September 22nd

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students took the Middle East Religions Test today.  We will be starting the next part of our unit, Historical Understandings, when we return from Fall Break.

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students took the Food Chains/Food Webs quiz today.  We will start Energy Flow and Biomes when we return from Fall Break.

 

Homework: there is no homework for either content.  Please relax and have a great Fall Break!

September 21st

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students reviewed for the test tomorrow.  Students used BYOD to practice with Quizizz.

Homework: study for the test

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students put the finishing touches on their Food Web Projects.  The projects were turned in during class. Tomorrow there will be a quiz over Food Chains and Food Webs.

Homework: study for the quiz

 

Have a great night!

September 20th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students took notes on the history of religions again today.  They began their Religions Study Guide Review in class.  We will be using BYOD in class tomorrow to complete a quizizz for a participation grade.  We will also go over the review sheet.

Homework: study for test; bring your own device to class tomorrow

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students turned in their Reinforcement worksheets for Food Chains/Food Webs today.  If they did not, they are to complete them for homework and due at the beginning of class tomorrow.  Students had class time to work on their Food Web Project.  These projects are due at the end of class tomorrow.

Homework: none

 

Have a great night!

September 19th

Advanced Content Social Studies

I did not see Social Studies today.  We will continue with the history of Religions tomorrow.  Study guides will be handed out for the quiz on Friday.

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

I handed out the Food Chain/Food Web projects today.  Students will complete this project in class and turn in at the end of class on Thursday.  They will have their Food Chain/Food Web quiz on Friday.

 

Homework: there is no homework for either content this evening

 

Have a great night!

September 18th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students completed a graphic organizer on ethnic groups of the Middle East.  We will finish all graphic organizers and check them on Wednesday.  Students will also get a short study guide for the Religions Test on Friday.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

I did not see my Science classes today.  I look forward to seeing them again tomorrow.  I will be handing out the Food Chain/Food Web projects that will be due at the end of class on Thursday.  Students will be taking a quiz on Friday over Food Chains and Food Webs.

Homework: none

 

Have a great night!

September 15th

Advanced Content Social Studies

I did not see my Social Studies classes due to IOWA testing.  On Monday, students will receive a study guide for the Three Religions of SW Asia test that they will have on Friday, September 22nd.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students continued working on their reinforcements for Food Chains/Food Webs.  These papers will be collected for a grade.  Tuesday, students will receive their Food Chain/Food Web project.  This will be completed in class and due at the end of class on Thursday, September 21st.

Homework: none

 

Have a great weekend!!!

September 14th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students were to have completed a graphic organizer on the Three Religions of the Middle East.  Students were able to use available articles to complete this task.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

I did not see Science classes due to IOWA testing.  I will see them tomorrow.

 

Have a great night!

September 13th

IOWA testing continues tomorrow.

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students handed in their essay on the Water Wars in the Middle East.  We then began notes on the religions of the Middle East from a historical perspective.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students received their Interdependence of Life test back today.  I went over the test with the students to answer any questions they may have.  Students then continued with their study of Food Chains and Food Webs.

Homework: none

 

Have a great night!

September 8th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Due to CoGAT testing, I did not meet with my Social Studies classes.  I will see them again on Monday.

Homework: remember to have your essay for the IDM completed and ready to turn in

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students starting working on reinforcement for Food Chains and Food Webs.  We will be completing an in-class project starting next week on this topic.

Homework: none

 

Have a great weekend!

September 7th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students worked on their IDM Supporting Question #4.  Students began constructing their argument for the water solutions.  These will be due on Monday.

Homework: remember that the completed argument is due on Monday

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students took notes on Food Chains and Food Webs.  We will continue to study Food Chains and Food Webs up until Fall Break.

Homework: none

 

Have a great night!