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Lacey Pruden

8th Grade Science & Girls Soccer


Welcome to 8th Grade Science!

What will we learn this year?

I. Asexual & Sexual Reproduction

II. Inherited and Acquired Characteristics

III.Proteins and Genetic Mutations

IV. Natural Selection

V. Common Ancestry

VI. Plate Tectonics

VII.Earth's History Part 1

VIII.Earth's History Part 2

IX. Natural Resources


XI. Natural Hazards

Class Rules:

I. Be on time, on task & prepared to learn everyday. #nofreedays

II.Respect the teacher, the classroom, other students and yourself. #benice

III.Be responsible for your own learning. #workhard

IV.Clean up after yourself. #notyourmom

V.Keep all personal electronics put away. #onlywithpermission #notxt #nosnpcht

How do I access classwork when absent?

Schoology is the new format that the district is using that will allow the student to view classwork while absent or while they are currently enrolled in virtual learning for the nine weeks. The student will get their login information and instructions on how to use this new program on the first few days of school.


Who is Coach Pruden? 

Education and Experience:

 Hernando High School- Diploma 2007

East Mississippi Community College- Associate Degree 2009

Delta State University-Bachelors 2012

Arkansas State University- Masters 2020

Arkansas State University-Specialist (Currently Enrolled)

Going into 9th year as a teacher and coach 


 AP Biology, Biology, General Science

Personal Info:

Married for 3 years to my wonderful husband Michael

Mother to a spunky 1 year old, Grant and Expecting Second child in February. 

Three Fur kids, Bentlee, Chance & Vaiden

Avid Turkey Hunter

Mississippi State Bulldog Fan