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    Welcome to the 8th Grade Team's Homework Page

     
    8th Honors Language ArtsMrs. Zimmer 
    • Animal Farm - Read Chapters 3-4 and answer the questions.  Remember to restate the question and answer in sentence form. (Due Tuesday, 1/22)
    • Please remember to charge Surface Pros each night.
    • 50 minutes (3 sessions) of Membean due each week
    • Students should bring their independent reading books to class every day.
    • Independent reading requirements - see below
    • Vocabulary - Membean - How to Learn a Word -  Click here 
      • Log-In Information:
        • Username - first name_last name_bloom  (all lower caps)
        • Password - 7 digit student ID number
      • 50 minutes of Membean - 3 sessions - due each week - Monday through Sunday
    •  Google Classroom - (You will need to join my class with an access code the first week of school.)
    • Log-In Information:
      • Username - Year of Graduation  +  1st Initial of First Name  +  Last Name@bloomsd.org
        • Example: 23czimmer@bloomsd.org
      • Password - 0  +   Student ID Number
    •  IXL Practice https://www.ixl.com/ela/
      • Log-In Information:
        • Username - Year of Graduation  + first initial  + last name @bloomsburg
        • Password - 7 digit student ID number
    • Independent Reading  Requirements for Quarter 2:    Writing journals are due January 7, and all AR tests should be taken by 2:30 on January 14.  Two non-fiction books at 6th grade level or higher and  two fiction books at 6th grade level or higher are the reading requirements for quarter 4.  Remember that half (two books) of the AR requirements are due by mid-quarter for full credit.  All four grades will be averaged for a quarterly independent reading grade. If students choose to take the AR test, they should only take  the quiz in the library with Ms. Crane or in my room.  AR book forms should be printed and signed by Ms. Crane or me. No credit will be given if forms are not turned it to me on the day taken.  Also, any AR test that is taken WITHOUT a properly signed AR book form will not count for independent reading credit.  Please consult the student handout on independent reading for more details.
         
      Helpful  Study Sites: 
       
    • Review site for Objects of the Verb - click here
    • Review site for Complements - click here
    • Study site for types of Subordinate Clauses.  Use this site for extra practice.

                     Click -  Types of Subordinate Clauses

    • Reviewing Transitive and Intransitive Verbs

                     Click - Transitive and Intransitive Verbs 

    •  Review "who" and "whom " for extra practice.   You may use your notes and handout.  There will be 14 questions.           

                    Click - "Who" and Whom"  

    • Citing Information -

                    Click - University Libraries

     
                
     8th Language Arts -Mrs. Zimmer  
    • IXL - A.1 - Main Idea - due Tuesday, January 22
    • Typed revision of Mood Essay is due Friday, January 18.  You will need to submit your essay into Google Classroom and turn in a printed copy along with your handwritten draft.
    • Review your notes on sentence structure.
    • 50 minutes of Membean (3 sessions) due each week
    • Students should bring their independent reading books to class each day.
    • Independent reading requirements - see below

     

    Vocabulary - Membean - How to Learn a Word -  Click here 

    • Log-In Information:
      • Username - first name_last name_bloom  (all lower caps)
      • Password - 7 digit student ID number
      • 50 minutes of Membean - 3 sessions - due each week - Monday through Sunday

     

    Google Classroom - (You will need to join my class with an access code the first week of school.)

    • Log-In Information:
      • Username - Year of Graduation  +  1st Initial of First Name  +  Last Name@bloomsd.org
        • Example: 23czimmer@bloomsd.org
      • Password - 0  +   Student ID Number

     IXL Practice -  https://www.ixl.com/ela/

    • Log-In Information:
      • Username - Year of Graduation  + first initial  + last name @bloomsburg
      • Password - 7 digit student ID number

     

          Helpful Study Sites:

    •    Use the link below to review concepts in sentence structure .

                 Click - Sentence Structure

    •    Review fragments

                 Click - Fragments 

    •   Language Arts Review Jeopardy Game

                 Click - Jeopardy   

    • Independent Reading Requirements for Quarter 2 -  Writing journals are due January 7, and all AR tests should be taken by 2:30 on January 14.
    •  One non-fiction book at a 6th grade level or higher and one fiction book at a 6th grade level or higher will be required for quarter 1.  I will accept a reading book level of 5 as long as the point value is 6 or higher.  Half (one book) of the AR requirements are due by mid-quarter for full credit.  Both books will be averaged for a quarterly grade.  If a student chooses to take an AR quiz, the quiz should only be taken in the library or in my room.  AR slips should be printed and signed by Ms. Crane or me. No credit will be given if forms are not given to me on the day taken.   Also, AR tests WITHOUT a properly signed AR book  form will not count for independent reading credit.  Please consult the student handout on independent reading for additional details.
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    8th Grade Language Arts - Miss Beck

    Today's (1/15) Homework:

    • Start thinking of AR books for Quarter 3! (remember, one NONFICTION and one FICTION required; also at least 6BL or 6pt rule!)
    • Check your grades!
      • ALL OUTSTANDING WORK IS DUE TO MISS BECK BY TOMORROW WED. JAN 16th for partial credit!

    Ongoing Homework:

    • Start thinking about books for quarter 3!
    • 45 minutes of Membean per week
      • 15 minutes must be done outside of class by 11:59pm on Sunday!

    Announcements:

    • We are working on our Giver essays in class! They will be due on Friday, Jan. 25th!
     

     

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     8th GRADE SCIENCE - Mrs. Sirota
     
    1/14 - Test on reactions on Monday, Study Island 4c due also
     
     
     
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    Mrs. Mentzer
    17 January
     
    ALGEBRA
    Periods 5 & 6
    • Converting to Standard Form HW (One Note)
    • Weekly Review #2 - due Friday 1/18
    • IXL - 
      • S.2, S.3, S.4, S.5, S.17
     
    PRE-ALGEBRA 
    Period 4
    • I CAN ... Packet - due Tuesday, 1/22
    • Weekly Review #2 (One Note) - due Friday 1/18
    • IXL - due Tuesday 1/22
      • R.1, R.2, R.3, R.4, R.5 

    Period 7

    • No Written HW
    • Weekly Review #13 (Google Classroom) - due Friday 1/18
    • IXL - due Tuesday, 1/22
      • R.1, R.2, R.3, R.4, R.5
     
     
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    Ms. Drucker--Math

     

                                       Pre-Algebra

     
    Period 6:     (1)  Complete right column of Sci Notation WS due 
                              Thursday 11/29.
                       (2)  Homework quiz tomorrow 11/29.
                       (3)  Remember to charge your Surface Pro every night!
                       (4)  Progress Reports go out on December 12th.
                       (5)  
     
     
     
    Period 8:         (1)  See period 6.
     
     

                                       Algebra II

    Period 3:      (1)  Quiz on Imaginary (Lateral?) Numbers Thurs 11/29.

                        (2)  Progress Reports go out December 12th.

     

     
     
     golden rule
     
     
     
     
     

    Mrs. Flook

    8th Grade United States History 

    Tuesday August 22, 2017
    Day 1
     
    Students First Day of School 
     
    Thursday August 24, 2017       Bloomsburg Middle School Open House