Team 8 Blue 2/26-3/2
Parent Teacher Communication
The weekly Agenda is a projection of what will be accomplished in every class but could be subject to change depending on the needs of the students.
American History (Engel) –
Monday: Civil War Part 1 Quiz
Tuesday: Technology, Role of Women, Medicine, Hospitals
Wednesday: African American Soldiers
Thursday: Battle of Gettysburg
Friday: Gettysburg Address
English (Mr. Banks)-Next week in Language Arts, students will be independently working through a few non-fiction articles. They will be expected to take notes as they work, and complete a quiz at the end. The class will then begin our first fiction piece for the unit.
Math (Ms. Elliott)-
Math: Transformations (Reflection, Rotation, Translation) Quiz on Tuesday 2/27/18.
Symmetry Project handed out Monday due 3/2/18
Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday: Congruent and Similar Polygons
Co-taught Math (Ms. Chou/Mrs. Story) –
-Monday – BPW Inv. 1.1/1.2 (Reflectional/Translational/Rotational Symmetry) – HW: BWP Inv. 1.1 Homework
-Tuesday – BPW Inv. 1.2/1.4 (Rotational Symmetry and More about Rigid Transformations)
-Wednesday – BPW Inv. 1 Review – HW: BPW Inv. 1 Study Guide
-Thursday – BPW Inv. 1 Quiz
-Friday – BPW Finish Inv. 1 Quiz
Foundational Math (Mrs. Story)-
Working on Functions
Algebra (Ms. Waugh) –
We will be finishing up Chapter 7, exponential functions, Chapter 7 test on Wednesday.
Science (Mrs. Miller/Mrs. Goodson) –
Monday: Completing 3.1 – What is heredity.
Tuesday: Introduce 3.2 – Probability – Assign 3.2 vocabulary
Wednesday: Probability activity
Thursday: Comparing Genotypes and Phenotypes
Friday: Quiz over 3.1 and 3.2 – 3.2 Vocabulary Graffiti due.
Example of Vocabulary Graffiti
General Team Reminders
Candy should not be eaten in the classroom unless given to by an adult. Mints are included in this.
Starter expectations for all core classes are the same. Students are to come into the classroom, sit in their assigned seat, and complete the starter activity at a level 0.
Students were given a morning pass for before school help, it is on a lavender card.
Please help remind students to bring their materials to school.
Conferences March 12-14th
No School March 15-23 (Conference Make-up and Spring Break)
Science State Assessments: March 27-29
NO School March 30 and April 2nd, Easter Break
Social Studies State Assessments: April 4-6
English Language Arts State Assessments: April 10-13
Math State Assessments: April 17-20
Integrity PRIDE award winners
Next week’s PRIDE award will focus on Excellence
Math – Connect Four!
Moral Machine – Deciding the fate of who survives.
Box Tops For Education!
Don’t forget to send in your box tops! Mrs. Miller has sheets for the students to tape 10 box tops on and turn in. If you send your box tops in, we will get them on the sheets for you!
The grades hashtag -#8isGreat