Sep 6, 2016 ... Math 8: We finish our unit on Exponents and Scientific Notation and review for the Module 2 quiz on Tuesday ... Class Jeopardy Review. 9-9-16.
8th Grade Weekly Agenda - Week at a Glance ELA Beebe Week of 9-6-16: Students are working on their The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens project. Groups will begin presenting and students will continuing working on individual work. Vocabulary Quiz on Wednesday. Review sheet 1 due on Friday. Dunster Week of 9-6-2016: This week students will be leading presentations on Habits 2 - Begin with the End in Mind, Habit 3 - Put First Things First, and Habit 4 - Think Win-Win. We are excited to learn from them as each group is the expert on their own chapter. They are also writing a narrative draft. This is their second attempt at a narrative. Vocabulary words: sentimental, rejuvenated, contemplative, melancholic, and indifferent
Francosky Week of 9-6-2016: We are reading The Giver. While reading, students are working on basic grammar, reading strategies and integrating writing activities with information from the novel. Weisbrodt Week of 9-6-2016:
We are reading The Giver. While reading, students are working on basic grammar, reading strategies and integrating writing activities with information from the novel.
Math Burke Week of 9-6-15:
Math 8: We finish our unit on Exponents and Scientific Notation and review for the Module 2 quiz on Tuesday 9/13. Students need to bring their calculator and composition notebook to class every day. The Unit one Test will be on Thursday 9/15 Algebra: We will finish Module 2 after the holiday. We will review towards the end of the week for a Module quiz on Monday 9/12. The Unit test over Modules 1 & 2 will be on Wednesday 9/14. Students will need to bring their calculator and composition notebook to class every day now.
Lawson Week of 9-5-16:
No School Monday. Students are finishing up the unit on exponents and scientific notation. Students have a test on Thursday, September 8, 2016 over modules 1 and 2.
McKeever Week of 9-05-16: -Finish Lesson 2.4 -Review Sections 2.1-2.4 -Unit 1 Test on Friday over Modules 1&2
Science Carter/Salzl/Finn Week of 9-5-16: 5
Weekly Review #4 due Thursday
N-5 - Notes The Theory of Plate Tectonics
N-6 - Notes Sea-Floor Spreading
HW: A-12 The Theory of Plate Tectonics Practice
HW: A-13 Sea-Floor Spreading Practice
9 A-14 Tectonic Features
A-15 - Map Views: Plotting the Clues
Social Studies Derrig Week of 9/6-9/9 Tuesday: Spanish Explorers, Reading, Analyzing documents Wednesday: Cortez and the end of the Aztec Empire, Pizarro Man of the Year Thursday: European Explorers and Conquerors (De Vaca, De Soto), Spanish Rule in the Americas, Effect on Native American Friday: Religious Rivalries, Luther and the Reformation, the Northwest Passage (that doesn’t exist), French and Dutch Explorers (Hudson, Cartier)
Mattingly Week of 9-6 through 9-9:
9-6-16 Read 2.3 and complete Cornell Notes , 9-7-16 Read 2.4 and and complete Funsheet 9-8-16
Class Jeopardy Review 9-9-16 Chapter Two Quiz in Computer Lab Computer Lab Activity Cook Week of 9-5-2016 T: Collect Writings / Peer Review, score Common Core Assessments W: Reading with a Q in mind (pages 32-35), 6 box foldable, note card quiz Th: 4 year flowchart (Columbus), Hunt for Main Ideas (pages 38-41) F: Digital Research over Columbus’ voyages (computer lab)