Mansfield Middle School
Grade 6: No homework assigned. All work is completed in class.
Grade 7: Homework is due every Monday and Wednesday There is a quiz every Friday.
Grade 8: Homework is due every Monday and Thursday. There is a quiz every Thursday.
ALL STUDENTS IN GRADES 7 AND 8 ARE EXPECTED TO REVIEW VOCABULARY NIGHTLY!!!!!
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Click here for blank verb houses.
http://irc.emcp.com/index.php?titleID=2640&title=Deutsch%20Aktuell%206e%20Level%201. - click this link for an online version of the work book.
Week of April 20
7B: Monday, April 20: Copy the new vocabulary list (see your class notes) into your blue book - school supplies-
Quiz on Friday- Matching German to English for vocabulary.
Wednesday, April 22: Pages 48-50 in your workbook.
8A: Monday, April 20: Work on review project. Worksheet - Family/Wer, Wen, Was
Quiz Thursday: Family, Sport, Interests, Hobbies
Thursday, April 23: Work on review project, worksheet - Nominative/Accusative Cases
Week of April 6
7B: Monday, April 6: Read page 111 and take notes on the verb "to be". Do exercises 19-21.
Open note quiz on Friday- on notes from 111 and on notes from 93, 97-100.
Wednesday, April 8: Worksheet, "Sein/Was ist das"
8A: Monday, April 6: Begin review project
Quiz Thursday: alphabet, numbers to 1000, greetings, goodbyes, etc
Thursday, April 9: Work on review project, worksheet - hobbies, accusative case
Week of March 23:
7B: Monday, March 23: Study for the Chapter 3 Test - March 27. See review packet.
Wednesday, March 25: Study for the Chapter 3 test - March 27. See review packet.
8A: Monday, March 23: Vocabulary - put current list into blue books - see list in your notes from class.
Text book page 181, #23 and 24 - complete sentences.
No quiz Thursday- will be reviewing for Chapter 6 test.
Thursday, March 26: Study for Chapter 6 Test on April 2. See review packet
Week of March 16:
7B: Monday, March 16: No class, Teacher Professional Day
Wednesday, March 18: Study for the Chapter 3 test - March 27. See review packet.
8A: Monday, March 16: No class, Teacher Professional Day
Tuesday, March 17: Complete pages 87 and 88 in your workbook.
Quiz Thursday : nicht and kein
Thursday, March 19: Read pages 179-180 in your text book and write a list of new vocabulary, organized by parts of speech.
Week of March 9:
7B: Monday, March 9: Pages 39 and 40 in workbook
Wednesday, March 11: Pages 41 and 42 in workbook, vocabulary list (from notes in class)
No Quiz Friday
8A: Monday, March 9: Vocabulary List, pages 83 and 84 in workbook
Quiz Thursday - vocabulary list 2
Thursday, March 12: Exercises 14 and 15 on page 173 and read and take notes on p.179 (text book)
Week of March 2:
7B: Monday, March 2: No class, 90 minute delay
Wednesday, March 4: Copy the new vocabulary list into your blue spelling blanks. (Ch.3, List 3) and
memorize your dialog!
Quiz Friday - Sagen und Schreiben - dialog written in class last week - memorize!!
8A: Monday, March 2: In Text - p. 161 #4, 162 #6 and 164 #9
Quiz Thursday - sagen und schreiben - dialog - memorize!! and Modal verbs.
Thursday, February 26: p.170 in text book - write vocab list by parts of speech
week of February 23:
7B: Monday, February 23: Read page 64 and do #6 and #7
Wednesday, February 25: Complete pages 31 and 32 in your workbook
Quiz Friday - gern
8A: Monday, February 23: Copy the vocabulary list (see your notes from class) into your blue spelling blanks. Quiz on Thursday.
Thursday, February 26: Complete pages 81 and 82 in your workbook
Week of February 16:
7B: Monday, February 16: No school, holiday
Wednesday, February 18: Worksheet, gern
Quiz Friday - Verbs from List 1, /ch. 3
8A: Monday, February 16: No school, holiday Quiz Thursday - nouns and phrases from List 1
Thursday, February 19: Read page 158 in Text, write new vocabulary words (by parts of speech) into your
notes. Complete pages 78-80 in Workbook.
Week of February 9:
7B: Monday, February 9: No school, snow day
Wednesday, February 11: Worksheet, sports/interests
Quiz Friday - Nouns only from vocab list Chapter 3, List 1
8A: Tuesday, February 10: Copy vocabulary list "Chapter 6, List 1" into your blue spelling blanks. Quiz
Thursday - Verbs only.
Thursday, February 12: Page 157 in textbook, #1, read page 158 and do exercise #3 on page 159, answer
questions on page 168 ("personliches"). All work should be in complete sentences! Quiz next Thursday
- Vocabulary list 1 (chapter 6) nouns and phrases.
Week of February 2:
7B: Monday, February 2: No school, snow day
Wednesday, February 4: Copy the vocabulary list (Chapter 3, List 1) into your blue spelling blanks
No quiz Friday -
8A: Tuesday, February 3: worksheet - werden. Quiz Thursday on Future tense.
Thursday, February 5: Read page 156 in your text book. In your notes list all new vocabulary. identify :
a) verbs - in the infinitive, b) nouns - find gender and plural (where applicable), c) phrases
write each word and its English equivalent. Use your glossary in your book to help you.
Week of January 26
7B: Monday, January 26: Read page 60 in your text book and write down all the new vocabulary words in
your notes. Identify all verbs (write the infinitive form), nouns (gender and plural) and adjectives/adverbs.
Wednesday, January 28: No school - snow day.
8A: Monday, January 26: Complete pages 85 and 86 in your workbook.
Thursday, January 29: Read page 175 in your text book and complete exercises 16 and 17 on page 176
Week of January 19
7B: Monday, January 19: No school, MLK day
Wednesday, January 21: Read pages 65-67 in your text book and take notes in your notebook. Complete
exercise #8 on page 68. Complete sentences please~
No quiz Friday - no class due to Boston Field Trip
8A: Tuesday, January 20: Read and take notes on : p 159 (fur dich), p 165-167 (aktuelles), p 173 (fur
dich). Complete exercise 11 on page 168 - complete sentences please~
Thursday, January 22: Worksheet- restaurants and food
Week of January 12:
7B: Monday, January 12 No school, snow day
Wednesday, January 14: study for chapter 2 test!!
8A: Monday, January 12: No school, snow day
Thursday, January 15: No homework after a chapter test. :)
Week of January 5:
7B: Monday, January 5: Copy the vocabulary from class (days of week, etc) into your blue spelling blanks
and complete exercise #12 on page 46 in your text book - complete sentences please!
Wednesday, January 7: Study for chapter test
Chapter 2 test January 16!!.
8A: Monday, January 5: Read and take notes on page 143 in your text book. Complete exercises 16-18
on page 144. Complete sentences! Quiz Thursday - Wie viel/Wie viele
Thursday, January 8: study for chapter test
Chapter 5 test January 15!!!!
Week of December 22:
NO HOMEWORK OVER VACATION :) HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!
Week of December 15
7B: Monday, December 15: Clock Poster Project. See assignment sheet for details. Due Wed. Dec. 17
Quiz Friday on time.
Wednesday, December 17: Worksheet - using the 24-hour time system.
8A: Monday, Dec. 15: Complete pages 70-72 in your workbook.
No class Thursday, Dec. 18 due to concert assembly. No Quiz this week.
Week of December 8
7B: Monday, December 8: Read the packet "Weihnachten" and take notes in your notebook. Complete the crossword
puzzle. Word search is extra credit. Open note quiz this week!
Wednesday, December 10: Clock Poster Project. See assignment sheet for details. Due Wed. Dec. 17
8A: Monday, Dec. 8: Complete worksheet on German states and capitals. Read the packet "Weihnachten" and take
notes in your notebook. Open note quiz this week...
Quiz Thursday on German states and capitals.
Thursday, Dec. 11: Copy the new vocabulary list into your blue spelling blanks.
Week of December 1:
7B: Monday, December 1: Vocabulary - copy the new vocab list into your blue spelling blanks. Quiz
Wednesday, December 3: Pages 18-20 in your workbook.
8A: Monday, Dec. 1: Page 128 in your text book (based on the dialogue on p. 127), exercises 5 and 6
(complete sentences please). Page 141 in your text book (based on the dialogue on p.140), exercised 14
and 15 (complete sentences please)
quiz Thursday on vocabulary (ch 5 list 2)
Thursday, Dec. 4: Worksheet: Fill in the blank map of Germany with states and capitals
Week of November 24: NO HOMEWORK OVER THANKSGIVING BREAK - HAPPY HOLIDAYS!
Week of November 17:
7B: Monday, November 17: Worksheet - forming questions. Quiz Friday on forming questions.
Wednesday, November 19: Pages 38 and 39 in text book, #5, 6, 7 - complete sentences please
8A: Monday, November 17: Pages 64,66 and 67 in your workbook (65 is extra credit). quiz Thursday on
vocabulary (ch 5 list 1)
Thursday, November 20: Vocabulary List Ch 5 List 2
Week of November 10:
7B: Wednesday, November 12: Pages 15-17 in your workbook
No quiz Friday
8A: Thursday, November 13: Read page 124 in your textbook and complete exercises 1-4 on pages 125
and 126 .
Week of November 3:
7B : Monday, 11/3: Family Tree Project - see handout for details. Due Wednesday, November 12.
Quiz Friday - Family members, English - German!! Know the correct gender, plural and
spelling of each noun!!
Wednesday, 11/5: 1. Continue work on project and STUDY for the quiz on Friday!
2. Complete pages 13 and 14 in your workbook
8A: Monday, 11/3: Read pages 132- 134 in your textbook, and take notes in your notebook. Do exercises
10 and 11 on page 135. Complete sentences, please! Quiz Thursday - open note on pages 132-134.
Thursday, 11/6: Copy your vocabulary list (Chapter 5, List 1) into your vocabulary books.
Week of October 27- MARKING PERIOD ENDS THIS WEEK - ARE YOU CAUGHT UP?
7B: Monday, Oct. 27: Read page 34 in your text book, and complete exercise #1 on page 35. Complete
sentences! Quiz Friday on basic family members - German to English
Wednesday, Oct. 29: copy the new vocabulary list (family members) into your blue books.
8A: Monday, Oct. 27: : Study for the Chapter 4 Test on Tuesday Oct. 28 (Listening/Speaking) and
Thursday October 30 (Written)
Thursday, Oct. 30: No homework!
Week of October 20
7B: Monday, Oct. 20: Read pages 40-41 in your text book, and take notes in your notebook. On a separate
piece of paper, complete exercise #8 on page 42 - complete sentences, please. No quiz Friday.
Wednesday, Oct. 22: no homework :)
8A: Monday, Oct. 20: Copy your vocabulary (Ch. 4, List 5) into your blue books - quiz on Thursday
Thursday, Oct. 23: Study for the Chapter 4 Test on Tuesday Oct. 28 (Listening/Speaking) and Thursday
Oct. 30 (Written). See review packet for exercises to help you study, as well as reviewing your notes, text
book and vocabulary books.
Week of October 13
7B: Monday, 10-13 - no school, Columbus Day
Wednesday, 10-15- Study for the Chapter 1 test (see below for details)
8A: Monday, 10-13 - no school, Columbus Day
Thursday, 10-16 - pages 57-58 in workbook
Week of October 6
7B: Monday, October 6: Copy the vocabulary list into your blue spelling blanks. Quiz Friday.
Wednesday, October 8: Study for the Chapter 1 test on Friday,October 17 (written) and Monday, October 20 (listening and speaking)- work on review packet.
8A:Monday, October 6: Copy the vocabulary list into your blue spelling blanks. Quiz Thursday: Accusative case - WER, WEN, WAS?
Thursday, October 9: Read the Lesestuck (reading section) on pages 108 and 109 of the text book and complete exercises 17 and 18 on page 110 (complete sentences!)
Week of September 29
7A- Monday 9/29: Read pages 20 and 21 in your text book and take notes (in your notebook). Complete
exercises 14 and 15 on pages 20/21 on a separate sheet of paper to hand in. Quiz Friday - vocabulary.
Wednesday 10/1: Complete pages 7 and 8 in your workbook. Quiz Friday - vocabulary, list 2
8A- Monday 9/29: Read page 103 in your text book and do exercises 10 and 11 (complete sentences for
#11 please!!) Quiz Thursday - school subjects Eng. to German!
Thursday, 10/2 : Read page 106 in your text book - "Fur Dich" and "Sprache" and take notes in your
German notebook. Complete exercises 14, 15 and 16 on pages 107-108 - complete sentences please!
Week of September 22
7B: Monday, 9/22: Complete pages 5 and 6 in your workbook, continue practicing your dialogue lines -
performing dialogues on Weds!! quiz Friday - vocab list 2 (see vocab list for details)
Wednesday, 9/24: Worksheet - subject pronouns and regular verb endings
8A: Monday, 9/22: Copy the new vocabulary list into your blue spelling blanks (Kapitel 4, Liste 3), Quiz
Thursday- Vocabulary (German to English)
Thursday, 9/25: Pages 55-56 in your workbook. quiz next Thursday (10/2) Vocabulary English to German
Week of September 15
7B: Monday,9/15: Complete pages 1 and 4 in your workbook - page 3 is extra credit. Quiz Friday is based
on the dialogues from pages 7 and 9 that we have been working on.
Wednesday, 9/17: Copy the vocabulary list (Kapitel 1, Liste 2) into your blue spelling blanks.
8A: Monday, 9/15: Worksheet (Verb endings/pronouns/plurals). Quiz Thursday will be on subject pronouns,
noun gender/plurals and verb endings - review your notes!!
Thursday, 9/18: Read the story "Martin" and complete the worksheet
Week of September 8
7B: Monday, 9/8: Read pages 10 and 11 in your textbook, and take notes in your notebook. Also complete
exercise #8 on page 11 - complete sentences please and on a sep. sheet of paper from your notes!!!
Wednesday, 9/10: Copy the vocabulary list (Kapitel 1, Liste 1-greetings/goodbyes) into your blue spelling
blanks. Study these for a quiz on Friday!
8A: Monday, 9/8: Correct and STUDY your verb quiz. Retake Thursday.
Thursday, 9/11: Complete the written exercises from our classwork packet in your classwork notebooks. Be
sure to write complete sentences!
Week of September 1
7B: Wednesday, 9/3: Worksheet - "Jungen und Madchen". Quiz Friday - Jungen/Madchen, er/sie,
8A: Tuesday, 9/2: Worksheet - Verb review. Quiz Thursday - Verbs
Thursday, 9/4: Verb "house" and flashcards - choose one irregular verb from the list and make a "house"
and flash cards (Eng/German) for each form.