Monday, April 24, 2017

ELA:
7th grade will begin reading, Wonder.
8th grade will begin reading, The Diary of Anne Frank.
The students have been completing PARCC practice activities.

7th Math: The students are learning how to solve "two-step" equations.
Quiz Friday

8th Math: The students are learning how to solve multi-step equations and determine if they have: one solution, no solutions, or many solutions.
Quiz Friday

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

ELA: Reading: 7th will complete The City of Ember; they will begin Wonder by R.J. Palacio 8th will complete The Boy Who Dared; they will take their final test Thursday. Writing: The students are writing an essay in MYACCESS about "An Activity That I Do Well." The class continues to study subgenres of fiction. 7th Math: The students have been learning about probability. 8th Math: The students are learning about solving equations, using the distributive property. Test this week

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

ELA:
7th grade is currently reading The City of Ember.
8th grade is currently reading The Boy Who Dared.

In writing class, the students are learning about the genre of fiction and the subgenres of it.


7th Math:
The students are learning about commission, discounts, interest, tax, and tip.
There will be a quiz, this week.


8th Math:
The students are learning how to solve equations with multiple steps including; the distributive property and variables on both sides.

Quiz will be on Thursday or Friday.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

ELA:
7th Grade is reading The City of Ember.

8th Grade is reading The Boy Who Dared.- Quiz on Monday

Writing: The students will be completing their storybird.com project.
               The students will be learning about author's purpose and genre.


7th Math:
The students will be learning about: tax, tip, and simple interest.

8th Math:
The students will be learning about how to use the distributive property.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

ELA:
7th grade continues to read The City of Ember.
8th grade continues to read The Boy Who Dared.

In writing class, the students are using "storybird" to create a figures of speech book.

The students have taken PARCC practice tests.

7th Math:
The students are creating sale price word problems to be used to play a game.
There will be a quiz, on Tuesday or Wednesday.

8th Math:
The students are learning how to solve equations with variables on both sides.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017


ELA:
7th grade is reading The City of Ember.
Quiz next week

8th grade is reading The Boy Who Dared.
Quiz next week

Writing: The students are completing Figures of Speech projects.

7th Math:
Currently, the students are learning about wholesale prices, retail prices, discounts and sales tax.
Quiz next week

8th Math:
This week the students are completing their Unit Two tests.
Also, the students will be learning how to solve equations with variables on both sides.

Thursday, March 2, 2017

ELA:
7th Grade continues to read The City of Ember.
There will be a quiz, next week.

8th Grade continues to read The Boy Who Dared.
There will be a quiz Monday.

Writing: Next week, the class will begin working on a figures of speech project.

7th Math:
Currently, the students are learning about percent increase and decrease.
There will be a quiz next week.

8th Math:
Currently, the students are completing a unit review.
There will be a unit test early, next week.