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SBAC Practice Performance Task (to do in class)
SBAC Practice problems (part of homework assignments)
SBAC Tutorial - practice on how to manipulate the keyboard for test
4/20: Ch 7 Individual test on Friday, 4/24
4/10: HAPPY VACATION! No homework over break!
4/6: Ch 7 TEAM test on Friday, 4/10
3/27: NOTE: Friday's HW was changed to the fraction worksheet (attached to weekly assignment sheet page)
3/13 - Ch 6 INDIVIDUAL test will be on Friday, 3/20. Topics listed on assignment page.
3/2 - Ch 6 Team test will be on Friday, 3/6. Topics listed on assignment page.
3/3 - NOTE THAT I HAVE MADE SOME CHANGES FROM THE PAPER WEEKLY ASSIGNMENT SHEET DUE TO THE WEATHER (SEE LINK).
2/13 - Ch 5 Unit test is on Tuesday, 2/25. Same topics as team test. Use team test, closure and other chapter questions, and worksheets for review.
1/26 - Ch 5 Team Test on Friday, 2/6. Topics include:
- simple and Compound probability
- 5-D process for solving word problems
- linear model for determining ratios
- order of operations
1/19 - Signed 2nd quarter gradesheet and self-evaluation due on 1/26.
1/13 - NOTE that assignment sheet students were given will differ from the actual assignments this week due to snow day on Monday.
1/9: Only homework over the weekend is to finish problem 5-65 (and any overdue homework).
HOMEWORK FROM 2014 WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AFTER WED, 1/14/15.
Consider these New Year Resolutions
- Always try your best
- Do all your homework on time
- Actively participate in group/class discussions
- Take risks - suggest strategies / solutions others might not have considered
- Learn from your mistakes
- Check your homework answers and ask if you are confused about your mistakes
- Be organized
- Number problems in your classwork and homework
- Keep papers in order in your notebook
- Be ready to learn – a positive attitude will take you a long way.
NO NEW homework over break. Use the time to make up missing work. Have a wonderful vacation.
CH 4 INDIVIDUAL test on Friday, 12/19
CH 4 TEAM test on Friday, Dec 12
Team Test Topics:
- Order of Operations (terms, integers, etc.)
- Proportional Relationships, including recognizing these relationships on graphs and tables
- Scale Factors
- Associative and Commutative Properties
- Area and Perimeter with Algebra Tiles
Use the long weekend to catch up on missing homework. Enjoy the holiday!
Ch 3 INDIVIDUAL test on Friday, Nov 21
Ch 3 TEAM test on Friday, Nov 14
10/31 - Please do this homework sheet INSTEAD of what is listed on your weekly homework page for the weekend. Get Q1 gradesheet signed
10/27: INDIVIDUAL TEST (Chapters 1+2)
10/20: Team test (Chapter 1+2)
Individual Test: 10/1 ( classes 4+5) or 10/2 (class 2). Review team test to decide where to focus your studying/practice.
9/23: Team Test. Start thinking about what topics in chapter 1 have confused you.
Click here for Open House (9/10) presentation
7th grade families: Save the date for Medieval Fair on June 4, 3-5 pm!
5/15 - Medieval Faire permission slip due by 5/22, but students cannot sign up for activities or sign out a costume until slip is returned.
5/11 - Unit test for Medieval Europe and Japan is on Google Classroom. Two (fluent, thoughtful, accurate + comprehensive) essays are due by Tues, 5/19. An extra five points will be given if completed by Friday, 5/15. They should be printed and handed in, including a copy of the test itself. (Although students only answer two of the essays, all topics on the test will be "fair game" for the end-of-year final.)
5/7 - Questions on back of Codes of Behavior worksheet due Monday (5/11)
4/24 - STUDENTS WHO DID NOT FINISH THE CRUSADERS WEBQUEST ON GOOGLE CLASSROOM MUST FINISH IT BY SATURDAY MIDNIGHT.
4/20 - Ch 26 questions due on
Friday (4/24) Monday, 4/27 (changed due to tests on Friday). Enrichment Projects (on back of Q page) due on Friday, 5/1
3/27 - Africa unit test on Thursday, 4/2.
Congratulations to all who participated in HISTORY DAY!
3/19 - Due Mon (3/23): Summary sentence per paragraph for pages 132-134. Extra credit folktale (creation/nature/hero) due Tues, 3/24.
3/10 - Any maps and questions not finished in class are due on Thurs, 3/12. Reference map is in Google Classroom.
3/9 - Sutton Hoo responses are due on Thursday, 3/12.
3/2 - The EMA projects were originally due at the start of class on Friday (3/6), but we are changing that due to the weather delays. They are now due at the start of class on Monday (3/9). The museum will take place on Thur, 3/12 so any food items should be prepared for that day.
2/24 - EARLY MIDDLE AGES (EMA) MUSEUM PROJECT. Students will conduct research and develop exhibits during class. Their exhibits will form a museum on Wed, 3/11 and Thur, 3/12 (their exhibits will be used/displayed in other classes as well) which students will "visit" to learn about other cultures.
2/13 - See unit assignment page for study guide and Jeopardy game. Unit test is on 2/20. Justinian Code questions and Roman Numeral Extra Credit due on Thursday, 2/19.
2/6 - Rome unit test will be 2/20. Stay organized and involved!
2/3 - outline of pages 233-239 of Chapter 15 due on Friday, 2/6
1/26 - ROME Unit has begun! Ch 14 notesheet is due Tues, 2/3.
1/19 - Signed 2nd quarter gradesheet and self-evaluation due on 1/26.
1/13 - SS midterm will be given in two parts: part I (multiple choice/fill-in) on Thursday, 1/22* and part II (essays) on Monday, 1/26. Get papers organized! Index card HW (to be used on the test) is due at the start of your test. Card will be collected at the end of part I and returned to you to be used on part II.
*History Day participants will take part I on Wed during A+A (since we will be at UCONN on Thursday!)
1/9: Students who earned less than 70% on the Greece unit test may RETAKE the test with notes. I will average your two grades for a maximum new grade of 70%. Deadline: end of the school day on Wed, 1/14/15. Link to test is at classroom.google.com.
1/8 - In Persia unit.
Greece Unit test on Thursday, 1/8. We will review in class on Tues, 1/6. No homework over break except for History Day research for those who are participating.
Guided Reading sheet due on Monday, 12/8. Extra credit if completed by 12/5.
HISTORY DAY LETTER OF INTENT due Monday, Dec 1. Don't miss out!
11/14: Finish brief write on Caste System in Centers packet (due Monday)
11/6: Finish Indus River Civilization maps and questions for Friday, 11/7
11/3 : Get Q1 gradesheet signed
10/31: Please complete the similarity/difference question on the China Webquest worksheet completed in class today (along with at least 2 of the required topic sections).
10/23: Egypt crossword and 2 questions on China timeline due 10/24
Egypt (Ch 4) Guided Reading sheet due Monday, 10/6
Egypt Research Project due dates:
- sign up (alone or with partner): Monday, 10/6
- source/note check: Thursday, 10/9
- in-class work time: 10,5; 10/7; 10/16
- final project due: Monday, 10/20 (presentations Mon and Tues)
9/30 - Archaeology Day. Come with a pencil and excitement to explore!
9/26 - Finish Climate Change article and questions if you didn't finish in class.
9/19 - Unit test on Tuesday. See SS webpage for study guide and Jeopardy! game.
9/11 - Mesopotamia Guided Reading sheet due 9/16; unit test 9/23
9/5 - Finish "Time Revolves Around ME!" timeline and Qs
9/4 - class 3 only: Finish "Toward Civilization" classwork page for HW