Middle School Homepage

  • Middle School at St. Anastasia Catholic School is fully departmentalized.  Students in grades 6th through 8th start the day with their Homeroom / Religion

    teachers 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 Studies
    Susie Soriano - 7th Homeroom, and Language Arts for 6th, 7th, & 8th grades
    Greta Manzano - 6th Homeroom, Math for 6th & 7th, Algebra for 8th
    Mary White - Science for 6th, 7th, & 8th
    Angela Carter - Social Studies for 6th & 8th
    Shonice Myers - PE for all grades
    Marcus Petitt - Music for all grades
    Veronica Mendez - Spanish for 6th, 7th, & 8th
     
    8th Grade
     
    Accelerated Algebra 
     
    3/25  Lesson 8.7  p. 407  1 - 36 all

     

    Algebra

    3/25  Lesson 6.3  worksheet

     

    English  

     

     3/25- V- study for Unit 11 test 3/26

              W- work on persuasive web/bubble

    Music

     
    3/11 - 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)
     
    Science 
     
    3/12    Finish answering Q’s 8, 9, 11 & 12, pages 8-11, in your notebooks.
    3/13    Read p. 12-13. 
    3/14     Finish Q’s 13, 14, 15 & 16 in your notebook, p. 13-14.  Plot graphs on graph paper to glue into your notebook. Finish reading p. 15 and complete the Venn diagram (Q17). It should fill half a page in your notebook.
    3/19    None.
    3/20    Finish any classwork, including answering Q’s 18-23, p. 16, in your noteabooks.
    3/21    
     
     
     
    Reading
     
    3/4 Continue workin on your Theme Essay/ Quiz pp. 94-110 tomorrow
    3/6 Introduction and first body paragraph for your essay is due tomorrow
    3/11 Look at all revisions and edits and make changes to your essay accordingly. Your essay should be printed and turned in by Wed. 3/13
    3/18 Finish reading and annotating Chapter 1 of Night by Elie Wiesel-Due Wednesday 3/20 GTA Tues. 3/19
    3/21 Questions for Night pp. 3-22 and Vocabulary WS due Monday 3/25-Quiz on pp. 3-22 on Tue. 3/26
     
    Religion  
     
    Please 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  Studies       
     
     
    3/21     Abolitionist Pamphlet due Monday; Read and "notes" Ch 15:  Pgs 456, 461, 465 graphic organizers due Monday, Pgs 470 and 475 due Tuesday. ("Using Graphics on each page will count as your notes--make sure complete them with 8th grade level detail.) 
    7th Grade
     
    MATH
     
    3/25   Two - Step Equations  
    3/26   No class - St. Bernard field trip
     
     
     
     
     
    English 
     
     
     
    3/25 V- study for Unit 11 test 3/28
            W -continue working on expository article web
    Religion       
     
     
    3/18 - p 345 Activity
    3/20- finish p 118-119 
    3/21- finsish study guide, study for Ch 7 test 3/27
     
    Music
     
    3/4 - 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)
     
    Science 
      
    3/12    Finish organizing notebooks to turn in tomorrow.  Study for Lesson 1 Quiz tomorrow   
    3/13    None
    3/14    None
    3/19   Finish answering Q’s 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 & 15, p.22-25, in your notebooks.
    3/20    Finish any classwork:  answering Q's 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 & 15, pages 22-25, in your notebooks.  Finish reading p. 26-27, and answering Q’s 16 (list the organisms), 17 & 18, on p. 26, and Q’s 9-18, pages 22-25.
    3/21    
     
     
    Reading
    3/4 Finnish Battling Boys Close Reading and informational text
    3/5 Begin Reading Chapter 8
     3/11 Finish reading and annotating Chapter 8 of LOTF-Write down how this chapter connects to what we discussed today in class. Use your notes to make connections.
    3/19 Read and annotate Ch. 9 of LOTF
    3/21 Make sure you have read chapter 9 completely by tomorrow Friday.
    3/22 Chapter 9 notes due Monday 3/25 Quiz Chapters 6-9 Tue. 3/26
     
      
    Social Studies
    3/4 Finish Chapter 7 Study Guide/ Chater 7 Test Thursday 3/7 
    3/6 Chapter 7 Test tomorrow
    3/11 Chapter 8 Lesson 1 Questions
    3/14 Read Chapter 8 Lesson 3 and complete reteaching activity
    3/18 Japan one-pager due Thursday 3/21
     
    6th Grade
    MATH
     
    3/25  Lesson 64  p. 334 - 335  1 - 30 all and worksheet on quadrilaterals
     
    English 
     
     
    3/25- G- Study for  Adjectives test  4/2
       
    Music
     
    3/4 - 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)
     
    Science
     
    3/12     Complete all Q’s on p. 24 & 25, for review tomorrow. Quiz Thursday.
    3/13     Study for Quiz on Lesson 2, Stars on Thursday (pages 16-25)
    3/14     Finish answering Q’s 1, 2, 3, 5 & 7, p. 48-51, in your notebook.
     
    3/19     Finish answering Q’s 8, 10, 11 (write out the three laws), 12, and 13, pages  52-55, in notebooks.
    3/20     Finish classwork:  answering Q’s 1, 2A&B, p.  47, in your notebooks. Be sure to include the source of the information you find.
    3/21     
     
     
    Religion
     
     
    3/25   Chapter 9 Review  p. 151 - 152
    3/26   Chapter 9 Test
     
     
    Reading 
    3/4 Reread article we read in class-answer the questions on the last page.
    3/6 Finish Webquest all links are on the page
    3/11 Read
    3/14 Write a Summary for "The Fight" using the formula SWBST
    3/18 Chapter 4-6 Quiz tomorrow Tues. 3/19
    3/21 If you have not turned in your summary for Chapter 7 of the Number the Stars please do so by tomorrow. 
     
    Social Studies
     
    3/19     Finish classwork -- lesson 2 and 3 questions

Middle School Electives