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Archive for April, 2013

FIELD TRIP TOMORROW!!!!!!

Our field trip request was lost but FOUND and approved by Dr. Hill!  We will be going on our field trip to the Robie House tomorrow from 10 am-11:00 to learn about Frank Lloyd Wright and the art of architecture. Chaperones-  please be at the school by 9:30 to walk over.  We will return by […]

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Homework Chart April 29-May 3

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Math Unit 7 test  Study Link 8.1  MJ pages 251  MJ pages 252-253  Study Link 8.2 Writing  Exquisite Corpse writing (mystery) Exquisite Corpse writing (fantasy) Select a Seed story. Science(304)  (304)Science Fair presentations  (301)Science Fair presentations  Science Fair presentations 304 Reading Read for a minimum of 30 minutes and make […]

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Weekly Overview April 29-May 3

Dear Parents, HELP!  We are desperate for classroom supplies!  Topping our list is tissue and hand sanitizer.  In addition, paper towel and looseleaf paper would be appreciated.  Thanks!  We will continue presenting Science Fair exhibits in the classrooms.  As soon as we are finished, I will send the top 5 boards from each classroom to […]

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Homework Chart April 22-26

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Math  Study Link 7.9  Study Packet  MJ pages 245-246  Unit 7 ReviewStudy Link 7.10 review for Unit test on Monday! Writing  Rewrite Draft 2 (with revisions) Exquisite Corpse drawing/ rewrite draft 2  Exquisite Corpse drawing Publish Expository Essays   Expository essays dueExquisite Corpse   writing. Science(304)  Science Fair presentations  Science Fair presentations  Science […]

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Weekly Overview April 22-26

Dear Parents, We are so desperate for classroom supplies!  Topping our list is tissue and hand sanitizer.  In addition, paper towel and looseleaf paper would be appreciated.  Thanks!  We are still presenting Science Fair exhibits in the classrooms.  As soon as we are finished, I will send the top 5 boards from each classroom to […]

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Homework Chart April 15-19

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Math  MJ pages 233-234  Study Link 7.8  Integer addition worksheet.  Checking Progress Quiz Math Journal pages 238-239 Writing  Work on revisions  Work on revisions  Work on revisions Work on revisions: (Body para 1:  add details to improve)  Work on revisions:  Body para 2 & 3: add details) Science(304)  Science Fair […]

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Weekly Overview April 15-19

Dear Parents, Report Card conferences are on Wednesday, April 17 from 12 pm- 6pm.  I have sent home a sign-up form. Please specify your 1st, 2nd, and 3rd choices for conferences times.  You may email me your times as well.  Science Fair Exhibits are due this Monday, April 15, 2013.  Please make sure you have […]

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Homework Chart April 8-12

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Math  MJ pages229-230  Study Link 7.7  Study Link 7.6 MJ pages 224-227  Checking Progress Quiz Writing  Work on revisions  Work on revisions Work on revisions  Rough drafts due Science(301)  Investigation C  Investigation D  Investigation E Notebooks are due  All Science Fair exhibits are due Monday April 15. Reading  Read for […]

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Weekly Overview April 8-12

Dear Parents, This is the last week of the 3rd Quarter.   Any late assignments, Science Fair reports, or extra credit must be handed in by Wednesday April 10, 2013. We will be engaged in workshops with the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation this week on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.   These workshops connect with the shared […]

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Science Fair Bibliography formatting:

Format Examples   Books   Format: Author’s last name, first name. Book title. Additional information. City of publication: Publishing company, publication date. Examples: Allen, Thomas B. Vanishing Wildlife of North America. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1974. Boorstin, Daniel J. The Creators: A History of the Heroes of the Imagination. New York: Random, 1992. Hall, Donald, ed. The Oxford […]

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