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Day 5, March 2, 2015
8th Grade Assignments
Algebra 1
Work Day over 8-6 and 8-7
English
LESSON:
Tan obj. sheet / collect. Pick up two new ones.
Return riddle poems and spelling test wk. 14
Spelling pretest wk. 15
BR review
Re-read / discuss # 986
Begin discussing # 712 / do activity (if time?)
Tan obj. sheet
ASSIGNMENT:
Read the background information about Theodore Roethke in your packet for tomorrow.
History
LESSON:
Check in / go over 11:4 SG w/ PPT.
Do 11:4 BR and go over
Intro. 11:5
Read 11:5
Do 11:5 SG
Report back to Mr. Boone tomorrow.
Hand out ch. 11 flashcards and new CE form.
ASSIGNMENT:
Ch. 11 flashcards due Tuesday
Ch. 11 test on Thursday.
Current Event due Friday
Literature
Independent Reading (20 minutes) book log due Friday
Unit 8 Vocabulary Sentences & Synonyms due Wednesday
Book Trailer needs to be completed and uploaded to the YouTube classroom account & Moodle by Thursday
Pre-Algebra
Section 10-1A
Assign: 1-8 all
SCI English
1st: page 67
8th: prewrite preface 3
SCI Literature
vocab review sheet
SCI Math
making sides equal
Science
Knows how the tilt of the Earth’s revolution around the sun affects seasons and weather patterns
Monday: Forming wind /Earth’s unequal heating
15:2 Test
Work on 15:3 SG until all done with test
Video: Earth’s unequal heating
Discuss: curved surface / tilt of earth
Video on Coriolis effect
Discuss
Assignment: 15:3 SG front side
7th Grade Assignments
English
Spelling pretest #20
Hand in final personal narrative with all required items in writing file
Return Jan. character topic—record in benchmark file.
Discuss Feb. character topic about choices and review expectations/requirements—see purple handout in binder
Assign: Write missed spelling words; Feb. character topic (choices) due Wed.
Geography
Bell Ringer: How does the altiplano in Bolivia impact the people and land of the country?
Objective: Time Reports: Waging War on Drugs
Activity: 60 minutes - Super Cartel, read Time Reports - generate discussion question. Work on study guide
Assignment: Chapter 9 study guide - test on wednesday
Literature
Bell Ringer: Partnered Book Talks. (RL7.2)
Objective: Building reading comprehension through independent practice. Continue comparison of film version of The Giver to the text.
Independent reading / book talks. (IA.1 & 2; RL7.1 &2).
Return Giver Essay Tests and discuss. File. (RL 7.1 & 7.2)
Continue watching The Giver, stopping to take notes of comparison/contrast. (RL7.1, 7.2, & 7.7)
Assignment: Read independently. Q3 Book Log is due on Friday! (All book talks cannot be done on Friday! Schedule with me.)
Math
No Assignment
Science
Warm Up Question # 94
Hand back Control Unit Tests & File
Review Skeletal System Unit Vocab
Review Bone & Vertebrae Diagram - PMWB
Skeletal System Notes Activity
Fill in Skeletal System Notes
Assignments:
Types of Joints Wksht – Due Tues.
Review Vocab & Diagram for TEST Wed. 4/2
6th Grade Assignments
English
take spelling pretest--master list--last spelling test of quarter 3
review compound parts--tongue twister challenge
intro to compound sentences
Assignment: spelling practice words, partial instructions on compound sentence worksheet
Literature
WAD #40 -- dilapidated
Read aloud Rowan of Rin
Middle Ages character research (due by Tuesday at end of period)
Assignment -- read 1/2 hour; study for WAD quiz sections 6-8
Math
Page 470 #’s 1-20 and 34-36
Science
Who Is Guilty Prewrite (Use your evidence board)
Social Studies
Study for Test!
Tuesday
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Day 6, March 3, 2015
8th Grade Assignments
Algebra 1
Section 8-8
Assign: 16-46 evens Due Thurs
English
LESSON:
Tan obj. sheet
BR review
Finish # 712 and activity (if needed)
Roethke background / powerpoint
Do “Child on Top of a Greenhouse” in packet in table teams / discuss
Tan obj. sheet
ASSIGNMENT:
“My Papa’s Waltz” w/ schema worksheet due Wednesday.
History
LESSON:
Respond to / discuss essential ?s for ch. 11
Check in / go over Ch. 11 flashcards work time
Begin ch. 11 review or allow class time to work on CE
ASSIGNMENT:
Ch. 11 test Thursday
CE due Friday
Literature
Bell Ringer: Take Time for Ten – complete Day 4 of the independent reading log
Book Trailer - PowToon Workshop – UCT points
ASSIGNMENT:
Unit 8 Vocabulary Sentences & Synonyms due Wednesday
Book Trailer needs to be completed and uploaded to the YouTube classroom account & Moodle by Thursday
Independent Reading (20 minutes) book log due Friday
Pre-Algebra
Section 10-2A
Assign: 2-10 evens
SCI English
spelling sentences
SCI Literature
no assignment
SCI Math
plugging in variables
Science
Global winds
BR-review equal heating / Coriolis effect
Hand back 15:2 test and record
Check 15:3 front side
Global wind patterns—label diagram
Discuss how form/how affects Iowa
Assignment: 15:3 back side
7th Grade Assignments
English
Hand in spelling words
Workshop for Feb. character topic about choices
Assign: Character topic due tomorrow
Geography
Bell Ringer: Question from study guide
Objective: Correct study guide and prepare for test
Activity: correct study guide, play review game
Assignment: study for test
Literature
Bell Ringer: Study Just Asking Vocabulary. RL7.4)
Objective: Build student reading comprehension through vocabulary building. Continue comparison of film version of The Giver to the text.
Turn in Just Asking Vocabulary Sentences. (RL7.4)
Review Just Asking Vocabulary. (RL7.4)
Continue watching The Giver, stopping to take notes of comparison/contrast. (RL7.1, 7.2, & 7.7)
Assignment: Study Just Asking Vocabulary. Test on Thursday.
Math
Basic pg. 452-454 1-5, 27
Average pg. 452-454 6-22 evens, 26 & 27
Advanced pg. 452-454 16-22 evens, 23-28 all
Science
Warm Up Question # 95
Why are some people double jointed? Video
Review & Discuss The Skeleton Notes
Begin Bones Exploration Lab Activity
Fill in Bones Notes during Lab Activity
Assignments:
Review Vocab, Diagram, & Notes for TEST Fri.
6th Grade Assignments
English
take notes on simple and compound sentences
finish compound sentence worksheet--hand in
SCOPE article--editing for sentence structure
Assignment: create a sentence worksheet, optional challenge sentences
Literature
WAD Quiz sections 6-8 (#26-40)
Read aloud Rowan of Rin
Middle Ages character research
Begin work on I Am Poem rough draft
Assignment -- read 1/2 hour
Math
Page 476 #’s 1-17
Science
Continue to draft paper
Social Studies
None
Wednesday
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Day 1, March 4, 2015
8th Grade Assignments
Algebra 1
Section 8-8
Assign: 16-46 evens Due Thurs
English
Tan obj. sheet
BR Review
Re-read “My Papa’s Waltz”—debate about figure in itself---2 corners of room
Answer ?s about “My Papa’s Waltz” in packet
Tan obj. sheet
ASSIGNMENT:
Read “4 Little Foxes” in packet for Friday. Mr. McDonald here tomorrow…HS long term planning / freshman year class schedule.
History
LESSON
Ch. 11 Hot Seat / 1 vs. All game
Study / review for Ch. 11 test
ASSIGNMENT:
Study for Ch. 11 test on Thursday.
CE due Friday
Literature
4 written poem preface prewrites due Thursday
Book Trailer needs to be completed and uploaded to the YouTube classroom account & Moodle by Thursday
Unit 8 Vocabulary Quiz on Friday
Pre-Algebra
Section 10-2B
Assign: 2-10 evens
SCI English
no assignment
SCI Literature
correct vocab review sheet
SCI Math
expressions review 1
Science
local winds
BR-PMWB to label wind belts
Check 15:3 front
Jet stream winds
Check jet stream online
Land / sea breeze
Valley / mt breeze
Assignment: 15:3 test on Friday
7th Grade Assignments
English
Hand in Feb. character topic
Begin Name Unit—put together packets & introduce unit
Begin reading pgs. 1-6 in packet as a class
Assign: Quiz tomorrow over pgs. 1-6 in packet
Geography
Bell Ringer: Review study guide for 3 minutes with partner
Objective: Take Test
Activity: Take test, work on homework
Assignment: no assignment
Literature
Bell Ringer: 1. What significant changes do you see in the movie? RL7.7)
Objective: Building reading comprehension through independent practice. Continue comparison of film version of The Giver to the text.
Independent reading / book talks. (IA.1 & 2; RL7.1 &2).
Continue watching The Giver, stopping to take notes of comparison/contrast. (RL7.1, 7.2, & 7.7)
Assignment: Read independently. Q3 Book Log is due on Friday! Vocabulary test tomorrow.
Math
Basic pg. 460-462 1,2,3,9
Average pg. 460-462 3-6 all, 8 & 9
Advanced pg. 460-462 3-9 all
Science
Bones Exploration Lab Activity
Fill in Bones Notes during Lab Activity
Review & Discuss Bones Notes
Assignments:
Review Vocab, Diagram, & Notes for TEST Fri.
6th Grade Assignments
English
review compound sentences--challenge sentences
take notes on fragments and run-ons
Assignment: fragment/run-on worksheet
Literature
WAD #41 -- falter
Word parts: syn, sym
Read aloud Rowan of Rin
Work time on publishing I Am poems (Middle Ages character)
Assignment -- read 1/2 hour
Math
Page 483 #'s 1-16
Science
Finish drafting "Who Is Guilty" paper
Social Studies
Arabia Map
Thursday
Day 2, March 5, 2015
Friday
Day 3, March 6, 2015