Homework for the Week of 10/29/12

ELA (Coach Whitt): 

  • Monday  –  5 topics of discussions using real-world events
  • Tuesday – Research and documentation    
  • Wednesday –  NO HW  
  • Thursday – Essay composition  
  • Friday – Essay composition  

 Period 2 students will need to have read to page 148  and create a Venn Diagram comparing/contrasting 2 of the main characters (Phillip Malloy and Ken Barchet) – 7 qualities each section.  This must be computer generated.  Futher instructions available on Monday. 

2nd Period Herald-Sun Topic for the week:  How does advertisements (TV, magazines, billboards) influence our daily lives? 

Highlighted Essential Question:  What strategies can I use to determine an author’s stance on a given topic?

Highlighted Learning Target for the Week:  I CAN compose an argumentative essay demonstrating my understanding of claim and counterclaim. 

Contact Coach Whitt @ Jeffrey.Whitt@dpsnc.net

SS (Mr. Cordova):  

For Monday and every day of this week: Study for Test 2, covering Unit 3, to be held on Friday, November 2nd.

Unit 3 covers:

French and Indian War

Regulator Movement

Boston Massacre

Boston and Edenton Tea Parties

British Acts of Taxation/Parliament

Revolutionary War (including leaders)

3 branches of government

Articles of Confederation

U.S. Constitution

Bill of Rights

Contact Mr. Cordova @ Raymond.Cordova@dpsnc.net

Math (Mrs. Wolf): 

Math 8

* Monday: Exponents Partner Quiz; HW is Scientific Notation WS #2

* Tuesday: Coordinate Plane WS

* Wednesday: Area and Side Length of Squares WS

* Thursday: Pythagorean Theorem WS

* Friday: Pythagorean Theorem Quiz; no HW

Common Core Math I

* Monday: Expressions, Equatiions, & Scatterplots Test; HW is Regression WS

* Tuesday: Interpreting Linear Models WS

* Wednesday: Using Linear Models to Predict WS

* Thursday: Linear Models Review Sheet

* Friday: Linear Models Quiz; no HW

Contact Mrs. Wolf @ Connie.Chu@dpsnc.net

Science (Ms. Wilson):   

Mon- None

Tue- Fri- Workbook pages 25-28. This will be due on Friday

Contact Ms. Wilson @ Anna.Wilson@dpsnc.net

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