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Puma 8

Puma
Welcome to the 8th grade Puma team! Our team utilizes several teaching methods to enhance students learning, including hands-on activities, interdisciplinary units, and parallel teaching. In addition, We emphasize diversity and reading comprehension across the curriculum. Our students learn in a positive environment where students can grow both academically and socially. We encourage you to visit the links below for more information about our team.


Puma Staff Members - Grade 8
Name Subject
Mrs. Schettler Math;Team Leader
Mrs. Quale History
Mrs. Nelson Science
Mr. Palmer English
Mr. Carr Art
Mr. Augustadt Band
Mrs. Johnson Band
Mr. Crouse TECH ED
Puma teachers meet everyday between 8:45 and 9:35. Please call during that time if you have any questions or concerns. Extension: 5655


Puma's Weekly Assignments: 12/5-12/9
  Monday (B) Tuesday (A) Wednesday (B) Thursday Friday
English Read "Lamb to the Slaughter" RL.8.3 Final Draft of Patriot's Pen W.8.4 Final draft of "Patriot's Pen" RL.8.4 Phrases L.8.2
Read "Hey You Down There"RL.8.3
Phrases L.8.2
Read "Hey You Down There"RL.8.3
Algebra   Section 5.4

pg 318-319 #8-23 all & 24-38 even + Review Worksheet
  5.1-5.4 QUIZ

Section 5.5

pg 326 #8-38 even
 
Math 8 Standard: 8.EE.6

Activity 3.3

HW: pg 122 #3-15
8.EE.6

Word Problem Stations

HW: worksheet
8.EE.6

Word Problem Stations

HW: worksheet
8.EE.6

Finish Word Problem Stations

HW: Chapter 3 Review Worksheet

TEST on Monday!!
8.EE.6

Finish Word Problem Stations

HW: Chapter 3 Review Worksheet

TEST on Tuesday!!
US History 8.4
Bill of Rights

Civics Test Prep
8.4
Bill of Rights

Civics Test Prep
8.4
Bill of Rights

Civics Test Prep
No School No School
Science Mineral Summative Assessment

- Rock Vocab on Quizlet
Mineral Summative Assessment

- Rock Vocab on Quizlet
- Rock Pre-Assessment
- Introduction to Rocks
No School - Happy Thanksgiving No School
Communications & Collaborations   Finish writing speeches (SL.4)
HW: Vocab Chart

  Group Bibliography and Notes Due (W.8)
Rehearse and Edit Speeches
Genius Hour (W.7 and W.8)
No School
The assignments are updated weekly by the Puma Team. Puma teachers meet everyday between 1:02-1:47. Please call during that time if you have any questions or concerns. Extension: 5668


Puma's Weekly Assignments: 11/28 - 12/2
  Monday (B) Tuesday (A) Wednesday (B) Thursday (A) Friday (B)
English Formative test on sentence structure. L.8.1 Text analysis for "Treasure of Lemon" RL.8.6 Text analysis for "Treasure of Lemon Brown" RL.8.6 Summative test for sentence structure L.8.1
Read "Who Are You Today, Maria?" RL.8.6
Summative test for sentence structure L.8.1
Read "Who Are You Today, Maria?" RL.8.6
Algebra Sections 4.5 & 4.6

HW: pg 264 #1-29 odd
pg 271 #8-27 all
  Section 4.7

HW: pg 279-280 #9-63 odd
  Chapter 4 Review

HW: Review Worksheet

Test on Tuesday!
Math 8 Standard: 8.EE.8

Section 2.5 part 3

HW: pg 81 #13-15 & Solving Systems Worksheet
Standard: 8.EE.8

Solving Systems Scavenger Hunt

Standard: 8.EE.8

2.6 Activity & Lesson

HW: Special Systems Worksheet
Standard: 8.EE.8

2.6 Activity & Lesson

HW: Special Systems Worksheet
Standard: 8.EE.8

Review Stations


ASSESSMENT NEXT WEEK!
US History 8.4.

Civics Test Prep
8.4.

Civics Test Prep
8.4.1 Political Parties
8.4.2 Bill of Rights
Formative
8.4.1 Political Parties
8.4.2 Bill of Rights
Formative

Civics Test!
Science -Finish Identifying Minerals Lab

Mineral Formative #4
Mineral ID Lab Mineral ID Lab
-Finish Mineral ID Lab
-Mineral Final Review

Mineral Summative Assessment on Monday November 21st
-Finish Mineral ID Lab
-Mineral Final Review

Mineral Summative Assessment on Tuesday November 22nd
Communication and Collaboration 8 CHART Guidelines (MTL.11)
Write Intrduction (SL.4)
  Write Outline (SL.4)
Vocab Chart (CRV)
  Write Concl. (SL.4)
Genius Hour (W.7 and W.8)
The assignments are updated weekly by the Puma Team. Puma teachers meet everyday between 11:45-12:30. Please call during that time if you have any questions or concerns. Extension: 5668

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2015-2016 School Supply List


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