8th Grade
Homework Blog

February 17 - February 24

Tuesday, February 18

Notes:


History –  continue researching and drafting of History Hall of Fame paper, which is due at midnight on 02.29.20.


English – Rough Draft of Research Paper due next Wednesday, February 26. 6 in-class work days left!


Science – Notes – Rock Strata & Fossils


Math Mod 1 –  practice notes for factoring final – all methods.


Math Mods 2, 3, & 4 – practice notes for factoring final – all methods.


Religion – Lighthouse Project Presentations start tomorrow!


Literature Mods 6, 7, & 8 – Read “I, Too” by Langston Hughes and “A Small Needful Act” by Ross Gay.


Literature Mod 9 – Survival Guide Presentations start Friday. Prepare accordingly.


Spanish –

Wednesday, February 19

Notes:


History –  continue researching and drafting of History Hall of Fame paper, which is due at midnight on 02.29.20.


English – Rough Draft of Research Paper due next Wednesday, February 26. 5 in-class work days left!


Science –


Math Mod 1 –  none


Math Mods 2, 3, & 4 –  review all 6 methods of factoring for Thursday final.


Religion –


Literature Mods 6, 7, & 8 – Finish Thematic Graphic Organizer for “I, Too” and “A Small Needful Act.” Read “I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud” as well.


Literature Mod 9 – Survival Guide Presentations start Friday. Prepare accordingly.


Spanish –

Thursday, February 20

Notes:


History –  review Sec. 7.3 from text as well as posted notes; continue writing U.S. History Hall of Fame essay.


English – Rough Draft of Research Paper due next Wednesday, February 26. 4 in-class work days left!


Science –


Math Mod 1 –  p. 232 WE #s 2-20 evens


Math Mods 2, 3, & 4 –  write and study notes


Religion –


Literature Mods 6, 7, & 8 – Finish Imagery Graphic Organizer. Read “Do Not Go Gentle into that Good Night” by Dylan Thomas.


Literature Mod 9 – Survival Guide Presentations start tomorrow!


Spanish –

Friday, February 21

Notes:


History – continue drafting U.S. History Hall of Fame 2-3 page paper, which is due before midnight, 02.29.20


English – Rough Draft of Research Paper due next Wednesday, February 26. 3 in-class work days left!


Science –


Math Mod 1 –  practice solving quadratic equations – at least 10 problems correctly done; IXL BB.8


Math Mods 2, 3, & 4 – factoring final Part II; IXL AA.8


Religion –


Literature Mods 6, 7, & 8 – (1) Finish graphic organizer over “Do Not Go Gentle into that Good Night” by Dylan Thomas. (2) Have a second draft of your original poem – PAPER COPY – ready to share with your Writing Groups for Monday. Include an author’s note as well. (3) Be prepared for a quiz over the poetry concepts we’ve discussed on Monday (e.g. rhyme scheme, meter, imagery, personification, theme).


Literature Mod 9 – Survival Guide Presentations continue Monday.


Spanish – Commands and Present Progressive worksheet