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“A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” -Marcus Garvey

Ms. Cardenas can be reached via e-mail at: 

gcardenas@hcjcany.org


Announcements:

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Monday, June 3rd:

  • Student of the Month at 8 a.m. in the gym.

Tuesday, June 4th:

  • NUT Card Day.

Wednesday, June 5th:

  • NUT Card Day.

Thursday, June 6th:

  • NUT Card Day.

Friday, June 7th:

  • 9 a.m. mass.
  • Noon dismissal.

Quizzes/Tests/Project


Homework:

Homework for the Week of 06/03:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday-Thursday- Study for final exam.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday-Thursday- Study for final exam.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday-Tuesday- Study for final exam. Good luck Weds.!

Homework for the Week of 05/27:

7th Grade Religion:

Tuesday- Chapter 14 assessment #’s 1-8.

Wednesday- Chapter 15 assessment #’s 1-8.

Thursday- No written homework.

7th Grade S.S.:

Tuesday- No written homework.

Wednesday- Workbook pgs. 110-111 #’s 1-5.

Thursday- Review chapter 8 for open book test tomorrow.

8th Grade S.S.:

Tuesday- Study for final exam. Quizlet on vocabulary added to Google Classroom and Quizlet classroom.

Wednesday/Thursday- Study for final.

Homework for the Week of 05/20:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No written homework.

Tuesday- No written homework.

Wednesday- Read and complete activity on pg. 146.

Thursday- No written homework. Have a great weekend!

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Study for test.

Tuesday- Textbook pg. 211 # 1-4.

Wednesday- Ch.8, L.1 Information Literacy Worksheet

Thursday- Chapter 8, Lesson 2

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Work on project.

Tuesday- Prepare for project presentations.

Wednesday- Prepare for project presentations.

Thursday- Begin studying for final exam.

Homework for the Week of 05/13:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No written homework.

Tuesday- Read pg. 129 and complete activity.

Wednesday- Read pg. 131 and complete activity.

Thursday- No written homework.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday-Federalists Vs. the Antifederalists Debate the Constitution Worksheet.

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 102-104.

Wednesday- Workbook pgs. 106-108.

Thursday- The Bill of Rights Worksheet Wrap-Up Question.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Sign project letter and have parent sign as well. Create Google Doc. for group project.

Tuesday- Study for exam and work on project.

Wednesday- Study for exam and work on project.

Thursday- Work on project.

Homework for Week of 05/06:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- Review chapter 9.

Tuesday- No written homework.

Wednesday- Read workbook pg. 119 and complete activity.

Thursday- Read workbook pgs. 121-122 and complete activity at the top of pg. 122.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Shay’s Rebellion Worksheet Ch.7, L.2 Shay’s Rebellion

Tuesday- No written homework.

Wednesday- Workbook pg. 98.

Thursday- Workbook pgs. 99-100.

8th Grade S.S.:

**PLEASE CHECK OPTIONC FOR ANY MISSING ASSIGNMENTS AND TURN IN BY WEDS., MAY 15TH FOR HALF CREDIT.**

Monday- Evaluating Reconstruction from Multiple Perspectives writing piece due tomorrow. *Please see Google Classroom for biographies assigned in class.*

Tuesday- Reconstruction Era Review Crossword Puzzle.

Wednesday- Jim Crow Vocabulary Worksheet

Thursday- Workbook pgs. 254-256.

Homework for Week of 04/29:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- Workbook pg. 110.

Tuesday/Thursday- No written homework. Get a good nights rest, have a sturdy breakfast, and do not forget #2 pencils for the state exam.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Projects due tomorrow.

Tuesday/Thursday- No written homework. Get a good nights rest, have a sturdy breakfast, and do not forget #2 pencils for the state exam.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Timeline of the Reconstruction Era Worksheet.

  • Vocabulary worksheet (if not finished in class).

Tuesday- Election of 1876 Political Cartoon Worksheet.

Wedsneday/Thrsday-Evaluating Reconstruction from Multiple Perspectives Short Essay due Tuesday, May 7th. *Please see Google Classroom for biographies assigned in class.*

Homework for the Week of 04/15:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday/Wednesday- No written homework.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Workbook pgs. 94-96.

  • What is the historical significance of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris? 

Tuesday- Ch.7, L.1 Geography and History Activity- Settlement of Northwest Territory

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Workbook pgs. 242-244.

  • What is the historical significance of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris? 

Tuesday- Newsela Article- History Turns to Ashes as Paris’ Notre Dame Cathedral Suffers Massive Fire. Read the article and submit quiz grade via email.

Homework for the Week of 04/08:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- Read workbook pg. 100 and complete activity.

Tuesday- Complete workbook pg. 103 chapter assessment on loose-leaf. It will be graded as a test grade.

Wednesday- No written homework.

Thursday- No written homework.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Workbook pgs. 86-88.

Tuesday- Primary Source Activity Worksheet “Cornwallis and Greene” Ch.6, L.3 Primary Source Activity Worksheet

Wednesday- Workbook pg. 90.

Thursday- Workbook pgs. 91-92.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Textbook pg. 480 #’s 1-4.

Tuesday- Textbook pg. 480 #5.

Wednesday- Read Newsela Article “Famous Speeches: Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address” and complete quiz. Email quiz grade to me.

Thursday- Workbook pgs. 238-240.

Homework for the Week of 04/01:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday/Thursday- No written homework. Get a good nights rest, have a sturdy breakfast, and do not forget #2 pencils for the state exam.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday/Thursday- No written homework. Get a good nights rest, have a sturdy breakfast, and do not forget #2 pencils for the state exam.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Workbook pgs. 233 “What do you know?” and pg. 234.

Tuesday- The 54th Massachusetts Regiment Worksheet The 54th Massachusetts

Wednesday- Workbook pgs. 235-236.

Thursday- Read Newsela article-Famous Speeches: Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. Complete quiz, screenshot grade, and email to me.

Homework for the Week of 03/25:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- Complete Best Lent Ever March 25th Journal Entry.

Tuesday- Study for test on morning offering prayer.

Wednesday- Complete Best Lent Ever March 26th and March 27th Journal Entry.

Thursday- Complete Best Lent Ever March 28th Journal Entry.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Ch.6, L.1 Albany and the Hudson River

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 78-80.

Wednesday- “Winter at Valley Forge” Worksheet #’s 1-10.

Thursday- Economics of History Activity- The United States and Public Debt Worksheet Ch.6, L.2 Economics of History Worksheet

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- No written homework.

Tuesday- Finish Guided Reading Worksheet “Political and Economic Change”.

Wednesday- Workbook pgs. 231-232.

Thursday- Continue working on letter. Due Monday, April 1st. Must be typed. Ch.16, L.3- 21st Century Skills- Writing a Letter

Homework for the Week of 03/18:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- Complete Best Lent Ever March 18th Day 11|One Moment Journal Entry.

Tuesday- Complete Best Lent Ever March 19th Day 12| Let’s Be Honest Journal Entry.

Wednesday- Complete Best Lent Every March 20th Day 13| Virtuous Journal Entry.

Thursday- Complete Best Lent Ever March 21st Day 14| Necessary| Possible| Impossible Journal Entry.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Join Quizlet class using the following link for your class section.

  • 7-1: http://quizlet.com/join/59uTzc8FG
  • 7-2: https://quizlet.com/join/gMNEzgtYT

Tuesday/Wednesday- Study for test. Utilize Quizlet study sets in Quizlet class.

Thursday- No written homework.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Workbook pgs. 226-228.

Tuesday- Newsela 5 things you may not know about Lincoln, slavery, and emancipation writing prompt. It may be hand-written or typed. Must be 3-4 paragraphs (8-10 sentences). THERE IS A GLITCH WITH THE WEBSITE. PLEASE SEE GOOGLE CLASSROOM FOR A COPY OF THE ARTICLE AND WRITING PROMPT.

Wednesday- Workbook pgs. 230.

Thursday- Finish “Civil War Through Peoples Eyes” worksheet. Make sure it is colored and cut along the dotted lines.

Homework for the Week of 03/11:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No written homework.

Tuesday- Log in to Best Lent Ever and complete the Tuesday, March 12th Journal Entry

Wednesday- Log in to Best Lent Ever and complete the Wednesday, March 13th Journal Entry

Thursday- Log in to Best Lent Ever and complete the Thursday, March 14th Journal Entry

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday/Thursday- Prepare for project presentations.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- No written homework.

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 223-224 #’s 6-8 and Check for Understanding.

Wednesday- The First Battle of Bull Run Reading Comprehension Worksheet and Question #’s 1-6 Ch.17, L.2 The First Battle of Bull Run

Thursday- The Battle of Antietam Reading Comprehension Worksheet and Question #’s 1-6. Ch.17, L.2 The Battle of Antietam

Homework for the Week of 03/05:

7th Grade Religion:

Tuesday-Thursday- No written homework.

7th Grade S.S.:

Tuesday- Thomas Paine’s Primary Source Detectives Worksheet.

Wednesday- 

  • Workbook pgs. 75-76 #’s 5, 6, and Check for Understanding.
  • Have parents sign project letter.

Thursday- Work on project. Must be ready to finalize on Monday/Tuesday 03/11-03/12.

8th Grade S.S.:

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 222-223 #’s 1-5.

Wednesday- No written homework.

Thursday- “The Confederate States of America” and “Advantages of the North over South” Worksheets and Questions.

Homework for the Week of 02/25:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- Read workbook pg. 88 and complete activity.

Tuesday- Read workbook pg. 90 and complete activity.

Wednesday- Workbook pg. 92 activity on the top of the page.

Thursday- Begin to study for Chapter 8 test Chapter 8 Religion Test Topics

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Read textbook pgs. 122-123 and complete Guided Reading worksheet “Fighting Begins” #’s 6-9.

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 70-71 #’s 1-4.

Wednesday- Workbook pgs. 71-72 #’s 5, 6 and Check for Understanding.

Thursday- Workbook pg. 74-75 #’s 1-4.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Newsela Article- Kansas-Nebraska Act: The Law that Ripped America in Two Writing Prompt. Complete writing prompt on loose-leaf.

Tuesday- Causes of the Civil War Webquest #’s 14-25.

Wednesday- Review chapter 16.

Thursday- No written homework.

Homework for the Week of 02/11:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No class due to mass.

Tuesday- Study for test.

Wednesday- No written homework.

Thursday- Brainstorm ideas for poster.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Study for test.

Tuesday- No written homework.

Wednesday- Workbook pgs. 62-64.

Thursday- Read textbook pgs. 117-119 and complete guided reading worksheet “Crisis in Boston”.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Workbook pgs. 210-212.

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 214-215 #’s 1-5.

Wednesday- Workbook pgs. 215-216 #’s 6-7 and Check for Understanding.

Thursday- Read textbook pgs. 443 and complete guided reading worksheet “Fighting at Fort Sumter”.

Homework for the Week of 02/04:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No homework due to Monday mass.

Tuesday- Read workbook pg. 78 and complete activity.

Wednesday- Read workbook pg. 80 and complete activity.

Thursday- Read workbook pg. 82 and complete activity.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- The Age of Enlightenment Reading and Multiple Choice Questions #’s 1-8 Ch.4, L.3-Age of Enlightenment Worksheet

Tuesday-Workbook pgs. 55-56 #’s 6-10 and Check for Understanding.

Wednesday- Workbook pg. 58.

Thursday- Workbook pgs. 59-60.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday-Newsela The Abolitionists: Sojourner Truth Reading and Quiz. Take picture of the grade and email to me.

Tuesday- Study for exam.

Wednesday- Newsela Primary Sources: The Declaration of Sentiments, Seneca Falls Conference Quiz. Take picture of the grade and email to me.

Thursday- Study for exam.

Homework for the Week of 01/28:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No written homework.

Tuesday- No written homework.

Wednesday- Student Appreciation Day- No written homework.

Thursday- No written homework.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Workbook pgs. 50-51 #’s 1-5.

Tuesday-Workbook pgs. 51-52 #’s 6-9 and Check for Understanding.

Wednesday- Student Appreciation Day- No written homework.

Thursday-Workbook pgs. 54-55 #’s 1-5.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday-Newsela The Abolitionists: Frederick Douglass Quiz. Take picture of the grade and email to me.

Tueday-Textbook page 414 # 5- Narrative Essay. Must be written on loose-leaf and in script, 3 paragraphs (8-10 sentences).

  • Take the role of a conductor on the Underground Railroad. Write an explanation for why you are willing to help African Americans escape from slavery to freedom.

Wednesday- Student Appreciation Day- No written homework.

Thursday-The Underground Railroad Acrostic Poem. Ch.15- Underground Railroad Acrostic Poem

  • Directions: Compose an acrostic poem for the words Underground Railroad. Include a complete sentence for each letter in the word Underground Railroad. Use key terms, class notes and the textbook to guide you in answering each letter. A sample sentence is provided on the sheet.
  • Poem must be written neatly in script & decorated.

Homework for the Week of 01/21:

7th Grade Religion:

Tuesday- Reflect on Child Lures topics previously discussed and prepare to review & discuss new topics tomorrow.

Wednesday-Reflect on internet safety tips and prepare to discuss in class.

Thursday- Practice cheer for pep rally.

7th Grade S.S.:

Tuesday- Ch.4, L.1 Economics of History- The Triangular Trade and Mercantilism Worksheet

Wednesday-Finalize Chapter 4, Lesson 2 Guided Reading Worksheet “English Economic Policies” Ch.4, L.2 Guided Reading

Thursday- Read textbook pages 90-91 and answer DBQ questions # 1-3.

**Check OptionC for any assignments that have “missing” or “excused” and turn in tomorrow for half credit.**

8th Grade S.S.:

Tuesday- Study for test tomorrow.

Wednesday-Review the Second Great Awakening, the Temperance Movement, and Education Reform notes.

Thursday- The Nat Turner Rebellion Worksheet.

Homework for the Week of 01/14:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday/Thursday- Work on project. Due on Jan.22nd.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Workbook pgs. 46-47 #’s 1-7.

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 47-48 #’s 8-10 and Check for Understanding.

Wednesday- Study for test.

Thursday- No written homework.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday-Donner Party DBQ #’s 5-8. Ch.13 Manifest Destiny- Donner Party DBQ

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 178-180.

Wednesday-Workbook pgs. 198-200.

Thursday- Review notes on reform movements covered in class.

Homework for the Week of 01/07:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No class due to Mass. Continue to memorize prayer to St. Michael. 

Tuesday- Family Life “What’s the Message?” Worksheet.

Wednesday- Family Life Questions.

  1. List ways in which you desire to be treated with respect by people of the same and opposite sex.
  2. What pressure do you feel about maturing? How do you deal with them?
  3. List examples of chaste living.

Thursday- Family Life “Manners” Worksheet.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday-Workbook pgs. 42-43 #’s 1-6.

Tuesday-Bacon’s Rebellion Reading Comprehension Worksheet. Ch.3, L4.- Bacon’s Rebellion Reading Comprehension

Wednesday-Analyzing Bacon’s Rebellion through Primary Sources Worksheet Ques. #’s 1-8.

Thursday- Ch.3, L.4 Economics of History Worksheet- Forced Labor and Carolina Rice Plantations and begin working on review sheet.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Ch.13- Manifest Destiny Worksheet- American Progress

Tuesday- Texas and War with Mexico Worksheet. Ch.13- Texas and the War with Mexico Worksheet

Wednesday- Workbook pgs. 174-176.

Thursday- Mexican Cession Map Part E.

Homework for the Week of 12/31:

7th Grade Religion:

Wednesday- Family Life “Alternatives” Worksheet.

Thursday- Answer the following Family Life Questions:

  1. What makes you a beautiful person?
  2. What does God see in all people that some people in our culture do not?
  3. What seems to be a strong temptation in your life right now to use: alcohol, tobacco or drugs?

7th Grade S.S.:

Wednesday-Geography and History Activity- Dutch Names in New York Worksheet. Ch.3, L.3- Dutch Names in New York Worksheet

Thursday-William Penn-Pennsylvania Colony Reading Comprehension Worksheet. Ch.3, L.3 William Penn Reading Comprehension Worksheet

8th Grade S.S.:

Wednesday-That “Manifest Destiny” Attitude Worksheet. Ch.13- Manifest Destiny- That ‘Manifest Destiny’ Attitude.

Thursday- Workbook pgs. 170-172.

Homework for the Week of Dec. 17th:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No homework due to Student Council Induction.

Tuesday- Family Life “Growing with Style” worksheet.

Wednesday- Study for test.

Thursday- No homework.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- The Middle Colonies Webquest #’s 8-15 assigned on Google Classroom.

Tuesday- Read textbook pgs. 69 and 70 and answer reading comprehension question #’s 1-8 on Google Classroom. *Do not turn in assignment after it has been completed!*

Wednesday- Workbook pgs. 38-39 #’s 1-5.

Thursday- No written homework.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- The Indian Removal Act and Trail of Tears Webquest #’s 10-18 assigned on Google Classroom. *Do not turn in assignment after it has been completed!*

Tuesday- Study for quiz.

Wednesday- No written homework.

Thursday- No written homework.

Homework for the Week of Dec. 10th:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No homework due to Honors Assembly.

Tuesday- Family Life- You Be the Judge Worksheet

Wednesday- No homework due to Confession.

Thursday- Answer the following questions in your notebook and be ready to discuss in class:

  1. What are some ways you practice good communication with your family members?
  2. What techniques do you use to resolve conflict peacefully?
  3. How are you values influenced by your faith?

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Read the Mayflower Compact passage and answer question #’s 1-10 Ch.3, L.2-Mayflower Compact Passage

Tuesday- Workbook pg. 36.

Wednesday- Anne Hutchinson Worksheet Ch.3, L.2-Anne Hutchinson

Thursday- Primary Source Activity- Settlers’ Views of the Land Worksheet Ch.3, L.2 Primary Source Worksheet

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Textbook pg. 335 #’s 1-3.

Tuesday- Ch.12, L.2 Geography and History Worksheet-Native American Removal

Wednesday- Workbook pgs. 159-160.

Thursday- Log on to Newsela.com using your school Gmail account.

  • Read “A Seminole Warrior Cloaked in Defiance” at Level 1040L. Highlight any words that you do not understand for a homework grade and be ready to discuss.
  • Complete the quiz for a quiz grade. 

Homework for the Week of Dec. 3rd:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No written homework.

Tuesday- Decorate Christmas stocking.

Wednesday- Complete Advent Worksheet Advent . Worksheet may be printed or done in notebook or on looseleaf.

Thursday- No class. No written homework assigned. 

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- New England Colonies Webquest if not finished in class and Workbook pg. 34.

Tuesday- Study for quiz.

Wednesday- Make corrections to Webquest responses.

Thursday- Print Ch.3, L.2 Notes-Part 1 worksheet that was done in class and complete workbook pg. 35.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Indian Removal: Two Points of View worksheet assigned on Google Classroom.

Tuesday- Study for quiz.

Wednesday- No written homework.

Thursday- Ch.12, L.2 Guided Reading Worksheet “Removing Native Americans” #’s 6-9.

Homework for the Week of Nov. 26th:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No written homework due to Mass.

Tuesday- Work on skits.

Wednesday- Work on skits.

Thursday- Work on skits.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Workbook pg. 30.

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 31-32.

Wednesday- Geography and History Activity Worksheet Ch.3, L.1-Geography and Activity-Jamestown

Thursday- Finalize webquest and submit on Google Classroom. Deadline is Fri., Nov. 30th at 7:00am.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Finalize review sheet.

Tuesday- Workbook pg. 154-155.

Wednesday- Workbook pg. 156 & Informative/Explanatory Short Essay on loose-leaf to be collected: Andrew Jackson once said, “One man with courage makes a majority.” Write a paragraph explaining what you think Jackson meant by this quote and how this idea influenced his leadership.

Thursday- Study for test.

Homework for the Week of Nov. 19th:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- Finish Thanksgiving prayers.

Tuesday- Finish pg. 49 Chapter 4 Assessment on loose-leaf.

Wednesday- No written homework. Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

7th Grade Social Studies:

Monday- Study for test.

Tuesday- Prepare to turn in project tomorrow 11/21.

Wednesday- No homework. Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

8th Grade Social Studies:

Monday- Work on project.

Tuesday- Study for quiz.

Wednesday- Complete project due on Mon., Nov. 26th. Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

Homework for the Week of Nov. 12th:

7th Grade Religion:

Tuesday- Read and complete the activity on pg. 45.

Wednesday- Study for mass responses test.

Thursday- No written homework.

7th Grade Social Studies:

Tuesday- Complete review sheet/ work on project.

Wednesday- Study for test/work on project.

Thursday- Study for test/work on project.

8th Grade Social Studies:

*NotesCh.11, L.3- Unity and Sectionalism

*Notes: Ch.11, L.3- The Monroe Doctrine

Tuesday- Workbook pg. 152/Work on project.

Wednesday- Monroe Doctrine Analysis Questions/Work on project.

Thursday- Work on project. 

Homework for the Week of Nov. 5th:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- Prepare for All Saints Project Presentation.

Tuesday- No written homework due to presentations.

Wednesday- Diwali Vocabulary Activity Worksheet.

Thursday- Penitential Rite Fill in the Blanks Worksheet.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Textbook pg. 50-51 worksheet questions #’s 1-6.

Tuesday- Complete Guided Reading Worksheet #’s 6-12 using textbook pgs. 52-53.

Wednesday- Review project packet with parents, have parents sign parent letter and return to school tomorrow.

Thursday- Continue research for project.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday-Primary Source Worksheet Ch.11, L.3 Primary Source Activity Worksheet

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 150-151.

Wednesday- Review project packet with parents, have parents sign parent letter and return to school tomorrow.

Thursday- Missouri Compromise Analysis Questions.

Homework for the Week of Oct. 29th:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- Study for test.

Tuesday- No homework.

Wednesday- No written homework. Happy Halloween!

Thursday- Prepare for All Saints Project Presentation.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Workbook pgs. 26-27.

Tuesday- Spanish Armada Webquest #3 and 4 on Google Classroom.

Wednesday- No written homework. Happy Halloween!

Thursday- Geography and History Worksheet- Understanding Place: Europeans in the Americas. Ch.2, L.4 Geography and History Worksheet

8th Grade S.S.:

*NotesCh.11, L.2- Moving West

Monday- Workbook pgs. 146-147.

Tuesday- DBQ Worksheet- The Erie Canal: Growing Our State and Nation.

Wednesday- No written homework. Happy Halloween!

Thursday- Workbook pg. 148.

Homework for the Week of Oct. 22nd:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No written homework due to mass.

Tuesday- Review the Sorrowful Mysteries.

Wednesday- Review the Glorious Mysteries.

Thursday- Review the Luminous Mysteries.

7th Grade Social Studies:

Notes: Ch.2, L.3- Ch.2 , L.3- Spain in America

Monday- Analyzing Primary Sources Worksheet Ch.2, L.3 Primary Source Worksheet

Tuesday- Workbook pg. 24.

Wednesday- Study for quiz.

Thursday- Study for quiz.

8th Grade Social Studies:

Monday- Geography and History Worksheet Ch.11, L.1 Geography and History Worksheet

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 142-143.

Wednesday- Workbook pg. 144.

Thursday- Study for quiz.

Homework for the Week of Oct. 15th:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No written homework due to Terra Nova testing.

Tuesday- Begin Spiritual Bouquet. See powerpoint for directions and examples. Religion-Spiritual Bouquet

Wednesday- No written homework due to Rosary Rally.

Thursday- Complete Spiritual Bouquet.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- No written homework due to Terra Nova testing.

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 22-23 #’s 1-4.

Wednesday- Study for test tomorrow.

Thursday- No homework.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- No written homework due to Terra Nova testing.

Tuesday- Complete short answer questions on review sheet. Bring in review sheet tomorrow and be prepared for discussion.

Wednesday/Thursday- Study for test on Friday.

Homework for the Week of Oct. 8th:

No written homework will be assigned to Grades 7th and 8th due to Terra Nova Testing.

7th Grade S.S.:

*Notes: Ch.2, L.1 and 2

Homework for the Week of Oct. 1st:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- No written homework.

Tuesday- Read page 36 and complete activity in notebook.

Wednesday- No homework.

Thursday- Complete assessment on page 39 on looseleaf to be graded as a test. The essay must be 5-8 sentences.

7th Grade Social Studies:

Monday- Study for exam.

Tuesday- No homework.

Wednesday- Workbook pg. 16 and Kingdoms and Empires in Africa Worksheet (Workbook can be used to complete worksheet.)

Thursday- Age of Discovery Dinner Worksheet.

8th Grade Social Studies:

Monday- No written homework.

Tuesday- Workbook pg. 136 #’s 10-12 and Check for Understanding.

Wednesday- War of 1812 Interactive Notebook.

Thursday- Timeline of the War of 1812. Cut out timeline, glue into notebook, and answer questions on sheet.

Homework for the Week of Sept. 24th:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday- Study for test on Thursday.

Tuesday- Finalize family crest that represents family’s heritage. Must include flag, symbol for Scripture, symbol for Tradition, and last element can be anything of your choice. Include answer to question on pg. 27 at bottom of crest below family name. Crest must be drawn on white copy paper or construction paper (please use light colors). Crest must be neat and creative.

Wednesday- Study for test tomorrow.

Thursday- No homework.

7th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Answer short answer questions # 1-12 on review sheet.

Tuesday- Workbook pg. 14.

Wednesday- Renaissance Reading Comprehension Worksheet. Worksheet can be printed. If printer is not available, please copy questions and answer in notebook or on loose-leaf. Renaissance Reading Comp. Worksheet

Thursday- Workbook pg. 15.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Workbook pg. 134.

Tuesday- Textbook pg. 280- Compose a narrative written from the point of view of an American sailor who is unfairly impressed by the British and forced to serve in the British navy. Conduct historical research in order to flesh out narratives with more authentic details. Narrative must be two paragraphs and written on loose-leaf.

Wednesday- Primary Source Worksheet “The Question of War with England” Ch.10, L.3 Primary Source HW

Thursday- Workbook pg. 135.

Homework for the Week of Sept. 17th:

7th Grade Religion:

Monday/Tuesday- Study for exam on Weds.

Wednesday- No homework.

Thursday- Workbook pg. 25.

7th Grade S.S.:

*Notes: Ch.1, L.3- North American Peoples

Monday- Workbook pgs. 10-11 #’s 1-7. Select an article or story of something that you find very interesting and bring a copy to class.

Tuesday- Create a list of some of the different regions in the United States today and write several sentences describing some of the geographical differences between each region. For example, differences in climate, food, and natural resources.

Wednesday- Workbook pgs. 11-12 #’s 8-12 and “Check for Understanding”.

Thursday- Finish completing “Spirit of the Corn” assessment questions.

8th Grade S.S.:

*Notes: Ch.10, L.2 The Louisiana Purchase

Monday- Workbook pg. 131.

Tuesday- Lewis and Clark Reading Comprehension worksheet #’s 4-6.

Wednesday- Workbook pg. 132.

Thursday- Guided Reading “An Expanding Nation” worksheet #’s 5-7.

Homework for the Week of Sept. 10th:

7-2 Religion:

Monday- No homework.

Tuesday- Complete classroom prayers

Wednesday- Workbook pg. 14.

Thursday- No homework.

7th Grade S.S.:

*Notes: Ch.1, L.1- Migration to the Americas

Monday- Workbook pgs. 2-3.

Tuesday- Workbook pg. 4 and Lesson 1 Guided Reading Worksheet ques. #’s 5-7

Wednesday- Study for quiz tomorrow.

Thursday- Geography and History Activity: Understanding Location: Machu Picchu Worksheet Ch.1, L.2 Understanding Location Worksheet

8th Grade S.S.:

*Notes: Ch.10, L.1-A New Party in Power

Monday- Identify Problems and Solutions “Applying the Skill” Worksheet

Tuesday- Workbook pgs. 126-128.

Wednesday- Workbook pg. 130.

Thursday- Study for quiz.

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