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Middle School at St. Anastasia Catholic School is fully departmentalized. Students in grades 6th through 8th start the day with their Homeroom / Religionteachers and transition throughout the day to their core academic subjects and their electives.For the 2018/2019 school year we have the following Middle School teachers:Mariela Gonzalez - 8th Homeroom, Literature for 6th, 7th, 8th, and 7th grade Social StudiesSusie Soriano - 7th Homeroom, and Language Arts for 6th, 7th, & 8th gradesGreta Manzano - 6th Homeroom, Math for 6th & 7th, Algebra for 8thMary White - Science for 6th, 7th, & 8thAngela Carter - Social Studies for 6th & 8thShonice Myers - PE for all gradesMarcus Petitt - Music for all gradesVeronica Mendez - Spanish for 6th, 7th, & 8th8th GradeAccelerated Algebra
Music3/11 - HW Assignment 1: Constructing Major Scales (due by 3/18/19)3/18 - HW Assignment 2: Read "Sitting at the Piano, Hand Position and Finger Numbers" handout (by 3/25/19)4/1 - HW Assignment 3: Record & Submit Video of Playing "Mary's Lamb" on Keyboard (due by 4/8/19)4/8 - HW Assignment 4: Record & Submit Video of Playing "Ducks on the Pond" on Keyboard (due by 4/15/19)8TH GRADE MUSIC COMPOSITION PROJECTS (due by Monday, May 27, 2019)Science5/23 Work on getting notebook up to date. It will be due next Thursday May 30.5/29 Complete notebook using handout - due tomorrow. Study for Quiz tomorrow on Electricity, p. 126-151.Reading5/21 Questions for Night are due Friday, May 24Final Project directions will be given out Wednesday.May 22nd-Project will be due Next Wed. May May 29ReligionPlease see Google Classroom for nightly homework and class materials.Please check Gradelink for missing assignments. Some students are missing important classwork. See Dr. Colvert for make-up if absent.2/22 -- Students should have completed the Classroom exercise on Nero's Rome in Google Forms. See Google Classroom, Unit 2-- Students will finish in class a debate write-up next week.Social Studies5/10 Ch 17 Guided Reading Questions - lesson 1 due Monday, lesson 2 due Tuesday, lessons 3 & 4 due Friday (both text and questions were shared with youon Friday via google docs)5/13 Ch 15 Test Corrections due Friday May 17th5/14 3 paragraphs from class -- based on assigned "person"7th GradeMATHEnglishReligionMusic3/4 - HW Assignment 1: Who is Ray Brown? Questionnaire (due by 3/11/19)3/11 - HW Assignment 2: Who is Wes Montgomery? Questionnaire (due by 3/18/19)3/18 - HW Assignment 3: "Who is Mary Lou Williams?" Questionnaire (due by 3/25/19)HISTORY OF JAZZ: INSTRUMENTALISTS EXAM (Monday, April 1, 2019)4/1 - 7th Grade Artist Research Project (due by 4/29/19)5/6 - Artist Presentation Reflection #1 - ONLINE (due by 5/13/19)5/13 - Artist Presentation Reflection #2 - ONLINE (due by 5/20/19)Science5/22 Finish answering Q’s 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11 & 12 on p. 76-79.5/23 Finish answering Q’s 13, 14, 16, 17 & 18 on p. 80-83.5/30 Complete the lab handout, Life in Moving Water, if you did not finish it during class today. Due by Tuesday, June 4.Reading5/21 Review and summarize Act 1 Scene 1.5/22 Star TestingSocial Studies5/13 Read Section 27.3 of handout and fill in chart and answer questions on the worksheet5/21 Please have your stations worksheet with you tomorrow Wed. May 22. We will be completing our Renaissance stations.6th GradeMATHEnglishMusic3/4 - HW Assignment 1: Who is Sarah Vaughan? Questionnaire (due by 3/11/19)3/11 - HW Assignment 2: Who is Billie Holiday? Questionnaire (due by 3/18/19)HISTORY OF JAZZ: VOCALISTS EXAM (Monday, April 1, 2019)4/1 - 6th Grade (STA Music Group) Team Projects (due by 4/29/19)Science5/16 Finish answering all questions on pages 12 & 13 (Lesson 1). QUIZ next Wednesday, May 22.5/21 Study for Quiz tomorrow on Lesson 1.5/22 Finish answering Q’s 1, 2, 3 & 6 on p. 15-17.5/23 Finish answering Q’s 7, 8, 9 & 10 on p. 18-19.5/29 Finish answering Q’s 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 & 13 on p. 18-21.
ReligionReading5/21 Finish sorting your notes into characters, events, setting, and unimportant information5/22 Star TestingSocial Studies5/22 Ch 12 Graphic Novel due Wednesday May 29th; Read Ch 13 and do vocabulary by 5/285/27 finish Patrician/Plebeian question from class