A Day the Lives in Infamy Scavenger Hunt



–> click on the interactive map to open the answers to the following questions:

  1. Most servicemen believed that the Japanese planes were not an actual attack but another what?
  2. Kermit Tyler received what message at 7:15 in the morning?
  3. What happened with the Japanese’s primary targets in Pearl Harbor?
  4. What was the problem with the soldiers jumping ship as battleship row was being attacked?
  5. What stuck out in Giles Bacon’s mind, the older he gets?
  6. What was the most devastating blow of the attack?
  7. How many Japanese planes were lost during the raid?
  8. How many civilians were killed in Honolulu?
  9. How long did the attack on Pearl Harbor last?
  10. How many people voted against declaring war on Japan after Pearl Harbor?
  11. After recovery, how many of the US’ ships were returned to service compared to Japanese ships and submarines?

Life Church FREE FOOD for the Holidays!


Dear Neighbor,

Here at Life Church we know that the day to day struggles can be very overwhelming, especially during the holiday season. We would be honored to supply you and your family with a free bag of groceries on Saturday December 16, 2017. Also, during that time we will have free hot chocolate, games, music and prizes here at the church! So, please bring your family!

If this is something you and your family would like to attend, please send an email to [email protected], with your first and last name and which school your child or children attend or call (770) 435-5478.

We want to make sure that we have plenty of groceries for each family so we need to know if you are able to make it by; December 1, 2017!

Thank you so much for the opportunity to serve you. We cannot wait to meet you and your family.

God Bless You

Pastor Osbon and Staff at Life Church Smyrna

Where: Life Church Smyrna

4100 King Springs Rd Smyrna, GA 30082

When:  Saturday December 16, 2017 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.


Aquí en Life Church sabemos que las luchas cotidianas pueden ser muy abrumadoras, especialmente durante la temporada de vacaciones. Tendremos el honor de proporcionarle a usted y su familia una bolsa de comestibles gratis el sábado 16 de diciembre de 2017. Además, durante ese tiempo tendremos chocolate caliente gratis, juegos, música y premios aquí en la iglesia. Invita su familia!

Si esto es algo a lo que usted y su familia desean asistir, envíe un correo electrónico a [email protected], con su nombre y apellido y a qué escuela asisten sus hijos o niños, o llame al (770) 435-5478.

Queremos asegurarnos de tener suficientes alimentos para cada familia, así que necesitamos saber si puede hacerlo antes del 1 de diciembre de 2017.

Muchas gracias por la oportunidad de servirle. Somos muy emocionado para conocerlo a usted y su familia.

Dios te bendiga

Pastor Osbon and Staff at Life Church Smyrna

Savannah Trip INFO!


Get ready for the Savannah trip 8th graders!

Savannah Trip Interest Meeting 

WHO: 8th grade parents

WHAT: Parent Interest Meeting

WHEN: November 9 at 6:00 (immediately before the band/chorus/orchestra concerts)

WHERE: Learning Commons

WHY: Ask questions and get information about payments 

Savannah Trip Flyer 2018-2cdzi5g

Test tomorrow 10.17.17


Study Guide:

French and Indian War

Stamp Act

Boston Tea Party

Timeline Events

Boston Massacre

Proclamtion of 1763



Continental Congress



Kettle Creek

Purpose of the DOI

Parts of the DOI

1st direct tax on colonists

Valley Forge

Guerrilla warfare

Tuesday 10.3.17


Introduced the DOI to students today by tricking them into thinking I found a break up note in the room. They totally believed me until I told them the American Colonies wrote it to the King. It was AWESOME!

Wednesday 9.20.17


We played a game today using poker chips. Students got really into it! (Sorry Mrs. Hicks and Mrs. Gransberry)! Since we did a skit over the French and Indian War yesterday, today we reviewed with the game! So fun!

Friday 9.15.17


Even though it was a short week it was PRODUCTIVE! We started new procedures this week and I took away homework! All Wildcat Workouts are now EXTRA CREDIT! I will be grading checkpoints on Monday!

Today we took a quiz over the Royal Colony of Georgia and it went well! Next week we dive into the American Revolution! I’m super excited!

Get ready for WAR!

9.8.17 Friday


This week has been amazing! SO much hard work and effort! I am so proud of my kids!

We learned about Georgia as a Royal Colony this week! We took a quiz on early Georgia and it went well! Prepare for another one next week!