Homework

May 31, 2017

Last Day of School!!  Have a wonderful summer break and enjoy!!!  😎

May 30, 2017

Tomorrow is Field Day and Yearbook Signing.  Bring a sack lunch, a pen and water or sunscreen for outside!

No Homework in all subject areas!  😀

May 26, 2017

Please go to the home page to see important information about 7th grade BYOD and Chromebook Rental information!

Language Arts: Finished the last 3 chapters of Things Not Seen.

Social Studies: No homework.  Mrs. Brill’s last lab.

Math:

May 25, 2017

Please go to the home page to see important information about 7th grade BYOD and Chromebook Rental information!

Language Arts:

Social Studies: No homework.

Math:  No homework.

May 24, 2017

Please go to the home page to see important information about 7th grade BYOD and Chromebook Rental information!

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Latin America and Caribbean Islands Scavenger Hunt and Health.  No homework. Bell Work notebook turned in today for a grade.

Math:  Last day for Athenian Secret challenge. Ask your child about the Greek goats!

May 23, 2017

Please go to the home page to see important information about 7th grade BYOD and Chromebook Rental information!

Language Arts: Read Chapters 19-22 in Things Not Seen

No Questions!

Social Studies: Learning about nutrition and what it means to be healthy! No homework.

Math:  Athenian Secret Group Challenge.  No homework.

May 22, 2017

Please go to the home page to see important information about 7th grade BYOD and Chromebook Rental information!

Language Arts: Read Chapters 17-18 Things Not Seen and answer the following questions:

1. How do you think Bobby feels after hearing H.G. Wells’ story The Invisible Man? Why does he feel that way?

2. How is Alicia’s perspective about the story different from Bobby’s? What does this say about her personality?

3. What do Mr. and Mrs. Phillips have in common with Mr. and Mrs. Van Dorn?

4. What do Bobby and Alicia discover online?

5. Describe two instances where Bobby has been treated like he’s invisible.

Social Studies: Finished Latin America and the Caribbean Islands project in class.  2 Main Idea questions are due at the end of class today.  All posters are due by Wednesday morning at 8:00am.  Started Health unit for three days.

Math:  Athenian Secret Group Challenge.  No homework this week!

May 19, 2017

Please go to the home page to see important information about 7th grade BYOD and Chromebook Rental information!

Language Arts: Read Chapters 14-16 and answer the following questions:

1. How does Bobby play “detective?”

2. How are the school nurse and Mr. Creed causing conflict for Bobby? Which type of conflict is this?

3. Who is Officer Martha Pagett?

4. What is Aunt Ethel’s response to Bobby’s situation?

5. Make a prediction about Officer Pagett’s investigation. Include specific details.

Social Studies: Working on a Latin America and the Caribbean Islands in class project.  This project will have work time today; anything not finished by Friday is homework.

Math:  Finished Soccer balls!

May 18, 2017

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Started Latin America and the Caribbean Islands in class project.  This project will have work time today and tomorrow; anything not finished by Friday is homework.

Math:

May 17, 2017

IMS Field Trip today!

No homework today in all subject areas.

 

May 16, 2017

IMS Field Trip is tomorrow!  Please dress for the sunny, hot weather and wear comfy shoes too.  Also, don’t forget your sack lunch and water!

Language Arts: Read Chapter 11-13 in Things Not Seen and answer the following questions:

1. How does Alicia discover Bobby’s secret and how does she react?

2. Why do you think Alicia is so willing to accept Bobby the way that he is?

3. Why is Mrs. Phillips so upset that Bobby told Alicia about his situation?

4. Explain Alicia’s confession to Bobby.

5. Why does Alicia know what its like to be invisible?

Social Studies: Mrs. Brill’s Lab and finished Europe Stations.  No homework.

Math:  NWEA Math.  No homework.

May 15, 2017

Language Arts: No Homework- NWEA Testing Today! (Reading)

Social Studies: Europe Map (both sides) is homework if not done in class.  Learning about Modern Europe through station work.

Math:  Continued working on soccer balls.  No homework.

May 12, 2017

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Learning about Modern Europe; started a large map today. No homework.

Math:  Wumps due today.  Turn in Monday if you didn’t turn it in today.

May 11, 2017

Language Arts: Read Chapters 6-8 Things Not Seen and answer the following questions:

1. Why must Bobby avoid Mrs. Trent?

2. Explain what the quotation “nothing to fear but itself” means and explain how it applies to Bobby’s situation.

3. What are Bobby’s worries about his future?

4. Why is an “unseasonably warm” day a good thing for Bobby? How does he take advantage of it?

Social Studies: Finishing up with the Mesoamerican Tribes.  Worked on Incan Info today and a mosaic activity.  No homework.

Math:  Worked on soccer balls.  Homework:  Wumps assignment is due tomorrow!

May 10, 2017

Language Arts: IREADY Diagnostic today! No homework!

Social Studies:  Continued learning about the Mesoamerican Tribes.  No homework.

Math:  Started soccer balls which we will do in class.  The Wumps assignment is due Friday.

May 9, 2017

Language Arts: Read chapters 3,4, and 5

Answer the following questions:

1. Why does Bobby dress the way he does when he leaves the house?

2. What is Bobby’s good deed and how does it turn bad?

3. How do the new rules in Bobby’s house benefit him?

4. What does Bobby learn from the evening news? Why is this an even bigger tragedy now?

5. Who is Aunt Ethel? Why does Bobby “have to hand it to mom”?

Social Studies: IUPUI Trailer is suppose to be here today for some activities; otherwise, we are still learning about Mesoamerican Tribes.  No homework.

Math:  Finished Diagnostic Test on iReady.  Worked on Wumps assignment.

May 8, 2017

Language Arts: New Novel! Things Not Seen

Read Chapters 1-2 and answer questions

 

1. What does Bobby discover on Tuesday morning and how does he react?

2. How do Bobby’s parents react to his situation?

3. Based on Bobby’s parent’s reaction, how would you describe his parents?

4. How would you describe Bobby’s experiments?

5. Why do you think Bobby likes to escape the “real world” by reading books?

IREADY Requirement this week: 1 passed lesson

Social Studies: Dress for the weather tomorrow; we will be outside with IUPUI’s trailer!  Learning about Tribes this week.

Math: Final Diagnostic Test on iReady.  Students have from April 17th to May 14th to pass 3 lessons on iReady.

May 5, 2017

Language Arts:

Social Studies:  Started Learning about Maya, Aztec, and Inca Tribes while doing stations.  No homework.

Math:  Mini Me Projects are due.  Students will have to do it for homework if not finished.

May 4, 2017

ISTEP Make-ups this week for anyone that was absent.

IMS Field Trip Permission Slip and $4 due TOMORROW!

Language Arts: Character Types and Theme-  City of Ember today!

Social Studies: Mrs. Brill’s Lab today and Renaissance Cafe!  Anyone that did not complete their Renaissance Project on time will need to complete it as homework tonight.

Math:  Mini Me Project is due at the end of class tomorrow.  Students have an iReady requirement of 35 minutes this week and they need to pass 3 lessons by May 14th.

May 3, 2017

ISTEP Make-ups this week for anyone that was absent.

IMS Field Trip Permission Slip and $4 due by Friday!

Language Arts: Reviewed Types of Conflict

Word Sort#9 due Friday

Social Studies: Bring in all clothing and props tomorrow for your Renaissance project as you share in small groups!!! Project should be done in class, but final essay and stamp are homework if not done at school.

Math:  Mini Me Project is due Friday at the end of class.

May 2, 2017

ISTEP Make-ups this week for anyone that was absent.

IMS Field Trip Permission Slip and $4 due by Friday!

Language Arts:

Social Studies: No homework.  Renaissance Project in class.  Please bring in props and clothing for Thursday.

Math:  Continued Mini Me Project.  Students will have class time all week to work on it.

May 1, 2017

ISTEP Make-ups this week for anyone that was absent.

IMS Field Trip Permission Slip and $4 due by Friday!

Language Arts:

Social Studies:  Started Renaissance Stamp Project in class.  Students will have books, information, and computer to use in class to research and gather what they need.  Students will be sharing on Wednesday or Thursday in class.

Math:  Started Mini Me Project.  Students will have class time all week to work on it.

April 28, 2017

Last day of ISTEP!!  We will be testing from 10 am until 12:45 pm.  We might have to test after lunch as well.  We believe in you and know you will do a wonderful job!  😀 

Please return field trip permission slip and $4.  

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Finishing up learning about the Industrial Revolution.  No homework.

Math:  Finished watching Honey I Shrunk the Kids.  We are back to iReady and a math project next week.

April 27, 2017

ISTEP is all week!!  We will be testing from 10 am until 12:45 pm.  We might have to test after lunch as well.  We believe in you and know you will do a wonderful job!  😀 

Please return field trip permission slip and $4.  We also need chaperones!

Language Arts: Watched the movie- City of Ember
Students will be comparing the novel to the movie
Chapter 18-20 Summaries are due Friday

Social Studies: No homework.  We learned about the Industrial Revolution.

Math:  Continued watching Honey I Shrunk the Kids.  No homework.

April 26, 2017

ISTEP is all week!!  We will be testing from 10 am until 12:45 pm.  We might have to test after lunch as well.  We believe in you and know you will do a wonderful job!  😀 

Please return field trip permission slip and $4.  We also need chaperones!

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Age of Enlightenment and Industrial Revolution.  No homework.

Math:  Started watching Honey I Shrunk the kids for a ratio/proportion project.  No homework.  Remember you can still do iReady at home!

April 25, 2017

ISTEP is all week!!  We will be testing from 10 am until 12:45 pm.  We might have to test after lunch as well.  We believe in you and know you will do a wonderful job!

Language Arts: Read Chapter 19- City of Ember
Write Chapter 19 Summary

Social Studies:  No homework.  Learning about Age of Enlightenment.

Math:  Started watching Honey I Shrunk the kids for a ratio/proportion project.  No homework.

April 24, 2017

ISTEP all week!!  We believe in you and know you will do a wonderful job!!

Language Arts: Read Chapter 18 in City of Ember and write a Chapter 18 Summary

Social Studies: Finish information about the Renaissance and start learning about Age of Enlightenment.  No homework.

Math:  No homework.

April 21, 2017

ISTEP is next week, April 24th-28th for 6th graders at WIS! 

Language Arts: Word Assessment today! No homework, unless City of Ember packet or Word Study packet did not get finished

Social Studies: Started learning about the Renaissance; created a trade ad, worked with our Study Buddy on some book work and watched a video clip about trade, travel, and exploration during the Renaissance.  No homework.

Math:

April 20, 2017

ISTEP is April 24th-28th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts: Review for ISTEP

Continue to work on Word Study and City of Ember packets

Word Assessment tomorrow!

Social Studies: Started a new unit about Renaissance: Renaissance Activity and the History of the Renaissance.  No homework.

Math:  Quiz today.  No homework.  There is no iReady requirement for the next two weeks so if students log in at home then it is bonus!

April 19, 2017

ISTEP is April 24th-28th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts: Read Chapter 17 in City of Ember and begin comprehension questions (due Friday)
Continue to work through Word Study Packet #8 (due Friday)
Finish Point of View/Perspective Packet (due Friday)

Social Studies: Open Note Middle Ages Test, Finished Coat of Arms Project if needed, started a map about Europe.  Map is homework if not done in class.

Math:  Quiz tomorrow over Lessons 26 to 29.  Students should know what a statistical question is, how to find mean, median, mode and range, how to make a dot plot, histogram, and box plot.  There is nothing about mean absolute deviation (mad) or how graphs are skewed.

April 18, 2017

ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts: Read Chapter 16 in City of Ember
Continue to work on Word Study Sort #8

 

Social Studies: Mrs. Brill’s Lab, Magna Carta, and finished Coat of Arms Project.  Open Note Middle Ages Test Tomorrow.

Math: Quiz will be Thursday over Lessons 26 to 28.  There is no iReady requirement for the next two weeks so if students log in at home then it is bonus!

April 17, 2017

ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts:

DOL- Monday

Read Chapter 15 in City of Ember

Begin Sort 8- New Word Study

Social Studies: Open Note Middle Ages Test on Wednesday.  Learned about Nobles, Magna Carta, and continued working on Coat of Arms Project.

Math:  Lesson 28 – Line Plots, Histograms, and Box Plots.  Quiz will be Thursday over Lessons 26 to 28.  There is no iReady requirement for the next two weeks so if students log in at home then it is bonus!

April 14, 2017

ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts: The following is homework if it was not completed in class this week:

Word Study Sort 7 Packet
Book Club-City of Ember Packet (Chapters 12-14)
Word Assessment for Sort 7

Social Studies: 100 Years War, Middle Ages Vocabulary, and started Coat of Arms Project.  No homework.

Math:  Lesson 28 – Line plots, histograms and box plots.  Students have until Sunday night to meet their iReady requirement of passing 3 lessons in the time frame of March 27-April 16.

April 13, 2017

Practice ISTEP Tests this week.  ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts: DOL Wednesday and Thursday

Continue to work on word study sort 7 and book club packet

Word Study Assessment on Friday

Social Studies: Practice Science ISTEP Test today, Merchant Info, 100 Years War, and updated M.A. vocabulary sheet.  No homework.

Math:  Lesson 27 – Mean, Median, Mode.  Students made a new statistical question and need to ask 20 people.  This is due tomorrow.

April 12, 2017

Practice ISTEP Tests this week.  ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts: Read Chapter 14 of City of Ember

Continue to work on Word Study Packet and Book Club Packet

Social Studies: Mrs. Brill’s Lab, and learned about the Black Death.  No homework.

Math:  Continued learning about statistical questions and mean, median, and mode.  No homework.

April 11, 2017

Practice ISTEP Tests this week.  ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Learned about the Crusades, Serfs, and added to our Middle Ages Vocabulary.  No homework.

Math:  ISTEP Practice Test for math.  No homework.

April 10, 2017

Welcome Back from Spring Break!  We hope you had a great time and relaxed!!

Practice ISTEP Tests this week.  ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders!

Language Arts:  Author’s Perspective Notes.  Introduction of Sort 7 of Word Study and Listened to Chapter 12 in City of Ember.  ISTEP Practice test will be on Wednesday.

Social Studies:  Feudalism notes, Middle Ages vocabulary, and learn about Knights.  No homework.

Math:  Started Unit 5 – Statistics.  Due tomorrow:  Statistical Question with 25 results.

March 30, 2017

Happy Spring Break!  We hope you have a safe and relaxing time!!  😎

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Charlemagne Handout, Social Structure in Middle Ages, Vocab, and Guest Speaker all about Castles! No homework.

Math:  Quiz today.  Any iReady minutes over spring break are bonus points!

March 29, 2017

Language Arts: Read Chapter 11 of City of Ember and write a summary on Google Docs…share it with Mrs. Hewitt

Social Studies: Intro to Middle Ages, Parts of a Castle, History of Middle Ages Video Clip.  No homework.

Math:  Quiz tomorrow over GCF and LCM.  Quiz Review is homework if not done in class.

March 28, 2017

Language Arts:Read Chapter 10 of City of Ember and write a summary on Google Docs…share it with Mrs. Hewitt

Social Studies: Religion in Rome, Fall of the Roman Empire.  No homework.

Math:  Quiz on Thursday over Greatest Common Factor and Least Common Multiple.

March 27, 2017

Language Arts: Read Chapter 9 of City of Ember and write a summary on Google Docs…share it with Mrs. Hewitt

Social Studies: Ancient Rome: Roman Republic, Julius Caesar, Roman Map.  No homework.

Math:

March 24, 2017

Language Arts: No homework… IF everything was completed this week!

Social Studies: Roman Empire Magazines and Video.  No homework.

Math:

March 23, 2017

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Mrs. Brill’s Lab: Straw Rockets and Greek Scratch Art Pottery.  No homework.

Math:  Lesson 20 Quiz.  No homework.

March 22, 2017

Language Arts: Review of Types of Sentences

Continue to work on Chapter 7-8 of City of Ember reading and packet

Word Study Packet #6 due Friday

Social Studies: Sparta Informational Text Reading Activity.  No homework.

Math:  Lesson 20 Quiz is tomorrow.  There are problems in the Instruction Book and Practice and Problem Solving book that students could do to review.

March 21, 2017

Language Arts: Read Chapter 7-8 in City of Ember

Work in Word Study Packet

At least 1 lesson passed on I-READY…Don’t forget to record your results!

Social Studies: Learned about the Trojan War and more about Ancient Greece Religion: Gods and Goddesses.  No homework.

Math:  No homework.  Lesson 20 Quiz is Thursday.

March 20, 2017

Language Arts: Read chapter 6 of City of Ember

New Word Study- sort 6 comparative suffixes -er, -est, -ier, -iest

Social Studies: Greek Coin due tomorrow if not done in class.  Finished 5 Polis Notes and Democracy notes.

Math:  Started Lesson 20 on Inequalities (we skipped it previously).  No homework.  Lesson 20 Quiz will be Thursday.

March 17, 2017

Language Arts: Word Study Assessment today.

If Word Study and/or Book Club Packets were not turned in today, they are due on Monday.

Social Studies:  Triton the Trader, Coin activity, and Athens/Sparta Compare Contrast Handout.  No homework.

Math:  Unit 4 Test.  No homework.

March 16, 2017

Family Literacy Night is TONIGHT from 6-7:30!

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: Compound-Complex Sentences Notes

Work on Word Study Packet and Book Club (Chapters 3-5)

Social Studies: Learned more about Ancient Greece.  No homework.

Math:  Unit 4 Test is tomorrow!  Students probably need the most review of Lesson 24 Surface Area (just rectangular prisms) and Lesson 25 Volume.  They have a study guide to review.

March 15, 2017

Family Literacy Night is March 16th from 6-7:30!

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: Read Chapter 5 in City of Ember and begin Book Club Packet

Social Studies: Started Greece Unit.  Working on a timeline and what Ancient Greece was like. Timeline is homework if not done in class.

Math:  Study guide is homework if not done in class!  Unit 4 Test is Friday!!

March 14, 2017

Family Literacy Night is March 16th from 6-7:30!

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: Read Chapter 4 in City of Ember

Work on Word Study Packet

Social Studies: Finished Documentary and started Ancient Greece Unit with a timeline.

Math:  Happy Pi Day!  Unit 4 Test is Friday.  Students received a study guide they can work on today and tomorrow in class.  We will go over the answers on Thursday.

March 13, 2017

Family Literacy Night is March 16th from 6-7:30!

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: Read Chapters 3-5 in City of Ember

Begin Word Study #5- Suffixes -y, -ly, -ily

Social Studies: Mrs. Brill’s Lab, Pay Day Activity continued and finish documentary.

Math:  Finish Juice Box.  No homework.  Unit 4 Test will be Friday.  Students will get a study guide tomorrow.

March 10, 2017

Family Literacy Night is March 16th from 6-7:30!

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: If students did not complete their Word Study Packet or Book Club Packet this needs to be finished over the weekend….due on Monday, March 13th.

Social Studies: Income Taxes: Pay Day Activity.  Documentary.  No homework.

Math:

March 9, 2017

Family Literacy Night is March 16th from 6-7:30!

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: IREADY Growth Check today!

Book Club and Word Study Packet due tomorrow!

Social Studies: Economics Quiz Today. No homework

Math:  Introduced Juice Box Design Project.  Students will design a juice box with a partner.  Final products are due at the end of class on Tuesday.

March 8, 2017

Family Literacy Night is March 16th! 6-7:30

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: Works Cited Activity today
Book Study and Word Study packets due Friday.

IREADY Growth Check tomorrow!

Social Studies: Economics Quiz tomorrow!  GDP Activity, Vocab, Quiz Review, and Documentary today.

Math:  Continued with surface area of rectangular prisms.  No homework.

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