Middle School Assignments


Monday
Day 4, November 23, 2020
8th Grade Assignments
Algebra 1
Lines of Best fit
Assign: No HW
English
LESSON:
BR: go over 10A - 10B--distinguishing infinitives from prepositions in a sentence
With a partner, practice identifying prepositional phrases, infinitives, verbs, and subjects in sentences (11A-11B). Go over as a class
Introduce Preposition poem writing activity with Google Classroom document. Google Slideshow also available.
ASSIGNMENT:
Marinate the idea of your poem. Pick a SUBJECT to write about! Be ready to write when you return! Eat a lotta turkey.
History
Objective: Students will prepare for their test over Ch. 7, the Road to the Revolution.
Bell-ringer: On back side of Ch. 7 bell-ringer paper, write down names, places, references you recognize from YouTube video “Britain, We Are Never Getting Back Together”
Activities: Finish 7:4 lecture (Period 4); Study for Chapter 7 Test; Play Review Game; Review with Quizlet Live
Assignment: Study for Ch. 7 Test (tomorrow); Catch up on any late work before break.
Literature
BELL RINGER: Review rubrics for 5-Paragraph (Beyond Proficient) and 3-Paragraph (Proficient) essays
LESSON:
Type body paragraphs 2 & 3.
Instruct students how to complete the conclusion.
Review expectations for the essay work time on Tuesday.
Hand out the movie critique and review expectations for the movie.
ASSIGNMENT:
Rough Draft due at the end of the essay work time on Tuesday.
Pre-Algebra
Proportional Relationships on Khan Academy
Assign: No HW
SCI English
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
SCI Literature
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
SCI Math
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
Science
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
7th Grade Assignments
English
No spelling this week.
Explain “Character Assignment” in GC
Worktime for “Character Assignment”
Assign: “Character Assignment” (GC) due tomorrow
Geography
Bell Ringer: weekend update
Activity: share country profile to google classroom. Country comparison assignment.
CNN 10 - current events summary.
no assignment
Literature
Objective: Build reading comprehension through understanding author bias.
Quote Sandwich Notes
Differing points of view (2 paragraphs same topic)
Write down differences
Assignment: Week 4 Log and purple form due tomorrow (printed)
Math
No Assignment
Science
Agenda:
Warm Up Question # 21 – Think-Pair-Share
Genetics & Heredity Notes – Genetics & Alleles
Read through Genetics & Alleles Notes (GC)
Fill in Genetics & Alleles Notes
Answer Genetics & Alleles Questions
DNA Mutation Games
Assignments:
Complete Genetics & Alleles Notes – Due Monday 11/30
6th Grade Assignments
English
folding, stuffing, and mailing a business letter
RWW writing workshop--respond to a business letter
Assignment: finish and print business letter response
Literature
WAD #3 - glum
Read "Malala the Powerful" (Scope Scholastic October 2020)
Assignment: Read 1/2 hour, Aha Bookmark due tomorrow
Math
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
Science
Bell Ringer - What was your goal for your test? How did you prepare? Does this match how you did?
Test Corrections
Go through Physical Science Question Board
HW - Test Corrections Due
Social Studies
OBJ: Students will understand the geography of the Fertile Crescent
BR: Grateful Comment, Bing News Quiz
Activities: Bing News Quiz, Hammurabi Handout, Vocab Check, Begin Geography Notes
Assignment: No Assignment
Tuesday
Day 5, November 24, 2020
8th Grade Assignments
Algebra 1
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
English
Special Schedule for 8th graders:
Exploratory
HR
Core Class History--Exam Ch. 7 Road to the Revolution
Break
Core Class Literature - Essay Writing Workshop
Lunch schedule
Movie
Ice Cream break
Movie
HW: Fill out movie critique and turn in before leaving.
History
Outsiders Movie Schedule
8:12-8:53 - Exploratory
8:56-9:02 - Homeroom
9:05-10:00 – History Test
10:00 – 10:10 – Break
10:10 – 11:10 - Literature Essay - The Outsiders Thematic Essay
11:10 – 11:35 – STAR
11:35 - 12:00 - Activity/DS
12:00 – 12:25 – Lunch
12:25 - 12:30 - Introduction to The Outsiders and begin watching the movie at 11:15
12:30 - 1:07 – Watch The Outsiders
1:10 - 1:50 - Band/Study Hall
1:50 - 2:05 - Service ice cream sundaes
2:05 - 3:02 - Finish The Outsiders
3:02 - 3:15 - Finish the movie critique and turn in to your homeroom teacher.
Literature
LESSON:
Theme Essay Work Time - rough draft due at the end of the work time.
ASSIGNMENT:
Enjoy Thanksgiving Break!
Pre-Algebra
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
SCI English
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
SCI Literature
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
SCI Math
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
Science
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
7th Grade Assignments
English
Hand in “Character Assignment”
Thanksgiving Kahoot
No assignment
Geography
Bell Ringer:
Activity: finish current events summary. Thanksgiving competitions
no assignment
Literature
Objective: Build reading comprehension through understanding author bias.
Review differing points
Worksheet extra practice
Assignment: 20 min IR
Math
No Assignment
Science
Agenda:
Warm Up Question # 22 – Think-Pair-Share
Discuss Punnett Squares
Make-A-Monster Simulation
Closure – What is the difference between Genotype and Phenotype?
Assignments:
Complete Make-A-Monster Question (GC) – Due Monday 11/30
6th Grade Assignments
English
hand in business letter
RWW writing workshop--at least 9 pages done
Literature
WAD #4 - territory
Complete "Malala the Powerful" article
-Close reading and critical thinking questions
Assignment: Read leisurely over Thanksgiving
Math
Assignments have not yet been posted for this class.
Science
Bell Ringer -
Discuss Chemical Vs Physical Changes Demonstrations
Start Chemical Formulas
Chemical Equations
Practice
HW - NA Enjoy your break!
Social Studies
OBJ: Students will understand the geography of the Fertile Crescent
BR: Grateful Comment
Activities: Continue/Finish geography notes, Google Slides, GeoGuessr
Assignment: No Assignment
Wednesday
No School, November 25, 2020
Thursday
No School, November 26, 2020
Friday
No School, November 27, 2020