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Friday, October 20, 2017
ALL STUDENTS: "WONDER" field trip form and $10 donation (thank you) are due by November 6th! Please sign and return the BLUE form as well.  We are so very excited to provide this opportunity to our students as we finish reading and discussing the book and its themes of friendship, character, and hope!! 
-Math:
-ALL students will take the Chapter 6 PreTest on Monday, 10/23. This is to determine some of the activities and differentiated homework that I need to plan for. 
-Science: Section Quiz on Tuesday, 10/24, with the Chapter Test covering all of chapter 4 on Friday, 10/27. Again, gather up the notes, Eukaryotic Cell Book, and begin your review NOW!!
HW:
-FAMILY LIFE CONSENT FORM: This year's consent form is different due to State legislation, it is an OPT-OUT ONLY form. Meaning, it only is returned if you do NOT want your son/daughter to participate in the program. The preview of materials is available the week of November 27, 7:15am-3:45pm, at the school. The OPT OUT form is due by Friday, December 1st. Your student will be included in the program/instruction if this form is NOT returned.
-Complete the Ch. 4-3 Notes that were handed out in class today for Friday, 10/20. Time was given in class today to work on these notes. Be sure to highlight, study and be thorough. These notes are what will be used on the Section Quiz AND the test.
-Be sure to locate your Ch. 4-1 notes that were handed back a few weeks ago-The Characteristics of Cells, the Eukaryotic Cell Book (handed back on Tuesday, 10/17), and the notes that we will be completing this week. These will be needed for the test next week.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:Chapter 5 Math Test will be taken on Friday, October 20th, with notes. Chapter 5 Notes will be due this day as well for grading/review. Students should begin reviewing notes, Connected website (Self-Check Quizzes) to study for this last test of the trimester.
-ALL students - complete the Practice Test for tomorrow! Be sure to show your work as needed AND use your notes.  Practice as if it were the real test! Also, begin reviewing NOW!!! Look over the  notes and organize them for Friday. Take the Self-Check quizzes, do some of the odd-numbered problems.
-Science: Section Quiz on Tuesday, 10/24, with the Chapter Test covering all of chapter 4 on Friday, 10/27. Again, gather up the notes, Eukaryotic Cell Book, and begin your review NOW!!
HW:
-FAMILY LIFE CONSENT FORM: This year's consent form is different due to State legislation, it is an OPT-OUT ONLY form. Meaning, it only is returned if you do NOT want your son/daughter to participate in the program. The preview of materials is available the week of November 27, 7:15am-3:45pm, at the school. The OPT OUT form is due by Friday, December 1st. Your student will be included in the program/instruction if this form is NOT returned.
-Complete the Ch. 4-3 Notes that were handed out in class today for Friday, 10/20.  Time was given in class today to work on these notes. Be sure to highlight, study and be thorough. These notes are what will be used on the Section Quiz AND the test.  
-Be sure to locate your Ch. 4-1 notes that were handed back a few weeks ago-The Characteristics of Cells, the Eukaryotic Cell Book (handed back on Tuesday, 10/17), and the notes that we will be completing this week. These will be needed for the test next week.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:Chapter 5 Math Test will be taken on Friday, October 20th, with notes. Chapter 5 Notes will be due this day as well for grading/review. Students should begin reviewing notes, Connected website (Self-Check Quizzes) to study for this last test of the trimester.
-ALL students given part of the Chapter 5 Review that will help them study/review for next week's test. Complete problems 20-36 for Wednesday, 10/18. Also, begin reviewing NOW!!! Look over the homework that was passed back today and correct the missed problems. Take the Self-Check quizzes, do some of the odd-numbered problems.
-Science: Section Quiz on Tuesday, 10/24, with the Chapter Test covering all of chapter 4 on Friday, 10/27. Again, gather up the notes, Eukaryotic Cell Book, and begin your review NOW!! 
HW:
-FAMILY LIFE CONSENT FORM: This year's consent form is different due to State legislation, it is an OPT-OUT ONLY form. Meaning, it only is returned if you do NOT want your son/daughter to participate in the program.  The preview of materials is available the week of November 27, 7:15am-3:45pm, at the school.  The OPT OUT form is due by Friday, December 1st.  Your student will be included in the program/instruction if this form is NOT returned
-Directed Reading B for Ch. 4-3 is due on Wednesday, 10/18. Time will be given in class Tuesday in science to work on this assignment.

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Friday, October 13, 2017
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:Chapter 5 Math Test will be taken on Friday, October 20th, with notes. Chapter 5 Notes will be due this day as well for grading/review.  Students should begin reviewing notes, Connected website (Self-Check Quizzes) to study for this last test of the trimester.  
-ALL students given part of the Chapter 5 Review that will help them study/review for next week's test. Complete problems 20-36 for Wednesday, 10/18.  
-Science:
HW:
-Directed Reading B for Ch. 4-3 is due on Wednesday, 10/18. Time will be given in class Tuesday in science to work on this assignment.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Quizzes signature and corrections with reasons for failed quizzes was due today, however, I will accept through Friday. After Friday, 10/13, the grades will remain in the gradebook as is. The Chapter 5 math test will be taken on Friday, October 20th. Chapter 5 Notes will also be due on this day.
HW:
-ALL students given part of the Chapter 5 Review that will help them study/review for next week's test. They need only complete the front side (1-19) for Lessons 5-1 to 5-3 for tomorrow.  
-Science: 
HW:
-Directed Reading B for Ch. 4-3 is due on Wednesday, 10/18. Time was given in class today after they took their Organelle quiz, and time will be given Tuesday in science.  

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Quizzes signature and corrections with reasons for failed quizzes was due today, however, I will accept through Friday. After Friday, 10/13, the grades will remain in the gradebook as is. The Chapter 5 math test will be taken on Friday, October 20th. Chapter 5 Notes will also be due on this day.
HW:
-Regular: Lesson 7 HW Practice worksheet. Complete designated problems. Be sure to show your work neatly.
-Challenge: Enrich worksheet. Be sure to show your work neatly.
-Science: Cell Organelle Quiz on Thursday, 10/12, with foldable notes.
HW:
-Eukaryotic Cell Book (Notes) are due on Thursday, 10/12, with the quiz. Students must have both the animal and plant cells labeled and colored. We labeled them together in class. Please continue to study for the quiz- 16 organelles/parts and their functions in a matching format for the quiz. I put websites to help review on Google Classroom.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017:
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Quizzes signature and corrections with reasons for failed quizzes due Wednesday. 
HW:
-Regular/Challenge: Lesson 6 Homework Practice worksheet, complete designated problems.
-Science: Cell Organelle Quiz on Thursday, 10/12, with foldable notes.
HW:
-Eukaryotic Cell Book (Notes) are due on Thursday, 10/12, with the quiz. Students must have both the animal and plant cells labeled and colored. We labeled them together in class. Please continue to study for the quiz- 16 organelles/parts and their functions in a matching format for the quiz. I put websites to help review on Google Classroom.

Monday, October 9, 2017:
ALL STUDENTS: Today, October 9th is NOT a holiday, but a minimum day. Dismissal at 12:45pm.
-Math: Quizzes come home today, please make corrections and study the missed problems. The Chapter 5 math test will be taken on Friday, October 20th. Chapter 5 Notes will also be due on this day. 
HW:
-Regular: Pages 391-392 (2-10 even, 12,13,14,16,17)
-Challenge: 391-392 (11-18 all, 29,30,31) 
-Science: Cell Organelle Quiz on Thursday, 10/12, with foldable notes.
HW:
-Eukaryotic Cell Book (Notes) are due on Thursday, 10/12, with the quiz. Students must have both the animal and plant cells labeled and colored. We labeled them together in class. Please continue to study for the quiz- 16 organelles/parts and their functions in a matching format for the quiz. I put websites to help review on Google Classroom.

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Friday, October 6, 2017:
ALL STUDENTS: Monday, October 9th is NOT a holiday, but a minimum day. Dismissal at 12:45pm.
-Math: 
HW:
-NONE, we will continue with Lesson 5-5 on Monday, 10/9. 
-Science: Cell Organelle Quiz on Thursday, 10/12, with foldable notes.
HW:
-Eukaryotic Cell Book (Notes) are due on Thursday, 10/12, with the quiz.  Students must have both the animal and plant cells labeled and colored. We labeled them together in class.  Please continue to study for the quiz- 16 organelles/parts and their functions in a matching format for the quiz. I put websites to help review on Google Classroom. 

Thursday, October 5, 2017:

ALL STUDENTS: Monday, October 9th is NOT a holiday, but a minimum day. Dismissal at 12:45pm.
-Math: Quiz on Lessons 5-1 to 5-4 on Friday, 10/6, with notes/foldable.
HW:
-Study and Review for tomorrow's quiz. Use the Self-Check quizzes on Connected.mcgraw-hill.com to practice and review.
-Science: Cell Organelle Quiz on Thursday, 10/12, with foldable notes.
HW:
-"Plant Cell Diagram" Worksheet-Follow the directions and complete for tomorrow. 

Wednesday, October 4, 2017:

ALL STUDENTS: Monday, October 9th is NOT a holiday, but a minimum day. Dismissal at 12:45pm.
-Math: Quiz on Lessons 5-1 to 5-4 on Friday, 10/6, with notes/foldable.
HW:
-Chapter 5 Quiz Review was started in class. We will review all answers tomorrow. Please be sure to complete this for HW if you didn't complete it in class. Use your notes to help you!! 
-Science: Cell Organelle Quiz on Thursday, 10/12, with foldable notes.
HW:
-"Functions of the Cell" Worksheet

Monday, October 2, 2017:
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Quiz on Lessons 5-1 to 5-4 on Friday, 10/6, with notes/foldable.  
HW: ALL students: Pages 373-374 (17-26 all, 29-35 all) 
-ALL students please have parents sign the Chapter 4, part 2 math test AND please make corrections for any missed problems, due on Wednesday, October 4th.
-Science:
HW:
1-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT -Written portion REVISED to be due on Tuesday, October 3rd.

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MINIMUM DAYS ALL WEEK - DISMISSAL AT 12:45PM FOR PARENT CONFERENCES

Friday, September 29, 2017:
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW: Students had 25 minutes of class time to complete this assignment.
-Regular: Lesson 5-2 Homework Practice worksheet ( pick any 5 from 1-12, 13, 14, 16, 17)
-Challenge: Enrich worksheet (2,3,7,10,11,13,14,15) 
-ALL students please have parents sign the Chapter 4, part 2 math test AND please make corrections for any missed problems, due on Wednesday, October 4th.
-Science:  
HW:
1-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT -Written portion REVISED to be due on Tuesday, October 3rd.

Thursday, September 28, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket. Students need to complete their Conference document on Google Classroom for this week's conferences. .
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW:
-Regular: Pages 353 (1-12 all)
-Challenge: Pages 353-354 (4-8 all, 11,12,18,19)
-ALL students please have parents sign the Chapter 4, part 2 math test AND please make corrections for any missed problems, due on Wednesday, October 4th. 
-Science: We will be testing the cookers on Friday, 9/29, instead of 9/28, due to two field trips and 5-6 students being on these trips.
HW:
1-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT -Students have had time in class to work on research, etc everyday this week. They are due on Friday, September 29th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores. Written portion REVISED to be due on Tuesday, October 3rd.


Wednesday, September 27, 2017:
HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket. Students need to complete their Conference document on Google Classroom for this week's conferences. .
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: 
HW:
-Order of Operations worksheet: Choice of Regular or Challenge.  All 10 problems. Show work on the paper or on a separate sheet of paper. 
-Science: We will be testing the cookers on Friday, 9/29, instead of 9/28, due to two field trips and 5-6 students being on these trips.
HW:
1-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT -Students have had time in class to work on research, etc everyday this week. They are due on Friday, September 29th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores. Written portion REVISED to be due on Tuesday, October 3rd.


Tuesday, September 26, 2017:
HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket. Students need to complete their Conference document on Google Classroom for this week's conferences. .
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Chapter 4 Retest on Lessons 4-1 and 4-5 will be on Tuesday, 9/26, during class, with notes. Students NOT taking the Retest will be taking the Ch. 5 Pretest during class.
HW:
NONE, we will begin Chapter 5 tomorrow.
-Science: We will be testing the cookers on Friday, 9/29, instead of 9/28, due to two field trips and 5-6 students being on these trips. Solar Cooker $2 donation or items will be greatly appreciated by Wednesday, September 27th.
HW:
1-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT -Students have had time in class to work on research, etc everyday this week. They are due on Friday, September 29th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores. Written portion REVISED to be due on Tuesday, October 3rd.


Monday, September 25, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket.Students need to complete their Conference document on Google Classroom for this week's conferences. .
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Chapter 4 Retest on Lessons 4-1 and 4-5 will be on Tuesday, 9/26, during class, with notes. Students NOT taking the Retest will be taking the Ch. 5 Pretest during class. 
HW:
-Request to Retest-due signed and completed by (REVISED)Tuesday, 9/26. Students retesting will do so during the science period that day.
-Lesson 7 Homework Practice worksheet (1-12 all). When using a calculator, be sure to write down the buttons you pushed to get the answer. Follow the format that was given in your notes today.
-Science: We will be testing the cookers on Friday, 9/29, instead of 9/28, due to two field trips and 5-6 students being on these trips. Solar Cooker $2 donation or items will be greatly appreciated by Wednesday, September 27th.
HW:
1-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT -Students have had time in class to work on research, etc everyday this week. They are due on Friday, September 29th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores. Written portion REVISED to be due on Tuesday, October 3rd. 


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Friday, September 22, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket.Students need to complete their Conference document on Google Classroom for next week's conferences. .
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Chapter 4 Retest on Lessons 4-1 and 4-5 will be on Tuesday, 9/26, during class, with notes. Students NOT taking the Retest will be taking the Ch. 5 Pretest during class. Students received volume 2 today in class, and have turned in volume 1. We will be using volume 1 later in the school year. 
HW:
-Request to Retest-due signed and completed by (REVISED)Tuesday, 9/26. Students retesting will do so during the science period that day.

-Science: We will be testing the cookers on Friday, 9/29, instead of 9/28, due to two field trips and 5-6 students being on these trips. Solar Cooker $2 donation or items will be greatly appreciated by Wednesday, September 27th. 
HW:
1-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT -Students have had time in class to work on research, etc everyday this week.  They are due on Friday, September 29th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores.


Wednesday, September 20, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket.Students need to complete their Conference document on Google Classroom for next week's conferences. Please remember that we are role-playing your conference on Friday, 9/22. You need to have your work samples selected and the written sections completed so that they can be printed up for your conferences. 
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Chapter 4 Test on Lessons 4-6 and 4-8 ONLY on Friday, September 22nd, with notes.
HW:
-Complete the Practice Test that was started in class today. The solutions will be reviewed tomorrow, so it is very important that you work to complete this entire review. 
-Chapter 4 Tests, part 1 covering lessons 4-1 to 4-5: ALL students regardless of grade on the test are required to return the test with a parent/guardian signature AND any corrections for missed problems by Thursday, 9/21.
-Request to Retest-due signed and completed by (REVISED)Tuesday, 9/26. Students retesting will do so during the science period that day.

-Science: Solar Cooker $2 donation/parent help letter comes home today. Any donation of $ or items will be greatly appreciated. We need about 3 parents willing to help set up, distribute materials, and supervise in the 'madness' (FUN). Please fill out the form and return as soon as possible.
HW:
1-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT -Students will have some time in class to work on research, etc. However, the majority of the project will be done at home. They are due on Thursday, September 28th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores.


Tuesday, September 19, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by Thursday, 9/7, for 3 raffle tickets, by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket.

ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Chapter 4 Test on Lessons 4-6 and 4-8 ONLY on Friday, September 22nd, with notes.
HW:
-Regular: Pages 331-334 (2,5,6,7,8,12,14,18,20,22) OR Challenge: Pages 331-334 (5,6,8,9,12,14,20,22,24)
-Chapter 4 Tests, part 1 covering lessons 4-1 to 4-5: ALL students regardless of grade on the test are required to return the test with a parent/guardian signature AND any corrections for missed problems by Thursday, 9/21.
-Request to Retest-due signed and completed by (REVISED)Tuesday, 9/26. Students retesting will do so during the science period that day.

-Science: Solar Cooker $2 donation/parent help letter comes home today. Any donation of $ or items will be greatly appreciated. We need about 3 parents willing to help set up, distribute materials, and supervise in the 'madness' (FUN). Please fill out the form and return as soon as possible.
HW:
1-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT -Sudents will have some time in class to work on research, etc. However, the majority of the project will be done at home. They are due on Thursday, September 28th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores.


Monday, September 18, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by Thursday, 9/7, for 3 raffle tickets, by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket. TODAY IS A  MINIMUM DAY WITH A 12:45 PM DISMISSAL TIME! 

ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Chapter 4 Test on Lessons 4-6 and 4-8 ONLY on Friday, September 22nd, with notes.
HW:
-Regular: Pages 315-318 (1,3,4,6,9,11,12,14,26,30)  OR Challenge: Pages 315-318 (3,6,9, 11,12,14,23,27,29,30) 
 -Chapter 4 Tests, part 1 covering lessons 4-1 to 4-5 sent home today. ALL students regardless of grade on the test are required to return the test with a parent/guardian signature AND any corrections for missed problems by Thursday, 9/21. 
-Request to Retest-due signed and completed by Friday, 9/22. Students retesting will do so during the science period that day.

-Science: Section Quiz for Ch. 4-1 will be on Tuesday, 9/20, with notes ONLY, NO DRB. Solar Cooker $2 donation/parent help letter comes home today. Any donation of $ or items will be greatly appreciated. We need about 3 parents willing to help set up, distribute materials, and supervise in the 'madness' (FUN). Please fill out the form and return as soon as possible.
HW:
1-Study for tomorrow's quiz! Students played Kahoot.it to review, please make sure you highlight and study your notes for this quiz. 
2-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT -Sudents will have some time in class to work on research, etc. However, the majority of the project will be done at home. They are due on Thursday, September 28th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores.


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Thursday, September 14, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by Thursday, 9/7, for 3 raffle tickets, by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket. HR Parents/Guardians: Please go to the Parent Conference link and email me with a time/day that you would like to meet for your student's conference. He/She is required to attend the conference!!
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Chapter 4 Test on Lessons 4-6 and 4-8 ONLY on Friday, September 22nd, with notes. 
HW: NONE, we will continue with chapter 4 tomorrow through next week.  
-Science: Section Quiz for Ch. 4-1 will be on Tuesday, 9/20, with notes ONLY, NO DRB.  Solar Cooker $2 donation/parent help letter comes home today. Any donation of $ or items will be greatly appreciated. We need about 3 parents willing to help set up, distribute materials, and supervise in the 'madness' (FUN). Please fill out the form and return as soon as possible.
HW:
1-Emergency Kit due by September 15th. This counts as a project grade! Please refer to the flyer that is coming home today.
2-Notes for Chapter 4-1 were given out today with time in class to work on them. These will be due on Monday, 9/18. 
3-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT guidelines have been handed out. Students will have some time in class to work on research, etc. However, the majority of the project will be done at home. They are due on Thursday, September 28th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores.


Wednesday, September 13, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by Thursday, 9/7, for 3 raffle tickets, by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket. HR Parents/Guardians: Please go to the Parent Conference link and email me with a time/day that you would like to meet for your student's conference. He/She is required to attend the conference!!
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Chapter 4 math test covering lessons 4-1 to 4-5 next Thursday, 9/14, with notes.
HW: Please bring notes for lessons 4-1 to 4-5 to use on the test AND to turn in for grades.  They are worth 25 points of classwork.  
-Science: Solar Cooker $2 donation/parent help letter comes home today. Any donation of $ or items will be greatly appreciated.  We need about 3 parents willing to help set up, distribute materials, and supervise in the 'madness' (FUN).  Please fill out the form and return as soon as possible.  
HW:
1-Emergency Kit due by September 15th. This counts as a project grade! Please refer to the flyer that is coming home today.
2-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT guidelines have been handed out. Students will have some time in class to work on research, etc. However, the majority of the project will be done at home. They are due on Thursday, September 28th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores. 


Tuesday, September 12, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by Thursday, 9/7, for 3 raffle tickets, by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket. HR Parents/Guardians: Please go to the Parent Conference link and email me with a time/day that you would like to meet for your student's conference. He/She is required to attend the conference!!

ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Chapter 4 math test covering lessons 4-1 to 4-5 next Thursday, 9/14, with notes.
HW: Practice Test 2B was started today in class. Students MUST complete it for our final review before the math test on Thursday. Due to the deadline of Progress Reports, there will NOT be an opportunity to Request to Retest before the grades are due. It is vital that all students do their very best on this assessment!!  
-Science: Students may stay afterschool tomorrow, Wednesday, 9/13, til 3:15pm to work on their solar cookers by themselves or with their partners. PLEASE NOTE: transportation home must be arranged by students/parents.  
HW:
1-DRB for Ch. 4-1: The Characteristics of Cells is due tomorrow. Students had the class period on Friday, 9/8, to begin this assignment.  
2-Emergency Kit due by September 15th. This counts as a project grade! Please refer to the flyer that is coming home today.
3-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT guidelines have been handed out. Students will have some time in class to work on research, etc. However, the majority of the project will be done at home. They are due on Thursday, September 28th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores. Donations and parent volunteers needed and the form will be sent out this week!!


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Friday, September 8, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by Thursday, 9/7, for 3 raffle tickets, by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket. HR Parents/Guardians: Please go to the Parent Conference link and email me with a time/day that you would like to meet for your student's conference. He/She is required to attend the conference!!
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW: Start reviewing for the math test!! You started a very intensive review in class today and we will continue with this next week. You need to use your notes and review!! Please come to class prepared to work on these lessons!! 
Chapter 4 math test covering lessons 4-1 to 4-5 next Thursday, 9/14, with notes.
-Science
HW:
1-Emergency Kit due by September 15th. This counts as a project grade! Please refer to the flyer that is coming home today.
2-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT guidelines have been handed out. Students will have some time in class to work on research, etc. However, the majority of the project will be done at home. They are due on Thursday, September 28th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores. Donations and parent volunteers needed and the form will be sent out next week!!


Thursday, September 7, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by Thursday, 9/7, for 3 raffle tickets, by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket. HR Parents/Guardians: Please go to the Parent Conference link and email me with a time/day that you would like to meet for your student's conference. He/She is required to attend the conference!! 

ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW: SHOW YOUR PROBLEMS/WORK ON A SEPARATE SHEET OF PAPER TO RECEIVE FULL CREDIT FOR THE HOMEWORK.
Regular & Challenge: Page 304 (13) Page 305 (26,27,28,29)
Chapter 4 math test covering lessons 4-1 to 4-5 next Thursday, 9/14, with notes.
-Science
HW:
1-Emergency Kit due by September 15th. This counts as a project grade! Please refer to the flyer that is coming home today.
2-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT guidelines have been handed out. Students will have some time in class to work on research, etc. However, the majority of the project will be done at home. They are due on Thursday, September 28th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores. Donations and parent volunteers needed and the form will be sent out next week!!


Wednesday, September 6, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by Thursday, 9/7, for 3 raffle tickets, by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW: SHOW YOUR PROBLEMS/WORK ON A SEPARATE SHEET OF PAPER TO RECEIVE FULL CREDIT FOR THE HOMEWORK. 
Regular: page 303 (2,3,5,6,7,9,10)
Challenge: page 303 (34,6,8,9,11,12)
Chapter 4 math test covering lessons 4-1 to 4-5 next Thursday, 9/14, with notes.
-Science
HW: Chapter 2 Test on Thursday, September 7th, with notes/note card. Please keep all papers from this chapter to study and review for the test.
1-Please study NOW for the test on Thursday! You may use notes and the study card on the test, but NOT the DRB for ch. 2-1 or the DRA for ch. 2-2. Please check Google Classroom for the link to Quizlet.com to help you master the vocabulary words from the chapter.
2-Emergency Kit due by September 15th. This counts as a project grade! Please refer to the flyer that is coming home today.
3-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT guidelines went home today. Students will have some time in class to work on research, etc. However, the majority of the project will be done at home. They are due on Thursday, September 28th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores. Donations and parent volunteers needed and the form will be sent out next week!!


Tuesday, September 5, 2017: HR students ONLY: Sign and return Student Survey Consent-by Thursday, 9/7, for 3 raffle tickets, by 9/29, for 1 raffle ticket.  
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW: Regular: pages 295-298 (2,3,5,6,10,13,27,30,32,35)
         Challenge: pages 295-298 (3,7,10,11,12,13,14,17,27)
Chapter 4 math test covering lessons 4-1 to 4-5 next Thursday, 9/14, with notes. 
-Science
HW:
1-Please study NOW for the test on Thursday! You may use notes and the study card on the test, but NOT the DRB for ch. 2-1 or the DRA for ch. 2-2.  Please check Google Classroom for the link to Quizlet.com to help you master the vocabulary words from the chapter.  
2-Emergency Kit due by September 15th. This counts as a project grade! Please refer to the flyer that is coming home today.
3-SOLAR COOKER PROJECT guidelines went home today. Students will have some time in class to work on research, etc. However, the majority of the project will be done at home. They are due on Thursday, September 28th. Weather permitting, we will be warming up our marshmallows for our s'mores. Donations and parent volunteers needed and the form will be sent out next week!!
Chapter 2 Test on Thursday, September 7th, with notes/note card. Please keep all papers from this chapter to study and review for the test.


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Friday, September 1, 2017:  No School on Monday, September 4th, LABOR DAY!! 

ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW: NONE

-Science
HW: Emergency Kit due by September 15th. This counts as a project grade! Please refer to the flyer that is coming home today. 
Chapter 2 Test on Thursday, September 7th, with notes/note card. We will review beginning next week. Please keep all papers from this chapter to study and review for the test.  


Thursday, August 31, 2017:

ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW:
*Fraction Grid Art is NOT due until Friday, September 1st.
*Regular HW: Pages 287-290 (2,5,6,8,10,14,31,33,34,37)
*Challenge HW: Pages 287-290 (8,10,12,14,27,31,33,34,37)
-Science
HW:
*Study the notes for Ch 2-2 that will be used on Friday's quiz.  Quiz on this section will be Friday, September 1st with notes that we will complete tomorrow.


Wednesday, August 30, 2017:

ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW:
*Fraction Grid Art is NOT due until Friday, September 1st.
*Regular HW: Pages 275-278 (2,3,4,5,6,7,12, 14,27,31)
*Challenge HW: Pages 275-278 (5,7,8,12,14,15,24,27,31)
-Science
HW:
*Finish the Ch. 2-2 Notes that we did in class today. It is only the back side, since we corrected the front side in class today. These notes will be used on Friday's quiz.  It is also the "Ticket" to play the Kahoot.it review game tomorrow.
Quiz on this section will be Friday, September 1st with notes that we will complete tomorrow.


Tuesday, August 29, 2017:
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW:
*GCF/LCM worksheet (1,4,7,8,9,10,13,14).
*Fraction Grid Art is NOT due until Friday, September 1st.
*Request to Retest DUE BY WEDNESDAY, August 30th, with test being taken before/after school, or during lunch. Please communicate any need for a different day via email : sandra_calonge@etiwanda.org

-Science
HW:
*From video notes (today)-Write a summary paragraph on the following: What are nutrients? Why are they important? Be sure to use the details from the video about some of the different types of nutrients, like fats, proteins, etc. and what they do in the human body.
Quiz on this section will be Friday, September 1st with notes that we will complete tomorrow.


Monday, August 28, 2017:
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW:
*Regular HW: Homework Practice Worksheet (all).
*Challenge HW: Enrich Worksheet (1-12 only).
*Fraction Grid Art is NOT due until Friday, September 1st.
*Parent Signature on Test AND Corrections for missed problems on a separate sheet of paper with reason/explanation of correction due on Tuesday, 8/29. Ex. It should have been -2 because -8/4 is a problem with different signs and the quotient is negative.
*Request to Retest DUE BY WEDNESDAY, August 30th, with test being taken before/after school, or during lunch. Please communicate any need for a different day via email : sandra_calonge@etiwanda.org

-Science
HW:
*Directed Reading A for Ch. 2-2 is due on Tuesday, August 29th. Students had the period after the quiz to work on this, and they will today's science period as well. Quiz on this section will be Friday, September 1st with notes that we will complete on Wednesday.

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Friday, August 25, 2017:
HR: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
SW: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW:   Fraction Grid Art is NOT due until Friday, September 1st. Parent Signature on Test AND Corrections for missed problems on a separate sheet of paper with reason/explanation of correction. Ex. It should have been -2 because -8/4 is a problem with different signs and the quotient is negative. Request to Retest DUE BY WEDNESDAY, August 30th, with test being taken before/after school, or during lunch. Please communicate any need for a different day via email : sandra_calonge@etiwanda.org

-Science
HW: Directed Reading A for Ch. 2-2 is due on Tuesday, August 29th. Students had the period after the quiz to work on this, and they will have Monday's science period as well.  Quiz on this section will be Friday, September 1st with a study card. 


Thursday, August 24, 2017:

HR: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
SW: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW:Chapter 3 Math Tests and Notes handed back to students today!! Parent Signature on Test AND Corrections for missed problems on a separate sheet of paper with reason/explanation of correction. Ex. It should have been -2 because -8/4 is a problem with different signs and the quotient is negative.  Request to Retest DUE BY WEDNESDAY, August 30th, with test being taken before/after school, or during lunch. Please communicate any need for a different day via email : sandra_calonge@etiwanda.org

-Science HW:Make your Study Card for Friday's quiz. You may use both sides of the card, but you may NOT type/paste the information on the card. It needs to be handwritten, unless specifically given permission based on injury or need. Study for the Section Quiz on Friday, 8/25. Google Slide Presentation-Living and Non-Living Things due on Thursday, 8/24,11:59pm. I have given the students class time each day to work on this assignment and am hopeful that none of them are staying up that late to complete it. Please be sure to "Turn in" via Google Classroom!!

Wednesday, August 23, 2017:

HR: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
SW: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math:
HW: Pages 251-252- Complete the problems for 21st Century Careers on page 252. Be sure to show your work! 

-Science HW:Make your Study Card for Friday's quiz. You may use both sides of the card, but you may NOT type/paste the information on the card. It needs to be handwritten, unless specifically given permission based on injury or need. Study for the Section Quiz on Friday, 8/25.  Google Slide Presentation-Living and Non-Living Things due on Thursday, 8/24. Please be sure to "Turn in" via Google Classroom!! 

Tuesday, August 22, 2017:

HR: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
SW: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Test on Chapter 3 will be on Wednesday, August 23rd, with NOTES.
HW: Chapter 3 Notes due (25 points Classwork) tomorrow. Please be sure to have them organized and ready to use on the test!

-Science HW:Study for the Section Quiz on Friday, 8/28.  Google Slide Presentation-Living and Non-Living Things assigned Friday, due on Thursday, 8/24. 

Monday, August 21, 2017:
HR: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
SW: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Test on Chapter 3 will be on Wednesday, August 23rd, with NOTES.
HW: Practice Test for Chapter 3.  Students wishing to qualify for the Chapter 4 Independent Study will take the Ch. 4 Preview test on Monday, 8/21.

-Science HW: Directed Reading B (DRB) for Ch 2-1 due on Tuesday, 8/22. GOOGLE Classroom assignment: Google Slide Presentation-Living and Non-Living Things assigned Friday, due on Thursday, 8/24. Students will be given time in class to work on this AFTER they have completed the DRB.

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BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT is Wednesday, August 16th. Looking forward to meeting you and sharing with you my program for your students.
Library services letter from Mrs. Thorne (this was sent home with students today)

Friday, August 18, 2017:
HR: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.  
SW: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Test on Chapter 3 will be on Wednesday, August 23rd, with NOTES.
HW: Lesson 3-5 worksheet. We worked on this in class and students should have completed it here at school. We will review for the test on Monday/Tuesday next week.  Students wishing to qualify for the Chapter 4 Independent Study will take the Ch. 4 Preview test on Monday, 8/21. 

-Science HW: Directed Reading B (DRB) for Ch 2-1 was started yesterday in class. Students given time in class today to work on it.  It is due on Tuesday, 8/22. GOOGLE Classroom assignment: Google Slide Presentation-Living and Non-Living Things assigned today, due on Thursday, 8/24. Students will be given time in class to work on this AFTER they have completed the DRB. 

Thursday, August 17, 2017:

HR: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder. Also, there is a Back to School Quiz that students need to complete by Thursday, August 17th. They can do it online or print it up and turn it in. 6 Levels bookmark and Goals due on Friday, 8/18.
SW: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Test on Chapter 3 will be on (tentative) Wednesday, August 23rd, with NOTES.
HW: Lesson 3-4  worksheet.

-Science HW: Directed Reading B (DRB) for Ch 2-1 was started today in class. We will work on this in class tomorrow. It is due on Tuesday, 8/22. 

Wednesday, August 16, 2017:
HR: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder. Also, there is a Back to School Quiz that students need to complete by Thursday, August 17th. They can do it online or print it up and turn it in. 6 Levels bookmark and Goals due on Friday, 8/18. 
SW: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Test on Chapter 3 will be on (tentative) Wednesday, August 23rd, with NOTES. 
HW: Inquiry Lab 3-4 worksheet. 

-Science HW: None

Tuesday, August 15, 2017:  

HR: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder. Also, there is a Back to School Quiz that students need to complete by Thursday, August 17th. They can do it online or print it up and turn it in.
SW: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Quiz on Wednesday, 8/16, on lessons 3-1 to 3-3. Students may use their notes on the quiz. HW: Ch 3 Practice Quiz worksheet. We will correct this and review BEFORE students take the quiz tomorrow. Please use your notes and show your work.
-Science HW: None

Monday, August 14, 2017: **Earbuds/headphones needed on Tuesday, 8/15, for the iReady assessment in ELA.  

HR: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder. Also, there is a Back to School Quiz that students need to complete by Thursday, August 17th. They can do it online or print it up and turn it in.
SW: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math: Quiz on Wednesday, 8/16, on lessons 3-1 to 3-3. Students may use their notes on the quiz.  HW: Lesson 3-3 Homework Practice worksheet. Please use your notes and show your work. 
-Science HW: None
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BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT is Wednesday, August 16th. Looking forward to meeting you and sharing with you my program for your students. 
Library services letter from Mrs. Thorne (this was sent home with students today)
Friday, August 11, 2017: **Earbuds/headphones needed on Monday, 8/14, for the iReady assessment in math. This is the first one that will NOT be used in any way for grades, it allows me to see where students are starting 7th grade in math. It is to assist me with planning, small groups, focus on math domains, etc.

HR: Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder. Also, there is a Back to School Quiz that students need to complete by Thursday, August 17th. They can do it online or print it up and turn it in.
SW:  Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math HW: Math Journal is due today, 8/11. It can be submitted on Google Classroom. This was assigned on Monday, 8/7. 
-Science HW: None

Thursday, August 10, 2017: **Earbuds/headphones needed on Friday, 8/11, and Monday, 8/14, for the iReady assessment in math. This is the first one that will NOT be used in any way for grades, it allows me to see where students are starting 7th grade in math. It is to assist me with planning, small groups, focus on math domains, etc.
HR: Please complete the paperwork from both SIS and me and return by Friday, 8/11. Each student received a folder with important forms and notices. Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder. Also, there is a Back to School Quiz that students need to complete by Thursday, August 17th. They can do it online or print it up and turn it in.
SW: Please complete the paperwork from me by Friday, . Each student received a folder with important forms and notices. Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math HW: Lesson 3-2 Homework Practice worksheet. Please use PENCIL ONLY on math homework! Show your work when possible. Box, circle, or highlight your answers. Due tomorrow!!
-Math Journal (on a separate sheet of paper or via Google Classroom) due by Friday, 8/11

Wednesday, August 9, 2017: **Earbuds/headphones needed on Friday, 8/11, and Monday, 8/14, for the iReady assessment in math. This is the first one that will NOT be used in any way for grades, it allows me to see where students are starting 7th grade in math.  It is to assist me with planning, small groups, focus on math domains, etc.  
HR: Please complete the paperwork from both SIS and me and return by Friday, 8/11. Each student received a folder with important forms and notices. Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder. Also, there is a Back to School Quiz that students need to complete by Thursday, August 17th. They can do it online or print it up and turn it in.
SW: Please complete the paperwork from me by Friday, . Each student received a folder with important forms and notices. Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math HW: Inquiry Lab: Add Integers worksheet. Please use PENCIL ONLY on math homework! Show your work when possible. Box, circle, or highlight your answers. Due tomorrow!!
-Superhero ID sheet is due Thursday, 8/10. I will take student pictures if students don't have one to use from home.
-Math Journal (on a separate sheet of paper or via Google Classroom) due by Friday, 8/11


Tuesday, August 8, 2017:

HR: Please complete the paperwork from both SIS and me and return by Friday, 8/11. Each student received a folder with important forms and notices. Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder. Also, there is a Back to School Quiz that students need to complete by Thursday, August 17th. They can do it online or print it up and turn it in.
SW: Please complete the paperwork from me by Friday, . Each student received a folder with important forms and notices. Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS:
-Math HW: 3-1 Homework Practice worksheet. Please use PENCIL ONLY on math homework! Show your work when possible. Box, circle, or highlight your answers. Due tomorrow!!
-Superhero ID sheet is due Thursday, 8/10. I will take student pictures if students don't have one to use from home.
-Math Journal (on a separate sheet of paper or via Google Classroom) due by Friday, 8/11



Monday, August 7, 2017:

HR: Please complete the paperwork from both SIS and me and return by Friday, 8/11.  Each student received a folder with important forms and notices. Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder. Also, there is a Back to School Quiz that students need to complete by Thursday, August 17th. They can do it online or print it up and turn it in. 
SW: Please complete the paperwork from me by Friday, . Each student received a folder with important forms and notices. Create your ClassDojo.com account using the paper provided in the folder.
ALL STUDENTS
-Superhero ID sheet is due Thursday, 8/10. I will take student pictures if students don't have one to use from home.
-Math Journal (on a separate sheet of paper or via Google Classroom) due by Friday, 8/11
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