Date | ELA | Math | Science (2nd Sem) | Social Studies (1st semester) | ||
7/30 | Work on meme activity (due Monday) | wksht #2-32 even #'s only Quiz next Tuesday on scientific notation | finish elective choices tonight (on homepage) | |||
7/31 | (due Monday) -Welcome Back Poetry assignment due Thursday, Aug. 7 | wksht on sci. notation (do not do the whole wksht, we discussed which ones to do in class) Quiz Tues | Geo Cards 1 &2 are due Monday (see 4 regions notes on my page) | |||
8/1 | -Monday week 2 DGP -Meme activity due Monday -Welcome Back Poetry assignment due Thursday, Aug. 7 -Poetry topics and Poem Titles alpha boxes due Monday, Aug. 11 | Geo Cards 1 &2 and NC Art Map due Monday | ||||
8/4 | -Tuesday week 2 DGP -Welcome Back Poetry assignment due Thursday, Aug. 7 -Poetry topics and Poem Titles alpha boxes due Monday, Aug. 11 | finish "getting 2 know" chart and questions for Tuesday | ||||
8/5 | -Wednesday week 2 DGP -Found poem due in notebook -Welcome Back Poetry assignment due Thursday, Aug. 7 -Vocabulary lesson 11 roots and definitions due Friday, Aug. 8 -Poetry topics and Poem Titles alpha boxes due Monday, Aug. 11 | | 3-2-1-C of notes due Wednesday; Quiz on 4 regions is Friday | |||
8/6 | -Thursday week 2 DGP -Welcome Back Poetry assignment due tomorrow -Vocabulary lesson 11 roots and definitions due Friday, Aug. 8 -Poetry topics and Poem Titles alpha boxes due Monday, Aug. 11 | Math I: p.13 50-58 p.15 74-83 p.20 11-18 p.62 78-81 Quiz on Friday Math 8: perfect sq. wksht | quiz on regions is Friday | |||
8/7 | -Friday week 2 DGP -Vocabulary lesson 11 roots and definitions due Friday, Aug. 8 -Poetry topics and Poem Titles alpha boxes due Monday, Aug. 11 | Math I: p.67 42-49 p.82 35-46 p.83 71-74 Quiz tomorrow Math 8: squares & square root wksht Quiz on Monday | study for regions quiz; find 5 "unfamiliar words" from close read and define/ (in own words)/draw them in classwork section of spiral | |||
8/8 | -Monday week 3 DGP -Finish symbolism, tone, theme practice -Poetry topics and Poem Titles alpha boxes due Monday, Aug. 11 | Math I: p.122 32-39 p.123 51-54 Math 8: expressions with sq. roots wksht Quiz Monday | 5 "unfamiliar words" from Declaration of Independence activity due Monday | |||
8/11 | -Tuesday week 3 DGP -complete gerund practice 1 -Pick reading activity for in-class assignment on Friday | Math I: p.122 40-43 p.130 39-47 Math 8: No homework | Geo Card #3 (National Archives) due Wed | |||
8/12 | -Wednesday week 3 DGP -complete gerund practice 2 -Pick reading activity for in-class assignment on Friday | Math I: word problem wksht. p.130 54-55,60-62 * Quiz on Friday Math 8: cube &cube roots wksht *Unit test Monday | Geo Card #3 (National Archives) due Wednesday | |||
8/13 | -Thursday week 3 DGP -complete gerund practice 3 (2nd period complete 1-8 only) -Pick reading activity for in-class assignment on Friday (note: there is a PDF version of this on my website. See me before Friday if you can't access either document) | Math I: p.130 56-58 p.131 9-10,24-31 * Quiz Friday Math 8: Estimating square roots Test on Monday | Current Event #1 (http://www.cnn.com /studentnews/) is due Friday; started researching spoken word poem today in class. Poem will be performed/turned in on Tuesday 8/19 | |||
8/14 | -Friday week 3 DGP -Gerund practice 3 9-15 (2nd period only) --Pick reading activity for in-class assignment on Friday (note: there is a PDF version of this on my website. See me before Friday if you can't access either document) | Math I: p.137 18-23 p.139 49-55 * Quiz tomorrow Math 8: square&cube root wksht *Test Monday | spoken word poem/rubric is due Tuesday; Test on regions and Revolution will be on Friday 8/22 (study guide will be posted shortly :) | |||
8/15 | -Monday week 4 DGP -Complete gerund practice 4 1-13 -Finish blackout poem (if not finished in class) and put in writer's notebook -study - lesson 11 vocabulary quiz on Tuesday | Math I: | spoken word poem/rubric is due Tuesday (practice presentation :); Test on regions and revolution will be Friday (see Study Guide posted on my site) | |||
8/18 | -Tuesday week 4 DGP -Lesson 11 vocabulary quiz tomorrow -Lesson 12 roots and definitions due Monday -study - gerunds quiz later this week | Math I: p.163 9-14 (2nd period only 9-12) Math 8: no homework | Spoken word poem /rubric due Tuesday; Test is Friday on regions and revolution | |||
8/19 | Wednesday Week 4 DGP; complete gerund practice ws; revise first and second stanzas of parallel poem | Math I: complete word problem wksht Math 8: exponent wksht | Current Event #2 (Tuesday's episode) is due Thursday; study for test on regions and revolution for Friday (see Study Guide-quizlet on my page :) | |||
8/20 | Thursday week 4 DGP; study for gerund quiz; revise third stanza of parallel poem | Math I: test tomorrow Study guide answers Math 8: simplfy exponent wksht | current event #2 (8/19 episode) due Thursday; Test on regions and revolution is Friday (use Study Guide and quizlet cards :) | |||
8/21 | Friday week 4 DGP; complete at least first 5 stanzas of your parallel poem | Math I: No hmwk Math 8: simplfy exponent wksht | study for test tomorrow :) | |||
8/22 | Non-fiction book projects due Thursday 8/28; lesson 12 Roots/Definitions are due Monday, 8/25; "Poems can tell about places" (minimum 15 lines) due Wednesday 8/27 in notebooks | Math I: p.222 42 p.223 43-50 p.224 70 Math 8: Redo exponent rules wksht | took test; early release; conferences; no hw :) | |||
8/25 | DGP for Tuesday Publish parallel poem on one front due Wed 8/27 Create a collage as the background for your poster Voc lesson 12 | Math I: p.225 80-84 p.230 11-16 *Quiz Wed Math 8: simplfy exponent wksht *Quiz Thursday | Geo Card #4 (Legislative Building in downtown Raleigh) is due Tuesday | |||
8/26 | DGP for Wednesday Finish parallel poem poster Vocab Lesson 12 activity 3 | Math I: p.230 17-20,29-32 p.238 49-51 *Quiz Wed Math 8: simplify exponents wksht *Quiz Thursday | 3-2-1-C of Constitution notes due Wed; Current Event #3 (Tuesday's episode) due Thursday | |||
8/27 | DGP - Thursday; Non-fiction book project due Thursday | Math I: no hmwk Math 8: simplify exponents wksht *Quiz Thursday | Current Event #3 (8/26 episode) due Thursday | |||
8/28 | -Monday week 6 DGP -complete "Negative Quality" poem (minimum 16 lines, abcb rhyme scheme, must reveal that you are talking about yourself in a creative/clever way); final copy should be typed or in blue/black pen in your notebook and should be illustrated/decorated with at least 1 image that ties into the poem | Math I: p.254 1-6,9 p.256 19-25 Math 8: division rules for exp. wksht | be here for field trip to Tryon Palace at 7:15 :) | |||
8/29 | enjoy long weekend :) | |||||
9/1 | Labor Day | |||||
9/2 | -Wed week 6 DGP -study - DGP quiz on Thursday -keep reading your nonfiction books (if you've finished your second book, feel free to start your next book project...due date TBD) | Math I: p.259 5-8 p.260 21-26, 32-36 *Quiz on Thursday Math 8: Division wksht *Test on exponents Friday | Current Event #4 (9/2 episode) is due Thursday; Quiz on Constitutions is Fri | |||
9/3 | -Thursday week 6 DGP -complete pg. 7 participle practice (1st and 3rd only) -DGP quiz tomorrow -next nonfiction book project due 9/12 | Math I: p.259 17-20 p.260 37-40 p.261 41-42,49-52 *Quiz tomorrow Math 8: wksht review of exponent rules *Test on Friday | Current Event #4 (9/2 episode) is due Thursday; Quiz on Constitution is Friday :) | |||
9/4 | -Friday week 6 DGP -pg. 8 participle practice (1st and 3rd only) -More gerund practice (2nd period only) -work on spoken word poem rough draft (due Mon. 9/8) -next nonfiction book project due Friday 9/12 (see me if you need a copy of the project list) | Math I: p.266 12-14 p.267 26, 36-38 p.268 42-47 Math 8: Test tomorrow | study for quiz on Constitution tomorrow :) | |||
9/5 | -Monday week 7 DGP -spoken word rough draft due Monday -nonfiction book project #2 due Friday (see me if you need a list of project choices) | Math I: p.272 1-18 p. 275 37-40 Math 8: | no hw :) | |||
9/8 | -Tuesday week 7 DGP -Gerund practice quiz (2nd period only) -Gerunds and Participle practice (1st and 3rd periods) -study - lesson 12 vocabulary quiz Wednesday -Spoken word performances start Thursday -Nonfiction book project for second book due Friday | Math I: p.280-281 2-20 even #'s only 24-26,38-40 *Unit test on functions Thursday Math 8: multiplying and dividing exponents in sci. notation wksht | current event #5 (9/8 episode) is due Wednesday | |||
9/9 | -Wednesday week 7 DGP -Gerund practice quiz (2nd period only) -Gerunds and Participle practice (1st and 3rd periods) -study - lesson 12 vocabulary quiz Wednesday -Spoken word performances start Thursday -Nonfiction book project for second book due Friday | Math I: p.282 51-53,55-60 (2nd period only: p.281 24-26,38-40) Math 8: Add/sub wksht *Quiz on Wed | current event #5 due Wednesday; 5 unfamiliar words (letters from T Jefferson and Meriwether Lewis) due Thursday | |||
9/10 | -Thursday week 7 DGP -Spoken word performances start tomorrow -Nonfiction book project for second book due Friday | Math I: test tomorrow test review answers Math 8: No hmwk | 5 unfamiliar words/definitions /illustrations from "Letters" assignment are due Thursday (posted on my site :) | |||
9/11 | -Friday week 7 DGP -nonfiction book project 2 due tomorrow -lesson 13 vocabulary roots and definitions due Monday -Poetry unit test tentatively scheduled for Tuesday | Math I: weekly sheet is due Math 8: Complete word problem wksht *Test Tuesday | 3-2-1-C of 9/11 discussion due Friday http://tributewtc.org | |||
9/12 | -Monday week 8 DGP -Lesson 13 roots and definitions due -Poetry unit test on Tuesday |
recursive rule wksht Math 8: sci notation wksht | study "moving west" notes for quiz on Monday (Louisiana Purchase, Lewis and Clark, War of 1812). Also, know "timeline" of events (when purchase, L & C and Treaty of Ghent happened :) | |||
9/15 | -Tuesday week 8 DGP -Study for your poetry test | Math I: comparing rules wksht *Quiz Friday Math 8: Test tomorrow complete study guide | Current Event #6 (9/15) is due Wednesday | |||
9/16 | -Wednesday week 8 DGP -Participles practice quiz (1st and 3rd periods) -Gerunds practice quiz (2nd period) | current event #6 (9/15) due Wednesday | ||||
9/17 | -Thursday week 8 DGP -Infinitive practice pg. 7 (1st and 3rd periods only) -Participles practice pg. 1 only (2nd period) -Have book club book (biography or autobiography about writer) by Friday - I'll be checking to see that you have it | Math I: translation wksht Math 8: wksht | 3-2-1-C of Oregon Trail and Trail of Tears due Thursday | |||
9/18 | -Friday week 8 DGP -Infinitive practice pg. 7 (1st and 3rd periods only) -Participles practice pg. 1 only (2nd period) -Have book club book (biography or autobiography about writer) by Friday - I'll be checking to see that you have it | Math I: -complete transformation wkshts. -weekly sheet *Quiz tomorrow Math 8: wksht | Westward Expansion map/paragraphs due Tuesday; benchmark is Wednesday (see my site for link :) | |||
9/19 | -Monday week 9 DGP -read your book for Book Club; Book Club starts 9/29 -study - lesson 13 vocabulary quiz and gerunds and participles test next week | Math I: no hmwk Math 8: backside of wksht from yesterday | map/paragraphs due Tuesday; study for test on Wednesday (see link on my page :) | |||
9/22 | -Tuesday week 9 DGP -study - lesson 13 vocabulary quiz tomorrow. Use this quizlet to help you study -finish verbal review handout (1st and 3rd) -finish gerunds and participles handout (2nd period) -study - verbal test on Wednesday -read your book for Book Club! | Math I: perfect square wksht math 8: comparing/ordering wksht *quiz wed | map/paragraph due Tuesday; study test on Wednesday (see my page for link) | |||
9/23 | -Wednesday week 9 DGP -study - verbals test tomorrow -read your book for Book Club; Book Club starts Monday 9/29 | Math I: square root wksht Math 8: "the number system" wksht *quiz tomorrow | ||||
9/24 | -Thursday and Friday week 9 DGP -Read your book for Book Club; Book Club starts Monday 9/29 | Math 8: study for benchmark Math I: weekly sheet study for benchmark | took benchmark today no hw :) | |||
9/25 | No School | no school | ||||
9/26 | -Complete Book Club prep work for Monday -Make sure to bring your book and prep work to class on Monday | Math 8: No hmwk Math I: No hmwk | enjoy the weather :) | |||
9/29 | Complete Book Club prep work for Tuesday -Bring your prep work and book for Book Club tomorrow! | Math I: cube root wksht Math 8: simplfying perfect squares wksht even #s only | Current Event #7 (9/29 episode) due Tuesday | |||
9/30 | Math I: estimating square roots wksht Math 8: simplfy square roots wkst | bring disposable lunch/snack and appropriate shoes for Bennett Farm | ||||
10/1 | 3-2-1-C of Bennett Farm trip (handout) due Thursday | |||||
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10/3 |