MGJHS E-Learning Day

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

GETTING STARTED           

Welcome!  Today you will be assigned to complete all kinds of different digital learning activities.  Below you will find the names of your teachers and your classes along with what you will need to accomplish for today.  If you do not have internet service, please complete the activities that do not require connectivity.  If you are lacking internet, consider the projects you could work on or the tests for which you could study.  Assignments are listed by subject area and grade level by teacher. Reminder to Students & Parents:  Teacher lessons will be posted by 10 am this morning.

ATTENDANCE 

Students must check in with their first period teacher via Google Classroom, ALEKS, Canvas, or school email by 8 PM of the actual eLearning day to be counted “present”.  If you are unable to communicate with your teacher electronically, please contact the MGJSHS main office at the number below and leave a message.  

NEED HELP   

Contact your teacher via email or in the message features on Google Classroom, ALEKS, or Canvas as directed under their contact information.  Contact the MG Tech Office (948-3582) if you have any technical questions/issues throughout the day.  Contact the main office with other non-classroom questions (948-4141) the office will be open until 3:30.  

DUE DATE

When you finish an assignment, please submit it as your teacher directs.  Your assignments are due as each individual teacher specifies. 

Art

Language Arts

Literacy

Math

Music

PE/Health

Science

Social Studies/Geography

Resource

Life Skills

Class

Goal/Objective

Assignment

Site

Contact Information

Art

Miss Hevel

(updated for 4/12/17)

 7th Grade

Students will further their understanding of ceramics and respond as review

Review the terms, techniques, and processes that are necessary when working with clay. Return completed doc in GC before class tomorrow.

Google Classroom (GC)

mhevel@mgusc.k12.in.us 

Instagram: @mgjhart

Twitter: @MissHevel

Office hours: 9:30 - 11:30

                     1:00 - 3:00

Miss Hevel

(updated for 4/12/17)

8th Grade

1 + 4 : Students will master art history knowledge of artist Henry Moore and art making knowledge of ceramics

5 + 6 : Students will master art history knowledge of artist Vincent Van Gogh

Periods 1 + 4 : Review the art of Henry Moore by responding to questions about his sculptures. Review the terms, techniques, and processes that are necessary to know when working with clay. Return completed doc in GC before class tomorrow.

Periods 5 + 6 : 

Review the art of Vincent Van Gogh by watching a short video clip and responding to questions about the clip. Return completed doc in GC before class tomorrow.

Google Classroom (GC)

mhevel@mgusc.k12.in.us 

Instagram: @mgjhart

Twitter: @MissHevel

Office hours: 9:30 - 11:30

                     1:00 - 3:00

Class

Goal/Objective

Assignment

Site

Contact Information

Language Arts/

Literacy

Miss Klepfer

(updated for 4-12-17)

-identify and correct phrases and dependent clauses

-read and understand fiction

  1. Daily Opener on noredink.com.
  2. Read Ch. 6 in Ender’s Game. (Pds 3, 5, 6, and 7 only)
  3. If you have not yet finished your chapter 5 worksheet, get that done. This worksheet will be due first thing in the period on Thursday. (Pds 3, 5, 6, and 7 only)
  4. Any extra time should be spent reading your book report book. (Period 4: Spend at LEAST 30 minutes reading/working on your book reports.)

Noredink.com

Office Hours: 12:30-3:00

Contact via email: eklepfer@mgusc.k12.in.us

Mr. Morris (updated 4/12)

-Critically read and reflect on themes and character development in Fahrenheit 451.

  1. Read to page 60 of Fahrenheit 451.
  2. Complete appropriate sections of study guide.
  3. Complete NoRedInk assignment.

Google classroom

jmorris@mgusc.k12.in.us

Mrs. Thompson

(updated for 4/12/17)

Review parallel structure and subordinating conjunctions.

Use text evidence to support claims.

Literacy 7

  • Work on your No Red Ink assignment for the week.
  • Finish your journal for this week.Post on SeeSaw
  • Finish your rough draft of the children’s book if you haven’t already.

Literacy 8

  • Gerund poem-150+ words
  • Infinitive poem-100+words
  • No Red Ink and journal due Friday

Literacy Lab (1st period)

  • Complete the Achieve 3000 article assigned to you on Google Classroom.

Literacy Lab (2nd period)

  • Read your article of the day.
  • Write down three items to remember for day 4 on your recording sheet.
  • Complete the QAR questioning sheet.

No Red Ink

Achieve 3000

Office Hours

9:00-11:00 and 2:00-4:00

Contact me:

 Google Classroom, Instagram, or mthompson@mgusc.k12.in.us

Class

Goal/Objective

Assignment

Site

Contact Information

Math

Mr. McAllister

(4-12-17)

7th Grade

P1 Only

P3 and P5

Algebra 1

Complete Slope Objective

Take notes, complete topics

Take Notes,

Complete Topics

Complete your current objective.  If you are finished with the objective complete at least 5 topics.

Complete notes over mean, median, mode and outliers

Complete at least 3 topics from the current objective

Complete notes over solving quadratic equations.

Complete at least 3 topics from current objective.

ALEKS

Period 1 Check in with me through Google Classroom!

Office Hours: 9:00-10:00

                    11:20-12:00

                    12:45-1:30

Contact me through google classroom or email me at

gmcallister@mgusc.k12.in.us

 

1st Period make sure to check in using google classroom.

Mrs. Sykes

(4-12-17)

7th grade

(Period 7 only)

8th grade & HA 7

(Periods 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5)

ALEKS assignment (eLearning 4/12

Slope Review)

 

ALEKS assignment (eLearning 4/12

Exponents & SN)

7th-Students work on completing this assignment to 100% with unlimited retakes.

8th-Students work on completing this 15 question assignment to 100% with unlimited retakes

7th-ALEKS

8th-ALEKS  

PERIOD 1: Check in with me through ALEKS or email for attendance.

________________________

Office hours: 9:00-10:00

                    11:20-12:00

                    12:45-1:30

Contact me through the ALEKS message center.

 

If necessary:

jsykes@mgusc.k12.in.us

Class

Goal/Objective

Assignment

Site

Contact Information

Music

Mr. Hicks

Updated 4/12/17

Junior High Choir

To be able to recall and identify all Solfeggio notes within C Major

.

Finish the assignment (Identifying Solfeggio in C major) on Google Classroom.

Google Classroom

Junior High Choir Class Code:

416r2h

thicks@mgusc.k12.in.us

Office Hours:

11:30am - 3:15pm

Emails will not respond as quickly outside of office hours.

Mr. Hicks

Updated 4/12/17

7th/8th Grade Music Exploration

Reviewing a fresh topic of music theory - Piano Identification

Click on the link in Google Classroom that takes you to the assignment.

Google Classroom

Music Exploration (s.2) Class Code:

twd9lf

thicks@mgusc.k12.in.us

Office Hours:

11:30am - 3:15pm

Emails will not respond as quickly outside of office hours.

Mrs. Caudill

Updated for 4/12/17

7th Grade Band:

To correctly identify notes and rest values found in music.

Complete quizizz assignment posted in Google Classroom

Google Classroom

kcaudill@mgusc.k12.in.us

Office hours: 9:30-12:30

Mrs. Caudill

Updated for 4/12/17

8th Grade Band:

To correctly identify notes and rest values found in music.

Complete quizizz assignment posted in Google Classroom

Google Classroom

kcaudill@mgusc.k12.in.us

Office hours: 9:30-12:30

Class

Goal/Objective

Assignment

Site

Contact Information

PE/Health

Mrs. Waller

Wellness 8

- Workout Trainer App - Do workout and complete follow up questions on Google Classroom

WORKOUT AND QUESTIONS

Google Classroom

3rd -994xrr3

4th - nl3ycl

7th - 5hq0hjm

awaller@mgusc.k12.in.us or message me through GC

office hours 9:30-11:30 and 12:30-2:30

Mrs. Waller

Wellness 7

Workout Trainer App- Do workout and follow up questions on Google Classroom

First period check in with me.

WORKOUT AND QUESTIONS

Google Classroom

1st - jrg9219

2nd - s1sw8uk

6th - yw5726

awaller@mgusc.k12.in.us or message me on GC

Ms. Justus

Updated for

4-12-17

Wellness 8

Follow directions and complete assignment.

Chapter 16 Pre-Test on Google Classroom

Google Classroom 

7th Class Code: 

axwohw

bjustus@mgusc.k12.in.us

Hours to contact me:

10 a.m. - noon; 1-3:30 p.m.

Class

Goal/Objective

Assignment

Site

Contact Information

Science

Mr. Williams

7th Grade Science

-Students will read a articles that applies to motion and force

Read Achieve3000: Small Cars Make Big Jumps in Safety and complete the activity

Canvas

auwilliams@mgusc.k12.in.us

Canvas can be used for quick questions, attendance for 1st period, etc. If a phone call is merited, email me and I will call back as soon as I can.

Office Hours: 4-5

Mr. Cale
Updated 4/12

8th Grade Science

-Students will practice scientific reading skills

-Students will review material

-Achieve 3000 (Thought question too!) “A Story with Legs”

-Study Natural Selection, Artificial Selection, and Evolution (flashcards on quizlet in Google Classroom or use your own study materials

Google Classroom

ecale@mgusc.k12.in.us 

Or private comment on assignment in Classroom

Office hours: 9-12

Class

Goal/Objective

Assignment

Site

Contact Information

Social Studies/Geography

Mr. Guenther

(Updated: 4/10/17)

7th Grade: Geography

Periods:

2,3,4 and 7

Students will focus on historical topics through creative writing and independent research.

Complete Tasks #4 and #5 in the Ancient India WebQuest. Access to this can be found through Google Classroom or following the link below.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1qpxgOdqRHDYNidiKLgJOyGTWiI4GFTn64-R9CtFkAvA/edit 

Google Classroom

Class Code:

Period 2 - ua5ta23

Period 3 - 46tovq

Period 4 - lvsxc4

Period 7 - xwbnrwz

kguenther@mgusc.k12.in.us 

Twitter - @Coach_Guenther

Office Hours:

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Mrs. Doughty

Resource

Resource

Students will use today to strengthen academics in their general ed. Classes and to build on reading skills.

Geography -

Students will get a preview of the next unit - South Africa.

Resource - You will complete the Achieve 3000 article “School All Year Long?”  Make sure you complete all 5 steps and write at least one full paragraph in the thought question.

Geography - You will complete the Achieve 3000 article “Goodbye, Nelson Mandela”.  Make sure you write enough to do a complete summary as described in the thought question.  

 Google Classroom

Office hours will vary - I will respond as soon as I can, I will be in meetings off and on tomorrow.  Students can contact me through Google Classroom or at bdoughty@mgusc.k12.in.us

Mr. Shields

8th Grade U.S.

Students will recognize a significant event from

On GC, answer the bellringer and then complete the review questions about westward expansion. There will be a quiz Friday over this material, so if there is any of the material that you aren’t certain about, have questions ready for me.

Google Classroom

E-mail to cshields@mgusc.k12.in.us 

Or comment on Google Classroom.

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Class

Goal/Objective

Assignment

Site

Contact Information

Resource

l

Cline, Mike

Periods 1-7

Varies

Check Google Classroom for your assignment

Google Classroom

mcline@mgusc.k12.in.us

765-506-6366

Office Hours:  10 to 2

11111

Class

Goal/Objective

Assignment

Site

Contact Information

Life Skills

Kirk, Mary