• Week of 5/20

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 5/20/2019

    During the week of 5/20:

    Presenting Decade Projects //  Finishing up History of an 8th Grader Project (Due 5/22)

    Homework:

    • History of an 8th Grader- Adobe Spark Final Product due 5/22
    • Decade presentations will start on 5/20

    Important Dates:

    • May 21st- 8th Grade Field Trip
    • May 24th - 24 Hour Run
    • May 27th- Memorial Day - No School
    • May 29th- 8th Grade Promotion Night at CLS
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  • Week of 5/13

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 5/13/2019

    During the week of 5/13:

    Continuing History of an 8th Grader Project // Continuing our Decade Group Projects: Finishing research, planning/preparing presentation, and practicing for actual presentation on Monday (5/20)

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Get caught up on History of an 8th grader letters (Online Journal due on 5/22)
    • Decade presentations will take place on 5/20

    Important Dates:

    • May 15th- Early Release
    • May 21st- 8th Grade Field Trip
    • May 24th - 24 Hour Run
    • May 27th- Memorial Day - No School
    • May 29th- 8th Grade Promotion Night at CLS
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  • Week of 5/6

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 5/6/2019

    During the week of 5/6:

    Wrapping up Book Study & Starting History of an 8th Grader Project // Beginning our Decade Group Projects: Researching and putting together presentation

     

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • May 8th & 9th- MAP Testing
    • May 15th- Early Release
    • May 21st- 8th Grade Field Trip
    • May 27th- Memorial Day - No School
    • May 29th- 8th Grade Promotion Night at CLS
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  • Week of 4/29

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 4/29/2019

    During the week of 4/29:

    B1: Wrapping up Book Study // SS Inquiry: Continue researching questions in your domain

    B2: SS Inquiry: Create a group claim & support it using evidence with your domain research  // Wrapping up Book Study

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Book Study is due at end of class on Friday

    Important Dates:

    • May 2nd- Open House
    • May 8th & 9th- MAP Testing
    • May 15th- Early Release
    • May 21st- 8th Grade Field Trip
    • May 27th- Memorial Day - No School
    • May 29th- 8th Grade Promotion Night at CLS
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  • Week of 4/22

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 4/22/2019

    Friday 4/26:

    B1: Book Study // SS Inquiry: Continue researching questions in your domain

    B2: SS Inquiry: Researching within your domain  // Independent Book Study

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • May 2nd- Open House
    • May 8th & 9th- MAP Testing
    • May 15th- Early Release
    • May 21st- 8th Grade Field Trip
    • May 27th- Memorial Day - No School
    • May 29th- 8th Grade Promotion Night at CLS

    Thursday 4/25:

    B1: Book Study // SS Inquiry: Continue researching questions in your domain

    B2: SS Inquiry: Researching within your domain  // Independent Book Study

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • May 2nd- Open House
    • May 8th & 9th- MAP Testing
    • May 15th- Early Release
    • May 21st- 8th Grade Field Trip
    • May 27th- Memorial Day - No School
    • May 29th- 8th Grade Promotion Night at CLS

    Wednesday 4/24:

    B1: Book Study // SS Inquiry: Continue researching questions in your domain

    B2: SS Inquiry: Researching within your domain  // Independent Book Study

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • April 24th- Early Release
    • May 2nd- Open House
    • May 8th & 9th- MAP Testing
    • May 15th- Early Release
    • May 21st- 8th Grade Field Trip
    • May 27th- Memorial Day - No School
    • May 29th- 8th Grade Promotion Night at CLS

    Tuesday 4/23:

    B1: Book Study // SS Inquiry Project: Begin researching questions in your domain

    B2: SS Inquiry: Researching within your domain  // Independent Book Study

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • April 24th- Early Release
    • May 2nd- Open House
    • May 8th & 9th- MAP Testing
    • May 15th- Early Release
    • May 21st- 8th Grade Field Trip
    • May 27th- Memorial Day - No School
    • May 29th- 8th Grade Promotion Night at CLS

    Monday 4/22:

    B1: Book Study // SS Inquiry Project: Begin researching questions in your domain

    B2: SS Inquiry: Researching within your domain  // Independent Book Study

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • April 24th- Early Release
    • May 2nd- Open House
    • May 8th & 9th- MAP Testing
    • May 15th- Early Release
    • May 21st- 8th Grade Field Trip
    • May 27th- Memorial Day - No School
    • May 29th- 8th Grade Promotion Night at CLS
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  • Week of 4/15

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 4/15/2019

    Thursday 4/18:

    B1: Book Study // SS Inquiry Project: Split up domains

    B2: Present Book Club Projects  // Independent Book Study

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • April 19th - No School

    Wednesday 4/17:

    B1: Book Study // SS Inquiry Project: Work on Questioning group doc

    B2: Present Book Club Projects  // Independent Book Study

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • April 19th - No School

    Monday 4/15:

    B1: Book Study Folders & Expectations // IDR // SS Inquiry Project: Work on Questioning group doc

    B2: Present Book Club Projects  // SS Inquiry Project: Begin researching within domains

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School
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  • Week of 4/8

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 4/8/2019

    Thursday 4/11:

    B1: IDR & Independent Book Project Explanation // Olive Garden Lunch Reward!

    B2: Book Club Project - Workshop time - projects due on Monday 

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Wednesday 4/10:

    B1: IDR // Journal // SS Inquiry Project: Work on Questioning group doc

    B2: Book Club Project - Workshop time  // SS Inquiry Project: Begin researching within domains

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Tuesday 4/9:

    B1: Object Biography: Due today - reading in class  // SS Inquiry Project: Questioning

    B2: Book Club Project - Workshop time  // SS Inquiry Project: Begin researching within domains

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Monday 4/8:

    B1: Object Biography: Peer Editing - Due tomorrow  // SS Inquiry Project: Questioning

    B2: Book Club Project - Workshop time  // SS Inquiry Project: Pick questions and domain

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Book Orders due tomorrow - Order Online using code: L84DN

    Important Dates:

    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School
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  • Week of 4/1

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 4/1/2019

    Thursday 4/4 & Friday 4/5:

    B1: Book Club Project - Object Biography  // SS Inquiry Project: Article & Questioning

    B2: Book Club Project - Workshop time  // SS Inquiry Project: Articles and Questioning

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Book Orders due next Tuesday 4/9 - Order Online using code: L84DN

    Important Dates:

    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Wednesday 4/3:

    B1: Book Club Project - Object Biography  // SS Inquiry Project: Questioning

    B2: Book Club Project - Workshop time  // SS Inquiry Project: Open-Ended Questioning

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • Book Orders due next Tuesday 4/9 - Order Online using code: L84DN

    Important Dates:

    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Tuesday 4/2:

    B1: Book Club Project - Object Biography  // SS Inquiry Project: Finish Word Sort

    B2: Book Club Project - Workshop time  // SS Inquiry Project: Questioning

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Monday 4/1:

    B1: Book Club Project - Object Biography  // SS Inquiry Project: Word Sort

    B2: Book Club Project - Group project descriptions and rubrics due tomorrow  // SS Inquiry Project: Word Sort

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • B2: Project description & Rubric 

    Important Dates:

    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School
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  • Week of 3/18

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 3/18/2019

    Friday 3/22: HAVE A FANTASTIC BREAK!!

    B1: CONGRATULATIONS! 1st Place - top fundraising homeroom!! Reward Earned: Free Period Today!

    B2: Book Club: Come up with a project description and create a rubric with group

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Wed. & Thur. 3/20 & 3/21: IAR TESTING TODAY

    B1: Book Club & Bystander Essay

    B2: Book Club & Bystander Essay

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • March 19, 20, 21 - IAR TESTING
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Tuesday 3/19: IAR TESTING TODAY

    B1: Book Club & Bystander Essay

    B2: Book Club & Bystander Essay

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • March 19, 20, 21 - IAR TESTING
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Monday 3/18:

    B1: Book Club & Watch PSAs

    B2: Book Club & Watch PSAs

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • March 19, 20, 21 - IAR TESTING
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School
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  • Week of 3/11

    Posted by Jessica Ludwig on 3/11/2019

    Friday 3/15: IAR TESTING TODAY

    B1: Book Club & Watch PSAs

    B2: Book Club & Watch PSAs

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • March 14, 15, 19, 20 , 21 - IAR TESTING
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Thursday 3/14: IAR TESTING TODAY

    B1: Book Club

    B2: Book Club

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes

    Important Dates:

    • March 14, 15, 19, 20 , 21 - IAR TESTING
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Wednesday 3/13:

    B1: Upstanders vs. Bystanders: PSA (Due at end of class today) / Book Club

    B2: Upstanders vs. Bystanders: PSA (Due at end of class today)

    / Book Club

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • PSA Due at the end of class

    Important Dates:

    • March 14, 15, 19, 20 , 21 - IAR TESTING
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Tuesday 3/12:

    B1: Upstanders vs. Bystanders: PSA (Due at end of class tomorrow) / Book Club

    B2: Upstanders vs. Bystanders: PSA (Due at end of class tomorrow)

    / Book Club

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • PSA Due Wednesday at the end of class

    Important Dates:

    • March 14, 15, 19, 20 , 21 - IAR TESTING
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School

    Monday 3/11:

    B1: Upstanders vs. Bystanders: PSA (Due at end of class Wednesday) / Book Club

    B2: Upstanders vs. Bystanders: PSA (Due at end of class Wednesday)

    / Book Club

    Homework:

    • Charge your Chromebook
    • Read 20 minutes
    • PSA Due Wednesday at the end of class

    Important Dates:

    • March 14, 15, 19, 20 , 21 - IAR TESTING
    • March 25th ~ 29th - Spring Break
    • April 12th - Institute Day - No School
    • April 19th - No School
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