Monday, May 21st, 2018

6th Grade Social Studies – Students took the 6th Grade SLO for Social Studies today. 

HOMEWORK: STUDENTS SHOULD STUDY THEIR FINANCE VOCABULARY IN ORDER TO BE READY FOR THE FINANCE VOCABULARY QUIZ TOMORROW. 

7th Grade Social Studies – If students needed to retake the S.E. Asia History test or the Map Final they did so today. Afterwards, students continued viewing the movie “Gandhi” and completing the corresponding organizer. 

HOMEWORK: STUDENTS SHOULD REVIEW ALL HISTORY, GOVERNMENT, AND ECONOMIES MATERIAL FOR THE YEAR TO BE READY FOR THE FINAL TOMORROW THAT ADDRESSES THOSE AREAS. 

Friday, May 18th, 2018

6th Grade Social Studies – We discussed personal finance today and students completed a vocabulary organizer, along with viewing a video over the basics of personal finance. Once they had completed the organizer, they worked on a finance scenario that they should finish for homework if they did not finish it in class. 

HOMEWORK: STUDENTS SHOULD REVIEW ALL OF THEIR NOTEBOOK TO BE READY FOR THE SOCIAL STUDIES SLO ON MONDAY. STUDENTS SHOULD ALSO STUDY THEIR PERSONAL FINANCE VOCABULARY IN ORDER TO BE READY FOR THE QUIZ ON TUESDAY/WEDNESDAY.

7th Grade Social Studies – Cultural Extension Day!!

HOMEWORK: STUDENTS SHOULD STUDY FOR THE MAY FINAL RETAKE, THE SOUTHEAST ASIA HISTORY RETAKE, AND THE SECOND FINAL OVER HISTORY, GOVERNMENT, AND ECONOMIES ON TUESDAY/WEDNESDAY. STUDENTS SHOULD PLAY THE QUIZIZZ REVIEW GAME TO HELP THEM REVIEW FOR ANY OF THE ABOVE QUIZZES OR TESTS.

Here is the link to the Quizizz site.    https://quizizz.com/

The game code is 715074

Friday, May 18th, 2018

6th Grade Social Studies – Olympics today!!

HOMEWORK: STUDENTS SHOULD BE REVIEWING EVERYTHING IN THEIR SOCIAL STUDIES NOTEBOOK IN ORDER TO BE READY FOR THE SLO ON MONDAY!

7th Grade Social Studies – Students took the SLO today and afterwards we barely started the movie “Gandhi”.

HOMEWORK: IF STUDENTS ARE RETAKING THE MAP FINAL AND/OR THE SOUTHEAST ASIA HISTORY TEST, THEY SHOULD BE REVIEWING THE CORRESPONDING MATERIALS. THOSE RETAKES WILL OCCUR ON MONDAY. THE SECOND HALF OF THE SOCIAL STUDIES FINAL WILL BE OVER GOVERNMENT, ECONOMIES, AND HISTORY AND WILL OCCUR ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. STUDENTS SHOULD START TO REVIEW ALL OF THEIR NOTEBOOK MATERIALS NOW IN ORDER TO BE READY FOR THE SECOND HALF OF THE FINAL ON THOSE DAYS. 

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

6th Grade Social Studies – Students took the Latin America Governments and Economies quiz and started working on the Personal Finance crossword. 

HOMEWORK: STUDENTS SHOULD BE REVIEWING ALL OF THE CONTENT IN THEIR NOTEBOOK IN ORDER TO BE READY FOR THE SLO ON MONDAY. 

7th Grade Social Studies – Students reviewed for the SLO tomorrow, and students who had tests/finals to make up did so also. 

Here is the link to the Quizizz site. https://quizizz.com/

Here is the game code for the Quizizz SLO (Final) game: 715074

HOMEWORK: STUDENTS SHOULD USE THEIR NOTEBOOK AND STUDY GUIDE TO REVIEW FOR THE 7TH GRADE SOCIAL STUDIES SLO TOMORROW. STUDENTS SHOULD PLAY THE QUIZIZZ REVIEW GAME TO HELP THEM STUDY TOO. 

 

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

6th Grade Social Studies – We discussed the economies of Cuba and Brazil in detail, along with reviewing the government systems and structures. Students should review all of their materials on Latin America governments and economies in order to be ready for the quiz tomorrow. Students can go to https://quizizz.com/ and use code 853763 to play a review game on the governments and economies of Latin America.

HOMEWORK: STUDY FOR QUIZ OVER GOVERNMENTS AND ECONOMIES OF LATIN AMERICA. COMPLETE ORGANIZER OVER THE ECONOMIES OF CUBA AND BRAZIL

7th Grade had Olympics Day today. 

 

Monday, May 14th, 2018

6th Grade Social Studies – Students reviewed the Latin America Governments Crossword along with discussing the Economic Influences of Mexico, Cuba and Brazil. Students will take a quiz over the governments and economies of Latin America on Wednesday. 

HOMEWORK: STUDENTS SHOULD STUDY ALL OF THEIR MATERIALS IN ORDER TO BE READY FOR THE QUIZ OVER THE GOVERNMENTS AND ECONOMIES OF LATIN AMERICA THAT THEY WILL TAKE ON WEDNESDAY. 

7th Grade Social Studies -Students took the Map Final. If they did not finish it today, they will finish it on Wednesday. 

HOMEWORK: STUDENTS SHOULD MAKE SURE THAT THEIR 7TH GRADE SOCIAL STUDIES STUDY GUIDE PACKET IS COMPLETE AND THEN THEY SHOULD BE USING IT TO STUDY TO BE READY FOR THE SLO ON THURSDAY.

** STANDARDS FOR WEEK 35 **

6th Grade Social Studies – 

SS6E1c Compare and contrast the economic systems of Mexico, Cuba, and Brazil.SS6E3c Describe factors that influence economic growth in Mexico, Cuba, and Brazil.

SS6E13 Understand the basic principle of effective money management is to live within one’s income.

This week students will review the economic and government terms. Wednesday, students will take a quiz over the governments and economies of Latin America. Thursday students have their Olympic Day and Friday we will discuss credit lines and credit cards. 

7th Grade Social Studies – This week students will take the Map Final on Monday. The 7th grade Olympic Day is on Tuesday. Students who want to retake the Southeast Asia History test may do so on Wednesday. We will also review the Social Studies Study Guide packet that was provided to students on Wednesday also. Students will take the seventh grade Social Studies SLO on Thursday and Friday is Cultural Extension. 

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

6th Grade Social Studies – Students took the retake of the Latin America History test, along with start work on the Latin America governments crossword. We also viewed a brief power point on the governments of Brazil, Mexico, and Cuba.

NO HOMEWORK!

7th Grade Social Studies – Students took the Southeast Asia History test and started working on the Map Review for the Map Final on Monday, May 14th. 

HOMEWORK: STUDENTS SHOULD START TO STUDY FOR THE MAP FINAL ON MONDAY, MAY 14TH. IT WILL COVER ALL THREE REGIONS. STUDENTS NEED TO KNOW ALL OF THE PHYSICAL FEATURES FOR ALL THREE REGIONS, ALONG WITH ALL OF THE COUNTRIES THAT WE HAVE STUDIED THIS YEAR. 

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

6th Grade Social Studies – Students received the test remediation sheet that they should have completed and signed if they are doing the retake tomorrow in class.

HOMEWORK: STUDY FOR RETAKE!

7th Grade Social Studies – Students reviewed for the Southeast Asia History summative which they will take tomorrow. 

Here is a Jeopardy review game for Southeast Asia History – Jeopardy for History of SEAsia-2dzkcou

HOMEWORK: STUDENTS SHOULD STUDY FOR THE SOUTHEAST ASIA HISTORY TEST WHICH IS TOMORROW!

 

Monday, May 7th, 2018

6th Grade Social Studies – Students took the Latin America History test today. 

NO HOMEWORK!

7th Grade Social Studies – Today students viewed most of the National Geographic video “Inside North Korea”, while completing a corresponding video organizer on it. 

HOMEWORK: STUDENTS WILL TAKE THE SOUTHEAST ASIA HISTORY TEST ON WEDNESDAY, AND THE MAP FINAL OVER ALL THREE WORLD REGIONS ON MONDAY, MAY 14TH. PARENTS, IF YOU WOULD LIKE FOR YOUR CHILD TO COMPLETE AN ALTERNATE ASSIGNMENT INSTEAD OF VIEWING THE MOVIE “GANDHI” NEXT WEEK, PLEASE SIGN THE FILM FORM THAT WAS SENT HOME LAST WEEK BY THIS THURSDAY.