Welcome to Middle School Math and Science

Welcome Parents and Students:

Let’s get right to work!  School begins August 14, 2017 at 8:25 am.  Be sure to show up to class with all materials necessary to be successful in class.

Monday Homework for all students:  Return all signed paperwork by tomorrow!

Tuesday Homework for all students: Explore your online resources

6th Grade Math: Wednesday: Close and Check online Digits 11-1 Unit Rates

Thursday: Close and Check online Digits 11-3 Constant Speed

7th Grade Math: Wednesday: Add and Subtract Rational Numbers worksheet

Thursday:  Close and Check online Digits 4-1 Add and Subtract Rational numbers

8th Grade Math:  Wednesday: Close and Check online Digits 1-1

Thursday: Close and Check online Digits 1-2

 

Sixth Grade: This week we will be going over all the rules and procedures the first day.  On Tuesday we will be exploring the many online resources that the students have access to.  On Wednesday we will begin our Math and Science curriculum.  In Math we will be talking about Ratios and Proportional relationships.  In Science we begin by learning about what Science is and the study of Science as well as scientists.

Seventh Grade:  This week we will be going over all the rules and procedures the first day.  On Tuesday we will be exploring the many online resources that the students have access to.  On Wednesday we will begin our Math and Science curriculum.  In Math we will be talking about the different types of numbers and working with positive and negative numbers.  In Science we begin by learning about what Science is and the study of Science as well as scientists.

Eighth Grade: This week we will be going over all the rules and procedures the first day.  On Tuesday we will be exploring the many online resources that the students have access to.  On Wednesday we will begin our Math and Science curriculum.  In Math we will be talking about Rational and Irrational numbers.  In Science we begin by learning about what Science is and the study of Science as well as scientists.

Have a great week!

 

 

 

 

 

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May 22, 2017

Welcome Parents!

Homework:

Monday:  Reading: Author’s Purpose; Read 30 Minutes; Language Arts: Superlative Adjectives; Math: changing improper fractions to mixed numbers

Tuesday: Reading: Cause and Effect; Read 30 Minutes; Language Arts: Superlative Adjectives; Math: add and subtract fractions

Wednesday: Reading: Cause and Effect; Read 30 Minutes; Language Arts: Superlative Adjectives; Math: multiplying fractions – Tomorrow is the Field Trip

Spelling words: describe, interruption, inspection, scribble, respectful, bankrupt, project, injection, manuscript, suspect, subscription, spectacular, eruption, eject, abruptly, prescribe, reject, aspect, rupture, inscribe 

Challenge words: circumspect, nondescript, trajectory, transcription, corruption

Well, we have finished up all of our end of year tests.  Please contact the office to schedule a Parent/Teacher conference for the results.  This week we will be reading an excerpt from “Journey to the Center of the Earth” and reviewing Cause and Effect.  In Language Arts we will be working on the comparative and superlative adjectives such as – good, better and best and that you don’t use more with these words or put an est on the end of best.  In Math we are reviewing fractions.  We will work on some STEM projects in Science and will cover the last lesson in Chapter 4 in Social Studies about the French and Indian war.  

Thank you to the parents that have sent in donations for the end of the year basket.  You do not need to spend a lot of money on an item, or you could just send in $2 – $5 and I will purchase something to add to the basket.

The end is near!!!  We only have days left of school.  Monday through Wednesday will be normal school days.  Thursday is our Field Trip to Wonder Works – we will leave the school at 9:00 am and return at 3:00.  On Friday it is Water Day.  I will be sending home a letter explaining what can and cannot be done and explain what water day is and how to enjoy it.  It is on campus, and it is for all grades.  Monday May 29th is Memorial Day and there is no school.  Tuesday May 30th, is a regular school day, but Graduation is that evening at the Boone High School Auditorium starting at 6pm.  Boone High School is located at Mills Ave. and Kaley Street.  Dress code is – formal no jeans or t-shirts.  The last day of school is Wednesday, May 31st.  Yes!  They need to come to school that day.  It is early day and school is over at 1:30 pm.   

Thanks so much for all you do!!!!

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