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1. This is assignment information for each junior high grade level, by class and teacher.

2. All students are required to fill out their assignment notebooks on a daily basis with more specific information pertaining to the assignment. This website should be used as guidance only.

3. In most cases, the assignments may be updated by 3:30pm on a daily basis.. However, teachers may or may not get to updating this website if an assignment changes.

4. If the site is not updated at any time, please refer to your child's assignment notebook.

5. If the textbook is pictured, it can be accessed online. Forgot your “code” for Language Arts textbooks, check here

6. Link to Gaggle login here

7. Common Core Standards links - Common Core ELA & Math Standards  Illinois State Board of Education

6th Grade Homework                                                                          

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Literature

Lit Wiki Log In

Rebecca Caudill Wiki

Mrs. L. Anglin

Cat in the Hat

Reading Survey due Wed in class.

All binders setup and books covered by Friday 8/26!

6th Grade Orientation 6pm in the Frisk Gym

Please READ, Sign, and Return the MGS HANDBOOK SIGNATURE PAGE 

Due Friday 8/26

The MGS Handbook can be found on the MGS school site.

All binders setup and books covered by Friday 8/26!

All binders setup and books covered by TODAY!

Language Arts

Writer's Choice Textbook

Resources

Welcome to the first FULL week!

Sloppy copy of post card writing! Due tomorrow

Look over DOL corrections made in class

6th Grade Orientation

6PM Frisk Gym

Finish DOL sentences/corrections

Study DOL corrections--Quiz Tuesday

Math

Go Math Online Book

Acc Math 3 practices and 3 tests from 8/19/16 due 9/8/16  

Mrs. M. Gualandri

Accelerated math practice

Accelerated math practice

Vocabulary pages 2 and 5

Explore Activity 1 p7, a-e reflect #1 #2

Explore Activity 2 p8, a-e,

Reflect #3

Worksheet lesson 1-1

Social Studies

Currently studying the Age of Nationalism

Mr. T. Koonce

wkly geo and vocab every Friday or last day of week

Start Chapter 1-Sec 1

Work in packet

Continue Chapter 1 Weekly Vocab

Geography

History

Prehistory

Archaeologist

Oral traditions

 Continue Chapter 1

Sec 2, Chapter 1

Read and discuss  start section packet 2

Continue Chapter 1

Finish section 2 and start section 3

Weekly Geo Due today

Weekly Vocab Quiz

Science

Extra Credit Due Friday

Updated:

8/22/2016

Mrs. G Simpson

See bottom of page for on-line science textbook access.

Lab Safety Quiz

Books

Tanagram

HW:  None

DQB Scientist

Start Chapter 1 Section 1  Thinking like a Scientist

HW:  None

Picture Observation

Chapter Vocab in Class

ISN

HW:  None

Picture Observation

Analyzing Data

HW:  Guided Reading and Study Worksheet

Chapter 1 Section 2  Scientific Inquiry

Chapter Videos

HW:  None

Special Announcements:

7th Grade Homework

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Literature

Lit Log #1 due 9/29

Updated 8/18

Ms. M. Koppenhoefer

 

Ms. K’s blog

Check out blog for all of the lit. log due dates!

Teacher’s Institute

Teacher’s Institute

None

None

Finish Blue Ribbon Writing Activity

Enriched Literature

Lit Log #1 due 9/29

Updated 8/18

Ms. M. Koppenhoefer

Ms. K’s blog

Check out blog for all of the lit. log due dates!

Teacher’s Institute

Teacher’s Institute

None

None

Finish Blue Ribbon Writing Activity

7th Gr.

Science

see below for online book directions

Click Here for

Mrs. McClure's Website for homework

 

7th Gr.

Science

Mrs. Simpson

see below for online book directions

Mrs. Simpson

8/22/2016

Scientific Knowledge

HW:  Study for Test

Lab Safety Test

Drops on a Penny Lab

ISN Scientific Method

HW:  Finish Flip Chart

Identify Controls and Variables

Drops on a Penny Lab

Stem and Leaf Plots

7th Language Arts

Writers Choice Textbook

Resources

Mrs. Vancil

Updated 8/22/16

Complete Biopoems in class, due Tuesday

Friendly Letter Responses will be due on Thursday

Vocabulary Pretest in class

Hope to see you at Back to School Night!

Grammar Pretest in class

Friendly Letter Due today!

Begin reading A Long Walk to Water in class

 7th Grade History

Mr. T. Benjamin

None

Read Ch 4.1 & Complete SG 4.1  No Critical Thinking

Reach Chapter 4.2 Complete SG 4.2

Read Chapter 4.3 Complete SG 4.3

None

Enriched Math

Update 8/20

Mrs. A. Ernenputsch

1-1 Practice and Problem Solving Worksheet

1-2 Practice and Problem Solving Worksheet

1-3 Practice and Problem Solving Worksheet

1-4 Practice and Problem Solving Worksheet

Adding and Subtracting Integers Worksheet - Choose Evens or Odds, Ready to Go On? Page 31, Assessment Readiness Page 32 - Quiz Tuesday!

7th Gr.

Math

Go Math! Online Book

*Your student has his/her username and password.*

Mrs. Wiley

Spanish

Mrs. Vancil

8/22/16

Introductions in class

Numbers Worksheet due Wednesday

Geography Partner Activity in class

Maps Pretest

License Plate activity in class to review pronunciation of letters & numbers.

Practice conversations with maps of Central & South America

Study for Test over Central & South American countries & capitals on Monday

Special Announcements: 

8th Grade Homework

 

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

8th Literature

Mrs. D. Buerkett

updated 8/22

Lit log due September 26

“Rain, Rain, Go Away” plot map

Crossword puzzle due Wednesday

Crossword puzzle due Wednesday

QUIZ

Point of view worksheet

“Charles” questions

8th Enriched Literature

Mrs. D. Buerkett

updated 8/22

Lit Log due September 26

“Rain, Rain, Go Away” plot map

New ending due Thursday

QUIZ

New ending due Thursday

Point of view worksheet

“Charles” questions

Language Arts

Writer's Choice Link

Resources

Mrs. Wallace

Language Arts

Writer's Choice Link

Resources

Math

Updated 8/20

Mrs. A. Ernenputsch

Fractions and Decimals Worksheet (no calculator)

Square Roots Worksheet (no calculator)

1-1 Practice and Problem Solving Worksheet (no calculator)

1-2 Practice and Problem Solving Worksheet

1-3 Practice and Problem Solving Worksheet (no calculator)

Algebra

Updated 8/20

Mrs. A. Ernenputsch

Pythagorean Theorem and Distance Formula Worksheet

Pythagorean Spiral Project

Pythagorean Spiral Project (due at end of the day)

Are You Ready? Page 4

1-1 Practice and Problem Solving Worksheet

1-2 Practice and Problem Solving Worksheet

History

Updated

05/09

Mr. M. Dotterer

Ch. 28-3 wkst

Study for Ch. 28 Quest tomorrow

Ch. 28 Quest

None

None

8th Gr.

Science

Instructions for online books can be found at the bottom of the homework table.

Mrs. Wiley

Science

Explorer Science Textbook

Click Here for

 Mrs. McClure's  Website for homework

Spanish

Mrs. L.Vancil

Updated 8/22/16

Organize Binders

Begin 1st Vocabulary Unit , Complete Graphic Organizer of new vocab. list

Subject Pronoun

Practice in class

Review of Spanish Speaking Countries Map Activity in class

Study Vocabulary for Quiz on Friday

Quiz over Ch. 1 Vocabulary List

Special Announcements:   

6th, 7th and 8th grade Science Online Books

How to access the Web site:

  1. Access your Internet browser - (For your reference, Pearson SuccessNet Internet and System Requirements can be found at http://knowledgebase.pearsonschool.com/kmp/article/AA-04713).
  2. Enter the URL (site address) -- http://www.pearsonsuccessnet.com
  3. Then, use the following information to get started in Science:
  4. Your child's user name: redbird7
  5. Your child's password: MGSscience1
  6. Note: User name and password are case sensitive
  7. Both 7th and 8th grade use the same series. 8th grade students, please use the same login information.
  8. Congratulations! You should see your home page.