Michigan Junior Honor Society*
MJHS IS CURRENTLY ON HOLD
*Sponsored by: Danielle Masouris
Michigan Junior Honor Society (MJHS) is a club that focuses on volunteering in and around our community. Along with volunteer hours, Members are expected to have and maintain a 3.75 GPA, and receive citizenship marks of 1’s and 2’s. This Club is for 8th Graders, and requires students to apply. Applications will be available and due in September. Late applications will not be accepted.
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|Location:||Room 315||Meeting Days:||1 time/month, with scheduled meetings as needed for activities.|
LUNCH & LIT
Sponsored by: Stephanie Scobie
|Starting Date:||9/14/2020||Grade Level:||6-8|
Monday and Wednesday
Lunch & Lit is a time to chill out, eat lunch, listen to a good book, then debrief a short time after.
Student Council -by application process:
Sponsored by: Kate Chambers, Lindsey Potterack and Anne Regal
Leadership club for students
|Starting Date:||9/22/2020||Grade Level:||7-8(6th grade after transition to hybrid model)|
|Ending Date:||6/9/2021||Time:||before school 7:00-7:50 am|
|Location:||Webex Meetings in virtual model, Student Council room in hybrid model||Meeting Days:||Tues/Wed|
Student Council is one of Royal Oak Middle School's Leadership Clubs. Students become representatives by going through an application process mid-October. Representatives who maintain acceptable grades and citizenship can maintain their position for all years at ROMS. During the virtual learning, returning members may apply. Once the district transitions to a hybrid model, new members may apply.
MATH HELP CLUB
Sponsored by: Tilda O'Neal
Starting Date: 10/8/2020 Grade Level: 7th
Ending Date: 2/4/2021 Time: 12:20-1:10pm
Meeting day: Thursday
Help any seventh grade student with math. Pre-teaching math concepts will be the focus
Sponsored by Katherine Chambers and Emma Dunn
Starting Date: Nov. 9 Grade Level: 6-8
Ending Date: April 26 tentatively Time: 3-4 virtually
Location: Virtual space now Meeting Day: Mondays tentatively
Drama club will be designed to allow students to show up as, and be themselves in a fun and creative way! We will be learning improv games, proper ways to speak and ready the vocal cords, stage blocking, set design and construction, lighting, props, acting techniques, all about backstage etiquette, and much more. We are also working to teach up with a ROHS student who will be completing a virtual workshop with the kids. We are thrilled and excited to bring drama to the students of ROMS! The show must go on!
Sponsored by: Crystal Guerard and Marta Abraham
Starting Date: 11/24/2020 Grade Level: 6-8
Ending Date: 3/15/2021 Time: 12:10-1:10 (SEL time)
Meeting Day: Tuesday
Any ROMS student who is interested in extending their knowledge of the Spanish language and culture can join Spanish Club. We will engage in all things related to Spanish such as: practicing our Spanish conversations, listening to popular music, play games, watch movies, arts and crafts, and celebrate Hispanic holidays. Students can join at any time of the year.
BULLET JOURNAL CLUB
SPONSORED BY: Megan Canty
Starting Date: 11/24/20 Grade Level: 6-8
Ending Date: Time: 12:20-1:10 pm
Location: https://one.oakland.webex.com/meet/megan.canty Meeting Day: Tuesday
Do you enjoy being creative or artistic? Bullet journaling is a fun way to let your creativity flow. Some use it as a planner, some for doodling and artwork and others to create fun lists like books to read or movies to watch. Grab a notebook and something to write with and come join!
AMONG US AND OTHER COOL MULTIPLAYER GAMES
Sponsored by: Tilda O'Neal Grade Level: 6-8
Starting Date: 11/23/2020 Time: 12:20-1:10 pm
Ending Date: 3/8/2021 Meeting Days: Monday
Students will participate in high-interest, online, multiplayer, social deduction games with peers
AMONG US CLUB
Sponsored by: Natalie Weir Grade Level: 6-8
Starting Date: 11/19/2020 Time: 2-2:50 pm
Ending Date: 3/18/2021 Meeting Days: Thursday
Location: WebEx https://oneoakland.webex.com/meet/natalie.weir
In the past few months, Among Us has increased in popularity. It quickly became the video game of the pandemic and a distraction from a rough 2020. It's fun to find out who the 'imposter' is in this 'whodunit' game. Students will be able to interact in WebEx breakout rooms with the popular "Among Us" app or get it on a PC at Steam & http://itch.io
REFLECTIONS ART CONTEST CLUB
Sponsored by: Catherine Brueckman
Starting Date: 11/10/2020 Grade Level: 6-8
Ending Date: 12/1/2020 Time: 2:20-2:50pm
Location: WEB EX Meeting Days: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
NEW CLUB! I Matter Because...Mrs. Brueckman will be starting the ROMS PTSA Reflections Art Contest Club on Tuesday, November 10 for any student interested in entering the contest. She will go over the contest theme, rules and brainstorming. Mrs. Brueckman will be holding this club on TUES, WED and THURS. from now until Dec. 1 from 2:20 - 2:50 PM in her Web Ex classroom for students who want to participate (they do not need to attend every session). Students will find out more information during the club by joining Google Classroom at u3leyx6. They will also find the web ex link there as well.
Email Mrs. Brueckman at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. The theme of this year's contest is I Matter Because..
DUNGEON AND DRAGONS
Sponsored by: Eric Wright
Starting Date: 11/23/2020 Grade Level: 6-8
Ending Date: 3/15/2021 Time: 12:30-1:45 pm
Location: Virtual to start Meeting Days: Monday
This is a vastly popular role playing game. No experience necessary as newcomers are welcome and given proper training by serious dungeon masters. Experienced players are also welcome. This year we will explore all the virtual resources available.
Sponsored by: Tilda O'Neal
Starting Date: 10/8/2020 Grade Level: 7
Ending Date: 12/01/2020 Time::12:20-1:10 pm
Location: Virtual to start Meeting Days: Tuesday & Wednesday
Location address: https://oneoakland.webex.com/meet/tilda.oneal
*Students will spend their time coding and playing computer games. We will run computer game tournaments.
Sponsored by: Jennifer Brackmann
Starting Date: 11/19/2020 Grade Level: 6, 7, 8
Ending Date: 4/22/2021 Time: 1:45-2:30 pm
Meeting Day: Thursday
Location: WebEx https://oneoakland.webex.com/meet/jennifer.brackmann
The German Club at ROMS welcomes any and all students who express interest in learning about the German culture in any and every facet. (The people, the history, the customs, the language, international relations, etc.)
Sponsored by: Jennie Bosley Grade Level: 6-8
Starting Date: Nov. 24, 2020 Time: 1-2pm
Ending Date: March 30, 2021 Meeting Day: Tuesday
Open to any students interested in the fiber arts. Knitters and crocheters are welcome. Instructional videos will be available to participants as hands-on instruction is limited in the virtual setting.
Sponsored by: Jill Hill Time: 3-4 pm
Starting Date: 11-18-2020 Grade Level: 6-8
Ending Date: 4-21-2021 Meeting Day: Wednesday
Makers Club offers an opportunity for students to be both creative and innovative thinkers and inventors. Through online coding, paper and cardboard construction, electronics, 3D modeling and printing, cooking, and other textile and artistic exploration, students will learn about being markers in many different ways.
Sponsored by: Sofia Khaleel Time:
Starting Date: 12/3/2020 Grade Level: 6-8
Ending Date: 3/25/2021 Meeting Day: Thursday
Students will create DIY projects, with other students. Students as a group will come up with a list of projects to create.
UNITING CULTURES CLUB
Sponsored by: Sofia Khaleel/Ajai Tice Grade Level: 6-8
Starting date: 12/2/2020 Meeting Day: Wednesday
Ending date: 3/24/2021 Time:
Creating a space to talk about different cultures. Students are able to connect to other students and come up with activities and interest to explore within the club..
Sponsored by: Sarah Bockhausen/Hannah Mathes Grade Level: 6-8
Starting date: 11/17/2020 Meeting days: Tuesday SEL
Ending date: 6/8/2021 Time: 12:20-1:10
Students and allies will meet weekly to support each other and chat.
UNIFIED SPORTS-BOCCE BALL
Sponsored by: Erin Shaughnessy and Hannah Connelly Grade Level: 6-8
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A program through Special Olympics bringing students with and without disabilities together through education, sports, and youth leadership. We will be practicing Bocce Ball to prepare for the state games.
Sponsored by: Hannah Mathes and Jayann Froberg Grade Level: 6-8
Starting Date: 11/19/2020 Meeting Day:Thursday
Ending Date: 6/10/2021 Time: 12:20-1:10 pm
Taking place during the SEL block each Thursday, Anime Club will offer opportunities for students to watch movies, discuss anime, draw, and meet other students.
Sponsored by: Kyrstin Jensen Grade Level: 6-8
Starting Date: 12/2/2020 Meeting Day: Wednesday
Ending Date: 6/2/2021 Time: 2:30-3:00pm
Location: Webx https://oneoakland.webex.com/meet/kyrstin.jensen
Jazz Lab is a club open to band or orchestra students interested in learning about jazz and improvisation! Students will enjoy listening to different types of jazz, as well as learning to play their instruments in the jazz style. Students will be introduced to the basics of improvisation, and will learn to perform improvised solos.
Sponsored by: Ms. Stieber Grade level-6-8
Starting Date: 10/11/2020 End Date: End of May
Time: 3-4 pm Meeting Days: Monday
Location: WebEx or Room 302
Students, do you ever wish there was a way to report about all of the ROMS news, sports, clubs, and classes from YOUR perspective? The Bulldawg Times will report on all of these things and more! The ROMS newspaper, run by students of all grades, will come out once a month and will include monthly features by students, for students. Send an email to email@example.com if you would like the link to begin attending Newspaper meetings! Our first meeting will be October 11th at 3pm.
Sponsored by: Kate Chambers Grade Level: 6-8
Starting Date: Oct. 5, 2020 Ending Date: Jan. 25, 2021
Time: Nov. 23-Jan. 25 12:30-1pm, Oct. 5-Nov. 2 8:30-9:00
Meeting Days: Monday
Mindful Mondays is a club where students can come to relax and restore in a mindful way. During this time I will be leading Yoga Flows, Chair Yoga, Zentangle Drawing, and other mindful activities. While meeting we will work to let go of stress we are feeling from school, the pandemic, and life in general. We will work to support one another through acceptance, kindness, and compassion. I am a certified Yoga Teacher and love sharing the practice with others, especially my students!
Sponsored by: Dustyn Truitt Grade Level: 6-8
Starting Date: 11/16/2020 Ending Date: 2/1/2021
Time: 12:20-1:10 pm Meeting Days: Monday
A platform for students to talk about college and professional sports and any current events in the sports world. Think of this as ROMS sports talk radio.
FANTASY FOOTBALL CLUB
Sponsored by: Dustyn Truitt Grade Level: 6-8
Starting Date: 11/17/20 Ending Date: 1/11/2021
Time: 12:30-1:00 pm Meeting Day: Tuesday and Thursday
A space for students who enjoy playing fantasy football to talk about their teams, get suggestions and help with their lineups for the coming weeks.
LET GROW PROJECT
Sponsored by: Jennie Bosley Grade Level: 6-8
Starting Date: Nov. 30, 2020 Ending Date: April 26, 2021
Time: 1-2 pm Meeting Day: Monday
The Let Grow Project is designed to help promote independence. Students are encouraged to try something they feel ready to do but for some reason haven't yet. Students come up with an idea and then with their parents permission, execute it gaining self-confidence and independent thinking. Examples range from taking the dog for a walk alone to making dinner. Students can do one, or many projects over the course of the school year. More information can be found here: https://youtu.be/WHoUT-rlsvk
Sponsored by: Jennifer Kocis
Starting Date: 12/2/2020 Grades: 6-8
Ending Date: 5/26/2021 Time: 1:50-2:20 pm
Meeting Day: Wednesday
Students will meet to discuss what they are reading each week, with a focus on particular genres.
WE ARE ONE CLUB
Sponsored by: Vashon Strong, Charla Ross, Nicole Reynolds
Starting Date: 12/7/2020 Grades: 6-8
Ending Date: 6/4/2021 Time: 1-2 pm
Meeting Day: Monday - biweekly
Location: https://oneoakland.webex.com/meet/vashon.strong | 1728578032
“We Are One” is a club which will allow students of all identities to come together as one to ensure diversity, equity and inclusion. Here at Royal Oak Middle School, the club is open to all 6th through 8th grade students who are interested in making ROMS an even better place to be.
Sponsored by: Sophia Khaleel Grade Level: 6-8
Starting Date: 1/5/2021 Ending Date: 4/20/21
Meeting Day: Tuesday Time: 2:00-3:00p.m.
Students will learn digital art through Google Draw, TinkerCad and other digital art platforms.
Sponsored by: Hannah Connelly & Lauren Schafer Grade Level: 6-8
Starting Date: 1/13/2021 Ending Date: 2/24/2021
Meeting Day: Wednesday Time: 4-8pm
Location: Pine Knob
Link to persimmon slip: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1XOS-ZOlIH-SGUQAIqDxYxyo_RcUggza829EW348- Q08/edit?usp=sharing
Students will have the opportunity to earn patches and advance their skills in both skiing and snowboarding. We will be meeting at Pine Knob on Wednesdays beginning January 13th - February 24th. Students may arrive at 4:00 pm and will need to be picked up or supervised by a parent starting at 8:00 pm. Tickets will be passed out by teacher sponsors in a designated area. First timers must register and attend a "student ski lesson" prior to our first meeting.
ROMS ROBOTICS TEAM*
Sponsored by: Michael Holden Grade Level: 6-8
Starting Date: 9/10/2020 Ending Date: 3/31/2021
Time: 6:30 pm Meeting Days: Mondays and Thursdays
Location: Mezzanine Room 217
Beginner to advanced, ROMS Robotics seeks to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders. Building on science, engineering, and technology skills, the ROMS Robotics team fosters well-rounded life capacities, including self-confidence, communication, leadership, and gracious professionalism. Students will learn to solve problems through brainstorming, prototyping, building, and integrating hardware and software. This year the team will begin with virtual meetings to collaborate on analysis, design, and programming of a robot It is currently unknown what competition opportunities may be available in 2020/2021, but we hope to compete in some way before the end of the school year.
For more information please use this link: https://forms.gle/CXPgp8f3fpKZcQ5D9