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History: Students received a project (Wednesday). Project is due Wednesday 10/24. The students have Wednesday and Thursday of this week to work on their projects in class.
Project Sheet
Literature: Complete vocabulary for chapters 10-12. If you were absent please see Ms. Eller about the assignment that we are starting on Friday. We previewed it today.
WELCOME BACK TO SCHOOL!
F 10/26:
Th 10/25:
W 10/24:
T 10/23:
M 10/22:
F 10/19: Wkbk Prac 1-4 #2-20 even, & 21-30 all
Th 10/18: To complete Quiz 1-3 tomorrow.
W 10/17: Text p27 #32-46
T 10/16: Text p26 #18-26
M 10/15: Text p26 #7-12
F 10/12: No School
Th 10/11: (1) Wkbk Prac.1-3 #7-48 left, & 47. AND (2) L.4 - Study, Define the 8 Math Properties listed, in your ntbk. Give examples(not from text) to show you understand. Prep for Quiz 1-3 next Thursday
W 10/10: Text p21 #66-70
T 10/9: Text p21 #51-62
M 10/8: Text p20 #37-50 AND Graph the following on a number line: 1/3, 1/4, 1/5, 2/3, 5/8, 5/6, & 1/2. (Hint: all are between 0 and 1 !)
F 10/5: Go to IXL Algebra 1 skills, do to 80%: due Mon.
My 8th grade class should sign up on http://www.khanacademy.com, create your account using your parent's email, and then link to our Alg 1 Math class Coach using the Class code: S6V8RC69 OR Visit khanacademy.org/coaches (the “Coaches” tab in your profile). In the “Add a coach” field, enter our Class code: You should see your teacher's name appear. Now click Home to start learning!
The Text Books web page: Algebra 1: Go to: http://www.pearsonrealize.com Login on ‘dragonfly’ page with your unique username and password given to you by your teacher.
Websites for extra practice for all students: Go to :
(1) http://www.mathsisfun.com/index.htmThe 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.
Visit the UMD Dept. of Physics for the Physics is Phun program. View info HERE.
When: Thursday, October 11 and Friday, October 12 at 7:00 PM-8:30PM at the John S. Toll Physics Building (http://tinyurl.com/
F 10/26:
Th 10/25:
W 10/24:
T 10/23:
M 10/22: Completed Measurement Lab pkt due
F 10/19: Unit Analysis pkt due
Th 10/18: Work on Lab pkt - Due Mon.
W 10/17: Complete the Unit Analysis pkt
T 10/16: No Sc.
M 10/15: Worksheet - Unit Analysis #1-12
F 10/12: No School
Th 10/11: Measurement Lab - Work on your Lab pkt - Do calculations, Find definitions- Look in your text. Work on L.2 Text Qus.
W 10/10: Worksheet - Scientific Notation. Read through Lab pkt. Quiz sent home, do corrections, get signed, return by next Mon.
T 10/9: No Sc.
M 10/8: Complete all L.2 Text Questions up to p86. Not the Review.
Text website: http://www-k6.thinkcentral.com
10/19 due 10/22: Please copy the table of perfect cubes for the numbers 0-10. into your notebook, then complete textbook page 16.
10/18 due 10/19: Bring in or write two examples each to support the statements we wrote in our notebooks regarduing squaring and square roots.
st10/17 due 10/19: Have your test signed and attach corrections.
10/17 due 10/18: Complete the even numbered problems on workbook page 107.
10/16 due 10/17: Take/ complete notes on Classifying numbers on text page 11. Be sure to copy down the graphic organizer that illustrates how the numbers are classified. Complete #26-29 on text page 12.
10/15 due 10/16: Complete #18-25 on textbook page 12.
10/11 due 10/15: Complete the Reteach 1-2 worksheet. Be sure to read the directions for #17 carefully. Please also estimate the square root to the nearest tenth (if needed) on problems #1-4.
10/10 due 10/11: Complete #9-17 on text page 12. Be sure to also estmate to the nearest tenth on problems 14-17. Also remember to complete in your notebook your table with the squares of #0-25.
10/9: Test completed. No new assignment.
10/8 due 10/9: More time will be given to complete the test tomrrow during class.
10/5 due 10/8: Study for your Test on Fraction/Mixed number operations, Decimal Operations and Integer Operations. Please use your notes, quizzes, and graded assignments to review. you can also practice these skills using IXL.
10/4 due 10/5: Have your Integer Operations Quiz signed and attach corrections. On workbook page 105 complete #1-33 odd and the two word problems #34 & 35.
10/3 due 10/4: Complete #1-6 and #23-33 on text page 6 in your notebook and have your Decimal Quiz signed and attach corrections. The Test will be postponed until Monday, October 8th.
10/2 due 10/3: Complete #7-22 on text page 6.
10/1 due 10/4: Quiz given. No Homework. A Test on Operations with Fractions/Mixed Numbers, Decimals, and Integers will be given on Thursday, October 4th.
9/27 due 10/1: Study for your Quiz on integer operations which will be given on Monday.
9/26 due 9/27: Complete #3-27 odd on textbook (online book) page 18. Plan for a quiz on integer operations to be given on Monday, October 1st.
9/25 due 9/26: Complete the classwork, #19-27 on seventh grade textbook page 13 if you didn't finish in class. Check your answers here. Complete the even numbered problems from the integer adddition and subtraction worksheet on loose-leaf or graph papers. Show use of rules. Plan for a quiz on adding and subtracting integers to be given on Thursday, September 27.
9/24 due 9/25: Complete #7-18 on textbook page 13. Remember to use the seventh grade textbook that you have access to using your pearsonsuccessnet username and password that was provided to you the first week of school.
9/21 due 9/24: Extra time was given to those students who needed to finish their decimal operations quiz. Have your fraction operations quiz signed and attach your corrections. Students were given time to begin corrections in class.
9/20: Decimal Operations Quiz given.
9/19: Study for your Decimal Operations Quiz which will be given tomorrow.
9/18 due 9/20: Complete/correct your decimal review packet. Study for your quiz. Tomorrow will be a whole group math class with Mr. Limarzi in the 6th grade room. Bring your HSPT packet with you.
9/17 due 9/18: Complete the Decimal Review Packet. Plan for a quiz on decimal operation to be given on Wednesday, September 19th.
9/14 due 9/17: Complete textbook page 2 (Check Your Readiness). Problems should be copied onto looseleaf and solved showing all needed steps and work.
9/13: Quiz given. No Homework.
Rising 8th graders (except those going into Algebra I Part II), for your summer IXL Math HW, click here.
For rising 8th graders, please see the classroom announcements section for your HSPT summer HW.
The Text Books web pages are as follows:
Middle School Math Courses 1, 2 & 3: Go to: http://www.pearsonsuccessnet.com Login with your unique username and password given by your teacher.
Websites for extra practice for all students:
Go to :
(1) http://gregtangmath.com/
(2) http://www.math.com
(3) http://www.mathplayground.com/
(4) http://www.mathsisfun.com/index.htm
(5 ) http://calculationnation.nctm.org/
(6) https://illuminations.nctm.org/Activity.aspx?id=3521practice and games
(7) http://mathantics.com/
(7) http://fractalfoundation.org/resources/what-are-fractals/
(8) https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/trapezoid.html
English
10/19 Ex. 1& 2 p. 273-274. Begin writing for Maryknoll essay contest. Use attached handout if you need help organizing your ideas.
Advanced Literature--
10/19 Read ch 10 TKAM and answer questions.
10/19:
We read pp. 31 - 33 (we participated in the Liturgy of the Hours).
Chapter 4 vocabulary QUIZ for "Christ Our Life" will be on Wednesday, 10/24.
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Saint of the Day: (Week of 10/22) - (Ryan), Madison, Naomi, Jaden, Ian P., Hannah, Michelle.
Keep the "Saint of the Day" schedule in your religion folder.
Discover the Gifts of the Holy Spirit shelf item for October: Understanding
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10/19 due 10/26: Make corrections to your timed HSPT packet that was done in class today. bring your answer sheet, packet, corrections, and answer key to class.
10/12: No School
10/5: Complete the index card challenege reflection questions and return them to your math teacher by October 11th.
9/28: No class due to Gettysburg field trip.
9/21: No Homework
9/14 due 9/21: Complete the new HSPT packet for the next math enrichment class.
9/7 due 9/10: Complete the Multiple Choice practice test packet. This is due to your math teacher during class on 9/10. You must have the summer HSPT packet completed and brought to class on Friday, September 14th.
8/31 due 9/7: Please sign the 8th Grade Math Enrishment Parent Letter
Students worked on a Pallindrome problem in class. Remember to see Mr. Limarzi or Mrs. Ness ASAP to schedule time to work on this problem if you were absent.
Art:
Computer:
Library:
Music:
In our pursuit of courage and excellence as we prepare for musical auditions please bring to class an item that best represents you. It can be any appropriate item that can be carried into school and the classroom. You will discuss this item in a presentation format to the class.
PE: