Trailblazers Team

8th Grade

week of 10/26 – 10/31/09

Monday:

  • Literature:  Mystery story, thin/thick questions Chapters 12-16 and questions due tomorrow.
  • Language Arts: Computer lab working on PowerPoints for conferences.
  • Science-Students completed the layers of the Earth diagram and discussed
  • Social Studies  
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  • Math
  •       period 1:  3-5 WS & mid chapter quiz
  • period 2: no HW
  • period 3,5,6: Frac/dec/% table WS
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Tuesday:

  • Literature:  Read Mystery play, Chapters 12-16 and questions due Tomorrow.
  • Language Arts: Return graded work and update grade sheet. Computer lab working on PowerPoints for conferences.
  • Science-  Students will complete the section 1-1 wks. in class.
  • Social Studies  
  • Math
  •       period 1:  Book p 162 #1,2, 7-15 & finish mid-chapter quiz due tomorrow
  • period 2: no HW
  • period 3,5,6: 1.3 WS
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Wednesday: 

  • Literature: Discussion of Chapters 12-16, Read mystery play
  • Language Arts: Review mystery prewriting packets. Examine plot map and “Beginning Your Mystery” handout. Class time for drafting. Announcement: Mystery rough draft due Thursday, November 5th.
  • Science
  • Social Studies  
  • Math
  •       period 1:  work on % increase and % decrease tables
  • period 2: no HW
  • period 3,5,6:  1.4 WS

  Thursday: 

  • Literature:  Read Epilogue, Quiz on Chapters 12-16 Monday
  • Language Arts
  • Science- Students will work in the media center on conference power point presentations
  • Social Studies  
  • Math
  •       period 1:  3-6 PracticeWS
  • period 2: no HW
  • period 3,5,6: review inv 1 WS
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Friday: MURDER MYSTERY DAY!

  • Literature:  Murder Mystery Activity
  • Language Arts
  • Science- No science class due to the mystery unit activity
  • Social Studies  
  • Math
  •       period 1:  
  • period 2: no HW
  • period 3,5,6:
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