Friday, January 30, 2015

7th Grade Assignments Week of February 2 - 6, 2014

Mon, 2/2           SS         Notes on sources due on Wikipage.

                          LIT        Complete Assignment 12 in ATDPTI.                        

Tues, 2/3           SS         Revised essay on NA Mascots due.

Wed, 2/4            LIT       Complete Assignment 13 in ATDPTI.
                                        You can find the poem "Endless Search" at this link.

Thurs, 2/5          SS         Outline for research paper due.

Fri, 2/6               LIT        Complete Assignment 1 on Lord of the Flies.

Friday, January 23, 2015

Eighth Grade Assignments: Week of January 26 - 30, 2015

Wed, Jan 28          RCG      2 Questions on Class Safety

Thurs, Jan 29        RCG      Gender Project Presentations due.

Seventh Grade Assignments for Week of January 26 - 30

Mon, Jan 26               LIT          Complete Assignment #10 in ATDPTI.

                                   SS            Annotated list of cited sources posted on Wiki

Tues, Jan 27               SS            Thesis and points for persuasive essay due

Wed, Jan 28                LIT          Complete Assignment #11 in ATDPTI.

Thurs, Jan 29              SS             Persuasive essay due.

Fri, Jan 30                   SS             Complete Assignment #12 in ATDPTI.

                                    LIT           Be prepared to debate your position

Friday, January 16, 2015

Eighth Grade Assignments for Week of January 20 - 23, 2015

Tues, 1/20       Writing          Stories due.

Wed, 1/21         Lit                Read chapters 7 and 8 in Animal Farm.
                                              Bring in 3 points to discuss in class.
                                              Bring in your policy debate documents.

Thurs, 1/22       RCG             Five sources for Gender Issue Presentation due.

Fri, 1/23            Lit                Finish Animal Farm (chapters 9 and 10).
                                              Bring in 3 points to discuss in class.

Seventh Grader Assignments for Week of January 20 - 23, 2015

Tues, 1/20          LIT          Complete Assignment # 6 for ATDPTI.
                                            Be prepared for a reading quiz.
                                            Bring 3 points for discussion.

Wed, 1/21          LIT          Complete Assignment #7 for ATDPTI.
                                           Read the articles at the links on the "Native American Sports Imagery"
                                           handout and answer the questions at the bottom.

                           SS            Wiki page set up due.

Thurs, 1/22        SS             Post Project Planner on Wiki.

Fri, 1/23             SS             Post annotated source list on Wiki page.

                           LIT          Complete Assignment #9 on ATDPTI.

Monday, January 5, 2015

Assignments for January 5 - 9, 2015

Tues, 1/6         RCG             Read the article at this link.

                        Writing         Boys

                         Work           Girls

Wed, 1/7         LIT                Read chapters 1 and 2 of Animal Farm.
                                              Bring in 3 points for discussion.  

                         RCG             Historical characters from March to Selma  

                                              Response to Brother Outsider

                        Writing         Girls

                         Work            Boys

Thurs, 1/8        RCG             Mini presentations on Civil Rights Movement history.

Fri, 1/9            LIT                Read chapters 1 and 2 of Animal Farm.
                                              Bring in 3 points for discussion
                                              Quiz on introductory presentation.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Assignments for Week of December 15-19, 2014

Mon, 12/15              RCG          Read the article at this link.
                                                   Give 4 examples of how culture interferes with sexual agency.
                                                   Give 4 examples of how sexual agency can be achieved.
                                                   Write 3 essential questions based on this article.

                                 WTG         Idea in a paragraph for 10-page play.

Tues, 12/16              RCG           Find a current news article about gender.
                                                    Turn in a short summary of the article along with the link.
                                                     Be prepared to share with the class.

                                 WTG          List of characters and summaries of scenes for 10-page play.
                                                    Set up an account at

Wed, 12/17              WTG          5 pages freewriting.

                                                    Bring in card for your KK.

Thurs, 12/18                               Self-evaluations due.

                                                    Bring in snack for your KK.

Fri, 12/19                   RCG          Read "Coming Out in Middle School," pp 101-109 in Gender Book.
                                                     Write a response.

                                   WTG         10-page play due.
                                                     Bring gift for your KK.