Trailblazers Team

8th Grade

Week of January 25-29

Monday:

  • Literature : Compare/contrast Venn Diagram, 1900-1930 fact sheet due today. Our Town books needed, DRP#12
  • Language Arts: Final grade sheet update for second grading period. Introduction to pronouns. Identify and correctly use subject, object and possessive forms.
  • Science-Announced science test for Friday and handed out study guide. Section 3 assessment is due.  Began sound activities
  • Social Studies 
  •  Math
  •       period 1:  reviewed Midterm
  • period 2: no HW
  • period 3,5,6:  Surface Area of Pyramids and Triangular Prisms
  •     QUIZ FRIDAY!!!

Social Studies: Chapter 8 Packet Discussion & Time Line Work Day
 Tuesday:

  • Literature: Introduced Our Town, Act One read by Friday, Point of view ,  DRP#12
  • Language Arts: Use pronouns in compound sentence parts correctly. Practice in text p.444. Assignment: Using Pronouns in Compound Sentence Parts worksheet due tomorrow. Wednesday: 
  • Science- Students conducted a variety of  activities based on sound. (10 minute test review)
  • Social Studies  
  • Math
  •       period 1:  p. 377 #1-14 & 19-23
  • period 2: no HW
  • period 3,5,6:   Surface of cylinders handout 
  • Literature: Our Town workshop, DRP#12, Quiz on Act One Friday (changed to Mon.)
  • Language Arts: Identify singular and plural indefinite pronouns and use correctly with corresponding verbs. Practice in text p.448-449. Indefinite Pronoun worksheet due tomorrow.
  • Science- Students completed sound activities. ( 10 minute test review)   Began information sheet on pages 36-45.
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  • Social Studies  
  • Math
  •       period 1:  p. 383 #1-24 evens (and tuesday’s homework if not already completed)
  • period 2: no HW
  • period 3,5,6:  Study guide for QUIZ FRIDAY!!!!!!
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  Thursday: 

  • Literature: Read play, “Babylon’s Ark” , Act One quiz tomorrow, (Changed to Mon.)DRP#12
  • Language Arts: Practice Standards Based Assessment for business letters.
  • Science- Students worked with partner to complete information sheet. (Discussion in class) ( 10 minute test review)
  • Social Studies  
  • Math
  •       period 1:  p. 391 #2-14 even, 16, & 23-28 all
  • period 2: no HW
  • period 3,5,6:   Study Guide – QUIZ TOMORROW!!!!
  •  Social Studies: Open Note Quiz Chapter 8 (can use packet from Chapter 8)

     

Friday:

  • LiteratureOuiz on Act One of Our Town, (Changed to Mon.)  Read Act Two by next Friday, 2/5/10, DRP#12
  • Language Arts: Identify and distinguish between intensive and reflexive pronouns. Use reflexive and intensive pronouns correctly in writing. Text p. 454-455.
  • Science- SCIENCE TEST ON WAVES
  • Social Studies  
  • Math
  •       period 1:  7.1-7.3 handout
  • period 2: no HW
  • period 3,5,6:  SURFACE AREA quiz today!!!!
  • Social Studies: Time Line work day & Intro Chapter 9

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