Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14

Math homework: Completion of Khan Academy is worth a 100 as a quiz grade for 4th marking period.  So far only 4 students have completed this.  Please work toward this goal!

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13

Math homework: Continue to study for Part 2 of your Math Final tomorrow.  Also, make sure to bring all 5 completed review sheets to hand in.

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12

Science and Math finals tomorrow. Permission slips and $8.00 due for movie fieldtrip no later than tomorrow.

Math homework: Study review sheets 1-5.

Friday, June 9, 2017

Friday, June 9

Homework: Study for English and Social finals!  Part 2 is on Monday.  Tuesday and Wednesday are Math and Science finals.  Make sure you are not absent from school!

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Thursday, June 8

Return Fieldtrip permission slips and $8.00 By Friday.  You can download one from Monday's post. 

Math homework: Make sure Review Sheet #4 is completed. Spend at least 20 minutes studying review sheets #1-#4 and your old unit tests for next week's final exam (Tuesday and Wednesday).   Find all your old unit tests to use as tools to study.  Don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! 

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wednesday, June 7

Return Fieldtrip permission slips and $8.00 By Friday.  You can download one from Monday's post. 

Math homework: Spend at least 20 minutes studying review sheets #1-#3 and your old unit tests for next week's final exam (Tuesday and Wednesday).   Find all your old unit tests to use as tools to study.  Don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! 

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6

Return Fieldtrip permission slips and $8.00 By Friday.  You can download one from yesterday's post. 

Math homework: Spend at least 20 minutes studying review sheets #1-#3 and your old unit tests for next week's final exam (Tuesday and Wednesday).   Find all your old unit tests to use as tools to study.  Don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! 

Monday, June 5, 2017

Monday, June 5

Return Fieldtrip permission slips (Click here for an extra copy)and $8.00 By Friday

Math homework: Spend at least 20 minutes studying review sheets #1-#3 and your old unit tests for next week's final exam (Tuesday and Wednesday).   Find all your old unit tests to use as tools to study.  Don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! 

Friday, June 2, 2017

Friday, June 2

Math homework: Study for your final exam at least 20 minutes.  Find all your old unit tests to use as tools to study.  Don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! 

Thursday, June 1

Math homework: Complete Review Sheet #3 Percents. Study for at least 20 minutes.  Find all your old unit tests to use as tools to study for your math final. Don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! 

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31

Math homework:  Finish the back of review sheet #2.  Study review sheets #1 and #2 for at least 20 minutes.  Find all your old unit tests to use as tools to study for your math final. Don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! 

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tuesday, May 30

Math homework: Progress reports from last week should be returned with signatures by now. The math final exam will be June 13 and 14.  It will count as 20% of your overall average. Please hold onto each of the 5 Review Sheets you will be getting.  Today we went over Review Sheet #1.  Study today's sheet and the Ratio/Proportion Unit Exam we had in the fall along with any helpful class notes from the unit.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Wednesday, May 24

Math homework:  Have a good vacation!  Work on Khan Academy if you have extra time!

Science homework:  Have a great vacation!  On Wednesday May 31, you will have a science test on genetics.  Study your notes and worksheets that we have done so far.  Also, if you are doing the extra credit, it is due on Wednesday.


Tuesday, May 23

Get Progress Reports Signed!!!!

Math homework: Progress report signature is worth a 100 as a quiz grade.  There will be a 10 point deduction each day it is late.

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22

Math homework: Study for test tomorrow  (Triangles and Angles).  Study today's Review Sheet and Answer Key (Click here).   Also,  don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! 

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19

Math homework: Start to review for Tuesday's test on angles and triangles. Also,  don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! 

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18

Math homework: Wkst called "Angles, Angles, Angles" 1-25.  All back work due by today, the end of the 5 weeks is Friday, and don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! Also, there will be a unit test on Tuesday about Angles and Triangles. 

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wednesday, May 17

Math homework: Khan Academy for at least 15 minutes and review angle for at least 10 minutes. All back work due by Thursday, the end of the 5 weeks is Friday, and don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! 

ELA: Today in class we worked on close reading of Poetry reading the poem "Spring Storm" NO HOMEWORK

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Tuesday, May 16

Math homework: Wkst Angle Relationships 1-17, all back work due by Thursday, end of the 5 weeks is Friday, and don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! 

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15

Math homework: Crossword on Geometric Terms 1-14, study new terms on notes, all back work due by Thursday, end of the 5 weeks is Friday, and don't forget that completing Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" mission is worth 100 as an extra credit quiz grade! Bring colored pencils to class tomorrow.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11

Math homework:  Friday's quiz- Classifying triangles by sides and angles as well as the Triangle Sum Theorem (the sum of the interior angles in a triangle is 180 degree).  Study your notes!!!! Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" Mission should be at least 80% completed.  Let me know when it is 100% completed and you will earn a 100 as a quiz grade (that will HELP many of your averages). 

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Wednesday, May 10

Math homework:  Start reviewing for Friday's quiz- Classifying triangles by sides and angles as well as the Triangle Sum Theorem (the sum of the interior angles in a triangle is 180 degree).  Study your notes!!!! Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" Mission should be at least 80% completed.  Let me know when it is 100% completed and you will earn a 100 as a quiz grade (that will HELP many of your averages). 

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9

Math homework: Khan Academy "Arithmetic Essentials" Mission should be at least 80% completed.  Let me know when it is 100% completed and you will earn a 100 as a quiz grade (that will HELP many of your averages).  Start reviewing for Friday's quiz- Classifying triangles by sides and angles as well as the Triangle Sum Theorem (the sum of the interior angles in a triangle is 180 degree).  Study your notes!!!!

Monday, May 8, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5

Math homework: Continue working on Arithmetic Essential Mission on Khan Academy.  You should be about 82.5% done.  Spend 20-30 minutes.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4th

Math homework: Classifying Triangles Wkst 1-16 (on the back of the notes), 1st period also has the Decimal Crossword

Wednesday, May 3

Math homework: State tests continue tomorrow.  Please bring an independent reading book to read after you are done checking your work over.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2

Math: State tests continue tomorrow.  Please bring an independent reading book to read after you are done checking your work over.

Monday, May 1, 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017

Social Studies- Complete 10% Summary Sheet & Summary (86 words in length)

Science- Print and complete practice exam.  Bring it to class on Wednesday.
               REMINDER:  Body Systems Exam is on Friday, May 5!

Math- Math State Test starts tomorrow. Bring independent reading book in case you have time when you are done checking your test over.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27

Math homework: Spend 20-30 minutes on Book 2 (Orangish colored booklet).   I will be available for after school help tomorrow if you have sports study hall or your own ride home at 3:15.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26

Math homework: Study Warm Up K (Tomorrow's Warm Up will be JUST like it!).

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12

Math homework: Use the answers to the Geometry Carousel 1-6 we did in class today to do the Geometry Worksheet 1-5

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10

Math homework: Review formulas.  Also...Khan Academy Arithmetic Essentials mission should be 75% complete by now.  If you aren't at that point, spend at least 20 minutes on it.

Friday, April 7

Math homework: Study formulas on today's notes.  Also...Khan Academy Arithmetic Essentials mission should be 75% complete by now.  If you aren't at that point, spend at least 20 minutes on it.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6

The marking period ends on Friday.  Check your grades on Schooltool.  Make up/hand in missing work if your teacher will accept it.  Stay after school Tuesday - Thursday for help!

Math homework: Finish Circumference problems on the back of the notes

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5

The marking period ends on Friday.  Check your grades on Schooltool.  Make up/hand in missing work if your teacher will accept it.  Stay after school Tuesday - Thursday for help!

Math homework: Finish Area of a Triangle Wkst 1-5

Tuesday, April 4

The marking period ends on Friday.  Check your grades on Schooltool.  Make up/hand in missing work if your teacher will accept it.  Stay after school Tuesday - Thursday for help!

Math homework: None

Monday,April 3

The marking period ends on Friday.  Check your grades on Schooltool.  Make up/hand in missing work if your teacher will accept it.  Stay after school Tuesday - Thursday for help!

Math homework: Worksheet on Perimeter and Area of Rectangles 1-4

Friday, March 31

Math homework: None

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29

WEAR CAMOUFLAGE clothes tomorrow.  Spirit clothing intended to indicate that we will HUNT DOWN the rights answers for  the ELA test.

Math homework:  The Percent Test grade is in School Tool and test has been returned.  The answer key was posted on Monday.  There is also a Practice Test/Key on the Thursday March 16th homework Post.  Students can retake a similar test  (I will count the higher of the two grades) on Tues.- Thurs. after school this week.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 28

WEAR NEON clothes tomorrow.  Spirit clothing intended to indicate that we are so  "BRIGHT" for  the ELA test.

Math homework:  KISS UNDERCOVER Worksheet 1-8 on separate looseleaf paper. , Also....The Percent Test grade is in School Tool and test has been returned.  The answer key was posted yesterday.  There is also a Practice Test/Key on the Thursday March 16th homework Post.  Students can retake a similar test  (I will count the higher of the two grades) on Tues.- Thurs. after school this week.

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27

WEAR SHAMROCK (or green) clothes tomorrow.  Spirit clothing intended to Sham"ROCK" the test  for ELA State Tests beginning tomorrow.

Math homework:  Back of notes 1-4, Also....The Percent Test grade is in School Tool and test has been returned.  Here is the answer key (click here).  There is also a Practice Test/Key on the Thursday March 16th homework Post.  Students can retake a similar test  (I will count the higher of the two grades) on Tues.- Thurs. after school this week.




Thursday, March 23

Math homework: Khan Academy >20 Minutes

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22

Science Homework: Complete the multiple choice worksheet.  All of the answers are in your notes are on the slideshow, which is posted on google classroom.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21

Math Homework:  Back of Notes 1-3

Science Homework: Complete short response to the article.  Remember to use R.A.C.E. when answering the question.

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20

Math homework: Complete notes (especially the review problem and # 3 and #4 on the back)

Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17

Math homework: No official homework but on Monday we will be discussing the Mean, Median, Mode worksheet you picked up after today's test so it would be beneficial if you looked at it before class on Monday.

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16

Math homework: STUDY the Practice Test (Click here) and Answer Key (Click here)for the real percent test tomorrow.  Review old homework and notes. Correction: Part 3 5b should ask what the account balance is after the TWO years is up.  Sorry!

Monday, March 13, 2017

Monday, March 13

Math homework:  Test on Wednesday.  Spend 20 minutes reviewing percent notes and homework. Pay attention to formulas. Pi day contest in class on Friday.  Sign up if you want to participate.

Social Studies: Study for test on American Revolution. Study Guide is on Google Classroom.

Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday, March 10

Math homework:   None.  Student who will be out next week for hockey are going home with a packet of work.  It includes a practice test that we will be doing Tuesday in class.  These students will be expected to take the test on Friday (3/17) upon their return.

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Thursday, March 9

Math Homework: Commissions and Fees Notes Problems 1-5 at the bottom

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Wednesday, March 8

PROGRESS REPORTS went home with students yesterday!!! Parents- Please look/ask to see them and sign them. Your signature counts as a quiz grade in many classes. Progress reports mean we are halfway through the third marking period.

Math homework: back of the notes 1-10

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7

PROGRESS REPORTS go home with students today!!! Parents- Please look/ask to see them and sign them.  Your signature counts as a quiz grade in many classes. Progress reports mean we are halfway through the third marking period.


Math homework: Bring your signed progress report back tomorrow!

Monday, March 6, 2017

Monday, Match 7

Math homework: Write the formula " is/of = percent/100" twenty times on loose leaf paper.  In class we STAR tested today so if you were absent from class today, please STAR test tomorrow in school or stay after in my room.

Friday, March 3, 2017

Friday, March 3

Math homework: No official homework but students should be close to 65% complete (percentage is given at the beginning) of the "Arithmetic Essential" Khan Academy mission.  It is on a website that students can access from home or any school computer.

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Thursday, March 2

Science fair is over!  Great job everyone!  Back to regular school...tomorrow is the end of the 5 weeks.  Progress reports will be going home on Tuesday. Parents, please be on the look out for them next week!

Math homework: Please check School tool to make sure the grades that are entered are accurate.  Hand in any missing work IMMEDIATELY.  Also, please do 20 minutes on Khan Academy.  You should be 62.5% or more through your "Arithmetic Essentials" mission.

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Thursday, February 16

Science Fair:  Big work day tomorrow!!!  Bring your background research to make suggested changes, all materials for your experiment, data if you've conducted the experiment, and a good work attitude!!  Make sure you are in school!

Math homework:  None

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15

Math homework: Study for >20 minutes for tomorrow's Quiz.  Study both homework assignments 1-44 and 1-45 along with notes about Changing Fractions, Decimals, and Percents; Notes on Percent Error, and Notes on Percent Change. Click HERE for a review sheet and an answer key

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14

Math homework: Worksheet: More fractions, Decimals, Percents 1-45, Quiz on Thursday (Changing between fractions, decimals, percent; Percent Error, Percent Change)

Monday, February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13

Math homework: 3 graded assignments were returned to each student today.  Homework is to make up (and hand in) any that you didn't receive back.  Most probably that would be the worksheet on Fractions, Decimals, and Percents 1-44 or the Percent Error Formula that was supposed to be written 15 times.

Friday, February 10

Math homework: None

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Thursday, Feb. 9

Science Fair: Tomorrow is a big work day! Science Fair is only 9 school days away.  There will be A LOT of time tomorrow to work on your projects with your partners.  Bring your FRIZZLE, experiments, materials, data, background research and good attitude!  Let's make it a productive day!

Math homework: None

Social Studies: Complete Continental Congress Guided Notes using the video posted on Google Classroom

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, Feb. 8

Math homework: None , except for 7th period.  7th period has a Warm Up due tomorrow.

ELA: Study figurative language terms on Quizlet for the test tomorrow.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tuesday, February 7

Math homework:  Write the formula for percent error 15 times on loose leaf paper.  If you were absent today, click HERE for the notes and HERE for the key to the notes. I also collected the homework due today (1-44)

Social Studies- Complete graphic organizer on Intolerable Acts using the video posted on Google Classroom.

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6

Math homework: Complete the Fractions, Decimals, Percentages Worksheet 1-44.  Click HERE to see today's notes and get the worksheet.

Social Studies: Complete writing answers to Tea Act & Boston Tea Party using post on Google Classroom.

Friday, February 3, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, February 2

Math homework: Khan Academy for 20 minutes.  Please stay in my room after school if you have no internet at home.  You should be more than 50% of the way through the Arithmetic Essentials Mission

Wednesday, February 1

Math homework: "Puzzle" Worksheet (signed number crossword puzzle)

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Thursday January 26, 2017

Social Studies- No Homework

Math homework: None :)

Science: Background Research Paper for science fair is due tomorrow.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday January 25, 2017

Social Studies- Read Townshend Act and answer questions 2,3,6 & 8 in complete sentences.

Math homework: Study for Unit Test tomorrow!  Look at Review For Unit Test Worksheet, notes, and homework.  Study for AT LEAST 20 minutes !

Science Fair Update!  The background research paper is due on Friday January 27. Please stay after school or come in during study halls to complete this. Remember the background research paper should be at least 7 paragraphs (introduction, 5 body paragraphs, and a conclusion). Each paragraph should be at least 5 sentences. The paragraphs are formed from the research that you did on your need to know questions on Noodletools.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Tuesday, Jan. 24

Math homework: Happy Snow Day! Make sure both Pascal's Triangle Worksheet and the Review for Unit Test (on the other side of Pascal's Triangle Worksheet) are done for tomorrow!  The test is pushed back until Thursday.

Science Fair Group 4 (Ms, Wolpin's group) will be expected to stay after school tomorrow (Wednesday) in place of today.

Monday, January 23, 2017

January 23, 2017

Social Studies- Quiz Tuesday (1/24/17) on French & Indian War, Proclamation of 1763, Sugar Act & Stamp Act

Math homework: Finish worksheet Pascal's Triangle.  Test moved to Wednesday.  Check grades on Schooltool. End of the marking period is Friday.

Friday, January 20, 2017

January 20, 2017

Social Studies- Quiz on French & Indian War, Proclamation of 1763, Sugar Act & Stamp Act TUESDAY
No homework over the weekend!

Math homework: Check printout of your grades (9 week average) for accuracy.  Test on Tuesday (signed number rules, simplifying expressions, and solving equations).  Start studying!

Thursday, January 19, 2017

January 19, 2017

Social Studies- Stamp Act Questions 1, 3, 5, 6 & 8
                          Quiz on French & Indian War, Proclamation of 1763, Sugar Act & Stamp Act 1/23

Math homework: Mixed Practice Wkst 1-5, Test on Tuesday (signed numbers, simplifying expressions, solving equations)

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

January 18, 2017

Social Studies- Sugar Act Reading (if not completed in class) & Answer Questions 2, 3, 4, 6 & 8

Math homework: Down Crossword Problems 1-10 due on separate loose leaf paper on Thursday.  Show all work!  Unit Test on Tuesday 1/24

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

January 17, 2017

Social Studies- No HW

Math homework: Down Crossword Problems 1-10 due on separate loose leaf paper on Thursday.  Show all work!

Thursday, January 12, 2017

January 13, 2017

Social Studies: Have a safe 3 day weekend! See everyone Tuesday!

Math homework: Quiz on Tuesday on Simplifying Expressions.  Know your signed number rules, how to distribute, and how to combine like terms.

ELA Homework: Study for Argument Writing Terms Quiz. Students should have a copy of the notes in their binders or they can access them on Google Classroom.

January 12, 2017

Social Studies- Complete Reading of French & Indian War then answer questions.
                          Complete Reading of Proclamation of 1763 & answer questions.

Math homework: Across HW problems 1-11 on separate loose leaf paper. Quiz on Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

January 10, 2017

Social Studies- Make Up of Colonial Test Thursday 2:40-3:15 pm.
                          No other HW.

Math homework: Retake of Module 2 Test offered after school Tuesday, Wed., or Thursday this week.   No official math homework for tonight.

Monday, January 9, 2017

January 9, 2017

Social Studies- No Homework

Math Homework: 20 Minutes on Khan Academy (Arithmetic Essentials)

Friday, January 6, 2017

Friday, Jan. 6

Math Homework: Please get the letter to parents/guardians signed.  It will count as a homework grade.  Also, students that were out due to mid winter ceremonies can still retake their Module 2 Test next week after school on Tuesday- Thursday.  Prepare for it!

Science Homework: Today we worked on developing a purpose for our science fair topic. Below is the slideshow. The purpose is due Friday 1/13/17. Students also need to get page 5 of their frizzle signed by a parent/guardian.

Social Studies: No HW

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thursday January 5, 2017

Social Studies: No Homework
Science:  Stay after school if you do not have your Driving Question marked off and written in your Frizzle book

English-Read for 25 book campaign

Math homework: Old Faithful Wkst for a grade 1-15

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Tuesday, January 4

Math homework: More Simplifying Expressions (wkst on back of notes) #6- #15 on separate loose leaf paper. Students may stay after today and tomorrow to retake the Signed Number Test given before break (Module 2 Test)

ELA homework: Read for 25 book campaign and make sure your Reading Log is filled out for tomorrow.

Social Studies:  No Homework

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Monday, January 3

Math homework:  Welcome back!!!!  Review Signed Number Rules. Students may stay after Jan 4 and 5 to retake the Signed Number Test given before break (Module 2 Test)

ELA Homework: Study Quizlet Terms- Argument Essay Key Terms can be found here: Quizlet ELA Terms; Read for 30 minutes

Social Homework: None

Science Homework: Decide on your Science Fair Topic and Driving Question

Thursday, Dec. 22

Math homework: None, except that you may want to review your signed number rules if you plan to retake the test on Jan 3-5

Wednesday, Dec. 21

Math homework: Get Progress Report Signed.  Start looking over test that was returned.  Bring questions to class tomorrow.  Retakes will be after school Jan 3-5