Topic outline

  • Advanced math - Mr. Strikwerda

    Week of 9/16 - 9/20. Note all the class work is in google classroom at this link: google classroom

    Monday: Integer division and multiplication handout, AND do order of operation handout. DO one hour of ALEKS this week. You should have a total of a minimum of 4 hours by Monday. 

    Wednesday: Algebraic expressions handout and Algebra sheet #1. ALEKS 1 hour this week. 

    Thursday: Algebra sheet #2 and review for integer quiz on Wednesday. 

    Friday: Algebra sheet #3 and ALEKS. 

    Regular math - Mr. Strikwerda  

    Week of 9/16 - 9/20. Note all the class work is in google classroom at this link: Period Period 1: google classroom, Period 2: google classroom, Period 8: google classroom 

    Monday: Complete lesson 12. Hand in your packet. Do #5 - 10 on lesson 13. Do one hour of ALEKS this week. You should have 4 hours by next week. 

    Tuesday/Wednesday:  Complete lesson 13 and # 5 - 14 on lesson 14. Keep working on ALEKS for one hour this week. 

    Thursday: Complete lesson 14 and 5 - 10 on lesson 15

    Friday: Complete lesson 15 and # 5 - 10 on lesson 16. Complete one hour of ALEKS this week. 

    Technology - Mr. Strikwerda

    Week of 9/16 - 9/20. Click HERE  for access to your projects in Google Classroom. 

    Complete your presentation for SPIN DANCE. 

    • PHYSICAL EDUCATION - Mr. Leegwater

              

      WEEK: Sept.17-21

      PLEASE GO TO YOUR PE PAGE FOR SPECIFIC DETAILS AND LINKS TO ASSIGNMENTS 

      NOTE:  Please be prepared to go OUTSIDE during class.  Sweatshirt, Pants and a change of socks are all recommended. 

      Assignments can be found on Google Classroomhttps://classroom.google.com


      Assignments:

      Continue to work on September Fitness Log: Due 10-1

      LAB Thoughts - Week 1: Due 9-23


      • Science 7 - Ms. Beukelman

        Link to Google Classroom

        Monday, September 17:
        None, unless you have any missing or incomplete assignments on PowerSchool that you can work on. If you complete an assignment, please email me so I know to check it again. - due on your block day

        Tuesday/Wednesday, September 18/19:
        Weekly Check #4 on Friday over 1.5, 1.6, and 1.7:

        • 1.5 Show proper understanding of measuring techniques and the use of equipment
        • 1.6 Identify the appropriate situations to make bar and line graphs.
        • 1.7 Calculate the average and range for a set of data.

        Brand vs Absorption Lab Presentation due Friday

        Thursday, September 20:

        Weekly Check #4 on Friday over 1.5, 1.6, and 1.7:

        • 1.5 Show proper understanding of measuring techniques and the use of equipment
        • 1.6 Identify the appropriate situations to make bar and line graphs.
        • 1.7 Calculate the average and range for a set of data.

        Brand vs Absorption Lab Presentation due Friday (1st and 4th hour science - due Monday)

        Friday, September 21:
        As Christians, why should we study science video assignment (on GC), due next week Friday


        Brand vs Absorption Lab Presentation due Monday for 1st and 4th hour only




        • MS Band -- Mr. Veenstra

          Weekly Summary: 

          Friday, September 14: Split rehearsal, AH: Jazz Band

          Saturday, September 15: Playing test/practice minutes due today by 11:55 PM. Instructions for completing the playing test are below. If you choose practice minutes, they are recorded either on the link that is sent to parent emails, or you may complete a (signed) paper sheet found on the piano in the band room. 

          Monday, September 17: Regular rehearsal; AH Trombone/Baritone Sectional

          Wednesday, September 19: Combined band rehearsal

          Thursday, September 20: AH: Percussion Sectional 

          Friday, September 21: Split rehearsal, AH: Jazz Band

          Saturday, September 22: Playing test/practice minutes due today by 11:55 PM. Instructions for completing the playing test are below. If you choose practice minutes, they are recorded either on the link that is sent to parent emails, or you may complete a (signed) paper sheet found on the piano in the band room. 








        • Lit7 | Fox

          Google Classroom Link: classroom.google.com

          Friday 9/14:

          1. No HW

          Monday 9/17 

            1. Finish Peer Interview & 222 word paragraph

            Block 9/18 

            1. Finish reading and asking 4 questions about this article: https://www.apnews.com/0aca7f7ab1bb42e68119e9fb56a960ab

            Thursday 9/20:

            1. Finish Newsela article annotations and icon drawing. 

              1. Annotate

                1. Main Point/argument of article

                2. 3 pieces of supporting evidence

                3. Purpose of text: look back at Text Purposes Chart in Informational reading doc. (linked in Google Classroom)

                4. 2 interesting facts/information learned

                5. Create: Draw an icon on a blank sheet of paper that represents your article.


            Friday 9/21:

            1. Non-Fiction Quiz today

            • LA7 | Fox

              Google Classroom Link: classroom.google.com

              Friday 9/14: Vocab Quiz today

              1. No HW
              Monday 9/17

                1. No HW

                Block 9/18-19:

                1. MAP testing

                Thursday 9/20:

                1. No HW

                Friday 9/21: 

                1. No HW



                • Social Studies | Smeenge

                  Sept. 14 - Sept. 21

                  Friday (9/14)  Finish Current Event Journal IF not completed in class.

                  Monday - Culture Review Sheet on Google Classroom 

                  Block Day -  Prepare for Friday's assessment of our investigation and study of culture.

                  Thursday - Prepare for Friday's assessment of our investigation and study of culture.

                  Friday (9/21) - None expected.


                  Looking Ahead:

                  Nothing major to prepare for.



                  • Bible | Smeenge & Beukelman

                    Sept 11 - Sept 17

                    THE BIBLE HOMEWORK WILL RUN FROM TUESDAY THROUGH MONDAY TO ALLOW FOR TEACHER COLLABORATION ON WEDNESDAYS.


                    THIS WEEK'S BMW - 1 Corinthians 15: 21–22 (NCV) ~ "Death has come because of what one man did, but the rising from death also comes because of one man. In Adam all of us die. In the same way, in Christ all of us will be made alive again"


                    Monday (9/10) - None

                    Tuesday (9/11)- OT Review Questions 7-14 IF not completed in class.

                    Thursday -  Bible Memory for Friday ~ 1 Corinthians 15: 21–22

                    Friday -  Geography of Israel WS IF not completed in class.

                    Monday (9/17) - None Expected.


                    NEXT WEEKS BMW - 

                    Matthew 9:35 (NIV) ~ 

                    Jesus went through all the town and villages, teaching in their synagogues, proclaiming the good news of the kingdom, and healing every disease and sickness.

                    • Spanish 7 | Roskamp

                      Website - Español 7th Grade // Work List - Missing Homework

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                      el 25/26 de septiembre: Prueba de hablar #3 - 3 preguntas / Make sure you have your family tree + writing paper with you when you come to class, we will work on our writing about our family IN CLASS on block day!

                      el 27 de septiembre: 





                      • Art | Geuder


                        Sep 17-21

                        One homework assignment due a week!  Check Google classroom for detailed directions and pictures.  Label your sketch and include time if beyond the required 30 min.

                        Week overview: 

                        Monday: in class: Tessellations - trace grid, create “puzzle piece”

                        Tuesday:  in class: Tessellations, trace puzzle piece.  Bring materials for Genius Hour!

                        Wednesday: No class

                        Thursday: in class: Tessellations: decide half different or all the same.  Sketchbook assignment due!

                        Friday: In class: Tessellations, sharpie.   Sketchbook assignment due!

                        Sketchbook due next week!

                        Hr 2: Normally, Thursday

                        Hr 3: Normally, Friday.  *** if we don’t have class on your designated day, assignment is due the day earlier. 






                        • Orchestra | Mr. Nester

                          Here is the agenda for Mon. Sept. 17 - Sun. Sep. 23

                          MONDAY: - Books!

                          7th = - Billy Tell

                          8th = - Billy Tell

                          AH MONDAY: - Violas / 3rds

                          WEDNESDAY:  7th and 8th grade together = Billy Tell Overture

                          AH THURSDAY: - Cellos

                          FRIDAY: Books!

                          7th = Billy Tell and Shifting Assignment 1 is Due

                          8th = Billy Tell

                          AH FRIDAY: - 1sts

                          Homework: 7th Grade: Shifting Assignment 1 is due on Friday.  

                          • Math | Mrs. DeVries

                            Week of August 20 thru August 26

                            Monday - Check In Day

                            Tuesday - Monday / Friday Schedule

                            Wednesday - Monday / Friday Schedule

                            Thursday - Thursday Schedule

                            Friday - Monday / Friday Schedule