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8th Grade Bridge Progam 2020/2021

CWEB 8th Grade Bridge Program Sign-Up 2020-21

CWEB 8th Grade Bridge Program 2020-2021

The Bridge Program is a dynamite lineup of grouped classes taught by extraordinary teachers at the Resource Center in Union City on Mondays and Wednesdays each week! The Bridge Program is designed to ensure your 8th grade student will be ready for the rigor of high school. NOTE: Courses may also be taken ala carte (see the fall 2020 resource center class list on our website for more details).

Note: Science is not included in the Bridge Program price and may be taken separately on Thursdays.

Monday Schedule

9:30 - 11:30 am:              English 8 taught by Nathalie Longree-Guevara

11:30 am - 1 pm:    Math 8 (Pre-Algebra) taught by TBD/ LUNCH     OR

1 pm - 2:30 pm:   Algebra I taught by TBD / LUNCH 

 

Wednesday Schedule

9:30 - 11:30 am:              Social Studies 8 taught by TBD

11:30 am - 1 pm:    Math 8 (Pre-Algebra) taught by TBD/ LUNCH     OR

1 pm - 2:30 pm:   Algebra I taught by TBD / LUNCH 

 

Thursday Schedule (OPTIONAL)

12:30 pm-2:30 pm: Drop-In Math Tutoring (FREE) with Catherine Dorman (8/27-12/3)

 

Online Parent/Student Orientation:  Wednesday, August 26 at 9:00 am. 

 

First day of class:  The first day of classes will be Monday, August 24th on an online platform. In person classes will  begin at the Resource Center Wednesday, Sept 9.  Students should arrive at the Resource center at least by 9:15am so they are ready to start social studies at 9:30am.

 

Cost: $675.00 per semester for the 3 core courses will be deducted from the student account to pay for the cost of materials, supplies and instruction for the Bridge Program.

State Testing: Bridge students will have CAASPP testing at the Resource center Dates TBA

Fieldtrips: TBD

Curriculum: 

The curriculum that will be used and provided for each student is listed below. If students do not already have a Chromebook to use as an aid for their classes, one will be provided, which needs to be returned when the student drops/exits the class at the end of the year.

English: Collections by Houghton Mifflin 9780544090958

Social Studies: myWorld Ca American History Growth and Conflict by Pearson 9780328967971

Math:

Math 8: Go Math!, by Houghton Mifflin 9780544206984*

or

Algebra I: Analyze, Connect, Explore (A.C.E.) by Houghton Mifflin  9780544206991

*Math 8 is the grade level course for 8th grade students.

-----8th Grade Bridge program pricing/schedule does not yet include science. Please check our class listings for science options at www.cweastbay.org -----