Saturday, December 31, 2011

Friday, December 23, 2011

Wednesday, December 21, 2011


Writing: Bring back the Ranger Rick magazine and be prepared to share an effective introduction from one the articles. Revise your essay's introduction if you find a style of intro you consider effective. Did you notice that many of articles in RR began with description?

Writing: Compare and Contrast essay will be collect Thursday.

Reading: Steal time to read. What is your next read? :-)
These are the links to sites for readers:

What is your next read??

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Game on! Wednesday at HGS! Go Hornets


Reading: Steal time to read.

Writing: Compare and Contrast Essays due Wednesday (Round 1)

Monday, December 19, 2011


Writing: 2 Writer's Notebook pieces to work on tonight. Go for (at least) one full page 1. Dreams OR Movies OR Worries 2. imaginary character/bad habit 3. Compare/Contrast essay

Woot Woot stamp tomorrow

Science: Work on slide show
Math: none
SS: 2-4 worksheet (Japan)

Friday, December 16, 2011

Friday's Homework

ELA: Read for 30 minutes; compare/contrast essay- first draft due tuesday;
Science: Disease Presentation due wednesday.
SS: none

Thursday, December 15, 2011


Writing: Venn diagram with lots of details of you and your character (inside and outside traits)
Reading: Steal time to read

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Wednesday, Dec. 14

Science: research- rough draft due friday
Reading: read for 30 minutes
Writing: Venn diagram about book character
Math: none
SS: none

Tuesday, December 13, 2011


Reading: Steal time to read :-) Bring your Book Talk book to class on Wednesday!!!! Complete #'s 1-4 on the Book Talk Sheet.
Writing: Mr. Haskell is expecting Round 1 of your essay before Friday. I am too! Mini Lesson on Friday for Introductions and Conclusions.
Math: Vocab 60-62; worksheet is not already finished; portfolio
SS: none

Monday, December 12, 2011

Your Book Talk is this Thursday!

Game on!

Hornets are hosting a home game Thursday, December 15! Go Hornets!


Reading: Decide on the book for your Book Talk. No Book Notes this week.
Science: Finish questions 1-10
Math: Page 125-126 #1-24 (14 is optional), vocab 60-62 (due Wed)

SS: Finish worksheet 2-3 and additional questions on back of sheet.
Here is a link to the video that we watched in class about the views of Chinese students on the world...

Friday, December 9, 2011

Due Monday

Writing: Essay Map: Main Ideas & Details
Reading: Steal time to read.
Math: Origami boxes (optional)
Science: Vocab for "second journey begins"
SS: None

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Friday's Homework

Reading: Book Order Due tomorrow.Steal time to read. Book Notes due Monday.
Writing: One question: Can a sentence be only 1 word? Prove. 7T Chomp Chomp online.

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Due Thursday (unless otherwise specified)

Reading: Steal time to read tonight.
Writing: Grammar practice: worksheet with any 5 sentences to correct.

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Tuesday Homework

Science: work on disease paper
LA: read 30 minutes, book notes; write about and illustrate something from you heart
Math: V-Math for extra practice
SS: 7L- none; 7T: decade paper

Due Wednesday (Unless otherwise noted)

Reading: Read at home tonight and Keep up with your Book Notes

Writing: Knowledge Rating Guide should be completed so we can discuss on Wed.

Monday, December 5, 2011

Monday's Homework (Unless stated otherwise)

Reading: Book Notes due next Monday
Language Arts: Knowledge Rating Guide due Tuesday
Science: Continue Disease Research; 7T- finish Friday's Homework if not already done
Math: Finish page 2-72
Social Studies: 7L- decade notes; 7T- none

Friday, December 2, 2011

Book Notes Due Monday

Friday Dec. 2nd Homework

LA/Reading: Book Notes, read for 1/2 hour each night
Science: 7T- Worksheet and questions 1-4 on page 75
SS: none- Classroom GeoBees were held today