Grade 7-2 – Cardenas

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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:

  • 7-2 gym day scheduled for Wednesdays. Please be sure to be in the proper uniform with sneakers. 

Quizzes/Tests/Projects


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

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.

8th Grade S.S.:

Monday- Textbook pg. 335 #’s 1-3.

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

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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