Bring the following to class daily:

Eighth grade:

several pencils, blue/black and red pens in a pouch; accordion folder OR binder for notes and handouts (with loose-leaf, college lined paper);
independent reading book
a 1" three-ring binder for end-of-year portfolio (bring only on the first days of class to keep in the classroom)
several multi-colored 3 X 5 inch note cards (keep in your locker for the career research paper); sticky notes; colored pens/pencils and highlighters.

Seventh grade:

Pencils, blue/black, and red pens; chrome book; multicolored pencils and glue (first week of school); independent reading book; loose-leaf, college-ruled paper in either a three-ring notebook for papers or an accordion folder, and a smile daily.
Bring composition notebook (to leave in classroom); three-ring 1" autobiography notebook with plastic front cover sleeve to leave in the classroom; sticky notes (leave in locker.)