__Science 8__(Hollister): Signed progress report due tomorrow

## Tuesday, December 20, 2016

## Monday, December 19, 2016

### Monday, December 19

**Science 8**(Hollister): ** 1. Insulated can project due tomorrow!!

** 2. Energy crossword puzzle due tomorrow

## Friday, December 16, 2016

## Thursday, December 15, 2016

### Thursday, December 15, 2016

ELA study literary devices for quiz tomorrow at this site --- https://quizlet.com/_2x8xl7

Math 8 (SWAMP) - STAR Math Testing Today

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) - Lesson 10 Notes and HW and TEST Tomorrow

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) - Lesson 10 Notes and HW and TEST Tomorrow

## Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) Test Review Worksheet - Test Friday, December 16

## Tuesday, December 13, 2016

### Tuesday, December 13, 2016

__SS__- Buffalo worksheet is homework if you didn't finish it in class today. Current event due on Friday.

__ELA__- Study literary elements for quiz on Friday. Read for 1/2 hour.

__Math__- Study for the test tomorrow. Refer to your review notes from Monday.

Math 8 (SWAMP) Review for Test TOMORROW - Reflections WS due Thursday, Dec. 15

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) Lesson 9 Notes and HW Test - Friday, Dec. 16

Quiz and HW Corrections due Friday

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) Lesson 9 Notes and HW Test - Friday, Dec. 16

Quiz and HW Corrections due Friday

## Monday, December 12, 2016

### Monday, December 12, 2016

Math 8 (SWAMP) - TEST Wednesday, Dec. 14 - Review WS

Reflection Practice WS

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) - Lesson 8 Notes and HW

Reflection Practice WS

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) - Lesson 8 Notes and HW

## Friday, December 9, 2016

## Thursday, December 8, 2016

### Thursday, December 8, 2016

ELA - Study for quiz on literary elements. This link to Quizlet will help you study. https://quizlet.com/174203887/literary-elements-mr-ruddys-ela-grade-8-flash-cards/

SS - Study for vocab quiz tomorrow. (Also on Quizlet - go to search bar and type in: beckysmith

then look for the unit you are doing right now - Chapter 19, The West )

SS - Study for vocab quiz tomorrow. (Also on Quizlet - go to search bar and type in: beckysmith

then look for the unit you are doing right now - Chapter 19, The West )

## Wednesday, December 7, 2016

### Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Math 8 (SWAMP) - Transition Transformation WS

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) - Lesson 6 Notes and HW

Science 8 (Hollister) - Energy pictures worksheet

Living Environment - Digestive system concept map/ RAFT writing assignment

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) - Lesson 6 Notes and HW

Science 8 (Hollister) - Energy pictures worksheet

Living Environment - Digestive system concept map/ RAFT writing assignment

### Wednesday, December 7

Science 8 (Hollister) - Energy pictures worksheet

Living Environment - Digestive system concept map/ RAFT writing assignment

Living Environment - Digestive system concept map/ RAFT writing assignment

## Tuesday, December 6, 2016

### Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Math 8 (SWAMP) - Notes and HW is to complete back side of today's notes

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) - Lesson 5 Notes and HW

REMINDER Friday, Dec. 2nd Packet is due TOMORROW

Science 8 (Hollister) - Brainstorm - List types of energy (5-10)

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) - Lesson 5 Notes and HW

REMINDER Friday, Dec. 2nd Packet is due TOMORROW

Science 8 (Hollister) - Brainstorm - List types of energy (5-10)

## Monday, December 5, 2016

### Monday, December 5, 2016

Math 8 (SWAMP) - Two Step EQ Review Puzzle

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) Unit 4 Lesson 4 Notes and HW

REMINDER .....Friday, Dec. 2 Packet is due WEDS. Dec 7

Algebra 8 (SWAMP) Unit 4 Lesson 4 Notes and HW

REMINDER .....Friday, Dec. 2 Packet is due WEDS. Dec 7

## Friday, December 2, 2016

### Friday, December 2, 2016

__- have up to chapter 5 on your "Ten Year Plan" done by Wednesday, 12/7__

**Freshmen Seminar**Algebra Math - SWAMP - Multiple Unit Rate Conversions Packet - due Weds. 12/7

## Thursday, December 1, 2016

## Wednesday, November 30, 2016

### Wednesday, November 30, 2016

ELA - Read for 30 minutes in your independent reading book.

SS - current event

Math - puzzle worksheet, 2 step equations

SS - current event

Math - puzzle worksheet, 2 step equations

## Tuesday, November 29, 2016

## Monday, November 28, 2016

## Tuesday, November 22, 2016

### Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Math quiz has been postponed until Tuesday, November 29th.

*Have a great Thanksgiving vacation!*## Tuesday, November 15, 2016

## Monday, November 14, 2016

## Wednesday, November 9, 2016

### Wednesday, November 9, 2016

ELA - Read for 30 minutes in your independent reading book.

Math - 10 Pythagorean Theorem word problems

Science w/ Mrs. Hollister - Study the Periodic Table, electrons, etc.for test tomorrow.

Science w/ Ms. Brockway -

Social Studies - VOKI presentation if you did not complete it

Math - 10 Pythagorean Theorem word problems

Science w/ Mrs. Hollister - Study the Periodic Table, electrons, etc.for test tomorrow.

Science w/ Ms. Brockway -

Social Studies - VOKI presentation if you did not complete it

## Wednesday, November 2, 2016

### Wednesday, November 2

Science 8 (Hollister) - Electrons worksheet (Periods 1,2,6)

Living Environment - Cell Project due next Thursday, November 10

Living Environment - Cell Project due next Thursday, November 10

## Tuesday, November 1, 2016

### Tuesday, November 1, 2016

ELA - Finish the 10 questions about "The Tell-Tale Heart", which are due Wednesday.

Math - Problem Set 10 and quiz corrections

Science w/ Mrs. Hollister -

Science w/ Ms. Brockway -

Social Studies - Projects need to be finished and presented tomorrow.

Math - Problem Set 10 and quiz corrections

Science w/ Mrs. Hollister -

Science w/ Ms. Brockway -

Social Studies - Projects need to be finished and presented tomorrow.

## Monday, October 31, 2016

### Monday, October 31, 2016

ELA - Finish the text dependent questions for chapter 20 in

Finish the 10 questions about "The Tell-Tale Heart", which are due Wednesday.

Math - no homework

Science w/ Mrs. Hollister -

Science w/ Ms. Brockway -

Social Studies - Projects need to be finished and presented in class this week.

__The Omnivore's Dilemma.__DUE TUES.Finish the 10 questions about "The Tell-Tale Heart", which are due Wednesday.

Math - no homework

Science w/ Mrs. Hollister -

Science w/ Ms. Brockway -

Social Studies - Projects need to be finished and presented in class this week.

*Have a safe Halloween!*## Friday, October 28, 2016

### Friday, October 28, 2016

ELA - Read chapter 20 in

SS - study Reconstruction vocab for quiz on Monday

Math - work on sci notation review sheet, due Monday for a Quiz grade

Monday's event for RED RIBBON WEEK - Wear a Halloween costume (NO MASKS) and say "BOO" to drugs!

Letter for parents sent home Friday about food allergies for anyone considering bringing treats into school.

__The Omnivore's Dilemma__and answer the questions on the handout. (Due Tuesday)SS - study Reconstruction vocab for quiz on Monday

Math - work on sci notation review sheet, due Monday for a Quiz grade

Monday's event for RED RIBBON WEEK - Wear a Halloween costume (NO MASKS) and say "BOO" to drugs!

Letter for parents sent home Friday about food allergies for anyone considering bringing treats into school.

**All 8th grade students are receiving a letter to parents from Mrs. Oakes about the Boston trip and the**.__new cost__for the trip

## Thursday, October 27, 2016

Algebra 8 - Lesson 10 Notes and HW

Science 8 (Hollister) - Atom worksheet #3 (Carbon, Phosphorus)

Living Environment - Finish enzyme/pH lab questions

ELA - Answer the chapter 16 questions for

__The Omnivore's Dilemma__and read for 30 minutes in your independent reading book.You may stay after to retake your vocabulary quiz.

*Friday - Be a hero and have the power to say no to drugs. Dress up as your favorite superhero.*

## Wednesday, October 26, 2016

### Wednesday, October 26

Math (SWAMP) Lesson 10 Notes - No new HW assigned - Students should work on corrections

Algebra 8 - Lesson 9 Notes and HW

Science 8 (Hollister) - Atom worksheet #2 (Nitrogen, Silicon)

Living Environment - p. 53 #1a, 1b, 2a, 3a, 3b, 3c

Algebra 8 - Lesson 9 Notes and HW

Science 8 (Hollister) - Atom worksheet #2 (Nitrogen, Silicon)

Living Environment - p. 53 #1a, 1b, 2a, 3a, 3b, 3c

**ELA****Read chapter 16 in**__The Omnivore's Dilemma.__**Social Studies****-**Study "Reconstruction" vocabulary for quiz on Friday. Study the words at this link on Quiz let : https://quizlet.com/162987180/reconstruction-2016-flash-cards/## Tuesday, October 25, 2016

### Tuesday, October 25, 2016

**- Read for 30 minutes in your independent reading book.**

__ELA__Make up any work, including retaking the vocabulary quiz, if you would like a better grade.

**Your binder/notebook is due tomorrow.**

__SOCIAL STUDIES__-Study for the vocab quiz on Friday.

Group projects starting tomorrow

**Atom worksheet**

__SCIENCE w/ Ms. Hollister__-

__SCIENCE__

__w/Ms. Brockway__

*WEAR YOUR FAVORITE JERSEY WEDNESDAY, FOR RED RIBBON WEEK!*
Math (SWAMP) Math 8 - Adding and Subtracting Scientific Notation Notes and HW

Algebra 8 - Lesson 8 Notes and HW

Algebra 8 - Lesson 8 Notes and HW

## Monday, October 24, 2016

## Wednesday, October 19, 2016

### Wednesday, October 18

Math (SWAMP) Math 8 - Study for Scientific Notation and Laws of Exponents QUIZ

Algebra 8 - Lesson 6 Notes and HW

Science 8 (Hollister) - Re-do Test 2 by next Friday, October 29

Algebra 8 - Lesson 6 Notes and HW

Science 8 (Hollister) - Re-do Test 2 by next Friday, October 29

## Tuesday, October 18, 2016

### Tuesday, October 18

Math (SWAMP) Math 8 - Multiply and Divide Scientific Notation Notes and WS

Algebra 8 Lesson 5 Notes and HW

Algebra 8 Lesson 5 Notes and HW

## Monday, October 17, 2016

### Monday, October 17, 2016

ELA - Read for at least 30 minutes in your independent reading book.

Make up any missed work.

Math - worksheets 2 & 3

Science 8 - Ms. Hollister and Ms. Brockway - study for test tomorrow and complete the worksheet

SS - complete segregation worksheet using Google search

Progress reports must be signed and returned to each classroom teacher.

Make up any missed work.

Math - worksheets 2 & 3

Science 8 - Ms. Hollister and Ms. Brockway - study for test tomorrow and complete the worksheet

SS - complete segregation worksheet using Google search

Progress reports must be signed and returned to each classroom teacher.

### Monday, October 17, 2016

ELA - Read for at least 30 minutes in your independent reading book.

Make up any missed work.

Math - worksheets 2 & 3

Science 8 - Ms. Hollister and Ms. Brockway - study for test tomorrow and complete the worksheet

SS - complete segregation worksheet using Google search

Make up any missed work.

Math - worksheets 2 & 3

Science 8 - Ms. Hollister and Ms. Brockway - study for test tomorrow and complete the worksheet

SS - complete segregation worksheet using Google search

*Your progress reports must be signed by parent/guardian and returned to your classroom teacher*s.
Math (SWAMP) Math 8 Scientific Worksheets 2 and 3

QUIZ on Thursday, October 20

Algebra 8 Lesson 4 Notes and HW

QUIZ on Thursday, October 20

Algebra 8 Lesson 4 Notes and HW

## Saturday, October 15, 2016

### Monday, October 17

Science 8 (Hollister): 1. Chemistry review sheet due tomorrow

2. Test 2 tomorrow (Introduction to chemistry)

2. Test 2 tomorrow (Introduction to chemistry)

## Thursday, October 13, 2016

### Thursday, October 13, 2016

ELA -1) Fill in the industrial food chain graphic organizer as it pertains to beef ( chapter 5).

2) Read for 30 minutes in your independent reading book.

Math - See Mrs. Swamp's post.

Fall Fest on Friday, 12:00 - 12:30, with your 6th period teachers

2) Read for 30 minutes in your independent reading book.

Math - See Mrs. Swamp's post.

Fall Fest on Friday, 12:00 - 12:30, with your 6th period teachers

*Reminder for parents, families, community: Digital Citizenship tonight, 6:00 pm, in the cafeteria*## Wednesday, October 12, 2016

tomorrow for a QUIZ Grade of 100

Math 8 Lesson 9 Notes and HW

Algebra 8 Lesson 3 Notes and HW

## Tuesday, October 11, 2016

### Tuesday, October 11, 2016

*Get the "Open House" parent survey filled out and bring it back to turn in to your homeroom teacher.*

ELA - Read ch. 5 in

__The Omnivore's Dilemma,__and answer the questions on the handout given to you.

Math - Do your test corrections.

## Thursday, October 6, 2016

## Tuesday, October 4, 2016

### English 8 Homework: Tuesday, October 4

1) Complete the Text-Dependent Questions for pg. 22-25 of

2) Be sure to bring your College Fair Scavenger Hunt to school tomorrow! This will count as a Project grade for Freshman Seminar and a Classwork grade for English.

*The Omnivore's Dilemma*; be sure to use specific details from the text and cite the pages where you found your answers.2) Be sure to bring your College Fair Scavenger Hunt to school tomorrow! This will count as a Project grade for Freshman Seminar and a Classwork grade for English.

### Tuesday, October 4, 2016

__ELA__- text dependent questions for pages 22 - 25 in

__The Omnivore's Dilemma__

__SS__- Phase 2 worksheet ( salmon colored )

__Math__see Mrs. Swamp's blog below

Math (SWAMP) - Math 8 Lesson 8 Notes and HW

"Fractions with Exponents" WS CORRECTIONS due Friday, Oct. 7th

Algebra 8 Unit 1 TEST Thursday, October 6th

"Fractions with Exponents" WS CORRECTIONS due Friday, Oct. 7th

Algebra 8 Unit 1 TEST Thursday, October 6th

## Monday, October 3, 2016

Algebra 8 Unit 2 Lesson 1 Notes and HW due Wednesday, Oct. 4th

UNIT 1 TEST - Thursday, October 6th

## Friday, September 30, 2016

Homework Corrections due TODAY

Algebra 8 - Corrections for P.S # 4,5 & 6 due TODAY

Corrections P.S #8, 9 & 10 due Monday, October 3

Unit 1 TEST Wednesday, October 5

## Thursday, September 29, 2016

### Thursday, September 30, 2016

ELA - read for 30 minutes in your independent reading book

Science - No homework

Social Studies - current event on a local event

Math -See (below) the post from Mrs. Swamp.

Science - No homework

Social Studies - current event on a local event

Math -See (below) the post from Mrs. Swamp.

Math (SWAMP) Math 8 TEST Today - Homework Corrections due TOMORROW

(Green WS, Problem Sets 2 & 3)

Algebra 8 Lesson 11 Notes and HW

Homework Corrections (Problem Sets 4, 5, and 6) due Friday, Sept. 30

Unit 1 TEST - Wednesday, October 5th

(Green WS, Problem Sets 2 & 3)

Algebra 8 Lesson 11 Notes and HW

Homework Corrections (Problem Sets 4, 5, and 6) due Friday, Sept. 30

Unit 1 TEST - Wednesday, October 5th

## Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Homework Corrections due Friday, Sept. 30

(Green Review WS, Problem Sets 2 & 3)

Algebra 8 Lesson 10 Notes and HW

Homework Corrections (Problem Sets 4, 5, and 6) due Friday, Sept. 30

Unit 1 TEST - Wednesday, October 5th

## Tuesday, September 27, 2016

### Tuesday, September 27, 2016

ELA - Read pps. 2-4 in The Omnivore's Dilemma using sticky notes to write the gist. Then read pps 9-25 and answer the following questions;

1. Which of Michael Pollan's food chains does the meal you chose on Friday best match?

2. Why do you think that?

SS - current event due on Friday

Science -

1. Which of Michael Pollan's food chains does the meal you chose on Friday best match?

2. Why do you think that?

SS - current event due on Friday

Science -

__Mrs. Hollister's__classes - make up the quiz by Thursday*A reminder to all parents that picture day is Wednesday, September 28th!! Order forms have been handed out to all students. You may also go online to order packages at this site:**mylifetouch.com use this picture day ID: VJ026030Q0*
Math (SWAMP) Math 8 Powers of Quotients WS

Quiz Corrections due TODAY

TEST - Thursday, September 29th

Homework Corrections (Green WS, Problem Sets 2 &3) due Fri. 9/30

Algebra 8 Lesson 9 Notes and HW

Homework Corrections (Problem Sets 4, 5, and 6) due Friday, Sept. 30

Unit 1 TEST - Wednesday, October 5th

Quiz Corrections due TODAY

TEST - Thursday, September 29th

Homework Corrections (Green WS, Problem Sets 2 &3) due Fri. 9/30

Algebra 8 Lesson 9 Notes and HW

Homework Corrections (Problem Sets 4, 5, and 6) due Friday, Sept. 30

Unit 1 TEST - Wednesday, October 5th

## Monday, September 26, 2016

### Monday, September 26, 2016

*A reminder to all parents that picture day is Wednesday, September 28th!! Order forms have been handed out to all students. You may also go online to order packages at this site:*

*mylifetouch.com use this picture day ID: VJ026030Q0***ELA - read for at least 20 - 30 minutes in your independent reading book**

**Science - Ms. Hollister's class - You may retake the science quiz and you have until Thursday to do so.**

**Social Studies**

Math (SWAMP) Math 8 Fractions w/Positive Exponents WS due tomorrow

Quiz Corrections due tomorrow

TEST - Thursday, September 29th

Homework Corrections (Green WS, Problem Sets 2 &3) due Fri. 9/30

Algebra 8 Lesson 8 Notes and HW

Homework Corrections (Problem Sets 4, 5, and 6) due Friday, Sept. 30

Unit 1 TEST - Wednesday, October 5th

Quiz Corrections due tomorrow

TEST - Thursday, September 29th

Homework Corrections (Green WS, Problem Sets 2 &3) due Fri. 9/30

Algebra 8 Lesson 8 Notes and HW

Homework Corrections (Problem Sets 4, 5, and 6) due Friday, Sept. 30

Unit 1 TEST - Wednesday, October 5th

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