Language Arts Homework

Week of 9/17-9/21

posted Sep 17, 2018, 7:09 AM by Jackie Klein   [ updated Sep 17, 2018, 9:51 AM ]

7th Grade:
9/17: Begin root word notes for celer, chronos and cresco, library time
9/18: Finish root word notes, get reading partners and begin reading Call of the Wild
9/19: Read Call of the Wild, Chapters 1-3, complete vocab notes in google classroom
9/21: Finish Call of the Wild reading and vocab notes

8th Grade: 
9/17: Finish Russian Revolution Figures Research, library time
9/18:  Root Word Notes caput, clino and cognito, begin reading Animal Farm
9/20: Animal Farm, Chapters 1-3 and vocab homework on Google Classroom, due Friday
9/21: Finish vocab assignment on Google Classroom

Week of 9/10-9/14

posted Sep 10, 2018, 8:16 AM by Jackie Klein   [ updated Sep 11, 2018, 7:21 AM ]

Homework for both grades: Spelling Packet and Test-Lesson 2-due Friday, 9/14
7th Grade: 
9/10: Spelling Packet overview and library time
9/11: Root Word Notes:  audio,bene and circum
9/12: Call of the Wild Intro: Klondike Gold Rush Research
9/14: Spelling test, lesson 2, finish Call of the Wild Intro

8th Grade:
9/10: Spelling packet overview and library time
9/11: Root Word Notes: ars, brevis, and canto
9/13: Animal Farm Intro: Russian Revolution research
9/14: Spelling test, political parody

Week of 9/5-9/7

posted Sep 5, 2018, 8:08 AM by Jackie Klein

7th Grade: 
9/5: Finish "Charles" extended ending, set up quizlet, complete root word notes for ab, ad and amo (If you were absent, talk to me about the format)
9/7: Finish root word notes

8th Grade: 
9/6: Finish "The Bet" backstory, set up quizlet, complete root word notes for aequus, ago/acta, and anthropos  (If you were absent, talk to me about the format)
9/7: Finish root word notes

Week of 8/27-8/31

posted Aug 27, 2018, 8:24 AM by Jackie Klein

7th Grade:
8/27: Charles Story Map intro and library time
8/28: Finish Charles Story map and begin extended ending
8/29: Charles extended ending
8/30: No class, 7th grade ropes course field trip
8/31: No class, Math and Science block day

8th Grade: 
8/27: "The Bet" Story map and library time
8/28: Finish "The Bet" Story Map and turn-in
8/29: Literary terms overview and pre-assessment
8/30: Short story: "The Open Boat", review point of view, theme and characterization
8/31: No class, ropes course field trip

Week of 8/20-8/24

posted Aug 20, 2018, 1:21 PM by Jackie Klein   [ updated Aug 20, 2018, 1:22 PM ]

Homework for both grades: Spelling Packet and test, Lesson 7, due Friday, 8/24
7th Grade:
8/20: Begin pargraph editing and library overview
8/21: Paragraph warm-up, spelling packet overview and work time
8/22: iReady reading test
8/24: Paragraph editing, Spelling test-Lesson 1- Finish iReady: "Charles" short story

8th grade: 
8/20: Begin paragraph editing and library overview
8/21: Paragraph warm-up, spelling packet overview and work time
8/23: iReady reading test
8/24: Paragraph editing, spelling test-Lesson 1, finish iReady, IR time


Week of 8/14-17

posted Aug 13, 2018, 10:06 AM by Jackie Klein

Welcome back!  I'm looking forward to a great year!
7th Grade:
8/14: MS Team Policy and Procedures: HW: Handbook parent signature due to ELO teacher by Friday, 8/17
8/15: Language Arts Policies-day 1-Reading and Writing Survey: HW: Syllabus signature due Friday, 8/17
8/16: Finish language arts procedures and reading and writing survey HW: Syllabus signature due Friday, 8/17
 8/17: My personal symbol HW: None

8th Grade
 
8/14: MS Team Policy and Procedures: HW: Handbook parent signature due to ELO teacher by Friday, 8/17
8/15: Language Arts Policies-day 1-Reading and Writing Survey: HW: Syllabus signature due Friday, 8/17
8/16: Finish language arts procedures and reading and writing survey HW: Syllabus signature due Friday, 8/17
 8/17:  Goal Setting HW: None


Week of 5/14-18

posted May 14, 2018, 7:11 AM by Jackie Klein   [ updated May 14, 2018, 7:12 AM ]

7th Grade Homework: Spelling final study guide and late tickets due Wednesday, 5/16!
5/14: Project work time
5/15: Finish holocaust projects
5/16: Spelling final-project presentations
5/18: Last day of school!  Walking field trip to Loveland Sports Park

8th Grade Homework: Spelling final study guide and late tickets due Thursay, 5/17!
5/14: Digital time capsule work time
5/15: Finish digital time capsules
5/17: Last day for 8th grade!  Spelling final, digital time capsule presentations. 

Week of 5/7-5/11

posted May 8, 2018, 7:41 AM by Jackie Klein

7th Grade: 
5/7: Read Boy in the Striped Pajamas, preview book fair in the Library
5/8: Finish reading Boy in the Striped Pajamas
5/9: iReady reading test, project work time
5/11: Project work time

8th Grade: 
5/7: Digital Time Capsule work time, preview book fair in the Library
5/8: Go over project checklist, work on time capsule
5/10: iReady reading test, project work time
5/11: Project work time

Week of 4/30-5/4

posted May 2, 2018, 8:54 AM by Jackie Klein

7th Grade: 
4/30: Holocaust book project overview: Library time
5/1: Begin reading The Boy in the Stripped Pajamas
5/2: Continue reading The Boy in the Stripped Pajamas
5/4: Continue reading The Boy in the Stripped Pajamas

8th Grade:
4/30: "At Gettysburg" reflection questions and library time
5/1: Finish "At Gettysburg" reflection and project overview
5/3: Digital Time Capsule work time
5/4: Digital Time Capsule work time

Week of 4/23-4/27

posted Apr 24, 2018, 9:26 AM by Jackie Klein   [ updated Apr 25, 2018, 7:37 AM ]

7th Grade:
4/23: Catch-up day
4/24: Holocaust background research
4/25: "The Power of Light" short story discussion
4/27: No School

8th Grade:
4/23: Man in the Water Reflection questions
4/24: Finish Man in the Water reflection questions and first grade poems
4/26: "At Gettysburg" poem discussion
4/27: No School

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