Middle School Homepage

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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 / 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 Petit - Music for all grades
    Veronica Mendez - Spanish for 6th, 7th, & 8th
     
    8th Grade
     
     
    Accelerated Algebra 
     
     
     
    9/17                Lesson 2.1   p. 72 - 73  2 - 54 even(skip 24 & 26).  Show Check of answers for #2-14 only
    9/18                Lesson 2.2   p. 79 - 80  2 -58 evens
    9/19                Lesson 2.3   p. 86 - 87  2 - 30 even,   p.  75  2- 10 even
    9/20                Literal Equations worksheet
    9/21                Finish Literal Equations worksheet
     
     
     
    English 
     
     
    9/17               Do p 24-26 Vocab Unit 2
                          Finish report
    9/18               Do p 27-28 (Choosing the Right Word) vocab
                          Finish Exerices 1-3 p. 6-7 Grammar/Voyages
    9/19               Do p 28-29 (Synonyms and Antonyms)             
                          Make observations. Find 3 possible stories
    9/20               Do p 29-30 (Completing Sentences)
                          Work on newstory draft
                          Unit 2 Test 9/25 (Tues)
    Algebra
     
    9/17              Lesson 1.7 p. 46 - 76 even and #77
    9/18               Chapter 1 Review p. 59 - 61  2 - 56 even
    9/19               Lesson 1.8  p.  54   1 - 15 all,  p.  61  58 - 61 all   - Test on Friday
    9/20               Chapter 1 Review Day
    9/21               Chapter 1 Test
     
     
    Music
     
    9/10 - HW Assignment 1: Review "8th Grade Music Syllabus" with parent, then sign "8th Grade Syllabus Confirmation" form (due by 9/17/18)
    9/17 - HW Assignment 2: The Staff || The Clef Signs (due by 9/24/18)
     
    Science
     
    8/29               Lesson 1, read page 1, 4-11.
    8/30               Lesson 1, finish reading p. 7-12 & answering Q's 7, 8, 9, 11 & 12 into Science Notebook
    9/4                 Lesson 1, read p. 13-14, answer Q's 13, 14 & 15 into Science NB, bring index cards tomorrow
    9/5                 Lesson 1, answer Q's 16-21 into Science NB, read p. R26 - R27, study for lab safety quiz tomorrow
    9/11               Answer Q's 1-13 on page 17, in your Science NB.
    9/12               Finish all three lab handouts, Volume and Density worksheet, and Swimming Pool Handout.  All to be turned in 9/13.
    9/13               Study for Quiz on Lesson 1 (Tuesday 9/18).  Science Notebooks to be turned in on Tuesday as well.
     
     
    Reading
     
    9/17              Read and annotate "Lamb to the Slaughter"- Focus on Character 
    9/18              Character body map and indirect characterization chart 
    9/19              Lamb to Slaughter Quiz moved to Monday 9/24
     
     
    Religion 
     
                         Please see Google Classroom for nightly homework and class materials.
    9/20              Students should read the handouts from St. Augustine and Aristotle for Monday 9/24.
     
    Social Studies
    9/13              finish classwork -- read/notes document packet
    9/17              finish Declaration of Independence assignment:  what is the preamble, what are the rights of the people, what are the 27 grievences against the
                         king (from class) 
    9/18              finish classwork -- connect background info with dec of ind.  (due Thursday)
     
     
    7th Grade
     
     MATH
     
     
    9/17              Lesson 10   p.  70 - 71   1 - 30 all
    9/18              Lesson 8   p.  58 - 59 1 - 30 all
    9/19              Lesson 1- 10 review day   Test tomorrow
    9/20              Test Lessons 1- 10
    9/21              Lesson 11  p.  79 - 81  2 - 30 evens
     
     
    English 
     
    9/17             Do p 24-26 Vocab Unit 2
                        Finish all letters/paragraphs
    9/18             Do p 27-28 (Choosing the Right Word) vocab
                        Finish 5 topics and 2 blurbs for writing
    9/19             Do p 28-29 (Synonyms and Antonyms)     
                        Continue developing blurbs 
    9/20             Do p 29-30 (Completing Sentences)
                        Continue developing blurbs 
                        Unit 2 Test 9/25 (Tues)
    Religion       Read through Ch 1
     
    Music
     
    9/10 - HW Assignment 1: Review "7th Grade Music Syllabus" with parent, then sign "7th Grade Syllabus Confirmation" form (due by 9/17/18)
    9/17 - HW Assignment 2: The Staff || The Staff - High and Low worksheets (due by 9/24/18)
     
     
    Science 
     
    8/29              Lesson 1, read p. 1, 4-9
    8/30              Lesson 1, read p. 7-11, answer Q's 6, 7, 9, 10, 11 & 13 into Science Notebook
    9/4                Lesson 1, read p. 8-12, answer Q's 14-19 into Science NB, read p. R26-R27
    9/5                Lesson 1, complete the Lesson Review on p. 13, Q's 1-10 in to Science NB;  finish handout for "Clock" lab.
    9/11              Research Q5 on page 16.  Log Entry will be due next Tuesday, 9/18.
    9/12              Read Lab Handout.  Study p. R26-R27 for Lab Safety Quiz tomorrow.
    9/13              Finish answering Q's 7, 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13 in Science NB. Bring index cards to class on Tuesday 9/18.
     
     
    Reading
     
     
    9/17              Finish reading and annotating Chapters 1 and 2 of A Long Walk to Water-Fill out the reader's notes section for both chapters
    9/18              Read and annotate Chapter 3 Record in Reader's Notes-Word Up! bookmark
     9/19             Finding central/main idea worksheet
     
    Social Studies
     
    9/17             Read Chapter 2 Lesson 1 in your texbook-complete worksheet 
    9/18              2-3 paragraph reflection on the Republic to Empire-use your book, notes, and venn diagram to complete it Check your email for writing prompt.
    9/19              Ch. 2 Lesson 1 Quiz Monday 9/24       
    6th Grade
     
    MATH
     
     
    9/17             Book Fair - No class 
    9/18             Lesson 7  p.  40 - 41  1 - 30 all
    9/19             Lesson 8  p. 44 - 45  1 - 30 all
    9/20             Lesson 9 & 10  p.  52 - 53  2-30 even
    9/21             Lesson 9 & 10  p. 52 - 53  1 - 29 odd
     
    English 
     
     
    9/17              Do p 24-26 Vocab Unit 2
    9/18              Do p 27-28 (Choosing the Right Word)
    9/19              Do p 28-29 (Synonyms and Antonyms)
                         Do p 6 Ex 1 Grammar (Voyages)
    9/20              Do p 29-30 vocab (Completing Sentences)
                         Unit 2 Test 9/25 (Tues)
                         Begin draft of  narrative (meanigful person)
     
     
    Music
     
    9/10 - HW Assignment 1: Review "6th Grade Music Syllabus" with parent, then sign "6th Grade Syllabus Confirmation" form (due by 9/17/18)
    9/17 - HW Assignment 2: The Music Staff (#5) || Questions? (#6) worksheets (due by 9/24/18)
     
    Science
     
    8/29              Lesson 1, read p. 1, 4-11
    8/30              Lesson 1, read p. 7-13, Answer Q's 7, 8, 9, 11 & 13 into Science Notebook.
    9/4                Lesson 1, read p. 14-16, answer Q's 15 & 16 into Science NB
    9/5                Lesson 1, answer Q's 18, 19, 20-24 into Science NB;  read p. R26-R27.
    9/11              Study for Lesson 1 Quiz (Earth System and Spheres), 
    9/12              Finish answering Q's 1, 2, 3, 5, 6 and 7.  Review two lab handouts to prepare for labs tomorrow, on weathering.
    9/13              Finish answering Q's 12, 14, 15 and 16 for Tuesday 9/18.
     
    Religion
     9/17             Worked on Class Charter - no homework
    9/18              Worked on Class Charter - no homework
    9/19              Distractions worksheet due today  -  can turn it in tomorrow for credit
    9/20              Eucharistic Sacrifice worksheet - due tomorrow
     
    Reading
     
    9/17              Vocabulary Word Crossword and Finish Echo and Narcissus Questions
    9/19              Myth of Orpheus- read and annotate/complete conflict chart
     
    Social Studies
    9/13              Pg 55 #1, 3-5
    9/17              finish ch 2 lesson 1 objective answers on notecards, on chromebook, however you are going to study
    9/19              finsh classwork -- "answer" objectives Ch 2 Les 2; reread Ch 2 Les 3 with the objectives in mind
    9/25              TEST Chapter 2 WEDNESDAY September 26!! **Note the change in date**
     
     
     
     

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