Ashley Eiler
eilerac@pwcs.edu

4/14/2020

Class Descriptions:

8th grade Civics: Basics of US government and Basics of Economics

Standards Covered: Constitutional Foundations (CE2a-d), Citizenship (3a-e, 4a-g), Political Parties and Process (5a-f), US Constitution—National, State and Local Government (6a-d, 7a-d, 8a-c), Judicial Branch (9a-d), Making Public Policy (10ac) 

Office Hours: Every Tuesday from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Email: eilerac@pwcs.edu

Questions? You can contact me during this time and get a more immediate response. I will answer questions throughout the week as I can. However, this time is dedicated to you and your questions!

Other times, I will do my best to respond quickly and certainly within 24 hours. 


Announcements and Assignments 

New Online School Schedule:

-Full HMS Online Learning Schedule is here: 

-8th Civics Class Instruction: Every Thursday from 8:30 am to 10:00 am.

-What? This is the time each week you will work on Civics. Sometimes it will be a reading and questions. Sometimes it will be videos with questions. Sometimes it will be a Zoom class session and discussion. Sometimes it will a combination of all these.


Quarter 3 Grades: 

- Focus on completing any make-up work or test/quiz retakes to raise your Quarter 3 grades between now and through April 24.

-After April 24, Quarter 3 grades are final.

-Overall Grades???? Quarter 1 + Quarter 2 + Quarter 3 = Cumulative Grades—

-No Quarter 4 grades will figure into your overall grade in a class. 


General Information 

-SOLs: All cancelled for this year

-Moving On:
You WILL go onto the next grade. Don’t worry.

-Connecting Online:
If you are having problems with WiFi or connecting to anything online, let me know.

-Yearbooks: We are still going to be producing a yearbook this year.

Deadline for ordering: April 23rd.                     
Questions: Email Ms. Hendrickse at hendriml@pwcs.edu

Online orders only---- at ybpay.lifetouch.com 

Enter the ID Code: 13460320


-Mental Health

These are intense times. If you need help, let me ( eilerac@pwcs.edu )or someone else know.

-Feel free to send an e-mail to: studentsupportservices@pwcs.edu

Or email Hampton’s Ms. Thomas at: thomascd@pwcs.edu

A school mental health or health professional will answer and offer virtual support to students to the best of their ability. This e-mail is not to be used for emergency situations as it will not be monitored 24 hours a day.

-Emergencies? Call 911 or utilize one of the resources listed below:

Emergency Resources: ACTS Helpline 703.368.4141

1.800.SUICIDE (24-hour hotline)

1.800.784.2433 Crisis Text Hotline (24-hour hotline)

PWC Child Protective Services Hotline 703.792.4200

PWC Community Services Board 703.792.7800 


Useful Links:
SOL Pass
-Find practice questions and games by searching the Middle School tab for Civics & Economics. 
To login, find Hampton MS (Prince William) in the drop down menu. 
Use Password: husky
https://www.solpass.org/

Clever
-Link multiple sites through one regular student login.
To login, use regular 365 student login.
https://clever.com/oauth/authorize?channel=clever&client_id=4c63c1cf623dce82caac&confirmed=true&district_id=5231f5dd176e59352d000014&redirect_uri=https%3A%2F%2Fclever.com%2Fin%2Fauth_callback&response_type=code&state=85efc505a88ba1711c7ae592fdc721b50833929d02086a977418112dfdc43672