Monday, March 27-Friday, March 31 **High school forms are due Monday. Job Shadow forms due Tuesday. Mrs. FosterMr. GarrettS.S.: Rough Drafts Due Wednesday. Final product (magazine cover, essay with bibliography) due Friday Math: Monday night: IXL, math, 5th grade, M9 & M15 Mrs. RiouxSS: Rough draft essay due beginning of class Wed., final draft including bibliography and magazine cover due Friday beginning of class.LA: Night book creator/children's book due FridayMrs. Thornfeldt Mrs. VoelkerMonday, March 20-Friday, March 24 **Parents and Students please see the Job Shadow letter at the end of this week's post. Students will receive more information about this during Connections on Monday.**High School Transition Night is Monday night.Mrs. FosterScience - Read "The Nature of Waves" (on my teacher site, under "documents") and answer questions 1-12 in your notebooks due Wednesday. LA. - Parallel Journeys Essay due Wed. IXL Practice UU Gr. 5 1-7 due Thursday (80%) Greek and Latin vocabulary summative Friday. Review Quizlet Mr. GarrettMath: Monday night: None Tuesday Night: IXL C3 and C5 due Wednesday Pythagorean Practice 5-7 due Thursday S.S.: Research/Notes due on Thursday. ***See sites under Mrs. RiouxMrs. RiouxSS: Research due beginning of class Wednesday. Essay outline due beginning of class Friday.http://www.businessinsider.com/americas-robber-barons-2012-3#john-jacob-astor-1 https://ehistory.osu.edu/biographies http://www.history.com/shows/men-who-built-america https://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-by-era/gilded-age/essays/robber-barons-or-captains-industry (only allows so many on at once while at school, better for use at home) https://www.thoughtco.com/important-historical-figures-4133355 http://www.biography.com/people/groups/captains-of-industry http://www.ushistory.org/us/36b.asp http://libguides.worcester.edu/c.php?g=537459&p=3676630 http://www.aflcio.org/About/Our-History/Key-Events-in-Labor-History/1892-Homestead-Strike http://www.ushistory.org/us/43c.asp https://www.carnegie.org/interactives/foundersstory/#!/ The Homestead Strike http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/carnegie/peopleevents/pande04.html http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/introduction/grandcentral-introduction/ LA: Book Creator due beginning of class NEXT Monday.Mrs. Thornfeldt3/20/17LA: Please read chapter 1 & 2 (p. 1-19) of The Giver. Please go to Google Classroom and complete a dialectical journal for chapter 1 & 2. Also, complete the blogging assignment (see Google Classroom for the question). Please respond to (2) other blogs. DUE: 3/21/17.Do you need the audio? All the chapters for The Giver are at this link: https://youtu.be/gLyOh93UiTs?list=PLxrvGfWc7xt4j2r-QGW1xp2Ne5RDYuOtN3/21/17: LA: Please read the article, "Jens and Vita, but Molli? Danes favor common names." In a Venn Diagram, compare the similarities and differences of The Giver and the article. DUE: 3/223/22/17:LA: Please read chapters 3-5. Please go to google Classroom and complete your blog question, update your dialectical journal and fill in your Community "Life Schedule." Reading and blog due 3/23.3/34/17LA: Please read chapters 6-8 in The Giver. DUE: 3/27.++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++3/20/17SS: Please have your (4) primary sources read - and answer: Was the U.S. planning to go to war with North Vietnam before 1964? DUE: 3/22/17.++Next current event due on 3/28. See Google Classroom for assignment specifications.3/22/17SS: Please have your Vietnam War person chosen and researched (see Google Classroom for graphic organizer and explanation) by 3/24/17.+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath 1- Cinch-Substitution- Exercises- 11 to 13 Science- None TuesdayMath 1- Google Classroom assignment (CW with substitute) Science- WednesdayMath 1- If you feel you are behind with the Khan. assignment from yesterday in class- work on it. Science- Thatquiz.org -Codes: Period 2 67U67CRU Period 5 INN1ONRY ThursdayMath 1- Cinch- Elimination using addition or subtraction-Exercises 7 - 12. Science- Test tomorrow over Bonding. Be able to recognize the number of elements, number of atoms, ionic or covalent, and draw the bonding. Here are the answers to the study guide. FridayMath 1- Substitution/Elimination Worksheet- do one side-only odds-no word problems. Science-None. Job Shadow Letter
Again this year, the 8 We ask the help of all parents/guardians in assuring that the program works smoothly. A packet will be given out to the students on March 20th Please make sure that your student has a lunch on the 17 Part of the student contract is that the students must agree to conduct themselves in a mature, responsible, professional manner at the work place, and comply with standard school rules for participation in activities. They must also agree to be a goodwill ambassador and represent Mahoney Middle School in a positive and cooperative manner. Appropriate attire is required . Students who are not dressed appropriately will not be allowed to go to their job site, and will stay behind to complete a written assignment. If there are questions about suitable attire, please contact the School All students have the option to choose to arrange his/her own Job Shadow placement. A separate application will be provided. If the student is self placed, they will not be required to come to school at all on April 12 Job Shadow Day has been a highlight of the eighth grade experience. We hope that the student chooses a job placement in an area in which they are really interested. Job shadowing is the culmination of the Career Exploration unit and is designed to increase career awareness. We all look forward to helping each student find the best fit and make the most of Job Shadow Day. If you have any questions, please contact the School Counselor at Mahoney Middle School at 799-5386. Or you can contact Molly Aldrich, Director of Volunteer Services and Job Shadow Coordinator, at 773-5629, ext. 3432, AldricMo@spsd.org Monday, March 13-Friday, March 17 Mrs. Rioux's SS: Having trouble accessing the research sites use this help information:http://libraries.maine.edu/mainedatabases/gettingstarted.htm Reminder: The second night of Parent Teacher conferences is this Thursday. SPHS High School Transition Night in Monday, March 20th. Mrs. FosterScience - Wanted Poster due Tuesday/Wednesday Flame Test Lab Report due Friday Mr. GarrettSS: None Math: Dream House Summative due Friday Mrs. RiouxMrs. Rioux's SS: Having trouble accessing the research sites use this help information:http://libraries.maine.edu/mainedatabases/gettingstarted.htm SS: Monday: Finish Robber Baron work on google classroom. Wed: Read over Robber Baron Assessment directions Thur-Monday: Continue Robber Baron/Captain research. Due Wednesday. LA: Monday: Read Section 4 Wed.: Read Section 5 Thur: Read Section 6 Fri: Finish the book for Monday Mrs. ThornfeldtLA: Wordly Wise quiz on 3/14 . . . Wordly Wise Book 8, lesson #7 resources:Wordly Wise Book 9, lesson #3 resources: Thursday, 3/16: Please read the first chapter of The Giver. ++Fill out the Community Life Schedule for chapter one.++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++Social Studies:Read all (4) primary sources and complete the chart. Feel free to work together to better understand the events which led us into the Vietnam War. DUE: 3/22/17.+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath 1- IXL-Algebra 1- U.1 and U.2 (up to 80) Science- Element Wanted Poster should be done tomorrow. You will have a few minutes finish up during class, but not the full period. TuesdayMath 1- Same Science- Same WednesdayMath 1- - Finish IXL -Algebra 1 - U.2
- Cinch-Graphing Systems of Equations-Exercises 10 to 24.
Science- Finish your poster if it is not done. There will be no work time tomorrow. We will be doing a lab. ThursdayMath 1- - Make sure U.2 is at least up to the 70's.
- Cinch-Graphing Systems of Equations-Exercises 10 to 24.
Science- Poster should be done and turned in at this point. Flame Test Lab report due Tuesday. Friday-Monday, March 6-Friday, March 10 Reminder: The first night of Parent Teacher conferences is this Thursday. SPHS High School Transition Night in Monday, March 20th. Mrs. FosterBonding Test Tuesday (Review all material from 2/16) Language Arts - Parallel Journey Chapter 21 due Tuesday, Chapter 22 due Wednesday Research Graphic Organizer due Wednesday Mr. GarrettTuesday Night: Math: IXL, 8th grade, math, T. 3. S.S.: None Math: IXL, math, 8th grade, T.1, T.2 S.S. Study and prepare notes for Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire Assessment. Mrs. RiouxSS: Monday: Be sure your notes are complete for tomorrow's Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire Assessment. Tuesday: None Friday: none LA: Monday: Requiem project (all parts) are to be submitted to Mr. Koelker by class time tomorrow. For Thursday: Watch this video: Note it is 44 minutes so you might want to break it up. Tuesday: Finish reading section 1 of Night. Please do not read ahead! For Monday: Book slides for sections 1, 2, 3 Night AudioQuizlet Review for Retake:Mrs. ThornfeldtWordly Wise #7 and #3 were assigned and passed out. This will be due on 3/6/17. Wordly Wise Book 8, lesson #7 resources:Wordly Wise Book 9, lesson #3 resources: QUIZ on 3/14+++++Thursday, 3/9: Please read over the Utopia vs. Dystopia article again. Upon completion, please complete the Utopian society graphic organizer. You will find this on Google Classroom. DUE: 3/13.++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath-Test tomorrow over data and probability. Science-None. TuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridayMonday, Feb, 27-Friday, March. 3 Mrs. FosterScience - Elements, Atoms practice due tomorrow (see Google Classroom) Friday - Read Science World "You've Been Hacked" (3/6/17, pg. 6) and do Smart Detectors (see Google Classroom). Study the bonds in your notebook and fix Number of Elements and Number of Atoms worksheet mistakes. Test Tuesday! LA - Parallel Journeys Chapters 15 and 16 due Wednesday Chapters 17 and 18 due Friday. Friday - Read chapter 19. Continue to find sources and narrow your Persecution Project topic. Read Chapter 20 for Monday. Chapters 19 and 20 questions due Monday. Mr. Garrett-What was interesting? What words did you have to look up? Tuesday: None Wednesday: None Math: IXL, 8th grade, math, R1 and R2 Tuesday: Problem 3.3 and Homework 3.3 (the 2 sided worksheet from class) Wednesday night: HW 4.2 Study for Summative on Friday. Pythagorean Theorem. Mrs. RiouxSS: Monday: Triangle Factory Fire: use sites/chart on google classroom; 15 fire facts Tuesday-Friday: continue research on fire for analyzing perspectives summative next week updated pbs link: LA: Monday: Read/Research Terezin/Theresienstadt using the following site: Be sure to see links at bottom of the reading for more information. Tuesday: Add to your Requiem research by using the site below.Mrs. ThornfeldtSS:Monday: Look over your feedback I gave you on your current events - Next one due on 3/7/17. See Google Classroom for assignment specifics. + Your Vietnam Independence songs are due on 3/2 - due to NAEP testing on Wednesday. LA:Monday: Wordly Wise #7 and #3 were assigned and passed out. This will be due on 3/6/17. Wordly Wise Book 8, lesson #7 resources:Wordly Wise Book 9, lesson #3 resources: Tuesday: Your next (20) Greek and Latin Roots: Greek and Latin Roots #2 You may write them in your flipbook, or create your own flashcards (please include a word which may help you remember the root!)Along with Greek and Latin Roots #1 and Greek and Latin Roots #2, please come up with (3) nonsense words, along with your nonsense word used in a sentence, or two AND a definition. DUE: 3/1. For example, My biocredography of the "cash me outside howbow dah" girl was so spot on, her mother even read it! Definition: A believable book about someone’s
life. LA:Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath- On Google Classroom- Probability from Data WS #2- Answer 1-10Science- Watch and take notes of the video: The periodic table-classification of elements (Khanacademy.org)Tuesday-Math- Finish the rest of Probability from Data WS#2.Science-None unless you didn't complete Monday's HW.WednesdayMath- Drawing Venn Diagrams (on Google Classroom)Science- NoneThursdayMath- Venn Diagrams #6 (on Google Classroom)Science- Read Electrons and Chemical Compounds and answer the questions (on Google Classroom).Read Ionic Bonding also if you didn't get to it in class. FridayMath-NoneScience-Finish Ionic Bonding reading and questions.Tuesday, Feb. 14-Friday, Feb. 17 Mrs. FosterLA - Read Parallel Journeys 12 - 14 and do questions for FridayGreek and Latin affix formative Friday, 2/17Mr. GarrettMath: Study for summative on pythagorean theorem and using coordinates to find perimeter and area of triangles and rectangles. Also review the basic rules of exponents. S.S: Come with one slide on a brief history of your family tree. 2-3 minutes to present to the class. An example and suggestions can be found in google classroom. Mrs. RiouxSS: .The Never Ending Test (due to snow days) will resume on Wednesday. We will get through it! What do you need to review before you finish it?LA: Mrs. ThornfeldtMrs. VoelkerMonday, Feb. 6-Friday, Feb. 10Early release on Wed. Mrs. FosterLanguage ArtsParallel Journeys Chapters 6 and 7 for WednesdayGreek and Latin practice TT grade 5 90% for ThursdayParallel Journeys 8 - 10 for Friday*Read the article below on Octo Mote and review the LibGuide. Create two questions you would like to ask.Mr. GarrettMath: Tuesday night finish "calculating the length of the hypotenuse" & IXL F17 in 8th grade mathS.S.: study for summative on IR on Wed. Child labor link: www.american-historama.org/1866-1881-reconstruction-era/child-labor-america.htmMrs. RiouxSS: Summative on Wed. over how the IR transformed daily life and the economy/businesses. Use your concept cards to review.Friday: Monday is the last day to work on the test. Concept Map: Transformation in daily life AND Transformation in the Economy/Businesses (think cause/effect)
-You may use your cards as a word bank. -Must use AT LEAST 45 terms. 2. Analyze Perspectives: Given list of characters from the IR must choose 2 and write what your view of the IR would be. 3. Make a decision and construct support (provide evidence): Decide if the IR was a time period the US should be proud of or not; be able to defend your position. 4. Be able to apply what you’ve learned to a new situation: LA: Greek/Latin affix summative Friday, Post-test and passage to explain affixes within it.Friday: Read Case Study 1 from The Holocaust book. The reading is in google classroom. Mrs. Thornfeldt++ Greek Roots: Please fill out your flip book with the following words: geo, gon, graph/gram, hemi/semi, hydro/hydra, hyper, kilo, mania, mach/mech, mega. Please see the following website to help you:DUE: 2/6 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ ++Wordly Wise Book 8, lesson #6 AND Wordly Wise book 9, lesson #2 DUE: 2/6. QUIZ on 2/8.++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Day of Tears: Please read pages 75-108 +Don't forget your Lit. Circle jobs! DUE: 2/6 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath-None Science-Finish the periodic table scavenger hunt TuesdayMath-Finish Venn Diagram worksheet(Football, Soccer, Skiing)IXL for the week: Grade 8-M.3 Science-Find between 20 and 30 words on the word search of the periodic table. WednesdayMath- Worksheet on Google classroom (second page #6 to 8).Work on your IXL for the week: Grade 8-M.3 Science-Find between 30 and 40 words on the word search of the periodic table.ThursdayMath- Science- FridayMath- Science- New Review Worksheet Monday, Jan. 30-Friday, Feb. 3Mrs. FosterLanguage Arts - IXL Finish gr. 4 XX 1-10 and YY 1-6 Parallel Journeys Chapters 1 and 2 due Tuesday Chapter 3 due Wednesday Chapter 4 and 5 due Thursday Science - Bring cans by Thursday Periodic Table Scavenger Hunt due Thursday Mr. GarrettS.S. Monday Night: Study for quiz on "how the industrial revolution transformed the economy and daily life in America?" Math: Monday night: none Tuesday: Math: Finish Problem 1.3 and IXL 8th grade math F1, score 90-100. S.S.: None Mrs. RiouxSS: Monday: Where did your ancestors come from? Create a visual on a google slide, Explain Everything, or another online app that symbolizes your roots. Due by the beginning of class Wed. Turn in on google classroom.Wed. Do a round with your concept cards. Are you ready to add a term yet?Friday: Use concept cards to review for IR summative. Summative is Wed.LA:Monday: IXL Grade 5 UU 1, 2 to a 90 due tomorrow.Tues./Wed. IXL Grade UU 3, 4 to a 90 due ThursdayFriday: Study for Greek and Latin roots using Quizlet. Summative next Friday (post-test)Mrs. ThornfeldtLA: Day of Tears: Pages 3-29 - make sure you complete your literature circle job! ++ Greek Roots: Please fill out your flip book with the following words: geo, gon, graph/gram, hemi/semi, hydro/hydra, hyper, kilo, mania, mach/mech, mega. Please see the following website to help you:DUE: 2/6 ++Wordly Wise Book 8, lesson #6 AND Wordly Wise book 9, lesson #2 DUE: 2/6. QUIZ on 2/8.++Day of Tears reading and Lit. Circle jobs: pages 30-74. DUE on Thursday, 2/2.SS: Formative Assessment on 1/31 Answer the following question: Do you blame Ho chi Minh for wanting independence for Vietnam? Give three reasons WHY! ++Ho Vhi Minh wanted 1.) Independence for Vietnam, 2.) Social Justice for the Vietnamese (democratic voice, workers rights). Watch the video (link is on Goggle Classroom) and provide me (10) pieces of evidence to support #1 and #2. ++REMEMBER, Current Event #2 is due on 2/7. ALL DUE DATES ARE ON THE CURRENT EVENT RUBRIC ON GOOGLE CLASSROOM>Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath- IXL- S.20 and S.21 Test Thursday over Slope Science-Finish he Google Classroom assignment on the Exothermic/Endothermic Lab. TuesdayMath-IXL- S.20 and S.21 Test Thursday over Slope Make sure to review your IXL Skills. The skills you can review in IXL are: - S.1 to S.9
- S.11
- S.13 to S.17
- and S.20 to S.21
Also review the Slope Review 2017 worksheet that we corrected in class. Science- Finish the Google Classroom assignment from class over the Development of the Atomic Theory. Answer all the questions. WednesdayMath-Test Thursday over Slope Make sure to review your IXL Skills. The skills you can review in IXL are: - S.1 to S.9
- S.11
- S.13 to S.17
- and S.20 to S.21
Also review the Slope Review 2017 worksheet that we corrected in class. If you want another sheet for review use this: New Review Worksheet You can use these answers for the Answers for New Review Worksheet to check your work. Science- ThursdayMath- Science- FridayMath- Science- Monday, Jan. 23-Friday, Jan. 27Mid-year report cards will go home with students on Friday. Mrs. FosterScience - Baggie Lab report due Wednesday, 1/25. Language Arts - The Wave assessment Tuesday, 1/26. Review characters and conflict. Mr. GarrettMath: IXL 8th grade math N2, N3 finish for friday if you have not already Due Friday: "Looking for Pythagoras, page 12, Problems 1-7 SS: None Mrs. RiouxSS:Monday: Explain the following 2 trade deals IN YOUR OWN WORDS: Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal NAFTA LA:Monday: Do a "blank paper" practice test for tomorrow's assessment on characters/conflicts/The Wave. Tuesday, Wednesday: IXL Catch Up (if necessary). By the time you come to class Thursday the following are to be completed: Grade 4 XX 1-10, YY 1- 6 To a 90Grade 5 TT 1-10 To a 90 Mrs. ThornfeldtYour Lit (nature) Circle jobs are due. Remember to Read the slave narrative about "Betty" and complete your lit. circle job! DUE: 1/30.LA: Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath 1- Complete up to #23 on the Slope Review Worksheet. IXL- S.15, S.16 and S.17 Science-Lab Report for the Baggie Lab due Friday. Yeast Lab conclusion was due today. Tuesday- No School/Snow DayMath 1-IXL- S.15, S.16 and S.17 Science- WednesdayMath 1- Slope Review worksheet - finish up to #27 IXL- S.15, S.16 and S.17 Science- Baggie Lab Report due Friday Thursday-Math 1 - Finish your IXL skills up to 80- IXL- S.15, S.16 and S.17 Science- Baggie Lab now due Monday. It is a Summative grade. Use the graphic organizer and rubric I gave you in class. Tuesday, Jan. 17-Friday, Jan. 20Mrs. FosterScience - Finish Properties of Matter reading and questions for Wednesday Language Arts - The Wave 12-14 reading and questions due Wednesday The Wave reading and questions 15-17 due Friday Mr. GarrettMath homework 3.1 page 48. Problem A 1-4. SS: Due Thursday, reading and questions from Industrialization/Urbanization Reading Mrs. RiouxSS: Tuesday: none Wed: Be sure all of Ch. 24 outline is done link for Mill Times video/in class Thur: Complete Mill Times movie/sheet LA: Tuesday, Wed: Finish reading The Wave/questions for Thursday Thurs: Greek/Latin Roots to a 90, Grade 4 All of XX, YY Mrs. ThornfeldtLA:Worldly Wise quiz on Wednesday, 1/18Worldly Wise book 8, lesson #5 links: Worldly Wise Book 9, lesson #1 links:Active Reading Strategies for the reading, The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano. Please write on the article and answer the comprehension questions (on Google Classroom). DUE: 1/19. The following Latin Roots need to be added to your Greek/Latin Words flip book: 1. ann,enn 2. aqua 3. aud 4.bene 5.bi 6.cent 7. circus 8. con, co, col, com 9. contra, contro 10. cred Please go to the following website to help you wit these words: Greek and Latin Roots ++All 35 total words are due on 1/24/17.++Quizlet to study all (35) of your Greek and Latin Roots: https://quizlet.com/_2zw40y++Middle Passage Video and Questions due on 1/23 . . . See Google Classroom:) ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ SS:Korean War Webquest and Cuban Missile Crisis Webquest due: Korean War Webquest due on 1/19 Cuban missile Crisis due on 1/20 EXCEPTIONS: Period 5; Cuban Missile Crisis web quest due on Monday, 1/23. ++Cold War Summative on 1/23 for period 4. Period 5 will have their summative on 1/24 due to PAT time on Friday, 1/20. Please use your Quizlet, notes and web quests to help you study. See Google Classroom for the list of words.++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Mrs. VoelkerTuesdayMath 1-IXL Weekly Assignment: - S.11
- S.9
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- If you finish, go to Thatquiz.org and under Algebra, practice slope;graphing and formulas. You can change the number of problems and difficulty.
Science- Kitty Litter Lab Report Due tomorrow. Put in Google Classroom. Yeast conclusion due on Monday. WednesdayMath 1-IXL Weekly Assignment: - S.11
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- If you finish, go to Thatquiz.org and under Algebra, practice slope;graphing and formulas. You can change the number of problems and difficulty.
Science-Yeast conclusion due on Monday. ThursdayMath 1-IXL Weekly Assignment: - S.11
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- If you finish, go to Thatquiz.org and under Algebra, practice slope;graphing and formulas. You can change the number of problems and difficulty.
Science-Yeast conclusion due on Monday. FridayMath 1 Science-Yeast conclusion due on Monday. Monday, Jan. 9-Friday, Jan. 13Mrs. FosterScience - Kitty Litter Lab Report due Thursday, 1/12. Write on Googledocs and turn in through Google Classroom. L.A. The Wave chapter 6 for Tuesday The Wave chapters 7 and 8 for Wednesday, questions due. Mr. GarrettMath: Finish HW 2.2--due friday SS.: Road to Rights Presentations Mrs. RiouxSS: Monday: Review Cause and Effect chart from class for Wed. Friday: complete the outline for Chapter 24 through 24.5 for Wed. LA: Monday: The Wave reading/questions Ch. 1-5 due tomorrow Tuesday: The Wave reading/questions Ch. 6-11 due Friday Friday: The Wave reading/questions 12-end of book due next ThursdayThe Wave Audio Root Words Mrs. ThornfedltLA:Childhood Memories Narratives due. Please pass in your adult edit sheet, a printed copy of your narrative and your photo. DUE: 1/9 Worldly Wise lesson #5/Lesson #1, if you have been bumped up to grade 9. Due: 1/10. Quizzes for both Wordly Wise book 8, lesson #5 & Wordly Wise book 9, lesson #1 will be on Wednesday, 1/18/17. Subject/Predicate worksheet due on 1/11. See Google Classroom for videos to help you understand. Please read the Dylan Roof article i passed out in class today . . . SS:Your first current event is due on 1/17. Please visit the rubric and product descriptor for assignment. Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath 1- IXL-Algebra 1- S.1, S.2, S.3-Reach 80 points on each skill. Science-None TuesdayMath 1- IXL-Algebra 1- Reach 80 points on each skill. - S.4
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This skill should be completed by Friday. Science- Complete questions 1 to 3 at the end of the packet on Google Classroom; Section 3: Change of State. WednesdayMath 1-Math 1- IXL-Algebra 1- Reach 80 points on each skill. - S.4
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This skill should be completed by Friday. Science- Finish the packet from yesterday, question 4-6. ThursdayMath 1-Math 1- IXL-Algebra 1- Reach 80 points on each skill. - S.4
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This skill should be completed by Friday. Science- Finish questions 4-6 on section 3 of the Notability packet we started this week. and finish: Changes in State Cross Word FridayMath 1- Science- Tuesday, Jan. 3-Friday, Jan. 6Welcome back! Tuesday is a day 5. Mrs. FosterScience - Read Matter and answer questions 1 - 7 in your notebooks due Wednesday LA - Letters About Literature Final draft due Wednesday, 1/4. Read your letter out loud to an adult and make revisions. Print out a copy of your final draft due at the beginning of class Wednesday. Read The Wave, chapters 1-3 and do questions for Friday. Read The Wave, chapters 4 and 5 for Monday, 1/9 and do questions. Mr. GarrettSS: Road to Rights Project Due Tuesday Math: Due Thursday: Page 11 Problem 1.3 A. (1-5) B. (1-5) and Page 12 Problem 2. (a-d) Mrs. RiouxSS: Tuesday: Make a chart of the 24 hours from when you awoke this morning till when you wake up tomorrow. Be specific about what tools you use (think electronics and technology), how you travel from one place to another, what you eat and where you get the food, and especially what chores are expected of you. Due Wednesday. Wed: Industrialization and Urbanization article/questions Thur: none Fri: Review terms from Industrialization and Urbanization chapter LA: Tuesday: Read your Letter About Literature to an adult. Make revisions and edits based on the feedback. Get form signed. Wed: Final draft of Letters About Literature due beginning of class Thursday. You will need a printed copy. Thur: Read through chapter 1of The Wave and complete sheet.The Wave audio link: Fri: Read through chapter 5 and do questions for next Tuesday. Use complete sentences including capitalization and punctuation. Mrs. ThornfeldtLA: I have assigned (10) more Greek Roots: anti, astro, auto, bio, chron, cosm, cracy, crat, cycl, dem. Please add these words to your flip book. ++WW#8 lesson 5 & WW#9 lesson 1 A-E is due on 1/10/17. ++Adult Edit on your Neighborhood Narrative. Also, a handwritten picture to accompany your written memory. DUE: 1/6/17. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ SS: There will be a quiz on your Cold War vocab AND your map of Vietnam on 1/5/17.++ Map of Vietnam: Please see Google Classroom. ++Period 4: Cold War review - causes and effects - due on 1/5/17. ++Period 5: Cold war - causes and effects - due on 1/5/17. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Mrs. VoelkerTuesday Math 1-Cinch-Rate of Change and Slope-Exercises- 1-10 (skip #3) Science-Finish the 6 questions at the end of section 1 on the link below. Weds. Math- Complete the Finding Slope Worksheet from class. Science- None Thurs. Math Science Fri. Math Science Monday, Dec. 19-Thurs. Dec. 22Mrs. FosterScience - Penguin Letter Assessment in class Wednesday, 21/21 LA - Letters About Literature rough draft due Wednesday, 12/21 Letters About Literature final draft due Wednesday, 1/4 Mr. GarrettS.S.: Math: Mrs. Rioux SS: Work on Road To Rights Project: due WednesdayLA: Letters About Literature rough draft due WednesdayMrs. ThornfeldtMrs. VoelkerMath- finish inequality word problems from class. Test will start tomorrow and finish on Wednesday over inequalities and inequality word problems. Science- Working on Penguin House revisions in class. Summative on it on Wednesday discussing the insulators/conductors and the heat transfer(radiation, conduction, and convection). Monday, Dec. 12-Friday Dec. 16Mrs. FosterMr. GarrettMath: Study for Summative on algebraic equations and linear functions S.S.: Hand in Summative Research Paper that was due 12-9 Mrs. RiouxSS: Tuesday: Black Rights:Groups and Leaders sheet, formative due Wednesday. Wednesday: Critical Thinking and Writing Sheet due Thur. Wed. till next Wed. 12/21: Group Project: Road To Rights: work on your assigned part(s) and help others (4 Summatives) LA: Tuesday: Write down the conflict, climax, and a theme statement for The Giver. Wed., Thurs.: Review activity for summative for The Giver due Friday The Giver summative: Friday ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Mrs. ThornfeldtSS: Your Vietnam Group Project is due on 12/14 - I pushed it up a day because of our snow day.++Please read, A Lingering, Deadly Legacy of Wars: Unexploded Bombs. Please define ALL words you do not know and Circle/Underline anything that surprises you . . . and tell me why! DUE: 12/15. Your dialogue in writing worksheet is do today, 12/14. Period 1, your dialogue worksheet is due on 12/15. Neighborhood Narrative final copy is due on 12/21. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Mrs. VoelkerTuesdayMath 1- Cinch-Multistep Inequalities-Exercises- 8, 35, 36, 39, 40 Khanacademy Weekly Assignment-Google Classroom Khan. Assignment- Week of 12/12 to 12/16 Unit 2 Remember that the goal is answer 5 correct in a row before you move to the next skill. Videos Required- Record notes on how these problems were answered. Two-step inequality word problem: apples Two-step inequality word problem: texting Two-step inequality word problem: R&B Exercises Two-step inequality word problems Exercises Writing expressions with variables Exercises Writing basic expressions word problems Science- WednesdayMath 1-Khan. Assignment Science-None ThursdayMath 1- Cinch-Solving Multistep Inequalities-Exercises- 22-28, plus - Write 3 inequality word problems and solve them. Use the Cinch as a guide. Think about shopping and you only have a certain amount of money. Also you are saving money for something. Science-Started project on Penguin Houses. Will work in class tomorrow. FridayMath 1 Science Monday, Dec. 5-Friday, Dec. 9Mrs. FosterScience Test Friday, 12/9 over all material from 11/9 Color questions (on my Portal) 1 - 10 due Tuesday in your notebooks. Practice Test due Wednesday LA Vocabulary words and definitions due Thursday The Giver chapters 14 and 15 for Tuesday The Giver chapter 16 for Wednesday The Giver chapter 17 for Thursday The Giver chapters 18 and 19 for Friday Mr. GarrettMath: Block 2 & 4 finish front side of "Finding the errors in linear equations" Block 5 finish HW 3.4 S.S. Research Paper due Friday Mrs. RiouxSS: Mon,Tues, Wed: None, if all caught upLA: Be sure to bring The Giver every day Mon: Read Ch. 14 and 15, come with titles and best evidence to support them Tue: Read Ch. 16-18 for Thursday, come up with titles and best evidence to them Thurs: Read Ch. 19-20, come up with titles and best evidence to them. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Mrs. Thornfeldt Wordly Wise Quiz on 12/9LA: Wordly Wise Lesson 4 Quizlet: https://quizlet.com/451279/wordly-wise-3000-book-8-lesson-4-flash-cards/Synonym/Antonym Practice: https://www.vocabtest.com/vocabulary_word_test.php?book=wordly_wise_8&lesson=4SS: 1960s bumper sticker project DUE: 12/9++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++Mrs. VoelkerMonday- Friday -Math 1Khan. Assignment- Week of 12/5 to 12/9 Unit 2 Remember that the goal is answer 5 correct in a row before you move to the next skill. Videos Required One-step inequalities examples Video not required but a good example Exercises Review Video required Inequalities with variables on both sides Video not required but a good example Exercise Save this part for next week-not due Friday Videos Required- Record notes on how these problems were answered. Two-step inequality word problem: apples Two-step inequality word problem: texting Two-step inequality word problem: R&B Exercises Two-step inequality word problems
Monday- Test on Thursday over Light and the Electromagnetic Spectrum Use this Quizlet to help you study. Tuesday- Test on Thursday over Light and the Electromagnetic Spectrum Use this Quizlet to help you study. Wednesday-Test on Thursday over Light and the Electromagnetic Spectrum Use this Quizlet to help you study. Thursday- Test has been moved to Friday. Study the practice test, your notes, and the Quizlet Friday Monday, Nov. 28-Friday, Dec. 2Mrs. FosterScience - LA - Read The Giver, chapter 7 for Tuesday and 8 for Wednesday and complete chart. The Giver Quiz Chapters 1 - 9 Thursday The Giver Chapter 11 - Friday The Giver through chapter 13 for Monday, 12/5 Mr. GarrettMath: Tuesday: Finish HW 3.2 SS: Mrs. RiouxSS: Monday: Read the following sites to learn about the rise of the KKK. Take notes.Tuesday: Complete blue chart for ReconstructionWednesday: Links for Black Codes/Jim Crow LawsLA: Monday: read chapters 5 and 6, complete chart for assigned partCh. 5 audio Ch. 6 audio Tuesday/Wed.: read chapters 7,8, and 9 for Thursday, complete chart Ch. 7 audio Ch. 8 audio Ch. 9 audio Thursday: read chapters 10 and 11, complete chartCh. 10 audio Ch. 11 audio Mrs. ThornfeldtLA: Please finish finding the definitions for the (15) Greek/Latin roots, prefixes and suffixes AND finding word example and definition. Use the following website to help you: https://www.learnthat.org/pages/view/roots.htmlDue: 12/2. WW #4 A-E (we will go over the words on Thursday, 12/1) due: 12/6.ONLY Period 2: ++ Please describe the following scene from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory to someone who has never seen it before. You can describe from anyone's point of view, the setting, etc. The point is to DESCRIBE, DESCRIBE, DESCRIBE! Due on Friday, 12/2.SS: The Era of Social change Webquest due: 11/30. See Google Classroom for the assignment details.Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath 1-Khanacademy Skills-Complete 5 correct in a row (even if you have already done it before) Due Wednesday - Multiplying and dividing negative numbers
- Adding and subtracting negative numbers
- Distributive Property with variables
- Combining like terms with negative coefficients
- Equations with parentheses
Science-None TuesdayMath- Finish Solving Equations-Find the Errors Finish Khan. Skills Science-None Wednesday-Math- Review on Khan. Math Test on Friday Science- Thursday-Math- Review on Khanacademy for math test tomorrow. Science- Finish Interactions of Light Wave packet on Google Classroom. Friday-Math Science Monday, Nov. 21-Tuesday, Nov. 22**The second night of Parent Teacher Conferences is Monday night 2:30-7:30. Please contact the guidance department if you have not scheduled a conference with your 8th grade child's period 4 teacher and related arts teachers.Mrs. FosterMr. GarrettMrs. RiouxSS and LA: Homework: none if all caught up Happy Thanksgiving! Mrs. ThornfeldtMrs. VoelkerMonday, Nov. 14-Friday, Nov. 18*Reminder that Parent-Teacher Conferences begin this Thursday night, Nov. 17th and again next Monday night, Nov. 21st. Parents are meeting with their child's period 4 teacher and will have information from other core teachers as well.*Progress reports went home with students this past Thursday, Nov. 10th. Mrs. FosterScience - Electromagnetic Spectrum web quest (on my portal) questions 1 - 9 due in your notebooks Tuesday, 11/15LA - Wordlywise 4d due WednesdayFinish reading The Giver chapter 1 for Tuesday, 11/15 and do chart. The Giver Chapters 1 - 3 completed chart due Wednesday Wordlywise 4 quiz Friday Mr. GarrettMath: Due Thursday, Page 42, Problems 35, 36, 37, 38, 39. Social Studies: Due Friday: Reading to Learn & Chapter 19 Vocabulary Mrs. RiouxSS: Mon: All Ch. 19/Slavery work should be completed by tomorrow. Wed: Ch 22.3 due tomorrow. LA: Monday: WW 5 A-D due next Monday, Nov. 21st. Tuesday: Finish reading chapter 1 and completing chart. Chapter 1 Audio Link Wednesday: Read chapters 2 and 3 and complete chart for both. Chapter 2 audio: Chapter 3 audio: Thursday: Read chapter 4 and complete chart. Chapter 4 audio: Friday: Be sure WW 5 is completed for Monday. Mrs. ThornfeldtLA: Wordly Wise #3 Quiz on 11/15. We will continue to have group discussions about The Lottery.Quizlet: Worldly Wise #3: https://quizlet.com/392591/wordly-wise-3000-book-8-lesson-3-flash-cards/Antonyms/Synonyms Practice: https://www.vocabtest.com/vocabulary_word_test.php?book=wordly_wise_8&lesson=3SS: As we prepare for our Vietnam War unit . . . we are building up our background knowledge of the 1960s/1970s. It's all groovy!+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++Mrs. VoelkerMonday 1Math 1- Cinch-Solving Equations with Variables on Both Sides- exercises 1-8. Science-Finish the Electromagnetic Spectrum Webquest up to #8. TuesdayMath 1- Khanacademy Weekly Assignment on Google Classroom- Due Friday Science- Beginning of the group project for Electromagnetic Spectrum. Bring materials and ideas for your group tomorrow for you wavelength that you were assigned. Wednesday- Test over Solving Equations next MondayMath 1- Cinch-Solving Equations with Variables on Each Side- Exercises 25 to 35 (odds only). Science- Group work for your Electromagnetic poster. Work on your portion if you can: research, print out information or pictures (if you can print at home), work on your part of the slide show (if that is what your are doing). You will have in-class time tomorrow with your group and we will present on Friday. Thursday- Test over Solving Equations Next MondayMath 1- Finish the weekly Khanacademy Assignment on Google Classroom. If you have finished the Khan. Assignment- Practice on Khan.: Equations with variables on both sides: decimals and fractions. Science- None unless groups need to finish up poster/slide shows. Friday-Math 1- Test over Solving Equations Next MondayMonday, Nov. 7-Friday, Nov. 11*Remember to thank a veteran on Friday while enjoying your day off from school. Mrs. FosterScience Heat Test Tuesday, 11/8 over all material since 9/29. Language Arts Wordly wise 4 b and 4 c due Wednesday, 11/9 Point of View rough draft due Tuesday, 11/8 Point of View final draft due Wednesday, 11/9 Mr. GarrettMath= finish "additional practice" work from class Social Studies= prepare for debate Mrs. RiouxSS: Mon: Watch this film and complete the worksheet. Watch from the 11th minute through the 20th minute To those of you who did this to workshop, I am sorry. You needed to watch part of Part 2 for that link. The link above begins where the original video (below) ends. LA: Final draft of P.O.V./Perspective writing due at the beginning of class Tuesday.Tuesday: Study for WW 4 Quiz Mrs. ThornfeldtLA: Wordly Wise #3 A-E due on 11/9.Please read the short story, Charles due on 11/8. Your purpose for reading: Look for details that describe Charles's behavior and that suggest Laurie's feelings about him.Quizlet: Worldly Wise #3: https://quizlet.com/392591/wordly-wise-3000-book-8-lesson-3-flash-cards/Antonyms/Synonyms Practice: https://www.vocabtest.com/vocabulary_word_test.php?book=wordly_wise_8&lesson=3SS: Electoral College Worksheet due on 11/8. Please bring in dice for tomorrow:)+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Mrs. VoelkerMath 1Cinch-Solving Multistep Equations- Exercises #11-21 Science Test tomorrow over Heat and Temperature. Study the Test Review that we corrected and went over in class. You could also create a Quizlet or find one to practice. Monday, Oct. 31-Friday, Nov. 4 1st Quarter ends this FridayGreat job during Spirit Week 8th Grade; You Rocked!Remember to use the Jumprope website, not the app, to check grades and missing work.JumpRope Site: https://jumpro.pe/login Mrs. FosterScience - Heat Test Review due Friday, 11/3Language Arts - Wordlywise 4 a due Friday 11/3Mr. GarrettMondaySS: Complete political cartoon summativeMath: Summative Test Friday on:1. Solving one step equations using rational numbers2. Understanding the process for solving multi-step equations using algebraic properties3. Constructing tables, graphs, and equations to represent linear patterns of changeMrs. RiouxSS:Tue: Complete reading in google classroom and do the questions on the worksheet. Thurs: Read 19.4 through 19.7, found on google classroom. Do the terms that come from these sections and take any notes for question #5 that are discussed in these sections. LA:*WW 4 A-D due Thursday, beginning of class *WW 1-4 Quiz, Assignment next Monday, Nov. 7th ***One page point of view writing assignment. Must use at least four words from each WW lesson 1-4. You can create the character and the scene; but cannot be yourself or the character given in class.WW 4 Quizlet Mrs. ThornfeldtLA: The Stone Boy Essay due: 11/4. See Google Classroom for assignment specifics.worldly Wise #3 A-E DUE: 11/9SS: Editorials due on 11/3. See Google Classroom site for assignments specifics. Political Cartoons on large construction paper: due: 11/2Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath 1- NoneScience- NoneTuesdayMath 1- Summative tomorrow over Probability Distribution. You can review Cinch-Probability Distribution- Exercises 1-11.Science-NoneWednesdayMath 1-NoneScience- Finish the Test Review worksheet on Google Classroom.ThursdayMath 1- Finish the Khanacademy Assignment on Google Classroom. Try to get 5 correct in a row, but do not spend more the 40 minutes. Science- - Pringle Lab conclusion is due on Monday.
- Test over Heat and Temperature on Tuesday.
FridayMath 1-NoneScience- - Pringle Lab conclusion is due on Monday.
- Test over Heat and Temperature on Tuesday.
Monday, Oct. 24-Friday, Oct. 28 Spirit Week!Mrs. Foster Science What is Heat reading and questions due Tuesday in your notebook. (my site, under documents) Heat Loss Lab report due Thursday, 10/27 LA Short Story Summative Thursday, 10/27 Mr. GarrettMath: Due Friday, Investigation 2.1 "Finding the point of intersection handout" S.S.: No homework for Friday Mrs. Rioux Transition Project due beginning of class Tuesday.SS: No homework Tuesday or Wednesday night (if project complete) Thurs: Continue research for EC Map Monday-Wed. WW 3 due beginning of class Thursday, Quiz FridayLA:Tuesday: Read Thank You, Ma'amWorldly Wise 3 Mrs. ThornfeldtLA:Monday: The Stone Boy, short story due.Tuesday: NoneWednesday: NoneSS:Monday: Presidential Candidate Research Part II continues . . . Tuesday: Presidential Candidate Research Part II continues . . . Wednesday: Presidential Candidate Research due today!Thursday: Part III is due today!++Rough draft of your editorial is due on 10/31/16.Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath 1-Practice some Khan. work from last Friday's assignment.Science-NoneTuesdayMath 1-Practice some Khan. work from last Friday's assignment.WednesdayMath 1-Practice some Khan. work from last Friday's assignment. Plus complete the work from class-Cinch-Compound Probability-Exercises 9-17 odd.Science- Work on your Heat Loss Lab Report. Assignment is posted on Google Classroom with the rubric for the report. ThursdayMath 1-Khan. work from last Friday's assignment.Science-Work on your Heat Loss Lab Report. Assignment is posted on Google Classroom with the rubric for the report. (Due tomorrow) This should not be late since you had 2 class periods to work on this. Monday, Oct. 17-Friday, Oct. 21++To Access Jump Rope, please DO NOT USE THE APP . . . . instead, use the web-based address at https://jumpro.pe/login Mrs. FosterScience Popcorn lab report due Tuesday, 10/18 Read Temperature (my site, under "Documents") and do questions 1 - 10 in your notebook due Wednesday, 10/19 Language Arts Aron Ralston article summary due Tuesday, 10/18 Wordly wise 3d due Wednesday Finish reading "To Build a Fire" and do questions for Friday, 10/21 Worldly wise 3 Quiz Friday Mr. GarrettMath: Finish in class work "solving for the unknown variable" S.S.: Quiz Wednesday on history of political cartoons and persuasive techniques. Also be thinking of an idea for a political cartoon Mrs. RiouxSS: Monday: Issues chart due tomorrow at the beginning of class. Tuesday, Wed.: Continue research for your chosen issue. Remember the purpose of your research: 1) Why is it important for this transformation to either take place or not take place? What will the impact socially, economically, politically, or culturally? Your final product will be due next Monday (more info coming in class). You will have a choice between giving a speech, doing an interview live or recorded, creating an advertisement, or writing a letter to the editor of a major newspaper. Friday: Issues Project due at the beginning of class Tuesday. Summative Letter to the editor hints: LA: Monday, Tues. Due Wed. : Find examples in today's world where the theme statement(s) for The Lottery would apply. You need to have the source as well.Test on Friday: Summative for conflict, theme Mrs. Thornfeldt LA: Children's Book - Short Story Elements due: 10/20/16. Comma worksheet due: 10.21 The Stone Boy, short story (with your reactions to the story on the paper) DUE: 10/24 SS: Political Cartoons due: 10/24/16. PART I of Presidential Research Candidates due: 10/21 Mrs. VoelkerMondayFinish 6-16 on Google Classroom AssignmentMath 1- Finish Conclusion for Popcorn Lab- Due Wednesday.Science-TuesdaynoneMath 1-Finish Temperature reading and questions from Google Classroom.Science- WednesdayCinch Probability Distribution-Exercises- #2Math 1- NoneScience-ThursdayComplete Cinch-Probability Distribution-Exercises- 1,3,5, and 8. Do not answer questions yet about expected probability.Math 1- NoneScience-FridayTuesday, Oct. 11-Friday, Oct. 14Mrs. FosterLA - Wordlywise, 3 a and 3 b due WednesdayThe Lottery Quiz Thursday Mr. GarrettSS: Finish issues of the 2016 electionMath: finding the equation of a line using slope-intercept form (2 problems)Mrs. RiouxElections and Resources due Tuesday, Oct. 11.SS: Tues: Complete Elections and Resources if needed, Read JS article: China's Left Behind Children Wed: Read JS article:Hungry for Relief in VenezuelaThur: NoneLA: - WW 2 Quiz on Friday, review in book and use quizlet -Write a one page story, news story, poem, or song using 8 WW2 words and 5 WW1 words. Due Thursday. Mrs. ThornfeldtSS: Political Issues graphic organizer due on Tuesday, 10/11. LA: Wordly Wise 2 - Quiz on Friday, 10/14. Wordly Wise lesson 2 Quizlet: https://quizlet.com/345979/wordly-wise-3000-book-8-lesson-2-flash-cards/ +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Mrs. VoelkerTuesdayMath-None Science-Go to Google Classroom under the "About" tab. Look at Examples of Lab Reports. Read over the 3 different examples for a 2, 3, and 4. Wednesday-Math- None Science-Gummy Bear Lab Report due on Friday Thursday-Math 1- Cinch-Compound Probability - Exercises 1 to 8. Science- Google Classroom-Wildfire Stats Graph- Also finish your lab report on the Gummy Bear Lab. Friday-Monday, Oct. 3-Thursday, Oct. 6Mrs. Foster-Science Graduated Cylinder Measurement Wordly-wise 2a and b due Tuesday Find text evidence from Harrison Bergeron to support the theme Equality for Tuesday All About Me due Tuesday Read "The Lottery" and answer questions due Wednesday Worldly-wise 2c due Wednesday Wordly-wise quiz Thursday Science Measurement Conclusion due Tuesday Mr. GarrettMonday S.S. = None Math = Finish handout/problem 1.4 that we worked on in class Tuesday S.S. = None Math = Study for Quiz on Wednesday: unit rate, linear vs. non-linear graphs, T-tables Wednesday Night: S.S. = Study for quiz on productive resources Math = No hw Mrs. RiouxSocial Studies: Mon: Review for tomorrow's test: economic terms, Xland Activity, how governments deal with scarcity Tues.-Thursday: If you didn't finish the Election and Resources assignment in class on Thursday it is due Tuesday. There won't be any more class time for it. Language Arts: Mon: Read "Harrison Bergeron", find text evidence supporting one of the two themes given in class: Equality, Television Tuesday: WW2 A, B due tomorrow Wednesday, Thursday: Use quizlet to study WW2 Mrs. ThornfeldtLanguage Arts: ++Worldly Wise 2A-2E is due on 10/5. Please also bring a children's book (one with a problem to be solved/conflict) on Tuesday, 10/11.++Cat in the Hat - Indirect Characterization graphic organizer due 10/11.Worldly Wise Games:Click on Synonym Practice and Antonyms Online ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Social Studies: Political Issues graphic organizer (see Google Classroom) completed. For each issue, have (5) facts in SUPPORT of the issue and (5) facts AGAINST the issue. DUE: 10/11.Do you still need help finding a political issue? See www.isidewith.comMrs. VoelkerMondayMath 1- Finish the Chap.0 Review for the Summative.Science-P.2- Complete the Measuring using Graduated Cylinders on Google Classroom.TuesdayMath 1- Science- WednesdayMath 1- Math links use for studying: Might be helpful finding the quartiles for box-and-whisker plots Science- ThursdayMath 1- None Science-None Friday-No SchoolMonday, Sept. 26-Friday, Sept. 30**NWEA testing: Wed. Math Periods 1 & 2 in period 1 class. Thur.Reading Periods 4 & 5 in period 1 class (unless told otherwise) Boys To Men Link: Mrs. FosterWorldlywise quiz Friday "All About Me Gazette" due Tuesday, 10/4 Mr. GarrettSS: "Find the Proof"-due Friday "5 topics of interest"-due Friday Math: Page 12-problem 3 & Page 17-problem 18 Mrs. Rioux Monday: Take this political quiz and record your resultsSS: Tuesday: Take this political quiz and record your results (due Thur) Thursday: Take this political quiz and record your results Please note that some of these quizzes come from sources that may be biased for one candidate over the other. We are just doing this to look for consistency and to become more aware of the issues. Friday: Test next Tuesday/Summative. LA: Monday: Write three high quality paragraphs about the theme of All Summer in a Day using the following rules:-must include the following words: theme, theme statement, setting, character, plot. -must include five WW1 terms used correctly. -underline or highlight each of the terms as they are used. **What you may want to include: What is the theme? What is the theme statement? What evidence to you have to support this from the story that connects to character, setting, and plot? How does this theme apply to your life as a student at Mahoney or to what is going on in the world today? Tuesday: WW 1 E Wednesday and Thursday: None Friday: None Mrs. ThornfeldtLA: Wordly Wise quiz on 9/26. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ SS: Transformation Assignment #1 See Google Classroom for assignment directions. Remember, this is a summative! DUE: 9/28. Mrs. Voelker MondayMath 1None Science- My PortaportalStudy for the Lab Tool Identification Quiz on Friday. Use this Quizlet.TuesdayMath 1- Finish the worksheet from Google Classroom on Volume and Surface area. WednesdayMath 1-Finish the worksheet from Google Classroom on Volume and Surface area. ThursdayMath 1-Finish the worksheet from Google Classroom on Volume and Surface area. (Period 1 we looked at this today). FridayMath 1- Skills to practice - Subtracting Negative Numbers
- Multiplying and Dividing Negative Numbers
- Adding and Subtracting Rational Numbers
- Dividing Positive and Negative Fractions
- Multiplying Positive and Negative Fractions
- Multiplying Mixed Numbers
- Dividing Mixed Numbers
- Converting percents and fractions
- Finding Percents
- Find Perimeter Given Side Lengths
Box-and-whisker plots - record what you can Reading box-and-whisker plots - record what you can
Science Monday, Sept. 19-Friday, Sept. 23Mrs. FosterLA - Finish reading "A Taste of Melon" due Tuesday. Worldlywise A and B due WednesdayScience - 26 Lab tools due Thursday Lab Tools quiz FridayMr. Garrett-SS: none-Math: Probability & Expected Value Test Friday Mrs. RiouxMon. SS: One paragraph reacting to the results of the political party quiz LA: WW Lesson 1, parts A and B. Write out sentences for both parts. LinkFriday link: Tues. SS: Review Economic Terms LA: 1) Finish reading or reread, "Follow the Water." 2) Review WW 1 Terms using Quizlet Wed. Both LA & SS: Use Quizlet from Tuesday to review terms (SS:Economic, LA: WW1)Thur. SS: Review economic terms LA: Read All Summer in a Day. Use Lean Forward Strategies. Bring points to discuss in class using the chart on p. 2 in your notebook. Mrs. ThornfeldtLA: Wordly Wise lesson 1: 1A-1E due on Thursday, 9/22Practice your vocabulary words on Quilt:Worldly Wise quiz #1: 9/27 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ SS: Please study the following termsQuiz on 9/23. Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath 1- Finish Chapter 0-13 problem #8 a,b, and c.Science- Make sure to finish your conclusion on the Penny Lab.TuesdayMath 1-#4 under chapter 0-13 for Cinch.Science-Finish your conclusion for the Mystery Liquid lab.WednesdayMath 1-**Period 1-None****Period 4- Complete the circle graph using our data about food.**
Science- Finish your graphs (at least 2) for the data for our class heights.ThursdayMath 1- Finish the circle graph on Joe's allowance that we started today. Science- None (Finish your graphs if you didn't yesterday!)FridayMath 1 Class Assignment for 9/23Khanacademy Practice Remember to record in your notebook what skill topic you are working on, the problem, and your solution. Remember to sign-in. Sometimes if you switch back and forth from the App to the site, it will not keep you signed in. You may need headphones if you are going to watch a video for help. You may also listen to music (on you iPad) also long as you are not distracted. I will be checking in to see if you are on Khanacademy when you should be. Skills Box-and-whisker plots - record what you can Reading box-and-whisker plots - record what you can This may be a challenge. Watch the video and use the hints if you need to. If you finish these skills; you can pick any skill 6th grade and up to practice. You could also do any Mastery Challenges listed under the different grade levels. Science Class Assignment for 9/23 Scholastic Science World Pick one of the following articles: Pup on Patrol Swallowed by a Mine Eye to Eye / and A Muddy Mess (Must do both. These are shorter articles)
Read these articles and then do a detailed summary of the article either written in your notebook or typed on your iPad. I will put this assignment on Google class so you can upload it when you are done. If you finish before the end of class, you should be reading or working on other homework.
Monday, Sept. 12-Friday, Sept. 16Mrs. FosterMr. GarrettMrs. RiouxMonday: SS:Write a quality response using the template to "Should There Be a Fee for Plastic Bags?" article from Junior Scholastic. Be sure to check for spelling, complete sentences, and correct use of grammar.LA: NoneTuesday:SS: NoneLA: Final draft of Summer Reading Letter due tomorrow at the beginning of class. Be sure you followed the directions and edit for spelling, capitalization, complete sentences, and correct grammar.Wed.-Fri. SS: Review economic terms. Use Blank Paper format, don't just look at the words.LA: This Is Me due beginning of class on Monday.Mrs. ThornfeldtLA: Your summer reading letter is due on 9/16.SS: Think about the title, “From Terror to Hope" from Scope magazine . . .
Mrs. VoelkerMondayMath 1- Khanacademy.org workSpend at least 20 minutes working on Khanacademy topics. Make sure to write down the problem and work in your notebook.- Subtracting Negative Numbers
- Multiplying and Dividing Negative Numbers
- Adding and Subtracting Rational Numbers
- Dividing Positive and Negative Fractions
- Multiplying Positive and Negative Fractions
- Multiplying Mixed Numbers
- Dividing Mixed Numbers
- Converting percents and fractions
- Finding Percents
- Find Perimeter Given Side Lengths
Science- None or complete your science current event if you didn't have it done for today.TuesdayMath 1- Period 1-Complete these 2 problems: What is 55% of 900? 70 is what percent of 100? Period 2-Change the percents into decimals. 1) 64% 2) 124% 3) 7% 3) 0.052% Science-NoneWednesdayMath- Complete these problems:19. 1 is what percent of 400? 20. Find 0.5% of 250. 21. 49 is 200% of what number? 22. 15 is what percent of 12? 23. 36 is what percent of 24? Science-Choose one of the statements below. Design an experiment to prove or disprove it’s validity. Think about what we did for the "Apple a Day" plan. Remember to be specific in your plan. This can be done on paper or your iPad.Eating chocolate causes zits. Shaving makes hair grow back more densely. Drinking coffee will stunt a child’s growth. If you swim immediately after eating, you will get cramps. If you go outside when your head is wet, you’ll catch a cold. Feed a cold, starve a fever. Break a mirror and you will have seven years bad luck. If you blow out all the candles on your birthday cake with the first puff, you will get your wish. The full moon makes people restless. Eating carrots improves eyesight. If you cross your eyes too often, they will stay that way. - Reading in dim light damages a person’s eyes.
ThursdayMath-Cinch Chapter 0-13 Representing DataFridayTuesday, September 6-Friday, September 9Mrs. FosterScience - Bring a 3 ring binder due Wednesday Science current event due FridayLanguage Arts - Bring a binder due Wednesday Read The Sniper due Wednesday Biography Book Cover due Tuesday, 9/13Mr. GarrettMrs. RiouxSocial Studies: Please get a 3 ring notebook by Monday. No other homework this week.Language Arts: Get a 3 ring notebook by Monday.Tuesday: Read The Sniper for tomorrow.Thursday: Read Lean Forward Reading for tomorrow.Mrs. ThornfeldtAll classes: Your letter to Mrs. Thornfeldt is due on 9/9. I am looking for four paragraphs (5-7 sentences) about YOU as a student. This information should be in your planners.9/12: All supplies due in all my classes: single subject notebook, folder with pockets, and a 2 inch three ring binder.ALL ABOUT YOU POSTERS due on 9/12 . . . . It's been a great first week!!!Mrs. VoelkerPlease make sure to have your supplies by Monday 9/12 Math Supplies-Pencils, 1 inch binder, at least 2 one-subject notebooks. Science Supplies-Pens, 1 inch binder, filler notepaper or spiral notebook. Wednesday-Math 1-None Science- None Thursday-Math 1-None Science- Due Monday 9/12- Link to Science News on PortaportalFind a science related news article that you are interested in.
Read it. Write ½ to 1 page summary of the article (either hand or typed) include source. Prediction: What science topic will most 8th graders read?
FridayMath 1-None Science-Same as Thursday. |