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Eighth Grade Daily Plan
Eighth Grade Daily Plan
Anne Burton
Monday, April 06, 2020

Eighth Grade Remote Learning

May 7, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Check Google Classroom Daily

Pre-Algebra: Google Meet @ 10 am

12.3 The Distance Between Two Points

Pg. 390-391

#’s 1-8

Algebra 1: Google Meet @11 am

5-3 Step Functions

Practice and Problem Solving

#’s 15-22

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will go to the World War II Timeline Experience website and review how the war progressed in 1944.

  • Students can watch me read a love letter my grandfather wrote to my future grandmother while he served in the Army in the Pacific during World War II.

SCIENCE

Check Google Classroom for Daily Assignments:

-Review the severe weather powerpoint/notes

-Watch the YouTube video on tornado vs. hurricane: What's the difference?

Non Technology Students:

-Move on to next page of your Weather packet (24)

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to google classroom and if you’re not in, join and use code mrmairz.  Please log your activity each day but do not turn in until 5/5.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

Online Programs

ELA

Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom

Quizlet

Scholastic

MATH

Khan Academy - can be tracked

Prodigy

SumDog

Math-aids.com

Online textbook with “tutor” feature and supplemental materials

Math IXL

SOCIAL STUDIES

Live Life During the Dust Bowl

Username: asdasd

Password: asdasd

https://www.youtube.com/cnn10 (and CNN-10 Worksheet in the Classroom)

SCIENCE

Gizmos

https://www.3dgeography.co.uk/weather-for-kids

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

PE Central - Kids Quiz

Staff Contacts

Mrs. McGee - ELA

Mrs. Fritz - Math

Mr. Sheehan - Social Studies

Mr. Leeman - Science

Mr. England - Physical Education

Mrs. Mingee - Special Education

Mrs. Nicoson - Social Work

Mrs. Burton - OJHS Principal


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

May 6, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Check Google Classroom Daily

Pre-Algebra: Google Meet @ 10 am

12.2 Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem Day 2

Pg. 384-385

#’s 2-16 Evens Only

Algebra 1: Google Meet @11 am

5-2 Piecewise-Defined Functions

Practice and Problem Solving

#’s 16-22

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will complete the worksheet “The Politics of War”.

  • Students can watch me read love letters my grandfather wrote to my future grandmother while he served in the Army in the Pacific during World War II.

SCIENCE

Check Google Classroom for Daily Assignments:

-Review the severe weather PowerPoint/notes

-Watch the YouTube video on the Fujita tornado scale

Non-Technology Students:

-Move on to next page of your Weather packet (23)

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to google classroom and if you’re not in, join and use code mrmairz.  Please log your activity each day but do not turn in until 5/5.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

Eighth Grade Remote Learning

May 5, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Check Google Classroom Daily

Pre-Algebra: Google Meet @ 10 am

12.2 The Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem

Pg. 384-385

#’s 1-17 Odds Only

Algebra 1: Google Meet @11 am

5-1 The Absolute Value Function

Practice and Problem Solving

#’s 16-21

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will go to the World War II Timeline Experience website and review how the war progressed in 1942.

  • Students can watch me read a love letter my grandfather wrote to my future grandmother while he served in the Army in the Pacific during World War II.

SCIENCE

Check Google Classroom for Daily Assignments:

-Review the severe weather powerpoint/notes

-Watch the YouTube video on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane scale

Non Technology Students:

-Move on to next page of your Weather packet (22)

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to google classroom and if you’re not in, join and use code mrmairz.  Please log your activity each day but do not turn in until 5/5.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

May 4, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Check Google Classroom Daily

All classes will have new teacher recommended skills to work on in IXL. Please spend a minimum of 25 minutes on these specific skills.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will go to the World War II Timeline Experience website and review how the war progressed in 1942.

  • Students can watch me read a love letter my grandfather wrote to my future grandmother while he served in the Army in the Pacific during World War II.

SCIENCE

Check Google Classroom for Daily Assignments:

-Review extreme weather powerpoint (record notes for reference)

Non Technology Students:

-Move on to next page of your Weather packet (19-21)

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to google classroom and if you’re not in, join and use code mrmairz.  Please log your activity each day but do not turn in until 5/5.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

IXL

Complete recommendations. (Spend 10 -15 minutes on the Language Arts and Math Diagnostics if you missed last week.)


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

May 1, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Check Google Classroom Daily

Pre-Algebra: Google Meet @ 10 am

12.1 Pythagorean Theorem Day 2

Worksheet not in the textbook

Textbook only students: try additional problems from the homework in the textbook. 

Algebra 1: Google Meet @11 am

10-2 The Cube Root Function Day 2

Practice and Problem Solving

#’s 26-31

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will analyze posters from life on the home front during World War II and answer questions about business and the lives of women, African Americans, and Japanese Americans.

SCIENCE

Check Google Classroom for Daily Assignments:

-Login to the IXL link attached in the google classroom and correctly answer 6 out of the 8 questions provided.

Non Technology Students:

-Move on to next page of your Weather packet (18)

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to google classroom and if you’re not in, join and use code mrmairz.  Please log your activity each day but do not turn in until 5/5.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

IXL

Spend 10-15 minutes on the Language Arts and Math Diagnostics this week. Complete recommendations.


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 30, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Check Google Classroom Daily

Pre-Algebra: Google Meet @ 10 am

12.1 Pythagorean Theorem

Pg. 378-379

#’s 1-8

Algebra 1: Google Meet @11 am

10-2 The Cube Root Function

Practice and Problem Solving

#’s 16-25

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will analyze posters from life on the home front during World War II and answer questions about business and the lives of women, African Americans, and Japanese Americans.

SCIENCE

Check Google Classroom for Daily Assignments:

-Login to the 2nd IXL link attached in the google classroom and correctly answer 6 out of the 8 questions provided.

Non Technology Students:

-Move on to next page of your Weather packet (19)

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Check Google Classroom the code is mrmairz

Complete Activity Log

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

IXL

Spend 10 - 15 minutes on Language Arts and Math Diagnostics. Complete recommendations.


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 29, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Check Google Classroom Daily

Pre-Algebra: Google Meet @ 10am

11.2 Angle Theorems Day 2

Independent Practice

Pg. 359, #’s 8-13

Algebra 1: Google Meet @ 11am

10-1 The Square Root Function Day 2

Practice & Problem Solving

#’s 29-36

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will watch a John Green video about life on the home front during World War II and answer questions about business and the lives of women, African Americans, and Japanese Americans.

SCIENCE

Check Google Classroom for Daily Assignments:

-Read/review page 7 of Air masses and Front notes

Non Technology Students:

-Move on to next page of your Weather packet (17)

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Check Google Classroom the code is mrmairz

Complete Activity Log

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

IXL

Spend 10 minutes on Language Arts and Math Diagnostics this week. Complete recommendations.


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 28, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Please Check Google Classroom Daily

Pre-Algebra: Google Meet @ 10am

11.2 Angle Theorems for Triangles Day 1

Guided Practice, Pg. 358, #’s 1-7

Algebra 1: Google Meet @ 11am

10-1 The Square Root Function Day 1

Practice and Problem Solving #’s 18-28

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will navigate the year 1941 on the “World War II Timeline Experience” website and dig into specific events that played pivotal roles in World War II.

SCIENCE

Check Google Classroom for Daily Assignments:

-Read/review page 2 of Air masses and Front notes

Non Technology Students:

-Move on to next page of your Weather packet (16)

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Check Google Classroom the code is mrmairz

Complete Activity Log

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

IXL

Spend 10 minutes on Language Arts and Math Diagnostics this week. Complete recommendations.


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 27, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

All classes have IXL.com assignments. Please spend at least 25 minutes on teacher recommended math skills. If any student has not put in their time for the prior 2 IXL assignments (4/7 & 4/20), you still need to put that time in.

If you are a packet only, please review Module 10 and 11.1 in your books.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will navigate the year 1941 on the “World War II Timeline Experience” website and dig into specific events that played pivotal roles in World War II.

SCIENCE

Students need to check the google classroom daily for assignment and directions

-Students with packets will move on to the next page in the packet (15)

-In Google Classroom - fill out the google doc logging types of precipitation during the week.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Complete the activity log.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

IXL

Spend 10 minutes this week in Diagnostics in Math and Language Arts.  Complete teacher recommendations.


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 23, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Thursday, April 23

Pre-Algebra: Google Meet @10:05 am

**I have a webinar from 9:30-10 am, so I’ve pushed the start time to 10:05.

11.1 Parallel Lines Cut by a Transversal Day 2; Please visit my Google Classroom for instructions

Algebra I: Google Meet @ 11 am

9-6 The Quadratic Formula and the Discriminant Day 2; Please visit my Google Classroom for instructions.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will navigate the year 1940 on the “World War II Timeline Experience” website and dig into specific events that played pivotal roles in World War II.

SCIENCE

Students need to check the google classroom daily for assignment and directions

-Students with packets will move on to the next page in the packet (14)

-In Google Classroom-fill out the types of precipitation google doc. You will be using the videos you have watched along with your vocabulary worksheet to complete the assignment.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Check Google Classroom the code is mrmairz

Complete Activity Log

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

IXL

Complete recommendations


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 22, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Wednesday, April 22

Pre-Algebra: Google Meet @10 am

11.1 Parallel Lines Cut by a Transversal; Please visit my Google Classroom for instructions.

For those with packets:

11.1 Guided and Independent Practice

Pg. 350-351, #’s 1-16

Algebra I: Google Meet @ 11 am

9-6 The Quadratic Formula and the Discriminant; Please visit my Google Classroom for instructions.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will navigate the year 1940 on the “World War II Timeline Experience” website and dig into specific events that played pivotal roles in World War II. 

SCIENCE

Students need to check the google classroom daily for assignment and directions

-Students with packets will move on to the next page in the packet (13)

-In google classroom watch the 2 youtube links that explains drought.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Check Google Classroom the code is mrmairz

Complete Activity Log

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Check Google Classroom

IXL

Complete recommendations


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 21, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Tuesday, April 21

Pre-Algebra: Google Meet @ 10 am Check Google Classroom for the lesson. We will be learning about Lesson 10.3 Similar Figures: This involves multiple transformations. Your textbook, online book or the packet has this lesson and homework.

Algebra I: Google Meet @ 11am 8-5 Linear, Exponential and Quadratic Models; Please visit my google Classroom for instructions. Instructions will be in my google classroom. Everyone should be using their online textbook.  If you wish to keep additional notes in a notebook, that is your choice.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will read the worksheet “War in North Africa and Europe” and answer the comprehension questions. 

SCIENCE

Students need to check the google classroom daily for assignment and directions

-Students with packets will move on to the next page in the packet (12)

-In google classroom watch the 2 youtube links that explains floods.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Check Google Classroom

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Check Google Classroom

IXL

Complete recommendations


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 20, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents are found there to complete. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom. 

MATH

Monday, April 20

Pre-Algebra: IXL.com

I have added Recommended skills to work on today as an analysis of how well you know Rotations.  Please spend 30 minutes working on the skills I have recommended.

Algebra I: IXL.com

I have added Recommended skills to work on today as an analysis of how well you know Parabolas and Vertex Form. Please spend at least 30 minutes working on these skills.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will read and complete comprehension questions of an article titled “ War in North Africa and Europe”.

SCIENCE

Everyone:

-Log cloud types you observe outside today along with possible weather they may bring.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to “England Remote Learning” for instructions on how to join google classroom. Class code is mrmairz

Please get 30 minutes of activity and log in to the Activity Log Located in Google Classroom.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or other source of your choice.

If you are working out of packets there will be directions in them. 

IXL

Complete assigned recommendations.


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 17, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. All documents to complete are found there. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

  • Choice Board - 2 assignments due per week - due by Friday of each week

  • Assignment Tracker Document - due on Mondays

  • AR/Article Tracker Document - due by Friday of each week

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

If you:

Have internet access: you can login to your online textbook or use your textbook if it is already at home

Have your book at home: use your textbook

Don’t have internet or your book at home: use packets that school has to hand out

Pre-Algebra Day 9: Check Google Classroom for the lesson. We will continue learning about Lesson 10.1 Dilations. Your homework will be a scanned image in the google classroom.  If you do not have access, you can reach out to other classmates and have them take a picture of the worksheet and text it to you.

Algebra 1 Day 9: Instructions will be in my google classroom. Everyone should be using their online textbook.  If you wish to keep additional notes in a notebook, that is your choice.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Secondly, students will work on section 2 vocabulary words: Emphasize → Douglas MacArthur

  • Thirdly, Students will label a map of countries in the Asia and South Pacific.

SCIENCE

Everyone:

-Log cloud types you observe outside today along with possible weather they may bring.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to “England Remote Learning” for instructions on how to join google classroom. Class code is mrmairz

Please get 30 minutes of activity and log in to the Activity Log Located in Google Classroom.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or other source of your choice.

If you are working out of packets there will be directions in them. 

IXL

Diagnostic Assessments for Math and Language Arts needs to be completed by Thursday, April 16, 2020.

You are finished with your diagnostic as soon as you are given a range.  You can start and stop the program. Your work is saved.

BEWARE:  The questions will continue. You only have to work until you are given a range.

There are Teacher Recommendations for skills.  The link is under your name. Do Math skills first.


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 16, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

If you:

Have internet access: you can log in to your online textbook or use your textbook if it is already at home

Have your book at home: use your textbook

Don’t have internet or your book at home: use packets that school has to hand out

Pre-Algebra Day 8: Check Google Classroom for lesson instructions. We will be learning about Lesson 10.1 Dilations. Your textbook, online book or the packet has this lesson and homework.

Algebra I Day 8: Instructions will be in my google classroom. Everyone should be using their online textbook.  If you wish to keep additional notes in a notebook, that is your choice.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Secondly, students will use maps to locate, identify, and label countries in Europe, Asia, and Africa during WW2

SCIENCE

-Access the link in google classroom labels “Cloud Chart”. Use this chart to answer/submit the google doc “Types of Clouds”.

Non-Technology[[[[ Students;

-Complete pg. 8 of your packet.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to “England Remote Learning” for instructions on how to join google classroom. Class code is mrmairz

Please get 30 minutes of activity and log in to the Activity Log Located in Google Classroom.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

If you are working out of packets there will be directions in them. 

IXL

Diagnostic Assessments for Math and Language Arts needs to be completed by Thursday, April 16, 2020.

You are finished with your diagnostic as soon as you are given a range.  You can start and stop the program. Your work is saved.

BEWARE:  The questions will continue. You only have to work until you are given a range.

There are Teacher Recommendations for skills.  The link is under your name. Do Math skills first.


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 15, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

If you:

Have internet access: you can login to your online textbook or use your textbook if it is already at home

Have your book at home: use your textbook

Don’t have internet or your book at home: use packets that school has to hand out

Pre-Algebra Day 7: Check my Google Classroom for information on today’s lesson.  One more day on Rotations. For students without internet, you will have to use the packet for reference and try to come up with your own examples of rotations and how you can tie them into real-world situations. You can email me questions.  Emails sent by 3:30 pm will be answered the same day. After 3:30 pm will be answered the next day.

Algebra 1 Day 7: Instructions will be in my google classroom. Everyone should be using their online textbook.  If you wish to keep additional notes in a notebook, that is your choice.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Secondly, students will use maps to locate, identify, and label countries in Europe, Asia, and Africa during WW2

SCIENCE

-Access the link in google classroom labeles “Cloud Chart”. Spend 15-30 minutes looking over and getting familiar with this information, as you will be using it for an assignment tomorrow.

Non-Technology Students;

-Complete pg. 7 of your packet.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to “England Remote Learning” for instructions on how to join google classroom. Class code is mrmairz

Please get 30 minutes of activity and log in to the Activity Log Located in Google Classroom.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

If you are working out of packets there will be directions in them. 

IXL

Diagnostic Assessments for Math and Language Arts needs to be completed by Thursday, April 16, 2020.

You are finished with your diagnostic as soon as you are given a range.  You can start and stop the program. Your work is saved.

BEWARE:  The questions will continue. You only have to work until you are given a range.

There are Teacher Recommendations for skills.  The link is under your name. Do Math skills first.

Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 14, 2020 

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

If you:

Have internet access: you can log in to your online textbook or use your textbook if it is already at home

Have your book at home: use your textbook

Don’t have internet or your book at home: use packets that school has to hand out

Pre-Algebra Day 6: Check my Google Classroom for information on the new lesson.  We will be continuing lesson 9.3 Rotations. For students without the internet, you will have a worksheet in the packets from Day 5 and have to do the best you can.  You can always email me questions. Emails sent by 3:30 pm will be answered the same day. After 3:30 pm it will be answered the next day.

Algebra 1 Day 6: Instructions will be in my google classroom. Everyone should be using their online textbook.  If you wish to keep additional notes in a notebook, that is your choice.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Secondly, students will watch the speech FDR gave to Congress asking them to declare war on Japan.

    • They will then paraphrase his speech as if they were giving it on Twitter.

SCIENCE

-Check google classroom for the web link to access diagrams, photos, and information about clouds. (spend 15-30 mins studying information)

Non-Technology students:

-Complete pg. 6 of the packet.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to “England Remote Learning” for instructions on how to join google classroom.  Class code is mrmairz

Please get 30 minutes of activity and log in to the Activity Log Located in Google Classroom.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

If you are working out of packets there will be directions in them. 

IXL

Diagnostic Assessments for Math and Language Arts needs to be completed by Thursday, April 16, 2020.

You are finished with your diagnostic as soon as you are given a range.  You can start and stop the program. Your work is saved.

BEWARE:  The questions will continue. You only have to work until you are given a range.

There are Teacher Recommendations for skills.  The link is under your name. Do Math skills first.


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 13, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

If you:

Have internet access: you can login to your online textbook or use your textbook if it is already at home

Have your book at home: use your textbook

Don’t have internet or your book at home: use packets that school has to hand out

Pre-Algebra Day 5: Check my Google Classroom for information on the new lesson.  We will be starting lesson 9.3 Rotations. For students without internet, you will have to use your textbook (if already at home), or prepared packets and do the best you can.  You can email me questions. Emails sent by 3:30 pm will be answered the same day. After 3:30 pm will be answered the next day.

Algebra 1 Day 5: Instructions will be in my google classroom. Everyone should be using their online textbook.  If you wish to keep additional notes in a notebook, that is your choice.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Secondly, students will watch the speech FDR gave to Congress asking them to declare war on Japan.

    • They will then paraphrase his speech as if they were giving it on Twitter.

SCIENCE

-Log onto explorelearning.com and select the relative humidity gizmo. You will be answering the quiz questions below the gizmo. Use the google doc sheet to turn in responses.

Non-Technology students:

-Complete pg. 5 of the weather and technology packet.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to “England Remote Learning” for instructions on how to join google classroom.  Class code is mrmairz

Please get 30 minutes of activity and log in to the Activity Log Located in Google Classroom.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

If you are working out of packets there will be directions in them. 

IXL

Diagnostic Assessments for Math and Language Arts needs to be completed by Thursday, April 16, 2020.

You are finished with your diagnostic as soon as you are given a range.  You can start and stop the program. Your work is saved.

BEWARE:  The questions will continue. You only have to work until you are given a range.

There are Teacher Recommendations for skills.  The link is under your name. Do Math skills first.


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 9, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

If you:

Have internet access: you can log in to your online textbook or use your textbook if it is already at home

Have your book at home: use your textbook

Don’t have internet or your book at home: use packets that school has to hand out

Pre-Algebra Day 4: We are reviewing reflections.  We covered reflections before school was out.  I am including a scanned copy of the worksheet we did in Google Classroom and there are paper copies for those that can’t access the internet. Use this day to review and try some of the problems! If you have any questions, please ask through Google Classroom.  Reflection is Lesson 9.2 in the textbook.

Algebra 1 Day 4: Instructions will be in my google classroom. Everyone should be using their online textbook.  If you wish to keep additional notes in a notebook, that is your choice.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • Students will read comprehension worksheet “Primary Source: Attack on Pearl Harbor”

SCIENCE

-Log onto explorelearning.com and select the relative humidity gizmo. You will be using the quiz questions to guide you through the gizmo setup. (spend 15-20 mins)

Non-Technology students:

-Complete pg. 4 of the weather and technology packet.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to “England Remote Learning” for instructions on how to join google classroom.  Class code is mrmairz

Please get 30 minutes of activity and log in to the Activity Log Located in Google Classroom.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

If you are working out of packets there will be directions in them. 

IXL

Diagnostic Assessments for Math and Language Arts needs to be completed by Thursday, April 16, 2020.

You are finished with your diagnostic as soon as you are given a range.  You can start and stop the program. Your work is saved.

BEWARE:  The questions will continue. You only have to work until you are given a range.

There are Teacher Recommendations for skills.  The link is under your name. Do Math skills first.


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 8, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

If you:

Have internet access: you can log in to your online textbook or use your textbook if it is already at home

Have your book at home: use your textbook

Don’t have internet or your book at home: use packets that school has to hand out

Pre-Algebra Day 3: We are reviewing translations.  We covered translations before school was out.  I am including a scanned copy of the worksheet we did in Google Classroom and paper copies for those that don’t have internet access. Use this day to review and try some of the problems! If you have any questions, please ask through Google Classroom.  Translation is Lesson 9.1 in the textbook.

Algebra 1 Day 3: Check my google classroom for instructions.  

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it. (15 minutes)

  • Students will begin working on Chapter 24 Vocabulary- Starting with Josef Stalin and stopping at Winston Churchill

SCIENCE

-Log onto explorelearning.com and select the relative humidity gizmo. You will be using the quiz questions to guide you through the gizmo setup. (spend 15-20 mins)

Non-Technology students:

-Complete pg. 3 of the weather and technology packet.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Go to “England Remote Learning” for instructions on how to join google classroom.  Class code is mrmairz

Please get 30 minutes of activity and log in to the Activity Log Located in Google Classroom.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

If you are working out of packets there will be directions in them. 


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 7, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Day 2 - All Classes:

IXL - You should have gained access to this website by the time this assignment comes up.  I will be assigning work through this website for you to work on during this 2nd day of remote learning.  If you do not have internet access, I’d like you to come up with real-world examples of how translations (slide) and reflections (flip) are used in different jobs, personal life, parents’ lives, etc. OR find an app for your phone that lets you practice these skills and share them in my google classroom.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

  • The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

  • The second assignment will be reading the worksheet titled “War and Uneasy Neutrality”. After they finish reading, they will answer comprehension questions on a separate google doc. (15 minutes)

  • Students will begin working on Chapter 24 Vocabulary- Starting with Josef Stalin and stopping at Winston Churchill

SCIENCE

-Complete the second half of the weather vocabulary list.

Non-technology students:

- Read pg. 2 of the weather and climate packet.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Please get 30 minutes of activity and log in to the Activity Log Located in Google Classroom.

OTHER-SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.

If you are working out of packets there will be directions in them. 


Eighth Grade Remote Learning

April 6, 2020

ELA

Weekly Assignment: You will find directions for this week’s Remote Learning assignment in Mrs. McGee’s Google Classroom. Those working from packets will find the directions with the paperwork. 

AR: Read 30-45 minutes per week - Directions are found in your copy of my Remote Learning document in my Google classroom.

MATH

Check Google Classroom Daily

All Classes for Day 1

Khan Academy: There will be assigned topics for you to do on this first day of e-learning.  If you do not have access to Khan Academy or Khan Academy does not work on your device that accesses the internet, then you can research and tell me about a mathematician that was important to topics we’ve discussed this year. For fun, students can work on Mental Math Dailies which will be available through Google Classroom and packets for those without internet.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Check Google Classroom Daily

The Google Classroom will have all assignments on a daily basis. Homework will be daily. 

The first assignment will be to watch a daily news program called CNN-10. There is a graphic organizer that goes with it.

There will be a John Green video they will watch on YouTube. It is a brief overview of World War II, and there are questions that go with it. Both assignments will be completed in the Google Classroom. 

SCIENCE

Assignment posted in google classroom:

-Complete half of the vocabulary list over weather terms

For non technology students: 

-Read page 1 of their weather & climate packet

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Please get 30 minutes of activity and log in to the Activity Log Located in Google Classroom.

OTHER- SPECIAL EDUCATION

Math-check google classroom each day for your assignments. You will start each day with Moby Max just as we have been doing.    

Mingee ELA-check google classroom each day.  You should also read 30-45 min/wk from the book, magazine, or another source of your choice.