Everett F. Kerr Middle School

Homework

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6th Grade


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8th Grade

Unified Arts/ Physical Education & Health

Ms. McNamara

Reading/L.A. - Students should be reading at least 20-30 minutes each night. Book logs are due every Tuesday. Practice language arts skills on

www.ixl.com/signin/kerrms

Mrs. Castaneda

ELA

Mrs. Dargan

ELA

Violent Video Game articles with graphic organizer

Beginning Pro/Con Position Paper.

Mr. Suchy

Language and Literacy

Mr. Coppin ELA - We will be reading White Fang and The King of Mazy May (Pg 304-314) In addition, we will begin Lesson 32 - Plot

Finally, use www.ixl.com/signin/kerrms


You child will know their section based on their target for reading

Mrs. Klabisch ELA


We are beginning our novel study of Walk Two Moons with various English/ Language Arts activities.


For 1st Period Language Arts we will be working on the Poetry Unit.  

Mr. Sepulveda ELA and LA students will be working on writing a Position Paper.  In reading students will be researching articles and finding textual evidence to support ideas.

Mrs. Darling MUSIC

? 6th graders are learning about dynamics

? 7th graders are composing melodies

? 8th grade is beginning their piano unit

Mr. Flood MATH

At home, go on MAPPERS or IXL 20 minutes a day. Earn points towards the contest!

This month, we will focus on Geometry!

Essential Questions:

How does the area of a rectangle relate to the area of a triangle?How does a parallelogram compare to a rectangle?How can we use our knowledge of rectangles and triangles to find the area of trapezoids?How does knowing the area formulas for 2-dimensional shapes help us when finding the surface area of 3-dimensional shapes?




 

Mrs. Moehlig MATH

Mrs. Damian MATH

Students will be constructing equations and graphing linear functions. Students should study functions on Khan Academy, TenMarks, or ixl.

Ms. McDonald

Computers: Students should be studying weekly terms for homework.

Mrs. Wajda

SCIENCE


Cells and Systems


Vocabulary and Section Check Ins and Quizzes


Concept Practice:

Cell structures and functions in relation to real life organization examples- school, business, etc.

Organization - cell, tissue, organ, system

Mrs. Baker

We are continuing "Chemistry 101".


Go to my google classroom and practice "Quizlet: Deck 5"

Mrs. Wright

SCIENCE

Mrs. Rozell

Art

Mrs. Rauen

SOCIAL STUDIES


Lesson 9: Daily Life in Ancient Egypt due 1/31/18

Students should review vocabulary nightly.


Ancient Egypt vocabulary sentences due Friday 2/2.

Mr. FARRELL

SOCIAL STUDIES


We will continue with the United States Constitution and the Executive Branch of Government. Students will research to see how the President’s role is affected by the U.S. Constitution.

Ms. Phillips

SOCIAL STUDIES

Mr. VanZee

PE

Mrs. Plancarte

BILINGUAL/ELA

Ms. Piniuta

BILINGUAL/ELA


We are continuing Unit 2 of Writer’s Workshop, Writing about Reading and finishing the novel The Outsiders.

Mr. Flores

BILINGUAL/ELA

Mr. Ibarra

PE

Ms. Acton

CROSS CATEGORICAL

Mrs. Watson

CROSS CATEGORICAL

Math- Go khanacademy.org/mappers (login in google username and password) or myon.com

Mrs. Maldonado

CROSS CATEGORICAL

Ms. Cantelo

PE

Mrs. Hoffman

RESOURCE

Ms. Proctor

RESOURCE

Mrs. Mazza

RESOURCE-Please see Mrs. Damian and Mr. Sepulveda’s classes.

Mr. Rodriguez

SPANISH


 
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