajama dance 5:30-7:30
Tuesday, May 20th- 8th grade promotion celebration 10:00 - 2:00
Wednesday, May 21st- Promotion 7:00 PM in the gym
**Softcover yearbooks can still be ordered for $20. Hardcovers are sold out.
Field Trip Scavenger Hunt
With up to 3 other people, find the following items and post pictures of them on Instagram. Be sure to tell what it is in your caption and include the hashtag #dm8thgrade. Take your time and let’s see who can capture the best images!
Montezuma Well *1 item with rotational symmetry
*1 item with reflectional symmetry
*1 item with
both types of symmetry
*3 different living things-label them
*Evidence of lack of water
Walnut Canyon *Pottery or other artifacts in the visitor center that are described in Walker of TIme
*The steps to the Island Trail- label how many
*Shards of pottery, tools, arrowheads etc. in the ground or walls
*Evidence of fires in the homes (try to find ventilation holes)
*3 different living things- label them
*A metate (stone to grind corn)
*Doorways- tell how it’s like the description in Walker of Time