Monthly Archives: October 2013

Homework for the Week of 11/04/13

Social Studies (Mr. Cordova):

Mon: Complete E.Q. Check #045 – 49 on the Social Studies Website.

Mon – Wednesday: Westward Expansion packet due Thursday.

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

Science (Ms. Bedell):

Monday: Watch Introduction to Biotechnology video – http://vimeo.com/62114648 and then do Edmodo quiz.

Tuesday: Watch Genetically Modified Foods video – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JMPE5wlB3Zk and then do Edmodo quiz.

Wednesday: Study for vocabulary quiz and watch Making Bacteria Glow video – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFxznM9TRFY and then do Edmodo quiz.

Thursday: None

Friday: None

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

ELA (Ms. Meyers):

M-F read SSR book at least 30 minutes and study for vocabulary quiz.

Contact Ms. Meyers @ Dawn.Meyers@dpsnc.net

Homework for the Week of 10/28/13

Social Studies (Mr. Cordova):

Mon: Complete E.Q. Check #040 – 44 on the Social Studies Website.

Mon – Tue: Complete Constitution packet – assignment due Wednesday, October 30.

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

Science (Ms. Bedell):

Homework assignments will be posted on Edmodo.

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

ELA (Ms. Meyers):

T-Fri – read at least 30 minutes in SSR book.

5 paragraph essay must be entered into NC Write and be finished by Friday.

Contact Ms. Meyers @ Dawn.Meyers@dpsnc.net

Homework for the Week of 10/21/13

Social Studies (Mr. Cordova):

1) Monday:

  • Complete E.Q. Check #035 – 39 on the Social Studies Website.

2) Ongoing: Work on S.C.O.P.E. (Summary Card Ongoing Project & Evaluation), the following items will be due on Friday, October 25.

    • Classroom rules and procedures
    • 5 themes of geography
    • Regions of N.C.
    • Native Americans of N.C.
    • Colonization
    • Columbus Reading
    • Columbian Exchange
    • The Lost Colony
    • The 13 Colonies [1 index card per colony]
    • Triangle Trade
    • Tuscarora War
    • French and Indian War
    • Regulator War
    • Boston Massacre
    • Boston Tea Party
    • Edenton Tea Party
    • Revolutionary War (Important Documents)
    • Revolutionary War (Important Causes)
    • Declaration of Independence
    • Revolutionary War – Important Events
    • Revolutionary War – 7 Important Battles [1 index card per battle]

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

Science (Ms. Bedell):

Science homework is listed on Edmodo.

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

ELA (Ms. Meyers):

Read your SSR book at least 20 minutes every night.

Wednesday – Revise and rewrite 5 paragraph essays.  You will type the final copy on Thursday.

New Social Studies Homework

Download Revolutionary War Leaders, and follow the directions on the first page.

Assignment is due Monday, October 21.

Homework for the Week of 10/14/13

Social Studies (Mr. Cordova):

Monday:

  • Complete E.Q. Check #030 – 34 on the Social Studies Website.

Ongoing: Work on S.C.O.P.E. (Summary Card Ongoing Project & Evaluation), the following items will be due on Friday, October 25.

    • Classroom rules and procedures
    • 5 themes of geography
    • Regions of N.C.
    • Native Americans of N.C.
    • Colonization
    • Columbus Reading
    • Columbian Exchange
    • The Lost Colony
    • The 13 Colonies [1 index card per colony]
    • Triangle Trade
    • Tuscarora War
    • French and Indian War
    • Regulator War
    • Boston Massacre
    • Boston Tea Party
    • Edenton Tea Party
    • Revolutionary War (Important Documents)
    • Revolutionary War (Important Causes)
    • Declaration of Independence

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

Science (Ms. Bedell):

Monday: watch Introduction to Fungus and Protists video http://www.schooltube.com/video/a88979928f5f88a46ac1/Protists%20and%20Fungi and take Edmodo quiz

Tuesday: none

Wednesday: none

Thursday: Study for vocabulary quiz

Friday: none

Contact Ms. Bedell @ Anna.Bedell@dpsnc.net

ELA (Ms. Meyers):

M-F read SSR book at least 30 minutes.

M – You should have the first three paragraphs of your rough draft completed.  If not, complete for homework.  Study for vocabulary quiz.

T – You should have the first four paragraphs of your rough draft completed.  If not, complete for homework.  Study for vocabulary quiz.

W – 1st and 2nd period – Log on to NC Write and view the sections Style and Word Choice.  All periods – study for vocabulary quiz.

Th – Revise and rewrite your 5 paragraph essay.  Study for vocabulary quiz.

***There will be NO current event tomorrow.

New Science Handout

The latest handout for Science is now available below:

Diseases Unit

New Social Studies handout

To help you study for your Social Studies test this Friday, October 11, below you will find our Year-in-Review Questions.

Year-In-Review Questions (as of 10/3/13)

Homework for the Week of 10/07/13

Social Studies (Mr. Cordova):

1. Monday:

  • Complete E.Q. Check #025 – 29 on the Social Studies Website.
  • Study for Test #001 on Friday, October 11, covering all material studied so far.

2. Ongoing: Work on S.C.O.P.E. (Summary Card Ongoing Project & Evaluation)

    • Classroom rules and procedures
    • 5 themes of geography
    • Regions of N.C.
    • Native Americans of N.C.
    • Colonization
    • Columbus Reading
    • Columbian Exchange
    • The Lost Colony
    • The 13 Colonies [1 index card per       colony]
    • Triangle Trade
    • Tuscarora War
    • French and Indian War
    • Regulator War
    • Boston Massacre
    • Boston Tea Party
    • Edenton Tea Party

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

Science (Ms. Bedell):

Monday: Watch Introduction to Viruses http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UEKS4w9bfJg and do Edmodo quiz.

Tuesday: Watch Introduction to Bacteria http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TDoGrbpJJ14 and do Edmodo quiz.

Wednesday:  Study for Ecology Unit Test on Thursday.  Finish any undone work in green book.

Thursday:  Re-watch video from Tuesday and take notes! There is a lot of important information there.  Take Edmodo Quiz

Friday: None

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

ELA (Ms. Meyers):

M-F Read SSR book at least 20 minutes.

M – Create personal lifeline of events; choose one to focus on for memoir.

T – Finish outline of personal narrative.

Th – Study for test on Flowers for Algernon.

Social Studies Homework – Due Friday, October 4

If you did not complete the power point assignment in class today, it is homework due this Friday, October 4. Answers may be turned in class on Friday or may be emailed or shared via google docs.

British Acts

Social Studies Homework Clarification

The French and Indian War writing assignment is extra credit.