Homework

Tuesday, Nov. 13-Tuesday, Nov. 20
Friday: Do you want to build a snowman?  Snow Day!
Mrs. Foster
Science - Read "It Starts at Home" and answer questions on Google Classroom.  Due Thursday, 11/15.
Mrs. Rioux
SS: Tue:  Read/complete questions for p. 451-454
       Wed/Thur: Finish reading Ch. 31 and do the questions. Test over chapter Friday.
LA:  Tue: Read chapters 5,6 and complete activity sheet for Thursda
        Thurs: Read and analyze chapter 7. "How does the information in chapter 7 align with  
                    and/or contradict what we learned in previous chapters?"

Mrs. Thornfeldt
11/13
LA:  Appositives worksheet - due on 11/14.
       Wordly Wise 8 Lesson #3 due on 11/14.
SS:  SS Binder check - #1 - #11 due on 11/14.
       Geography Challenge Worksheet - due on 11/14.
A change of plans:  SS summatives in both classes wil be after Thanksgivng break!
11/14:
LA:  Unit Review:  Nouns worksheet - due on 11/15.
SS:
11/15
LA:
SS:
11/16
LA:
SS:
Mrs. Voelker
Tuesday
Grade 8- Test on Thursday over Solving Equatons
  •  Outside group-finish the paper from class if you didn't finish and pass in. 
Math 1- Test on Thursday over Solving Equatons
  •  Outside group-finish the paper from class if you didn't finish and pass in. 
Wednesday
Grade 8-Math 1- Test tomorrow over Solving Equatons.
  •  Outside group-finish the paper from class if you didn't finish and pass in.
  • Videos for review on Google Classroom to prepare for the test.
Math 1- Test on Thursday over Solving Equatons
  •  Outside group-finish the paper from class if you didn't finish and pass in. 
  • Videos for review on Google Classroom to prepare for the test.
Monday, Nov. 5-Friday, Nov. 9

Mrs. Foster
Science - Study Guide review due Tuesday, 11/6
Test Wednesday 11/7 over all material since 10/9
Mrs. Rioux
SS:  Mon: None
        Tue: Check out the election  results: local, state, federal
        Wed: Finish African Americans from Reconstruction to the Civil Rights Movement 
        Thur: Research Malaga Island: List 20 Key Facts that all people should know about the removal of the residents from this island. Include the "who, what, where, when, and why" in your facts as well.
  https://mainestatemuseum.org/learn/malaga-island-fragmented-lives-educational-materials/the- history/

LA:  Mon: Finish Ch. 1 in The Giver and complete Ch. 1 reading sheet. 
                 Read to Remember and Learn: Be prepared for a quiz after each assignment
         Tue: Read Ch. 2 and reading sheet.
       Wed: Read Chapters 3,4 for Friday and complete reading sheet
                    The Giver audio.  
                     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZQq79KFowEA

Mrs. Thornfeldt
11/5:
LA:   Quizlet for Greek and Latin Roots Set #1:  https://quizlet.com/330594360/greek-and-latin-roots-set-1-flash-cards/
++Notebook check tomorrow:  Please make sure #13, #14, #20 and #21 are finished for 11/6.

SS:  Period 6:  U.S. Racial Events - reflection due on 11/6.
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11/6:
LA:  No HW
LA:  STEAL Character Sheet for Mary Maloney due on 11/8.
        Link to the story (if you lost your copy):  http://myweb.scu.edu.tw/~jmklassen/scu100b/rdngconv/lambdahl.pdf
SS:
11/8:
LA:
SS:
11/9:
LA:
SS:
Mrs. Voelker
Monday
Grade 8
  • Khanacademy Skills due on Thursday:
    • Combining like terms with negative coefficients
    • Combining like terms with negative coefficients with distribution
    • Subtracting negative numbers
    • Distributive property with variables
  • IXL Skills due Friday
    • Gr.8(level J) V.14
    • Gr.8(level J) V.15
Math 1
  • Khanacademy and IXL Skill for row 1, 2, and 3 on Solving Equations Menu. Due Friday
Tuesday
  • Khanacademy Skills due on Thursday:
    • Combining like terms with negative coefficients
    • Combining like terms with negative coefficients with distribution
    • Subtracting negative numbers
    • Distributive property with variables
  • IXL Skills due Friday
    • Gr.8(level J) V.14
    • Gr.8(level J) V.15
Math 1
  • Khanacademy and IXL Skill for row 1, 2, and 3 on Solving Equations Menu. Due Friday

Monday, Oct. 29-Friday, November 2 
Mrs. Foster
Science - Read "What is Heat?" on Google docs and answer questions 1 - 15 in your notebook. Due Wednesday
Mrs. Rioux
SS: Monday: Road to Rights rough draft due tomorrow
      Tuesday: Final draft of Road To Rights due Friday 
                     Content Requirements: All 20 events, road signs/symbols for each, both 
                      Limited/Full Citizenship on it, and where you think African Americans are
                      on the Road To Rights at the end of Reconstruction.
                      Quality Requirements:  Correct spelling and capitalization, neat, color as 
                      needed to express information, turned in on time.

The 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1865 in the aftermath of the Civil War, abolished slavery in the United States. The 13th Amendment states: “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction.”

Class Links:  Jim Crow Museum. https://ferris.edu/jimcrow/#
                          The 13.  https://www.thirteen.org/wnet/jimcrow/stories.html
                           The New Jim Crow: Interview transcript with Michelle Alexander

LA:
      Monday: Find connections between the author's word choices and mood 
      Tuesday: None
       Wed, Thur., Fri: None

Mrs. Thornfeldt
10/29:
LA:  Quizlet for Greek and Latin Roots Set #1:  https://quizlet.com/330594360/greek-and-latin-roots-set-1-flash-cards/
Each Root word needs to have a graphic organizer filled out.  All (11) due on 11/2.
Google the root word and English Deriviative to find words that are dervived from this root.  For eaxample, canto, English derivative.
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++If you earned a 1 or a 2 on your Wordly Wise #2 quiz I'd like you to practice using the following sites (below).  I'd like you to earn over 90% for each of the three quizzes.  Please screenshot each quiz and send them to me in an email.  DUE:  11/3
SS:   U.S. Racial Events presentations continue in both classes.
10/30:
LA:  Compound, plural and possessive nouns worksheet - due:  11/1.
SS:  Period 5:  Assignment on Google Classroom - read article passed out on class, the data about the U.S. Racial Events and your (20) data connections to help support your two paragraph response.  DUE:  10/31
10/31:
LA:  Compound, plural and possessive nouns worksheet - due:  11/1.
SS:  No HW - Happy Haolloween!
11/1:
LA:  Quizlet for Greek and Latin Roots Set #1:  https://quizlet.com/330594360/greek-and-latin-roots-set-1-flash-cards/
++Each Root word needs to have a graphic organizer filled out.  All (11) due on 11/2.
SS:  Period 5:  The Slave Trade - see Google Classroom.  DUE on 11/5.
11/2:
LA:
SS:
Mrs. Voelker
Monday
  • Grade 8
    • Complete these 5 problems: 
    • 1) -8(u - 2)
    • 2) -4(b -1)
    • 3) -11x + 4 +8x -4 + 3x
    • 4) 12m + 9 - 2m - 16
    • 5) -50(x - 1)
  • Math 1
    • Complete as much of Khan. and IXL assignments on the first row(day 1-2) of the document you had today in Google Classroom. We will have some time in class tomorrow to work on it. 
Tuesday
  • Grade 8
    • None
  • Math 1
    • None
Wednesday
  • Grade 8
    • None
  • Math 1
    • None
Thursday
  • Grade 8
    • Simplify these terms:
      • 1) 2n + 3 - 4n + 8
      • 2) -5r - 2 + 10r - 8
      • 3) -4(x - 3)
      • 4) -5 + 6(2x - 5)
      • 5) -2(3r - 6)
      • 6) 4x - 2(x + 1)
      • 7) 2(5r - 2)
  • Math 1
    • Solve these problems  (x/4 means they are dividing)
      • 1) -2x + 30 = -40
      • 2) x/3 - 8 = 32
      • 3) 5x + 16 = -27
      • 4) x/-6 -21 = 5
      • 5) -3x + 20 = -7
      • 6) x/7 + 11 = -2
      • 7) -8x + 4 = -16

Monday, Oct. 22 - Friday, Oct. 26

Mrs. Foster
Heat Loss Lab Report due Wednesday, 10/24.  Final draft form on Google docs turned in through Google Classroom.
Mrs. Rioux
SS: Mon, Tue: None
       Wed: Read and finish activities 22.3-through end of 22.5 for tomorrow
       Friday: Review Chapter 22: Reconstruction notes for Monday
LA: Mon: None
       Tuesday: Review for WW1 Quiz Friday:
        Wed: Sentence/Fragment Packet, continue practicing for Friday's WW
        Friday: Finish unit 1 grammar packet on Google Classroom

Mrs. Thornfeldt
10/22
LA:  Wordly Wise #2 Quiz on Wednesday, 10/24.  Use the following sites to practice:   Wordly wise 8 Lesson #2 vocab words
SS:   Period 5:  In class project with a partner:  Racial Events Today in the U.S.  Due:  10/25
10/23
LA:  Wordly Wise 8 Lesson #2 quiz on Wednesday, 10/24.
SS:   Working in class on your U.S. racial Event.  Period 5:  Due on Thursday, 25.
10/24
LA:  No Homework
SS:   Period 5 - be ready for your U.S. Racial Events!
10/25:
LA:
SS:
10/26
LA:
SS:
Mrs. Voelker
Monday
    • Test over Probability with data on Weds.
Tuesday
  • Grade 8
    • None
  • Math 1
    • Test over Probability with data on Weds.
Wednesday
  • Grade 8-None
  • Math 1-Finish Probability over data test.
Thursday
Friday
  • Grade 8
  • Math 1


Monday, Oct. 15-Friday, Oct. 19
8th Grade Mahoney Fundraiser to be used for field trips!
This Wednesday, ALL DAY at Portland Pie on York Street in Portland.
10% of all proceeds go to Mahoney 8th grade as long as you show the voucher below. It can be printed or a picture on your phone.
Eat in or take out. Lots of choices besides pizza. 
Thank you for your support!



This week's HOMEWORK

Mrs. Foster
Condcuctor/Insulator Video from 10/17

Mrs. Rioux
SS:  Monday: Complete candidate section on election activity on google classroom. Use the second link.
        Tuesday: Finish election assignment; if you have been in class and kept up with homework that should leave only the referendum chart.
         Wednesday: None-Go to Portland Pie
         Thursday: None
          Friday: None
 LA:  Monday: Write a theme statement for Day of Tears based on today's activity. "The author believes that....." Do not use any information specific to the book.
Find 3 quotes from the book supporting your theme statement with page number. Find one from the beginning, middle, and end.
         Tuesday:  Day of Tears Summative Review part 1 (Summative is Thur/Fri)
           Wednesday: Day of Tears Summative Review part 2
           Thur/Fri: Prepare for summative

Mrs.Thornfeldt
10/15:
LA:  No HW
SS:  No HW - period 5; Period 6 - Be ready to present your statisitcs/data on your topics.  DUE:  10/16.
10/16:
LA:  Wordly Wise #2 C, D, E is due on 10/18. 
        Your summative assessment for the Day of Tears is on Google Classroom.  You will have time in class today and tomorrow to complete it.  DUE:  Wednesday, 10/17.
SS:   Period 6 - data presentations continued . . . 
10/17
LA:  Period 2 & 3 - your summative letter is due today.  See Google classroom for assignment instructions.
       Period 2 & 3 - WW#2 C,D, E due on 10/18.
SS:  Period 5:  Please make (20) connetions to the AA data/statistics we have been analyzing/working with.  you may use websites we looked at to collect the data.  See photo below for my example.  Due:  10/18.
       Period 6 - data presentations continued . . . No HW.

        Practce Synonym Practoce and Antynyms Online:  https://www.vocabtest.com/vocabulary_word_test.php?book=wordly_wise_8&lesson=2
++Wordly Wise #8 lesson 2 quiz on 10/24.
SS:   Period 6:  Please make (20) connetions to the AA data/statistics we have been analyzing/working with.  you may use websites we looked at to collect the data.  See photo below for my example.  DUE ON 10/22.
Mrs.Voelker
Monday
Grade 8
Math 1
Tuesday
Grade 8
  • None
Math 1
  • Venn Diagram #5.

Wednesday
Grade 8-Test will be Tuesday 10/23 over Probability.
  • Lesson 8 Packet: Practice Problems 1 and 2.
Math 1
  • Probability with Data Tables- Finish up to #16.

Thursday
Grade 8
  • None- Test will be Tuesday 10/23 over Probability.
Math 1
  • Probability of Data  Worksheet-Finish from class. 
Friday
Grade 8- Test will be Tuesday 10/23 over Probability.

Math 1-None

Week of Tuesday, Oct. 9-Friday, Oct. 12
Mrs. Foster
Period 3 - Please complete Ms. Mantis's survey if you haven't already.
Mrs. Rioux
SS:  Tues: None
        Wed: Finish reading assigned article and preparing notes to share
        Thur: Google classroom question on slavery
        Fri: None if all work completed 
LA:  Tues: Read DT pages 122-143
        Chapter 9,
        Interlude IX
        Wed: Read DT pages 144-171 (end of story)
     Thur. Character sheet
     Fri. If all caught up on reading and homework; none

Mrs. Thornfeldt
10/9
LA:  Wordly Wise #2 A & B due on 10/10.
        Day of Tears p.122-149, (5) stickies and comprehension questions (handed out in class) - due on 10/11.
SS:  Period 5:  You were given a topic in class (Health, Education, Economics, Drugs/Crime and Police), please Use the Google Classroom links and table to provide me with (10) facts about your topic, as it relates to African Americans today - due on 10/11.
10/10
LA:  Please know the difference between plot and subplot - due on 10/11.
        Common and Proper Nouns Worksheet - due on 10/12.
SS:   No homework; working in class on AA demographics.
10/11
LA:  Wordly Wise 8 #2 website/games to help you practice:  Click on the following site and play/practice - Learning Definitions, Synonym Practice and Antonyms Online
              
SS:  AA History Quizzes:  
 Period 5:  Please have your ten pieces of data in your table - AND summarize the data in a 2-3 sentence Google slide.  Please be ready to present your findings to the class on 10/12.
10/12
LA:
SS:
Mrs. Voelker
Tuesday
Grade 8 
  • Finish worksheet from class over compound probabilities.

Math 1 
  • IXL Skills- Grade 8-Level J- DD.5, DD.6, and CC.13
  • Test tomorrow over box and whisker and circle graph.
Wednesday
Grade 8
  • Complete the Independent and Dependent Probability Coloring Page.

Math 1
  • Finish the IXL if not finished from yesterday.
Thursday
Grade 8
  • Lesson 8: Keeping Track of all the Possible Outcomes- (from class)- finish #3 a-d on the second page. 
Math 1

Week of October 1-October 5
Friday is a teacher workshop day; no school for students
Mrs. Foster
Due Wednesday, 10/3 Measuring Liquids practice on Google Classroom
Due Thursday, 10/4 Gummy Bear Lab report.  Do on a Google doc and turn in through Google Classroom.
***Period 3 Only!*** Please click on the link below and follow the directions. Please see Ms. Mantis with questions.

Mrs. Rioux
SS: Mon: Review Ch. 19 notes; know the terms!
       Tue, Wed, Thur: None
LA: Mon: Read Day of Tears Chapter 5: pages 48-74 for tomorrow. Use sticky notes for examples of tone, characterization, and what stands out. What will you bring to the discussion?
      Tues: Read DT Chapter 6: pages 80-95 for tomorrow. Continue to use sticky notes like on Monday.
       Wed: Read DT p. 96-121
                 Interlude VI.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DsQJfMfPI8k
                 Ch. 7.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jw-v_bpAFY8
                  Interlude VII.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Slddc05emZM
                  Ch. 8.    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_1Ig-2NpJz0
Thur: None

Mrs. Thornfeldt
10/1
LA:  Concrete and Abstract Noun Worksheet due 10/2
SS:   None
10/2
LA:  Day of Tears, pg 80-121; (5) stickies and comprehension questions (on Google Classroom) due on 10/4.
+Connotation worksheet due on 10/3.
+Noun #3 Worksheet due on 10/3.
+Binder Check due on 10/3 (see photo below for what goes in your binder).

SS:  Please read the C. Kaepernik article on Google Classroom and write a two paragraph opinion of your thought.  DUE:  10/3.
10/3
LA:  Assignments above ^^
SS:  Please see assignment on Google Classroom - due on 10/4.
10/4
LA: No homework!  Enjoy the long weekend!
SS:  No HW . . . . it's time for family and friends:)
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Mrs. Voelker
Monday- 
Grade 8- 
  • Finish any missing work- 
  • Khanacademy work due on Wednesday
Math 1
  • Chapter 0-13- Exercises #6 and #8a (Remember the chapters are all on GoogleClassroom)
Tuesday
Grade 8- Written Formative tomorrow on probability.
  • Finish Khanacademy Assignment-Due tomorrow (assigned last Friday)
Math 1- Test on Thursday
  • Finish up Review document from class today.
  • Khan academy assignments due tomorrow.
Wednesday
Grade 8-Written Formative tomorrow on probability.
  • Homework on Google Classroom over independent and dependent probability. 
Math 1-Test tomorrow over chapter 0-2 to 0-11

Thursday
Work on any missing work. 


Week of September 24-September 28
Early Release on Wed.

Mrs. Foster
Science - Triple Beam Balance practice on Google classroom due Friday, 9/28.
***Period 3 Only!*** Please click on the link below and follow the directions. Please see Ms. Mantis with questions.

Mrs. Rioux
SS:  
Mon: None
Tuesday: Finish reading Chapter 19 sections 1-4, complete the parts of the activity for those sections as well
Wed: None-if all finished reading chapter 19 and the notes page
Thur: Prepare for tomorrow's group presentation
LA: 
Monday:1.  Tone Word quiz tomorrow.  https://quizlet.com/_51elx1
                          2. Read pages 3-14 in Day of Tears
Tuesday: Read Day of Tears pages 15-29. Be ready for a reading quiz.
Wednesday: None
Thursday: Read Day of Tears pages 30-47 for tomorrow.Use stickies to indicate examples of characterization, words that demonstrate tone, and what stands out as important to you.
 
Day of Tears audio
The Kitchen p. 3-14        
Chapter 4 The Kitchen. Not available on audio

Mrs. Thornfeldt
9/24
LA:  Wordly Wise lesson #1 quiz on Tuesday, 9/25.  Use the following links to help you study:  Lesson#1 and Antonym/Synonym Practice
SS:   There will a quiz on your Transformation vocabulary on Tuesday, 9/25.  Please practice and count on some scenarios to be on the quiz (remember?  We practiced with scenarios during class on Friday.  We will also continue practicing on Monday too!).  The link for the Quizlet:   Transformation Vocabulary Words

9/25
LA:  Please read pages 30 - 74 in The Day of Tears, answer the comprehension questions I passed out in claas and create (5) stickies from your bookmark - Due on Friday, 9/28.
SS:  Your first summative is due on 9/28, please see Google Classroom for assignment directions - Due on 9/28. Please do not share or turn in until the beginning of class!

9/26  Halfday - out at 12:15 pm.
LA:
SS:

9/27
LA:  Noun Worksheet due on 10/1.
        (2) Tone examples  using  text evidence (The slave moved . . . . . and the sun set."  page 19, paragraph 3.)  Please back up your tone word(s) with those words in the text  which support your tone word(s).  Remember  the prompt we did today in class?  Just like that.  Due 10/1.
SS:  Transformation Summative #1 due on Friday, 9/28.  Please do not Share ot Turn In until the beginning of class.

9/28
LA:
SS:
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Mrs. Voelker
Monday
Grade  8
  • Khan academy assignments due tomorrow.
Math 1
  • Khan academy assignments due tomorrow.
  • Exercises 1-19 Odds- Chapter 0-11-Simple Probability.
Tuesday
Grade  8
  • Finish any missing Khan.
Math 1
  • Finish any missing Khan.
Wednesday
        Grade 8
  • On Google Classroom
        Math 1
  •      Chapter 0-12 Measures of Center-Available on Google Classroom #16 and 17
Thursday
    Grade 8
  • Finish your graph from class if you didn't finish already.
    Math 1
  • P40 Chapter 0-12 #17

Week of September 17 - 21, 2018
First school dance of the year is on September 21st - All proceeds go to the 8th grade end of the year field trip!

NWEA testing Tuesday and Thursday. Be sure your iPad is charged. 

Mrs. Foster:
9/17 Lab safety video - Watch the video and list as many lab safety infractions as you can in your science notebook.
https://www.flinnsci.com/flinn-scientific-laboratory-safety-challenge/vel1580/
25 Lab tool pictures or drawings due Thursday, 9/20
Quiz Friday, 9/21 - Study your hand made or digital flashcards or the Quizlet

***Period 3 Only!*** Please click on the link below and follow the directions. Due Friday, 9/21. Please see Ms. Mantis with questions.


Mrs. Rioux:
SS: "Come Live Here" advertisement due Wednesday: 2 advertisements based on Ch. 13 information, one for convincing people to move to the South and another convincing people to move to the North. **Accurate information, correct spelling, eye catching and/or grabs the audience's attention. May be posters or commercials.

        ELT Score

1.Foundational Learning in US History: 3 2 1

  Where you live determines how you live


2.Initiative and Professionalism: Organizes time and                      3         2  1

  resources to accomplish a task and double checks

  work for accuracy and craftsmanship


3.Engagement with learning: HOW 3         2  1


4.Preparation: HOW 3 2          1


For Thur/Fri. Begin to prepare for test on MONDAY by being able to do the following using specific details:

How did Eli Whitney contribute to economic transformation in the South and the North?

-You received a study guide in class on Friday and a copy of it is in Google Classroom as well.


LA: Assigned Tone Word Two Slide Presentation due Wednesday. For your assigned word do the following: State word, definition in 8th grade style, the connotation (is it a positive, negative, or neutral word?), some high impact synonyms and antonyms, and a brief history of the word including prefixes/root words/suffixes, Greek/Latin meanings, etc.
Be prepared to present your slide. Give credit for your sources!

        ELT Score

1.Foundational Learning in Research 3 2      1

2.Is skilled at using Greek and Latin affixes,roots, and

  and root words to determine word meaning.


3.Communication: Uses tone of voice, volume, and word                 3        2 1             

  choice appropriate to a variety of audiences


4.Initiative and Professionalism: Organizes time and                      3         2  1

  resources to accomplish a task and double checks

  work for accuracy and craftsmanship


5.Engagement with learning: HOW 3         2  1


6.Preparation: HOW 3 2          1


Wed: Make flashcards for the Tone words on Quizlet. Quiz on words next Tuesday, M/C/



Mrs. Thornfeldt:
9/17:
LA:  Please pages 1-14 in Day of Tears.  Also, come up with (5) bookmark stickies for your reading.  REMEMBER, we are working on metacognition (thinking about your thinking!) - due:  9/18.
Wordly Wise 8 lesson 1 C & D - due on 9/19.
LA:  Wordly Wise 8 lesson 1 C & D - due on 9/19.
SS:  No homework
9/19:
LA:  Wordly Wise 8 #1 part E due on 9/20.
        Mood Worksheet due on 9/20.
        Day of Tears - pages 15-29.  Please use your bookmark and create (5) stickies - with detailed 8th grade responses.  Also, complete the comprehension worksheet handed out in class.  This will be due on 9/21.
SS:  No homework
9/20:
LA:  Day of Tears - pages 15-29.  Please use your bookmark and create (5) stickies - with detailed 8th grade responses.  Also, complete the comprehension worksheet handed out in class.  This will be due on 9/21.
SS:  Practice those Transformation Vocab words!  Transformation Vocabulary Words
9/21:
LA:  Wordly Wise Quiz on Tuesday, 9/25.  Please practice using these two sites and your vocabulary packet: Antonym and Synonym practice:   https://www.vocabtest.com/vocabulary_word_test.php?book=wordly_wise_8&lesson=1
Quizlet:  Lesson #1

Subject and Predicate worksheet due on Monday, 9/24.
SS:  There will a quiz on your Transformation vocabulary on Tuesday, 9/25.  Please practice and count on some scenarios to be on the quiz (remember?  We practiced with scenarios during class on Friday.  We will also continue practicing on Monday too!).  The link for the Quizlet:   Transformation Vocabulary Words
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Mrs. Voelker:
Monday
Grade 8 Math-Work on Khan. Assignments- due Thursday
Math 1-Work on Khan. Assignments- due Thursday
Tuesday
Grade 8 Math- Work on Khan. Assignments- due Thursday
Math 1-Book work from class. 
P12-            1. −8 + 13
2. 11 + (−19)
3. −19 − 8
4. −77 + (−46)
5. 12 − 34
P16
9. 
10. 
35. 
36. 
37. 
38. 
39. 
40. 
P19
22. 
23. 
24. 
29. 
30. 
39. 
40. 
41. 
42. 

Wednesday
Grade 8 Math- Khanacademy Assignments due tomorrow.
Math 1-
    
Thursday
Grade 8 Math- New Khanacademy assignments assigned today- due Tues. 9/25
Math 1-New Khanacademy assignments assigned today- due Tues. 9/25
Friday
Grade 8 Math-New Khanacademy assignments assigned today- due Tues. 9/25
Math 1-New Khanacademy assignments assigned today- due Tues. 9/25
Week of September 10 - 14, 2018
Picture Day is Friday!
Mrs. Foster 

Mrs. Rioux
SS: Chapter 13 reading and graphic organizer complete for Wed.
Chapter is in google classroom
Period 2 code: n7q5lh
Period 3 code: hlty9u
Thur/Fri. no homework

LA:  Final draft summer reading letter due Thursday. 
Period 5 code:  47kusn
Period 6: 8qyznp
Wed. Quizlet Link for class:   https://quizlet.com/_51elx1
Thursday: 10 minutes Quizlet
Friday: 10 more minutes of Tone words on Quizlet

Mrs. Thornfeldt
9/11:
LA:  Academic goal:  with three measurable steps to reach your goal.  We will work on a social goal on 9/11.
SS:  Please read the article, Russia:  Friend of Foe?  
Answer the (10) comprehension questions and write a brief (1/2 pages essay) answering the questions:  Should the U.S. try to improve relations with Russia?  Yes or No?  Please cite two reasons from the text.  DUE:  9/11.
++Also, please ask your parents where they were during 9/11.  What do they remember?
9/12:
LA:   Please work on your social and academic goals - remember the steps to reach your goal need to be measurable.  DUE on 9/14. Please work on WW 8 #1 A & B.  Due on 9/13.
SS:  The next few days will be spent learning about plagiariam, summarizing and paraphrasing.
9/13:
LA:  You have been assigned a webquest about slavery in the U.S. before the Civil War.  This assignment will help you build background knowledge BEFORE we start reading our next book.  You will have class time on Thursday and Friday to complete this assignment.  It will be due on Monday, 9/17.
SS:
LA:  Wordly Wise 8 lesson #1 A & B due on 9/13.  Packets were passed out in class today.

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Mrs. Voelker
Monday
Grade 8 Math- Find the answers for Five 5's 1-10. This is just like the activity we did today using Four 4's. Make sure you come to class with work shown even if you didn't get all 10 answers. 
Math 1-Find the answers for Five 5's 1-10. This is just like the activity we did today using Four 4's. Make sure you come to class with work shown even if you didn't get all 10 answers.
Tuesday
Grade 8 Math- None
Math 1- Exercises
Name the set or sets of numbers to which each real number belongs.
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Graph each set of numbers on number lineThen order the numbers from least to greatest.
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Wednesday
Grade 8 Math-Practice worksheet form class: Mystery BagsAnswer 1-4. Number 5 is optional.
Math 1-Complete 20 and 22, and 29 to 30 on the exercises the chapter.
Click on this to open the chapter with the problems.
Thursday
Grade 8 Math- spend 20 minutes on Khanacademy (outside of math class)
Math 1-pend 20 minutes on Khanacademy (outside of math class)
Friday-None but here are the game codes.
Grade 8 Math- Prodigy game codes:
  • Period 2-E6577C
  • Period 5- DDC1E3
  • Period 6- 3EDB20
Math 1-Prodigy game codes:
  • Period 3- 94F7D7

Week of Sept. 4-Sept. 7
WEAR YOUR KINDNESS TSHIRT ON FRIDAY!
Mrs. Foster 
Science Current Event assignment
2.  Read it
3.  Write a one paragraph summary  over the article.  Cite your source.  Summary should be one half to a full page in length and may be typed or hand written on a separate piece of paper.  Due Friday, 9/7.

Mrs. Rioux
SS: For Thursday: Be able to define "blank paper" the terms: transformation, economic. Also be able to explain what a 3 in each of the Habits of Works looks like. Need a 3 ring binder.
LA: T-Shirt final product due beginning of class Friday. Need a 3 ring binder and spiral bound notebook.
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Mrs. Thornfeldt
Welcome to 8th grade!
SS:  Letter to Mrs. Thornfeldt about you as a student.  See the handout I passed out in class, as your example - due 9/7.
LA:  I will be hanging up your "All About ME" poster in the hallway.  I need a baby photo or you, as well as a recent pic.  This was due on 9/7.
Summer Reading Letter was a 9/7 class assignment.  If you didn't finish it in class, it is due on Monday, 9/10.
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Mrs. Voelker
Wednesday
Grade 8 Math: Order of Operations Worksheet-Complete the 10 questions for homework and remember to show your work. 
Click here for a copy: Worksheet

Math 1:Order of Operations Challenge Worksheet-Complete the 12 questions for homework and remember to show your work.
Click here for a copy: Worksheet

Thursday

Welcome to 8th Grade!

School Supplies List

Mrs. Foster:Science:  1-1 ½ inch three ring binder (just for science), lots of lined paper, pens, pencils, earbuds/headphones.

Mrs. Rioux:Language Arts/Social Studies:  1-1 ½  inch three ring binder (can share a 1 ½ inch or 2 inch if you have me for both LA and SS), earbuds or headphones, lots of pens/pencils, eraser caps

For LA: Spiral bound notebook to leave in the room

Mrs. Thornfeldt:Language Arts/Social Studies:  Earbuds/headphones, pens/pencils, single subject notebook, notecards, sticky notes and 1  1/2 inch or 2 inch three ring binder.

Mrs. Voelker/Math:  1-1 ½ inch three ring binder, at least 2 one-subject notebook, pencils (preferably mechanical), erasers/eraser tops, earbuds or headphones, dry erase markers and a basic calculator. We do have calculators but they tend to disappear as the year progresses. If you can donate a box of kleenex or paper towels it would be greatly appreciated.


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WE NEED VOLUNTEERS AND FOOD!

September 21st

6:00-8:00 p.m.

Contact Cristin Rioux: riouxcr@spsd.org