Language Arts Homework
Bring in items to decorate notebook on Wednesday, 9/5
9/5-9/7: Working on postcard assignment in class. Due at start of class on 9/10 if not passed in on Friday.
9/10-9/14: Working on Autobiopoem. Due at the start of class on 9/14.
Spelling Unit 1 "Story Solve" due 9/21. Post quiz on 9/21 as well.
Poetry Unit (rubric linked)
Written draft of 6 poems due Friday, 10/5 by the end of class.
Revision check: 10/17
Final product due 10/22 at the start of class
Mood Study writing assignmentdue Tuesday, 11/27.
Spelling Unit 3
HW due Monday, 12/3
Quiz on Tuesday, 12/4
"Time" Person of the Year essay due Thursday, 1/10.
Spelling Quiz #4: Tuesday, 1/15.
Spelling Unit 5
HW category work and cloze story due: 1/30
Post Quiz and Mispelled Word List due: 2/1
Spelling Unit 6
HW due Wednesday, 2/27. (exempt for category assignment)
Post Quiz Wednesday, 2/27
Finish Bandwagon worksheet due 3/18.
Propaganda Ad assignment due Monday, 3/25
Working on argument essay on junk food advertisements in class.
Typed draft due: Tuesday, 4/16 (start of class)
Final draft due: Friday, 4/19 (start of class)
Spelling Unit 7
HW due Friday, 5/3
Part B only for a 3
Parts A and B for a 4
Post Quiz: Friday, 5/3
Working on Animal Explanatory Tale in class. Final draft due Wednesday, 5/22.
Spelling Unit 8: HW due and quiz on Friday, 5/24
Memoir Unit: 1-2 page mock Graduation speech or letter to younger self due Tuesday, 6/11 by the end of class.
Social Studies Homework
Click here for social studies webpage! Assignment sheets, research sources, and unit due dates are posted here. Brief general information is posted below as well.
Return Welcome Notice by Friday, 9/7
Mesopotamia Unit link. HW due 9/24- details on web page.
Mesopotamia and Prehistory Unit Test: 9/26. See Meso unit link above for Jeopardy review game and study guide.
Egypt Unit Link for October 1-23. HW and test info posted. Jeopardy review game will be posted on 10/22 (after we've played in class).
Current Events quiz: Friday, 10/26
- multiple choice and fill-in questions on story summaries from board
- do not need to know the date on which we discussed stories
Ancient India Open Note Team Quiz: Friday, 11/16. Bring unit classowork.
History day Intent to Participate paper due: Friday, 11/30. See homepage for resources and details.
Current Events Quiz: Monday, 12/3
China Unit: 11/26-12/10. Unit quiz on Monday, 12/10 (revised date!)
Greece Unit: Conducting research for project due 1/8. For details, web sources, and assignment sheet, see Greece section of social studies web page (link at top of this page).
Year in Review extra credit project due 1/7. Assignment sheet is in Current Events section of web page.
Current Events quiz: Friday, 1/11
Midyear Test: Friday, 1/18 for multiple choice and Tuesday, 1/22 for essays. (Date adjusted due to snow cancellation.) See SS web page for details and tools, including study guide with essay questions.
Rome Unit: see webpage for details
Chap. 14 questions due: Thursday, 1/13
Early Middle Ages unit: see webpage for details and assignment sheets
"Sutton Hoo" questions due Thursday, 2/21.
Note check: Thursday, 2/28 during class.
Presentation script draft due: Tuesday, 3/5. (Wednesday, 3/6 for class 5 only.)
Presentation project: Starting on Monday, 3/11.
Final draft of script due: Monday, 3/11
(Oral presentations in class through 3/18)
Early Middle Ages reflection questions due 3/21. See webpage for assignment link.
Middle Ages Unit
Feudalism questions due Tuesday, 3/26. See webpage for assignment to print.
Quiz on feudal Europe and Japan: Monday, 4/15. Study guide posted on web page in European Middle Ages section.
Chapter 26 questions due Tuesday, 4/30. See webpage for document.
Finish "Traders East & West" classwork for Tuesday, 5/7 if not done in class.
Quiz on Traders: Europe and Africa: Monday, 5/20. See webpage for study materials list (also distributed in class).
Medieval Faire: June 6th from 3-5 p.m. Prepare project and decorations in class.
Final Exam: 6/14 and 6/17. See website for study guide and specifics.