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Day 6, November 24, 2014
8th Grade Assignments
Algebra 1
Introduce Chapter 6 - Systems of Linear equations
English
EL/COMMON CORE: (RL.8.2)
OBJECTIVES: Read and comprehend Anne Frank’s story in play format.
LESSON: No spelling or DOL this week.
Act II review
Act II test / correct
Hand out flashcards for Unit test (Tuesday after Thanksgiving break)
ASSIGNMENT:
History
LESSON:
Ch. 7 history test
ASSIGNMENT:
None
Literature
COMMON CORE: RI.8.3; W.8.8
OBJECTIVES:
I can determine the main idea of a text.
I can gather relevant information from print and digital sources, assessing whether the evidence is relevant and sufficient.
LESSON:
Bell Ringer: Review sources handout
Finish reading and identifying the main idea from The Holocaust by Susan Willoughby (2 articles)
Begin finding sources for Holocaust research topic
1 book
1 internet website
1 online database (AEA online source)
ASSIGNMENT:
Find one book source for your topic due Tuesday/Wednesday
Independent Reading (30 minutes) daily requirement
Pre-Algebra
Graphing Non-Linear Function - No Homework.
SCI English
no assignment
SCI Literature
Read 15 minutes
SCI Math
Operation review
Science
1.7 know how the internal forces affect external activities
Monday: Sea Floor Spreading / PPT
BR- Continental Drift & Seafloor spreading review
Check 10:2
Hand in Water notes
Video clip on Magnetic reversal (3 min)
Discuss video clip
Intro to Lesson on line
Must complete Earth diagrams and start on Chart
Assignment: Look up forces and faults in textbook
7th Grade Assignments
English
No spelling this week.
DEP
Review comma rules from packet pgs. 2-4--Partners work on Comma Review #1
Assign: Finish Comma Review #1, if needed.
Geography
Bell Ringer: Why is Vancouver an important trading port to Asian countries?
Objective: Identify the different people groups in Canada. Explain Canada's form of government.
Activity: get new seats, correct and discuss chapter 5 section 1. Read together pages 165-167. Read on your own 167-169. Western states and capitals pretest.
Assignment: guided reading questions. study for states and capitals
Literature
Bell Ringer #4. Why do you want to make connections to what you read? (IA.1)
Objective: Build reading comprehension strategy understanding and use.
Discuss student samples of Reader Response Writes. (IA.1)
Rough draft schema book blog response. (IA.1)
Assignment: Complete rough draft of blog response. Typing tomorrow.
Math
Basic pg. 238-239 1-10 all, 34
Average pg. 238-239 12-34 evens
Advanced pg. 238-239 20-28 evens, 29-34 all
Science
Hand back Cell Processes Unit Tests & File Away
Hand back assignments
Introduce Mitosis Unit – “Grow & Develop”
Review Cell Structure Diagram - Nucleus, Chromosomes, Centrioles
Discuss & Fill in Mitosis Unit Vocab
Video – Mitosis Animation (Cells Alive)
Assignments:
Bring scissors, glue, markers, & notecards to class on Tuesday 11/25
6th Grade Assignments
English
No spelling test this week!
writing workshop: finish dialogue, type and print
Assingment: print dialogue -- if you are ready
Literature
Complete planners, logs, and bellringer
WAD #8 - transparent
Share/hand in personification poems
Begin typing poems for portfolio piece
Assignment -- read 1/2 hour; poems for portfolio due by end of period on Tuesday; study for Figurative Language quiz
Math
Prepare for quiz on changing number types tomorrow.
Pages 257-259 have some great stuff on them.
Science
Changing Matter (Evaporation & Condensation) (Read 42-43)
Social Studies
Self-Evaluation
Tuesday
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Day 1, November 25, 2014
8th Grade Assignments
Algebra 1
Crypto Tournament!
English
EL/COMMON CORE: (RL.8.10) (W.8.9) (W.8.5) (RL.8.7)
OBJECTIVES: Using a writing / planning guide from Mrs. Oolman, students will identify and analyze specific instances in the play that are in direct contrast to what the student knows to be true from the background information given about Anne Frank.
LESSON:
Periods 1 and 5-8---bowling in morning.
Fill out play analysis worksheet
ASSIGNMENT:
AF Unit Test on Tuesday of next week. Complete / take home flashcards to study.
History
LESSON:
No class today—special schedule for bowling activity
ASSIGNMENT:
None
Literature
COMMON CORE: W.8.8
OBJECTIVES:
I can gather relevant information from print and digital sources, assessing whether the evidence is relevant and sufficient.
LESSON:
Bell Ringer: Take Time for Ten (independent reading for 10 minutes)
Holocaust topic research
1 book
1 internet website
1 online database (AEA online source)
ASSIGNMENT:
Independent Reading (90 minutes) weekend requirement
Pre-Algebra
Crypto Tournament!
SCI English
no assignment
SCI Literature
no assignment
SCI Math
no assignment
Science
Tuesday: Bowling am—afternoon classes
BR-Magnetic reversal
Lesson on Line:
Check diagrams / Part of chart
Finish Plate Boundary Chart
Answer Qs over
Read Current Science
Assignment: Happy Thanksgiving
7th Grade Assignments
English
DEP
Review comma rules from packet pgs. 2-4--Partners work on Comma Review #2 and Comma Matching
Assign: Finish Comma Review #2 and Comma Matching, if needed. Commas TEST coming up soon after Thanksgiving break. Don’t forget all you know about commas!!
Geography
Bell Ringer: Why does Canada have two national languages?
Objective: Take western states and capitals final test
Activity: take test
Assignment: no assignment
Literature
Bell Ringer: Partnered Book Talks
Objective: Build reading comprehension strategy understanding and use.
Final draft schema book blog response. (IA.1)
Independent reading & book talks.
Assignment: Read independently. Q2 ends soon than you think!
Math
No Assignment
Science
Warm Up Question # 52
Hand back Forms of Reproduction Quiz & File Away
Flashcard Materials Check-in (scissors, glue, markers, & notecards)
Make My Mitosis Flashcards
Assignment:
Mastery Review (back side of the purple sheet) - Due Monday 12/1
6th Grade Assignments
English
writing workshop--print dialogue, revise and edit on paper
Share dialogues with class. Peer conference
Assignment: bring FINAL printed dialogue to class on Monday (enough copies for each of the group members and one for Mrs. J)
Literature
Complete planners, logs, and bellringer
WAD #9 - accomplished
Figurative Language Quiz
Complete typing poems for portfolio piece
Assignment -- read leisurely over Thanksgiving Break
Math
Quiz today, no assignment.
Science
Evaporating Away
Social Studies
Comparing & Contrasting Paragraph
Wednesday
Print Wednesday Assignments
Day 2, November 26, 2014
8th Grade Assignments
Algebra 1
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
English
EL/COMMON CORE: (RL.8.10) (W.8.9) (W.8.5) (RL.8.7)
OBJECTIVES: Using a writing / planning guide from Mrs. Oolman, students will identify and analyze specific instances in the play that are in direct contrast to what the student knows to be true from the background information given about Anne Frank.
LESSON: Periods 1 -4 ---p.m. Johnny Tremain video viewing
Fill out play analysis worksheet
ASSIGNMENT:
AF Unit Test on Tuesday of next week. Complete / take home flashcards to study.
History
LESSON
Return / file / record ch. 7 history test.
News Brain / Bowl activity
ASSIGNMENT:
None
Literature
COMMON CORE: W.8.8
OBJECTIVES:
I can gather relevant information from print and digital sources, assessing whether the evidence is relevant and sufficient.
LESSON:
Bell Ringer: Take Time for Ten (independent reading for 10 minutes)
Holocaust topic research
1 book
1 internet website
1 online database (AEA online source)
ASSIGNMENT:
Independent Reading (90 minutes) weekend requirement
Early Out
Pre-Algebra
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
SCI English
no assignment
SCI Literature
no assignment
SCI Math
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
Science
Wednesday: morning classes/History video pm
BR-Magnetic reversal
Lesson on Line:
Check diagrams / Part of chart
Finish Plate Boundary Chart
Answer Qs over
Read Current Science
Assignment: Happy Thanksgiving
7th Grade Assignments
English
No assignment
Geography
Bowling
Literature
No Assignment - Bowling & National Treasure
Math
No Assignment
Science
Have a Happy Thanksgiving!
6th Grade Assignments
English
No homework for break IF your dialogue is printed!
Literature
Roller-skating today -- No regular classes
Assignment -- Read leisurely over Thanksgiving Break
Math
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
Science
None
Social Studies
**TEST RETAKES--Correct Ancient Meso. Test**
Thursday
No School, November 27, 2014
Friday
No School, November 28, 2014