Thursday, 2/1/18

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1st & 2nd Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Canada Unit Test – Monday, 2/5/18

  1. Warm 13 – Comprehension (use teacher notes to summarize the reading).
  2. Introduced NAFTA with Powerpoint notes
  3. Read & annotated NAFTA teacher notes
  4. Analyzed an economic continuum
  5. Introduced the “CanadaGram” assignment – due Monday!!!!

HW: Study!

2018 Canada Teacher Notes

Quizlet Links: 

Part 1: https://quizlet.com/_4ch0gd

Part 2: https://quizlet.com/_4ch6zw

Study Guide Assistance: 2018 Canada Study Guide

 

3rd Block (7th Grade Reading): Vocabulary Quiz – Thursday, 2/8/18

  1. Students completed warm up 12 #4 today. 
  2. Began reading and annotating “There Will Come Soft Rains”
  3. Answer comprehension questions while reading

HW: None

TWCSR Vocabulary

 

5th Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Canada Unit Test – Monday, 2/5/18

  1. Warm 13 – Comprehension (use teacher notes to summarize the reading).
  2. Introduced NAFTA with Powerpoint notes
  3. Read & annotated NAFTA teacher notes
  4. Analyzed an economic continuum
  5. Introduced the “CanadaGram” assignment as a review

HW: Study for test! Vote on Mrs. Bitler’s blog! Letter to Editor paragraphs due Monday!

2018 Canada Teacher Notes

Quizlet Links: 

Part 1: https://quizlet.com/_4ch0gd

Part 2: https://quizlet.com/_4ch6zw

Study Guide Assistance: 2018 Canada Study Guide

 

6th Block (7th Grade Reading): Vocabulary Quiz – Thursday 2/8/18

  1. Began reading and annotating “There Will Come Soft Rains”
  2. Answer comprehension questions while reading

HW: Warm up due Friday!

TWCSR Vocabulary


Wednesday, 1/31/18

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1st & 2nd Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Canada Unit Test – Monday, 2/5/18

  1. Warm 13 – Quebec Independence (use teacher notes to summarize the reading).
  2. We reviewed Quebec Independence movement and read differentiated reading articles.
  3. After reading, we analyzed viewpoints of the authors about separatism.
  4. Students completed a ticket out the door, reviewing the information covered today.

HW: Study!

2018 Canada Teacher Notes

Quizlet Links: 

Part 1: https://quizlet.com/_4ch0gd

Part 2: https://quizlet.com/_4ch6zw

Study Guide Assistance: 2018 Canada Study Guide

 

3rd Block (7th Grade Reading):

  1. Students completed warm up 12 #3 today. 
  2. There Will Come Soft Rains – introduction to author, setting, and mood
  3. There Will Come Soft Rains – vocabulary review

HW: None

TWCSR Vocabulary

 

5th Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Canada Unit Test – Monday, 2/5/18

  1. Students completed a portion of warm up 13.
  2. Students were divided into two lexile groups to read differentiated articles about Quebec Separatism.
  3. Students then analyze their reading and the viewpoints of the article authors.

HW: Study for test! Vote on Mrs. Bitler’s blog!

2018 Canada Teacher Notes

Quizlet Links: 

Part 1: https://quizlet.com/_4ch0gd

Part 2: https://quizlet.com/_4ch6zw

Study Guide Assistance: 2018 Canada Study Guide

 

6th Block (7th Grade Reading): Vocabulary Quiz – Thursday 2/8/18

We introduced Ray Bradbury’s “There Will Come Soft Rains” short story with the vocabulary.

HW: Warm up due Friday!

TWCSR Vocabulary


Tuesday, 1/30/18

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1st & 2nd Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Canada Unit Test – Monday, 2/5/18

Warm Up 12 is due! Please turn in any incomplete or missing work. See me if you need to earn some points back for the Canada Map Test. Today, we reviewed the teachers notes in Quebec/history sections and read an article about Separatism.

2018 Canada Teacher Notes

Quizlet Links: 

Part 1: https://quizlet.com/_4ch0gd

Part 2: https://quizlet.com/_4ch6zw

Study Guide Assistance: 2018 Canada Study Guide

 

3rd Block (7th Grade Reading):

Students completed warm up 12 #2 today. We completed the Response to Literature paragraphs of Sound of Thunder. Students identified both strengths and weaknesses in their writing. 

 

5th Block (6th Grade Social Studies): Canada Unit Test – Monday, 2/5/18

Students completed a portion of warm up 13. Then, students reviewed Quebec’s independence movement in the teacher notes. Students were divided into two lexile groups to read differentiated articles about Quebec Separatism.

2018 Canada Teacher Notes

Quizlet Links: 

Part 1: https://quizlet.com/_4ch0gd

Part 2: https://quizlet.com/_4ch6zw

Study Guide Assistance: 2018 Canada Study Guide

 

6th Block (7th Grade Reading):

We introduced Ray Bradbury’s “There Will Come Soft Rains” short story with the vocabulary.

HW: Warm up due Friday!


January 9, 2018

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6th Grade Social Studies (Blocks 1, 2, & 5)
*Map Quiz: Wednesday, 1/17.

Today, we began Canada geography. We reviewed the Canada map together and took a pre-test.

HW: Color the provinces and territories. Study for map quiz next Wednesday 1/17.

 

7th Grade Reading (Blocks 3 & 6)

Today, we began reading A Sound of Thunder. Study the vocabulary terms on page 2!


December 15, 2017

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7th Grade Reading (Block 3)

We took the Touchstones today. Tribe results Monday!!

HW: None

6th Grade Social Studies (Blocks 1 & 2)
Economics Vocabulary Quiz: Monday, 12/18

We reviewed the economics workshop today.

HW: Study!
2017 European Government and Economics Teacher Notes
Economics Vocab

Vocabulary Quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_4718ch
Vocabulary Form (take your quiz early and use your notes!): Economics Quiz
Log in to quiz: [email protected]; your Cobb log in password

BONUS! If you would like to replace your lowest classwork grade, complete the campaign poster. See attachment for directions. Due Monday! Campaign Poster

6th Grade Social Studies (Block 5)
Economics Vocabulary Quiz: Tuesday, 12/19

We completed the Economics workshop today and began the poems.

HW: Rough draft of poems are due Monday
2017 European Government and Economics Teacher Notes
Economics Vocab

Vocabulary Quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_4718ch
Vocabulary Form (take your quiz early and use your notess!): Economics Quiz
Log in to quiz: [email protected]; your Cobb log in password

BONUS! If you would like to replace your lowest classwork grade, complete the campaign poster. See attachment for directions. Due Monday! Campaign Poster


December 14, 2017

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7th Grade Reading (Block 3)

All journals need to be completed. Please turn in if your journal if you have not already!

HW: None

6th Grade Social Studies (Blocks 1 & 2)
Economics Vocabulary Quiz: Monday, 12/18

We completed the EU packet in class today. We reviewed Economics vocabulary words.

HW: Study!
2017 European Government and Economics Teacher Notes
Economics Vocab

Vocabulary Quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_4718ch
Vocabulary Form (take your quiz early and use your notes!): Economics Quiz
Log in to quiz: [email protected]; your Cobb log in password

BONUS! If you would like to replace your lowest classwork grade, complete the campaign poster. See attachment for directions. Due Monday! Campaign Poster

6th Grade Social Studies (Blocks 1 & 2)
Economics Vocabulary Quiz: Tuesday, 12/19

We completed the EU packet in class today, reviewed vocabulary, and began reading the teacher notes.

HW: Complete your maps!
2017 European Government and Economics Teacher Notes
Economics Vocab

Vocabulary Quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_4718ch
Vocabulary Form (take your quiz early and use your notess!): Economics Quiz
Log in to quiz: [email protected]; your Cobb log in password

BONUS! If you would like to replace your lowest classwork grade, complete the campaign poster. See attachment for directions. Due Monday! Campaign Poster


December 13, 2017

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7th Grade Reading (Block 3)
Comprehension Check Ch. 21-25: Friday 12/8
TSB Part 2 Test: Thursday, 12/14

All journals need to be completed. Study for your test tomorrow!

HW: Study
Part Two Study Guide 

TSB Part 2 Quizizz:
Code: 638037
https://join.quizizz.com

6th Grade Social Studies (Blocks 1 & 2)
Economics Vocabulary Quiz: Monday, 12/18

We completed the EU packet in class today.

HW: Complete your maps!
2017 European Government and Economics Teacher Notes

Vocabulary Quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_4718ch
Vocabulary Form (take your quiz early and use your notes!): Economics Quiz
Log in to quiz: [email protected]; your Cobb log in password

BONUS! If you would like to replace your lowest classwork grade, complete the campaign poster. See attachment for directions. Due Monday! Campaign Poster

6th Grade Social Studies (Blocks 1 & 2)
Economics Vocabulary Quiz: Monday, 12/18

We completed the EU packet in class today.

HW: Complete your maps!
2017 European Government and Economics Teacher Notes

Vocabulary Quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_4718ch
Vocabulary Form (take your quiz early and use your notess!): Economics Quiz
Log in to quiz: [email protected]; your Cobb log in password

BONUS! If you would like to replace your lowest classwork grade, complete the campaign poster. See attachment for directions. Due Monday! Campaign Poster


December 12, 2017

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7th Grade Reading (Block 3)
Comprehension Check Ch. 21-25: Friday 12/8
TSB Part 2 Test: Thursday, 12/14

Students completed warm up #5, #1, and #2 today to make up for the missed warm ups during the snow days. Students read chapters 27 & 28 and completed TSB! All journals need to be completed.

HW: Study
Part Two Study Guide 

TSB Part 2 Quizizz:
Code: 638037
https://join.quizizz.com

6th Grade Social Studies (Blocks 1 & 2)
Economics Vocabulary Quiz: Monday, 12/18

Students took the government vocabulary quiz today and had time to work on their government and EU packets.

HW: Complete packets
2017 European Government and Economics Teacher Notes

BONUS! If you would like to replace your lowest classwork grade, complete the campaign poster. See attachment for directions. Due Monday! Campaign Poster

6th Grade Social Studies (Blocks 1 & 2)
Economics Vocabulary Quiz: Monday, 12/18

Students took the government vocabulary quiz today and had time to work on their government and EU packets.

HW: Complete packets
2017 European Government and Economics Teacher Notes


December 7, 2017

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7th Grade Reading (Block 3)
Comprehension Check Ch. 21-25: Friday 12/8
TSB Part 2 Test: Wednesday, 12/13

Students completed warm up #4 today. Students read chapter 26 of TSB and had time to work on journals 24, 25, and 26. 

HW: Study

TSB Part 2 Quizizz:
Code: 638037
https://join.quizizz.com

6th Grade Social Studies (Blocks 1 & 2)
Government Vocabulary Quiz: Friday, 12/4

Students completed a section of warm up #9 and reviewed the vocabulary quizlet. Students worked in groups on the Comparing Government chart.

Government Terms Quizlet
2017 European Government and Economics Teacher Notes

6th Grade Social Studies (Block 5)
Government Vocabulary Quiz: Friday, 12/4

Students completed a section of warm up #9 and reviewed the vocabulary quizlet. Students worked in groups on the Comparing Government chart.

Government Terms Quizlet
2017 European Government and Economics Teacher Notes


December 4, 2017

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7th Grade Reading (Block 3)
Comprehension Check Ch. 21-25: Friday 12/8

Students completed warm up #1 today. Students read chapter 21 of TSB and had time to work on their Totem Poles.

HW: Complete Totem Poles

6th Grade Social Studies (Blocks 1 & 2)
Government Vocabulary Quiz: Friday, 12/4

We began a new unit today. Students cleaned out their binders. Students received government teacher notes and the study guide for Friday’s government vocabulary quiz. 

Government Terms Quizlet
2017 European Government and Economics Teacher Notes

6th Grade Social Studies (Block 5)
Government Vocabulary Quiz: Friday, 12/4

We began a new unit today. Students cleaned out their binders and received warm up 10. Students received government teacher notes and the study guide for Friday’s government vocabulary quiz.

Government Terms Quizlet
2017 European Government and Economics Teacher Notes