Welcome to Family & Consumer Sciences!
    Mrs. Lori Kennedy

    Attention: Mrs. Kennedy's and Mrs. Colantonio's new

    5th rotation students please read below:

         Distance Learning will start on Monday, March 30th.

         All completed work may be submitted directly to Mrs. Kennedy via google docs- share them with me.


                            Click on the link below to watch a 

                           Welcome video from Mrs. Kennedy


     ***Check my website every couple days for additional work. Remember assignments should be completed every other day. 


     7th graders-

    Scroll down on this page and read the 7th Grade Program Letter-this letter explains the program and the curriculum. We will adjust the timeframe and instruction accordingly. 

    ***At this time please understand that you are not to purchase fabric or worry about money.


    Click on assignments tab on the left hand side.

    Tuesday, March 31, 2020

    1. Choose the first assignment under 7th grade-"What not to do in the kitchen."

    As you watch the video write down everything that the woman is doing that you feel is unsafe practice while working in the kitchen. Now, write down what you think she should have done to keep herself safe and anyone else that she may be preparing food for. 

    Thursday, April 2, 2020

    2. Recipe Math- use the power point and chapter 16 to help guide you.




    8th graders:

    Scroll down and read the 8th Grade Program Letter- this letter explains the program and the curriculum. We will adjust the timeframe and instruction accordingly. 

    ***Please do not try to purchase fabric or supplies for the pajama pants project. There is no need for them at this time.


    Monday, March 30th, 2020

     Click on assignments tab on the left hand side.

    1. Choose the first assignment listed under 8th grade called  Microwave Magic.

    Answer the questions as best you can from the reading on microwaves and microwave safety. 


    Wednesday, April 1, 2020

    2. Complete What's in the package- use the additional reading to help you answer the questions. 



    To be completed at a later date:


    How to Videos- please watch before preparing the recipes.

    1.  Banana Muffins





    Watch Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution episodes 1 and 2 while answering the questions. Each episode is about 25 minutes.



     5th rotation pajama pants supplies
    are not due at this time!
    Mission of Family and Consumer Sciences Education
    at the Middle Level:
    To provide students with classroom experiences which allow them to develop the knowledge and skills needed to become independent, responsible, and contributing family and community members. Through performance tasks and authentic performance assessments, students have the opportunity to demonstrate their understanding of the concepts which will help them manage the challenges of daily living. Students attend 15 classes during their cycle in Family and Consumer Sciences.

    7th Grade Welcome letter

    8th Grade Welcome Letter

    8th Grade Pajama Pants Supplies Sheet




    Useful Links:


    All About What Vitamins and Minerals Do.

    8th Grade Nutrition Project Links:




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