This Week in Science ( November 3, 2014 )

We will complete our lesson on chemical reactions and the Law of Conservation of Mass. We will also begin an introductory lesson on density.

Homework:

1. Study for Common Assessment 2 – Date : 11/4; 11/5, 2014. Use your facts to know sheet, your lab book, textbook , and other class resources to prepare for this test.

2. Review – Physical /chemical properties and changes. Due Date – 11/7, 2014.

3. Remember to use Explorelearning.com ( Gizmos) website  to review the topics that we have covered in class. ( For common assessment 2, use the resources listed above.)

MATH PRE-AP/GT OCTOBER 28, 2014

NOTES TO PARENTS AND STUDENTS:

MAKE UP UNIT 1 TEST:  Any student with a grade lower than 80 on Unit 1 test will have an opportunity to complete a make up test.

Instructions:  The student must complete Unit test D as a review in order to complete the make up. This will be your ticket to take the make up test.   All students have received the copy of Unit 1 test D.  3rd and 5th per – Monday, Nov. 3 = 2nd lunch; 2nd and 4th per – Tuesday, Nov. 4 = 2nd lunch; and 6th per – Wednesday, Nov. 5 = 2nd lunch.  If you do not have 2nd lunch, contact Mrs. Hernandez.  The students going on the field trip on Monday, will take it on either Tuesday, or Wednesday.

This week we will continue studying Adding and Subtracting integers.

All students are required to study the lesson presented in class from the book.  Expect more pop-up quizzes in class.

Turn in any missing assignments as soon as possible.

Stay focused on learning!  :-)

Charger Fest Volunteers

On Saturday, November 15 we need 2 people for 30 minute shifts from 10:30 to 5:30.

WE NEED YOUR WITH ONE OF POMS BIGGEST EVENTS!

WE NEED YOUR HELP STAFFING OUR 6C BOOTH!!

STAFFING THE 6C BOOTH ENSURES AT LEAST $250 from PTO to our cluster!!!

We are encouraging students to volunteer, but we need at least 1 adult at every shift in the event of a problem.  Older siblings who need service hours may sign up to help, too.  If you have a question about your game or activity or don’t quite understand what it is, please let me know.

Performances might affect your availability.  Here is an updated schedule of performances:

12:15-12:45 – Stage Band in Gym
12:50-1:00 – Dance in Gym- Blue Day Classes (3rd, 5th, 7th)
1:05-1:35 – Choir in Gym
1:40-1:50 – Dance in Gym -Green Day Classes (2nd, 4th, 6th, 8th)
1:55-2:25 – Orchestra in Gym
2:30-2:40 – Dance in Gym- Pegasus Dancers
2:45-3:15 – Band in Gym
3:20-3:50 – Theatre in Caja Negra

To sign up to work our 6C game booth:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0d49aead2ca7ff2-chargerfest

To purchase wristbands:

https://cwsclients.wufoo.com/forms/chargerfest/

To volunteer or make food for International Fest:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c4caaab2daaf58-poms

To donate items or underwrite the event:

http://pinoakpto.org/files/2014/09/ChargerFest-Sponors-and-Underwriting-2014.pdf

For more information, please contact Judy Cheng at judyic@yahoo.com or Janet Neumann at janet@snfriends.com

This week in Reading…

This week in Reading we will:

*Take a test over “The Outsiders” (study guide sent home)

*Read look for figurative language in “The Tell Tale Heart”

HOMEWORK:

*NO VOCAB ROUTINE DUE THIS WEEK :)

*October Reading Log due 10/30(B) or 10/31(G)

*Reading Response 4 due 11/3(B) or 11/4(G)

 

MATH PRE-AP-GT October 25, 2014

NOTES TO PARENTS AND STUDENTS

Objectives for next week:

#Review on multiplying and dividing decimals (Module 4)

*Conversion of fractions to decimals (Lesson 4.3)

*Adding/subtracting integers (Module 5)

*QUIZ on Module 3 (multiplying and dividing fractions)

Tutorials every Thursday from 3:40 to 4:10 p.m.

Stay focused on learning!  :-)

Study Guide chapter 9 test

  • Three Branches of government.
  • Anarchy
  • Democracy
  • Dictatorship
  • Monarchy
  • Unlimited Government
  • Limited Government
  • What is considered the cradle of Democracy
  • Columbian Exchange
  • Crusade
  • Guild
  • Reform
  • Constantinople
  • Polis
  • Philosophy
  • Parliament
  • Rome
  • What was the period of peace and prosperity initiated by Caesar Augustus?
  • Who was Socrates?
  • Feudal system
  • Which Portuguese sailor sailed around the Cape of Good Hope?
  • Who invented the printing press?
  • Where was Jesus Christ born?
  • Where did Christopher Columbus think he had sailed to?
  • How did renaissance writers reach a wider audience?
  • What is a charter?

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Essay Questions:

According to legend, how was the city of Rome founded?

What was the protestant reformation?

This Week in Science ( October 27, 2014 )

FOCUS:

1. Types of Chemical Reactions:

  • Synthesis
  • Decomposition
  • Single Replacement
  • Double Replacement

2. The Law of Conservation of Mass

3. Density:

  • Analyzing and calculating  the density of regular and irregular objects.

HOMEWORK:

1. Study for common assessment 2 . Test Date – 11/4; 11/5, 2014. Use your facts to know sheet , lab book and other resources to review and study for the test.

2. I Science- Read pages 84 – 98. Answer all the questions. Remember to take caveman notes. Due Date – 10/29; 10/30, 2014.

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