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Supply lists (17-18) 

Seneca 8D supply list for the 2017-18 school year

August 2017—

WELCOME TO SENECA 8D!
Hello, incoming Seneca 8 students!  We hope you’ve all been enjoying your summer vacation. We’ll soon be getting back to the important work of learning, and you will need to bring some materials with you on the first day of school.

GENERAL CORE TEAM SUPPLIES
(needed for all core classes)
● (1) package of highlighter pens
● loose leaf paper
● colored pencils
● pens and pencils
● erasers
● glue sticks
index cards

 

Please give the following to your Homeroom teacher:
● (1) box of tissues
check made out to ‘FMS’ for $3.50 (for your Assignment Notebook)

SCIENCE WITH MRS. FORD
Science 8: 3-ring binder with five tabs; small bound or spiral notebook (for use as science journal)
Living Environment: 3-ring binder with five tabs

MATH WITH MRS. WHEELER
Math 8:
● 3-ring binder (3 inch or bigger) with three tabs
● two pocket folder, calculator (TI-30XIIS recommended)
●  composition notebook
●  Post-It notes
Algebra:
●  3-ring binder(3 inch or bigger) with three tabs, two pocket folder calculator (TI84-Plus Graphing Calculator), Post-It notes

SOCIAL STUDIES WITH MR. BANOVIC
● composition notebook
● pocket folder

LANGUAGE ARTS WITH MR. TUXBURY
● 1 composition notebook
● 1.5” three-ring binder with three tabs and loose leaf paper
● your choice of independent reading book
● blue- or black-ink pens
● 1 package of Post-It Page Markers

FRENCH/GERMAN/SPANISH SUPPLIES
● binder (1 1/2" or larger)
● (8-10) dividers
● (1) low odor dry erase marker
● pens/pencils
● index cards
● headphones or earbuds
● loose-leaf paper
*Additional supplies may be requested per individual teacher

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

*There may be additional supplies depending on individual teacher.

COMMUNICATION
Your Seneca 8 teachers, counselor, and principal can be reached at the following email addresses:
tuxburyl@guilderlandschools.net | Mr. Tuxbury ELA: Room 452
banovicm@guilderlandschools.net | Mr. Banovic Social Studies: Room 451
wheelerj@guilderlandschools.net | Mrs. Wheeler Math: Room 456
fordj@@guilderlandschools.net | Mrs. Ford Science: Room 405
whalens@guilderlandschools.net | Ms. Whalen Special Education: Room 457
pokalm@guilderlandschools.net | Mrs. Pokal School Counselor
pipam@guilderlandschools.net | Mr. Pipa Seneca House Principal

SchoolTool
Please be sure you and your child have separate SchoolTool accounts. If you do not have separate accounts, go to the district website for more information. All teachers post grades on SchoolTool.

Mark Your Calendars
8th Grade Open House Night will take place on Wednesday, September 27. We look forward to meeting our students’ parents and guardians!

PARENTS & GUARDIANS...
We would like to know more about our incoming students. What do you, as parents and guardians, feel we should know about your child? You may wish to ask your child to complete this activity with you.

Please email your response to Mr. Tuxbury at tuxburyl@guilderlandschools.net or ask your child to bring it to homeroom on the first day of school.

Enjoy the remainder of your summer vacation. We look forward to a strong start with the FMS Class of 2018!
- Mr. Banovic
- Mrs. Ford
- Mr. Tuxbury
- Mrs. Wheeler
-Ms. Whalen

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