August 31 - September 4

Math

Day Math Algebra
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Science

Day Science
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

August 24 - August 28


Math

Day Math Algebra
Monday Exponential Notation

Assign: None
Commutative and
Associative Properties

Assign: None
Tuesday Finish Exponential
Notation

Lesson 1 Assessment

Assign: None
Lesson 2-1 Integers
and the Number Line

Assign: Pg 53 #25-40
Wednesday Multiplication of Numbers
in Exponential Form

Assign: None
Lesson 2-2 Adding and
Subtracting Integers

Assign:
Thursday Numbers in exponential
form raised to a power
Dean Talk

No Assignment
Friday Numbers raised to the
zero power
Lesson 2-3 Inequalities and
the Number Line

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday Introduced Reconstruction vocabulary (quiz 8/31), Read and discussed Reconstruction plans

HW - Create your own Reconstruction plan paragraph
Tuesday 13th Amendment close reading and notes, clip from "Slavery By Another Name"

No Homework
Wednesday Florida Chain Gangs article and discussion

No Homework
Thursday Sharecropping Simulation, Reconstruction policies notes

No Homework
Friday Primary/Secondary sources card sort

HW - Primary/Secondary WS (if not finished in class)

Download file "Reconstruction Vocab. Definitions.pdf"

Download file "Evaluating Reconstruction Plans:Creating a Reconstruction Plan Assignment.pdf"

Download file "Primary Secondary WS.doc"


Science

Download file "Lab Safety.ppt"

Download file "Lab Safety.ppt"
Day Science
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday Notes and review over lab safety
Thursday continue review over lab safety
Friday Lab safety test

May 25 - May 29

Math

Day Math
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Science

Day Science
Monday Memorial Day Holiday
Tuesday Picnic, Promotion Practice at 2 PM, 8th Grade Dance 7-8:30
Wednesday Students come to school at the regular time and go to their Alpha group for the processional. Promotion ceremony begins at 9:30. All 8th grade students must leave the building by 11 AM.
Thursday No School for 8th graders.
Friday

May 18 - May 22

Math

Day Math
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday Vocab Packet - -naught
Finish working on "Cast Away as Myth" comic book. Due tomorrow.
Book report due Wednesday, May 20th.
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Science

Day Science
Monday Chapter Review for Chapter 17 Introduction to Electricity.
Tuesday Sunscreens Lab Using UV beads.
Wednesday Tower Building-How are your group problem solving skills?
Thursday Physics Games in the Computer Lab
Friday Physics Games in the Computer Lab

May 11 - May 15

Math

Day Math
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday Begin watching "Cast Away"
Tuesday Finish watching "Cast Away"
Wednesday Lecture - Drawing connections between Greek Myth and "Cast Away"
Thursday Work on "Cast Away as Myth" comic book.
Friday Continue working on "Cast Away as Myth" comic book.
Book report due 5/20/15

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Science

Day Science
Monday Electric Current-Read Electric Current pp. 433-439. Questions 1-5 p. 439
Tuesday Electric Circuits Read Electric Circuits pp. 440-445. questions 1-5 p. 445.
Wednesday Short Circuit Lab
Thursday Short Circuit Lab
Friday Complete discussion question on Circuit Lab.

May 4 - May 8

Math

Day Math Algebra
Monday Quiz over Quadrilateral
area and circles
Finish Chapt 12 test

Lesson 13-1 Graphing Quadratic
Functions (Day 1)

No Assign
Tuesday Volume of Rectangular
Prisms and Trianangular
Prisms
Lesson 13-1 Graphing Quadratic
Functions (Day 2)

Assign: Wksht 13-1
Wednesday Volume of cylinders Lesson 13-2 Solving Quadratics
by Graphing

Assign: Wksht 13-2
Thursday Volume of cones Lesson 13-4 Solving Quadratics
by Completing the Square (Day 1)

No Assign
Friday Volume of pyramids Lesson 13-4 Solving Quadratics
by Completing the Square (Day 2)

Assign: Wksht 13-4

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday Vocab Packet. Word root Terra- Ter-
Go over Joseph Campbell's "Hero's Journey."
Tuesday Watch "Iron Will". Students will chart how the protagonist in the film meets the steps of the "Hero's Journey."
Wednesday Library Visit
Finish "Iron Will."
Thursday Go over destruction myths across various cultures and punishment myths.
Friday Vocab. Quiz for word root Terra-

Sustained Silent Reading

Book report due May 20th.

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday Kennedy Assassination Reading and Questions

No Homework
Tuesday Mainstream and Counterculture Reading, 60s Video and Music Clips

No Homework
Wednesday Finish Music Clips, Mainstream/Counterculture Brochure

HW - Finish brochure if not completed in class
Thursday Political Spectrum Survey, Johnson/Nixon/Ford/Carter Reading and Questions

No Homework
Friday 80s/90s Timeline Research

No Homework

Science

Day Science
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

April 27 - May 1

Math

Day Math
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday Vocab Packet for word root Strain-
Finish activities for "10 Things I Hate About You."
Tuesday Read a play version of "Frankenstein."
Wednesday Watch "The Bride of Frankenstein"
Thursday Follow-up discussion on "Frankenstein" and "Bride." Discuss themes of responsibility and the morality of science.
Begin reflective essays on the play and movie.
Friday Vocab Quiz for word root Strain -
Finish essays.

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday 1950-2000 Timelines

No Homework
Tuesday Postwar Life Reading, 1950s culture highlights

No Homework
Wednesday 50s Advertising Activity, Consumerism & Conformity Questions

No Homework
Thursday 1950s/1960s Event Research

No Homework
Friday America:Story of US - Superpower Video

No Homework

Science

Day Science
Monday PARCC Math 1
Gravity and Motion pp. 136-144. Questions p. 144 #1-4. Vocabulary: terminal velocity, free fall, projectile motion, inertia, momentum
Tuesday PARCC Math 2
Newton's Laws pp.145-149
Wednesday Demonstrations of Newton's Laws
Thursday PARCC LA 1 and 2
Newton's Laws pp.150-153
Friday Pendulum Lab.

April 20 - April 24

Math

Day Math
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday Vocab. Packet - Word root Phono-
Begin watching "She's the Man"
Tuesday Finish "She's the Man"
Compare/Contrast assignment for "12th Night and "She's the Man" due Wednesday.
Wednesday Library visit
Begin reading adaptation of "Taming of the Shrew"
Thursday Begin watching "10 Things I Hate About You."
Friday Weekly vocab quiz for Phono-
Finish "10 Things I Hate About You."

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday MLK/Malcolm X Philosophy Comparison

No Homework
Tuesday MLK & Malcolm X Speeches

HW - MLK & Malcolm X Talk It Out
Wednesday New Directions in the Civil Rights Movement Reading and Questions

No Homework
Thursday Modern Civil Rights Movement Discussion

No Homework
Friday Civil Rights Movement Test

Science

Day Science
Monday Simply Marbelous Lab
Tuesday Simply Marbelous Lab Write Up/ Graphing
Wednesday Book Assignment-different for different classes.
Thursday Do page 132 Review of Chapter 5.
Friday 2nd Preliminary Test of the Egg Drop
Students not doing egg drop should work on p.133 review.Lab write-ups due.

April 13 - April 17

Math

Day Math
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday Watch "The Lion King"
Tuesday Lion King/Hamlet compare/contrast discussion
Wednesday Give background on Shakespearean comedy.
Begin reading "12th Night"
Thursday Finish reading "12th Night"
Friday Weekly vocal. quiz.

Sustained silent reading

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday Read Sit-in Play, Eyes on the Prize clip, Sit-in journal

HW - Sit-in journal
Tuesday Segregation in C-U documents, Little Rock Nine Article and Questions

HW - Finish Little Rock Nine Questions
Wednesday Champaign-Urbana School Integration

No Homework
Thursday LA State Literacy Test, Civil Rights Terms Notes

No Homework
Friday MLK and Malcolm X Comparision

No Homework

Science

Day Science
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

April 6 - April 10

Math

Day Math Algebra
Monday Dilation Practice

Assign: Dilate
Quadrilateral EFGH
8-9 Solving Rational
Equations

Assign: problems from class
Tuesday Similar Triangles 8-9 Solving Rational
Equations

Assign: 8-9 Worksheet
Wednesday Finding Missing Lengths
of Similar Figures
Chapter 8 Review
Thursday Review for tomorrow's quiz Chapter 8 Review
Friday Quiz over Dilations and
Similiar Figures
Chapter 8 Test

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday Vocab. Packet - Therm-
Background on Shakespeare
Tuesday Continue Background on Shakespeare
Begin "Hamlet"
Wednesday Library Time
Finish "Hamlet"
Thursday Discussion of "Hamlet"
Questions for "Hamlet" due Monday
Friday Vocab. Quiz - Therm-
SSR (Sustained Silent Reading)

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday School segregation photos, Brown v. Board Document Analysis and Map Activity

HW - Finish Brown v. Board activities
Tuesday The Murder of Emmett Till Video

No Homework
Wednesday Civil Rights Movement Vocab. Quiz, Finish Emmett Till Video

No Homework
Thursday Claudette Colvin Reading, Civil Rights Movement ID Notes

No Homework
Friday Montgomery Bus Boycott Document Analysis

No Homework

Science

Day
Monday Reference points and speed pp.106-111. Questions 1-4 -. 111.
Tuesday Acceleration pp.112-114. Questions p. 114 and math breaks p.109,113
Wednesday Falling for Science-physics of skydiving-10 questions
Thursday Speed and Acceleration Problems worksheet.
Friday Continue Speed and Acceleration Problems. Read What is a Force? pp.115-118. Answer questions p.118.

March 30 - April 3

Math

Day Math Algebra
Monday 4.1 Dilations
Day 1

Assign: None
8-7 Rational Expressions with
Unlike Denominators-Day 1

Assign: Problems from class
Tuesday 4.1 Dilations
Day 2

Assign: Labsheet 4ACE #7-10
8-7 Rational Expressions with
Unlike Denominators-Day 2

Assign: 8-7 Worksheet
Wednesday 4.2 Similarity

Assign: Labsheet 4ACE #11-15
8-8 Mixed Expressions and
Complex Fractions-Day 1

Assign: Problems from class
Thursday 4.3 Checking Similarity
Without Transformations

Assign: None
8-8 Mixed Expressions and
Complex Fractions-Day 2

Assign: 8-8 Worksheet
Friday Spring Holiday

No School
Spring Holiday

No School

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday Introduction to Greek Drama
Tuesday Background on Sophocles
Read "Oedipus the King"
Wednesday Discuss "Oedipus the King"
Read "Medea"
Thursday Compare/Contrast assignment - Oedipus/Madea
Questions for each play due Monday
Friday No School

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

ScienceDownload file "Naked egg drop 2 01.pages"

Day Science
Monday 4th Quarter Project -Naked Egg Due April 15
Tuesday Physics-Reference Points and Speed and Velocity. Read pp.106-111.
Answer questions 1=4 p. 111. Define words pp 130
Wednesday Physics Acceleration read pp.112-114. Work Math Breaks pp.109, 113, and review pp. 114.
Thursday The Physics of Roller Coasters video and assignment.
Friday No School

March 16 - March 20

Math

Day Math Algebra
Monday March Madness
Activity
March Madness
Activity
Tuesday March Madness
Activity
8-5 Rational Expressions
with Like Denominators
Day 1

Assign:
Wednesday Quiz over:
-Reflections, rotations,
translations in a coordinate grid
-Angles of a triangle
-Angles formed in a parallel
lines cut by a transversal
8-5 Rational Expressions
with Like Denominators
Day 2

Assign:
Thursday Quiz over 8-4 and 8-5
Friday 8-7 Rational Expressions
with Unlike Denominators

Assign:

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday "A Day No Pigs Would Die" Chapt. 10 - 11 - Reflection Writing Exercise - Koplinski
Tuesday "A Day No Pigs Would Die" Chapt. 12 - 13 - Dialogue Writing Exercise - Koplinski
Wednesday "A Day No Pigs Would Die" Chapt. 14 - 15 - Final Essay Assign. - Koplinski
Thursday Finish "Pigs" Essay - Final Reflection Exercise - Koplinski
Friday 3rd Quarter Review - Koplinski

Afternoon in the Park

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday Vietnam War Song Analysis, Songwriting Assignment

HW - Songwriting Assignment due Wednesday
Tuesday End of War Notes, Work on songwriting assignment

Hw - Songwriting Assignment due Wednesday
Wednesday Finish Cold War Notes, Berlin Wall Speech

No Homework
Thursday Cold War Test
Friday

Science

Day Science
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

March 2 - March 6

Math

Day Math
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday: Daily Conclusion Warm-Up/ -Vers Vocabulary Maps/Continue conferencing and revising Holocaust research papers
Tuesday Daily Conclusion Warm-Up/-Vers Sentence Activity/Continue conferencing and revising Holocaust research papers
Wednesday Daily Conclusion Warm-Up/-Vers Vocabulary Sort/Library/Final Turn-In Day for Holocaust Research Papers
Thursday Daily Conclusion Warm-Up/ Pre-reading activities for the novel, The Pearl by John Steinbeck/-Vers Vocabulary Quiz Tomorrow
Friday Half Day due to Teacher Inservice
Daily Conclusion Warm-Up/-Vers Vocabulary Quiz/SSR

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Science

Day Science
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

February 23 - February 27

Math

Day Math Algebra
Monday Investigation 2.1
Congruence

Assign: None
Finish Chapter 7 test

Assign: None
Tuesday Investigation 2.2
Congruent Triangles

Assign: Pg 38 #1-4
8-1 Simplifying Rational
Expressions

Assign: Worksheet 8-1
Wednesday Investigation 2.3
Congruent Triangles

Assign: Pg 39 #7-12
8-2 Multiplying Rational
Expressions

Assign: Worksheet 8-2
Thursday Triangle Practice
Problems
8-3 Dividing Rational
Expressions

Assign: Prep for tomorrow's
8-1 to 8-3 Quiz
Friday Partner Quiz 8-1 to 8-3 Quiz

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday Vocab. Packet for the word suffix -cess.
Movie - "Almos' a Man"
Tuesday Continue working on Research Paper.
Second check of paper tomorrow.
Wednesday Continue working on Research paper.
Make second check. All students should be down with research and have at least four paragraphs written.
Thursday Continue working on Research paper. Final draft due Tuesday, March 3rd.
Friday Grammar/Vocab. quiz.
Students have the option to work on their research paper or reading their book report book.
Book reports are due March 12th.

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Science

Day Science
Monday Complete Write up of Boiling Point Lab. The complete write up is due tomorrow.
Tuesday Science News-Comprehension worksheet done in class
Wednesday Science News-Comprehension worksheet done in class.
Thursday Mousetrap Car final test today. Postponed due to Ms. Hari's absence. Acid/ Base assignment for upcoming lab investigation.
Friday Mousetrap Car final test today.

February 16 - February 20

Math

Day Math Algebra
Monday No School No School
Tuesday Investigation 1.4
Properties of
Transformations

Assign:
Lesson 7-10 Solving Equations
Using Factoring

Assign: 7-10 Worksheet
Wednesday Quiz over Investigation1 Chapter 7 Review

Assign: Complete
assigned problems
Thursday Investigation 2.1
Congruent Polygons

Assign: None
Chapter 7 Review

Assign: Study for
tomorrow's test
Friday Investigation 2.2
Congruent Triangles

Assign: Pg 38 #1-4
Chapter 7 Test

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday No school.
Tuesday Vocab. Packet for the word root -rupt.

Introduce the research paper. Discuss purpose of and format of.
Wednesday Continue research paper. Students do on-line research in class.

Go over what information needs to be recorded for Works Cited page.
Thursday Continue research paper. Students do on-line research in class.

Go over how to write a good introductory paragraph.
Friday Vocab/Grammar quiz (Rupt-)

Sustained Silent Reading Time.

Book report due March 12th.

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday NO SCHOOL
Tuesday Russia: Land of the Tsars Video & Questions

No Homework
Wednesday Industrialization, Capitalism & Communism Notes

HW - Smith/Marx Reading
Thursday Capitalism/Communism/Candy Activity, Capitalism/Communism Sort

HW - Economic Model Assignment
Friday Cold War Notes Part 1, Containment Map

No Homework

Science

Day Science
Monday Boiling Point Lab-Part 2 Salt Water.
Tuesday Graphing the Boiling Point Lab.
Wednesday Complete graphing and begin Discussion Questions.
Thursday Video Help Save Planet Earth-notes due at end of video.
Friday Complete written Boiling point lab. Due Monday. Mousetrap Car final Feb 26.
Download file "boilingpointjournal2.ppt"

February 9 - February 13

Math

Day Math Algebra
Monday Hubcap Design Project
Rotational Symmetry
Lesson 7-6 Difference
of Squares

Assign: 7-6 worksheet
Tuesday Hubcap Design Project
Rotational Symmetry
Lesson 7-7 Perfect Squares
and Factoring

Assign: Study for tomorrow's quiz
Wednesday Investigation 1.3
Translations

Assign: Pg 21 #11
Quiz over 7-5 to 7-7
Thursday Tessellation Project
Translation Symmetry
7-8 Summary of Factoring

Assign: 7-8 Worksheet
Friday Tessellation Project
Translation Symmetry
7-9 Solving Equations by
Factoring

Assign: 7-9 Worksheet

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday Propaganda Poster Analysis, Propaganda Cartoons

HW - Dr. Seuss Political Cartoon
Tuesday Internment Camp Questions

HW - Illinois Relocation Letter
Wednesday "Destroyer of Worlds" Reading, WWII Notes Pt. 7, Atomic Bomb Comics

No Homework
Thursday Finish Atomic Bomb Comic, Design Cover, Notes Pt. 8 & 9

HW - Finish Comic Cover if not completed in class
Friday WWII Test

No Homework

Science

Day Science
Monday Check "What's Up With the Weather?" Set up for "Boiling Point Lab"
Tuesday Continue with set up for Boiling Point Lab
Wednesday Weather Vocabulary, Multiple Choice pp.412-413
Thursday Boiling Point Lab-Part 1 Part 2 will be on Tuesday.
Friday Quiz over notes on Climate Change and "What's Up With the Weather?" Students may use notes on quiz. Complete pp.412-413

February 2 - February 6

Math

Day Math Algebra
Monday Finish Reflecting
Art Activity

Assign: Finish Drawing
Lesson 7-3 Factoring
by Grouping

Assign: Pg 267 #25-29
Tuesday Investigation 1.2

Assign: None
Lesson 7-3 Factoring
by Grouping (Day 2)

Assign: 7-3 Worksheet
Wednesday Investigation 1.2 Day 2
Problem B pg. 13

Assign:
7-5 Factoring Trinomials
Day 1

Assign:
Thursday Rotation and Measuring
Angles Practice

Assign: Complete worksheet
7-5 Factoring Trinomials
Day 2

Assign: 7-5 Worksheet
Friday Introduce Hubcap
Project

No Assign
In class activity

No Assign

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday Vocab Packet for the prefixes Frac- and Frag-
Reading session for Holocaust novels
Book reports due Friday.
Tuesday Final reading session for Holocaust literature circles.
Final discussion on novels.
Wednesday Library visit.
Final test on all Holocaust literature circle novels.
Thursday Introduce Essay, "A Memorable Person."
Writing time in class.
Friday Weekly Vocal. quiz - Frac- and Frag-.
Sustained silent reading time.
Book reports due today.

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday "Red Tails" Video & Questions

No Homework
Tuesday "Red Tails" Video & Questions

No Homework
Wednesday Finish "Red Tails" Video & Questions, WWII Notes Part 6

No Homework
Thursday WWII Propaganda Activity, WWII Propaganda Cartoons, Dr. Seuss Editorial Cartoons

No Homework
Friday Japanese Internment Questions

No Homework

Science

Day Science
Monday Review types of light and add bioluminescence to fluroscence, phosphorescence, and chemiluminescence. Review Mousetrap Car.
Tuesday Science World-"Battle Of the Bots"
Wednesday Test Mousetrap Cars.
Thursday Test Mousetrap Cars if not completed on Wednesday.
Friday field trip to Savoy for "Selma"

January 26 - January 30

Math

Day Math Algebra
Monday Final Exponents Test

No Assign
6-9 Special Products

Assign: Look over Chapter
6 and think of questions
Tuesday Half-words Activity

No Assign
Chapter 6 review

Assign: Study for test
Wednesday Symmetry Pre-test

Investigation 1 notes
Chapter 6 test

No Assign
Thursday Investigation 1.1

Assign: Pg 19 #5-6
7-1 Factors and Greatest
Common Factors

Assign: 7-1 Worksheet
Friday Reflecting Art Activity

No Assign
7-2 Factoring Using the
Distributive Property

Assign: 7-2 Worksheet

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday WWII Battles Project

No Homework
Tuesday WWII Battles Project

No Homework
Wednesday WWII Battles Project

No Homework
Thursday WWII Battles Project

No Homework
Friday WWII Battles Project Presentations

No Homework

Science

Day Science
Monday Notes on Global Climate Change
Tuesday Registration for High School. Catch Up Day-review of Mousetrap Car due Feb 4
Wednesday Video and Questions "What's Up With the Weather?"
Thursday Registration for High School. Technology and engineering of the latest football stadiums. Mousetrap Car due Wed. Feb 4
Friday Ui Encouraging Tomorrow's Chemists-graduate chemists will lead the investigation into fluorescence, phosphorescence, and chemiluminescence. Students will create products that glow in the dark.

January 19 - January 23

Math

Day Math Algebra
Monday No School No School
Tuesday Review of Days 1-6 Review of 6-2 and 6-3

No Assign
Wednesday Quiz over Days 1-6

No Assign
Review of 6-6 and 6-7

Assign: Study for tomorrow's
quiz over 6-6 and 6-7
Thursday Exponent Expressions
with more than one
operation

Assign:
Quiz over 6-6 and 6-7

No Assign
Friday


Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday No school - Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Tuesday Vocab Packet for prefix Viv-.
Review progress of each reading group.
Wednesday Visit library.
Continue book groups for Holocaust unit.
Thursday Holocaust unit book groups. First evaluation of each book.
Friday Vocab. quiz for prefix Viv-.
Sustained silent reading time. Book report due February 6th.

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday NO SCHOOL
Tuesday Pearl Harbor Notes, Video Clip

No Homework
Wednesday Pearl Harbor DBQ

HW - Finish Doc. C,D,E
Thursday Pearl Harbor DBQ

No Homework
Friday Pearl Harbor DBQ

HW - Finish essay

Science

Day Science
Monday Martin Luther King Holiday
Tuesday Encouraging Tomorrow's Chemists-UI Graduate Chemists-Making Polymers Lab
Wednesday Climate Change-Rising Sea Levels in Tuvalu-written response due no later than Thursday
HW. Mousetrap Car due Feb.4
Thursday Global Climate Change Vocabulary
Friday Presentation by CU Scholars.
HW. Mousetrap Car due Feb. 4
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Summer Opportunity for Students
The Engineer Research and Development Center Construction Engineering Research Laboratory, Champaign, IL is offering an opportunity to participate in youth programs this 2015 summer. Please share the attached program flyer with your students and their parents in middle school grades and rising 8th grade thru 10th grade students.

Would you please pass the attached flyer on to your students who are interested in math and science and their parents of this upcoming free Summer Science Day Camp opportunities during June and July 2015? The application period is open until to March 31, 2015. Applications submitted AFTER the registration period will not be considered. Interested participants may apply online at the Army Education Outreach Program website: https://www.usaeop.com/application/student1.aspx

As the flyer details, the Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (ERDC-CERL) will hold its fifth Summer GEMS Day Camp Programs on the Laboratory campus.

The 1-week day camp for all high school students in the Champaign-Urbana commuting area entering the 9th to 11th grade in the fall of 2015 is 13 - 17 July 15

January 12 - January 16

Math

Day Math
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Language Arts

Day Language Arts
Monday Literature circles for Holocaust unit - Session 3.
Tuesday Watch four separate Holocaust news stories.
Wednesday Write short essays on videos from previous day.
Thursday Career Day.
Friday No classes - District in-service day.

Social Studies

Day Social Studies
Monday Finish Story of US video, "Stealing Hitler's Show" Reading and Cartoon

HW - Vocab. Maps
Tuesday WWII Notes Part 2, Hitler's Conquest Map Activity

HW - Decision WS
Wednesday Defining Genocide Reading, Holocaust Notes

HW - Holocaust Victim ID Card
Thursday Career Day Activities (alternate schedule)
Friday Institute Day - No School for Students

Science

Day Science
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday