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No School: Monday MAY 29th

No School: Monday MAY 29th

        Team Harvard.

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My Contact Info:

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Will Rogers Middle School

Team Harvard: 6th Grade Teacher; Lang. Arts/Math

Room 32

Ph: 310.676.1197                Ext 56032

Email: Direct access if use envelope below

OR:  denise_sairrino@lawndalesd.net

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Team Harvard Teachers:

Quane, Ms.
Teacher
Sairrino, Ms.
Teacher
Salazar, Ms.
Teacher

 WEBPAGE INFO:

Clicking on TEACHER's LAST NAME (above) will take you directly to their WEBPAGE;

and clicking on the envelope will email them directly

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Weekly...

Weekly...

Celine, Jasmina, Jacky, Muhammad, Victoria & Dyliala :)

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Calendar

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HEALTHY SNACKS

Students are encouraged to bring in a HEALTHY SNACK "every" day!! Not only is it good for you but you'll earn table points and individual prizes too :) 

 

 

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TOP HEALTHY EATER(S):

 

Sept: Steven

Oct:  Steven, Isabelle

Nov: 

Dec: 

Jan: James

Feb: Isabelle, Brooklynn

Mar:Isabelle, Brooklynn

April:

May:

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WANNA GET HEALTHY AND HAVE MORE ENERGY??

GOT TEN MINUTES??

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INSTANT RECESS = A fun way to exercise with some pro athletes!!

Just CLICK and play ...and repeat :D

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Weekly Progress Report (WPR)

~Snapshot of your child's weekly homework completion & behavior

~Sent home each week (either Friday or Monday) for signature due the next school day

NOTE: Spirit points can be earned throughout the week for quality work / positive behavior as well as participation in school-wide spirit competitions. *'s are positive points and are reflected in the Total TRI Point Gain/Loss column on the WPR  

SAMPLE WPR - Behavior Side

SAMPLE WPR - Homework Side

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Ms. Sairrino - Rm 32

CHECK HOMEWORK, GRADES & LATEST NEWS

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"It is not what happens to you that makes the difference in how your life works out. What happens to you happens to all of us. It's how you respond to what happens to you that determines the major outcome of your life."   ---Jim Rohn

 

"Don't get disappointed whenever you fall, because only fallen leaves have the power to touch great heights when wind blows."  ---Unknown

 

"Good things come to those who wait...Better things come to those who don't give up...and the best things come to those who believe."     ---Unknown

 

"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."   ---Unknown

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HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS

 

Monday,  April 24,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. DLR 24 – due Friday!
  2. Citing Evidence in Informational Text handout – due tomorrow
    1. Annotate paragraphs 1, 4 & 5 with a brief summary (cs)
    2. Circle/define unknown words
    3. Answer Q’s 1-5 on the back; if multiple choice – write a cs stating why it is the answer/best choice (Q’s 2 & 5 use quotation marks for evidence!)                              

 

***SBAC THIS WED-FRI!!!! BE ON TIME!!! *Practice on SBAC site for ELA – esp performance task!!

 

 

MATH - Period 8

 

Due WED:

  1. Sign BOTH warm-ups/Quizzes
  2. Optional: separate REDO for each – due WED 4/26 (no lates/exceptions)
  3. Suggested review/practice
    1.  -Percents (8.1-8.3)
    2. –Study guide WB227-231

 

~Practice on SBAC site –including Performance Task section

~Review additional units in Imp/Misc section of binder

*Continue watching Khan Academy videos J

***END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: now after SBAC testing!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~ none

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

 

OTHER

 

~Welcome back!!

~Tomorrow’s testing schedule: start w/7th period!!! A WEEK!! Then 4th, then 1st!!! 

~LATE lunch – bring healthy snacks!!

 

 

 


 

REDO deadline for both math quizzes/warm-ups: 4/26/17 - must be done correctly in order to be considered for grade improvement; final grade will be an average of the two (Original grade + REDO of 100%)

 


 

 

Friday,  April 14,  2017

 

****Have a fantabulous spring break!!

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. Sign WPR
  2. Practice on SBAC site for ELA – esp performance task!!          
  3. EXTRA CREDIT – Opportunity to improve grade : Complete RC handout (Matilda: Book Review)

 

MATH - Period 8

 

~suggested: Review WB 218-221 / Practice WB 223  (diff types of percent problems)

~Practice on SBAC site –including Performance Task section

~Review additional units in Imp/Misc section of binder

*Continue watching Khan Academy videos J

***END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: now after SBAC testing!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~ none

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

 

OTHER

 

SPRING BREAK is here!!!!!  (NO school Mon 4/17 – Fri 4/21 --- return Mon 4/24!! Testing schedule enforced - start w/8th period 

 

 


 

Thursday,  April 13,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. Practice on SBAC site!!   
  2. Signed reflections – if applicable

MATH - Period 8

 

Due tomorrow: WB 215 complete assigned problems (show work / multiple answers for each!)   

 

REMINDERS:

  1. Independent work/review for SBAC: 7.2-7.4 & unit 7/module 16
  2. Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!
  3. Attend (Tuesday) Tutoring in Room 49 for extra help!!
  4. END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: Review April 24th !! Test April 26th

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~ Individual portion of project due tomorrow

HISTORY - Period 6

DUE tomorrow: Finish decorating/gluing sarcophagus into INB & top 10 afterlife items list

**ANY incomplete/late summaries DUE by Friday…otherwise, you receive an F for the assignment L (25 points)

 

OTHER

 

tomorrow: Last day before SPRING BREAK!! (no school Mon 4/17 – Fri 4/21 --- return Mon 4/24!!)

 


 

Wednesday,  April 13,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. Practice on SBAC site!!   
  2. TOMORROW:
    1. Career Day (earn 5 points for dressing “nice”)
    2. Report to your 3rd period class in the morning
    3. DO NOT BRING BACKPACKS -- however, If applicable: MUST turn in ALL reflection room work AND additional signed paper!     

 

MATH - Period 8

 

DUE FRIDAY: WB 215 complete assigned problems (show work / multiple answers for each!)   

 

REMINDERS:

  1. Independent work/review for SBAC: 7.2-7.4 & unit 7/module 16
  2. Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!
  3. Attend (Tuesday) Tutoring in Room 49 for extra help!!
  4. END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: Review April 24th !! Test April 26th

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~ Individual portion of project due Friday

 

HISTORY - Period 6

DUE Friday: Finish decorating/gluing sarcophagus into INB & top 10 afterlife items list

**ANY incomplete/late summaries DUE by Friday…otherwise, you receive an F for the assignment L (25 points)

 

OTHER

 

THIS WEEK:

  1. Friday: Last day before SPRING BREAK!! **no school Mon 4/17 – Fri 4/21 --- return Mon 4/24!!

 

Tuesday,  April 12,  2017 - T2 event! 

****all sub work due tomorrow!!!


 

Monday,  April 11,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. SIGN WPR- due tomorrow
  2. Practice on SBAC site!!               

 

MATH - Period 8

 

  Due WED:  WB 211 (8.2) changing percents to decimals & fractions:  Your Turn: #’s 1-6 two answers for each

*review notes in WB for steps

*watch khan academy videos for extra help

*optional: review notes on WB 213 fractions to decimals/percents

   REMINDERS:

  1. Independent work/review for SBAC: 7.2-7.4 & unit 7/module 16
  2. Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!
  3. Attend (Tuesday) Tutoring in Room 49 for extra help!!
  4. END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: Review April 24th !! Test April 26th

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

Individual portion due Wednesday

 

HISTORY - Period 6

ALL students: DUE Friday:

  1. Finish sarcophagus = decorated/glued into INB/ top 10 afterlife checklist next to it (sarcophagus glued on left side of page/list on right side)

Sarcophagus

 

 

 

 

 

 

Top 10 Afterlife List

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

 

 

*for students GOING on tomorrow’s field trip: DUE Wednesday

Complete Section 3 vocabulary in INB

 

 

OTHER

 

THIS WEEK:

  1. TOMORROW: T2 event- bring lunch & field “stuff”
  2. Thursday: Career Day (earn 5 points for dressing “nice”)
  3. Friday: Last day before SPRING BREAK!! (no school Mon 4/17 – Fri 4/21 --- return Mon 4/24!!)

 

 


 

Friday,  April 7,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. Practice on SBAC site!!   
  2. Will get WPR on Monday

MATH - Period 8

  1. WB 346 #8 a & b
  2. WB 202 Are you ready? #1-14 only (show work in WB!)

        REMINDERS:

  1. Review/Practice 7.2-7.4
  2. Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!
  3. Attend (Tuesday) Tutoring in Room 49 for extra help!!
  4. END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: Review April 24th !! Test April 25th

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

Project Deadlines: (NEXT WEEK)

Group portion due Monday

Individual portion due Wednesday

 

HISTORY - Period 6

 

Due Monday: Finish summary on either

  1. Mummification OR
  2. The Great Pyramid

 

OTHER

 

Next Week:

  1. Tuesday: 4/11: T2 event- bring lunch & field “stuff”
  2. Thursday: Career Day (earn 5 points for dressing “nice”)
  3. Friday: Last day before SPRING BREAK!! (no school Mon 4/17 – Fri 4/21 --- return Mon 4/24!!)

 

 

 


 

Thursday,  April 6,  2017

 

***EARN 2 points tomorrow - WEAR GREEN, BLUE & WHITE (2 of the 3 ok) - EARTH DAY!!

 

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

 

  1. DLR 23 – due !!!
  2. Comparing Texts Across Genres:
    1. Answer (p29) Q’s 7 & 8 in CS
    2. Q8 – state claim then write TWO separate responses using evidence from each to support your claim!
  3. T2 perm slip due – if applicable
  4. Signed reflections – if applicable

                                   

MATH - Period 8

 

**COMPLETE: WB 344 Guided Practice #1-3 ALL

        REMINDERS:

  1. Review/Practice 7.2-7.4
  2. Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!
  3. Attend (Tuesday) Tutoring in Room 49 for extra help!!
  4. END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: Review April 24th !! Test April 25th

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

Project Deadlines: (NEXT WEEK)

Group portion due Monday

Individual portion due Wednesday

 

HISTORY - Period 6

  1. Finish decorating/taping pyramid into INB & copy notes off Mrs. Salazar’s website
  2. Create “Top 10 ” list of items for the afterlife in INB

 

OTHER

Reminder: SCHOOL LIBRARY BOOKS DUE FRI!!!!

 

Next Week:

  1. Tuesday: 4/11: T2 event- bring lunch & field “stuff”
  2. Thursday: Career Day (earn points for dressing “nice”)
  3. Friday: Last day before SPRING BREAK!! (no school Mon 4/17 – Fri 4/21 --- return Mon 4/24!!)

 

 


Wednesday,  April 5,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. DLR 23 – due Friday
  2. Comparing Texts Across Genres:
    1. Circle/define any unknown words
    2. Answer Q’s 1-6 (p26-28)
    3. Include why on all multiple choice questions - CS!!!!
  • T2 perm slip due FRI!!! (early = 1pt)                                  

MATH - Period 8

 

**WB 337 ALL (10-16) – due tomorrow

 

      REMINDERS:

  1. Review/Practice 7.2-7.4
  2. Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!
  3. Attend (Tuesday) Tutoring in Room 49 for extra help!!
  4. END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: Review April 24th !! Test April 25th

SCIENCE - Period 4

Project Deadlines: (NEXT WEEK)

Group portion due Monday

Individual portion due Wednesday

 

HISTORY - Period 6

  1. Finish decorating/taping pyramid into INB & copy notes off Mrs. Salazar’s website
  2. Create “Top 10 ” list of items for the afterlife in INB

 

OTHER

Tomorrow: FD & T2 bring your lunch $$$$

 

Next Tuesday: 4/11: T2 event- bring lunch & field “stuff”

 


 

Tuesday,  April 4,  2017 - GETTY FIELD TRIP

 

Monday,  April 3,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. DLR 23 – due Friday
  2. Finding the Central Idea handout (p16-17) – due..WED
    1. FOLLOW DIRECTIONS WE WROTE IN CLASS!!
  3. Sign WPR… due WED

                                   

MATH - Period 8

 

  1. WB 337 ALL (10-16) – due THURS
  2. Review/Practice 7.2-7.4
  3. Keep Selected Answers in Misc/Imp section of binder (not in note section!)
  4. Keep Modules 1-5 at home (in a safe place)
    1. Binder should have WB 145 and up (ratios & on)

Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!

Attend (Tuesday) Tutoring in Room 49 for extra help!!

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~ none

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

 

OTHER

 

Tomorrow – Getty Field trip on Tuesday – be on time - bring your own lunch!

 

TOMORROW *Spring Pictures are scheduled during Electives!

 

 


Friday,  March 31,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. none                                   

MATH - Period 8

 

  1. Review/Practice 7.2-7.4
  2. Keep Selected Answers in Misc/Imp section of binder (not in note section!)
  3. Keep Modules 1-5 at home (in a safe place)
    1. Binder should have WB 145 and up (ratios & on)

Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!

Attend (Tuesday) Tutoring in Room 49 for extra help!!

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~Bring materials for project on MONDAY  (poster paper, pictures, brochure, etc

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~DUE Monday:

Complete IR pgs. 25-26

*use HUBS

*answer ALL side bubbles

 

OTHER

 

Next week – Getty Field trip on Tuesday – bring your own lunch!

 

 

*Spring Pictures are scheduled for Tuesday April 4, 2017

 


 

Thursday,  March 30,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. No DLR this week!
  2. “DC/MARVEL” DAY TOMORROW!!!! – GO HARVARD!!!
  3. Signed reflections – if applicable                                   

MATH - Period 8

  1. Review/Practice 7.2-7.4
  2. Keep Selected Answers in Misc/Imp section of binder (not in note section!)
  3. Keep Modules 1-5 at home (in a safe place)
    1. Binder should have WB 145 and up (ratios & on)

Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!

Attend (Tuesday) Tutoring in Room 49 for extra help!!

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~Bring materials for project (poster paper, pictures, brochure, etc)- due by Monday, but bring tomorrow if you have them!

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

OTHER

 

THIS week – spirit week – be ready to participate!

(Fri: DC or Marvel)

 

**TOMORROW!!! deadline for applications!!! CPA & Leadership

 

*Spring Pictures are scheduled for Tuesday April 4, 2017 through PE classes; must have order form ($ due later!)

 


Wednesday,  March 29,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. No DLR this week!
  2. “CRAZY HAIR” DAY TOMORROW!!!! – GO HARVARD!!!
  3. Return GETTY permission slip by TOMORROW!!!

                             

MATH - Period 8

 

  1. WB 176 #’s 1-4 SHOW ALL WORK- due tomorrow
  2. Keep 7.2-7.4 & Selected Answers in Misc/Imp section of binder (not in note section!)
  3. Keep Modules 1-5 at home (in a safe place)
    1. Binder should have WB 145 and up (ratios & on)

Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!

Attend (Tuesday) Tutoring in Room 49 for extra help!!

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~none

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

 

OTHER

 

THIS week – spirit week – be ready to participate!

(Thurs: crazy hair & Fri: DC or Marvel)

 

**THIS FRI: deadline for applications!!! CPA, Web Leader & Leadership

 

*Spring Pictures are scheduled for Tuesday April 4, 2017 through PE classes; must have order form ($ due later!)

 


 

Tuesday,  March 28,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. No DLR this week!
  2. Complete front side of Inferring/drawing conclusion h/out
    1. Follow directions written at top
  3. “INSIDE OUT” DAY TOMORROW!!!! – GO HARVARD!!!
  4. Return GETTY permission slip by THURSDAY, 3/30!                              

MATH - Period 8

  1. WB 176 #’s 1-4 SHOW ALL WORK- due Thursday
  2. Keep 7.2-7.4 & Selected Answers in Misc/Imp section of binder (not in note section!)
  3. Keep Modules 1-5 at home (in a safe place)
    1. Binder should have WB 145 and up (ratios & on)

Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!

Attend (Tuesday) Tutoring in Room 49 for extra help!!

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~none

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

 

OTHER

 

THIS week – spirit week – be ready to participate!

(Wed: Inside out, Thurs: crazy hair & Fri: DC or Marvel)

 

**FRI: 3/31: deadline for applications!!! CPA, Web Leader & Leadership

 

*Spring Pictures are scheduled for Tuesday April 4, 2017 through PE classes; must have order form ($ due later!)

 


 

Monday,  March 27,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. No DLR this week!
  2. “BACKWARDS” DAY TOMORROW!!!! – GO HARVARD!!!
  3. Sign WPR
  4. Return GETTY permission slip by THURSDAY, 3/30!            

MATH - Period 8

  1. Complete WB 175 YOUR TURN #3
  2. Keep Modules 1-5 at home (in a safe place)
    1. Binder should have WB 145 and up (ratios & on)

Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!

Attend (Tuesday) Tutoring in Room 49 for extra help!!

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~none

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

 

OTHER

 

THIS week – spirit week – be ready to participate!

(Tues: Backwards, Wed: Inside out, Thurs: crazy hair & Fri: DC or Marvel)

 

**FRI: 3/31: deadline for applications!!! CPA, Web Leader & Leadership

 

*Spring Pictures are scheduled for Tuesday April 4, 2017 through PE classes; must have order form ($ due later!)

 


Friday,  March 24,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. Spelling #9 QUIZ on Monday
  2. WEAR PJ’s/SWEATS ON MONDAY!!!! – GO HARVARD!!!
  3. Work on any missing work/reflections!                             

STRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE! *STOP LOSING POINTS!! WORK HARDER!! PAY ATTENTION IN CLASS & TO YOUR WORK!!!

 

MATH - Period 8

 

*Continue with Khan Academy & SBAC practice!!

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

  1. Fossil Fuels Quiz signature
  2. REDO (optional) no lates/DBs

HISTORY - Period 6

  1. Complete Ch. 4, Section 2 vocabulary in INB

*use HOLT (pgs. 93-98) OR Interactive Reader (IR) pgs. 25-26

 

8 terms: Old Kingdom, Khufu, nobles, afterlife, mummies, elite, pyramids, engineering

 

  1. Ch. 3 TEST redo this MONDAY @ lunch (ONLY for students who received C- or lower)

 

OTHER

 

Next week – spirit week – be ready to participate!

(Mon: PJs, Tues: Backwards, Wed: Inside out, Thurs: crazy hair & Fri: DC or Marvel)

 

**NEXT FRI: 3/31: deadline for applications!!! CPA, Web Leader & Leadership

*Spring Pictures are scheduled for Tuesday April 4, 2017 through PE classes; must have order form ($ due later!)

 


 

Thursday,  March 23,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. DLR 22 – due tomorrow
  2. CCDP 23 – Day 4 (must have it done to collaborate w/peers the next morning!)
  3. Spelling #9: Thursday (9&10)
    1. Review matching on FRI and QUIZ on Monday
  4. Signed Reflections – if applicable                              

*STOP LOSING POINTS!! WORK HARDER!! PAY ATTENTION IN CLASS & TO YOUR WORK!!! STRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE!

 

MATH - Period 8

 

Finish classwork WB 173 – entire page

 

*Bring own ear phones tomorrow (if have/want to) – using laptops!

 

To prepare for MATH SBAC:

Watch Videos/Review concepts on Khan Academy - DAILY

Practice navigating on SBAC site – DAILY

 

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~none

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

 

OTHER

 

Book Drive ENDS Tomorrow: 2 pts For Every 5 books; limit 20; then earn passes for 21+

 

Next week – spirit week – be ready to participate!

(Mon: PJs, Tues: Backwards, Wed: Inside out, Thurs: crazy hair & Fri: DC or Marvel)

 

**NEXT FRI: 3/31: deadline for applications!!! CPA, Web Leader & Leadership

*Spring Pictures are scheduled for Tuesday April 4, 2017 through PE classes; must have order form ($ due later!)

 


 

Wednesday,  March 22,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

 

Next week – spirit week – be ready to participate!

(Mon: PJs, Tues: Backwards, Wed: Inside out, Thurs: crazy hair & Fri: DC or Marvel)

  1. DLR 22 – due Friday
  2. CCDP 23 – Day 3 (must have it done to collaborate w/peers the next morning!)
  3. Spelling #9: Wednesday (7&8)
    1. Review matching on FRI and QUIZ on Monday                             

*STOP LOSING POINTS!! WORK HARDER!! PAY ATTENTION IN CLASS & TO YOUR WORK!!! STRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE!

 

MATH - Period 8

 

*Bring own ear phones tomorrow (if have/want to) – using laptops!

To prepare for MATH SBAC:

Watch Videos/Review concepts on Khan Academy - DAILY

Practice navigating on SBAC site – DAILY

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~none

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

 

OTHER

TOMORROW: *Team Harvard Dodgeball game (3rd period)

Book Drive ENDS IN TWO DAYS: 2 pts For Every 5 books; limit 20; then earn passes for 21+

**NEXT FRI: 3/31: deadline for applications!!! CPA, Web Leader & Leadership

*Spring Pictures are scheduled for Tuesday April 4, 2017 through PE classes; must have order form ($ due later!)

 


 

Tuesday,  March 21,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. DLR 22 – due Friday
  2. Lenny’s Red Letter Day – THEME paragraph using CEIS (must have 2-3 E+I)
    1. Use the two theme examples handout for structure!
  3. CCDP 23 – Day 2 (must have it done to collaborate w/peers the next morning!)
  4. Spelling #9: Tuesday (4-6)
    1. Review matching on FRI and QUIZ on Monday                             

 *STOP LOSING POINTS!! WORK HARDER!! PAY ATTENTION IN CLASS & TO YOUR WORK! STRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE!

 

MATH - Period 8

 

~To prepare for MATH SBAC:

Watch Videos/Review concepts on Khan Academy - DAILY

Practice on SBAC site – DAILY

 

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

Quiz tomorrow

REDO (optional) due, no lates/DBs accepted

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~Finish Circle Map on “Kings Unify Egypt” – pgs. 91-92

 

OTHER

THURS: *Team Harvard Dodgeball game (3rd period)

Book Drive ENDS on FRI:  3/24: 2 pts For Every 5 books; limit 20; then earn passes for 21+

Next week – spirit week !

**FRI: 3/31: deadline for applications!!! CPA, Web Leader & Leadership

*Spring Pictures are schedule Tuesday April 4, 2017 through PE classes.

 

 


 

Monday,  March 20,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. Sign WPR
  2. DLR 22 – due Friday
  3. CCDP 23 – Day 1 (must have it done to collaborate w/peers the next morning!)
  4. Spelling #9: Monday (1-3)
    1. Review matching on FRI and QUIZ on Monday                             

*Reminder: READ every day for min of 30 minutes!!! Improves your fluency and reading comprehension!

         

MATH - Period 8

 

Finish classwork:  Inquiry Lesson (mini handout/white) – no passes

 

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

Study guide due tomorrow

Fossil Fuels quiz on Wednesday

REDO (optional) due Wednesday (no lates/DBs)

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

 

OTHER

THURS: *Team Harvard Dodgeball game (3rd period)

Book Drive ENDS on FRI:  3/24: 2 pts For Every 5 books; limit 20; then earn passes for 21+

Next week  – spirit week !

CPA, Web Leader & Leadership applications due FRI 3/31

 


 

Friday,  March 17,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS                     

 

*Reminder: READ every day for min of 30 minutes!!! Improves your fluency and reading comprehension!

         

MATH - Period 8

 

none

 

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

Fossil Fuels Quiz Wednesday

Study guide due Tuesday

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~Continue Map of Egypt – DUE Monday 3/20 (30 point assignment!)

 

OTHER

*Team Harvard Dodgeball game – Thurs 3/23!!!  (3rd period)

 

Book Drive ENDS next FRI:  3/24: 2 pts For Every 5 books; limit 20; then earn passes for 21+

 

End of the month – spirit week !

 

 


 

Thursday,  March 16,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

 

1. DLR 21 – due tomorrow

2. Reflections – if applicable

 

Reminder: READ every day for minimum of 30 minutes!!! Improves your fluency and reading comprehension!

         

MATH - Period 8

 

Due tomorrow:

  1. Complete Q4 / mini handout – MUST SHOW WORK & explain your reasoning
    1. No passes / come prepared to discuss with table
  2. Q3 is 30 classical solos – redo if incorrect work/answer and try to reach correct answer!
  3. Complete WB 170 Are you Ready? #1-15 all (show work directly on WB page)

 

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~Sign study guide

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~Continue Map of Egypt – DUE Monday 3/20 (30 point assignment!)

 

OTHER

 

TOMORROW: Green Day (earn 5 pts)

 

Book Drive: 3/6 – 3/24: Every 20 books turned in will earn 100 pts

 

End of the month – spirit week !

 


 

Wednesday,  March 15,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

 

  1. Finish ALL Annotations on ROSA PARKS: My Story article
    1. Main Idea (M.I.) for each paragraph (complete sentences)
      1. Underline words/phrases/sentences that support your M.I.
    2. Circle / define unknown words
    3. HIGHLIGHT – Evidence that supports your claim on the writing prompt (Based on the text, is Rosa Parks a hero? Cite textual evidence to support your response)
      1. DO NOT WRITE OUT YOUR RESPONSE – that is class-work!                  
  2. DLR 21 – due FRIDAY

 

Reminder: READ every day for min of 30 minutes!!! Improves your fluency and reading comprehension!

         

MATH - Period 8

 

Due tomorrow: complete half-sheet/handout – Q3 only

~show work/ label properly

~no passes/come prepared!

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~Sign study guide

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~Continue Map of Egypt – DUE Monday 3/20 (30 point assignment!)

 

OTHER

Tomorrow: FD

Book Drive: 3/6 – 3/24: Every 20 books turned in will earn 100 pts

Fri, March 17: Green Day (earn 5 pts)

End of the month – spirit week !

 


 

Tuesday,  March 14,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. DLR 21 – due FRIDAY

Reminder: READ every day for min of 30 minutes!!! Improves your fluency and reading comprehension!

         

MATH - Period 8

 

Due THURS: complete half-sheet/handout – Q3 only

~show work/ label properly

~no passes/come prepared!

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~none

 

HISTORY - Period 6

Finish reading pgs. 88-89;  bullet “Gift of The Nile” Tree Map (BOTH sides: 1st subheading: Location and Physical Features and 2nd subheading: The Floods of The Nile

 

OTHER

 

Book Drive: 3/6 – 3/24: Every 20 books turned in will earn 100 pts

 

Fri, March 17: Green Day (earn 5 pts)

 

End of the month – spirit week !

 

 


Monday,  March 13,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. SIGN WPR
  2. DLR 21 – due FRIDAY
  3. Finish Inference handout from class (both sides) – if applicable

 

Reminder: READ every day for min of 30 minutes!!! Improves your fluency and reading comprehension!

         

MATH - Period 8

 

Due tomorrow: complete both problems on half-sheet/handout

~must show work for each problem/including all parts

~label neatly / properly

~no passes/come prepared!

~END OF YEAR DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

  1. WB 243 #10-24
  2. Unit packet signature

HISTORY - Period 6

~study sec 1 vocab – quiz activity tomorrow

~complete KWL for Egypt

 

OTHER

 

Book Drive: 3/6 – 3/24: Every 20 books turned in will earn 100 pts

 

Fri, March 17: Green Day (earn 5 pts)

 

End of the month – spirit week !

 


Friday,  March 10,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

 

  1. RC: Canada – Qs 7 & 8 ONLY – CE format on separate paper! Skip lines between Q’s. Clear, Complete sentences!
  2. GET WPR on Monday

Reminder: READ every day for min of 30 minutes!!! Improves your fluency and reading comprehension!

 

**Sub on Monday – periods 1-3; best behavior please!

         

MATH - Period 8

 

~none

~SBAC: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

SCIENCE - Period 4

~Annotate WB 233

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

 

OTHER

 

THIS WEEKEND *Turn clocks ahead one hour this weekend! Lose an hour of sleep :/

 

Book Drive: 3/6 – 3/24: Every 20 books turned in will earn 100 pts

 

Fri, March 17: Green Day (earn 5 pts)

 

End of the month – spirit week !

 


Thursday,  March 9,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. DLR 20 – due tomorrow!
  2. RC: Canada – Qs 5 & 6 ONLY – CE format on separate paper! Skip lines between Q’s. Clear, Complete sentences!
  3. SIGNED reflection – if applicable

Reminder: READ every day for min of 30 minutes!!! Improves your fluency and reading comprehension!

         

MATH - Period 8

  1. WB 160 #14 (better buy)
  2. WB 164 # 1 a & b (comparing ratios/table)
  3. Sign Warm-up (2/14-2/17)

~SBAC: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

 SCIENCE - Period 4

~none

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~ Finish & study all vocabulary for CH. 4 Section 1  

 

OTHER

 

Book Drive: 3/6 – 3/24: Every 20 books turned in will earn 100 pts

 

*Turn clocks ahead one hour this weekend! Lose an hour of sleep :/

 

Fri, March 17: Green Day (earn 5 pts)

 

End of the month – spirit week !

 


Wednesday,  March 8,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. DLR 20 – due Fri
  2. RC: Canada – Qs 3 & 4 ONLY – CE format on separate paper! Skip lines between Q’s. Clear, Complete sentences!

Reminder: READ every day for min of 30 minutes!!! Improves your fluency and reading comprehension!

         

MATH - Period 8

 

~none

~SBAC: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

 SCIENCE - Period 4

~ Finish & study all vocabulary for CH. 4 Section 1

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

 

OTHER

 

Tomorrow: T3 bring $$ for lunch J

 

Book Drive: 3/6 – 3/24: Every 20 books turned in will earn 100 pts

 

*Turn clocks ahead one hour this weekend! Lose an hour of sleep :/

 

Fri, March 17: Green Day (earn 5 pts)

 

End of the month – spirit week !

 


Tuesday,  March 7,  2017

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. DLR 20 – due Fri
  2. RC: Canada – Qs 1 & 2 ONLY – CE format on separate paper! Skip lines between Q’s. Clear, Complete sentences – include proper punctuation! (only if didn’t complete this in class! – it will be checked in the morning!)
  3. Inference handout – finish Q #4 (if didn’t finish in class)

 

Reminder: READ every day for min of 30 minutes!!! Improves your fluency and reading comprehension!

 

         

MATH - Period 8

 

~FINISH CLASSWORK – WB 155 & WB 159 – due tomorrow!!!

 

~SBAC: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

 SCIENCE - Period 4

~ finish classwork

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~finish classwork

 

OTHER

 

Book Drive: 3/6 – 3/24: Every 20 books turned in will earn 100 pts

 

*Turn clocks ahead one hour this weekend! Lose an hour of sleep :/

 

Fri, March 17: Green Day (earn 5 pts)

 


 

Monday,  March 6,  2017 T3!!!!

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

  1. DLR 20 – due Fri
  2. Sub tomorrow periods 1-3 – best behavior!

Reminder: READ every day for min of 30 minutes!!! Improves your fluency and reading comprehension!

         

MATH - Period 8

 

~none

~SBAC: STARTS April 24th !!!

 

 SCIENCE - Period 4

~ none

 

HISTORY - Period 6

~none

 

OTHER

 

Book Drive: 3/6 – 3/24: Every 20 books turned in will earn 100 pts

 

*Turn clocks ahead one hour this weekend! Lose an hour of sleep :/

 

Fri, March 17: Green Day (earn 5 pts)

 

 

 

 

 


 

ALL T2 HW has been deleted!

 

 

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Check your HW daily by scrolling down this page!

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NEWS/INFO FOR TEAM HARVARD SCHOLARS!!!

 

Spring Break: No School: Monday 4/18 - Friday 4/21

 

T3 Progress Reports: sent home after Friday, 4/28th

 

CONGRATS TO DYLIALA on STUDENT OF THE WEEK!!!

 

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Important dates coming up:

 

ELA SBAC: Wed 4/26 - Fri 4/28/17

MATH SBAC: Tue 5/9 - Fri 5/12/17

 

MATH (DIAGNOSTIC) TESTING BEGINS: Date postponed to AFTER MATH SBAC!!!

 

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Open House: Wed May 17th

 

Memorial Day Holiday / No School: Monday, May 29th

 

T3 Event: June ?? (TBD)

 

Last Day of the 16-17 School Year: Friday, June 16th :(

 

 


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UPCOMING SPIRIT COMPETITIONS

...GO HARVARD!

 

 ~Monthly

BOX TOPS - earn passes and tables points too (ends May 27th)

 

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**Participate!

**Support your Team

**Earn individual points!!

 

 

~Black & Orange Day - 1st place

~Pumpkin Carving - 3rd place (thank you Steven & Eddie!)

~Halloween Costume Contest: 1st (thank you Victoria!) & 3rd place (thank you Jayden!)

~Mummy Wrap -  2nd place    (thank you Angel & Lylian!)

~Day of the Dead artwork -  Good try Kimberley, Aylin, Natalie & Alan!!!!

~Bobbing for Apples - 1st place (thank you Yajaira!)

~PJ Day -

 

~Guess the Food -  tied for 1st place (thank you Vanessa & Ms. L!)

~Jog-a-thon fundraiser - Top Team/HR for most $ raised :)

~Gingerbread contest - 3rd place (thank you Oscar & Isaac!)

~Baby Bottle Bash - 1st place for 6th (thank you Giselle & Willie!)

~Sports Week (College shirt,Sports-related shirt,Hat Day,Disney Shirt) - 1st place

~Red/White/Pink Day -

~Egg Relay - Good try Madi, Kamiya, Jason &  ?)

~Super hero day -

~Green Day

~Twin Day ~

~Crazy Hair Day ~ 

~Earth Day (blue,white,green) -

 

 

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Check Your Grades - Click Image below

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Reflection ltrs: One page - sep paragraphs for each Q

   1. Why were you disqualified from earning FD this week?

   2. What will you do differently next week to earn FD?

   3. How do you plan to change your effort/behavior to make sure you get back on track for rest of school year?

   4. Write a long-term goal to focus on for this trimester.

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