Monday, February 8, 2016

8TH SCIENCE - 2/8/16


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2/11 - In NB - Draw and label the process of mitosis and explain the process.

7TH SCIENCE - 2/8/16


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2/10 - In NB
1.Describe seafloor mining
2.  What is the flat part of the continent that extends out from the continent under ocean water?
3.  Describe the deep, flat seafloor areas.
4.  Explain mid-ocean ridges?


6TH SCIENCE AND SOCIAL STUDIES - 2/8/16



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SCIENCE

2/9 - In NB - How are physical and chemical changes similar and different?




SOCIAL STUDIES - 2/11 - NB
  • Why were the plebeians, slaves, and freemen critically important to trade in the Roman Empire?
  • How might the use of slave labor have enabled the Romans to be more competitive in the world market? Less competitive?

5TH SCIENCE & SOCIAL STUDIES - 2/8/16

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SCIENCE 

2/9 - HOMEWORK:  Copy the following vocabulary words with definition -   NB

Symbiotic: A relationship in which two organisms exist in close association, which may or may not benefit both organisms.

Mutualism: A relationship between organisms in which both organisms benefit.

Commensalism: A relationship between organisms in which one organism benefits and the other is not affected.

Parasitism: A relationship between organisms in which one organism benefits and the other may be harmed.


SOCIAL STUDIES 

1/10 - RE-READ THE CHAPTER AND LESSON. Copy questions and answer in NB 

1.  What crops did farmers export from the Southern Colonies?
2.  Why did the colonists in New England build their own ships?
3.  How large was the New England fishing fleet in 1741?

Sunday, January 31, 2016

WEEKLY REMINDERS - 2/1/16

Report Card Day - Friday February 5, 2016


Report cards will be distributed By Fr. Antonio to all students Friday morning in their classrooms. 

Dismissal on Friday will be at 12:00 noon.

Parent Teacher Conferences will be held from 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM.

Grades 5-8 - Computer Room - First Floor outside main office

Wednesday February 3, 2016 Feast of St. Blaise 

Speech Contest 9:00 AM Grades 5-8 in auditorium.

Blessing of Throats 2:00 PM in Church 

8TH SCIENCE - 2/1/16

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In NB, define the following words: 

prokaryote; eukaryote; mitosis, DNA, chromosomes.  DUE 2/3

7TH SCIENCE - 2/1/16









Due 2/3.  1-2 pages. typed; double space; 12 font; black ink; 1 inch margins on all 4 sides.

"You have just returned from an adventurous journey to the center of the Earth. Take a few minutes to write a description of your journey. Describe what the temperatures were (hot, cold, moderate) and what materials (liquids, gases, solids) you passed through"

6TH SCIENCE AND SOCIAL STUDIES - 2/1/16


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SCIENCE ASSIGNMENT:

Due 2/3 in NB. Copy questions.
1.  What causes matter to expand as the temperature is raised?
2.  What causes thermal expansion?
3.  What happens to the volume of a heated solid? Why?




SOCIAL STUDIES ASSIGNMENT:

2/5 - Use online information to answer the following questions about Hatshepsut.  On LL or type. 2 - 4 paragraph.

Who was Hatshepsut?
When did she rule?
What were some of her greatest accompolishment? 
Why was she such a significant pharaoh?








5TH SCIENCE AND SOCIAL STUDIES - 2/1/16

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SCIENCE ASSIGNMENTS:

2/3 - What is a limiting factor? Describe how the animals are affected.  WRITE OUT QUESTIONS and give a complete answer with details and examples.




SOCIAL STUDIES ASSIGNMENT:  

2 page research paper with a separate Reference Sheet. Type paper,  double space, black ink only, 12 font, 1 inch margins on all sides.  Due 2/5.  DO NOT PLAGIARIZE. 

Instructions will be given in class on Monday 2/1 and students will write all requirements in their Social Studies Notebook.  Please follow the instructions given in class.

Research one of the following: Pope Alexander II; St. Juan Diego; St. Martin de Porres; St. Rose of Lima, St. Turibius, St. Isaac Jogues; Father Junipero Serra; Jacques Cartier (anyone absent on Monday (2/1) will research Jacque Cartier ).  Therefore, 2 people will be reserching Cartier. 1-2 pages

1.  Describe the person that you're researching. (date of birth, place of birth, language spoken, etc)
2.  Where were they from?
3.  What were their purpose in coming to the America or what were they trying to accomplish?
4.  Explain the impact they had and left on the history of the Americas.
5.  Include important facts about the person.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

5th Science and Social Studies - 1/25/16


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SCIENCE ASSIGNMENT

1/27 - In notebook, define the following vocabulary words.  Use your textbook.
limiting factors
 extinct
threatened species
omnivore
 symbiosis
mutualism
 parasitism




SOCIAL STUDIES 

1/28 -On LL - Write 2 paragraph explaining "How did slavery develop in the Americas? due 1/28.  Use your textbook or online information 

6th Science and Social Studies - 1/25/16


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SCIENCE
1/27 - Define the following vocabulary words. Chapter 12, Lesson 1

position
motion
distance
speed
average speed
velocity
acceleration


SOCIAL STUDIES

1/28 - How did Egypt's social pyramid shape life in the New Kingdom.  Read the lesson and use the information from the text to answer the question.  1 - 2 paragraph

7th Science - 1/25/16

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Assignment

1/27
 Define the following vocabulary words in NB - due 1/27
 wave
crest
trough
breaker
tide
tidal range

8th Science - 1/25/16

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1/27- In notebook, use online resources or textbook to answer the following questions
  • Give examples of how differences in genes affect people.
  • What happens if an error occurs when DNA is copied?

Monday, January 18, 2016

WEEKLY REMINDERS - 1/18/16

Students/Parents/Guardians:

This week students will be taking midterm exams.  Please check your January monthly calendar for exams date. Students should be reviewing notes from notebooks, reading over chapters, and using the guidelines on the blog.

Students MUST come to class prepared with pens, pencils, and lined papers for exams.


Mid-Term Schedule

Tuesday January 19th - Mathematics Grades K-8


Wednesday January 20th - ELA and Social Studies


Thursday January 21st - Archdiocesan Religion Exam and Science


Friday January 22nd - Reading

8TH SCIENCE - 1/18/16

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REVIEW NOTES FOR MIDTERMS