Thursday, May 17, 2018

Math: 5/21-6/1

Math 7:
Mon.Ch 12 Study GuidePractice Test Tues.
Tues.Ch. 12 Test-Wed.
Wed.Box Project- Intro. & Pizza Boxes-Thurs.
Thurs.Box Project- Pizza / Basketball Box-Fri.
Fri.Box Project- Basketball Box-Mon.
Mon.Memorial Day- No School-Tues.
Tues.Box Project- Basketball Box-Wed.
Wed.Make Your Own Box-Thurs.
Thurs.Make Your Own Box-Fri.
Fri.Make Your Own BoxHave a great Summer!
Mon.Ch. 12 Study GuidePractice Test pg 765Tues.
Tues.Ch. 12 Test-Wed.
Wed.13.6 Probability of Simple Events9-21 odd, 26-27 pg 816-818Thurs.
Thurs.13.7 Biased & Unbiased Events5, 7, 9, 13, 15, 21-25, 27-30 pg 824-826Fri.
Fri.13.8 Tree Diagrams & FCP6, 9, 11, 15, 16, 18, 21-23 pg 829-831Mon.
Mon.Memorial Day- No School-Tues.
Tues.13.9 Permutations & Combinations5-25 odd, 31-33, 35 pg 836-837Wed.
Wed.13.10 Independent, Dependent & Mutually Exclusive Events5-17 odd, 19-21, 23, 35-38 pg 843-845Thurs.
Thurs.Ch. 13 Study GuidePractice Test 9-20 pg 852Fri.
Fri.Ch. 13 Test (Yes, there is a test on the last day)Have a great Summer!

Sunday, May 13, 2018

ELA Week of May 14th

We will be wrapping up our Dystopian Book Club Unit this week! Here is an overview of the week!

Monday: Class dystopian read aloud & putting skills into action

Tuesday: Dystopian Book Socratic & Reflection

Wednesday: STAR test

Thursday: Dystopian Writing Assignment (WRE)

Friday: Dystopian Movie Comparison & Socratic Discussion Prep *modified schedule for Wellness Day/Fun Run

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Math: Week 5/14-5/18

Math 7:
Mon.12.5a Dilations12.5a WkstTues.
Tues.STAR Test-Wed.
Wed.Ch 12 Part 2 ReviewReview packetThurs.
Thurs.Ch 12 Study GuidePractice Test Fri.
Fri.Ch. 12 Test-Mon.
Mon.12.8 Similar Solids7-13 odd, 17, 21, 23 pg 575-578Tues.
Tues.STAR Test-Wed.
Wed.Surface Area Review12.5-12.8 ReviewThurs.
Thurs.Ch. 12 Study GuidePractice Test pg 765Fri.

Sunday, May 6, 2018

ELA Week of 5/7

This week we will be continuing our last bend of our Dystopian Book Club Unit! Students have been reading and analyzing different aspects of their dystopion novels. Here are our focuses this week:

Monday: Self-Reflection & Journal Gallery Walk

Tuesday: What do dystopian novels reveal about our world?

Wednesday: What connections are there between dystopian worlds and our own society?

Thursday: Read Aloud - Putting our Skills into Action!

Friday: Read Aloud Continued!

Excited for a great week!

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Math: Week of 4/30-5/3

Math 7:
Mon.12.1a Angle Relationships7, 9, 10-16 all, 23, 29-36 all pg 677-679Tues.
Tues.12.1c Angles in Triangles11-43 odd pg 684-686Wed.
Wed.12.1d Quadrilaterals7-43 odd pg 690-692Thurs.
Thurs.12.1e Polygons7-27 odd, 34 pg 696-697Fri.
Fri.100's Chart ActivityMake a 100's Chart PictureMon.
Mon.12.1 Cross Sections7-15 odd, 21, 22, 34-36 pg 709-711Tues.
Tues.12.2 Volume of Prisms7-19 odd, 23, 27, 31 pg 716-717Wed.
Wed.12.3 Volume of Cylinders7-15 odd, 27, 29 pg 721-722Thurs.
Thurs.12.4 Volume of Pyramids, Cones, & Spheres7-15 odd, 19, 21, 29, 39, 41 pg 728-730Fri.
Fri.100's Chart ActivityMake a 100's Chart PictureMon.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Reminder - 8th Grade Field Trip Friday

The 8th Grade Field Trip to Devil's Lake is this Friday! Please make sure your student has the following things with them on Friday when they leave for school:

  • Sturdy Walking Shoes (Students will be walking up 0.5 miles of rock steps. The trail is wet and muddy in some places, gym shoes/hiking shoes are required to get on the bus)
  • Dress for the weather! It appears there is the potential for rain in the afternoon, please make sure your student has an extra layer or two in their backpack
  • Backpack (to carry water, snacks, extra layers, their phone and the assignment they will need to fill out during the trip)
  • A bag lunch (if you did not order one from school)
  • A pencil 
  • Students will get their assignment and a clipboard at school on Friday
Our schedule for Friday can be found below:

7:33-9:07→ Students Report to Elective Classes
9:07 - 9:15 → Nutrition Break, no bathrooms available again until 11:00
9:15 - 9:30 → Meeting in cafeteria/Group lists/What to expect/Load Buses
9:30 - 10:15 → Travel to Roznos Meadow Trailhead
10:15 - 10:50 → View quartzite bluffs and terminal moraine plug
10:50 - 11:00 → Load buses/travel to South Shore picnic area
11:00 - 11:30 → Lunch (eat in your group)/Bathroom
11:30 - 11:45 → Regroup/Discuss safety/What to do in your packet
11:45 - 1:45 → Hike to North Shore via Grattos Trail → Potholes Trail → East Bluff Trail → North Shore
By 2:00 → Load Buses
2:00 - 2:45 → Return to Poynette

Monday, April 23, 2018

ELA Week of April 23rd

This week we will be continuing our dystopian novel unit. Students should still be bringing their books home to read. Some students are moving to their second, third, or even fourth book and doing amazing work! Here are our focuses this week.

Monday: Obstacles - Personal, External, Systemic

Tuesday: Discussion about Dystopian Novels

Wednesday: Symbolism

Thursday: Complexity of Series Novels

Friday: Using Reading Notebooks Effectively

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Math: Week of 4/23-4/27

Math 7:
Mon.10.2c Surface Area of Cylinders5-11 odd, 17-19 pg 590-591Tues.
Tues.10.2e Surface Area of Pyramids5-13 odd, 17, 19-22 pg 596-597Wed.
Wed.10.3e Vol. & SA of Composite Figures7-11, 19 pg 608-609Thurs.
Thurs.Surface Area ReviewReview PacketFri.
Fri.Ch. 10 Study GuidePractice Test pg 616Mon.
Ch. 10 Test MONDAY 4/30?
OR we will skip the Surface Area Review and have the test on Friday 4/27.
Mon.11.6 Area of Quadrilaterals & Triangles7-17 odd, 21, 23, 29 pg 665-667Tues.
Tues.11.7 Circumference of Circles9-17 odd, 27, 31 pg 673-675Wed.
Wed.11.8 Area of Circles & Sectors11-29 odd, 35, 39 pg 681-683 Thurs.
Thurs.11.9 Area of Composite Figures7, 9, 11, 13, 19, 21, 29 pg 687-689Fri.
Fri.Ch. 11 Study GuidePractice Test pg 697Mon.
Ch. 11 Test MONDAY 4/30

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

ELA Week of April 16th

This week we will be in the thick of our Dystopian Book Club Unit. Students are reading in books clubs of 2 - 3 people and learning about the world gone awry within their book. You should expect your student to come home with a book and have some homework reading out of this book each night! Here is what we are focusing on this week!

Tuesday: Character Archetypes

Wednesday: Complex characters might fit many archetypes or some of many

Thursday: Obstacles - Personal, External, Systematic

Friday: Wondering more about the details learned! Making theories (or changing theories!)

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Math: Week of 4/16-4/20

Math 7:
Mon.10.1f Volume of Cones1-15 odd, 21, 23, 25 pg 577-578Tues.
Tues.Volume ReviewReview PacketWed.
Wed.Mid Ch. 10 Quiz1-12 pg 580-581 Thurs.
Thurs.10.2b Surface Area of Prisms5-9 odd, 13, 15, 23, 24, 25, 27 pg 585-587Fri.
Fri.10.2c Surface Area of Cylinders5-11 odd, 17-19 pg 590-591Mon.
Mon.11.4 Properties of Quadrilaterals7-19 odd, 27 pg 648-649Tues.
Tues.11.5 Properties of Polygons7-27 odd, 37, 39-42 pg 654-656Wed.
Wed.11.1-11.5 ReviewReview PacketThurs.
Thurs.Mid Ch. QuizTessellation Project Due 4/20Fri.
Fri.11.6 Area of Quadrilaterals & Triangles7-17 odd, 21, 23, 29 pg 665-667Mon.