Ms. McIntire's ELA Page

https://heathermcintiresms.wordpress.com/

Ms. Palmer's Science Page

http://mspalmerssciencespot.weebly.com/

Mrs. Shibley's ELA Page

http://seventhgradehomework.wikispaces.com/Mrs.+Shibley's+ELA+Page

Mr. Collier's Science Page

http://seventhgradehomework.wikispaces.com/page/edit/Mr.+Collier's+Science+Page?template=

Mrs. Mendez' Social Studies Page

http://seventhgradehomework.wikispaces.com/page/edit/Mrs.+Mendez'+Social+Studies+Page?template=


Last full week of school!

Monday is the 7th grade Team day.

Tuesday is Low Meadows.



Monday6/19
Tuesday6/20
Wednesday6/21
Thursday6/22
Friday6/23
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts





Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
All LATE work needs to be in by TODAY!


.

Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.



Monday6/12
Tuesday6/13
Wednesday6/14
Thursday6/15
Friday6/16
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts


All essays must by Friday 6-16

If it's been turned in it's a grade in Powerschool
All essays must by Friday 6-16....NO EXCEPTIONS!

If it's been turned in it's a grade in Powerschool

Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Reading Logs are due today with 30 entries - this is the last log of the year.

Reading informational text - "25 years later: How the Challenger disaster brought NASA down to earth" and "It All Started with Sputnik" - make sure you are all caught up with your classwork.

Portfolio reflection signed by parent is due by Friday, June 16.
Portfolio reflection signed by parent is due by Friday, June 16.
Portfolio reflection signed by parent is due by Friday, June 16.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.




Monday6/5
Tuesday6/6
Wednesday6/7
Thursday6/8
Friday6/9HALF DAY FOR KIDS
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
Students should complete their compare and contrast graphic organizers




Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should have 25 entries so far.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading informational text - "25 years later: How the Challenger disaster brought NASA down to earth" - finish reading.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.


"25 years later: How the Challenger disaster brought NASA down to earth" - have cause/effect note sheet completed.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Reading Logs are due on Monday with 30 entries - this is the last log of the year.


"25 years later: How the Challenger disaster brought NASA down to earth" - have compare/contrast note sheet completed.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.





Monday5/29MEMORIAL DAY
Tuesday5/30
Wednesday5/31
Thursday6/1
Friday6/2
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts





Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should have 20 entries so far.

Informational Project is due on Wednesday, which includes 4 different text structure essays, 4 pictures, a bibliography on a poster.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Informational Projects not turned in are now LATE.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Informational Projects not turned in are now LATE.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Informational Projects not turned in are now LATE.

Reading Informational Text - "It All Started with Sputnik" by R. Launius - work with a peer is due on Tuesday, June 6
  • Prereading #1
  • Packet #2
  • Packet #3
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.

Memorial Day Program is at 9:30 on Tuesday, May 23 - Band and Chorus students should wear their shirts. Red/white/blue attire would be appreciated.


On May 23rd at 11:30 am, WHS Trish LeClair's Into to Theatre class will perform for the SMS seventh grade class. This year they are performing a silly play about zombies called - How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse. Some Drama club students have been randomly selected to participate.



Monday5/22

Tuesday5/23

Wednesday5/24
Thursday5/25
Friday5/26

Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts

extra credit is due next Wednesday...see ELA page



Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should be reading your informational text.

Second short essay/detailed paragraph (cause/effect) is due today - so if it is not done, it is late.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should be reading your informational text.

Third short essay/detailed paragraph (sequence, chronological, problem/solution, compare/contrast) is due tomorrow, when you walk into class.

We will be going to the Bookfair tomorrow.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should be reading your informational text.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should be reading your informational text.

Fourth short essay/detailed paragraph (sequence, chronological, problem/solution, compare/contrast) is due tomorrow, when you walk into class.

Bring in poster board to assemble your project.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should be reading your informational text.


Bring in poster board to assemble your project.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
Bring in permission slip for Hotel Rwanda

Colonization acrostic due today
Second chance colonization acrostics due today
Start organizing folder
Africa folder check and test on Friday, June 2
Africa folder check and test on Friday, June 2
Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed








Monday5/15
Tuesday5/16
Wednesday5/17
Thursday5/18
Friday5/19
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
ALL projects were put together in class today. They're being presented starting on Wednesday
PRESENTATIONS WILL BE TOMORROW....HAVE EVERYTHING IN CLASS



Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should be reading your informational text.

Start working on your essays featuring a minimum of three different Text Structures.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should be reading your informational text.

Descriptive essay needs to be started (you will show me your work on Wed.) and the final is due on Thursday when you walk into class.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should be reading your informational text.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should be reading your informational text.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should be reading your informational text.

Second short essay/detailed paragraph (cause/effect) was started in class and it is due on Monday when you walk into class.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.

Please see this wonderful article about fidget devices:

https://www.understood.org/en/community-events/blogs/teacher-tips/2016/12/20/teacher-tip-the-dos-and-donts-of-fidgets-for-kids


Monday 5/8
Tuesday 5/9
Wednesday 5/10
Thursday 5/11
Friday 5/12
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
Everyone needs to complete Sputnik packet if not done...I didn't collect it so they should be able to show you it.

B period has an extra assignment on text structure bc of behavior


All four text structure project rough drafts should be complete
Bring in poster board or what ever you're using to display your projects...unless you're using school supplies
Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Reading logs were due on Monday, May 1 - with 30 entries.

Finish CW - Main Idea and Details - Cars #4 - three examples only - follow the given directions.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Text Structure Quiz on Friday

Finish CW - Main Idea and Details - Cars #4 - three examples only - follow the given directions...this was last night's HW and today's CW if not done at home.

If students were done with their last night's HW then they started today's CW.
Finish CW - Text Structure WS - Cats or Valentine's Day - read passage, highlight signal words, create a graphic organizer, identify text structure on three examples. The other three, just identify text structure.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Text Structure Quiz on Friday

Get caught up with Text Structure HW and CW.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Text Structure Quiz on Friday
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.


Monday5/1
Tuesday5/2
Wednesday5/3
Thursday5/4
Friday5/5====early release day====
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
Quiz on Identifying text structure next Thursday the 4th.

Some students need to complete the text structure practice we did in class today on cars.
Quiz on Identifying text structure Thursday the 4th.
Quiz on Identifying text structure Thursday the 4th
.
ELA update went home. There's a copy on the ELA page if you didn't get it.
Students need to complete questions for paragraph 3 on the Sputnick packet.
Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Reading logs are due on Monday, May 1 - with 30 entries.

I am after school on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday this week.

Please complete reading TEXT STRUCTURE document.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Students should all have picked their Informational TOPIC and selected 1 - 2 books from the SMS library. They are welcome to go to the Westfield Athenaeum.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

finish CW: "Your Turn to Practice" - finish back page - Graphic Organizer and Comprehension Questions
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.

MCAS Math testing on Thursday and Friday this week!

Get a good night's sleep and eat breakfast for a successful start to the day!


Monday4/24
Tuesday4/25
Wednesday4/26
Thursday4/27
Friday4/28

Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts



Quiz on Identifying text structure next Thursday the 4th.
Quiz on Identifying text structure next Thursday the 4th.
Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Reading Log should have 27 entries by now

I am after school on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday this week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Personification Quiz on Wednesday.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Onomatopoeia HW due Thursday.
To get full credit you must write descriptive sentences.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Onomatopoeia HW due Monday - periods B and E.
To get full credit you must write descriptive sentences.

Reading logs are due on Monday, May 1 - with 30 entries.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.




Monday4/10
Tuesday4/11
Wednesday4/12
Thursday4/13
Friday4/14no school
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts

some students need to complete the poetry questions for the poem The Sheaves



Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Reading Log should have 22 entries by now

Personification HW - due Tuesday.

Argument essays that are collected have check mark in Powerschool.

Please make sure all work is up to date as grades are closing on 4/13.

I am after school on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday this week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading logs are due on Monday, May 1 - with 30 entries.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.

MCAS ELA testing on Tuesday and Thursday this week!

Get a good night's sleep and eat breakfast for a successful start to the day!


Monday4/3
Tuesday4/4
Wednesday4/5
Thursday4/6
Friday4/7
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
Eat breakfast and get a good nights' sleep!...MCAS Tuesday and Thursday this week


MCAS is complete!!

ALL grades are 100% up to date!

Late work note---
the only thing that can still be turned in until next Monday is the Blizzard which is a quiz and classwork grade... this is more than a week over the due date and won't be accepted after Monday

Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading Log should have 17 entries by now

Argument essays that are collected have check mark in Powerschool.

I am after school on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Nice job on MCAS testing this week.
Please make sure all work is up to date as grades are closing on 4/13.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
A & B: Finish Buddhism sketches

F: Finish Buddhism sketches

E: Finish Buddhism sketches
Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.

SMS BasketBall Game is this Friday!


Monday3/27
Tuesday3/28
Wednesday3/29
Thursday3/30
Friday3/31
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
ALL argument essay MUST be in by this FRIDAY and NO LATER...they are 25% of the grade

Some students need to complete BLizzard the MCAS practice


Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading Log should have 12 entries by now

Argument essay's that are collected have check mark in Powerschool.

I am after school on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.


The SMS Drama production of FLAPPER is on Friday @ 7:00 and Sunday @ 2:00

Hope to see you there!


Monday3/20
Tuesday3/21
Wednesday3/22
Thursday3/23
Friday3/24
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
Students are making a few small revision and tying essays today. If typing at home I suggest copy pasting it into an email and sending it to me. Sometimes I can't open it if it's an attachment.

h.mcintire@schoolsofwestfield.org

ESSAYS HAVE BEEN COLLECTED
MCAS PRACTICE THE NEXT WEEK.,,

FAST AND FURRIEST NARRATIVE
IF YOUR CHILD FINISHED THE ARGUMENT ESSAY THEY WILL HAVE A CHECK MARK NEXT TO IT
Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading Log should have 7 entries by now

Argument essay should be completed by now. This is a large writing grade for Quarter 3.
Please work on this this week if you are behind.
.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Argument essay's that are collected have check mark in Powerschool.

Please work on this this if you are behind.
I am after school on Monday to help!
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies


South Asia Test tomorrow

Flashcards and graphic organizer due tomorrow

Folder check tomorrow (pages 58-67)


Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.



Monday3/13
Tuesday3/14
Wednesday3/15
Thursday3/16
Friday3/17
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
Students need to complete the first body paragraph for their essay. Most students still have some of it for homework.

All grades are up to date!


Today students need to complete writing out their other two body paragraphs
Please see ela page
students wrote the last two paragraphs....intro and closing ones.
Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading Log should have 2 entries by now

LATE LOGS still being accepted

Argument essay brainstorm using the CREE should have be completed last week. This is a large writing grade for Quarter 3.
Please work on this this week if you are behind.
.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Argument essay brainstorm using the CREE should have be completed last week. This is a large writing grade for Quarter 3.

Please work on this this weekend if you are behind.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.



Monday3/6
Tuesday3/7
Wednesday3/8
Thursday3/9
Friday3/10
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts


Students need to use transitional phrases and fill in the evidence with boxes for two of their three reasons to go with their argument
see ELA page
.an ELA update was sent home...there's a copy of it on the ELA page in case you didn't get the email.

Locate one source on their own....record the URL address, title, author, and a minimum of one quote they will use in their essay---THIS IS HOMEWORK IF NOT DONE IN CLASS and for most it's homework
Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading Log should have 30 entries by Wednesday.

Reading Logs are due Thursday - this will count as a Quiz grade.

Students began their Argument essay brainstorm using the CREE this week. This is a large writing grade for quarter 3.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading Logs are LATE.
New logs started today.
This will count as a Quiz grade.

Argument essay brainstorm using the CREE should be completed this week. This is a large writing grade for quarter 3.
Please work on this over the weekend if you did not finish this in class today.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies

Deity card due tomorrow with 4 sentences
Deity card LATE

Get folder organized. The South Asia folder is almost complete.

Choose 1 of the 7 South Asian countries for a project next week
Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.

Welcome back from Winter break!


Monday2/27

Tuesday2/28
Wednesday3/1
Thursday3/2
Friday3/3
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
Students will begin their argument essays this week. This is a large project grade for quarter 3.
The following three assignments are from before vacation but can be turned in until this Thursday Only. Body paragraph, should we live forever, and on the roof of the world.
An ELA update was sent home via email and there's a copy on my ELA page...link is above
See ELA page

extra credit is available n
See ELA page

extra credit is available now
.
See ELA page

extra credit is available now
Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading Log should have 23 entries by now.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Quick QUIZ on Ethos, Logos, Pathos tomorrow

Classwork Summary of C. Reeve speech will be worked on in class tomorrow - make sure your brainstorm is finished tonight for HW
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading log will be collected next week for a Quiz grade.

Classwork Summary brainstorm of C. Reeve speech is now LATE.
Please work on it over the weekend.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies

Get your South Asia folder organized. Students should have papers #58-61 (and a table of contents) finished and in their folders.
Quiz Friday. Finish study guide.
Quiz tomorrow
Quiz today
Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.



Monday2/13snow day
Tuesday2/14

Wednesday2/15
Thursday2/16

Friday2/17
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts

There is a quiz this Thursday on Argument and essay writing terms. The study guide with terms is on my ELA page and every student got a copy.
Quiz tomorrow.. students should study their study guide.

All Grades are 100% up to date.
Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading Log should have 13 entries by now.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Determining Fact, Opinion, and Bias classwork will be returned on Tuesday - you have one more opportunity to improve your grade on this packet - final corrections are due on Wednesday!

Finding Appeals in Contemporary Speeches
classwork will be returned on Tuesday - you have one more opportunity to improve your grade on this packet - final corrections are due on Wednesday!
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You are required to read over winter break.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies

Israel/Palestine Quiz tomorrow - study p. 55 in your folder and back of the table of contents.
Peace Plan is due tomorrow. Short presentations!
Finish South Asia map (folder p. 58)

Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.



Monday2/6
Tuesday2/7snow day
Wednesday2/82 hour delay

Thursday2/8snow day
Friday2/9snow day
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts





Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading Log should have 8 entries by now.

How to Evaluate TV Advertising:
one side only - 5 Super Bowl or other examples - due Tuesday - extra credit
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Determining Fact, Opinion, and Bias classwork will be returned on Tuesday - you have one more opportunity to improve your grade on this packet - final corrections are due on Wednesday!

Finding Appeals in Contemporary Speeches
classwork will be returned on Tuesday - you have one more opportunity to improve your grade on this packet - final corrections are due on Wednesday!
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.


Parents, Just an reminder of the South Middle School drink policy - NO drinks in school.

Only water in a clear container is allowed.

Please help us and not send your child to school with non-water drinks, including DDonuts and/or Starbucks drinks - please have them finish their drinks before they walk into the building.

Thank you!


Monday1/29
Tuesday1/30
Wednesday2/1
Thursday2/2
Friday2/3
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts



Extra credit would you rather is due tomorrow

Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading Log should have 3 entries by now.

Determining Fact, Opinion, and Bias & Finding Appeals in Contemporary Speeches (2 LTF packets) - will be collected Tuesday for classwork grades.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

How to Evaluate TV Advertising:
one side only - 5 examples - due Thursday
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

How to Evaluate TV Advertising:
one side only - 5 Super Bowl or other examples - due Tuesday - extra credit
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
  • Finish all folder papers #49-54.


Use this link if you would like to see more of the Holocaust diary videos.




Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.

Parents, Just an reminder of the South Middle School drink policy - NO drinks in school.

Only water in a clear container is allowed.

Please help us and not send your child to school with non-water drinks, including DDonuts and/or Starbucks drinks - please have them finish their drinks before they walk into the building.

Thank you!

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - Last day of Quarter 2/Semester 1

New schedules will be passed out on Thursday!


Monday1/23
Tuesday1/24
Wednesday1/25
Thursday1/26

Friday1/27


Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
Students have until Friday ONLY to turn in their concession with counter claims handout and their facts, opinion, bias packet...Both will be permanent zeros if not in by this Friday



I have given students until Monday to complete any of the the three assignments in Powerschool (originally it was today).
Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading Log is due Tuesday with 25 entries.
Parent signature required for full credit.

Determining Fact, Opinion, and Bias & Finding Appeals in Contemporary Speeches should be complete - this will be the first classwork grade for Quarter 3!
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

HW - complete How to Evaluate TV Advertising - due Thursday, 2/1
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

New Reading Log started today!
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
Finish Judaism/Islam venn diagram

Video game timeline worksheet
Finish timeline (folder p. 53)
Finish timeline questions (back of p. 53)
Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.



No school
Tuesday1/17
Wednesday1/18
Thursday1/19
Friday1/20
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts

complete concessions and counter claim handout



Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts

Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
You should have 20 entries by now
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Reading Log will be due 1/24 with 25 entries.
Parent signature required for full credit.

Determining Fact, Opinion, and Bias - complete CW page 7
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies

  • Folder check #5 tomorrow - Middle East (pgs. 39-48)
  • LATE folders
  • Finish Israel word wall sketches


Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.




Monday1/9
Tuesday1/10
Wednesday1/11
Thursday1/12
Friday1/13
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
All Seedfolks books should be turned in by now to me...if not please turn it in.

We have began our new unit on Argument writing and Seedfolks assignments can NO longer be turned in.

I've decided to allow the major Seedfolks assignments to be turned in until Tuesday the 17th. Those are the 3 project grades and the final summary quiz grade.
An email went home to all parents yesterday, who are signed up with Powerschool explaining this.


Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
Your new log started on 12/19. You should have 15 entries by now

Read the DEBATE either "Should Boys and Girls Be Taught Separately?" or "Put Them to the Test"
Highlight the reasons that are stated on both sides
We will discuss this in class - so please complete the HW!
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Read the "Determining Content for Evaluating Argument"
Highlight domain specific words (these are words that are not normally used in informal conversation)
example from paragraph #1:
diplomas, community service

This is unfinished classwork - so please complete for HW!
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Read the "One Girl's Brave Steps"
Highlight domain specific words.
Circle reasons Ruby Bridges was a brave girl.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
Quiz Thursday.
  • Quiz Thursday
  • Complete study guide (Turn into flashcards or a study sheet) by Thursday
Quiz tomorrow! Be ready.

Have flashcards or study sheet ready to show me.
Folder check will be Wednesday, 1/18









STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.

Happy New Year! Welcome 2017!


Monday1/2no school
Tuesday1/3
Wednesday1/4
Thursday1/5
Friday1/6
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts

All Seedfolks work must be in by Thursday...NO LATER
All Seedfolks work must be in by Thursday...NO LATER
This includes: Tone charts, narrative stories, theme papers, and final summary papers


Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
Your new log started on 12/19. You should have 10 entries by now

The Seedfolks essay focusing on three THEMES should be completed for HW.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Mrs.Shibley is after school today for anyone who did not finish the Seedfolks essay focusing on three THEMES and/or the Narrative/Original character essay.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies

Finish folder p. 42 - 3 column notes (Geography of the Middle East)
Get all your Middle East papers done (including the 5 Pillars of Faith sketches!)
GEOGRAPHY BEE IN PROGRESS
GEOGRAPHY BEE IN PROGRESS








STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.

Enjoy your holiday break!


Parents:

The 7th grade is having a Team Day on Wednesday, December 21:

  • a movie in the morning

  • ice skating at Amelia Park in the afternoon (ice time is $3.00 per student and an additional $3.00 for skate rental is needed)

  • students do not need to ice skate - an alternate activity will take place

Please fill out the permission slip and return by Tuesday, December 20 !!!



Monday12/19
Tuesday12/20
Wednesday12/21
Thursday12/22
Friday12/23=No School=
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts





Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
Your new log started on 12/19. You will be required to read over the holiday break.

Seedfolks EXTRA CREDIT Quiz Chapters 9 - 13 needs to be turned in on Tuesday.

All Seedfolks packet materials are turned in on Tuesday.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Our final Seedfolks essay focusing on three THEMES should be completed in class on Thursday.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

If you did not finish your final Seedfolks essay focusing on three THEMES please work on it over vacation. If your template was checked you can write your final copy. If not please finish your template.

Enjoy your holiday break!
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
Last day of Latin America presentations
Finish Middle East maps











STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.



Monday12/12
SNOW DAY
Tuesday12/13
Wednesday12/14
Thursday12/15
Friday12/16
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts




Students who did not finish their narrative story where they wrote their own chapter for Seedfolks need to finish them for homework
Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
You should have 30 entries by now. This will be collected Wednesday.

Seedfolks your narrative original chapter DRAFT needs to be written by Monday.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Seedfolks narrative/original chapter needs to be written/typed by Wednesday. We will work on it in class.

Reading Log collected Wednesday!
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Seedfolks narrative/original chapter needs to be revised/edited by Thursday. We will work on it in class.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.
New Reading Log starts on MONDAY.

Seedfolks EXTRA CREDIT Quiz Chapters 9 - 13 needs to be turned in on Tuesday.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies

  • Postcard due TODAY!

  • Folder check (pages 28-38) tomorrow
Folders can also be checked tomorrow when we are back in the classroom.
Last day to work on skit!

Presentations will take place Friday and Monday!
Presentations today and Monday








STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.


PARENTS:

Friday, 12/9 is an early release to accommodate teacher professional development. Students are dismissed at 11:30.


As you may have noticed, some of the teacher email updates were out of date as there was a problem with the PowerSchool system which distributes the emails. It appears to have been fixed at this point.



Monday12/5

Tuesday12/6

Wednesday12/7

Thursday12/8

Friday12/9

Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
This Friday (12-9) is the last day to turn in extra credit summaries.
This Friday (12-9) is the last day to turn in extra credit summaries.

Students have to completed final drafts of their summaries for homework if not done....I DIDN'T collect any of them yet and told ALL students to bring them home to show you.
This Friday (12-9) is the last day to turn in extra credit summaries.
This Friday (12-9) is the last day to turn in extra credit summaries.

complete 2 pages of brainstorming for your narrative story. There should be a minimum of 4 tones with the actually text they'll write in the story for that tone...follow the example

Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science


Complete Newton's Third law sketches by Friday


Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
You should have 25 entries by now. This will be collected next week.

Seedfolks:
Read MARICELLA and fill out Analysis of Character Journal on her
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

Seedfolks Summary Quiz Wednesday - you will be given a choice of two characters to write a Summary on.

You will be allowed to use your book and the Summary Template.

Seedfolks:
Read AMIR and FLORENCE and fill out Analysis of Character Journal on them.
This is due on Thursday.
This completes our book!
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Seedfolks draft of Creating your Own Character - this should be a complete and complex outline of your own chapter. Once this is checked by Mrs. Shibley, you should be starting your chapter.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Reading Logs:
will be due on Wednesday, Dec.15

Seedfolks your chapter needs to be written by Monday.

EXTRA CREDIT:
last day to turn in the story outline.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
QUIZ TOMORROW! See the tiny study guide for the actual quiz questions.
Make sure all folder pages are complete and in order.
Make sure all folder pages are complete and in order.
Finish Caribbean country postcard. It is due Monday. We will work on it for about 10 minutes in class Friday.
Folder check (pages 28-38) on Tuesday, 12/13.








STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.






Monday11/28
Tuesday11/29
Wednesday11/30
Thursday12/1
Friday12/2
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts

Complete Questions, Tone Analysis and character chart for Maricela if you were at the Pogo show today and missed class.

Students have to complete summary number 4 for homework. They are being told to bring it home to show you.

Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science
Finish The Speed of Transportation bar graph




Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
You should have 20 entries by now.

Seedfolks Summary #3 - pick your own character
should be written on the Summary Template

Seedfolks Chapter 5-8 Quiz on Tuesday

Many students have asked about extra credit opportunities.
Beside the ongoing SCOPE extra credit, I am offering another.

Please see the attached:
TIPS for Writing a Short Story - Step 1 - the OUTLINE
This will be due 12/9

Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Seedfolks:
Read CURTIS and fill out Analysis of Character Journal on him
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Finish classwork Seedfolks draft of Creating your Own Character - this should be a complete and complex outline of your own chapter.

Seedfolks:
Read NORA and fill out Analysis of Character Journal on her
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Seedfolks Summary Quiz next week - you will be given a choice of two characters to write a Summary on.
You will be allowed to use the Summary Template and your book.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
  • Finish the word search from last week
  • Finish coloring the Latin America map
  • Finish physical map (p. 30)
  • Finish Almanac work (p. 31)

Finish Brazil economy map and checklist

Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed








Monday11/21

Tuesday11/22

Thanksgiving vacation starts


Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
Extra credit is on my ELA page

Extra credit is on my ELA page

I tried sending an ELA update last
week but Powerschool isn't working
right. I did put a copy on the ELA webpage for anyone who wants to see it.



Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
You should have 18 entries by now.

Seedfolks: Read "SAE YOUNG"
fill out: Character Chart and Analysis of Character Journal
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Seedfolks Chapter 5-8 Quiz on Tuesday, 11/29

please make sure you are all caught up with your Seedfolks characters
Reading 30 minutes per night is OPTIONAL through the holiday break!

Many students have asked about extra credit opportunities.

Beside the ongoing SCOPE extra credit, I am offering another.
Please see the attached:
TIPS for Writing a Short Story - Step 1 - the OUTLINE
This will be due 12/9



Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.




Monday11/14
Tuesday11/15
Wednesday11/16
Thursday11/17
Friday11/18
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts


complete brainstorming, how you'll organize the facts (number them) and listing transitions words you will use when you write the rough draft tomorrow.
Summary number 2 on either Leona or Gonzalo is due tomorrow in rough draft from with transition words

Seedfolks packet grade Monday see ELA page for table of contents
Summary 2 grade moved to Monday.

Seedfolks packet moved to Tuesday so parents have time to see them.
Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science


Turn in waves folder 13 pages by Friday
Stay after today for quiz make ups

Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
You should have 13 entries by now.

Seedfolks: Read "SAM"
fill out: Character Chart and Analysis of Character Journal

You should have already finished the Character Chart and Analysis of Character Journal on:
KIM, ANA, WENDELL, GONZALO, TIO JUAN, and LEONA
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Seedfolks: Read "VIRGIL"
fill out: Character Chart and Analysis of Character Journal

You should have already finished the Character Chart and Analysis of Character Journal on:

KIM, ANA, WENDELL, GONZALO, TIO JUAN, and LEONA, SAM
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

POV Quiz on Friday:
1st person POV
2nd person POV
3rd person POV (including objective, limited, omniscient)
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies

You will be having a Social Studies TEST on Tuesday, 11/22. Topics will include:
  1. How to read a climate graph (folder p. 24 and 2 practice graphs)
  2. Landforms matching (folder p. 21)
  3. Biomes matching (folder p. 27 – we will work on this today and Friday)
  4. Climate zones (folder p. 24 – colored drawing)
  5. Definitions of both CLIMATE (p. 24) and BIOME (p. 27)
We will practice for the test on Monday, 11/21.



Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.

NO school for students Tuesday (Election Day) and Friday (Veteran's Day)
SMS Election results are in:
Question 1: NO 295 to YES 134
Question 2: NO 333 to YES 95
Question 3: YES 271 to NO 144
Question 4: NO 217 to YES 191
President: Clinton 209 to Trump 192

Monday11/7
Tuesday11/8
Wednesday11/9
Thursday11/10
Friday11/11
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts

Tone quiz tomorrow



Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote
Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
You should have 8 entries by now.

Tone/Mood QUIZ Thursday:
Tone: the writer's attitude toward the subject or audience of the story
Mood: how the story makes you, the reader, feel
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Finish Tone CW:
be complete
#1 both poems
#2 both poems
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies



Organize and check all folder pages #20-26.

Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.



  • Grades are closing - make sure EVERYTHING IS CAUGHT UP by the end of the term, FRIDAY, November 4.


Monday10/31
Tuesday11/1
Wednesday11/2
Thursday11/3
Friday11/4
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
NONE
NONE
COMPLETE FINAL DRAFT OF REWRITTEN FAIRY TALE USING 1ST PERSON POINT OF VIEW.

THE RUBRIC IS ON THE ELA PAGE
Quiz on Tone next Tuesday 11/9 see ELA page

Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
You should have 5 entries by now.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

We will be cleaning out our ELA folder this week - DO NOT get rid of any papers yet. We will keep some papers all year.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Make sure ALL your work is caught up
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Point of View QUIZ in 2 weeks:
  • 1st Person
  • 2nd Person
  • 3rd Person (focus on objective, limited, omniscient)
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
You should have 8 entries by now!

Seedfolks check-in/Quiz on Monday Chapters 1-4

Tone/Mood QUIZ Thursday next week:
Tone: the writer's attitude toward the subject or audience of the story
Mood: how the story makes you, the reader, feel
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies

Voter registration is due tomorrow! Pass it in or you cannot vote on Monday.

Finish Westfield climate graph
Today is the 3rd and final day for Landforms Powerpoint project
All owed work is due TMRW!
- Westfield climate graph
- Landforms powerpoint
Voting on Monday for President/Vice-President and the 4 MA ballot questions
Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed






Monday10/24
Tuesday10/25
Wednesday10/26
Thursday10/27
Friday10/28
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
NONE
Finish defining the tone words in column two if you didn't in class....One time only grade...,much be completed tomorrow for full credit.



Mrs. Cote
Math
Daily Reflection

B-8 Decimal Practice (show work)




Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math
Daily Reflection

Due Friday:
1) 3.1 Puzzle Time with work page
2) 3.2 Puzzle Time with work page




Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science

Complete the 4 wavespeed calculation problems due Wednesday
Vocabulary challenge Friday (24 words)



Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log. You should have 30 entries by now.

When collected tomorrow - this will count as an ELA QUIZ grade.

Personal Narrative Booklet is now LATE
New Reading Log started today.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

LTF "Snow" packet:
complete Activity Four #7 and #8 only

Personal Narrative Booklet is now LATE

October Reading Log is now LATE
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

LTF "Snow" packet: complete and due on Friday
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies

Landform sort (if not done in class)

.

Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed





  • FIELD TRIP to CT Science Center is Thursday, 10/27.


Monday10/17
Tuesday10/18
Wednesday10/19
Thursday10/20
Friday10/21
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts





Mrs. Cote
Math
Daily Reflection

B-8 Decimal Practice (show work)




Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math
Daily Reflection

Due Friday:
1) 3.1 Puzzle Time with work page
2) 3.2 Puzzle Time with work page




Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
When collected next week - this will count as an ELA QUIZ grade.

You should have 25 entries by now.

Point of View quiz Wednesday:
be looking at:
  • 1st person POV
  • 2nd person POV
  • 3rd person POV

Personal Narrative Booklet is due on Wednesday, October 19 when students walk into ELA class. If your student is behind with this project, they should be working on this at home. No more class time will be devoted to this project.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Point of View quiz Wednesday:
be looking at:
  • 1st person POV
  • 2nd person POV
  • 3rd person POV

Personal Narrative Booklet is due on Wednesday, October 19 when students walk into ELA class. If your student is behind with this project, they should be working on this at home.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

LATE: Personal Narrative Booklet
Every day this assignment is late, points are taken off on the overall grade.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

You should have 30 entries by Monday.

Reading log will be collected on Tuesday.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
Continue to work on your flashcards. You should be able to fill in all of them except 3.
Finish all 18 flashcards. They are due tomorrow.
Study flashcards. Organize folder pages 11-19.

11. Culture web & vocabulary
12. Culture word practice
13. Food for thought
14. Vocab words - Cambodia (not E period)
15. Almanac Q's
16.Out of Poverty 2 column notes
17. Population vs population density
18. Government chart
19. Economics systems
SS test and Folder check (pages 11-19) are tomorrow.
SS TEST and Folder check TODAY
Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







Monday10/17
Tuesday10/18
Wednesday10/19
Thursday10/20
Friday10/21
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts





Mrs. Cote
Math
Daily Reflection

B-8 Decimal Practice (show work)




Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math
Daily Reflection

Due Friday:
1) 3.1 Puzzle Time with work page
2) 3.2 Puzzle Time with work page




Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
When collected next week - this will count as an ELA QUIZ grade.

You should have 25 entries by now.

Point of View quiz Wednesday:
be looking at:
  • 1st person POV
  • 2nd person POV
  • 3rd person POV

Personal Narrative Booklet is due on Wednesday, October 19 when students walk into ELA class. If your student is behind with this project, they should be working on this at home. No more class time will be devoted to this project.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Point of View quiz Wednesday:
be looking at:
  • 1st person POV
  • 2nd person POV
  • 3rd person POV

Personal Narrative Booklet is due on Wednesday, October 19 when students walk into ELA class. If your student is behind with this project, they should be working on this at home.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

LATE: Personal Narrative Booklet
Every day this assignment is late, points are taken off on the overall grade.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

You should have 30 entries by Monday.

Reading log will be collected on Tuesday.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
Continue to work on your flashcards. You should be able to fill in all of them except 3.
Finish all 18 flashcards. They are due tomorrow.
Study flashcards. Organize folder pages 11-19.

11. Culture web & vocabulary
12. Culture word practice
13. Food for thought
14. Vocab words - Cambodia (not E period)
15. Almanac Q's
16.Out of Poverty 2 column notes
17. Population vs population density
18. Government chart
19. Economics systems
SS test and Folder check (pages 11-19) are tomorrow.
SS TEST and Folder check TODAY
Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







Monday10/10
No School

Tuesday10/11

Wednesday10/12

Thursday10/13

Friday10/14

Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts

Quiz next Thursday on 10-20 on Point of View....resources online on class page
Quiz next Thursday on 10-20 on Point of View....resources online on class page
Quiz next Thursday on 10-20 on Point of View....resources online on class page
Quiz next Thursday on 10-20 on Point of View....resources online on class page
Mrs. Cote
Math

Problem of the week is due Friday

Chapter 1 and 2 test is Friday
Daily Reflection
Problem of the week is due Friday


Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math

Problem of the week is due Friday
Daily Reflection


Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science


Finish all 24 flashcards by Friday.
Solar oven testing Friday for all classes


Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts

Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
When collected at the end of the month - this will count as an ELA QUIZ grade.

You should have 20 entries by now.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Complete green HW page for your Personal Narrative
  • Book dedication
  • Narrative summary
  • Theme
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

You should have 25 entries by now.

Point of View quiz next week:
be looking at:
1st person POV
2nd person POV
3rd person POV

Personal Narrative Booklet will be due on Wednesday, October 19 when students walk into ELA class. There will be one more class day to work on this project. If your student is behind with this project, they should be working on this at home.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies

E period: Finish food map (folder pg. 13)
None
Population paper
  • Upcoming SS test on Friday, 10/21. See the study guide/flashcards from today.
  • Start making the flashcards! They are due on Weds, 10/19.
  • Folder check same day as test, Friday, 10/21
Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







Monday10/3
Tuesday10/4
Wednesday10/5
Thursday10/6
Friday10/7
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies
FYI Test Thurs on Tools of a Geographer
FYI Test Thurs on Tools of a Geographer
Study Guides have been handed out with Vocab Study Sheet
STUDY your study Guide and vocab study tools
Test Tomorrow on Tools of a Geographer


Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
Quiz Wednesday on identifying theme and a notebook check for 6 pieces of notes that you should have in your folder on Wednesday
Quiz Wednesday on identifying theme and a notebook check for 6 pieces of notes that you should have in your folder on Wednesday

there's practice on my class webpage



Mrs. Cote

Math





Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science
Do Page 73 in the waves workbook I will check it Thursday
Food to cook in solar oven



Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
When collected at the end of the month - this will count as an ELA QUIZ grade.

You should have 15 entries by now.
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week

Make sure the LTF Point of View packet is completely finished - it will be collected and counted as a classwork grade
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week.

You should have 20 entries by the weekend.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
Your organized Social studies folder (pages 1-10) plus the Table of Contents is due tomorrow
The Vice Presidential debate is tonight. Try to watch some of it!
We are starting a new folder today. Make sure you are ready to go:
- Recycle old work (except p. 8)
- Start new Table of Contents
Finish culture words practice (p. 12)
Presidential Debate on Sunday at 9pm. Try to watch some!

Finish food map questions and gluing (#13)
Mrs. Curto

Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.



Monday9/26
Tuesday9/27
Wednesday9/28
Thursday9/29
Friday9/30
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts





Mrs. Cote
Math
Reflection for day
Quiz on Common %, Decimals, and Fractions Friday
Problem of the week

Do one side of fraction add/subtract puzzle
Reflection for day

Quiz on Common %, Decimals, and Fractions Friday
Problem of the week

Do other side of fraction add-subtract puzzle
Reflection for day

Quiz on Common %, Decimals,and Fractions Friday

Problem of the week


Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math
Reflection for day
Quiz on Common %, Decimals,and Fractions Friday
Problem of the week
Reflection for day

Quiz on Common %, Decimals,and Fractions Friday

Problem of the week

Finish On Your Own Questions 1-7 page 229
Reflection for day

Quiz on Common %, Decimals,and Fractions Friday

Problem of the week


Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
When collected at the end of the month - this will count as an ELA QUIZ grade.

Make sure your Outlining a Narrative is complete
Read and highlight Mood and Tone - both sides
Read 30 minutes
Read 30 minutes

LTF packet
Point of View
Activity 1 #1-3 only.
bring a picture if you have one
Read 30 minutes
Read 30 minutes - you should have 15 entries by the end of the week.
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
Finish NAME project (now overdue!)

Watch some of the Presidential debate tonight.
Make sure folder pages #1-8 are complete and in order.
FOLDER CHECK NEXT WEEK, TUESDAY 10/4!
  • Get organized now!
  • Figure out if you are missing anything now!
You should now have pages 1-9 - ORGANIZE!!

Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed








Monday9/19
Tuesday9/20
Wednesday9/21
Thursday9/22
Friday9/23
Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies
memorize Lat/Long Song. Perform it for a grownup & have them sign the back to get credit.
none if you memorized the song & submitted the signature



Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
Quiz Thursday on sentence types (simple, compound, complex, and compound complex)
Quiz Thursday on sentence types (simple, compound, complex, and compound complex)
Quiz Thursday on sentence types (simple, compound, complex, and compound complex)


Mrs. Cote
Math
Daily Reflection

Problem of the week #2 due Friday
Finish 1.2 "Adding Integers" worksheet from class

Quiz #2 on Converting, Comparing, and Ordering Numbers on Friday.

Daily Reflection

Problem of the week #2 due Friday
E Block: Finish "Is it addition or subtraction?

F Block: Finish 1.3 "Subtracting Integers."

Both classes: Daily Reflection

Problem of the week #2 due Friday.


Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math
E-10, E-11, and E-12 are due tomorrow.

Test on Ratios and Proportions Wednesday.

Daily Reflection

p.93 and 94 if not completed in class
Study for Test on Proportions tomorrow

Study Guide Problems 1-13

Daily Reflection

Problem of the week #2 due Friday
"Is it Addition or Subtraction?"


Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science

Squidwards Symphony Experiment EAB
Squidwards symphony F...
Last minute shoe boxes...
studyquiet333 password for science world
Quiz postponed until Tuesday!!!!!

Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
When collected at the end of the month - this will count as an ELA QUIZ grade.

finish CW Narrative Writing: Preparing a Personal Essay - page 17 only

A, E, F periods Finish Understanding Theme with Fables - B period needs to work on this packet for 30 minutes
Read 30 minutes

THEME QUIZ on Thursday

B period: finish CW Narrative Writing: Preparing a Personal Essay - page 17 only

everyone else: finish CW Narrative Writing: Preparing a Personal Essay - page 18 only
Brainstorm a list of topics, then write for 15 minutes on the topic of your choice
Read 30 minutes

THEME QUIZ on Thursday
Read 30 minutes
Read 30 minutes -
You should have 10 entries by now!

Outlining a Narrative should be COMPLETELY filled out - so you can start your FINAL booklet
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
QUIZ on Friday, 9/23
Finish continents coloring WS if not done
QUIZ on Friday, 9/23

Finish study guide by quiz to be ready for quiz

Practice flashcards!
QUIZ TOMORROW
Review your study guide & practice your flashcards!

Quiz today

Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.

**OPEN HOUSE IS WEDNESDAY THE 14TH 6:00-7:30

THURSDAY will be the Meet and great with your SUMMER READING/COMMUNITY READERS teacher from 8:05 - 8:30



Monday9-12
Tuesday9-13

Wednesday9-14

Thursday9-15

Friday9-16

Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies
FYI- Procedures Quiz Thursday. Study p.3 &4 in your Notebook to prepare.
FYI- Procedures Quiz Thursday. Study p.3 &4 in your Notebook to prepare.
FYI- Procedures Quiz Thursday. Study p.3 &4 in your Notebook to prepare.


Ms. McIntire
Language Arts
I've moved the clauses and phrases quiz to Thursday instead of tomorrow but students should be studying!
Study for quiz Thursday
Study for quiz Thursday


Mrs. Cote
Math
  • Reflection Questions for today
  • Read Perfect Square Problem (Due: Friday)
  • Deadline for Postcards is Wednesday
  • Quiz on Comparing, Converting, Ordering, and Absolute Value on Monday
  • Reflection Questions for today
  • Read Perfect Square Problem (Due: Friday)
  • Deadline for Postcards is Wednesday
  • Quiz on Comparing, Converting, Ordering, and Absolute Value on Monday
  • Reflection Questions for today
  • Read Perfect Square Problem (Due: Friday)
  • Quiz on Comparing, Converting, Ordering, and Absolute Value on Monday
  • Reflection Questions for today
  • Read Perfect Square Problem (Due: Friday)
  • Quiz on Comparing, Converting, Ordering, and Absolute Value on Monday
  • Quiz on Comparing, Converting, Ordering, and Absolute Value on Monday
Mrs. Cote
Advanced Math
  • Reflection Questions for today
  • Read Perfect Square Problem (Due: Friday)
  • Deadline for Postcards is Wednesday
  • Unit Rate Packet is due tomorrow
  • Reflection Questions for today
  • Read Perfect Square Problem (Due: Friday)
  • Deadline for Postcards is Wednesday
  • Test on Unit Rate and Proportions next week
  • Reflection Questions for today
  • Read Perfect Square Problem (Due: Friday)
  • Test on Unit Rate and Proportions next week (chapter 5)
  • Reflection Questions for today
  • Read Perfect Square Problem (Due: Friday)
  • Test on Unit Rate and Proportions next week (chapter 5)
E-10, E-11, and E-12 are all due on Tuesday

Test on Chapter 5 on Wednesday
Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts
Read 30 minutes per night 5 times per week - track in your Reading Log.
When collected at the end of the month - this will count as an ELA QUIZ grade.
Read for 30 minutes

FINAL copy of your Autobiographical Poem is due in class tomorrow.
Read for 30 minutes

Read "The Great Breakdown of 1995"
  • Identify POV
  • Identify THEME - The author believes that...
  • Identify/highlight 10 phrases
Read for 30 minutes
Read for 30 minutes
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies





Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.




LABOR DAY

Tuesday9-6
Wednesday9-7
Thursday9-8
Friday9-9

Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies

Get your PINK Syllabus signed
None if your PINK Syllabus has been signed


Ms. McIntire
Language Arts



Quiz Tuesday on Phrases and clauses....see class webpage for study guide and links for practice games/quizzes
Quiz Tuesday on Phrases and clauses....see class webpage for study guide and links for practice games/quizzes
Mrs. Cote
Math

Postcards to Gauss due tomorrow.
Finish RPJ page 4 activity 2
1.1 Practice Sheet--finish

RPJ page 6
check grades on PowerSchool and get organized
Mrs. Cote
Advanced Math

Postcards due Tomorrow
RPJ p. 85-87 Finish

5.1 Practice RPJ page 88
RPJ Page 6 and 10
Unit Rate Packet is due on Tuesday
Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math

Postcards to Gauss

1.1 RPJ page 6

Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts

Get course syllabus signed
Return by 9/9

Make a list of 5-15 phrases that you might use when writing about yourself...make sure they are all different
5 is the minimum (70%), 10 (80%), and 15 is the maximum (100%)
Read for 30 minutes
Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies


  • Inventory HW due Friday, 9/16
  • Finish coloring city, state, country chart for tomorrow


Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.


HOMEROOM HOMEWORK: Get all of your Homeroom paperwork signed & returned to Homeroom Teacher as soon as possible.
What MUST be returned?
  • 2 Emergency Cards
  • Signature Form for the Student Handbook
  • Signature Form for the Release of Student Images
  • 7th Grade Welcome Letter
  • Walking Permission Slip

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
9/1

Friday9/2


Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies





Ms. McIntire
Language Arts




Course expectations signed
Mrs. Cote
Math





Mrs. Cote
Advanced Math





Ms. Palmer
Science





Mr. Collier
Science





Ms. Friguglietti
Math





Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts



bring a one subject spiral bound NB to leave in class
have a sturdy 2 pocket folder for class

Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies
If you want to see more of the Holocaust diary entries, click here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E_cpvkIU6IY




Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed







STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.

BULLDOG BUCK'S JOKE:

Joe: What’s the king of all school supplies?
Moe: I don’t know. What?
  • Joe: The ruler.




Mrs. Hollister
Social Studies

Ms. McIntire
Language Arts

Mrs. Cote
Math

Mrs. Cote

Advanced Math

Ms. Palmer
Science

Mr. Collier
Science

Ms. Friguglietti
Math

Mrs. Shibley
Language Arts

Mrs. Mendez
Social Studies

Mrs. Curto
Spec. Ed



STEM- Please see Mrs. Hill’s page.