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Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
15th week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

November 27, 2017 - Monday  A, B, C, D, E, F

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Turn in page 21 if you did not already do so.

2. Pick up the paper on Telescopes. Work on page 22, by yourself.

HOMEWORK: Page 22 if not finished. Quick quiz tomorrow on 15-1 and 15-2. Use journal page 20 to study.

 

November 28, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Turn in page 22 if you did not already do so.

2. Take the quick quiz on 15-1 and 15-2.

3. Turn in the quick quiz and pick up the Directed Reading assignment for 15 - 3, page 23.

4. Turn in the Directed Reading before leaving class.

HOMEWORK: None

  

November 29, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1.

 

HOMEWORK: None

  

November 30, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1.

 

HOMEWORK: Page 20 if you did not finish.

 

Friday December 1, 2017-   E, F, A, B, C,D

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1.

HOMEWORK:  You may download the 8th grade textbook if you would like to review the material at home.  https://www.cajonvalley.net/Page/11199 

Past Assignments

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Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
14th week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

November 13, 2017 - Monday  A, B, C, D, E, F

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Turn in the extra credit flip book.

2. Pass back pages 13 and 14. Add 14 to the brads.

3. Pick up the laptop assignment, page 15, and get a laptop.

4. Work on the laptop assignment. Turn in page 15.

5. When you have turned in page 15 you may work on 14 back.

HOMEWORK: Finish the foldable on the back of page 14.

 

November 14, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Turn in page 14. Pass back page 15.

2. Circle the correct answers on page 15. Put it in the pocket of your journal.

3. Pick up pages 16 and 17.

4. Lesson on 15-2 Part 2- A Tool for Studying Stars.

5. PPT notes on page 17 front.

6. HR Diagram Activity on page 16.

HOMEWORK: Page 17 back and page 16 back if you are not done. Extra credit if you choose to color the stars on page 17 back.

  

November 15, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Pass back page 14. Add pages 14 to 17 to the brads. Pick up an evaluation sheet.

2. Correct page 17 back. Fill in the evaluation sheet.

3. Turn in the journal with the evaluation sheet. Pick up page 18.

4. PPT notes on 15 - 2 part 3, journal page 18. 

5. Complete the vocabulary on 18 back with your lab group.

6 Turn in page 18 and pick up a Directed Reading paper. Write page 19 on the bottom right hand corner.

7. Work by yourself on page 19. THIS DOES NOT GO HOME. WE WILL CONTINUE TO WORK ON THIS TOMORROW.

8. Turn in page 19 before leaving class.

HOMEWORK: None

  

November 16, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Pass back pages 18 and 19. Add page 18 to the brads.

2. Continue to work on the Directed Reading assignment. Use Holt pages 448 - 449. remember the answers are in the book, in order.

3. Turn in page 19 when you are finished and pick up page 20. 

4. Work on page 20 by yourself until everyone is finished with page 19.

5. When all of the DR papers are turned in you may work together on page 20. Remember page 20 has the questions for the quick quiz that will be on Tuesday after Thanksgiving Break.

6. If you have finished and turned in page 20 you may work on your SS project or your language arts assignment.

HOMEWORK: Page 20 if you did not finish.

 

November 17, 2017 - 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Pass back papers. Pick up the answer key. Correct pages 19 and page 20 in red pen.

2. Return the answer key to the black wire basket.

3. Add pages 19 and 20 to the brads.

4. Pick up page 21 and a laptop.

5. You may work together on page 21. Begin by watching the Video on Constellations. Then complete the FYI of your choice. Then re-watch the video if you need help to answer the quiz questions. The extra credit on the bottom of page 21 front is optional.

HOMEWORK: Page 21 if not finished.There will be a quick quiz on the information presented on page 20 on the 28th of November. You may download the 8th grade textbook if you would like to review the material at home.  https://www.cajonvalley.net/Page/11199 

Due:

elcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
13th week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

November 6, 2017 - Monday  A, B, C, D, E, F

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Turn in the foldable.

2. Take the Pop Quiz on the order of the waves in the electromagnetic spectrum.Turn in the pop quiz.

3. Pick up the laptop assignment and get a laptop.

4. Work on the laptop assignment.

HOMEWORK: Finish the laptop assignment if you did not finish in class.

 

November 7, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Turn in the BrainPop from yesterday, page 12.

2. Get out page 9 and continue with the notes on the back of the paper.

3. 15-1 Part 3. Correct the Directed Reading assignment, page 8. 

4. Return the answer key to the basket.

5. Add pages 8 and 9 to the brads.

6. Pick up the interactive Reading notes, pages 10 and 11. 

HOMEWORK: Finish pages 10 and 11 if you did not finish in class.

  

November 8, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Pass back page 12. 

2. Add pages 10, 11, and 12 to the brads.

3. Correct pages 10, 11, and 12.

4. Fill in the evaluation sheet for pages 8 - 12.

5. Turn in the journal with the evaluation sheet in the pocket. Pick up page 13.

6. PPT notes on 15 - 2, part 1. (journal page 13)

HOMEWORK: Page 13 back. You may download the 8th grade textbook if you would like to review the material at home.  https://www.cajonvalley.net/Page/11199 

  

November 9, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Pass back journals

2. Continue with the life cycle of stars.

3. Turn in page 14.

HOMEWORK: Extra credit: Make a flip book illustrating the life cycle of stars. You may download the 8th grade textbook if you would like to review the material at home.  https://www.cajonvalley.net/Page/11199 

 

November 10, 2017 - Friday Veteran's Day Holiday

Due:

 Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
12th week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

October 30, 2017 - Monday  A, B, C, D, E, F

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Pick up the pink paper.

2. Write #7 on the bottom of the paper.

3. Write your heading on the paper.

4. Get a 6th grade Holt textbook.

5. Get a laptop.

6. Work on your Google Slides using page 7.

HOMEWORK: None

 

October 31, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A Minimum Day 11:30 end time

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. No science today as we are participating in the 3 fun activities.

HOMEWORK: None

  

November 1, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Add pages 6 and 7 to your brads.

2. Pick up journal page 8, Directed Reading 15 -1 .

3. Get a Holt Physical Science book.

4. Listen to the Holt 15 - 1 audio script.

5. Work on page 8 in your lab groups.

6. Turn in page 8, finished or not. We will continue tomorrow.

HOMEWORK: None. You may download the 8th grade textbook if you would like to review the material at home.  https://www.cajonvalley.net/Page/11199 

  

November 2, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Pass out page 9. Complete the PPT Notes on 15-1 Part 2.

2.  Pass back page 8. Continue with page 8. 

3. When you are finished, put it in the period basket and get a laptop to continue with the PPT slides. Remember the directions are on page 7.

4. Page 8 MUST BE IN TODAY.

5. Read AR - Work on other homework- QUIETLY

HOMEWORK: None. You may download the 8th grade textbook if you would like to review the material at home.  https://www.cajonvalley.net/Page/11199 

 

November 3, 2017 - Friday  E, F, A, B, C, D

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. PPT review lesson on the electromagnetic spectrum.

2. Pick up the three papers for today's lesson.

3. You will be creating a foldable describing the electromagnetic spectrum.

4. Fill in the information on  your foldable. 

5. Draw and color a representation of relative size for each wave.

6. Cut out the pieces of the foldable. Tape or glue the papers together.

7. Complete the extra credit if you choose to do so.

HOMEWORK: Finish the foldable. There will be a pop quiz on the order of the waves in the electromagnetic spectrum on Monday.

Due:

 Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
11th week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

October 23, 2017 - Monday  A, B, C, D, E, F

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Turn in the title page for the astronomy unit, page 1.

2. Pass back the journals for chapter 2. You may take them home for your parents to see or you may recycle the papers in the journal.

3. Laptop activity: Life Cycle of Stars, page 2.

HOMEWORK: Finish page 2. 

 

October 24, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Turn in page 2, Life Cycle of Stars, and pick up page 3. 

2. We will be learning how to complete a Chapter Evidence Preview. (CEP) This is journal page 3.

HOMEWORK: None

  

October 25, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Get out page 3.

2. Finish page 3 in your lab groups or by yourself. Turn in page 3.

3. Pick up page 5. Get a laptop and begin the webquest on CATCH THE WAVES.

HOMEWORK: Finish page 5 if you did not do so in class.

  

October 26, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Correct page 5 in red pen. Turn in page 5.

2. Listen to Holt Physical Science, Chapter 15 - 1 pages 436 to 438.

3. Pass out page 4. Take PPT notes on Chapter 15 -1, page 4 front.

4. Work on the pretest, 4 back.

HOMEWORK: Take the pretest o  page 4 back. Have a journal here tomorrow to add pages 1 - 5 and turn in..

 

October 27, 2017 - Friday  E, F, A, B, C, D

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Leave your agenda out for an agenda check.

1. Pass back papers.

2. Add pages 1 - 5 to the brads.

3. Fill in the pink evaluation paper. Turn in the journal with the pink paper in the pocket.

4. Pick up a Halloween paper. This is page 6.

5. Take the three question pop quiz on the small yellow paper. Make sure you use blue, black, or green pen. Turn in the pop quiz to the correct period basket.

6. Bill Nye questions about the Universe. Complete 5 questions. Short answers are fine.

HOMEWORK: None

Due:

 Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
10th week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

October 16, 2017 - Monday - A,B,C,D,E,F

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Take the 2-4 quick quiz in blue, black, or green ink.

2. Turn in the QQ and pick up a laptop and journal page 30.

3. Work on the laptop activity, Compass. if it is working also go to Newsela and read about the Sea Turtles and their inner compass.

4. Pass out grade print out sheets to be signed by parents.

HOMEWORK: Page 30 is due tomorrow. The front is mandatory and the back is extra credit. Rocket extra credit is due by Friday. Parent signatures are due tomorrow for full credit. Chapter 2 science test is Friday.

 

October 17, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Stand on the sides of the room for new seats.

1. Turn in page 30 if you did not do so yesterday.

2. Turn in parent signature papers for full credit.

3. Pick up page 31. We will be continuing our study of topographic maps.

HOMEWORK: Page 31 if you are not finished. Parent signatures for late credit due tomorrow. Rocket extra credit is due by Friday. Chapter 2 science test is Friday.

  

October 18, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Turn in page 31 if you did not do so yesterday.

2. Glove topographic map activity, page 32. Turn in page 32 and pick up page 29. 

3. Page 29 is to continue our study of topographic maps.

HOMEWORK: Page 29. The Study Buddy is due Friday. Chapter 2 science test is Friday.

  

October 19, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Add all pages from 1 - 32 to the brads.

2. Correct page 29. This is graded for completion.

3. Review for the test tomorrow. You are being given the exact questions from the test.

4. Work on your Study Guide, journal page 34 front, or your Study Buddy. The directions are on page 34 back.

HOMEWORK: The Study Buddy is due tomorrow. Turn in your journal tomorrow. Rocket extra credit is due tomorrow. You need a number 2 pencil tomorrow.  Chapter 2 science test is tomorrow.

 

October 20, 2017 - Friday- E, F, A, B, C, D

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Have your extra credit rocket on your desk.

1. Add page 34 to the brads.

2. Pass out the evaluation sheet. Turn in the journal with the evaluation sheet in the inside pocket.

3. Take the chapter two test. Then turn in the Study Buddy, the scantron, and the test.

4. Pick up the title page for the next chapter on astronomy.

HOMEWORK: Astronomy coloring page is due Monday. 

Due:

 Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
9th week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

October 9, 2017 - Monday - A,B,C,D,E,F

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Correct the Directed Reading assignment, page 26, using the answer key.

2. Turn in page 26 to the correct basket and pick up page 27.

3. Get a laptop and begin working on the laptop activity.

HOMEWORK: Page 27 is due tomorrow. Bring in a chocolate chip cookie for tomorrow's lab. The lunch line is not selling cookies at all at this time.

 

October 10, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Turn in page 27 if you did not do so yesterday.

2. Pick up page 28 and a paper towel for today's lab.

3. Chocolate Chip Cookie Topography Lab, page 28.

4. Teach how to read and create a topographic map.

HOMEWORK: Page 28, if not finished. Quick Quiz on 2-3 on Thursday. Remember all the questions are on the back of the 2-3 Directed Reading.

  

October 11, 2017 - Wednesday Field Trip to Planetarium then A & B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Today we will be going to the planetarium for a field trip.

HOMEWORK: Page 28, if not finished. Quick Quiz on 2-3 tomorrow. Remember all the questions are on the back of the 2-3 Directed Reading.

  

October 12, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Turn in page 28 if you did not do so Tuesday.

2. Pass back papers and add them to the journal.

3. Take the 2 - 3 quick quiz in blue, black, or green pen.

4. Topography lesson. Create a paper topographic map in your lab groups.

HOMEWORK: Quick Quiz on 2 - 4 on Monday.

 

October 13, 2017 - Friday- E, F, A, B, C, D

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Leave your agenda out for an agenda check.

1. Pass back papers and add them to the journal.

2. Make-up assignments? Last day of the quarter.

3. Core reward.

HOMEWORK: Quick Quiz on 2 - 4 on Monday.

Due:

 Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
8th week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

October 2, 2017 - Monday - A,B,C,D,E,F

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1.  Make sure your folder is spine facing you. Take the 2 - 2 quick quiz. Turn in the QQ to the correct colored basket.

2. Pass back pages 19 and 20. Add page 19 and 20 to the brads.

3. Go over any missing assignments and collect missing work.

4. When you have 1 - 20 in the brads get a laptop.

5. Follow the directions on page 20 back.

6. Pick up page 21.

HOMEWORK: Page 21 back is due tomorrow. Page 21 front is due Wednesday.

 

October 3, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Correct page 21 back. Score page 21 back in red pen if you completed the assignment on time and corrected properly.

2. BrainPop on parts of a map, journal page 25. Watch the first time and do nothing. Watch the second time and work with your lab partners to complete the quiz questions.

3. When you have finished the quiz pick up journal page 22. 

4. Explain the extra credit on the back of page 25.

5. Information On A Map Activity, journal page 22. You will be turning your hand into a map following all the directions on the PPT and the paper.

6. Turn in your paper, page 22, before leaving class.

7. After turning in your lab you may work on journal page 21 front. You got this paper yesterday and it is due tomorrow.

8. If you are finished with everything you may read or work on another quiet activity.

HOMEWORK: Page 21 front is due tomorrow. Page 25 back is extra credit due tomorrow if you choose to complete it.

  

October 4, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma .

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Have out pages 21 and 25 and a red pen.

2. Correct page 25 and turn it in.

3. Turn in journal page 25 and pick up the answer key to 21 front.

4. Correct page 21 front in red pen.

5. Return the answer key to the black basket. Turn in page 21 to the period basket. Pick up stapled pages 23 and 24.

6. Review Parts of a Map, PPT lesson. BrainPop GPS, BrainPop North Pole.

7. Work on page 23 and 24 in your lab group.

HOMEWORK: Journal Pages 23 and 24. 24 back is extra credit.

  

October 5, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma .

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Turn in pages 23 and 24 if you did not do so yesterday.

2. Pick up a textbook for the foldable today.

3. Your foldable will be passed out to you. It already has your heading on it.

4. Work on the foldable following the directions on the foldable itself.

HOMEWORK: Foldable is due tomorrow.

 

October 6, 2017 - Friday- E, F, A, B, C, D

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Leave your agenda out for an agenda check.

1. Turn in the foldable and pick up page 25.

2. Work on the Directed Reading assignment by yourself.

HOMEWORK: Directed Reading 2 - 4 is due Monday. Bring a chocolate chip cookie for Tuesday's topographic map lab.

Due:

 Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
7th week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

September 25, 2017 - Monday - A,B,C,D,E,F

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Pass back journals. Turn in page 14 if you did not already do so on Friday. (full credit)

2. Turn in extra credit if you chose to complete it. (How to use a Triple Beam Balance paragraph)

3. Laptop Lesson on Measuring Matter, journal page 15. Make sure you watch the video before beginning the assignment.

4. Page 15 front and the top of 15 back are mandatory. Page 15 back on the bottom is optional extra credit. You may complete this assignment with your lab group.

HOMEWORK: Page 15 front and the top of 15 back are mandatory. Page 15 back on the bottom is optional extra credit.

 

September 26, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Turn in journal page 15, Measuring Matter if you did not turn it in yesterday.

2. Pass back journal pages 13 and 14 and add them to the brads of your science journal.

3. Review tools used in a science class.

4. One person form each table pick up pages 16 and 17 for the table.

5. Lab: See For Yourself, journal page page 16.

6. When your table has finished page 16, both sides turn it in and explore the classroom using the magnifying glasses.

7. Explain journal page 17 front and back. 

HOMEWORK: Finish page 17 if you are not done. 2-1 Quick Quiz tomorrow. The questions are on the back of the 2-1 Directed Reading, page 5, in your journal.

 

September 27, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma .

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Quick Quiz on 2-1 using a blue, black, or green pen. 

2. Pass back journal pages 15 and 16. Add them to your brads.

3. We will correct page 17 and turn it in.

4. Pick up page 18. PPT lesson = Introduction to Models in Science.

5. Complete page 18 in your lab groups. Turn in page 18 and pick up the 2-2 Directed Reading assignment, page 19.  Directed Reading is to be completed by yourself.

HOMEWORK: Page 19, 2-2 Directed Reading is due Friday.

  

September 28, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma .

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Pass back pages 17 and 18. Add page 17 to the brads.

2. Correct page 18 top and 18 back. 

3. Explain page 18 bottom. Put the paper in the Holt book at page 55 to use after instructions on the foldable.

4. Explain the Models in Science Foldable. All directions are on the back of the foldable itself.

5. Finish page 18 front on the bottom using your book, your brain, and your neighbor's brain. 

6. Turn in page 18. Then get a ruler to make your lines on your foldable. Return the ruler to the ruler drawer. Begin working on your foldable.

HOMEWORK: 2-2 Directed Reading is due tomorrow. The foldable is due tomorrow if you did not finish in class.

 

September 29, 2017 - Friday- E, F, A, B, C, D

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Leave your agenda out for an agenda check.

1. Turn in your foldable. 

2. Pass back page 18. Add page 18 to the brads. Pass out page 20.

3. Explain the extra credit and the lab today.

4. Correct 2-2 Directed Reading page 19. Turn in page 19. Return the answer key.

5. Models in Science Exploration Lab, page 20

6. Turn in page 20. You may study for your language arts test, study for your math test, read AR, or quietly do other homework.

HOMEWORK: 2 - 2 Quick Quiz on Monday

WHAT TOOL IS USED TO CREATE A CLIMATE MODEL?

WHAT CAN MODELS REPRESENT?

THE FACT THAT SOME BIRDS FLY SOUTH FOR THE WINTER IS AN EXAMPLE OF WHAT?

WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT THE THEORY OF AN EARTH-CENTERED UNIVERSE?

WHAT TYPE OF MODEL IS MADE UP O EQUATIONS AND DATA?

WHAT IS A THEORY?

IN SCIENCE, WHAT IS A LAW?

WHAT TYPE OF MODEL OFTEN LOOKS LIKE THE THING IT REPRESENTS?

 

Due:

 Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
6th week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

September 18, 2017 - Monday - A,B,C,D,E,F

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Leave your agenda out but closed. 

1. Pass back journals. Turn in page 8. Anyone not finished with page 8?

2. Take the review pop quiz in blue, black, or green pen.

3. Turn in the pop quiz and pick up page 9. Get a laptop. Turn in page 9. 

4. Today we will be working on temperature and reading thermometers.

HOMEWORK: Permission slip for the planetarium field trip, $4 cash, and lunch request form are due no later than Sept. 22.

 

September 19, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Turn in page 9 for period A only.

2. Correct page 4 back in red pen.

3. Lesson on graduated cylinders, journal pages 7 and 7a.

4. Complete the lab on the bottom of page 10 front. Turn in page 10 and we will continue the lab tomorrow.

5. Continue working on page 7 a, both sides.

HOMEWORK: Page 7 a, both sides, if you did not finish. Permission slip for the planetarium field trip, $4 cash, and lunch request form are due no later than Sept. 22.

 

September 20, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma .

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Have out page 7 and a blue, black, or green pen. Have your journal to use as a cover sheet.

2. Turn in page 7 when I call your name to pick up page 8.

Take the quick quiz on reading a meniscus. Short answers are fine.

3. Turn in page 9 and find your page 10. Begin the top of page 10 while everyone finishes the QQ.

4. You have a wet LAB: Displacement and a dry LAB: Reading a Meniscus.

5. No more than 4 people at a lab at a time. Follow the directions given.

6. Turn in page 10 when you have completed both labs, and pick up page 11.

HOMEWORK: Page 11 is identifying observations and inferences.  Permission slip for the planetarium field trip, $4 cash, and lunch request form are due no later than Sept. 22.

  

September 21, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma .

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Have out your journal, a red pen, and page 11.

2. Correct page 11 (Observation and Inference) and turn it in.

3. Pick up pages 12 and 13.

4. Lesson on using and reading a triple beam balance.

5. LAB: Measuring Mass, page 12 front.

6. Explain the extra credit Narrative assignment on page 13 back.

HOMEWORK: Page 13 (both sides) if you did not finish. Page 13 narrative is extra credit if you choose to complete it. Turn in your journal tomorrow after adding pages. Permission slip for the planetarium field trip, $4 cash, and lunch request form are due no later than Sept. 22.

 

 

September 22, 2017 - Friday- E, F, A, B, C, D

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Anyone not done with page 13?

1. Pass back papers. Turn in page 13.

2. Add pages 7 - 12 to the brads. 

3. If you completed page 13 last night and have your journal together you may finish your lab on page 12 from yesterday.

4. Turn in the journal to the correct period basket when you have finished page 12.

5. Get a laptop and begin working on page 14, Reading a TBB. If you finish page 14 in class you may either turn it in today or Monday.

HOMEWORK: Page 14 if you did not finish. Extra credit paragraph on how to read a TBB is due Monday if you choose to complete it.

Due:

 Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
5th week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

September 11, 2017 - Monday -  911 Memorial Recognition - A,B,C,D,E,F

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Leave your agenda out but closed. Any make-ups tests?

1. Have out page 1 and a red pen. We will correct page 1 front. Score your paper. Turn in page 1.

2. Remove chapter one papers from your journal. Take them home for your parents to see. You will not need chapter one pages again.

3. Begin Chapter Two- Tools of Earth Scientists. Review the Chart on Holt page 46.

4.  Explain the mapping extra credit which will be completed on your own paper.  (Holt page 43)

5. Activity: Non-standard measurement, page 2 back and the top (only) of 2 front.

6. Lesson on reading a metric ruler.

7. Activity: Non-standard measurement with your lab partners. Write everyone's name on the lined paper.  On the front side use the unusual object found in your lab station box. On the back side use the small post-it notes. Make sure you label who did measured each item. Turn in the activity paper.

8. You may begin your homework or work on the extra credit map.

HOMEWORK: Measuring in centimeters, both sides, (journal page 3) is due tomorrow. Extra credit - Map to the band room is due Wednesday.

 

September 12, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Pass back pages 1 and 2. DO NOT add them to the brads. Put them in the pocket of your journal.

2. Correct page 3 and turn it in. Pick up page 4, BrainPop.

3. You will be completing the BrainPop Quiz on Metrics, only today. DO not do the extra credit. Do not do the back of the assignment. Turn in page 4 when completed with the front. You may work alone or with your lab group.

4. Get a laptop and work on the computer activity for today, page 4 front. Then use the laptop to work on page 1 back. Remember at least 5 of the vocabulary words must be from Holt. Make sure you site the secondary resource that you used.

HOMEWORK: Page 1 back is due tomorrow.  Map to the band room EC is due tomorrow if you choose to complete it.

 

September 13, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma .

Write in your agenda, in ink. 

1. Pass back page 3 and 4. DO NOT PUT THEM IN THE BRADS.

2. Turn in page 1 and the extra credit (map to the band room) if you chose to complete it.

3. Have out page 2 for today's lab. You will be using the metric rulers and the objects in the lab table boxes to complete the lab.

4. When you have completed the lab, turn in page 2 and pick up page 5.

5. Write your complete heading on page 5, Directed Reading 2 - 1. You will be working on this assignment by yourself.

HOMEWORK: Page 5, both sides, is due Friday. This is a by yourself activity. Remember all the answers are in the book, in order. Permission slip for the planetarium field trip, 4 $ cash, and lunch request form are due Sept. 22.

  

September 14, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma .

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Pass back pages 1 and 2. Add pages 1 - 4 to the brads. Show me your journal when you have put the pages in. Show me your agenda for this week.  If you followed the directions you may pick up page 6.

2. Lesson on finding volume of a rectangular shaped object.

3. Explain how to use the metric ruler to complete page 6 back. You will be finding distances from one place on the map to the next. Then you will be converting cm to mm. The last step is to use the scale on the map to find the actual distance in km. Don't forget on the last item to add the two measurements.

4. Volume Lab: Page 6 front. Choose 5 items from the basket and a metric ruler to find the volume. Feel free to borrow my calculators if you do not already have one. When you have finished page 6, (both sides) turn it in to the correct period box.

5. Work on page 4 front if you want to complete the extra credit.  You may complete this alone or with a lab partner. Work on page page 4 back which is the mandatory homework. Again, feel free to use a calculator.

6. If you have finished page 4 you may work on page 5 which you got yesterday and is due tomorrow.

7. If you are done with everything you may read an AR book or do other homework.

HOMEWORK: Page 4 back (if you did not finish in class) is due tomorrow. Page 4 front extra credit is due tomorrow. Page 5, both sides, is due tomorrow. You got this paper yesterday. You will turn in your journal tomorrow after correcting pages 4 and 5. Permission slip for the planetarium field trip, $4 cash, and lunch request form are due no later than Sept. 22.

 

 

September 15, 2017 - Friday- E, F, A, B, C, D

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue as it greatly affects my asthma.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Pass back page 6.

2. Correct pages 4 and 5. Return the answer sheet to the wire basket. Add pages 5 and 6 to the brads.

3. Turn in your journal with pages 1 -6 in the brads (to be given points) to the correct period basket.

4. Pick up page 8. You will be watching a Bill Nye Video Lesson on Measurement. You must write 10 phrases from information you learned on the video. Then write a 5 to 7 sentence paragraph about what you learned using your notes.

5. Explain the extra credit on 8 back, Melting Chocolate At Home Lab. 

HOMEWORK: Page 8 front if you did not finish is due Monday.  Page 8 back (optional extra credit) is due Monday.  Permission slip for the planetarium field trip, $4 cash, and lunch request form are due no later than Sept. 22.

Due:

 Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
4th week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

September 4, 2017 - Monday -   Labor Day Holiday

"With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts." Eleanor Roosevelt

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

 

September 5, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Leave your agenda out but closed.

1. Add pages 16 - 19 to the brads. Bring me page 16 or 19 if you chose to not complete the assignment.

2. Turn your journal sideways for the quick quiz. Have out a blue pen, black pen, or green pen. I will score the agenda while you take the quick quiz.

3. Turn in the quick quiz and pick up the answer key to page 19. (blue paper) Correct page 19 by writing the correct answer , in red, on your paper. Give yourself a 10/10 if you completed the assignment on time and corrected the wrong answers in red pen.

4. When you have finished correcting page 19 return the blue paper to the wire basket. Turn in your journal and pick up page 20.

5. Page 20 is today's inquiry lab. You may complete the lab by yourself or with others. Write your hypothesis and complete the data table. We will finish the lab tomorrow when everyone has finished the data table.

6. If you finish the front of page 20 you may work together on page 20 back.

7. if you finish all of my work you may work on other homework, read a book, or take a nap. (Don't snore)

HOMEWORK: Page 20, both sides is due tomorrow. Chapter 1 test is Friday.

 

September 6, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Pick up your journals.

1. We will begin by completing the lab from yesterday. (Page 20 front)

2. Go over the answers from 20 back. What did the student's do wrong in the lab?

3. Turn in page 20 and pick up page 21.

4. Explain the Study Buddy directions from page 21 back.

5. Explain today's assignment. 1 - 7, is mandatory. 1a to 7a, is optional. Make sure you do not repeat answers.

HOMEWORK: 21 front is due tomorrow. Extra credit is also on page 21 front. Side one of the study buddy is due tomorrow. The requirements are on the back of page 21. Side 2 is due on Friday.  Chapter 1 test is Friday.

  

September 7, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Pass back page 20. Add pages 20 and 21 to the brads.

2. Have out the front side of your Study Buddy so it can be scored.

3. Review for tomorrow's test. I will read you all the questions and you may write notes on your scratch paper or directly to the Study Buddy. 

4. Work on your Study Buddy, the back side.

HOMEWORK: The back side of your Study Buddy is due tomorrow. Turn in your journal tomorrow. Have a number 2 pencil for the test tomorrow. You will be using a scantron for the chapter 1 test. Chapter 1 test is tomorrow.

 

 

September 8, 2017 - Friday- E, F, A, B, C, D

Please remember NO FRANGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Have out your Study Buddy and your journal so I can score side 2. 

2. Turn in the journal to the correct period box.

3. Take the chapter 1 test on the scantron with a #2 pencil.

4. Turn in the test and pick up page 1 for chapter 2.

HOMEWORK: Page 1 front is due Monday.

Due:

 
Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
3rd week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

August 28, 2017 - Monday A, B, C, D, E, F

"What we learn with pleasure, we never forget." Alfred Mercier

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Leave your agenda out and on your desk.                                                          

1. Turn in page 11 if you did not already do so. Have out page 12 and a red pen.

2. Pick up page 13. Agenda check. (This is worth 20 points.)

3. Correct page 12 (Directed Reading 1 - 2). Return the pink answer key to the front basket. Keep page 12 to study for the quick quiz tomorrow. 

4. Begin the back of page 13 while we wait for everyone to be ready for the lab.

5. Lab: Pennies in the cup. 

6. Video Clip on Safety.

7. Finish page 13 front and back.

HOMEWORK: Quick quiz tomorrow on 1 - 2. The questions are on page 12 back. Page 13, both sides, is due tomorrow.

 

August 29, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Turn in pages 12 (DR) and 13 (lab and SM homework). 

2. Take the 1 - 2 quick quiz in blue, black, or green pen. Make sure you circle the letter and answer. Turn in the paper to the period box. Pick up pages 14 and 15.

3. Explain journal page 14 front (Reading Only) and back.

4. Computer lab activity on the scientific method, page 15.

HOMEWORK: Pages 14 back and 15 are due tomorrow. You will turn in your journal tomorrow.

 

August 30, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Pass back pages  11, 12, and 13.  Have out pages 14 and 15. 

2. Add pages 11 - 15 to the brads. Turn in the journal to the period boxes.

3. Pick up page 17 and a textbook.

4. Work on the Directed Reading BY YOURSELF.

HOMEWORK: Page 17 is due Friday.

  

August 31, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Today you will be completing an activity that requires you to figure out what is wrong in a crazy lab. Wait until all the slides have been reviewed before starting.

2. Review and discuss each of the 36 areas.

3. With your lab group, circle in red, or highlight in yellow the 10 areas you are choosing to complete. On the back side of the paper write the areas you chose and explain what is wrong.

HOMEWORK: Finish the lab worksheet if you did not finish in class. Page 17 is due tomorrow.

 

 

September 1, 2017 - Friday- E, F, A, B, C, D - Minimum Day

Please remember NO FRANGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Have out pages 17 and 18.

1. Pass back journals. correct late journals.

2. (Keep page 17 to study for the QQ on Tuesday.)  Turn in 18 to the colored baskets.

3. Correct page 17. Return the answer key to the wire basket.

4. Explain pages 16 front and 19. When you are  finished correcting page 17 pick up 16 and 19. 

5. Page 16 may be completed together in your lab groups. Page 19 is to be completed by yourself.

HOMEWORK: Page 16 front and page 19 are due Tuesday. Page 16 back is extra credit. 1- 3 Quick Quiz is on Tuesday. Agenda Check on Tuesday. (Make sure all classes are filled in, in ink.) Chapter 1 test is Wednesday. 

Due:

Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018
2nd week of school

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

August 21, 2017 - Monday A, B, C, D, E, F

Amazing - we were all able to view the solar eclipse with our solar glasses from the planetarium.

"With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts." Eleanor Roosevelt

Write in your agenda, in ink. Leave your agenda out and on your desk.                                                          

1. Pass back papers. Put pages 1 - 5 in the 3 bad folder. This is our first journal.

2. Agenda check. (Remember this counts as a quiz grade. All 4 class for 5 days written in ink.)

3. Go over the solar eclipse directions for today.

4. Video on the solar eclipse.

5. Correct page 4, both sides. Make sure you write the correct answer in red on your paper. If you missed 0 to 8 questions give yourself a 10/10

6. Turn in your journal in the 3 brad folder or stapled together.

HOMEWORK: Write a paragraph (5 - 7 sentences) about why we have a solar eclipse. Make sure it is in your own words. Make sure you put your complete heading on your paper.

 

August 22, 2017 - Tuesday B, C, D, E, F, A 

We begin our rotating schedule today.

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Pass back the journals you turned in yesterday. The grades have been recorded.

2. Turn in your paragraph about solar eclipses. This is page 7. You were supposed to write 5 to 7 sentences about the solar eclipse. Make sure your heading is on the paper.

3. Pick up page 6 for today's laptop activity. I will give the directions as to how to complete the BrainPop assignment. You may work with lab partners if you choose to do so.

4. Watch the BrainPop on eclipse. Answer the questions after you have seen the movie. Then go to FYI and choose one topic to write about. Then on the back of your paper you will choose one of the scientists given. Write 6 facts about the scientist. These do not need to be in complete sentences.

5. Before leaving the class you must turn in page 6, finished or not. If you were working the entire period you earn 10/10.

HOMEWORK: Answer the three eclipse questions in complete sentence answers. Tomorrow will be the first content quiz. The exact questions for tomorrows quiz are on page 4 back, on the bottom. You will take the quiz in blue, black, or green ink.

 

August 23, 2017 - Wednesday C, D, E, F, A, B

 Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1.  Write page 8 on your eclipse paper. Make sure you have your name and an 8 on the paper. Turn in the eclipse paper to the correct colored basket.

2. Have everything off your desk except a closed journal and a blue, black, or green pen. Take the 1 - 1 quick quiz in blue, black, or green ink. Turn the paper in to the correct colored basket. Pick up page 9 and put your heading on it.

3. Pass back pages 6 and 7. Add them to your brads. Go over the scoring for pages 6 and 7. Explain the extra credit on page 6 that is due on Friday.

4. Complete page 9 front together. Turn in page 9.

5. Pick up page 10. Page 10 is a lesson on the Scientific Method. You will take notes while I instruct the lesson.

6. Begin the homework as time allows.

HOMEWORK: Page 10 back is due tomorrow. If you complete all of page 6 by Friday it is 5 extra credit points.

  

August 24, 2017 - Thursday - Late Start    D, E, F, A, B, C

Please remember NO FRAGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Pass back page 8. Add page 8 to the brads. Pass back page 9.

2. Have pages 9 and 10 on your desk. Have a red pen to correct. Anyone not complete page 10 back?

2. Correct page 10, in red. If you followed the directions and corrected your errors, give yourself a 10/10. 

3. Correct page 9 front. If you corrected the paper in red pen, give yourself a 10/10. 

4. Page 9 back is today's quick lab, Penny Drop. We will be using the scientific method to complete the lab.

5. When you lab group has finished the la, turn in page 9 and get a science book from the side of the room.

6. I will pass out page 12 which is the Directed Reading paper. Follow the directions on the paper. Remember, all the answers are in the book, in order. Begin the homework with what time is still available.

HOMEWORK: Page 12 front is due tomorrow. You may work ahead if you want to. Complete all of page 6 if you want to earn 5 extra credit points. Page 6 is due tomorrow. Make sure your journal is here tomorrow as you will be turning it in.

 

 

August 25, 2017 - Friday- E, F, A, B, C, D

Please remember NO FRANGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Pass back pages 9 and 10. Add them to your journal. Turn in your journal. I will give extra credit to anyone who completed page 6.

2. Have page 12 (Directed Reading) on your desk so I can check that you completed the front.

3. Pick up page 11 which is today's lab, Black Box. The lab boxes are on the side of the room. You may work with whomever you want to from this period.

4. If you finish the lab you may work on page 12 back.

HOMEWORK: Page 12 back is due Monday. Agenda check on Monday. *Remember this counts as a quiz grade.) Make sure you wrote in each space for all 4 classes all five days, in ink. 11 front (Black Box lab) is due Monday. Page 11 back (Scientific Method poster) is extra credit due Monday. 

Due:

 August 14, 2017
Welcome to South Pointe Middle School year 2017 - 2018

 

Please check your child's Agenda daily for homework information.  Students must have the current folder with them AT ALL TIMES so they can complete the assignments and organize their papers.

  **ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE THE FOLLOWING

DAY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. 

COMPLETE BOTH SIDES OF WORKSHEETS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. **The following information on classwork and homework is tentative and subject to change.  Check your child's agenda for the most up to date information. 

 

August 14, 2017 - Monday 

Minimum Day Schedule- A busy but fun beginning. We are not rotating this week to give everyone time to get used to their schedule.

"With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts." Eleanor Roosevelt

 

Write in your agenda, in ink.                                                             

1. Introduce myself.

2. Go over the 6th grade science letter. Pass out the signature letter.

3. Explain the homework, "Ice Breaker Questions".

HOMEWORK: Icebreaker questions # 1 - 18 is due tomorrow. Page 1 top front side only. Make sure you are writing in blue pen, black pen, or a pencil as stated on the Science letter that went home today.  Parent signatures are due Wednesday.

 

August 15, 2017 - Tuesday

We are not rotating this week to give everyone time to get used to their schedule. Please remember NO FRANGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink. New seats today.

1. Have out your ice breaker paper to be scored for completion. Pass out chance tickets to anyone that brought in the signature paper early.

2. Share the Ice Breakers questions in your group. Score points for completing the assignment. Today I will score points by stamping your paper.

3. PPT with the Video of our science teachers.

4. Fail or Succeed activity. Remember to not put your name on the paper. Talk to your parents about this fun activity and what you learned.

5. "What Is Science?" Lesson and worksheet.

6. BrainPop Earth. You may work on your homework or watch the BrainPop.

7. Explain the extra credit on the back of the "What is Science?" paper.

HOMEWORK: Parent signatures are due tomorrow. What is Science? worksheet is due tomorrow.(front side is due tomorrow. The back side is extra credit due Thursday.) Bring in an item on Friday for the lab. (Follow the directions on your paper.) Make sure you are writing in blue pen, black pen, or a pencil as stated on the Science letter that went home  yesterday. 

 

August 16, 2017 - Wednesday 

We are not rotating this week to give everyone time to get used to their schedule. Please remember NO FRANGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink. Seating Charts will be filled in today. Any Late Work?

1. Turn in the "What is Science?" worksheet. I will score it and give it back to you right away. If you choose to complete the extra credit on the back, it is due tomorrow.

2. Get textbooks from the side of the room and complete the back side of the icebreakers paper with your lab group. We will go over all the answers and score the paper.

3. Turn in the icebreaker paper when both sides are complete. You may work with your lab group. Do not turn in the paper until everyone is done. Pick up the filmstrip paper.

4. Explain the filmstrip paper and the extra credit.

5. Review the directions for the lab on Friday.

HOMEWORK: Finish the filmstrip paper by tomorrow. Have a 3 brad folder by Monday. Bring in an item for Friday's lab. (Make sure you follow all the directions.)

E Period had a special assembly today so they do not have to do the filmstrip paper.

  

August 17, 2017 - Thursday - Regular day schedule.

Back to School Night is tonight. Remember this evening is for parents. Begin in the Gym and then to classes at 6:00.

We are not rotating this week to give everyone time to get used to their schedule. Please remember NO FRANGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Share the filmstrip paper with your lab group.

2. Famous Scientist PPT lesson and worksheet which is on the back of the filmstrip paper.

3. Pass out Directed Reading 1 - 1. Complete the front side by tomorrow.

HOMEWORK: Complete the front side of the Directed Reading (page 4) by tomorrow. The back side is do Monday. You may go ahead and do the back early if you want to do so. Have a 3 brad folder by Monday. Bring in an item for tomorrow's lab.

 

 

August 18, 201 - Friday- We are not rotating this week to give everyone time to get used to their schedule. Please remember NO FRANGRANCES of any kind in my classroom. It is a health and safety issue.

Write in your agenda, in ink.

1. Check homework Directed Reading, front side.

2. Lab: A Little Bit Of Science. Complete the lab.

3. 5 back is extra credit if you choose to complete it.

4. Work on side 2 of the Directed Reading if you are not already done.

HOMEWORK: Have a 3 brad folder by Monday. Complete the Directed Reading assignment, Page 4, back side by Monday. Extra Credit is due Monday. Agenda Quiz Monday. Make sure every space is completely and correctly filled out, in ink. Page 5 front will be turned in on Monday. Page 5 back is extra credit.