September 23rd 7th and 8th grade

Reminders: 

  • “Meet the Teacher” is tonight. Mrs. DeLuca’s meeting starts at 7:00 pm and the meeting with the teachers starts at 7:30 pm.  Meeting details were sent home to parents.
  • No school tomorrow Thursday, September 24th, it is a professional day for teachers. 
  • Bring a snack every day; water and a snack. 
  • Every student must submit a Heath Screening form every day.
  • Bring a reading book every day. 
  • Bring an extra mask every day.
  • Bring in headphones every day.
  • All forms must be returned signed. 

7-2 Religion: 

  • The Mass brochure is due Monday, September 28th.
  • Rosary beads needed every day for prayer.

7th Social Studies: 

  • Start working on your Native American project. Native American project due October 7th.

8th Social Studies: 

  • Read page 519 and answer the reading check question on page 519.
  • Complete 1a-b and 2a-c from page 521.

Tuesday, September 22nd 7 & 8th grade

Reminders: 

  • Home-Academy meeting – 7:00 p.m.- Meet-the-teacher night, this meeting will be virtual.  The login information will be emailed today.
  • No school on Thursday, September 24th, it is a professional day for teachers. 
  • All forms must be returned signed. 
  • Bring a snack every day; water and a snack. 
  • Every student must submit a Heath Screening form every day.
  • Bring a reading book every day. 
  • Bring an extra mask every day.

7-2 Religion:

  • Complete activity on page 15.
  • Mass Brochure is due Monday, September 28th.

7th Social Studies:

  1. Explain how the Iroquois lived.
  2. What were some of the similarities and differences between Native American cultures in the Great Plains and the East?
  3. What might be the difference between a matrilineal society, like the Pawnee, and a patrilineal society?
  4. What views about land ownership were shared by Native American groups?
  5. Why do you think the religion of most Native American people related to nature?
  6. What do Native Americans believe about property?

8th Social Studies:

  • Define Key Terms and People on page 516.
  • Read pages 516-518, answer the reading check on page 518.

7th and 8th grade – September 21st

Reminders: 

  • Home-Academy meeting – 7:00 p.m.- Meet-the-teacher night, this meeting will be virtual.  The login information will be emailed today.
  • No school on Thursday, September 24th, it is a professional day for teachers. 
  • All forms must be returned signed. 
  • Bring a snack every day; water and a snack. 
  • Every student must submit a Heath Screening form every day.
  • Bring a reading book every day. 
  • Bring an extra mask every day.

7-2 Religion:

  • Mass Brochure is due Monday, September 28th.

7th Social Studies:

  1. Finish reading section Chapter 1, section 2.
  2. Complete questions 2a-c and 3a-c on page 15. Answer all questions in complete sentences.  Remember to restate the question in your answer.  

8th Social Studies:

  1. Explain the strategy of the North.
  2. How did the war affect family loyalties and friendships on each side?
  3. Explain the strategy of the South.
  4. In what ways did civilians support the troops?
  5. What was the purpose of the U.S. Sanitary Commission?
  6. What problems did both armies face at the start of the war?

7th and 8th grade 9/18/20

Reminders: 

  • All forms must be returned signed. 
  • Bring a snack every day; water and a snack. 
  • Every student must submit a Heath Screening form every day.
  • Bring a reading book every day. 
  • Bring an extra mask. 

7-2 Religion:

  • Mass Brochure is due Monday, September 28th.

Have a great weekend!

7th and 8th Homework 9/17/20

Reminders: 

  • All forms must be returned signed. 
  • Bring a snack every day; water and a snack. 
  • Every student must submit a Heath Screening form every day.
  • Bring a reading book every day. 

7-2 Religion:

  • Mass Brochure is due Monday, September 28th.

7th Social Studies: 

  • Copy and define Key People and Terms on page 10 (in the back of your notebook)
  • Read pages 10-11 and complete 1a-c page 15.

8th Social Studies: 

  • Complete 1a-c and 2a-c on page 515.

Homework September 16th

Reminders: 

  • All forms must be returned signed. 
  • Bring a snack every day; water and a snack. 
  • Every student must submit a Heath Screening form every day.
  • Bring a reading book every day. 

7-2 Religion:

  • Mass Brochure is due Monday, September 28th.

7th grade Social Studies:

  • Read pages 8 – 9 and answers questions 2a-c on page 9.
  • Answers must be in a complete sentence. Be sure to restate the question in your answer.  

8th grade Social Studies: 

  • Read pages 510- 512 (stop at Reaction to Lincoln’s Call).  Answer questions 1 and 2 below. 
    1. What event led to the start of the Civil War and when did it occur?
    2. How did the issue of succession contribute to the attack on Fort Sumter?
  • Complete Interpreting Maps page 511.

7th and 8th grade Homework

Reminders: 

  • All forms must be returned signed. 
  • Bring a snack every day; water and a snack. 
  • Every student must submit a Heath Screening form every day.
  • Bring a reading book every day. 

7-2 Religion:

  • Mass Brochure is due Monday, September 28th.

7th grade Social Studies:

Answer the questions below using the timeline on pages 2-3.

  1. Based on this line, how would you describe Paleo-Indian migration to the Americas?
  2. How long was it between the initial migration to the Americas and when corn was first cultivated in Mexico?
  3. How long had there been communities in the Americas before Christopher Columbus’s arrival in 1492?
  4. How long before Columbus’s voyage did new ideas spread in Europe?

8th grade Social Studies: 

Answer the following questions using the timeline on pages 506 and 507.

  1. When was the first battle of the Civil War, and where did it occur?
  2. In what year did a sea battle take place between the Monitor and the Virginia?
  3. When was the Emancipation Proclamation issued? 
  4. . How long was the Civil War?

 

7th and 8th grade Social Studies

Important Reminder: Tomorrow is our scheduled gym class, we will not have a traditional gym class.  Instead, Coach Patrick will have health classes for the students.  All students must come to school in their school uniform, not their gym uniform. 

Reminders: 

  • All forms must be returned signed. 
  • Bring a snack every day; water and a snack. 
  • Every student must submit a Heath Screening form every day.
  • Bring a reading book every day. 
  • Class Dojo invitations were emailed to all parents.  Please sign in to Class Dojo.

7-2 Religion:

  • Mass Brochure is due Monday, September 28th. 
  • Cover Family Life book. 

7th Grade: 

  • Define Key Terms and People on page 6 in your glossary (the back of your notebook).
  • Cover textbook

8th Grade: 

  • Define Key Terms and People on page 510 in your glossary (the back of your notebook).
  • Cover textbook

7-2 Homework Due Monday

Due on Monday: 

  • All forms must be completed and returned on Monday; student information and cell phone forms.
  • All textbooks must be covered.
  • Acrostic name poem 
  • Summer assignment
  • Return to School Acknowledgement form (see attached). If you submitted this form you don’t have to resubmit it.
  • Sign in to Google Classroom for all classes.

Read the student handbook with your parents.  The signature pages with parent and student signature will be collected.

Everyday please bring the following: 

  • Health screening Covid form
  • snack (water and a snack) 
  • book to read
  • an extra mask in the event you need to change the mask you are wearing 

Parent Daily Health Screening August 20 (2) RETURN TO SCHOOL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)

 

Please Read: Important Reminders For The First Day of School

Hello!

A few reminders:

Tomorrow is the first day of in-class learning.  The seventh grade will line up in the back yard.  Please have your child look for class 7-2, Mrs. Keaney.   Tomorrow is a half-day, dismissal is at 12:30 pm.  Seventh graders do not have school on Thursday and Friday.  Monday classes resume, full-day instruction, dismissal for 7-2 is at 2:00 PM.  

Please send your child every day with a snack (a bottle of water and a snack) starting tomorrow.

All students must submit every day, the attached “Parent Daily Health Screening” form.  Students will not be allowed into the building if they do not have the Daily Health Screening form.  We will collect the forms every morning during line up.     

Students must submit the attached “Return To School Acknowledgement” form tomorrow.

Looking forward to a great school year!

Parent Daily Health Screening August 20 (2) RETURN TO SCHOOL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (2)

God bless.