• Mon 4-6-2020

    During e-learning days, all homework assignments will be posted on Google Classroom

     

    Tue 3-31-2020

    7th Science

    Read Lesson 8-1, Text P.214-217 and answer questions #1-3 on P. 217 on a google document and submit to classroom onine

     

    7th Social Studies

    Read Text P.314-321
    Watch video of Lewis & Clark Expedition below

     Lewis & Clark Expedition

     Answer questions on google form about Lesson 9-2

     Google Form

     

    8th Computers with Mrs. Malloy

    Due on Friday, stufents need to complete the Google Drawing assignment.  All the directions and necessary work for them are on google classroom.

     

    8th Religion

    Confirmation Final Exam - submit via a google doc

     

    8th Science

    Watch the videos below on electricity and circuits to help distinguish between parallel and series circuits

    Series and Parallel Circuits

     

    Students can test series and parallel circuits at the following link:

    Phet Interactive Circuits

      

    How Electricity Works

     

    8th Social Studies 

    Review for Chapter 21 Test - open book - tomorrow

     

    Mon 3-30-2020

    7th Science

    Try out the "Legends of Learning" games on Cells that are on your class page.

     

     

    7th Social Studies

    Lesson 9-1Read Text P.310-313
    Answer questions on lesson on google form provided

    Google form

     

    8th Religion

    Turn in Unit 4 Review

    Complete Confirmation Final Exam due Tuesday

     

     

    THU 3-26-2020

    7th Science 

    Final Exam on Friday - STUDY!!

     

    7th Social Studies

    Ch 8 Project Due Friday!

     

    8th Religion

    Confirmation Final Exam on Monday - Use Quizlet to prepare!!!

     

    Wed 3-25-2020 

    7th Science

    Please review this quizlet daily to prepare for Friday's Final Exam on Acids & Bases

    Acids & Bases Final Exam Quizlet Review

    7th Social Studies

    Create a Google Slides presentation based on  a historical figure from the time of George Washington's and John Adam's Presidencies.  A few of these historical figures have a "must reference" notation alongside their name.  That means you should have one slide dedicated to the cause/description/outcome of that particular event.   All students must complete a MINIMUM of 8 slides - one of which should be the title slide to include your name and the title of your presentation.  Please refer to the rubric below and the google sheets assignment page to find out which historical figure you are to research.   NOTE:  You can use your textbook when possible, but you should also use other websites like American Experience, Britannica.com, PBS,  and you can refer to this list of websites as well: http://besthistorysites.net/american-history/early-republic/

    Ch 8 Project Rubric

    Ch 8 Project Assignment by Student Name

    8th Spanish

    Use the following code to access your google classroom with Mrs. Carillo:  gf76cbk.  She has assigned a packet of materials for you that is due by 3/30/2020.  It's important you join her google classroom asap.

    8th Religion

    Take a second look at the family happiness skills you learned about in Lesson One (P 13) and the  relationship rules in Lesson 7 (P. 48-49) and apply them to the scenarios on the attached worksheet.

    Ch 7 Social Skills

    8th Science

    Lessosn 22-2, Refer to pages 643-647 in your textbook to answer the following questions

    Lesson 22-2 Review Questions

    8th Social Studies

    Ch 21 Review: Answer document based questions on page 731.  Then write a short paragraph on a google document (4-6 sentences) on whether or not you feel government has the right to limit speech during wartime and why. Be sure to submit your work to google classroom.

     

    Mon 3-23-2020

    7th Science

    Acids & Bases Vocabulary Quiz tomorrow!  This will be taken on a google form via your google classroom.

    Acids & Bases Final Test on Friday, 3/27/2020.  Refer to quizlet assigned via your google classroom to help you study

    for this!

    7th Social Studies 

    Ch 8 Review, On a separate google document, answer questions #1-8 AND #12-14 on P.304. Use a complete heading and clearly identify each question by number and letter, if applicable.  Due today!

     

    8th Religion

    All Red Confirmation Booklets should have been completed by now.  Parents. please review with your students that they have done this.  

    Read Family Life, Chapter 7, and submit a google doc via google classroom about the top 5 characteristics you look for in a friend.

    8th Social Studies

    Ch 21 Review, On a separate google doc, answer questions #1-8 AND #14-16 on P.730. Share via google classroom.

    8th Science

    Lesson 22-2, Read Text P. 643 - 647. Write vocabulary words and definitions in your spiral that appear on P. 636 & 643

    Practice building circuits using one of the interactive sites below

    https://phet.colorado.edu/sims/html/circuit-construction-kit-dc-virtual-lab/latest/circuit-construction-kit-dc-virtual-lab_en.html

     

    https://www.physicsclassroom.com/Physics-Interactives/Electric-Circuits/Circuit-Builder/Circuit-Builder-Interactive

     

     

    Tue 3-17-2020  Happy St Patrick's Day!   AND  Wed 3-18-2020   

    7th Social Studies 

    Yesterday, students were assigned Lesson 8-1 to read and complete vocabulary as well as answer questions 1 & 2 on P. 287 for this lesson.

    Today, students should have read Lesson 8-2 and completed the vocabulary and the first two questions on P. 293

    Tomorrow, Wed, students should read Lesson 8-3 and complete the vocabulary and the first two questions on P.297

     

    7th Science

    Yesterday, students were assigned a Study.com video, "Acids, Bases, & Salts," along with a worksheet to complete.

    Today, students should have completed their Acids & Bases Review worksheet.

    Tomorrow, students need to watch the video on Acid Base Reactions and answer the question assigned.  They should also read the information on "Acid Base Concentrations"

     

    8th Religion

    Confirmation Summary Page due Friday 3-20-2020 (Refer to Red Confirmation Booklet, P. 20)

    QM Faith Formation Memory Book Page - see google classroom assignment - due 3/20/2020

    Family Life Unit 2 Review was due yesterday - 3-16-2020

    Read Family Life Ch 5 and complete assigned worksheet in google classroom due tomorrow 3-18-2020

    Continue to study Confirmation Quizlet (assigned through Google classroom) so you are prepared for Confirmation Final Exam on 3-31-2020

     

    8th Social Studies

    Yesterday, students should have read Lesson 21-1 and completed vocabulary definitions and answered questions 1 & 2 on P. 711 in their spiral.

    Today, students should have read Lesson 21-2 and completed vocabulary definitions and answered questions 1 & 2 on P. 715 in their spiral.

    Tomorrow, Wed, students need to read Lesson 21-3 and complete vocabulary definitions and answer questions 1 & 2 on P.722 in their spiral.  They also need to watch the two videos assigned via google classroom.

     

    8th Science

    Yesterday, students should have watched the Study.com video assigned on their google classroom and completed the packet (via a google doc) that they were given.

    Today, they should have been studying for their Friction Final Exam by reviewing the two study guides they were given.

    Tomorrow, they must complete a google doc of their Friction Final Exam Answers and share it with me at elavin@qmschool.com

     

     

     

     

     

     

    7th Grade Science & Social Studies

    Students were given the Glencoe (Green) Science Textbook and their Acids and Bases SDR to use for Science while we are out of school.  They were given an "Acids and Bases SDR Review" worksheet to complete by next Tuesday.  They should also work on memorizing the vocabulary for this unit.

    Via their google classroom, students enrolled on the Study.Com website.  In case there are any issues, the classroom code is:

    pink-turtle-8897  

    Students can go to https://study.com/join/classroom.html 

    and enter the above code to join this classroom.

    They will then have to use their google account to create their user name and password for Study.com 

     

    Students also brought home their Social Studies textbook and the DOG for Weeks 23 & 24.  They should review the DOG as they will have a quiz within one week - exact date to follow.

    On Monday, they should read Lesson 8-1 in the Social Studies text. P. 278-289, Put in Spiral, Text P. 287, #1 & 2

     

    8th Religion

    Students were told to bring their "Family Life" books home AND their Red Confirmation Booklets.

    Confirmation Summary Page Due Friday, 3/20/2020 - refer to P. 20 in red Confirmation Booklet.  Students should type these on Google docs then share them to my email: elavin@qmschool.com

    Students should complete the Unit 2 Review in their "Family Life" books on P. 31 & 32 on Monday, 3/16/2020

    The Confirmation Final Exam will be on 3-31-2020.  Students were given a Study Guide a while back.  I will be creating a quizlet within the week for them to use to prepare for this exam.

    Confirmation is May 8 at 7 p.m.

     

    8th Social Studies

    Students brought home their Social Studies textbook and the DOG for Weeks 23 & 24.  They should review the DOG as they will have a quiz within one week - exact date to follow.

    In their Social Studies textbook, they should read Lesson 21-1, P. 702-711 and Do Vocabulary on P. 706 - put in spiral - and answer questions #1 & 2 on P. 711

     

    8th Science

    Students were given the Glencoe (Blue) Science Textbook and their Friction SDR to use for Science while we are out of school.  

    Via their google classroom, students enrolled on the Study.Com website.  In case there are any issues, the classroom links are:

     

    Blue Science Study.com link

    https://study.com/join/classroom.html?code=maroon-lobster-6471

     

    Red Science Study.com link

    https://study.com/join/classroom.html?code=teal-cheetah-7538

     

    Their class code is the portion of the link that is in red above.

     

    Students were given their Friction Final Exam as a take-home test.  This must be done by Wed 3/18/2020 and answers submitted as a google document and shared with me at: elavin@qmschool.com   

    Upon return to the school, all tests will be collected and returning this will count as points toward their grade.

    Watch video assigned on Google Classroom and complete Study.com packet by Tues.

    Tue 3-10-2020

    7th Science

    We have added two additional terms to their vocabulary list for the Acids and Bases unit: 

    Indicators (e.g. litmus paper) are compounds that react with acidic and basic solutions and produce certain colors depending on the pH.

    Water is the universal solvent.

    TOMORROW AND THURSDAY: Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  

    It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  They should bring a glue stick and any borders, etc. they plan to use on their boards.

    Science Fair boards must be completed NO LATER THAN this Friday, 3-13-2020.

    The Science Fair is Wed, 3-18-2020 

     

    7th Social Studies

    Students should review for their Ch 6 Test this Friday.  A quizlet has been created at: https://quizlet.com/_6a3gln?x=1jqt&i=14x486  This has been assigned through your google classroom as well.

     

    8th religion

    Mary Reflection is due 3-13-2020. Students should have created a google doc and should share this with me at: elavin@qmschool.com. Refer to Red Confirmation Booklet, p. 20, for instructions.  

     

    IMPORTANT: Students must have completed ALL pages in their Red Confirmation Booklets by 3/23/2020.  This includes ALL service experiences!  Parents, please check on your child's progress.  Unfulfilled requirements will interfere with Confirmation!

    Confirmation Summary Page Due 3/20/2020 - refer to P. 20 in red Confirmation Booklet

    Confirmation is May 8 at 7 p.m.

     

    8th Science  

     

    RED Group Only: Assigned "Determining Speed/Velocity"  Note: Answers should be rounded to hundredths.

    Friction Post Test has been moved to Fri 3-13-2020  

    To prepare for the Final Exam on Friction, students should use their original Friction Post-Test Study Guide AND the Friction Review we went over in class.  In addition, students were given the following terms to know prior to the test:

    1. Mass is the amount of matter in an object.

    2. Acceleration is the change in velocity divided by the time it takes the change to occur.

    3. Velocity is the speed of an object and the direction of its motion.  It is determined by dividing distance by time.

    4. Inertia is the tendency of an object to resist a change in its motion.

    5. Newton's Three Laws of Motion: The Law of Inertia, Force = Mass x Acceleration, and Action-Reaction Law

     

    TOMORROW AND THURSDAY: Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  They should bring a glue stick and any borders, etc. they plan to use on their boards.

    Science Fair boards MUST be done by  Fri, 3-13-2020.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

     

    8th Social Studies

    Ch 19 Test will be Thurs 3/12/2020  A Quizlet Review has been assigned to your Google Classroom.  Or use this link:https://quizlet.com/_86ukv0?x=1qqt&i=14x486

     

     

    Mon 3-9-2020

    7th Science

    Today in class, students read from the Green Science Textbook, Lessons 21-1 & 21-2, pages 623-632. They also added the following words/information to their vocabulary list for the Acids and Bases unit: Solutions are a homogeneous mixture that can be made up of different combinations of solids, liquids, and gases.  Precipitate is a solid formed during a chemical reaction.  

    Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN this Friday, 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  

    The Science Fair is Wed, 3-18-2020   A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    7th Social Studies

    Finish working on Ch 6 Study Guide

    Ch 6 Test is Friday 3-13-2020

     

    8th Religion

    Family Life, Unit 1 Review, Pages 19 & 20 due on loose leaf tomorrow.

    Mary Reflection is due 3-13-2020. Students should have created a google doc and should share this with me at: elavin@qmschool.com. Refer to Red Confirmation Booklet, p. 20, for instructions.  

     

    IMPORTANT: Students must have completed ALL pages in their Red Confirmation Booklets by 3/23/2020.  This includes ALL service experiences!  Parents, please check on your child's progress.  Unfulfilled requirements will interfere with Confirmation!

    Confirmation Summary Page Due 3/20/2020 - refer to P. 20 in red Confirmation Booklet

     

    Confirmation is May 8 at 7 p.m.

     

    8th Science  

    Read Blue Science Text Lessons 18-1 & 18-2, pages 522-532

    Blue Group Only: Assigned "Determining Speed/Velocity"  Note: Answers should be rounded to hundredths.

    Friction Post Test has been moved to Fri 3-13-2020  I will be distributing a new study guide tomorrow to use for this revised test.

    Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN  Fri, 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

     

    8th Social Studies

    Ch 19 Study Guide is due tomorrow

    Ch 19 Test will be Thurs 3/12/2020

     

    Fri 3-6-2020

    7th Science

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  By now, students  should already have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    7th Social Studies 

    DOG Quiz Weeks 21 & 22 will be Monday 3-9-2020

     

    8th Religion

    We began reading Family Life today.  This will be our focus for approximately the next 2 weeks.

    Mary Reflection is due 3-12-2020.  They were given some class time to work on this, but may have to finish at home if not completed by the end of this week.  Students should have created a google doc and should share this with me at: elavin@qmschool.com. Refer to Red Confirmation Booklet for instructions.  

     

    IMPORTANT: Students must have completed ALL pages in their Red Confirmation Booklets by 3/23/2020.  This includes ALL service experiences!  Parents, please check on your child's progress.  Unfulfilled requirements will interfere with Confirmation!

     

    Confirmation Summary Page Due 3/20/2020 - refer to P. 20 in red Confirmation Booklet

     

    Confirmation is May 8 at 7 p.m.

     

    8th Science  

    Friction Post Test has been moved to next week Wed 3-11-2020  We corrected the Study Guide two days ago and students should be reviewing these each night to prepare for Friday's test

     

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  By now, students  should already have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

     8th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz 21/22 will be Mon 3-9-2020

     

     

    8th Spanish

    Students will be having an oral exam on places next Monday 3-9-2020

     

    Wed 3-4-2020

     

    7th Science

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  By now, students  should already have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    7th Social Studies 

    DOG Quiz Weeks 21 & 22 will be this Friday 3-6-2020

     

    8th Religion

    Mary Reflection is due 3-12-2020.  They were given some class time to work on this, but may have to finish at home if not completed by the end of this week.  Students should have created a google doc and should share this with me at: elavin@qmschool.com. Refer to Red Confirmation Booklet for instructions.  This is due 3-12-2020

     

    Ch 7 Test tomorrow 3/5/2020.  Know the definition of Natural Law - God's law written on the hearts of man that enables us to know the difference between good and evil.  It is part of human nature and lasts forever.   

    IMPORTANT: Students must have completed ALL pages in their Red Confirmation Booklets by 3/23/2020.  This includes ALL service experiences!  Parents, please check on your child's progress.  Unfulfilled requirements will interfere with Confirmation!

     

    Confirmation Summary Page Due 3/20/2020 - refer to P. 20 in red Confirmation Booklet

     

    Confirmation is May 8 at 7 p.m.

     

    8th Science  

     

    Friction Post Test this Friday 3-6-2020.  We corrected the Study Guide two days ago and students should be reviewing these each night to prepare for Friday's test

     

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  By now, students  should already have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

     8th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz 21/22 will be next Friday 3-6-2020

    Finish Text P. 665, #1 & 2 if not done

     

    8th Spanish

    Students will be having an oral exam on places next Monday 3-10-2020

     

     

     

    Mon 3-2-2020

    7th Science

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  By now, students  should already have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    7th Social Studies 

    DOG Quiz Weeks 21 & 22 will be this Friday 3-6-2020

    Assigned vocabulary on P. 186 - Finish if not done

    Assigned Questions 1 & 2 on P. 184 - Finish if not done

     

    8th Religion

    Students began work on Mary Reflection in class today. Refer to Red Confirmation Booklet for instructions.  This is due 3-12-2020

     

    Ch 7 Test next Wed 3/4/2020.  Know the definition of Natural Law - God's law written on the hearts of man that enables us to know the difference between good and evil.  It is part of human nature and lasts forever.   

    IMPORTANT: Students must have completed ALL pages in their Red Confirmation Booklets by 3/23/2020.  This includes ALL service experiences!  Parents, please check on your child's progress.  Unfulfilled requirements will interfere with Confirmation!

     

    Confirmation Summary Page Due 3/20/2020 - refer to P. 20 in red Confirmation Booklet

     

    Confirmation is May 8 at 7 p.m.

     

    8th Science  

    Friction Vocabulary Test postponed until next Tues 3/3/2020.  Refer to quizlet at: https://quizlet.com/_82jezb?x=1jqt&i=14x486 (Also assigned on Google Classroom)

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  By now, students  should already have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

     8th Social Studies

     DOG Quiz 22/23 will be next Friday 3-6-2020

     

    8th Spanish

    Students will be having an oral exam on places next Monday 3-10-2020

     

    Fri 2-28-2020

    7th Science

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/4 and 3/5 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  By now, students  should already have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    7th Social Studies

    Read Lesson 6-2, P. 179-184

    No homework

     

    8th Religion

    Ch 7 Test next Tuesday 3/3/2020.  Know the definition of Natural Law - God's law written on the hearts of man that enables us to know the difference between good and evil.  It is part of human nature and lasts forever.   

    IMPORTANT: Students must have completed ALL pages in their Red Confirmation Booklets by 3/23/2020.  This includes ALL service experiences!  Parents, please check on your child's progress.  Unfulfilled requirements will interfere with Confirmation!

    Mary Reflection Due 3/12/2020 - refer to P. 20 in red Confirmation Booklet

    Confirmation Summary Page Due 3/20/2020 - refer to P. 20 in red Confirmation Booklet

    Confirmation is May 8 at 7 p.m.

     

    8th Science  

    Friction Vocabulary Test postponed until next Tues 3/3/2020.  Refer to quizlet at: https://quizlet.com/_82jezb?x=1jqt&i=14x486 (Also assigned on Google Classroom)

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  By now, students  should already have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

     8th Social Studies

     Assigned Vocab on P. 656 for spiral - finish if not done

     DOG Quiz 22/23 will be next Friday 3-6-2020

     

     

     

    Thur 2-27-2020

     

    7th Science

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/4 and 3/5 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  By now, students  should already have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    7th Social Studies

    None

     

    8th Religion

    Ch 7 Test next Tuesday 3/3/2020

    IMPORTANT: Students must have completed ALL pages in their Red Confirmation Booklets by 3/23/2020.  This includes ALL service experiences!  Parents, please check on your child's progress.  Unfulfilled requirements will interfere with Confirmation!

    Mary Reflection Due 3/12/2020 - refer to P. 20 in red Confirmation Booklet

    Confirmation Summary Page Due 3/20/2020 - refer to P. 20 in red Confirmation Booklet

    Confirmation is May 8 at 7 p.m.

     

    8th Science  

    Friction Vocabulary Test postponed until next Tues 3/3/2020

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  By now, students  should already have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

     

     

    8th Social Studies

     

    Assigned Text P. 653, #1-5  

     

     

    Wed 2-26-2020

    7th Science

    Began first lab on Acids and Bases today.  To be completed tomorrow.

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/4 and 3/5 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  By now, students  should already have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    7th Social Studies

    None

     

    8th Religion

    We learned "Hail Holy Queen" Prayer and students received a printout of all prayers said for the Rosary

    Ch 7 Test next Tuesday 3/3/2020

    IMPORTANT: Students must have completed ALL pages in their Red Confirmation Booklets by 3/23/2020.  This includes ALL service experiences!  Parents, please check on your child's progress.  Unfulfilled requirements will interfere with Confirmation!

    Mary Reflection Due 3/12/2020 - refer to P. 20 in red Confirmation Booklet

    Confirmation Summary Page Due 3/20/2020 - refer to P. 20 in red Confirmation Booklet

    Confirmation is May 8 at 7 p.m.

     

    8th ScienceFriction Vocabulary Test postponed until next Tues 3/3/2020

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  By now, students  should already have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

     

     

    8th Social Studies

    We completed DOG #21 in class

    We read Lesson 19-2, P. 650-653 in class

    No homework

     

    Tue 2-25-2020

    7th Science

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/4 and 3/5 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  They are required to have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  These are available at office supply stores, but it is a good idea to get this soon.

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    7th Social Studies

    Text P. 170-173, Finish Questions 1-3 and checkpoint questions in Lesson 6-1

     

    8th Religion

    None

     

    8th Social Studies

    Lesson 19-1, P.644-648, Answer Checkpoint questions in lesson and on P. 648, do #1 & 2 and Vocab on P. 649

     

    Mon 2-24-2020

    7th Science

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/4 and 3/5 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  They are required to have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  These are available at office supply stores, but it is a good idea to get this soon.

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    7th Social Studies

    None

     

    8th Religion

    Ch 7 Review

     

    8th Social Studies

    Lesson 19-1, P.644-648, Answer blue checkpoint questions throughout lesson and on P. 648, answer #1 & 2 ALL

     

    8th Science

    We did Investigation 4 of Friction SDR

    Friction Vocabulary Test this Thursday, 2/27

     

    Fri 2-21-2020

    7th Science

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/4 and 3/5 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  They are required to have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  These are available at office supply stores, but it is a good idea to get this soon.

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    7th Social Studies

    Ch 5 Test is Monday 2/24/2020  Link to Ch 5 Quizlet at: https://quizlet.com/_829u88?x=1jqt&i=14x486

     

    8th Religion

    Refer to Red Confirmation Booklet, Page 20.  The due date for the TWO letters of recommendation - to be turned in in a sealed envelop - has been postponed until Monday, 2-24-2020.  

     

    Students will be given time in school to type their Request to Celebrate Confirmation on Friday and/or Monday.

    All Red Confirmation Booklets MUST be completed by March 23, 2020.

     

    8th Science

    Study Vocabulary for Friction Vocabulary test next Thurs 2/27/2020 at:

     https://quizlet.com/_82jezb?x=1jqt&i=14x486

     

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  They are required to have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  These are available at office supply stores, but it is a good idea to get this soon.

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    8th Grade Social Studies

    Finish vocabulary P. 644 if not done

     

    Thu 2-20-2020

    7th Science

     All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/4 and 3/5 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  They are required to have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  These are available at office supply stores, but it is a good idea to get this soon.

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    7th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz 19/20 will be tomorrow!

    Ch 5 Test is Monday 2/24/2020  Link to Ch 5 Quizlet at: https://quizlet.com/_829u88?x=1jqt&i=14x486

     

     8th Religion

    Refer to Red Confirmation Booklet, Page 20.  The due date for the TWO letters of recommendation - to be turned in in a sealed envelop - has been postponed until Monday, 2-24-2020.  

     

    Students will be given time in school to type their Request to Celebrate Confirmation on Friday and/or Monday.

    All Red Confirmation Booklets MUST be completed by March 23, 2020.

     

    8th Science

    All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  They are required to have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  These are available at office supply stores, but it is a good idea to get this soon.

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

    A good website for converting U.S. Measurement to Metric Measurement is: https://www.mathsisfun.com/unit-conversion-tool.php

     

    Study friction vocabulary for Quiz next Tuesday 2/25

     

    8th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz 19/20 Will be tomorrow 2-21-2020

     

     

    Thu 2-13-2020

    7th Science

    Students were given their rubrics for the Science Fair today along with some suggestions for how to prepare for the judge's questions.  All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  They are required to have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  These are available at office supply stores, but it is a good idea to get this soon.

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

     

     

    7th Social Studies

    Finish in spirals if not done: Text P. 164, #1-10 and 13-14 AND P. 165, #1-3

    DOG Quiz 19/20 will be next Tue, 2-18-2020

     

    8th Religion

    All Red Confirmation Booklets MUST be completed by 3-23-2020

     

    8th Social Studies

    Finished working on google assignment for Ch 16 study guide

    DOG Quiz 19/20 will be next Tue, 2-18-2020

     

    8th Science

    Students were given their rubrics for the Science Fair today along with some suggestions for how to prepare for the judge's questions.  All completed Science Fair boards are due NO LATER THAN 3-13-2020.  Students will be given time in class on 3/11 and 3/12 to work on their boards.  It is important they refer to their rubrics as they do this.  They are required to have one Tri-Fold Board for each experiment being presented.  These are available at office supply stores, but it is a good idea to get this soon.

    The Science Fair is 3-18-2020

     

     

    Wed 2-12-2020

    7th Grade Science

    None - students presented their Chemical Reactions projects today

     

    7th Grade Social Studies

    Read Text P. 154-161 in class.  No homework assigned

    DOG Quiz weeks 19 & 20 will be next Tuesday 2-18-2020

    8th Religion

    Continue to work on completing your Red Confirmation Booklets.  These MUST be completed by March 23rd in time for Confirmation interviews!

     

    8th Grade Social Studies

    DOG Quiz weeks 19 & 20 will be next Tuesday 2-18-2020

    Ch 16 Test will be next Wednesday 2-19-2020

     

    8th Science

    Read one Newsela article each week and answer questions for grade

     

     

    Tue 2-11-2020

    7th Science

    "Materials, Procedures, & Data" worksheet due this Thurs 2-13-2020

    Chemist/Chemistry Project due this Wed 2-12-2020

     

    7th Social Studies

    None

     

    8th Religion

    Write your favorite aphorism on the index card you received in class

     

    8th Science

    "Materials, Procedures, & Data" worksheet due this Thurs 2-13-2020

     

    8th Social Studies

    Work on your Ch 16 Study Guide for Ms. Malloy/Mrs. Lavin

    Ch 16 Test this Friday

     

    Mon 2-10-2020

    7th Science

    "Materials, Procedures, & Data" worksheet due this Thurs 2-13-2020

    Chemist/Chemistry Project due this Wed 2-12-2020

     

    7th Social Studies

    Finish if not done: Text P. 626-632 Answer Reading Check Questions on these pages in your spiral.

                               Assigned P. 632, #1-3

     

    8th Religion

    Took Ch 6 Test Today

    Assigned "Above All Names" and "Read All About It" Bible worksheets to be finished in class

     

    8th Science

    Finish Friction Webquest if not done - due tomorrow.  Today was our second full day of working on this during school.  You will be allowed only 15 minutes during class tomorrow to finish - the rest should be done at home.

     

    8th Social Studies

     

    Assigned Ch 16 Lesson Quizzes.  Students had time in class to begin this.  The rest is homework.

     

     

    Tue 2-4-2020

    7th Science

    Continue working on Science Fair "Initial Worksheet" due Thurs 2-6-2020

    Continue working on Chemist/Chemistry Project due Wed 2-12-2020

     

    7th Social Studies

    None

     

    8th Religion

    We did P.9 in Red Confirmation Booklet today - absent students should make this up - see me!

    Ch 6 Test is a flex test - you can take it either this Thurs 2-6-2020 or next Monday 2-10-2020

     

    8th Science

    Science Fair worksheet, "Materials, Procedures, and Data Display" due Thurs 2-13-2020

     

    8th Social Studies

    Text P. 557, #1-3

     

     

    Mon 2-3-2020

    7th Social Studies

    Finish vocabulary in Text P. 145 if not done (put in spirals)

    Answer blue Checkpoint questions in text on P.145-149

     

    7th Science

    Continue working on Science Fair "Initial Worksheet" due Thurs 2-6-2020

    Continue working on Chemist/Chemistry Project due Wed 2-12-2020

     

    8th Religion

    Answer question on P. 103 in Religion Textbook

    Complete Ch 6 Review P. 109-110

    Ch 6 Test this Thurs 1-6-2020?

     

    8th Social Studies

    Finish Vocab P. 552 if not done

     

    8th Science

    Assigned Science Fair worksheet, "Materials, Procedures, and Data Display" due Thurs 2-13-2020

     

     

     

    Tue 1-28-2020

    7th Social Studies

    Ch 4 Test next Wed 1-29-2020

    To study at quizizz.com  go to: 

    and enter this code
    242394

     

    7th Science
    Review the Chemical Reactions Project Choices and list your top 3 choices.  
     
    Begin thinking about your Science Fair Project as well - details to follow next week!

     

    8th Religion

    Ch 5 Religion Textbook Test Wed 1-29-2020

    Note: Students corrected the Confirmation Final Test Study Guide today.  Test will not be until March/April - date tbd, but they should start reviewing now.

     

    8th Social Studies

     Ch 15 Test moved to Wed 1/29/2020

     

    8th Science

    Science Fair First Worksheet due 1/29/2020 (Science Fair is March 18th)

     

    Mon 1-27-2020

    7th Social Studies

    Ch 4 Test next Wed 1-29-2020

    To study at quizizz.com  go to: 

    and enter this code
    242394
     
    7th Science
    Review the Chemical Reactions Project Choices and list your top 3 choices.  
     
     

    8th Religion

    Ch 5 Religion Textbook Test Tue 1-28-2020

    Note: Students corrected the Confirmation Final Test Study Guide today.  Test will not be until March/April - date tbd, but they should start reviewing now.

     

    8th Social Studies

     Ch 15 Test moved to Wed 1/29/2020

     

    8th Science

    Science Fair First Worksheet due 1/29/2020 (Science Fair is March 18th)

     

    Fri 1-24-2020

    7th Social Studies

    Ch 4 Test next Wed 1-29-2020

    To study at quizizz.com  go to: 

    and enter this code
    242394
     
    7th Science
    Finish Acids and Bases Worksheet if not done
     

    8th Religion

    Ch 5 Religion Textbook Test Tues 1-28-2020

     

    8th Social Studies 

    Ch 15 Test will be next Tuesday 1/28/2020

     

    8th Science

    Science Fair First Worksheet due 1/29/2020 (Science Fair is March 18th)

     

     

    Thu 1-23-2020

    7th Science

    None

     

    7th Social Studies

    Complete Lesson quizzes 4-3 & 4-4 if not done

    Ch 4 Study Guide due tomorrow

    Ch 4 Test Wed 1-29-2020

     

    8th Religion

    Red Confirmation workbook P. 19 due this Fri 1/24/2020

    Ch 5 Religion Textbook Test Tues 1-28-2020

     

    8th Social Studies

    Finish Lesson Quizzes 15-1, 15-2, and 15-3 if not done

    Ch 15 Test will be next Tuesday 1/28/2020

     

    8th Science

    Science Fair First Worksheet due 1/29/2020 (Science Fair is March 18th)

     

    Tues 1-21-2020

    7th - No homework

    8th Social Studies

    Finish Ch 15 Social Studies Study Guide if not done.  

    Ch 15 Test will be next Tuesday1/28/2020

     

    Wed 1-15-2020

    7th Science

    Balance chemical equation assigned for homework

    Chemical Reactions Post Test on Thur 1-16-2020 - Refer to study guide for this.  

     

    7th Social Studies

    D.O.G. Quiz on Weeks 15 & 16 this Friday 1-17-2020 - Keep studying !

     

    8th Religion

    Confirmation Workbook P. 19 due 1-24-2020

     

    8th Science

    Make sure you have completed Table A on P. 13 of SDR if not done

     

    8th Social Studies

    D.O.G. Quiz on Weeks 15 & 16 this Friday 1-17-2020 - Keep studying!

    Finish Text P. 537, #1-3

     

     

     

    Mon 1-13-2020

    7th Science

    Chemical Reactions Performance Assessment Retake tomorrow!  Know the following:  independent and dependent variables, what it means to change the conditions of an experiment (change the independent variable), be able to read and interpret graphs, and understand why some reactants remain unreacted in a chemical reaction.

     

    Chemical Reactions Post Test on Wed 1-15-2020 - Refer to study guide for this.  

     

    7th Social Studies

    Finish if not done: Text P. 106, #1 & 2

    D.O.G. Quiz on Weeks 15 & 16 this Friday 1-17-2020

     

    8th Religion

    Confirmation Workbook P. 19 due 1-24-2020

     

    8th Science

    Read SDR pages 9-15 in preparation for Lab on Wednesday

    Bring 20 index cards to class tomorrow!

     

    8th Social Studies

    D.O.G. Quiz on Weeks 15 & 16 this Friday 1-17-2020

    Finish Text P. 527, #1-3

     

    Thu 1-9-2020

     

    7th Science

    Chemical Reactions Post-Test has been postponed until next Wed 1-15-2020

     

    7th Social Studies

    none

     

    8th Religion 

    Ch 5 Confirmation Test Friday 1-10-2020

    Confirmation Workbook Page 18 due Friday, 1-10-2020 and P. 24 due 1-24-2020

     

    8th Social Studies

    Assigned P. 521, #1-3

     

    8th Science

    Review results of Investigation 1, trials 1, 2, & 3 in SDR.  Be sure all questions #1-15 on P. 3-8 have been answered.

    Finish "Forces" worksheet if not done

     

    Wed 1-8-2020

    7th Science

    Chemical Reactions Post-Test has been postponed for further review

     

    7th Social Studies

    Review Quizlet for Ch 3 Test on Thursday 1-9-2020 (For quizlet review, go to:

    https://quizlet.com/_5tey34)

     

    8th Religion 

    Ch 5 Confirmation Test Friday 1-10-2020

    Confirmation Workbook Page 18 due Friday, 1-10-2020 and P. 24 due 1-24-2020

     

    8th Social Studies

    Finish if not done: Read P. 522-23

                               Do Vocabulary on P. 518

     

    8th Science

    Review results of Investigation 1, trials 1, 2, & 3 in SDR.  Be sure all questions #1-15 on P. 3-8 have been answered.

     

    Mon 1-6-2020

    7th Science

    Finalize Chem Reactions Lab Summary Reports - due tomorrow

    Finish Chem Reactions Study Guide

    Chemical Reactions Post-Test this Friday 1-10-2020

     

    7th Social Studies

    Review Quizlet for Ch 3 Test on Thursday 1-9-2020 (For quizlet review, go to:

    https://quizlet.com/_5tey34)

     

    8th Religion

    Finish Ch 5 Confirmation Book Study Guide

    Ch 5 Test on Thursday 1-10-2020

     

    8th Science

    Review Investigation 1, Trials 1, 2, & 3 in your SDR Pages 1-8

     

    8th Social Studies

    Finish putting vocabulary terms and definitions on P. 512 in your Spiral if not done

    Read last two pages of Lesson 15-1 and Do P. 517, #1, 2, & 6

     

    Fri 12/20/2019

    Merry Christmas!!!!  Enjoy the Winter Break.

    8th Religion

    All students were sent home with their Red Confirmation Booklet.  I will be sending an email with regard to their progress.  I have told each of them it would be best if they could finish pages 18 & 19 over the holidays.  Page 18 is the "Interview with their Sponsor" and Page 19 is the "Interview with a Parent/Guardian."    Page 18 is due the Friday we get back and Page 19 is due 1/24/2020.

     

     

     

    Thu 12/19/2019

    8th Grade Social Studies

    Study for Ch 14 Test tomorrow!

     

    Wed 12/18/2019

    7th Science

    Review Vocabulary terms for test on Thursday

     

    7th Social Studies

    none

     

    8th Grade

    Note: Remember to wear your pajama pants or sweatpants and a t-shirt!  Bring in your sewing scissors and your fabric for Blanket Day tomorrow!

     

    8th Religion

    None 

     

    8th Social Studies

    Study for Ch 14 Test on Friday 12/20

     

    8th Science

    Review pages 2-4 in your SDR, answer all questions, and make sure you understand the lab.  Read SDR P. 5-8 (Trial 3) to prepare for next Lab (after break)

     

    Mon 12/16/2019

    7th Science

    Review Vocabulary terms for test on Wednesday

    Review/Finish your materials list and procedures for the lab assessment on Thursday - bring a calculator with you!

     

    7th Social Studies

    Finish Lesson quizzes 3-1 & 3-2

     

    8th Grade Religion

    None

     

    8th Grade Science

    Finish F=ma worksheet if not done - due tomorrow!

    Review Trials 1 & 2 in SDR

     

    8th Social Studies

    Ch 14 Test this Friday - 12/20 - Keep studying!

     

    Thu 12/12/2019

    7th Science

    Review Lab notes from today.

    Keep studying your Chemical Reactions Vocabulary for the test on 12/18/19

    Bring your Vocab flash cards to school tomorrow!

     

    7th Social Studies

    Finish if not done, Text P.96, #6-9 AND Skills for Life section

                AND    P. 97 ALL

     

    8th Religion

     

    All Confirmation Booklets will be collected tomorrow.  Be sure Pages 16 & 17 are done and that all service experiences and homily logs/Good News to Go are up-to-date.

     

    8th Science

    Complete "Calculating Speed and Velocity" worksheet if not done.

     

    8th Social Studies

    Study for Ch 14 Test - will be next Friday 12-20-19

     

    Wed 12/11/2019

    7th Science

    Review Lab notes from today's lab.  Re-read the background information  as part of your review.

    Begin studying your Chemical Reactions Vocabulary for the test on 12/18/19

    7th Social Studies

    None

     

    8th Religion

    Make sure you are keeping up with your homily logs/Good News to Go and your service experiences in your red Confirmation booklet.  Also, remember to complete Pages 16 & 17 by Friday.  All Confirmation Booklets will be collected on Friday for review.

    8th Science

    Finish Velocity and Acceleration Worksheet if not done

    8th Social Studies

    Finish Chapter 14 Study Guide if not done.  Ch 14 test will be next Friday 12/20.

     

     

     

    Mon 12/9/2019

    7th Social Studies

    Finish Vocab P. 90 and Text P. 89, #1-3 in spirals

    7th Science

    Review Investigations 1 & 2 for understanding

     

    8th Religion  

    See P. 16 & 17 in Red Confirmation Booklet - "Choosing a Name" and "Choosing a Sponsor" are both due Dec 13th.

    Ch 4 Confirmation Test will be Tues 12/10

    In Religion Text, P. 329, Do #2 & 3, Also Read P. 324-331 

    8th Social Studies

    Finish Lesson Quizzes 14-1 through 14-4 if not done

    DOG Quiz weeks 13 & 14 tomorrow

    8th Science

    None

     

    Fri 12/6/2019

    8th Religion  

    See P. 16 & 17 in Red Confirmation Booklet - "Choosing a Name" and "Choosing a Sponsor" are both due Dec 13th.

    Ch 4 Confirmation Test will be Tues 12/10

    8th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz 13/14 will be Tues 12/10

     

    Thu 12/5/2019

    7th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz 13/14 tomorrow

    7th Science

    none

    8th Religion  

    See P. 16 & 17 in Red Confirmation Booklet - "Choosing a Name" and "Choosing a Sponsor" are both due Dec 13th.

    Ch 4 Confirmation Test will be Tues 12/10

    8th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz 13/14 will be Tues 12/10

    Finish Text P. 503, #1 & 2 if not done

    8th Science

    none

     

     

    Wed 12/4/2019

    7th Science

    Bring a calculator to Science class

     

    7th Social Studies

     Finish Vocab on P. 77 & 84 if not done

    DOG Quiz Weeks 13/14 this Friday 12/6

     

    8th Religion  

    See P. 16 & 17 in Red Confirmation Booklet - "Choosing a Name" and "Choosing a Sponsor" are both due Dec 13th.

    Ch 4 Confirmation Test will be Tues 12/10

     

    8th Social Studies

    Finish Vocab on P. 494 & 499 in spiral if not done

    Do P. 498, #1-4 in spiral

    DOG Quiz 13/14 will be Tues 12/10

     

    8th Science

    None

    Tue 12/3/2019

     

    7th Science

    Bring a calculator to Science class

    Finish worksheet on volume of a sphere if not done

     

    7th Social Studies

     

    DOG Quiz Weeks 13/14 this Friday 12/6

     

    8th Religion  

    See P. 16 & 17 in Red Confirmation Booklet - "Choosing a Name" and "Choosing a Sponsor" are both due Dec 13th.

    Ch 4 Confirmation Study Guides was corrected today in class

    Ch 4 Confirmation Test will be Tues 12/10

     

    8th Social Studies

    Finish P. 491, #1-3 if not done

    DOG Quiz 13/14 will be Tues 12/10

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer Post Test Tomorrow 12/4  (Review the graph you drew in class yesterday regarding the effect of salt concentration on the freezing temperature of water. Remember how this looks on a graph)  Study Guide is posted below.

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer

    Study Guide

    Know all your vocabulary terms/definitions  (Quizlet for Heat & Heat Transfer Vocabulary is at https://quizlet.com/_7hrhdl)

    Know the answers to all of the Focus Questions in your SDR and the  conclusions to the experiments.

    Re-read the Background information for all of the investigations and make sure you understand how this information relates to each investigation.

    Know the unit that scientists use to measure heat energy. SDR P.51

    Know the relationship between the kinetic energy of molecules in a substance and the rate of random motion of those molecules. P10, 13, & 32

    Know how the addition of salt (a solute) impacts the boiling and freezing points of water.  P.46

    Know the relationship between temperature and the kinetic energy of molecules. P.3, 27, & 37

    Know how heat transfers between objects. P. 27 & 31

    Know how the specific heat capacity of a substance impacts how that substance will absorb and transfer heat. (P.51)

    Be able to give the scientific definition of a thermometer (include the words kinetic energy, expansion, and contraction in your definition) You should have written this on P. 12 of your SDR

     

     

    Tue 11/26/2019

    Happy Thanksgiving!!!

    7th Science

    Finish making flashcards for Science Vocabulary words

    Bring a calculator to Science class

    7th Social Studies

    none

    8th Religion  

    Final draft of ThinkFirst Reflection due 12/4

    See P. 16 & 17 in Red Confirmation Booklet - "Choosing a Name" and "Choosing a Sponsor" are both due Dec 13th.

    Ch 4 Confirmation Test will be Tue 12/10. 

    8th Social Studies

    none

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer test tomorrow 12/4. Refer to Study Guide Below to prepare:

     

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer

    Study Guide

    Know all your vocabulary terms/definitions

    Know the answers to all of the Focus Questions in your SDR and the  conclusions to the experiments.

    Re-read the Background information for all of the investigations and make sure you understand how this information relates to each investigation.

    Know the unit that scientists use to measure heat energy.

    Know the relationship between the kinetic energy of molecules in a substance and the rate of random motion of those molecules 

    Know how the addition of salt (a solute) impacts the boiling and freezing points of water.

    Know the relationship between temperature and the kinetic energy of molecules.

    Know how heat transfers between objects.

    Know how the specific heat capacity of a substance impacts how that substance will absorb and transfer heat. (P.51)

    Mon 12/2/2019

    7th Science

    Bring a calculator to Science class

     

    7th Social Studies

    Put in spirals: Vocabulary and Definitions from P. 71 if not done    AND

                         Text P. 76, #1-4 if not done

    DOG Quiz Weeks 13/14 this Friday 12/6

     

    8th Religion  

    See P. 16 & 17 in Red Confirmation Booklet - "Choosing a Name" and "Choosing a Sponsor" are both due Dec 13th.

    Ch 4 Confirmation Study Guides due 12/3

    Ch 4 Confirmation Test will be Friday 12/6

     

    8th Social Studies

    None

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer Post Test on Wed 12/4  (Review the graph you drew in class today regarding the effect of salt concentration on the freezing temperature of water.)  Study Guide is posted below.

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer

    Study Guide

    Know all your vocabulary terms/definitions  (Quizlet for Heat & Heat Transfer Vocabulary is at https://quizlet.com/_7hrhdl)

    Know the answers to all of the Focus Questions in your SDR and the  conclusions to the experiments.

    Re-read the Background information for all of the investigations and make sure you understand how this information relates to each investigation.

    Know the unit that scientists use to measure heat energy. SDR P.51

    Know the relationship between the kinetic energy of molecules in a substance and the rate of random motion of those molecules. P10, 13, & 32

    Know how the addition of salt (a solute) impacts the boiling and freezing points of water.  P.46

    Know the relationship between temperature and the kinetic energy of molecules. P.3, 27, & 37

    Know how heat transfers between objects. P. 27 & 31

    Know how the specific heat capacity of a substance impacts how that substance will absorb and transfer heat. (P.51)

    Be able to give the scientific definition of a thermometer (include the words kinetic energy, expansion, and contraction in your definition) You should have written this on P. 12 of your SDR

     

     

    Tue 11/26/2019

    Happy Thanksgiving!!!

    7th Science

    Finish making flashcards for Science Vocabulary words

    Bring a calculator to Science class

    7th Social Studies

    None

    8th Religion  

    Turn in ThinkFirst Reflection if not handed in already

    See P. 16 & 17 in Red Confirmation Booklet - "Choosing a Name" and "Choosing a Sponsor" are both due Dec 13th.

    Ch 4 Confirmation Test will be Friday 12/6. (Study Guides will be handed out on Mon 12/2)

    8th Social Studies

    None

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer test on Wed 12/4. Refer to Study Guide Below to prepare:

     

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer

    Study Guide

    Know all your vocabulary terms/definitions

    Know the answers to all of the Focus Questions in your SDR and the  conclusions to the experiments.

    Re-read the Background information for all of the investigations and make sure you understand how this information relates to each investigation.

    Know the unit that scientists use to measure heat energy.

    Know the relationship between the kinetic energy of molecules in a substance and the rate of random motion of those molecules 

    Know how the addition of salt (a solute) impacts the boiling and freezing points of water.

    Know the relationship between temperature and the kinetic energy of molecules.

    Know how heat transfers between objects.

    Know how the specific heat capacity of a substance impacts how that substance will absorb and transfer heat. (P.51)

     

    Fri 11/22/2019 7th Social Studies

    None

     

    7th Science

    Bring index cards to class on Monday

     

    8th Religion

    Red Confirmation Booklet, Pages 16 & 17 "Choosing a Name" and Choosing a Sponsor" due 12/13

     

    8th Social Studies

    None

     

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer Post Test on Wed 12/4/19.  Refer to your Study Guide for hints on what to know!

     

    Wed 11/19/2019

    7th Social Studies

    Ch 2 Social Studies Test Thurs 11/21/19.  Use the following link to view the quizlet: 

    https://quizlet.com/_7j02at?x=1qqt&i=14x486

     

    7th Science

    Review Chemical Reactions Lab we did in class.  Be ready to answer questions tomorrow

     

    8th Religion

    Red Confirmation Booklets will be collected for Review on Thur 11/21/2019 - Keep up with the "Good News to Go" and your Service Experiences!

     

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer Lab Assessment Completed Notes due on Thurs 11/20 for Red Group.  Lab Assessment on Thurs 11/21 for Blue Group (Review SDR notes of previous lab to make sure you understand how to do this assessment.) Completed answers for Lab Assessment due 11/21.

    Heat & Heat Transfer Post Test on Wed 12/4/19

     

     

    8th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz 11 & 12 on Thur 11/21/19

    U.S. Constitution Final Exam on Fri 11/22/19

          Students can study for this at: https://quizlet.com/_7gyr1f

     

    Mon 11/18/2019

    7th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz 11 & 12 on Tues 11/19/19

    Ch 2 Social Studies Test Thurs 11/21/19.  Use the following link to view the quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_7j02at?x=1qqt&i=14x486

     

    7th Science

    Review Chemical Reactions Lab we did in class.  Be ready to answer questions tomorrow

     

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer Lab Assessment Completed Notes due on Thurs 11/20 for Red Group.  Lab Assessment on Thurs 11/21 for Blue Group (Review SDR notes of previous lab to make sure you understand how to do this assessment.) Completed answers for Lab Assessment due 11/21.

    Heat & Heat Transfer Post Test on Wed 12/4/19

    8th Religion

    Red Confirmation Booklets will be collected for Review on Thur 11/21/2019 - Keep up with the "Good News to Go" and your Service Experiences!

     

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer Lab Assessment on Tues 11/19 for Red Group and Thurs 11/21 for Blue Group (Review SDR notes of previous lab to make sure you understand how to do this assessment.)

    Heat & Heat Transfer Post Test on Wed 12/4/19

     

    8th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz 11 & 12 on Thur 11/21/19

    U.S. Constitution Final Exam on Fri 11/22/19

          Students can study for this at: https://quizlet.com/_7gyr1f

     

     

     

     

     

    Fri 11/15/2019

    7th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz 11 & 12 on Tues 11/19/19

    Ch 2 Social Studies Test Thurs 11/21/19.  Use the following link to view the quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_7j02at?x=1qqt&i=14x486

     

    8th Religion

    Confirmation Reflection (P.15 of Red Confirmation Booklet) due Monday 11/18/19!

    Red Confirmation Booklets will be collected for Review on Thur 11/21/2019 - Keep up with the "Good News to Go" and your Service Experiences!

     

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer Lab Assessment on Tues 11/19 for Red Group and Thurs 11/21 for Blue Group (Review SDR notes of previous lab to make sure you understand how to do this assessment.)

    Heat & Heat Transfer Post Test on Wed 12/4/19

     

    8th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz 11 & 12 on Thur 11/21/19

    U.S. Constitution Final Exam on Fri 11/22/19

          Students can study for this at: https://quizlet.com/_7gyr1f

     

    Wed 11/13/2019

    7th Science

    none

     

    7th Social Studies

    Finish if not done, Text P 60, #5-9 in spirals

     

    8th Religion

    Confirmation Reflection (See P. 15) of Red Confirmation workbook is due 11/18/19

     

    8th Science - Blue Group Only

    Finish Calculating Specific Heat Capacities for both steel cube and lead cube and complete table C on P. 56 in SDR

     

    8th Science - RED AND BLUE GROUPS

    Study for Science Vocab Test tomorrow!!!  (Quizlet for Heat & Heat Transfer Vocabulary Test on Thurs 11/14 is at https://quizlet.com/_7hrhdl)

     

    8th Social Studies

    Updated U.S. Constitution Final Review is at: https://quizlet.com/_7gyr1f

    Constitution Final Exam is on 11/22

     

     

    Tue, 11/12/2019

    7th Science

    none

     

    7th Social Studies

     

    Ch 2 Lesson quizzes for Lessons 2-2 & 2-3 (2-1 should have been completed in class)

     

    8th Religion

    Confirmation Reflection (See P. 15) of Red Confirmation workbook is due 11/18/19

     

    8th Science

    Be sure to complete Table C on P. 56 of your SDR!!!

    Quizlet for Heat & Heat Transfer Vocabulary Test on Thurs 11/14 is at https://quizlet.com/_7hrhdl

     

     

     

    Mon 11/11/2019

    7th Grade Science

    Finish Scatterplot and Line of best fit i-Ready worksheet.  If you need to re-watch the video you saw in class today, you can copy and paste the following link: 

    https://video.search.yahoo.com/yhs/search;_ylt=AwrC4Str05ld.3UA6wcPxQt.;_ylu=X3oDMTE0ZzRqN29jBGNvbG8DYmYxBHBvcwMxBHZ0aWQDQjg5MjJfMQRzZWMDcGl2cw--?p=scatter+plot+and+line+of+best+fit&type=fm_appfocus1_cr&hspart=pty&hsimp=yhs-pty_forms&param1=20190927&param2=54b8f86a-23bd-4b02-bad7-bf415f5c03b4&param3=forms_%7EUS%7Eappfocus1%7E&param4=d-ccc2-lp0-dsf_forms--bb9%7EChrome%7Escatter+plot+and+line+of+best+fit%7E19ABCFD074C33C365189074637B7EE5E&ei=UTF-8&fr=yhs-pty-pty_forms&guccounter=1&guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9zZWFyY2gueWFob28uY29tL3locy9zZWFyY2g_aHNwYXJ0PXB0eSZoc2ltcD15aHMtcHR5X2Zvcm1zJnBhcmFtMj01NGI4Zjg2YS0yM2JkLTRiMDItYmFkNy1iZjQxNWY1YzAzYjQmcGFyYW0zPWZvcm1zX35VU35hcHBmb2N1czF-JnBhcmFtND1kLWNjYzItbHAwLWRzZl9mb3Jtcy0tYmI5fkNocm9tZX5zY2F0dGVyK3Bsb3QrYW5kK2xpbmUrb2YrYmVzdCtmaXR-MTlBQkNGRDA3NEMzM0MzNjUxODkwNzQ2MzdCN0VFNUUmcGFyYW0xPTIwMTkwOTI3JnA9c2NhdHRlcitwbG90K2FuZCtsaW5lK29mK2Jlc3QrZml0JnR5cGU9Zm1fYXBwZm9jdXMxX2Ny&guce_referrer_sig=AQAAAJ8WdoOw8fMhjJeb5UpKx12keKf56zGsS9MAwLVPjxu6JupGh29bsruHMXhoESO2HT1-6l16LNwNXatV7-rjvRHJQJBBHiyYtrFb80DJXo_b3_yuVf6G0azBwFvlG2rSfV3culnvpt0qnAS_XZZJ7ChxC6q0IBLvs8AUM5asuCCg#id=1&vid=10d6d6ad5888a41b6d995089c93c60de&action=view

     

    8th Religion

    Confirmation Ch 3 Test tomorrow!

    Confirmation Reflection (See P. 15) of Red Confirmation workbook is due 11/18/19

     

    8th Social Studies

    Updated U.S. Constitution Final Review is at: https://quizlet.com/_7gyr1f

    Constitution Final Exam is on Fri 11/22/19

     

    8th Science

    Heat and Heat Transfer Vocabulary Quiz is on Thurs 11/14/19

    Heat and Heat Transfer Final Test is on Wed 11/20/19

     

    Fri 11/8/2019

    8th Social Studies

    Updated U.S. Constitution Final Review is at: https://quizlet.com/_7gyr1f

    Thu 11/7/2019#

    7th Social Studies

    Complete Vocabulary on P. 49 in spiral if not done

    Put in spiral, #1 & 2 on P. 52 of  Text

     

    7th Science

    Finish Balancing Equations worksheet if not done

     

    8th Religion

    Finish Ch 3 Confirmation Study Guide

    Ch 3 Test next Tuesday 11/12

     

    8th Science

    Continue studying Heat & Heat Transfer Vocabulary terms

    Vocabulary Test next Thursday 11/14

     

    8th Social Studies

     Finish U.S. Constitution flashcards

    Note: U.S. Constitution Final Exam will be Friday 11/22/19 - Grades will be posted in Trimester 2

    Quizlet review for U.S. Constitution Final Exam is at: https://quizlet.com/_4u3c63

     

     

    Tue 11/5/2019

    7th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz weeks 9/10 Wed Nov 6

     

    7th Science

    Use the notes you took today on balancing chemical equations  to balance the following three equations in your notebook:  

    1) ___KOH + ___H3PO4 ----> ___K3PO4 + ___H2O  

    2)  ____SnO2 + __H2  ----> ____ Sn + __H2

    3) __ KNO3 + ___H2CO---> ___ K2CO3 + __HNO3

    Be sure to set up a table to keep track of the number of reactants and products. 

     

    8th Social Studies

    Be sure to bring in at least 50 index cards!!

    DOG Quiz weeks 9/10 Thu Nov 7

    In Constitution workbook, Finish P. 50 & 51

    Note: U.S. Constitution Final Exam will be Friday 11/22/19 - Grades will be posted in Trimester 2

    Students will have 4 review sessions during school and a letter will be going home this week with 2 additional after school study sessions.  It is important they study their notes for this exam every night starting tomorrow up until the final.

     

    8th Science

    Continue to review Vocabulary words for SDR

     

     

    Mon 11/4/2019

    7th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz weeks 9/10 Wed Nov 6

     

    7th Science

    Use the notes you took today on balancing chemical equations  to balance the following equation in your notebook:  

    ___C2H4 + ___O2 ----> ___CO2 + ___H2

    Be sure to set up a table to keep track of the number of reactants and products. 

     

    8th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz weeks 9/10 Thu Nov 7

    In Constitution workbook, Finish P. 48 & 49

    Note: U.S. Constitution Final Exam will be Friday 11/22/19 - Grades will be posted in Trimester 2

    Students will have 4 review sessions during school and a letter will be going home this week with 2 additional after school study sessions.  It is important they study their notes for this exam every night starting tomorrow up until the final.

     

    8th Science

    Continue to review Vocabulary wrods for SDR

     

    Thu 10/31/2019

    7th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz weeks 9/10 Wed Nov 6

     

    8th Social Studies

    DOG Quiz weeks 9/10 Wed Nov 6

     

    8th Science

    Continue to review Vocabulary wrods for SDR

    Mon 10/28/2019

    7th Social Studies

    Study for Ch 1 Test tomorrow!

     

    7th Science

    None

     

    8th Religion

    Study for Confirmation Ch 2 Test Wed 10/30

     

    8th Science

    Blue group - Finish Vocab Flashcards; Read last page of packet, "Difference Between Solute and Solvent" and  do "States of Matter" worksheet attached to packet

    Red group - none

     

    8th Social Studies 

    U S Constitution Workbook, P.47

     

    Thu 10/24/2019

    7th Social Studies

    None

    7th Science

    None

     

    8th Religion

    None

     

    8th Science

    Blue group - Finish Best Fit lines and Graphs in SDR P. 41 & 44

    Red group - Answer questions in SDR on pages  42-44

     

    8th Social Studies 

    U S Constitution Workbook, P.42 & 43 

    Wed 10/23/2019

    7th Social Studies

    None

     

    7th Science

    Atoms & Molecules worksheet due tomorrow

    Atomic Structure Final Test Thursday 10/24 - Be sure you know how to find the number of electrons, neutrons, and protons.  Review the Study Hints I gave you (in your spiral) and the Vocabulary!

     

    8th Religion

    none

     

    8th Science

    Heat & Heat Transfer Vocabulary Flashcards due Monday

     

    8th Social Studies

    U S Constitution workbook P. 41

     

    Tue 10/22/2019

    7th Social Studies

    None

     

    7th Science

    Atoms & Molecules worksheet

    Atomic Structure Final Test Thursday 10/24

     

    8th Religion

    Finish Confirmation Book Ch 2 Study Guide

    Ch 2 Test next Wed 10/30/2019

     

    8th Science - Blue Group Only

    Finish reading packet and do worksheet on "States of Matter" attached

    Both Blue and Red Groups

    Make Vocabulary Flashcards for Atomic Structure Vocabulary - due Monday

     

    8th Social Studies

    Do U. S. Constitution WB P. 38 & 40

    DOG Quiz Weeks 7 & 8 tomorrow

     

    Thu 10/17/2019

    7th Social Studies

    Text P 22 Vocabulary definitions - put in spiral - if not done

    D.O.G. Quiz 7/8 next Tuesday 10/22

     

    7th Science

    Atomic Structure Vocab Quiz Monday 10/21

    Atomic Structure Final Test Friday 10/24

     

    8th Religion

    none

     

    8th Social Studies

    D.O.G. Quiz 7/8 on Wed 10/23

    U.S. Cons. WB P. 34 & 35

     

    8th Science

    Read SDR pages 38-40 to prepare for Lab Trial 2

    Complete "Heat & Heat Transfer" Vocabulary worksheet EXCEPT FOR LAST 3 TERMS ON BACK!  Note: Solute, solution, and solvent can all be found on the first page of the packet you received yesterday.  All other terms are in your SDRs.

     

    Fri 10/11/2019

    7th Social Studies

    IL. Constitution Final Exam will be Thurs 10/17/19

    IL. Constitution Study Sessions from 3-4:30 P.M. will be on Wed 10/16 - please email me if you want your child to walk home from this practice!

    IL Constitution Quizlet Review at:  

    https://quizlet.com/_64i0t3

     

    Thur 10/10 2019

    7th Social Studies

    IL. Constitution Final Exam will be Thurs 10/17/19

    IL. Constitution Study Sessions from 3-4:30 P.M. will be on Mon 10/7 and Wed 10/16 - permission slip to follow

    IL Constitution Quizlet Review at:  

    https://quizlet.com/_64i0t3

     

    7th Science

    None

     

    8th Social Studies

    U.S. Constitution Quiz 3 on Tues 10-15-19:  Quizlet review at:

    https://quizlet.com/_77xs07

    8th Religion

    None

     

    8th Science

    None

     

    Wed 10/9/2019

    7th Social Studies

    IL. Constitution Final Exam will be Thurs 10/17/19

    IL. Constitution Study Sessions from 3-4:30 P.M. will be on Mon 10/7 and Wed 10/16 - permission slip to follow

    IL Constitution Quizlet Review at:  

    https://quizlet.com/_64i0t3

    Soc Stud Text P. 15, #1, 2, 4, 5, & 6 put in spiral

     

    7th Science

    Finish SDR pages 30-33

    Atomic CELL Vocab quiz on Mon 10/21

     

    8th Religion

    Ch 4 Test Thursday 10/10/19

    8th Social Studies

    U.S. Constitution Quiz 3 on Mon 10-21-19

    8th Science

    Finish Scatterplot worksheet for Age vs. Salary page only if not done

     

    Thu 10/3/2019

    7th Social Studies

    IL. Constitution Final Exam will be Thurs 10/17/19

    IL. Constitution Study Sessions from 3-4:30 P.M. will be on Mon 10/7 and Wed 10/16 - permission slip to follow

    IL Constitution Quizlet Review at:  

     

    https://quizlet.com/_64i0t3

    7th Science

    none

     

    8th Religion

    Ch 4 Test Thursday 10/10/19

    Unit 1 Review, P. 81-84 due Monday

     

    8th Social Studies

    U.S. Constitution P. 30

     D.O.G. Quiz Weeks 5 & 6 on Tuesday 10/8

    8th Science

    SDR pages 19-23 finish answering questions on these pages

     

     

     

    Wed 10/2/2019

    7th Social Studies

    IL. Constitution Final Exam will be Thurs 10/17/19

    IL. Constitution Study Sessions from 3-4:30 P.M. will be on Mon 10/7 and Wed 10/16 - permission slip to follow

    IL Constitution Quizlet Review at:  

     

    https://quizlet.com/_64i0t3

     

    7th Science

    None

     

    8th Religion

    Finish P. 71, #1 & 2 if not done

    Finish Ch 4 Review if not done

     

    8th Social Studies

    U.S. Const WB P. 28

    D.O.G. Quiz Weeks 5 & 6 next Tues 10/8/19

     

    8th Science

    Finish SDR P. 17, #7 & 8

    Do "Heat and Heat Transfer" worksheet (Lab grade)

     

     

    Tue 10/1/2019

    7th Social Studies

    IL. Constitution Final Exam will be Thurs 10/17/19

    IL. Constitution Study Sessions from 3-4:30 P.M. will be on Mon 10/7 and Wed 10/16 - permission slip to follow

    IL Constitution Quizlet Review at:  

    https://quizlet.com/_64i0t3

    7th Science

    Read SDR pages 21-24 in preparation for lab

    Complete Prediction on P. 22 in SDR

    Complete last part of Atoms Family Worksheet

     

    8th Social Studies

    U.S. Constitution WB P. 26

     

    8th Science

    Red Group only - Complete written review of Trials 1 & 2 in SDR P. 12

    Mon 9/30/19

    7th Social Studies

    IL. Constitution Final Exam will be Thurs 10/17/19

    IL. Constitution Study Sessions from 3-4:30 P.M. will be on Mon 10/7 and Wed 10/16 - permission slip to follow

    IL Constitution Quizlet Review at:  

    https://quizlet.com/_64i0t3

     

     

    7th Science

    Complete Atoms worksheet, page 2

     

    8th Religion

    None

     

    8th Science

     

     

     

    8th Social Studies

    Finish US Const WB P. 23 - begun in class last Friday and WB P. 26

     

    Tue, 9/24/19

    7th Social Studies

    IL Const WB P 71 & 72

     

    7th Science

    none

     

    8th Religion

    Ch 3 Test Thursday

     

    8th Social Studies

    U.S. Const Quiz 2 on P. 9-19  

    https://quizlet.com/_72u3u3

     

    8th Science

    none

     

    Wed, 9/18/19

    7th Social Studies

    D.O.G. Quiz Weeks 3 & 4 will be Tues 9/24

    Guest Speaker tomorrow

     

    7th Science

    Read SDR pages 12-17 in preparation for LAB tomorrow

     

    8th Religion

    Ch 3 Test will be next Thursday 9/26/19

     

    8th Social Studies

    D.O.G. Quiz Weeks 3 & 4 will be on Tues 9/24

    U.S. Const Quiz #2 on Pages 9-19 will be on Wed 9/25; See quizlet review at:  

    https://quizlet.com/_72u3u3

    Guest Speaker tomorrow

     

    8th Science

    None

     

    Mon, 9/16/19

    7th Social Studies

    IL. Const. Quiz 2 tomorrow

     

    7th Science

    None

     

    8th Religion

    Chapter 3 Review

    Ch 3 Test this Thursday?

     

    8th Social Studies

    Note: Students received U.S. Const. Study Guide today for test next Tuesday 9/24.  Some started work on this in class today.  They will be given the entire class period tomorrow to finish this.

    U.S. Const. WB P. 19 

     

    8th Science

    None

     

     

    Thu, 9/12/19

    7th Social Studies

    Review IL. Const. Study Guide for Quiz 2 on pages 63-70

    IL. Const. Quiz 2 next Tues 9/17/19

     

    7th Science

    Lab Learner Atomic Structure Student Data Record (SDR): Complete Pages 5-7

     

    8th Grade Chicago Field Trip permissions slips were sent home today.  These MUST be returned by Mon 9/16/19!

     

    8th Religion

    Finished reading Chapter 3

    8th Social Studies

    (Note: Next Quiz will cover pages 10-19; study guide will be provided next week)

    8th Science

    Test on Atoms and Atomic Theory TOMORROW!

     

    Wed, 9/11/19

    7th Social Studies

    Review IL. Const. Study Guide for Quiz 2 on pages 63-70

    IL. Const. Quiz 2 next Tues 9/17/19

     

    7th Science

    Lab Learner Atomic Structure Student Data Record (SDR) Read Page 4 to prepare for tomorrow's Lab

     

    8th Grade Chicago Field Trip permissions slips were sent home today.  These MUST be returned by Mon 9/16/19!

    8th Religion

    Read Pages 53-54 in text if not done

    8th Social Studies

    All U.S. Const. WB pages 14 & 16 (Note: Next Quiz will cover pages 10-19; study guide will be provided next week)

    8th Science

    Finish Writing up "Hot Lave" Lab report.  Be sure to include the information on the Chemical Reactions Table as well.  We will finish up our Chemical Reactions labs tomorrow.

    Test on Atoms and Atomic Theory will be this Friday (Students have had their study guide for about one week, so they should be reviewing it every day)

     

     

    Tue, 9/10/19

    7th Social Studies

    Il Const WB P. 69-70

    7th Science

    Lab Learner Atomic Structure Student Data Record (SDR) Page 1 (this should have been completed in class!)

    8th Grade Chicago Field Trip permissions slips were sent home today.  These MUST be returned by Mon 9/16/19!

    8th Religion

    Ch 2 Test TOMORROW!  

    8th Social Studies

    All U.S. Const. WB pages 10-12 should be completed by tomorrow (Students should have been working on these while I was out as substitute assigned them)

    8th Science

    Turn in Strawberry DNA Lab Report

    Finish Writing up "Bubble Bomb" Lab report.  Be sure to include the information on the Chemical Reactions Table as well.  You were given this as part of the first Chemical Reactions lab packet you received.

     

     

    Mon, 9/9/19

    7th Social Studies

    Il Const WB P. 68

    7th Science

    Some students still need to turn in the hand-written description of the Penny Bridge Lab

     

    8th Religion

    Ch 2 Test has been moved to Wednesday due to teacher Absence

    8th Social Studies

    None

    8th Science

    Finish writing up lab report on Strawberry DNA Lab.

    Finish your Atoms worksheet if you have not yet turned it in.  This is late! Was due Friday

     

     

    Thur & Fri, 9/4 and 9/5 Mrs. Lavin out sick

     

    Wed 9/4/19

     7th Social Studies

    IL Const WB P. 63

    DOG Quiz Weeks 1 & 2 on Friday 9-6-19

     7th Grade Science

    Finish summary of Today's engineering exercise "Penny Bridge".  You must include you and your partner's name in your summary and describe how the bridge "failures" led to improvement in design.  Next, you must state who the two additional 'engineers' were that joined your group and how this helped to improve your design.  Describe the best design (the one that held the most pennies) in detail.  You can draw a picture as well, if it helps, but you MUST include a written description.  Finally, you must include ways this experiment could be improved upon for next year, include any suggestions for both physical and social boundaries.

    8th Social Studies

    Fed Constitution Quiz 1 on P. 3-8  (Link to quizlet on this is at:  https://quizlet.com/_6zbh9e)

    DOG Quiz Weeks 1 & 2 will be this Friday 9/6

     

    8th Science

    Do side 2 of "Atomic Basics" Worksheet 

    Preview "Strawberry DNA" Lab so you are prepared for this! 

     

    Tue, 9/3/19

    7th Social Studies

    IL Const Quiz 1 (P. 53-62) will be on  Wed 9/4

    DOG Quiz Weeks 1 & 2 on Friday 9/6

    8th Social Studies

    Fed Constitution Quiz 1 (P. 3-8) has been moved to Thursday 9/5 

    DOG Quiz Weeks 1 & 2 on Friday 9/6

    8th Science

    Do first side only of "tomic Basics" worksheet

     

    Thu, 8/29/19

    7th Social Studies

    IL Const Quiz 1 (P. 53-62) will be on  Wed 9/4. Students have been told they should be reviewing their study guide a few times each night to prepare for the quiz.

     

    8th Social Studies

    Finish U.S. Constitution Study Guide for Quiz 1 due tomorrow

    Quiz 1 (P. 3-8) will be next Wed 9/4

     

    8th Religion

    Ch 1 Test tomorrow!

     

    Wed, 8/28/19

    7th Social Studies

    Finish Quiz 1 Study Guide 

    IL Const Quiz 1 (P. 53-62) has been moved to Wed 9/4 due to the Holiday

     

    8th Social Studies

    Fed Constitution Workook P. 8

    Quiz 1 (P. 3-8) will be next Wed 9/4

     

    8th Religion

    Ch 1 Test this Friday!

     

    Tues, 8-27-19

    7th Social Studies 

    Illinois Constitution Workbook P. 62

    IL Const Quiz 1 (P. 53-62) will be on Tues 9/3/19

     

    8th Social Studies

    U.S. Constitution Workbook P. 6

     

    8th religion

    Ch 1 Test Friday