Team Thor Newsletter

Welcome!

Team Thor

Team Reminders

-Welcome to Team Thor!

The Daily Bell Schedule:

Students go to all 8 class periods on Monday, Thursday and Friday.

Blocking Schedule:

Students will go to periods 1, 3, 5 & 7 on Tuesdays.

Students will go to periods 2, 4, 6 & 8 on Wednesdays.

-Students should fill out their planners and bring them home each night.

-Please take a moment to check Zangle/Q each week: http://www.asdk12.org/zangle/

Current Class News

2/12 to 2/16

Ms. Brown - Science

Reminder of how to get on the online textbook:

- Go to connected.asdk12.org (this is NOT the normal ASD login page)
- Sign in using your standard student log in:

Username: lastname.firstname

Password: your school ID #

Monday - No school

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) -

Marble Luge Activity, p.163-169 reading assignment

Homework: - p.163-169 reading assignment in science notebook - due Friday

(see above for a reminder of how to get on the online textbook)

Thursday - Measuring your speed activity and Calculating Speed in the Winter Olympics

HW - p.163-169 reading assignment in science notebook - due Friday

(see above for a reminder of how to get on the online textbook) 3rd period ONLY - Calculating Speed in the Winter Olympics is due Friday

Friday - Working on the conference portfolio and finishing the activities from Thursday

HW - Calculating Speed in the Winter Olympics (due Tues 7, Wed 2, or Thurs 6,8) if not already done in class

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts ALL Classes will be doing S.S.R. for 15 minutes on Blocking Days. Students are required to have a book with them to read during this time and for when they have finished work in class and need something to do...Read!!

*We are taking a break from “Book Chat’s” this week and next. Homework: Make up any missing assignments and “Book Chat’s”.

Monday - No School- Ice Day

Homework:

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) Turn in Signed Progress Reports. Continue working on “The Trojan War” packet from Friday and the crossword.

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) Turn in Signed Progress Reports. Continue working on “The Trojan War” packet from Friday and the crossword.

Thursday -Continue working on “The Trojan War” packet from Friday and the crossword.

Homework: Make up any missing assignments and “Book Chat’s”.

Friday - Working on the conference portfolio.

Period 5:

Monday - No School- Ice Day

Homework: Turn in Signed Progress Reports. Continue working on “The Trojan War” packet from Friday and the crossword.

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5)

Homework: Make up any missing assignments and “Book Chat’s”.

Thursday - Continue working on “The Trojan War” packet and the crossword.

Homework: Make up any missing assignments and “Book Chat’s”.

Friday - Working on the conference portfolio.

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday -Ice Day--No School

HW:

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - 4.3 p. 172 -175 Read, complete table in Comp. book (#4-16)

HW:

Thursday - 4.4 p. 182 No Homework

Friday - 4.4 p. 182 4.4 p. 182 #4-5,13, 18 in comp. Book plus RPJ all

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - Ice Day.. No School

Tuesday - (Periods 3 and 5 ) 7.5 p. 355 #10-17, 20-22, 24, 28-33,38-41 Write down the original problem and show your work. Mid-Chapter p. 350 Quiz

Wednesday -(Period 8)same as Tuesday

Thursday - 7.6 p. 360 #8-25. Write down the original problem and show your work.

Friday - 7.6 continued ...Exercise ws

Ms. Roberts - Social Studies: For more information please visit my website: http://tinyurl.com/msrobertswebsite. If you would like to receive important reminders on your smartphone or tablet, join “Ms. Roberts: Geography Class” using the Remind app.

This week in social studies the students will continue the Middle East unit.

Monday: School cancelled due to road conditions and weather

Homework: Progress Reports are now due on Tuesday/Wednesday

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7): 1) Finish Religions of the Middle East notes, 2) What is conflict?, 3) Israel and surrounding areas map, 4) Junior Scholastic article on Israel and President Trump’s declaration that Jerusalem is Israel’s capital, 5) Begin National Geographic video on Jerusalem and its source of conflict

Homework: None/Missing assignments

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8): 1) Finish Religions of the Middle East notes, 2) What is conflict?, 3) Israel and surrounding areas map, 4) Junior Scholastic article on Israel and President Trump’s declaration that Jerusalem is Israel’s capital, 5) Begin National Geographic video on Jerusalem and its source of conflict

Homework: None/Missing assignments

Thursday: 1) Finish the video on Jerusalem, 2) Write a summary paragraph explaining what the video was about

Homework: None/Missing assignments

Friday: 1) Student-led conference portfolios, 2) Finish summary paragraphs

Homework: Study for the test that will take place on Tuesday, 2/27 (Periods 3, 5, 7) and Wednesday, 2/28 (Periods 6 and 8)

Old Class News

2/5 to 2/9

Ms. Brown - Science Note: we will be working on coding activities on the Sphero robots this week. Part of each students grade is for participation and effort. If students are talking instead of working, disruptive, on another website, not putting forth effort, or “playing” with the robot, they will have points taken off. Please encourage your child to stay focused in class so they received full participation points.

Monday - Programming Block 1 and Block 2 on Spheros

No HW

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) - Continuing Block 1 and 2 on spheros, start on the maze challenge

No HW

Thursday- Continue with the Sphero maze challenge

HW - Progress reports handed out(I forgot to give them out 2nd and 3rd period - sorry!) - due Monday

Friday - Finish the Sphero maze challenge

HW - Progress reports handed out - due Monday for 6, 7, 8, due Tuesday for 2nd and 3rd

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts ALL Classes will be doing S.S.R. for 15 minutes on Blocking Days. Students are required to have a book with them to read during this time and for when they have finished work in class and need something to do...Read!!

Monday - Begin Greek Mythology Slideshow Presentations.

Homework: Missing “Book Chats”

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) Continue Greek Mythology Slideshow Presentations.

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) Continue Greek Mythology Slideshow Presentations.

Thursday - Begin “The Trojan War.” Progress Reports handed out- due Monday, 2/12

Homework: “Book Chat” due tomorrow.

Friday - Continue “The Trojan War”

Period 5:

Monday - Begin Greek Mythology Slideshow Presentations.

Homework: Missing “Book Chats”

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) Continue Greek Mythology Slideshow Presentations.

Homework:

Thursday - Begin “The Trojan War.” Progress Reports handed out- due Monday, 2/12

Homework: “Book Chat” due tomorrow.

Friday - Continue “The Trojan War”

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - 4.2 p. 164-167 Read over and discuss

HW: 4.2 p. 168 #4-11 Show your work.

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - Continue lesson 4.2 p. 1654-167

HW: 4.2 p. 171 #1-15 odds

Thursday - 4.3 p. 172-175 Read and discuss

HW: 4.3 p. 176 #4-16 chart glued into comp. book

Friday - Review Port-Folios

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - 7.3 342 #13, 17-21, 25, 29-31, 33-36, 40, 42 No calculators. Write down the original problem and show your work.

Tuesday - 7.4 p. 348 #8-20, 23-26, 30, 36-42(even) periods 3 and 5

Wednesday -7.4 p. 348 #8-20, 23-26, 30, 36-42(even) period 8

Thursday - Review WS -ALL

Friday - ...Port-folios

Ms. Roberts - Social Studies: For more information please visit my website: http://tinyurl.com/msrobertswebsite. If you would like to receive important reminders on your smartphone or tablet, join “Ms. Roberts: Geography Class” using the Remind app.

This week in social studies the students will continue the Middle East unit.

Monday: 1) Petroleum paragraph, 2) Missing assignments

Homework: Missing assignments

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7): 1) What is stereotyping?

Homework: Missing assignments

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8): 1) What is stereotyping?

Homework: Missing assignments

Thursday: 1) Difference between fact, belief, and opinion, 2) History and culture: The religions that began in the Middle East

Homework: Progress reports (due Monday)

Friday: 1) History and culture: The religions that began in the Middle East

Homework: Progress reports (due Monday)

1/29 to 2/2

Ms. Brown - Science Note: we will be working on coding activities on the computers through the rest of this week. STUDENTS NEED TO BE DONE THROUGH LESSON 20 THIS WEEK. Part of each students grade is for participation and effort. If students are talking instead of working, disruptive, on another website, or not putting forth effort, they will have points taken off. Please encourage your child to stay focused in class so they received full participation points. Also, students who are absent must put time in outside of class to stay caught up.

Monday - Work on code.org (students who are done with lesson 20 will work with Sphero robots on the block day)

No HW

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) - Sphero robots (for kids done through lesson 20 on code.org

No HW

Thursday- Sphero robots (for kids done through lesson 20 on code.org

No HW

Friday - Sphero robots (for kids done through lesson 20 on code.org

No HW

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts ALL Classes will be doing S.S.R. for 15 minutes on Blocking Days. Students are required to have a book with them to read during this time and for when they have finished work in class and need something to do...Read!!

Monday - Greek & Roman Mythology Slideshows. Students will select the character that they will be researching and set up their slideshow.

Homework: Missing Work, Book Chat, etc.

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) Work on Greek & Roman Mythology Slideshow.

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) Work on Greek & Roman Mythology Slideshow

Thursday - Work on Greek & Roman Mythology Slideshow

Homework: Book Chat due tomorrow!

Friday - Work on Greek & Roman Mythology Slideshow. Due on Monday, Feb. 5. You will need to finish this at home if you did not finish it in class today.

Period 5:

Monday - Greek & Roman Mythology Slideshows. Students will select the character that they will be researching and set up their slideshow.

Homework: Missing Work, Book Chat, etc.

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) Work on Greek & Roman Mythology Slideshow.

Homework: Missing Work, Book Chat, etc.

Thursday - Work on Greek & Roman Mythology Slideshow

Homework: Book Chat due tomorrow!

Friday - Work on Greek & Roman Mythology Slideshow. Due on Monday, Feb. 5. You will need to finish this at home if you did not finish it in class today.

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - Fair Game Review turned in

HW: 6.3 RPJ p. 124 all

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - Finish lesson 6.3 start 6.4 (2014)

HW: 6.3 Exercise ws all (finished in class)

Thursday - Cont. 6.4 Unit Review/Test on Friday

HW: 6.4 RPJ p. 125-128 all

Friday - Unit Review/ Test

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - Chapter 6 Review ws

Tuesday - Chapter 6 Test (periods 3 & 5)

Wednesday - Chapter 6 Test (period 8 only)

Thursday - 7.1 p. 331 #8-38 (even)

Friday - 7.2 p. 337 #9-18, 20, 32-42

Ms. Roberts - Social Studies: For more information please visit my website: http://tinyurl.com/msrobertswebsite. If you would like to receive important reminders on your smartphone or tablet, join “Ms. Roberts: Geography Class” using the Remind app.

This week in social studies the students will continue the Middle East unit.

Monday: 1) Gallery walk of “Life in the desert” pictures, 2) The traditional Bedouin life

Homework: None

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7): 1) Non-renewable and renewable resources card sort, 2) BrainPop: Fossil Fuels video and notes in notebook, 3) What is Petroleum? (read and highlight in notebook), 4) Adventures in Energy website, 5) Mind Map: How are we and others affected by petroleum?

Homework: Finish mind map (due Friday)

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8): 1) Non-renewable and renewable resources card sort, 2) BrainPop: Fossil Fuels video and notes in notebook, 3) What is Petroleum? (read and highlight in notebook), 4) Adventures in Energy website, 5) Mind Map: How are we and others affected by petroleum?

Homework: Finish mind map (due Friday)

Thursday: 1) Petroleum: Exports and Imports, 2) Read article and talk-to-the-text: “Mideast Policy Spills Over to Create 1970’s Oil Crisis”

Homework: Finish mind map (due Friday)

Friday: 1) Read and answer questions in textbook: Chapter 2.2

Homework: None

1/22/18 to 1/26

Ms. Brown - Science Note: we will be working on coding activities on the computers for the next few weeks. Part of each students grade is for participation and effort. If students are talking instead of working, disruptive, on another website, or not putting forth effort, they will have points taken off. Please encourage your child to stay focused in class so they received full participation points. Also, students who are absent must put time in outside of class to stay caught up.

Monday - Working on code.org activities (most students should be on lesson 13-23)

No HW - If you are behind, you may need to put in some time outside of class (at

home and/or at lunch)

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) - Working on code.org activities (most students should be on lesson 13-23)

No HW - If you are behind, you may need to put in some time outside of class (at

home and/or at lunch)

Thursday- Working on code.org activities (most students should be on lesson 13-23)

No HW - If you are behind, you may need to put in some time outside of class (at

home and/or at lunch)

Friday - Working on code.org activities (most students should be on lesson 13-23)

No HW - If you are behind, you may need to put in some time outside of class (at

home and/or at lunch)

Monday - The Highwayman packet was given out on Friday, students will continue to work on that in class and finish it up on blocking days.

Homework: Don’t forget to do your “Book Chat” due Friday 1/26

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) Finish work on The Highwayman. The Highwayman Packet & Wordle are both due by Thursday. Begin Unit on Greek and Roman Mythology: “Prometheus”

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) Finish work on The Highwayman. The Highwayman Packet & Wordle are both due by Thursday. Begin Unit on Greek and Roman Mythology: “Prometheus”

Thursday - Begin unit on Greek and Roman Mythology “Orpheus and Eurydice”

Homework: Don’t forget to do your “Book Chat” due Friday 1/26

Friday - Book Chat due today! “Icarus and Daedalus”

Period 5:

Monday - The Highwayman packet was given out on Friday, students will continue to work on that in class and finish it up on blocking days.

Homework:

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) Finish work on The Highwayman. The Highwayman Packet & Wordle are both due by Thursday. Begin Unit on Greek and Roman Mythology: “Prometheus”

Homework: Don’t forget to do your “Book Chat” due Friday 1/26

Thursday - Begin unit on Greek and Roman Mythology “Orpheus and Eurydice”

Homework: Don’t forget to do your “Book Chat” due Friday 1/26

Friday - Book Chat due today! “Icarus and Daedalus”

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - 3.7 p. 136-139 RPJ p. 82 all

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - 5.4 p. 212-217 RPJ p. 119-122

HW: scale drawing

Thursday - Fair Game Review Chapter 6 (2014)

Friday - 6.3 p.

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - 6.6 p. 302 #16-27, 32-38, 47-50 Show your work

Tuesday - 6.7 p. 309 #7-14, 19, 29-31

Wednesday - (blocking ) only 8th period, same as Tuesday

Thursday - 6.8 p. 315 #7-9, 11-14, 16-17, 20-30

Friday - Chapter review p. 318 - 321 Chapter 6 test on Tuesday 1/30

This week in social studies the students will begin the Middle East unit.

Monday: 1) Location worksheet: Middle East and Northern Africa , 2) Begin homework

Homework: Middle East and Northern Africa map (Due Tuesday/Wednesday)

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7): 1) Set up notebooks, 2) Physical features of the Middle East and Northern Africa, 3) Vocabulary activity

Homework: None Finish examples for Arid and Humid in notebooks (most students got this done in class)

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8): 1) Set up notebooks, 2) Physical features of the Middle East and Northern Africa, 3) Vocabulary activity

Homework: None Finish examples for Arid and Humid in notebooks (most students got this done in class

Thursday: 1) Vocabulary activity , 2) What is conflict? 1) Life in the desert?

Homework: None

Friday: 1) The traditional Bedouin life (Note: Period 3 will be at the Geography Bee) Geography Bee

Homework: None

1/16/18 to 1/19

Ms. Brown - Science Note: we will be working on coding activities on the computers for the next few weeks. Part of each students grade is for participation and effort. If students are talking instead of working, disruptive, on another website, or not putting forth effort, they will have points taken off. Please encourage your child to stay focused in class so they received full participation points.

Monday - No school - MLK holiday

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) - Cup Coding Activity, working on code.org

No HW (if you have been absent, you will need to spend some time on code.org to catch up)

Thursday- working on code.org

No HW (if you have been absent, you will need to spend some time on code.org to catch up)

Friday - working on code.org

No HW (if you have been absent, you will need to spend some time on code.org to catch up)

Monday - No School - MLK, Jr.

Homework:

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) 15 min- S.S.R- Book Chat *Due Friday 1/19

Narrative Poem- “The Charge of the Light Brigade”

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) 15 min- S.S.R- Book Chat *Due Friday 1/19 Narrative Poem- “The Charge of the Light Brigade”

Thursday - Narrative Poem-“The Highwayman” and packet- Identifying simile, metaphor, onomatopoeia and vocabulary.

Homework: Book Chat!

Friday - Continue working on “The Highwayman” packet. Book Chat Due today!

Period 5:

Monday - No School-MLK, Jr.

Homework: None

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) 15 min- S.S.R- Book Chat *Due Friday 1/19

Narrative Poem- “The Charge of the Light Brigade”

Homework:

Thursday - Narrative Poem- “The Highwayman” and packet- Identifying simile, metaphor, onomatopoeia and vocabulary.

Homework: Book Chat!

Friday - Continue working on “The Highwayman” packet. Book Chat Due today!

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - No school

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - Finish lesson 3.4 lesson

HW: Crossproduct ws-all

Thursday - Quiz Review ws

Friday - Quiz Lessons 3.1 to 3.5

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - No School

Tuesday - Read over p. 285-286 grade 6.3

HW- 6.4 p. 291 #7-15, 20, 24-30

Wednesday - (blocking ) only 8th period, same as Tuesday

Thursday - 6.5 p. 295 #6-13, 15, 20, 21, 24-25

Friday - Mid-Chapter review p. 298

This week in social studies the students are continuing the Europe unit.

Monday: No School

Homework: None

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7): 1) Class Geography Bee; 2) Begin Europe presentations

Homework: None

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8): 1) Class Geography Bee; 2) Begin Europe presentations

Homework: None

Thursday: Continue Europe presentations

Homework: None

Friday: Continue Europe Presentations

Homework: None

1/8/18 to 1/12

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - Pixel activity

HW - Safety contract poster (started the last week of 2nd quarter) - due Thursday if not done already

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) - Starting code.org programming activities online

HW - HW - Safety contract poster (started the last week of 2nd quarter) - due Thursday if not done already

Thursday- Continuing code.org activities online

No HW

Friday - Continuing code.org activities online

No HW

Monday - “To Build A Fire” by Jack London to finish out our Alaska unit.

Homework: None

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) Finish “To Build A Fire”, Library to check out books. We will be doing “Book Chats” this quarter instead of “Reading Logs”. 15 min- S.S.R- at the end of the period. “Book Chat” forms handed out in class today- Due 1/19

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) Finish “To Build A Fire”, Library to check out books. We will be doing “Book Chats” this quarter instead of “Reading Logs”. 15 min- S.S.R- at the end of the period. “Book Chat” forms handed out in class today. Due 1/19

Thursday - Simile and Metaphor practice in preparation for Narrative Poems.

Homework: What isn’t finished in class. Due Friday 1/12

Friday - Onomatopoeia practice in preparation for Narrative Poems. Due 1/16

Period 5:

Monday - Movie: “The Call of the Wild”

Homework: None

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) Finish movie: “The Call of the Wild.” Quick Write: List as many differences between the movie and the novel that you can think of.

Homework:

Thursday - Library to check out books. We will be doing “Book Chats” this quarter instead of “Reading Logs”. “Book Chat” forms handed out in class today. - Due 1/19

Simile and Metaphor practice in preparation for Narrative Poems.

Homework: What isn’t finished in class. Due 1/12

Friday - Onomatopoeia practice in preparation for Narrative Poems. Due 1/16

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - 3.2 p. 106-107 Review In class=do ws RPJ p. 62 all

HW: In comp. Book 3.2 p. 108 #4-6

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - 3.3 p. 110 - 113 RPJ p. 63-66-all work finished in class and turned in

Thursday - 3.4 p. 120 #4-14 even in comp. book

Friday - Continue 3.4 p. 121 #16-22, 26-30 in comp. book

Pre-Algebra-

Monday -

Tuesday - 6.1 p. 272 day 2 #19-29 (odd), 30-35, 42, 48-55

Wednesday - (blocking ) only 8th period, same as Tuesday

Thursday - 6.2 p. 278 #9, 14-18, 20-22, 25-26, 37-50

Friday - 6.3 p. 283 #12, 16-20, 23-30, (32-35 maybe)

This week in social studies the students are continuing the Europe unit.

Monday: Continue working on Europe slideshows

Homework: None

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7): Continue working on Europe slideshows

Homework: None

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8): Continue working on Europe slideshows

Homework: None

Thursday: Continue working on Europe slideshows

Homework: None

Friday: Continue working on Europe slideshows

Homework: Finish slideshow at home if you did not finish in class

Old Class News

12/18 - 12/22

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - 3rd and 7th only, in class review for Tuesday’s test

HW - study for tomorrow’s measurement test, optional cells test corrections (for max of 70%) - due Thursday

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) - Measurement test, work on safety contract poster (not due until January)

HW - optional cells test corrections (for max of 70%) - due Thursday

Thursday- TBA

Friday - No school, inservice

Monday -

Homework:

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) 15 min- S.S.R

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) 15 min- S.S.R. Homework:

Thursday -

Homework:

Friday - No school

Period 5:

Monday -

Homework:

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) 15 min- S.S.R.,

Homework:

Thursday -

Homework:

Friday -

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - Blocking no class

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - 3.2 p.

Thursday - 3.2 p.

Friday - No school

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - Chapter 5 Test (periods 3 and 5)

Tuesday - Blocking (periods 3 and 5)

Wednesday - Period 8 only..same as Tuesday

Thursday -

Friday - No School

This week in social studies the students are continuing the Europe unit.

Monday: Periods 3, 5, 7: Took the test and continued on Europe slideshow

Homework: Missing and re-do assignments due Tuesday

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7): Continued working on the Europe slideshow

Homework: None

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8): Continued working on the Europe slideshow

Homework: None

Thursday: Continued working on the Europe slideshow

Homework: None

Friday: No School

12/11-12/15

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - Metric Mania game

HW - Optional test corrections (for a max score of 70%) - due Monday by the end of the quarter

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) - Mass lab and volume by displacement lab

HW - Volume by displacement worksheet (if not done in class)

Thursday- Metric review worksheet, in class review of lab equipment

HW - Metric review worksheet - due Friday (2,6,8) or Monday (3, 7) if not done in class, study units, conversions, parts of the balance, and glassware (see your notes in your notebook) for Tuesday’s or Wednesday’s measurement quiz

Friday(2, 6, 8 periods only due to assembly schedule) - Go over the review, more in-class review for the test

HW - Study units, conversions, parts of the balance, and glassware for Tuesday’s/Wednesday’s measurement quiz (see your notes in your notebook), optional cell test corrections (for a max of 70%) - due by the end of the quarter

Monday - Work in Composition Notebooks. Study all of the Vocabulary words (foldables) for a Final Test over Two Old Women on Thurs., 11/14

Homework: Study all of the Vocabulary words (foldables)

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) 15 min- S.S.R. Jack London: The Law of Life

Homework: Study all of the Vocabulary words (foldables)

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) 15 min- S.S.R. Jack London: The Law of Life

Homework: Study all of the Vocabulary words (foldables)

Thursday - Final Test over Two Old Women *Composition Notebooks are Due for a grade today! Make sure that all items for Two Old Women have been completed.

Homework: Missing/Absent assignments are due by Tuesday, 12/19, regardless of if students see me that day for class. (Assembly Schedule- I won’t see pds. 2 & 6)

Friday - Last Reading Log of the Quarter Due Today! Compare/Contrast: Two Old Women and The Law of Life

Homework: Missing/Absent assignments are due by Tuesday, 12/19, regardless of if students see me that day for class. (Assembly Schedule- I won’t see pds. 2 & 6)

Period 5:

Monday - Review Ch. 5 and work in Composition Notebooks

Homework:

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) 15 min- S.S.R., Begin reading Ch. 6 “For the Love of a Man”

Homework:

Thursday - Composition Notebook. KISS #3 foldables. Begin Ch. 7 “The Sounding of the Call”

Homework: Missing/Absent assignments are due by Tuesday, 12/19, regardless of if students see me that day for class.

Friday - Last Reading Log of the Quarter is Due Today!

Homework: Missing/Absent assignments are due by Tuesday, 12/19, regardless of if students see me that day for class.

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - Blocking no class

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - 3.2 p.

Thursday - 3.2 p.

Friday - No school

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - Chapter 5 Test (periods 3 and 5)

Tuesday - Blocking (periods 3 and 5)

Wednesday - Period 8 only..same as Tuesday

Thursday -

Friday - No School

This week in social studies the students are finishing the South America unit and beginning the Europe unit.

Monday - 1) Finish South America paragraph, 2) Begin studying for North and South America test

Homework: 1) Finish South America paragraph if not done in class, 2) Study

for test (Periods 6 and 8 will be on Friday, Periods 3, 5, and 7 will most likely be

on Monday due to an assembly schedule), 3) Missing or re-do assignments are due by Tuesday, 12/19, regardless of if students see me that day for class.

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7) - 1) Physical features of Europe, 2) Europe map, 3) Begin Europe slideshow

Homework: 1) Finish South America paragraph if not done in class, 2) Study

for test (Periods 6 and 8 will be on Friday, Periods 3, 5, and 7 will most likely be

on Monday due to an assembly schedule), 3) Missing or re-do assignments are due by Tuesday, 12/19, regardless of if students see me that day for class.

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) - 1) Physical features of Europe, 2) Europe map, 3) Begin Europe slideshow

Homework: 1) Finish South America paragraph if not done in class, 2) Study

for test (Periods 6 and 8 will be on Friday, Periods 3, 5, and 7 will most likely be

on Monday due to an assembly schedule), 3) Missing or re-do assignments are due by Tuesday, 12/19, regardless of if students see me that day for class.

Thursday - Continue working on Europe slideshow

Homework: 1) Finish South America paragraph if not done in class, 2) Study

for test (Periods 6 and 8 will be on Friday, Periods 3, 5, and 7 will most likely be

Friday - Note: I will only see periods 6 and 8 on this day. Students in these periods will take the North and South America test.

Homework: Missing or re-do assignments are due by Tuesday, 12/19,

regardless of if students see me that day for class.

12/4-12/8

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - Cells test

HW - Graphing Data in Science (if not turned in already) - due Tues (3,7) or Wed (2,6,8)

Tuesday/Wednesday(blocking) - Metric notes, Measuring Liquid Volume lab

No HW

Thursday- Metric notes continued, work on conversions/units assignment

HW - Metric conversions/units assignment - due Friday

Friday - Practice with a metric ruler

No HW

Monday - Ch.6 - “Sadness Among The People”

Homework: .

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) 15 min- S.S.R. Quiz #1 over Two Old Women

Homework:

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) 15 min- S.S.R. Quiz #1 over Two Old Women

Homework:

Thursday - Vocabulary Foldables for K.I.S.S. vocab # 2 & 3

Homework:

Friday - Reading Log #4 Due today.

Homework:

Period 5:

Monday - Reviewed for Quiz on Tues. Finished reading Ch. 4

Homework:

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) 15 min- S.S.R., Quiz over Ch. 1-3, “Sled Dogs” is due today.

Homework:

Thursday - K.I.S.S. Vocabulary #3- Due Friday

Homework:

Friday - Ch. 5- “The Toil of Trace and Trail” Reading Log #4 Due today.

Homework:

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - 4.3 (2014) glue Key Ideas in comp book.

Homework: 4.1 Puzzle Time ws

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - 4.4 (2014) packets..Notes in composition book

Homework: 4.3 Puzzle Time ws

Thursday - Continued 4.4 (2014) in class complete 4.4 Practice A ws

Homework: 4.4 Puzzle Time ws

Friday - Test review WS work on in class --do corrections in pairs

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - 5.5 p. 245 #16-28, 30-35, 38-49 Write down the original problem and show your work

Tuesday - 5.6 p. 249 #10-17, 21-30, 35-43. Write down the original problem and show your work. Periods 3 & 5, blocking.

Wednesday - Period 8 only..same as Tuesday

Thursday - 5.7 p. 256 day 1 # 47-52. Write down the original problem and show your work.

Friday - Review 5.4 - 5.7 in comp. Book. 5.7 day 2 p. 256 13-18, 22-27, 40-41 No homework.

Note: Ms. Roberts was out sick for most of the week. Please have students check in with me to find out what we did last week.

Monday -

Homework:

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7) -

Homework:

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) -

Homework:

Thursday -

Homework:

Friday -

Homework:

11/27-12/1

Ms. Brown - Science The Cells Test Monday 12/4 - study!

Monday - Finish the Yeast lab and turn it in. Work on Graphing Data in Science

HW - Study for Monday’s Cells test (practice your flashcards!), Graphing Data in Science - due Thursday(not for 3rd period)

Tuesday/Wednesday(blocking) - Complete the Photosynthesis foldable, Photosynthesis online lab

HW - Study for Monday’s Cells test (practice your flashcards!), Graphing Data in Science - due Thursday(not for 3rd period) not due yet (Friday or Monday)

Thursday- Cells review - due Friday

HW - Study for Monday’s Cells test , Graphing Data in Science(if not already done) - due Tuesday (3,7) or Wed (2,6,8)

Friday - Go over the Cells review, more in-class review

HW - Study for Monday’s Cells test (practice your flashcards!), Graphing Data in Science (if not already done) - due Tuesday (3,7) or Wed (2,6,8)

Periods-2,6 & 7 I did not have a reading log ready for this week.

Monday - Finish reading Ch. 4. Respond to the “memories” writing prompt in your Composition Notebook, then complete a Venn Diagram comparing/contrasting Sa’ and Ch’idzigyaak.

Homework: Missing assignments: Reading logs, KISS Vocabulary, etc.

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) 15 min- S.S.R. Ch. 5 “Saving A Cache of Fish”

Homework:

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) 15 min- S.S.R. Ch. 5 “Saving A Cache of Fish”

Homework:

Thursday - KISS Vocabulary 1 flashcards. Quiz over Ch. 1-4 on Tuesday, 12/5. Study your vocabulary words.

Homework: Quiz over Ch. 1-3 on Tuesday, 12/5. Study your vocabulary words.

Friday - Reading Log #4

Homework: Quiz over Ch. 1-3 on Tuesday, 12/5. Study your vocabulary words.

Period 5: I did not have a reading log ready for this week.

Monday - Review Ch. 3 “The Dominant Primordial Beast”. Composition Notebook: Respond to the prompt. Begin the packet on “Rabies”. We will be looking at each paragraph to identify the main idea and then find two supporting details.

Homework:

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) 15 min- S.S.R. Continue working on the “Rabies” packet. Due by 11/30. Begin reading Ch. 4- “Who Has Won to Mastership”

Homework: Be studying/reviewing Ch. 1-3. There will be a test over these chapters and KISS Vocabulary 1 & 2 on Tues., 12/5

Thursday - “Sled Dogs”. KISS Vocabulary flashcards.

Homework: Be studying/reviewing Ch. 1-3. There will be a test over these chapters and KISS Vocabulary 1 & 2 on Tues., 12/5

Friday - Reading Log #4. KISS Vocabulary flashcards.

Homework: Be studying/reviewing Ch. 1-3. There will be a test over these chapters and KISS Vocabulary 1 & 2 on Tues., 12/5

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - Unit Test

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - 4.1 (2014) packets..Notes in composition book

Thursday - 4.2 (2014) Six problems in comp. book

Friday - continue 4.2 (2014)

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - 5.2 p.228 #14-28, 31-37, 41-43, 49-51 Write down the original problem and show your work.

Tuesday - 5.3 p.234 #12, 16-18, 23-26, 31-34, 36, 40-43, 50 Write down the original problem and show your work. Periods 3 & 5, blocking.

Wednesday - Period 8 only..same as Tuesday

Thursday - 5.4 p. 240 #8-14, 22-23, 26-28, 30-32, 42-48 Write down the original problem and show your work.

Friday - Quiz over lessons 1-3

This week in social studies the students will begin the South America unit.

Monday - Setup notebook for South America unit

Homework: South America countries map (due Tuesday for periods 3, 5, 7 and Wednesday for periods 6 and 8)

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7) - 1) Latin America (reading, highlighting, and questions in notebooks), 2) Absolute and relative location questions

Homework: Finish Latin America assignment (due Thursday)

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) - 1) Latin America (reading, highlighting, and questions in notebooks), 2) Absolute and relative location questions

Homework: Finish Latin America assignment (due Thursday)

Thursday - 1) History of South America: European conquest and colonization (reading in textbook and one-sentence summaries in notebooks)

Homework: Finish readings and one-sentence summaries (due Friday)

Friday - History of South America: Look up information on a country in South America on CultureGrams and complete the provided worksheet

Homework: None/missing assignments

11/20 to 11/22

Ms. Brown - Science FYI - the cell model due date has been changed to Monday 11/27

Monday - Read about respiration and complete the flipbook in the notebook 3rd period - Celling the Drama presentations

HW - Get progress report signed - due Tues (3,7) or Wed (2,6,8), Cell analogies (if not done already) - due Tues (7) or Wed (2,6,8), Work on your cell model - due Monday 11/27

Tuesday/Wednesday(blocking) - Yeast respiration lab, begin graphing practice 3rd period - finish Celling the Drama presentations, respiration flipbook, and yeast respiration lab (begin graphing practice if time)

HW - Finish your cell model! - due Monday (don’t forget to securely attach a

string, fill out the rubric, and bring the rubric with your model)

Thursday & Friday - no school

Periods-2,6 & 7

Monday - Everyday Edit: Thanksgiving. Progress Reports were handed out today. They need to be signed and returned by Wed., 11/22. No Reading Log this week.

Homework: Missing Work

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) Ch. 4 “A Painful Journey”

Homework: Missing Work

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) Ch. 4 “A Painful Journey”

Homework: Missing Work

Thursday - No School: Happy Thanksgiving!

Homework:

Friday - No School

Homework:

Period 5:

Monday - Everyday Edit: Thanksgiving. Progress Reports were handed out today. They need to be signed and returned by Wed., 11/22. K.I.S.S. Vocabulary #2- Due Tues., 11/21 No Reading Log this week.

Homework: Missing Work

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) Ch. 3- “The Dominant Primordial Beast”

Homework: Missing Work

Thursday - No School: Happy Thanksgiving!

Homework:

Friday - No School

Homework:

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - Continue 2.6 p. 86 #9-25 (odd)

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - Grade composition book. Unit Test

Thursday - No School

Friday - No School

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - Finish Chp. Test. Intro. 5.1 p. 222 #24-31

Tuesday - Cont. 5.1 p. 222 #20, 34-36, 38, 41, 44-45a, 49, 54-57 Write down the original problem and show your work.

Wednesday -

Thursday - No School

Friday - No School

This week in social studies the students will finish the North America unit.

Monday - Continue working on the Travel Posters

Homework: 1) Missing assignments (due Wednesday for 70% credit), 2) Progress reports (due Tuesday/Wednesday)

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7) - 1) Finish Travel Posters, 2) Begin South America (physical features of South America)

Homework: 1) Missing assignments (due Wednesday for 70% credit), 2) Progress reports (due Tuesday/Wednesday)

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) - 1) Finish Travel Posters, 2) Begin South America (physical features of South America)

Homework: None/Missing assignments

Thursday - No school

Homework: None/Missing assignments

Friday - No school

Homework: None/Missing assignments

11/13 to 11/17

Ms. Brown - Science FYI - the cell model due date has been changed to Monday 11/27

Monday - (2nd,6,7,8) Work on Cell packet (given out Thursday)

HW - Work on your cell model - due Monday 11/27, Redo of Obs & Inf #1,2 (optional) - due Monday

Tuesday/Wednesday(blocking) - Finish cell packet, Do Venn Diagram, work on cell analogies

HW - Finish the cell packet (if not done in class) - due Thursday, Redo of Obs & Inf #1,2 (optional) - due Monday

Thursday - Cell analogies

HW - Work on your cell model - due Mon 11/27, Redo of Obs & Inf #1,2 (optional) - due Monday

Friday -Introduction to Respiration

HW - Work on your cell model - due Monday 11/27, Cell analogies (if not already done) - due Tues (7th) or Wed (2,6,8), reminder: Observation & Inference #1,2 redo (optional) is due Monday

Periods-2,6 & 7

Monday - Finish reading Ch. 3 in Two Old Women.

Homework:

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) 1-Use 2-column notes to identify the skills the women used for their survival. Add this to your Composition Notebook. 2-“Draw It!” Pick your favorite skill that is discussed and draw it along with a quote from the novel that explains it. Due by Friday, 11/17

Homework:

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) 1-Use 2-column notes to identify the skills the women used for their survival. Add this to your Composition Notebook. 2-“Draw It!” Pick your favorite skill that is discussed and draw it along with a quote from the novel that explains it. Due by Friday, 11/17

Homework:

Thursday - K.I.S.S.Vocabulary #3-

Homework:

Friday - Reading Log #3 Due today! K.I.S.S.Vocabulary #3

Homework:

Period 5:

Monday - Review of Ch. 2 “The Law of Club and Fang.” Finish reading on your own if you have not already done so.

Homework:

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) 1-Journal writing in Composition Notebooks. 2-“Preparing for the Trip” - supplies needed for the Stampeders heading to the gold fields. 3-Take notes on the many lessons on survival that Buck learned in chapter 2. 3- “Draw It!” Choose one of the survival skills that Buck has had to learn in order to survive in his new environment. - Due by Friday, 11/17

Homework:

Thursday - “Draw It!” Choose one of the survival skills that Buck has had to learn in order to survive in his new environment. Use your notes from Tuesday to choose a scene to draw- Due by Friday, 11/17

“Pack Mentality”- Reading Comprehension

Homework:

Friday - Reading Log #3 Due today! “Pack Mentality”- Reading Comprehension

Homework:

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - 2.4 cont. Puzzle Time/Practice A #1, 4, 7, 10, 13-15 ws

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - 2.5 p. 76-79 RPJ p.45-48 (HW) 2.5 p. 80 #3-6, 8-22 (even)

Thursday - 2.6 p. 83-85 RPJ p. 49-52 (HW)=

Friday - cont. Above RPJ p. 49-52 #

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - 4.5/4.6 Review WS

Tuesday - 4.7 p. 207 #13, 16-19, 22, 24, 31-34, 44-47. Write down the original problem and show your work.

Wednesday - same as Tuesday periods 3 and 5

Thursday - Chapter Review (Hidden Terms WS both sides. Write down the original problem and show your work. Study for Chapter 4 Test

Friday - Chapter 4 Test

This week in social studies the students will continue the North America unit.

Monday - 1) Ecotourism, 2) Explain Travel Poster project

Homework: Missing assignments

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7) - Travel Poster project

Homework: Missing assignments

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) - Travel Poster project

Homework: Missing assignments

Thursday - Travel Poster project

Homework: Missing assignments

Friday - Travel Poster project

Homework: Missing assignments

11/6 to 11/10

Ms. Brown - Science FYI - the cell model due date has been changed to Monday 11/27

Monday - Parts of the cell notes p3, introduce the cell model project

HW - Observation and Inference pictures #1 & 2 (if not done in class)- due Tues (3,7) or Wed (2,6,8), begin looking for materials for your CELL MODEL - DUE 11/21 (3 & 7) or 11/22 (2,6,8)

Tuesday/Wednesday(blocking) - Cell’s alive website exploration and Animal and plant cell coloring

HW - Animal and plant cell coloring - due Thursday, begin looking for materials for your CELL MODEL - DUE 11/21 (3 & 7) or 11/22 (2,6,8)

Thursday - Read p. 85-91 and work on assignment - due Tues (3, 7) or Wed (2,6,8), work on your cell model - due 11/21 (3rd and 7th) or 11/22 (2nd, 6th, 8th) the due date has been changed to Monday 11/27

Friday - NO SCHOOL - VETERAN’S DAY

Periods-2,6 & 7

Monday - Review Ch. 1 in Two Old Women. Begin reading Ch. 2 “Let us die trying”

Homework:

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) Finish Ch. 2. Comp Notebooks: Personification and Simile. K.I.S.S. Vocabulary #2 -Due by Thursday, Nov. 9.

Homework:

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) Finish Ch. 2. Comp Notebooks: Personification and Simile. K.I.S.S. Vocabulary #2 -Due by Thursday, Nov. 9.

Homework:

Thursday - Ch. 3 “Recalling Old Skills”. Reading Log #2-Due today.

Homework:

Friday - No School- Veteran’s Day

Homework:

Period 5:

Monday - Comp Notebook: Writing Prompt. Begin detailed drawing of Judge Miller’s place and include at least 4 quotes to go with it. Complete the description of Buck and his parents.

Homework: Finish reading Ch. 1 and the above assignment started in class.

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) Ch. 1 review. K.I.S.S. Vocabulary #1- Due by Thurs. 11/9

Homework:

Thursday - Reading Log #2 due today

Homework:

Friday - No School- Veteran’s Day

Homework:

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - Chapter 3 Review --Unit Test (Wednesday)

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - Unit 7.4 Test 2.4 p. 74 #6 -20 evens only in composition book

Thursday - Continue 2.4 classwork in comp. book

Friday - No School

Pre-Algebra-

Monday -4.4 p.190 #16, 20, 24, 28, 30, 32, 36, 38-39, 43, 45, 47, 49, 50,(71-81 Odds) Show your work. Periods 3 and 5 only

Tuesday - 4.5 p. 197 #20-31, 52-57 and p. 806 #33-40. Write down the original problem and show your work.

Wednesday - same as Tuesday periods 3 and 5

Thursday - classwork 4.6 p. 202 ##16-29, Write down the original problem and show your work.

Friday - No School

This week in social studies the students will continue the North America unit.

Monday - Continue Canada activity (geopoem, postcard, or article)

Homework: Finish Canada activity (geopoem, postcard, or article)-Due Thursday

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7) - 1) Mexico: Textbook reading and one-sentence summaries, 2) NAFTA

Homework: Finish Canada activity (geopoem, postcard, or article)-Due Thursday

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) - 1) Mexico: Textbook reading and one-sentence summaries, 2) NAFTA

Homework: Finish Canada activity (geopoem, postcard, or article)-Due Thursday

Thursday - 1) Ecotourism, 2) Directions for the Travel Poster

Homework: None/Missing

Friday - No school

Homework: None/Missing

10/30-11/3

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - Parts of the cell notes

No HW, OPTIONAL Life test corrections (test redo for 3rd) for a max of 75%, 24 pts - due by this Friday. Make sure you attach the corrections sheet!

Tuesday/Wednesday(blocking) - Cell lab, Draw monsters from the Monster procedure, work on Observation and Inference pictures #1 & 2

No HW

Thursday - Cell notes pt 2, finish lab conclusion, work on Observations and Inferences pictures #1 and #2

HW - Finish the cell lab conclusion in your notebook(if not done in class) - due Friday

Friday - Cell notes pt 3, start cell coloring(if time) Monster Procedure - color the picture, finish Observations and Inferences #1 & 2, start reading p. 85-91 in the textbook

HW -Observation and Inferences #1 & 2(if not done in class) - due Tues (3 & 7) or Wed (2,6,8)

Periods-2,6 & 7

Monday - Getting ready to read Two Old Women: Work with partner on the “Survival” handout. Read the Introduction to the novel by Velma Wallis. Reading Log #1- Due on Friday, 11/3

Homework: 6- V.I.P.’s (Very Important Points) Summary paragraph on Velma Wallis was due today. Any missing work from last week.

Tuesday - (Blocking-Period 7) Library to check out books. Respond to questions over the Introduction. K.I.S.S. Vocabulary #1- Due by Friday, 11/4

Homework:

Wednesday - (Blocking- Period 2 and 6) Library to check out books. Respond to questions over the Introduction. K.I.S.S. Vocabulary #1- Due by Friday, 11/4

Homework:

Thursday - Begin reading Chapter 1: “Hunger and cold take their toll” in Two Old Women.

Homework:

Friday - Reading Log #1- Due . Finish Ch. 1 and respond in your Composition Notebook to the provided question.

Homework:

Period 5:

Monday - Use the Jack London article from your Summary paragraph to answer the questions in the Reading Comprehension packet. Due Tues., 10/31. Reading Log #1- Due on Friday, 11/3

Homework: 6- V.I.P.’s (Very Important Points) Summary paragraph on Jack London was due today. Any missing work from last week.

Tuesday - (Blocking- Period 5) Library to check out books. “The Klondike Gold Rush” article and answer packet.

Homework:

Thursday - Check out novel The Call of the Wild to students. Begin reading the Introduction pgs. 1-17 Ch. 1: “Into the Primitive”

Homework:

Friday - Reading Log #1- Due

Homework:

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - 3.2 Intro. P. 86 on-line RPJ p. 47-50 Read/Practice

3.2 Exercises p. 90 #8-10, 13 In composition book, Show your work

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - Cont. 3.2 Exercises p. 90 #11, 12, 19, 21, 24-25, 28

Thursday - 3.2 Extension WS #1, 2, 4, and 6

Friday - Quiz...Review (work more problems from ws)

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - 4.1 p. 175 #16, 22,24, 32, 34-37, 42-46, 49-52, 56 Show your work.

Tuesday - 4.2 p. 179 #12, 16, 18-24, 28-29, 32-38, 43-45, 61-63

Wednesday - same as Tuesday periods 3 and 5

Thursday - 4.3 p. 182 #12, 16, 20-22, 28-30, 33-35, 41, 44-45, 55-57, 61-65

Friday - 4.2/4.3 Review p. 181 (classwork)

This week in social studies the students will continue the North America unit.

Monday - Notebook set-up

Homework: None/Missing assignments

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7) - United States: 1) Interactive maps, 2) Basic facts using CultureGrams (in notebook)

Homework: Read Puerto Rico article in notebook and talk-to-the-text (Due Friday, 11/3)

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) - United States: 1) Interactive maps, 2) Basic facts using CultureGrams (in notebook)

Homework: Read Puerto Rico article in notebook and talk-to-the-text (Due Friday, 11/3)

Thursday - Canada: 1) Interactive maps, 2) Geopoem, postcard, or article

Homework: Read Puerto Rico article in notebook and talk-to-the-text (Due Friday, 11/3)

Friday - Canada: Geopoem, postcard, or article

Homework: None/Missing

10/23-10/26

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - Monster Procedure Activity

HW(3rd only!) - Finish the Bacteria lab write up No HW for 2,6,7,8

Tuesday - Put together conference portfolio

No HW-

½ day - Wednesday (per 1,2,3,4) - Finish Monster Procedure and do Pumpkin Observations

No HW

½ day Thursday ( per 5,6,7,8) - - Finish Monster Procedure and do Pumpkin

Observations

Friday - No School

HW -

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts

Monday - 1st Quarter Student Self-Evaluations

Periods 2, 6 & 7: Velma Wallis author of Two Old Women. Identify 6- V.I.P.’s (Very Important Points) from the article we read in class today. Underline them or draw a star in the margin.

Homework: Finish identifying your 6 -V.I.P.’s to be ready for Tues.

Tuesday - Put together conference portfolio. Period 5: Jack London author of The Call of the Wild- Read and identify 6- V.I.P.’s (Very Important Points) from the article. Underline them or draw a star in the margin.

Homework: Period 5: Finish identifying your 6 -V.I.P.’s to be ready for Thursday.

Wednesday - (½ Day-Pds. 1-4)- “Book Fair” in the Library. Use your 6- V.I.P.’s (Very Important Points) to write a summary paragraph.

Homework:

Thursday - (½ Day-Pds. 5-8)- “Book Fair” in the Library. Use your 6- V.I.P.’s (Very Important Points) to write a summary paragraph.

Homework:

Friday - No School

Homework:

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - 3.1 p. 67 #1, 3, 5, and 7

Tuesday - continue--finish RPJ and work on 3.1 Practice A

Wednesday - 3.1 Puzzle Time ws

Thursday - Half day, NO 2nd period today

Friday - No School

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - Chapter review worksheet..ALL

Tuesday - Chapter 3 Test ..in class only

Wednesday - Finish Test...Period 3 only

Thursday - same as Wednesday... periods 5 and 8 only

Friday - No school

This week in social studies the students will begin the North America unit.

Monday - Physical features of North America

Homework: North America countries map (Period 3: Due Wednesday; Period 5-8: Due Thursday)

Tuesday - Student-led conference portfolios

Homework: North America countries map (Period 3: Due Wednesday; Period 5-8: Due Thursday)

Wednesday - North America location worksheet

Homework: Missing assignments

Thursday - North America location worksheet

Homework: Missing assignments

Friday - No school

Homework: Missing assignments

10/16-10/19

Note: There is no school on Friday, 10/20

Ms. Brown - Science FYI - The Life, Classification test is Tuesday (3 period only) or Thursday (2, 6, 7, & 8) - note the date change for all classes except 3rd

Monday - 2,6,7,8 - work on the review and study for the test

HW(2,6,7,8) - review - due Tues (7th) and Wed (2,6,8), study for Thursday’s test, complete missing assignments

Monday - 3rd only- correct the review and discuss the Bacteria lab

HW - study for Tuesday’s test, complete missing assignments

Tuesday(7th)/Wednesday (2,6,8) - correct the review, do pumpkin observations, work on missing work

HW- study for Thursday’s test, complete missing assignments

Tuesday - 3rd only - Life test, pumpkin observations, swab locations for the bacteria

lab

HW - missing assignments - due Thursday

Thursday (2,6,7,8) - Life test

No HW

Thursday -3rd only - look at bacteria results and complete the lab write-up

No HW

Friday - No School

HW -

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts

Monday - Last day to type “Alaska” paragraphs in Google Docs during class. If you are not finished they need to be typed at home. I will be printing these off after school.

Homework: Finish typing paragraphs in Google Docs.

Tuesday - (Blocking 5 & 7) Color-code your “Alaska” paragraph. Parts of Speech practice and word search. Due Thursday.

Homework:

Wednesday - (Blocking 2 & 6) Color-code your “Alaska” paragraph. Parts of Speech practice and word search. Due Thursday.

Homework:

Thursday -

Homework:

Friday - No School

Homework:

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - More Fraction worksheets

Tuesday - Blocking

Wednesday - Port-folios Fair Game Review (2014) Chp 3

Thursday - 3.1 (2014) p. 43 glue into Comp. book/ notes

Friday - No School

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - 3.5 p. 146 #24-29, 36-38, 45-61 Write down the original problem and show your work.

Tuesday - 3.6 p.151 #11-12, 17-23, 25-31, 41-49 (review) Write down the original problem and show your work. Periods 3 & 5

Wednesday - Period 8 Same as Tuesday

Thursday - Chapter Review p. 154-157 Study for Chapter test on Tuesday.

Friday - No school

This week in social studies the students will finish the Alaska unit.

Monday - 1) Rural vs. Urban in Alaska

Homework: Alaska flag assignment (due Tuesday/Wednesday)

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7)- 1) Directional regions of Alaska: Readings, crossword puzzle, gallery walk

Homework: None

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) - 1) Directional regions of Alaska: Readings, crossword puzzle, gallery walk

Homework: None

Thursday - Spirit of Alaska

Homework: None

Friday - No school

Homework: None

Old Class News

10/9-10/13

Ms. Brown - Science FYI - The Life, Classification test is next Tuesday (3 period only) or Thursday (2, 6, 7, & 8) - note the date change for all classes except 3rd

Monday - Finish bacteria packet, unit objectives, start Archaea notes

HW - Bacteria reading packet - due Tues(3 & 7), start studying for next Tues/Wed’s test (see objectives)

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) - Bacteria video, Kingdoms review, start reviewing for the test, Pumpkin observations, Archaea notes in the notebook

HW - Archaea notes in SN (if not done in class) - due Friday, start studying for next week’s test (see objectives)

Thursday - Guest speaker on Energy Conservation

HW - start studying for next week’s test (see objectives)

Friday - Start reviewing for next week’s test

HW - Study for next week’s test (see objectives - 3rd will have the test on Tuesday, all other classes will be THURSDAY, work on missing work - due next Thursday, 3rd period only Life, classification review- due Monday

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts

Monday - No Reading Log this week. Please do some reading to catch-up if you are missing any Reading Logs. Practice writing “Power Number topic sentences”.

Homework: Any missing work

Tuesday - (Blocking 5 & 7) Alaska Tourist Attractions paragraph writing. Planning sheet and work on rough draft.

Homework:

Wednesday - (Blocking 2 & 6) Alaska Tourist Attractions paragraph writing. Planning sheet and work on rough draft.

Homework:

Thursday - Rough draft should be complete and begin typing into Google docs.

Homework:

Friday - Final draft of Alaska Tourist Attractions should be typed into Google Docs by the end of the period. If you don’t finish, you will need to do this at home. Due by Monday.

Homework:

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - Distributive Property, Commutative Property and Associative Properties. No H/W

Tuesday - BLOCKING. NO CLASS

Wednesday - More operations of Rational Numbers and work on Fraction Packet

Thursday - Quiz over Rational Numbers

Friday - Fraction packet

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - Translating Words to Equations WS

Tuesday - 3.4 p. 141 #14=16, 19-20, 25-26, 33, 40, 45-46. Write down the original problem and show you work. (Periods 3 & 5)

Wednesday - Same as Tuesday for Period 8

Thursday - Mid-Chapter Quiz

Friday - 3.5 p. 144-146 (Day 1) classwork

This week in social studies the students will continue the Alaska unit.

Monday - 1) Physical geography: Tundra and permafrost; 2) If time: Begin Alaska Map activity

Homework: Proper nouns worksheet (due Tuesday/Wednesday)

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7)- Alaska map activity

Homework: Alaska flag assignment (due Tuesday, 10/17)

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) - Alaska map activity

Homework: Alaska flag assignment (due Wednesday, 10/18))

Thursday - 1) Rural vs. urban; 2) Begin Alaska cities, towns, and villages map

Homework: Alaska flag assignment (due Tuesday/Wednesday)

Friday - Finish cities, towns and villages map

Homework: Alaska flag assignment (due Tuesday/Wednesday)

10/2-10/6

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - Pond Water lab

HW - 3rd only - Article summary and reflection is due tomorrow

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) - Skull Identification lab, finish keys in science notebook

No HW

Thursday - Read p42-47 and read p. 51-55 on bacteria and complete the packet Finish the skull lab and complete the keys in the science notebook (from Fri - p.25 beetle key and smiley key)

No HW

Friday - Read p. 42-47 and read p. 51-55 on bacteria and begin working on the bacteria packet (we will work on this some more on Monday in class)

HW - Bacteria packet and/or Archaebacteria notes (if not done in class) - due Tues(3 & 7) or Wed (2,6,8) of next week No HW

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts My classes will need highlighters or colored pencils in Green, Yellow and Pink/Red this week as we begin “Step Up to Writing.”

Monday - Setting up documents in Google Docs. Finish as needed on blocking days.

Homework: Reading Log #5

Tuesday - (Blocking 5 & 7) Begin taking notes on the “Step Up to Writing” packet.

Homework: Reading Log #5

Wednesday - (Blocking 2 & 6) Begin taking notes on the “Step Up to Writing” packet.

Homework: Reading Log #5

Thursday - Finish taking notes on the “Step Up to Writing” packet. Practice writing “Power Number Topic Sentences”

Homework: Reading Log #5

Friday - Reading Log #5 Due today.

Homework:

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - Standardized Practice p. 45-47 #1-13

Tuesday - BLOCKING. NO CLASS

Wednesday - 2.3 p.62-65 RPJ p. 40 #1-9 (show your work).

Thursday - Continue 2.3 p. 66 #12-13, 15, 17-19, 23-24 29-35 (odd) Most will be done in class as group work (comp. book).

Friday - 2.3B p. 67A class work in Comp. Book. Quiz over mixed number/fractions

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - 3.1 p. 123 #8, 11, 14, 16-22 Write down the original problem and show your work on ALL homework.

Tuesday - (Blocking Periods 3 & 5) 3.2 p. 127 #11-15, 19-24, 29-38

Wednesday - (Blocking Period 8) 3.2 p. 127 #11-15, 19-24, 29-38

Thursday - 3.3 p. 134 #11-14, 23-27, 34-37, 44-47

Friday - cont. 3.3 p, 134 #15-21, 29-30, 32, 38, 41-42 Class work, due at end of period.

This week in social studies the students will begin the Alaska unit.

Monday - 1) Go over the test and hand back graded assignments, 2) Continue the Rivers movie

Homework: None/Missing assignments

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7)- 1) Set up notebooks, 2) Beringia article, video, and comic strip

Homework: Finish the Beringia comic strip (due Thursday)

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) - 1) Set up notebooks, 2) Beringia article, video, and comic strip

Homework: Finish the Beringia comic strip (due Thursday)

Thursday - 1) Physical Characteristics: Climate in Alaska

Homework: Proper nouns worksheet (due Friday)

Friday - 1) Physical Characteristics: Tundra and permafrost

Homework:

9/25- 9/29

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - Introduction of Classification

HW - Study for Thursday’s Microscope quiz (see the objectives on your microscope notes), Progress report(from Friday) is due Tues(3 & 7)/Wed(2,6,8)

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) - Microscope pre-quiz(not in 3rd), Alien classification activity, 6 kingdoms reading and notes chart, 30 minutes to work on Friday’s foldable over p.9-15

HW - Foldable over p.9-15 -due Thursday, study for Thursday’s microscope quiz,

3rd period only - Article summary and reflection due next Tuesday

Thursday - Microscope quiz, Practice using dichotomous keys

HW - 3rd period only - article summary and reflection - due Tuesday

Friday - TBA - Hopefully a pond water lab activity

HW - 3rd period only - article summary and reflection - due Tuesday

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts My classes will need highlighters or colored pencils in Green, Yellow and Pink/Red for next week as we begin “Step Up to Writing.”

Monday - Continue “Find the Fib” presentations.

Homework: Reading Log & any missing work

Tuesday - (Blocking 5 & 7) L. A. License Plate- Brainstorm your own Alaska Vanity plate. Must have 3-6 letters or numbers that tell something about You. (my ex: “GR8 BKS”)

Homework: Reading Log & any missing work

Wednesday - (Blocking 2 & 6) L. A. License Plate- Brainstorm your own Alaska Vanity plate. Must have 3-6 letters or numbers that tell something about You. (my ex: “GR8 BKS”)

Homework: Reading Log & any missing work

Thursday - Signed Progress Reports are Due Today! Continue working on L. A. License Plate and the writing for the back that explains what your plate tells about you. Final draft needs to be written in blue or black ink, or typed.

Homework: Reading Log & any missing work

Friday - Due today--L. A. License Plate, as well as Reading Log #4.

Homework: My classes will need highlighters or colored pencils in Green, Yellow and Pink/Red for next week as we begin “Step Up to Writing.”

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - 1.4 p. 26 #8-15, 49-52 write down the original problem and show your work.

Tuesday - Blocking

Wednesday - 1.5 p. 32 #8-15, 42, and 45

Thursday - Integer worksheet (odds only)

Friday - Mid-Unit Quiz

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - 2.6 p.99 #8-19, 24, 28-33 Write down the original problem and show your work.

Tuesday - periods 3 and 5 2.7 p. 105 18-23, 30-35, 37-38, 42-44

Wednesday - period 8 same as Tuesday

Thursday - Chapter 2 Review p. 108

Friday - Chapter 2 Test

This week in social studies the students will finish the Introduction to Geography unit.

Monday - Finish 5 Themes Collages

Homework: Study for the test on Thursday; Progress reports (due Tuesday/Wednesday)

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7)- Guess the theme from the collage; 5 Themes photo analysis

Homework: Study for the test on Thursday

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) - Guess the theme from the collage; 5 Themes photo analysis

Homework: Study for the test on Thursday

Thursday - Intro to Geography test

Homework: None

Friday - Finish test, if necessary

Homework: None

9/18 -9/22

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - Microscope notes and begin the microscope coloring

HW - Finish the notes from Friday in your notebook over p. NOS 4 - 11 - due Tues (3 & 7) or Wed (2, 6, 8)

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) - Microscope lab

HW - Start studying for next Thursday’s microscope quiz

Thursday - Discuss the lab and begin discussing the characteristics of life

HW - Finish the microscope coloring(if not done in class this week) - due Friday,

study for next Thursday’s microscope quiz

Friday - Read p. 9 - 15 and complete the Characteristics of Life foldable in your notebook

HW - Characteristics of life foldable - due next Thursday, study for next Thursday’s microscope quiz. GET PROGRESS REPORT SIGNED- due Tues (3 & 7) or Wed (2,6, & 8)

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts

Monday - Finish work in Composition Notebooks. “Catch-Up” day.

Homework:

Tuesday - (Blocking 3, 5, 7) SSR-15 min.-Bring a book to read! “Find the Fib” classmate interview. Write at least 8 questions to ask your partner. Be sure to ask for more than just “yes or no” questions so you’ll have plenty to write about. Rough Draft due on 9/21

Homework: Finish rough draft

Wednesday - (Blocking 2, 4, 6) SSR- 15 min.- Bring a book to read! “Find the Fib” classmate interview. Write at least 8 questions to ask your partner. Be sure to ask for more than just “yes or no” questions so you’ll have plenty to write about. Rough Draft due on 9/21

Homework: Finish rough draft

Thursday - “Find the Fib” rough draft revisions. Share your paragraph with your partner. Use your yellow sheet to think about corrections and ways to make your writing more exciting! Write your final draft.

Homework: Finish rough draft- due Friday 9/22

Friday - Reading Log #3 is due. Don’t forget to complete the written task on the back! Begin “Find the Fib” presentations.

Homework:

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - 2.2 p. 60 #11-15, 20-22, 25, 29-30 Do the work in the composition book

Tuesday - Blocking

Wednesday - Collecting Comp. Books (grading)

Thursday - Review fractions/integers .. no homework

Friday - Quiz..no homework

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - 2.3 p. 81 #10-12, 14-16, 18-21, 26-28, 31-32

Tuesday - 2.4 p. 87 #10-15, 32, 41-46

Wednesday - Period 8 =same as Tuesday

Thursday - 2.5 p. 93 #11-19, 24-27, 32-40

Friday - Review Lessons 2.1-2.5 Quiz...No homework

This week in social studies the students will begin the Introduction to Geography unit.

Monday - Begin 5 Themes of Geography Notes: Location and Place (pages 31-32 in notebook)

Homework: Landforms and Bodies of Water worksheet (due Thursday)

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7)- Finish 5 Themes of Geography notes and activities

Homework: Landforms and Bodies of Water worksheet (due Thursday)

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) - Finish 5 Themes of Geography notes and activities

Homework: Landforms and Bodies of Water worksheet (due Thursday)

Thursday - 5 Themes of Geography photo analysis Begin 5 Themes of Geography Collage

Homework: Study for test (Thursday, 9/28)

Friday - 5 Themes of Geography Collage

Homework: Study for test (Thursday, 9/28) and progress report (due Tuesday/Wednesday)

9/11 -9/15

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - Finish 3 kinds of variables

HW - Finish 3 kinds of variables (given out Friday) - due Tuesday (3rd, 7th) or

Wednesday (2,6, 8)

Tuesday/Wednesday (blocking) - Airplane lab and explore online textbook

No HW

Thursday - Read p. NOS 4 - NOS 11 in the online textbook. Complete the notes in your science notebook Finish the conclusion to the lab and work on the scavenger hunt for the online textbook

HW - Finish the notes over p. NOS 4 - NOS11 in your science notebook - due

Friday Finish your lab conclusion questions, if not done in class - due Friday

Friday - Begin working on Graphing in Science Read p. NOS4 - NOS11 in the online textbook. Complete the notes in your science notebook HW - Notes over p. NOS4 - NOS11 are due Tuesday (if not done in class)

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts

All Classes: Have you turned in: Reading Log #1, “Hurricane Harvey” (T4), and 2-column notes with the “3-day weekend paragraph”?

Monday - Composition Notebooks: Story vocab & notes for “The Dinner Party”

Homework: Reading Log #2 is Due Friday, Sept. 15

Tuesday - (Blocking 3, 5, 7) 1. Comp. Notebooks: Types of Conflict. 2. K.I.S.S. Vocabulary: “Seventh Grade” by Gary Soto

Homework:

Wednesday - (Blocking 2, 4, 6) 1. Comp. Notebooks: Types of Conflict. 2. K.I.S.S. Vocabulary: “Seventh Grade” by Gary Soto

Homework:

Thursday - Conflict Analysis and Plot Line for “Seventh Grade” by Gary Soto

Homework:

Friday - Comp Notebook: Plot Pyramid for “Seventh Grade”. Use the notes in the margins of the story to identify and record the “5- Stages of Plot”. Reading Log #2 is Due today!

Homework:

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - Quiz corrections

Tuesday - Blocking no class

Wednesday - 2.1 p.50-53 Introduce ,RPJ p. 29-32

HW:

Thursday - 2.2 p. 56-59

HW: 2.2 Exercises p. 60

Friday - continue 2.2

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - Chapter Review p52-55 in class

Tuesday - Chapter 1 Test (periods 3 & 5) and 2.1 p. 63 - 66

HW: 2.1 p. 66 #17-19, 25-27, 36, 37, 41-42 49-51

Wednesday - Chapter 1 Test (Period 8)

Thursday - 2.1 day 2 p. 63-66.

HW: 2.1 p. 66 #21-22, 32-35, 44-48, 60-65

Friday - 2.2 p. 71-73 classwork only

This week in social studies the students will begin the Introduction to Geography unit.

Monday - Absolute location: 1) Finish latitude and longitude worksheet, 2) Play Latitude and Longitude Battleship

Homework: Make corrections on the Cardinal Directions worksheet from last week (due Friday)

Tuesday (Periods 3, 5, 7)- Absolute location: The Amazing Race

Homework: Make corrections on the Cardinal Directions worksheet from last week (due Friday)

Wednesday (Periods 6, 8) - Absolute location: The Amazing Race

Homework: Make corrections on the Cardinal Directions worksheet from last week (due Friday)

Thursday - Time Zones Finish the Amazing Race

Homework: Make corrections on the Cardinal Directions worksheet from last week (due Friday)

Friday - Note: Ms. Roberts will be out, due to an all-day training. The students will begin their notes on the 5 Themes of Geography Time Zones

Homework: None/Missing Assignments

9/5 -9/8

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - No School, Labor Day

Tuesday (blocking)

3rd - Finish the observations and Inferences stations from Friday, read the Sugar Article, and work on the summary 3rd HW - Finish the Sugar Article summary - due Friday

7th - Finish the observations and Inferences stations from Friday, read the Stormy Debate article, work on the questions 7th HW - Finish the Stormy Debate article questions - due Thursday

Wednesday(blocking 2, 6, 8) - Finish the Observation and Inferences stations from Friday, read the Stormy Debate Article, and work on the questions

HW: Finish the Stormy Debate article questions - due Thursday

Thursday - Introduction of Variables with airplanes

No HW

Friday - 3 kinds of variables

HW - Three Kinds of Variables worksheet - due Tues (3 & 7) or Wed (2,6,8)

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts

Monday - No School - Labor Day

Tuesday - (Blocking 3, 5, 7) 2-Column notes and paragraph on “My Three-Day Weekend”. “Hurricane Harvey” (T4) both are Due 9/7

Homework: Reading Log #1 Due 9/8

Wednesday - (Blocking 2, 4, 6) 2-Column notes and paragraph on “My Three-Day Weekend”. “Hurricane Harvey” (T4) both are Due 9/7

Homework: Reading Log #1 Due 9/8

Thursday - Composition Notebook: Story Vocabulary definitions

Homework: Reading Log #1 Due 9/8

Friday - “The Dinner Party” and “Reading Log #2”

Homework:

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - No School - Labor Day

Tuesday - Blocking

Wednesday - Continue Lesson 1.3 p. 18 #16-26(even), 27-31, 36-39 due at end of period

HW: RPJ p. 14 all

Thursday - Quiz Introduce Lesson 2.1 p. 50

HW: Chapter 2 Fair Game Review p. 27 all

Friday - Continue 2.1 p. 50-53

HW: none

Pre-Algebra-

Monday -No School - Labor Day

Tuesday - 1.6 p. 34-36 Read oer

HW: 1.6 p. 36 #18-23, 26-48, 51, 52, 55, 56 Write down the original problem and show your work. Periods 3 and 5

Wednesday - Same as Tuesday Period 8

Thursday - 1.7 p. 42-44 Read over

HW: 1.7 p. 45 #12-24, 27-35, 38-42 Write down the original problem and show your work.

Friday - 1.8 p. 47-49 Read work on #8-24 in class, due at end of period.

HW: none

This week in social studies the students will begin the Introduction to Geography unit.

Monday - No School - Labor Day

Homework: No homework/missing assignments

Tuesday (Periods 1, 3, 5, 7)- Absolute location: 1) KIM vocab sheets in notebook, 2) “What is Latitude?” and “What is Longitude?” readings and highlight key points in notebook, 3) Write 3 things you learned from each of the readings (total of 6), 4) Using Latitude and Longitude activity in notebook

Homework: No homework/missing assignments

Wednesday (Periods 2, 4, 6, 8) - Absolute location: 1) KIM vocab sheets in notebook, 2) “What is Latitude?” and “What is Longitude?” readings and highlight key points in notebook, 3) Write 3 things you learned from each of the readings (total of 6), 4) Using Latitude and Longitude activity in notebook

Homework: No homework/missing assignments

Thursday - Practice absolute location (latitude and longitude) on laminated maps

Homework: No homework/missing assignments

Friday - Absolute location (latitude and longitude) worksheet

Homework: No homework/missing assignments

8/28-9/1

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - Set up composition notebooks

HW: Signed safety contract(given out Friday) - due Thursday

Tuesday/Wednesday(blocking) - Mystery Cups activity in the science notebook

HW: Signed safety contract(given out Friday) - due Thursday

Thursday - Qualitative and Quantitative Observations

HW: Qualitative and Quantitative Observations worksheet (if not done in class) - due Friday

Friday - Observation vs Inferences activity

No HW

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts

Monday - Begin setting up Composition Notebooks. Continue working on “Recipe” interviews. Final Draft, written in blue or black ink on the handout I gave you, is due on Tuesday for pds. 5 & 7 and Wednesday for pds. 2, 6 & 8.

Homework: Finish writing Final draft of “recipe”

Tuesday - Continue setting up and adding the first entry into Comp. Notebooks. “Recipe” presentations are due for pds. 5 & 7

Homework: Finish writing Final draft of “recipe”

Wednesday - Continue setting up and adding the first entry into Comp. Notebooks. “Recipe” presentations are due for pds. 2, 6 & 8

Homework:

Thursday - “Talking to the Text” reading strategy for an article on “Hurricane Harvey.”

Homework:

Friday - “Library Orientation” all classes

Homework: Reading Log Due Friday, Sept. 8

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - Lesson 1.1 p. 3-5

HW: 1.1 RPJ p. 6 all

Tuesday - Blocking --no class

HW:

Wednesday - Review lesson 1.1 Quiz

Lesson 1.2 p. 6 read

HW: RPJ p. 10 all

Thursday - Continue lesson 1.2

HW: 1.2 p.12 #25, 28-33, 40-43, and 48

Friday - Activity 1.3 p.14-15 RPJ p. 12 glue in to composition book

HW: none

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - Lesson 1.2 p. 10-12

HW: 1.2 p. 12 #17-28, 30-35, 40 and 42 Remember to write down the original problem and show your work.

Tuesday - Lesson 1.3/1.4 integers and absolute value (period 3 & 5)

HW: 1.3 p. 19 #12-18, 23-27 and 30

1.4 p. 25 #18, 21, 23, 32-35, 42-50, 54-56, 58, 63-64

Wednesday - same as Tuesday (period 8)

HW:

Thursday - 1.5

HW: 1.5 p. 32 #18-38 (even),47-53, 61-63. Write down the original problem and show your work

Friday - Quiz

HW: none

This week in social studies the students will begin the Introduction to Geography unit.

Monday - 1) Finish setting up the notebooks, 2) Put vocab words and definitions in notebook

Homework: Write examples for each vocab word in your notebook. These can include words or pictures that show specific examples, sentences that use the word, or synonyms. All of these examples should help you understand what the word means. You may use the internet to help you with this. (Due Friday, 9/1)

Tuesday (Periods 1, 3, 5, 7)- 1) Vocab photo identification, 2) Continents and oceans (BrainPop video, Pangea puzzle, Pangea notes, and begin labeling world map)

Homework: Vocab examples in notebooks (Due Friday, 9/1)

Wednesday (Periods 2, 4, 6, 8) - Same as Tuesday

Homework: Vocab examples in notebooks (Due Friday, 9/1)

Thursday - 1) Finish World Map, 2) Practice relative location (cardinal directions)

Homework: Vocab examples in notebooks (Due Friday, 9/1)

Friday - 1) Hemispheres, 2) Begin absolute location (latitude and longitude)

Homework: No HW/Missing assignments

8/21-8/25

Ms. Brown - Science

Monday - Introductions and Planners

Homework: Please buy a composition notebook by Monday

Tuesday - Team handout and Science Syllabus

Homework: Get the team handout slip signed - due Fri, Composition notebook -due Mon

Wednesday - Science class exploration

Homework: Get the team handout slip signed - due Fri, Composition notebook -due Mon

Thursday - Safety stations and practice fire drill

Homework: Get the team handout slip signed - due Fri, Composition notebook -due Mon

Friday - Finish safety stations

Homework: Safety contract - due Thursday, Composition notebook -due Mon

Mrs. Peckham - Language Arts

Monday - Introductions and Language Arts Syllabus. “Back to School” puzzle.

HW: Get the Language Arts Syllabus signed- Due Thurs., 8/24

Tuesday - Review of classroom rules and procedures

HW: Please buy a composition notebook by Monday, 8/28

Wednesday - Safety stations and practice fire drill

HW: Get the Language Arts Syllabus signed- Due Thurs., 8/24

Thursday - “A Recipe for Getting to Know You” creative writing. Signed Language Arts Syllabus is Due today!

HW: Please buy a composition notebook by Monday, 8/28

Friday - Continue working on “A Recipe for Getting to Know You” creative writing.

HW: Please buy a composition notebook by Monday, 8/28

Ms. Stoney - Math

Math 7 -

Monday - Class Expectations

HW: none

Tuesday - Emergency Procedures

HW: none

Wednesday - Pre-Course Test

HW: none

Thursday - Lesson 1 Introduction

HW: Record Practice Journal --Fair Game Review p. 1 & 2 ALL

Friday - Activity 1.1 p. 3-4

HW: none

Pre-Algebra-

Monday - Class Expectations

HW: none

Tuesday - Emergency Procedures

HW: none

Wednesday - Pre-Course test

HW: none

Thursday - 1.1 p. 2 - 6 read/discuss

HW: 1.1 p.7 #12-30 (even), 32-37, and 57-67

Friday - Problem Solving p. 14-15...classwork

HW: none

This week in social studies the students will begin the Introduction to Geography unit.

Monday - Syllabus and draw the world from memory

Homework: Get syllabus signed (due Friday); Get a composition notebook and bring by Wednesday

Tuesday - Check out Ms. Roberts website and practice interactive maps online

Homework: Get syllabus signed (due Friday); Get a composition notebook and bring by Wednesday

Wednesday - Atlas scavenger hunt and begin setting up composition notebooks

Homework: Get syllabus signed (due Friday)

Thursday - Continue setting up notebooks and begin vocabulary activities

Homework: Get syllabus signed (due Friday)

Friday - Continue vocabulary activities

Homework: None