August 26, 2015

Algebra I (Mrs. Hummel):
p. 491 1-30,51,87,89

8th Math (Mrs. Hummel):
p. 298 1-12,14,16,23,35-37,40,42

English: (Mrs. Pigott) 
-mood
-writing assignment  - 3 paragraphs showing different moods (shared doc)
 
History (Koch)

Test     Read p.452-464
Do 1-4 p. 457
Do 1-4 p. 464

Math : 
Period 1:  went to WIT to look at solar car
All geometry assignments were handed in;  no assignment
Period 7:  finished all geometry assignments;  no assignment



Science (Mrs. Creel): Link to creelspace   

Monday: Today, we discussed aspects of 8th science, handed out Chemistry & Energy booklets, Lab safety sheet (to be signed by parents, folder, and the 8th grade science syllabus- Lab Safety Quiz on Thursday- get yellow Lab Safety sheet signed & brought back to me please!

Tuesday: Today, we turned in our Getting To Know You sheets, took a room and lab tour, reviewed lab safety from the yellow Lab Safety Sheet, and looked at creelspace and the Cherokee Schools website- homework page- Lab Safety Quiz on Thursday- get yellow Lab Safety sheet signed & brought back to me please!

Wednesday: Today, we did the Day1 of the Gummy Bear Lab data collecting,  Lab Safety Quiz on Thursday- get yellow Lab Safety sheet signed & brought back to me please!

Thursday: Lab Safety Quiz- get yellow Lab Safety sheet signed & brought back to me please!, Day 2 data collecting and answering lab questions for the Gummy Bear Lab- turn in today or tomorrow at the latest!  Scientific Method Review clip- Monty Python- She's A Witch segment- linked on creelspace, 

Friday: Today, I demonstrated the reaction between potassium chlorate and a Gummy Bear- see creelspace for link to information and video clip, we also started to look and document the scientific method in an episode of MythBusters. (Clown Car)- this is also linked on creelspace, Assignment- Take Home Lab- fill plastic tube half-way with water, shake, dip a Q-Tip into the tube, and make a name tab:o)  Bring tube, baggy, and paper back on Monday for points!!!!  



Link to your textbook above-
Monday: Discuss expectations for 
Tuesday: Set up composition notebooks
Wednesday: Set up composition  notebooks with 4period and 8th periods 
Thursday: Set up composition  notebooks with 4period and 8th periods 
Friday:  No Class for Health

Reading Pigott
-reread "The Tell-Tale Heart"
-Assessment on Monday

Reading Elliott
MON: Nonfiction notes
Tues: Nonfiction partner practice- None
Wed: Nonfiction HW in drive
Thurs: Aligator article- nonfiction practice
Fri: None- Begin reading October Sky

CHORUS:  Wednesday, Feb. 12 is the clinic in Sloan at Westwood Schools. Please wear nice clothes. The next event where the chorus sings is Tastes & Sounds on Monday, April 7 at WITCC. The chorus will need to be there by 6:30pm.