Monthly Archives: December 2012

Homework for the Week of 12/17/12

ELA (Coach Whitt): 

Standards being addressed this week:  W.8.7, W.8.8, RL, 8.1, & W.8.7

All classes have HW that is now STUDENT DRIVEN (They are to use time management to complete the assignments given to them each week – please ask them about this at home).  Below, please find this week’s goal with their novels, and their timeline for their Global Awareness Project – FINAL WEEK. 

 We will be presenting our research to our classmates starting on Wednesday.  The students will have access to computers again Monday & Tuesday to help complete the Tri-Fold Presentation.

 Novel Study:

 1st Period:  The Pigman (need to have completed through page 182 by Friday)  

2nd Period:  And Then There Were None (need to have completed through page 275 by Friday)  

4th Period:  Nothing But the Truth (need to have completed through page 177 by Friday)  

5th Period: The Pigman (need to have completed through page 182 by Friday)  

 Contact Coach Whitt @ Jeffrey.Whitt@dpsnc.net

 SS (Mr. Cordova):

Work on Learning Contract Mid-Year Project due Monday, January 7, 2013.

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

Math (Mrs. Wolf):

 Math 8

* Monday: Rotations WS

* Tuesday: Composite Transformations WS

* Wednesday: Dilations WS

* Thursday: Start Transformations Project

* Friday: Finish Transformations Project; no HW

 Common Core I

* Monday: Finish Exponential Growth, Investigation 2 (p. 295)

* Tuesday: Finish Exponential Growth, Investigation 3 (p. 299)

* Wednesday: Finish Exponential Decay, Investigation 1 (p. 324)

* Thursday: Finish Exponential Decay, Investigation 2 (p. 327)

* Friday: Exponential Functions Lab (counts as a quiz grade); no HW

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

Science (Ms. Wilson):

Mon-

Tue- Review Packet

Wed- Study for Water Unit test

Thurs- none

Fri- none

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

Social Studies homework addendum

Instead of Slave narrative corrections due this Friday (12/14), students are to retake quizzes 1 and 2 of the American Civil War online from the Social Studies website.

Homework for the Week of 12/10/12

ELA (Coach Whitt): 

Standards being addressed this week:  W.8.7, W.8.8, RL, 8.1, & W.8.7

All classes have HW that is now STUDENT DRIVEN (They are to use time management to complete the assignments given to them each week – please ask them about this at home).  Below, please find this week’s goal with their novels, and their timeline for their Global Awareness Project. 

We will be working on our research and completing a rough draft by Wednesday.  The students will have access to computers Monday – Wednesday.

Novel Study:

1st Period:  The Pigman (need to have completed through page 156 by Friday)  

2nd Period:  And Then There Were None (need to have completed through page 203 by Friday)  

4th Period:  Nothing But the Truth (need to have completed through page 139 by Friday)  

5th Period: The Pigman (need to have completed through page 156 by Friday)  

Contact Coach Whitt @ Jeffrey.Whitt@dpsnc.net

SS (Mr. Cordova):

Slave Narrative rewrites/corrections. Due Friday, 12/14/12

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

Math (Mrs. Wolf):

Math 8

Monday

  • Angles Review Sheet

Tuesday

  • Angles Word Problems WS

Wednesday

  • Angles Quiz
  • Graphing, Translating, and Reflecting WS for HW

Thursday

  • Graphing and Rotating WS

Friday

  • Graphing and Composite Transforming WS

 

Common Core Math I

Monday

  • Compound Inequalities WS

Tuesday

  • Inequalities Review Sheet

Wednesday

  • Functions & Graphing Review Sheet (back of Equations & Word Problems Review Sheet)

Thursday

  • Study for Equations & Inequalities Test

Friday

  • Working with Math at Home
  • Textbook Check in class; p. 397 #2 for HW

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

 

Science (Ms. Wilson):

 Mon- Study for quiz, start workbook page 59-62

Tue- Finish workbook page 59-62

Wed- None

Thurs- Lab pre-questions

Fri- None