Classwork/Homework May 9-13

8th Grade

Monday

  • Turn in Anthem project and book
  • Finish Global Scholar Testing
  • Begin Globe Theater Virtual Tour (assignment is posted on Google Classroom – worksheets are located on the front desk as you walk in the room) Finish Globe Theater Virtual Tour by Friday of this week

Tuesday

  • Final Vocabulary Test – Literary Elements 1-45
  • Reading Assessment #9

Wednesday

  • Turn in Comedy Ladder TV Analysis (forms in classroom and online through Google Classroom)
  • Begin Reading 12th Night by William Shakespeare

Thursday

  • Read 12th Night

Friday

  • Read 12th Night

6th Grade

Monday

  • Finish Global Scholar Testing
  • Begin Utopian Project Research
  • Read Chapters 14-16 of The Giver by the beginning of class on Wednesday

Tuesday

  • Final Vocabulary Test – Literary Elements 1-45
  • Reading Assessment #8
  • Read Chapters 14-16 of The Giver by the beginning of class on Wednesday

Wednesday

  • The Giver Chapter 14-16 Quiz (at the beginning of class)
  • Read Chapters 17-19

Thursday

  • The Giver Chapters 17-19 Quiz (at the beginning of class)
  • Read Chapters 20-23 of The Giver

Friday

  • The Giver Chapters 20-23 Quiz (at the beginning of class)
  • Begin Utopian Project (due on Friday, May 20) – we will be working on this in class all week May 16-20, but if you do not finish during class time, you may have to complete portions of this project at home.  Use your class time wisely!

Classwork and Homework May 2-May 6

8th Grade

Dates to remember:

  • Wed., May 4 – Anthem Questions on Chapters 1-12 are due
  • Mon., May 9 – Anthem Project due (GOLD GRADE)
  • Tues., May 10 – Lit. Elements Vocab Test on words 1-45
  • Wed., May 11 – 12th Night Comedy Ladder (TV Analysis) due

Monday, May 2

  • Audio Introduction to 12th Night – see Mrs. Frye if you were absent in order to get these notes

Tuesday, May 3 – Thursday, May 5

  • Watch the BBC version of 12th Night in Shakespeare’s original language

Friday, May 6

  • Take Literary Elements Test on words 1-45
  • Global Scholar Testing

6th Grade

Monday

  • Read The Giver Chapters 3-5

Tuesday

  • Take Chapters 3-5 Quiz
  • Read The Giver Chapters 6-7

Wednesday

  • Take Chatper 6-7 Quiz
  • Read The Giver Chapters 8-10

Thursday

  • Take Chapters 8-10 Quiz
  • Read The Giver Chapters 11-13

Friday

  • study for Literary Elements Test on words 1-45 (test will be on Tues., 5/10)
  • Take Giver 11-13  quiz
  • Global Scholar Testing

Homework 4/27-4/29

8th Grade

Wednesday

  • Finish chapter 7-8 questions for Anthem. Anthem Project due Monday, May 9.

Thursday

  • Finish chapter 9-10 questions for Anthem.  Anthem Project due Monday, May 9.

Friday

  • Finish chapter 11-12 questions for Anthem by Wednesday, May 4.  We are reading the book in class, but if you are absent, you should have the book read by Wednesday, May 4, as well.
  • Anthem Project due Monday, May 9.

6th Grade

Wednesday

  • Study Vocabulary Words 1-45 for Literary Elements test this Friday, April 29.
  • Thursday
  • Study Vocabulary Words 1-45 for Literary Elements test this Friday, April 29.
  • Study for Out of the Dust test on Wednesday, May 4.  Use your chapter question answers as your study guide.

Friday

  • Study for Out of the Dust test on Wednesday, May 4.  Use your chapter question answers as your study guide.

Homework 4/4 – 4/8

8th Grade

Monday

  • 1st and 6th Period = Finish “Desiree’s Baby” questions by Wednesday

Tuesday – Thursday

  • Study Literary Elements Vocabulary Words 1-15 for test on Friday
  • Note: Vocabulary List is shared on Google Classroom
  • 6th Period = Finish Article Annotation and Questions by Friday

6th Grade

Monday

  • Finish Sections 9-10 of Out of the Dust questions by Wednesday

Tuesday – Thursday

  • Study Literary Elements Vocabulary Words 1-15 for test on Friday
  • Note: Vocabulary List is shared on Google Classroom

Homework 3/21-3/25

8th Grade:

Monday

  • No Homework

Tuesday

  • Study Media Literacy Terms (on Google Classroom) for Gold point quiz on Wednesday

Wednesday

  • Finish “Mein Kampf” article close read – annotations and questions (due Thursday)
  • Study Vocabulary Words 1-5 on 45 Literary Elements to Know – quiz on Friday

Thursday

  • Study Vocabulary Words 1-5 on 45 Literary Elements to Know – quiz on Friday

Friday

  • Have a fun and safe Spring Break!

6th Grade

Monday

  • No Homework

Tuesday

  • Finish Sections 5-6 Questions by Thursday for Out of the Dust
  • Study Vocabulary Words 1-5 on 45 Literary Elements to Know – quiz on Friday

Wednesday

  • Finish Sections 7-8 Questions by Thursday for Out of the Dust
  • Study Vocabulary Words 1-5 on 45 Literary Elements to Know – quiz on Friday

Thursday

  • Study Vocabulary Words 1-5 on 45 Literary Elements to Know – quiz on Friday

Friday

  • Have a fun and safe Spring Break!

 

Homework 3/14-3/18

8th Grade

Monday

Write your Character Tweets by Wednesday

Tuesday – Thursday

Study for Vocabulary Test (will be on Friday) – moved to next week

Friday

Start Reading And Then There Were None, Chapters 1-2 by Monday

6th Grade

Monday – Thursday

Work on Book Trailer (due this Friday)

Tuesday – Thursday

Study Vocabulary (Test will be on Friday) – moved to next week

Friday – Read Out of the Dust, Chapters 2-10 by Monday

Homework 3/7-3/11

8th Grade

Monday – Thursday

Be prepared to present your project on your presentation day.

6th Grade

Monday-Thursday

Work on your iMovie Book Trailer.  The due date is Friday, March 18, now.

Homework/Classwork 2/22-2/26

8th Grade

Monday

  • Complete Harrison Bergeron Packet (due Tuesday).  Copy and paste the following address in to your search bar for a copy of the short story: http://www.tnellen.com/westside/harrison.pdf
  • Bring Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare to class this week.

Tuesday 

  • Comedy of Errors.  Finish reading through Act 2, Scene 2 by Thursday.  Quiz on Thursday at the beginning of class.  It will cover the beginning of the play until the end of Act 2, Scene 2.  Here is the link to No Fear Shakespeare, Comedy of Errors: http://nfs.sparknotes.com/errors/page_2.html (copy and paste link)
  • Unit 5 Vocabulary (Quiz on March 2)

Wednesday

  • Complete story questions from “The Inn of Lost Time” and work on Post Mortem of a Protagonist Project (due Monday, 2/29)

Thursday

  • Quiz on Comedy of Errors (beginning of play through Act 2, Scene 2)
  • Comedy of Errors

Friday

  • Complete  Post Mortem of a Protagonist Project (100 point Gold Grade) – Due Monday, 2/29
  • Comedy of Errors

6th Grade

Monday

  • Select Book Trailer Template

Tuesday

  • Work on Book Trailer Template Planning Form
  • Distribute Unit 5 Vocabulary (Packet due and Quiz on March 1)

Wednesday

  • Complete story questions from “The Inn of Lost Time”  and take Reading Assessment #4.

Thursday

  • Turn in Book Trailer Planning Template
  • Read Out of the Dust

Friday

  • Read Out of the Dust

Classwork/Homework February 1-5

8th Grade

Monday, February 1

  • Debate #3
  • Reminder: All Field Trip Money is due ($33)
  • Reminder: High School Course Selection Forms are due Wednesday, 2/3/16

Tuesday, February 2

  • Debate #4
  • Unit 2 Suffixes and Prefixes Test
  • Reminder: High School Course Selection Forms are due Wednesday, 2/3/16

Wednesday, February 3

  • High School Course Selections Due Today
  • Counselor will briefly conference with each student individually today
  • Debate #5

Thursday, February 4

  • Debate #6

Friday, February 5

  • Debate Make-Up Day

Monday, February 8

  • LTF Reading Selection #3
  • Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare
  • You need your copy of the play in class each day in February

6th Grade 

Monday, February 1

  • SSR
  • Explanation of Post Mortem of a Protagonist Project
  • Assign Groups

Tuesday, February 2

  • SSR
  • Post Mortem of a Protagonist Project Planning Day
  • Turn in Unit 2 Vocabulary Packet
  • Take Unit 2 Vocabulary Test

Wednesday, February 3

  • SSR
  • Post Mortem of a Protagonist Project Work Day

Thursday, February 4

  • SSR
  • Post Mortem of a Protagonist Project Work Day

Friday, February 5

  • SSR
  • Share Post Mortem Projects

Monday, February 8

  • LTF Reading Selection #4
  • Begin reading Out of the Dust
  • Bring it to Class each day this week and next week