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HOMEWORK CALENDAR

***Please note- this calendar was for the 2013-2014 school year, not the current school year. Please use our landing pages for accurate homework information.***

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Language Arts
Math
Science
Social Studies
Ms. VenturoMrs. RobinsonMs. FordMr. Berger

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August
September
October
November
December
January
February
March
April
May
8/19-8/23
8/26-8/30
1/20-1/24 2/17-2/21 3/17-3/21 4/21-4/25 5/19-5/23

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                 


***Please note- this calendar was for the 2013-2014 school year, not the current school year. Please use our landing pages for accurate homework information.***

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

HW: Bring lyrics to one song that represents your life in a snap shot. Also, bring at least 4 pictures that represent you. If you cannot print, email your lyrics and pictures in a word document to me and I will print them for you. 

If you have not brought your composition notebook in to store in the classroom, bring it tomorrow (we will be setting them up in class tomorrow).

Math

Honors and Regular:
Binder Supplies due Thursday
Honors and Regular:
Binder Supplies due Thursday

Syllabus sheet due to first period teacher by Friday
Honors and Regular:
Syllabus sheet due to first period teacher by Friday


Science

Welcome to 7th grade science! Getting to Know you activity.
Go over expectations and supplies needed.
Hand out syllabus sheet to have signed and returned ASAP
Metric Measurements Metric Conversions

Measuring Me

Social Studies

Welcome to 7th Grade
1/2 Day Schedule
12:00-3:45
Activity: Syllabus, Classroom rules & expectations

HW: Syllabus signature page due to 1st hour teacher this Friday
            

Activity: Finish reviewing rules & expectations, About Me Activity/Classroom Quest

HW: Syllabus signature page due to 1st hour teacher this Friday

Activity: Breaking down the Social Studies standards Day 1

Syllabus signature page due to 1st hour teacher today

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

All posters (complete with pictures and lyrics) are due Thursday.

Math Honors and Regular:
MAPS Testing

Honors and Regular:
MAPS Testing
Honors and Regular:
Finish Grizzly Writing Expectaions and My Math Window
Honors:
Investigation 1.1 in Accentuate the Negative

Regular:
Number Line Practice
Honors:
Number Sentences with Negatives

Regular:
Absolute Value Practice

  

Science More metric conversions!

Metric Conversion Scavenger Hunt
Individual Metric Conversion Practice
Begin Scientific Investigation Notes Starting with Testable Question
Scientific Investigation PPT

Scientific Investigation Notes on Hypothesis

Testable Question Relay Race
Finish notes on how to write a hypothesis.  
Practice on writing a hypothesis.

Social Studies

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

Math No School
Labor Day

Honors:
Finish 1.1 Using Positive and Negative Numbers
HW:
Absolute Value WS

Regular:
Absolute Value Practice
HW:
Absolute Value    WS      
Honors:
1.2 Comparing and Ordering Numbers
HW:
ACE page 16: 9-19, 49-51

Regular:
1.1 Using Positive and Negative Numbers
HW:
ACE page 16: 5-8, 39 
Honors:
1.3 Using a Number Line Model
HW:
HW Quiz Tomorrow

Regular:
1.2 Comparing and Ordering Numbers
ACE page 16: 9-19
HW:
None
Honors:
HW Quiz
ACE page 17: 20-31, 42, 43
HW:
None

Regular:
1.3 Using a Number Line Model
Start 2.1 Adding Integers
HW:
HW Quiz Monday

Science

Quiz over metric measurements, conversions, testable question and hypothesis
Begin notes on data tables and graphing

Finish Quiz over metric measurements, testable question and hypothesis Data table and graphing notes
Senses lab
Begin notes on inference/observation
Ppt on inference/observation and quantitative/qualitative
data
Practice with data tables and graphs

Social Studies

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Week 4 - 9/9-9/13
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts    Finish rough draft if it was not completed in class or close to being completed (this does not apply to 1st period).

MAPS Testing

MAPS Testing

Personal Narrative final draft if it was not completed in class.

Math Honors:
2.1 Adding Rational Numbers
HW:
ACE page 17: 20-31, 42, 43
ACE page 32: 1-3, 30, 37

Regular:
HW Quiz
Finish 1.3
 ACE page 17: 20-31
HW:
Finish ACE Questions

Honors:
2.2 Subtracting Rational Numbers
HW:
ACE page 33: 6-8, 31, 32, 38, 39


Regular:
2.1 Adding Integers 
HW:
ACE page 32: 1-3, 30
Honors:
Addition/Subtraction Review
HW:
ACE page 34: 13, 15, 16, 33, 40


Regular:
Adding Rational Numbers
HW:
None
Honors:
2.5 Coordinate Graphing
HW:
HW Quiz Tomorrow


Regular:
2.2 Subtracting Integers
HW:
HW Quiz Tomorrow
Honors:
HW Quiz
Graphing Practice
HW:
None


Regular:
HW Quiz
Addition/Subtraction Review
ACE page 34: 13, 15, 16
HW:
None

Science *Writing Monday
Begin notes on Conclusions
Practice writing conclusions

Begin Dot Lab - Final Practice lab to put all of the steps of the scientific method together Finish Dot Lab Graphing Practice Scientific Investigation Write up practice

Social Studies

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Week 5 - 9/16-9/20
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math Honors:
Unit Review
HW:
Study for Unit Test Thursday





Regular:
2.5 Coordinate Graphing
HW:
ACE page 36: 27-29, 35, 36

Honors:
Unit Review
HW:
Study for Math's Mate Test Tomorrow and Unit Test Thursday


Regular:
Graphing Practice
HW:
Study for Math's Mate Test Tomorrow
Honors:
Math's Mate Test #1
HW:
None





Regular:
Math's Mate Test #1
HW:
None
Honors:
Unit Test: Addition and Subtraction, Absolute Value, Number Lines
HW:
None


Regular:
Unit Review
HW:
Study for Unit Test Tomorrow
Honors:
Finish Unit Test
Start Multiplication and Division Unit
HW:
None



Regular:
Unit Test: Addition and Subtraction, Absolute Value, Number Lines
HW:
None

Science Begin Scientific Investigation Final Lab

Scientific Investigation Final Lab 
*If lab is not finished in class it is homework and due at the beginning of class tomorrow
Begin Chemistry Unit - States of Matter States of Matter Webquest Mythbusters Scientific Investigation looking for and identifying the steps of the scientific methos

Social Studies Climate Zones & Latitude Belts Power Point Guided Notes
(Power point is on my webpage)

Earth's Climate Diagram

Study for Climate Zones & LAtitude Belts test this Thursday


Complete diaram and Practice Worksheets


Make note cards and study





Study for Climate Zones & LAtitude Belts test this Thursday

Current Events Writing Wednesday: U.S. Constitution






Study for Climate Zones & LAtitude Belts test this Thursday

Climae Zones & Latitude Belts Assessment



No Homework

Latitude & Longitude Pre-Test

Atlas Scavenger Hunt Activity

No Homework

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Week 6 - 9/23-9/27
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math

Science  Monday Writing
Matter Notes 

Chemistry Demo:
Does gas have mass?

Ooblek-Take a stand
WordSplash
word, definition, three sentences with connection chemistry words
Bubbly Anyone Lab
Perform lab and collection data
Bubbly Anyone Lab
Graph and Conclusion
Entire lab due by the end of class

Social Studies Latitude & Longitude Power Point Notes & Grid Diagram


L&L Assessment this Friday so practice, practice, practice


Latitude & Longitude Practice Assignments and Debriefing

L&L Assessment this Friday so practice, practice, practice

Current Events Writing Wednesday

L&L Assessment this Friday so practice, practice, practice

Latitude & Longitude Practice Assignments and Debriefing

L&L Assessment this Friday so practice, practice, practice

Latitude & Longitude Assessment

Finish Atlas Scavenger Hunt (if time allows)

Homework: None

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

Finish Character Suitcase activity-Select ten items to pack for your character, draw them in the suitcase, and on a separate piece of paper write an explanation for each item explaining why you chose to pack that item. Due tomorrow.

Math

Science

  Monday Writing
Change in States of Matter Notes
Physical/Chemical Change Lab Physical/Chemical Change Lab Write-up

Social Studies Calculating Scale on Maps
  • Review basic concepts
  • Practice Assignments
Homework: None




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

Math

Science Science Video clips on physical/chemical change and questions that are turned in

Bill Nye-Chemical Reactions
Writing Tuesday
Check out Earth Fair!
Physcial/Chemical Reaction Readings and Summarize Reaction Dot Lab

Social Studies Oceania & Antarctica Mapping Lab 


HW: Mapping Lab Assessment 10/15

Oceania & Antarctica Mapping Lab 
Final Day of lab work 

HW: Mapping Lab Assessment 10/15

Writing Wednesday:
Current Events CNN Student News

Oceania & Antarctica Mapping Lab 
Final Day of lab work 

HW: Mapping Lab Assessment 10/15

Oceania & Antarctica Mapping Lab 
Final Day of lab work 

HW: Mapping Lab Assessment 10/15

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Week 9 - 10/14-10/18
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts Only 1/2 of 6th hour has homework. Half of 6th hour forgot our fire drill procedures and because of this, they were given a written assignment that is due tomorrow when they walk in.

Math

Science Writing Monday
Begin Dot Reaction Lab

Finish Dot Reaction Lab
Alka-seltzer Lab
Elephant Toothpaste Lab
Chemical Reaction Quiz
Mrs. Beuke - SOS presentation Atoms and Atomic Structure Notes
Atoms Family Activity

Social Studies Oceania & Antarctica Mapping Lab
Final Day of lab work 

HW: Mapping Lab Assessment tomorrow

Oceania & Antarctica Mapping Lab Assessment

HW: None

Writing Wednesday: Current Events 
CNN Student News

HW: None

Introduction to Australian Aborigines & The Aborigine Porject

Research Day 1
Please see my web page for critical information and links for the project
HW: Aborigine Project Due Monday 10/28

Australian Aborigines & The Aborigine Porject

Research Day 2
Please see my web page for critical information and links for the project
HW: Aborigine Project Due Monday 10/28

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

Math

Science Introduction to the Atom Project
Atom Research Day

Atom Research Day Atom Project Day Atom Presentations Atoms Presentations


Social Studies Australian Aborigines & The Aborigine Porject

Research Day 3
Please see my web page for critical information and links for the project
HW: Aborigine Project Due Monday 10/28

Australian Aborigines & The Aborigine Porject

Research Day 4
Please see my web page for critical information and links for the project
HW: Aborigine Project Due Monday 10/28

Australian Aborigines & The Aborigine Porject

Research Day 5
Please see my web page for critical information and links for the project
HW: Aborigine Project Due Monday 10/28

Australian Aborigines & The Aborigine Porject

Research Final Day 
Please see my web page for critical information and links for the project
HW: Aborigine Project Due Monday 10/28

Aborigines:

Rabbit-Proof Fence film

Movie Guide:
  • Vocabulary
  • Questions
HW: Aborigine Project Due Monday 10/28




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Week 11 - 10/28-11/1
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math
Honors:
4.1 Ratios within Similar Parallelograms
HW:
ACE page 66: 1, 3, 15-26


Regular:
Multiplying and Dividing Decimals Quiz
Order of Operations
HW:
None

Honors:
4.2 Ratios within Similar Triangles
HW:
ACE page 68: 5-8, 27, 28, 35, 38


Regular:
4.1 Order of Operations
HW:
ACE page 69: 1, 2, 8-29 (due Thursday)
Honors:
4.3 Using Similarity to Find Measurements
HW:
ACE page 68: 9-14, 34, 39


Regular:
4.1 Order of Operations
HW:
ACE page 69: 1, 2, 8-29
Honors:
Investigation 4 Review
Halloween Bingo
HW:
None


Regular:
Order of Operations Review
Halloween Bingo
HW:
None
Honors:
Adams County Youth Initiative Survey
HW:
None


Regular:
Adams County Youth Initiative Survey
HW:
None

Science Atom Project Due

Chemistry Review     Chemistry Review Chemistry Unit Test Random Acts of Kind Lesson
Living vs Nonliving Card Sort

Social Studies Aborigines:

Rabbit-Proof Fence film

Movie Guide:
  • Vocabulary
  • Questions
HW: Aborigine Project Due Monday 10/28

Aborigines:

Rabbit-Proof Fence film

Movie Guide:
  • Vocabulary
  • Questions
HW: None

Writing Wednesday:

Aborigine Prompt

HW: None

Rabbit-Proof Fence Constructed Response Asessment

HW: None


Strine of Oz Activity

Learning Cultural Language 

HW: None

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Week 12 - 11/4-11/8
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math Honors:
Similarity Review 
HW:
Similarity Quiz Tomorrow


Regular:
Order of Operations Practice
HW:
None

Honors:
Similarity Quiz
HW:
None


Regular:
Order of Operations with Decimals and Fractions
HW:
Finish Worksheet
Honors:
5.1/5.2 Using Shadows and Mirrors to Find Heights
HW:
ACE page 84: 1-4, 6-25, 36


Regular:
Operations with Decimals and Fractions
HW:
Quiz Tomorrow
Honors:
5.3 Finding Lengths within Similar Triangles
HW:
None


Regular:
Order of Operations Quiz
HW:
None
Honors:
5.3 Continued
ACE page 85: 5, 27, 28, 32-34
HW:
None


Regular:
4.2 Distributing Operations
ACE page 69: 3, 4, 30-32
HW:
None

Science Writing Monday
Characteristics of Life Notes
What is Life Reading with two column notes

Bill Nye videos Fryer Model Vocabulary Food Webs and Trophic Levels Games Wordsplash using Ecology Vocabulary

Social Studies

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

Math No School

Honors:
Investigation 5 Review
HW:
Finish Inv. 5 Worksheet
MM Test Tomorrow


Regular:
4.3 Distributive Property and Subtraction
HW:
None
Honors:
MM Test #3
HW:
None


Regular:
MM Test #3
HW:
None
Honors:
Review for Similarity Unit Test Part One
HW:
Similarity Unit Test Part One Tomorrow


Regular:
Finish 4.3
ACE page 70: 5-7, 35, 45
HW:
None
Honors:
Similarity Unit Test Part One
HW:
None


Regular:
Distributive Property Practice
HW:
Distributive Property Quiz Monday

 

Science No School

Energy Pipline Activity Finish Energy Pipeline Oh Deer Lab Finish Oh Deer Lab

Social Studies

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

Math Honors:
 New Book: Comparing and Scaling
1.1 Exploring Ratios and Rates
HW:
 ACE page 10: 1-3, 11, 12, 34


Regular:
Distributive Property Quiz
HW:
None

Honors:
1.2 Analyzing Comparison Statements 
HW:
ACE page 11: 5-7, 25-33, 35 


Regular:
Multiplication, Division, Order of Operations, and Distributive Property Review
HW:
Unit Test Thursday
Honors:
 1.3 Writing Comparison Statements
HW:
 None


Regular:
Multiplication, Division, Order of Operations, and Distributive Property Review
HW:
Unit Test Tomorrow
Honors:
1.3 Writing Comparison Statements
ACE page 12: 8-10, 36-41 
HW:
None 


Regular:
Multiplication, Division, Order of Operations, and Distributive Property Unit Test
HW:
None
Honors:
 Field Trip 
MM 2.6
HW:
Comparing and Scaling Quiz 1


Regular:
Field Trip
MM 2.6
HW:
None

Science Cycles Packet

Cycles Packet Cycles Packet Cycles Packet Due Field Trip

Social Studies

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

Math Honors:
 Comparing and Scaling Quiz 1
HW:
None 


Regular:
MM 2.7
Percent Practice
HW:
None

Honors:
 MM 2.7
Turkey Graphing
HW:
Happy Thanksgiving!


Regular:
Percent Practice
Turkey Graphing
HW:
None
No School     Happy Thanksgiving! No School

Science Mono Lake Activites:  video, reading food web
Writing Monday    

Finish and turn in Mono Lake Activities

Social Studies 'The Other Side of Outsourcing' video & notes

HW: None

'Ted the Time Travelling Turkey' Activity

HW: None

Thanksgiving
Break

Thanksgiving
Break

Thanksgiving
Break

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

Math Honors:
2.1 Developing Comparison Strategies
HW:
ACE page 24: 1-3, 9-11


Regular:
New Book: Stretching and Shrinking
1.3 Corresponding Sides and Angles
HW:
Similar Triangles Worksheet

Honors:
2.3 Scaling Ratios
HW:
ACE page 25: 6-8, 19-21, 24


Regular:
2.1 Making Similar Figures
HW:
ACE page 28: 1, 14, 15 (use labsheet for problem #1)
Honors:
CS Project Data Collection and Rubric Explanation
HW:
Data Collection


Regular:
2.2 Changing a Figure's Size and Location
HW:
None
Honors:
Project Work Day
HW:
Project due Tuesday 12.10.13


Regular:
2.2 Changing a Figure's Size and Location
HW:
Finish Mug's Hat Worksheet
Honors:
 Project Work Day
HW:
Project due Tuesday 12.10.13


Regular:
2.3 Scale Factors
HW:
Quiz Tuesday on Investigations 1 and 2

 Honors Project Information Sheet

Tips for Using Google Presentation

Project Rubric

Science Biomes Chart

Begin Ecosystem Research Project     Ecosystem Research Project Ecosystem Research Project Ecosystem Research Project

Social Studies Chapter 28: Tech Workers & Time Zones: India's Comparative Advantage

Reading & Reading Notes

HW: Assessment Article Due 12/9

Chapter 28: Tech Workers & Time Zones: India's Comparative Advantage

Reading & Reading Notes

HW: Assessment Article Due 12/9

Current Events Video

Chapter 28: Tech Workers & Time Zones: India's Comparative Advantage

Working on Plan & Rough Draft for Assessment Article

HW: Assessment Article Due 12/9

Chapter 28: Tech Workers & Time Zones: India's Comparative Advantage

Working on Rough Draft & Editing/Revision for Assessment Article

HW: Assessment Article Due 12/9

Chapter 28: Tech Workers & Time Zones: India's Comparative Advantage

Working on Editing/Revision & Final Draft for Assessment Article

HW: Assessment Article Due 12/9

IT Article Directions

IT a

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Week 17 - 12/9-12/13
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math Honors:
 Project Work Day
HW:
Project due Tomorrow!

Regular:
2.3 Scale Factors
HW:
ACE page 30: 5, 6, 11
Quiz Thursday on Investigations 1 and 2

Honors:
 3.1 Making and Using a Rate Table
HW:
 ACE page 40: 1-3, 33


Regular:
Investigations 1 and 2 Review
HW:
Quiz Thursday on Investigations 1 and 2
Honors:
 Math's Mate Test #4
HW:
None


Regular:
Math's Mate
Test #4
HW:
Quiz Thursday on Investigations 1 and 2
Honors:
3.3 Unit Rates and Equations
HW:
ACE 41: 9, 11, 26, 34


Regular:
SS Quiz #1
HW:
None
Honors:
3.4 Two Different Rates
HW:
None


Regular:
3.3 Scale Factors and Similar Shapes
HW:
None

Science Begin Human Body Unit
Levels of Organization Notes

Human Body Booklet and Scavenger Hunt
Begin Organ Wanted Poster
Brain Pop Videos
Finish Organ Wanted Poster
The Universe Within Video
FROG PERMISSION SLIP AND FEE DUE
ECOSYSTEM RESEARCH PROJECT DUE
Virtual Frog Dissection

Social Studies "India's Slums-How Other People Live"

Slums in India website
http://www.theplaceswelive.com/ 

"India's Slums-How Other People Live"

Slums in India website
http://www.theplaceswelive.com/

Writing Wednesday: Current Events
CNN Student News from 12/10

The Global Sneaker: From Asia to Everywhere

The Global Sneaker: From Asia to Everywhere

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

Math Honors:
4.1 Setting Up and Solving Proportions
HW:
 ACE page 55: 1, 2, 15-17


Regular:
3.3 Scale Factors and Similar Shapes
HW:
 ACE page 47: 7, 9-19

Honors:
4.3 Developing Strategies for Solving Proportions
HW:
ACE page 56: 6-14, 24 


Regular:
4.1 Ratios Within Similar Parallelograms
HW:
ACE page 66: 1, 15-20, 22-25 
Honors:
Unit Review
HW:
 Unit Test Tomorrow


Regular:
4.2 Ratios Within Similar Triangles
HW:
 ACE page 66: 2, 27, 30 
Honors:
Unit Test covering Investigations 3 and 4
HW:
None


Regular:
4.3 Using Similarity to Find Measurements
HW:
None
No School
Have a great Winter Break!

Science Frog Dissection

Frog Dissection
Bucket of Parts
Frog Dissection Frog Dissection

Social Studies

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

Math No School

Honors:
Bits and Pieces III
4.1 Determining Tax
HW:
ACE page 55: 1-3, 13, 14, 27-29


Regular:
4.3 Using Similarity to Find Measurements
HW:
ACE page 68: 9-14 
Honors:
4.2 Computing Tips
HW:
ACE page 55: 4-6, 19, 31-33 (due at the end of class Thursday)


Regular:
5.1 Using Shadows to Find Heights
HW:
ACE page 84: 1, 2, 6-21
Honors:
4.2 Computing Tips
HW:
None


Regular:
5.2 Using Mirrors to Find Heights
HW:
ACE page 84: 3, 4, 22-24 (in class)
Honors:
4.3 Using Discounts
ACE page 56: 8-12, 30, 34, 40
HW:
None


Regular:
Investigations 4 and 5 Review
HW:
Unit Test Tuesday 1.14.14 

Science

Social Studies

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Week 20 - 1/13-1/17
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math Honors:
5.1 Finding Percent Discounts
HW:
ACE page 67: 1-6, 17


Regular:
Similarity Unit Review
HW:
Unit Test Tomorrow 

Honors:
5.2 Solving Percent Problems
HW:
ACE page 67: 9, 10, 14, 20, 32

Regular:
Similarity Unit Test
HW:
None
Honors:
5.3 Making Circle Graphs
HW:
ACE page 69: 15, 21, 22


Regular:
Similarity Unit Test
HW:
None
Honors:
Percent Increase and Percent Decrease
HW:
None


Regular:
New Unit: Proportional Reasoning
Percent of a Number
HW:
None
Honors:
 Simple Interest
HW:
 None


Regular:
Comparison Statements
Flip Book
HW:
None

Science

Social Studies

Finish "Inside North Korea" video

Write video Reflection Assignment
Due tomorrow

Reflection Directions

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Week 21 - 1/20-1/24
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts Finish annotating both poems as well as the note sheet that goes along with it.
Math No School Honors:
 Simple Interest
HW:
 Finish Simple Interest Packet


Regular:
1.1/1.2 Comparison Statements
HW:
ACE page 10: 1-3, 5, 7, 34
Honors:
 Math's Mate Test #5
HW:
 None


Regular:
Math's Mate Test #5
HW:
None
Honors:
 Tax, Percents, Interest, and Equations Review
HW:
 Study for Assessment


Regular:
2.1 Developing Comparison Strategies
HW:
None
Honors:
 Tax, Percents, Interest, and Equations Assessment
HW:
 None


Regular:
Comparison Conversions
HW:
None
Science Magic School Bus videos with questions
Digestive system worksheet (if not completed in class it is homework)
Digestive system quiz tomorrow
Digestive System Quiz
Begin Execretory system notes
Finish Execretory system notes
Execretory system coloring sheet showing organs of the system
Execretory System Quiz Tomorrow
Urinalysis Lab
Excretory system quiz
Social Studies No School     Japan:
Warm Up Activity

Japan Power Point Notes

See my webpage to access the power point

HW: None
Writing Wednesday: 

Current Events form 1/21/2014

HW: None
The Attack on Pearl Harbor video

Notes & Questions

HW: None
Ms. Stutzman presents:

Japan via the Fullbright Scholarship

HW: None

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

Math Honors:
 New Unit: Data Analysis
Mean, Median, Mode, Line Plot, Stem and Leaf, Bar Graph
HW:
 Finish Packet


Regular:
Comparison Conversions
HW:
Finish WS

Honors:
 Box and Whisker Plot
HW:
Box and Whisker Plot WS


Regular:
2.3 Scaling Ratios
HW:
None
Honors:
 Histograms
HW:
Histograms WS


Regular:
2.3 Scaling Ratios
HW:
ACE page 25: 6-8, 19-21
Honors:
 Data Analysis Quiz
HW:
None


Regular:
Investigations 1 and 2 Quiz
HW:
None
Honors:
 Samples and Populations 2.1 and 2.2 Using a Sample to Make Predictions
HW:
None


Regular:
3.1 Making and Using a Rate Table
HW:
None

Science Writing Monday
Musculoskeletal notes
Parts of the Bone and Joints coloring sheets

Videos on the musculoskeletal system and worksheet to answer during videos
Quiz tomorrow
Musculoskeletal Quiz
Begin Nervous system notes
Finish Nervous system notes
Brain and Nervous system coloring
Nervous system quiz
Pass out directions and rubrics for Human Body Project
DUE FEBRUARY 10th

Social Studies

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Week 23 - 2/3-2/7span>
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math Honors:
 2.3 Choosing Random Samples
HW:
ACE page 36: 1-9, 21, 26


Regular:
3.4 Two Different Rates
HW:
ACE page 41: 12, 27-31

Honors:
 What Do You Expect
1.1 Match/No-Match
HW:
ACE page 10: 1, 2, 14-19


Regular:
Two Different Rates Practice
HW:
Finish Worksheet
Honors:
1.2 Using an Organized List
HW:
ACE page 11: 3, 4, 10, 21, 29


Regular:
4.1 Solving Proportions
HW:
ACE page 55: 1, 2, 15-17
Honors:
 1.3 Determining Whether a Game is Fair
HW:
ACE page 13: 11-13, 23-28, 30-33 (in class)


Regular:
4.3 Developing Strategies for Solving Proportions
HW:
ACE page 56: 6-14
Honors:
 Unit Review: Data Analysis, Samples and Populations, Probability
HW:
Unit Test Monday


Regular:
Unit Review: Ratios, Fractions, Percents, Differences, Rates, Proportions
HW:
Unit Test Monday

Science Begin Research on Human Body Project

Research for Human Body Project Research for Human Body Project
Part 1 Due
Research for Human Body Project Research for Human Body Project
Part 2 Due

Social Studies

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

        Finish your summary over the article on Barbara Johns during the Civil Rights Movement if you did not finish in class.
        Read 30 minutes and fill out reading log.
   Write a persuasive paragraph on how young people can make positive changes/impacts based on the TED Talk we watched in class and any other articles we have read the past two weeks. Remember to address the opposing side first. Use ethos, logos, and pathos. The link to the Ted Talk-- 
http://www.ted.com/talks/natalie_warne_being_young_and_making_an_impact.html
Test on ethos, pathos, and logos tomorrow!!

Math Honors:
Data and Statistics and Probability Assesments
HW:
None


Regular:
Proportional Reasoning Assessment 
HW:
None

Honors:
Finish Assesments
HW:
None


Regular:
Finish Assessments  HW:
None
Honors:
Angles: Complementary, Supplementary, Vertical, Adjacent, Corresponding, and Transversal
HW:
Finish Angles Packet


Regular:
4.1 Determining Tax 
HW:
ACE page 55: 1-3, 13, 14, 28, 29
Honors:
Circles Circumference and Area
HW:
None


Regular:
4.2 Computing Tips 
HW:
None
No School

Science Cell project presentations
Final Project Due!!

Cell project presentations 8th grade registration Cells notes No School

Social Studies

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

Math No School

Honors:
Probability Review and Extensions
HW:
None


Regular:
Percent Increase and Decrease  
HW:
Finish Percent Packet
Honors:
Probability Assessment Retake In Class
HW:
None


Regular:
Simple Interest
HW:
None
Honors:
Angle Sum, Pentagon, Hexagon, Octagon Area
HW:
Finish Area Worksheets


Regular:
Simple Interest
HW:
Packet due at the end of class
Honors:
 Quiz on Angles, 2-D Shapes, and Angle Sum- Postponed Until Monday
HW:
None


Regular:
Percent Review
HW:
Percent Assessment Monday

Science No School

Continue with Human Body Project Presentations Continue with Human Body Project Presentations Finish Cell Notes
DNA puzzle
DNA keychains

Social Studies

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Week 26 - 2/24-2/28
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts Finish outline if you did not finish it in class.

Finish rough draft if you did not complete it in class.

Reading Logs due in class-filled out and signed.

Finish editing/revising of your draft.

Final draft due at the end of class. Typed and shared with me via Google Docs

Math Honors:
 Quiz on Angles, 2-D Shapes, and Angle Sum
HW:
None


Regular:
Percent Assessment 
HW:
None

Honors:
Rectangular Prisms: Surface Area, Volume, and Nets
HW:
Finish Rec Prisms WS


Regular:
New Unit: Data Analysis
Mean, Median, Mode, Stem and Leaf, Line Plot
HW:
Finish Data Packet
Honors:
Volumes of Other Prisms
HW:
Prisms Volume WS


Regular:
Histograms
HW:
Histograms WS
Honors:
Surface Area of Other Prisms
HW:
Cylinders WS


Regular:
Box and Whisker Plots
HW:
Box and Whisker Plots WS
Honors:
MM Test #6
HW:
None


Regular:
MM Test #6
HW:
None

Science Guest speaker - Gregor Mendel

Investigating Inherited Human Traits Lab Finish Investigating Inherited Human Traits Lab What's in your genes activity Finish What's in your genes? 
Genotype/Phenotype Worksheet

Social Studies

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

Reading Log check in today!

Math Honors:
Cylinder Volume and Surface Area
HW:
Finish Cylinders WS
Prisms Quiz Tomorrow


Regular:
Histograms and Box and Whisker Plots Day Two
HW:
Data Analysis Quiz Tomorrow

Honors:
Prisms Quiz
HW:
None


Regular:
Data Analysis Quiz
HW:
None
Honors:
5.1 Doubling the Volume of Rectangular Prisms
HW:
ACE page 67: 1-4, 20-26 (in class)


Regular:
Four Types of Sampling
HW:
ACE page 36: 1-9 (in class)
TCAP Honors:
5.2 Applying Scale Factors to Rectangular Prisms
HW:
None


Regular:
1.1 Experimental and Theoretical Probability
HW:
ACE page 10: 1, 2, 14-19 (in class)

Science Monday Writing
Doggy DNA

Genotype/Phenotype Quiz
RAK lesson (how to respect self, school, and community)
Begin Punnett Square notes and practice TCAP Punnett Square Practice on white boards as group and individual practice

Social Studies

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Week 28 - 3/10-3/14
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Reading Logs due-filled out and signed.

Math Honors:
5.2 Applying Scale Factors to Rectangular Prisms
HW:
 ACE page 67: 1-14, 20a-e (due Wednesday)


Regular:
1.2 Creating an Organized List
HW:
 ACE 11: 1-4, 10, 14, 20

TCAP Honors:
Volume of Cones and Pyramids
HW:
 


Regular:
1.3 Determining Whether a Game is Fair
HW:
Google Form Exit Slip
TCAP Honors:
Volume and Surface Area of Spheres
HW:
 Unit Test Tuesday


Regular:
2.1 Creating an Area Model
HW:
None

Science Start Alien genetics activity

TCAP Continue working on Alien genetics activity TCAP Finish Alien genetics activity
Punnett Square quiz
Homework:  Complete Alien activity if not already done

Social Studies Oil Assessment Project directions & research

Oil Assessment Project Due 3/18/2014

**See project details on my webpage**

Oil Assessment Project Work Day

Oil Assessment Project Due 3/18/2014

Oil Assessment Project Work Day

Oil Assessment Project Due 3/18/2014

TCAP Day #3

Africa Project:
Introduction to directions & rubrics

Research in LMC

**See project details on my webpage**

Project Due 4/1/14


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Week 29 - 3/17-3/21
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math Honors:
Geometry Unit Review
HW:
 Unit Test Tomorrow


Regular:
 2.1 Area Models and Probability
HW:
ACE page 27: 2, 3, 13, 25

Honors:
Geometry Unit Test
HW:
None 


Regular:
Data Analysis and Probability Review
HW:
Unit Test Tomorrow
Honors:
Finish Geometry Unit Test
HW:
None 


Regular:
Data Analysis and Probability Unit Test
HW:
None
Honors:
Math Extension Activity
HW:
None 


Regular:
Data Analysis and Probability Unit Test
HW:
None
Honors:
Math Extension Activity
HW:
None 


Regular:
Math Extension Activity
HW:
Google Form Exit Slip

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

Guest Speaker
Gel Electrophoresis lab 
or 
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

https://sites.google.com/a/adams12.org/genetic-technology-project-resources/
Research on Genetic Topic and preparing for debate in Language Arts


Social Studies Africa Project Research & Project Creation
in LMC


Project Due 4/1/14

Africa Project Research & Project Creation
in LMC


Project Due 4/1/14

CMAS Interface Instruction from Schuster & Underwood

Project Due 4/1/14

Africa Project Research & Project Creation
in LMC


Project Due 4/1/14

Africa Project Research & Project Creation
in LMC


Project Due 4/1/14

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Week 30 - 3/31-4/4
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts

Math Honors:
1.1 Finding and Using Rates page 6
HW:
ACE page 12: 1, 2, 15-18


Regular:
Angles
HW:
None

Honors:
Tessellation Project
HW:
None


Regular:
More Angles
HW:
Finish Angles Packet
Honors:
Tessellation Project
HW:
None


Regular:
Circles
HW:
Finish Circles Workheet
Honors:
Tessellation Project
HW:
None


Regular:
Pentagons, Hexagons, Octagons
HW:
Finish Area Worksheet
Honors:
Tessellation Project
HW:
None


Regular:
Angle Sum, Interior, and Exterior Angles
HW:
None

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

International Town

Last Day for Genetic Research
International Town

Genetic Disease Activity
International Town

Genetic Disease Activity
International Town

Genetic Disease Activity
Social Studies Africa Project Research & Project Creation
in LMC

FINAL DAY


Project Due 4/1/14

International Towne 

Economics Principles Unit

International Towne

Economics Principles Unit 

International Towne 

Economics Principles Unit

International Towne 

Economics Principles Unit

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

Math Honors:
1.2 Linear Relationships
HW:
ACE page 12: 3, 5, 20-22


Regular:
Angles and 2-D Shapes
HW:
Quiz Tomorrow

Honors:
1.3 Using Linear Relationships
HW:
None


Regular:
Angles and 2-D Shapes Quiz
HW:
None
Honors:
1.3 Using Linear Relationships
HW:
ACE page 14: 6-9, 24, 25


Regular:
Rectangular Prisms
HW:
Finish Worksheet
Honors:
MM Test #7
HW:
None


Regular:
MM Test #7
HW:
None
No School

Science Cell two Column notes from textbook
Cells video

Watch debates in language arts Finish two column notes
What are cells video
Prokaryote/Eukaryote notes
6 kingdoms of life notes
Go over expectations for cell project
Begin cell foldable
 No School

Social Studies The Nile River: From Source To Mouth

Preview & Reading Sections 1 & 2 

Geoterms

HW: None

The Nile River: From Source To Mouth

Finish Geoterms

Start Chapter Activities

HW: None

7th Grade L.A. Debates:

What makes a good audience?


HW: None

The Nile River: From Source To Mouth

Finish Chapter reading and activities

HW: None

No School

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

Math Honors:
1.4 Recognizing Linear Relationships
HW:
None


Regular:
No Class- CMAS
HW:
None

Honors:
1.4 Recognizing Linear Relationships
HW:
None


Regular:
Rectangular Prism Surface Area
HW:
None
Honors:
1.4 Recognizing Linear Relationships
HW:
None


Regular:
Rectangular Prism Volume
HW:
Finish None
Honors:
No Class- CMAS
HW:
None


Regular:
Triangular Prism Surface Area and Volume
HW:
Finish Worksheet
Honors:
Slope and y-intercept
HW:
Quiz Monday


Regular:
Pentagonal, Hexagonal, Octagonal Prism Surface Area and Volume
HW:
Finish Worksheet

Science Finish cell foldable
Work on cell project

Finish cell foldable
Work on cell project
Walk to pond to collect water to look at under the microscopes Work on cell project Begin Eggmosis lab

Social Studies CMAS Testing Day 1

Afternoon Test

Dams & Hydroelectricity

CMAS Testing Day 2

Morning Test

Dams: Advantages vs. Disadvantages

Current Events Writing Wednesday

CMAS Testing Day 3

Midday Test

Dams: Advantages vs. Disadvantages

Dams: The Three Gorges Dam 

Pros & Cons

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Week 33 - 4/21-4/25
NO ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Notes
Language Arts
Math Honors:
Linear Relationships Quiz
HW:
None


Regular:
Prisms Review
HW:
None
Honors:
3.2 and 3.3 Exploring Equality and Writing Equations
HW:
Two Step Equations Worksheet


Regular:
Cylinder Surface Area
HW:
Finish Worksheet
Honors:
Solving Equations with Negative Numbers
HW:
Finish Worksheet


Regular:
Cylinder Volume
HW:
Finish Worksheet
Take Your Child to Work Day Honors:
3.4/3.5 Point of Intersection
HW:
Unit Test Tuesday

Regular:
Geometry Unit Review
HW:
Unit Test Monday
Science Eggmosis lab
Cell transport notes
Social Studies Dams: Research for viability of a proposed dam project

Creating Your Position: For or Against

Dams: Research for viability of a proposed dam project

Creating Your Position: For or Against
Current Events Writing Wednesday T.Y.C.T.W.D.

Enhanced Schedule
Aswan High Dam video segment & notes

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

Math Honors:
Algebra Unit Review
HW:
Unit Test Tomorrow


Regular:
Geometry Unit Test
HW:
None

Honors:
Algebra Unit Test
HW:
None


Regular:
Geometry Unit Test
HW:
None
Honors:
Algebra Unit Test
HW:
None


Regular:
Graphing Practice
HW:
None
Honors:
MAPS Testing
HW:
None


Regular:
MAPS Testing
HW:
None
Honors:
MAPS Testing
HW:
None


Regular:
MAPS Testing
HW:
None

Science

Social Studies Dams & Hydroelectricity Debates



Dams & Hydroelectricity Debates

Current Events Writing Wednesday

Dams & Hydroelectricity Debates

South Africa & Apartheid

South Africa & Apartheid

Chapter reading and notes

Video segment Apartheid

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

Math Honors:
CMIC Testing
HW:
None


Regular:
1.1 Finding and Using Unit Rates
HW:
ACE page 12: 1, 2, 15-18

Honors:
Graphing and Solving One Step Inequalities
HW:
Finish Worksheet


Regular:
1.2 Linear Relationships in Tables, Graphs, and Equations
HW:
ACE page 13: 3, 5, 20-22
Honors:
Graphing and Solving Two Step Inequalities
HW:
Finish Worksheet


Regular:
1.3 Using Linear Relationships
HW:
None
Honors:
Evaluating and Solving Multiple Step Inequalities
HW:
Finish Worksheet


Regular:
1.3 Using Linear Relationships
HW:
ACE page 14: 6-9, 24, 25 (in class)
Honors:
Coordinate Graphing of Inequalities
HW:
MM Test #8 Monday


Regular:
1.4 Recognizing Linear Relationships
HW:
MM Test #8 Monday

All Math Work for Second Semester is due Friday May 9th- No Exceptions

All Science

Social Studies Chapter Quiz on South Africa & Apartheid

Intro to Europe

Mapping Game

Begin Mapping Lab

Writing Wednesday

Europe Mapping Lab

Challenges 3-5

Finish Mapping Lab

Peer checks on mapping lab

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

Math Honors:
MM Test #8 
HW:
None


Regular:
MM Test #8 
HW:
None

Honors:
Thinking with Math Models 
1.1 Finding Patterns and Making Predictions
HW:
Quiz Friday


Regular:
1.4 Recognizing Linear Relationships
HW:
ACE page 15: 10-14, 27
Honors:
1.2 Finding Patterns and Making Predictions
HW:
Quiz Friday


Regular:
Solving One Step Equations
HW:
None
Honors:
1.3 Extending Patterns
HW:
Quiz Tomorrow


Regular:
3.2 Exploring Equality
HW:
ACE page 58: 5-9, 32, 33
Honors:
Inequalities and Investigation One Quiz
HW:
None


Regular:
3.3 Writing Equations
HW:
ACE page 58: 10, 12-14 (in class)

Science

Social Studies

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

Math Honors:
Review Jeopardy
HW:
 None


Regular:
Review Jeopardy
HW:
None

Honors:
Review Jeopardy
HW:
None


Regular:
Review Jeopardy
HW:
None
Honors:
Review Jeopardy
HW:
None


Regular:
Review Jeopardy
HW:
None
No School 6th and 7th Grade End of the Year Celebration

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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