Thursday, March 22, 2018

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Social Studies:  Study for your vocab quiz tomorrow.

Science: Work on your disease project.  Completed projects are due Monday, March 26.  Be sure you have at least 2 minutes of your video if you are using GoAnimate.  If you are doing a skit, be sure you have a printed copy of your skit.  Follow directions and use the rubric (scroll back if you have lost your copy of the rubric; it was posted yesterday).  

8th Grade Math: Complete "Angles In a Triangle" (#1-16)
Math I: Complete Parabola problems (#3-4)

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Language Arts: 3 Days until the ELA BENCHMARK.  Tuesday, March 27th @ 8:30 am is when it all goes down!!
Fully charged device
Positive attitude
Good night's sleep
Food for brain power

Science:  Work on your disease project.  Follow directions and consult the rubric as you work.  Completed skits or videos are due Monday, March 26.  If you are using GoAnimate, follow these steps:
  • Go to GoAnimate (Be sure to use this link.  Login information will only work on the school account.)
  • Enter your login information.
  • Click the blue "Make Video" button.
  • Complete the tutorial.
  • Begin your video. 
  • Save your work often! Be sure your name and all group members are in the file name when you save your video.  
Social Studies:  Read NC Ch. 12 section 1 and take notes

Study your vocabulary.  
Respond to this question in paragraph form:
Does technology make us more alone?  (remember that a paragraph is at least 5 complete sentences)
*this is prep for our socratic seminar tomorrow

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Science:  Finish the storyboard for your Disease Project if you did not finish during class today. Follow directions. 

Social Studies:  Order of Submission for Persuasive Essay #2 (to be paper clipped not stapled):
1.  Completed Cover Sheet
2.  Completed Graphic Organizer
3.  Final Draft
4.  Two Peer Edits
5.  Works Cited (at least 3 sources/no wiki)

*If you are behind the "status", work on your essay tonight!
Study your new vocabulary words.  Quiz on Friday.

8th Grade Math (3rd Period): Complete Geometry Definitions
8th Grade Math (1st and 2nd Periods): Complete Angle Sums and Exterior Angles of Triangles Worksheet
Math: Complete Multiplying Binomials Worksheet

Sunday, March 18, 2018

Monday, March 19, 2018

Science: Work on Part A of the Disease Project packet.  Finish the front and back of page 1. Use the links below. 

Resources for Science Disease Project
Comparison between epidemic & pandemic:
Specific epidemics / pandemics:
Social Studies:  Define your new unit vocabulary:  Boom and Bust
assembly line, moonshine, evolution, stretch-out, secret ballot, depression, stock market, relief, New Deal, Blue Ridge Parkway, Jim Crow Laws, minimum wage, collective bargaining, Social Security Act, rationing
*use the NC glossary first, then

Writer's Workshop tomorrow.  Final essay due on Monday, March 26.

8th Grade Math: NONE
Math I: Complete "Two Lines" Worksheet (Front and Back)

Friday, March 16, 2018

Friday, March 16, 2018

Language Arts: 6 SCHOOL DAYS until your ELA BENCHMARK!!!
It goes down on Tuesday, March 27th...

One more thing...if you didn't finish your poetry assignments in class then that is your homework.  We will review all answers on Monday.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Science:  Finish the review (back side of your Infectious Disease notes).  Use the link below to complete the notes if you missed this in class yesterday.  Study the "Microorganisms and Disease" word set in
Infectious Disease notes

Social Studies:  Study for your test.  Finish your paragraph related to analyzing your WWI poster.

8th Grade Math: IXL lesson P.3
Math I: Complete Review Worksheet (#1-5)

Monday, March 12, 2018

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Core Connections:  Project Options

Individual options:

Partner options: (you must agree on a topic and will complete your research individually)
News Trailer (partner or individual)

Social Studies:  Study for your test on Friday.  Read NC Ch. 11.5 WWI and take notes.

Study Guide

New unit vocabulary (immigration and industrialization)
*add urbanization and immigration to your list
ATSOU #6 Heartland-Study Questions
ATSOU#7 Cities-Poem and Study Questions
Wilmington Race Riots-Remember the story?
WWI Notes from the Powerpoint (Thursday)
NC Ch. 10 Notes on Section 1,2, and 3
NC Ch. 11.5 WWI notes

Science: Quiz on Thursday, March 15.  Study your notes on viruses, bacteria, fungi, and parasites. Study the "Microorganisms and Disease" word set on (The back of today's Infectious Disease notes is not homework.  You will work on this after your quiz tomorrow.)
Review Questions
Viruses notes
Bacteria notes
Fungi notes

8th Grade Math: IXL lesson P.2
Math I: Review Worksheet