• All supplies should be labeled with student’s first and last name.
  • Each student should have enough supplies to last for the duration of the school year.
  • Only students enrolled in the native, or advanced level Portuguese should buy Portuguese books. Interview/testing for placement into a level of Portuguese will take place during New Student Orientation. These books and dictionaries can be bought locally after placement.

General Supplies
Pencils
Black Pens
Blue Pens
Highlighters
Scissors
Ruler
Glue or glue stick
Erasers
Pencil sharpener
Colored pens/pencils
Straight-edge ruled paper

TI-83 or 84 calculator (required)
Dry-erase markers
Grid Paper Notebook
Electrical adapters for laptop (new Brazilian outlets)
Folder/ binder for loose paper/handouts
Lock for locker
Water bottle
Headphones/earbuds  

Subject-Specific Supplies
Humanities
Composition notebook (lined) for writing and daily work

Science
Ring binder with loose leaf paper for notes, labs, etc.

Band, Orchestra and Vocal Music
Concert Clothes: white button-down shirt, black slacks, black socks, and black dress shoes. (Orchestra: Tie for men)
A good quality microphone for recording band and Orchestra assignments (the microphones built into Mac laptops are usually adequate).
Highly recommended, but not required: a folding music stand.

PHE
Students must wear appropriate clothes for physical activities such as, T-shirt, tennis shoes, and socks, shorts or sweatpants/warm-ups. JEANS & CARGOS are not allowed.

Art and Color
1 sketchbook size A3 (canson paper) 


Books

English:

Quarter
1 (provided to students): Short stories.

Quarter 2:
 Persepolis, by Marjane Sartrapi (ISBN 978-0375714573)

Quarter 3:
 Animal Farm, by George Orwell (ISBN 978-0451526342)

Quarter 4:
 
Antigone by Sophocles: purchase through Middle School office at the start of Quarter 4.
Speeches: provided by teacher.

2018 June/July VACATION READ


Portuguese:
Quarto de despejo, Carolina Maria de Jesus (ISBN 978-850-8171-27-9)
Aos 7 e aos 40, João Anzanello Carrascoza (ISBN 9788556520302)
Av. Paulista, Luiz Gê (ISBN 9788535919523)

Portuguese Advanced 8 (PAL 8):
Histórias Divertidas, Vários Autores (ISBN 9788508143610)
Av. Paulista, Luiz Gê (ISBN 9788535919523)

 

 

Portuguese/English Dictionaries
Minidicionario Houaiss Da Lingua Portuguesa - Adaptado A Reforma Ortografica or
Mini Aurelio Dicionario Da Lingua Portuguesa - Ed. Positivo -Livros Ed. Objetiva

Michaelis Dicionário Escolar Inglês/Português - Português/Inglês - Editora Melhoramentos or
Dicionário Larousse Mini - Inglês/Português - Português/Inglês - Editora Larousse do Brasil