Brooklyn Middle School2017-2018



GEOGRAPHY RESOURCES

Username: BMS-STUDENT
Password: Geography7

Discovering World Geography E-Book: https://connected.mcgraw-hill.com/connected/login.do
Rand McNally World Atlas Online: https://worldatlas.randmcnally.com

Extra Resources for Global Awareness Project


LANGUAGE ARTS INFORMATION
All information regarding language arts, including assignments & due dates, primary materials, and supplementary resources can be found at the following web address:

https://sites.google.com/a/brooklynschools.org/7thgradeela/





Monday, April 30, 2018
Science: Popcorn model of radioactive dating is due tomorrow. Radioactive dating worksheet is also due tomorrow.


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Geography:Choose project topic by tomorrow!


Reading: IN CLASS: Vocabulary lesson 12 was introduced, we watched a short video on the Kindertransport and began reading The Children Who Escaped the Nazis and worked on accompanying READ THINK EXPLAIN packet
HOMEWORK: Vocabulary lesson 12 due Thursday (skip skill feature pages), test on lessons 11 & 12 on Friday


Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Science: Liquefaction activity is due on Thursday.


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Geography: Research for Project due by Tuesday 5/15; writing due by Wednesday 5/23


Reading: IN CLASS: We continued to work with Scope article The Children Who Escaped the Nazis and worked on accompanying READ THINK EXPLAIN packet
HOMEWORK: Vocabulary lesson 12 due Thursday (skip skill feature pages), test on lessons 11 & 12 on Friday

Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Science: Liquefaction is due tomorrow.



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Geography: Research due by 5/15; Writing due by 5/23


Reading: IN CLASS: I read aloud to the class chapters 1-3 The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle (the author Leslie Connor is coming to visit us in June!)
HOMEWORK: Vocabulary lesson 12 due tomorrow (skip skill feature pages), test on lessons 11 & 12 on Friday

Thursday, May 3, 2018
Science: Quiz tomorrow on radioactive dating and half-life.


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Geography: Research due by 5/15; Writing due by 5/23


Reading: Vocabulary review sheet for lessons 11 & 12, test tomorrow. Also bring SSR book to class tomorrow



Friday, May 4, 2018
Science: No homework.



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Geography: Research due by 5/15; Writing due by 5/23!


Reading: IN CLASS: Graded book reports were passed back, SSR, new Science Fiction book report was assigned (due Thursday June 7)
HMWK: Start thinking about picking a Science Fiction book to read for your next report


Monday, May 7, 2018
Science: Complete August - CT River 2011 map.


Math:Lesson 1 Problem Set #2 4 6


Geography: Research due by 5/15; Writing due by 5/23; Fill out Note-card for Open Note Quiz on Thursday!


Reading: IN CLASS: Vocabulary lesson 13 was introduced, then we did some online READING PLUS lessons
HOMEWORK: Vocabulary lesson 13 due Thursday


Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Science: Continue to work on tracing the flow of water in the CT and Thames rivers. CT River - April 2012.


Math: None due to testing schedule


Geography: Research due by 5/15; Writing due by 5/23; Fill out Note-card for Open Note Quiz on Friday! DATE CHANGED


Reading: IN CLASS: I read aloud to the class chapters 4-6 The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle (the author Leslie Connor is coming to visit us in June!). Also we began a quick author study of of sci-fi pioneer Ray Bradbury
HOMEWORK: Vocabulary lesson 13 due Thursday, Science Fiction book report due 6/7/18

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Science: Complete isohalines for all 4 maps. Begin to color.



Math:Lesson 2 Problem Set #1, 3, 5, 7


Geography: Research due by Tuesday - extra resources at the top of this page!
Writing due by 5/23;
OPEN NOTE QUIZ FRIDAY!!


Reading: IN CLASS: We began reading Ray Bradbury's Dark They Were, and Golden-Eyed
HOMEWORK: Vocabulary lesson 13 due tomorrow

Thursday, May 10, 2018
Science: CT and Thames River analysis questions and map due tomorrow.


Math:Lesson 3, Problem Set # 1 - 3


Geography: Research due by Tuesday! Written Sections due by 5/23! Open-Note Quiz on South Asia TOMORROW!!


Reading: IN CLASS: We corrected Vocabulary Lesson 13 together and finished reading Ray Bradbury's Dark They Were, and Golden-Eyed
HOMEWORK: Bring SSR book to class tomorrow



Friday, May 11, 2018
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Math: No Homework! * HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY! *


Geography: Research due by Tuesday! Written Sections due by 5/23!


Reading: Select your Science Fiction book for your next book report by next Friday 5/18. Book report due Thursday, June 7


Monday, May 14, 2018
Science: No homework


Math: Lesson 4, Problem Set #5 *Lessons 1 - 4 Quiz, Wed. 5/16!!!*


Geography:Research due tomorrow!!


Reading: IN CLASS: Vocabulary lesson 14 was introduced, we reviewed aspects of circular plot structure and took an open book comprehension test on Dark They were, and Golden Eyed
HOMEWORK: Vocabulary lesson 14 due Thursday, Choose your Science Fiction book for your book report by Friday 5/18


Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Science: No homework


Math: *Lessons 1 - 4 Quiz, Tomorrow!!!*


Geography:Written sections due by 5/23!!


Reading: IN CLASS: Students finished their comprehension tests from yesterday and read another Ray Bradbury story, The Golden Kite, the Silver Wind
HOMEWORK: Vocabulary lesson 14 due Thursday, Choose your Science Fiction book for your book report by Friday 5/18

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Science: Continue work on Earth history timeline.



Math: No Homework


Geography: Written sections due by 5/23!


Reading: IN CLASS: We worked on determining theme using three of our previous science fiction short stories
HOMEWORK: Vocabulary lesson 14 due tomorrow... Choose your Science Fiction book for your book report by Friday 5/18

Thursday, May 17, 2018
Science: Continue work on Earth History Timeline


Math:No Homework


Geography: Written sections due by 5/23!!


Reading: IN CLASS: We corrected Vocab lesson 14 together and read more from The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle
HOMEWORK: Vocab review sheet for lesson 13 & 14 (test tomorrow) ....Bring your Science Fiction book that you've chosen to do your book report on to class tomorrow


Friday, May 18, 2018
Science: Continue work on timelines. Include all facts and color. Additional facts + drawings/clip art = extra credit



Math: No Homework


Reading: IN CLASS: Test on Vocab lessons 13 &14, SSR
HOMEWORK: Keep reading for your Science fiction book report- due June 7


Geography:Written Sections due by WEDNESDAY!! Full Project due by May 30th!


Monday, May 21, 2018
Science: . Timelines due Wednesday.


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Geography: Written Sections due by Wednesday!


Reading: IN CLASS: Vocabulary lesson 15 was introduced, we took final STAR reading assessment of the year
HOMEWORK: Vocabulary lesson 15 (including skill feature pages) due Thursday


Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Science: Timelines due tomorrow.


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Geography: Written Sections of Project due TOMORROW!


Reading: HOMEWORK: Complete Read, Think, Explain packet for Scope story Saving America's Wolves if not already finished during classtime

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Science: Quiz tomorrow on the major time periods of the Earth's history.



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Geography: FULL PROJECT DUE NEXT WEDNESDAY MAY 30TH!


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Thursday, May 24, 2018
Science: Quiz tomorrow on the major events for each time period of the Earth's history. Match events with the correct eon, era, and period.


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Geography: FULL PROJECT DUE NEXT WEDNESDAY MAY 30TH!!


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Friday, May 25, 2018
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Monday, May 28, 2018
Memorial Day - No School!

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
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Geography: FULL PROJECT DUE TOMORROW!!!!


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Wednesday, May 30, 2018
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Geography: Geography Fair this evening from 6:30 to 7:30 in the gymnasium!


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