Homework!!

 
 

May 19-23

posted May 19, 2014, 7:14 AM by Laura Lechner   [ updated May 19, 2014, 7:21 AM ]

Monday-
6th- peer editing in class. Revise and type up for homework due Wednesday.
7th- comparison essay due Wednesday, watching West Side Story in class
8th-  comparison essay due Wednesday, watching West Side Story in class

vocab- unit 13 due Wednesday
Novel Study- chapter 24 and 25 quiz tomorrow

Tuesday-
6th- peer editing in class. Revise and type up for homework due Wednesday.
7th- comparison essay due Wednesday, watching West Side Story in class
8th-  comparison essay due Wednesday, watching West Side Story in class

vocab- unit 13 due Wednesday
Novel Study- chapter 24 and 25 quiz today. Read 26 and 27 for Thursday

Wednesday- 
6th- persuasive essay due! Working on group advertisement project. Be ready to present commercials on Monday.
7th- comparison essay due today, watching West Side Story in class- quiz tomorrow
8th-  comparison essay due today, watching West Side Story in class- quiz tomorrow

vocab- unit 13 due today, definition quiz tomorrow
Novel Study- chapter 24 and 25 quiz today. Read 26 and 27 for Thursday

Thursday-
6th- Creating group ad and commercial due Monday!
7th-  West Side Story quiz and worksheet
8th-  West Side Story quiz and worksheet

vocab- unit 13 due definition test today
Novel Study- chapter 26 and 27 quiz today. Read 28 and 29 for Tuesday

Friday-
6th- Creating group ad and commercial due Monday!
7th-  West Side Story analyze song "America"
8th-  West Side Story analyze song "America"

vocab- unit 13 due spelling test today
Novel Study- chapter 26 and 27 quiz today. Read 28 and 29 for Tuesday


May 12-16

posted May 11, 2014, 4:03 PM by Laura Lechner

Monday-
6th- turn in advertisement/article assignment
7th- finish Romeo and Juliet Packet
8th- Finish Romeo and Juliet packet

novel study- read chapters 20 and 21 by tomorrow
Vocab- unit 

Tuesday- 
6th- finish answering persuasive essay model questions, and choose a persuasive essay topic.
7th- finish Venn Diagram
8th- finish Venn Diagram

novel study- quiz today on chapters 20 and 21. Read 22 and 23 for Thursday
vocab- unit

Wednesday-
6th- fill out graphic organizer
7th- work on comparison essay outline
8th- work on comparison essay outline

novel study- Read 22 and 23 for Thursday
vocab- unit due next Wednesday

Thursday-
6th- complete persuasive writing outline
7th- work on rough draft
8th - work on rough draft

novel study- quiz on 22 and 23 today. Read 24 and 25 for Tuesday.
Vocab- due Wednesday

Friday-
6th- work on rough draft. Final draft due on Tuesday
7th- complete draft and peer review assignment. Final draft due Tuesday
8th- complete draft and peer review assignment. Final draft due Tuesday

novel study- quiz on 22 and 23 today. Read 24 and 25 for Tuesday.
Vocab- due Wednesday

May 5th- May 9th

posted May 5, 2014, 1:24 PM by Laura Lechner   [ updated May 8, 2014, 3:33 PM ]

Monday- 
6th- Bring in a persuasive article AND an advertisement by Thursday!!
7th- No homework. We begin Romeo and Juliet tomorrow
8th- No homework. We begin Romeo and Juliet tomorrow

vocab- unit due Wednesday
Religion- May Crowning practice
Novel Study- Have read through chapter 16 for tomorrow. Quiz tomorrow.

Tuesday- 
6th- none
7th-none
8th-none
vocab- unit due Wednesday
Religion- May Crowning practice
Novel Study- Have read through chapter 16 for tomorrow. Quiz tomorrow.

Wednesday-
6th- bring article and advertisement
7th- reading romeo and juliet
8th- romeo and juliet
vocab- unit due today
Religion- May Crowning today
Novel Study- Have read through chapter 17 and 18 quiz tomorrow

6th- no homework
7th-no homework
8th-no homework
vocab- definition test
Religion-work on 
Novel Study- Have read through chapter 19 for tomorrow. Quiz tomorrow.

6th- finish advertisement and persuasive article assignment
7th- romeo and juliet packet
8th- romeo and juliet packet
vocab- spelling test
Religion- cards for father Gene
Novel Study- Have read through chapter 20 and 21 for tomorrow. Quiz Tuesday.

April 28th- May 2nd

posted Apr 28, 2014, 1:30 PM by Laura Lechner

Monday-

6th- page 361 exercises 1,2, and 3 due Thursday
7th- page 427 exercises 11 and 12 due Thursday
8th- Page 156 1-10, 160 1-10, and 162 1-10 due Thursday

Tuesday- 
8th Grade Graduation retreat

6th- read pages 461-466 "Dragon, Dragon" in Lit textbook, write a short summary, and complete the guide for responding
7th- read pages 230 and 232 and complete the guide for responding

April 14- April 18th

posted Apr 14, 2014, 7:36 AM by Laura Lechner

Monday-

6th- assigned page 351 exercise 8 and exercise 9 due tomorrow
7th-  page 421 1-10, and p. 423 ex 7 1-5, ex 8 1-5, and page 425 ex 9 1-5, and ex 10 1-5 due Wednesday
8th-  pages: 150-151 1-10 and 1-10, and 152 1-10, and proofreading due Wednesday
Religion-Working on internet safety
Vocab-Unit 12 is due tomorrow. Due to a shortened week, both the spelling and definition test will be tomorrow
Novel Study-Read chapter 6 and 7 for tomorrow. 

Tuesday-
6th-review unit for adjectives pages 353-355 exercises 1-6 due tomorrow. Test tomorrow. 
7th-   page 421 1-10, and p. 423 ex 7 1-5, ex 8 1-5, and page 425 ex 9 1-5, and ex 10 1-5 due Wednesday
8th-150-151 1-10 and 1-10, and 152 1-10, and proofreading due Wednesday
Religion- no homework
Vocab-unit 12 due today, spelling and definition test
Novel Study- 

Wednesday-

6th- no homework!
7th- no homework!
8th-no homework!
Religion-none
Vocab-none
Novel Study-Read and complete reading guide for To Kill A Mockingbird. There will be an assessment when we return. 

Thursday- Early Dismissal at 11:30 
6th-
7th- 
8th-
Religion-
Vocab-
Novel Study-


Friday- No School for Good Friday. Enjoy your Easter Break!

April 7th through April 11th

posted Apr 7, 2014, 2:06 PM by Laura Lechner

Monday- 
6th grade- page 349 grammar book due Thursday. Figurative Language spooky story due on Wednesday with highlighted examples.
7th- movie worksheet due tomorrow
8th- movie worksheet due tomorrow

Religion- Wear all black for the Living Stations field trip tomorrow

Vocab- unit 12
Novel Study- To Kill a Mockingbird chapters 1-3 by Friday.

Tuesday- 
6th- read three poems, identify alliteration, metaphors, and similes, and complete check your comprehension and critical thinking.  page 349 grammar book due Thursday. Figurative Language spooky story due on Wednesday with highlighted examples.
7th- begin completing outline for Midsummer night's dream essay
8th- Field Trip to regency nursing home

Vocab- unit 12
Novel Study- To Kill a Mockingbird chapters 1-3 by Friday.

Wednesday- 
6th- page 349 grammar book due Thursday
7th- finish essay outline and begin rough draft
8th- begin filling out essay outline

Vocab- unit 12
Novel Study- To Kill a Mockingbird chapters 1-3 by Friday.

Thursday- 
6th- no homework
7th- rough draft due tomorrow
8th- rough draft due tomorrow
Vocab- unit 12 due next wednesday
Novel Study- To Kill a Mockingbird chapters 1-3 by Friday.

Friday-
6th-
7th- write final essay
8th- write final essay
Vocab- unit 12
Novel Study- To Kill a Mockingbird chapters 1-3 quiz today

Living Stations of the Cross performance in the afternoon 

3/31-4/4

posted Apr 1, 2014, 1:42 PM by Laura Lechner   [ updated Apr 1, 2014, 1:48 PM ]

Monday-
6th- presentations start tomorrow
page 347 exercises 3-5 are due Thursday
7th- page 418 exercises 3-5 are due Thursday
8th- page 143 11-20, and page 148 1-10
poem Anthology assignment is due this Friday!

vocab- due Wednesday
Religion- practice parts for living stations
Novel study- download To Kill a Mockingbird if using a kindle.

Tuesday-
6th- presentations start 
page 347 exercises 3-5 are due Thursday
7th- page 418 exercises 3-5 are due Thursday, and be ready to take a quiz on A Midsummer night's dream
8th- page 143 11-20, and page 148 1-10, and be ready to take quiz on A Mid summer Night's dream
poem Anthology assignment is due this Friday!

vocab- due Wednesday
Religion- practice parts for living stations
Novel study- download To Kill a Mockingbird if using a kindle.

Wednesday

6th- presentations continue
page 347 exercises 3-5 are due Thursday
7th- page 418 exercises 3-5 are due Thursday
8th- page 143 11-20, and page 148 1-10
poem Anthology assignment is due this Friday!

vocab- due today, and definition test tomorrow
Religion- practice parts for living stations
Novel study- download To Kill a Mockingbird if using a kindle.

Thursday-
6th grade- no homework
7th- no homework (begin watching film of A Midsummer Night's dream)
8th- no homework (begin watching film of A Midsummer Night's dream)

Vocab definition test today and spelling test tomorrow

Friday- 

6th- no homework
7th- begin working on movie and play comparison essay.
8th- begin working on movie and play comparison essay

3/24- 3/28

posted Mar 25, 2014, 12:28 PM by Laura Lechner

Monday- 
6th- page 345 ex 1 and 2 adjectives due Thursday
7th- page 417 ex 1 and 2 due Thursday
8th- page 142 1-10 and 146 1-10 due Thursday

Vocab- Unit 11 due next week Wednesday
Novel study- Outsiders test on Friday and worksheet due Friday

Tuesday-
6th- page 345 ex 1 and 2 adjectives due Thursday, Literary terms song and dance due Monday
7th- page 417 ex 1 and 2 due Thursday, Define terms for Mid Summer Night's Dream
8th- page 142 1-10 and 146 1-10 due Thursday, Define terms for Mid Summer Night's Dream

Vocab- Unit 11 due next week Wednesday
Novel study- Outsiders test on Friday and worksheet due Friday

Wednesday- 
6th- page 345 ex 1 and 2 adjectives due Thursday, Literary terms song and dance due Monday
7th- page 417 ex 1 and 2 due Thursday, Define terms for Mid Summer Night's Dream
8th- page 142 1-10 and 146 1-10 due Thursday, Define terms for Mid Summer Night's Dream

Vocab- Unit 11 due next week Wednesday
Novel study- Outsiders test on Friday and worksheet due Friday

Thursday- 
6th- page 345 ex 1 and 2 adjectives due Today, Literary terms song and dance due Monday
7th- page 417 ex 1 and 2 due today, Define terms for Mid Summer Night's Dream
8th- page 142 1-10 and 146 1-10 due today, Define terms for Mid Summer Night's Dream

Vocab- Unit 11 due next week Wednesday
Novel study- Outsiders test on Friday and worksheet due Friday

3/18-3/21

posted Mar 20, 2014, 7:07 AM by Laura Lechner

Monday- No School

Tuesday- 
6th- complete page one of poetry packet 
7th- finish writing narrative poem
8th- next check-in is on Thursday for Anthology assignment. Show me 5 biographies.
Vocab- unit 10 due tomorrow

Wednesday- 
6th- no homework
7th- complete page one of poetry packet
8th- page 818 Thematic focus and check your comprehension 1-4,  next check-in is on Thursday for Anthology assignment. Show me 5 biographies.
vocab- unit 10 due

Thursday- 
6th- complete page two of poetry packet 
7th- write a clerihew and place sound poem
8th- Read The Centaur, identify the speaker, theme, and personification. Answer check your comprehension and critical thinking.
        5 biographies are turned in today.

Vocab- definition and spelling test tomorrow
novel study- chapter ten quiz tomorrow

Friday-
6th- Write two poems: cinquain and rhyme scheme poems
7th- Field Trip no Homework
8th- Field Trip no homework
Vocab- definition and spelling test today
novel study- chapter ten quiz today



3/10- 3/13

posted Mar 10, 2014, 10:58 AM by Laura Lechner

Monday-
6th- finish writing literary definitions
7th- no homework
8th- Knights of Columbus Essay due Thursday 

religion- no homework
Novel Study- Quiz on chapter 7 of the Outsiders tomorrow
vocab- unit 10 due next week Wednesday

Tuesday
6th- work on poetry assignment
7th- work on poetry assignment
8th- Knights of Columbus Essay due Thursday 
Novel Study- read chapter 8 for next week 

Wednesday- Funeral mass for Mrs. Russo at 10 a.m.
6th- work on poetry assignment
7th- work on poetry assignment
8th- Knights of Columbus Essay due Thursday 

Thursday- Early Dismissal at 11:30 for parent/teacher conferences 
6th- work on poetry assignment
7th- work on poetry assignment
8th- Knights of Columbus Essay due Today


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