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April 02, 2012

Website for digestion packet

from:Nelson, Ms.

to:Science 6, B

http://www.myscience8.com/human_biology/digestive_system_lab_2007.pdf

 

 

April 02, 2012

Green Math Updates

from:Hobbs, Ms.

to:Math 6, B

Hi Parents and Students,
Here is our overview for the next two weeks:
Monday:  Review Chapter 8
Tuesday:  Test Chapter 8
Wednesday:  Jazz Combo competition – Review the test and Section 9.1 Square roots and Radical work!
Thursday:  Section 9.1 Square Roots and Radicals and Section 9.2 Rational and Irrational Numbers
Friday:  No School!  Happy Easter and Passover!
Monday:  Grandparent’s Day!  Section 9.3 the Pythagorean Theorem
Tuesday:  Section 9.3 the Pythagorean Theorem
Wednesday:  Section 9.4 Using the Pythagorean Theorem
Thursday:  Section 9.4 using the Pythagorean Theorem
Friday:  No School – Parent conferences!
Have a great two weeks!

April 02, 2012

Blue Math Updates

from:Hobbs, Ms.

to:Math 6, A

Hi Parents and Students,
Here is our overview for the next two weeks:
Monday:  Section 8.4 Write and Solve Proportions
Tuesday:  Section 8.4 Write and solve Proportions and Section 8.5 Cross Products
Wednesday:  Jazz combo this day:  Section 8.5 Cross Products
Thursday:  Section 8.6 Scale Drawings
Friday:  No School – Happy Easter and Passover!
Monday:  Grandparent’s Day!  Section 8.6 Scale Models
Tuesday:  Review the Chapter
Wednesday:  Test on Chapter 8
Thursday:  Review the Test and Section 9.1 Percent and Fractions!  More Fractions!!  Yahoo!
Friday:  Parent Conferences – No School!
Have a great two weeks!

April 02, 2012

Yellow Math Updates

from:Hobbs, Ms.

to:Math 7, A

Hi Parents and Students,
Here is our overview for the next two weeks:
Monday:  Review the quiz and Section 8.5 Congruent Polygons
Tuesday:  Section 8.5 Congruent Polygons and Section 8.6 Reflection and Symmetry
Wednesday:  Jazz combo and Section 8.6 Reflection and Symmetry
Thursday:  Section 8.7 Translation and Rotation
Friday:  No School – Happy Easter and Passover!
Monday:  Grandparent’s Day Section 8.7 Translation and Rotation
Tuesday:  Section 8.8 Similarity and Dilation
Wednesday:  Review the Chapter
Thursday:  Test on Chapter 8
Friday:  No School – Parent Conferences!
Have a great two weeks!

April 02, 2012

Orange Math Updates

from:Hobbs, Ms.

to:Math 7 - Algebra 1, B

Hi Parents and Students,
Here is our overview for the next two weeks:
Monday:  Review the Quiz and Section 9.5 Factoring
Tuesday:  Section 9.5 Factoring
Wednesday:  Jazz Combo and Section 9.6 more factoring
Thursday:  Section 9.6 Factoring
Friday:  No School – Happy Easter and Passover
Monday:  Grandparent’s Day! Section 9.7 Factor Special Products
Tuesday:  Section 9.7 Factor Special Products and Quiz 9.5 to 9.7
Wednesday:  Section 9.8 Factor completely
Thursday:  Section 9.8 Factor completely
Friday:  No School – Parent Conferences!
Have a great two weeks!

April 02, 2012

Red Math Updates

from:Hobbs, Ms.

to:Math 8 - Geometry, B

Hi Parents and Students,
Here is our overview for the next two weeks: 
Monday:  Review the Test and Section 8.1 Finding Angle measures
Tuesday:  Section 8.1 Finding Angle measures and Section 8.2 Use Properties of Parallelograms
Wednesday: Jazz Combo and Section 8.2 Use Properties of Parallelograms
Thursday:  No Class – MIT trip!
Friday:  No School – Happy Easter and Passover!
Monday:  Grandparent’s Day! Section 8.3 Show that a quadrilateral is a parallelogram
Tuesday:  Section 8.3 Show that a quadrilateral is a parallelogram and Section 8.4 Properties of a Rhombus, Square, and Rectangle
Wednesday:  Quiz on Section 8.1 to 8.3 and Section 8.4 Properties of a Rhombus, Rectangle, and Square
Thursday:  Section 8.5 Use properties of a trapezoid and kite
Friday:  No School – Parent Conferences!
Have a great two weeks!

April 01, 2012

April 2 - 13 Yellow 8A Spanish

from:Murphy, Senora

to:Spanish 8, A

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

from:Murphy, Senora

to:Spanish 8, A

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

Green Math Updates

from:Hobbs, Ms.

to:Math 6, B

Green Math Updates
Hi Parents and Students,
Here is our overview for the next week:
Monday:  Section 8.7 Translations and Rotations
Tuesday:  Section 8.7 Translations and Rotations and Section 8.8 Similarity and Dilation
Wednesday:  Section 8.8 Similarity and Dilation
Thursday:  Review chapter 8
Friday:  Test on Chapter 8
Have a great week!

March 25, 2012

Blue Math Updates

from:Hobbs, Ms.

to:Math 6, A

Hi Parents and Students,
Here is our overview for the week:
Monday:  Section 7.7 Function and Equations
Tuesday:  Section 7.7 Functions and Equations
Wednesday:  Section 7.8 Graphing Equations
Thursday:  Section 7.8 Graphing Equations
Friday:  Quiz on Section 8.1 – 8.3 and 7.7 and 7.8
Have a great week!

March 25, 2012

Yellow Math Updates

from:Hobbs, Ms.

to:Math 7, A

Yellow Math Updates
Hi Parents and Students,
Here is our overview for the week:
Monday:  Section 8.2 Angles and Triangles
Tuesday:  Section 8.3 Quadrilaterals
Wednesday:  Section 8.3 Quadrilaterals
Thursday:  Section 8.4 Polygons and Angles
Friday:  Section 8.4 Polygons and Angles and Quiz on Sections 8.1 to 8.4
Have a great week!

March 25, 2012

Orange Math Updates

from:Hobbs, Ms.

to:Math 7 - Algebra 1, B

Orange Math Updates
Hi Parents and Students,
Here is our overview for the next week:
Monday:  Section 9.2 Multiplying Polynomials and Section 9.3 Special Products
Tuesday:  Section 9.3 Special Products
Wednesday:  Section 9.4 Factor Form
Thursday:  Section 9.4 Factor Form and Section 9.5 Factor X2 + bx + C
Friday:  Quiz on Section 9.1 to 9.4
Have a great week!

March 25, 2012

Red Math Updates

from:Hobbs, Ms.

to:Math 8 - Geometry, B

Red Math Updates
Hi Parents and Students,
Here is our overview for the next week: 
Monday:  Section 7.5 Applying the Tangent Ratio
Tuesday:  Section 7.6 Applying the Sine and Cosine Ratio
Wednesday:  Section 7.6 Applying the Sine and Cosine Ratio and Section 7.7 Solve Right Trianges
Thursday:  Section 7.7 Solve Right Triangles
Friday:  Quiz on Section 7.1 to 7.7
Have a great week!

March 25, 2012

March 26 -30 - Black 6A Spanish

from:Murphy, Senora

to:Spanish 6, A

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

from:Murphy, Senora

to:Spanish 7, A

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

from:Murphy, Senora

to:Spanish 7, B

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 23, 2012

Powerpoints for test

from:Nelson, Ms.

to:Science 6, B

Please find the powerpoint presentations for the circulartory and respiratory systems attached.

March 19, 2012

Plan for March 19-30 (Two weeks, Chapter 8)

from:Nelson, Ms.

to:Math 8 - Algebra 1, A

Monday: 7.6 solving systems of linear inequalities

Tuesday: Cumulative Review, chapter 1 - 7

Wednesday: 8.1 Applying exponent properties involving products

Thursday: 8.2 Applying exponent properties involving quotients

Friday: 8.3 Defining and using zero and negative exponents

Monday: quiz on 7.6 - 8.3; 8.4 Using scientific notation

Tuesday: Writing and graphing exponential growth functions

Wednesday: Writing and graphing exponential decay functions

Thursday: Review for test

Friday: Test on 7.6 and Chapter 8

March 18, 2012

Week of March 19th

from:Nelson, Ms.

to:Science 6, B

Welcome back!

Monday: Respiratory system notes and diagram

Tuesday: Lung capacity Lab

Wednesday: Lung model activity

Thursday: Quiz on Respiratory System and oxygen molecule story

Friday: Test review (Circulatory and Respiratory System)

Monday: Test 

March 18, 2012

march 19 - 23 Blue gr. 7 Spanish

from:Murphy, Senora

to:All Students

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

from:Murphy, Senora

to:All Students

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

from:Murphy, Senora

to:Spanish 6, A

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

from:Murphy, Senora

to:Humanities 6, A

* * 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.

March 01, 2012

Snow Day/Friday Plan

from:Nelson, Ms.

to:Science 6, B

A reminder that the 6th graders have a quiz on Friday on 2.1 and 2.2, the cardiovascular system, including heart, vessels and blood. I have attached our powerpoint presentation to help study. 

 

March 01, 2012

Snow Day: Friday Plans

from:Nelson, Ms.

to:Math 8 - Algebra 1, A

A reminder that we will still have a test on Friday, 7.1 - 7.5 (not including the last section of chapter 7).  

March 01, 2012

Snow Day: Friday Plans

from:Nelson, Ms.

to:Math 8 - Algebra 1, A

A reminder that we will still have a test on Friday, 7.1 - 7.5 (not including the last section of chapter 7).  

Feb. 27, 2012

Week of February 27th

from:Nelson, Ms.

to:Math 8 - Algebra 1, A

Monday: 7.5 Solving special types of Linear Systems

Tuesday: 7.6 Solving systems of linear inequalities

Wednesday: Catch up day (these last two sections might take three days)

Thursday: Review for test on Chapter 7

Friday: test on Chapter 7 

Feb. 27, 2012

Week of February 27th

from:Nelson, Ms.

to:Math 8 - Algebra 1, A

Monday: 7.5 Solving special types of Linear Systems

Tuesday: 7.6 Solving systems of linear inequalities

Wednesday: Catch up day (these last two sections might take three days)

Thursday: Review for test on Chapter 7

Friday: test on Chapter 7 

Feb. 26, 2012

Red Math Updates

from:Hobbs, Ms.

to:Math 8 - Geometry, B

Hi Parents and Students,
Here is our overview for the next two weeks: 
Monday:  Section 7.1 Applying the Pythagorean Theorem
Tuesday:  Section 7.1 Applying the Pythagorean Theorem
Wednesday:  Section 7.2 Use the Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem
Thursday:  Quiz on Section 7.1 and 7.2
Friday:  Section 7.3 Use Similar Right Triangles
March Break!!  Two weeks off!
Monday: March 19th:  Review Section 7.3 Use Similar Triangles and Section 7.4 Special Right Triangles
Tuesday:  Section 7.4 Special Right Triangles
Wednesday:  Quiz on Section 7.3 and 7.4
Thursday:  Section 7.5 Apply the Tangent Ratio
Friday:  Section 7.6 Apply the Sine & Cosine Ratios
Have a great break!

Feb. 25, 2012

Green Math Updates

from:Hobbs, Ms.

to:Math 6, B

Hi Parents and Students,
Here is our overview for the next two weeks:
Monday:  Review the Midterms and Section 8.1 Angle Pairs and construction
Tuesday:  Section 8.1 Angle Pairs and construction
Wednesday:  Section 8.2 Angles and Triangles and Construction
Thursday:  Section 8.2 Angles and Triangles and Construction
Friday:  Section 8.3 Quadrilaterals
MARCH BREAK!!! – TWO WEEKS
Monday:  March 19th:  Section 8.4 Polygons and Angles
Tuesday:  Section 8.4 Polygons and Angels and Section 8.5 Congruent Polygons
Wednesday:  Section 8.5 Congruent Polygons
Thursday:  Section 8.6 Reflection and Symmetry
Friday:  Section 8.6 Reflection and Symmetry
Have a Great Vacation Break!

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