• Monday March 25, 2019

    English

    1. Read Tangerine. Follow the reading schedule in google classroom.

    2. MCAS review:  Study the "Planning your Narrative" in google classroom. Do not do the assignment. We'll plan and begin to write tomorrow in class.

    Science

    Make Bird Beak bar graph on graph paper. Bring to class tomorrow (Tues.) See Google classroom for criteria.

    Math

     All Classes.  HW #19 due on Friday 3/22

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/25 and  3/26

     

    Thursday March 21, 2019

    English

    1. Read Tangerine. Follow the reading schedule in google classroom.

    2. MCAS review:  Remember to read questions first, read the excerpts and then answer multiple choice questions. Feel free to highlight and annotate. Do not do the composition question.

    Science

    See Google Classroom for textbook reading and taking notes assignment.

    Math

     All Classes.  HW #19 due on Friday 3/22

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/25 and  3/26

     

     

    Tuesday March 19, 2019

    English

    1. Read Tangerine. Follow the reading schedule in google classroom.

    2. Finish today's handout on paraphrasing and analysis for tomorrow's class.

    Science

    Finish Nicotine Pedigree worksheet if you didn't finish in class. Due Monday.

    Math

     All Classes.  HW #19 due on Friday 3/22

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/25 and  3/26

     

     

     

    Monday March 18, 2019

    English

    1. Read Tangerine. Follow the reading schedule in google classroom.

    2. Tangerine comprehension questions #2 is due on tomorrow, March 19.  Follow directions carefully. Note: It's easiest to answer questions as you read each night. Turn in/submit to google classroom : )

    Science

    Finish Nicotine Pedigree worksheet if you didn't finish in class. Due Monday.

    Math

     All Classes.  HW #19 due on Friday 3/22

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/25 and  3/26

     

     

     

    Friday March 15, 2019

    English

    1. Read Tangerine. Follow the reading schedule in google classroom.

    2. Tangerine comprehension questions #2 is due on Monday, March 19.  Follow directions carefully. Note: It's easiest to answer questions as you read each night. Turn in/submit to google classroom : )

    Science

    Finish Nicotine Pedigree worksheet if you didn't finish in class. Due Monday.

    Math

     All Classes.  HW #19 due on Friday 3/22

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/25 and  3/26

    Thursday March 14, 2019

    English

    1. Read Tangerine. Follow the reading schedule in google classroom.

    2. Tangerine comprehension questions #2 is due on Monday, March 19.  Follow directions carefully. Note: It's easiest to answer questions as you read each night. Turn in/submit to google classroom : )

    Science

     Study Learning Targets (in Google classroom) and papers for Part 2 of Genetics Test tomorrow.

    Math

     All Classes.  HW #19 due on Friday 3/22

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/25 and  3/26

     

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

    Wedensday March 13, 2019

    English

    1. Read Tangerine. Follow the reading schedule in google classroom.

    2. Tangerine comprehension questions #2 is due on Monday, March 19.  Follow directions carefully. Note: It's easiest to answer questions as you read each night. Turn in/submit to google classroom : )

    Science

     

    Study Punnett Square Problems for part 1 of the Genetics Test tomorrow.

    Math

     All Classes.  HW #19 due on Friday 3/22

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/25 and  3/26

     

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     


     

    Tuesday March 12, 2019

    English

    1. Read Tangerine. Follow the reading schedule in google classroom.

    2. Tangerine comprehension questions #2 is due on Monday, March 19.  Follow directions carefully. Note: It's easiest to answer questions as you read each night. Turn in/submit to google classroom : )

    Science

    Finish Crazy Creature Questions in Google Classroom, and hit the 'turn in" button. Due by 11:59 PM today (Tues. March 5)

     

    Math

     All Classes.  Unit test on 3/13  (equations, expressions, Inequalities)

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/26

    HW #16 due on Friday 3/8

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     


     

    Monday March 11, 2019

    English

    1. Read Tangerine. Follow the reading schedule in google classroom.

    2. Tangerine comprehension questions #2 is due on Monday, March 19.  Follow directions carefully. Note: It's easiest to answer questions as you read each night. Turn in/submit to google classroom : )

    Science

    Finish Crazy Creature Questions in Google Classroom, and hit the 'turn in" button. Due by 11:59 PM today (Tues. March 5)

     

    Math

     All Classes.  Unit test on 3/13  (equations, expressions, Inequalities)

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/26

    HW #16 due on Friday 3/8

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     


     

     

    Friday March 8, 2019

    English

    1. Read Tangerine. Follow the reading schedule in google classroom.

    2. Tangerine comprehension questions #1 is due on Monday, March 11.  Follow directions carefully. Note: It's easiest to answer questions as you read each night. Turn in/submit to google classroom : )

    3. Finish the entry for the first flashback; include page number, paraphrasing and what the flashback reveals. Be sure this paper stays in the current works section of your binder; we'll use it for the entire book.

    Science

    Finish Crazy Creature Questions in Google Classroom, and hit the 'turn in" button. Due by 11:59 PM today (Tues. March 5)

     

    Math

     All Classes.  Unit test on 3/13  (equations, expressions, Inequalities)

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/26

    HW #16 due on Friday 3/8

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     


     

    Thursday March 7, 2019

    English

    1. Read Tangerine. Follow the reading schedule in google classroom.

    2. Tangerine comprehension questions #1 is due on Monday, March 11.  Follow directions carefully. Note: It's easiest to answer questions as you read each night. : )

    3. Cover Tangerine book by tomorrow. 

    Science

    Finish Crazy Creature Questions in Google Classroom, and hit the 'turn in" button. Due by 11:59 PM today (Tues. March 5)

     

    Math

     All Classes.  Unit test on 3/13  (equations, expressions, Inequalities)

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/26

    HW #16 due on Friday 3/8

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     


    Wednesday March 6, 2019

    English

    1. Read Tangerine. Follow the reading schedule in google classroom.

    2. Tangerine comprehension questions #1 is due on Monday, March 11.  Follow directions carefully. Note: It's easiest to answer questions as you read each night. : )

    I hope you're enjoying Paul's story!!!

     

    Science

    Finish Crazy Creature Questions in Google Classroom, and hit the 'turn in" button. Due by 11:59 PM today (Tues. March 5)

     

    Math

     All Classes.  Unit test on 3/13  (equations, expressions, Inequalities)

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/26

    HW #16 due on Friday 3/8

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     

     


     

    Tuesday March 5, 2019

    English

    1. Video Commentary due on Monday. There is an assignment posted in google classroom where you can turn in your work.

    See google classroom for handouts, commentary models and commentary planner if you need help.

     

    Science

    Finish Crazy Creature Questions in Google Classroom, and hit the 'turn in" button. Due by 11:59 PM today (Tues. March 5)

     

    Math

     All Classes.  Unit test on 3/13  (equations, expressions, Inequalities)

     Placement Test (Mid Year)  on 3/26

    HW #16 due on Friday 3/8

     

     

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     


     

    Friday March 1, 2019

    English

    1. Video Commentary due on Monday. There is an assignment posted in google classroom where you can turn in your work.

    See google classroom for handouts, commentary models and commentary planner if you need help.

     

    Science

    Take 3-D DNA model home.

     

    Math

     

     

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     


     

    Wednesday Feb. 27, 2019

    English

    1. Using the Revise, Edit and Format handout from today's class, begin the final steps toward your final essay. Final printed, color-coded essay is due with the rubric on Wednesday.

    Take your time and follow directions carefully.  Today's docs will be in google classroom just in case you need them.  : )

    2. Video Commentary planner due on Thursday

    3. Video Commentary due on Monday

    See google classroom for handouts, commentary models and commentary planner.

     

    Science

    Take 3-D DNA model home.

     

    Math

    ALL Classes:  Homework #14 due Friday 2/8

    Placement Assessment Tuesday 2/12

    Expressions Quiz on Thursday 2/14

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     


    Monday Feb. 25, 2019

    English

    1. Using the Revise, Edit and Format handout from today's class, begin the final steps toward your final essay. Final printed, color-coded essay is due with the rubric on Wednesday.

    Take your time and follow directions carefully.  Today's docs will be in google classroom just in case you need them.  : )

    2. Video Commentary planner due on Thursday

    3. Video Commentary due on Monday

    See google classroom for handouts, commentary models and commentary planner.

     

    Science

    Make Genetics Flashcards and bring to class on Wed.

     

    Math

    ALL Classes:  Homework #14 due Friday 2/8

    Placement Assessment Tuesday 2/12

    Expressions Quiz on Thursday 2/14

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     

     


     

    Monday Feb. 25, 2019

    English

    1. Using the Revise, Edit and Format handout from today's class, begin the final steps toward your final essay. Final printed, color-coded essay is due with the rubric on Wednesday.

    Take your time and follow directions carefully.  Today's docs will be in google classroom just in case you need them.  : )

     

    Science

    Start planning out 3D DNA model which is due Tues. Feb. 12. See Google Classroom and golden sheet I gave out in class for criteria.

    Math

    ALL Classes:  Homework #14 due Friday 2/8

    Placement Assessment Tuesday 2/12

    Expressions Quiz on Thursday 2/14

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     

     


     

    Thursday Feb. 14, 2019

    English

    1. Using the handout and slides presentation from today's class, finish writing conclusion draft. For all other paragraphs, spend 10 - 15 minutes revising and editing.  

     

    Science

    Start planning out 3D DNA model which is due Tues. Feb. 12. See Google Classroom and golden sheet I gave out in class for criteria.

    Math

    ALL Classes:  Homework #14 due Friday 2/8

    Placement Assessment Tuesday 2/12

    Expressions Quiz on Thursday 2/14

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     


     

    Monday Feb. 11, 2019

    English

    1. Finish writing your first body paragraph. Remember, you are using your paraphrased writing from the outline, so writing this paragraph should take you no more than 20 minutes. For now, your goal is to be detailed and clear. Later, we'll revise, edit and craft our very best sentences.  Use the "Parts of a Body Paragraph" slides presentaton from today's class to help.

    2. Read and use the "Transition Words" doc to help you create transitions between ideas in a paragraph and a transition sentence between body paragraphs.

    Science

    Start planning out 3D DNA model which is due Tues. Feb. 12. See Google Classroom and golden sheet I gave out in class for criteria.

    Math

    ALL Classes:  Homework #14 due Friday 2/8

    Placement Assessment Tuesday 2/12

    Expressions Quiz on Thursday 2/14

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     


    Thursday Feb. 7, 2019

    English

    Finish today's doc from Google Classroom. Be sure that you have written down 2 or 3 claim statements and think about which evidence you'll use to support those claims.

     

    Science

    Start planning out 3D DNA model which is due Tues. Feb. 12. See Google Classroom and golden sheet I gave out in class for criteria.

    Math

    ALL Classes:  Homework #14 due Friday 2/8

    Placement Assessment Tuesday 2/12

    Expressions Quiz on Thursday 2/14

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.


     

     

    Wednesday Feb. 6, 2019

    English

    Be sure to come to class tomorrow with a minimum of 9 notecards. Be sure you have 9 different pieces of evidence.

    Sort the similar / like evidence into piles. Optional: you might even think about a category or claim statement that would describe each pile. - Due tomorrow.

     Science

    Start planning out 3D DNA model which is due Tues. Feb. 12. See Google Classroom and golden sheet I gave out in class for criteria.

    Math

    ALL Classes:  Homework #14 due Friday 2/8

    Placement Assessment Tuesday 2/12

    Expressions Quiz on Thursday 2/14

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.


     

    Monday Feb. 4, 2019

    English

     

    Now that you know your topic for the research paper, spend 30 - 45 minutes this weekend, exploring the topic. Book mark any site that you think will provide evidence to prove your thesis (the main argument). if you were in the two classes who created your project in Noodletools, begin citing evidence and creating note cards.

    Science

    Finish questions and coloring of DNA packet if you didn't finish in class. Due Monday 2/4.

    Math

    ALL Classes:  Homework #14 due Friday 2/8

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.


    Friday Feb. 1, 2019

    English

     

    Now that you know your topic for the research paper, spend 30 - 45 minutes this weekend, exploring the topic. Book mark any site that you think will provide evidence to prove your thesis (the main argument). if you were in the two classes who created your project in Noodletools, begin citing evidence and creating note cards.

    Science

    Finish questions and coloring of DNA packet if you didn't finish in class. Due Monday 2/4.

    Math

    ALL Classes:  No Homework

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optionalUse this map. Due on Thursday.

     


    Wednesday January 30, 2019

    English

    In google classroom to read the "Preview of the argumentative writing assignment. Review the parts of an essay. If you have not memorized these parts, study them between now and Monday.

    go to NEWELA, explore topics for the argumentative writing assignment. Explore pro/con articles that will show you debatable topics.  Enjoy.

    Science

    Continue/ Finish work on Body Systems Project. See critieria on Google Classroom. Due Thurs. 1/31 at 3 PM

    Math

    ALL Classes:  No Homework

    Geography

    Africa Map: Label all countries, color each country a different color than its neighbor. Capital cities optional. Use this map. Due on Thursday.

    Tuesday January 29, 2019

    English

     Read the "Meat-eating" article you received in class today a minimum of two times. Complete the nonfiction evaluation handout carefully. Tomorrow, when you come to class, bring your article and the nonfiction flowchart. You can use both of these for the quiz. Please do not write on the article before class. You will be allowed to write notes on it during tomorrow's quiz.

    Science

    Continue work on Body Systems Project. See critieria on Google Classroom. Due Thurs. 1/31 at 3 PM

    Math

    ALL Classes:  No Homework

    Geography

     

     

    Friday January 25, 2019

    English

     Study nonfiction vocabulary words in google classroom. Quiz on Tuesday.

    Science

    Finish Nervous system part of worksheet we started in class.

    Math

    ALL Classes:  No Homework

    Geography

     


     

    Tuesday January 22, 2019

    English

     Study nonfiction vocabulary words in google classroom. Quiz on Tuesday.

    Science

    Finish Nervous system part of worksheet we started in class.

    Math

     

    ALL Classes:  No Homework

    Geography

     


     

    Friday January 18, 2019

    English

     Study nonfiction vocabulary words in google classroom. Quiz on Tuesday.

    Science

     

    Math

    Honors:: 

    HW 13 due Friday 1/18,

    Math 7: 

    Integer worksheet 1/18   

    Geography

     

     


    Wednesday January 16, 2019

    English

     

    Study nonfiction vocabulary words in google classroom.

    To prepare for tomorrow's visit to the library, spend 15 mins. finding two books you may like to read. Use the library suggestions or reviews on the library website and/or use the  reccomendations  I gave to you in class today.

    Science

    Work on Lab Report due Friday, Jan. 18. See Google Classroom for components and criteria.

    Math

    Honors:: 

    HW 13 due Friday 1/18,

    Math 7: 

    Integer worksheet 1/18   

    Geography

     


     

    Tuesday January 15, 2019

    English

     

    Study nonfiction vocabulary words in google classroom.

    To prepare for tomorrow's visit to the library, spend 15 mins. finding two books you may like to read. Use the library suggestions or reviews on the library website and/or use the  reccomendations  I gave to you in class today.

    Science

    Plot data we gathered in class today for the Lung Capacity Lab; see Google Classroom for your  classes data set. Bring your graph to class tomorrow and we'll discuss the data.

    Math

    Honors:: 

    HW 12 due Friday 1/11,

    Quiz on Cicles on Tuesday 1/15

    Math 7: 

    HW 12 Due Tuesday 1/15   

    Quiz on Circles on Wednesday 1/16

    Geography

     


     

    Monday January 14, 2019

    English

    Finish the " "Test Scores Sore . . . " handout we started in class today for tomorrow.

    Also, read "Fact checing article for tomorrow as well.

    Both articles are in goolge classroom. The work is written on the paper handouts given in class.

    Science

    Plot data we gathered in class today for the Lung Capacity Lab; see Google Classroom for your  classes data set. Bring your graph to class tomorrow and we'll discuss the data.

    Math

    Honors:: 

    HW 12 due Friday 1/11,

    Quiz on Cicles on Tuesday 1/15

    Math 7: 

    HW 12 Due Tuesday 1/15   

    Quiz on Circles on Wednesday 1/16

    Geography

    Finish the map of the Middle East for Tuesday. Both sides.

     

     


     

    Thursday January 10, 2019

    English

    Study for tomorrow's vocabulary quiz.

    Science

    Read p. 556-563 by Friday. Study diagrams and charts also.

    Math

    Honors:: 

    HW 12 due Friday 1/11,

    Quiz on Cicles on Tuesday 1/15

    Math 7: 

    HW 12 Due Tuesday 1/15   

    Quiz on Circles on Wednesday 1/16

    Geography

    Finish the map of the Middle East for Tuesday. Both sides.

     

     


     

    Wedesday January 9, 2019

    English

    Study for tomorrow's vocabulary quiz.

    Science

    Read p. 556-563 by Friday. Study diagrams and charts also.

    Math

    Honors:: 

    HW 12 due Friday 1/11,

    Quiz on Cicles on Tuesday 1/15

    Math 7: 

    HW 12 Due Tuesday 1/15   

    Quiz on Circles on Wednesday 1/16

    Geography

    Finish the map of the Middle East for Tuesday. Both sides.

     

     


     

    Tuesday January 8, 2019

    English

    Complete the "Ms. Manners" vocabulary review assignment. Vocabulary quiz on Wednesday.

    Science

    Study for the Photosynthesis/ Respiration Quiz which is tomorrow (Wed.). Practice writing out equations and know the reactants/ products for each. Also study the places where and reasons why each process happens.

    Math

    Geography

    Finish the map of the Middle East for Tuesday. Both sides.

     


     

    Monday January 7, 2019

    English

    Complete the "Ms. Manners" vocabulary review assignment. Vocabulary quiz on Wednesday.

    Science

    Study for Photosynthesis/ Cellular Respiration Quiz which is Wed. Jan. 9. There is a review on Google classroom that you'll need to complete and TURN IN by Tues. Jan. 8 at 8 AM.

    Math

    Geography

    Finish the map of the Middle East for Tuesday. Both sides.

     


    Friday January 4, 2019

     English 

    •  If you finished the epilogue or prologue, there is no homework! Otherwise, finish this work.

    Science

    Optional: Start studying for Photosynthesis/ Cellular Respiration Quiz which is Wed. Jan. 9. There is a review on Google classroom that you'll need to complete and TURN IN by Tues. Jan. 8 at 8 AM.

    If you haven't yet:

    1) READ p. 333-337 in your textbook

    2) Practice WRITING and understanding equations for photosynthesis and cellular respiration. Check in Friday; Quiz next week.

     

    Math  Homework #10 due Thursday 12/20

     

    Geography


    Thursday January 3, 2019

     English 

    •  Complete the epilogue or prologue writing. Options: You may print your work or  not. If you do not print it, you MUST charge your chromebook.

    Science

    1) READ p. 333-337 in your textbook

    2) Practice WRITING and understanding equations for photosynthesis and cellular respiration. Check in Friday; Quiz next week.

     

    Math  Homework #10 due Thursday 12/20

     

    Geography

     


     

    Wednesday January 2, 2019

     English 

    •  Complete the epilogue or prologue chart. Come to class on Thursday ready to write your chapter. You'll have the entire class to write; the final draft will be due on Friday.

    Science

    1) READ p. 333-337 in your textbook

    2) Practice WRITING and understanding equations for photosynthesis and cellular respiration. Check in Friday; Quiz next week.

     

    Math  Homework #10 due Thursday 12/20

     

    Geography

     

     


    Friday December 21

     English 

    •  Enjoy family and friends! Read, play, rest! Happy Holidays to everyone!  : )

    Science

    No homework

    Math  Homework #10 due Thursday 12/20

     

    Geography

     

     


    Wednesday December 18

     English 

    •  If you have not returned The Giver novel, please do so tomorrow. Otherwise, there is no homework. : )

    Science

    No homework

    Math  Homework #10 due Thursday 12/20

     

    Geography

     


    Tuesday December 18

     English 

    •  If you have not returned The Giver novel, please do so tomorrow. Otherwise, there is no homework. : )

    Science

    No homework if you are all caught up.

     

    Math  Homework #10 due Thursday 12/20

     

    Geography

     

     

     


     

    Monday December 17

     English 

    •  Read the short story you were given today in class two times. As you read it the second time, look for ways in which the setting impacts characters and conflict. To help prepare you for tomorrow's assessment, highlight and annotate in the margrin of the story. Be sure that you can read you notes and that they show how the specific elements of the setting affect the characters and the conflicit.

    Science

    Finish working on 3D working arm model, and BRING TO SCHOOL tomorrow. THURS. Dec. 13.  See Google Classroom for the complete assignment criteria. 

    Math  Homework #10 due Thursday 12/20

     

    Geography

     

     


     

    Friday December 14

     English 

     

    • Make a list of five things about Jonas's community that have a major effect on Jonas, The Giver or Citizens. Explain why you believe each has a major impact on the people.  Due Monday. 

     

    Science

    Finish working on 3D working arm model, and BRING TO SCHOOL tomorrow. THURS. Dec. 13.  See Google Classroom for the complete assignment criteria. 

    Math  Homework #10 due Thursday 12/20

     

    Geography

     

     


     

    Thursday December 13

     English 

     

    • Everyone will read Ch 15, 16, and 17 tonight. And everyone will begin to answer questions on "The Giver doc. Chapter 15 - 23" in google classroom. Due tomorrow.

    • If you are in the Socratic Seminar tomorrow, you will also prepare for this activity. Write notes abouit the struggles (conflict) that emerge because of Jonas's training and how this is changing him. And take note of anything else you think is important. 

     

    Science

    Finish working on 3D working arm model, and BRING TO SCHOOL tomorrow. THURS. Dec. 13.  See Google Classroom for the complete assignment criteria. 

    Math  Homework #10 due Thursday 12/20

     

    Geography

     


    "Toys for Tots" Reminder

    Wednesday December 12

     English 

     

    • Everyone will read Ch 15, 16, and 17 tonight. And everyone will begin to answer questions on "The Giver doc. Chapter 15 - 23" in google classroom. Due tomorrow.

    • If you are in the Socratic Seminar tomorrow, you will also prepare for this activity. Write notes abouit the struggles (conflict) that emerge because of Jonas's training and how this is changing him. And take note of anything else you think is important. 

     

    Science

    Finish working on 3D working arm model, and BRING TO SCHOOL tomorrow. THURS. Dec. 13.  See Google Classroom for the complete assignment criteria. 

    Math  Homework #10 due Wed. 12/12

        Unit test on 12/13

     

    Geography

     


    Tuesday December 11

     English 

     

    • Everyone will read Ch 15, 16, and 17 tonight. And everyone will begin to answer questions on "The Giver doc. Chapter 15 - 23" in google classroom. Due tomorrow.

    • If you are in the Socratic Seminar tomorrow, you will also prepare for this activity. Write notes abouit the struggles (conflict) that emerge because of Jonas's training and how this is changing him. And take note of anything else you think is important. 

     

    Science

    Begin to assemble materials and work on 3D working arm model. Due THURS. Dec. 13. See Google Classroom for the complete assignment criteria. I also gave you the handout in class today. :-)

    Math  Homework #10 due Wed. 12/12

        Unit test on 12/13

     

    Geography

     


    Monday December 10

     English 

    Use the notes page doc that you completed for today's class to write your open response paragraph.

    Please print and submit both the notes page and the open response paragraph before coming to class tomorrow.

    Color code please. Know that underlined color pencil is fine.

    This assignment is in google classroom.

     

    Science

    Begin to assemble materials and work on 3D working arm model. Due THURS. Dec. 13. See Google Classroom for the complete assignment criteria. I also gave you the handout in class today. :-)

    Math  Homework #10 due Wed. 12/12

        Unit test on 12/13

     

    Geography

     


    Thursday December 6

     English 

    • Remember, THERE IS A CHANGE IN THE READING SCHEDULE! 

    By the time you enter class on Monday, you should have read through to the end of chapter 14 and completed the Notes Page for the Chapter 13 & 14 open response.

    This assignment is in google classroom.

    Science

    Begin to assemble materials and work on 3D working arm model. Due THURS. Dec. 13. See Google Classroom for the complete assignment criteria. I also gave you the handout in class today. :-)

    Math  Homework #10 due Wed. 12/12

        Unit test on 12/13

     

    Geography


    Wednesday December 5

     English 

    • Remember, THERE IS A CHANGE IN THE READING SCHEDULE! 

    By the time you enter class on Wednesday, you should have read through to the end of chapter 12 & 13. 

    Science

    Rewatch "Part 2" chicken wing dissection video posted on Google Classroom.

    Math  Homework #10 due Wed. 12/12

        Unit test on 12/13

     

    Geography


     

    Tuesday December 4

     English 

    • Remember, THERE IS A CHANGE IN THE READING SCHEDULE! By the time you enter class on Wednesday, you should have read through to the end of chapter 11.

     

    Science

    Rewatch "Part 2" chicken wing dissection video posted on Google Classroom.

    Math

    Geography

     


    Monday December 3

     English 

    •Using your notes page and the feedback you got today in class, write your final draft of the open response for chapters 1 - 7 (See google classroom, posted Nov. 30)

    Remember to color code claim, context, evidence and analysis and conclusion sentences in dark colors of your choosing. Print and submit before coming to class tomorrow.

    Remember, THERE IS A CHANGE IN THE READING SCHEDULE: Tomorrow you'll have time to read chapters 8 & 9. Tomorrow night you'll read chapters 10 & 11.

     

    Science

    Rewatch "Part 2" chicken wing dissection video posted on Google Classroom.

    Math

    Geography


     

    Friday November 30

     

    English 

    •Read "Final Giver Open Response" assignment in google classroom. The "Notes Page" is due on Monday. You can write in clear bulleted notes or simple but clear sentences.

    • Refer bact to the "Analysis" presentation in google classroom to help you with the analysis.

    Science

    No homework. :-)

    Math

    Geography

     


    Thursday November 29

     

    English 

    • Read ch 7 from The Giver for tomorrow's class. Remember, the entire reading schedule is in google classroom.

    • Watch and study the "Analysis" presentation in google classroom. I'll answer questions tomorrow in class.

    Science

    Complete "Bones and Muscles Review" in Google Classroom by 8 AM Friday. Don't forget to hit the  "Turn In" button. You should have taken your "packet" home to help you, and you can also use the book p. 487-501.

    Math

    Geography

     


     

    Wednesday November 28

     

    English 

    • Read ch 5 & 6 from The Giver for tomorrow's class. Remember, the entire reading schedule is in google classroom.

    Science

    Do "Body Systems Hide and Seek" at the back of your packet. Make sure you figure out the secret message! Due tomorrow (Wed.) 

    Math

    Geography

     


    Tuesday November 27

     

    English 

    • Read ch 3 & 4 from The Giver for tomorrow's class. Remember, the entire reading schedule is in google classroom.

    Science

    Do "Body Systems Hide and Seek" at the back of your packet. Make sure you figure out the secret message! Due tomorrow (Wed.) 

    Math

    Geography

     

     


     

    Tuesday, November 20

    English 

    • Today we completed "A Perfect Society" assignment!  Great work!  There is no homework tonight or tomorrow night.  Happy Thanksgiving! 

    Science

    1)Review p. 61-65 in your textbook for Quiz tomorrow (Tuesday). Study diagrams too.

    2) You should have at home these pages to study: Egg lab (Day 1,2,3), BrainPop Quizzes (Passive Transport & Diffusion), Cell Defense (computer animation). Also study the online Cell Transport Review that we went over today, and the Cell Transport vocab that you wrote (google doc) last Thursday.

     

    Math

     All Classes:  HW #8 due 11/14

    Geography

    Western Europe map quiz on Friday. Countries and capitals. 

     

     


     

     

    Monday, November 19

    English 

    • Read through the problem list from "A Perfect Society." Choose two problems that you would like to fix as its ruler. Be prepared to negotiate which ONE problem you work on with your co-ruler tomorrow. Do not do any other part of the assignment. We'll do the work that follows with your partner tomorrow.

     

    Science

    1)Review p. 61-65 in your textbook for Quiz tomorrow (Tuesday). Study diagrams too.

    2) You should have at home these pages to study: Egg lab (Day 1,2,3), BrainPop Quizzes (Passive Transport & Diffusion), Cell Defense (computer animation). Also study the online Cell Transport Review that we went over today, and the Cell Transport vocab that you wrote (google doc) last Thursday.

     

    Math

     All Classes:  HW #8 due 11/14

    Geography

    Western Europe map quiz on Friday. Countries and capitals. 

     


     

    Tuessday, November 13

    English 

    • If you have not finished "Herd Behavior," (highlighting and annotating, questions 1-5

    • Watch/study the Sentence Fragment youtube and slides presentation.  Possible short quiz tomorrow.

    Science

     

    Math

     All Classes:  HW #8 due 11/14

    Geography

    Western Europe map quiz on Friday. Countries and capitals. 

     


     

    Thursday, November 8

    English 

    • Reread "The Scholarhsip Jacket," and highlight and annotate for tomorrow's story final assessment. Hightlight and annotate for all of the "study guide" topics. Coming to class prepared tomorrow is essential.

    Science

     

    Math

     All Classes:  HW #8 due 11/14

    Geography

    Western Europe map quiz on Friday. Countries and capitals. 

     


    Wednesday, November 7

    English 

    • A Reminder that theshort story final assessment is on Friday. 

    Science

     

    Math

     

    Geography

    Western Europe map quiz on Friday. Countries and capitals. 


    Monday, November 5

    English 

    • Wednesday's character dress up day. Choose the character. Come to English class in costume and with possible props. Know that you'll be in character the entire class.

         -Some questions you can ask yourself to prepare are:

         What is my biggest desire? What is my biggest fear? 

         What is my biggest disappointment?  

         What is an interesting story I might share with others at a gathering? 

    • Using the questions from today's class, determine what you need to study. Study for the final assessment with stories of your choice. Final assessment is on Friday. 

    Science

     

    Math

     

    Geography

    Western Europe map quiz on Friday. Countries and capitals. 


    Thursday, November 1

    English 

    If you did not annotate your highlighting today, do it for tomorrow's class. 

    Study for the final assessment with stories of your choice.

     

     

    Science

     

    Math

     

    Geography

    Country Profile is due on Thursday in this order

    Cover 

    Map

    Geography

    Climatograph

    Economy

    Quality of Life

     

     


    Wednesday, October 31

    English

     

    Science

     

    Math

     

    Geography

    Country Profile is due on Thursday in this order

    Cover 

    Map

    Geography

    Climatograph

    Economy

    Quality of Life

     


    Friday . Oct. 26

    English:  Review the Study Guide in google classroom.

    Choose a story that we've read and apply the ideas from the study guide. For instance, identity the conflict types, the protagonist and antagonist. Decide if a character is static or dynamic, etc. Note: you do not need to write on the study guide and you do not need to apply every item on the list this weekend.  Begin studying. : )  The assessment will likely be towards the end of next week.

     

    Science

    No homework if you passed in microscope lab and paragraph today. 

    Math:

    All Classes:  Homework #7 due Friday 10/26

     

     

     


    Thursday . Oct. 25

    English:  Complete tooday's doc in goggle classroom. Due tomorrow. Do not submit.

    Think carefully and double check that your evidence and analysis support your claim.

     

    Science

    No homework if you passed in microscope lab and paragraph today. 

    Math:

    All Classes:  Homework #7 due Friday 10/26

     

     


    Wednesday . Oct. 24

    English:  Complete the "Prove Y

     

    Wednesday . Oct. 24

    English:  Complete the "Prove Your Case!" doc in goggle classroom. Due tomorrow. 

    Think carefully and double check that your evidence and analysis support your claim.

     

    Science

    No homework if you passed in microscope lab and paragraph today. 

    Math:

    All Classes:  Homework #7 due Friday 10/26

     


     

    Wednesday . Oct. 24

    English:  Complete the "Prove Your Case!" doc in goggle classroom. Due tomorrow. 

    Think carefully and double check that your evidence and analysis support your claim.

     

    Science

    No homework if you passed in microscope lab and paragraph today. 

    Math:

    All Classes:  Homework #7 due Friday 10/26

     

     


    Friday . Oct. 22

    English:  None

    Science

    No homework if you passed in microscope lab and paragraph today. 

    Math:

    All Classes:  Homework #7 due Friday 10/26


     

     

    Friday . Oct. 19

    English:  Finish "The Wife's Story" doc that we began in today's class. Remember, you are doing question 1 or 2 and the last two questions. Due Monday.

    Science

    No homework if you passed in microscope lab and paragraph today. 

    Math:

    All Classes:  Homework #7 due Friday 10/26


     

    Thursday . Oct. 18

    English:  In google classroom, read the "Reading Signposts" presentation. Don't read to memorize; read to understand.  Due tomorrow.

     

    Science

    No homework if you passed in microscope lab and paragraph today. 

    Math:

    Math 7 Class:  Watch the video posted in google classroom.  We will discuss it tomorrow in class


    Wednesday. Oct. 17

    English:  In google classroom, read the two attached nonfiction articles about wolves and werewolves. Don't read to remember, read to understand.  Due tomorrow.

    Science

     

    Finish Cells Paragraph and Print out to bring to class tomorrow (10/18). See checklist in Google classroom for what to include

    Microscope cell lab also due tomorrow (10/18). 


    Friday. Oct. 15

    English:  Finish reading "Seventh Grade, by Gary Soto, in the anthology. Read it AGAIN. There may be a comprehension quiz tomorrow.

     

    Science

    1) Finish "Ladder of Life" worksheet---define terms and put them in order from smallest to largest. Due Monday.

    2) Answer additional questions for cell lab on separate worksheet (provided in class). Due Wed. 

     

     


     

    Friday. Oct. 12

    English:  Finish the back side of "A Secret for Two" handout for tomorrow's class. Use the "Context" slides presentation if needed. 

     Be sure to write neatly and revise and edit carefully.

     

    Science

    1) Finish "Ladder of Life" worksheet---define terms and put them in order from smallest to largest. Due Monday.

    2) Answer additional questions for cell lab on separate worksheet (provided in class). Due Wed. 

     


    Thursday. Oct. 11

    English:  Finish the front side of "A Secret for Two" handout for tomorrow's class.  Be sure to write neatly and revise and edit carefully.

      

    Science

    Go to Google Classroom and (re)watch the two Protist videos posted there. Be ready to "dive in" to the microscope tomorrow!

     

    Math:

    Honors:  Hw # 6 due on 10/16

    Math 7:  HW #6 due on 10/15 


    Wednesday. Oct. 11

    Science

    Go to Google Classroom and (re)watch the two Protist videos posted there. Be ready to "dive in" to the microscope tomorrow!

     


    Tuesday. Oct. 10

    English

     

    Before coming to class tomorrow, you will read "A Secret For Two" twice. Remember, read the short story slowly, so you can remember the details.

     


    Monday. Oct. 9

    English

    Using the correct punctuation of dialogue that we have been practicing, write dialogue that you imagine might happen after the Biderbik family goes home after the very public event at the church. This assignment must be between 150 to 200 words and must be printed out for tomorrow's class.

    Note: most of this should be dialogue, but there should also be some narration. : )

    Science

    Finish Part II Microscope lab questions if you didn't finish in class.

    Math:  

    All Classes:  Homework #5 (online in google classroom)

     


    Friday. Oct. 5

    Science

    Finish Part II Microscope lab questions if you didn't finish in class.

     

    Math:  

    All Classes:  Homework #5 (online in google classroom)

     


    Wed. Oct. 3

    Science

    Finish Part II Microscope lab questions if you didn't finish in class.

     


    Tues. Oct. 2

    Give blue Back to School schedule to parents.

    English

    In google classroom, watch the "Context" slides presentation TWICE. Study this so you can apply this in your writing.  : ) Due tomorrow.

     Science

    Do microscope worksheet in Google Classroom. Due Wed. 8 AM. Make sure you hit the Turn In button.

    Math

    All Classes:  Homework #4 due Friday 10/5

     


    Monday Oct. 1

    Science

    None; give blue Back to School schedule to parents.

    Math

    All Classes:  Homework #4 due Friday 10/5

     


    Friday Sept. 28 

    English

    1. Complete the "On the Bridge" Using Quotations" HO doc from today's class. Remember, you are answering all three parts (A, B, C) of one single question. Use my sample to help you use  the correct punctuation rules. Revise and edit carefully>  Due Monday.

     Science

    Read p. 27-30 and p. 43 in your textbook. Use online book (link in Google Classroom) if you didn't finish reading in class today.  Know the different types of microscopes and what they do. Due Monday

    Math

    All Classes:  Homework #4 due Friday 10/5

     


    Thursday Sept. 27

     

    English

    1. Complete the "On the Bridge" doc from today's class. Due tomorrow.

    2. Using the study guide and yesterday's prep handout we completed in class, study for tomorrow's literary term quiz.

     

     Science

    Study for Life Processes quiz which is tomorrow (Friday). See Learning Targets in Goodle Classroom. Study online worksheets and p. 7 & 13 IV/DV papers in your binder.


    Wednesday Sept. 26

    Science

    Do "Characteristics of Living Things Review" in Google Classroom. DUE BEFORE 8AM THURS MORNING. DON'T FORGET TO HIT THE "TURN IN" BUTTON!!!


    Tuesday Sept. 25

    Science

    Continue to "explore" your online textbook. Link to Login is in Google Classroom. Spend 10-15 minutes looking, reading and trying out features.

    Quiz on Life Processes and IV/ DV this Friday Sept. 29. See Learning Targets in Google Classroom.

    English

    Using the study guide and today's prep handout we completed in class, study for Friday's literary term quiz.


    Monday Sept. 24

    Science

    Review p. 7 in your binder, Independent and Dependent Variables. Tomorrow we'll have a "check in" to see how you are doing!

    Quiz on Life Processes and IV/ DV this Friday Sept. 29. See Learning Targets in Google Classroom.

     


    Friday, Sept. 21

    Science

    1) Redo Penny lab graph if needed. Due tomorrow if you didn't turn it in today.

    2) Spend no more than 20 mins. on "Science Practices" worksheet. Do at least half of the questions to get full credit for the homework check tomorrow. Answering more than half of the questions is encouraged!

     English

    1.If you have not finished, the "Crush" handout, complete it for tomorrow. Everyone, read over your writing and be sure it flows and you have followed directions.

    Do not submit this in google classroom.

     

    Math

    Math 7 class: 

    Homework in google classroom (Quizzizz)  due Wed 9/26

    Unit 1 Test on Thursday and Friday 9/27 and 9/28

    Math 7 Honors:

    Homeowrk #3 due Thursday 9/27

    Unit 1 Test on Friday 9/28

     


     

     

    Thursday, Sept. 20

    Science

    1) Redo Penny lab graph if needed. Due tomorrow if you didn't turn it in today.

    2) Spend no more than 20 mins. on "Science Practices" worksheet. Do at least half of the questions to get full credit for the homework check tomorrow. Answering more than half of the questions is encouraged!

     English

    1.If you have not finished, the "Crush" handout, complete it for tomorrow. Everyone, read over your writing and be sure it flows and you have followed directions.

    Do not submit this in google classroom.

     

    Math

    Homework # 2 due Friday 9/21

     


    Tuesday, Sept. 18

    Science

    1) Redo Penny lab graph if needed. Due tomorrow if you didn't turn it in today.

    2) Spend no more than 20 mins. on "Science Practices" worksheet. Do at least half of the questions to get full credit for the homework check tomorrow. Answering more than half of the questions is encouraged!

     English

    1.From your anthology, read "A Crush" from start to finish for tomorrow's class.  Feel free to highlight, underline and make notes in the margins!

    Math

    Homework # 2 due Friday 9/21

     


    Monday, Sept. 17

    Science

    1) Redo Penny lab graph if needed. Due tomorrow if you didn't turn it in today.

    2) Spend no more than 20 mins. on "Science Practices" worksheet. Do at least half of the questions to get full credit for the homework check tomorrow. Answering more than half of the questions is encouraged!

     English

    1.From your anthology, read "A Crush" from start to finish for tomorrow's class.  Feel free to highlight, underline and make notes in the margins!

    Math

    Homework # 2 due Friday 9/21

     


     

    Friday, Sept. 14

    Science

    1) Redo Penny lab graph if needed. Due tomorrow if you didn't turn it in today.

    2) Spend no more than 20 mins. on "Science Practices" worksheet. Do at least half of the questions to get full credit for the homework check tomorrow. Answering more than half of the questions is encouraged!

     English

    1. Answer "The House" question in google classroom this weekend.  Submit your work.

    Math

    Homework # 1 due Friday 9/14

    math 7 class:  mini quiz on Thursday on angle relationships

     


     

    Thursday, Sept. 13

    Science

    1) Redo Penny lab graph if needed. Due tomorrow if you didn't turn it in today.

    2) Spend no more than 20 mins. on "Science Practices" worksheet. Do at least half of the questions to get full credit for the homework check tomorrow. Answering more than half of the questions is encouraged!

     English

    1. Using the paper I provided, create a book spine for your "Ideal bookshelf" book.  Spelling of book title and author's name must be accurate.  Include a picture that relates to your story; it can be simple but neat.  Suggestion: write in pencil first.  Due tomorrow.

    2. Bring two different colored highlighters to class tomorrow. 

    Math

    Homework # 1 due Friday 9/14

    math 7 class:  mini quiz on Thursday on angle relationships

     


     

    Wedensday, Sept. 12

    Science

    Make a graph of Tap and Soapy water drops Class Averages. Use ruler, no marker. Bring graph to class tomorrow.

     English

    1. Tonight you'll finish color coding the final draft of your paragraph and creating your title.  Tomorrow you'll turn in the following three papers, from top to bottom: rubic, final draft, and outline.

    Please be sure that you print the work out before class. Remember, underlining in colored pencil with a ruler is just as good as color printing.  : )

     

    Math

    Homework # 1 due Friday 9/14

    math 7 class:  mini quiz on Thursday on angle relationships

     


     Tuesday, Sept. 11

    Science

    Make and bring in blank data table for Penny experiment tomorrow. Hint: The table should have two columns.

     English

    1. Tonight you'll finish writing the paragraph, revise and edit.  Use the "Proper Noun," "Parts of a Paragraph" and the "Check list" to help you meet criteria.

    Tomorrow in class, we'll color code.

     


    Thursday , Septermber 6, 2018

    English

    1. Review blue "Parts of a Paragraph.  Due tomorrow.

    2. Go to google classroom. Read my sample paragraph and note the color coding. 

    3. Choose your book and complete the outline given in class today.  Due tomorrow.

     Math  Complete Math Autobigoraphy by Friday

    Science 

    1) Finish reading Safety First packet

    2) Write 7 safety practices the person is not following on the "Safety Slacker" worksheet. Use complete sentences. Due tomorrow.

    World Geography


    Tuesday , Septermber 4, 2018

    English

    1. Compete the "Ideal Bookshelf" Planning and Organization handout.  Due Thursday.

    2. If you have not signed the technology agreement, do so tonight so you can bring your Chromebook home tomorrow.

     

     Math  Complete Math Autobigoraphy by Friday

    Science

    World Geography


    Wednesday, August 30, 2018

    English

    1. Read "English Expectations" with an adult. Discuss the handout and two strategies that will help you be a successful seventh grade student. That adult should sign the English Expectations" handout.  Due Tuesday.

    2. Items on the materials list due Tuesday.

     Math

    Science

    World Geography