Thursday, May 31, 2012

Homework


What a wonderful visit to The One-room Schoolhouse with a simply glorious group of seventh grade students!!

ELA: 1st draft of narratives due Friday.
Math: p. 338, #15
Science: Make sure graph is finished.
Social Studies: p. 157 #1,2
Other: Music Project due next class.

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Homework

ELA:
  • Read for 1/2 hour.
  • Narratives (Completed 1st draft) due Friday.
Math:
Science:
Social Studies:
Other?

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Homework


ELA:
  • In your Writer's Notebook plan your Somebody Wanted But So for your narrative.
  • Read for 1/2 hour tonight.
  • First Round Narratives due BY this Friday
  • Have your Story Maps for Class on Wednesday.
Math: page 325 #1-7
Science: Study for quiz which is next Tuesday. Page 41, 47 questions. Make sure vocab is done.
Social Studies: none
Other: We're visiting the One Room School House this Friday morning! HAVE MUSIC PROJECTS READY FOR WEDNESDAY!!

Thursday, May 24, 2012

Homework

ELA:
  • Please read this narrative and complete a Somebody-Wanted-But-So Summary for class tomorrow. Notice how this student writer uses dialogue in her narrative. Fantastic element I want YOU to include in your narrative.
4. Read Aloud a Short Story and complete a Somebody Wanted But So
http://www.thewritesource.com/studentmodels/ws2k-lindlbr.htm

Science:  vocab
Math:  none
SS: none

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

May 23

Science: none
ELA: first 1-2 paragraphs of first draft
SS: page 152 # 3, 4, 5
Math:  spiral review 19-30 page 234; page 322 #14-16

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Homework

ELA:
  • Question sheet (ch.3 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer) due Wed. for discussion.
  • Read for 1/2 hour.
  • Post to Blogging about Books by Thursday.
Science:  triple entry journal
Math: page 315 # 18-19
Social Studies:  read 148-152, flagging key points; answer questions 1, 2 on page 152
Other:  music project due Wednesday

Monday, May 21, 2012

Homework

ELA:
  • Write for your Blog (Blogging about Books). Your classmates will read about the book you're currently. Compose 1-2 paragraphs which tell about your book. Include these details: title, author, and genre. If you're reading fiction, describe the main character and discuss her/his problem. If you're reading nonfiction, discuss the book's topic. Don't "spoil" the book for someone who has not read it yet!! Due Tuesday. Scored for Ideas/Conventions.If you've just started a book, post later in the week. It's okay. :-)
  • Read for 1/2 hour.
Science: read up to gasses and take notes on reading
Social Studies:  none
Math: page 321 #4-10
Other:  work on Music projects- due this week during regular music time

Thursday, May 17, 2012

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Homework

ELA:
  • Read for 1/2 hour tonight.
Math:  7L- checkpoint 9 on page 314;   7T-
Science: 7L-word search; 7T-STUDY
Social Studies: Page 147 # 5, 6
Other:  7L- music project

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Wednesday May 16th

Don't forget:  Family Literacy Event and Dinner with Lynn Plourde TONIGHT beginning at 5:00!!

Science- Study
ELA- read 30 minutes
Math:  7L-none; 7T- test tomorrow
SS- read 143-145 then answer questions 3, 4 on page 147

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Homework

ELA:
  • Reading Strategy due: Notecard illustration of an important scene read today.
  • Read for 1/2 hour tonight.
Science:  study for test
Social Studies:  page 147 #1, 2
Math:  none (7L);  test tomorrow (7T)
Other:
  • Music research
  • Be sure Ryan's Story slideshow is done for guidance

Monday, May 14, 2012

Homework

FYI: Today begins the 2nd half of your 3rd trimester! Progress Reports will be sent any day.

ELA:
  • Argumentative Essay 1st draft was due today.
  • Read for 1/2 hour tonight
  • Complete Book Notes (Somebody, Wanted, But, So)
Math:  finish 13-30 page 289
Social Studies:  none
Science: finish review pages 30-31
Other:  Music project, guidance project if not already finished

Friday, May 11, 2012

Homework

Lynn Plourde, our visiting author, will meet you next week! She will be teaching you Writing Techniques during an afternoon workshop.
























ELA:
  • 1st draft of argumentative essay due Monday
  • Read for 1/2 hour per day this weekend.
  • Compass Learning Assignment due on Monday
Social Studies: 6-2 quiz monday
Math: page 286 #36-39, pg 287 #41-48
Science:  activity packet
Other: Music,  guidance

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Homework



Math NWEA's took place today for Homeroom 7T homeroom folks. Hope you were satisfied with your results! How quickly a year of learning has flown by!


7L has their Spring Reading NWEA's tomorrow morning beginning at 9:50.

ELA:
  • Several folks have not completed the Blog Post: Blog Post due...must be posted. If not done, please make arrangements to stay after for help.
  • Read 2 Posts by classmates and leave friendly comments. Make connections to their ideas.
  • 7L has an assignment on Compass Learning due Thursday.
Math:  7L- review and assessment; 7T- page 285 #1-22

Science:
  •  page 14 #1, 2;
  •  page 20 # 1, 2; 
  •  page 26 # 1, 2, 3

Social Studies:  page 142 #3, 4

Other:
  • Guidance: Ryan's Story
  • Music: Jazz research

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Homework

Math NWEA's took place today for Mrs. Leighton's homeroom. Hope you were satisfied with your results! How quickly a year of learning has flown by!

ELA:
  • Blog Post due...must be posted. If not done, please make arrangements to stay after for help.
  • Read 2 Posts by classmates and leave friendly comments. Make connections to their ideas.
Math:
Science:
Social Studies:
Other:

Monday, May 7, 2012

Homework

ELA:
  • Read for 1/2 hour
  • Bring Character Questionnaire completed.
  • Blog Post drafted
Math:
Science:
Social Studies:
Other:

Friday, May 4, 2012

Homework & NWEA schedule

FYI:  NWEA Schedule:
May 8  :  7L Math
May 9  :  7T Math
May 10:  7T Reading
May 15:  7L Reading

ELA:
  • Character Questionnaire planning
  • Blog Post writing completed
  • Signed in to the Blog
Math:  page 308-309
Science: 7L  -read 12-20; crypto puzzle; 7T questions over article about teenage brain
Social Studies: none
Other:

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Thursday homework

SS:  6-1 worksheet
Math:  page 306 #12-19
Science:  be familiar with teenage brain article
ELA: 2 -3 paragraphs about yourself in Pages; read for 30 minutes

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Homework

ELA:
  • Sign in to the Book Blog.  Sign up for a Google Account if you don't have one.
  • Make sure Mrs. Leighton has your email to "invite" you to the blog.
  • Draft the assignment for the blog post on Pages. 
  • New Blog: http://hancockbookblogging.blogspot.com/
  • I will collect your Root Word Charts on Friday (In your WN).
Social Studies: page 137 # 3, 4 (7L);
                         page 137 #5, 6 (7T)
Math:  Mod 4 section 5 worksheet
Science: crossword puzzle to prep for vocab quiz over central and peripheral nervous system
Other: research Jazz/ Blues musician

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Homework

Guess who is competing at the RSU24 Speech Competition...



ELA:

  1. Read for 1/2 tonight.
  2. Begin creating fictional character who is between 11-15 years old.  Must use the "Main Character Questionnaire" as your planning sheet.
  3. Root words on internet
Social Studies:  page 137 #3, 4 - 7T only
Science:  study for vocab quiz
Math:  7T-see Monday
Other:  Music- Jazz research