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  • Week of 5/20/19

    Posted by Jonathan Roy on 5/16/2019

    Due Monday:

     

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    Due Thursday:

     

    Due Friday:

    1) Quotation marks and apostrohphes (quick) quiz - similar to the practice sentences we did in class last week. Review the rules in RoG and you should be all set. If you got a lot wrong in RoG chapters 11 & 12, seek Mr. Roy our at WIN before today.

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  • Week of 5/13/19

    Posted by Jonathan Roy on 5/9/2019

    Due Monday:

    1) Read the "Info. Textd/News Quizam" study guide AND start studying every night by following the instructions.

    2) Hand-in your Greece stations/readings summary notes sheet (should have already been done wth the sub last Tuesday) 

     

    Due Tuesday:

    1) Keep working/studying for the quizam mentioned above. At least 10-15 mins. each night.

     

    Due Wednesday:

    1) Keep working/studying for the quizam mentioned above. At least 10-15 mins. each night.

     

    Due Thursday: Early release day (1/2 day) for teacher meetings

    1) Keep working/studying for the quizam mentioned above. At least 10-15 mins. each night.

     

    Due Friday:

    1) Info. Texts/News Quizam today. Study guide is on gClassroom, as has been explained.

    2) 1st lit. circle meeting (do reading as agreed to by your group, and complete at least one strategy box on the first Notice & Note box page in your packet using Contrasts and Contradictions). 

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  • Week of 5/6/19

    Posted by Jonathan Roy on 5/2/2019

    Due Monday, 5/6: Just keep on reading! :-)

     

    Due Tuesday:

     

    Due Wednesday: Math MCAS today. Get a good night's sleep and eat a healthy breakfast.

     

    Due Thursday: Math MCAS today. Get a good night's sleep and eat a healthy breakfast.

     

    Due Friday:

    1) Greece stations summary notes sheet (pick 1 side to do), if not finished in class on Tues.

    2) Rules of the Game grammar book chapters 11 & 12, if not finished in class on Tues.

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  • Week of 4/29

    Posted by Jonathan Roy on 4/25/2019

    Due Monday:

    Math: Algbraic situation packet (all 4 problems). Graph as best you can, I know that the graphs are small, so fit in as much as you can, we'll talk more in class about your experiences with this assignment. **Cell phone problem: use $465 NOT $455

    1) 10-20 mins. work on your group's Egypt museum project as needed. Not sure? check your to-do list and the project overviews, instructions, and rubric on gClassroom.

    2) Full, proofread printed-out draft of news article (a lot of this should have gotten done last week in school and at home).

    3) Due by the END of class today: News Article Check-in (on gClassroom, you can elect to do this over the weekend if you want more time in class for project work).

    Due Tuesday:

    1) 20+ mins. work on your group's Egypt museum project as needed. Not sure? check your to-do list and the project overviews, instructions, and rubric on gClassroom.

    2) 20+ mins. work on your news article mini-project as needed (proofread revise, improve. Not sure? check the project overviews, rubrics, and guides on gClassroom.

     

    Science:

    Due at the beginning of class. 

    House Chart 

    Research Notes 

    Whatever you have done you have in your essay for peer review. 

     

     

    Due Wednesday:

    1) 20+ mins. work on your group's Egypt museum project as needed. Not sure? Check your to-do list and the project overviews, instructions, and rubric on gClassroom.

    2) FINAL peer reviewed (by at least one person from another project group who is doing the same kind of article), checked w/COPS, and printed out news article.

     

    Due Thursday:

    1) 10-20 mins. work on your group's Egypt museum project as needed. Not sure? check your to-do list and the project overviews, instructions, and rubric on gClassroom.

    2) 10-20 mins. work on your news article project. Not sure? Check your to-do list and the project overviews, guides/outlnes, and rubric on gClassroom.

     

    Due Friday: Museum (for students and faculty) today! 

    1) Bring in any last minute project improvements, props, etc. for the Columbia Museum of Ancient Egypt. 

     

    Science 

    Physical Copy of your Final Draft 
    The rough draft that was peer-reviewed 
    Peer review worksheet 
    House Chart 
    Research Notes

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  • Week of 4/22/19

    Posted by Jonathan Roy on 4/12/2019

    Due Monday, 4/22/19:

    Welcome back from vacation! We hope you had a great week off!

    Be sure to keep on reading.

     

    Due Tuesday, 4/23/19:

    1) Spend 10-20 mins. (more needed depending on how you used your time in class) on any remaining elements of your group's Egypt project (not sure? check your to-do list from class).

    2) Spend 10-20 mins. (more needed depending on how you used your time in class) working through the required slide shows, etc. for the Newspaper mini-unit we started on Monday (see gClassroom).

     

    Due Wednesday, 4/24/19:

    1) Progress folders reviewed by Mr. Roy are due back today, with parent signature on the Progress Review Sheet.

    2) Spend 10-20 mins. (more needed depending on how you used your time in class) on any remaining elements of your group's Egypt project (not sure? check your to-do list from class).

    3) Spend 10-20 mins. (more needed depending on how you used your time in class) working through the required slide shows, etc. for the Newspaper mini-unit we started on Monday. The nonfiction text features slideshow viewing and question/notes sheet must be done by today (in class and homework).

     

    Due Thursday, 4/25/19:

    1) Spend 10-20 mins. (more needed depending on how you used your time in class) on any remaining elements of your group's Egypt project (not sure? check your to-do list from class).

    2) Spend 10-20 mins. (more needed depending on how you used your time in class) working through the required slide shows, etc. for the Newspaper mini-unit we started on Monday (see gClassroom).

     

    Due Friday, 4/26/19:

    Math: Back page of algebraic situations

    1) Spend 10-20 mins. (more needed depending on how you used your time in class) on any remaining elements of your group's Egypt project (not sure? check your to-do list from class). Written/recorded items are due by the end of class today.

    2) Spend 10-20 mins. (more needed depending on how you used your time in class) working through the required slide shows, etc. for the Newspaper mini-unit we started on Monday (see gClassroom).  Drafts/outlines due this morning!

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  • Week of 4/15/19: No School, vacation week!

    Posted by Jonathan Roy on 4/12/2019
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  • Week of April 8th, 2019

    Posted by Jonathan Roy on 4/4/2019

    Due Monday, 4/8/19:

    1) Keep on doing some independent reading as discussed in the fall!

    2) If your Progress Folder was reviewed by Mr. Murray,it has been returned to you (not doing this by last name initial this time). Please get it signed and review it with a parent/guardian. Be ready to return it to Mr.Roy on this day.

     

    Due Tuesday, 4/9/19:

     

    Due Wednesday, 4/10/19:

    1) Group norms/agreements check-in form (started in class Tuesday). Also available to print out on gClassroom.

     

    Due Thursday, 4/11/19:

    1) What can YOU do at home to help your Egypt group make more progress? Check your personal and group to-do lists (in yellow folders, OK to take home as long as you bring back).

     

    Due Friday, 4/12/19:

    1) All models, structures, etc. for Egypt Project due at the start of classes today. 

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  • Week of April 1, 2019

    Posted by Jonathan Roy on 3/28/2019

    Due Monday, 4/1:

    Math: Practice for Computational Test (online, like we did in class last Friday). Computation Test Today!!!!

    1) Have you picked-out a silent reading book for the MCAS yet? DO NOT wait until Tuesday to get one. If you don't have one from home or the public library, you are encouraged to get one from the Clarke IMC or our classroom library. There will NOT be time to do this on Tuesday morning, so please plan ahead.

    Due Tuesday, 4/2: ELA MCAS starts this morning. Start the day in homeroom as usual.

    1) Bring a silent reading book for after MCAS if you have extra time. 

    2) Read over your peers' MCAS strategies and suggestions on gClassroom (optional, but STRONGLY encouraged).

     

    Due Wednesday, 4/3:

    1) Check gClassroom for any recently returned work. Need to do a re-do/revisions for work under 80%? That MUST be resubmitted by Friday.

    2) FINAL Poetry Compare & Contrast essay due on gClassroom (resubmit as needed, after final revisions).

    3) Progress Folders for ALL due today (mostly done in class on Monday). 

     

    Due Thursday, 4/4: ELA MCAS part 2 of 2 today. Start the day in homeroom as usual.

    1) Bring a silent reading book for after MCAS if you have extra time. 

     

    Due Friday, 4/5:

    1) Egypt quiz Error Monitoring Forms (green "re-do" sheets) if you scored under 80% equivalent. Scores are on the Google Form quiz and posted immediately after you took the quiz.

    2) By the END of your last class with Mr. Roy on Friday, your Egypt group needs to finish, share on Drive, and print out (and hand-in) your Proposal to Pharaoh.

     Math: Lesson 6 Homework

    https://docs.google.com/document/d/1b_9x_viAni80iPIHd12MBkdJI5jZwsvRe42O9FYNk4U/edit

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  • Week of March 25, 2019

    Posted by Kristen Rangel on 3/25/2019 2:30:00 PM

    Due Monday, 3/25:

     Study Quizlet for Egypt quiz (see below) - 10 mins.

    Due Tuesday, 3/26:

    FIELDTRIP TO MFA: Don't forget a snack for the bus and your lunch (1 pm). Dress appropriately for weather conditions. 

    Study Quizlet for Egypt quiz (see below) - 10 mins.

    Due Wednesday, 3/27:

    Math: Lesson 4 worksheet (front and back)

    1) Compare & Contrast poetry essay - Full draft (on gClassroom). Remember, we've had lots of class time for this, so you shouldn't need too much time at home on this.  Do your best, and if you get stuck remember that this is part of a process - it is not "final" yet. - 20-30 mins.

     

    Due Thursday, 3/28:

    1) What is Historical Fiction video & Padlet on gClassroom(approx 15 mins.)

    2) Egypt & its Neighbors (modern & ancient) Geogrpahy Quiz - you should only need about 10 mins for this if you studied every night since you got the Quizlet (about a week/week and a half ago). - 10 mins. (moved to Thurs)

    Math: Lesson 5 worksheet (front and back) 

    Due Friday, 3/29:

     Math: Problems 1-7 (first page of Review Packet), Challenge #16 due (optional). Next week Monday, April 1, 2019 Computation Test (graded and used for placement for 7th grade math)

    https://docs.google.com/document/d/1IOhenB9R_eGfVYM7mTGv97DW7ynAXSDu83tvHRj-xLg/edit

     Don't forget to look ahead to future due dates so you can spread out your work.

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  • Week of March 18, 2019

    Posted by Jonathan Roy on 3/14/2019

    Due Monday, 3/18:

    1) Poetry Project MUST be done by the end of school today. This will be our last English class in the IMC for this unit.

    2) Draft artist statement by the end of the day (may need to be done as homework tonight, otherwise). Be sure to check the instructions, model, rubric, & instructions on gClassroom.

     

    Due Tuesday, 3/19:

    1) FINAL artist statement proofread (COPS, etc.), revised, checked with the model, rubric, & instructions on gClassroom, and BOTH printed out and submitted on gClassroom.

    2) All physical poetry projects should be ready.

    3)  Study Egypt Geography Quizlet approx. 10 mins/night until the quiz in class (3/27 or later).

     Math: Worksheet from Unit 6, Lesson 1

    Due Wednesday, 3/20:

    1) Egypt EMERALDS sheet rows 3, 4, and 5 (read the pages indicated on the left column, and take notes on the right).

    2)  Study Egypt Geography Quizlet approx. 10 mins/night until the quiz in class (3/27 or later).

     Math: Challenge #14 & #15 (optional)

    Due Thursday, 3/21: Poetry Night tonight at school, 6:30-7:30! All 6th grade families are invited!

    1) Study Egypt Geography Quizlet approx. 10 mins/night until the quiz in class (3/27 or later).

     Math: Worksheet from Unit 6, Lesson 2

    Due Friday, 3/22:

    1)  Study Egypt Geography Quizlet approx. 10 mins/night until the quiz in class (3/27 or later).

    Math: Looking Back Worksheet that is done on a separate piece of paper,  Extra Credit: Shamrock Shake packet

     

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