Physical Education August 28- September 1, 2017

EIGHTH GRADE: During this week, the students will work on developing the following fundamental skills of BASKETBALL: passing, dribbling, blocking, and shooting. Students will put this knowledge to test in games. During the week, the students will also have a circuit fitness test.

 

Required Materials for Class:  Tennis shoes, water bottle and appropriate clothing.

 

Optional Materials for Class:  Bug spray, hat and sunscreen.        

PLEASE TAKE NOTE: To participate in class activities and receive full credit for the class, students need to wear appropriate clothing for P.E. class.

 

GOALS: We will use the word RESPECT to set the main goals for the year.

 

Right to Learn – Every child has this right to be educated!

Effort – Win or lose, trying is the most important trait.

Safety – The number one priority each day!

Purpose – Understanding how the activity can benefit you.

Enthusiasm – Positive energy creates a positive environment!

Challenge – Challenge yourself to improve each day.

Trust/Teamwork – Work with and trust others, the result can be amazing!

 

REMINDER: I would like to remind you that all students need to be dressed appropriately for the days that they have P.E. class. Students should refrain from using the following:

–  Dresses for the girls

–  Jeans (shorts or pants)

–  Crocks

–  Sandals

–  Boots

 

RULES:

Have fun!

Candy, food, and/or gum – out of sight, out of mind!

Positive attitude!

Remain in supervised areas all the time!

 

 

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MATH COURSE 3

Week of Aug.28-Sept.1, 2017

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY
Mon. Aug.28, 2017 L.1.6 Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem

Online tutor

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HW: P.1.6

 

Tues.

Aug.29, 2017

L1.7 Distance in the Coordinate Plane

Online tutor

http://www.phschool.com/webcodes10/index.cfm?wcprefix=ase&wcsuffix=0304&area=view

HW: Blog WKSHT

http://www.math-aids.com/cgi/pdf_viewer_4.cgi?script_name=pythagoras_distance.pl&quadrant=1&language=0&memo=&answer=1&x=177&y=34

Wedn.

Aug.30, 2017

The Key to the City – solving real world problems using the coordinate grid

HANDS ON ACTIVITY

Thurs. Aug.31, 2017 Reflections and conclusion of hands on activity
Fri.

Sept.1, 2017

INFORMATION CENTER-IXL SKILLS R.1 AND R.2

 

IXL is also a part of the students’ weekly homework assignments. Each student must complete the assigned IXL activities during the week. This will be checked every Sunday evening. This week the students must complete: IXL SKILLS R.1 AND R.2 DONE IN CLASS, IF NOT CONCLUDED, IT WILL BE HOMEWORK.

MAP TOOLKIT: Do you want to improve your MAP scores? Here is the math website:

http://www.sowashco.k12.mn.us/ro/pages/studentlinks/map/

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Physical Science- Aug 28-Sept 1

Topic: Scientific Method

Classwork: Pendulum Lab- Mastery Model

Homework: View Videos- Write Questions- Due Wednesday, Aug 30th

WiFi Interference- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FVNqnROFiDU
Bouncy Balls- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2UHS883_P60
Fidget Spinners and Magnets- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rNQCFBEHxms
What is a Fidget Spinner Made of- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g_J6oL3xNzg
Floating Eggs- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VAevsIHDnhQ
Potato Battery- https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=potato+battery
Paper Airplanes- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SrZ1bqU_g4o
Parachutes- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UpWU2Hg1sBs

Science Fair:
Topic Selection- by Thurs, Aug 31st
Keywords- by Thurs, Aug 31st (end of class)
Research Resources- by Fri, Sept 1st (end of class)

MATH COURSE 3

Week of Aug.21-25, 2017

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY
Mon. Aug.21, 2017 L.1.4 The Pythagorean Theorem

Online tutor

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HW: OB-pg.587 #s 1-15 all

Tues.

Aug.22, 2017

L.1-5 Using the Pythagorean Theorem

Online tutor

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HW: EB P.1.5

MATERIALS PER TEAM FOR TOMORROW

White glue

Base( cardboard from a box or anything like it)

1 sheet of foami (any color)

Scissors

3 straws

Wedn.

Aug.23, 2017

Proving the Pythagorean Theorem

HANDS ON ACTIVITY

Thurs. Aug.24, 2017 Reflections and conclusion of hands on activity
Fri.

Aug.25, 2017

EARLY DISMISSAL

AM SCHEDULE

NO CLASS

 

IXL is also a part of the students’ weekly homework assignments. Each student must complete the assigned IXL activities during the week. This will be checked every Sunday evening. This week the students must complete:  NO IXL

 

MAP TOOLKIT: Do you want to improve your MAP scores?

Here is the math website:

http://www.sowashco.k12.mn.us/ro/pages/studentlinks/map/

www.prepdog.org/

Language Arts

On this week, the 8th graders will be in the process of starting their first book of the year: Jacob, Have I Loved.  It’s about sibling rivalry, set on an east coast outer bank island during WWII.  In order for the students to get a better understanding of the novel, before they begin reading students will explore what sibling rivalry is, many famous examples of it, birth order, parents choosing favorites and positive/negative outcomes due to sibling rivalry.

Español del 21 al 25 de agosto

Lunes 21 y martes 22: Estudiaremos La fábula .

Miércoles 23 deberán llevar el libro porque seguiremos con la lectura del Popol Vuh.

Jueves 24: trabajarán en ortografía por lo que llevarán su libro.

Viernes 25: no tendremos clases porque hay clases hasta el mediodía y el horario es A.M.

Atte.

Profesora Jazmín Avilez