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May 06, 2012

Humanities 6A - May 28 - June 12

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Tue. May 29  -   Finish discussing lesson 3 and review Chapter 14 Christianity.

Wed. May 30 -   Beach clean up - no class

Thur. May 31 -   Test Chapter 14

Friday, June 1 -  Chapter 15 - Rome, lesson 1

Mon., June 4 -    Chapter 15 - lesson 2

Tue. June 5 -      Chapter 15 - lessone 3

Wed. June 6 -     Chapter 15 -  lesson 4

Thur. June 7 -     Review, Chapter 15

Fri.  June 8 -        Quiz on terms for Chapter 15 - Work in class - Leaders of the Ancient World

Mon. June 11 -     Year end review - Leaders of the Ancient World

Tue. June 12  -     Year end review  - Begin presentations - leaders of the Ancient World

Wed. June 13 -      Last day of class

Thur. June 14 -      1/2 - 12:30 dismissal

 

April 22, 2012

Humanities 6A - April 23 - May 4

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Mon. 4/23- Chp. 12 - Greece - lesson 4

Tue. 4/24 - Chp. 12 - Review

Wed. 4/25 - Test Chp. 12 - Introduce European Geography using online practice game www.sheppardsoftware.com

Thur. 4/26 - Documentary on Ancient Greece & discussion

Fri. 4/27 - Documentary on Ancient Greece and discussion

Mon. 4/30 - Modern Europe and overview of WWI, WWII  European geography

Tue. 5/1 -  WWI

Wed. 5/2 - European geography quiz

Thur. 5/3 - WWII

Fri. 5/4 - WWII

April 22, 2012

Spanish 7A & 7 B- Red & Blue- May 29 - June 13

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Tue.   5/29 -     Projects - Chapter 10

Wed/ 5/30  -     No class, beach clean up

Thur. 5/31 -      Repaso, Chapter 10 and projects

Fri.  6/1  -         Projects

Mon. 6/4 -        Repaso cumulativo and projects

Tue. 6/5 -         review

Wed. 6/6-         Present projects

Thur. 6/7 -        Year end assessment

Fri. 6/8             International language day

Mon. 6/11         International language day

Tue. 6/12 -        International language day

Wed. 6/13        Last day of regular classes

Thur. 6/14         Last day of school 12:30 dismissal

 

April 15, 2012

Spanish Black 6A - May 21 - June 12

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Chapter 5:  Los Deportes

Mon. 5/21-  Voc. 2 - Los deportes  - Other Sports

Tue. 5/22 - No class - all school field trip to Portland Maine.

Wed. 5/23 - Gramatica - stem changing verbs. Journal writing

Thur. 5/24 -  Gramatica - verbs interesar, aburrir, gustar. Review for quiz

Fri.  5/25 - Quiz - Chapter 5 - voc. 2

Mon. 5/28 - No school - Memorial day

Tue. 5/29 -  Chp. 5 cont. Sports

Wed/ 5/30 - Review Chapter 5

Thur. 5/31 - Review Chapter 5

Friday, 6/ 1 - Test Chapter 5: Los deportes

Mon. 6/4 -  Repaso - Review of key grammar points for year one Spanish

Tue. 6/5 - Repaso

Wed. 6/6 - Repaso - permission slips due for Friday trip

Thur. 6/7 - Year end assessment

Fri. 6/8  -  Trip to Stillwell's Ice cream and Swasey Park in Exeter

Mon. 6/11- Culture - topics to be determined by class week of June 4th

Tue. 6/12 - Culture

Wed. 6/13 - Last day of regular classes in the AM & Field day

Thur. 6/14 - 1/2 day - dismissal at 12;30

 

 

 

April 15, 2012

Yellow 8A Spanish April 16 - 27

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Update for the weeks of April 16 - 27

Mon. 4/16 -  Play "Bella Durmiente"

                      vocabulary activities.  Verbo diario - descansar

Tue. 4/17  -  Play "Bella Durmiente"

                      Review of er/ir verbs in the present and preterite, verbo diario

Wed. 4/18 -  Play "Bella Durmiente'  - Mad Lib activity

                      Review verbs er/ir in the present and preterite

Thur. 4/19 -   Voc. practice, verbo diario

                       Wrap up "Bella Durmiente"

Fri.  4/20       Voc. quiz from the play - see vocabulary sheet. Be able to use words in a sentence

                       Choose a new play.

Mon. 4/23 -  Verb practice on conjuguemos website

                      Practice new play and new vocabulary

Tue. 4/24 -   Play & voc. practice focusing on use of er/ir/ar verbs in the past tense

Wed. 4/25 -  Wrap up play

Thu. 4/26 -   Latin Music in the USA - Chicano Rock. PBS documentary

Fri. 4/27   -  Latin Music in the USA - Chicano Rock , part 2

 

                    

April 05, 2012

April 2 - 6 Black Spanish

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to:All Students

This week we will work on our menu projects for Chapter 4. Due by Thursday, April 5th is the rough draft of your project:  notes, and layout of menu in Spanish. Final draft of the menu (including presentation portion) will be due in Term 4.

Happy Easter and Passover.  - No school Friday, April 6

April 01, 2012

April 2 - 13 Yellow 8A Spanish

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Mon. April 2 :   Review of verbs in the present and preterite. Chapters 7 and 8. Bring your workbooks to class.

Tue. April 3: Play - Blanca Nieves

Wed. April 4:  Review and catch up day.  Make sure all HW and Classwork is done for this term. Workbook exercises for this chapter are due today.

Thur. April 5 - MIT field trip -no class.

Fri. April 6 - no school. Good Friday

Mon. April 9 - Grammar point on negative and affirmative words reviewed. "Play" continued.

Tue. April 10 - Review of Chapter 8 - create a study guide and practice vocabulary and verbs from this unit.

Wed. April 11 - Review for test on Chapter 8

Thursday, April 12 - Test Chapter 8

Friday, April 13 - no classes.  Student-parent-advisor conferences

March 26, 2012

March 26 - 30 Yellow 8A Spanish

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Monday, March 26:  Chapter 8 - Voc. 2, the verb leer in the present and preterite and practice conjugation of er/ir verbs in the preterite. Workbook exercises should be up to date.

Tue. March 27 - National Spanish exam, part I - Achievement

Wed. March 28 - National Spanish exam, part II - Proficiency.  DO NOT FORGET YOUR EARPHONES!

Thur. March 29 -  Chapter 8 cont.  Assign parts for Blanca Nieve (Snow White) short play to practice and present in class.

Fri. March 30 - Chapter 8 cont. and Play.  ALL MISSING WORK MUST BE DONE BY TODAY.

 

March 25, 2012

March 26 -30 - Black 6A Spanish

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This week we will work on the following: 

Chapter 4, vocabulary 2.  Quiz on Friday as usual on the words for voc. 2. 

Menu project in class - research, write and create in class this week.

Read Berto y sus buenas ideas. 

March 25, 2012

March 26 - 30 - Red 7A Spanish

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Mon. 3/26 - Chp. 8 voc. 2 . Verb leer in the present and past tense.  All verbs learned to date in the past tense reviewed.

Tue.. 3/27 - NSE - Part 1 Achievement

Wed. 3/28 - Chp. 8 cont.  voc. and verbs. Negative and affirmative verbs

Thur. 3/29 - NSE  part II, Proficiency. Do not forget your headphones

Friday, 3/30 - Chapter 8 cont. No quiz today.  Introduce Lola Lago reader. All missing and late work due today.

 

March 25, 2012

March 26 - 30 - Blue 7B Spanish

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Mon. March 26 - Chapter 8 voc. 2, the verb leer in the present and past tense. Verbs in the preterite (er/ir)

Tue. March 27 - NSE - part I - Achievement

Wed. March 28 -  Chapter 8 voc. 2 cont. past tense of verbs -  all verbs reviewed to date.  Negative and affirmative words.

Thur. March 29 - NSE - Proficiency part II - BRING HEADPHONES!

Friday, March 30 - Introduce Lola Lago.  No quiz today.  ALL missing and late work due by today, no exceptions.

March 18, 2012

march 19 - 23 Blue gr. 7 Spanish

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Mon. March 19 - Introduction to chapter 8 - En tu tiempo libre, voc. 1. Daily verb - OIR in the present and preterite

Tue. March 20 - Chp. 8 preterite  er/ir verbs.  Journal work on what you did over vacation

Wed. March 21 - National Spanish exam practice simulation test. Part I

Thur. March 22 - National Spanish exam practice simulation test. Part II. You must have headphones.

Friday, March 23 - Quiz on Voc. 1 words, Chapter 8. Refer to voc. sheet posted on assignments and handed out on Monday.

March 18, 2012

March 19 - 23 Gr. 8 Yellow Spanish

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Mon. March 19 - Introduction to Chp. 8, voc. 1 and grammar

Tue. March 20 - Chp. 8 journal work

Wed. March 21 and Thur. March 22 - Simulate actual test for Nat. Spanishe exam. Part I on Wed. and part II on Thur. YOU MUST HAVE HEADPONES.

Friday, March 23 - Practice voc. words 1 and quiz

March 18, 2012

March 19 - 23- Spanish 6A - Black

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Announcement - Welcome back!  Reminder - all missing and make up work for term 3 must be completed by Friday, March 23.

Mon 3/19 - Introduction to Chapter 4 - Voc. 1 words

Tue. 3/20 - Grammar Chapter 4 - er/ir verbs and expressions using infinitives. Objectives in Spanish. Practice vocabulary.

Wed. 3/21 - Journal work.  Introduce project "El menú" due Tuesday April 3 - test/project grade.

Thur. 3/22 - Work on projects in class. Review voc. words for quiz.

Friday. 3/23 - Quiz on voc. 1 - End of the week voc. game!

 

 

March 17, 2012

March 19 - 30 Humanities - gr. 6 Green

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* * Please see assignments for daily homework.  HW assigned in class.  Student's planner is the most up to date source for HW.

Week of March 19 - 23:   Judaism,  Chapter 10 & PBS Documentary on the Kingdom of David

We will be viewing (and taking  notes during the film) a 3 part documentary on the Kingdom of David.  Episode one:  By the Rivers of Babylon, Episode 2 - The Book and the Sword and Episode 3 : The End of the Days.

Please check assignments for nightly homework. This will also be announced and posted in class at the end of each class. It will vary depending on how far we get that day with the documentary.

Friday, March 23 - Film notes due at the end of class (this is classwork) and terms for Chapter 10. NOTEBOOK CHECK TODAY - quiz grade

 

Week of March 26 - 30: Judaism, Chapter 10 cont.

Mon. March 26 - Discuss film & lesson 1 from Chapter 10

Tue. March 27 - Chp. 10 , lesson 2

Wed. March 28 - Chp. 10, lesson 3

Thur. March 29 - Review Chapter 10

Friday, March 30 - Test on Chapter 10 - review film notes too.

Feb. 17, 2012

March 19 - 23 - Gr. 7 Red Spanish

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Week of March 19 - 23:

Mon. March 19 -  Chapter 8 Introduction to voc. and grammar

Tuesday, March 20 - Chapter 8 - preterite of er/ir verbs grammar cont. and voc. 1- Journal work using the preterite. "Mis vacaciones"

Wed. and Thur. - National Spanish Exam practice - 2 part- we will simulate actual test environment. BRING HEAD PHONES or you will not be able to participate and will receive a zero for the day.

Fri, March 23 - Quiz on Voc. 1 words, Chapter 8.  Finish lyrics for song.

Feb. 17, 2012

Feb. 21 - March 2 - Spanish gr. 7 Blue

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to:Spanish 7, B

Mon. Feb. 20 - no school. Presidents' day

Tue. Feb. 21 -  No class, play practice

Wed. Feb. 22 - National Spanish exam overview. Grammar review of Chapter 7 - direct object pronouns

Thur. Feb. 23 - Chapter 7 review - see assignments - homework due Monday - chapter review

Fri. Feb. 24 -    no class due to 7th grade play

Mon. Feb. 27 -  Chapter 7 review - all missing and late work due. It will not be accepted after we complete the test for Chapter 7

Tue. Feb. 28 - Chapter 7 review

Wed. Feb. 29 - CHAPTER 7  Test

Thur. Mar. 1 -  Snow day, no school

Fri. Mar. 2 - Delalyed opening, shorter class. Practice for the National Spanish Exam

Have a restful spring break!!

 

 

Jan. 02, 2012

Feb. 20 - March 2 Gr. 8 Yellow

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Mon. Feb.  20 - no school

Tue. Feb. 21 -  Review for test on Chapter 7 - past tense of regular AR verbs and two irregular verbs ser/ir. Review voc.

Wed. Feb. 22 - Continue review for Chapter 7 test

Thur. Feb. 23 - Chapter 7 test.

Fri. Feb. 24 - School play. No class

Mon. Feb. 27 - National Spanish exam practice

Tue. Feb. 28 - National Spanish exam practice

Wed. Feb. 29 - National Spanish exam practice

Thur. March 1 - No school. Snow day

Friday, March 2 - Delayed opening. Shorter class. Practice for the National Spanish exam.  Have a great spring break!!