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Ms. RivasMr. MaesMs. HoffaMs. Shult

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10/28-11/1 11/25-11/29
1/27-1/31 2/24-2/28 3/31-4/4 4/28-5/2
  9/30-10/4                 

Week 1 - 8/19-8/23
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

HOMEWORK:

1.    Find an APPROPRIATE song that’s most relatable to you at this point in your life. If you had to choose one song right now that would be the theme song to your story (life) which one would it be?

a.     Print out or hand write the lyrics to bring to class tomorrow

b.    If you cannot print it out, feel free to e-mail them to me, and I will print them out tomorrow. 

2.    Find at least five (5) pictures that you can use to make a collage about you. Choose pictures that are really significant to who you are as a person, or what has helped shape you into the person you are today.

3.    FEEL FREE TO BRING YOUR OWN ART SUPPLIES TO CLASS TOMORROW!!! 


Math 2014/2015

Homework can be found at:http://rockytop.adams12.org/faculty/teaching-staff/rmaesBlogs for each class.


Science

Social Studies

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Week 2 - 8/26-8/30
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math





Science

Finish Metric Man Measurements

Begin Individual Metric Conversions Practice Sheet 

HOMEWORK: None
Begin Scientific Investigation Notes: Testable Questions

HOMEWORK: None
Scientific Investigation Notes: Hypothesis and Variables

HOMEWORK: STUDY FOR METRIC QUIZ


Social Studies Classwork
-Warm-up
-Research assigned Geography standard with group
-Begin re-writing standard in own words

Homework

No Homework

Classwork 
-Warm-up
-Transfer re-written standard onto poster paper
-Practice, and be ready to share poster on Thursday


Homework

Be ready to present standard on Thursday

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Watch CNN Student News
-Writing Wednesday Current Events
-Discussion- Small group and large group

Homework

Completed Standard Poster

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Standards Silent Walking Tour
-Discussion of standards





Homework

Bring a red pen to class tomorrow
-Have your binder ready to check in tomorrow (Standards Packet with 5 new facts, and Writing Wednesday Current Event #1)

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Pre-Test (Five Themes of Geography)
-Research correct answers




Homework

No Homework



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Week 3 - 9/2-9/6
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math




Science NO SCHOOL

Weekly Journal Writing

Practice writing properly formatted Testable Questions and Hypotheses

HOMEWORK: Practice Sheet (questions 1, 2, 3) DUE THURSDAY!
More practice writing properly formatted Testable Questions and Hypotheses Notes: Experimental methods and data collection and analysis   

PRACTICE SHEET DUE

Questions 1, 2, and 3 (Identify IV, DV, write Testable Question and Hypothesis) 




MAKING     and ANALYSIS of DATA TABLES AND GRAPHS


Social Studies

Classwork
-Warm-up
-5 Themes of Geography PowerPoint Presentation
-5 Themes of Geography Practice

Homework
Assessment over 5 Themes of Geography- Thursday (Any student who is in Ms. Shult's 1st and 2nd period class was told Wednesday, however the test is actually on THURSDAY) See my website for a link to the 5 Themes of Geography Ppt. 

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Watch CNN Student News
-Writing Wednesday
-Small group discussion/Class discussion

Homework
-Assessment over 5 Themes of Geography- Thursday (See link to Ppt. notes on Ms. Shult's website
-Binder checked in on Friday (#3 and #4)

Classwork
-Warm-up
-5 Minute Review
-Assessment over 5 Themes of Geography




Homework
Binder checked in tomorrow (#3 and #4)

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Maps, Globes, and Projections classwork
-Binders checked in



Homework
No Homework

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Week 4 - 9/9-9/13
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math




Science Begin Scientific Investigation Packet

Begin Dot Lab
IV, DV, TQ, Hypothesis
DATA COLLECTION
Data Analysis for Dot Lab (graph) and write and edit CONCLUSION Debrief Dot Lab
Complete SI Packet, review for quiz
SCIENTIFIC INVESTIGATION QUIZ


Social Studies

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Work day on Globes, maps, and projections project

Homework
Globes, maps, and projections project due- Thursday!

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Student News- Remembering 9/11
-Writing Wednesday
-Class Discussion

Homework
Globes, maps, and projections project due- Thursday!

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Tests handed back, discussed, and re-collected to keep in files
-Climate Zones and Latitude Belts Pre-Test

Homework
-Bring in a red, blue AND green writing utensil tomorrow
-Binder checked in- #5 and #6


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Week 5 - 9/16-9/20
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts Classwork
1. Discussed the elements of Fantasy.
2. Listened to a science fiction story - "Dark they Were and Golden Eyed."









Homework:

None

Classwork
1. DLI - Introduced Linking Verbs

2. Introduced Point of View with The House activity.

3.Compared and contrasted two versions of the Three Little Pigs. 




Homework:

None

Classwork
1. Book Preview Students were asked to look at their lexile numbers and preview 9 fantasy novels to determine which book group would be best for them. 






Homework:

None

Classwork
1. DLI - Introduced Helping Verbs

2. Used "flocabulary" to help identify and explain the five elements of a short story.

3. Discussed "Story Mountain" and how the five elements work together to create a story.


Homework:

None

Classwork
1. DLI QUIZ
2. Book Groups 
3. Silent Reading
4. Reading Response. 












Homework:

None

Math




Science Scientific Investigation Assessment Lab 
PART 1

Scientific Investigation Assessment Lab 
PART 2
What is Matter?  Concept Attainment! Properties of Solids, Liquids, and Gases Notes Brain Pop
Text Reading with 3 column notes

Social Studies
Classwork
- Warm-up
-Posters handed back to look over and then re-collected
-Latitude belts and climates guided notes

Homework
Latitude Belts and Climates Assessment- Thursday
(See my webpage for a link to today's ppt. notes

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Practice Worksheet #1- World's Climate Questions
-Practice Worksheet #2- Latitude Belt/Climate Zones Practice
- Discuss/correct
-Organize Binder
-Review for Assessment

Homework
-Latitude Belts and Climates Assessment- Thursday (See webpage for link to ppt. notes)

-Binder checked in Thursday (#7-11)

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Student news
- Writing Wednesday
-Discussion


Homework
-Latitude Belts and Climates Assessment- Thursday (See webpage for link to ppt. notes)

-Binder checked in Thursday (#7-11)

Classwork
- Warm-up
-Brief review for assessment
- Latitude Belts and Climate Zones Assessment (Copy of rubric can be found on my website)
- Binders checked in: #7-11

Homework

-No Homework

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Week 6 - 9/23-9/27
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts Classwork
1. DLI - Subject and Predicate

2. Quick-Write:
Finish the story using elements of fantasy. 

3. Silent Reading


Homework:
Finish quick-write if you didn't finish in class

Bring in canned foods. 

Math






Science Is it a solid or liquid Lab.
Identifying Variables and data collection.

Take A Stand from yesterday's lab!
Does Gas have Mass?
Notes and Flodable
Word Splash Bubbly Anyone? Lab part 1. Bubbly Anyone? Lab part 2.

Social Studies Classwork
-Warm-up
-Hand back latitude/longitude pre-test
longitude/latitude notes
-Grid work

Homework
No Homework

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Longitude and Latitude Practice
Packets/Independent Project



Homework
-Longitude/Latitude Assessment-Friday

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Student News
-Writing Wednesday
-Class Discussion


Homework
-Longitude/Latitude Assessment- Friday
(Independent Mapping Project- Monday)

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Assessments handed back and discussed
-Practice Packet #2 workday 

Homework
-Longitude/Latitude Assessment- Friday
-Binders checked in Friday (#12, 13, 14) 
-Finish Packet #2 if not finished in class
(Independent Mapping Project- Monday)

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Week 7 - 9/30-10/4
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math




Science

  Classwork: 
Monday Musing
Notes-Change in State
-student sheet
Brain Pop-Matter Changing States

HW: Final Lab Corrections due Oct. 4th!
Classwork: 
Vocabulary Squares
Ch.2-2 p. 45-52

HW: Final Lab Corrections due Oct. 4th!
Classwork: 
Notes-Physical and Chemical Change
Brain Pop-Property Change

HW: Final Lab Corrections due Oct. 4th!

Classwork: 
Physical and Chemical Change Practice Articles

HW: Final Lab Corrections due tomorrow!
Classwork: 
Videos with worksheets

HW: None


Social Studies Classwork
-Warm-up
-Scale Pre-Test
-Correct Pre-Test
-Discuss scale
Longitude/Latitude Assessment handed back

Homework
Show your parents your binder before conference time!
(Parents, ask your child to see his/her binder before conferences so that you can get an idea of how your child is doing in class)

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Student news
-Writing Wednesday #6
-Discussion


Homework
-Scale assessment- Friday
-Binders checked in on Friday- #15 and #16

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Scale practice worksheet
-Correct Worksheet
-Travel Around the World Activity

Homework
-Scale Assessment- Friday
-Binders checked in- #15 and #16

*Parents, ask  your child to see his/her binder before conferences so that you can see what you child has been doing in the classroom)

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Week 8 - 10/7-10/11
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math




Science
Classwork: 
Monday Musing
Physical/ Chemical Change Lab Day #1

HW: None

Classwork: 
Physical/ Chemical Change Lab Day #2

HW: None
Classwork: 
Chemical Reaction Notes
Video-Bill Nye

HW: None
Classwork: 
Dot Lab

HW: None
No School!

Social Studies Classwork
-Warm-up
-Mapping Lab

Homework
-No Homework

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Mapping Lab

Homework
-No Homework

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Writing Wednesday- Student news
-Discussion

Homework
-Mapping Lab assessment- Monday!! Study!!

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Week 9 - 10/14-10/18
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts Classwork
1. DLI - Pages 118 - 120

2. Book Groups - Character Suitcase

3. Identifying conflict overview.

4. Silent Reading


Homework:
You will need to provide a "ticket" into your book groups for the discussions that we will be having tomorrow and Wednesday. On your own sheet of paper answer these questions:
1.  WHO IS THE MAIN CHARACTER? 

2.WHAT IS HIS/HER GOAL?

3.WHAT IS THE MAIN CONFLICT OF THE STORY? (What is preventing the main character from achieving their goal)?

Classwork
1. DLI - Page 121

2. Appropriate Behavior for Book group conferencing - Discussion groups Rubrics. 

3. Setting Activity

4. Silent Reading


Homework:
NONE :) 

Math





Science Chemical Equations white boards
Begin Dot Lab

Finish Dot Lab Law of Conservation of Mass Lab
(alkaseltzer and elephant toothpaste)
Talk by counselor to all classes NOTES: Periodic Table, Atoms Family Math, and Brain Pop on Periodic Table

Social Studies Classwork
-Warm-up
-Mapping Lab- last day to finish mapping lab in class 
-Studying for assessment

Homework
-Assessment over mapping lab tomorrow!!! Be sure to study!!!
-Binder Check- #17 and #18

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Mapping Lab Assessment

Homework

-No Homework

Classwork
Aborigines Guided Notes Packet

Homework
Finish Aborigines guided notes packet by end of the day Monday
(See link on my website)


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Week 10 - 10/21-10/25
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math

Science NOTES: Atoms and atomic structure
Atoms family Album

iPad Work and Research for Atom Project iPad Work and Research for Atom Project iPad Work and Research for Atom Project IN CLASS ATOM PRESENTATIONS...INFORMATION ONLY! (Atom 3D projects are due Monday, Oct. 28.) 

Social Studies Classwork
-Warm-up
-Aboriginal Research Project (see webpage for links to project)
-directions/rubric
-Begin research 

Homework
Aboriginal Project due- Friday
(Outside research/work may need to be done as well. Feel free to come in at lunch, before school and after school to work on project)

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Aboriginal Research Project (See webpage for links to project)

Homework
Aboriginal Project due- Friday
(Outside research/work may need to be done as well. Feel free to come in at lunch, before school, and after school to work on
project)

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Aboriginal Research Project (See webpage for links to project)

Homework
Aboriginal Project due- Friday
(Outside research/work may need to be done as well. Feel free to come in at lunch, before school and after school to work on project)

Classwork
-warm-up
-Aboriginal Research Project (See webpage for links to project)

Homework
Aboriginal Project due- Friday (Outside research/work may need to be done as well. Feel free to come in at lunch, before school, and after school to work on project)



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Week 11 - 10/28-11/1
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts Classwork
1. DLI - Pages 134 AND 135

2.Body Biography

3. Silent Reading


Homework:
Read your novels! 

Work on Vocab

Classwork
1. DLI - Page 136

2.Body Biography (group work)

3. Book Group Conferencing

Homework:
Read your novels! 

Work on Vocab

Classwork
1. DLI - Page 137

2.Body Biography (group work)

3. Book Group Conferencing

Homework:
Read your novels! 

Work on Vocab


Math

Science ATOM MODELS DUE!!!

Chemistry Assessment Study Guide

Chemistry Assessment Study Guide and ReviewChemistry Assessment!!!

Social Studies Classwork
- Began watching "Rabbit Proof Fence"

Homework
"Rabbit Proof Fence" video guide due- Thursday

Classwork
-Continued watching "Rabbit Proof Fence"

Homework
"Rabbit Proof Fence" video guide due- Thursday

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Week 12 - 11/4-11/8
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts Classwork
1. DLI - Page 156-Homophones

2.Practicing using plot, place and character in a story.

3.Quick -Write (3rd Person - BatKid Personal Narrative). 


Homework:
No Homework

Math

Science
Classwork: 
Monday Musing
What Is Life? Notes from textbook

Classwork: 
Vocabulary Boxes

HW: Finish Vocab and Notes
Classwork: 
Bill Nye Video: Biodiversity with Questions
Hand out Field Trip Permission Slip

HW: Field Trip Permission
Classwork: 
Food Web/ Trophic Levels Activity

HW: Field Trip Permission Slip 
Classwork: 

HW: Field Trip Permission Slip 

Social Studies Classwork
- Warm-up
-Chapter 33 packet- Relative and Absolute Location of Australia

Homework
No homework

Classwork
Warm-up
-Chapter 33 packet

Homework
Chapter 33 assessment on Friday
Binder check on Friday (Chapter 33 packet and Writing Wed. #9)

Classwork
-Warm-up
-Student News
-Writing Wednesday

Homework
Chapter 33 assessment on Friday
Binder check on Friday (Chapter 33 packet and Writing Wed. #9)


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Week 13 - 11/11-11/15
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math

Science No school

Classwork: 
Tuesday Thoughts Writing
Energy Pipeline Lab- data collection
Classwork: 
Energy Pipeline- conclusion questions

HW: Field Trip Permission Slip 
Classwork: 
Oh Deer! Lab- data collection, graph and conclusions

HW: Field Trip Permission Slip 
Classwork: 
Oh Deer! Lab- finish graph and conclusions
Video: Bill Nye Food Webs with Questions

HW: None

Social Studies

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Week 14 - 11/18-11/22
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math

Science
Classwork: 
No Monday Musing
Hand back papers
Food Web Children's Story

HW: None

Classwork: 
Food Web Children's Story
Start Cycles of Matter Packet

HW: Food Web Children's Story due tomorrow!
Classwork: 
Continue Cycles of Matter Packet

HW: None
Classwork: 
Brain Pop
Finish Cycles of Matter Packet

HW: None
Classwork:
Field Trip: Catching Fire Movie

HW: None

Social Studies

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Week 15 - 11/25-11/29
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math

Science Classwork:
Monday Musing
Check-in Cycles Packet
Introduce Mono Lake
-video
-start food web

Homework:
None

Classwork:
Continue Mono Lake
-finish food web
- Reading with questions

Homework:
None
No school No school No school

Social Studies

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Week 16 - 12/2-12/6
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math





Science Classwork:
Monday Musing
Hand back papers
Biomes Chart (p. 58-73)

Homework:
Bring device for research tomorrow if you have one!

Classwork:
Introduce Ecosystem and Human Impact Project
Start Research for Project
-project information sheet
-project rubrics

Homework:
Ecosystem and Human Impact Project due Fri, Dec 13th!
Information Sheet due Thursday at the end of class!
Classwork:
Continue Research for Project

Homework:
Ecosystem and Human Impact Project due Fri, Dec 13th!
Information Sheet due Thursday at the end of class
Classwork:
Continue Research for Project
Work time for Project

Homework:
Ecosystem and Human Impact Project due Fri, Dec 13th!
Classwork:
Work time for Project

Homework:
Ecosystem and Human Impact Project due Fri, Dec 13th!


Social Studies

Classwork
-Peer editing of Magazine Article

Homework
India's Global IT Revolution Magazine Article Final Draft due- Thursday!
(Work day for final draft in class on Wednesday)

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Week 17 - 12/9-12/13
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts Classwork
1. DLI - Pages 168

2. Introduction to Poetry Notes


Homework:
Bring in unwrapped gifts! 

Classwork
1. DLI - Page 167

2.Record personal narratives and turn them into QR codes. 


Homework:
Print out your QR Codes IF you recorded in class today. 

Bring in unwrapped gifts!!! 

Classwork



Homework:
Bring in unwrapped gifts!!!

Classwork



Homework:
Bring in unwrapped gifts!!!

Classwork



Homework:
Bring in unwrapped gifts!!!


Math





Science

Social Studies

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Week 18 - 12/16-12/20
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math




Science

Social Studies

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Week 19 - 1/6-1/10
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math




Science

Social Studies

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Week 20 - 1/13-1/17
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts
Classwork:
DLI - Page 190

Figurative Language Quiz

Read "Woods on a Snowy Evening" by Robert Frost and annotated it with an emphasis around discovering its theme. 



Homework:
NONE

Classwork:
DLI - Page 191

Students read two poems: "Jabberwocky" and "Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout Would Not Take the Garbage Out" and applied the Observe, Find Patterns, and Draw Conclusions method to try and find the similar theme. 


Homework:
NONE

Classwork:
DLI - Page 192

Discussed and took notes on how to properly use the Observe, Find Patterns, and Draw conclusions organizer to compare and contrast two different poems.


Homework:
Bring overdue books into the library.

Classwork:
DLI - Page 193

Library Return/Checkout day

Silent Reading for 30 min. 




Homework:
NONE

Classwork:
DLI Quiz - Week 17 ; Adjectives


Homework:
NONE

Math




Science

Social Studies

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Week 21 - 1/20-1/24
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts NO SCHOOL

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY


"The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education."

Martin Luther King, Jr.


Classwork:
DLI - Page 196 - Comparative and superlative adjectives

Review: Topic vs.Theme

Identifying theme practice



Homework:
Finish the Identifying theme packet if you did not finish in class.
Classwork:
DLI - Page 197 & 198  -Comparative and superlative adjectives

Identifying Theme assessment

Homework:
NONE
Classwork:
DLI - Page 199  -Comparative and superlative adjectives

Students will choose a theme, and practice writing a 4 stanza (approximately 16 line) poem using that theme as a reference.

Homework:
Finish poem you worked on during class. 
Classwork:
DLI Quiz -  Comparative and superlative adjectives

Comparing and Contrasting poems pre-assessment



Homework:
NONE
Math



Science
Social Studies

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Week 22 - 1/27-1/31
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math




Science

Social Studies

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Week 23 - 2/3-2/7span>
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts
Classwork:
DLI - Page 204 and 205 - Friendly vs. Business letters

Persuasive 
Pre - Test


Homework:
None

Classwork:
DLI - Page 206 - Friendly vs. Business letters

Introduction to Persuasion Notes


Homework:
None

Classwork:
DLI - Page 207 - Friendly vs. Business letters

Letter to a soldier activity


Homework:
None

Classwork:
DLI - Page 208 - Friendly vs. Business letters





Homework:
None

Classwork:
DLI Week 19 Quiz - Friendly vs. Business letters



Homework:
None

Math





Science

Social Studies

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Week 24 - 2/10-2/14
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math




Science

Social Studies

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Week 25 - 2/17-2/21
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math





Science

Social Studies

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Week 26 - 2/24-2/28
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math




Science

Social Studies

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Week 27 - 3/3-3/7
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math




Science

Social Studies

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Week 28 - 3/10-3/14
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts Classwork
TCAP Reading Comprehension practice - The White Umbrella story and comprehension questions


Homework:
Independent reading for your reading logs.





TCAP Testing Day

Classwork
TCAP Wrting Practice


Homework:
Independent reading for your reading logs. 






TCAP Testing Day

Classwork
1. Intro to Debate PowerPoint and notes

2. Taking a stand activity


Homework:
None

Math





Science

Social Studies

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Week 29 - 3/17-3/21
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts Classwork
1. DLI - Page 235~ Sentence Combining Using Words/Phrases in a series

2.Would You Clone Your Dog Debate


Homework:
None

Math

Science Discussion Questions for Alien activity done individually
Videos/questions on "Hot Topics" in genetics
genetic testing, cloning, DNA in forensics and genetic modification

DNA extraction
or 
Study Hall if missing multiple assignments
Genetic diseases reading and questions Research on Genetic Topic and preparing for debate in Language Arts Research on Genetic Topic and preparing for debate in Language Arts

Social Studies Classwork
Workday in the library on Africa Project (See link to Africa Project directions on my webpage titled, "Africa Project")
Homework
-Oil Project- Due Tuesday 3/18
-Africa Project- Due Tuesday 4/1

Classwork

Workday in the library on Africa Project (See link to Africa Project direction on my webpage titled, Africa Project"

Homework

-Africa Project- Due Tuesday 4/1

 


Classwork
Workday in library on Africa Project (See link to Africa Project directions on my webpage titled, Africa Project"

Homework
Africa Project- Due Tuesday 4/1

Classwork

Workday in library on Africa Project (See link to Africa Project directions and rubrics on my webpage titled, "Africa Project"

Homework

Africa Project- Due Tuesday 4/1


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Week 30 - 3/31-4/4
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts Classwork
1. DLI - Page 241 and 242 ~ Plural Possessives

2.Outline and complete their Pro speeches for their debate topic. 

Homework:
None

Classwork
1. DLI - Page 243~ Plural Possessives

2.Outline and complete their Con speeches for their debate topic. 

Homework:
Finish both Pro and Con speeches. They need to be 4 paragraphs each. 

Classwork
1. DLI - Page 244 ~ Plural Possessives

2. Receive Debate Groups and work on creating their official (final copy) speech for their debates next week.  

Homework:
None

Classwork
1. DLI - Page 245~ Plural Possessives

2




Homework:
None

Classwork
1. DLI Week 24 Assessment ~ Plural Possessives

2.  



Homework:
None

Math

Science Finish Research on Genetic Topic and preparing for debate in Language Arts

International Town

Backpack Mystery activity
International Town

Backpack Mystery activity
International Town

Backpack Mystery activity
International Town

Backpack Mystery activity


Social Studies Classwork
Last workday in the library on Africa Project

Homework
Africa Project due: TOMORROW 4/1 at the beginning of class!

International Towne  

Classwork

Video on Africa

Homework
No Homework

International Towne

Classwork
Africa Mapping Lab

Homework
Africa Mapping Lab due- Monday

International Towne

Classwork
Africa Mapping Lab

Homework
Africa Mapping Lab due- Monday

International Towne (Field Trip)

Classwork
Africa Mapping Lab

Homework
Africa Mapping Lab due- Monday

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Week 31 - 4/7-4/11
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math

Science Begin reading on cells.

Genetics Debates Cell Notes
Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryotes
Cell Foldable and Introduce Cell Project
PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES
NO SCHOOL


Social Studies Classwork
-Warm-up
-Feed-back on Africa Project
-Gallery walk of Africa Projects

Homework
Students who did NOT participate in International Towne, be sure Africa Mapping Lab is turned in by tomorrow (Tuesday)

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Week 32 - 4/14-4/18
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math

Science CMAS

CMAS
CMAS Eggmosis prep


Social Studies

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Week 33 - 4/21-4/25
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts
Math
Science Notes on cells
Day 1 of Eggmosis
Cell reproduction
Day 2 Eggmosis
Cell processes and Intro Microscopes Take Your Child to Work Day Mitosis
Social Studies Classwork
Finish video on Aswan High Dam
-Begin preparations for debate
-Assign roles and begin forming arguments for debate
Homework
Debates- Friday 

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Week 34 - 4/28-5/2
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math

Science Microscopes Lab

Microscopes Lab Microscopes Lab Microscopes Lab Microscopes Lab

Social Studies Classwork
Chapter 23 Packet- Apartheid in Africa

Homework
No Homework

Classwork 
Chapter 23 Packet- Apartheid in Africa

Homework
No Homework

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Week 35 - 5/5-5/9
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math

Science

Social Studies Classwork
Assessment

Homework
All Late work due no later then Friday 5/9!!

Classwork
Europe Mapping Lab

Homework
All Late work due no later then Friday 5/9!!

Classwork
Writing Wednesday

Homework
All Late work due no later then Friday 5/9!!

Classwork
Europe Mapping Lab

Homework
All Late work due no later then Friday 5/9!!

Classwork
Finish up Europe Mapping Lab

Homework
All Late work due no later then Friday 5/9!!

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Week 36 - 5/12-5/16
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math

Science

Social Studies

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Week 37 - 5/19-5/23
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math

Science

Social Studies

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Week 38 - 5/27-5/31
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math

Science

Social Studies

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Reuben Maes - RTM Faculty,
Dec 4, 2013, 10:43 AM
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Reuben Maes - RTM Faculty,
Dec 4, 2013, 10:43 AM
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Reuben Maes - RTM Faculty,
Dec 4, 2013, 10:43 AM
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Natalie Rivas - RTM Faculty,
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