8th Grade Homework
WEEK 25: FEB 24-28 2020
MONDAY:Find the answer to the first 5 blanks on the study stack.
TUESDAY:Find the answer to the second 5 blanks on the study stack.
WEDNESDAY:Find the answer to the LAST 5 blanks on the study stack.
THURSDAY:Study for your test
FRIDAY:NONE: Answer this question:
What was the major accomplishment of President Harry Truman?
WEEK 24: FEB 17- 21 2020
MONDAY: NO SCHOOL
TUESDAY:None other than what needs to be done for your constitution by team.
WEDNESDAY:: Complete Flipped Assignment #9 and answer the questions.
THURSDAY:Complete Flipped Assignment #10 and answer the questions.
FRIDAY:NONE: There will be a test on the Constitution next week. Be ready!
Answer this question:
What was the major accomplishment of President Jimmy Carter?
WEEK 23: FEB 10-14, 2020
MONDAY: COMPLETE ALL PEER EVALUATIONS FOR YOUR GROUP
TUESDAY: NONE OTHER THAN WHAT MAY BE REQUIRED FOR YOUR CONSTITUTION PRESENTATION.
WEDNESDAY: NONE OTHER THAN WHAT MAY BE REQUIRED FOR YOUR CONSTITUTION PRESENTATION.
THURSDAY: NONE OTHER THAN WHAT MAY BE REQUIRED FOR YOUR CONSTITUTION PRESENTATION. BUT, THINK ABOUT THIS: GOOD JUDGMENT COMES FROM EXPERIENCE AND A LOT OF THAT EXPERIENCE COMES FROM BAD JUDGMENT.
FRIDAY: ENJOY YOURSELVES WHILE WE WORK TO IMPROVE YOUR EXPERIENCES WITH US.
WEEK 22: FEB 3-7, 2020
MONDAY: NONE OTHER THAN WHAT YOUR TEAM NEEDS FOR THE CONSTITUTION.
TUESDAY:WATCH OR LISTEN TO THE STATE OF THE UNION FOR AS LONG AS YOU CAN. BRING IN YOUR QUESTIONS/ OBSERVATIONS. GET THE STOU PASS SIGNED IF YOU WERE ABLE TO SEE OR LISTEN TO ANY OF IT.
DO WHAT NEEDS TO BE DONE FOR YOUR TEAM.
WEDNESDAY: NONE OTHER THAN WHAT YOUR TEAM NEEDS FOR THE CONSTITUTION.
THURSDAY: NONE OTHER THAN WHAT YOUR TEAM NEEDS FOR THE CONSTITUTION.
FRIDAY: NONE OTHER THAN WHAT YOUR TEAM NEEDS FOR THE CONSTITUTION.
ARE GARGOYLES USEFUL?
WEEK 21: JAN 27-31, 2020
TUESDAY:Flipped Assignment #8: watch the video and answer the questions.
WEDNESDAY: FIND THE ANSWERS TO THE 8 BLANKS IN THE STUDY STACK. USE THE PRESENTATION FOUND IN “OUR CONSTITUTION”
THURSDAY: Study for your quiz: Articles of Confederation, Land Ordinances, Newburgh Conspiracy, and Shays Rebellion.
WEEK 20: JAN 20-24, 2020
TUESDAY: NONE. Think about who you want to put a Constitution together with over the coming days. Groups of 3-5 students.
WEDNESDAY: FLIPPED ASSIGNMENT # 6 watch video and answer the questions
THURSDAY: Flipped Assignment #7 (7A is bonus)watch the video and answer the questions.
BUT!! Who do you want to write a Constitution with next week? Decide tomorrow!!!!
FRIDAY:None WHAT ARE THE TWO ARTICLES OF IMPEACHMENT? WHERE WAS PRESIDENT TRUMP ALL WEEK?
WEEK 19: JAN 13-17, 2020 RESEARCH PAPER DUE 15 JANUARY 2020
MONDAY: START STUDYING
TUESDAY: REALLY START STUDYING
WEDNESDAY: REALLY REALLY THINK HARD ABOUT STUDYING
THURSDAY: OK, NOW GET REALLY SERIOUS ABOUT STUDYING
FRIDAY: TOO LATE TO START STUDYING!!!
NAME THE TWO SENATORS FROM NEW JERSEY
WEEK 18: JAN 6-10, 2020
MONDAY: Complete Flipped Assignment #5 (John Paul Jones)
TUESDAY: Develop 5 questions and answers for your game from the presentation on Benedict Arnold.
Reminder: Research Paper due on 15 January.
WEDNESDAY: Develop 3 questions and answers from the presentation on the web site or hard copy. From slides 42-52.
THURSDAY: Develop 3 questions and answers from the presentation on the web site or hard copy. From slides 53-68.
BUT! Start studying now, a little at a time.
Test coming soon, 21 Jan 2020.
WEEK 17: DEC 30- 3 JAN 2020
FRIDAY: None BUT!!! Have a swelleriffic weekend and do something for your parents like picking up after yourself, talking to them, or just doing something for them you know they don’t look forward to doing, like wash the dishes.
WEEK 15: DEC 9-13, 2019
MONDAY: START STUDYING
THURSDAY: COMPLETE FLIPPED ASSIGNMENT #4
WEEK 14: DEC 2-6, 2019
WEDNESDAY: USE THE POWER POINT OR STUDY STACK TO DEVELOP FIVE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS FOR YOUR GAME
THURSDAY: USE THE POWER POINT OR STUDY STACK TO DEVELOP FIVE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS FOR YOUR GAME
FRIDAY: NONE. BUT CONSIDERING THE MAXIMUM SEATING AT LINCOLN FINANCIAL FIELD, INCLUDING SRO, WHAT IS THE PROPORTION OF THE TOTAL EAGLES TEAM, INCLUDING COACHES, AND ASSISTANCES TO FANS?
TEST COMING UP SO GET READY.
WEEK 13: NOV 25-29, 2019
FINISH YOU DRAFT FOR TURN-IN. YES, YOU TURN IT IN ON TUESDAY!!! THAT’S IT FOR HOMEWORK THIS WEEK.
TUESDAY: STUDY FOR YOUR QUIZ
WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY: ENJOY THE TIME OFF WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS, ESPECIALLY THE NEW ONE YOU MADE.
WEEK 11: 11 NOV-15 NOV 2019
MONDAY: Use your notes and the PowerPoint to study for your test
THURSDAY:Answer any 5 of the blank study stack entries
FRIDAY:Think about this:
Am I doing the best I can or am I just trying to get by?
And the bigger question is: Why am I doing what I’m doing?
WEEK 10 4 NOV- 8 NOV 2019
MONDAY: LOOK OVER THE POWER POINT: QUESTIONS?
TUESDAY: USE YOUR NOTES AND THE POWERPOINT TO STUDY FOR YOUR TEST
WEDNESDAY: EITHER ENJOY YOUR 4 DAYS OFF OR KEEP STUDYING.
THURSDAY-FRIDAY: NONE. BUT, HERE’S A QUESTION: HOW MANY SENATORS MUST VOTE FOR IMPEACHMENT AT THE TRIAL IN ORDER FOR THE PRESIDENT TO BE REMOVED FROM OFFICE?
WEEK 9: 28 OCT- 1 NOV 2019
TUESDAY: US THE POWER POINT OR YOUR NOTES TO COME UP WITH 5 QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS FOR YOUR GAME. dON’T GO PAST SLIDE #78.
THURSDAY: USE THE POWERPOINT OR YOUR NOTES AND COME UP WITH 5 MORE Q&A FOR YOUR GAME.
FRIDAY: THERE WILL BE A TEST HOPEFULLY BEFORE THE NJEA CONVENTION BREAK IF ALL GOES AS PLANNED. OTHERWISE, RIGHT AFTER WE RETURN.
Answer this question: Who are NJ’s Senators?
WEEK 6: OCT 7- OCT 11, 2019
MONDAY:Flipped Assignment #3. Watch video on Thomas Paine and answer the questions. (See “I forgot my homework” if needed).
THURSDAY: Use Power Point or notes: come up with 5 questions and answers for your game. Don’t go past slide # 28.
FRIDAY: None, but:
Answer this question: Who is the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations?
There will be a nifty quiz next Wednesday and a test probably the following Tuesday.
WEEK 5: SEP 30- OCT 4, 2019 THERE WAS NO HOMEWORK
WEEK 4: SEP 23- 27 2019
MONDAY: USE THE POWER POINT OR NOTES TO COME UP WITH 5 QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS FOR YOUR GAME.
WEDNESDAY: LOOK THROUGH ALL THE MATERIAL AND FIND OUT WHAT IS CONFUSING YOU. COME IN WITH YOUR QUESTIONS.
THURSDAY: STUDY FOR YOUR QUIZ
FRIDAY: ANSWER THIS QUESTION: WHAT IS A FLINK? (NOT FROM THE URBAN DICTIONARY).
WEEK 3: SEP 16- SEP 20, 2019
WEDNESDAY:Use either the power point or the handout and develop five additional questions and answers for your game on the acts. Include Boston Massacre if we get that far.
THURSDAY: Flipped Assignment #2 Found in Active Classroom.
“Key Decisions in U.S. History: 1773—American Colonists: What Should We Do about the British Tea Act?”
Read the passage and develop five questions pertaining to the acts to use in your game. Answer the comprehension questions (you may be able to re-write them for your game as well.)
WEEK 2: SEP 9-SEP 13, 2019
MONDAY:VIEW THE VIDEO IN “fLIPPED cLASSROOM” INTRODUCING THE CONCEPT. BRING IN YOUR ENTRANCE TICKET AND QUESTIONS. FLIPPED ASSIGNMENT #1
TUESDAY:Find out if you have any relatives, family members, friends, or neighbors that served in the military and would like to be interviewed.
FRIDAY:Answer this question: Who is the Speaker of the House of Representatives?
WEEK 1: SEP 2-6, 2019