7th Grade

The Seventh-Grade Team

                            
Mrs. Coney, Science
Ms. Lorenzen, Reading
Mrs. Marshall, Writing
Mrs. Rossi, Social Studies
Mr. Geiser, Math

 

Upcoming Events

May 14th  Science Fair
 

SCIENCE

This week in Science....

 

This week in Science we will continue to learn about chemistry and equations.  We will have a quiz on Thursday.  Students should be finishing their Science Fair projects this week. The project must be turned in on Monday, May 15th by 7:30am. The students will set up their projects in the gym. They will put their experiments (plants, petri dishes, etc.) and their Science Log in front of their project board.  Judges will start judging at 7:50am. On Monday night, students will return to the Science Fair at 5:15pm.  Parents, family, relatives and friends are invited to attend the Science Fair on Monday night.

I have asked all my students to finish everything by Saturday, May 12th so they are not working on their project on Mother’s Day!

Upcoming Important Dates
Friday, May 11          Science Fair Check – Students need to bring a picture of their completed board.       
Saturday, May 12      Science Fair Project is finished (experiments, project board, graphs, charts)
Monday, May 14        7:00-7:30am  Set up Science Fair Projects and boards in the gym.  All
                                         projects must be turned in by 7:30am.
  Judges start at 7:50am. 
Monday, May 14        5:15pm  Science Fair and awards for all 7th grade students, families and friends                                               
Tuesday, May 15       Science Fair projects will be taken home after school
Tuesday, May 15       Sports physicals at the high school
Friday, May 18          Chemistry Science Test
Monday, May 21        CMS Carnival

 

Social Studies

   With Mrs. Rossi

  • This week, we will continue to investigate whether or not Marco Polo was a fraud: did he actually travel to China? The students are working in groups to examine pieces of evidence to determine whether or not they think Polo actually traveled to China.
  • If your child is assigned In the News this week, it will be due Friday.  Please remind them that they can send me their article of they need me to print it! This is the last week for In the News!

Mr. Geiser’s Weekly

April 23rd-27th

                                                                                                    7th grade math- We will be doing a geometry section this week and will have an assessment on Edulastic by the end of the week. Khan Academy is due on Monday Morning April 30th.

 

*Please check your student’s grades. We have a lot of students not turning in work. They were able to do test corrections for their inequality quiz and if it’s not done, their grade will reflect that.

Pre-Algebra- We will be working on finding the volume of different shapes, working with functions and also two-way tables. Keep encouraging your students to work hard!! We have 2 weeks until the math test!! Khan Academy is due on Monday Morning April 30th

Reading

On Monday this week we will be reviewing concepts we have studied this year in preparation for the test. 

Library- EVERYONE needs a book to read for this nine weeks.  The book questions are on May 8th.  The book can be student's choice.

Skills: We will be practicing test taking strategies for the State Test.

 

Assessment: Quiz on Thursday

 

7th Grade Writing

April 23, 2018

There will not be any RAFTs for April due to test prep.  We are working on informational and argumentative essay writing this week.  Please encourage your child to do their very best work on these review packets so that I have an actual idea of what level they are at.   Please let me know if you have questions about what we are doing in class.

ELA AIR test – 4/24-4/25

Mrs. Marshall

chip_lmarsa@tccsa.net(link sends e-mail) or 330.658.2214 ext. 422

 

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