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. 
     
    HOMEWORK & TESTS
    6th Grade
     
      Math:  
    • 10/16 Lesson 18 p. 96 - 98 1 - 30 all
    • 10/17 Lesson 19  p. 103 - 104  1 - 30 all
    • 10/18 Lesson 20 p 106 - 108  1 - 30 all
     Music:
    • 9/6 - The Music Staff (#5) worksheet [due 9/13/17]
    • 9/13 - A Musicians Vocabulary (#1) worksheet [due 9/20/17]
    • 9/20 - The Music Alphabet (#7) worksheet [due 9/27/17]
    • 9/27 - The Treble Staff (#8) AND Working Treble Clef (#9) [due 10/4/17]
    • 10/4 - NO HOMEWORK
    • 10/11 - A Musical Story [due 10/18/17]

     

     Social Studies 
    • Chapter 3 vocabulary -- words and definitions on notecards, in notebook, on chromebook, which ever you prefer
    • map of Mesopotamia -- copy map from book pg 79
    • 3.1 objectives (paragraph and note form)
    • Use your NOTES to answer questions on pg 86 #1, 3-7 (photo of questions was emailed)
    • Mesopotamia art project (from class 10/12) due Wednesday Oct 18th 
    Science:
    • Page 67 numbers 1-7 due Monday, 10/16.
    • Lab folders will be collected on 10/16.

    English:

    • 10/18 - finish Nouns review p. 24-25
    • Nouns Test on Wednesday 10/25

    Writing:

    Vocabulary:

    • Unit 4 Workbook pages due Monday 10/23
    Reading
    • 10/13 Complete a THH chart for ch. 1-6 then write a reading response paragraph Due 10/17
    • 10/16 City of Ember Chapters 7-11 Fill out Challenge/Response worksheet due Thursday 10/19
    • Lina and Doon character timeline-due Thursday 10/19
    • 10/19 Lina and Doon Hero's Journey connection-Please see the eamil with the assignment
    7th Grade

    Math:  

    • 10/23  Lesson 23  p.  166 - 167  1 - 30 all

    Science

    • Page 35 in your textbook due Monday, 10/16.
    • Differences between animal cells and plant cells due 10/18.
    • Lab folders will be collected on 10/16.

    Social Studies:

    • 10/12 - Chapter 3 Lesson 1  worksheet - Due Monday
    • 10/16 - Chapter 3 Lessons 2 & 3 worksheet (lesson 2 is on the back of lesson 1 given on Friday)
    • 10/18 - Define Key Terms Ch 3 Lessons 2 & 3 (listed on p. 93 & p. 99)
    • 10/19 - Chapter 3 Review. Answer p. 89 #3-5, p. 96 #3-5, p. 103 #3-5, p. 106 # 1-13, 15.  Due Wed. 10/25
    • Chapter 3 Test tentatively scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 26th
     
    Spanish:
    • 9/11 - Cut & glue worksheet

    Music:

    • 9/11 - Lesson 1: The Staff [due 9/18/17]
    • 9/18 - A Musician's Vocabulary AND Lesson 2: High and Low [due 9/25/17]
    • 9/25 - The Staff - Treble Clef [due 10/2/17]
    • 10/2 - Musical Words - Treble Clef I [due 10/9/17]
    • 10/9 - NO HOMEWORK
    • 10/16 - 15. Drawing Notes (II-15) AND Treble Clef Note Names (iPhone Edition) [due 10/23/17]
    • MUSIC EXAM ON MONDAY OCTOBER 30TH

    English:

    • 10/17 - Workbook p. 15

    Writing:

    • 10/16 - pick a news article from https://www.dogonews.com/ and come up with ideas for fictionalizing it.  In your Writer's Notebook, identify your story's exposition with the following information: The Real life Event, Setting, Main Character, Conflict 

    Vocabulary:

    • Unit 4 Workbook pages due Monday 10/23

    Reading

    • 10/17 Sal/Phoebe flow chart due Friday
    • Quiz chapters 6-11 Friday 10/20

    Religion

    • 10/18 - finish p. 18 review
    • Session Two Quiz on Monday 
    8th Grade
     
    Accelerated Algebra   
    • 10/23 4.3  190 - 191  2 - 50 even
     
     Algebra         
    • 10/23  3.2  worksheet
    Science: 
    • Page 189 due Monday, 10/16.
    • Element brochure due 10/18.
    • Lab folders will be collected on 10/19.

    Music:

    • 9/11 - Lesson 1: The Staff AND Lesson 2: The Clef Signs [due 9/18/17]
    • 9/18 - A Musician's Vocabulary AND Lesson 3: [due 9/25/17]
    • 9/25 - Lesson 4: Notation [due 10/2/17]
    • 10/2 - Spell Words with Treble Pitches [due 10/9/17]
    • 10/9 - Treble Clef Lines and Spaces 1 AND Bass Clef Lines and Spaces 1 [due 10/16/17]
    • 10/16 - Lesson 16: Flats AND Lesson 17: Sharps [due 10/23/17]
    • MUSIC EXAM ON MONDAY OCTOBER 30TH

    English:

    • 10/18 - Group A: Workbook p. 14&15; Group B: Workbook p. 16

    Vocabulary:

    • Unit 4 Workbook pages due Monday 10/23

    Religion:

    • Life and Dignity of the Human Person Classwork Activity (shared in google docs) due Oct. 11
    • Ch E events/people timeline due 10/19
    • Disability questions due 10/25 (questions listed in gradelink)

    Reading

    • 10/16 Marin-complete a reading response paragraph
    • HOMS Question pp. 26-48 due Wed. 10/18 
    • Quiz pp 26-48 Friday 10/20
    • Marin vs. Alicia characterization-3 paragraphs due Friday 10/20/must be typed and printed (will be graded as a quiz)
     
     
     
     
     
     

Middle School Electives

  • Students are offered the following options in each trimester.  

    • Options below are tentative and may change based on teacher availability and schedule.
    • Students must select a new elective for each trimester.  
    • 8th graders are given first priority.
     
     AS OF SEPT 2017
    Room

    Trimester 1

    Trimester 2

    Trimester 3

    2nd Grade/Library

    SLAPLeadership

    Tracy Mayhue

    SLAP

     

    SLAP/TASCS

     

    Basement

    Ukulele

    Chris Roque

    Ukulele

    Chris Roque

    Rock Band

    Chris Roque

    8th Grade

    Mock Trial      Luann Perry

     

    Cultural Competency  Tracy Mayhue

     

    Mindfulness                    Tracy Mayhue

     

    Science Lab

    Robotics

    Robert Cloer

    Science Fair

    Robert Cloer

    Robotics

    Robert Cloer

    Library

     

    Theatre Production

    Leslie Dennis

    Computer Programming

    Peter Livingstone

    8th grade ONLY

    12 students max

    Math / Parish Room

    HSPT Math Prep
    Greta Manzano

    8th grade ONLY

    Academic Decathlon

    Greta Manzano

     

    HSPT Math Prep
    Greta Manzano
    7th grade only