Trailblazers Team

8th Grade

Archive for April, 2014

April 21-25

Monday

Language Arts (Mrs. Henry): Update grade sheet, OAA practice, Finish presentations.

Math (Mrs. Lukey, 1st Period):

Math (Mrs. Lukey, 2nd, 3rd, 6th Period): 

Science (Mr. Mostov):

Social Studies (Mr. Pekarcik): Era of Good Feelings & Age of Jackson Timeline due. Update grade sheet. Describe who, how and why people settled the American West in the 1800s. Read section summary and complete notes. Watch portion of America: The Story of Us- Westward Expansion.

Tuesday:

Language Arts (Mrs. Henry):  OAA practice, “WDC” activity, journal , Chapters 16-18 Reading check.

pMath (Mrs. Lukey, 1st Period):

Math (Mrs. Lukey, 2nd, 3rd, 6th Period): 

Science (Mr. Mostov):

Social Studies (Mr. Pekarcik): Explain how Texas gained its independence from Mexico. Read text p. 350-353 and complete notes. Assignment: Expanding West worksheet due tomorrow.

Wednesday:

Language Arts (Mrs. Henry):  OAA practice, SBA#3 ( Persuasive Essay)

Math (Mrs. Lukey, 1st Period):

Math (Mrs. Lukey 2nd, 3rd, 6th Period):

Science (Mr. Mostov):

Social Studies (Mr. Pekarcik): Expanding West worksheet due. Describe how the ideals of Manifest Destiny and the Mexican-American War led to US expansion to the Pacific Ocean. Read and complete notes for section summary. Assignment: Manifest Destiny Cartoon due TUESDAY.

Thursday:

Language Arts (Mrs. Henry): OAA practice, Finish SBA#3 (Persuasive Essay).

Math (Mrs. Lukey 1st Period):

Math (Mrs. Lukey, 2nd, 3rd, 6th Period):

Science (Mr. Mostov):

Social Studies (Mr. Pekarcik): Describe the California Gold Rush and how it changed the future of the West. Read text and complete notes. Class time for Manifest Destiny Cartoon due Friday.

Friday:

Language Arts (Mrs. Henry): OAA practice, Chapters 16-18 activity “WDC”.. Reading OAA Monday

Math (Mrs. Lukey 1st Period):

Math (Mrs. Lukey, 2nd, 3rd, 6th Period):

Science (Mr. Mostov):

Social Studies (Mr. Pekarcik): Describe the Transportation Revolution and its effects. Read section summary and complete notes. Assignment: Expanding West II worksheet due Tuesday.

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