# HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS

6th-8th Nightly Homework:  Pick 4 mixed review problems     8th: Nightly Homework: Current Events Journal

Thursday, April 27, 2011

Wednesday, April 26, 2011

6th: pg. 31

7th: Additional Practice & Skills Workbook pg. 52, 53

8th: p. 31 #16-21

Tuesday, April 25, 2011

6th: P.45 #7a-d, p. 46 #13-16, pg. 47 #18-20

7th: pg. 39 #d, 1/2 sheet on unit rates

8th: pg. 30-31 #3-15

Monday, April 24, 2011

6th:  Finish perimeter of triangles table from Inv. 3.1

7th: Pg. 38-39 A-C

8th: Consitution 1/2 sheet on amendments

Spring Break Assignments:

All Grades:  Vocabulary Contracts and Math Logs are due Monday, April 25, 2011, (see vocabulary tab for lists of words)

7th Grade:  Comparing & Scaling pg. 41-42 #4-10

4th Quarter Current Events Journal
1. Write about one news story (current event) for each day.
2. Each news story MUST be about something related to our study of the Constitution (i.e., current laws, proposed bills, rights of citizens, acts of Congress, etc.)
3. You may use a newspaper, internet news or any tv news show (CLTV, CNN, ABC, etc.)
Each day, write the following in your journal:

o       Name of the news story

o       Date of the news story

o       Location of the news story (city, state, country)

o       Source of the news story

o       5-7 sentences summarizing the news story and how it relates to your study of the constitution

==========For Spring Break, you must have 10 journal entries =========

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

7th:  Pg.40 - Ace #1-3

6th: Ace Questions pg. 27 #6 and pg. 29 #9

8th: math: ace #3,4,5 pg. 11-13  Constitution:  pages 20-26

Monday, April 4, 2011

6th:  Problem 2.3 - draw as many rectangles as possible with a fixed perimeter of 24 units

7th:  Problem 3.1 - Finish questions B-F using the rate table we created in class

8th:  Problem 1.2 - reading graphs and tables with quadratic patterns - Study for Constitution quiz- pgs. 15-19 Legislative Branch

Thursday, March 31, 2011

8th Grade Homework – Constitution Book: 1)    Pages 13-19 should be complete.

2)    Pick one of the projects listed at the bottom of pg. 19 under the section titled “PROJECTS”.  You must complete ONE of the projects listed there.  Your report must be at least one page long.

Due Date:  Monday, April 4, 2011...Don't forget your vocabulary contract work is also due on Monday, April 4, 2011.

Tuesday March 29, 2011

7th: 302 - Finish A & B on p. 22, Ace #7,8, 19-21, pg. 27 #12, pg. 29 #22(may be done with a partner) --all assignments due April 4.

7th: 301 - Finish problem 2.1 - orange juice for 240 campers

8th: Constitution hw - look up key phrases in the preamble, write a new version of the preamble using your own words, finish problem 4.1 in Growing, Growing, Growing

6th Grade - Finish Jason's room problem

Monday, March28, 2011:

7th (301) pg. 42-workbook skill: writing Ratios

7th (302) pg. 24 ace #1

8th grade:  constitution book- pg. 10-12, answer p.11 (bottom questions) on separate sheet

6th grade: pg. 18 - mathematical reflections quesions 1-4

Friday, March 25, 2011:

6th:  Additional Practice Workbook pages 59, 61, 62

7th:  Additional Practice Workbook pages 39-42  (Reminder--- Extra Credit Work & Vocabulary Contract due WEDNESDAY Mar. 30)

8th: March Madness Project, Take-Home Math Test, Pages 9-10 Constitution Book, Constiution Book for 1st Graders

Thursday, March 24, 2011:

6th - Finish B,C, and Investigation 1 ACE #7, 9-21 (Covering and Surrounding)

7th (302) -#B - write 10 comparison statements and Investigation 1 ACE #8-10 (Comparing and Scaling)

7th (301) - Page 14 #4-5 (Comparing and Scaling)

8th:  Pg. 39 - #9-15 (GGG)

Wednesday March 23, 2011:

7th Grade (302) page 7 #D1-2 and Pg. 11 #4-5

8th Grade:  Constutition Book pages 9-10