7A Language Arts & Literature (Mrs. Finnerty)

*Please bring your Chromebook to class everyday.

We will be using Google Classroom as a communication tool in the classroom. The 8A student code is available from Mrs. Finnerty. Parents, please contact Mrs. Finnerty with the email address you would like added to Google Classroom for Guardian access.

Literature

Materials needed for this subject include a 2" binder where we will keep all of our Literature items. Students will also need the current novel that we are discussing and working on together in class. We will be keeping our Literature textbooks in the classroom.

Vocabulary (included in Literature standards)

Materials needed for this subject include a Vocabulary Workshop textbook and 3x5 notecards for each of our 300 words.

A terrific resource is the online component of Vocabulary Workshop. Students can take a practice quiz, listen to word pronunciation, play vocabulary games, and find graphic organizers. We will keep adding to our word list throughout the school, taking cumulative assessments after every 3 units. By the end of the school year we will have mastered 300 vocabulary words. Please use this resource as a study tool to keep words fresh and an active part of your own speaking and writing vocabulary.

Language Arts

We have moved to Chapter 12 Capitalization & Spelling. This is a short chapter but is packed with lots of great information regarding grammar rules and when to use them.

We have also begun Chapter 1 The Writing Process. This chapter walks us through the steps to writing a short essay. Students are currently exploring their way through their own essay. I look forward to seeing the published product!

Materials needed for this subject include a composition notebook for Grammar notes, a Grammar for Writing textbook, and a Voyages in English workbook. Students will also need binder paper for writing assignments that are not completed in their Chromebooks.

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Science (Mrs. Fiesel)

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Homework:

* Study the cell notes on google classroom.

* Study and review the cell parts and functions (textbook pages 49-55). There will be a quiz next week.

 

*Continue working on your Science Fair projects!

Introduction paragraph, Project Design, and Resources are due as a printed copy on Tuesday, November 20th for both 7A and 7B classes.

 

 

Math (Dr. Zagrobelny)

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Homework for Nov 12-16

Accelerated Math 7

Monday - no school
Tuesday - 15 min. on IXL recommended skills (optional)
Wednesday - 15 min. on IXL recommended skills (optional)
Thursday - no school
Friday - p. 532 #1-10 
7 Excellent
Monday - no school
Tuesday - p. 188 #28-35
Wednesday - p. 192 #28-35
Thursday - no school
Friday - problem solving worksheet problems 1-4
YOU MUST USE THE STEPS ON THE HANDOUT TO SOLVE THE PROBLEMS
 
 

Homework for Nov 5-9

Accelerated Math 7

Monday - p. 360 #13-20

Tuesday - Part I of word problem project - due tomorrow

Part II of word problem project - due Friday

Wednesday - Please spend 15 min. working on part II of the word problem project

Thursday - finish part II of word problem project 

Friday - 15 minutes on IXL recommended skills (optional)

 

7 Excellent

Monday - p. 188 #5-8, 18-25

Tuesday - p. 192 #14-25

Wednesday - Please spend 15 min. on IXL (G.10, G.13)

Thursday - extra credit - please spend 15 min. on IXL recommended skills

Friday - extra credit - please spend 15 min. on IXL recommended skills

 

 

Additional Information
Academic Support:  Tuesdays 3:15-4:15
Google classroom codes
Accelerated Math 7 - p1hzr5
Math 7 Excellent - 5krf0w
 
IXL codes for studying adding/subtracting mixed numbers:  G.3, G.4
IXL codes for studying multiplying/dividing mixed numbers:  G.10, G.13 
 
IXL codes for studying percents: L.2, L.5, L.6, L.7, L.8, L.9, L.10 
 

 

*Note:  if your IXL screen does not show grade levels on the side, seventh grade is level I.

 

 

Advanced Math (Mrs. Long)

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cademic Support is Wednesdays until 4:15.  Please be prompt for pick up as I have to leave immediately for my carpool.  Pickup will be at the playground.  You do not have to sign up.  I will be expecting students every Wednesday.

Algebra 7

 

TESTS AND QUIZZES WILL BE WEEKLY ON THURSDAYS

 

NOTE: I added many links to Classroom for additional practice on exponents and polynomials - please use them if you need practice on these.

Weeks of November 13 and 20, 2017

Tuesday – pg 531 # 13 – 27 odd (look for GCF in 23 – 27) and exponent worksheet

Wednesday – NOT WORD PROBLEM FORMAT: pg 507 # 17, pg 510 # 26, pg 516 # 43 (LD)  pg 521 # 35, 36 (LD), pg 527 # 42  - WORD PROBLEMS – from worksheet

Thursday – FOIL and factoring worksheet

Friday – distance and review worksheet  Check classroom for answer keys - please try one and look at answer key.  If you are confident, try another.  If not read through another answer before trying the next.  Distance problems take TIME to learn!!  You will be able to do this but it will take practice.  If you understand how I did them (even if you can't do them yourself) you have accomplished the first step to mastering these!!!

Monday – Polynomial review worksheet

Tuesday – no homework over Thanksgiving

Tuesday  - quiz on factoring and long division - NOTE - CHANGE OF DATE!!!!

History (Mr. Dongu)

Back to School Night Presentation 

Greetings 7th Grade Families,

Here is the weekly calendar for 11/19-11/20: 

Monday: No HW

Tuesday: No HW

Wednesday: No school

Thursday: Happy Thanksgiving! 

Friday: No school

 

For additional class information, please go to Google Classroom (code x1ivci)

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Religion (Mrs. Bacon)

Ignorance of Scripture is ignorance of Christ” – St. Jerome, Doctor of the Church 

 

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Google Classroom Codes:

7D (Accelerated Math 7): kozsfd

7CE (Alg. & Math 7): 8l13dy

Homework for the Week of 11/5:

Monday 11/5: Finish reading Chapter 14 and doing the activities and the Chapter Review if not finished in class

Tuesday 11/6: Finish the Beatitudes In Other Words Handout

Wednesday 11/7: Finish the Beatitudes Saints/Celebrity Handout

Thursday 11/8 (8D only): None

Friday 11/9 (8CE only): None

Spanish (Mrs. Schlosser)

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B I E N V E N I D O S 😊

THIS WEEK:(11/13/18)

-Write 10 sentences using the verb "ser": 4 using permanent characteristics/personality traits, 3 using nationality, and 3 using profession/occupation

- No Spelling words!

-Hispanohablantes: Igual que el resto de la clase

-Due: Mon. 11/19/18

 

The code for 7 grade Spanish google classroom is: pihqaz

 LAST WEEK: (11/05/18)

-Write 10 sentences using the verb "ir", the modes of transportation, and the places in town (ex: Mi familia y yo vamos a la playa en el verano en carro.).

- No Spelling words!

-Hispanohablantes: Igual que el resto de la clase, pero en forma de párrafo( puedes hablar de los differentes lugares a los que vas durante el verano o los fines de semana).

-Due: Tue. 11/13/18

 

       GRADING

  • Grades will be based on:
  • Test (45 %)
  • Quizzes and Spelling Tests (25%)
  • Homework (15 %)
  • Class Work and Participation (15%)

       HOMEWORK

  • Homework is assigned once a week on Wednesdays and is due the following Monday. It must be completed and turned in by the due date. If a student misses a class, he or she will be responsible for the day’s homework unless there are extenuating circumstances. Exceptions will be granted if a student has an extended absence due to illness.
  • Homework information is found on the school website.

       ACADEMIC SUPPORT

  • Academic support is for students in middle school who need additional help with Spanish. It is on Wednesdays from 3:15 to 4:15 p.m.